PURPOSE: The City of Orange Township is seeking funding through the State of New Jersey’s Urban Parks Pro- gram and Green Acres Pro- gram for improvements at Colgate Park located at 100 N Day Street, Orange, NJ 07050 nearest intersection at N Day Street and New Street (Block 2002, Lot 19).
PROJECT SCOPE: The City of Orange Township proposes improvements at Colgate Park including rehabilitation of gazebo, installation of pic- nic tables, park benches, and playground equipment, as well as resurfacing and reconstruction of circulation paths and playground rub- ber surfacing. A concept plan showing the proposed changes, a preliminary cost estimate, and an environ- mental impact assessment for the project can be found at: www.orangenj.gov.
PUBLIC HEARING INFORMA- TION: The public is encour- aged to attend a public hear- ing to learn more about the proposal and to ask questions or provide comments on the proposed plan on January 16, 2024, at 6:00 PM as part of the Orange Council Meeting. The meeting will be held at City Hall at 29 N Day Street, Orange, NJ 07050. This meeting will take place in person with no remote ac- cess. The Director of Public Works and City Council members will be available to discuss the project and an- swer questions. All residents are encouraged to attend and participate. To provide written comments on the proposed application, or to request a copy of the final application, please contact:
Keesha Lewis at klewis@ora ngenj.gov, 973-952-6080, or 29 North Day Street, Orange, NJ 07050.