Monthly Archives: January 2015

Oh, Christmas tree!

What happens after the holiday is over? ~ 1/3 of the households in Harrington Park leave a tree at the curb. The HP DPW truck makes the rounds in January, weather permitting, and the balsams and firs and pines are … Continue reading

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Brine stripes and Burkhardt Lane

Did you notice the striped roadways around town (and surrounding towns and interstates) today?  The HP DPW started using a brine solution (23% salt by weight solution) on the roadways in town two winters ago. The stripes of salt that … Continue reading

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The George Street Park Skating Pond

The George Street Park in Harrington Park has a large field that is flooded by the fire department in the middle of December each year. It is an event that is anticipated for weeks by all who live in town. … Continue reading

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HP parks are open 365 days a year! A winter walk at Pondside Park

These photos were taken at ~ 9am on Friday, Jan 9th at Pondside Park. I entered the park from Loh’s Place, walked across the ball field, then down Kolder Way to Blanche. It was so beautiful and peaceful with the … Continue reading

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Welcome to 2015! New meeting time, 2014 Sustainable Jersey recertification, looking forward to a fourth year in 2015 > join us!

The Harrington Park Green Team was formed in September 2009 as an advisory body to the Harrington Park Environmental Commission. The Green Team is composed of borough officials and residents who are “committed to developing strategies that will reduce our … Continue reading

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