Emergency Preparedness Information Bulletin from Mayor Shehady
Official provides information in advance of storm.
In light of potential weather conditions and forecasts about “Sandy”, the Township of Springfield is actively monitoring the approaching major storm and we have initiated inter-departmental communication as well as talks with County, State and Federal officials to take the steps necessary at this time. We understand any concerns that may exist and we have the appropriate municipal officials at the ready to deal with the weather situation. Planning meetings are scheduled and information or details will be released as soon as they are available.
Residents are encouraged to check all pumps, chain saws, generators and other emergency equipment. Residents should visit the New Jersey Office of Emergency Management “Ready” website for hurricane preparedness.
The National Hurricane Center of the National Weather Service and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration offers information about Hurricane Sandy here.
Schedule Changes & Delays
UPDATE: (10/25/2012 – 4:53 p.m.)
- Springfield Business Improvement District Presentation & Report (originally scheduled for Monday, October 29) has been postponed and a new date will be announced
- New Jersey Department of Transportation Morris Avenue (from Mountain Avenue to Short Hills Avenue) repaving project (originally scheduled to begin Thursday, October 25) has been postponed and a new date will be announced
Federal Emergency Management “Ready” – http://www.ready.gov
- National Hurricane Center -
- National Weather Service - http://www.weather.gov
- New Jersey Office of Emergency Management “Ready” - http://www.ready.nj.gov
- Township of Springfield –