ESSEX COUNTY EXECUTIVE DIVINCENZO ANNOUNCES 795,558 VISITORS CAME TO ESSEX COUNTY TURTLE BACK ZOO IN 2016 New Annual Attendance Record Set for 12th Consecutive Year

03 Jan ESSEX COUNTY EXECUTIVE DIVINCENZO ANNOUNCES 795,558 VISITORS CAME TO ESSEX COUNTY TURTLE BACK ZOO IN 2016 New Annual Attendance Record Set for 12th Consecutive Year

 West Orange, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced that Essex County Turtle Back Zoo welcomed 795,558 visitors in 2016, which set a new annual attendance record for the 12th consecutive year. This was the second time in the Zoo’s history that...

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28 Dec ESSEX COUNTY EXECUTIVE DIVINCENZO ANNOUNCES COMPLETION OF 14 INTERSECTION UPGRADES ALONG LYONS AVENUE AND CHANCELLOR AVENUE IN IRVINGTON

Irvington, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. was joined by Irvington Mayor Tony Vauss on Wednesday, December 28th to announce that 14 intersections along Chancellor Avenue and Lyons Avenue in Irvington were modernized as part of a Federally-funded $6.4 million project. Upgrading...

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22 Dec ESSEX COUNTY EXECUTIVE DIVINCENZO ANNOUNCES RECORD ATTENDANCE AT ESSEX COUNTY TURTLE BACK ZOO FOR 12TH CONSECUTIVE YEAR New Annual Attendance Record is 755,240

West Orange, NJ – On Wednesday, December 21st, Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. welcomed the Vickers family from Bloomfield as the 755,240th visitors to Essex County Turtle Back Zoo during 2016. This breaks the annual attendance record set last year and is the...

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21 Dec ESSEX COUNTY EXECUTIVE DIVINCENZO PRESENTS AWARDS IN 12th ANNUAL SUSTAINABLE HOMES AND HABITATS GINGERBREAD CONTEST Holiday Contest Helps Raise Awareness about Nature and the Environment

Roseland, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. presented awards to the children and families who participated in the Essex County Environmental Center’s 12th Annual Sustainable Homes and Habitats Gingerbread Contest on Tuesday, December 20th.  There were 37 entries in this year’s...

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12 Dec ESSEX COUNTY EXECUTIVE DIVINCENZO ANNOUNCES OPENING OF ESSEX COUNTY CEDAR GROVE PARK & ROBERT J. O’TOOLE COMMUNITY CENTER 77-Acre Park Developed on site of the Old Essex County Hospital Center Community Center Named for Retired Cedar Grove Mayor and 12-Year Councilman

Cedar Grove, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced the completion of the 77-acre Essex County Cedar Grove Park and the Robert J. O’Toole Community Center on Fairview Avenue in Cedar Grove on Monday, December 12th. Developed on the site of the...

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11 Nov ESSEX COUNTY EXECUTIVE DIVINCENZO HOSTS SEVENTH ANNUAL VETERANS DAY OBSERVANCE AT ESSEX COUNTY VETERANS MEMORIAL PARK Veterans and Essex County Employees Mike Festa and Clarence Jackson are Presented with Essex County Community Star Awards

Newark, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. presented the Seventh Annual Essex County Veterans Day Observance in Essex County Veterans Memorial Park in Newark on Thursday, November 10th. During the ceremony, the County Executive recognized U.S. Military Veterans and Essex County employees...

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07 Nov ESSEX COUNTY EXECUTIVE DIVINCENZO, NUTLEY EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION, NUTLEY PUBLIC SCHOOLS AND PASSAIC VALLEY SEWERAGE COMMISSION ANNOUNCE COMPLETION OF OUTDOOR CLASSROOM IN ESSEX COUNTY YANTICAW PARK

Nutley, NJ – On Monday, November 7th, Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. joined with representatives from the Nutley Educational Foundation, Nutley Public School District and the Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission to announce that the outdoor classroom and amphitheater in Essex County Yanticaw Park...

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