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Help make trick-or-treating safe and enjoyable for children with food allergies by participating in the Teal Pumpkin Project.
1) Buy small, inexpensive non-food treats (erasers, glo-sticks, vampire fangs, bouncy-balls, etc)
2) Paint a pumpkin Teal and place it by your front door
3) Display a sign at your door advertising your participation
For more information on food allergies and the Teal Pumpkin Project, including more ideas for non-food treats, please visit www.foodallergy.org/teal-pumpkin-project
Proposed Bandshell Project
A bandshell and restrooms is proposed for the west end of Little Franklin Field. It is envisioned that the bandshell would be used for Hawthorne Day, summer outdoor concerts and community movie nights. Click here for the proposed site plan.
Coming in 2015
Downtown Streetscape Project
There will be a presentation of the design for this project at the Council Meeting on 10/15, at 7pm.
Copy of 10-15-2014 presentation
The Borough of Hawthorne has received a grant ofi federal Community Development Block Grant - Disaster Recovery funds (CDBG-DR) through the State of New Jersey and the County of Passaic for the buyout of certain flood-prone residential property near the Passaic River. For a copy of the full Passaic County Plan for the use of CDBG-DR monies, click here. For Passaic County's commitment to Fair Housing in conjunction with this grant, click here.