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Hillsborough Republicans are proud to, AGAIN, announce that Hillsborough is ranked as one of the BEST places to live in the USA. We work incredibly hard to make this a reality day after day.
From the article: Data compiler Niche assigned a grade, on an A+-to-D- scale, to almost every town in the state for its 2020 rankings of the "Best Places to Live" in New Jersey. It took several factors into consideration, such as the quality of local schools, crime rates, housing trends, employment statistics, and access to amenities.
Hillsborough received an overall Niche grade of A+.
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"Keeping Hillsborough one of the BEST places to live in the USA."
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We truly believe the history of our town is vital to protect. The article from TAPINTO highlights just one way we are focused on maintaining the historical elements of our beautiful town.
Hillsborough township's Department of Public Works has removed the oxidized copper cupola that sat atop the township's former administration building on East Mountain Road for safe keeping until officials finalize plans to include the historic artifact in a display that will be emblematic of a time when farms and pastures dominated the landscape.
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Hillsborough Republicans show up strong for the Hillsborough Business Association - Mayor Lipani and Committeeman Ruh lead the way for the event
The Hillsborough Business Association is a integral part of our community and our Republican leadership team know it. On March 23rd your Mayor Lipani and Committeeman Ruh represented the Township as the HBA honored local business leaders.
Your Republican leadership team are in it for the RIGHT reasons and will ALWAYS support our local businesses.
Deputy Mayor Britting proudly announces that Hillsborough Republicans protect ~60 acres of our precious land
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An Auten Road farm property owned by Hillsborough Township, totaling 58.71 acres, was recently put up for public bid, in an effort to further preserve farmland, announced Deputy Mayor Britting, at Tuesday’s Township Committee Meeting.
Going forward this parcel can only be sold and used as farmland, as it now carries a deed restriction.
"It is staying as farmland preserve in deed. It will never be anything but farmland," said Mayor Shawn Lipani at the Feb. 28 meeting.
"This farm must stay a farm into perpetuity," said Britting, Liaison to the Agricultural Advisory Committee. "Land preservation remains a top priority in Hillsborough Township and each parcel preserved and protected from development maintains that goal," said Britting.
The owners of this parcel will begin farming for the spring growing season.
The Hillsborough Township Republican Committee selected Committeeman Jim Ruh and Catherine Payne to run in the Republican primary this June. As a 35 year plus resident, Committeeman Jim Ruh was appointed to the Hillsborough Township Committee last winter and previously served on the Hillsborough Board of Education. Catherine Payne who has lived in Hillsborough since 2007 currently serves on the Township Board of Adjustment and a Volunteer at GIGI’s Playhouse and Saint Joseph’s Church in Hillsborough.
Click below to learn more about these two amazing leadership talents seeking your vote this November:
Promises made. Promises kept. Your Republican leadership team updates on road & infrastructure updates: A focus on Amsterdam Drive
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As the weather warms your Republican leadership is focused on "driving" their infrastructure promises. With the newly launched infrastructure software launched by Mayor Lipani and the Township Committee and the yearly road patchwork across the town, roadwork is now a sustainable effort for Hillsborough Township.
As it pertains to the Amsterdam project, Hillsborough Committeeman Ciccarelli made it clear that this leadership team is focused on minimal financial impact to Township resident taxpayers. "The township received grants for all three phases so full repaving will be at a minimal cost to the township," said Ciccarelli.
Promises kept. Promises made. At little cost to taxpayers. The Republican way.
Safety update from Committeeman Tomson: Republicans make Hillsborough a safer space for online purchase transactions
At the March 14th Township Committee meeting Committeeman Tomson provided an update related to a new, safe zone area, at the Township building that allows people buying and selling items online to meet. This is a simple and common sense tactic that your Republican team implemented to ensure people, not only feel safe when making online transactions, but creates a safe space near the police station at the Township building for online/social media purchases.
"Keeping Hillsborough one of the best places - and safest - to live in the USA!"
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Deputy Mayor Britting led the swearing ceremony for Hillsborough's new Police Captain, Lieutenant, and Sergeant. Your Republican team is proud to work closely with the best-in-class police in Hillsborough Township. The ceremony included many of the Township police officers and the families of the newly promoted police leadership team members. Deputy Mayor Britting said, "We are incredibly fortunate to have such a deep bench of police leadership and today was a great day for Hillsborough." He continued, "This police leadership team are focused on protecting this town for years to come."
Your Republican Committee leadership team is committed to making sure Hillsborough is safe for everyone and will keep it one of the best places to live in the USA.
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In order to make the process for Somerset County to help Hillsborough preserve even more open space in the Township, your Republican Township Committee voted to waive land purchase fees. Committeeman Ciccarelli stated, "This is an opportunity for the Township to assist Somerset County with the purchase of this property for Open Space preservation in connection to the Sourland Mountain Preserve."
Hillsborough Township has approximately 40% open space preserved. Your Republican team is ALWAYS committed to protecting our land and will continue to make sure the right steps are taken to protect the natural beauty of our Township.
Once again, PROMISES made, promises KEPT by Hillsborough Republicans.