Municipal Offices Closed for Presidents' Day
All municipal offices will be closed on Monday, February 19th in observance of Presidents' Day. Offices will reopen on Tuesday, February 20th at 8:30 am.
Plainsboro Offers Opportunity For Resident Feedback
The Township has unveiled a survey that allows residents to give their feedback on how municipal services are provided to the community. The five brief questions can be filled out on an interactive form on the Township’s website.
Plainsboro Township is committed to providing the highest level of customer service, and resident feedback is a means to assist us in improving the delivery of municipal services....
Click here to access the Customer Service Survey https://www.plainsboronj.com/…/G…/Customer-Service-Survey-81
Plainsboro Welcomes BioLabs Center
A unique partnership between Princeton University and BioLabs of Cambridge, Mass. has led to the creation of a coworking workspace, which will become home to about 25 high-potential life-science startups — and a new biotech hub for the surrounding communities.
A media tour was held on January 29th for the new facility, Princeton Innovation Center BioLabs, located at 303A College Road East in Plainsboro. The New Jersey biotech hub has capacit...y for about 125 scientists and entrepreneurs. It enables startups to test and develop their science faster, and allows for more efficient use of capital by offering: fully equipped and supported lab and office space, unparalleled access to capital and industry partners, as well as programming — much of which is open to the public and the larger biotech community. For more information, or to apply for space, visit http://www.princetonbiolabs.com/index.htm
Pictured from left to right: Nishta Rao, Site Director for Princeton Innovation Center BioLabs; Johannes Fruehauf, Founder and CEO of BioLabs and Paul LaMarche, Vice Provost, Space Programming and Facilities at Princeton University, and Chairman of the Princeton Innovation Center, LLC, answer questions from the press about the new facility.
This facility joins other locations presently operating in Boston, Cambridge, New York, North Carolina, San Diego and San Francisco.
Plainsboro Saves Residents Money on Energy Costs
Township officials have exercised three available options designed to save taxpayers money through a reduction in municipal energy costs. To learn more about Plainsboro’s participation in the state’s Direct Install Program, the Board of Public Utilities’ Clean Energy Program and the establishment of the Plainsboro Community Energy Aggregation Program, click here to read an article from the January edition of NJ Municipalities Magazine.
1st Quarter Property Taxes Due February 1st
Property taxes for the 1st quarter of 2018 are due on February 1st. Payments are accepted online through our website at www.plainsboronj.com Payments can be made by credit card, e-check, or debit card. A convenience fee applies. To make an online payment, click the "Online Payments" icon located on the website homepage.
For a no-cost electronic option, Automatic Clearing House (ACH) payment is also available. Register with the Tax Collector's office and your preauthorized bank account will be debited each quarter for the amount due on your block and lot.
The Plainsboro Human Relations Council will hold its 4th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. “Make a Difference” Volunteer Awards this Sunday, January 14, 2018 at the Plainsboro Recreation and Cultural Center. Please join us in recognizing some of the outstanding volunteers in our community.
Township Committee Reorganizes
The Township Committee reorganized on Wednesday, January 3rd. Mayor Cantu (accompanied by his wife Gale Cantu) was sworn in by Judge Gary Wolinetz for his 15th term, having served as Mayor for 38 years. Looking ahead the Mayor highlighted many exciting goals and challenges for 2018.
Offices Closed for the Winter Holidays
All municipal offices will be closed on Monday, December 25th and also on Tuesday, December 26th for the holidays. Offices will reopen on Wednesday, December 27th at 8:30am.
Offices will also be closed on Monday, January 1st in observance of New Year's Day and will reopen on Tuesday, January 2nd at 8:30am.
Plainsboro Coffee Beanery Has Opened!
On December 18th, Mayor Cantu cut the ribbon to the new Coffee Beanery located at 103 Morgan Lane.
In addition to coffee, tea and other specialty beverages, the Coffee Beanery also offers a variety of baked goods, soups, salads, wraps and other lunch items....
Pictured with Mayor Cantu are (from left to right) Lauri Names of Thompson Management Company and shop owners/partners Emad Mohamed and Mohamed Aboukhalid.
~Demolition Makes Way for New Adult Retirement Community in Plainsboro~
Demolition and site clearing have begun for an exciting new project; a new 305 unit adult retirement community called Riverview at Princeton. The project will be situated on about 36 acres, off of Plainsboro Road between Merwick and Firmenich. This age-restricted development is planned as a four and five story main building containing 260 rental apartments, including 15 studio units, 145 one bedroom unit...s, and 100 two-bedroom; 39 of the one bedroom units will be affordable units, which will be dispersed throughout the building.
This building also includes an indoor parking garage and a full range of indoor and outdoor amenities. In addition, there will be 45 two-story for-sale townhouse units ranging in size from 1,954 to 2,124 square feet that include two car garage units with driveway parking. The development contains a large open space area served by walking paths connected to Millstone River Park. An April 2019 partial opening is targeted, with an anticipated building construction completion date of July 2019.
To learn more about the project, click here - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1WcRqv9FEP8
2017 Leaf Collection Complete
The 2017 leaf collection program has ended. Residents are asked to no longer place leaves curbside for collection. Although there will be no new collections scheduled, Public Works staff will collect piles currently remaining.
‘Tis the Season of Giving’ - Blood Drive
Please support the blood drive at the Plainsboro library on December 28. For more information click here http://nj-plainsboro.civicplus.com/DocumentCenter/View/5270
~Reorganization Meeting Scheduled for January 2, 2018 at 6:30 p.m.~
Mayor Cantu and the Plainsboro Township Committee cordially invite you to attend the annual Reorganization Meeting on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. The meeting will be held in the court room of the Plainsboro Municipal Building, 641 Plainsboro Road, Plainsboro, NJ.
Formal actions will be taken by the Township Committee....
For more information contact - email@example.com
Traditions is Coming to Town!
All are invited to the Plainsboro Recreation & Cultural Center this Saturday, December 2nd from 1:00-4:00 PM for our annual Traditions event! Celebrate the holiday season with Old English strolling carolers, horse drawn carriage rides, African drumming, Mexican “Day of the Dead” face painting, food, crafts, and of course, Santa. Don’t miss this year’s new edition: a LIVE ICE CARVING beginning at 1:45pm!
Activities are free and scheduled througho...ut the afternoon.
For more information on these or any of our other exciting programs contact the Plainsboro Recreation & Cultural Center:
Address: 641 Plainsboro Road, Plainsboro, NJ 08536
Phone: 609-799-0909 x1719
Dog Park Closed on Wednesday, November 29th
The Plainsboro Park Dog Park is closed Wednesday, November 29, 2017 for maintenance.
The Dog Park will reopen on Thursday, November 30, 2017. Thank you!