Citing cuts in state aid, expenses from retirement buyouts and unexpected snow-removal costs, Mayor Gerald Scharfenberger announced the nixing of the plans for fields at Croydon Hall and West Front Street last night.
From the Press:
“I see no way to go forward with this,” Scharfenberger said during a community meeting at Croydon Hall on Tuesday. “In terms of what had to go, this became something of a no-brainer.”
The Township Committee intends to cancel the $2.4 million bond authorized to finance the work and return the money it had borrowed, Township Administrator Anthony Mercantante said.