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Edison Preserves Former Superfund Site

  EDISON—Mayor Jun Choi, along with federal, state and local leaders, announced the township’s purchase and preservation of the former Chemical Insecticide Corp.   “On this historic day, we take hold of a piece of property that was once contaminated…

County Grant Boosts Push To Revitalize Edison Tower

EDISON—The continued efforts to revitalize the Edison Memorial Tower received a boost via a $375,000 grant from Middlesex County. “We’re grateful to the Middlesex County Freeholders for standing with us in our commitment to revitalizing this jewel in our community,”…

Edison Budget Calls For 5% Tax Increase

EDISON – Mayor Jun Choi unveiled his $118 million spending plan for the new fiscal year this week. It includes a proposed five percent increase in the tax rate, which the mayor emphasized was less than the rate of inflation.…

Jersey Fresh Farmers Market Comes To Edison

EDISON—Mayor Jun Choi announced the establishment of the Edison Farmers Market on Amboy Avenue. The mayor lauded the new market as part of the positive changes he is committed to bringing to the community. This is the first Farmers Market…

New Minivan Expands Service to Seniors

EDISON—Driving seniors in need to critical medical appointments has become easier in the township thanks to the addition of a Chevy Uplander. Edison is the first municipality in the county to obtain the Uplander – a minivan with a manual…

Choi Sends Off Troops at Farewell Salute

EDISON—While attending the recent farewell salute at Fort Dix, Mayor Jun Choi thanked some of the 3,000 New Jersey soldiers who have been deployed for “Operation Iraqi Freedom.” Twenty-three soldiers in the one-year deployment are from Edison. They are part…

Edison Resident Receives Jefferson Award

EDISON—Township resident Walter Stochel, an environmentalist and historical preservationist, has been named a New Jersey Jefferson Award winner. “Walt Stochel has always made Edison proud and he has done so again in receiving this award. Citizens who give of themselves…

Construction Started On Public Safety Center Project

EDISON—Mayor Jun Choi, along with public safety officials and members of the business community, dug shovels into the ground last week to break ground for a new public safety center. Construction has officially started on the Edison Public Safety Center…

Choi Promotes Autism Awareness Month

EDISON—Mayor Jun Choi has declared April as Autism Awareness Month in Edison. “There are no real answers yet. There is no cure. But the hope is that by emphasizing awareness, answers will come,” Choi said. According to the Autism Society…