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Paul's Episcopal Church,
Westfield, Friday evening,
October 10 and Saturday,
October 11.
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   The conference will
start with a potluck supper
at the church at 6 p.m. on
Friday, and is scheduled
to conclude by mid-
nftcrnoon on Saturday.
The program is planned to
include discussion of sub-
                                           Call For Preservation Of Scotch Plains
jects such as development
of small groups, need for
group covenants, flow of
meetings, role playing,
listening, and information
resources.
   The workshop, which
cordially invites those in-
terested from all area
churches, will be con-
ducted by an experienced
 leadership team from the
 First Presbyterian Church
of Bethlehem, Penna., a
 pioneer in the small group
 movement         and its
 significance in church pro-
 gress. The Rev. David L.
                                                                                                      DOROTHY DALLAH                                                                 JOSEPH VOGEL
 James,       St. P a u l ' s      Ben, a licensed prgfeimional engineer U a highly                Dorothy is an Educational Specialist vtith the N J ,                      Joseph i? an eciinumi«i and community leader in
 associate rector, will be in      respected member of our community * i t h proven                Department of Education; a local Recreation                               environmental protection.       A visiting scholar at
 charge of the conference.         administrative ability, A sueres»ful businessman, Ben           Commissioner; and doctoral candidate at Rutgers. She                      Harvard University's Dept, of Evolutionary Biology,
                                   has devoted a lifetime to helping other? «s                     has undertaken challenges in the community, her                           Joseph is a doctoral candidate at Rutgers, He'i assisted
    For details, contact St.       demonstrated as a Trustee of the Immaculate Heart of            church, and profession. Receiving the Outstanding                         residents i n their fight to protect the character of
 Paul's, Westfield, (201)          Man Church, an artive member of UNICO, founding                 Educator and DAR CUiienship Medal arc examples of                         Scotch Plain!. . . . to preserve Southside wetlands
                                   member of the N j , Kidney Fund, chairman of the                Dorolhy">. dedication to equality and excellence, A                       (Lamlierts M i l l and Rahuay Road areas) , • , concern
 232.8506.                         Union County Co-ordinatitip Agency for Hipher                   professionally trained administrator. Dorolhj has                         about unneeded road vtideninps . . . to prevent
                                   Education, and Union County College Trustee. Ben, a>            demonstrated leadership in a»?Utin|£ residents in                         overdevelopment and urbanization of open spaces and
                                   a former chairman of the Planning board, knows that             zoning and planning concerns. Dnr«lh> reruisniien                         encroachments upon historic sites un the Northside of

  Garbage..,                       Scotch Plains has reached a crossroad in it?
                                   development. Ben i» commuted to preservinp the
                                                                                                   through her povemment relations experience that uur
                                                                                                   local government need* a ne» direction if the character
                                                                                                                                                                             town, Joseph's worked %»ilh townspeople to record
                                                                                                                                                                              historic properties un the national registry to protect
   Continued from page I           character of our community while there i* still time to         of Scotch Plain? is to lie preserved.                                      these buildings and lands from township authorized
                                   do so.                                                                                                                                     projects, Joseph knows that we must act now i f Scotch
                                                                                                                                                                              Plains is to lie preserved.
 of mandates directed at
 moving them out of the
 Edgeboro landfill. A
 timetable for establishing
 mandatory recycling set
 early 1987 as the deadline
 for Union County. The
                                                                                                                                                      • DALLAH • VOGEL
 County was also directed
 to build garbage transfer
 stations and to , locate
                                                                                                                                                  ON THE ISSUES.                                                  •    •
 alternative landfills to ac-                                                                                                       Ben Mondi, Dorothy Dallah, and Joseph Vogel are visiting homes
 cept their garbage until the                                                                                                       thoughout Scotch Plains. Residents express numerous concerns particular to
 resource recovery unit in                                                                                                          their neighborhoods and common to the Township. Among the most
 Rahway was completed in                                                                                                            frequent are unnecessary road widenings, demolition of historic sites,
  1990.                                                                                                                             construction in the flood plain, and unsightly urbanization of the
     With most landfills in                                                                                                         Township.
 New Jersey closed or clos-                                                                                                         The Democratic platform of Mondi, Dallah, and Vogel, which calls for the
 ing, hauling local garbage                                                                                                         Preservation of Scotch Plainsh, has been well received in all voting
                                                                                                                                    districts. "Nevertheless, we welcome and encourage input from the
 to Ohio or North Carolina                                                                                                          community," concluded Ben Mondi, Dorothy Dallah, and Joseph Vogel.
 is no longer an "if" ques-
  tion but a matter of                  Ben, Dorothy, and Joe chat With Julie Sendlein during a door-to*door vUii.
  "when". Conservative
  estimates set the cost of
  out-of-state solid waste               PRESERVATION REQUIRES MORE THAN " U P SERVICE" . . . IT
  disposal at more than tri-
  ple current disposal costs.                 REQUIRES HONESTY, ABILITY, AND DEDICATION
  As projected costs mount
  with the building of an in-
  cinerator in Rahway in
  doubt, another potential
  dispute has surfaced. The
  city of Elizabeth,
  designated by DEP as one                                                                         HELP PRESERVE SCOTCH PLAINS
  site for a landfill to take                                 Yes, I (we) want to Preserve Scotch Plains by helping to elect BEN MONDI, DOROTHY
   the ash from the Rahway                                    DALLAH, and JOSEPH VOGEL to the Scotch Plains Township Council.
   facility, has declared itself
  an unwilling partner and                                                                                                                                               .Phone:.
   will reject the designation
  through the courts unless
   the project is made suffi-
   ciently attractive to per-            U Campaign Volinm-ir (Him would you like to help'/).
   suade the City Council                                                                                                                                           LJ Would hunt a "Knffee Klati'h"ur simihir event
   that the city will benefit.           D Cmiipaisii I)ona.i..ii       MO     '25      •51)     'KM)

      What all of this means                                                             1 Would liki- in uttt-iiil a im-cling with Mmuli • Dallah •
   to the ordinary taxpayer is
   that it could become very                                                         (ihcik puyalili1 In:          Committee fur tin- Preservation of Si-oti'h Plains
   expensive to be part of                                                                                         2,'ift Kallu-rim- St.
   Union County, or several                                                                                        Sruti-h Plains. N.J. 07076
   other counties in the state,
   since the solid waste pro-
   blem is awesome and it
                                                                          Pi! |.» In 1 ..mm- lur tin- I'n-.. «\ "M . I'iri*, J. .Siidia. Tn-m... TM, kuthrriiir M. he, I'lii-,, S.I- ll7O7(i 1
   won't go away.

				
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