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Statewide Lead Level Testing in Schools

School districts across Morris County and statewide will be required to test for lead levels in the water supply in all schools starting in September, according to a new state program. The tests will be conducted by labs hired by school districts, which will be reimbursed by the state. The state Department of Education and state Department of Health are leading this effort.

MCUrgent: Morris County Shared Emergency Information Network

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The National Weather Service has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook for Morris County. It is possible that we will experience rain showers and thunder storms mid to late afternoon today. Some of these storms have the potential to produce locally damaging winds and hail The most threatening weather is anticipated to hold to the South, but strong storms are possible, with a severe one not ruled out. The main threat will be damaging wind gusts, at 40-60 mph. However, scattered small hail is a good bet as well. Due to the fast moving nature of the storms, flooding is not anticipated. By 6PM, the showers/storms will move out, but drizzle lingers into the evening.

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Morris County Heroin Summit 2016 TONIGHT. Open to the public. Call now to pre-register. ow.ly/4n6XGT ... See MoreSee Less

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Pennsylvania Brush Fire:

The Morris County Communications Center as well as area Police Departments have been dealing with an increased call volume regarding reports of a haze, smoke condition and smell of smoke throughout Morris County. There is a large brush fire in Pennsylvania and the smoke is blowing Into our area.
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Operation Take-Back set for next Sat., April 30. Chance to properly dispose of old, unused drugs and meds. ow.ly/4mZjwZ ... See MoreSee Less

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