Weekly Roundup: Memorial Field, HIB report top this week’s stories

Catch up on the biggest stories in Moorestown this week.

The Economic Development Advisory Committee’s Food Truck Festival and the Moorestown Community House’s Patio Party took place simultaneously on the evening of Wednesday, Aug. 22 bringing crowds of people to the town’s main thoroughfare to enjoy food and music.

Council discussed updates to Memorial Field, and the school district presented their annual HIB report. Catch up on everything from the past week in the Weekly Roundup.

Residents shed light on Memorial Field, Kings Highway water treatment plant concerns

At the most recent meeting of Moorestown Township Council, residents whose homes border the Kings Highway Water Treatment Plant as well as Memorial Field took to public comments to voice their concerns about modifications to the two township facilities and inquired about how their neighborhoods will be affected by any potential updates.

District sees yearly improvement on HIB assessment

Michael D’Ascenzo, the Moorestown Township school district’s district coordinator for Harassment Intimidation and Bullying (HIB), presented the district’s annual HIB report at Tuesday’s Board of Education meeting. He said studying the last four years of data has shown that each year, the district has seen year-over-year improvement on the annual self-assessment.