Mt. Bethel Village, a new residence for special needs adults at 130 Mt. Bethel Road, Warren, hosted a VIP reception on Tuesday.
Mt. Bethel Village opened last month with a robust day program for special needs adults. The first permanent residents are scheduled to move in later in February and in March.
The Feb. 5th event was a wine and cheese reception for local officials, the construction crew and contractors and other supporters of the project.
Warren Township Committeewoman Carolann Garafola, who is also executive director of the facility, welcomed, among others, Warren Police Chief Russell Leffert, Rescue Squad President Paul Rapp and Sewerage Authority Chairman Doug Reeder, along with officials of Two River Bank, which financed the project and officials of the Health Care Association of NJ.