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Fire Hydrants Flushing

Fire Hydrants will be flushed between Monday, April 30 to Friday, May 4, 2018.  Hydrant flushing will take place between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.

A slight discoloration of the water or low water pressure may occur during flushing.  If discolored water is experienced, please allow tap water to run until clear.  Residents are asked to check their water before doing any wash.

The Water Department apologizes any inconvenience and thanks you for your understanding.

Donna M. Domico, CPWM
Superintendent,
Public Works Department

Senior Freeze on Property Taxes

The Senior Property Tax Reimbursement books are available at the Municipal Complex, 165 Broadway.   To qualify for the Senior Freeze, an applicant must meet specific requirements …

  • Must have been age 65 or older as of December 31, 2016, OR actually receiving federal Social Security disability benefit payments on or before December 31, 2016, and on or before December 31, 2017.  Individuals will not qualify if the federal Social Security disability benefits you (or your spouse) were receiving were received on behalf of someone else; and
  • You must have lived in New Jersey continuously since December 31, 2006, or earlier as either a homeowner or a renter; and
  • You must have owned and lived in your home (or have leased a site in a mobile home park on which you have placed a manufactured or mobile home that you own) since December 31, 2013, or earlier (and you still owned and lived in that home on December 31, 2017)
  • You must have paid the full amount of the Property Taxes due on your home: For 2016: By June 1, 2017, and For 2017: By June 1, 2018; and Your total annual income must have been: For 2016: $87,007 or less, and For 2017: $87,268 or less.

Any questions, please call the Borough Hall at 856-456-0030 ext. 110.

Gloucester County Sponsored Events

Spring festival events sponsored by Gloucester County Land Preservation start on April 15, 2018 at the Red Bank Battlefield in National Park.  Activities will include a tale of A Solder’s Life featuring live cannon demonstrations and children’s master drills, there will also be demonstrations on candle making, hearth cooking along with crafters and vendors as well as the annual Herb & Flower Show.   Continue reading Gloucester County Sponsored Events

Job Opening

The Public Works Department has an immediate job opening for a Laborer position.  Experience is preferred, but not necessary.  Incumbent will be required to perform all labor work in the Highway Division.   A valid New Jersey Commercial Driver’s License with the necessary endorsements is essential and must be obtained within six months of hire.  Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited  Continue reading Job Opening

2018 Gator Youth Football

The Gator Youth Football Registration opens March 1, 2018 for players ages 4-14.   Register Early and Save!  Register now through the Gator Youth Football site and receive Early Bird discount registration pricing available for a limited time only.  There’s also a $15 discount when you register more than one player.  The season starts August 6, 2018 so register now.  For more information or to register, visit  Continue reading 2018 Gator Youth Football