Congratulations to Councilman Fritz H. Sims, Jr. who was elected to the position of Mayor at the June 1, 2020 council meeting as a result of former Mayor Welsh moving out of the Borough.
Westville’s Governing Body :
Mayor Fritz H. Sims, Jr.
Council President Michael O. Ledrich
Councilman Travis R. Lawrence
Councilman Paul C. Mailley
Councilman Charles D. Murtaugh
Councilman Bruce Nordaby
The Borough of Westville will be conducting a Special Council Meeting that will be held via Zoom conferencing on June 15, 2020 starting at 6:00 p.m. Eastern Time (Action may be taken at this meeting)
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Meeting ID: 860 8120 3605
Questions can be directed to the Clerk’s office at 856-456-0030, ext. 113
Public Works would like to remind residents that to minimize trash costs, grass clippings and leaves should be included with your regular trash.
Brush and tree clippings (vegetative waste) are picked up separately and should not be included with regular trash. Details on trash and vegetative waste pick up can be found by visiting the Public Works page.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic there are no in-person Municipal Court sessions. All court sessions will be held via video conferencing.
Individuals scheduled to attend Court will receive a notice that will include video conferencing instructions and contact information for the municipal court.
Defendants may continue to make payments for parking, traffic, and certain non-traffic matters through the municipal court’s online payment website at NJMCdirect.com.
Due to the municipal court building being officially closed, no in-person payments can be accepted at the court window.
If you have questions, call the court office Monday-Thursday, 9 am to 5 pm at 856-456-0060 or send an email to email@example.com. For more details, download the flyer in English or Spanish.
Due to the COVID-19 virus, no Yard Sales can be held in the Borough until further notice.
NO SYMPTOMS NEEDED TO BE TESTED FOR COVID-19! Gloucester County’s drive-thru COVID-19 testing site on Thursdays. Individuals must be 18 years old or older and must call (856) 218-4142 to be scheduled for a test on a Thursday. Appointments are required.
Tax payments extended to June 1, 2020!
Tax payments are due by the end of business on June 1, 2020. Be advised, payments received after June 1st will have interest applied retroactively to May 1st in accordance to New Jersey Law.
Payments may be paid online at westville-nj.com, mailed to the Borough office at 165 Broadway, Westville, NJ 08093 or placed in the locked box to the right of the Borough doors.
Questions can be directed to the Tax Collector at 856-456-0030, ext. 110
Due to the COVID-19 Virus, the Fireworks show originally scheduled for June 27th has been rescheduled to the evening of the Fall Festival. The Fall Festival is scheduled for Saturday, September 26th and will take place along Broadway. The Fireworks will be held on the same day, along River Drive, and will start at dusk.
Fishing is now permitted at Thomas West Park
For up to date information on the COVID-19 virus, view updates from (1) the New Jersey Department of Health, (2) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and (3) Gloucester County Division of Health and Services.
Updated March 23rd
Executive Order #107
Executive Order #-108
Summary of Executive Orders #107 and #108
Executive Order 138 – Extension of Public Health Emergency
FAQ on how Executive Orders 107 & 108 will affect your business: https://covid19.nj.gov/faqs/nj-information/businesses-and-organizations/how-do-executive-orders-no.-107-and-108-on-closures-and-social-distancing-affect-my-business
NJ Department of Labor Benefits and COVID-19: What Employees Should Know: https://www.nj.gov/labor/
COVID-19 Information for New Jersey Business: https://cv.business.nj.gov/
NJ COVID-19 Hub: https://covid19.nj.gov/
NJ COVID-19: List of Essential Businesses
New Jersey Department of Health
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Gloucester County Division of Health Services
Stop the Spread of Germs flyer