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Westville Residents Needed for Volunteer Fire Fighters

For YOUR Volunteer Fire Department, now is good of a time as any to serve your community. There are other benefits as well. Also the  Fire Academy recently revised their schedule for the upcoming Firefighter 1 program. All training is paid for through the department, and only your time and dedication is needed! If you’re interested in becoming a member and being apart of Gloucester County’s busiest department, then come up to the station Monday-Friday, 9am-3:30pm, or any Thursday at 7pm for an application!

Contact Chief Eric Farley at 856-456-9432 or via email at wfd7302@comcast.net

Discounted Summer Tickets

Discounted Summer Amusement Tickets are available for sale at the Municipal Complex at 165 Broadway.     Tickets can be purchased Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.  The Borough can only accept cash or money orders for payment of the tickets.   Some of the Amusements include:  Great Adventure, Hurricane Harbor, Adventure Aquarium, Philadelphia Zoo, Diggerland USA.  For a complete listing of Amusements and pricing, download the flyer.

Fireworks!

Westville’s Fireworks show will be held on Saturday, June 23, 2018 starting at Dusk along River Drive.   Food trucks will be at the event from 6 pm to 9 pm .   (Click on the word Fireworks in red to download the 2018 flyer)

2018 Fall Soccer Registration- Now through June 30th

2018 Fall Soccer Registration -Gateway

Program Overview

Gateway United Soccer Club was established to primarily serve the soccer community in the Gateway communities of Wenonah, Woodbury Heights, Westville, and National Park, but is also open to players from our neighboring towns.

Our Fall 2018 Soccer program, which runs from September through November, is available to boys and girls ages 8 and up.

Travel Soccer Program (ages 8-19):

  • Travel soccer teams play in South Jersey Soccer League (boys) and South Jersey Girls Soccer League (girls). Games are held on Saturday for girls, Sunday for boys.
  • Cost: $140 Registration + $50 Uniform (new players only)

Register NOW at gatewayunited.njyslive.com

Late fees apply after June 30!

If you have any questions please contact Chuck Patrick at

gatewaysoccerclub@gmail.com

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

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