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Posted on: November 28, 2022

Moorestown Certified by Sustainable Jersey at the Silver-Level

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Sustainable Jersey representatives announced that Moorestown has met the rigorous requirements to achieve Sustainable Jersey certification at the silver-level. Moorestown is one of 81 municipalities that have attained certification in 2022. The certified ...

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Posted on: November 28, 2022

Utility Rate Adjustment Informational Documentation

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The Monday, November 28 Town Council Meeting Agenda lists Ordinance 24-2022 for first reading. This ordinance revises certain township water and sewer rates. 

The following informational packet contains comparative local sewer and water rates as w...

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Posted on: November 18, 2022

NJ Department of Community Affairs implements Winter Termination Program

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The NJ Department of Community Affairs has implemented a Winter Termination Program to prevent service discontinuation for eligible residential customers receiving residential electric, sewer and water service from a local authority, municipal utility, or...

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Posted on: November 15, 2022

Citizens encouraged to apply for boards, committees

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Council is currently seeking applications for boards and committees. Those interested in serving can apply via the township's Citizen Leadership Form.

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Posted on: November 17, 2022

Fall 2022 Leaf Collection Schedule

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Loose leaves and bagged leaves will be collected curbside this fall according to the schedule below.  Only one pick-up will be made on each street during your leaf collection week. The Trash Company does not Collect Leaves. Bagged leaves or leave...Read on...

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Posted on: November 14, 2022

BurlCo. asks residents to comply with recycling stream

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Burlington County is asking residents to recycle responsibly. The county set up at roll-off container at the Convenience Center at the Resource Recovery Complex for residents who wish to recycle bulky, rigid plastic items such as outdoor plastic furniture...

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Posted on: November 8, 2022

CURRENT 2022 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS

To view updates on incoming election results, click here.

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Posted on: November 4, 2022

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: 2023 PLANNING BOARD PROFESSIONALS

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NOTICE OF REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (RFP) FOR 2023 PLANNING BOARD PROFESSIONALS:

  • ENGINEER
  • PLANNER
  • LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT

Sealed proposals will be publicly received, opened, and announced by the Planning Board Secretary of the Township of Moorestown in the C...

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Posted on: October 28, 2022

Lenola Streetscape Project rendering available for public view

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Council awarded a construction contract for the Lenola Streetscape Project. The plan can be viewed by the public here.

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Posted on: October 17, 2022

Moorestown Fire Department seeks volunteers

BecomeMoore is the Fire Department's slogan and this infographic conveys that.

The Moorestown Fire Department is seeking volunteers. The department has a new tagline “Become Moore: Professional Volunteers, Everyday People" and they are encouraging residents and potential volunteers to visit their website:  ht...

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Posted on: October 14, 2022

Properties adjoining a township property require a survey before settlement

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The township recently amended Ordinance 05-2022 titled "Certificate for Change in Occupancy/Ownership," which can be found here

Per the ordinance, any property adjoining a township property requires a survey. To view the list of proper...

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Posted on: July 13, 2022

Property owners cannot remove, trim or alter township trees

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Moorestown Township is home to more than 6,200 street trees. Some of these trees are located within the township "right of way" also known as the "curb strip," which is located between the sidewalk and the road. All trees within the ri...

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Posted on: July 8, 2022

Landlords encouraged to participate in Moorestown's Rental Rehab Program

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Moorestown is now seeking interested landlords to participate in the NEW Rental Rehabilitation Program. Owners of rental units can receive up to $15,000 per unit for major code-compliance repairs in exchange for applying a deed restriction to maintain eac...

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Posted on: March 16, 2022

Annual affordable housing trust fund monitoring and unit/project monitoring reports

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Below are the township’s annual affordable housing trust fund monitoring and unit/project monitoring reports.

As required, these must be posted on the township website for the public’s information.

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Posted on: March 14, 2022

Public Works now accepting e-waste

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As part of the township's ongoing "Year of the Environment" efforts, residents are now allowed to drop off any electronic waste (e-waste) at the Public Works Yard. The yard is located at 601 E. Third Street. To learn more about Public W...

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Posted on: January 10, 2022

Moorestown Township declares 2022 "The Year of the Environment in Moorestown"

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This January, Mayor Nicole Gillespie announced that Moorestown Township has declared 2022 "The Year of the Environment in Moorestown."

Each quarter, the township will focus on a different environmental theme. In addition, residents will work with...

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Posted on: February 5, 2018

Keeping our Community Clean

Littering unlawful.

It shall be unlawful for any person to throw, drop, discard or otherwise place litter of any nature upon any public or private property, other than in a litter receptacle.

To view the entire Township Code please click the following link....

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Posted on: March 19, 2018

Stormwater Control

The purpose of this article is to prohibit illicit connections to the municipal separate storm sewer system(s) operated by the Township of Moorestown, so as to protect public health, safety and welfare, and to prescribe penalties for the failure to comply...

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Posted on: February 26, 2018

Reminder - Do not Feed the Wildlife

The purpose of this article is to prohibit the feeding of unconfined wildlife in any public park or on any other property owned or operated by the Township of Moorestown, so as to protect public health, safety and welfare, and to prescribe penalties for f...

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Posted on: April 30, 2019

UPDATE: NJ Tax Relief Programs

NJ Tax Relief Programs

http://www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/relief.shtml

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Posted on: June 20, 2019

Sign up to Receive Important Information by Email and Text

To Register go to www.nixle.com and important neighborhood information will be sent to you via email and/or text.  Be alerted to road closures; severe weather up dates, etc.  

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Posted on: March 5, 2019

Preserving our Environment

SPRING IS COMING!  Let’s Remember to be Environmentally Friendly.  

As spring approaches and residents take steps to care for their lawns, bushes and flowers, please remember to be environmentally friendly.

Here are a few simple ...

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Posted on: March 23, 2021

3-23-2021 Affordable Housing Fact Sheet

To view the Affordable Housing Fact Sheet, click the "additional Info." link.  

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Posted on: January 25, 2018

Reminder - Pet Waste Disposal

All pet owners and keepers are required to immediately and properly dispose of their pet's solid waste deposited on any property, public or private, not owned or possessed by that person. 

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Posted on: May 17, 2019

Township Acts in Response to Judge's Order

TOWNSHIP AFFORDABLE HOUSING ATTORNEY FILES PROPOSED 

AFFORDABLE HOUSING CHANGES WITH COURT 

The Township’s plan to comply with its constitutional affordable housing obligations is being litigated.  A Judge gave the Towns...

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Posted on: October 26, 2018

Tips for Keeping Sewer Lines from Clogging

Tips for Keeping Sewer Lines from Clogging and Saving the Township (and you) Money

To prolong the life of your sewer lines and Moorestown’s sewage treatment system, please be mindful of what you flush and drain.  Doing so will help prevent aggrava...

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

Moorestown Housing Element Presentation of 3-6-2018


The Township Council March 6, 2018 presentation of the Moorestown Housing Element plan is now available to view on the Township's website.

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

Moorestown Housing Element Presentation of 2-8-2018


The Township Council February 8, 2018 presentation of the Moorestown Housing Element plan is now available to view on the Township's website.

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Posted on: August 12, 2015

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Posted on: October 14, 2015

Assistance for Residents with Special Needs

The Moorestown Police Department, Burlington County Sheriff's Department, and the Burlington County Health Department would like to encourage you, or someone on your behalf, to register for any of the following programs.  They are free, ...

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Posted on: June 17, 2015

Vacation Security Checks

If you are going away on vacation please notify the Police Department by completing the Vacation Security Check online form. Please note, this online system is only monitored during normal business hours.  Any reports that are filed at night, wee...

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Posted on: November 8, 2022

Parks & Rec. asks residents to properly dispose of dog waste

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The Department of Parks and Recreation would like to remind residents that dog waste bags belong in trash cans. Someone (or possibly several people) are intentionally removing dog waste bags from park trash cans and placing them inside portable restroom (...

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Posted on: April 18, 2022

Parks & Rec. maintains program refund policy

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The Department of Parks and Recreation maintains the following program refund policy:  A participant can receive a refund on a program if the Recreation Department is notified in writing seven (7) days prior to the start of the program. There is ...

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