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Posted on: June 29, 2022

Town Hall closed 7/4, trash delayed due to holiday

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Town Hall will be closed on Monday for the Fourth of July. All trash will be collected a day behind all week. Recycling will be collected on Thursday instead of Wednesday in the entire town.

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Posted on: June 28, 2022

Seeking ideas for township slogan

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The township is in the process of updating our website. As a part of that effort, we are seeking residents' ideas for a potential township slogan. 

Please share your slogan or motto idea via this form. We'll be collecting ideas through La...

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Posted on: June 27, 2022

2nd Street Market brings food trucks to municipal complex monthly

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The Rotary Club of Moorestown's 2nd Street Market takes place on the second Thursday of every month through October at the Moorestown Municipal Complex (111 West 2nd Street). Attendees can choose from multiple food trucks while enjoying a beer, l...

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Posted on: June 17, 2022

Tree Committee offering residents tips on mulching

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Spring is here, but before you put on your gardening gloves, the Moorestown Tree Planting and Preservation Committee would like to remind residents of good mulching practices around trees. 

Mulch should never be piled up against the tree trunk. Mu...

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Posted on: May 19, 2022

Moorestown received a final Judgment of Compliance and Repose (A Summary)

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On Wednesday, April 12 Moorestown received a final Judgment of Compliance and Repose on our Housing Element and Fair Share Plan. This is great news for Moorestown, but affordable housing is a complex topic, and there is a lot of confusion about the plan a...

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Posted on: May 16, 2022

Volunteers needed for Tree Pruning Project

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This year the Moorestown Tree Planting and Preservation Committee, with the help of volunteers, will continue a Tree Pruning Project. Every Thursday morning at 9 a.m. for about an hour (weather permitting from May 19 through September), they go to areas o...

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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: March 1, 2022

Trash Update: Cans over 32 gallons picked up IF can has wheels & handles

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Residents should be advised that effective March 1, 2022, the township will see a change to its trash collection procedures. Previously, the township's trash contractor did not pick up receptacles exceeding 32 gallons. Beginning March 1, the contractor wi...

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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.

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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

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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.

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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: October 23, 2019

Reminder: Curfew & Safety Tips - Mischief Night / Halloween

Parents should be aware that Township Code Chapter 60 makes it unlawful for children under 17 to be out after 8:30pm on Mischief Night 10/30/19 and 10pm on Halloween 10/31/19.Consider the safety tips below to ensure a safe Halloween for everyone.

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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: June 7, 2022

Township courts can not be reserved

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Please note that the township’s tennis and pickleball courts cannot be reserved for use. Only open play is permitted on the courts, and play is limited to one hour when others are waiting to play. Private lessons are not permitted.  

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Posted on: March 16, 2022

Summer Theatre Program returns for 50th year

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Our Summer Children's Theatre Camp is Back celebrating its 50th year. This year's show is "James and the Giant Peach, Jr." When James is sent by his conniving aunts to chop down their old fruit tree, he discovers a magic potion...

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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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Posted on: April 14, 2022

Residents asked to be mindful of floating dock lines

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The Strawbridge Lake Beautification Committee has installed what are known as “goose lines” around the permanent floating dock at Strawbridge Lake near Kings Highway. The lines will stop geese from creating a mess on the brand new dock...

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Posted on: March 16, 2022

An Update: Court lights policy

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November 15 - March 31:

  • The basketball and tennis court lights at Jeff Young Park and Maple Dawson Park will be turned ON from 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. on days when outdoor temperatures reach at least 40 degrees at 5 p.m. 
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Posted on: February 17, 2022

Residents reminded to keep Strawbridge Lake clean

Resident James Reilley pulled a massive amount of fishing line from Strawbridge Lake.

The Strawbridge Lake Beautification Committee is asking everyone to please be aware of the dangers of discarding fishing line and other trash or debris at Strawbridge Lake. Recently, resident James Reilley pulled a massive amount of fishing line from an a...

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