Uncategorized

TOWN OF HAMMONTON

MEETING OF MAYOR AND COUNCIL

To be held on April 27, 2020 by way of Video Conference

Closed Session @ 3:30 p.m.

Public Session @ 4:00 p.m.

This will be a regular meeting of Mayor and Council. The meeting will be broadcast live on our local cable channel 9 and Livestream.

Public may call in to comment during the public portions of the meeting by dialing 609-561-3040.

Frank Zuber, Municipal Clerk

Please note the following changes to Town services: Bulky and brush pick up for the month of April is suspended. PLEASE DO NOT PLACE BULKY AND BRUSH OUT TO THE CURB. ONLY TRASH AND RECYCLING TOTES WILL BE COLLECTED. The Convenience Station on 8th Street remains closed until further notice. If you have any questions, please contact the Highway Garage at 609-567-4336.

_____

 

Town buildings are closed to the public effective immediately. If you have urgent business within a specific department you may make an appointment by calling 609-567-4300 x105. There is a drop box located at the front of Town Hall where you can drop off tax, utility and court payments or any other correspondence.

_____

 

Our Police and Fire Departments will continue to operate with minor modifications to ensure health and safety of employees and the public. If you have a fever or other symptoms of illness, please notify emergency personnel when requesting their services.

_____

  • All Board, Committee and Commission meetings are cancelled until further notice.
  • All Municipal Court dates are postponed until April 26, 2020.

 

All large gatherings, sports/recreational activities and other public events at Town parks and fields are postponed until further notice. You may utilize open space at our Parks to practice passive recreation (walking, biking or hiking) in accordance with Social Distancing guidelines.  All fields, playground equipment and batting cages at the Little League fields are closed.

Extension of due dates for Individual Gross Income Tax and Corporate Business Tax – In order to maintain consistency with the federal income tax extension, the Governor, Senate President and Assembly Speaker announced they will work to extend the due date to file and make payments for these taxes until July 15th. Please continue to check back at the NJ Division of Taxation website for updates and specific information as it becomes available.

To protect the health and safety of our Highway Department, bulky and brush pick up for the month of April is suspended. PLEASE DO NOT PLACE BULKY AND BRUSH OUT TO THE CURB. ONLY GARBAGE AND RECYCLING TOTERS WILL BE COLLECTED.

If you have any questions, please contact the Highway Garage at 609-567-4336.

In an abundance of caution, the AtlantiCare Hammonton Satellite Emergency Department will be erecting a triage tent in the event a surge occurs. The tent will be available if the need arises. The current situation, as of today, does not require them to utilize the tent. Please wash your hands and stay home. If you are having any Flu-like symptoms please call 1-888-285-2684.

https://www.atlanticare.org/patients-and-visitors/emergency-alerts/coronavirus-update

TOWN OF HAMMONTON

MEETING OF MAYOR AND COUNCIL

To be held on March 30, 2020 by way of Video Conference

Public Session @ 4:00 p.m.

This will be a regular meeting of Mayor and Council. The meeting will be broadcast live on our local cable channel 9. Public may call in to comment during the public portions of the meeting by dialing 609-561-3040.

Frank Zuber, Municipal Clerk

ATLANTIC COUNTY, Sheriff Eric Scheffler launches an emergency services delivery program.

Atlantic County Sheriff’s Office delivery program will help provide medicine, medical and food supplies for disabled veterans and seniors in the community who are home bound due to COVID-19.

“We realize that our seniors and disabled veterans are not able to get out. Those isolated or quarantined, we will help them get access to basic necessities.

Sheriff Officers will available from Mon-Fri 9 a.m.- 3 p.m.

To take part in the program, please call the Sheriff’s Office Telecommunications Center at 609-909-7200.

1. Place your order with the Supermarket or Pharmacy

2. Make sure you pay for your order

3. Call the Atlantic County Sheriff’s Office 609-909-7200

4. Provide Pickup Information to the Telecommunicator