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Current Agendas

  1. Caucus (Workshop)Agenda, August 21, 2017
  2. Official Agenda, August 21, 2017

ORDINANCES Scheduled for Public Hearing

The following ordinances were introduced on August 21, 2017 and scheduled for public hearing and final adoption at the next Council meeting on September 25, 2017 at 6pm in the meeting room located at 627 Pinewald-Keswick Road, Bayville.

  • 17-31-OA AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF BERKELEY, COUNTY OF OCEAN, STATE OF NEW JERSEY, AMENDING THE TOWNSHIP CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF BERKELEY, AMENDING CHAPTER XXVI, ENTITLED “BEACHES AND RECREATIONAL AREAS” SO AS TO AMEND SECTION VARIOUS SECTIONS INVOLVING HUNTING
  • 17-32-OA AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF BERKELEY, COUNTY OF OCEAN, STATE OF NEW JERSEY ESTABLISHING THE OCCUPANCY LIMITATIONS OF THE TOWNSHIP CODE, SO AS TO REVISE CHAPTER XII, “PROPERTY MAINTENANCE” §12-3.5 CERTIFICATE OF COMPLIANCE; SUMMER RENTAL UNITS
  • 17-33-OA AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF BERKELEY, COUNTY OF OCEAN, STATE OF NEW JERSEY, AMENDING THE TOWNSHIP CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF BERKELEY, AMENDING CHAPTER V, ENTITLED “GENERAL LICENSING AND BUSINESS REGULATIONS” SO AS TO AMEND SECTION 5-29.4, ENTITLED “APPLICATION; INSPECTION REQUIRED; APPEALS” (MERCANTILE LICENSE)
  • 17-35-OA AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF BERKELEY, COUNTY OF OCEAN, STATE OF NEW JERSEY, AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF A DEED IN LIEU OF FORECLOSURE FOR BLOCK 1468, LOT 8 (MOLLER PLACE)
  • 17-36-OA AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF BERKELEY, COUNTY OF OCEAN, STATE OF NEW JERSEY, AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF A DEED IN LIEU OF FORECLOSURE FOR BLOCK 1497, LOT 19 (CARYLL AVENUE)
  • 17-37-OA AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF BERKELEY, COUNTY OF OCEAN, STATE OF NEW JERSEY, AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF A DEED IN LIEU OF FORECLOSURE FOR BLOCK 1507, Lots 10 & 12 (WALTER AVENUE)
  • 17-38-OA AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF BERKELEY, COUNTY OF OCEAN, STATE OF NEW JERSEY, SO AS TO AMEND CHAPTER XXXV ENTITLED “LAND DEVELOPMENT” TO CREATE SECTION 35-9.5, ENTITLED “APPROPRIATE ESCROW ACCOUNT TO BE MAINTAINED BY APPLICANT
  • 17-39-OA AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF BERKELEY, COUNTY OF OCEAN, STATE OF NEW JERSEY AUTHORIZING THE ACQUISITION OF BLOCK 1509, LOT 24, FROM THE ESTATE OF GERTRUDE TRUMMER, IN ACCORDANCE WITH N.J.S.A. 40A:12-5(a)(1) (LANE DRIVE)
  • 17-40-OA AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF BERKELEY, COUNTY OF OCEAN, STATE OF NEW JERSEY AUTHORIZING THE ACQUISITION OF BLOCK 177, LOTS 875-886, BLOCK 181, LOTS 703-714, BLOCK 181, LOTS 789-800, BLOCK 185, LOTS 533-542 and BLOCK 185, LOTS 617-628, FROM VFW SILVER HOLIDAY POST #10185, IN ACCORDANCE WITH N.J.S.A. 40A:12-5(a)(1)
  • 2017

    2017 Budget Documents

    The 2017 Budget was Introduced on Friday March 17, 2017, Public Hearing and Final Adoption of the Budget was held Monday, April 24, 2017 at 6pm in the meeting room located at 627 Pinewald-Keswick Road, Bayville.

  • 2017 User Friendly Adopted Budget
  • 2017 Adopted Budget
  • 2017 Introduced Budget
  • 2017 User Friendly Introduced Budget
  • 2016 Year End Annual Debt Statement
  • 2016 Year End Annual Financial Statement
  • 2016 Audit Report
  • Schedule of Council Meetings

    Berkeley Township Council 2017 Regular meetings will be held on Mondays, at Town Hall, 627 Pinewald-Keswick Road, Bayville, N.J. as noted below:

    January 30th, February 27th, March 27th, April 24th, May 22nd, June 26th, July 24th, August 21st, September 265th, October 23rd, November 20th, December 18th

    Printable Version of the Meeting dates for 2017

    • Open Caucus Meetings, same dates 6:00 p.m.
    • Immediately followed by: Special Executive Sessions, if any
    • Immediately followed by: Berkeley Township Council Meeting, same dates
    • Immediately followed by: Board of Health, same dates, if any

    2017 AGENDAS Caucus (Workshop) & Official

  • 2017 Meeting Agendas
  • 2017 Ordinances/Introduced & Adopted

  • 2017 Ordinances Introduced & Adopted
  • 2017 Approved Minutes

  • 2017 Approved Minutes
  • 07/24/17 Minutes
  • 2016

    2016 Budget Documents

    The 2016 Budget was Introduced on June 13, 2016 and Public Hearing prior to Final Adoption is Scheduled for Monday, July 11, 2016 at 10:am in the meeting room located at 627 Pinewald -Keswick Road, Bayville and the Public Is Invited.

  • 2016 Adopted Budget
  • 2016 User Friendly Adopted Budget
  • 2016 Introduced Budget
  • 2016 Introduced User Friendly Budget-Public Hearing 7/11/16 @ 10 am
  • AUDIT Year End December 31, 2015
  • 2016 Temporary Budget
  • 2015 Annual Debt Statement
  • 2015 Annual Financial Statement
  • 2016 AGENDAS Caucus (Workshop) & Official, Minutes & Ordinances

  • 2016 Agendas
  • 2016 Ordinances
  • Approved 2016 Minutes
  • 2015

    2015 Budget Documents

    2015 AGENDAS Caucus (Workshop) & Official, Minutes & Ordinances

  • 2015 Meeting Agendas
  • 2015 Ordinances Introduced & Adopted
  • 2015 Approved Minutes to Date
  • 2014

    2014 AGENDAS Caucus (Workshop) & Official, Minutes & Ordinances

  • Click Here for 2014 Agendas Caucus(Workshop) & Official
  • 2014 ADOPTED ORDINANCES
  • 2014 Approved Minutes
  • 2014 Budget Documents

    2011

    2011 Agendas - Minutes & Ordinances

    2011 Caucus & Official Agendas

    2011 Approved Minutes

    Approved Minutes December 27, 2011

    2011 Adopted Ordinances

    2011 Budget Documents

    The 2011 Municipal Budget was Introduced on March 8, 2011. Public hearing for the Introduced budget was Tuesday April 12, 2011 and finally adopted on August 23, 2011

  • 2011 Adopted Budget with Amendments
  • 2011 Introduced Budget
  • 2011 Emergency Temporary Budget Appropriations 6-14-2011
  • 2011 Temporary Budget
  • 2011 Audit
  • OPRA

    The following form must be filled out by anyone requesting to view or requesting a copy of a public record: Open Public Records Request Form

    For more Information regarding access to public records click here.

    Census Information

    2010 New Census Data

    2010 census information can be found here.

    Street Vacation

    Street Vacation Application process is outlined in Chapter 17 of the Berkeley Township Municipal -see attachment for application:

    Please keep in mind a current tax map of the property showing the area to be vacated, proof of mailing to all property owners within 200 feet and a non-refundable $500.00 application fee must be filed with the application, along with the affidavit of publication of the above legal notice form and the consent to transfer form with the adjacent property owners original signature.

    Election Dates & Information

    • School Elections are now held in November at the General Election unless the School Budget Exceeds the 2% CAP
    • Primary - Tuesday, June 6, 2017 6am to 8pm
    • General - Tuesday, November 7, 2017 6 am to 8 pm

    Polling Place Information can be obtained here.

    Personal Voter information can also be obtained by signing up here.

    County Information - Absentee Ballot Applications and Sample Ballots can be found here.

    Voter Registration forms can be found here.

  • Please Scroll down to Ocean County on this page.
  • New Jersey Division of Elections www.njelections.org/.

    New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC)www.elec.state.nj.us/.

    Ocean County Board of Electionswww.co.ocean.nj.us/electionboard/.

  • Voting District & Ward Map East Eastern Side Of Berkeley Township Including Pinewald-Bayville-Pelican Island and South Seaside Park
  • Voting District & Ward Map West Holiday City, Silver Ridge Park and Manitou Park
  • Licensing

    Landlord Registration

    Any property owner renting a home in Berkeley Township must be registered as a Landlord as per New Jersey State Statue: Landlord Registration Form

    Bingos/Raffles

    Bingo and Raffle applications are sent by the Township Clerk to the State on a weekly basis on Fridays, applications along with rules and regulations can be found at the link below. Please keep mind when applying for the license the Clerk by Statute has to hold the application for two weeks before issuing the License. All Rules and Regulations regarding conducting Bingos and Raffles can be found here.

    Yard/Garage Sales

    Anyone wishing to have a garage/yard sale in Berkeley Township must obtain a permit from the Clerk's Office.

    1. You are allowed two sales per calendar year (January-December)
    2. Each sale may be for two (2) consecutive days
    3. The first sale in the year you have is free (written permit is required from the Clerk's Office)
    4. The second sale you have within a calendar year is $5.00
    5. You must be the property owner to obtain the permit with valid identification and proof of property ownership
    6. If You are not the property owner you must present a letter to the Township Clerk from the property owner with the following information:
      1. Property Owners Name and Legal Address and a legible photo copy of the owners valid identification
      2. The Name and address of the person who is obtaining the permit
      3. The address of where the sale is to be held
      4. The date(s) of the sale.
      5. A short statement granting permission as the property owner for the Berkeley Township Municipal Clerk to issue the Yard/garage sale permit for their property to the person who comes to the Clerk's office.

    See Chapter 5-7 of Berkeley Township’s Municipal Code

    Alcoholic Beverage Control

    More Info...

    Click here for a One Day Social Affair permit

    Towing License

    Regulations are located in Chapter V specifically 5.3 of the Berkeley Township Municipal Code

    Towing License Application

    Taxi Cab

    Regulations are located in Chapter VIII of the Berkeley Township Municipal Code

    Taxi Cab license & Permit Procedures

    Taxi Cab Application

    Taxi Cab Driver Permit Application

    Berkeley Township Establishes Mercantile Licensing

    The Berkeley Township Council has established an ordinance to License all Businesses within the Township. The purpose of this ordinance is to require the licensing of any person, firm, corporation, partnership or other entity engaging in, conducting or operating any business within the limits of the Township of Berkeley any person, firm, corporation, partnership or other entity engaging in, conducting or operating any business within the limits of the Township of Berkeley shall be required to secure a license for any business conducted or operated and to pay annually a fee to the Township of Berkeley for a license to conduct or carry on the business or operation. The filing Deadline for 2014 is July 1, 2014. Click here for the Ordinance Establishing Mercantile Licenses

  • Application
  • COMMISSION MINUTES

    Economic Development Commission

  • Approved Economic Development Commission Minutes
  • 04-10-17 Economic Development Minutes
  • Waterways Commission

  • All Waterways Commission Minutes
  • 04-04-17 Waterways Commission Minutes
  • Stevens Report

  • Stockton Report
  • Waterways Stockton-Stevens Report Analysis
  • WATERWAYS REPORT 10-20-14
  • Senior Advisory Committee

  • All Senior Advisory Minutes
  • 03-07-16 Senior Advisory Committee Minutes
  • Environmental Commission

  • All Environmental Commission Minutes
  • 03-21-17 Minutes

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