Council Members

Under the optional Municipal Charter Law (Faulkner Act) effective July 1, 1983, the Township is governed by a Mayor who is elected for a four year term and a seven member Council, elected on a staggered basis for terms of four years, with the respective terms commencing on January 1st.
2020 Council Meetings on YouTube:
November 16, 2020
October 26, 2020
September 21, 2020
August 24, 2020
July 27, 2020 - Audio Only
June 22, 2020 - Audio Only
May 18, 2020 - Audio Only
May 8, 2020 - Special Meeting Audio Only
April 27, 2020 - Audio only
April 9, 2020 -Special Meeting - Audio Only
March 23, 2020: Audio Only there was no camera at the meeting
February 24, 2020
January 27, 2020

2019 Council Meetings on YouTube:
December 16, 2019
November 18, 2019

October 28, 2019

September 16, 2019

August 26, 2019 Council Meeting

July 22, 2019 Council Meeting 

Schedule of Council Meetings

Berkeley Township Council 2020 Regular meetings will be held on the 4th Monday of the month, except as noted, at 6 pm in Town Hall, 627 Pinewald-Keswick Road, Bayville, N.J. as noted below: 

January 
27

March
23

May
18

July
27

September 
21

November
16

February 
24

April
27

June
22

August
24

October     
26

December
21

    
Printable Version of Council Meetings

Open Caucus Meetings,  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


Council Members

Messages for Council can be taken by the Clerk at (732) 244-7443 or 
Email the Council.

      Council-at-LargeJohn BacchioneJohn_Bacchione
3 Albatross Point
Bayville, NJ 08721

4 year Term 1/1/20 to 12/31/23
Committees: (Assigned by Council President): Vice Chair-Legislation, Chairman-Finance,  Vice Chair-Parks & Recreation Committee, Member Personnel Committee, Vice Chair-Shared Services. 

      Council-at-LargeL. Thomas Grosse, Jr. - 
501 Southern Boulevard
Bayville, NJ 08721

4 year Term 1/1/20  to 12/31/23
Committees (Assigned by Council President):Member- Legislative Committee,  Member-Public Works, Chair-Public Safety, Member-Parks and Recreation, Vice Chair-Economic Development, 

      Council-at-LargeKeith A. Buscio - 2020 Council PresidentKeith
31 Osprey Lane
Bayville, NJ 08721

4 year Term 1/01/20 to 12/31/23 
Committees :(Assigned by Council President): Vice Chair -Finance, Member -Route 9, Chairman-Economic Development Committee, Chair- Personnel,  Member -Beachwood Mall,

      Council-Ward 1James J. Byrnes -2020 Chairman Board of HealthJim
219 Dogwood Drive
Bayville, NJ 08721

Districts: 2, 3, 4, 7, 16, 34, 37 & 39 including, South Seaside Park, Pelican Island, Riverbank Area, Toms River Shores, Millcreek, Berkeley Shores, Holly Park, Ocean Gate, Glen Cove, Dockage and Moorage (anything East of Route 9)

4 year Term 1/1/18 to 12/31/21
Committees:  (Assigned by Council President): Vice Chair - Special Projects/Building, Chair-Public Works,  Vice Chair- Route 9 ,  Vice Chair -  Beachwood Mall, Vice Chair - Personnel.

      Council-Ward 2Angelo Guadagno 2020 Council Vice PresidentAngelo
14 Brentwood Drive
Bayville, NJ 08721

Districts: 5, 6, 11, 33, 35, 36 & 40 including Sandpiper, Sylvan Lakes, Sonata Bay, Bayville Park, and most of Pinewald.

4 year Term 1/1/18 to 12/31/21
Committees:   (Assigned by Council President): Chair-Parks & Recreation, Chair-Route 9,  Member-Economic Development, Member - Shared Services.

      Council-Ward 3Michael Signorile - Appointed  August 24, 2020 for the unexpired term ending 12/31/2021
185 Freeport Boulevard, Berkeley Township, NJ 08757
Districts: 1, 8, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27, 29, 30, 31, & 32


Committees :    (Assigned by Council President): Chair-Special Projects,  Chair - Legislation, Vice Chair-Public Works, Vice Chair -Public Safety.

Sophia    Council-Ward 4Sophia Gingrich - 2020 Vice Chairman Board of Health
737 Jamaica Blvd.
Berkeley Township, NJ 08757

Districts: 9, 10, 12, 14, 15, 17, 18, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 28 & 38

4 year Term 1/1/18 to 12/31/21
Committees:
   (Assigned by Council President): Member-Special Projects, Member - Finance, Member- Public Safety, Chair -Shared Services,  Chair- Beachwood Mall.