Mayor's Message
Welcome to Berkeley Township! Our newly designed website provides residents, and visitors, information about our ever-growing township and gives an overview of the functions of municipal government Click HERE for our suggestion/Feedback page.   More...

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Press Releases

Council Meeting Monday 2/27/17 at 6 pm

The Township Council will hold a regular Meeting on Monday, February 27, 2017 at 6 pm in the meeting room located at 627 Pinewald-Keswick Road, Bayville. The public is invited.

Caucus Agenda ......... Official Agenda


Mayor Carmen F. Amato, Jr. is proud to announce the Sounds of Summer Concert Series will return to Veterans Park this summer. This year, in addition to the regular Wednesday night shows, Berkeley Township will be adding two weekend shows to the lineup. “The series will start on Saturday, June 10th from 11:00am to 3:00pm, in conjunction with our Berkeley Township DARE car show. .........More

The first fundraiser, The Annual Mayor’s Golf Outing, is scheduled for June 1st. If you’re interested in being a sponsor or playing in the golf outing, you can contact Berkeley Recreation at: 732-269-4456.

Pay Your Property Taxes Online

Mayor Amato announces that property owners in Berkeley Township will now be able to pay your property taxes online. There will be a minimal service charge that the bank charges for the service.

  • Click Here to look up your taxes and pay them online

    Join us at Cedar Creek Golf Course. Winter rates are in effect Includes cart:

  • $26 for residents/ $31 on weekends
  • $35 for non-residents/ $37 on weekends
  • Call 732-269-4460 or Click Here to book your tee time


    TAKE NOTICE that on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 6:00 p.m., the Planning Board of the Township of Berkeley will hold a public hearing in the Berkeley Township Municipal Building, located at 627 Pinewald-Keswick Road, on the Housing Plan Element and Fair Share Plan of the Berkeley Township Master Plan and the adoption of the Coastal Neighborhood Resiliency Plan and the Neighborhood Plan for South Seaside Park as addendums to the Berkeley Township Master Plan
  • Full Printable Notice
  • 2017 Housing Plan (Draft)
  • Coastal Neighborhood Resiliency Plan (Draft)
  • South Seaside Park Neighborhood Plan (Draft)
  • Report a Pothole

    Mayor Amato would like residents to report any potholes by using the form below. Due to the harsh winter season we experience we realize that it creates numerous potholes throughout the Townships 271 miles of Roads. The Public Works Department is asking your help to let us know where these trouble spots are. Click here to report the pothole location


    The Ocean County Health Department is providing free potassium iodide (KI) pills to people who live or work within a 10-mile radius of the Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station.
  • Tuesday, Feb 28, 2017 - Lacey Township – Lacey Township Community Center 101 North Main Street., Forked River 3:00pm to 7:30pm
  • Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - Waretown – Ocean County Fire and First Aid Training Center 200 Volunteer Way, Waretown 3:00pm to 7:30pm
  • Tuesday, March 14, 2017 -Ocean County Southern Service Center 179 South Main Street, Manahawkin 4:00pm to 7:30pm
  • In addition to these four sites, KI pills will also be distributed at the Ocean County Health Department at 175 Sunset Avenue, Toms River during the hours of 9AM until 4PM. ....More Information

    New Jersey Veterans Guide

    Mayor Amato would like our community's Veterans to be aware of the services available to them. This guide continues a tradition of providing relevant information to New Jersey’s Veterans community. Keeping Veterans informed is part of the New Jersey Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (NJDMAVA) continuing outreach efforts

    Click Here for the NJ Veterans Benefits Guide

    FEMA & FLOOD Information
  • FEMA Website
  • Know Your Flood Hazard
  • What is My BFE (Base Flood Elevation)
  • FEMA Flood Hazard Resource Map
  • FEMA Region II Coastal Analysis and Mapping
  • Notice to Residents
  • Understanding Flood Information
  • Community Flood Hazard Brochure
  • Information regarding the National Flood Insurance Program

    Insure Your Property for Your Flood Hazard
  • NFIP Website
  • FEMA ICC Brochure
  • Protecting Yourself from the Hazard
  • Evacuation Routes Map.
  • Flood Safety Precautions
  • Sign up for Text Message & Email Emergency Notifications Via Nixle


    Protect your Property from the Hazard
  • Mitigation and flood insurance
  • Build Responsibly
  • Flood Elevation Certificate & Instructions
  • FEMA's Building Code Resources
  • Additional information for elevating homes
  • NJ DCA Division of Codes Webpage
  • Floodplain Permit Checklist
  • Floodplain Permit Application
  • Protect Natural Floodplain Hazards
  • Protecting Floodplain Resources - A Guidebook for Communities
  • Real-time Graphs and Gages
  • USGS Tide Gage

  • NJ Floodplain Management Services:
  • John H. Moyle/Joseph Ruggeri, PE, CFM 609-292-2296
  • Ocean County Soil Conservation District:
  • Christine Raabe, Director 609-971-7002
  • Township CRS Coordinator:
  • Ray Laliberte 732-244-7400 ext 1212, Jamison Zimmerman 732-286-9220
  • Township Construction Official:
  • Anthiony Cirz 732-244-7400 ext 1215
  • Township Code Enforcement Officer:
  • Ken Anderson 732-244-7400 ext 1237
  • Office of Emergency Management:
  • Police Chief Karin DiMichele (732) 914-8966
  • FEMA Regional Office: (212) 680-3600
  • Calendar of Events
    View the interactive Calendar of events.
    Emergency Management & Weather
    Click for Bayville, New Jersey Forecast Local Weather for Berkeley Township, NJ
    View the Emergency Management page.