Planning Board Compiling Pineland Problems - The Planning Board is compiling a list of adversities due to Pineland restrictions from residents and businesses. They are requesting submissions by September 16th. Further details can be found HERE.
FY 2019 Budget - The Bass River Township 2019 fiscal year budget was adopted at the June 3, 2019 Commissioners' Meeting. View the 2019 FY Budget Summary or 2019 FY Full Budget for details.
Township Owned Real Estate for Sale - The township is accepting bids for Township owned properties. For listing and further details go to the Property Listing page.
2019 - 2020 Property Tax - Bass River Township property tax has an increase of 0.311 per $100 assessed value. The local increase is due to loss of state aid and other revenue shortages. Residents can query and pay their property taxes online at
Burlington County Flu Shots - Burlington County Health Department is delivering flu shots. The shots are free but they ask for a $15 donation. The shots will be given at St. Paul Methodist Church on September 26th between 1 and 2PM. See the brochure for more information and additional times and locations.
Bass River Township Drop Off Box - Bass River Township has a drop off box for payments and correspondence. The box is located by the Tax Office door at the municipal building.
AC Electric using Helicopters and Infrared to Inspect Power Lines - Starting the week of 8/25 AC Electric will start to inspect 1,300 miles of power lines. See the Press Release for further details.
Spotted Lanternfly Prevention - The spotted lanternfly, native to Asia, has quickly spread since its initial Berks County, Pa. detection in 2014. It poses a serious economic threat to multiple U.S. industries, including viticulture, fruit trees, ornamentals and timber. The lanternfly is a strong jumper; it hops from location to location more than it flies. The greatest risk of spread is from transporting materials containing egg masses. See the NJ Dept. of Agriculture "See It Report It" flyer to help prevent spreading.
Recycling Guidelines - The township has published new recycling guidance. The new guidance and Burlington County Spring 2019 recycling flyer can be viewed on the Convenience Center menu under recycling submenu or by clicking HERE
Call Before You Dig - AC Electric is reminding customers and contractors to call 811 and have utility lines marked before digging. Policy, procedures, and contact information for AC Electric and NJ Gas can be viewed HERE.