Zoning Revision - Ordinance 2023-02 amending Title 17 Zoning was introduced at the January 9th Commissioner's Meeting. This ordinance replaces Title 17.
Draft Master Plan Report - The draft Master Plan Reexamination Report was adopted at the December 21st Planning Board meeting. It still has a number of steps before it is official.
Convenience Center Sticker - New Convenience Center stickers are available for the 2022 - 2023 year at the Town Hall. To receive Stickers you must fill out an Application (available at Town Hall also), and remember to include your license plate Numbers, and type of the vehicles that you are applying for.
Burlington County Meals on Wheels - Burlington County has released Meals on Wheels flyer with information and program criteria. Donations are suggested but not mandatory.
AC Electric Smart Meters - Starting September 2022 Atlantic City Electric began installation of smart meters. See Utility Notice page for details.
Allowing the Operation of Certain Classes of Cannabis Businesses - Ordinance 2021-07 allowing the operation of cannabis businesses within the township has been posted.
AMHSA’s National Helpline - SAMHSA’s National Helpline 1-800-662-4357 is a free, confidential, 24/7, 365-day-a-year treatment referral and information service (in English and Spanish) for individuals and families facing mental and/or substance use disorders. See their website for additional information.
2022 Annual Debt Statement - The Township CFO has filed the NJ Department of Community Affairs 2022 Annual Debt Statement.
Temporary Closure of Stage Road - Stage Road (CR 654) will be closed to through traffic between East Greenbush Road and North Maple Ave. for bridge repairs on or about Monday, December 12, 2022. It is anticipated that the roadway will be reopened on or about Friday, March 17, 2023. A detour utilizing CR 654 (E Greenbush Road) to Rt. 9 to CR 679 (N Maple Ave) will be posted. See detour map for details. For questions contact 856-642-3700.
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.
Property Tax Online - Residents can query and pay their property taxes online at
Senior Services - The County and State offer many services for seniors. To learn more visit the Senior Services page.
COVID Related Services - COVID related health and financial assistance services can be found on the COVID Related Page.
Utility Notices and Financial Assistance - NJ Gas and Atlantic Electric notices and financial assistance programs can be found on the Utility Notice Page.
Storm and Disaster Info - Storm and disaster related information can be found on the Storm and Natural Disaster Information page
Call Before You Dig - Remember 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.
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.
Clearly Display House Numbers - Attention all residents of Bass River Township: We are asking you to please display house numbers that are easily seen from the roadway and to keep a clear path to your property entrance (s). This also applies to Trailer Parks, Campgrounds and all other businesses. Doing this will help our First Responders – EMS, Fire Department and Police and Emergency Management - have quick and easy access to your property in case of Emergency --Thank you.