Hazardous Waste Day Oct 20th - Hazardous Waste Day will be Saturday October 20th from 8:30 to 10AM at the township convenience center. LATEX AND OIL BASED PAINTS, HELIUM TANKS, SOLVENTS, DRIVEWAY SEALERS, ANTI-FREEZE, CAR BATTERIES, WASTE OIL, FLUORESCENT LIGHTS AND BALLASTS WILL BE ACCEPTED. Please provide proof of residency when dropping off hazardous materials. Any resident that would like to drop off hazardous waste other than the scheduled date may do so at the:
Burlington County Household Hazardous Waste Contaminated Soil/Asbestos Disposal
Resource Recovery Complex
22000 Burlington-Columbus Road
Florence, NJ 08518
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.
2017 - 2018 Property Tax - Township residents can now query and pay their property taxes online. The link has been added to the Tax Office page under the Offices menu and is available on this site's footer. The link to access tax information can be found at
Recycling Guidelines - The township has published new recycling guidance. The new guidance can be viewed on the Convenience Center menu under recycling submenu or by clicking HERE
Preliminary Flood Maps- The Bass River Township FEMA Preliminary Flood Maps can be viewed HERE Help with understanding the flood map and their affect on insurance premiums is located HERE
Burlington County Recycling News - Guidelines for recycling and mass shredding times and locations can be found in the Fall 2018 Recycling News.
Wading River Bridge Closure - Bridge work requiring a road closure on CR 542 at Wading River Bridge will begin on or about Tuesday September 25, 2018. It is anticipated that the repairs will last a week. During this time, the bridge (CR 542) will be closed with no through traffic during the closure. Motorists are advised to follow the posted detour, which utilizes CR 679 and CR 563. Advanced notice signs will be posted at each side of the bridge this week prior to the closure.
Jobs Creek Reconstruction - On or about Monday September 17, 2018 demolition and reconstruction of the bridge over Jobs Creek between Rt. 9 MP 57.86 to 58.23 will commence . This includes repaving, landscape and ITS and utility work. During Stage 1 there will be alternating traffic while placing concrete construction barrier then both lanes of traffic will shift to the southbound side of Route 9. THIS INFORMATION IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE and ALL WORK IS WEATHER DEPENDENT.
FY 2018 Budget - The Bass River Township 2018 fiscal year budget was approved at the May 7, 2018 Commissioners' Meeting. View the 2018 FY Budget for details.
Best Practices Survey - Bass River Township recently completed the 2017 State Department of Community Affairs’ Best Practices survey. The survey can be viewed HERE
Vital Statistics - An application for obtaining copies of birth, death, and marriage / civil union / domestic partnership certificates can be viewed HERE. Instructions for submitting the form can be found at the State's website 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.
Fire Extinguisher Recall - 40 million fire extinguishers manufactured between 1973 and Aug 2017 have been recalled. You probably have a few in your home. Kidde is the manufacturer but many have another label such as Sears, Costco, etc. Check if yours has a plastic handle and refer to this link. This government link refers you to the Kidde link where you can register your claim. Kidde will send replacements to you.
Planning / Zoning Meeting Cancelled