Commissioners' Meeting Live & Virtual - The July 6th commissioners meeting will be both live and virtual.For those wishing to attend virtually the teleconference number is (929)205-6099 followed by 876 2459 4450 pass code. Read the meeting announcement for details.
Reopening of Municipal Building - Bass River Township will be reopening the municipal building on Monday, June 22. All safety precautions should be followed such as wearing face masks and utilizing the drop box and or making online payments when possible to eliminate unnecessary contact.
NJ Primary Election Date Change - NJ Primary Election date has been changed from June to July 7th.
Vote by Mail Application - Unless delivering in person, Vote by Mail Application must be received by the county clerk 7 days prior to any election. See included instructions for details.
Adopted Fiscal Year 2020 Budget - The FY 2020 budget was adopted at the May 4, 2020 commissioners' meeting.
Township Parks Closed - Per CDC recommendation, township parks will be closed until further notice.
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 - Residents can query and pay their property taxes online at
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.
New Burlington County Recycle Flyer - A new Spring 2020 Burlington County Recycling flyer has been posted which includes guidance and shredder dates.
Municipal Court is Open - The municipal court is open to public for payments and questions. There is limited in person court sessions. The court also supports optional "Virtual Court" sessions. Please call the court at 609-296-1410 regarding in person court sessions and / or visit the court page for COVID-19 procedures or to access the virtual court registration form. .
New Gretna Old Home Society Memorial Day Presentation - The NGOHS annual dinner was cancelled due to the pandemic. The presentation meant for the dinner has been posted on YouTube. It honors the Bass River fallen veterans and residents, and presents the historic Revolutionary War battle of Chestnut Neck. The presentation can be viewed at https://youtu.be/idQESkbwnfY
NJ Natural Gas Energy Assistance - There are a number of programs to provide NJ residents financial assistance with paying their energy bills. See the NJ Gas message for details
Burlington County Business Working Capital Loans- The Burlington County Freeholder Board will provide working capital loans to eligible businesses struggling as a result of the Corona virus Disease outbreak. See the press release for details. The loan application for applying.
Burlington County Survey - Burlington County is conducting a families with children needs assessment survey. See the survey notice for details and a link to take the survey. .
NJ Natural Gas COVID-19 and Bill Assistance Program - See NJNG message about COVID-19 precautions and payment assistance.
COVID-19 Guidance & Helpful Numbers - See COVID-19 bulletin for guidance from MEL Institute. Meals on Wheels is still operating call 609-702-7053. County Emergency Management website available at: http://co.burlington.nj.us/209/Emergency-Management
The State COVID-19 Information Hub contains useful data, testing sites, and State updates associated with the COVID-19 crisis.
The Burlington County Health Department website contains health related services and a link to COVID-19 information including where and how to get virus testing.
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.