Virtual Commissioner's Meeting - The April 6th Commissioner's Meeting will be virtual via teleconference at 7PM. The teleconference number is 1 (929) 205-6099 . The passcode is 202111552. See notice for details.
Township Transfer Station Will Remain Open - The Dump (convenience center) hours to return to normal starting Tuesday, March 24th. Please have current dump sticker or proof of residency. Dump stickers are free of charge and may be obtained at the gate with proof of residency. Sticker applications are also available online.
Township Parks Closed - Per CDC recommendation, township parks will be closed until further notice.
Court & Township Offices Closed - Please take notice - that due to the National medical crisis Township and Court offices will be closed to the public. Employees will still be working & able to take phone calls, accept payments and correspondence via the drop off box located at the front door by the Tax office. For your financial security please pay by check or money order when using the drop box. Online payments is always an option. Any questions, please call (609) 296-3337 and select the appropriate extension.
Township to Receive Additional Open Space Funds - Governor Murphy’s 2021 fiscal year spending plan calls for the restoration of some of the municipal aid awarded to towns with large amounts of state- and nonprofit preserved land. Bass River should receive $240,737, amounting to an $80,246 increase. For additional information read the Burlington County Times story.
NJ Natural Gas COVID-19 and Bill Assistance Program - See NJNG message about COVID-19 precautions and payment assistance.
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
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.
Board of Commissioners Election Notice - The May Commissioner's election will be performed via mail. Read the Election Notice for details.
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
Green Acres Part Time Position - NJ Dept of Environmental Protection has a part time hourly position for a Program Specialist with the Green Acres program. The position is for 900 hours per year at a rate between $18.50 - $25 per hour. Resumes are due by April 17th. See the job description for details.
Proposed Fiscal Year 2020 Budget - On March 2nd the proposed FY 2020 township budget and tax resolution was approved . A hearing will be held on the resolution and proposed budget at the April 6th Commissioner's Meeting.
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.
New Burlington County Recycle Flyer - A new Spring 2020 Burlington County Recycling flyer has been posted which includes guidance and shredder dates.
NARCAN Training Has Been Cancelled - The free Narcan training originally scheduled for Wednesday April 1st between 6 - 8PM has been cancelled. It will be rescheduled for a later date.
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.
PKF Selling Fill Dirt - PKF Mark III Inc., the contractor performing repair of Jobs Creek Bridge, is selling fill dirt. Anyone interested can contact Scott by email at . firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
Court, Parks, and Township Offices Closed