Foil Balloon Related Power Outages - Atlantic City Electric reminds customers to avoid power outages related to Valentine and other occasion foil balloons. The full press release can be viewed HERE.
12th Annual Lines on the Pines Event - Lines on the Pines, a popular south jersey event on everything NJ Pine Barrens will be held on Sunday, March 12, 2017 at Historic Renault Winery. The event flyer can be seen 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.
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
Best Practices Survey - Bass River Township recently completed the State Department of Community Affairs’ Best Practices survey. The township scored 90% making it eligible for 100% of it's State aid. The survey can be viewed HERE.
NJ State Forest Prescribed Burning Under Way- The New Jersey State Forest Fire Service advises residents that its seasonal prescribed burning program – which reduces wildfire risks is under way. Residents are advised that they may see large plumes of smoke in areas where these controlled burns are being conducted. The complete news release can be viewed HERE.
Free Home Security Survey and Modifications - The Burlington County Sheriff Department is now accepting applications to provide seniors, 60 and older, with free home security surveys and modifications. Their professionally trained technicians will conduct a security review and make recommendations based on their assessment. Technicians can install door and window locks, peepholes, and smoke and carbon monoxide detectors and instruct on their use and operation. Other security and safety items that may be installed free of charge include reflective house numbers, lamp timers, power failure lights and “med-info” packets. Crime prevention specialists are also available to give home security workshops and presentations, including the latest on frauds and scams, to clubs, churches, and various civic and community groups. Interested residents should call 609-265-5796 to register.
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.
AC Electric Scam - Atlantic City Electric cautions customers against bill payment scams and utility imposters. Read the full press release HERE.
Sandpaper article titled "Bass River Mayor Promotes Gun Safety for Children and Legislators" can be VIEWED HERE