The county is switching providers from CodeRED to Swift911 in order to save money and better coordinate with surrounding counties. Although registration information from residents will be carried over, all residents are urged to sign up under the new system. CLICK HERE to read the full article. Registration for Swift911 is performed HERE.
COMMUNITY EMERGENCY RESPONSE TEAM - CERT
Bass River Township is part of the Burlington County Community Emergency Respose Team (CERT) and the Pinelands Regional CERT Team. The Pinelands Team consist of teams from Bass River, Medford, Shamong, and Tabernacle. Each township team is under control of the local Township Emergency Management Coordinator. William Lowe, the Tabernacle Emergency Management Coordinator, is the overall Coordinator for Pinelands Regional CERT.
CERT Members must go through a 20 hour training program and are not permitted to self-activate. They operate under the direction of the Pinelands or local coordinator. Any Bass River Township resident interested in more information or in joining our local CERT Team should call Mike Fitzgerald.
All registered voters will receive a "Vote by Mail Ballot". Mailed ballots must be postmarked by November 3rd and received by November 10th. Ballots can be dropped off at secure ballot boxes, Board of Election Offices, or polling places by 8PM on November 3rd.
In person voting will take place at polling places between 6AM - 8PM on November 3rd. You will be provided a provisional paper ballot.