New Tax Office Hours - Starting February 13th the tax collector will no longer have Thursday evening hours, but will instead have Wednesday evening hours. The new hours are Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 9AM - 4PM and Wednesday 5:15 - 7PM. Other times can be arranged by appointment.
Atlantic City Electric Energy Assistance Programs - Atlantic City Electric wants remind its customers of available energy assistance programs. See the FLYER for details.
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.
2018 - 2019 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
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.
New Planning / Zoning Board Meeting Schedule - Starting March 6th the Planning / Zoning Board will meet the 1st Wednesday of each month vice the current 3rd Thursday. There is no meeting in February.
HELP WANTED: Construction Laborer Job Opening - PKF is looking to hire a construction laborer for the Jobs Creek Bridge Reconstruction project. Candidates must have minimal past construction experience and are interested in gaining experience for a construction career. Please contact Scott Lattimer at SRL@pkfm.com for inquiries. PKF-Mark III is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
NJ Forest Free Tree Distribution - NJ Forest Service is distributing free tree seedings. The seedings range between 6" - 24" depending on species. Trees will be distributed at Bass River Convenience Center on March 30th from 8AM - 3:30PM. For other times and locations and planting instructions see SCHEDULE.
Safety Bulletin on Deer Avoidance - Guidance from the Municipal Excess Liability Joint Insurance Fund Safety Institute on avoiding deer collisions can be viewed by clicking Deer Avoidance Bulletin
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
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.
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.