February 03, 2017
All Residents who own a dog or cat that is 7 months of age or older must license their pet with the Township. All licenses issued in 2016 have expired as the license system is based on the calendar year. Pet owners have the full month of February to purchase their dog or cat's license at the regular fee as set in Ordinances of the Township. Starting on March 1st, all licenses fee increase by $5.00. So, please do not delay in acquiring your pet's license in order to avoid needing to pay the extra fee. All dogs and cats must present proof that the animal has a valid rabies vaccination that does not expire until after November 1st. If the current rabies vaccination expires prior to November 1st, then a booster vaccination will be needed in order to get the license. If anyone has any questions, please contact the Health Department at 732-446-8345.
February 22, 2017
The Manalapan Arts Council and Mayer Susan Cohen are pleased to announce the holding of the 9th annual Manalapan Township photo contest. The 2017 theme is "Silhouettes and Shadows". The Contest will be looking for pictures of any scene, object, event, people or activity that inforporates a silhouette or shadow. Each year's contest has been very successful as over 350 photos have been submitted in the past 8 years.
The contest is open to all Manalapan residents. Township residents can only enter one photo. Photographs must include a brief description (25 words or less) of the photo. Awards will be given as follows:
Prizes of $100 for 1st Place & $50 for Honorable Mention will be awarded in the following categories:
- 18 years & over (senior)
- 17 years & younger (junior)
People's Choice - the photo that receives most votes from the Manalapan Day (June 11th) display will also win a prize of $100.
As mentioned, all photos will be on display at the Manalapan Day community event on June 10, 2017 where the special "Peoples Choice" award will be given to the photo that garners the most votes that day from the visiting and judging public.
Photographs must be received by 4:30 PM on May 26, 2017. Photographs can be submitted by email to [email protected] (file must be less than 5mb) or dropped off at the Manalapan Township Health Department (photographic prints must not be larger than 5" x 7"). The full set of rules and the submission form are available online at the Township website - www.mtnj.org - or at the Manalapan Township Health Department. Please remember a submission form must accompany the photograph. Forms are also available on the Township web site or at the Manalapan Township Health Department.
For more information, please contact David Richardson in the Health Department at 732-446-8345.
March 03, 2017
Please be advised that yearly parking renewals were mailed out on February 10, 2017.
The deadline for these renewals is March 31, 2017.
NO EXCEPTIONS WILL BE MADE
If you did not receive your renewal, please contact the Municipal Clerk's Office at 732-446-8316.
April 01, 2017
Manalapan Parks and Recreation Presents: The 2017 Easter Egg Hunt
It will take place on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at the Manalapan Recreation Center beginning at 11:00 AM. The Rain Date will be April 8, 2017.
Dreyer Tract Fields
11:00 a.m. SHARP!
Open to ages 2 through 8
Age 2: with parental assistance – Field “G”
Ages 3 & 4: with parental assistance - Field “H”
Age 5 & 6: no parental assistance - Field “J”
Ages 7 & 8: no parental assistance - Field “M”
MEET THE EASTER BUNNY!!!
Prizes awarded to those who find the special ticket!
Please bring your own baskets or bags.
Be sure to bring ample supervision as ages are separated!
Don’t forget a camera for photo opportunities with the Easter Bunny!
Parents will only be allowed on fields marked “Parental Assistance”
For more information, please contact the Parks and Recreation office at
(732)446-8355. In case of inclement weather on the day of the event, check our Facebook page or
call 732-446-8398 for cancellation information or field changes.
April 22, 2017
Manalapan Township will be holding a paper shredding event for the residents of Manalapan. The event will be on April 22nd 2017, at the Franklin Lane Commuter Lot.
From 10:00 am – 1:00 pm or until the truck is full. This is a free service for Manalapan Residents only. Id's will be checked.
It is time for you to dispose of old documents and confidential files safely? Come to our mobile paper shredding event! Bring all old documents and confidential papers. Don’t become a target for identity theft.
All papers will be shredded on location (Franklin Lane Commuter Lot) in the mobile truck! The lot is located parallel with Route 9 North and is in the vicinity of the Gordon’s Corner Road and Route 9 Intersection. Right behind the Gordon’s Corner Road bus stop.
Remove all metals and binder clips from paper. No more than 100lbs of paper- approximately 4 boxes per person. This is a free service paid for with the State Recycling Grant.
Any Questions call 732-446-8404