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Historical Committee 7 :30 –8 :30 pm
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Transportation Committee 7 :30 –8 :30 pm
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UTILITIES COMMITTEE 7 –7 :30 pm
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FINANCE COMMITTEE 7 :30 –8 pm
ZONING BOARD 7 :30 –8 pm
MUNICIPAL COURT 9 –3 pm
MTTN VOLUNTEERS 7 :30 –8 pm
PLANNING BOARD 7 :30 –8 pm
VETERANS AFFAIRS 5 :30 –7 pm
ENVIRONMENTAL COMMISSION 7 :30 –8 pm
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT 7 :30 –8 pm
FIRE PREVENTION 8 –8 :30 pm
SHADE TREE - Town Hall 7 :30 –8 pm
BOARD OF HEALTH 8 –10 pm
ZONING BOARD 7 :30 –8 pm
MAC 7 :30 –8 pm
Paper Shredding 9 –1 pm
MUNICIPAL COURT 9 –3 pm
HISTORICAL COMMITTEE 7 :30 –8 pm
Zoning Board Meeting 7 :30 –9 :30 pm
REC ADVISORY BOARD 8 –8 :30 pm
TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE 7 :30 –8 pm
COMMUNITY ALLIANCE 7 –7 :30 pm
PLANNING BOARD 7 :30 –8 pm
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TEEN LEADERSHIP 6 :30 –7 pm
SPECIAL NEEDS COUNCIL 7 –7 :30 pm
ZONING BOARD 7 :30 –8 pm
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March 24, 2017

2017 Introduced Budget

Public Hearing Scheduled for April 19th

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. 

Flyer

Application

April 03, 2017

Please be advised that on Monday, April 3rd Monmouth County will begin reconstruction of Bridge MN 28 on Dey Grove Road over the Manalapan Brook. 

The propsed project generally involves the reconstruction ot the existing bridge spanning the Manalapan Brook along Dey Grove Road. The bridge is located between Iron Ore Road and Bergen Mills Road. 

To complete the project, a full closure of the bridge will be necessary. The preliminary project schedule calls for the project to begin on or about April 3, 2017. All work is to be substantially completed on or about November 7th, 2017.

During the full bridge closure, there will be 2 designed detour routes - 1 for truck traffic (over 4 tons) and 1 for non-truck traffic. The truck traffic detour will be Iron Ore Road to Route 33 to Bergen Mills Road, with westbound truck traffic accessing Route 33 westbound via Dugans Grove Road and eastbound truck traffic accessing Iron Ore Road via the jug handle at the Route 33 / Smithburg Road / Iron Ore Road intersection. For non-truck traffic, the detour will be Iron Ore Road to Indian Path to Bergen Mills Road. 

Any questions on this project should be directed to the County Engineers Office at 732-431-7760.

Please follow traffic detours and drive safely. 

April 13, 2017

The Shade Tree Committee and the Township Committee hosted a joint town hall meeting to discuss the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) and answer resident questions on this issue.

Those affected by this invasive tree pest have already received a letter from the Township Arborist with detailed information on how the EAB will affect Ash Trees throughout the Township. 

Additional information is available on the Township website, including a map of those locations where Ash Trees are present.

Ash Tree Notice

Ash Tree Map Locations

Insecticide Summary

Pest Alert

Signs and Symptoms EAB

Ash ID

You may also find more information at

http://www.nj.gov/agriculture/divisions/pi/prog/emeraldashborer.html

http://www.emeraldashborer.info/

This website will give you details on what an ash tree looks like

http://dendro.cnre.vt.edu/dendrology/syllabus/factsheet.cfm?ID=48

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 9:00 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

Flyer

April 24, 2017

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a SPECIAL MEETING of the Manalapan Township Zoning Board of Adjustment will take place on  Monday, April 24, 2017, 7:30pm, at the Municipal Complex, 120 Route 522, Manalapan, NJ.

 

AGENDA SUBJECT:

New York SMSA Limited Partnership d/b/a Verizon Wireless

Wireless Communications Facility - Use Variance-Prelim & Final Site Plan

 

 

By order of the Manalapan Township Zoning Board of Adjustment

 

 

Janice Moench, Secretary

Zoning Board of Adjustment

Manalapan Township

 

Date:   April 4, 2017

June 10, 2017

Save the date for Manalapan Day 2017! June 10, 2017 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM At the Manalapan Recreation Center 

Join us as a Vendor or Sponsor and be a part of this wonderful community day!

Vendor Application

Vendor Rules and Regulations

Sponsor Letter

Sponsor Application