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South Toms River Maze of Terror Fundraiser

When: Saturday, Oct. 18th from 6 to 8 pm Where: South Toms River Recreation Center, 1 Drake Lane, South Toms River This attraction, which in its previous three years was a small-but-growing component of the annual Halloween party here, has…

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FALL GARDEN DAY OCTOBER 30, 2014 – 9:30 AM to 12:30 pm

FALL GARDEN DAY OCTOBER 30, 2014 – 9:30 AM to 12:30 pm Are you thinking about sprucing up your home’s curb appeal? Would you like to have a better garden next year? Is something “bugging” your plants? Join your county Master…

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PRESS RELEASE SOUTH TOMS RIVER RECOGNIZED FOR ENVIRONMENTAL EFFORTS

  PRESS RELEASE:   September 11, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Joseph Kostecki South Toms River Municipal Clerk’s Office 732.349.0403 SOUTH TOMS RIVER RECOGNIZED FOR ENVIRONMENTAL EFFORTS With official notice from the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection on September 10, 2014,…

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The Borough of South Toms River now has a new way to pay your taxes!

The Borough of South Toms River now has a new way to pay your taxes! The Borough now allows for tax payments to be automatically debited from your checking or savings account. Simply fill out the Direct Account debit authorization…

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Recycling Starts Today

Today, South Toms River takes the next step in sustainability. Districts 1 and 3 are to start using the Recycling Robo Cans today.  District 2 will start next Wednesday, August 13. Please feel free to contact Borough Hall with any…

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New Recycling Containers !

  The Borough of South Toms River is happy to provide you with a new recycling container for your recyclables. This first can comes at no cost to you; any additional cans will be at a charge of $70. Due…

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Heartbeat – Borough Newsletter

We, in South Toms River Borough, strongly believe that communication is the vital sign of a community. That is why we have called this newsletter The Heartbeat! The more we know of your needs and our available resources, the more…

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Summer Boating Tips from the NJDEP

As we approach the summer boating and tourism season, the Department of Environmental Protection is asking boaters to help our environment by using caution in ecologically sensitive areas while having fun boating on Barnegat Bay, and also using similar restraint…

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Happy Memorial Day

Greetings family, I pray this message arrives to you in the best of health and spirit as we honor the memory of our veterans today. This holy-day was traditionally observed on May 30 but is now officially observed on the…

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South Toms River Mayor and Council Present Full Cleanup and Vision for Waterfront Property: Emphasize Clean Shores and Ability to Deliver Beautification for Businesses and Residents Through Grants

  PRESS RELEASE:   May 19, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Joseph Kostecki South Toms River Municipal Clerk’s Office 732.349.0403 SOUTH TOMS RIVER MAYOR AND COUNCIL PRESENT FULL CLEANUP AND VISION FOR WATERFRONT PROPERTY: EMPHASIZE CLEAN SHORES AND ABILITY TO DELIVER BEAUTIFICATION…

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ABANDONED BOATS TO BE REMOVED FROM THE TOMS RIVER, CONTINUED BEAUTIFICATION PROGRESS

PRESS RELEASE: May 5, 2014 ABANDONED BOATS TO BE REMOVED FROM THE TOMS RIVER, CONTINUED BEAUTIFICATION PROGRESS Officials in the Borough of South Toms River are happy to announce that due to a collaborative effort, both the Navy Admiral steel…

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Preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps have been released for South Toms River

The National Flood Insurance Program has officially release Ocean County’s Preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps, also called FIRMs.  These maps were developed from the Preliminary Working Flood Maps that have been in effect since June 2013. The Preliminary FIRMs will…

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Advisory: Winter Weather Statement: State of Emergency – Borough Hall Closed – Snow Plowing continues

Advisory: Winter Weather Statement: State of Emergency – Borough Hall Closed – Snow Plowing continues As a result of the winter weather and State of Emergency, South Toms River Borough Hall will be closed on Monday, March 3, 2014. STR…

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New Nixle Communication service

The Governing Body and Administration are committed to providing up to date, informative communication to our residents. South Toms river is using a new service that can provide emergency  and community notifications. The service is called Nixle. Be sure to…

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TR Schools delayed opening 2.18.14

All Toms River Schools and municipal offices have a 90 minute delay. A.M. Kindergarten and pre-schools are cancelled.

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Section 2 Trash pick-up on Friday (2-14)

Due to necessary snow plowing activities, Section 2 Track pickup will be rescheduled for Friday, February 14 (tomorrow).

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Boro Hall is closed for the day

Borough Hall is closed today, Thursday January 13, due to a State of Emergency. The Borough will continue to monitor weather conditions, and Public Works is continuing to ensure the streets are safe, plowed and salted. Again, all municipal operations…

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Delayed Opening Toms River Regional Schools (Thursday)

Delayed Opening Toms River Regional Schools will open on a 90-minute delay on Thursday, February 13, 2014. For individual school opening times, please visit here http://www.trschools.com/calendar/  

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WINTER STORM WARNING ISSUED FOR OCEAN COUNTY

WINTER STORM WARNING ISSUED FOR OCEAN COUNTY A major coastal storm will impact the entire state Wednesday night into Friday morning. This storm will bring a variety of severe winter weather conditions including snow, sleet, rain, strong winds and coastal flooding. As a…

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Local Closings: Winter Weather Advisory

Please be advised that there is a 90 minute delay tomorrow (Wednesday February 5, 2014) for all municipal operations.  This includes all Toms River Regional schools. kindergarten and preschool in the a.m is closed. Winter Weather Advisory Statement A Winter…

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WINTER STORM WARNING ISSUED FOR OCEAN COUNTY

WINTER STORM WARNING ISSUED FOR OCEAN COUNTY A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect for Ocean County and the surrounding area for 2 to 4 inches of snow. While the transition from rain to snow has taken longer than initially…

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Section 2 Recycling still on for today (1.29.14)

The Public Works Department is finishing snow-related work and will proceed to pick-up recycling for Section 2.

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TR Schools – 90 minute delay / Municipal Offices open

Please be patient as our Public Works are working hard to clear and salt the roads. The Toms River School System has a 90 minute delay, and Municipal Offices are open.

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Municipal Offices – Delayed Opening

WINTER ADVISORY STATEMENT Borough of South Toms River, New Jersey Winter Weather Statement – Town Hall Delayed Opening Wednesday, January 22, 2014 As a result of the winter weather, South Toms River Municipal Offices will have a delayed opening and…

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Recycling District 2 moved to next Wednesday

Please be advised that due to snow plowing, tomorrow’s recycling pick-up for Section 2  will be moved to next Wednesday (January 29th).

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Borough Hall Closing

Please be advised that Borough Hall is now closed due to snow conditions.

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Council Meeting cancelled

Please be advised that tonight’s Council Meeting (1/21/14) is cancelled due to the pending snow storm. Stay warm and safe!

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Winter Advisory

Please be aware that Public Works will be providing snow removal on tuesday/wednesday. Please be sure to remove vehicles from the roads to ensure quicker and more effective plowing. Stay safe and warm! Please share the following Winter Advisory Statement…

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Council Meeting on 1-21-14

As you enjoy the weekend, please remember that Borough Hall will be closed on Monday, January 20, in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Please be sure to mark your calendars that the next Council meeting is on Tuesday,…

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Icy Conditions

Please be careful as the roads are extremely icy. Public Works will be salting the road. Please take precautionary measures to ensure your safety.

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