Little Egg Harbor Township

Welcome to Little Egg Harbor Township

NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS


Please be advised that Little Egg Harbor Court and Eagleswood Court sessions are cancelled through April 26th out of an abundance of caution and uncertainty relating to COVID-19 (Coronavirus).

 

All parties will be notified by mail of their rescheduled date within 2-3 weeks as Court scheduling is determined.



NJ Department of Health Information on COVID-19


Both the LEHT Planning Board meeting scheduled for April 2, 2020 and the Zoning Board meeting scheduled for April 8, 2020 are canceled.


The Department of Public Works is continuing to collect household Trash and Recycling on schedule; however, we have temporarily postponed zone pickup of bulk items until further notice. Residents who are in need of a Bulk or Brush pickup can call 609-296-3600 to schedule an individual pick up.


In accordance with Executive Orders 107 and 108 issued by Governor Murphy on March 21, 2020, all residents are to remain home until further notice to hinder the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Therefore, the Public Hearing regarding the dredging assessment project for Osborn Island originally scheduled for March 31, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. has been postponed. All residents will be notified of the new Public Hearing date once said date has been decided.

Get the facts – visit FEMA’s “Coronavirus Rumor Control” website to make sure you are getting the most accurate information regarding COVID-19.

https://www.fema.gov/coronavirus-rumor-control


Earlier today, Governor Murphy issued Executive Orders 107 and 108, which direct all residents to stay at home until further notice. The Orders provide for certain exceptions, such as obtaining essential goods or services, seeking medical attention, or reporting to work.

 

The Orders also prohibit the gatherings of individuals, such as parties, celebrations, or other social events. When in public, individuals must practice social distancing and stay at least six feet apart whenever practicable.

 

The Orders direct the closure of all non-essential retail businesses to the public, with exceptions including but not limited to grocery stores, pharmacies, medical supply stores, gas stations, banks, laundromats, drycleaners, pet stores, and liquor stores.

 

The Orders continues existing bans on recreational and entertainment businesses, the requirements that all restaurants operate by delivery and takeout only, and the directive that all schools cease in-person instruction.

 

Township Offices, while closed to the public, remain operational, and staff are available over the phone (609-296-7241) or by email to address the needs of the community.

 

For more information regarding the Governor’s Orders or COVID-19, please visit the State’s COVID-19 website:  https://covid19.nj.gov/


OCEAN COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) INFORMATION


We want to remind all residents to please follow the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommendations and practice safe social distancing to help slow the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). If you are unable to stay home please remember to avoid close contact while you are out and to properly wash your hands as often as possible.

 

Township offices remain closed to the public but open to staff in order to address the needs of the community as quickly and safely as possible. Please call 609-296-7241 or visit www.LEHT.com for more information related to Township operations.

 

For more information regarding COVID-19, please visit the following websites:

www.cdc.gov

www.nj.gov/health

www.ochd.org

15 STEPS TO SLOW THE SPREAD


The Board of Health meeting scheduled for March 24, 2020 is cancelled.


Please be advised that out of an abundance of caution regarding the current COVID-19 (Coronavirus) situation, the Senior Expo scheduled for May 6, 2020 will now be postponed. As we continue to monitor the situation, we will choose a new date that will hopefully be beneficial to the health and safety of all vendors, employees and residents.


While the Township building is currently closed physically, the Township continues all planning for future dredging projects.


In light of recent updates provided by the State and County, Little Egg Harbor Township will close all Township buildings/parks to the general public effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020. This includes Town Hall, Community Center, Senior Center, Sports Complex, and Little Treasures Park.

 

Township Offices will, however, remain open to staff, who will be available over the phone and by email to address your concerns. All Township operations are continuing to run, and we are addressing the needs of the community as quickly and safely as possible.

 

In the event residents need to drop off any documentation or materials, two drop boxes (one for Construction, one for all other items) have been installed and are located at the front of the Township building. For all Township contact information, including phone numbers and emails, as well as to view any future updates regarding Township operations, please visit www.LEHT.com.

 

For more information regarding COVID-19, please visit the following websites:

www.cdc.gov

www.nj.gov/health

www.ochd.org


Please be advised that Little Egg Harbor and Eagleswood Court sessions are cancelled on March 19, 2020, March 25, 2020 and April 1, 2020 out of an abundance of caution and uncertainty relating to COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Contact will be made by telephone and/or e-mail as soon as rescheduled dates are determined.


In an abundance of caution regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus) please be advised of the following closures/cancellations:

 

– Atlantic City Electric Open House (Town Hall) -3/14/20 CANCELLED

– Meet the Mayor – 3/17/20 CANCELLED

– Senior Advisory Meeting  – 3/30/20 CANCELLED

– Community Center Events – ALL POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE


In an abundance of caution regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus), we kindly ask that anyone who is feeling ill please refrain from attending the Township Meeting on March 12, 2020. Thank you for your continued cooperation!


Please be advised that Open Rec at the LEHT Community Center is postponed until further notice due to an abundance of caution regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus)


PLEASE NOTE: MARCH 11, 2020 ZONING BOARD MEETING IS CANCELLED.


New Jersey Department of Health COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Information for Communities and the General Public

 

https://www.nj.gov/health/cd/topics/covid2019_community.shtml


 


REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FOR PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

 

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY CONSULTING & MANAGEMENT SERVICES




Congressman Jeff Van Drew Supports Little Egg Harbor Township’s Request to Defer FEMA’s Hurricane Sandy Repayment

 

https://vandrew.house.gov/media/press-releases/congressman-jeff-van-drew-supports-little-egg-harbor-township-s-request-defer


PLEASE NOTE: MARCH 5, 2020 PLANNING BOARD MEETING IS CANCELLED.


 


Boating Safety Classes


REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FOR PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

Conflict Public Defender

 

Special Projects Engineer



LITTLE EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP

PUBLIC NOTICE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT in accordance with the provisions of the “Open Public Meetings Law”, P.L. 1975, c.231, the Little Egg Harbor Township Committee hereby give notice that Township Committee meetings will be held on the following dates in the courtroom of the Little Egg Harbor Township Municipal Building at 665 Radio Road, Little Egg Harbor, NJ 08087.  All meetings will commence at 7:00 pm except the months of June, July and August meetings will commence at 7:30 pm.

January 9

February 13

March 12

April 9

May 14

June 11

July 9

August 13

September 10

October 8

November 12

December 10

January 1, 2021

 

Official action may be taken.

Diana K. McCracken, RMC

Township Clerk


Little Egg Harbor Veterans’ Park Bench / Tree Donation Requests –In response to the Township’s numerous requests to donate a tree or bench at the newly constructed Veterans’ Park, we are sharing a  site map and donation request form (click here).


The Township is offering a pilot program with a limited number (100) of 35 gallon recycling robo-cans at a first come, first serve basis for a discounted cost of $20 per can. If you wish to purchase a 35 gallon recycling robo-cans, please stop by the Township Clerk’s Office, located at 665 Radio Road, to complete the necessary form.


Little Egg Harbor Township

Government Energy Aggregation Information


Atlantic City Electric – Information to report a power outage

Atlantic City Electric Outage Map –  www.atlanticcityelectric.com/outagemap

Atlantic City Electric Provides Tips to Help Ward off Scammers


Property Tax Look Ups and Tax Payments can now be made on-line.
Please visit the Tax Collector’s page under the Departments tab for details.


www.facebook.com/LittleEggHarborTownship


Any questions regarding this website can be directed to: kpowers@leht.com

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CONTACT US

Township of Little Egg Harbor Administrative Justice Complex

665 Radio Road

(609) 296-7241

Township Clerk (Registrar-Vital Statistics)

(609) 296-7241

Ext: 230, 231, 232 & 233

Fax (609) 296-5352

Municipal Court

( Little Egg Harbor Township & Eagleswood Township )

(609) 296-7241

Ext: 300, 301, 302, 303 & 304

Fax (609) 294-1068

Mayor & Committee

(609) 296-7241 ext 235

Tax Collector's Office

(609) 296-7241

Ext: 240, 241, 242 & 243

Fax (609) 296-8516

Tax Assessor's Office

(609) 296-7241

Ext: 244, 245, 246 & 247

Construction Department

( Permits - Inspections )

(609) 294-9071

or

(609) 296-7241 Ext: 608, 609, 610 or 611

Fax (609) 294-9065

Zoning & Code Enforcement

( Property Maintenance Complaints - Variances )

- Zoning Officer

(609) 296-7241 Ext 616

- Code Enforcement Officer

(609) 296-7241 Ext 615

Planning and Zoning Board

- Board Secretary

(609) 296-7241 Ext 221

Township Administrator / CFO

(609) 296-7241

Ext 220, 221

Fax (609) 294-3040

Purchasing Agent

(609) 296-7241 Ext 223

Fax (609) 294-3040

Human Resources

(609) 296-7241 Ext 224

Fax (609) 294-3040

Department of Public Works

(609) 296-3600

Fax (609) 294-0746

Animal Control Officer

(609) 296-0675

Community Center Information:

(609) 296-7241 Ext 235

Or email kpowers@leht.com

Police Department

( Non - Emergency )

(609) 296-3666

FOOD BANK

Greater Tuckerton Ministerial Association, Inc.

641 Radio Road

( Adjacent to the Senior Center )

(609) 296-1345

HOURS: Monday thru Friday 2PM to 4PM

Senior Center

( Please contact the Township Clerk's Office )

(609) 296-7241 Ext 235