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Posted on: March 20, 2020

MRT Modified Services Due to Coronavirus

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Due to recent events surrounding the Coronavirus (COVID-19), Maurice River Township has modified services.  This modification is being done to reduce human contact, while continuing to provide essential services to our residents.

The Township Committee thanks everyone for their cooperation during this time and appreciates the helpfulness and cooperation by both the Township employees and residents.

MUNICIPAL BUILDING

  •  Regular Business Hours ---9:00 AM TO 3:00 PM
  •  All employees will be reporting to work.
  •  The public will be limited to the vestibule area of the Municipal Building.  A drop box  has been supplied for anyone dropping off paperwork.
  •  An employee will be available to answer questions.

Below please find Township Services that have been affected:

DOG LICENSING

Please contact Lisa Fisher at (856) 785-1120 ext. 111 regarding questions pertaining to licensing of your dog.

NOTE:  the rabies clinic scheduled for Saturday, March 21, 2020 has been postponed.  When this clinic is rescheduled the new date and times will be posted on the township website.  Late fee assessment has been extended until May 1, 2020.

SENIOR CENTER

All Senior Center activities have been suspended.  Please contact Donna Jacoby at 856-785-1120 ext. 126 with any questions.

TAX PAYMENTS

Payments for property taxes should be mailed to the Municipal Building or you can pay online (small fee applies).  During this time you may want to consider one of these methods to ensure social distancing during this time.  A drop box is located immediately inside the front doors of the Municipal Building.

MUNICIPAL COURT

Please contact the Municipal Court Administrator, Ashley Criss to discuss alternative methods of payment at 956-785-1120 ext. 115.

RECREATION

As of March 19, 2020, the 2020 Babe Ruth baseball season has been postponed for two weeks.  Updates to the status of the season will be posted as soon as it is available.

PUBLIC WORKS

Monday & Friday drop off of oil, antifreeze and electronics has been suspended until further notice.

CLEANING & DISINFECTION 

All Municipal Employees have been directed on frequent hand washing, increased disinfection of hard surfaces and public distancing.  This is being done to protect the employees as well as the public.

TRASH & RECYCLING

Gold Medal is the contractor for trash and recycling pick-up in Maurice River Township.   There is no planned change to services being provided to Maurice River Township residents at this time.

TAX APPEAL FILINGS

Tax appeal filing for the County Board of Taxation or the NJ State Tax Court have been extended to May 1st, 2020.  Tax Assessor:  Kevin Maloney, Phone 856-785-1120 ext. 117 or email kmaloney@mauricerivertwp.org


Services & Employee Contacts

During this time, you are encouraged to call or email with any questions. 

Service

Employee

Phone

Email

Tax Collection

Michelle Behm

856-785-1120 ext. 121


mbehm@mauricerivertwp.org

Tax Assessor

Kevin Maloney

856-785-1120 ext. 117


kmaloney@mauricerivertwp.org

Registrar

(Vital Statistics

Lisa Fisher

856-785-1120

Ext. 111


lfisher@mauricerivertwp.org

Senior Center

Donna Jacoby

856-785-1120 ext. 126


djacoby@mauricerivertwp.org

Municipal Court

Ashley Criss

856-785-1120 ext. 115


ashley.criss@njcourts.gov

Finance (Accounts Payable)

Louann Karrer

856-785-1120 ext. 113


lkarrer@mauricerivertwp.org

Public Works

Steve Hagemann

856-785-2718

shagemann@mauricerivertwp.org


Dog Licensing

Lisa Fisher

856-785-1120 ext. 111

lfisher@mauricerivertwp.org

Clerk

Denise Peterson

856-785-1120 ext. 110


dpeterson@mauricerivertwp.org


Construction

Mary Harrar

856-785-1120 ext. 132

construction@mauricerivertwp.org



Land Use Board

Mary Harrar

856-785-1120 ext. 132


construction@mauricerivertwp.org


Notary Public

Denise Peterson

856-785-1120 ext. 110

dpeterson@mauricerivertwp.org



If you are unsure who to contact please call 856-785-1120 ext. 111.  Thank you.

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