Hopewell Township News and Notices


PUBLIC NOTICES

HOPEWELL TOWNSHIP

          The Hopewell Township Committee accordance with the Open Public Meetings Act, N.J.S.A. 10:4-6 et seq., and in consideration of Executive Order No. 238 permitting resuming indoor municipal government meeting the Township Committee has decided to return to in person meeting for all public meeting of the township beginning Thursday, June 17th, 2021.  The Township Committee, The Land Use Board, the Environmental Commission, and any other previously advertised Open Public Meetings Act pursuant meetings for the municipality will resume at the Township municipal building 590 Shiloh Pike, Bridgeton, NJ 08302 as of this date.

Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan Meeting

          Hopewell Township Office of Emergency Management in conjunction with Shiloh and Cumberland County OEM's will be having a Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan Meeting, in person, at the Hopewell Township municipal building located at 590 Shiloh Pike, Bridgeton NJ 08302 on Monday, June 14th, 2021 at 7:00 pm.  Members of the public are encouraged to attend.

COVID-19 Information

          The Township Municipal Building will be closing to the public as of Friday, March 20th at 4:30 pm.  All government employees will continue to handle all of your needs through alternative methods (please see the chart titled "Save the Trip to Town Hall" located on our COVID-19 Information page: 

https://nj-hopewelltownship.civicplus.com/2450/COVID-19-Info)


          You are highly encouraged to follow the Township’s Facebook page for the most current information available on the COVID-19 virus and Hopewell Township:
www.facebook.com/hopewelltownship856

Senior Center Will Be Closed

          The Senior Center located in Hopewell Township will be closed until further notice.

Hopewell Township / Cumberland Grows Partnership


If you are interested in looking into development opportunities in Hopewell Township, please take a look at our partnership with the Cumberland Development Corporation.

 www.CumberlandGrows.com

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ES4xuTXUOn8



 HOPEWELL TOWNSHIP HOME            REHABILITATION PROGRAM


 In 2018, Hopewell Township was awarded a Small Cities Home Rehabilitation Program from The NJ Department of Community Affairs.  This program will allow low to moderate income homeowners in Hopewell Township assistance for home repairs to items such as Heating, Electrical & Plumbing Systems, Septic & Well, Weatherization (windows, insulation, etc.) Roof & Structural Conditions (foundation, etc.).  Information regarding the program and the income guidelines can be found on the Township website www.hopewelltwp-nj.com or contact the Hopewell Township Clerk’s Office at 856-455-1230 ext. 110. 

 
 

Doing Business in Hopewell

Tons of new businesses have opened in Hopewell in the past few years, and more are on the way. Please visit Our Local Businesses page for a list of all the active businesses in Hopewell, as well as links to business websites and their Facebook pages. 

Construction Shared Service
Hopewell has partnered with Upper Deerfield for Construction Office services. Office hours in Upper Deerfield are 8:30-4:30 Monday through Friday. The Office is located at 1325 Route 77 in Seabrook. For all construction-related questions, please call 856-455-9591.

Hopewell Township residents or contractors may still pick up or drop off construction permit applications at the Hopewell Township Municipal building, or utilize the Construction/Code Office in Upper Deerfield.

Clean Energy Program
New Jersey's Clean Energy Program offers a variety of programs that can help homeowners in Hopewell manage their energy consumption. The Program offers ways to reduce utility bills in homes and businesses. For more information on this program, click here
  
  
 

 

 

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Helpful Information


A Message from New Jersey State Police
Remember to secure your property by locking the doors to your home, vehicles, garages, and shed. Contact the NJ State Police Crime Watch tip line at 856-451-6034 if you observe any suspicious activity.

Did You Know?

State law requires landlords who rent (Non-Owner Occupied) houses, apartments, or buildings to register certain information with the Clerk of the city or town where the building is located.  If your building contains three or more apartments, the landlord must also register with the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs, Bureau of Housing Inspections, PO Box 810, Trenton, NJ  08625-0810.  Required forms and a copy of the ordinance are available here.

Can't Find What You're Looking For?

We are in the process of updating the website to provide more up-to-date information and better suit your needs. Some of these changes will involve moving pages and links. If you have any trouble with our website, please contact the Clerk at 856-455-1230, extension 118.




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TOWNSHIP COMMITTEE:
Bruce R. Hankins, Mayor
Paul Ritter III, Vice Mayor
Joseph Shoemaker
Greg Facemyer
Robin Freitag