Posted on: July 15, 2017

Middletown Once Again Named One of the Top 10 Safest Places in America to Raise a Child

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MIDDLETOWN – For the second consecutive year, Middletown, NJ was named one of the top 10 safest places to raise a child in the United States by Safewise, a national community-focused security organization, in their newly released report The 30 S...

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Posted on: July 14, 2017

Middletown Installs New State-of-the-Art Surface at Bodman Park Basketball Courts

The township used Matéflex, the oldest U.S. modular tile manufacturer for the install. Using funds from 2016’s capital improvements budget, the township opted to install state-of-the-art court flooring instead of traditional resurfacing because of its dur...

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Posted on: August 16, 2017

Red Hill Road Closure Thursday 8/17 and Friday 8/18

Middletown Township and JCP&L will be working with Davey Tree to remove trees on Red Hill Road on Thursday, 8/17 and Friday, 8/18. The road will be closed between Holland Road and Bamm Hollow Road from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Middletown Township’s Public ...

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

Monmouth County Hubbard Avenue Update

On Monday August 7th, Monmouth County engineers added additional signage to the project area in advance of the detour. This was done to provide as many travel options as possible to help motorists avoid the congested location.

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

New Monmouth/Leonardville/Tindall Road Work Updates

  • The New Monmouth Road project is progressing well and is expected to be completed within the next three weeks. The Middletown Township Public Library will still be accessible. Traffic should continue to follow posted detours. 
  • Work will be startin...
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Posted on: July 25, 2017

Hubbard Avenue Update

J.F. Kiely is working for the gas company to install a new main line on Hubbard Avenue. They will be working Monday-Friday from 8 AM to 5 PM through the end of August, depending upon the weather. They will be doing all necessary infrastructure upgrades in...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Paper Shredding Events

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Monmouth County has scheduled ten (10) paper shredding events for 2017 in local communities so that Monmouth County residents have opportunities to get rid of old documents and confidential files safely.  This service is free to residents of the...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Pesticide Spraying

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As part of the Right-of-Way Maintenance Program, periodically
from April 3, 2017 through October 27, 2017, the Department of Public Works willbe spraying weeds near guiderails and concrete median/islands with pesticide, on main and connecting roads thr...

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Public Works

Posted on: August 10, 2017

Middletown Township’s WWI Doughboy Memorial Restoration Process Is Almost Complete

Township Officials, Veterans Affairs Committee and Sculptor with Doughboy

For Immediate Release – August 10, 2017

MIDDLETOWN, NJ – Middletown Township today announced that the World War I Doughboy Monument restoration will be completed by the end of August. The circa 1930’s life-size monument is loc...

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Posted on: August 3, 2017

Middletown Ranked #1 Safest City in New Jersey and 8th in the U.S.

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For Immediate Release – August 3, 2017

MIDDLETOWN, NJ – Middletown, NJ was ranked as the #1 safest city in New Jersey and the 8th in the nation, according to the National Council for Home Safety and Security’s 2017 report, Top...

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Township News
Posted on: July 28, 2017

Ideal Beach Pedestrian Walkway and Deck Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Ideal Beach Structured Pedestrian Access Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Before the Ideal Beach Party on July 27th, Township officials and employees, Ideal Beach Community Association members, and executives from T&M Associates gathered at the new pedestrian walkway and deck for a ribbon cutting ceremony. The structured pe...

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Township News
Posted on: July 28, 2017

Middletown Township Police Department Joins America’s Night Out Against Crime

National Night Out

For Immediate Release – July 28, 2017

MIDDLETOWN NJ – Middletown Township today announced that the Police Department will be holding its first National Night Out on Tuesday, August 1st from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm. The event will be...

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Posted on: July 28, 2017

Mayor and Township Administrator Host Community Land Development Forum

Mayor and Township Administrator at Community Land Development Forum on July 26, 2017

Middletown Mayor Gerry Scharfenberger, Ph.D. and Township Administrator Anthony Mercantante hosted a forum at the Middletown Arts Center on July 26th to discuss how to prevent overdevelopment while encouraging sensible growth.

Topics addressed included:

  • Wha...
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Posted on: July 24, 2017

Middletown Township Receives $150K Grant from NJ BPU to Study Microgrid Project Feasibility

For Immediate Release – July 24, 2017

MIDDLETOWN, NJ – Middletown Township announced today that the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities has awarded the township a $150,000 grant for a Microgrid Phase 1 Feasibility Study.

The Feasibility...

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