COVID-19 Related Information

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704, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: July 7, 2020 Vote by Mail Primary Election


The deadline to register to vote in the July 7th Primary Election is June 16, 2020.

The New Jersey Primary Election will be on Tuesday, July 7th and will be primarily a Vote-By-Mail election process in accordance with […]

2403, 2020

Commercial Township Closings

The Municipal Hall is now open to the public with some restrictions.

Enter through the Memorial Ave entrance.

Wear a mask

Temperature screening

Social Distancing

You can still utilize the Municipal Drop box

The Commercial Township Senior Center, Library and Family […]

1603, 2020

Public Notice COVID 19

As Commercial Township continues to monitor the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) developments closely, the health and wellbeing of our employees and citizens is of utmost importance to us as we know it is to […]



The Recycle Schedule in the Municipal Calendar is incorrect for 2nd half of the year.

Please see below for corrected recycle schedule.

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Community Yard Sale

October 10, 2020 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Township Hall Hours

8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.

Assessor’s Hours

Tuesday Evening
5:00 – 7:00 pm

Public Works Department

7:00 A.M. to 3:30 P.M.
(Sept. thru May)

6:00 A.M. to 2:30 P.M.
(June thru Aug.)

Shore Animal Control

If you suspect or know of animal abuse

or neglect,please call the State Police

at 856-785-0036

If you need assistance with an animal

running at large, strays or any other

animal related issue, please call

Shore Animal Control at 1-800-351-1822.

Office of Emergency Management

785-1112 and 785-1113


Quick Links


October 10, 2020
  • Dump Day

    October 10, 2020 @ 7:30 am - 2:30 pm

October 13, 2020
  • Environmental Commission Meeting

    October 13, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    1768 Main St, Port Norris, NJ 08349, USA

October 15, 2020
  • Regular Township Meetings

    October 15, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

October 19, 2020
  • Agenda Meetings

    October 19, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

October 20, 2020
  • Recreation Committee Meeting

    October 20, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm
    1768 Main St, Port Norris, NJ 08349, USA

October 28, 2020
  • Land Use Board Meeting

    October 28, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Covid-19 Awareness

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Census 2020

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Annual Community Yard Sale

The Commercial township Recreation Committee is hosting the Annual Community Yard Sale.

Free outdoor spaces for Township Residents

Bring your own table, chairs and items to sell

Safety measures will be enforced. Masks are required for everyone.

Tables will be 6 feet apart and you must have hand sanitizer on your table.

October 10, 2020 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

Charles Sheppard Community Center

1061 Steep Run Rd. Haleyville

For more information please call 856-785-9817

Halloween House Decorating Contest

Showcase Your Ghoulish Creativity with Commercial Township Recreation Committee’s

Halloween House Decorating Contest.

Contest is free and open to all Commercial Township Residents

The Township will be divided into three sections for judging:

Port Norris, Laurel Lake and Mauricetown/Haleyville

A winner will be chosen for each district. Judging will be October 30th, 2020 starting at 6:00 pm

Complete the entry form and return to the Township Hall at 1768 Main St. Port Norris

or e-mail entry to

Fall Harvest Celebration

Scarecrow Scavenger Hunt

The Commercial Township Recreation Committee is putting together a Scarecrow Scavenger Hunt and we need your help. We are asking for your commitment to build a scarecrow and display in front of your business, church, service club etc. This is a great way to build community spirit and let people know where you are and what your business or service club is all about. Please join in on the fun!

Where: In front of your establishment

When: Scarecrows must be displayed by November 6th. Please let us know by October 31st if you will be participating.

Time: The scavenger hunt will be from November 7th thru November 30th.


Commercial Township Veterans Memorial Park

Honoring Commercial Township Veterans

Brick Paver Order Form