COVID-19 Related Information

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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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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


November 1, 2020
  • 4th Quarter Taxes Due

    November 1, 2020

November 10, 2020
  • Environmental Commission Meeting

    November 10, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    1768 Main St, Port Norris, NJ 08349, USA

November 14, 2020
  • Dump Day

    November 14, 2020 @ 7:30 am - 2:30 pm

November 16, 2020
  • Agenda Meetings

    November 16, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

November 17, 2020
  • Recreation Committee Meeting

    November 17, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm
    1768 Main St, Port Norris, NJ 08349, USA

November 19, 2020
  • Regular Township Meetings

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

November 25, 2020
  • Land Use Board Meeting

    November 25, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Covid-19 Awareness

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Covid 19 CDC 2

Census 2020

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Covid 19 CDC 1
Covid 19 CDC 2
Covid 19 CDC 2


Halloween Trick or Treat

Trick or Treat in Commercial Township will be on October 31, 2020 from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Please be safe with face coverings, social distancing and sanitizing.

Happy Halloween!

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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