35 Municipal Drive Lumberton, NJ 08048 • (609) 267-3217
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Hours of Operation

Municipal Building 
Monday - Friday 8:00am to 4:00pm

Registrar of Vital Statistics
Monday - Friday 8:00am to 4:00pm

Tax Assessor
Wednesday Only 9:00am to 4:00pm

Tax Collector
Monday - Friday 8:00am to 4:00pm

Notary Public
Monday - Friday 8:00am to 4:00pm

 

Department of Public Works

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35 Municipal Drive,
Lumberton, NJ 08048
(609) 267-3217

Hours: Mon - Fri  6:45am to 2:45pm

DPW Yard is Open to residents on the 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month from 7:30am to 1:30pm (except in July 2nd and 3rd Saturday)

Free Mulch - The Public Works Department has mulch available for Lumberton Township residents only. It is piled in the DPW yard across the street from the  Municipal Complex.  

There is NO topsoil or compost available.

Lumberton Township Recognizes the Lumberton Emergency Squad For its Continued Efforts to Provide Exceptional Care to the Residents and Visitors of the Township

Lumberton, NJ – September 14, 2016 – At the regularly scheduled Township Committee Meeting on September 13th, 2016, Mayor Earlen and the rest of the Township Committee lauded to the Lumberton Emergency Squad (LES) for their efforts since the new EMS contract was implemented at the beginning of this year.  On March 8, 2016, the Committee adopted a Resolution which provided for a new contract for emergency medical services within the boundaries of the Township, seeking to provide an even greater level of care to all residents and visitors to the Township.  That contract was issued to a newly reorganized Lumberton Emergency Squad, Inc.

Mayor Sean Earlen stated, “Recognizing the passing of the first 6 months of this new contract and the successes brought by it, was a priority for my colleagues and me on the Township Committee because the majority of these dedicated individuals are volunteers and we wanted to acknowledge their efforts. Under the leadership of their new Chief Jamie Wood and President Dan Januseski, the Lumberton Emergency Squad has added 17 additional emergency care personnel through streamlining their new member approval process, 6 of which are currently enrolled in EMT classes, 2 are Administrative Support, which has increased their total membership to 27 active volunteers and 8 career personnel.”

Committeeman Mike Mansdoerfer, who serves as the Township Committee Liaison to the LES along with Mayor Earlen stated, “We are extremely thankful for our volunteers both new and existing at the Lumberton Emergency Squad, these individuals are willing to drop what they are doing at any given moment to go help a stranger and it is important for us to recognize their efforts.  By implementing 24/7 duty crews, cross training with both the Lumberton Fire and Police Departments and initiating dual response with the Fire Department for critical calls, our Township Emergency Personnel are able to render appropriate and timely treatment of any patient they come in contact with during their shift.  Most importantly, the LES has decreased its response time by a full minute over last year’s responses.”

In addition, to issuing the Proclamation to the Lumberton Emergency Squad, the Township Committee issued Appreciation Certificated to various Members of its Emergency Services for three separate incidents that resulted in those personnel saving the life of the patient on those calls who was in Cardiac Arrest.

Proclamation for the Lumberton Emergency Squad

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Lumberton Township Opens New Canoe Launch Along the Rancocas Creek, Thanks in Part to a Grant Received from the Burlington County Municipal Park Development Program

Lumberton, NJ – September 10, 2016 – Continuing with its commitment to provide more passive recreational activities for its residents, the Lumberton Township Committee, along with the Burlington County Freeholder Board marked the opening of a brand new permanent Canoe Launch, located on Chestnut Street, near the Village Green Park.   The new Canoe Launch will provide a new purpose for the once vacant land that in the past served as the parking lot for the Burlington County Farm Fair.  Township Officials stated that the facility will be open from dawn until dusk, seven days a week for the residents to enjoy public access to the Rancocas Creek.

Mayor Sean Earlen stated, “for decades, if not centuries, the residents of our Township and the surrounding communities in Burlington County have benefited from the many outdoor activities afforded by the Rancocas Creek.” “Particularly in Lumberton Township, our residents have come to love and enjoy their time on the Rancocas Creek and these recreational activities have led my colleagues and me to strategically advance the creation of this permanent Canoe Launch located on Chestnut Street.”

In conjunction, with the Burlington County Freeholder Board, Lumberton Township has been able to fund this new Canoe Launch from grant funds received under the Burlington County Municipal Park Development Program. Lumberton Township has received more than $875,000.00 dollars in grant money from the county since it became available in 2011.  Projects that have been funded through this grant include a new playground, Community Garden and Dog Park at the Village Green, in addition to our recently opened Canoe Launch located across the street from the Village Green, sports fields at our Municipal Building Complex, the refurbishment of Turnbridge Park Playground and both playgrounds at Bryan Freeman Park in the Bobby’s Run Development.

The Township is excited that the launch has opened on time and on budget.  Committeeman Jim Conway stated, “our goal as a Township Committee has been to fight for as much grant money as we can to fund these recreation projects  and it is my priority as well as Mayor Earlen’s, as the liaisons for Engineering Projects, to ensure the projects are completed in an efficient and cost effective manner, so that we gain as much as we can from these funds.” The Township also expects the construction of the new Canoe Launch will greatly benefit the annual Lumberton Fall Festival and Paddle event, held by the Lumberton Township Civic Association.  Mayor Earlen stated, “The Township Committee hopes that this new Canoe Launch will make it easier to assist patrons of our Annual Fall Festival and provide for a safe and enjoyable experience for them.”  “We hope to attract more people to this great event to raise awareness of the benefits of having the Rancocas Creek winding through our Town,” said Mayor Earlen.

The Lumberton Fall Festival and Paddle will be held on September 24, 2016 between 9am and 3pm.  For more information, please visit the Lumberton Civic Association website at, www.lumbertoncivic.org. In addition, the Township expects that the remaining projects funded by Burlington County Municipal Park Development Program will be completed by the end of fall, 2016.  It is projected that the Playgrounds at Bobby’s Run’s Bryan Freeman Park and Turnbridge Park will be completed by mid to late September of 2016 and the Township hopes to begin construction on the tennis courts after the completion of the playground projects.

Congressional Proclamation For Canoe Launch

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Demolition Ceremony of the Former Municipal Complex

On Friday, July 10th, 2015, the Township Committee marked the next chapter of beautifying our Municipal Corridor, by holding a Demolition Ceremony of the Former Municipal Complex.  Below please see the attached Press Release from the Township and related press coverage of this event.

Click Here Press Release – Demolition Ceremony Old Municipal Building

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Burlington County Times – Lumberton Drops Hammer on Blighted Building for New Fire/EMS Facility

Courier Post – New Emergency Services Facility Planned

 


2019 TOWNSHIP COMMITTEE MEETING SCHEDULE

          in the Municipal Court Room             35 Municipal Drive @ 7:30PM

January 3 & 24 February 14 & 28
March 14 & 28 April 11 & 25
May 9 & 23 June 27
July 25 August 22
September 5 & 26 October 10 & 24
November 14 December 5 & 19

 

2019 Municipal Holiday closures:

  Jan. 1 - New Year’s Day 

  Jan. 21 - Martin Luther King Day   

  Feb 18 - Presidents' Day 

  Apr. 19 - Good Friday

  May 27 - Memorial Day

  July 4 - Independence Day

  Sept. 2 - Labor Day   

  Nov. 11 - Veterans Day

  Nov. 28 - Thanksgiving Holiday  

  Nov. 29 - Thanksgiving Holiday   

  Dec. 24 - Christmas Holiday

  Dec. 25 - Christmas Holiday


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