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Longport is pleased to announce that FIREWORKS will be scheduled for August 12 with a raindate of August 19.

As always, the Borough of Longport NEVER uses taxpayer money to support this event.  We need YOU to make this happen!!  Donations are gladly accepted. 

Please make checks for any amount made payable to the Longport Fire Dept and enter FIREWORKS in the memo!!  Thank you!


Coastal Flooding Research
with Mayor Nicholas Russo of the Borough of Longport


BEACH TAG SALES -  Effective June 17-seasonal tags are $30 and senior tags will be $10 - no exceptions!  


Beach Tag Vending Machine:
The Longport beach tag vending machine is up and running!  The machine is located in the police department foyer and available 24 hours.  This is a new concept for the Borough so please have patience has we learn how to operate and maintain this machine.  Regular seasonal tags are available for purchase at $15


Annual Take A Breather 5k Race - July 29th


Mayor Nick Russo discusses the Borough of Longport’s new ordinance that prohibits smoking in recreational areas including beaches.


2017 Longport Beach Patrol Annual Tryouts Click Here.


Beach Fill Project Update 5/2/17


The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) is conducting a major study of the health of persons living in the United States.  Atlantic County has been selected to participate in this study.

This study will be conducted in Atlantic County starting March 29 to June 7, 2017.  Interviewers will be knocking on the doors of randomly selected households throughout the County.  A BRIEF QUESTIONNAIRE WILL BE CONDUCTED AT THE DOORSTEP.  The interviewers will bear CDC identification.

Any questions, please call either Borough Hall (609-823-2731) or the Police Department (609-822-2141)


South Jersey Gas will be finalizing paving operations between 21st Avenue and 11th Avenue between April 10 and April 20. They will start at 11th Avenue and work towards 21st. Access to houses may be restricted during the milling and paving operations on your street. Most work will be in the alleys so parking on the numbered streets would be better.


Please complete this short survey regarding the new Longport library facility. Your input is appreciated!


For information regarding the beach fill project in Longport, please click here.


Mayor Russo speaks about the library at the 2/22/17 Comcast taping


2017 ANNUAL BEACH SWEEP will be conducted October 21 (Winter)

 

WELCOME TO THE BOROUGH OF LONGPORT

On behalf of my fellow Commissioners and all the residents of the Borough of Longport, New Jersey, I wish you a hearty southern New Jersey “welcome” to all friends and family visiting our beautiful community.

Mayor Nicholas Russo 

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MONTHLY STATISTICAL REPORT

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2017 Monthly Reports


Fireworks Display

If you enjoyed the Fireworks display we had over the Labor Day weekend and would love to make this an annual event, please feel free to send in a contribution in any amount to offset the cost of this event.  Taxpayer money is never used as payment for fireworks.

Please send your contribution to LONGPORT FIRE DEPT, 2305 Atlantic Ave, Longport, NJ 08403 and enter FIREWORKS in the memo section on the check.  Thank you in advance!


Sustainable  Longport

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The new 2017 ACUA Trash and Recycling Collection calendar is now available. Please click here for more information.”


We are pleased to announce that the Borough has achieved Sustainable Jersey Bronze Certification!  198 municipalities participate of which 158 have achieved the BRONZE status and 40 have silver.  We are also happy to announce that the Borough was selected to receive the Creativity and Innovation Award for its Plastic Bag Ordinance.  We would like to thank our residents and especially our Green Team for the work and effort in helping us attain this achievement.


Carbon Monoxide Still a Risk in Summer


South Jersey Gas Construction Work


School Board Referendum


AN ORDINANCE CREATING CHAPTER 107-CARRY OUT BAG USAGE REDUCTION IN THE BOROUGH OF LONGPORT OF THE CODE OF THE BOROUGH OF LONGPORT ATLANTIC COUNTY NEW JERSEY

Click here for a video where Jill Horner speaks with Nicholas Russo, Mayor from Longport, about the Plastic Bag Ordinance.


Longport now has a medical prescription drop off box for no longer needed or expired prescriptions. Please click here for more information.


Bulky Rigid Plastics Collection


Sustainable Longport Press Information


Mayor Russo Encourages the Use of Cloth Bags


NEW STREETLIGHT REPORTING SYSTEM


SHOREFRONT PROTECTION

Absecon Island Beach Project

Shorefront Protection Project

Project Partnership Agreement between the Department of the Army and the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection - Hurricane and Storm Damage Reduction Project

New Regulations Allowing Municipalities to Maintain Height of Dune to Original Construction Height


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