Township Council

The Township Council is the governing body of the township and serves as the legislative branch. As the legislative body, the Township Council plays an integral role in the operations of the government.  Functions of the Council include but are not limited to the review and approval of the Mayor's Annual Budget, the advice and consent of Mayoral appointments, the enacting of Township ordinances and resolutions, the appointment of the Township Clerk and appointments to the Brick Township Municipal Utility and Housing Authorities.

The Township Council approves all expenditures by the township.  

The Township Council is:

The Township Council works through the committee system to address the varied needs of our community.  Council Committees consist of three members of the Council who work on issues in each committee's respective areas of concern and then bring recommended actions to the entire council.  The Council Committee assignments for 2014 are as follows:

Business and Finance (budget,purchasing, insurance, computers, personnel)

  • Jim Fozman - Chair
  • Susan Lydecker
  • Heather deJong

Recreation (parks, waterfront, beaches, equipment, programs)

  • Andrea Zapcic - Chair
  • Heather deJong
  • Marianna Pontoriero

Land Use (master plan, zoning, street vacations, Green Acres)

  • Susan Lydecker - Chair
  • Paul Mummolo
  • Jim Fozman

Public Works (roads, garbage, recycling, landfills, street lighting, utilities)

  • Jim Fozman - Chair
  • Paul Mummolo
  • Andrea Zapcic

Public Safety (police, State, County, town ordinances, municipal court)

  • Marianna Pontoriero - Chair
  • Bob Moore
  • Andrea Zapcic

Ethics

  • Heather deJong - Chair
  • Susan Lydecker
  • Marianna Pontoriero

Redevelopment

  • Susan Lydecker - Chair
  • Paul Mummolo
  • Heather deJong

Economic Development

  • Heather deJong - Chair
  • Marianna Pontoriero
  • Andrea Zapcic

Sandy Recovery & Mitigation

  • Paul Mummolo - Chair
  • Heather deJong
  • Jim Fozman

The Township Council meets on Tuesday evenings in the Municipal Courtroom at 7pm.  All council meetings are open to the public and the public may comment on any matter.  Council meetings can be viewed on BTV on Thursdays at 8pm, Saturdays at 10am, Sundays at 8pm and Tuesdays at 10am or anytime on the web by clicking here.

The Council Office can be reached by phone at 732-262-1005.

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