Financial Assistance for August Storm Victims Available

The United States Small Business Administration will be opening a satellite office in the Greenbriar Clubhouse, 1 Darley Circle, from Friday, October 26 through Friday, November 2 from 9am – 6pm to assist residents and business owners whose properties were damaged in the severe flooding and storms between August 11 and August 13 with applying for disaster loans.

Please read the fact sheet for more information regarding loans, interest rates, eligibility and more.

 

Dune Grass Distribution Date Set

Public Works will be distributing dune grass for planting on a first-come first served basis on Saturday, November 10 from 8am – 11am (or while supplies last) at the Police Substation Parking Lot on Route 35

Fall Leaf Collection Schedule

Police Department Invites Input for On-Site Assessment

The Brick Township Police Department is scheduled for an on-site assessment as part of its program to maintain accreditation status by verifying that it meets nationally recognized professional standards.

Administered by the New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police, the accreditation program requires agencies to comply with best practice standards in five basic areas: the administrative function, the personnel function, the operations function, the investigative function, and the arrestee/detainee function.

Agency employees and the public are invited to offer comments by calling 732-262-1107 on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 between the hours of 10:00 am – 11:00 am. Comments will be taken by the Assessment Team. Email comments can be sent to the police department at employment@brickpd.com.

Telephone comments are limited to 5 minutes and must address the agency’s ability to comply with the NJSACOP standards. A copy of the standards is available for inspection at the Brick Township Police Department, 401 Chambers Bridge Road. Please contact Lt. Vincent Coburn at 732-262-4786 for more information.

Anyone wishing to submit written comments about the Brick Township Police Department’s ability to comply with the standards for accreditation may send them by email to Harry J Delgado, Ed.S Accreditation Program Director, hdelgado@njsacop.org, or write to the New Jersey State Association of Chief’s of Police, Law Enforcement Accreditation Commission at 751 Route 73 North, Suite 12, Marlton, N.J. 08053

Floodplain Management Plan Progress Report

The Township of Brick Floodplain Management Committee, in accordance with the requirements of the National Flood Insurance Program’s (NFIP’s) Community Rating System (CRS) Activity 510, has performed its annual review of progress on the implementation of initiatives identified in the Township’s Floodplain Management plan.  The plan has been submitted to Township Council and is available online for public review (http://www.bricktownship.net/index.php/floodplain-maps-information/).  Hardcopies of the plan are available at the Brick Township library and the Township Clerk’s Office. This progress report provides the status of action items and supports the reduction of flood vulnerability in the Township.