Township Council - General Info

Under the optional Municipal Charter Law (Faulkner Act) effective July 1, 1983, the Township is governed by a Mayor who is elected for a four year term and a seven member Council elected on a staggered basis for terms of four years, with the respective terms commencing on January 1st.

Berkeley Township Council 2015 Regular meetings will be held on Mondays, at Town Hall, 627 Pinewald-Keswick Road, Bayville, N.J. as noted below:

January 12th & 26th, February 23rd, March 9th & 23rd, April 13th & 27th, May 18th, June 22nd, July 27th, August 24th, September 14th & 28th, October 19th, November 16th, December 14th

Printable Version of the Meeting dates for 2015

Messages for Council can be taken by the Clerk at (732) 244-7400 ext. 205, or townshipclerk @twp.berkeley.nj.us.

  • Voting District & Ward Map East Eastern Side Of Berkeley Township Including Pinewald-Bayville-Pelican Island and South Seaside Park
  • Voting District & Ward Map West Holiday City, Silver Ridge Park and Manitou Park
  • Council Members

    Council-at-Large

    John Bacchione

    Council Vice President

    3 ALBATROSS POINT

    Bayville, NJ 08721

  • 4 year Term 1/1/12 to 12/31/15
  • Phone: 732-244-7400 ext 205
  • E-mail-townshipclerk@twp.berkeley.nj.us
  • Committees (Assigned by Council President): Vice Chair-Special Projects/Buildings & Grounds, Chairman-Finance, Member-Public Works, Vice Chair-Parks & Recreation, Chairman-Mt Laurel, Vice Chair-Golf Course, Vice Chair-Alternate Energy, Vice Chair-Shared Services, Chair-Economic Development

    Council-at-Large

    L. Thomas Grosse, Jr.

    2015-Vice Chairperson-Board of Health

    501 SOUTHERN BOULEVARD

    Bayville, NJ 08721

  • 4 year Term 1/1/12 to 12/31/15
  • Phone: 732-244-7400 ext 205
  • E-mail-townshipclerk@twp.berkeley.nj.us
  • Committees (Assigned by Council President): Vice Chair-Legislation, Chair-Public Safety, Member Parks & Recreation, Member-Route 9, Council Liaison to the Berkeley School District

    Council-at-Large

    Anthony G. DePaola

    16 Beaumont Court (HCW)

    Toms River, NJ 08757

  • 4 year Term 1/12/15 to 12/31/15 to fill the unexpired term
  • Phone: 732-244-7400 ext 205
  • E-mail-townshipclerk@twp.berkeley.nj.us
  • Committees (Assigned by Council President):

    Council-Ward 1

    James J. Byrnes

    219 Dogwood Drive

    Bayville, NJ 08721

  • 4 year Term 1/1/14 to 12/31/17
  • Districts: 2, 3, 4, 7, 16, 34, 37 & 39 including, South Seaside Park, Pelican Island, Riverbank Area, Toms River Shores, Millcreek, Berkeley Shores, Holly Park, Ocean Gate, Glen Cove, Dockage and Moorage (anything East of Route 9)
  • Phone: 732-710-5060
  • E-mail-jbyrnes1969@gmail.com
  • Committees (Assigned by Council President): Member-Legislation, Vice Chair-Public Works, Member-Public Safety, Member-Land Sale, Member-Mt Laurel, Member-Golf Course, Chair-Shared Services, Council Liaison to the Governor's Office

    Council-Ward 2

    Angelo Guadagno

    392 TRENTON AVE N,

    Bayville, NJ 08721

  • 4 year Term 1/1/14 to 12/31/17
  • Districts: 5, 6, 11, 33, 35, 36 & 40 including Sandpiper, Sylvan Lakes, Sonata Bay, Bayville Park, and most of Pinewald.
  • Phone: 732-244-7400 ext 205
  • E-mail-townshipclerk@twp.berkeley.nj.us
  • Committees (Assigned by Council President): Chair-Parks & Recreation, Vice Chair-Route 9, Chair-Unimproved Roads, Member-Economic Development

    Council-Ward 3

    Judy Noonan

    Council President

    1075 Edgebrook Drive S.

    Toms River, NJ 08757

  • Phone: 732-244-7400 ext 205
  • E-mail-jdeangelis1075@comcast.net
  • 4 year Term 1/1/14 to 12/31/17
  • Districts: 1, 8, 13, 19, 20, 26, 28, 29, 30, 31, & 32
  • Committees (Assigned by Council President): Chair-Special Projects, Chair-Legislation, Chair-Public Works, Vice Chair-Public Safety, Vice Chair-Mt Laurel, Member-Unimproved Roads, Chair-Golf Course, Vice Chair-Economic Development, COUNCIL LIAISON-9th District Legislative Office

    Council-Ward 4

    Sophia Gingrich

    2015-Chairperson-Board of Health

    737 JAMAICA BLVD 737 JAMAICA BLVD

    Toms River, NJ 08757

  • Phone: 732-244-7400 ext 205 (Town Hall)
  • E-mail-townshipclerk@twp.berkeley.nj.us
  • 4 year Term 1/1/14 to 12/31/17
  • Districts: 9, 10, 12, 14, 15, 17, 18, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 28 & 38
  • Committees (Assigned by Council President): Member-Special Projects, Member-Finance, Chair-Land Sale, Member-Alternate Energy, Member-Shared Services, Council Liaison-Ocean County Board of Chosen Freeholders