WIND ADVISORY AND A FLASH FLOOD WATCH
MAYOR AMATO WOULD LIKE TO ADVISE RESIDENTS THAT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY AND A FLASH FLOOD WATCH. THIS IS IN ADDITION TO THE COASTAL FLOOD WARNING ISSUED THIS MORNING.
THE WIND ADVISORY WILL BE IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 30TH. THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH WILL BE IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON.
NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH SCATTERED GUSTS OF 45 TO 50 MPH. TIMING. IN PROGRESS WITH STRONGEST WIND GUSTS TONIGHT.
HEAVY RAINFALL ASSOCIATED WITH LOW PRESSURE WILL AFFECT THE AREA THROUGH FRIDAY. THE HEAVIEST RAINS WILL TAPER OFF AFTER DAYBREAK FRIDAY.
WIDESPREAD 2 TO 4 INCH RAIN TOTALS ARE POSSIBLE WITH ISOLATED AMOUNTS AROUND 6 INCHES POSSIBLE NEAR THE COASTAL AREAS. THESE RAINFALL TOTALS ARE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING FLOODING ACROSS THE WATCH AREA.
SMALL TREE LIMBS MAY BREAK CAUSING POWER OUTAGES. HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES WILL BE SUBJECT TO UNEXPECTED AND UNCONTROLLED MOVEMENT IN STRONG GUSTS.
NORTHEAST WINDS WILL DIMINISH FRIDAY MORNING.
A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY WINDY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.
LIGHT-WEIGHT OUTDOOR OBJECTS SUCH AS PATIO FURNITURE AND GARBAGE CANS SHOULD BE SECURED.
A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.
POWER OUTAGES: If a power outage occurs call 1-888-LIGHTSS (1-888-544-4877) to report their outage or click the Report Outages link on: www.firstenergycorp.com via smart phone. In the event of downed utility wires, you should immediately report them to JCP&L at the number above and the Berkeley Township Police Department at 732-341-6600. Residents should never go near a downed power line, even if they think it is no longer carrying electricity.
JCP&L customers can also subscribe to email and text message alert notifications to receive weather updates in advance of major storms and updates on scheduled or extended power outages. Customers can also use two-way text messaging to report outages, request updates on restoration efforts and make other inquiries about their accounts. More information about these communication tools is available online at
N THE EVENT OF DOWNED UTILITY WIRES, YOU SHOULD IMMEDIATELY REPORT THEM TO JCP&L AT THE NUMBER ABOVE AND THE BERKELEY TOWNSHIP POLICE DEPARTMENT AT 732-341 -6600.
RESIDENTS SHOULD NEVER GO NEAR A DOWNED POWER LINE, EVEN IF THEY THINK IT IS NO LONGER CARRYING ELECTRICITY.
TRICK OR TRUNK
If you would like to participate by providing your trunk,
please fill out the registration form below by Oct. 12 or Register at Berkeley Twp. Recreation Center, 630 Rt.9, Bayville, NJ 08721 or Call 732-269-4456 for more information.
Due to technical problems, previous registration forms for Trick or Trunk did not work on certain web browsers. Prior to 9/27/16, if you did not get a response letting you know that we have received your registration, then the form did not go through. Please fill out the form again. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Click Here to Register
Pay Your Property Taxes Online
Mayor Amato announces that property owners in Berkeley Township will now be able to pay your property taxes online. There will be a minimal service charge that the bank charges for the service.
Click Here to look up your taxes and pay them online
Report a Pothole
Mayor Amato would like residents to report any potholes by using the form below. Due to the harsh winter season we experience we realize that it creates numerous potholes throughout the Townships 271 miles of Roads. The Public Works Department is asking your help to let us know where these trouble spots are.
Click here to report the pothole location
FREE Rabies Vaccination Clinic
Saturday, October 22
Berkeley Township will hold its annual FREE rabies vaccination clinic on Saturday, October 22, 2016 at the Bayville First Aid Squad building at the corner of Station Road and Route 9 in Bayville. Only dogs and cats will be vaccinated. Please bring proof of prior Rabies vaccination for a three year shot. If you don't bring proof a one year vaccination certificate will be issued. Our next scheduled Rabies clinic is:
Date: Saturday, October 22, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Place: Bayville First Aid Squad Building at the corner of Station Road and Route 9.
Licenses WILL NOT be sold.
October is Italian American Month