Township of Ocean, Ocean County, New Jersey
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Single Stream Recycling

Ocean County Mixed Rigid Plastic Recycling Program

If You Would Like To Stop The
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Public Notices

Annual Drinking Water Quality Report

2020 Township Calendar

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Ocean County Board of Health

Center for Disease and Prevention

State of New Jersey Official Site COVID-19

Township of Ocean List of Area Services

The US Centers for Disease Control has stated that
the virus has not been detected in drinking water.

"Conventional water treatment methods that use filtration and disinfection, such as those in most municipal drinking water systems, should remove or inactivate the virus that causes COVID-19,"

Please see below link for additional information.

Planning Board Meeting

TIME CHANGE – June 4, 2020 at 11:00 am
Planning Board Meeting via Zoom Meeting

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April 13, 2020
Dear Residents:

The Township of Ocean Committee would like to update you on the COVID-19 response.  The situation is constantly evolving.  At this time the Township Committee would like to remind everyone to continue to take proactive steps to prevent and protect against COVID-19.

The Public is encouraged to utilize the Township’s website:
The website is a great way to interact with the Township offices from a distance.

The Township staffing is on Modified work schedules.  The offices are open during the week.  Please allow for extra time in responding.

Town Hall – 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Construction/Zoning/Code Enforcement office 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Requests for Township services can be entered through the Website Township Phone listing or Main phone # 609-693-3302 or by email

Tax and Utility payment can be done be via the Township’s website 

Payment for Taxes and Utility: Checks can be dropped in an envelope in the mailbox in front of Town Hall, 50 Railroad Avenue at any time.  This payment box has a security camera.

Construction & Zoning Office – The Township has installed a Drop box in front of – 200 Wells Mills Road for permits & payments.  Directly under the awning in front of the building on the ramp.  This payment box has a security camera.

Township Municipal forms including Construction & Zoning, Clerk’s Office can be located here

Recycling question; Recycling Coach

The Township’s Department of Public Works/Utility are working to unclog pumps that are clogged by items that should NOT be flushed.

DO NOT FLUSH:  Cloth Wipes, Baby Wipes, Napkins, Paper Towels, Swiffer pads, Diapers and other debris that should not be flushed but must be discarded in the trash. 

Please do not flush anything except toilet paper in the toilet. 

Please help maintain a freely flowing sewer system by only flushing toilet paper!

The Township Committee along with the Office of Emergency Management strongly recommend the social distancing. 

The Township Committee along with the Office of Emergency Management will continue to monitor the information regarding COVID-19.  The Township of Ocean Office of Emergency Management will be lead agency in our Township.

The Township of Ocean Committee and Office of Emergency Management


March 13, 2020 - Information re: COVID-19 Township of Ocean


Advisories and Alerts

Pinelands Interactive Map

New Jersey Government Energy Aggregation Program FAQ

Monmouth -Ocean Area Energy Cooperative (MOAEC) Letter to Residents (Atlantic City Electric Customers) dated April 1st.

Monmouth -Ocean Area Energy Cooperative (MOAEC) Letter to Residents (JCP&L Customers) dated April 1st.

For additional information/questions please call
Commercial Utility Consultants at (855) 200-2648

How To Apply For Affordable Housing

NJ Housing & Mortgage Finance Agency

Down Payment Assistance Program
Foreclosure Counseling

New Jersey Natural Gas System Improvement Project

Ocean e-News Email Archive

National Flood Insurance Information

JCP&L Reminds Customers Assistance & Service Programs

JCP&L Guidance on Electrical Meter Placement in a Designated Flood Zone

JCP&L Customers Can Use Facebook to Report Outages

JCP&L Power Outage Information

Click HERE for Important Information on SANDY-RELATED Repairs, Demolitions and House Raisings

New Jersey Natural Gas Q&A
(Raising, Demolition,Service, Disconnection
and Restoration)

Events and Recreation

Parks are Open for Passive Recreation

Clean Up Weekend – June 12 & 13

Ocean County Library’s Learning Aids
Support Students, Teachers, Parents

2020 Fall Recreation Bus Trips

2020 Rescheduled Wine Festivals

Summer Camp Registration and Pick Up Authorization Forms

2020 Golf Camp Registration

Township of Ocean Recreation Bus Trip - The Culinary Institute of America & Vanderbilt Mansion

Tropicana Holiday Show - December 7, 2020

Byers' Choice, Lunch at Joseph Ambler Inn and Peddler's Village - December 17, 2020

Waretown Shoppers Loop

Honor Our Flag 2019 Partners