February 2022 Newsletter

Welcome to the February edition of the Bordentown Township Banner! Our goal is to keep residents, friends and neighbors informed about the latest Township news and events.

February is Black History Month

Honoring and celebrating Black History Month this February.

February is Black History Month

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Wishing our friends, families and residents a Happy Valentine’s Day!

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Free COVID-19 Test Kits

Residential households in the U.S. can order one set of four FREE at-home COVID-19 tests from USPS. Learn more and order yours today.

Reorganization Meeting 
Saturday, January 8

Bordentown Township Vaccination Site

COVID vaccine clinics are taking place this February in Bordentown Township on Thursdays from Noon - 6 p.m. at the Senior Center, 3 Municipal Drive. Walk-ins welcome. Call for appointment: 1-844-569-0390. Learn more.

Bordentown Township Vaccination Site

Burlington County Mega-Site

The Burlington County Mega-Site has reopened for vaccination and booster doses for those 5 and older. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. Learn more and schedule your appointment.

Burlington County Megasite

Presidents’ Day Closure

Please be advised that the Bordentown Township Municipal Offices will be closed Monday, February 21 for Presidents’ Day.

Presidents' Day Closure

Environmental Commission Membership Opportunities

Student Membership

Bordentown Township’s Environmental Commission is seeking a future involved student member for their board. The student must live in the Township and attend high school (BRHS or other). The student is expected to attend meetings that occur on the 4th Tuesday night of each month. The student representative should assist with ideas for engaging their generation in environmentally sound practices. If you think this might be a good fit or opportunity, feel free to attend an Environmental Commission meeting and ask questions.

Adult Membership

Bordentown Township’s Environmental Commission is seeking an enthusiastic new member to assist with the commission's goals. Successful applicants must be available on the 4th Tuesday night of every month and should be willing to help at community events and in the community garden. This is a great opportunity to give back to your community and share your passions with residents. Think this might be a good fit? Feel free to attend an Environmental Commission meeting to address any questions, or contact Deputy Mayor Fuzy, Liaison for the Environmental Commission, at [email protected].

Both students and adults may apply by visiting this link.

Environmental Commission Membership Opportunities

How Do YOU Go Green?

Are you environmentally friendly? Share how you go green by emailing a photo and description to the Environmental Commission at [email protected].

How Do YOU Go Green?

Employee Spotlight
Shannon Worbetz

Shannon Worbetz lives with her husband Mitchell in Whiting, New Jersey. They were recently married last May, and are expecting baby girl Brooke on April 20, 2022.

Shannon graduated from Manchester Township High School and attended Ocean County College and Brookdale Community College. She began work in our Construction Department last March, and serves as a Construction Clerk. Shannon took the Union County College Technical Assistant to the Construction Official Course and became certified as a TACO. Shannon’s duties include issuing construction permits and housing certificates, among others.

Shannon loves hiking, kayaking, fishing and walking her three dogs. She also enjoys trying out new places to eat with her husband.

Shannon Worbetz can be reached at (609) 298-2800 x2121.

Shannon Worbetz

Upcoming February Meetings:

Please be sure to check the Bordentown Township website for any changes or meeting cancellations. All Township meetings are being held virtually and login information can be found on the Township website with the respective agendas. The Township February Meeting Schedule is as follows:

Township Committee Meetings:
Monday, February 14 @ 7:30 p.m.
Monday, February 28 @ 7:30 p.m.

Planning Board Meetings:
Thursday, February 10 @ 7 p.m.
Thursday, February 24 @ 7 p.m.

Environmental Commission Meeting:
Tuesday, February 22 @ 7:30 p.m.

Senior Meetings:
Monday, February 7 @ 1 p.m.
Monday, February 21 @ 1 p.m.

COVID-19 Vaccination Updates

Everyone aged 5 and older is eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine in New Jersey. Learn more.

Helpful Links

Bordentown Township Website: www.bordentowntownship.com
NJ Department of Health Website: www.covid19.nj.gov
Burlington County Website: www.co.burlington.nj.us
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Website: www.cdc.gov