September 2021 Newsletter

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

Fireworks Show Information & Safety Protocols

Bordentown Township will hold a fireworks show at Joseph Lawrence Park at dusk on Saturday, September 4! A rain date has been set for Sunday, September 5.

The Township anticipates a large crowd for this event. In order to keep things as safe as possible for all attendees, please see the following guidelines regarding behavior at the event:

  1. Regardless of vaccination status, please wear a mask.
  2. Please socially distance from those outside your immediate group.
  3. Wash your hands and use hand sanitizer often. Hand sanitizing stations will be available upon location.
  4. If you are not feeling well, please stay at home.

Please, be considerate of your friends, neighbors, public safety professionals, and all attendees of the event.


Flu Shot Clinic

A Flu Shot Clinic will take place on Thursday, September 9 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. at the Senior Community Center located at 3 Municipal Drive. Please note that you must have the completed forms & insurance card. Contact the Mayor’s office, 609-298-2800, to confirm your participation. Click here to view and download the screening form.

Drive Thru Flu Shot Clinic

COVID Vaccination Site in
Bordentown Township EXTENDED

Burlington County residents, ages 18 and older, can receive the COVID-19 vaccine at the Bordentown vaccination site located at the Senior Center, 3 Municipal Drive. The site has added extended dates throughout the end of the year. Clinics will take place Thursdays from 3-7 p.m.

Dates for the COVID Vaccine Clinic include: 


*No Clinic October 14

*No Clinic November 11 & 25


Sites are offering the Moderna or Johnson & Johnson vaccines. Walk-ins are welcome. The first, second, and third doses are available, plus boosters. Make an appointment online or by calling 1-855-568-0545.

Town Hall Change of Hours & Labor Day Schedule

Please be reminded that Town Hall will be closed Monday, September 6 for Labor Day.

Due to the Labor Day Holiday, bulk pick-up for Zone 1 will be on Monday, September 13 along with the rest of the town.

Labor Day Holiday Update

Following Labor Day and beginning Tuesday, September 7, Town Hall will resume normal business hours; 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday thru Friday.

Town Hall Business Hours

2021-2022 Tax Bill Updates

The 2021-2022 Tax Bills were mailed recently, and the grace period has been extended to Friday, September 10. Visit the Tax Collector’s page for more information.

Burlington County COVID-19 Vaccination Sites

General Election Info

Please be advised that the last day to register to vote for the General Election is Tuesday, October 12. For more information and a link to the voter registration form, please click here.

Recycle Coach App

Stay updated with any trash and recycling schedule changes! Download the Recycle Coach app for information on the trash/recycling schedule, events and other recyclable materials. View more information, here.  

Recent Songbird Deaths

Bordentown City Farmer’s Market

Shop fresh fruits and veggies at the Bordentown City Farmer’s Market every Sunday until September 26 from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. at the Carslake Community Center.

NEW COVID Vaccination Site in Bordentown Township

Meet Your Township Employee
Kathleen Hill

Kathleen grew up in Gloucester County and graduated from Kingsway Regional High School. She began college following high school, and then returned to college part-time as a single parent – graduating in 2009.

Kathleen was appointed as the Tax Assessor in February of 2021 and will begin her 11th year as a New Jersey Certified Tax Assessor this November. The Tax Assessor is charged with establishing value and maintains ownership records for the Municipality.

Kathleen’s hobbies include supporting local agriculture and agritourism, visiting antique shops and auctions, and touring local wineries. She loves the beach, cooking and listening to country music.

Kathleen has one daughter, Ava, aged 20. Ava is beginning her junior year at Florida State University for Nursing, with an end goal of becoming a Nurse Anesthetist. Kathleen resides in Medford with her boyfriend, Matt and their Chihuahua, Chico.

Reach Kathleen by calling: (609) 298-2800 ext. 2809.

Upcoming September 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 September Meeting Schedule is as follows:

Senior Meetings:
Tuesday, September 7 @ 11 a.m.
Monday, September 20 @ 11 a.m.

Veterans Advisory Committee Meeting:
Tuesday, September 7 @ 7 p.m.

Township Committee Meetings:
Monday, September 13 @ 7:30 p.m.
Monday, September 27 @ 7:30 p.m.

Environmental Commission Meeting:
Tuesday, September 28 @ 7:30 p.m.

Planning Board Meetings:
Thursday, September 9 @ 7 p.m.
Thursday, September 23 @ 7 p.m.

COVID-19 Vaccination Updates

Everyone, aged 12 and older, who lives, works or studies in New Jersey is now eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine. Learn more.

Helpful Links

Bordentown Township Website:
NJ Department of Health Website:
Burlington County Website:
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Website:

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