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City of Northfield, Gateway to the Shore
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ROAD CLOSURE - RIDGEWOOD DRIVE BETWEEN ROUTE 9 AND OAK AVENUE
ROAD CLOSURE - RIDGEWOOD DRIVE BETWEEN ROUTE 9 AND OAK AVENUE

On Monday, July 23rd through Thursday, July 26th, between 8am and 4pm, our contractors will be closing Ridgewood Drive between Route 9 and Oak Avenue for drainage repair work. Local traffic will be able to access this area, but may be redirected by traffic control personnel.

Please use caution if travelling in the area during these time frames, and if possible, use alternate routes.

ROAD CLOSURE - CRESSON AVENUE, BETWEEN WALNUT AND BURTON
On Monday, July 23rd and Tuesday, July 24th, between 8am and 4pm, SJ Gas will be closing Cresson Avenue between Walnut and Burton Avenues for gas line work. Local traffic will be able to access this area, but may be redirected by traffic control personnel.

Please use caution if travelling in the area during these time frames, and if possible, use alternate routes.

Vacancy - Northfield Planning Board
The Northfield Planning Board has an opening for an alternate member. The Board meets on the first Thursday of each month. Please send letter of interest to Mayor Chau via regular mail, drop of to City Hall or email echau@cityofnorthfield.org by July 30th for consideration.

Vacancy - Library Board of Trustees
There is presently a vacancy on the Library Board of Trustees for the Otto Bruyns Public Library of Northfield. Trustees must attend one meeting a month.If interested please contact Mayor Chau at 641-2832 x 132 or email echau@cityofnorthfield.org

WEST NILE VIRUS FOUND IN NORTHFIELD MOSQUITO SAMPLE
Atlantic County has reported finding two mosquito samples in Northfield that have tested positive for West Nile Virus. These are the first positive mosquito samples found in Atlantic County this year, but health officials note it is not unusual to find positive samples during the summer and fall. Use the link provided for more information on the positive samples, as well as helpful information about how residents can protect themselves from mosquito-borne illness.
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Summer Concert Series - Birch Grove Park
Put on your dancing shoes and join us for some great nights of music. Seating is limited, bring a chair or a blanket. Check out the concert schedule by clicking the link below.
Concert Schedule

MAYOR CHAU'S SUMMER RECYCLING CART CONTEST
In order to promote and encourage residential recycling in the City of Northfield, Mayor Chau proudly presents the Summer Recycling Cart Contest! Two lucky winners, one per month in July and August, will be drawn at random for a chance to win an ACUA 95 gallon recycling cart!

Entry forms are available in the City Clerk’s Office, or can be requested by contacting the City Clerk at 609-641-2832 ext 125 for additional information.

Entry forms must be submitted to the City Clerk in person or sent by postal service mail to 1600 Shore Road, Northfield NJ 08225. Fax or email entries will not be accepted.

Only Northfield private residents are eligible to participate in this contest. Businesses are not eligible to participate.

The entry form must contain the name of the property owner or tenant of record for the Northfield residential address provided on the entry form.

One entry per household per month.

There will be only (1) ONE Winner drawn each month of the contest series. The monthly drawing award will occur at the City Council meeting for that month.

Entry forms for the month of July are due July 16th, with the winner drawn on July 17th.

Entry forms for the month of August are due August 20th, with the winner drawn on August 21st.

Non-winning entries for a given month will not be included in the drawing for the next month.

Entries received after the submission deadline for July will be included in the following month’s drawing.

Entry forms must be complete in order to be considered. Incomplete entries will not be considered.

The Atlantic County Utilities Authority recycling cart will be delivered to the winner’s Northfield residential address provided on the entry form.

Upon the delivery and receipt of the recycling cart, the winner will become the sole owner. The City will not be responsible and liable for any future damage, stolen/lost, maintenance, storage, of the container.

GOOD LUCK AND GO GREEN!

METAL COLLECTION SCHEDULE - CHANGE IN DATES
As of January 1, 2018, the City of Northfield Public Works Department will collect metal on the 1st Wednesday of the month, City-wide, regardless of your regular trash collection schedule.

Please place items curbside. If metal collection falls on your trash collection day, please ensure that the items are separated at the curb.

Questions? Call the City Clerk's Office at 641-2832, ext 125.

NOTE: 'scrapping', collection of these materials by anyone other than Northfield Public Works, is illegal. If you see a scrapper, please call non-emergency police dispatch at 641-3122.

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Events

7-24  Concert In The Park & Ice Cream Social Birch Grove Park Bandstand
Time: 7:00pm-9:00pm

7-25  MUNICIPAL COURT 1600 Shore Road, Northfield NJ 08225

7-31  Concert In The Park - Plaid Salmon Birch Grove Park Bandstand - Burton Avenue
Time: 7:00pm-9:00pm

8-1  MUNICIPAL COURT 1600 Shore Road, Northfield NJ 08225

8-1  Metal Collection Day

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