City Hall is closed on Monday, February 20, 2017 in observance of President's Day. All trash and recycling will be collected as scheduled.
Water Main Project
New Jersey American Water hired Perna Finnigan Inc. to replace water mains in the following areas:
Laurel Avenue (from Wabash Ave to Shore Road)
Elm Avenue (from Maple Ave to Shore Road)
Maple Avenue (from Elm Ave to Wabash Ave)
Van Sant Avenue (from Bartlett Ave to east of Bryant Ave)
Bryant Avenue (from Murphy's Way to Van Sant Ave)
Work will begin around Feb 1 and take approximately three months to complete. For more information, call 1-800-272-1325
So. Jersey Gas Natural Gas Main Extension Project
SJ Gas to begin construction in Linwood and Northfield as Part of Storm Protection Efforts on Monday, December 12, 2016. See attached sheets for more information.
South Jersey Gas has contracted Gres Paving Co., Inc. to pave the following streets beginning Monday, December 5 (weather permitting):
Wilson Avenue (Shore Road to Lincoln Avenue)
Pierce Avenue (New Road to Bartlett Avenue)
Barr Avenue (Shore Road to Lincoln Avenue)
Marvin Avenue (New Road to Wabash Avenue)
Bartlett Avenue (Poplar Avenue to Van Sant Avenue)
Work hours are 7:00 am to 5:00 pm. Please avoid parking in these areas during work hours. Should you need more information please call 609-890-6848.
The City of Linwood is now accepting applications for the part time position of Substitute Crossing Guard. Applications are available in the Linwood City Clerk’s Office, 400 Poplar Avenue, Linwood, NJ.
Elected Officials Hall of Fame
The New Jersey State League of Municipalities inducted Linwood City Councilman Elliot Beinfest into the Elected Officials Hall of Fame on February 3, 2016 at the State House Annex in Trenton. Councilman Beinfest was first elected to City Council in November of 1994 and is currently serving his eighth consecutive term.
Notice of Public Sale & Invitation to Bid on Liquor License (9/19/2016)
Linwood Achieves Sustainable Jersey Certification (10/15/2014)
Flood Insurance Discounts Approved for Linwood (10/1/2014)
TO THE CITY OF LINWOOD
The City of Linwood is a suburban community located in Atlantic County,
New Jersey. The city comprises an area of four square miles lying
approximately nine miles to the west of Atlantic City and bounded
by the municipalities of Northfield, Egg Harbor Township, and Somers
The City is accessible by land via the Garden State Parkway, a major
north-south artery which is adjacent to the City and provides access
to New York City, and via the Atlantic City Expressway, which is
five miles distant and leads directly to Philadelphia. The Parkway
going south connects with the Cape May-Lewes ferry service, which
provides a convenient, modern method of crossing the Delaware Bay
to points south. Atlantic City International Airport (approximately
twenty miles distant) provides both commuter and regular air travel
to major eastern cities and beyond.
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For more information on our Arboretum please click here to visit the
NEW Linwood Arboretum website.