City of Linwood, NJ

400 Poplar Avenue Linwood, N.J. 08221 | 609-927-4108

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Holiday Notice (1/15/2018)
City Hall is closed on Monday, January 15, 2018 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Trash and recycling will be collected as scheduled.

Notice of Public Hearing (12/13/2017)
Notice is hereby given that the City of Linwood, located at 400 West Poplar Avenue, Linwood, NJ 08221, will hold a public hearing to obtain comments regarding its application to the NJDEP Green Acres Program, for the proposed major disposal of parkland owned by the City of Linwood. This application is subject to NJDEP Commissioner and State House Commission approval, and is available for review at the City Clerk's Office at 400 West Poplar Avenue and at the Linwood Public Library at 301 Davis Avenue and at the NJDEP Green Acres Program offices.
The public hearing will be held on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 6:30 p.m at City Hall, 400 West Poplar Avenue, Linwood, New Jersey. All interested parties are invited to attend and participate in the public hearing. In addition to oral comments presented during the hearing, written comments may be submitted to the agencies listed below. All written comments must be received within two weeks following the hearing by Wednesday, December 27, 2017.
The proposed parkland disposal would involve the disposal of a 0.511 acre portion of Lot 28, on which an asphalt parking area and access drive for the adjacent property, Seaview Elementary School, was constructed. In accordance with N.J.A.C. 7:36-26.10, the Applicant proposes to deed restrict a 5.500 acre portion of adjacent Lot 30 for compensation for the disposal of the 0.511 acre portion of Lot 28. This 5.500 acre parcel will be added to the adjacent SJI Park.
All written comments should be submitted to the City of Linwood, with copy to the NJDEP Green Acres Program, at the following addresses:
City of Linwood
400 West Poplar Avenue
Linwood, NJ 08221
NJ Department of Environmental Protection
Green Acres Program
Bureau of Legal Services and Stewardship
501 East State Street, 1st Floor
Mail Code 501-01, P.O. Box 420
Trenton, NJ 08625-0420
Attention: Jessica Patterson, Atlantic County Steward

Paving Projects (11/28/2017)
See the attached list of streets to be paved in 2017. The South Jersey Gas paving will begin on November 28, 2017. The 2017 Linwood Road Program will begin early in 2018.

2017 Fall Leaf Collection Program (11/13/2017)
On Monday, November 13, 2017 the Linwood Public Works Department will begin the annual fall leaf collection program. The program will start at the northern end of the City and work south. The last day of collection for leaves curb side is Friday January 12, 2018.

Please avoid raking trash, tree branches, rocks or placing any type of debris into the piles of leaves as this will cause damage to our leaf machines. Also, please keep leaf piles off of storm water drains to prevent street flooding during storms and keep the piles back 25 feet from all intersections as this will provide a safe work area for our employees and the traveling public.

If you should have any questions about the program you can call the Linwood Public Works at 609-926-7994.

Employment Opportunity (10/5/2017)
The City of Linwood is now accepting applications for the part time position of Substitute Crossing Guard. Please return completed applications to the Linwood City Clerk’s Office, 400 Poplar Avenue, Linwood, NJ or email to

Water Main Installation Project (8/21/2017)
F.W. Shawl & Sons, Inc. on behalf of New Jersey American Water is scheduled to start work on August 21, 2017 for a water main installation project on Morris Avenue & Belhaven Avenue in the City of Linwood. It should take approximately two weeks to complete. See attached notice for more information.


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