2020 General Election Information
The General Election on November 3, 2020 will be held primarily by vote by mail. Please click the link below for further information on how to return your completed mail-in ballot.
2021 Professional Services Notice
Assessment Calendar Change
The County of Burlington has made significant changes to the real property tax assessment calendar. What this means to all taxpayers in Burlington County is as follows:
- Tax Assessment Notification Cards (green cards) will be mailed on or before November 15th instead of February 1st.
- Deadline to file tax assessment appeals will now be January 15th instead of April 1st
Please see the notice below from our Tax Assessor or click this link.
Council Meetings Update
Effective September 22, 2020, the Common Council of the City of Beverly will resume in-person meetings as previously scheduled to commence at 5:00PM. Said meetings will take place at City Hall located at 446 Broad Street, Beverly, New Jersey 08010. Please note that a call-in option will not be available. Due to the ongoing health crisis, it is asked that all members of the public wishing to attend in-person meetings abide by social distancing guidelines and face covering requirements pursuant to the Governor’s Executive Orders.
Land Use Board Meetings Update
Effective October 21, 2020, the Land Use Board of the City of Beverly will resume in-person meetings as previously scheduled to commence at 7:00PM. Said meetings will take place at City Hall located at 446 Broad Street, Beverly, New Jersey 08010. Please note that a call-in option will not be available. Due to the ongoing health crisis, it is asked that all members of the public wishing to attend in-person meetings abide by social distancing guidelines and face covering requirements pursuant to the Governor’s Executive Orders.
The Land Use Board meeting of October 21, 2020 has been cancelled.
Beverly City Fire Commissioners Fire District No.1 Meeting Update:
Effective Monday, October 19th, the Board of Fire Commissioners will resume conducting its regular public meetings in-person at 7pm. The next meeting is scheduled for Monday, October 19th at 7pm.
Face coverings are MANDATORY upon entering City Hall, hand sanitizer use is encouraged and limited social distance seating is available.
The Board meetings will no longer be streamed online via the Zoom internet application. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.
COVID19 (Coronavirus) Update:
As everyone is aware, the COVID19 or coronavirus continues to evolve and so do precautions meant to halt the spread of the disease.
Out of an abundance of caution, the Beverly Municipal Building has transitioned to “Controlled Access” effective immediately and will continuing this protocol until further notice. The doors are locked however residents and visitors are permitted in the building if they are properly wearing a face covering, not showing signs or symptoms associated with COVID19, and are willing to have their temperature checked upon entering.
Taxes and sewer bills can be paid online. Payments may also be mailed to the Municipal Building. There is also a Municipal Drop-off Box (big yellow mailbox) located by the front door. We check the box several times daily.
Employees will be available by phone and email, Monday through Thursday 9am to 5pm. The municipal building will be CLOSED on Fridays until further notice.
Thank you for your patience and understanding as we protect our residents and employees throughout this issue.
City Administrator/Public Safety Director
Property and Housing Code Enforcement
Beverly Sewerage Authority
Beverly Police Non-emergency
Beverly Municipal Court
Municipal Court Administrator
POLICE ALERT: COVID19 RELATED SCAMS:
Unfortunately, during difficult times there are some individuals who try to take advantage of the situation. Although we have no reports in our area, we have learned of groups going door to door stating they are from the CDC or Board of Health.
Do NOT let them in your home. The CDC does not go door to door making inspections. If concerned if the people are actual members of a health organization, call 911 or (609) 267-8300 to have an officer respond to your residence.
Public Works Update:
Until further notice, the Department of Public Works will be on a modified schedule. DPW will pick up clear bags of leaves and grass (no trash, no vines, no sticks) on Mondays and Thursdays. Chipping will be conducted on Wednesdays. Trash and Recycling remain on their regular schedule.
2020 Census Information:
Did you know that your response to the Census is what helps drive federal funds into municipalities? Please take the time to respond to the Census, whether it be by mail, phone, or computer. Please see below for more information! If you have any questions, please call the City Clerk at 609-747-4084. If you feel you may have received a spam call from an individual pretending to be the Census, you may report the same to the Beverly City Police Department by calling the non-emergency line at 609-267-8300.
Respond to the Census online here: https://2020census.gov/en/ways-to-respond/responding-online.html
How to respond by phone: https://2020census.gov/en/ways-to-respond/responding-by-phone.html
Yard Waste Notice:
The City can not pick up yard waste in anything other than clear bags. Please do not use black or green contractor’s bags nor the brown paper leaf bags for your yard waste.
Do not mix sticks, vines, nor trash in with your grass clippings and leaves. These items should be placed in your regular trash collection with the exception of branches and tree limbs. Branches and tree limbs will be chipped on Wednesdays… weather permitting.