Municipal Clerk

March 7, 2023 meeting time change 6 pm budget discussion followed immediately by work session meeting.

Convenient Voting in New Jersey From Now On!

The NJ General Election will again offer 3 ways to VOTE: 1) Vote-By-Mail Ballot (U.S. mail, Secure Ballot Drop Box, or Board of Elections Office), 2) In-Person Early Voting, with six additional days, and 3) In-Person at your Polling Place on General Election Day. [Remember: REGISTER TO VOTE by May 16, 2023 for the Primary Election, and October 17, 2023, by 8 pm at the County Board of Elections]

Here is is the Municipal Clerk's first message of the voting season... with some other important reminders:

New Jersey Voting Information for 2023 is currently being finalized (Early In-Person Voting sites, times, etc.), so details are forthcoming.

New Jersey Voting Information 2022

Vote-by-Mail (VBM)
• Mail: your vote-by-mail ballot MUST be postmarked on or before 8:00 p.m. on November 8, 2022and be received by your County’s Board of Elections on or before November 14, 2022.

Secure Ballot Drop Box: Place your vote-by-mail ballot in one of your county’s secure ballot drop box (nearest is Edgewater Park Municipal Building) by 8:00 p.m. on November 8, 2022.
• Board of Elections Office: Deliver your vote-by-mail ballot in person to the Burlington County Board of Elections Office, 50 Rancocas Road in Mt. Holly, by 8:00p.m. on November 8, 2022.

In-Person Early Voting
This option enables all registered voters to cast their ballot in person, using a voting machine, from Saturday, October 29, 2022 through Sunday, November 6, 2022.

Hours will be Monday-Saturdays, 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. and Sunday, 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. The nearest Early Voting location is the Willingboro Public Library, 220 Willingboro Way, right across Rt. 130 in the Town Center.

Burlington County Early In-Person Polling Places - download list

Election Day Polling Places on General Election Day – 6:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Districts 1 through 6 will vote at Magowan Elementary School, 405 Cherrix Avenue; and Districts 7 and 8 will vote at Ridgway Middle School, 300 Delanco Road, Edgewater Park, 08010, as usual.

As reported in June, the State no longer automatically sends out ballots as it did during serious COVID days.  For those who, since 2019, normally receive a mail-in ballot, your mail-in ballot will automatically be sent to you.  However, please be advised that MAIL-IN BALLOTS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED at the Early Voting or In-Person POLLING LOCATIONS, as they were in 2020.


This is Edgewater Park's Mail-In Ballot Box!

Dog Licensing Update for 2023


Wednesday, November 9, 2022 ,   4:30 pm - 6:30 PM

Public Works Garage, 400 Delanco Road, Edgewater Park, NJ  08010

The Township of Edgewater Park encourages all residents with dogs or cats in need of rabies vaccination updates or close to expiration to attend the Free Rabies Clinic.

Dog licensing late fees will begin after February 28, 2023

The new 3-year license began in 2021, so please consider that option if it is appropriate for your dog, when you click the form below.  Just a reminder: The deadline for dog licensing is January 31, 2023.

All licensing will be done by mail. Please send your application, a copy of your dog’s rabies certificate (good through November, 2023 (1 Yr) or November 2025 (3 Yr), and payment by check or money order (please do not send cash) to:

Attn: Township Clerk’s Office (Dog License)
400 Delanco Road
Edgewater Park, NJ 08010

You can also use the Drop Box located in front of the Municipal Building. 

We will mail you your license and tag.

2023 Dog License


Duties & Responsibilities

In Edgewater Park the Municipal Clerk serves in the following capacities:

Secretary of the municipal corporation and custodian of the Municipal Seal, as well as all minutes, record books, deeds, bonds (performance or other), contracts and archival records of the municipal corporation, and provides public access to government records for both inspection and duplication;

Secretary to the Township Committee, who prepares meeting agendas at the discretion of the Township Committee, attends all meetings of the Township Committee, and provides for minutes of every meeting, as well as preservation of all ordinances and resolutions;

Chief Elections Officer in all elections held in the municipality and Chief Registrar of the Voters in the Township.

Administrative Officer responsible for the licensing for taxis and vehicles for hire, liquor licenses, and games of chance.

Additionally, we are here to assist you. If you have a question about the Township Committee or any issue related to the above, please call or e-mail our office. We will respond or suggest the appropriate source for the information you seek.

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Contact Information

Patricia A. Clayton, RMC

Phone: (609) 877-2050 x 313

Fax: (609) 877-2308

As of January 18, 2022, Township Committee Meetings will be back to an in-person format. 


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