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Last Updated: July 24th, 2015

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Paving Detour – East Red Bank Avenue – On or about Monday, July 27th, milling and paving will begin on East Red Bank Avenue, from Broad to Evergreen, as part of one of our DOT funded projects.  During that week (July 27th-31st) there may be detours in and around East Red Bank Avenue.

2015 Fall Parade – Sat., October 3, 2015 (Rain Date – Sat., Oct. 10th).  The 2015 parade theme is “The Children Are Our FutureClick Here to download the 2015 Fall Parade application.  We hope that you will be able to join us this year on Saturday, October 3rd.  If you return your parade application by Midnight on Saturday, August 15th, the $10 application fee will be waived!  You may email the completed application WoodburyEvents@gmail.com.  If you have any questions, please contact Lee Weatherby, Parade Committee Chairperson at (609) 472-9624.

Job Announcement Communications/Special Events Coordinator (Posted 7/14/15)

City of Woodbury Water Utility Annual Drinking Water Quality Report for 2014

Art in the Street Program – from July 6 to Aug. 18th.  Please click here to see schedule and locations.

Pedal Power Bike Clinic & Parade with Action Wheels – Fri., Aug. 21, 2015 from 10:00-11:30am at Wing-Dickerson Park (Carpenter St.).  All school-aged kids and under are invited.  Bring your bike, scooter or skateboard for a safety check and small tweaks, if needed. Bike decorating and parade – so bring your helmet!  Rain date is August 28th.

Bonsal Blues Concert & Dance Band – Monday, Aug. 24th 7pm at Rotary Park – performing at Woodbury’s Rotary Park on Barber Ave. Concert start time will be 7:00 pm and admission is free. It is suggested that guests bring their own lawn chairs to enjoy the show.  For more information contact: Lorrie Gall (C) 856-534-6299 or adolphgall1@gmail.com

School Summer Free Lunch Program – For the fourth straight year, Woodbury City Public Schools has partnered with the U.S. Department of Agriculture to provide free, nutritional lunches in summer to any children under the age of 18 who reside in Woodbury. For the first time, these lunches will be offered in both July and August.  In July, Woodbury children can receive a free, balanced meal at either the Woodbury Junior-Senior High School’s blue cafeteria or West End Memorial School’s cafeteria Monday through Thursday between 11 a.m. and noon beginning July 6 and ending on July 30.   In August, all Woodbury children can receive a free lunch at West End Memorial School’s cafeteria Monday through Thursday between 11 a.m. and noon beginning August 3 and ending on August 27.   There are no registration or income requirements, nor do children have to be enrolled in Woodbury City Public Schools or its summer programs to receive a free lunch. For more information or questions, please call 856-853-0123 ext. 219.

Joint Municipal Court at East Greenwich Township – The Woodbury Municipal Court session for Monday, June 29, 2015, in East Greenwich, was cancelled. Any questions about rescheduling please contact the East Greenwich Joint Municipal Court at 856-423-3010 or 856-423-3146.

City Hall Summer Hours – For the period of May 25 through August 31, 2015, City Hall will be open Monday through Thursday from 8:00am to 5:00pm, and on Friday 8:00am to 12:00pm, instead of the regular hours Monday-Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm.  The Construction/Code Enforcement Office hours will not change and will remain Monday-Thursday 8:30am to 2:30pm.  Please note that the Woodbury Public Library hours will remain as follows:  Monday-Thursday 10:30am to 9:00pm, Friday 12:00pm to 5:00pm, and Saturday 10:30am to 1:00pm (Library is closed Saturdays in July & August).

Public Works Summer Hours – starting Tuesday, May 26, 2015:  6am-2pm from Memorial Day to Labor Day

Plastic Bag Collection at Woodbury City Hall – Help Woodbury City get a new bench made of recyclable materials!  Bring your grocery store and other plastic bags to City Hall and place them in the cardboard receptacle in the City Hall lobby.  When we collect enough bags, the City will be entitled to a free bench!  Contact Roy Duffield, Recycling Coordinator, for more information at (856) 845-1300 ext. 125.

Shred Event – Part 2! – Missed the April 11th and June 24th shred event?  You can still bring your documents to be shredded to the DocuVault headquarters in South Jersey on this makeup date:  September 30, 2015.  Available FREE to Woodbury residents.  See the DocuVault website for directions and information on what you can & cannot bring to shred.  DocuVault Delaware Valley, LLC is located at 1240 Forest Parkway, Suite 100, West Deptford, NJ 08066.

Abandoned/Vacant Property RegistrationClick here to download form.

NJ Hazard Mitigation Plan – As part of the on-going update of the Gloucester County Multi-Jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan, a Preliminary Municipal Appendix is available for review that addresses natural hazard mitigation issues for our community. The Preliminary Municipal Appendix can be downloaded from http://nj4hmp.com by clicking on “Gloucester County” and then clicking on City of Woodbury.

How much water do we use?  Want to learn more about water efficiency?  Check out the U.S. EPA website!

Checkout The Woodbury Wire –  City Newsletter with upcoming events & news around the city, including new businesses that have opened.
3rd edition – released March 2015
2nd edition – released October 2014
1st edition – released March 2014

Woodbury’s Facade / Beautification Loan Program Curb Appeal Application

Gloucester County Small Business Revolving Loan Program see flyer for details

Press Release – Woodbury’s Standard & Poor Rating rises to AA

Be In The Green Woodbury – Direct Install Program – for Woodbury Commercial Business Owners (see letter & brochure for more information).  This program addresses lighting, heating, cooling and ventilation (HVAC), refrigeration, motors, natural gas and variable frequency drives.  The City of Woodbury has partnered with Sustainable Jersey and the NJ Board of Utilities to present this program.  Woodbury’s Direct Install Contractor:  Hutchinson Mechanical Services (888) 777-4501.  Also visit the NJ Direct Install Program website for more information.

City of Woodbury Water Utility Annual Drinking Water Quality Report for 2014

County Household Special Waste Collection Days – Visit the County website

Refrigerator/Freezer Recycling Program
Now that the holidays are over, you can finally get rid of that second refrigerator or freezer. The NJ Clean Energy Program will pick it up for FREE, responsibly recycle over 95% of it, and you get $50. You’ll also save as much as $150 a year through lower electricity costs! Call today or schedule your pick-up on-line!

Making Improvements to your Home?
Please contact the Construction office for details at  (856) 845-1300  ext. 127. 8:30am to 2:30pm – Monday through Thursday; Closed on Friday

The City Inspectors will be will be available for scheduled inspections as follows:

  • Construction/Building Inspector – Monday-Thursday – 10:00am-2:00pm
  • Electrical Inspector – Monday–Thursday – 10:00am-2:00pm
  • Plumbing Inspector – Monday & Wednesday – 11:00am-3:00pm
  • Fire Inspector – Tuesday & Thursday – 12:00pm-3:00pm

Customer Service Survey – Did we meet, exceed or not meet your service expectations?  Please let us know how we are doing by using our new Customer Service Survey – Please complete the survey and return to Michael Theokas, City Administrator at City Hall, 33 Delaware St., Woodbury NJ 08096 or via email at MTheokas@woodbury.nj.us.

The historic City of Woodbury is a great place to live, work, visit and own a business. Our blend of Colonial and Victoria era homes, natural parks & waterways make this one of Southern New Jersey’s gems. We also have well-regarded public schools with small class sizes and reasonable property values.

As the County Seat of Gloucester County and home to Inspira, formerly known as Underwood-Memorial Hospital, Woodbury is one of the region’s employment centers.  For business investors, we can offer Tax Abatement incentives in our ambitious Broad Street (Route 45) redevelopment corridor. The much anticipated light rail connection to Camden & Philadelphia will truly make this the City you can grow with! Be a part of the excitement!

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