Lower Township

May 3, 2017

ERMA HOUSE SUFFERS DAMAGE, NO INJURIES

There were no injuries resulting from a house fire in Erma Wednesday afternoon.  Fire officials say a fire was located in the front portion of the home located on Meadowview Road shortly after 12 Noon.  One person was home and was able to evacuate safely. ##
May 1, 2017

SURVEILLANCE VIDEO CAPTURES BURGLAR AT LOWER TWP. BUSINESS

Lower Township Police have charged a 44 year old Villas man with stealing metal goods and other items from a business located on Seashore Road in Erma.  Police say a surveillance video showed the burglary allegedly committed by Steven M. Szymborksi who lives on Tennessee Avenue in the Villas.  The suspect admitted to taking the [...]
April 29, 2017

LOWER TOWNSHIP TO CREATE VACANT PROPERTY REGISTRY MONDAY NIGHT

The Lower Township Council will meet Monday night and is expected to create a registry for vacant and abandoned properties in the community.  The ordinance is modeled after a similar ordinance in Middle Township and requires owners of the properties to pay a fee to register the properties.  The meeting starts at 7pm. ##
April 20, 2017

REPORT: LOWER TOWNSHIP TO LOOK AT COMMUNITY POOL CONCEPT

The Lower Township Council has awarded a $57,000 contract to examine the feasibility of a community pool.  The Cape May Gazette reports that the aquatic center would be large enough to meet NJSIAA standards and would be accessible to anyone with physical limitations.  The Township may be looking at the center to be constructed at [...]