Monique M. Demopoulos
August 02, 2020
By Monique M. Demopoulos
REFLECTIVE: A summer rainbow delights Dock Highway citizens. (Photo by Monique M. Demopoulos)
The Eagleswood Township Committee passed resolutions through the July 27 committee assembly authorizing land purchases on Dock Street, which will utilize NJDEP Green Acres grant resources. In accordance to Mayor Nick Sommaripa, the acquisition will create a Inexperienced Acres parcel of land that will extend from the public boat ramp to the municipal residence.
The mission of Inexperienced Acres is “To realize, in partnership with other folks, a process of interconnected open spaces, whose defense will preserve and increase New Jersey’s organic setting and its historic, scenic, and leisure methods for general public use and enjoyment.”
Deputy Mayor Debra Rivas defined Dock Road is Eagleswood’s key recreational internet site, as it boasts fishing, crabbing, birding, boating, kayaking and images alternatives. Committeeman Michael Pasternak mentioned the lengthy-term intention is to protect and boost the land obtained via Inexperienced Acres.
The Eagleswood Township municipal making is open to the general public as of Monday, July 27, and has resumed normal several hours of 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday by means of Friday. The township committee even now urges the community to make payments of any variety online, by mail, or by way of the dropbox situated close to the making entrance.
Anyone who requirements to enter the making is demanded to don a face mask. Those in want of aid or steerage may perhaps get in touch with Township Clerk Kathleen Wells at 609-296-3040, extension 14. —M.M.D.