Borough offices, meetings and services updates

As of June 22, Borough offices are open to the public with social distancing/mask/safety measures in place.

For updates on State Executive Orders on openings, please see the NJ.gov COVID-19 information hub here.

See the Mayor's video updates on our YouTube page here.

The Collingswood Public Library is open to the public on a limited basis and provides curbside pickup. See details here.
 
*** All Borough meetings will continue to be held remotely on Zoom through October.

OCT 26 - Planning Board Meeting will take place via remote conference (zoom). Meeting details TBA.

OCT 8 - Historic Board Meeting will take place via remote conference (zoom). 

Borough of Collingswood is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.
Topic: Oct 8 Historic Board Meeting
Time: Oct 8, 2020 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting

https://zoom.us/j/91406910253?pwd=SVFXMkRNaXd4SnR1R1dRZG0rMCtKZz09
Meeting ID: 914 0691 0253
Passcode: 805144
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OCT 7 - Zoning  Board Meeting will take place via remote conference (zoom). Meeting details TBA.

OCT 5 - Commission Meeting will take place via remote conference (zoom). Meeting details TBA.

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All Borough meetings will continue to be held remotely on Zoom through September.

SEPT 28 - Planning Board meeting will take place via remote conference (zoom).
Topic: September 28 Planning Board Meeting
Time: Sep 28, 2020 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/96944762565?pwd=VkZjdElzaG9pM3o0RFNnbjJwaWtDUT09
Meeting ID: 969 4476 2565
Passcode: 034006
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Meeting ID: 969 4476 2565
Find your local number: https://zoom.us/u/abKmf1XcR3

SEPT 10 - Historic Board meeting held via remote conference (zoom):  
https://us04web.zoom.us/j/71910652547pwd=UExISzZDWVpOcFh0Nnk3azVNeWdMQT09
Meeting ID: 719 1065 2547
Passcode: mHcuF9

SEPT 8 - The September Commission Meeting has been rescheduled to Tuesday, SEPT 8 due to Labor Day holiday and will be held via remote conference (zoom): https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87619319356
Webinar ID: 876 1931 9356

SEPT 2 - Zoning Board meeting held via remote conference (zoom): 

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82798992011
Meeting ID:  899 0359 6596

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Special meeting to introduce the budget will be held AUG 26 at 7pm via remote conference (Zoom):

When: Aug 26, 2020 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Topic: Collingswood Commission meeting - special meeting
Please click the link below to join the webinar: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83473701698
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Or Telephone:
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US: +1 312 626 6799  or +1 929 205 6099  or +1 301 715 8592  or +1 346 248 7799  or +1 669 900 6833  or +1 253 215 8782
Webinar ID: 834 7370 1698
International numbers available: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kekBIsn8pn

Planning Board meeting will take place via remote conference (zoom) on AUG 24. Meeting details below: 

Topic: Collingswood Planning Board
Time: Aug 24, 2020 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89946433248
Meeting ID: 899 4643 3248
Passcode: 616517
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    +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)
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    +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma)
    +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston)
    +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose)
Meeting ID: 899 4643 3248
Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kmtjHN5j5

The AUG 13 Historic Board meeting has been moved to SEPT 10.

Zoning Board meeting will take place via remote conference (zoom) on AUG 5. Meeting details TBA.

The AUG 3 Commission Meeting will be held via ZOOM Webinar. TO JOIN THE MEETING DIRECTLY FROM A COMPUTER, TABLET, OR SMARTPHONE PLEASE USE THE FOLLOWING LINK: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87619319356

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Special meeting to introduce the budget will be held JULY 28 at 11am via remote conference (Zoom). See info here.

MAY 4 - Commission Meeting will take place as scheduled but as a Zoom streaming meeting. View/join that meeting here https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87619319356 or find dial-in info here.

MAY 18 Planning Board meeting is rescheduled for June 22. Meeting will take place as scheduled but as a Zoom streaming meeting. Meeting link will be shared on Collingswood.com prior to the meeting.

APRIL 22  - Town Forum will take place as scheduled but as a Zoom streaming meeting. Meeting link here: https://zoom.us/j/97192675926

APRIL 1 - Zoning Board meeting will be rescheduled
APRIL 6 - Commission Meeting will take place as scheduled but as a Zoom streaming meeting. Meeting link will be shared on Collingswood.com prior to the meeting.

MARCH 23 - Planning Board meeting has been postponed and will be rescheduled.

All playgrounds and public bathrooms have been closed. Park locations will remain open as outdoor-only facilities during regular operating hours. 
 

Effective March 17, 2020, Collingswood Borough Hall offices will be closed to the public and doing business by appointment only in an effort to protect employees and the public and to prevent the spread of Coronavirus in the community. Should you need any assistance please email the following contacts:

-Public Works 856-858-0533 | publicworks@collingswood.com
-Municipal Court 856-854-7535 | Carol.Staszewski@njcourts.gov
-Tax/Water/Sewer 856-854-0720 | press 1  kmccarthy@collingswood.com
To report a sewage stoppage during regular hours (Monday-Friday 7AM-3PM), please call 856-858-0533. During off hours or holidays, please call 856-854-1900
-Borough Clerk 856-854-0720 press 2 | hmannel@collingswood.com
-Construction Office/permits 856-854-0720 press 3 |  mfareri@collingswood.com
-Administration 856-854-0720 press 4 | khastings@collingswood.co
-Finance Office   856-854-0720 press 5 | epigliacelli@collingswood.com
-Business Improvement 856-854-0720 press 6 | tseeley@collingswood.com
-Community Development/Communication 856-854-0720 press 7 | cduffey@collingswood.com
-Zoning Office 856-854-0720 press 8 | switkowski@collingswood.com
-Fire Code Inspections are paused with the exception of sale of property and certificate of occupancy inspections. The forms can be found online at: http://www.twp.pennsauken.nj.us/firedept/forms
The Pennsauken Inspection Office is closed to the public, but staff is on hand to schedule appointments and answer questions by phone: 856-665-0774

Collingswood Police Department will be ceasing some normal operations, including closing the front desk and walk-up services. This closure will impact services normally available Monday through Friday from 8-4. The impacted services and further instructions can be found below:
- FINGERPRINTING: These services have been temporarily suspended
- BLOCK PARTIES: Temporarily suspended
- RECORDS: To obtain a vehicle / property release or incident report or accident report, contact the records department at: 856-854-1901 x229 or vsheffield@collingswood.com
- FIREARMS PERMIT APPLICATION: Individuals wishing to apply for a Firearms Identification Card or Handgun Purchase Permit, please go to https://www.njportal.com/NJSP/fars
Further questions can be directed to Agent Rodgers at 856-854-1901 ext. 227 or crodgers@collingswood.com
- TEMPORARY HANDICAPPED PLACARD: To apply for a temporary parking placard, please download and complete the Temporary Placard Application. Once completed, send the form, along with a $4 check made payable to NJ MVC to police headquarters (735 N. Atlantic Avenue, Collingswood, NJ 08108). The application form can be found at https://www.state.nj.us/mvc/pdf/vehicles/SP-68.pdf
Other Police related forms and info can be found on the police page here.

Police Emergency: dial 9-1-1
Police non-emergency, dial 856-854-1900

Collingswood Police Department, Fire Department and Department of Public Works will continue operations as usual. Trash pick-up and recycling will continue following normal schedule.

Follow regular updates on our COVID-19 page here.

Helpful links:
Pay tax/utility bills online here.
Report issues online here.
Pay traffic tickets: Click here

Also affected are the operations of:
-Municipal Court will be closed for the period of two weeks.  More information here.
-Collingswood public school have moved to a remote learning model. Visit https://www.collingswood.k12.nj.us/ for information.
-Collingswood Community Center is closed to the public
-Events at the Collingswood Grand Ballroom, Scottish Rite Auditorium and Mansion are postponed
-Collingswood Public Library is closed to the public but offers several online and digital resources, see info here: https://www.collingswoodlib.org/
-Public parks are open but playgrounds are closed to the public
-All Collingswood events and festivals are canceled until at least April 30
-Upcoming Commission meeting (April 6) and Zoning (April 1) boards will be held at the Collingswood Community Center (30 W Collings Ave). See the regular meeting schedule here.

Residents are encouraged to monitor Collingswood.com as well as social media channels for further information and updates.

NJ Department of Health has established a 24-hour public hotline: 800-222-1222.
NJ DOH COVID-19 dashboard here.

We apologize for any operational inconvenience as we continue to work with County, State, and Federal government on this national emergency situation.