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SUMMER CONCERT

The Borough of Runnemede is sponsoring a summer concert on Wednesday, June 21st at 6:30 PM on the Greens outside of the Harry Williams Building.  The Greater Kensington String Band will perform.

NEW ENTRANCE TO BOROUGH HALL

The new entrance to the Borough Clerk’s Office and the Tax & Sewer Department is now open.  It faces the new parking lot located at the intersection of 1st Avenue and the Black Horse Pike.  You will now have easy access to the office from the parking lot.  The old drop box in the back parking lot has been removed.  There is a new drop box in the wall next to the new door.  You will be able to drop off tax, sewer, licensing payments as well as court fines right in the box.  Please stop by and have a look.  Our office hours are now 9 AM to 5 PM.

2017 BUDGET INFORMATION

Please click here for user friendly budget.  Please click here for an analysis of our 2017 Budget.

REAL ESTATE TAXES

2nd quarter taxes are due May 1, 2017.  Payments can be made in person in the office, by mail, placed in the drop box in the parking lot or through our website on-line payment system.  Please note that interest will accrue back to the statutory due date of May 1st if payment is not received in this office on or before May 10, 2017.  If you are using the drop box in the parking lot, payments placed in the box on or before 9:00 AM on May 10th will be posted that day.   If you place your payment in the box on the 10th of May (a Wednesday)  after 9:00 AM, the payment won’t be posted until May 11th (Thursday) and will be considered delinquent and interest will be charged.

YARD WASTE PICK-UP RESUMING

Yard waste pick-up has begun.  Yard waste will be picked up every Monday until the last Monday in October.  If Monday is a holiday, yard waste will be picked up the next day.  Leaves must be placed in brown paper bags only NO PLASTIC BAGS now through October.

Storm debris will be picked up (Chipper) for the next  two weeks.  Branches must be tied and bundled.  Residents are requested to place debris in no more than 4’ foot lengths at the curb.  They may call Borough Hall Ext. 1004 to leave address.

 

NEW ANIMAL WARDEN

Beginning March 1st, Runnemede has contracted with a new animal warden.  Our new animal warden will be John Micklewright of Available Animal Control.  His contact information is 609-306-2277 or 609-610-4191.

2017 SEWER BILLS

2017 Sewer Bills were recently mailed.  Payment for the first half of the year is due March 1st with a grace period of ten days.  Payment is due on or before March 10th.

POST TAX YEAR STATEMENTS

Post Tax Year Statements were mailed today to Seniors, Disabled or Surviving Spouses of those who had a $250 deduction on their real estate taxes in 2016.  As required by law, all must fill out this form indicating whether they met the qualifications to have received this deduction last year and return to this office on or before March 1, 2017.  Failure to return the form by that date or indicating that your income was over the permitted amount,  will result in your real estate tax account being charged back the $250 for 2016.

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS 2017-2019 TOWING

The Borough of Runnemede will be accepting proposals for 2017 Towing Contract with options for 2018 & 2019.  Proposals will be accepted in the Borough Clerk’s office on or before February 1, 2017 at 11:00 AM.  Please click here to review proposals and specifications.

Summer 2016 Newsletter

Click the link below to access the Borough of Runnemede Summer Newsletter…

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