Greater Kingston Civic Association  - Cherry Hill, NJ

  A Network of Neighbors

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Website Updated: 7/26/2017
Publication of organization names or links does not constitute GKCA endorsement of any associated individuals, groups or their activities.
Publication of organization names or links does not constitute GKCA endorsement
of any associated individuals, groups or their activities.
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          KINGSTON ESTATES SWIM CLUB
          Deland Ave. and Princess Rd. 
          Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
          Phone:  856-429-9641          
           
          www.kingstonswimclub.com




           
  
Corporate Sponsor:
Shingle & Gibb Companyhttp://www.shingle.com 

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On Saturday, July 29, 2017, the Kingston Estates Swim Club (KESC) will host the 58th Annual Cherry Bowl, an honor that comes around every 13 years. All 13 Cherry Hill swim teams will be competing in this event.  Please note traffic & parking guidelines for the day. 
KESC volunteers & police will be available to assist residents & visitors.  
Admission is only $7. 
Join the party as all cheer on our community athletes! 
Breakfast & lunch will be available for the enjoyment of all attendees. 

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          A Little Library has sprung up                                                                             in our neighborhood at                                                        
          513 King George Road!                                                             
                 www.facebook.com/jjcfreelibrary                                                                          





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Cherry Hill Mayor's Office,  Police Department & GKCA

To report non-emergency suspicious activity,
please call CHPD Dispatch at (856) 665-1200




From CHPD & Mayor's office: See Facebook page, Twitter feed @CherryHillTwp, and the Township website for the latest updates. If you haven't already done so, please be sure to sign up for e-mail notifications & emergency alerts: http://www.cherryhill-nj.com/list.aspx

Sign up to receive real-time text alerts straight from the Township's Twitter feed. You do NOT need a Twitter account to sign up. To register, text "Follow @CherryHillTwp" to 40404.  To stop receiving messages, text "Off @CherryHillTwp" to 40404.  Make sure there is a space before the "@" symbol; there is no space between @CherryHillTwp.  Any questions, e-mail Facebook@chtownship.com.

Please remember that 911 is for emergencies only.  
If you have a non-emergency question or concern, please call the Mayor’s Office at (856) 488-7878. 

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CHPD STATS: 
  • ALERT: Grandparent Scam                                                                 

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Please note that not all roads in Cherry Hill are maintained by the Township. Residents can report issues on County-maintained roads by contacting Camden County’s Department of Public Works directly at (856) 566-2980. The following are County-owned roads:
Berlin-Haddonfield Road - Burnt Mill Road - Chapel Ave - Church Road - Cooper Landing Road - Cropwell Road - Cuthbert Road - Evesham Road - Greentree Road - Haddonfield Road - Hampton Road - Hinchman Road - Kings Hwy South of Rt. 70 - Kenilworth Ave - (Chapel to Rt. 38 ONLY) - Kresson Road - Lexington Avenue - Maple Avenue - Melrose Avenue - Old Borton's Mill Road - Old Marlton Pike - Park Boulevard - Springdale Road - Woodcrest Road

Route 38, Route 70, Brace Road, Cuthbert Road (between Rt. 70 & Rt. 38), and Kings Highway (North of Route 70) are maintained by the NJ Department of Transportation: (856) 795-4735.
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NJDOT offers Web site for maintenance requests
Need to report a pothole, overgrown grass, or another maintenance issue on a state highway?
The NJ Department of Transportation now offers a website for residents to do just that.
By going to http://www.state.nj.us/transportation/commuter/potholeform.shtm,
residents can directly report problems or maintenance issues on Routes 70 and 38 and I-295 in Cherry Hill, 
and on state roadways throughout New Jersey.

Residents can report municipal road pothole problems directly to Cherry Hill Township through their 
DirectConnect form on the CH Twp. Website or by calling the Department of Public Works at (856) 424-4422.

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Route 70 (This highway is a major thoroughfare through our town and of importance locally and regionally.  Visit this link for more information on proposals and community input and reaction to proposals.)
  • NJDOT Rt. 70 Project Public Information Meeting​ [​​Carman Tilelli Community Center, 820 Mercer Street,Cherry Hill, Thursday, November 19, 2015




















CHERRY HILL TOWNSHIP MUNICIPAL MEETINGS
820 Mercer Street, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

2017 Council Meetings:
Caucus at 7:00pm in Room 206, Meeting at 7:30pm-9:30pm in Room 208
Monday, July 10     Monday, July 24 
Monday, August 14     Monday, August 24 

Planning Board:
Caucus at 7:00pm in Room 206, Meeting at 7:30pm in Room 208
Monday, July 17
Monday, August 7     Monday, August 21

Zoning Board of Adjustment Meetings & Agendas:
Caucus at 7:00pm in Room 206, Meeting at 7:30pm in 208
Thursday, July 20
Thursday, August 3     Thursday, August 17


Registry of APPOINTED Volunteer Municipal Positions (updated 5/2016)
Registry of VACANT Volunteer Municipal Positions (updated 5/2016)
Info about Township Boards for Community Volunteers

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CAMDEN COUNTY FREEHOLDER MEETINGS
All caucus meetings are held at 6pm in the Freeholder Conference Room, 16th Floor, Courthouse, 
520 Market Street, Camden, NJ 08102 unless otherwise noted.

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CHERRY HILL RECYCLING INFORMATION
Electronic waste and fluorescent bulbs can be recycled at the Department of Public Works at 1 Perina Blvd. in Cherry Hill 
24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Staff is available from 7am to 3pm weekdays to collect and store these items. 
During off-hours, a drop-off station is set up outside the building. 


....................ARCHIVES LINK....................
Cherry Hill Township Municipal & Schools Info, Police Reports, & Camden County Info


....................MUNICIPAL & COUNTY NEWS....................

Greater Kingston Civic Association Minutes
  • Get involved!   Municipal boards, commissions, and advisory committees make possible the participation of citizens in the daily business of community government.  For more info, contact GKCA@comcast.net or Cherry Hill Township. 

Schools
Possible Town Hall Relocation​?

  • 05/17/16 Informational General Membership Meeting held to gauge neighborhood reaction 
  • 06/13/16 Greater Kingston neighbors attend Township Council meeting and address Council