Greater Kingston Civic Association  - Cherry Hill, NJ

  A Network of Neighbors

Welcome!   This website was created by and for residents living in or around the Greater Kingston Area as an informational community resource.  A site by neighbors for neighbors, we welcome your input for additional info or links.  To be added to our confidential monthly updates and alerts list,  or to send requests and/or ideas, please contact us at GKCA@comcast.net.  

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Website Updated: 9/6/2017
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.
All men are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality.  Martin Luther King Jr. (1929 - 1968) 
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world.  Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.  Margaret Mead (1901 - 1978)
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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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                                           Back-To-School time is here…  




While driving, please watch out for children walking or bicycling to and from neighborhood schools, 
and remember that pedestrians in a crosswalk have the right-of-way to complete their safe crossing.  
When an adult Crossing Guard is present, their raised Stop paddle and instructions to stop 
carry the full weight of the law and anyone going around the Guard or failing to stop when signaled 
will face heavy fines and driver’s license points.  

Cherry Hill Police will be using marked and unmarked police vehicles, 
stepping up enforcement of these and other traffic laws in and around school zones 
as our children return to their classes. If you are reading this, you have received your warning!  
Please STOP for children and Crossing Guards and do your part to keep our neighborhoods safe!
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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, September 11     Monday, September 25
Tuesday, October 10     Monday, October  23
Monday, November 13    Monday, November 27
Monday, December 11         Wednesday, December 27

Planning Board:
Caucus at 7:00pm in Room 206, Meeting at 7:30pm in Room 208Tuesday, September 5, 2017
Monday, September 18, 2017
Monday, October 2, 2017     Monday, October 16, 2017
Monday, November 6, 2017     Monday, November 20, 2017
Monday, December 4, 2017     Monday, December 18, 2017

Zoning Board of Adjustment Meetings & Agendas:
Caucus at 7:00pm in Room 206, Meeting at 7:30pm in 208
Thursday, September 7, 2017
Thursday, October 5, 2017     Thursday, October 19, 2017
Thursday, November 2, 2017     Thursday, November 16, 2017
Thursday, December 7, 2017     Thursday, December 21, 2017


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

CAMDEN COUNTY CAUCUS MEETINGS

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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
Latest E-news from the Public Information Office 
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