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Notices from Hopewell Borough

As of Monday March 16, 2020 Borough Hall is closed to the public, but operating under revised procedures. To contact Borough staff, please call 609.466.2636 while the municipal building at 88 East Broad Street is closed.

Click here for additional important notices and alerts from Hopewell Borough or scroll to the bottom of this page for a chronological listing.

Borough Statement on Racial Justice
The Mayor and Borough Council of Hopewell Borough have issued a statement on racial justice. Please read the full statement here.
Resources from Hopewell Borough on the Corona Virus

Our area health department’s website is being regularly updated with resources and information on the Corona Virus, and and health related announcements.

Recommendation for mask use from Health Department.

A hyperlocal COVID-19 call line has also been established, for Hopewell Borough (along with Montgomery Township, and the Boroughs Pennington and Rocky Hill), staffed M-F, 8:30-4:30. The phone number is 908-533-9319.

Mobile Food pantry
Need assistance from the Hopewell Valley mobile food pantry, or looking to donate or volunteer for families in need? Help is available.

More resources:
Further information is available from the State of New Jersey’s COVID-19 Portal Site and the health department’s resources for businesses page. The Economic Development Committee has created a directory of open area businesses and “Virtual Cruise Night” activities.

Did you know that Hopewell Borough can accept payments for your property taxes, water/sewer bill and traffic tickets online?

PROPERTY TAXES:
 

pay property taxes online

WATER/SEWER BILL:
 

pay online

TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS:
 

pay court violations online
NJ DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE INSTRUCTIONS FOR RESIDENTS ABOUT SPOTTED LANTERNFLY https://www.nj.gov/agriculture/news/press/2020/approved/press200811.html?fbclid=IwAR29St7C0yd1yFagTOPRrG2NLdynPg3Jmlu35jgmHXjlTyyUHIoxPXQ8Res

Stay safe at Hopewell Borough’s Playgrounds and Parks

 

Hopewell Borough Parks remain open for walking, hiking, jogging and other passive uses.

Playgrounds have reopened subject to updated safety precautions.

Cloth face coverings are REQUIRED (except for children under 2 and those with medical conditions that prohibit it), maintain at least 6 feet of distance from other groups at all times, wash your hands frequently and stay away from the parks if you are sick or have come into contact with someone who has recently tested positive for COVID-19.

Please help us keep our parks open by observing all posted signs and safety protocols.

Video Updates from Hopewell Borough

(view on YouTube by clicking here).

In memoriam – Betty Wold Johnson
Hopewell Borough is saddened to learn of the passing of Mrs. Betty Wold Johnson. Please read the full statement here.

News Alerts from Hopewell Borough

Updates and alerts from Hopewell Borough will be posted in this section and will revised regularly. Please check back often.

Update 8/5/20 The 8/6/2020 Borough Council meeting will be held electronically. Click below for information on how to view the meeting and have public participation

Update 7/29/20 The 8/5/2020 Planning Board meeting will be held electronically. Click below for information on how to view the meeting and have public participation and visit the Planning Board page for additional details.

Update 7/15/20 Attention residents and visitors – due to required maintenance at the CSX crossing on Louellen St. (CR518) will be detoured beginning Monday, July 20th.  The work is anticipated to last approximately one week, weather conditions permitting.  Detour signs will be posted in accordance with the attached plan provided

Update 7/10/20 Executive Order 163 Mandating Mask Wearing Outside

Update 7/6/20 Borough Res. No. 2020-69 in Support of Black Lives Matter Movement

Update 6/29/20 Governor Murphy issued a notice postponing indoor dining until further notice.

Update 6/29/20 The 7/2/2020 Borough Council meeting will be held electronically.  You can find the agenda here (or through the Agendas/Minutes menu at the top of the site). Click below for information on how to view the meeting and have public participation

Update 6/26/20 Planning Board meeting scheduled for Wed, 7/1/20 at 7:00 PM is hereby cancelled. The next regular meeting is scheduled for Wed, August 5, 2020 at 7:00 PM

Update 6/23/20 Primary Election Guidelines

Update 6/22/20 Indoor Dining Executive Order

Update 6/18/20 COVID Test Site in W Windsor 6/20 & 6/23

Update 6/10/20 Please see attached for info on Borough Events

Update 6/9/20 Please see attached flyer to help those that may be in need of groceries

Update 6/1/20 The 6/3/2020 Planning Board meeting will be held electronically.  Click below for information on how to view the meeting and have public participation

Update 5/29/20 The 6/4/2020 Borough Council meeting will be held electronically.  Click below for information on how to view the meeting and have public participation

Update 5/15/20 Hopewell Fire Department Sweatshirt/Tshirt Fundraiser has been announced!

Update 5/15/20 Hopewell Recreation and Other Events COVID Update

Update 5/13/20 Governor Murphy Executive Order Permitting Non-Essential Construction and Retail Business curbside pickup

Update 5/9/20 Hopewell Borough is saddened to learn of the passing of Mrs. Betty Wold Johnson this week. Please read the full statement here.

Update 5/5/20 The 5/7/2020 Borough Council meeting will be held electronically.  Click below for information on how to view the meeting and have public participation

Older achieved news alerts can be found here.