March 18, 2022
Weekend Update

Dear Resident,

I want to thank our residents who have heeded our call to lock your vehicles, keep valuables out of sight, and remove the key fobs. As a part of our safety campaign, reminders are being sent via text using our Police SWIFT 911 portal. Please visit register your cell and opt-in for texts to receive these and other important safety messages.   

Chief Pezzullo and I remind residents to that if you ‘See Something. Say Something. We will Do Something.’  Please review the “Keeping Marlboro Safe” letter (linked HERE) and share this message with your neighbors.  Together as a community we can help fight crime.    


Commuter Parking - Registration for Commuter Parking is open and spots are going fast.  Beginning April 1 open spots in the Texas Road lot will be made available to non-residents.  If you are heading back to the office or plan to do so soon, get your application in now! For more information and to register visit Commuter Parking Portal    Direct questions to either or call 732-536-0200 ext. 1233.  

Pothole Portal – The portal is on the home page of the website ‘Quick Links & Actions’ and HERE. Only one Marlboro SDL account is needed for all on-line services.  This efficient method of reporting allows our residents who drive our streets every day to direct resources where they are needed.  

Brush Collection Underway by Zone – Brush collection as per the revised schedule continues by zone.  From time to time, DPW may ‘get ahead’ and begin to collect brush in a zone ahead of the posted schedule but please be assured that they will return during the scheduled week. Please review the regulations and the revised schedule HERE.    

Bagged Leaf Collection – Begins March 28 by Zone. See the Recycling Calendar for details.   To reserve your free leaf bags, please complete the on-line registration form HERE.  

Recycling Center – The recycling center is open year round Mondays and Wednesday from 8am to 1:30pm and Saturdays 8am to 4pm. Schedule adjustments due to holidays are noted on the calendar.  Lawn debris, recycling, and electronics may be brought to the Recycling Center; no permit or fee.  Bulk items require a free permit available on line HERE.


Spring Recreation Programs – Registration for spring programs for all ages is underway Youth soccer registration (closes March 21), Lacrosse and tennis clinics, art, construction, and Jr. Chef and more.  The Marlboro Swim Club opens Memorial Day weekend and membership is available.  Programs for Adults age 60+ for all interests are available with more added daily.  

Scrambled Egg Eggstravaganza – Saturday, April 9 from noon- 2 for a scrambled egg hunt.  Inflatables, petting zoo and special guests.  Free. No registration needed. 

Please see the Recreation FLYER HERE and posted on ‘Upcoming Events’ on the Township Website for details.    

Blood Drive – The Marlboro Police, Recreation and the Alliance for the Prevention of Drug Abuse announce a blood drive May 1 from 10am - 4pm.  FLYER


Marlboro Township Water Utility (MTWUD) Customers - Please be advised that, due to the increase in Middlesex Water Company’s (MWC) rates approved by the BPU, new water rates are effective for Marlboro Water Utility customers as of January 1, 2022.  Bills generated on or after April 1 will reflect the new rates. Please see the letter from MTWUD regarding the MWC rate increase HERE. 

COVID-19 Ratepayer Relief Measures –Measures are in place to provide relief to ratepayers experiencing economic hardship during the COVID-19 pandemic.  The NJ Department of Community Affairs has developed a low income household water assistance program.  Please review the letter from the Marlboro Water Utility HERE.

Enjoy the weekend,
Mayor Jon Hornik