The Voorhees Township Environmental Commission is meeting Tuesday, March 11 at 7 p.m. The meeting will take place at the Voorhees Municipal Building in the Voorhees Town Center. All residents with questions regarding environmental issues or Kirkwood Lake are encouraged to attend.
Residents of Voorhees have something to celebrate. The new owners of the Coliseum have decided to preserve it and modernize the facility, instead of demolishing it. Omar Wellington, an owner and spokesperson for the new facility, has indicated that he plans to seek Planning Board approval for the finishing stages of the redevelopment project on March 12, renaming it the “Nexxt Level Coliseum” along the way. The Coliseum, located at 333 Preston Road, is currently being partially used as Nexxt Level Sport Facility. The building itself has a storied past…
Perkins Center for the Arts has been awarded a grant of $25,000 by Holman Automotive Group, Inc. to support operations, arts education programs and facility improvements at Perkins Center for the Arts.
MooreKids is once again offering two $500 scholarships to graduating Moorestown High School students who demonstrate financial need and a strong commitment to community service. Applications are available at the website, www.moorekids.org. All applications are due by March 23.
At the 3 p.m. dismissal of all Haddonfield elementary schools, children can be seen running about town in excitement and anticipation for whatever the remainder of their day may bring. …
The weather this year has been especially hard on the roadways. The Borough of Haddonfield is beginning to accumulate a list of serious potholes in the area, so that commissioners may go out to bid for filling these potholes as soon as weather permits. Please report potholes on the website by filling out a form, at www.haddonfieldnj.org/borough_dept_pw.php#pothole. County roads are not available to be listed with the borough.
If residents observe any potholes on the following County roads, please call 856-566-2980 to file a report:
Mt. Laurel residents received some good news at last week’s council meeting. Property taxes will likely see a decrease in 2014.
The Lenape Regional High School District will host their annual Student Summer Job Fair on Thursday, March 27 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Lenape High School.
YMCA Camp Ockanickon will host its Roll Up Your Sleeves weekend April 4 through April 6 . Come and join us at camp for a weekend of work and play.
Cherry Hill Township last week was presented with an honor no other municipality in the area has received.