Updates and Information Regarding COVID-19

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Town Hall Closure


Cherry Hill Township Municipal Offices to Remain Closed to the Public Until Further Notice, As Officials Ramp-up Efforts to Slow the Spread of COVID-19. 

To ensure the health and well-being of our employees and residents, the Township Municipal Building will remain closed to the public until further notice. Essential services, such as public safety, are fully operational.  

Thank you for your cooperation and please follow the most recent guidelines issued by Governor Murphy, which can be found here. We ask for your cooperation, as we do our best to continue non-essential operations in a more limited capacity. More information on how to conduct business with Town Hall can be found below. This situation continues to evolve, so please monitor our website and social media sites for additional information.  As we work to lessen the impact of this global pandemic, the health and safety of all of our neighbors and families is paramount.

FAQs:

  • Beginning on Monday, June 1, 2020 the Recycling Center at the Cherry Hill Department of Public Works Complex (#1 Perina Boulevard) will reopen. Operating hours will be from Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Residents will be able to Drop off E-waste (electronics), Used Motor Oil, Cardboard, Tires (no rims), Car batteries, & Fluorescent Bulbs, Pick up Mulch and Pick up Leaf Bags (Leaf bags will be available at the gate located near the e-waste storage shed. There is a strict limit of two bundles of bags per visitor.) 
    The following items will NOT be accepted: NO TRASH OR BULK - NO PAINTS- NO ANTIFREEZE - NO PROPANE TANKS -NO HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS CHEMICALS
    In order to facilitate proper social distancing:
    • Residents must wear a mask at all times.
    • Bring ID to show you are a Cherry Hill resident; show ID to the on-site employee through the car window without getting out of the vehicle.
    • Only five residents will be permitted into the facility at one time. 
    Please note: The Recycling Center is located outdoors and will be stationed with an employee at the gate. There will be no access into the building. For more information, please contact the Department of Public Works at 856-424-4422.
  • Trash and recycling will continue to be collected, but minor delays are expected. Yard Waste Collection in certain areas may also be delayed. We ask for your patience and cooperation during this time. Please keep your cans out at the curb until it has been collected. Pick-ups will take place on your normally scheduled collection day. If your collection is missed, please contact the Department of Pubic Works the following day.
  • In accordance with Gov. Murphy’s Executive Order No. 157, Cherry Hill Township has reopened playgrounds throughout town. Residents are reminded to stay six feet apart whenever practicable, excluding immediate family members, caretakers, household members, or romantic partners, and continue wearing proper face coverings where social distancing is not practicable. The Township requests the cooperation of all residents and visitors in complying with these mandates so as to limit the spread of COVID-19 and allow these facilities to remain open.

Departmental Closure Information:

Clerk/Vital Statistics: The vital statistics office will be operating on a very limited basis.  If you are in need of immediate assistance, please send an email or call (856) 488-7892 and someone will get back to you.

Community Development: If you are looking to submit a zoning permit you can now do so online or by mail.  Please visit our Zoning page for more information. For additional information, please click here

Construction:
For assistance from the Construction Office, please call 856-488-7855. 

Mayor’s Office: 
If you need immediate assistance from the Mayor’s Office, please call 856-488-7878 or email pchacker@chtownship.com.

Police: For non-emergency police matters, please call 856-665-1200.  If you have a life-threatening emergency, please call 911.

Public Works: To ensure the health and well-being of our employees and residents, the Department of Public Works Administrative Offices will remain closed to the public until further notice.  Public Works will be continuing to provide services to the best of their ability.  If you have an emergency matter that requires immediate attention, please call (856) 424-4422 or email publicworks@chtownship.com.

Recreation: At this time, all Cherry Hill Township recreational programs and events have been canceled or postponed indefinitely. If you need immediate assistance from the Recreation Department, please email recreation@chtownship.com or call 856-488-7868.  

Residential Resale Inspections:  Inspections are still being conducted, please click on the following link to access the form. Click here.

Senior Services: Although, Township offices are closed, our Senior Services Coordinator is still responding to voicemail and email during the state-mandated quarantine. Please note that during this time, senior bus services are currently suspended. If you have any questions regarding Cherry Hill Senior Services, please call (856) 661-4800 or email

Tax Assessor: If you are in need of immediate assistance from the Tax Assessor’s office, please email mraio@chtownship.com or call 856-488-7899. Assessment information, including the 2020 assessment post card, can be found at www.njacb.org. Additional information can also be found on the Camden County Board of Taxation website www.camdencounty.com/service/board-of-taxation/.

Tax Collector - Tax/Sewer Payments: There three ways to make payment:
  1. Online, through our secure site
  2. By mailing your check to the following address: Cherry Hill Twp Tax Collector, 820 Mercer Street, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002. 
  3. By dropping your check in the mail slot at Town Hall – the mail slot is located on the double doors at the entrance to the Municipal Building
If you have any questions, please email credmond@chtownship.com or call 856-488-7880. 

Traffic Tickets: Traffic tickets can be paid by visiting njcourts.gov. If you have any questions or concerns on how to access information electronically, you can always call Cherry Hill Township at 856-665-6500.

General Concerns – missed trash/recycling, a fallen tree, report a pothole, and more: Please report your concern here.

Get notified: Stay up-to-date with the latest information by subscribing to our newsletters and following us on social media. Click here.

Now is a better time than ever to remind residents and businesses of our online presence. 


Just about anything you need to do at Town Hall can be done through our website.

We encourage you to check out the links below, or go to our website, to find out all the different ways that you conduct your Township business electronically with us.

  • Report a concern: this includes reporting a fallen tree, a pothole, trash or recycling issue and more. Click here.
  • Recreation Registration: Register for upcoming classes and programs. Click here.
  • Pay Taxes/Sewer bills: You can mail in a check or pay online. Click here.
  • Pay traffic tickets: Click here.
  • Residential Resale Inspections:  Click here.
  • Right of Way Permits: Click here.
  • Forms: Residents can access and download a variety of forms online and then fax those forms to the appropriate Township departments.
  • Get notified: Stay up-to-date with the latest information by subscribing to our newsletters and following us on social media. Click here.
  • Check Construction Permit Status. Click here.
  • Request a Permit Inspection. Click here.
  • Property Information Via Map Search. Click here.
If you have any questions or concerns on how to access information electronically, you can always call Cherry Hill Township at 856-665-6500

Information for Local Businesses

The best way to prevent the spread and contraction of Coronavirus is practicing good personal hygiene: 

  • Wash your hands thoroughly, and often, with soap and water for 20 seconds;
  • Stay home when you’re sick;
  • Avoid contact with others who are sick;
  • Cover your coughs and sneezes with a tissue; and
  • Clean frequently touched surfaces and objects.

Resources / Links:

 

COVID-19 Test Site Finder: Get Information on Coronavirus Testing Near You

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
How COVID-19 Spreads (CDC)
Prevention & Treatment (CDC)

Frequently Asked Questions and Answers
New Jersey COVID-19 Information Hub
New Jersey COVID-19 Jobs and Hiring Portal
How To Check The Status Of Your Stimulus Payment
How to contact the New Jersey Department of Labor regarding Unemployment Insurance: 
Follow the instructions below:


New Jersey Department of Health(NJDOH)
COVID-19: Information for Communities and the General Public (NJDOH)
COVID-19: Information for Schools and Businesses (NJDOH)
COVID-19: Information for Healthcare and Public Health Professionals (NJDOH)
COVID-19: Resources for Individuals Who Are Undocumented or Uninsured
COVID-19: Support to Individuals Experiencing Anxiety and Worry Related to the Coronavirus Pandemic
COVID-19: Foreclosure, Pre-Foreclosure and Rental Counseling
COVID-19: New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission offering additional online services. Visit their website and click Online Services
COVID-19: Emergency Rental Assistance Program

Mental Health Awareness: Click here to visit New Jersey's website
Mental Health and COVID-19
Report discrimination to the New Jersey Division on Civil Rights
Side by Side: A Domestic Violence Response Team

Camden County Women’s Center: Hotline 856-227-1234

Jewish Federation of Southern New Jersey: Community Resources
Meals Available for Camden County Seniors in Need
Free and Reduced Price breakfast & lunch for qualifying Cherry Hill students
Cherry Hill Food Pantry