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Beach Haven Borough Council Advances Community and Recreational Improvements

Overview: The Beach Haven Borough Council meeting focused on improvements to parks and recreational facilities, with the Parks and Recreation Committee presenting a plans that includes fundraising, budget allocation, and a series of initiatives slated for 2024. The council also discussed the Community Development Block Grant application, proposed zoning amendments, and recognized achievements of municipal staff.

Overview: In a recent Beach Haven Borough Council meeting, officials approved an ordinance updating fees for lead-based paint inspections and subcode fees, passed resolutions for shared service agreements, and authorized a settlement with a Coastal Holdings entity. Notably, the council engaged in a debate regarding the allocation of recreation grants, particularly a $70,000 grant for a skate park. The urgency of utilizing grant money before the deadline was a focal point, with council members expressing differing views on whether to reallocate the funds to other projects. Furthermore, the council agreed to display cat banners following a community request and addressed concerns about park facilities during a public comment period.

Overview: In a meeting of the Beach Haven Borough Council on January 8th, 2024, discussions concerned the allocation of the Community Development Block Grant for ADA compliance, the potential impact of zoning amendments on the historic district, boat tie-up regulations, and the regulation of boat activity due to behavioral concerns. The council also addressed financial matters, approved resolutions, and heard public comments and reports from local emergency services.

Overview: In a move that has drawn both criticism and support, the Beach Haven Borough Council approved Resolution 220-2023, a Redevelopment Agreement with Green City Properties LLC for the Foster property, during a special meeting that was notable for its urgency and the debate it sparked among council members and the public. The agreement, which aims to ensure the property remains strictly commercial, was adopted despite concerns about transparency and the timing of the meeting.

Overview: At the recent Beach Haven Borough Council meeting, Patrolman Michael McCaffrey was honored as the 2023 recipient of the Beach Haven Police Department Officer of the Year award. His recognition for dedication and positive community interactions was notable item of discussion. In financial matters, extensive work by Treasurer Sherie Bowler was noted, leading to an adjustment of approximately $114,000 in sewer charges due to incorrect billing for secondary meters. The meeting also saw discussions on maintaining current meeting times despite concerns raised about public accessibility and transparency.

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