HOUSING REHAB MONEY AVAILABLE IN MIDDLE TOWNSHIP

Middle Township  received a $200,000  grant  to help income qualified homeowners improve their homes. This is a very popular program that provides interest free  deferred loan assistance up to $25,000 to help with home repairs including windows, roofs, floors, heating systems, insulation, woodwork, plumbing and related work needed to remedy serious code deficiencies. Rehabilitation assistance…

SJEDD AUDIT UNCOVERS SERIOUS FINANCIAL MESS

Auditors have released the findings of their audit of the South Jersey Economic Development District and the results are not pretty. The organization is over $1 million in debt and auditors from the Ford-Scott & Associates firm found many problems, including improper billing procedures that may have triggered double reimbursements. Interim SJEDD Executive Director Steve O’Connor…

MIDDLE TOWNSHIP WORKS TO PRESERVE OPEN SPACE

According to a report in this week’s Middle Township Gazette, almost 40 percent of Middle Township is dedicated to open space and recreation. Officials on the township Planning Board, Environmental Commission and Recreation Advisory Committee are working on a plan to preserve that open space and expand opportunities for recreation. The public is invited to an open space and…