Town E-News

Jackson Mayor Reina joins with Council President Kuhn and Councilman Burnstein to endorse School Board Decision to Outsource Private School Buses

The Jackson Township School Board voted on a resolution to enter into an agreement with the Lakewood Students Transportation Authority under a new agreement. Currently, the Jackson School District, as required by state law gives private school families the state mandated minimum amount. Read on...

The Jackson Township Council have introduced an ordinance that will allow the Jackson Township Police Department to strictly enforce illegal parking issues township wide.

According to Jackson Council President Jennifer Kuhn, illegal parking is an issue in some areas where people have been parking cars longterm on public streets and public medians. Read on...

Jackson Township introduces traffic safety ordinance

The Jackson Township Council voted to approve a traffic safety ordinance on a first reading on Tuesday. The ordinance (10-24) will further enhance pedestrian and vehicle safety at intersections. Under this ordinance, all stopping and standing within 50 feet of an intersection will be restricted. School buses will be allowed to stop and pick up and drop off students at these corners. The ordinance was a cooperative effort between the Jackson Township Police Department's Traffic Safety Bureau and the Township of Jackson. This ordinance was shown to the Jackson Board of Education for their comment and approval. Read on...

Director of Law and Public Safety Position Under Consideration

The Jackson Township Council, on Tuesday 2-13-24, will consider for introduction an ordinance adding a Director of Law and Public Safety position. This position will act as a liaison between the Jackson Police Department, and the Township Administration. Read on...

Mayor Michael Reina and the Jackson Township Council are pleased to announce Rova Farms Public Cleanup Day

Jackson tree service companies in conjunction with community volunteers and members of D.P.W. braved the cold weather and teamed up to remove decades of unkept underbrush, dead trees, and dangerous tree limbs from the Rova Farms property ahead of the upcoming new park construction. Read on...

Jackson Veterans Commission Announces Big Plans to Thank Our Town's Heroes in 2024

The Jackson Township Veterans Commission, a committee of residents that includes some of our town's veteran heroes and veterans family members have plans for the town's Veterans. The commission met last week and outlined some of their ideas for 2024. Read on...

South New Prospect Road to Get Much Needed Help from County 

Mayor Michael Reina and the Jackson Township Council have announced that a major road project to enhance the traffic flow and safety of South New Prospect Road will move forward in 2024. Currently a busy two-lane road, the county has agreed to move forward with a plan to expand it into a three lane road. Read on...

Jackson Township Considering Expansion of  Police Department Lot

Jackson Township Mayor Michael Reina and the Jackson Township Council are studying the feasibility of expanding the parking lot for the police department at the Jackson Justice Complex. Read on...

Resident Concerns Prompt Quick Response to New Parking Ordinance

With traffic safety and congestion in mind, the council recently introduced an ordinance that would restrict parking on side streets within 100 feet of county highways. That ordinance called for a 50’ ban and a 100’ restriction to residents only. Residents, under the ordinance, could apply for a free parking permit limited to one per household. Read on...

Jackson to Review Ordinance to Change One Way Street After Resident Concerns Regarding Parking and Traffic

The Jackson Township Council is reviewing an ordinance that was enacted in 1979 regarding parking on Andover Road. During a recent township council meeting, residents expressed their concern over discrepancies in the street’s current status. Read on...


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Jackson Officials to Meet with County Engineering Department to Address Residents' Concerns Over County Roads

Jackson Township to form Multicultural Committee 

Jackson Township MUA Alternate Commissioner

Mayor Reina and Council Announce Successful Meeting of the Veterans Commission

Ban On-Street Parking Near Busy County Road Intersections

ROVA Farms (PDF)

Jackson Township Open Space Committee Focused on Preserving More Land in 2024 (PDF)

Economic Advisory Committee (PDF)

Exciting Upgrades for Rova Farms: A Transformation for this Community Space (PDF)

Jackson Township is Working with Constituent Leaders to Increase Police Presence to Ensure Safety (PDF)

Arbor Day Foundation Names Jackson a 2022 Tree City USA® (PDF)

Jackson Township Receives $209,000 Grant To Support Upgrades to Anderson Road (PDF)

New Lighting System Being Installed at Bartley Road Softball Field (PDF)

Jackson Township Negotiates Successfully to Acquire 32-Acre Leesville Road Farm for Open Space (PDF)

Four New Turf Fields Installed at Justice Athletic Complex; First Pictures and Drone Video Released Publicly (PDF)

Statement of Mayor Michael Reina on Unprecedented Increase in Premiums in State Health Benefits Program (PDF)

Jackson Township Encourages Seniors and Disabled Residents To Apply to State Program Offering Property Tax Reimbursements (PDF)

Jackson Township 20 Additional Roads to Be Repaved Repaired FINAL Oct 4 2022 (PDF)

Accessibility for All: Steady Progress on Improving Handicapped Accessibility for Elderly, Disabled Residents (PDF)

New, Emergency Response Communications System Demonstrating Vast Improvements for Jackson Public Safety (PDF)

Steady Progress on Major Improvements and Upgrades at Jackson Township’s Athletic Complexes (PDF)

Notice of Consent Order Between The United States and Jackson Township, New Jersey and Jackson Township Planning Board (PDF)

Major Upgrades and Improvement Projects Now Underway at Jackson Township Athletic Complexes (PDF)

Police Department Promotions / New Hires - July 12, 2022 (PDF)

Seat Belt Enforcement and Education Campaign to be Conducted Locally as Part of Nationwide Click It or Ticket Mobilization May 23 – June 5, 2022 (PDF)

Jackson Township Welcomes Eight New Police Officers (PDF)

Jackson Township Announces Major Upgrades For Justice and Holman Athletic Complexes (PDF)

Jackson Council Wants to Curb Governor's Emergency Powers (PDF)

Jackson Township Condemns Attacks (PDF)

Jackson Township Introduces 2022 Municipal Budget (PDF)

Jackson Township to Hold Extended Hours for Voter Registration for upcoming Primary Election (PDF)

Jackson Township Road Paving Projects Planned FINAL for May 6 2022 release (PDF)

Jackson Settlement with DOJ for June 14 2022 FINAL (PDF)

Jackson Township Alerts Residents to Opening of Waiting List for State Rental Assistance Program (PDF)