Notice of Election and Petition Filing

TOWNSHIP OF RIVERSIDE – NOTICE

            NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Fire Commissioners of Fire District No. 1, Township of Riverside, County of Burlington, State of New Jersey, shall ask the legal voters of said Fire District on Saturday, February 15, 2020, between the hours of 2:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m., or longer if necessary, to approve or disapprove the proposed 2020 Budget.  In addition, the legal voters will be asked to approve or disapproved funds for site and building improvements and upgrades at the existing fire station in an amount not to exceed two hundred thousand dollars ($200,000.00).

            Said voting shall take place at the District Headquarters, 14 West Scott Street, Riverside, New Jersey (Riverside Fire Company No. 1).  Fire District No. 1 is comprised of all Election Districts within the Township of Riverside.

            The legal voters of said Fire District shall also be asked to elect two (2) Commissioners, each for a three (3) year term, to serve on the Board of Fire Commissioners of Fire District No. 1.  The closing date for the filing of a Petition of Nomination with the Clerk of the Board relative to being a candidate for said three (3) year term shall be on Friday, January 17, 2020.  Nominating Petitions may be obtained at the District Headquarters, 14 West Scott Street, Riverside, New Jersey (Riverside Fire Company No. 1), Monday through Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., or by requesting a copy of same by contacting the District Clerk/Administrator at [email protected].

            By authorization of the Board of Fire Commissioners of Fire District No. 1, Township of Riverside, pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40A:14-71 and N.J.S.A. 40A:14-72.

DONALD E. NESBITT, CLERK/ADMINISTRATOR, Board of Fire Commissioners, Fire District No. 1, Township of Riverside