Council

Regular Meetings

 
Council Meeting Room
6:00 P.M
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Woodbridge Township
1 Main Street
Woodbridge, NJ 07095 
2020 Council Portrait

Councilwoman Lizbeth DeJesus takes the Oath-of-Office as President of the 2020 Council

Councilwoman Lizbeth DeJesus_Swearing-In_1-1-2020 - Copy

Councilman Brian Small, receives the Oath-of-Office as Council Vice-President for 2020

Council Vice President Brian Small_Swearing-In_1-1-2020 - Copy

2020 Meeting Dates  

 July 6:  Council Meeting & Board of Health Meeting 

July 21:  Council Meeting

August 4:  Council Meeting

August 18:  Council Meeting 

September 1:  Council Meeting 

September 22:  Council Meeting 


October 6:  Council Meeting & Board of Health Meeting 

October 20:  Council Meeting

November 3: General Election

November 10: Council Meeting 

November 24:  Council Meeting 

December 15: Council Meeting 

Meeting Notice 
Click For Council Meeting Revised 2020 Schedule 


Additional Meetings: 

FY21 Budget Adoption Hearing

Click For Council Meeting 2021 Schedule



Phonic Ear Aided Listening 

Anyone who attends a Council Meeting / Work Session who requires use of the Phonic Ear Assistive Listening Device is asked to notify the Municipal Clerk's Office no later than 3PM on the day of the meeting.

Various Authorities


The Municipal Council, as authorized by Chapter 4, Article 2:4-5 of the Revised Ordinances of the Township of Woodbridge shall constitute the authority to administer the issuance of licenses and to enforce state statutes and regulations and Local Ordinances relating to alcoholic beverage control. The Municipal Council shall have the authority to afford a hearing if and when there is a need for such action.

John M. Mitch, RMC / CMC / CMR
Municipal Clerk

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Agendas and Minutes.

Members

 

Council Description


The Municipal Council is the legislative body which represents the public. It receives input, develops and adopts policy, resolves public issues, formulates Township policy through motions, resolutions, and ordinances which reflect the needs of the public, and maintains a working knowledge of intergovernmental issues and how they will affect Woodbridge Township.

Clerk's Office


The Municipal Clerk's Office is considered to be the hub of the municipal operations; serving as liaison between the governing officials and the taxpayers and between the executive and legislative bodies. The Municipal Clerk and his staff serve as secretary to the governing body, secretary to the municipal corporation, election official and administration official. Additionally, the office handles requests for copies of information for the public required to be kept on file, and records birth and death certificates, processes marriage licenses, voter registration forms, etc. The office also receives all applications for bingo and raffle licenses and issues permits required by Ordinance for garage sales, parking, etc.

Continued Responsibilities


Formal action will be taken at a Council Meeting / Work Session. Executive Session may also take place in accordance with state statutes.

The Municipal Council, as authorized by Chapter 2 (Article 2-3.1 et seq) of the Revised Ordinance of the Township of Woodbridge, shall constitute the authority to administer the issuance of licenses and to enforce state statutes and regulations and Local Ordinances relating to alcoholic beverage control. The Municipal Council shall have the authority to afford a hearing if and when there is need for such action.