City of Linwood, NJ

400 Poplar Avenue Linwood, N.J. 08221 | 609-927-4108

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Holiday Notice   (11/18/2015)
Linwood City Offices will be closed November 26th and 27th. Linwood - Trash and Recycling Collections regularly scheduled for Thursday, November 26, will be collected on Friday, November 27 Collections regularly scheduled for Friday, November 27 will still be picked up on Friday, November 27.

East Side Paving Project   (11/11/2015)
Work will begin on Wednesday, 11/11/15 to Friday, 11/13/15 along Woodlynne Boulevard. The attached notice was delivered to affected property owners.
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Basketball Registration   (10/28/2015)
Registration for the Recreational Basketball program begins today and will run through November 15. Online registration is suggested and preferred. The season will begin in early January. Please visit to register and pay online. Registration fees are: $50 for grades 5-8. There will be a $10 discount for each additional sibling registering. There will be two in-person registrations, on October 28th and November 11th, from 5-6 PM, at NCS in the hallway outside of the gymnasium entrance. If you are interested in COACHING a team, please email and indicate which team(s) you are interested in coaching. If you are interested in SPONSORING a team, you can click on this link,, for the sponsor form and then mail the completed form, along with the $150 check made payable to FAN, to: FAN, PO Box 723, Northfield, NJ 08225.

On Monday, November 9, 2015, the Linwood Public Works Department will begin our Annual Fall Leaf Collection Program. The program will start at the Northern End of the City and work South. The last day we will collect leaves curbside will be Friday, January 8, 2016. Please note: Avoid raking any trash, tree branches, or rocks into the leaf piles. This will cause the vacuum truck to clog and shut down. If you have any questions about the program please call Linwood Public Works at 926-7994 or email the department at

SJ Gas Phase 2 Main project   (7/8/2015)
Beginning July 2015 and continuing through November 2015, South Jersey Gas will be conducting phase 2 of it's main project in the City of Linwood. See attachments for more details.
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New Jersey American Water Pipeline Project   (7/6/2015)
On or about July 9, 2015, the Water Company will be replacing pipelines on Central Avenue, between US Route 9 to Shore Road, and on Grammercy Avenue, between Central Avenue to Crossing Drive. See the attachment for more information.
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Bike Path Extension   (5/26/2015)
Work will soon begin for the Linwood Bike Path Extension project. The work will consist of the construction of approximately 1,500 square yards of the new bike path and 1,382 linear feet of concrete curbing. The work is located on New Road, US Route 9, and Monroe Avenue. See attached drawings for details.
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Traffic Advisory - Cedar Bridge Construction and D   (1/20/2015)
On or about Wednesday, January 21, a full detour of Zion Road will be in effect until further notice between Bargaintown Road in Egg Harbor Township and Burroughs Avenue in Linwood/Northfield for the county’s replacement of the 95-year old Cedar Bridge over Patcong Creek. The initial phase of the project will involve utility relocation work, followed by bridge foundation construction. The detour will be in place throughout construction. The project is expected to be completed in the fall of 2015. Motorists should follow the posted detour, utilizing Mill Road and Bargaintown/Fire Road, or seek an alternate route. They are also advised to plan travel time accordingly.

Linwood Municipal Court Office   (6/8/2012)
All Linwood Municipal Court operations are conducted at the Northfield Municipal Court Office, 1600 Shore Road, Northfield, NJ. (609) 641-2832.

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Free Shredding Event ! (11/7/2015)

Electrical Safety Tips (5/20/2015)

Kidde Recalls 4.8 Million Fire Extinguishers That Could Fail (2/13/2015)

ACE winter storm press release (1/26/2015)

Linwood Achieves Sustainable Jersey Certification (10/15/2014)

Flood Insurance Discounts Approved for Linwood (10/1/2014)

Atlantic City Electric Warns Customers of Fake Invoices (1/29/2014)

Mayor Richard L. DePamphilis, III
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The City of Linwood is a suburban community located in Atlantic County, New Jersey. The city comprises an area of four square miles lying approximately nine miles to the west of Atlantic City and bounded by the municipalities of Northfield, Egg Harbor Township, and Somers Point.

The City is accessible by land via the Garden State Parkway, a major north-south artery which is adjacent to the City and provides access to New York City, and via the Atlantic City Expressway, which is five miles distant and leads directly to Philadelphia. The Parkway going south connects with the Cape May-Lewes ferry service, which provides a convenient, modern method of crossing the Delaware Bay to points south. Atlantic City International Airport (approximately twenty miles distant) provides both commuter and regular air travel to major eastern cities and beyond.

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