City of Linwood, NJ

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

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  New Jersey American Water Pipeline Project   (7/6/2015)
On or about July 6, 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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  Holiday Notice   (7/3/2015)
Linwood City Hall is closed on Friday, July 3, 2015. All trash and yard waste collections will be performed as scheduled on Friday, July 3 and Saturday, July 4.
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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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  Paving Project   (4/22/2015)
The City is working on plans for the paving of various streets east of Shore Road as a follow-up to the utility work that was completed in 2014. The paving of Woodlynne Boulevard, and all or portions of Berkshire Avenue, Cambridge Avenue, Devonshire Avenue, Essex Avenue, Frankford Avenue, Glenside Avenue, Monroe Avenue, Edgewood Avenue, Delmar Avenue, Country Club Drive and Poplar Avenue will be paved in 2015. The project will be partially funded from grants from the New Jersey Department of Transportation in the amount of $377,000.00.
  School House Drive Paving Project   (4/22/2015)
The City has awarded a contract to Arawak Paving Company of Hammonton for the repaving of various streets in the neighborhood off of Schoolhouse Drive. The streets to be repaved include Schoolhouse Drive, Belhaven Avenue, Grant Avenue, Morris Avenue, Princeton Lane, Dartmouth Lane, Yale Lane and Harvard Lane. The project is partially funded by a grant from the New Jersey Department of Transportation. Anyone with questions about the project can contact the City at 927-4108 or Arawak Paving Company at 561-4100.
  ADA Improvement Project   (4/22/2015)
The City has awarded a contract to Diamond Construction for the installation / replacement of handicap accessible ramps for various intersections on Woodlynne Boulevard, Franklin Boulevard and Wabash Avenue. The project is funded through a Community Development Block Grant which is administered through the Atlantic County Improvement Authority. The grant was awarded to the City for improvements to address requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Numerous new handicap accessible ramps will be installed where sidewalk exists and a few existing ramps will be replaced to ensure conformance with applicable ADA standards. The project will begin on May 5, 2015 and should continue for approximately two weeks. For any questions related to the project, please contact the City at 927-4108 or Diamond Construction at 732-262-7449.
ADA Plans (PDF format)
  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.

Featured Events

National Night Out (8/4/2015 ) at 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Location: All Wars Memorial Park
Contact: Captain John Hamilton at 926-7978
Linwood Police Department Press Release

July 4 Bike Parade (7/4/2015 ) at 10:00 AM
Parade begins and ends at the Historical Society. Decorate your bike and come join the parade!
Location: Linwood Historical Society, 16 Poplar Ave
Contact: at

  Public Notice

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
Mayor DePamphilis


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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