Receive a discount on E-Z Pass if you’re over 65!

Did you know that if you’re over 65 you can receive a 10% discount on your E-ZPass tolls in New Jersey?  You can receive a 10% discount on tolls for the Garden State Parkway and the New Jersey Turnpike for travel Monday through Friday.

You’ll need to register online (if you have an E-ZPass account) or complete this form.  They do have restrictions and rules to follow so be sure to check out the E-ZPass Discount Page.

Check out this important money saving opportunity!



LBI & Ocean County Health Departments offer replacement KI pills

The Long Beach Island Health Department will be offering potassium iodide (KI) pills to people who live or work within 10 miles of the Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station. These areas include: Barnegat Light, Barnegat Township, Beachwood, Beach Haven, Berkeley Township, Toms River, Harvey Cedars, Island Heights, Lacey Township, Long Beach Township, Pine Beach, Ocean Township, Ocean Gate, Seaside Park, Ship Bottom, South Toms River, Stafford Township and Surf City.

If you have received KI pills in the past, check the expiration date. You can receive a replacement for outdated pills. Bring the outdated KI pills for proper disposal.

  • KI pills will be dispensed only for the number of people presently living in the household. One family member may pick up the pills for the household.
  • Bring identification to show that you live or work within the above listed areas – for example, driver’s license, property tax record, utility bill or employee ID card.
  • Anyone allergic to shellfish should consult his or her physician.
  • Anyone allergic to iodine cannot receive the KI pill.

The Long Beach Island Health Department will be distributing the KI pills at its office at 9306 Long Beach Blvd., Peahala Park on the following dates from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.: Thursday, Sept. 25; Friday, Oct. 3; Tuesday, Oct. 7; and Wednesday, Oct. 15.

Ocean County Health Department will also be offering KI pill distribution on the following dates:

  • Friday, 10/3/14, Lacey Township Community Center, 6 East Lacey Rd., Forked River, 3 to 7:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, 10/8/14, Ocean County Fire and First Aid Training Center, 200 Volunteer Way, Waretown, 3 to 7:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, 10/30/14, the Barnegat branch of the Ocean County Library, 112 Burr St., 4 to 7:30 p.m.

For further information on the LBI program, call 609-492-1212 and ask for a public health nurse. For details on the county health department program, visit ochd.org or call 732-341-9700, extension 7503.

Originally published: The Sandpaper.net, 9/25/14

 


BLTA September Meeting 2014 is a rousing success

The BLTA September 13th, General Meeting was held at the BL First Aid Squad Bldg. and over 80 people showed up to participate.  Several highlights were;

A Revised Constitution and Bylaws were read and approved.  They are available in the Resources section of this web site.

The election of Officers and Trustee’s were approved.  They are: Steve Danatos, President.  John Tennyson, Vice President.  Bruce Allen, Treasurer.  Dick Malacrea, Secretary.  Trustee’s, Lee-Anne Oros and Melinda Decker.

An informative discussion on our Local Regional School District was presented by;

Marilyn Wasilewski, President of the LBI School Board of Education and our representative to the SRSD Board of Education.

Dr. Craig Henry, Superintendent of the Southern Regional School District.

Steven Terhune, Asst. Superintendent and CFO of the SRSD.

Additional information, when supplied by the SRSD, will be posted on this Web Site.

 



BLTA September General Meeting

We look forward to seeing you at the Barnegat Light Taxpayer’s Association September General Meeting.

September 13th, 2014 at 9:30 a.m. at the First Aid Squad Building on 10th Street.

We are pleased to have as our guest speakers;

Marilyn Wasilewski, President LBI School Board

Craig Henry, Superintendent SRSD

Steven Terhune, Business Administrator SRSD

They will be pleased to answer your questions regarding the Schools portion of your Tax bill.

Refreshments will be served.  We look forward to your company.

Thank you, the BLTA.


Thank You

Dottie Reynolds beams over two large trophy’s won by our award winning Lifeguards.

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