Swim Club & Summer Camp
- Hazlet Recreation Job Fair
Learn about summer employment at Hazlet Swim Club and Recreation Summer Camp on Saturday, April 16, 2022 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the James J. Cullen Center, 1776 Union Ave., Hazlet. Find more information and applications on the Seasonal Employment page.
- Concession Stand For Lease
Hazlet Township is seeking proposals for the lease of the Swim Club concession stand, which has an option to renew for 2 additional seasons. Proposals are due by April 14. Read the bid posting.
- Join the Pool Club
Memberships are on sale for the Hazlet Swim & Tennis Club. Find rates and links to Information on the Swim Club page. Memberships are open to residents and non-residents.
- Summer Camp
Exciting plans are in progress for a fun experience. Stay tuned!
Don't forget to renew your pet's license.
Licenses must be renewed no later than March 31, 2022 or a late fee of $5 fine per license will apply on April 1. (This fee does not apply to new pet owners in 2022.)
The fee for renewal is $12 if your pet has been spayed / neutered or $15 if it has not. Proof of spay / neuter is required one time only for our records. Rabies inoculation valid through October 31, 2022 is required. More information.
Helpful Programs at the Local Y
Do you know about the programs offered by the YMCA of Greater Monmouth County via the Bayshore Family Success Center? The building is located at the Henry Hudson Trail Activity Center at 945 Highway 36. For more information, visit the website or call 732-497-3811.
- Grandparents Group - Learn and share valuable information. Monthly, every 2nd Tuesday at 1 p.m. via Zoom.
- Application Assistance - Get help for CAP, LIHEAP, PAGE, SNAP, TANF, Medicaid, Affordable Healthcare & other grants. Every 1st Wednesday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Financial Assistance Open House 4-6 p.m. March 30 at the center.
- Pop-Up Baby Pantry - Every third Wednesday, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at Church of St. Ann, 311 Carr Avenue, Keansburg. Community donations of diapers, wipes, rash cream/ointment, and formula.
Hazlet Info Session
Hazlet Township is hosting a special event 11 am on April 13 to connect people with The Monmouth County Division on Aging, Disabilities and Veterans Services. At the James J. Cullen Center. Register.
The State of New Jersey winter moratorium against utility shut-offs expired on March 15. The Monmouth County Board of County Commissioners would like to remind tenants and landlords that the Monmouth County Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) is available to provide utility assistance through New Jersey SHARES. Applicant assistance is available at in-person events or by phone. More information.
Heat, Power, Water, and Sewer Assistance
On March 2, the Low-Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP) opened for applications. The program provides financial assistance to low-income households to reduce the balances they have on their residential water and wastewater bills. Assistance is also available to customers to pay off balances on their residential gas and electric bills through the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) and the Universal Service Fund (USF) program.
COVID-19 Info & Resources
Due to the decline in demand, the COVID-19 testing site at Brookdale Community College is scheduled to close on Friday, March 18.
Monmouth County reported 249 additional positive cases of COVID-19 between March 8-15. The latest report has links to vaccination and testing sites.
Michael Sachs Steps Up to Become Hazlet Mayor
Aagre Becomes Deputy Mayor
At the Hazlet Township Committee meeting March 1, Michael Sachs was named mayor of Hazlet Township and Scott Aagre was named the deputy mayor.
The oaths of office were administered by the township attorney following the resignation of Mayor Tara Clark on February 22 due to unexpected family health issues.
Clark's letter resigning from her seat on the all-Republican governing body was formally accepted by fellow members at the meeting.
The Republican County Committee of Hazlet now has 15 days to submit three candidates to the Township Committee for consideration to fill Clark's unexpired term, ending in 2024. The four Township Committee will then have 30 days to choose Clark's replacement.
The candidate will then have to run in the November election to retain the seat.
COVID-19 Info & Resources
Monmouth County reported 428 additional positive cases of COVID-19 between Feb. 24 and March 1. The latest report appears on our homepage with information about vaccines and testing sites.