It Should Be A "Spooktacular" Season





The Celebration Committee has ghostly activities planned, including the Halloween Parade and House Decorating Contest.  For complete details, click for the Parade here and the House Decorating Contest here.




The DOT will restrict traffic on the Bell Road bridge with concrete barriers and a temporary traffic light.  Only one lane of traffic will be permitted to cross the bridge at a time.  This traffic restriction will continue until construction on the bridge is complete.  Make sure to stop your vehicle close to the Traffic Light stop area to engage the signal.  Use caution, be patient and DRIVE SLOWLY.




The Mount Ephraim Green Team is working on the Sustainable Mount Ephraim program and is working towards Bronze certification through the Sustainable Jersey program.  We have a variety of goals we need to achieve in order to become certified as a Sustainable community.  Our overall goal is to reduce our carbon footprint and protect our planet for future generations.  We are always looking for new members and if you are interested in being part of the team, email Terry Shannon at boroclerk@mountephraim-nj.com.  We meet once per month.


Tips for reducing Ozone--did you know that in addition to the Ozone high in the atmosphere, there is also ground-level Ozone that occurs in the summertime?  It is also referred to as smog and occurs on hot summer days when sunlight and heat cause certain pollutants to react in the air.  There are things you can do to help reduce ground-level Ozone.  For the complete list, click here: Ozone tips




Per New Jersey State Law, electronics cannot be thrown out with regular trash.  If you recently got any new electronic devices and need to dispose of older ones, please put them out on Thursday, separate from regular trash and recycling, and public works will pick them up and recycle them.  Any questions, call Public Works at 856-931-2529.


                   PUBLIC HEARING NOVEMBER 6, 2014


A public hearing will be held during the commission meeting on November 6 at 8:00pm to consider for adoption Ordinance 09-14, Amending Chapter 75A, Brush Grass and Weeds, in the Borough Code.  This ordinances establishes rules and regulations for the planting and maintenance of bamboo.  For a full copy of the ordinance, click here:Ord. 09-14, Amend Chap 75A


         Welcome to the Borough of Mount Ephraim

Mount Ephraim Commissioners:  L-R, Commissioner Andrew Gilmore, Mayor Joseph Wolk, and Commissioner Bruce Greenwald.