Electric car chargers to be installed in Jersey Shore

JERSEY SHORE — Jersey Shore Borough Council unanimously approved a conditional use for the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources to put in an electric car charger at the parking lot on Railroad Street in the borough on Monday night according to Joseph Hamm, borough manager.

“It will be able to charge two electric cars at a time,” he said.

This Railroad Street parking lot is one that is often used for rails to trails parking.

Council also unanimously “accepted with regret” the resignation letter from Councilman Matthew Haag.

Trick-or-treat was also unanimously approved for Saturday, Oct. 31 from 6 to 8 p.m. much like neighboring municipalities.

Council also unanimously agreed on behalf of their cooperative agreement with the county to accept Community Block Development Grant money for their 2019 CDBG funds.

In general news, council unanimously approved the $52,434.68 2021 MMO for the uniform pension plan.

“It was a pretty quick meeting,” Hamm added.

The next Jersey Shore Borough meeting will be held Monday, Oct. 12 at 7 p.m. at the borough building.


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