Gene Sykes – Public Works Supervisor

Email Public Works:
Contact Public Works Department (856) 692-4121 and leave message

The Public Works Department staff provides the following services: department purchase order and invoice processing; development coordination; coordination of consultant services; special projects i.e., feasibility studies, development fee studies; department records and filing; citizen response; prepare and monitor budget; plan check services; new development review; traffic studies; new improvement inspections; development of Capital Improvement Program which includes long term forecasting, project scheduling, estimating, funding, design, construction management and inspection; street maintenance; fleet maintenance; facilities maintenance; inventory; park and landscape maintenance; sewer utility; waste management; safety program management; coordination of engineering services; interaction with other agencies on local and regional transportation and funding issues and coordinate projects and programs with the Township’s other departments.

Report a Pot Hole

Report a Street Light Outage
Residents are urged to report street lights that have burnt out or in need of repair to the Township Clerk’s Office or directly to Atlantic City Electric by phoning 1-800-642-3780 or their website by Clicking HERE.  Please obtain the pole number (which is located on a metal plate just above eye level on each pole) and the street location of the pole when reporting.

Report a Dead Deer In or on the Side of  the Road
Residents can contact the Township Clerks Office (856) 697-2100 during regular business hours of Monday – Friday (9-5) to report a dead deer that is located in or on the side of a roadway.

For after hours or weekends residents can email the Township Clerks Office at and it will be processed first thing Monday morning.

Residents can also report a dead deer on NJ State Highways by clicking HERE and submitting the report to NJDOT. For County Roads residents can report by clicking HERE and submit the report online to Atlantic County.

Report Illegal Dumping
Report illegal or suspected dumping 24 hours a day to the Environmental Crimes Task Force at 1-800-533-DUMP

Report a Drainage Problem
For drainage problems Contact Public Works Department (856) 692-4121 or Township Clerks Office during business hours (856) 697-2100 ext. 1 or email:

Call Before You Dig
Call before you DIG at 1-800-272-1000 or dial 811 from the State of New Jersey for FREE Mark-outs to locate underground utilities. This applies to all homeowners and businesses.