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Posted on: February 21, 2024

Hamilton Township Finalizes Purchase of “Kuser Woods” Property – Preventing a Future Warehouse

Mayor Jeff Martin announces that Hamilton Township closed on the purchase of the “Kuser Woods” property, located at 2367 Kuser Road on Thursday, February 15, 2024.

The Township intends to preserve the property as open space and will see...

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Township News
Posted on: August 8, 2023

Mercer County Unites to Observe International Overdose Awareness Day in Hamilton

Hamilton Township Mayor Jeff Martin is pleased to share that the Mercer Council on Alcoholism & Drug Addiction, the Prevention Coalition of Mercer County, the Mercer County Prosecutor's Office, the Hamilton Alliance Against Substance Abuse, a...

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Township News
Posted on: August 2, 2023

Hamilton Receives $1 Million for New Ladder Truck

Mayor Jeff Martin joined with State Senator Linda Greenstein, Assemblyman Wayne DeAngelo, Assemblyman Daniel Benson, Council President Chuddy Whalen, Councilman Pat Papero, and Fire Chief Christopher Tozzi last week to announce the receipt of $1 million i...

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Township News
Posted on: July 26, 2023

Hamilton Township to Celebrate Annual National Night Out with the Hamilton Police Division

Hamilton Township’s National Night Out is right around the corner! Residents get ready for yet another unforgettable night of fun, food, music and most importantly, community building with the Hamilton Police Division. The event will take place on Tuesday...

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Township News
Posted on: July 20, 2023

Hamilton Township Announces Partnership Health Center

Mayor Martin announces the establishment of a health, wellness, and care coordination center for Township employees, dependents, and retirees covered under the Township’s health plan. The health center will be established and managed by Partnership Health...

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Township News
Posted on: July 18, 2023

Hamilton Township to Use Green Acres Grant to Make Improvements to Sayen Gardens Ponds

Hamilton Township Mayor Jeff Martin is pleased to share that the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) Green Acres Program recently awarded the Township with a grant to improve two ponds located at Sayen Gardens. 

Sayen Gardens...

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Township News
Posted on: July 13, 2023

Hamilton Donates Truckload of Free Surplus Hotel Items to Local Non-Profit Organizations

Hamilton Township recently received an entire truckload (27 pallets) worth of surplus hotel supplies to donate to local non-profit organizations and surrounding Mercer County municipalities from Guest Supply, an organization that manufactures and sells it...

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Township News
Posted on: July 11, 2023

Hamilton Authorizes Foreclosure of Properties - Looks to Preserve Nearly 50 Acres for Open Space

Hamilton Township Mayor Jeff Martin continues to increase open space preservation through foreclosure on certain properties.    

 The Hamilton Township Council recently authorized the Township to foreclose on six properties total...

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Township News
Posted on: July 5, 2023

Hamilton Maintains A Class 7 CRS Rating Reducing Flood Insurance Premiums by 15%

Hamilton Township continues to maintain a Class 7 rating as a CRS community for the fifth year in a row, allowing residents to save 15 percent on annual flood insurance premiums.

The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) rewards communities that go above...

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Township News
Posted on: June 30, 2023

Hamilton Township Receives Grant for Local Recreational Improvement of Hamilton Girls Softball Assoc

Hamilton Township Mayor Jeff Martin is pleased to announce that Hamilton was recently awarded a $75,000 Local Recreational Improvement Grant from the NJ Department of Community Affairs.

The NJ Department of Community Affair’s Local Recreation Imp...

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Hamilton Girls Softball Association Township News
Posted on: June 22, 2023

Statement from Mayor Martin on 2367 Kuser Road Planning Board Application

Hamilton Township has entered into negotiations with all involved parties to acquire 2367 Kuser Road (located across from the Hamilton Recreation Office) for the purpose of Open Space preservation. I appreciate the applicant postponing their June 22nd Pla...

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Additional Info... Township News
Posted on: June 21, 2023

Hamilton Township Supports End-of-Year Programs for HTSD Seniors with Grant Funding

Hamilton Township Mayor Jeff Martin is pleased to share that $24,000 in grant funding was allocated to the 2023 Hamilton Township School District’s Senior Class After-Prom and After-Graduation programs at all three Hamilton public high schools (...

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Additional Info... Township News
Posted on: May 19, 2023

UPDATE: Four Alarm Fire at Building in Hamilton Township on May 18, 2023

As of 12:15 PM on Friday, May 19, 2023, the building at 533 Whitehead Road continues to have fire activity with hot spots in multiple areas of the property. Whitehead Road and Sweetbriar Avenues are expected to remain closed through the weekend. ...

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Township News
Posted on: May 18, 2023

Four Alarm Fire at Building in Hamilton Township

On May 18, 2023, at approximately 12:30 AM, Hamilton Fire Division was dispatched for a building fire at 533 Whitehead Road, the former Goodall Rubber building, now operated by Hakim International Trading.  

While en route, the Battalion Chief on ...

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Township News
Posted on: May 16, 2023

Hamilton’s Economic Development Commission Provides Scholarships to Local High School Students

The Hamilton Township Economic Development Advisory Commission, chaired by Lori Danko, recently joined with Mayor Jeff Martin to present four Hamilton high school students with scholarships that will help support their pursuit of business-related degrees ...

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Additional Info... Township News
Posted on: May 4, 2023

Mayor Martin Selects Longtime Hamilton Police Captain to Succeed Retiring Chief

Photo of Captain Ken DeBoskey incoming Chief of Police effective June 1, 2023

Mayor Jeff Martin is proud to announce that he has selected Hamilton Township Police Captain Kenneth DeBoskey to succeed Chief James Stevens upon his retirement later this month.

After careful consideration and an interview process with all three exception...

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Township News
Posted on: April 26, 2023

Hamilton Township to Purchase Land Along Assunpink Creek for Preserved Open Space

Last week, the Hamilton Township Council unanimously approved Mayor Martin’s request to purchase 32.5 acres of land on Basin Road to preserve it as open space. 

The land, which is partially wooded and wetland, is both upstream and adjacent to the ...

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Township News
Posted on: April 13, 2023

Hamilton Unveils First Electric Vehicle Charging Station

On Wednesday, Hamilton Township Councilmen Rick Tighe and Chuddy Whalen were joined by Assistant Business Administrator Joy Kerlin, Public Works Director Chuck Thomas, Water Pollution Control Director Carrie Feuer, members of the Hamilton Township Environ...

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Township News
Posted on: April 3, 2023

Mayor Martin Introduces Third Budget with a Flat Tax Rate

Mayor Jeff Martin will introduce the third consecutive municipal budget with a flat tax rate. Given the difficult economic period we are in following the COVID-19 pandemic, where sixty-two percent of Americans live paycheck to paycheck, Mayor Martin and h...

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Township News
Posted on: February 28, 2023

Hamilton Township Named 2022 Healthy Town Gold Level

Hamilton Township is pleased to share that it has been named a 2022 Healthy Town Gold Level by the New Jersey Health Care Quality Institute through the Mayors Wellness Campaign (MWC).

The MWC is an initiative of the New Jersey Health Care Quality Institute...

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Additional Info... Township News
Posted on: September 28, 2022

Mercer County Officials Call on State for Major Shakeup of Trenton Water Works

Hamilton Mayor Martin, State Senator Greenstein, Assemblymen DeAngelo, and Benson, Mercer County Executive Hughes, Mercer County Board of County Commissioners Chair Nina Melker, Ewing Mayor Steinmann, Hopewell Township Mayor Peters-Manning, and Lawrence T...

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Township News
Posted on: September 19, 2022

Reaccreditation of the Hamilton Township Police Division

Please join Mayor Jeff Martin and all of Hamilton Township Municipal Government in congratulating our Hamilton Police Division  on achieving reaccreditation from the New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police  and the New Jersey La...

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Township News
Posted on: August 29, 2022

Health Officials Investigate Cases of Legionnaires’ Disease in Hamilton Township...

Health Officials Investigate Cases of Legionnaires’ Disease in Hamilton Township,

Urge Precautions to Reduce Risk of Legionella Growth in Homes and Buildings

Two cases of Legionnaires’ disease were recently reported in August 2022 from t...

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