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Board, Commission and Committee Descriptions

Community Affairs Committee - The Committee has legislative oversight responsibilities for matters related to all civic, social and community groups in the City, including Absecon Education Foundation, Library Board, Senior Center, AARP, Absecon Historical Society, Women’s Club(s), Ladies League, Absecon Garden Club, Lions, Rotary, and Parent Teachers Organization.

Economic Development Committee -The Committee has legislative oversight responsibility for all matters related to economic, business and commercial promotion and development of the City, including promotional activities and seeking funding sources and grants and developing connections with the City business, local merchants and economic development groups.

Parks, Playgrounds & Recreation Committee -The Committee has legislative oversight responsibilities for all matters related to the operation and activities related to our parks and playground programs and other recreational activities, holiday parades and related programs, including the observance of recognized holidays.

Planning Board -The purpose of the Planning Board is to hear applications for Site Plans, Subdivisions and Site Plan Waivers.

Public Safety Committee - The Committee has legislative oversight responsibilities for all matters relating to the activities and operations of the Police Department, the Communications Department, the Fire Department and the ambulance service and all other matters related to public safety within the City.

Public Works and Sewer Committee - The Committee has legislative oversight responsibilities related the activities and operations of the Public Works Department, including repair and maintenance of public buildings and grounds, streets and roads, parks and playgrounds, water and sewer facilities, and all matters related to the sanitary sewer needs of the City, including seeking funding sources and grants.

Revenue, Appropriations and Finance Committee - The Committee has legislative oversight responsibilities related to the financial, tax and insurance aspects of the City.  It performs a monthly review of all revenues and expenditures occurring during the month.

Zoning Board of Adjustment - The purpose of the Zoning Board is to hear applications for Bulk Variances and Use Variances when a proposed application is not an approved use in the Land Use Master Plan.