News and Announcements
FREEHOLD MEMORIAL DAY PARADE
MONDAY, MAY 30TH
Freehold Borough’s 142nd annual Memorial Day Parade will be held this Monday morning,
May 30th. The Freehold Borough Memorial Day Parade is New Jersey’s
parade of its kind. It is also the largest such parade in Monmouth County with over 70 participating units each year.
A “Service of Reflection” will be held at Elks Point (intersection of Rts. 79 & 537) at
8:30 a.m to honor all the American service men and women who lost their lives in
defending our country.
A flag-draped casket, escorted by members of the various service branches, will lead the parade down West Main St. at 9:45 a.m. At 10:00 a.m., the various veterans groups,
bands, fire departments, first aid squads, youth groups, decorated floats, and civilian organizations will follow.
REMINDER; THERE WILL BE NO TRASH COLLECTION ON MEMORIAL DAY, MONDAY, MAY 30TH.
Upcoming Downtown Events June 2016
Road Closures – May 26, 2016: Roadwork is currently underway at the following locations. You will have limited, if any, access to these streets, so please plan your activities accordingly:
1. Elm St. is closed to traffic today.
2. Conover St. is closed from Marcy St. to Elm St.
3. Hudson St. is closed from Mechanic St. to Elm St.
4. Ann St. is closed from Park Ave. to Yard Ave.
From the desk of Councilman Ronald Griffiths, Council Liaison to the Human Relations Committee. . . .
The Human Relations Committee is currently seeking new members to join the committee, as well as becoming volunteers to assist in various events and projects in the Borough. Please see the attached flyer for complete information. Thank you.
Freehold Community Garden Information and Application
A message from the Friends of the Library……..
A Monmouth County Master Gardener will be at the library this Thursday evening, May 26th, to help you make your small garden thrive. Please see the attached flyer for details. Click HERE for flyer. Please contact the library at 732 462-5135 if you have any questions.
HOUSING REHABILITATION: Freehold Borough’s Housing Rehabilitation Program is currently accepting applications from qualified homeowners or investor/owners of rental properties who wish to make improvements to their property in order to bring it up to Code compliance. Click here for more information.
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: FT Fire Prevention Specialist
New Jersey Law Enforcement Examination (LEE).
Click HERE for information.
BOROUGH SHADE TREES