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Somerdale to Dispose of Portion of Nature Trail Park to Correct Encroachment; Public Hearing July 8

The Borough of Somerdale will accept $5,000.00 from the adjoining lot. Public hearing is July 8. Public comments will be accepted at the public hearing or until July 22, 2020.

The Borough of Somerdale has filed a request with the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, Green Acres Program, proposing to dispose of 1,700 S.F./0.039 acres of Nature Trail Park (Part of Block 129.02, Lot 71) in connection with correcting an encroachment.

As compensation for the proposed disposal, the Borough of Somerdale proposes to accept payment in the amount of $5,000.00 from the owner of adjoining Block 129.02, Lot 70.

Pursuant to N.J.A.C. 7:36-26.6(c) a hearing to obtain public comment on this request will be held at the Somerdale Borough Hall at 105 Kennedy Boulevard on July 8, 2020 at 7:30 p.m.

All information submitted by the Borough of Somerdale to the Green Acres Program in support of this requested disposal of parkland is available for public inspection at the Borough of Somerdale Municipal Offices, Somerdale Public Library at 125 South Hilltop Avenue and the Green Acres Offices located at 501 East State Street, Trenton, NJ.

Written comments on the disposal request may be directed to Mayor Gary Passanante at the Somerdale Borough Hall or by calling 856-783-6320.


Please send a copy of any comments submitted on this request to the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, Green Acres Program, Bureau of Legal Services and Stewardship, Mail Code 501-01, P.O. Box 420, Trenton, NJ 08625-0420.

Public comment on this disposal request will be accepted during the public hearing or until July 22, 2020.