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Bellmawr Zoning Board to Hear Application Proposing Portion of Haag Ave. Property to be Developed & Utilized for Parking Lot for Amazon Services, Inc.

An application for Use Variance Approval and Preliminary and Final Major Site Plan Approval has been made to the Bellmawr Zoning Board that will provide for the overall development and use of a stand-alone parking lot with 88 parking spaces and related site improvements.

This would include lighting and stormwater management to serve an existing industrial facility located at 281 Benigno Boulevard, the
“parking lot tenant,” which is Amazon Services, Inc.

The Applicant intends to develop the parking lot on an approximately 14 acre property, located at 101 Haag Avenue

As depicted on the site plan, the area of improvements proposed as part of this Application will be limited to an approximately two acre portion of the property, located off of Hall Avenue.

The property is located within the Heavy Industrial Zoning District, and is owned by Green Horse Properties, LLC, which has consented to the filing of this Application.

The majority of the property is currently developed with an existing principal structure with supporting gravel and paved parking areas.

The parking lot will be used exclusively by the parking lot tenant, Amazon Services, Inc. to provide additional, overflow parking, especially during the parking lot tenant’s peak hours and high seasons.

The application will be conducted before the Zoning Board by telephone conference rather than an “in-person” meeting on the October 20, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. due to the closure of the due to COVID-19.

To join by telephone, dial: 1-978-990-5166 then type the following access code followed by pound (#) when prompted: 1390205#.

To view the site plan and application, click the images below:

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Special Meeting of Bellmawr Mayor & Council Sept. 29

A Special Notice of Bellmawr Mayor and Council has been called for Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. in the Municipal Building, 21 East Browning Road.

The purpose of the meeting is to open the meeting and thereafter adopt a Resolution to enter into Executive Session as set forth in N.J.S.A. 10:4-12(b) for purpose of discussing the following item, to the extent known at this time:

  1. Presentation to Mayor and Council associated with potential Bellmawr Preferred Veteran’s Housing project.

Formal action on the foregoing items may be taken after the Executive Session.

In addition, Mayor and Borough Council reserve the right to take any additional action, not anticipated at this time, that may be necessary, including items of a routine nature, which come before Mayor and Council.

A public portion shall be conducted.

This Special Meeting will be conducted both in person and remotely without providing a physical meeting place and by electronic means.

We reached out to the Borough Clerk for instructions on how the public may participate in the public portion remotely and will update this post once those instructions have been received.

Post updated 9/29/2020 at 10:10 a.m.

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Chipotle is in the Works at Site of Former Artist House on Black Horse Pike in Bellmawr

A Chipotle is in the works at the site of the former Artist House located at 2 S. Black Horse Pike in Bellmawr, Mayor Chuck Sauter announced at the September 24, 2020 council meeting.

Mayor Sauter said that this is very exciting for the town and noted that if all goes well, the application for the Chipotle will be heard by the Bellmawr Planning Board on October 5, 2020.

This is a developing story and we will continue to provide updates as they become available.

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Boro of Bellmawr Job Posting: Water/Sewer Utility II

The Borough of Bellmawr has posted a job opening in the Public Works Department.

Job Title: Water/Sewer Utility II
Department: Public Works – Water/Sewer Division
Compensation: $27.34/hr. Hours/Week: 40 hours

Job Description:
•Must have C-1, W-1 & T-1 NJDEP licenses.
•Must possess CDL license with proper endorsements.
•Have one (1) year sewer or water school completed (required).
•Ability to check sewer pump stations and report problems to supervisors.
•Able to assist Licensed Operators and take over for Licensed Operators when they are not available.
•Able to coordinate work schedules and handle all situations.
•Able to train employees on procedures and equipment.
•Able to identify and rectify problems in the water/sewer systems.
•Able to provide some mechanical ability in fixing small water/sewer equipment, repairing of minor pipe work, etc.
•Capable of understanding the purpose of the collection system, and its effect on the public.
•Capable to relating to and calming residents when problems occurred.
•Able to troubleshoot a majority of problems within water/sewer system.
•Able to utilize all emergency equipment when needed, and notifying supervisors of problems without delay.
•Able to utilize confined space entry equipment, and know what a confined space is.
•Know what conditions warrant notification of NJDEP and what procedures to take when emergencies arise.
•Know how to address spills properly when they occur and what information is needed when calling NJDEP agencies or other proper agencies.
•Keep maintenance records of water/sewer calls pump station logs etc.
•Know proper procedures to notify NJ One Call for underground mark outs.
•Must have firsthand knowledge of all safety procedures and policies.
•Able to operate backhoe or other equipment needed for excavations.
•Able to operate skid steer, compressor and other small equipment.
•Able to perform some minor truck maintenance.
•Have a clear understanding of all Water/Sewer Division policies and procedures.
•Able to present situations to Mayor and Council, when necessary
•Must undergo and pass a criminal background check as prescribed by the Borough.

How to Apply

Qualified applicants can download an application from the Borough’s website by clicking here to be directed to the Borough’s employment section of their website.

Applications can also be picked up at the Borough Clerk’s office at 21 E. Browning Road.

All completed applications must be submitted in person to the Department of Public Works, 1040 Creek Road.

Applicants must complete and pass a background check to be considered for the position.

If you have any questions, call 856-933-1111.

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William Hargrove Marina, Bellmawr: Two Specialty Properties Offered at $1,650,000

Two specialty properties of the William Hargrove Marina located at 1210 Creek Road in Bellmawr have been offered for sale at $1,650,00.

According to, the listing was created on December 30, 2019 and updated on August 7, 2020.

Investment Highlights Include:

  • Rack/Warehouse Area 17,040 square feet with 40′ clearance
  • 75 Dry Rack Storage Potential
  • Ten Ton Clark Lift Truck Included
  • 62 Floating Dock Slips
  • Two Bedroom Apartment waterfront marina office/shop

Taxes & Operating Expenses (Pro Forma – 2020)

Executive Site Plans A & B

To view the full listing details, click here.

The listing agent is:
Bryant Lafferty
RE/MAX Connection Commercial
856-988-1800 Ext. 118
28 N Maple Ave
Marlton, NJ 08053