Due to COVID-19, our April meeting has been cancelled.

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Meanwhile, please take all the recommended precautions to protect yourself, your family, your colleagues, and the community at large.

We look forward to seeing you when conditions allow us to meet again.

-April Elley, OCMA Administrator


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Thursday,  August 27, 2020, Bey Lea Golf Course

February 11, 2020, our guest was
Melanie Walter, Director
NJ Division of Local Government Services

On her second visit with the Ocean County Mayors, Melanie reviewed the ways her division of the Community Affairs Department can assist mayors and local governments. They included help with economic development, shared services, contract law for schools and municipalities, as well as professional certifications. She noted that many municipalities are having trouble finding certified applicants for some government positions. A lively Q&A followed .


Election of Officers

From the left: Bill Curtis, Susan Marshall, John Ducey, Chris Boyle, Carmen Amato

The Mayors unanimously elected  a slate of  officers  for 2020: President, Bay Head Mayor William Curtis; Vice President, Tuckerton Mayor Susan Marshall; Second Vice President, Brick Mayor John Ducey; Secretary, Berkeley Mayor Carmen Amato; Treasurer, Pine Beach Mayor Emeritus Christopher Boyle; Immediate Past President, Ocean Gate Mayor Paul Kennedy

Trustees: Seaside Park Mayor John Peterson Jr.; Pine Beach Mayor Emeritus Russ Corby; Seaside Park Mayor Emeritus Robert Matthies; Toms River Mayor Maurice "Mo" Hill; Point Pleasant Beach Mayor Emeritus Tom Vogel; Toms River Mayor Emeritus Paul Wnek; Barnegat Mayor John Novak


The Mayors approved two resolutions. The first endorses the OC Freeholders support of locating U.S. Fourth Army Corps headquarters at at the Joint Base, McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst. The second supports the OC Freeholders continuing efforts to serve the senior community.









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Note: When circumstances make it necessary, guest speakers are subject to change without notice.

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