Category: Mayor’s Corner

Sign, Sign, Everywhere A Sign…

By Betsy McBride, Mayor of Pennsauken Township I recently received a letter from a resident expressing concern over the number of “No Parking” signs along Haddonfield Rd. She correctly stated that no one parks along this busy four-lane County road.

Good Neighbors Making Great Communities

By Betsy McBride, Mayor of Pennsauken Township I wanted to share my excitement.  Our township, Pennsauken, and our sister Borough, Merchantville, are becoming a destination. Yes, I said a destination. We cannot and should not separate from each other. We

Doing Our Part To Keep Pennsauken Litter Free

By Betsy McBride, Mayor of Pennsauken Township As I write this column, we are basking in 70 degree temperatures and our plants are starting to bud. Even if we get another blast of winter, our thoughts turn to spring. We

Preparing To Celebrate Pennsauken’s 125th Anniversary

By John Kneib, Mayor of Pennsauken Township Pennsauken Township is just a few months away from a very big birthday. On February 18, 2017, our town will turn 125 years old. And I think Pennsauken looks pretty good for its

Teaching Important Lessons In And Out Of The Classroom

By John Kneib, Mayor of Pennsauken Township Summer is quickly moving into fall and our community is officially in “back to school” mode.” For the most part, our young people are relatively excited to get back to class. While there’s

Respecting The Lives Of Those Who Live And Work In Pennsauken

By John Kneib, Mayor of Pennsauken Township It’s been a crazy summer. The shootings in Baton Rouge, Dallas, Orlando, and St. Paul have made us all take pause and wonder what is going on in our country. Unfortunately, violence is

Maintaining Properties Helps Make Pennsauken A Great Place To Live And Visit

By John Kneib, Mayor of Pennsauken Township Summer is officially in full swing; and many of our residents are taking full advantage of the warmer temperatures, not just for recreational purposes, but also to get outside to do some work

Tackling Housing Issue By Helping Residents Stay In Their Homes

By John Kneib, Mayor of Pennsauken Township As I’ve said before, tackling the issue of abandoned and vacant properties throughout Pennsauken has been the number one priority of our Township Committee. And in the past few months alone, we’ve taken

Looking Ahead To Better Things In Pennsauken

By John Kneib, Mayor of Pennsauken Township By now, most of you have heard the exciting news: the Camden County Improvement Authority has sold the property which used to house the Pennsauken Mart to Delco Development, LLC. The developer plans

Bringing The Vision For Pennsauken Into Focus

By John Kneib, Mayor of Pennsauken Township Last month, the members of Pennsauken Township Committee held a special public meeting to discuss the vision for our town. The meeting was well-attended by our community, who actively participated in a brainstorming

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