Public Information

Mission Statement

The mission of the Public Information Office is to nourish good citizenship by promoting and earning public trust; to provide leadership and high quality service by consistently communicating with citizens about their needs and aspirations; to work with all Council members, the Mayor and all Township departments so that procedures, programs and events within the government can be properly reported to the public; and to provide emergency communications in the event of a disaster to the citizens of Toms River.

All requests from media outlets should be routed through the Public Information Office.

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The function of the Public Information Office is to provide, plan, and organize programs and services designed to inform the public and to generate support from the public for local government. The office works with each department to plan and promote special events and coordinate the release of daily news through press releases, the Township website, as well as social media pages. 

Press Releases 2020

  1. Stacy Proebstle

    Public Information Officer
    Phone: 732-341-1000, ext. 8234

  1. SUEZ Reminds Customers to Safeguard Pipes this Winter

    With winter weather here, SUEZ is asking both residential and business customers to take appropriate action to protect their water pipes. Read on...
  1. Toms River to Hold Monthly Meet Mayor “Mo” Meetings

    Beginning this month, Toms River Township’s new mayor, Maurice “Mo” Hill, will hold a series of monthly “Meet the Mayor” events in Town Hall. Read on...
  1. Christmas Tree Drop Off

    The Parks and Recreation Department conducts a Christmas tree recycling program each January. Read on...
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