Municipal Clerk’s Office (MCO)

The position of Municipal Clerk is a statutory one and is said to be the heart of the municipal operation. By virtue of her position, the Municipal Clerk serves as the liaison between elected officials and the township’s residents.

The Clerk serves as secretary to the Township Committee, secretary to the Municipal Corporation and custodian of the municipal seal. In this capacity she prepares the minutes for all township committee meetings, processes, records and files ordinances and resolutions, and arranges for legal advertising of ordinances as well as codification of newly adopted ordinances. She serves as Administrative Officer responsible for the acceptance of applications for licenses and permits and the issuance of pet, liquor and raffle/bingo licenses and permits.

As the Custodian of Records, The Municipal Clerk is responsible maintaining all contracts, deeds and other official documents; and for the implementation of local archives and records retention programs as mandated by the N.J. Division of Archives and Records Management (DARM). She is solely responsible for the acceptance and fulfillment of all requests for public records (OPRA).

The Municipal Clerk serves as the Chief Administrative Officer and Chief Registrar of Voters in all elections held in Harrison Township, subject to Title 19 of the Revised Statutes. As the township’s election official she accepts petitions for vacancies in local elected offices, furnishes materials for local elections, selects polling areas and calculates and maintains custody of election results.

114 Bridgeton Pike
Mullica Hill, NJ 08062

Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
1st and 3rd Mondays, 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m

Phone: (856) 478-4111 x1
Fax: (856) 478-2498

Diane M

Diane Malloy, R.M.C.
Municipal Clerk / Registrar of Vital Statistics
dmalloy@harrisontwp.us

Daneen F

Daneen Fuss
Deputy Municipal Clerk
dfuss@harrisontwp.us

 

 

Forms Available for Download

Bingo/Raffle Event Information

Request for Public Records

PLEASE NOTE:  Permits for solicitation are issued at the discretion of the governing body. Prior to issuance of a permit, a fee of $25.00 per day for each day during which solicitation will take place must be paid in full, in advance. The township does not allow for weekly or monthly fees.

Interested in volunteering for one of our Township Boards & Commissions?

Please complete the Citizen Leadership Application and submit to the Township Clerk’s Office.

There is a new app to help you find a lost pet. It’s called “Fur Alert,” The Fur Alert app uses technology to immediately alert users up to a 10 mile radius if a dog or cat is missing.

Learn more and get the free app at http://www.furalert.us/