HOLMDEL, NJ - Ready to volunteer your time to help keep Holmdel a great place to live? Then consider two new committees just launched by the Township Committee! Below are the details from the town:
TRAFFIC & BIKE SAFETY COMMITTEE
The TABS Committee shall serve in an advisory capacity for matters affecting the safety and well-being of all residents with respect to vehicular, bicycle, and pedestrian safety. The TABS Committee may make recommendations, which shall be transmitted to the Township Committee by the Township Committee liaison. The scope of the TABS Committee deliberations and recommendations may include the following: a. To identify high risk intersections and streets in need of improved traffic safety measures b. To recommend crosswalks, signage, flashing lights, bike lanes, and other demarcations to improve safety. c. To develop and share communications plans for residents to improve driver safety, bike safety and pedestrian safety. d. To research and share successful programs and measures from other towns to improve safety and encourage bike and pedestrian use. e. To recommend any partnerships or grants at the county, state or private level to fund improvements to traffic and bike safety.
FINANCE ADVISORY COMMITTEE
The FAC shall serve in an advisory capacity, providing guidance to the Township Committee regarding the municipality’s fiscal affairs. The FAC may review publicly available documentation and hold discussions on relevant considerations, including means of achieving financial responsibility, means of offsetting the property tax burden for Holmdel residents, and identification of potential new revenue opportunities. The FAC may make recommendations, which shall be transmitted to the Township Committee by the Township Committee Liaison. Members of the FAC are also encouraged to attend public meetings of the Township Committee that involve discussions or actions relating to the Township’s finances, including but not limited to the annual budget.
How to Volunteer
To volunteer for one of the boards or commissions please fill out an online application.