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. 

  1. Stacy Proebstle

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

  1. Volunteers for Town’s boards and commissions sought

    The Township Council is seeking Toms River residents to volunteer for open seats on the Town’s boards and commissions for the new year. Read on...
  1. Annual Toys for Tots Drive in Toms River Underway

    Toms River Township is proud to again be a drop-off site for the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots program. Read on...
  1. Monmouth University Students to Present Winning Redevelopment Proposal for Toms River

    A team of four Monmouth University students, who won the second annual Intercollegiate Real Estate Academic Competition, will present the winning redevelopment proposal to the public for a property in downtown Toms River’s Waterfront Redevelopment Area. Read on...
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