Regular meetings are held on the second and fourth Thursday of each month. Dates are posted on Channel 97. Workshop meetings and special meetings may be scheduled as needed and are advertised in the official newspaper of the City of Ocean City (Sentinel-Ledger). All meetings are held in the Council Chambers, third floor, City Hall unless otherwise noted. Please view our online City Council Meeting Calendar (includes Agenda, Approved Minutes and Video)
The City of Ocean City was incorporated March 25, 1897. Since July 1, 1978, the City has operated under the Mayor-Council form of government pursuant to the Faulkner Act, Chapter 69A of Title 40 of the New Jersey Statutes.
The Council powers consist of:
• Adopting Resolutions and Ordinances.
• Reviewing, revising and adopting the municipal budget.
• Authorizing the debt and borrowing of money for capital projects through bond ordinances.
• Levying taxes.
• Working with the Mayor and Administrative branch of the government in establishing and implementing municipal policy.
Keith Hartzell - Council President
720 Asbury Avenue, Apt. 3
phone – 289-1484
Peter V. Madden - Council Vice-President
47 Bay Road
Cell - 513-4781
39 Bayview Place
Longport Bridge to N. side of 4th St.
861 Asbury Avenue
S. side of 4th St. to N. side of 12th St.
Antwan L. McClellan
448 West Avenue
S. side of 12th St. to N. side of 26th St.
23 West 15th Street
Home - 363-8669
S. side of 26th St. to 59th St.
(including Ocean Reef)
Peter J. Guinosso
4815 Central Avenue
Home - 398-2560