ur mission  is to provide residents, visitors and the business community with the highest quality of municipal services in an efficient, courteous manner. To enhance the quality of life through planning and visionary leadership, to preserve our natural resources, and to maintain a safe and secure environment for our residents.

Benefits of living in Brooklawn include:

  • An innovative and well-respected school system with small class sizes
  • A close proximity to major cities, with Center City Philadelphia located just 5 miles away
  • A clean, safe and affordable place to live
  • A historic, quaint and unique community
  • An open and transparent government that seeks to maintain public trust
  • A thriving local business scene, promoted through local business association

Brooklawn is the little town that……

Is located on the east side of Delaware River, overlooking the Philadelphia sky line. Called “God’s Little Acre” by some. Brooklawn is just a bit over a ½ mile square. Brooklawn is known for its busy baseball fields, beautiful Delaware River waterfront, small town community feel, a 9/11 Memorial, Community celebrations and  picturesque sunsets.


Brooklawn Residents:

Join us on the 4th of July For Brooklawn's Annual Event

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We would like to invite everyone from the Borough to come out and enjoy a day full of activities and FUN.

Here is the schedule for the day:

9:30 – 10:00 am Parade Registration at West Side Firehouse
10:00 am Parade Begins
10:30 am Parade prizes will be awarded at Memorial Park gazebo and the Crowning of Little Mr. & Miss Brooklawn 
11:30 am Games at Memorial Park (prizes)
11:00 – 12:30 Fire Engine rides at Memorial Park
10:00 – 1:00 Food and Refreshments

Parade Categories are:
Best Walking Costume
Best Clown
Best Costume symbolizing the 4th of July
Best Wagon or Pulled Float
Best Decorated Stroller
Best Decorated Bike (Age Groups 4 – 8 years, 9 – 12 years)
Youngest Baby in Parade
Little Mr. & Miss Brooklawn (Residents – 2 & 3 years old)

Sponsored by:
Mayor and Council, Brooklawn Fire Company, Bellmawr Emergency Services and Brooklawn Municipal Drug Alliance





Click here to view the current Municipal Court Job Opportunity:


Pilot Program:

Report a concern

Business Registration

Special Event Registration



Click here to view the American with Disabilities Act (A.D.A.) transition plan for the pedestrian facilities within the public right-of-way (Construction of sidewalks and curb ramps


Click here to view the Transition Plan Map


Introduction of Borough Budget

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User friendly Budget (Shared Services)

Click here to view



Click on each link below to view information regarding the Borough wide property reassessments:

Initial Letter link:


Brooklawn Reassessment Brochure link: 

https://d3n8a8pro7vhmx.cloudfront.net/boroughofbrooklawn/pages/1/attachments/original/1467295660/  BrooklawnReassessment_Brochure_Mailer.pdf?1467295660



Click here to view the Water Quality Report




  Click here for PowerPoint USDA Presentation from 2/23/2015

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Borough Of Brooklawn

Borough of Brooklawn
301 Christiana Street
Brooklawn, New Jersey 08030
Phone: (856) 456-0750

Borough Hall
Hours: Monday - Thursday
8:30 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
2nd Wed of Each Month Until 7pm


Theresa Branella

Council Members

Julie McCleary
Mike Mevoli
Jerry Granstrom
Greg Gilbert
Patricia McConnell
Patrick Moses