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BOARD OF CHOSEN FREEHOLDERS

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BOARD OF CHOSEN FREEHOLDERS

 
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James A. Bertino

District 5 - Buena Borough, Buena Vista Township, Corbin City, Egg Harbor City, Estell Manor, Folsom, Hamilton Township (Districts 1, 2, 3, 5, 6 and 12), Hammonton, Mullica Township and Weymouth

201 S. Shore Rd.
Northfield, NJ 08225
(609) 645-5900
FAX: (609) 645-5922

Term expires 2015

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AD HOC COMMITTEES

 Chairperson Jail Committee
Roads and Bridges Committee (Co-Chair)
Solid Waste Oversight Committee
 Member County Asset Review Committee
County Code Review Committee
County-wide Tax Assessment Committee
Facilities Committee
Homeless Committee
Tourism/Economic Development Committee
 
 

ADVISORY BOARDS/COMMISSIONS

  Agriculture Development Advisory Board
Atlantic County Institute of Technology and Special Services School District Board of School Estimate
Atlantic County Utilities Authority (ACUA)
New Jersey Association of Counties (NJAC) First Alternate
Solid Waste Advisory Commission (SWAC)
 

BIOGRAPHY

 

Freeholder James "Jimmy" Bertino was appointed 5th District Freeholder in January 2011, filling the unexpired term of Freeholder James Curcio. Freeholder Bertino has been a Hammonton Councilman from 1997 to 2011 and served as Deputy Mayor. He has also served as Chairperson of the Water and Sewer Committee and member of the following Hammonton Town Committees: Highway Department, Law and Order, Master Plan, Administrative, Shade Tree, MUAC, Rent Control, Planning Board, Environmental Commission, Parks and Recreation, Business and Industry and Education.

In 2000, Jim was honored with the American Hometown Leadership Award. He is currently a member of the NJ Farm Bureau, Hammonton Historical Society and Knights of Columbus. He serves on the Board of Trustees of the Oak Grove Cemetery and the Board of Directors of the Hammonton Recreation Club, Inc.

Jim is a lifelong resident of Hammonton where he resides with his wife Hope. They are the parents of three children, Jackie, Jimmy, Jr. and Michelle.