Public Library Board

John Pallone, City Liaison

All meetings are held on the third Monday of the month at 7:30pm. If that day falls on a holiday, the meeting is held the following day. Meetings rotate between the Main Library and the Elberon Branch:

Long Branch Public Library                               Elberon Branch 
328 Broadway                                                176 Lincoln Avenue 
Long Branch NJ 07740                                    Elberon, NJ 07740


Board Members:

Michael Salvatore, Superintendent, Long Branch Board of Education (unexpired)
Kathryn Tarantino, President (12/31/20)
Robert Ferragina, Vice-President (12/31/20)
Theresa Dangler, Secretary (12/31/18)
Mary George, Treasurer (12/31/21)
John Pallone (12/31/20)
Linda Toye (12/31/19)
Jack Kearns (12/31/21)
Raheem Carter (12/31/18)


  • Municipal Garage +

    Responsible for all city vehicles an equipment and performs routine maintenance and emergency road service repairs when necessary.

  • Office of The Director +

    Has the responsibility for plans, specifications and contracts for public development and improvements; oversees all divisions and subdivisions; organizes the departments and the functions of the employees.  We are committed to the environment, public safety and prompt, courteous service to our residents and visitors.

  • Parks Division +

    Maintains all city owned properties including parks, playgrounds, playground equipment and ball fields. when available this division will assist the streets division.

  • Public Facilities +

    Divided into 2 sub-divisions:  

    •    Public Works repairers are responsible for repairs of city buildings and boardwalk including construction, plumbing, painting, etc.

    •    Building Maintenance Division provides daily cleaning and maintenance of all city owned buildings.

  • Sanitation / Recycling Division +

    The Sanitation / Recycling Division of the Department of Public Works is responsible for the collection of garbage, recycling, bulk and service for dumpster rentals. Please see municipal calendar (pdf) for pick up and holiday schedule, or refer to the weekly local newspaper or Comcast channel 20 for pick up schedules.

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  • Streets Division (Leaves/ Branches/ Permits/ Snow/ Trees) +

    Oversees all road opening and sidewalk permits; provides daily maintenance and as needed repairs for city streets, storm drains, pot holes and is also responsible for street sweeping, snow removal and leaf/branch collection – no grass clippings; tree trimming and removal (municipal property only).
    For a list of streets/roads that the

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