The Township of Toms River Parking Authority was created by an ordinance of the Township of Toms River, New Jersey, adopted November 27, 1973 pursuant to the New Jersey Parking Authority Act of 1948 (N.J.R.S.40:11A-4). The Authority is a public body both corporate and politic and is a political subdivision of the State of New Jersey with the same territorial boundaries as the boundaries of the municipality creating it. The Authority can exercise both public and essential government functions, and has all the powers necessary to carry out and effectuate its corporate purposes and the purposes of the Parking Authority Act. The purpose of the Authority is the construction, provision or operation of off-street parking facilities within its area of operation and, additionally, to the extent authorized by the Mayor and Council of the municipality, the management and operation of on street parking through the use of parking meters. The Authority is responsible for the enforcement of applicable law, ordinances and regulations regarding the parking of vehicles in the municipality, allowing for the promotion of free movement of traffic, relief of traffic congestion and improvement of conditions that affect the public safety and welfare. The Parking Authority is self sufficient with its revenues being derived from on street and off street meters, off street fines and the sale of annual parking permits. In addition, the Parking Authority is responsible for the management and operation of the New Jersey Transit bus terminal in Toms River.
The Township of Toms River
Parking Authority Toms River Parking Authority
Executive Director Pamela L. Piner
Administrative Assistant Mary McClave
Accounting Services Bellu Memoli, LLC.
Auditing Services Homan Frenia Allison, PC
Legal Services Hiering, Gannon & McKenna
Insurance Services Nathan Lane Agency, Inc.
Chairman Michael Sutton
Vice Chairman Tariq M.S. Siddiqui
Secretary Norvella Lightbody
Treasurer Bill Beining
Vice Treasurer Richard J. Banach
Commissioner Brenda Tutela