Serves as the legislative branch of County Government.
201 S. Shore Road
Northfield
New Jersey
08225
United States
+1 (609) 645-5900
+1 (609) 645-5922

Board of Chosen Freeholders

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 2018

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AD HOC COMMITTEES

Chairperson

Pinelands Review Committee
Roads and Bridges Committee
Solid Waste Oversight Committee

Member

County Asset Review Committee
County Code Review Committee
County-wide Tax Assessment Committee
Facilities Committee
Homeless Committee

ADVISORY BOARDS/COMMISSIONS

Agriculture Development Advisory Board
Atlantic County Utilities Authority (ACUA)
Solid Waste Advisory Commission (SWAC)
Veterans Advisory Board (Alternate)

BIOGRAPHY

Freeholder James "Jimmy" Bertino was appointed Fifth District Freeholder in January 2011. 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.

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