Welcome to Oceanport
The Borough of Oceanport, incorporated in 1920,is a predominantly residential community along the shores of the Shrewsbury River.
Oceanport is home of Monmouth Park Racetrack and Fort Monmouth. Though only 3.2 square miles, Oceanport's nearly six thousand residents enjoy not only the Shrewsbury River, but various recreational sports programs, an active senior group and a true feeling of community.
Oceanport boasts various volunteer organizations who give countless man hours to our community making it a place residents are proud to call home.
It's that time of year again. Summer has arrived and with it longer days and hopefully fantastic weather. Graduations ceremonies fill the calendar as Wolf Hill Kindergarteners, Maple Place Eight graders, Shore Regional seniors, and others mark a milestone in their educational journey. Great job students and congratulations to each of you and your families!
We've been making steady progress on several issues facing the borough. Discussions with FEMA lead by our technical team have identified the amount of reimbursement the borough can expect for the damages to our current municipal building. This amount will cover some $4.6 million in damages but after all the deductions for other insurance and payments already received, the amount is reduced to about $3.5 million dollars. These funds will be earmarked for the construction of a new municipal building. . Continue reading...