Lavallette Beautification Committee
The Lavallette Beautification Committee was established by Mayor Thomas Walls and the council of Lavallette in January 2004. Pat Marrone and Teresa Coleman were appointed chairpersons. The committee is comprised of a cross section of volunteers representing the Lavallette council, planning board, business association and residents of Lavallette appointed by the council.
The Lavallette Beautification Committee is an advisory committee working in conjunction with the mayor and council to research and develop plans for updating and beautifying the Borough, while preserving the character and quaintness of our seashore town.
To update the physical appearance of the Grand Central
Avenue Streetscape by developing a plan for curbing, pavers, trees,
decorative benches, lamp posts, and trash containers that would give
our main street a turn of the century appearance recommended in the
To target areas in the Borough that could be enhanced by planting flowers, grasses or trees. The Lavallette Beautification Committee will consult with Ocean County and State of NJ officials regarding planting projects for county and state roads.
Chairpersons: Pat Marrone and Theresa Coleman
Council Liaisons: Anita Zalom and Joanne Fillippone
Planning Board: Lenny Calderaro
LBA: Bruno Hornung
Recording Secretary: Arleen Maglionico
Residents: Julia Henry, Rich Traverso Anne Schneider, Joyce Hornung, Carol Traverso
- Streetscape Plan proposal for Grand Central Avenue approved
by the Lavallette Mayor and
Council in 2006. Available at the zoning office or online .
- Developed plan for Memorial Pavers for Centennial Park
- Tourism Brochure for 2007
- Design for Welcome Center Sign
- Grand Central Avenue Bench Project
Public meetings are held four times a year. January - April - June - October
Memorial Bench Project
The Beautification Memorial Bench Project is finished. There are no active memorial projects available at this time. We are holding an active waiting list for upcoming projects at Borough Hall.
The Friends of Lavallette Beautification Committee was established for the propose of raising funds to purchase commemorative benches, garbage containers, trees and flowers for the Borough of Lavallette in order to update the streetscape equipment and to maintain the natural beauty of the area.
The cost of membership is $15.00 a household per year. Checks can be mailed to:
Friends of Lavallette Beautification
Po Box 493
Lavallette, NJ 08735
The membership fees along with fund raising projects held by the committee make it possible to continue purchasing streetscape equipment and helping maintain flowers and plantings at the Borough Hall Complex and Hankins Park.
Members can take an active part with planting projects or fund raising projects.
Meetings are held four times a year. January - April - June - October. The election of officers for the next year are held at the October Meeting. If anyone is interested in serving as an officer or on a committee please include that information on the membership form available at Borough Hall, and coming soon to this page.
To update the physical appearance of the Grand Central Avenue Streetscape by developing a plan for curbing, pavers, trees, decorative benches, lamp posts, and trash containers that would give our main street a turn of the century appearance recommended in the master plan.
Officers for 2009-2011
|Recording Secretary||Diane Hayden|
|Corresponding Secretary||Debbie Restaino|
7:15pm Friends of Beautification
Next meeting will be held in September, Date to be announced.