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
Grand Central Avenue Bench Project
The Beautification Memorial Bench Project is finished. There are no active memorial projects available at this time.
Grand Central Avenue Sidewalk Beautification Project
The Borough is in the process of completing our grant
application for Phase II of the Grand Central Avenue
Sidewalk Beautification Project. Phase I included 3 blocks
from Reese to Bond Avenues. Phase II will continue the
project to the south. We are looking for letters of
support for the project. Either return your letters to
Borough Hall to be included in the grant application package
or send the letters to the NJ DOT commissioner direct.
Click here to download a sample letter.
Thank you for your support.
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. More Information.
Meeting and Native plant presentation Upper Shores Library April 10, 2018
Savory Affair Dinner 6pm @ Serenity Cafe Toms River April 16, 2018
Meeting 12pm @ Sand Dollar Pancake House June 12, 2018
Membership Luncheon The Crab's Claw Inn at noon. October 23, 2018