On Wednesday, April 29th, conforming with new executive orders from Governor Murphy, Mayor Brennan announced the reopening of Merchantville's public parks on Saturday, May 1st. Playground equipment, public restrooms and athletic facilities will remain closed to minimize the risk of overcrowding in congested areas. "All Residents and Members of our larger community: Thank you for your continued cooperation during this difficult time. The Borough appreciates your efforts and we are pleased to provide some good news. Please see the Borough's statement on Borough park reopening and the extended grace period for tax payments. Stay Safe and continue practicing social distancing, we are helping to flatten the curve!" Residents are expected to continue to follow NJ Covid-19 health regulations including wearing masks and social distancing.