Weekly Roundup: Former mayor honored by state, Council passes municipal budget

Check out what made headlines this week.

Former Berlin mayor wins Lee Veale Award.

Emeritus John Armano was recently honored by the New Jersey Conference of Mayors. Armano served as mayor for eight years, from 2008 to 2015, after serving on the Borough Council for six years.

Sun Editorial: Get Mom something special for Mother’s Day on Sunday — she deserves it.

Whether it’s a fancy, expensive gift or a simple phone call or visit, do something for your mother this Sunday.

Council adopted 2018 municipal budgets this week.

The general budget is $8,846,386.47, the water budget is $3,332,700, the sewer budget is $865,700 and the open space budget is $110,950. Borough residents with an average assessed home will see a $84 annual increase in municipal property taxes.

Camden County Relay for Life will take place on Saturday, June 9.

The Camden County Relay for life is on Saturday, June 9, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m at Veterans Memorial Park, 1261 Chews Landing Road in Clementon.