September 2021

A regular membership  meeting of the Ocean Grove Homeowners Association (OGHOA) was held on Saturday, September 25, 2021 at 10:00 am in the Camp Meeting Community Room, 28 Pilgrim Pathway, Ocean Grove, and via Zoom.

The meeting was called to order by Richard Williams, President, at 10:00 am. Richard welcomed everyone and began the meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance.


  • 10/2 – Octoberfest
  • 10/12-Board of Ed Candidates Forum
  • Voter information—
    • 11/02 Election
    • Check dates for voter registration, early voting
    • 10/26 Deadline for requesting an absentee ballot

Guest Speaker:

Vito Gadelata, Neptune Township’s Business Administrator for the past 10 years. Thanks and good wishes were extended to him by Richard in light of Vito’s retirement at year end.  Vito’s presentation covered development and its impact  in Neptune Township.  He also reviewed the number of cannabis licenses to be issues in the Township.  A discussion followed.  In closing Vito was again thanked for a job well done.

Candidates Forum for the Office of County Commissioner:

Participating were Republican incumbent Susan Kiley, Deputy Director of the Monmouth County Commission, and Democratic candidate Michael Becom.

Each candidate offered opening remarks, followed by questions from both the audience and via Zoom.  An informative discussion ensued.

There was no Business Session or Committee Reports at the Meeting

The meting adjourned at 11:20 am. Respectfully submitted, Theresa R. Checki, OGHOA Secretary