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Meet the Mayor


Mayor Medany is a lifelong resident of Deptford Township. His wife, Joan, is also a lifelong resident and proud graduate of Deptford High School. The Mayor is a retired member of UA Local 322 and spent his career as a project manager.  He also holds a NJ State Master Plumber’s license.

Mayor Medany has been active in the community his whole life. He has coached in practically every youth sport organization in Deptford. He is a past vice president of Deptford Little League, a 20-year member of the Deptford Planning Board, twice past president of the Gloucester County Mayor's Association, 30-year member of the Deptford Elks Civic organization, published author in NJ State League Magazine and a speaker at the Statewide convention.  The Mayor is a Rutgers certified safety instructor and has taught thousands of volunteer coaches over the years.  He holds a fourth degree black belt in Tang Soo Do Karate. The Mayor has served on Township Council for 21 years.  He is a current member of the NJSLOM Legislative Committee.  The Mayor is always active in State Legislation and has sponsored numerous legislative initiatives at the state level.  

The residents of Deptford are fortunate to have a great volunteer community.  Our firefighters, scout organizations, recreation and youth sports and various Township committees and boards all combine to make this a great place to live. The success of our community is due to a true team effort which includes you.

If you have a question or concern, residents may complete an Online Citizens Request Form to submit a formal complaint about any municipal service or program, or to inform the Township about the need for improvements in their neighborhood area, such as road or sidewalk repairs, street lighting, litter, etc.


Contact Our Mayor

1011 Cooper Street,
Deptford, NJ 08096

Phone: (856)845-5300
Email: Mayor Paul Medany

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