Nov. 3, 1964 Residents vote to change the township committee form of government, in effect since 1857, to the Council-Manager form under the Optional Municipal Charter Law, also known as the Faulkner Act. 1967 The Matawan-Aberdeen library is completed. 1971 The Pirate Ship is moved across Route 35 from its original location. 1971 The South Aberdeen EMS is incorporated. 1976 Another 1,000 feet of seawall is added to the Cliffwood Beach section because officials fear homes would slide into Raritan Bay.
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