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Out of the Darkness Community Walk to be Held September 24th (pdf)
The Chatham Township Committee will host an inaugural Chatham Township Out of the Darkness Community Walk on Saturday, September 24th at 9:00am at the Chatham High School. Learn more on how you can help raise awareness of suicide prevention.

School District of the Chathams September 27th Referendum (pdf)
Six proposed school district projects will be presented to Chatham Borough and Chatham Township voters at a Special School District Referendum Election to be held on Tuesday, September 27th. Learn more about the six proposed projects in the attached 2016 Referendum Newsletter. Five public dialogue sessions will be presented before voters go to the polls.

Household Hazardous Waste and Electronic Collection Day Scheduled in Chatham on October 1 (pdf)
The Morris County Municipal Utilities Authority has scheduled an upcoming free Household Hazardous Waste Disposal and Computer/T.V. Drop-Off event at the Chatham High School on October 1st to help Morris County residents properly discard unwanted hazardous household products and recycle electronic equipment that has accumulated in their homes. Event will be held rain or shine.

2016 Leaf Collection Schedule and Mulch Site Hours of Operation (pdf)
The Borough will begin its Seasonal Leaf Collection Program on October 24th. DPW crews will collect leaves weekly in all zones using the vacuum method. Please rake leaves to your property line. Do not place leaves into the street. The Borough’s Mulch site will open 6 days a week starting October 24th. Seasonal Leaf Collection Program guidelines and Mulch site hours of operation are available here.

The Congressional Award Program for Young Adults (pdf)
Congressman Frelinghuysen and Mayor Harris invite young men and women ages 14-23 to participate in the Congressional Award Program, America’s Award for Youth. Congress established the Congressional Award in 1979 to recognize initiative, service and achievement in young people. Information on the program, application and FAQ’s is provided.

Seasonal Flu Shots for Borough Residents Aged 50 and over (pdf)
Seasonal flu shots will be administered to Chatham Borough residents aged 50+ on Saturday, October 8, 2016, 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., at St. Patrick’s Parish Center, 45 Oliver Street, Chatham. No appointment is necessary. Flu shots are sponsored by the Chatham Borough Board of Health and administered by the Madison Health Department.

Mayor's Annual Newsletter to Chatham Borough Residents and Taxpayers (pdf)
Mayor Bruce A Harris’ newsletter to Borough residents and taxpayers includes an overview of the 2016 municipal budget and highlights other information of interest.

Be Prepared for Potential Power Outages During Severe Storms (pdf)
Power outages are possible during severe weather. JCP&L reminds its customers to prepare for potential power outages before they happen.

FEMA Releases New Preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps for Morris County (pdf)
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) released preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) for Morris County. Once adopted, FIRMs will determine if flood insurance is required and the rates that property owners will pay to the National Flood Insurance Program. Morris County has launched a website to inform and assist municipal officials and property owners in their review of FEMA’s flood hazard maps.

Residents are Reminded Not to Post Signs or Posters on Utility Poles (pdf)
It's that time of year again when garage sales, outdoor advertising, and election campaigns are in full swing. JCP&L reminds residents that state law prohibits the posting of signs or outdoor advertising on utility poles.

Eliminate Common Backyard Mosquito Sources (pdf)
Mosquitoes require stagnant pools of water to lay their eggs and allow their larvae to thrive and grow. The Chatham Borough Board of Health urges residents to mosquito-proof their backyards and home by identifying and eliminating common mosquito sources.

Emerald Ash Borer: What Borough Homeowners Need to Know (pdf)
The Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) is a metallic green insect native to Asia that attacks and kills North American ash trees. Once ash trees become infested, the tree mortality rate is 99%. EAB was first detected in NJ in 2014 and has spread to multiple counties throughout our state. Learn more about how to address EAB on trees on your private property.

Morris County Public Safety Youth Academy (pdf)
The Morris County Public Safety Youth Academy is a five-day program providing high school students exposure to the field of public safety. The program will provide cadets with specially designed training and hands-on experience in the fields of police, fire, EMS, emergency management, and more. The program is open to all Morris County students who will be enrolled in Grades 9-12 in the Fall of 2016. The program is sponsored by the Board of Chosen Freeholders, and is completely free of charge to the cadets and their families.

Call Before You Dig (pdf)
Before beginning projects that involve digging, dial 811 to locate underground electric, gas or other utility lines. Know what's below - Call before your dig.

Governor Christie to host a town hall to discuss the Fairness Formula school funding proposal in Hanover Township (pdf)

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Sat Sep 24
Farmers' Market 8 am - 1 pm
Recycling Depot 9 am - 12 pm
Mulch Area 12 - 4 pm
Mon Sep 26
Council Meeting 7:30 pm
Tue Sep 27
Library Board 7:30 pm
Wed Sep 28
Zoning Board 7:30 pm
Mulch Area 1 - 4 pm
Fri Sep 30
Sat Oct 1
Farmers' Market 8 am - 1 pm
Recycling Depot 9 am - 12 pm
Mulch Area 12 - 4 pm
Mon Oct 3
Rosh Hashanah
Tue Oct 4
Recreation Committee
Wed Oct 5
Planning Board 7:30 pm
Mulch Area 1 - 4 pm
Thu Oct 6
Route A Bulk Pickup
Fri Oct 7
Route B Bulk Pickup
Sat Oct 8
Farmers' Market 8 am - 1 pm
Recycling Depot 9 am - 12 pm
Mulch Area 12 - 4 pm

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2016 Daily Parking Rate

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Would you like a tree planted in the Borough right of way in front of your home?  Click here to contact the Shade Tree Commission.


Borough of Chatham
54 Fairmount Avenue, Chatham, NJ 07928
973-635-0674     Hours: 8am to 4pm M-F

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