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Tickets Now Available for the Chatham Farmers' Market Farm to Table Event on September 18th (pdf)
The Chatham Borough Farmers' Market will be presenting a "Farm to Table Event" on Sunday, September 18th at Reasoner Park, 4:30pm to 7:30pm. Sample the best our local eateries have to offer and sip local wines and brews. Seating is limited.

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.

Lafayette Avenue and Front Street Road Construction Project to Begin August 1st (pdf)
The Lafayette Avenue and Front Street Road Construction Project will begin on August 1st with an estimated completion date of September 10th. During this period motorist should expect road closures and heavy traffic congestion. Please plan alternate routes when possible.

Chatham Township to Hold an Out of the Darkness Community Walk on September 24th to Increase Awareness of Suicide Prevention (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.

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.

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.

Reminder to Residents and Visitors that Borough Hall Summer Hours Are in Effect
Borough Hall offices close at 1:00pm on Fridays through September 9th. Wishing everyone a safe summer season!

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.

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.

Annual Drinking Water Quality Report (pdf)
The Borough of Chatham Water Department routinely samples and tests for over 80 possible contaminants in our water supply. Our goal is to provide our valued customers with a safe and dependable supply of drinking water. Everyone can help ensure we maintain a clean water supply by disposing of household cleaners, motor oil, and paint properly and limiting the use of fertilizers, pesticides and herbicides.

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.

Congressional Award Program for Young Adults
Congressman Frelinghuysen and Mayor Harris invite all young people ages 14-23 to participate in the Congressional Award Program. The Congressional Award is the United States Congress’ award for young Americans. Participants earn Bronze, Silver and Gold Congressional Award Certificates and Congressional Award Medals. Each level involves setting goals in four program areas: Volunteer Public Service, Personal Development, Physical Fitness, and Expedition/Exploration. Program participants move at their own pace and it accommodates young people with special needs or disabilities who are willing to take the challenge.

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High Priority Information

Fri Aug 26
Borough Hall closes at 1 pm
Sat Aug 27
Farmers' Market 8 am - 1 pm
Recycling Depot 9 am - 12 pm
Mulch Area 12 - 4 pm
Sun Aug 28
Library closed
Thu Sep 1
Route A Bulk Pickup
Fri Sep 2
Route B Bulk Pickup
Borough Hall closes at 1 pm
Sat Sep 3
Farmers' Market 8 am - 1 pm
Recycling Depot 9 am - 12 pm
Mulch Area 12 - 4 pm
Sun Sep 4
Library closed
Mon Sep 5
Labor Day
No Trash Pickup
Municipal Offices, Library, Schools closed
Last day for Municipal Pool
Tue Sep 6
Route A & B Trash Pick up
Wed Sep 7
Planning Board 7:30 pm
Mulch Area 1 - 4 pm
Thu Sep 8
Board of Health 7 pm

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Click here to view the Monthly Safety Notices from the Chatham Police. 

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Pilgrim Pipeline Information

Train Station Parking Lots North & South

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