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

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Beginning Dec. 9th  the Department of Public Works will begin a final round for curbside leaf collection.  The mulch area will remain open Monday through Friday 8am-4pm and Saturday Dec. 14th from 12pm-4pm for leaf drop off. There will be a curbside leaf pickup on December 17th in the biodegrable leaf bags ONLY. There will be no additional leaf pickups after December 17th.  Thank you!


Santa & Tree Lighting 2019 (pdf)
HOLIDAY TREE LIGHTING & SANTA TOO! Saturday, December 7th. 5:00pm - 7:00pm at Reasoner Park.
River Road Redevelopment Project Information
River Road Redevelopment Project: on November 11, 2019 the Redeveloper presented conceptual architectural renderings and a traffic impact assessment.
Toys for Tots (pdf)
The Chatham Borough Police Department will be collecting new and unwrapped toys Monday, November 25 to Thursday, December 12. Please drop off in the lobby of the Police Station.
2019 Leaf Collection Schedule will end on Dec 2 (pdf)
FINAL CURBSIDE LEAF COLLECTION is scheduled for the first week in December. Leaves must be at the curb no later than Sunday, December 1. Beginning Monday, December 2nd, vacuum trucks will make ONE PASS through all zones before being converted to snow equipment. Please make sure parked vehicles do not block access to leaf piles and leaves are placed on the curb, not in the street. Residents may also bring leaves to the mulch area through closing day, Saturday, December 7th.
Bring Your Own Bag! - Reduce Single Use Plastic Waste
Help reduce our community's single use plastic waste by participating in the Bring Your Own Bag initiative. Starting June 1st, 2019, a collection box will be placed inside the Chatham Borough Hall main entrance, where community members can pick-up or drop-off their reusable bags! There will also be a collection box at the Chatham Borough Farmers’ Market located at Railroad Plaza South, operating every Saturday between June 15th and November 23rd.
TAX INFORMATION: 4th quarter property taxes are due November 1st.
4th quarter property taxes are due November 1st , 2019. Because the 10th falls on a Sunday, you will have until Monday, November 11th to make a payment without a penalty (10 day grace period).

Please mark your calendar to remember that quarterly property tax payments are due on February 1st, May 1st, August 1st and November 1st. Property Tax payments received 10 days after the due date will incur interest charges.
Morris County Awards Ash Tree Removal (pdf)
Morris County Awards Ash Tree Removal Contract to Deal with Infestation of Tree-Killing Insect. Morris County is initiating a long-term tree removal program along county roads to deal with infestation caused by Emerald Ash Borer.
Chatham NJ 07928 Postal Customers
Residents experiencing inconsistencies or problems with mail delivery in Chatham Borough can contact the United States Postal Service Northern NJ District consumer affairs hotline at 732-819-3260 to assist them. Due to the high volume of package inquires, customers may leave a detailed message if they are not able to speak to someone live.
Volunteer Application (pdf)
If you have interest or expertise in a particular area and a desire to volunteer, Chatham Borough needs you! Borough residents have a long history of volunteering for their community. Each year, many of our residents offer their time, energy, knowledge and talent to our municipality. Please consider volunteering and supporting your community!
Wastewater Operator
The Madison-Chatham Joint Meeting, an Equal Opportunity Employer, is seeking an Entry Level Licensed Operator for its Wastewater Treatment Facility.
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Events (Monthly Calendar)

Fri Dec 6
Municipal Offices Close at 12 pm
Mulch Area 8 am - 4 pm
Bulk Pickup Route B
Curbside Recycling
Sat Dec 7
Tree Lighting/Santa Reasoner Park 5 pm
Recycling Depot 9 am - 12 pm
Mulch Area 12 - 4 pm
Mon Dec 9
Council Meeting 7:30 pm
Tue Dec 10
Mayors' Wellness 8:30 am
Library Board 7:30 pm
Leaf Bag Pickup
Wed Dec 11
Environmental Commission 8 pm
Thu Dec 12
Board of Health 7 pm
Fri Dec 13
Railroad Parking Permit Renewals Due
Curbside Recycling
Sat Dec 14
Recycling Depot 9 am - 12 pm
Mulch Area LAST DAY 12 pm - 4 pm
Mon Dec 16
Joint Meeting 7:30 pm

Pending Ordinances
Borough Code Book
Redevelopment Planning

Train Station Parking Lots North & South
2019 Daily Parking Rate  $5.75

Pilgrim Pipeline Information

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