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

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Chatham Borough Police Department now has a website to report non-emergency matters that does not require an immediate response, go to Police Incident Online Citizen Reporting System.



SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: Bulk Pick-up will take place tomorrow and Friday. Residents are asked to put out a reasonable amount of bulk refuse. Garbage collection companies will leave what they are unable to take. Thank you for your cooperation.

The Chatham Borough Volunteer Fire Department's Fishing Derby scheduled for April 25 & 26 is postponed until further notice.


As a result of the impact from the Coronavirus (COVID-19), including the Governor’s Emergency Declaration, garbage trucks MAY show up earlier than expected to pick up your garbage. Garbage trucks are on the same daily schedule; however, to avoid you missing the normal pick-up, we are requesting that you put your garbage to the curb the night before. Thank you for your cooperation.

Borough  Hall is now CLOSED to walk-in visits.  Should you need assistance, please call 973-635-0674 or visit our Contact Us page for email addresses. 


April 1, 2020 - A message from Chatham Borough Mayor Thad Kobylarz
New Ways to Obtain Green Garbage Bags starting 4-4-20 (pdf)
Information from Chatham Borough- email blast April 1
COVID-19 Economic Relief Package (pdf)
NJEDA initiatives aimed at stabilizing and revitalizing local small businesses, mid-size businesses, and startups or other early-stage companies. Detailed information and eligibility requirements for the new programs are available at cv.business.nj.gov.
FBI PSA: FBI Sees Rise in Fraud Schemes Related to the COVID-19 Pandemic (pdf)
Instructions for those who have Tested Positive for COVID-19 (pdf)
Ill NJ Residents who Tested Negative for COVID-19: Instructions & Next Steps (pdf)
Westfield Regional Health Department COVID-19 Update: March 17, 2020 (pdf)
Westfield Regional Health Department COVID-19 Update March 25, 2020 (pdf)
Westfield Regional Health Department COVID-19 Investigation Update March 25, 2020 (pdf)
COVID-19: Managing Stress & Anxiety (pdf)
COVID-19 Announcement 6 (pdf)
COVID-19 Announcement 5 (pdf)
COVID-19 Announcement 4 (pdf)
COVID-19 Announcement 3 (pdf)
COVID-19 Announcement 2 (pdf)
COVID-19 Announcement 1 (pdf)
Press Release - COVID-19 Website 3-21-2020 (pdf)
Chatham Borough COVID-19 Operations Q & A 3-25-20 (pdf)
Coronavirus Update from Chatham Borough 3-17-2020 (pdf)
COVID-19 Cleaning & Disinfecting Fact Sheet.PNG
A Statement from Mayor Kobylarz 3-21-2020 (pdf)
A Letter from the Mayor March 20, 2020 (pdf)
Mayor Kobylarz message to residents on Coronavirus (COVID-19) Emergency March 16, 2020
A Statement on the Coronavirus Restrictions as of March 16 by Mayor Thaddeus J. Kobylarz
Mayor Kobylarz orders closing of all parks and athletic fields (pdf)
COVID-19 Chatham Borough Information 3-25-2020
Governor Murphy's Executive Order 112 (pdf)
Governor Murphy's Executive Order 111 (pdf)
Governor Murphy's Executive Order 110 (pdf)
Governor Murphy's Executive Order 109 (pdf)
Governor Murphy's Executive Order 108 (pdf)
Governor Murphy's Executive Order 107 (pdf)
Governor Murphy's Executive Order 106 (pdf)
Governor Murphy's Executive Order 105 (pdf)
Governor Murphy's Executive Order 104. 104
To slow the spread of #COVID19, Governor Murphy has ordered: •Closure of ALL pre-K, K-12 schools, colleges, and universities beginning 3/18 •Closure of ALL casinos, racetracks, theaters, gyms •Closure of ALL non-essential retail, recreational, & entertainment businesses after 8:00 PM •Banning gatherings of 50+
Governor Murphy's Executive Order 103 (pdf)
Governor Murphy's Executive Order 102 (pdf)
State of Emergency and Public Health Emergency Declaration issued by Governor Murphy (pdf)
NJ OEM Administrative Order Mandatory Facility Closures- Indoor Malls & Amusement Areas (pdf)
Chatham Borough Police Department PRESS RELEASE (pdf)
In accordance with our ZERO TOLERANCE position on Bias Incidents, it shall be the policy of the Chatham Borough Police Department to bring the investigative and enforcement elements of the law enforcement community into quick action following any and all suspected or confirmed bias incidents.
Updated List of Local Restaurants for Takeout & Delivery (pdf)
Our local businesses really need our support! This updated list provided by MJ Morgan has all your takeout & delivery needs! If your restaurant is open, and not on the list, please contact mj@embelconsulting.com OR mpoliti@chathamborough.org to be added to this list.
Support Local Restaurants! Here is a list of those OPEN for takeout & delivery (pdf)
THANK YOU to MJ Morgan from Embel Consulting for all of your dedication preparing this list! Want to be added? Email mj@embelconsulting.com - www.embelconsulting.com
Grocery Stores to offer Senior Hours (pdf)
Social Distancing Guidance for Essential Retail Businesses (pdf)
No Wipes Down Your Pipes! (pdf)
Extension of Tax Appeal Filing Deadlines 3-19-20 (pdf)
Morris County Park Commission Facility Update 3-20-20
2020 Morris County Resource List (pdf)
What is Social Distancing? (pdf)
Chatham Borough Mayor & Council Bulletin March 2020 (pdf)
An update regarding Coronavirus and visits to Borough Hall (pdf)
What do you think about improving Garden Park? Take the survey! (pdf)
MCMUA Household Hazardous Waste Drop Off Dates (pdf)
Periodic disposal events are conducted during a few weekends in the spring and fall at sites in Morris County. These disposal days are open to Morris County residents only. Commercial generators must use the permanent HHW facility.
Annual Curbside Brush Collection 3-16-2020 (pdf)
PSE&G to Issue a Bill Credit for Gas Supply in February and March (pdf)
PSE&G announced today that it is issuing a bill credit for its gas supply during February and March due to lower gas supply costs. A typical residential customer who receives gas supply from PSE&G will save about $26, or 9%, for usage during February and March of 344 therms.
Plastic Bag Ban Information (pdf)
Madison & the Chathams: Single Use Bag Ordinance goes into effect March 1, 2020. Plastic carry-out bags will be banned at retail establishments. Paper bags will be available for a fee at check out. The goal: shift to reusable bags.
Mayor’s Annual Message 2020 (pdf)
Chatham Borough Mayor and Council Bulletin January 2020 (pdf)
Morris County Awards Ash Tree Removal (pdf)
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Events (Monthly Calendar)

Tue Apr 7
Community Garden 7:30pm
Wed Apr 8
Passover Begins
Mulch Area 1-4pm
Thu Apr 9
Board of Health 7:00pm
Fri Apr 10
Good Friday-Muncipal Offices & Library Closed
Curbside Recycling
Sat Apr 11
Recycling Depot 9am-12pm
Mulch Area 12-4pm
Sun Apr 12
Library Closed
Mon Apr 13
Council Meeting 7:30pm
Tue Apr 14
Mayor's Wellness 8:30am
Joint Recreation 7pm
Undergrounding 7:30pm
Wed Apr 15
MACC 9am
Planning Board 7:30pm
Environmental Commission 8:00pm
Mulch Area 1-4pm

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

Pilgrim Pipeline Information

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