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Undergrounding Advisory Committee


Mission Statement

To explore the viability of replacing some or all of the Borough’s overhead cables providing electrical power and telecommunication links (including for telephone, Internet, and cable television networks) with underground cables. Conduct a feasibility study of said replacement considering the environment, aesthetic enhancement, engineering practicability, financial soundness, and minimization of both social disruption and economic cost.  To construct a coalition of surrounding municipalities for the purpose of strengthening the prospects of proceeding with such a project.



 Thaddeus J. Kobylarz

Council Liaison

 Len Resto

Council Liaison

 Irene Treloar


 Mo Davis (Chair)


 Fran Drew (Vice Chair)


 Rozella Clyde


 Curt Dawson


 Jack Drew


 Joseph Treloar


 Gregory Xikes


Our Vision

Improve the quality of life of Chatham Borough environmentally, visually and economically through undergrounding overhead utilities (electrical, internet, telephone and others) and increasing the reliability of same.

Meeting Times

Second Tuesday of Every Month, 7:30 p.m., Borough Hall. Meeting times and dates subject to change.

Contact Us


Your email will be forwarded to the Committee members.


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