Memorial Park Pool Opens Memorial Day Weekend (pdf)
Memorial Park Pool, located on North Passaic Avenue,
opens on Memorial Day weekend. Get out of the heat this
summer and into the pool, or just relax and lounge
poolside. Membership is open to Chatham Borough
and area residents.
Borough Hall Summer Hours Will Begin June 3rd
Borough Hall offices will close at 1:00pm on Friday June 3rd
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
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.
Chatham Township to Host “Talk Saves Lives” Suicide
Awareness Presentation on June 2nd (pdf)
The Chatham Township Committee will host a community-based
presentation, “Talk Saves Lives,” in conjunction with the
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The free
presentation will take place on Thursday, June 2 at 6:30pm
at the Chatham Township Municipal Building,
58 Meyersville Road.
May 2016 is Skin Cancer Awareness Month (pdf)
Being active outdoors is an important part of a healthy
lifestyle. Fresh air and sunlight help to keep us all
healthy. While it's important to get outside regularly,
it's also important to protect ourselves from
the sun. May 2016 is Skin Cancer Awareness Month.
Learn about “Sun safety” tips and facts with this
Fishawack Festival Scheduled for June 11th. Save the
This year's Fishawack Festival, an annual Chatham
favorite event, will be held on Saturday, June 11th.
There will be activities for everyone to enjoy.
Be sure to save the date! For local businesses and
vendors interested in participating, please visit
our Document Center listed under "Quick Links" for
applications and information.
Emerald Ash Borer: What Borough Homeowners Need to
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
Borough Hall offices will be closed on Monday, May 30th in Observance of Memorial Day
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