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Submit a Press Inquiry

Please submit any press inquiries or requests for interviews with the Mayor of Summit, elected officials and all other city employees in writing via email to the Press Office.

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Connect with the City of Summit’s official social media pages on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube. Get the most up-to-date information about city services, upcoming events and opportunities, along with photos of exciting events happening across the city.
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SwiftReach Swift 9-1-1 provides emergency information by telephone, text, fax, and email about city-wide, high-priority events. Emergency notifications will be sent from 908-608-8051. Please add this number to your mobile phone contacts.

Nixle Alerts
The Summit Police Department issues Nixle alerts providing important, event-related information by telephone, email and text message, as well as through the Nixle website.

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Summit residents can sign up to receive alerts via text and/or email from the city website on a variety of topics such as Mayor and Common Council, parking, construction, and more. Sign up now at

News Releases

The City of Summit's news releases are official statements issued to the media and city stakeholders. They are intended to highlight important news items affecting the city and community.

September 28, 2022: Summit Police Department Assists Officer Karen Stenstrom Sauers

September 22, 2022: Voting Information for the November 8 General Election

September 21, 2022: Summit Fire Department celebrates 100th Anniversary of Fire Prevention Week

September 20, 2022: Bicycle helmet safety tips from the Summit Police Department

September 19, 2022: Common Councilmember-at-Large Beth Little resigns effective Monday, September 19

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