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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

Check out our 2022 Summit photo album

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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.

March 22, 2023: West Orange Woman Arrested for March 18 Pedestrian Hit and Run Accident

March 22, 2023: Donna Puzella is Recipient of 2023 Volunteer Award for Outstanding Service to the Summit Community

March 17, 2023: Summit Free Market date change for April event and additional weekday hours

March 16, 2023: Summit Police Department OM3D program at Summit High School

March 15, 2023: Pedestrian Struck by Motor Vehicle at intersection of Maple Street and Broad Street

March 15, 2023: Summit celebrates New Jersey Local Government Week 2023

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