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Posted on: January 25, 2023

Valentine’s Day Themed Ice-Skating Event

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The Summit Department of Community Programs is hosting a Valentine’s Day themed ice-skating event on Saturday, February 11, 2023.

The free event will take place from 1PM to 6PM in the Elm Street parking lot in Summit. Skating sessions will be offered every...

Event details

Community Programs
Posted on: January 24, 2023

Information on recent residential burglaries in Summit

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From Summit Police Chief Steven Zagorski: 

There have been several residential burglaries in Summit since December mostly in areas adjacent to the Route 24 corridor. In all cases, the burglaries were forced entries when the homes were unoccupied. ...

Chief Zagorski statement

Printable document (pdf) Police Department
Posted on: January 19, 2023

Summit Free Market to be held on Friday, January 27

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Head to the Transfer Station (40 New Providence Ave) from 12PM to 2PM on Friday 1/27 to donate reusable, yard-sale quality items to share, or browse donated items, at no charge. Summit residents must have a permit to access the Transfer Station to attend.

View donation guidelines Summit Free Market
Posted on: January 18, 2023

Food waste composting program at Transfer Station made permanent

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The City of Summit will offer household food waste composting at the Municipal Transfer Station on an ongoing basis. 

The six-month pilot program began in June 2022 and offered residents with a disposal permit the option of bringing food scraps an...

Program details

Community News
Posted on: January 12, 2023

Apply for NJ state housing voucher program waiting list

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The New Jersey Department of Community Affairs (DCA) has announced that its Division of Housing and Community Resources will be accepting pre-applications for the waiting list for the statewide Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program. Interested in...

Application details

Housing & Human Services
Posted on: January 12, 2023

Registration Now Open for 2023 Season at Summit Family Aquatic Center and Municipal Golf Course

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The Department of Community Programs is announcing that 2023 registration for the Summit Family Aquatic Center (SFAC) and Summit Municipal Golf Course is now open. 

Importance notice

The department is issuing new membership cards for all current or...

Registration information

Community Programs
Posted on: January 11, 2023

Summit's Elected Leaders in 2023

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In this informative video made with HTTV, Summit's elected officials discuss the year ahead and what they will be focusing on. Watch now on the city YouTube channel using the link below.

Watch now Mayor & Common Council
Posted on: January 9, 2023

Hometown Heroes program now accepting applications

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The City of Summit is announcing that enrollment is now open for its 2023 Hometown Heroes program. The deadline to apply is March 31, 2023. 

This will be the sixth year for the successful program that displays banners with the names, images, and d...

Apply now

Community News
Posted on: December 19, 2022

Curbside tree collection continues through Monday 1/30/23

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Remove all ornaments, lights, and decorations. Trees should be removed from plastic bags. Place garlands and wreaths in or next to trash cans to be picked up with trash collection. Please do not report a concern about tree pickup until after 1/30/23.

More information Public Works
Posted on: December 15, 2022

2023 Preliminary Capital Budget Presentation

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Take a look at the preliminary 2023 capital budget from the Wednesday 12/14 workshop with Common Council.

View now Finance & Taxes
Posted on: December 9, 2022

Snow Removal Guidelines

Snow guidelines

Be prepared for winter weather with these tips on snow removal from the Department of Community Services.

View PDF Public Works
Posted on: September 28, 2022

Officer Karen Stenstrom Sauers needs your help

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Summit police and fire departments, PBA Local 55, FMBA 54, Summit Volunteer First Aid Squad and city officials are joining together to raise awareness about the immediate need for a living donor kidney transplant for Police Officer Karen Stenstrom Sauers.

Full news release (pdf) Police Department
Posted on: February 22, 2022

PSE&G replacing gas pipes in Summit

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Phase one of the project involved the testing of soil samples and digging of test holes to verify the location of existing gas pipes. As part of Phase two, crews will need to dig trenches along road surfaces to replace nine miles of cast iron pipes with m...

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