News Flash

Posted on: November 19, 2018

Wishing you a very happy Thanksgiving!


City offices will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday on Thursday, November 22 and Friday, November 23. These days are also parking holidays in Summit with no fees required in municipal lots or garages, or for on-street paid parking.

Community News
Posted on: November 15, 2018

Want to know what will be discussed by Common Council at its next meeting?

Council Prez Website graphic

At the Common Council meeting on November 19, there will be two presentations.  The first presentation will be by the Executive Director of the Reeves Reed Arboretum. The second presentation will be from by the chair of the Summit Housing Authori...

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Mayor & Common Council
Posted on: November 13, 2018

Be Prepared to Stay Safe and Healthy this Winter

Cold weather safety tips

The Summit Fire Department is sharing tips for managing in the cold winter weather and keeping safe indoors.

Winter Safety Tips Fire Department
Posted on: November 13, 2018

Thanksgiving closures and parking holidays

office closed

All city offices are closed on Thursday 11/22 and Friday 11/23 for the Thanksgiving holiday. Thursday 11/22, Friday 11/23 and Saturday 11/24 are parking holidays in Summit with no fees requires for on-street parking or in municipal lots and garages.

Posted on: November 13, 2018

Thanksgiving holiday trash and recycling pickup information

Copy of Thanksgiving trash and recycling info

If Thursday is your regular trash collection day, your garbage will be picked up on Thanksgiving. Trash is collected in the City of Summit on all major holidays.

Recycling will not be picked up on Thanksgiving Day. Pick up has been rescheduled for Friday, ...

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Public Works
Posted on: October 29, 2018

Summit is asking you to Skip the Straw!

Skip the Straw campaign(2)

The City of Summit is announcing Skip the Straw, a new initiative that will focus on reducing the use of plastic straws in Summit.

Organized by the Recycling Advisory Committee, Environmental Commission and Green Summit with support from the Summit Departm...

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Posted on: October 23, 2018

Let's Recycle Used Tennis Balls and Soft Plastic Bags

recycling bins

SUMMIT, NJ, October 23, 2018 – The City of Summit Department of Community Services and the Recycling Advisory Committee are implementing two new programs to help reduce items from entering the waste stream and utilize recycling and reuse initiatives.

The s...

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Public Works
Posted on: October 10, 2018

Curbside leaf collection October 8 through December 7 or first major snowfall

curbside leaf collection

Please place leaves in paper, biodegradable bags curbside. Property owners should not rake or blow leaves into piles in the street. Do not include twigs, branches and other yard debris in leaf bags.

Public Works
Posted on: October 2, 2018

Flu Season Has Arrived

Flu shot

Residents who may be at an increased risk for influenza related complications include:

  • Persons aged 65 and older, with and without chronic health conditions
  • Residents of long-term care facilities
  • Persons aged two to 64 with chronic health conditions
  • Children ...
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Community News
Posted on: September 20, 2018

NJ Transit Schedule Adjustments beginning October 14

Nj Transit

Morris & Essex (M&E) Lines Adjustments

INBOUND to Hoboken (temporarily discontinued)

Train 330, the 6:01 p.m. arrival at Hoboken from Summit

Train 432, the 6:19 p.m. arrival in Hoboken from Gladstone, operates 19 minutes earlier on the Glads...

Morris & Essex (M&E) Lines Adjustments