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Posted on: May 6, 2021

Gas-powered blowers banned from use from June 1 to August 31

gas powered leaf blower

Council approved an amendment to the municipal noise ordinance creating a pilot program to ban the use of gas-powered blowers from June 1 to August 31, 2021. A limited time and limited use hardship exemption is available for those who qualify.

Hardship exemption waiver Environmental
Posted on: May 4, 2021

Community meeting and presentation on Broad Street West redevelopment project

Broad Street West(1)

The City of Summit is hosting a community meeting and presentation by video conference on Thursday, May 20 at 7PM on proposed concepts for the Broad Street West redevelopment area. The area between Broad Street and Morris Avenue, and Maple Street that has...

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Planning & Zoning
Posted on: May 4, 2021

Summit police share video on personal safety for teens and young adults

Peters second video

In a personal safety video geared to teens and young adults, Detective Sergeant Ryan Peters shares information on the importance of situational awareness and tips for avoiding and managing dangerous situations.

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Posted on: May 3, 2021

Voluntary registry for landscaping businesses in Summit


Council established a voluntary registry for licensed landscapers to communicate with them on business licensing requirements, regulatory updates and amendments to ordinances such as recently passed pilot program banning gas powered blowers and more.

Landscaping business registration form (PDF) Construction and Engineering
Posted on: April 22, 2021

Summit police share video on personal safety for kids

Ryan Peters

Detective Sergeant Ryan Peters of the Summit Police Department provides important information on personal safety for children, parents and their other trusted adults.

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Posted on: April 21, 2021

2021 municipal budget information

budget cover

At the Tuesday, April 20, Common Council meeting, City Administrator Michael Rogers presented the 2021 municipal budget. Downloadable copies of his presentation and the full 2021 municipal budget are available though the link below.

Budget documents Administration
Posted on: April 20, 2021

New vote-by-mail ballot envelopes are bright yellow and coming your way soon

Primary election ballot

Union County, NJ – Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi announces that Union County voters who are using Vote-by-Mail ballots for the 2021 Primary Election will receive their ballots in bright yellow envelopes. The new envelopes were designed by Ms. Rajoppi ...

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Posted on: April 16, 2021

Residents required to renew dog and cat registrations by June 1

pet license

The City of Summit Health Department is issuing a reminder for residents to renew all dog and cat licenses by Tuesday, June 1, 2021 at 4:15 PM. Renewal notices have been sent by mail to all owners of licensed dogs and cats in the City of Summit. State law...

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Community News
Posted on: March 30, 2021

Help keep our community safe


The new voluntary registry of privately-owned video surveillance systems will provide SPD detectives with a map of where cameras are located in Summit, to quickly identify cameras that may have captured criminal activity. Info at

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

Participate in the next Common Council meeting by video conference

2020 common council

To view the Meeting on YouTube

To join by Zoom meeting: (each meeting has a unique link that is updated two days before the scheduled meeting)Link for May 4 meeting

Meeting access codes and instructions

Mayor & Common Council