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Help Build a Walking Trail!

Join neighbors and friends on September 10 and help build a new walking trail along Hillside Avenue. Learn more here

Chatham Twp Credit Remains Strong - Moody’s Annual Issuer Report
The credit position for Chatham Township is very high quality, and its Aa1 rating is stronger than the median rating of Aa3 for cities nationwide. Key credit drivers include a robust financial position, a superior socioeconomic profile, and a solid tax base. - Click for Annual Report

The Colony Pool ClubOut of the Darkness Community Walk
We invite you to join us for the inaugural Chatham Township
Out of the Darkness Community Walk
on Saturday, September 24th at 9:00 AM. The event will take place, rain or shine, at the Chatham High School, on Lafayette Avenue. Participants can register as an individual, or as a team, by visiting the Chatham Township Community Walk website at Read the press release here.

Learn About the School Referendum
Six proposed school district projects will be presented to voters at a Special School District Referendum Election to be held on Tuesday, September 27th. Learn more about the six proposed projects here.

Stay Alert - Neighborhood Watch Program
This new community-wide Neighborhood Watch program is aimed at educating residents on how they can help prevent crime while implementing home and personal security strategies. Learn more here.


Chatham Township Perspectives
View this series of videos that offer a behind-the-scenes look at the Township employees and volunteers who keep Chatham Township running. Click here to view the videos. 

Black Bear Encounters 
Learn what to do if you encounter a black bear in your neighborhood and learn more about the Comprehensive Black Bear Management Policy and black bear facts here.


2016 Introduced BudgetTaxes Cut for a Second
The Township Committee cut taxes for the second year-in-a-row and reflecting the lowest local purpose tax rate in more than 10 years! Few, if any, municipalities in New Jersey can tout this significant accomplishment. View the budget and financial statements here.


Mayor Curt Ritter recognized many of the Township’s volunteers during Volunteer Appreciation Month. Read the proclamation here, view the video here and learn more about volunteer opportunities here.

2016 Mayoral Statement

Read Mayor Curt Ritter’s 2016 Mayoral address where he outlines his goals and objectives for 2016 here or view the video here.

Mosquito Control and Zika Virus
Learn about mosquito prevention and the Zika Virus and what you can do to help it from spreading. View the presentation here.


Suicide Prevention Presentation
View our “Talk Saves Lives” presentation presented in partnership with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention here.






Municipal Building Hours
Effective May 31, 2016, the Municipal Building will be operating on Summer Hours.  Business hours on Monday through Thursday will remain 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM, and business hours on Friday will be 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM.

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