CURRENT NEWS & ALERTS
How Does ReCommunity Handle Our Recycling?
Ever wonder what happens to your recyclables after they are collected?
Here's a look at the ReCommunity Materials Recovery Facility. Take a guided tour of the MRF, watch the videos on how all the items are separated and access printable posters about the recycling process. "DON'T THROW AWAY OUR FUTURE!"
Chatham Emergency Squad Blood Bank
The Chatham Emergency Squad (CES) will sponsor its fourth and final blood bank for 2013 on Saturday December 7th from 8:30 AM to 2:30 PM at the Borough Squad Building; located at 31 North Passaic Avenue.
Cancer Screening for Men
The Madison Health Department is offering a free cancer screening for men on
Monday, December 9 beginning at 6:00 p.m. at the Madison Health Department, 28
Walnut Street in the Madison Civic Center.
If You Encounter a Bear
Here are some tips on what you can do to help decrease the presence of black bears in our neighborhoods. Michelle Smith, a biologist and bear educator for the State of New Jersey, Division of Fish and Wildlife, presented this important information to township residents on November 16th.
Passenger and Pedestrian Safety
With the start of a new school year, Chatham Board of Health and the Madison Health Department remind all residents that it is important to take the necessary precautions while on the road to ensure the safety of Chatham Township’s children.
Black Bear Information
The most common bear problem New Jersey's residents experience is black bears getting into their garbage. Bears are attracted to neighborhoods by garbage odors, so properly securing your garbage is one of the best ways to prevent bears from becoming a nuisance in your community.
Important Information for Chatham on Household Medical Waste Disposal
Chatham Borough and Township Police Departments are working on Take Back events
and other drop off options and will inform the community when they become available.
Sanitary Sewer Systems Modifications
Public sewers service a significant portion of Chatham Township. There are two publicly
owned/operated wastewater treatment plants located within the Township. The Chatham Glen
Water Pollution Control Plant (WPC No. 2) is a small plant that serves the Chatham Glen
Condominiums and some residential homes. The Chatham Main Water Pollution Control Plant
(WPC No. 1) is the main plant serving most of the Township.