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Posted on: June 18, 2021

No fees for parking in Summit on Juneteenth


Saturday, June 19 is Juneteenth and a parking holiday in Summit, NJ. There are no fees required in municipal lots and garages or for on street parking.

Posted on: June 16, 2021

Celebrate the fourth of July in Summit

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The City of Summit’s 74th annual Fourth of July celebration will take place on Sunday, July 4, 2021 at Soldiers Memorial Field, located at 5 Myrtle Ave. The community celebration will include entertainment, rides and amusements, and a food truck...

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Community News
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Mayor Radest City Hall office hours and Meet the Mayor events

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Summit Mayor Nora Radest will resume in-person office hours at City Hall beginning on Monday, June 14, 2021. The mayor will hold office hours from 10AM to 12PM on Mondays and from 10:30AM to 12:30PM on Wednesdays. No appointment required.

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Mayor & Common Council
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Summit Police Dept receives grant for body camera equipment


SUMMIT, N.J., June 9, 2021 – The Summit Police Department has been awarded a grant for body cameras in the amount of $118,000 from the New Jersey Office of the Attorney General.

Monies from the grant will allow the Summit Police...

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Public Safety
Posted on: June 3, 2021

Summit Free Market events held on second Saturday of each month

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The next event is Saturday 6/12 from 8AM to 3PM at Summit Transfer Station on 40 New Providence Ave. Item drop off and shopping by appointment only. Signups for a 30-minute time slot begin at noon on Monday 6/7. Masks required unless fully vaccinated.

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Posted on: May 24, 2021

Common Council returns to in-person meetings June 1

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Summit Common Council returned to in-person meetings at City Hall on Tuesday, June 1, 2021. Meetings will be broadcast live on the City of Summit YouTube channel and on Comcast Channel 36 and Verizon Channel 30.

Masks will be required for all meeting atten...

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Mayor & Common Council
Posted on: May 17, 2021

2021 Budget Snapshot coming to a mailbox near you

Municipal Budget Snapshot

Each year in May, city administration creates a summary document to highlight key aspects of the municipal budget. The 2021 budget snapshot is mailed to all property owners in Summit and is available on the city website.

Budget Snapshot (PDF) Administration
Posted on: May 4, 2021

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

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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 4, 2021

Update on Broad Street West redevelopment project

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On Thursday 5/20, the city hosted a video conference meeting and update on the Broad Street West redevelopment project with the designated developers presenting draft concept plans. Members of the public had an opportunity for questions and comments.

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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.

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