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Posted on: September 17, 2020

Volunteer for Summit


Community volunteers are needed to serve on several City of Summit boards, committees and commissions. The deadline to submit an application is Thursday, October 15.

Application and more info Citizen Involvement
Posted on: September 15, 2020

Summit Police Dept and Summit Downtown Inc. launch Wear a Mask rewards campaign

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Summit Downtown Inc. is providing 100, five-dollar gift cards for Summit Police Officers to hand out when they see students wearing masks properly over the mouth and nose. Program begins on Wed 9/16 and will continue until all 100 cards are given out.

Wear a Mask program video Public Safety
Posted on: September 10, 2020

New Hours for Health & Vital Statistics Department

Health Dept drop box

Until further notice, the Office of Health & Vital Statistics will be open for walk-in hours from 1PM to 4:15PM, Monday to Friday. Drop box is located outside office entrance for convenient paperwork drop-off. Phones answered from 8:30AM to 4:15PM daily.

More information and applications Health Office and Vital Statistics
Posted on: September 3, 2020

School Crossing Guards Needed. Apply TODAY.

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This PT job comes with a personal sense of satisfaction as you safeguard school children across busy intersections to and from school. School crossing guards oversee pedestrian safety around schools in the morning and at the end of the school day.

Job description and employment application Public Safety
Posted on: August 7, 2020

Emergency notifications are sent from this phone number


Summit emergency notifications are sent from a phone number that has been flagged by some phone service providers as SPAM. Please program 908-608-8051 into your contacts so you do not miss important information from us.

Sign up for emergency notifications Public Safety
Posted on: August 3, 2020

Sign up TODAY to receive emergency notifications

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Get timely and reliable emergency alerts from the City of Summit. Swift Reach is the official notification system used during storms, power outages and to deliver essential warning messages to the community.

Get emergency alerts Public Safety
Posted on: June 30, 2020

Restaurants open for outdoor/indoor dining mix, curbside pickup and takeout

Outdoor dining WEBSITE

Common Council approved extending outdoor dining on Maple Street and in parklets until 11/30 to help boost local economic recovery, and support businesses and restaurants as NJ reopens. State of NJ allowing indoor dining at 25% capacity (effective 9/4).

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

Participate in the next Common Council meeting by video conference

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To view the Meeting on YouTube

Members of the public who wish to participate in the meeting may do so by joining online or over the telephone at 7:30 P.M. Individuals will be able to provide public co...

Meeting access codes and instructions

Mayor & Common Council