Borough Hall will be closed on Friday, June 21 in observance of Juneteenth. Expect temporary road closures for the Spartan Spirit 5K on Saturday, June 22.

Apply to volunteer on a board or committee

Somerville residents and business owners can volunteer to serve on a board, committee, or commission. This is a great way to help make Somerville a better place to live and work.

Need to know

  • Terms begin on January 1
  • Term lengths vary from 1 to 4 years, depending on the position

Before you start

Learn about the board or commission you want to serve on. Attend or watch a meeting for the board or commission you are interested in joining.


  1. Complete and sign the Citizen Leadership form.
  2. Submit the form:
    • Electronically by clicking the submit button
    • Print and mail it to the Administrator's office at 25 West End Ave, Somerville, NJ, 08876

What's next

We will review your application and contact you to discuss the interview process.

Get help

Kevin Sluka
Borough Administrator

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