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Current volunteer opportunities

Posted on June 18, 2024

Please submit your resume if you're interested in serving as a volunteer. Current opportunities Library Board of Trustees We are looking for someone with finance or grant writing experience. Sewerage Authority We are looking for someone with a background in finance or engineering. Questions For more information, please contact Borough Administrator Kevin Sluka at KSluka@SomervilleNJ.org.
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PSE&G gas construction update: week of June 17

Posted on June 14, 2024

PSE&G and contractor crews will continue working on the gas pipe replacement project. Monday, June 17 to Friday, June 21 All work is weather permitting. Rehill Ave: Installing a main between Union Ave and Fairmount Ave Putnam St: Working between N Clark Ave and Post St (after Rehill Ave work is completed) Codington Pl: Connecting services...
South Davenport Street road closure map

South Davenport Street closed for pedestrian bridge construction

Posted on June 7, 2024

South Davenport Street will be closed for construction for approximately 4 weeks, starting on or about Monday, June 17. This closure is for the construction and installation of an aerial pedestrian bridge (or walkway) that will connect The Edge At Main apartment buildings. Road closure from June 17 to July 12 Full road closure: The...
Somerville Community Night

Get your tickets for Somerville Community Night

Posted on June 7, 2024

We invite all Somerville residents to enjoy a fun night out at the TD Bank Ballpark, home to the Somerset Patriots. Mayor Gallagher will throw out a ceremonial first pitch and we'll end the night with an amazing fireworks show! Game details Somerset Patriots (NYY) vs. Reading Fightin Phils (PHI) 7:05 pm, Tuesday, July 2...
A message from the mayor

Main Street is open!

Posted on June 6, 2024

A message from Mayor Brian Gallagher Somerville is at her best when tragedy strikes and we have people in need. The Borough will continue working with all the displaced families, from the June 4 fire, to help them find permanent housing. How you can help The Somerville Civic League is coordinating donations. You may make...
PSE&G map week of June 10

PSE&G gas construction update: week of June 10

Posted on June 6, 2024

PSE&G and contractor crews will continue working on the gas pipe replacement project. Monday, June 10 to Friday, June 14 All work is weather permitting. N. Auten Ave: Installing main from Main St to Rt 28/Union Ave Madison St: Installing main between Adamsville Rd N and Eastern States Pkwy Codington Pl: Connecting services between Main...
PSE&G map - week of June 3

PSE&G gas construction update: week of June 3

Posted on May 31, 2024

PSE&G and contractor crews will continue working on the gas pipe replacement project. All work is weather permitting. Work Schedule N. Gaston Ave Monday, June 3 Connecting services between Union Ave and Main St Work hours: 9 am to 2:30 pm Traffic control will include lane shifts and flagging (one lane of travel) N. Auten...
We planted 150 new trees!

Somerville plants 150 new trees with state grant

Posted on May 27, 2024

The Borough of Somerville completed a reforestation project and planted 150 tree saplings in 4 parks and along the Peter’s Brook greenway and intersecting streets. This project was funded by a $137,210 grant awarded to the Borough in 2022 by the NJ Department of Environmental Protection. The total project was estimated to cost $171,000 and...
Pickleball for adults

Register now for adult pickleball lessons

Posted on May 26, 2024

Registration is currently open to Somerville residents for the next session of Adult Pickleball lessons, conducted by Mike Watson and his staff. Lessons for beginners and advanced beginners will be offered on Tuesday or Sunday, starting on June 2. The cost is $90 for a 5-week session. Learn more about this program or register online.
PSE&G map

PSE&G gas construction update: week of May 28

Posted on May 23, 2024

PSE&G and contractor crews will continue working on the gas pipe replacement project. All work is weather permitting. Note: Crews will not work on Monday, May 27 in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. This Week Friday, May 24 PSE&G contractor crews will start striping the recently paved roads on Friday, May 24. Work will...
Memorial Day weekend graphic

2024 Memorial Day weekend events

Posted on May 21, 2024

UPDATE: Download photos from the Family Fun Ride (Community Ride), Memorial Day Parade and Tour of Somerville. Email registration is required to see the gallery. Downloads are free. High-resolution images, without a watermark, are available for purchase. We're looking forward to a busy holiday weekend in Downtown Somerville! Here's everything you need to know about...
2024 Tour of Somerville map

2024 Tour of Somerville traffic restrictions

Posted on May 20, 2024

We are excited to once again host the Tour of Somerville, a downtown Somerville tradition since 1940! This bicycle race will draw large crowds of spectators who will gather along the route to witness the excitement and cheer on the riders. Traffic restrictions Please refer to the map above or the resident notice to see...
2024 Memorial Day Parade map

2024 Memorial Day parade and ceremony

Posted on May 20, 2024

The Memorial Day Parade is back in Somerville!  Salute a veteran, starting at 8:15 am, on Monday, May 27, as the parade makes its way from the corner of Culver Street and East High Street to the Fire Museum on N. Doughty Avenue, and down West Main Street to S. Bridge Street. At this point,...
Road Construction Notice

No parking during PSE&G road construction

Posted on May 17, 2024

May 23 Update: PSE&G has completed this phase of the paving project. They will start striping the roads on Friday, May 24 and continue into early the following week. PSE&G started restoring Somerville roads with permanent paving on Monday, May 13. We will update this schedule as PSE&G provides new information. Last Update: May 23,...
PSE&G map

PSE&G gas construction update: week of May 20

Posted on May 16, 2024

PSE&G and contractor crews will continue working on the gas pipe replacement project. All work is weather permitting. Monday, May 20 to Friday, May 24 N. Gaston Avenue Crews will be connecting services between Union Ave and Main St. Work hours are from 9 am to 2:30 pm Traffic control will include lane shifts and...
PSE&G map

PSE&G gas construction update: May 13 week

Posted on May 8, 2024

PSE&G and contractor crews will continue working on the gas pipe replacement project. All work is weather permitting. Monday, May 13 to Friday, May 17 N. Gaston Avenue Crews will be connecting services between Union Ave and Main St. Work hours are from 9 am to 2 pm Traffic control will include lane shifts and...
PSE&G map

PSE&G gas construction update: May 6 week

Posted on May 3, 2024

Plan for road closures and detours, as PSE&G and contractor crews continue working on the gas pipe replacement project. All work is weather permitting. N. Gaston Avenue Monday, May 6 to Friday, May 10 Crews will be connecting services between Union Ave and Main St. Work hours are from 9 am to 2 pm Traffic...
Plan for detours and road closures in sections of N. Gaston Ave, Reimer St and Codington Pl

PSE&G gas construction update: April 29 week

Posted on April 26, 2024

Plan for road closures and detours next week, as PSE&G and contractor crews continue working on the gas pipe replacement project. All work is weather permitting. Reimer Street Monday, April 29 to Wednesday, May 1 Crews will be connecting services between N. Gaston Ave and Eastern Ave Work hours are from 9 am to 2...
Map showing where no parking area will be expanded on Mountain Avenue

No parking area to be extended on Mountain Avenue

Posted on April 24, 2024

The Borough Council introduced an ordinance on March 18 that will extend the area where no parking or standing is allowed on Mountain Avenue, at the W. Cliff Street and Altamont Place intersection. The public hearing will be held at 7 pm, Monday, May 6, at the Somerville Civic Center (24 Robeson Street). The meeting...
PSE&G construction map

PSE&G gas construction update: April 22 week

Posted on April 19, 2024

Plan for road closures and detours next week, as PSE&G and contractor crews continue working on the gas pipe replacement project. All work is weather permitting. N. Gaston Ave Monday, April 22 (8 pm to 6 am) There will be a road closure with detours between Union Ave and Main St PSEG&G will be installing...
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