Welcome to the official web site of Upper Pittsgrove
Township. The home page is updated regularly with the latest
township news items, so check back frequently. Changes in
office hours and/or meeting cancellations will be posted
under the 'Latest News' column.  

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call during business hours at 856-358-8500.

Municipal Building Hours
Monday - Thursday
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Closed Fridays
Offices/Departments (web page)
Office/Staff Directory (printable page)

Trash/Recycling - Current Convenience Center Hours
Tuesday        4:00 pm - 8:00 pm (3:00 pm - 5:00 pm DST)
Wednesday   8:00 am - 6:00 pm (8:00 pm - 4:00 pm DST)
Thursday       8:00 am - noon
Saturday       8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Reminder - Daylight Savings Time hours begin on 11/3/14

About Upper Pittsgrove
Upper Pittsgrove Township is located in Salem County, in
southern New Jersey. Incorporated March 10, 1846, the
township covers 40.5 square miles. As of the 2010 census
there are 3,505 people and 1,310 housing units in the

Upper Pittsgrove is a leader in farmland preservation in  New
Jersey. Over 8,400 acres are preserved out of the 25,000 total
acres in the township, making Upper Pittsgrove number one in
the state for total acres of preserved farmland. The township
also leads New Jersey in total number of active agricultural
acres (17,569 acres).  
Click here for a map of farmland
preserved ground in Upper Pittsgrove Township.  For more
information about farmland preservation programs
click here.

Township Committee
Jack Cimprich, Mayor
Edward Meschi, Deputy Mayor
William Brooks
Bruce Bishop
William Gantz, Jr.

Township Committee Meetings: Second Tuesday at 7:00 pm
Next Meeting = Tuesday, November 11, 2014, 7:00 pm

Land Use Board Meetings: Third Thursday at 7:30 pm
Next Meeting = Thursday, November 20, 2014, 7:30 pm
Upper Pittsgrove
431 Route 77, Elmer, NJ, 08318
856-358-1160 fax
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Last update: 10/27/2014
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Hours for the 4th Quarter Tax Collection:
Monday, Nov. 3, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday, Nov. 6, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
**Monday, Nov. 10, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm**
Mailing address:
Tax Collector  
PO Box 385
Elmer, NJ 08318
last day of the grace period
Halloween Trick or Treat Hours
Friday October 31
5:00 - 8:00 pm
The township provides chipping services
during the month of October for normal
seasonal tree and shrub trimming. Place
small branches and brush on the edge of
the road with cut ends facing road.  
Call the
Public Works Dept at 358-0466
and leave a message with your name and
address and they will put you on the
chipping list for your road.
October Flu Clinics - FREE Flu Shots
for Salem County residents
sponsored by the
Salem County Health Department
Last FREE Rabies Clinic for 2014
Saturday, November 1
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Elmer Fire Hall, 100 Penn St, Elmer
General Election
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Household Document Shredding Event
November 15, 2014
9:00 am - noon
52 McKillip Rd, Alloway
NEW! Tax Maps are now online!
Township Budget Information