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.  If you have any suggestions
for the web site click on the
Contact Us link and send an
email, or give us a call at 856-358-8500.

Municipal Building Office Hours
Monday - Thursday 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday - 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Closed Fridays
Offices/Departments (web page)
2015 Office/Staff Directory (printable page)

Convenience Center Trash/Recycling - Current Hours
Tuesday        4:00 pm - 8:00 pm (DST)
Wednesday   8:00 pm - 6:00 pm (DST)
Thursday       8:00 am - noon
Saturday       8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Daylight Saving Time hours begin on 3/8/15

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

Township Committee Meetings: Second Tuesday at 7:00 pm
Next Meeting = Tuesday, April 14, 2015, 7:00 pm

Land Use Board Meetings: Third Thursday at 7:30 pm
Next Meeting = Thursday, April 16, 2015, 7:30 pm

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
township. Detailed demographic information from the
Institute at Rutgers University can be found at:
Salem County & Upper Pittsgrove.

Upper Pittsgrove is a leader in farmland preservation in  New
Jersey. Over 8,400 acres are preserved out of 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.
Upper Pittsgrove
431 Route 77, Elmer, NJ, 08318
856-358-1160 fax
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Last update: 3/19/2015
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April is Chipping Month
2015 Dog Census
The township has authorized Ned Shimp
to conduct a census of dogs as required
by the State of NJ. Please be advised
that Ned will be visiting homes in the
next few months to count all dogs.
All Dog Licenses expired January 31, 2015.
Late fees (an extra $20 per license)
are in effect as of 3/16/15
Same day licensing is available on
Tuesdays, 10:30 am - 6:00 pm.
Mail or drop off payment with a copy of
rabies vaccination that is valid through
November 1, 2015.
POTHOLES and/or other
Road Maintenance Issues
Click on the above link for details on
reporting road problems.
Convenience Center Update
Daylight Saving Time hours are in effect:
Tuesdays -
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesdays - 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday - 8:00 am - noon
Saturday - 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
New - Trial Evening Hours
The Clerk's Office at the Municipal
Building will have trial extended hours on
Tuesdays, 8:30 - 6:00 pm,
beginning 2/17/2015.
Please note that same day service
for dog licensing will now be
Tuesdays,10:30 am - 6:00 pm.
Why are my taxes so high?