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 with your ideas, or give us a
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
Wednesday   8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday       8:00 am - noon
Saturday       8:00 am - 4:00 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

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, October 14, 2014, 7:00 pm

Land Use Board Meetings: Third Thursday at 7:30 pm
Next Meeting = Thursday, October 16, 2014, 7:30 pm
Upper Pittsgrove
431 Route 77, Elmer, NJ, 08318
856-358-1160 fax
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Last update: 9/29/2014
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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.
Fall Flu Clinic - FREE Flu Shots
for Salem County residents
sponsored by the
Salem County Health Department
NEW! Tax Maps are now online!
Township Budget Information
Household Hazardous Waste Day
for this year:
October 18, 2014
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
SCIA, 52 McKillip Rd, Alloway
Yard Sale Information
Yard sales are permitted on
residential properties in Upper
Pittsgrove Township, but some
restrictions apply (click on above
link for more information).
No permit or fee is required.
September is
National Preparedness Month;
"Be Disaster Aware;
Take Action to Prepare"
Hurricane Season Information
The 2014 Agricultural Plastic Pesticide
Container Recycling Program is winding
down with only a few dates left to
recycling plastics & cardboard.
CLICK HERE for the program details.