Welcome
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 began 3/8/15 and ends 11/1/15

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, June 9, 2015, 7:00 pm

Land Use Board Meetings: Third Thursday at 7:30 pm
Next Meeting = Thursday, June 18, 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
Rand
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
Township
431 Route 77, Elmer, NJ, 08318
856-358-8500
856-358-1160 fax
deputyclerk@upperpittsgrovenj.org
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Last update: 5/28/2015
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The next SCIA
Household Hazardous Waste Collection
is Saturday, June 20th,
8:00 am - noon,
at the end of
Industrial Park Road in Pennsville.
Upper Pittsgrove
Hazard Mitigation Plan
As part of the on-going update of the
Salem County Multi-Jurisdictional
Hazard Mitigation Plan, a
Draft Municipal Appendix
is available for review that addresses
natural hazard mitigation issues for our
community. Click on the above link to
view and download the document.  
Comments can be submitted via the
“Contact Us” page on the website or to
Linda Buzby, Township Clerk, at
uptclerk@hotmail.com.
The Upper Pittsgrove Township
Land Use Board will also include an
opportunity for public comment during
the regularly scheduled Board
meeting on
May 21, 2015.
Yard Sale Information
2015 Budget Advertisement
Attention Farmers!
The
NJDA Ag Recycling Program
has started. The first pesticide container
collection date in Salem County
is April 10. For more information:
2015 Locations, Dates, Times

Program Details/What to Recycle.
2015 Dog Census & Licensing
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.