Springfield Park & Ride Jitney Services Announces Special Summer Schedule

In anticipation of the maintenance at Penn Station New York, the Township of Springfield has announced a special summer schedule for the Park & Ride Jitney Service to coincide with the NJ Transit schedule modifications.  Three departure times have changed and evening return service has been extended an additional half-hour […]

June 2017 Hazardous Weather Outlook

  On Monday, June 19, 2017, the US National Weather Service New York NY issued a hazardous weather alert calling for severe thunderstorms, flash flooding, rainfall totals of 1 to 2 inches, and damaging winds.  The Springfield Office of Emergency Management is monitoring the situation and departments are taking necessary precautions. […]

Municipal Offices Closed Thursday, June 22, 2017

On Thursday, June 22nd, municipal offices (not schools) will be closed for employee training.  This closure affects the Municipal Building, Municipal Annex, Public Works Building and Chisholm Community Center.  Senior citizen bus service will not be available.  The youth wing will open at 1 p.m. Thank you for your understanding […]

Community Invited to 2017 Memorial Day Ceremony & Parade

NOTICE: Due to inclement weather, the ceremony will be held indoors at the Chisholm Community Center. Help make Springfield’s annual Memorial Day program a truly special occasion. On Monday, May 29th, a ceremony to honor the fallen and salute the brave will begin at 10 a.m. at Veterans Memorial Park […]

Applications Being Accepted for 2017 Springfield Junior Police Academy

Springfield Police Chief John P. Cook has announced the dates for the 2017 session of the Department’s Junior Police Academy. The Academy will be running one, one-week session from July 31st thru August 4th, 2017, which will be held at the Springfield Police Department. Classes will run from 8:00 am […]

JCP&L Spring Transmission Aerial Patrol Notification 2017

Please be advised that the Chesapeake Bay Helicopters will be conducting JCP&L’s Spring Transmission Aerial Patrol. These inspections are scheduled to begin May 15th and typically require approximately 2 weeks to complete depending on weather conditions. The helicopters will be flying slowly (20-30 mph) along the lines, and may hover […]

Springfield Health Department Recognizes May 2017 as Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month

Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer in the United States. Ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun is the main cause of skin cancer. UV damage can also cause wrinkles and blotches or spots on your skin. The good news is that skin cancer can be prevented, and […]

2017 Laurel Drive Roadwork Notice

Please be advised that milling and paving of the roadway on Laurel Drive is scheduled to start on Tuesday May 2, 2017 and should be completed on Friday May 5, 2017, weather permitting.  Work will be performed between the hours of 7:00 am and 5:00 pm.  During the milling and […]

Recreation Department Announces Extended Hours

In order to better serve the Springfield community, the Recreation Department announces extended office hours of 8:00 am-6:00 pm on weekdays. Staff will be available to assist residents with sports, senior citizen, and pool registrations over the phone, in-person, or online via Community Pass. Pool photo ID cards can also […]

Michael Butrico Hired as New Assistant Director of Recreation

The Springfield Recreation Department is excited to welcome Michael Butrico as the Assistant Director of Recreation. Michael recently served as the Assistant Director and the Assistant Pool Technician with the Borough of Mountainside’s Recreation Department. He previously served as the Assistant Manager of Old Bridge Township’s Senior Center. Michael earned […]