Public Notice: Request for Qualifications for the Provision of Municipal Ordinances Attorney Services

PUBLIC NOTICE REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS Notice is hereby given that the Township of Springfield will receive proposals on Tuesday, June 6, 2017, at 3:00 p.m., in the Office of the Township Clerk, Springfield Municipal Building, 100 Mountain Avenue, Springfield, NJ 07081, for the following service: FOR THE PROVISION OF MUNICIPAL […]

Community Invited to 2017 Memorial Day Ceremony & Parade

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 (corner of Shunpike Road and Mountain Avenue). Young and old will be called upon for a […]

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 […]

Township Begins Eliminating “Convenience” Fees Starting with Recreation

So-called “convenience” fees are often added costs associated with online transactions and credit card payments.  The Township of Springfield is slowly transitioning away from these fees, starting with online registration for all recreation programs.  While the Township does incur a merchant service fee for credit card transactions, this fee is […]

May 9, 2017 Township Committee Meeting Cancellation

The Township Committee Meeting regularly scheduled for Tuesday, May 9, 2017 has been canceled and rescheduled for Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 7 p.m. in the Municipal Building.