Links and Resources

Local/Area Organizations

Springfield First Aid Squad – Home page for the independent, volunteer, non-profit Springfield First Squad

Springfield H.O.P.E. – Nonprofit charity outreach program intended to provide assistance to needy families in Springfield throughout the year

Springfield Chamber of Commerce

Springfield Business Improvement District

Springfield-Hillside Elks Lodge #2004

Springfield Knights of Columbus

Rotary Club of Springfield

SAGE Eldercare – A nonprofit organization providing programs and services to meet the changing needs of older adults, their families, and caregivers.

American Red Cross New Jersey Crossroads – Located in Summit, NJ, serves a population of 1.1 million people in Morris, Union and Warren Counties, and the towns of Millburn and Short Hills in Essex County. Humanitarian organization that responds to disaster and helps people prevent and prepare for emergencies. Also provides local senior support services, such as transportation, medical equipment lending, etc.

Daughters of the American Revolution Springfield Chapter

County

Union County, NJ – The official web site of Union County.

Union County GIS

Union County Road Construction Updates – Current or scheduled Union County road construction projects.

Union County Pothole Report Form

Union County Emergency Management – Trains for, maintains equipment for, and responds to disasters and emergencies and coordinates county and regional response and provides Hazardous Materials Response Team.

State

State of New Jersey  The official state web site. Directories, general information, and access to all states statutes.

New Jersey Association of County Tax Boards – Tax forms

New Jersey Voter Registration

NJ Division of Taxation

NJ Transit – Official site of the state transit agency; includes train and bus schedules.

Known Contaminated Sites in New Jersey

NJ DOT Pothole/Highway Maintenance Reporting

Federal

Senator Bob Menendez – United States Senator for New Jersey

Senator Cory Booker – United States Senator for New Jersey

Congressman Leonard Lance – New Jersey’s 7th Congressional District

Congress.gov – Legislative site with links to members of the Senate and House of Representatives.  This site includes information sources for legislative research. Links include Government Records & Publications; Indexes; News Services; Partisan Congressional Sites; Contacting Members of Congress; Education Resources; and Voting Records.

FedStats – A gateway to statistical reports of more than 70 government agencies.

Library of Congress – Website for the Library of Congress

Education

Springfield Free Public Library

Springfield Public Schools

Union County College

The League of Women Voters – A comprehensive reference containing voting information, a list of state and federal legislators – including office addresses and phone numbers, state commissioners and legislative committees.

General Government Resources

New Jersey Press Association – Search here for Springfield, New Jersey legal ads.

New Jersey League of Municipalities – A voluntary association created to help communities do a better job of self-government through pooling information resources and brain power.

Public Safety

Public Assistance

Springfield H.O.P.E. – Nonprofit charity outreach program intended to provide assistance to needy families in Springfield throughout the year

Community FoodBank of New Jersey

New Jersey Homesaver – offers eligible homeowners up to $50,000 in financial assistance to help bring their household monthly payment to an affordable level by using Hardest Hit Fund funds to facilitate a refinance, recast, or permanent modification of the first mortgage loan.

New Jersey HomeSeeker – provides $16,000 for first-time homebuyers and veterans to use as downpayment and/or closing cost assistance when purchasing a home in Atlantic, Camden, Essex, Gloucester, Passaic or Union County. The funds are provided as a 0% interest loan that is forgiven in five (5) years.

NJ Family Care – NJ Family Care is a federal and state funded health insurance program created to help New Jersey’s uninsured children have affordable health coverage.

PSE&G Payment Assistance Programs – PSE&G serves as the gas utility for Springfield.  They offer low-income, moderate-income and senior/disabled adult payment assistance programs.

 


Disclaimer

External links may be made to websites that meet the following criteria, as determined by the Township Administrator:

  • Sites that are owned and managed by a state, local or federal governmental agency or local school board.
  • Sites that are maintained by an organization that receives direct financial support from the township.
  • Sites that have a direct contractual relationship with the township for the provision of goods and/or services.
  • Sites that provide a unique online resource that will assist in the provision of services and/or information that compliment the purpose of the township’s web presence.

External links will not be made to sites that fall within any of the following criteria, as determined by the Township Administrator:

  • Sites that are owned or managed by a political party, candidate or special interest group or are of a political nature that are associated with, sponsored by or serving a candidate for elected office, any political party or organization supporting or seeking to defeat any candidate for elective office or ballot proposal.
  • Sites that are owned, managed, or provide content for commercial, non-profit, religious, community, civic or other organizations that do not have a direct contractual relationship with the township for the provision of goods and/or services.
  • Sites containing any materials that may reasonably be considered scurrilous or offensive. Offensive materials are defined as sexual content or images, slurs against race, religious or political beliefs, age, gender, sexual orientation, national origin or physical attributes.