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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.

2017 Arbor Day Celebration

Join the Township of Springfield for the 2017 Arbor Day celebration!

Springfield Health Department Launches “Healthy Family Challenge” Program

The Springfield Health Department is enrolling interested families in a free 6-week program to have fun and get fit with your family. It features yoga, walking, and health education from a medical doctor. The program takes place on Wednesdays between May 3, 2017 and June 7, 2017 from 6:30 p.m. […]

2017 Spring Cleaning Collection

Starting Monday, April 3rd through Friday, April 28th, the Department of Public Works will be canvassing the town on a regular basis collecting soft vegetative waste.  In order for it to be collected, residents must use either biodegradable bags or cans.  Plastic bags or loose debris in the curb line will […]

March 30, 2017 Delayed Opening

There will be a delayed opening on Thursday, March 30th for municipal offices (not schools) for a public safety exercise.  Municipal offices will open to the public at 9:30 a.m.  Thank you for your understanding and patience!

New Jersey American Water 2017 Hydrant Flushing Schedule

New Jersey American Water, the water service utility for Springfield, has announced their 2017 Hydrant Flushing schedule. This program may affect water pressure or cause discoloration. For more information and specific dates, read their alert at

2017 Paper Shredding & Hazardous Waste Recycling Dates

The Department of Public Works is pleased to announce the schedule for two special events for residents. These services are provided at no additional cost to the residents of Springfield.  The programs are funded through various recycling grants. Proof of residency is required. Absolutely no businesses will be allowed. The events will […]