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Tuesday January 23, 2018


New Mayor Mark Conforti, Jaffer Inauguration and Future Township HQ Highlight January Re-Org

 At the Township Committee’s annual reorganization meeting held Monday, January 8, Mark Conforti was appointed the mayor of Montgomery for 2018. He takes up the leading role after many years of local volunteer service as a school board member, Planning Board chairman, and over the last several years as the “numbers guy” on the Committee.

Conforti identified three quality of life factors that make Montgomery attractive for families to live in, now known as a... More

Rocky Hill Reorganization Mtg

Montgomery News Feature Story

Rocky Hill Borough Clerk Rebecca P. Newman administers the oath of office to Council President William “Billy” Dawson as witnessed by the Dawson children: William, 13, Miles, 9, and Mary, 7. Councilman Robert Uhrik was also sworn-in to office for a two-year-term during the first council meeting of the year. Photo @ Barbara A. Preston

Free Tax Form Prep Assistance Starts Feb 12

Free tax return preparation @ the Otto Kaufman Community Center in Skillman

The AARP and the Somerset County Retired Senior Volunteer Program Tax Aide program provides free federal and state tax preparation services with special attention for seniors & lower income... More

Big Band Bash Set for Jan. 26

 The Montgomery Township Schools Jazz Bands are hosting their annual evening of great jazz, a 50/50 drawing, tricky trays and tasty delights on Friday, January 26 at 7pm. This popular event benefits the Montgomery Township Band Program and promises to be even bigger and better this... More

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Township Tax Collector Saturday Hours

Due to the tremendous amount of residents looking to prepay their 2018 property taxes, the Tax Office at the Municipal Building will be open on... More

Community: Somerset County Sheriff phone scam alert

Somerset County Residents are receiving calls from a Lt. Dan O’Brien or Sgt. Dan O’Brien from telephone # 908-505-8872 advising them... More


Sponsored by Montgomery Township Health Department/Animal Control

Protect your pet (and your community)!


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Rich Smith Honored at His Last Committee Meeting

At the December 21 Township Committee meeting, Mayor Ed Traszka read a resolution honoring six-year Committeeman Rich Smith for his service to the... More

Two MTPD Sergeants Sworn In

The Montgomery Police promoted two officers to the rank of sergeant at the Thursday, December 21 Township Committee building.

Police... More

Prepayment of 2018 Property Taxes

To All Montgomery Township Residents:

Please be advised, in order to be of greater service to Montgomery residents, we are accepting... More

SCLSNJ Awarded $12,000 National Endowment for the Humanities Grant

Library’s Common Heritage initiative will explore “The Evolution of a Thriving Community: From Farming to Fortune 500 and... More

Princeton Montessori Students Wrap Up Holiday Giving Drive

Princeton Montessori School students and their families donated toys, hats and mittens for the school's annual Holiday Giving Drive, which ended... More