News & Events


Canal Walk Feb. 25
The Delaware & Raritan Canal Watch will hold another in a series of interpretive walking tours of the D&R Canal on Saturday, Feb. 25 at...read more

‘BOBO Fridays’ Food Drive – Feb. 17
The next “Buy One, Bring One” collection of food for Somerset County families and individuals in need will be held Friday, Feb. 17. “Your donation...read more

Non-profits - Enjoy a Community Box at a Somerset Patriots Game!
Deadline Nearing to Enjoy Ballpark Community Box Nonprofits, Community Organizations: Requests due by 4 p.m. on Feb. 17 Requests are now being accepted to use...read more

Annual Pasta Drive, MHS Boys Basketball
The Montgomery High School Boys Basketball team is proud to sponsor our annual pasta drive! All donations will be given to the Montgomery Food Pantry...read more

Carrier Clinic Coffeehouse Series Feb. 22 - Beat the Winter Blues
CarrierCoffeehouseDon’tbeSAD2.22.2017 Download Flyer...read more

Important Reminder: Think Before You Flush
Avoid Drain Pain – Don’t Flush These Things Just because the package says flushable doesn’t mean it’s true.  Many items marketed as disposable and/or flushable...read more

Businesses Need to File Recycling Tonnage Reports by March 1
In accordance with New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Recycling Regulation NJAC 7:26A-10.3, businesses are responsible for the separation and proper disposal of mandatory recyclable...read more

Kid Connection Preschool Open House Feb. 11th
Montgomery Kid Connection will be hosting a Preschool open house and registration event for new families on Saturday February 11th 9am-12pm. Meet and greet some...read more

Tax Window Opening for Extended Hours
The Montgomery Township tax collector's window will be open for extended hours during the first quarter property tax period. From February 1st until February 28th,...read more

Women's Only Winter Formal Event Feb. 10th
Women's Only Winter Formal event being organized by Montgomery South Asian Charity Foundation for the benefit of Montgomery EMS The event will be held on...read more

“Weeds and Wildflowers in Winter" Feb. 5th
This walk in Hobler Park is in a large open field, rich in grasses, flowers and wildlife.   Come learn to identify plants in the...read more

"The Black Soldier in the Revolutionary War" - Feb. 5 Talk
The Millstone Valley Preservation Coalition in partnership with the Hillsborough Reformed Church proudly presents: The Black Soldier in the  American Revolutionary War an interpretation by Joe Becton...read more

Deputy Mayor Cuts Ribbon at New Asian Restaurant
  Montgomery Deputy Mayor Rich Smith congratulates the management of the newly opened "Aja" Restaurant at 1736 Rt. 206 South in Skillman, upon their ribbon...read more

'BOBO Fridays' Food Drive Jan. 20
Freeholder Patricia Walsh has announced that the first 2017 “Buy One, Bring One” collection of food for Somerset County families and individuals in need will...read more

Twp. Committee Reorganizes for 2017
Selects Ed Trzaska for his 3rd Tenure as Mayor The Montgomery Township Committee renewed their commitment to continued fiscal responsibility and high quality public service...read more

New! Yoga/Pilates Strength w/ Liz
New! Yoga/Pilates Strength w/ Liz Dates: Mon, Jan 23 - Mar 20 (no 2/20) Time: 6:00 - 7:00pm Cost: $90 (8 weeks) Location: Otto Kaufman Community...read more

Inspirational Boot Camp w/ Liz!
NEW! Inspirational Boot Camp w/ Liz Dates: Mon, Jan 23 - Mar 20 (no 2/20) Time: 7:00 - 8:00pm Cost: $120 (8 weeks, includes last...read more

Christmas Tree Drop-off and Pick-up Starts Jan. 9
The Montgomery Township Department of Public Works will be starting curbside Christmas tree collection on Monday, January 9, 2017.  Please do not wait to put...read more

Recycling Pickup Delay Due to Holiday
Recycling collection is Friday, Jan. 6th in Montgomery.  There are delays in pickup occurring due to holiday volumes.  Please leave your recycling at the curb....read more

Model for Healthy Living - Through the Lens of Scripture, Begins Sat., Jan. 8
This 11 week Sunday School class is designed to explore 7 aspects of healthy living: faith life, work, exercise, medical, emotional, nutrition, and friends and...read more

Montgomery Senior Center - January Activities
The senior centers operated by the Somerset County Office on Aging & Disability Services have announced the January program schedule.  All programs begin at 11:00...read more

Gibraltar Rock Donates Holiday Turkeys to Fire Fighters
This season represents the 7th successive year that Gibraltar Rock of Belle Mead expressed their gratitude for the service that volunteer fire fighters of Montgomery...read more

‘First Saturday of the Month’ Drop-off on Jan. 7
BRIDGEWATER - Somerset County Freeholder Mark Caliguire, recycling liaison, invites residents to take advantage of the next First Saturday of the Month Drop-off event Jan....read more

Line Dancing Night Jan. 6th
Led by DJ Dave Kim Friday–January 6, 2017 7 PM to 11 PM Adults $15; Students $10 (College Students pay Student Rate with ID) Food...read more

Township Committee 2017 Reorganization Mtg. January 5th
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the 2017 Montgomery Township Committee Reorganization Meeting will be held on Thursday, January 5, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.  The meeting will take...read more

New Captain / Police Director Thomas Wain Sworn-in
Kurt Rock Also Sworn in as Lieutenant. For the first time in almost a decade, Montgomery Township has appointed a new Police Director. Captain Thomas...read more

Nominations Sought for Outstanding Women Awards
Do you know a Somerset County woman who has made extraordinary contributions to her career field or her community? The Somerset County Commission on the...read more

Montgomery Girls Softball - Spring Registration Now Open!
Register now at http://www.montgomerysoftball.com for our Spring season!!...read more

Township's 2017 Recycling Drop-off Dates
(Note: Not to be confused with Curbside Pickup or Container Facility days.) Drop-Off Box for Recyclables at Montgomery Public Works Yard – For the convenience...read more

Veterans Town Hall Mtg. & Claims Set for Dec. 14
Somerset County Freeholder Brian D. Levine invites veterans, their families, and advocates to attend a Town Hall Meeting & Claims Clinic Wednesday, Dec. 14, at...read more

Snow Plowing: What Montgomery Does, How Residents Can Help
Clearing township roads when snow storms hit is more logistically challenging than you might think.  Residents play an important role. Please read down to find...read more

Toastmasters Gavel Club for Kids
Calling All 3rd to 8th Graders Montgomery Gavel Club is a youth leadership program, affiliated to Toastmasters International. The club enables participants to develop their...read more

New Shops /Neighborhood in Belle Mead Balanced by Open Space
What is the construction visible along Rt. 206 near Pike Run? “Country Club Meadows” is a mixed use development which has broken ground along Route...read more

Montgomery EMS Blood Drive on December 10th
Montgomery EMS (MEMS) is hosting a Community Blood Drive on Saturday, December 10, 2016 from 9 am to 2 pm at the Montgomery EMS squad...read more

December 1st is World AIDS Day
Working Towards an AIDS-Free Generation Each year, millions of people around the world will stand together on December 1st in part to remember the struggles...read more

OPERATION SANTA
Santa Claus is coming to Town & he is on a Fire Engine! Imagine how excited your children will be to have Santa Claus arrive...read more

Santa's Calling
Santa’s Calling! Santa will call the children in town to wish them a happy holiday on Tuesday & Wednesday evening, Dec 13 & 14 from...read more

Tree Lighting & Holiday Singalong
Tree Lighting & Holiday Sing-Along! Please join us for a festive celebration of the December holidays featuring a sing-along, tree lighting & refreshments. Our festivities...read more

Opportunities to Serve on Municipal Boards
Montgomery residents who would like to volunteer to serve on a municipal board, commission or committee are encouraged to apply for position appointments for 2017....read more

'First Saturday of the Month' Recycling Drop-off Dec. 3rd
First Saturday of the Month’ Drop-Off Dec. 3 Somerset County Freeholder Mark Caliguire, recycling liaison, invites residents to take advantage of the next First Saturday...read more

Trinity Craft Fair & Bake Sale Dec. 10th
Trinity Church of Rocky Hill's annual Holiday Craft Fair and Bake Sale will be held on Saturday, December 10, from 9 am to 1 pm. There...read more

Sinterklaas Holiday Bazaar Dec. 3rd
Saturday, December 3, 9AM – 2PM Blawenburg Reformed Church 424 Rt. 518, Blawenburg, NJ Handcrafted Ornaments, Quilted & Knitted Items, Handmade Cards Homemade Baked Goods,...read more

DEP Launches Pilot Mobile App for Reporting Non-Emergency Environmental Incidents
The Department of Environmental Protection has launched a pilot mobile application that will enhance protection of public health and the environment by enabling the public...read more

Drought Warning Now in Effect - H2O Conservation Measures
State Has Issued Drought Warning A drought warning has been issued for the following 14 counties — in which millions of New Jerseyans rely on the public...read more

Family Winterfest at M.J. Library
Crafts, Refreshments, Snowman Toss, Lifesized Candyland - All are welcome! Mary Jacobs Library, Washington St., Rocky Hill, NJ 08553 Go to www.sclsnj.org for further info...read more

MEMS Blood Drive Dec. 10th
Montgomery EMS (MEMS) is hosting a Community Blood Drive on Saturday, December 10, 2015 from 9 am to 2 pm at the Montgomery EMS squad...read more

Waldorf School Winter Events
Educating the Head, Heart, and Hands of Children PreK–Grade 8 WOW! Waldorf on Wednesdays Group Tours + More December 7, February 1 & February 15,...read more

NJDOT: Work to Resume Mon., Nov. 21 on Rt. 518 Bridge
According to a November 18th press release received from the New Jersey Department of Transportation, work on the Rt. 518 Bridge in Rocky Hill will...read more

Carrier Coffeehouse on Dec. 7th
See the following flyer for details: carriercoffeehouseposter DOWNLOAD FLYER...read more

Library Thanksgiving Hours
Somerset County Library System of New Jersey has announced Library branch Thanksgiving holiday hours. All SCLSNJ library branches will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday,...read more

2016 Turkey Donation Program with ShopRite of Montgomery
Montgomery Township is pleased to announce that we will once again work with ShopRite of Montgomery on a Turkey Donation program for Thanksgiving 2016. If...read more

Photos of Montgomery Veterans Day Celebration
Please go to this website's Photo Gallery pages at: http://www.twp.montgomery.nj.us/about-montgomery/photo-gallery Source: Montgomery Twp. Clerks Office...read more

Jersey Cares Annual Winter Coat Drive thru Dec. 7th
More than just an article of clothing, your coat can open opportunities for someone who needs one. You can enable a job-seeker to continue his...read more

Pop Warner Jr. Var. Football in Eastern Region Final
MONTGOMERY COMMUNITY - COME CHEER ON OUR TEAM! Our Pop Warner Junior Varsity Football Team (11 & 12 year old) is in the Eastern Region...read more

SCVTHS Students Decorate American Flag Retiring Box
Somerset County Sheriff Frank J. Provenzano, in collaboration with county Veterans Services Director Peter Niemiec and the Somerset County Vocational & Technical Schools, is proud...read more

Holiday Piano Concert Dec. 4th
Christmas Piano Concert Dr. Laura Bell   Featuring Festive Sing-Along and Organist,  Dr. Anthony Godlefski Sunday December 4th, 2016 - 4 PM Montgomery United Methodist...read more

General Election Results (Unofficial)
Please see the following PDF chart, organized by voting district, of election results / unofficial count for Montgomery Twp. voting in person only (does not...read more

TAX WINDOW OPENING EARLY
Trial Run Oct. 24 – Nov. 30 For the public’s convenience, Montgomery Township will institute new hours at our tax collector window during the upcoming...read more

New Express Bus Line to NYC from Hillsborough
A new express bus line from Hillsborough to New York City began running in October. The new line operates weekdays only from the Hillsborough Promenade,...read more

Proposed Gas Compressor Station in Franklin Twp. - Environmental Impact Study
UPDATE - Montgomery Twp. Committee Resolution 16-11-209 in Opposition of Project - 11/03/16   Ebulletin Archive- See Nov. 4 The staff of the Federal Energy Regulatory...read more

Zwicker Announces Fall Open House Nov. 14th
Assemblyman Andrew Zwicker is hosting a Fall Open House on Monday, November 14th from 6 to 8 PM at his offices at 23 Orchard Road,...read more

GPYO Auditions Dec. 19
Greater Princeton Youth Orchestra(GPYO) will be holding auditions on Monday, December 19 for new members.  We are looking for elementary through high school students in...read more

Lead Poisoning Prevention
A 2 year old child goes to his doctor for a routine check-up. During the visit, his mom tells the doctor that she is worried...read more

Library to hold 11th Annual Food & Wine Fundraiser Nov. 5
The Mary Jacobs Memorial Library Foundation will host its 11th annual food and wine fundraising event at the Mary Jacobs Memorial Library, 64 Washington Street,...read more

Free Rabies Vaccination Clinic for Dogs & Cats
  In partnership with Montgomery Township Animal Control Protect your pet (and your community)! Saturday, November 19, 2016 Hopewell Borough Train Station 2 Railroad Place...read more

Household Hazardous Waste Drop-off 10/22
Somerset County Freeholder Mark Caliguire, recycling liaison, invites residents to take advantage of Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) drop-off events to clean up  household hazardous waste...read more

Volunteers Sought for Fall Leaf Clean-Up
Would you like to help an elderly or disabled person get his or her yard ready for the winter months? The Somerset County Office of...read more

NJAW Work on Orchard Rd. near Opossum begins Oct. 10th
Starting October 10, 2016 NJ American Water will be working on Orchard Road near Opossum Road.  Roads will remain open but be alert for traffic...read more

Youth Conference: 'Leadership in Action: Qualities of a Leader'
Somerset County teens in grades 7 to 12 are invited to attend Somerset County’s 20th annual Youth Conference on Thursday, Oct. 27, from 6 to...read more

The History of U.S. Presidential Elections & NJ - Nov. 3rd
On Nov. 3rd at 7 pm., Van Harlingen Historical Society will present Brian Armstrong, the President of the South River Historical & Preservation Society speaking...read more

Leadership Somerset Deadline Oct. 31 - Open House Oct. 5 & 13
Application Deadline is Oct. 31 Adults who live or work in Somerset County are invited to apply for the Class of 2017. You may be...read more

Fall Flu Vaccination Clinics
Montgomery Township Wednesdays, Oct. 5, 12 & 19 Time: 9 AM to 1 PM Otto Kaufman Community Center 356 Skillman Rd. Skillman, NJ 08558 Additional...read more

Photos of Montgomery FunFest '16 are Posted
Funfest was a day of fun for everyone on Sept. 25! The fair included more than a hundred-fifty booths showcasing local businesses, art, contemporary crafts,...read more

Fall Leaf Clean-up Help for Elderly & Disabled Residents
Do you know an elderly or disabled person who needs help getting his or her yard ready for the winter months? The Somerset County Office...read more

New Information on Zika Virus and Prevention
New information on the Zika virus has been posted on the Health Department's page of this website.   Downloadable PDF brochures provide info on Mosquito...read more

Montgomery FunFest Sept. 25th - Come Join the Fun!
The Montgomery FunFest on Sunday, September 25th from 12-5 will be a day of fun for everyone; with more than a hundred-fifty booths showcasing local...read more

Somerset County Weekend Journey through the Past
Don’t miss Somerset County’s 11th Annual Weekend Journey through the Past, an opportunity to step back in time.  More than 25 historic sites countywide will...read more

Calling All Boys For Cub Scouts
Montgomery Twp. Cub Scouts is taking applications now for boys in 1st through 3rd grade interested in joining scouting. Discover how, for over 80 years, Cub...read more

NFL Punt, Pass & Kick Competition Sept. 17
A local competition of NFL PP&K comes to Montgomery! It is open to girls and boys age 6-15 and will be held on Saturday September 17, beginning...read more

STEM Program for Girls Oct. 15 at Somerset Cty. VoTech
Somerset County Freeholder Director Patricia Walsh invites girls in grades six through eight to participate in a STEM program on Saturday, Oct. 15, from 8:30...read more

6-Week Free Program on Diabetes Self-Management
The Montgomery Evangelical Free Church will host a free six-week program on diabetes disease self-management, a participant education program developed by Stanford University. The class...read more

9-11 Blood Drive Sept. 16 - Please Give!
Give the gift of life! Blood supplies often decrease after the summer months. Blood drives are being held in Montgomery to honor our emergency services volunteers....read more

South Somerset County CROP Hunger Walk Oct. 16
When:     Sunday October 16, 2016 Registration begins: 1:30pm Walk begins: 2:00pm Where:   Harlingen Reformed Church, Corner of Route 206 & Dutchtown-Harlingen Rd., Belle Mead,...read more

Freeholders Bridge Funding Gap to Continue Rt. 518 Construction
Somerset County Freeholder Board Bridges Funding Gap with State of New Jersey over Route 518 Construction County Route 518 Bridge to Re-open After Successful Summer Talks...read more

Community Coffeehouse at Carrier Clinic
Come out for coffee and conversation onTuesday, Sept. 27, 2016, from 6:30 to 8:30 pm in the BRC Cafe at Carrier Clinic. Topic: "What happens when...read more

Celebrate the High Holidays at Congregation Kehilat Shalom
Tickets Available to Community Summer is winding down and congregants at Congregation Kehilat Shalom (CKS) are already preparing for The Jewish High Holidays – Rosh...read more

Walk of Hope & Awareness Day Sept. 17 @ Carrier Clinic
Carrier Clinic’s sixth annual Walk of Hope & Awareness Day will take place on Saturday, September 17, 2016 from 9am to 12noon.  The day includes...read more

Voters wanted to serve as Poll Workers
The Somerset County Election Board is looking for registered voters to serve as poll workers for the upcoming General Election on November 8 and future...read more

Police Press Release - 09/12/16
On Monday August 29th, at 6:09 p.m., Montgomery Police responded to Route 518 near the intersection of Spring Hill Road for a hit and run...read more

MEMS Cadet Spaghetti Dinner Oct. 2
Come on out for the 3rd annual Spaghetti Dinner hosted by the Montgomery EMS Cadets to benefit the Cadet program on October 2nd, 2016 from...read more

'BOBO' Fridays' Food Drive - Sept. 16
The next “Buy One, Bring One” collection of food for Somerset County families and individuals in need will be held Friday, Sept. 16. “The Food...read more

Deer Hunting Program September 10th to February 18th
In order to help control the deer population, Montgomery Township administers an annual program that allows deer hunting on certain open space properties of the...read more

Recycling Drop-off Sept. 10 & Haz. Waste Day Sept. 17
‘First Saturday of the Month’ Drop-Off Sept. 10 Somerset County Freeholder Mark Caliguire, recycling liaison, invites residents to take advantage of the next First Saturday of...read more

Libraries offer talks on Author H.G. Wells - Sept. 22 & Oct. 18
Princeton University Professor Alfred Bendixen will lecture about English author H.G. Wells (1866 -1946) and, in particular, Wells’ first novel, The Time Machine, at Somerset...read more

Call for Fall Interns at DoughMain
DoughMain Education Foundation is seeking students to serve as interns, develop professionally and see the direct lasting impact they can make on an organization and...read more

Backyard Composting Workshops include a Compost Bin
Somerset County will be holding two composting workshops on Wednesday, September 21 from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m and again at 6:30 to 8 pm. The workshop...read more

Historic Camp Meeting Revival Sept. 17
Saturday, September 17th 11am-2pm Skillman Park (across Route 601 from Montgomery High School)   Wear your Sunday best or come as you are! Bring your...read more

Students' Use of Buses Can Help Cut Down Traffic
Officials Encourage Student Use of School Buses in light of Rt. 518 Bridge Closure Due to the continued closure of the Rt. 518 bridge in...read more

Greater Princeton Youth Orchestra Returns for New Season
On September 12th, GPYO returns for another exciting season with two new staff members.  David Rabinowitz, the band teacher at Montgomery middle school takes over as Conductor...read more

Now Hiring, Aquatic Supervisors!
Calling all local college age students! We are looking for aquatic supervisors to assist with our exciting aquatic programs including our swim team! Individuals must...read more
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