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500 Main St.
Metuchen, NJ 08840

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MFD Open House (pdf)
Metuchen Fire Department Open House, Friday October 11.
Tot Trot and Fall Festival (pdf)
Tot Trot and Fall Festival - October 13th!
Too Good to Waste: Backyard Composting Workshop.docx (docx)
Metuchen Recreation Commission presents, FAMILY PUMPKIN CARVING AND FLOAT! Saturday, October 19th, 2019, Pre-Registration REQUIRED by Oct. 15th.
League of Women Voters' Online Trivia Contest
Take part in the League of Women Voters' Online Trivia Contest, to celebrate Voter Registration Day! 9/3 - 9/24. The Winner will receive a prize of $300!
Public controlled dropoff locations for Metuchen Residents.PNG
2019-11-10 Beautiful (pdf)
Join us for "Beautiful." Sunday, November 10th, at the State Theater of NJ.
Metuchen Parking Authority Launches “Park Smarter” app (pdf)
The Metuchen Parking Authority has partnered with Park Smarter, to provide a pay by cell parking app, which can be used on all parking meters in downtown Metuchen.
Recycling Changes (pdf)
Because of changes in the recycling market and the escalating cost to process the Borough’s recycling, the following update to DPW’s recycling program is now in effect.
Companion Animal Care Tips (pdf)
In keeping with our companion animal pledge, the borough would like to make animal care information available to residents. This includes information from the Humane Society, Edison animal control department who provides our animal control needs and Petfinder. You can click any of the links below to explore the information in each link.
The US Census Is Hiring – Apply Online (pdf)
The US Census will be hiring over 400,000 people for the numerous census positions nationwide, as well as locally in Metuchen and Middlesex County. Full and part-time positions are available with pay in Middlesex County from $17 -$23 per hour. The Census provides paid training, flexible hours and reimbursement for any tolls or parking expenses incurred as well as $.58 per mile for the use of personal car. The online application process may take as little as 15 minutes. Go to the US Census at to learn more and to apply.
Farmer's Market
Sat Feb 9, Mar 9, April 13, May 11, 2019. 10am to 2pm at the Senior Center, 15 Center Street.
Middlesex County recycling events and programs (pdf)
Schedule of upcoming Middlesex County recycling events and programs in May.
Elizabethtown Gas Pipeline Replacement Projects
Elizabethtown Gas has informed us that they will be starting gas pipeline replacement projects in the Borough on or about 5/6/19 lasting through the summer.
Storm_Water_Guide (pdf)
Learn what you can do to better manage stormwater runoff. See tips and information
2019 Middlesex County Mosquito Information (pdf)
Parents! Save the Date, Know the Facts! (pdf)
PARENTS PLEASE SAVE THE DATE! 5/6/19 KNOWING THE FACTS Current Drug & Alcohol Trends High School & College Students • State Laws • Campus Policies • Campus Law Enforcement • The Legal System • Legal Ramifications for serving minors • Parents Who Host Lose the Most
Destination 2040
Metuchen Dog & Cat License Application
All 2018 Dog/Cat license will expire on January 31, 2019. Fees are as follows: Spayed/Neutered dogs are $11.20, and non-neutered/spayed dogs are $14.20. Cat license fees are $8.20.
2017 Audit Report
The 2017 Report of Audit on the Financial Statements for the Borough of Metuchen is now available
The Metuchen TV - Technology Committee Survey Results
The Committee collected feedback regarding our cable TV and internet service providers. You'll find the results below.
PSE&Gs Storm Information
In an effort to better inform residents about PSE&G's ​s​torm restoration process and protocols, ​the links below ​are available for reporting and tracking outages and getting useful information about storm preparedness.
Borough of Metuchen Social Media Policy
Follow the Metuchen Police on Twitter to receive information, tips, traffic alerts and safety messages @MetuchenPDChief
Taxes Can Now Be Paid Online
Please have your Block and Lot and Utility ID numbers handy before entering.
Metuchen - The Brainy Borough
The Historic Preservation Commission is please to present a compilation of history in "Metuchen - The Brainy Borough". Enjoy the reading and learning of why Metuchen earned its name "The Brainy Borough"
Storm Water Guide

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