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Metuchen, NJ 08840

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Memorial Day Events 2021 (pdf)
Pop Warner Football & Cheer Registration and Parent Information Session (pdf)
Daddy Daughter Pop Up Dance
Metuchen Recreation Commission is sponsoring a POP UP dance for current Metuchen 8th and 9th grade daughters, and their escorts, at the Metuchen Pool on Thursday, May 20th from 6:15 - 9:00pm. We will be following all of the Governor's and CDC recommendations, including mask wearing and social distancing. (We have a limited capacity of 200, including staff, due to the guidelines - so register soon). Dress code is business casual for the escorts and semi formal ( anything goes) for the girls. Recommendation is to bring flat shoes or flip flops as the event will be held on grass. Pictures, favors, dancing and of course good food supplied by Frescos By Jimmy. Sorry NO SWIMMING! Join us under the stars - rain date will be announced at a later time.
Community Conversation Climate Change (pdf)
On April 21st at 7:30 p.m., Metuchen Human Relations Commission and the Metuchen Arts Council explore the topic of Climate Change through artwork commissioned through the Windows of Understanding Art Project during a Community Conversation with Walter Stochel, Vice President of the Edison Greenways Group and the artists Lauren Curtis, Maja Opacic and Mickey Waring. The conversation will held live on Facebook at
Bulk Trash Pickup
We are pleased to announce that the Borough will begin taking appointments for the reinstatement of bulk pick-up beginning Monday, April 12, 2021 at 9:00am.
Time to Cut the Cord (pdf)
Metuchen Municipal Pool Information
The Metuchen Municipal Pool will be open for the 2021 Season!
Team Vaccine
Information about the "Team Vaccine" program.
Community Conversations on Windows of Understanding (pdf)
Environmental Cleanup at 212 Durham Avenue
Metuchen Land Redevelopment
Elizabethtown Pipeline project information
Stormwater Management Information
Mayors Fitness Challenge 2021 (pdf)
2021 MAYORS FITNESS CHALLENGE WHO WILL BE NAMED “THE FITTEST TOWN”? FEBRUARY 14 – APRIL 25, 2021 “A Healthy Competition for a Healthy Heart”! Starts on February 14th for 10 weeks. Sponsored by Metuchen Recreation and Chamber of Commerce. visit the following link for more information:
Pool Employment Application
MAC Merch-Mart
The Metuchen Arts Council is please to announce a new collaboration with local pharmacy Boyt Drugs to help Metuchen based artists sell their art.
Crossing Guards Needed
Crossing Guards Needed
Metuchen Affordable Housing Midpoint Review Report (pdf)
The attached Midpoint review has been prepared in accordance with the Borough’s settlement of its Affordable Housing litigation, ­In the Matter of the Borough of Metuchen, MID-L-4012-15. Any interested party may submit comments and request a hearing before the court as to whether any sites no longer present a realistic opportunity and should be replaced.
Metuchen Arts Exchange (pdf)
The Metuchen Arts Exchange (MAX) is the Metuchen Arts Council's expansion of its community outreach, offering new, affordable and unique creative workshops and classes for all ages.
Public controlled dropoff locations for Metuchen Residents.PNG
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.
Destination 2040
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"

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