Welcome to the Borough of Stratford

Borough of Stratford has a population of 7,040 in 1.59 square miles in the County of Camden,
State of New Jersey,(Census Bureau 2010) founded in 1889 and incorporated by the State Legislators in 1925.

The Borough is bordered by the Borough of Hi-Nella on the north and Gloucester Township on the north and east, the Borough of Somerdale and the Borough of Lindenwold is to the west, and the Borough of Laurel Springs and the Borough of Lindenwold to the south.

Recreational facilities include five parks, play fields and playgrounds. There are various charitable, non-profit organizations such as Stratford Athletic Organization, Tar-Kill (Soccer), Summer Programs, Sterling Youth Athletic Association, the Sterling Kiwanis, and the William Kenney Memorial VFW Post.

The Borough of Stratford is governed under a Mayor-Council form of government. The Council consists of six (6) members elected at large for three year terms. The Mayor is elected to a four year term. The Municipal elections are held on the Tuesday next after the first Monday in November.

Borough Monthly Calendar Dates for April 2014

March 2014 May 2014
April 2 (Wednesday)

Library Board of Trustees Meeting at Library
@ 4:30 pm [more info]

Shade Tree Commission Meeting at Borough Hall
@ 7:00 pm [more info]

April 3 (Thursday)

Municipal Court at Justice Facility
@ 9:00 am [more info] Court Dates [view]

Council Meeting (Agenda) at Justice Facility
@ 7:00 pm [more info]

April 8 (Tuesday)

Council Meeting (Regular) at Justice Facility
@ 7:00 pm [more info]

April 10 (Thursday)

Municipal Court at Justice Facility
@ 1:00 pm [more info] Court Dates [view]

Historic Preservation Commission Meeting at Quaker Store
@ 7:30 pm [more info]

April 15 (Tuesday)

Parks & Recreation Committee Meeting at Borough Hall
@ 7:00 pm [more info]

April 17 (Thursday)

Municipal Court at Justice Facility
@ 4:30 pm [more info] Court Dates [view]

April 24 (Thursday)

Municipal Court at Justice Facility
@ 1:00 pm [more info] Court Dates [view]

Joint Land Board Meeting at Justice Facility
@ 7:00 pm [more info]


Borough Cleanup Weeks

Metal Weeks




Borough Announcements, eNews and Upcoming Events
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Atlantic City Electric Helps Customers Plan for Potential High Winter Bills.[for more info]

Camden County Pot Hole Hotline – ONLY for COUNTY Roads. [for more info]

Stratford Times

The Stratford Times Spring Edition is now online for your viewing. The next issue will be sometime in May. [Times]

From the office of the Stratford Senior Municipal Coordinator

Alzheimer's Disease Clinical Research participation
The flyer with the requirements is available on the door of Stratford borough hall,
the Senior building and the Stratford Library.

Colorectal cancer discussion Friday, May 9, 11:30-12:30 Camden Co. Library, Voorhees, Conf. Rm. A. Call 856 566 6207 register.

FREE series of Workshops "Cooking for One or Two"
The 5 workshops will be at the Camden County Technical School in Pennsauken, NJ. 
See the flyer for dates and info [flyer]

For more seniors dates and information on activities and or events for seniors [for more info]

Easter Week Events

2014 Annual Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 1:00 pm
Mancini Field (enter from Kirkwood Avenue side)

Fun, Prizes, Candy & the Easter Bunny! A free event for children up to 3rd grade.

Stratford Fire Company

Easter Flower Sale Hours

Thursday April 17th 12pm-8pm
Friday April 18th  9am-9pm
Saturday April 19th 9am-until sold  out

Breakfast with the Easter Bunny

Saturday April 19th
9am-1pm at the
Senior Center

Tickets are available at the door. Adults: $6 Kids:$4 Under 3 are free

Camden County Recycling

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Days [2014 schedule]

Electronic Recycling Collection Events
[2014 schedule]