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 an0d 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 February 2015

January 2015 March 2015
February 4 (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]

February 5 (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] [Agenda]

February 10 (Tuesday)

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

February 12 (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]

February 17 (Tuesday)

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

February 19 (Thursday)

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

February 26 (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

8th and 22nd

Chipping Week



Borough Announcements, Alets, eNews and Upcoming Events
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Kindergarten Registration 2015 - 2016

The Stratford School District is holding their Kindergarten School Registration next week Monday, Feb 23 through Friday, Feb 27 at Samuel Yellin School, 111 Warwick Road, from 2-4pm only.  You must call for an appointment at 856-783-1094 ext 760.  If your child will be 5 years old on or before October 1, 2015 it is time now to register.  You can also refer to the school website www.stratford.k12.nj.us 

For more information on Kindergarten registration [details]

The Stratford Times

The 2015 Winter Edition of the Stratford Times is now available for viewing.

You can view the times by clicking on the image to the left or by clicking the Stratford Times link on the main menu

Sterling High School Magic Show

The Sterling High School FCCLA Club and The Sterling Foundation will be hosting a magic show at SHS on March 7th. 

Click link provided below for all the details information.

Camden County Women's Center

The Camden County Women's Center is proud to introduce the third edition of our agency newsletter. Thank you for your continued support of our services and programs. [newsletter]