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 forSeptember 2015

August 2015 October 2015
September 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]

September 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] (agenda)

September 8 (Tuesday)

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

September 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]

September 15 (Tuesday)

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

September 17 (Thursday)

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

September 21 (Monday)

School Board Meeting at Yellin
@ 7:00 pm

September 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

6th and 20th

Chipping Week

27th


Borough Announcements, Alerts, eNews and Upcoming Events
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Labor Day Holiday

Due to the Labor Day holiday, September 7, the administrative offices will be closed.  The offices will reopen at 9:00 am Tuesday, September 8

Trash & Recycling

The trash collection for Wednesday will be collected on Thursday, and Thursday trash will be collected on Friday.  There will be NO recycling collection on Friday, September 11.  Any questions please contact the Borough Hall, 783-0600.


FREE TAI CHI CLASSES (update)

The FREE Tai Chi Classes on Tuesdays are going well and have been expanded to include an afternoon session.  The morning session is still Tuesdays, 9:30 - 11:00 am, and the new afternoon session is 1:30 - 3 pm.  Resident, David Kerr is the instructor and if you have questions feel free to call him at 856-296-7693, or email dkerr.taichi@gmail.com

Improve balance, reduce stress and enhance your health!