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 April 2015

March 2015 May 2015
April 1 (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 9 (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]

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

April 14 (Tuesday)

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

April 16 (Thursday)

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

April 20 (Monday)

School Board Meeting at Yellin
@ 7:00 pm

April 21 (Tuesday)

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

April 23 (Thursday)

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

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

April 30 (Thursday)

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


Borough Cleanup Weeks

Metal Weeks

5th and 19th

Chipping Week



Borough Announcements, Alets, eNews and Upcoming Events
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Officers Closed

Friday, April 3 the borough administrative offices will be closed in observance of the holiday.  The recycling will be collected on Friday without any interruption in service.  The offices will re-open 9:00 am Monday morning, April 6.

Stratford Fire Company Annual Easter Flower Sale

Hours of Operation:
Thursday 2nd 12-9pm
Friday 3rd 9am -9pm
Saturday 4th 9am -9pm or sold out
Sunday 5th 9am -till sold out (if necessary)

Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 4 at 1:00 pm at the Mancini Field located at Yale and Kirkwood Avenues.  This event is for children from preschool to 3rd grade.  The Easter Bunny will be there for pictures, and all the eggs are filled with candy, and there are prizes given out too! 

Please view the flyer for all the details. [flyer]

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]