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 January 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]

February 10 (Tuesday)

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

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

22nd

 



Borough Announcements, eNews and Upcoming Events
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Borough ALERT ~ Parking

With the threat of a snow storm Monday thru Tuesday, we ask that the residents remove all vehicles from the streets. By doing so, this allows DPW to remove the snow in an efficient manner, providing safer streets.

Borough Code 10.08.070 - Parking temporarily prohibited for snow removal and other emergencies.

Link to Borough Code
http://library.municode.com/HTML/14809/level2/T10_C10.08.html#T10_C10.08_10.08.070

We ask you for your voluntary cooperation to this matter of public concern.


NJ4 HMP - Preliminary Camden County Municipal Appendices

As part of the on-going update of the Camden County Multi-Jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan, a Preliminary Municipal Appendix is available for review that addresses natural hazard mitigation issues for our community. The Preliminary Municipal Appendix can be downloaded from http://nj4hmp.com by clicking on “Camden County” and then clicking on “[insert your municipality]”. Comments can be submitted via the “Contact Us” page on the website. However, please note that comments must be submitted no later than Friday, January 9, 2015.


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]