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Chatham Township Municipal Building
58 Meyersville Rd, Chatham, NJ 07928

Chatham Township's municipal building is located toward the western edge of town. It houses the majority of theMore township's offices—the Police Department and Department of Public Works are on Southern Boulevard.

The building is also home to the Senior Center of the Chathams and the School District of the Chathams Board of Education.

There are fields and a playground behind the structure. The township's Sept. 11 memorial is located adjacent to the recreation areas.

A banner above the front doors proclaims that Chatham Township is "the best place to live in New Jersey."

Chatham Township Recreation Department
58 Meyersville Rd, Chatham, NJ 07928

The township's recreation department works closely with the borough's department of the same name to run municipalMore athletic programs and administer a variety of fields and recreational facilities.

The department also works with the Chatham Joint Recreation Advisory Committee, which is made up of five members—including Deputy Mayor Nicole Hagner.

Tom Denning is the township's recreation director.

Board of Education: School District of the Chathams
58 Meyersville Rd, Chatham, NJ 07928

The school district's office is inside Chatham Township Hall.

The office oversees the district's fourMore elementary schools, middle school and high school. Superintendent Jim O'Neill works in the office.

The board's president is Roger Rogalin, and its vice president is Lora Yates. It has nine members.

Shunpike Field
Shunpike Rd & Ferndale Rd, Chatham, NJ 07928
Shunpike Field is located in the township and houses a variety of Chatham recreation coordinated activities. The largeMore property features football/soccer fields, a baseball diamond, a playground and picnic benches. The Chatham Athletic Foundation is in the process of working to help refurbish the facilities on the site.
Chatham Township Finance Department
58 Meyersville Rd, Chatham, NJ 07928

The township's finance department manages all of the municipality's monetary transactions and works to prepare aMore budget for the township each year.

The department has a purchasing division, which is responsible for processing the township's purchasing orders and receiving bills that must be paid. On its Web site, it advertises items for which it is seeking bids.

The township's financial officer is Thomas E. Ciccarone. He is also the township administrator.

Nash Park
405 Southern Blvd, Chatham, NJ 07928

Nash Park is located near the township's Police Department and Department of Public Works.

There is aMore playground on site, as well as a baseball field. There is also a pond at the site that can be used for ice skating if it freezes over.

The fields house games and events put on by Chatham Recreation.

Chatham Township Volunteer Fire Department
495 River Rd, Chatham, NJ 07928

The Chatham Township Volunteer Fire Department responds to emergency calls within the township.

It wasMore originally called the Long Hill Volunteer Fire Company when it was founded in 1925. Its name was changed in 1975 when many potential donors became confused by the name, and weren't sure if they were donating to the appropriate department when they were giving to Long Hill.

The department receives $45,000 in municipal funding and works to fundraise the remaining $76,000 it needs for its $121,000 total annual budget.

Weekly drills and monthly business meetings are held at the firehouse. There is a second fire department substation on Southern Boulevard that houses two engines.

Chatham Township Police Department
401 Southern Blvd, Chatham, NJ 07928

The 28 members of the township's police department are divided into four patrol squads. Each consists of threeMore patrolmen and a dispatcher and is supervised by a sergeant.

The squads each cover 12 hour work shifts and rotate amongst one another. The department also has a detective bureau, which investigates crimes reported directly to its members.

The department also issues firearms permits.

Its police chief is John Paton.

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