Summit Ranks Highly as One of the Best Places to Live

The New Jersey Monthy list of Best Places to Live in New Jersey is out, and Summit ranks highly.

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Mayor Dickson's Instagrams

Love these Pom poms.
1 day 10 hours ago
Antique toys.
2 days 13 hours ago
Strike up the band, 25 cents.
2 days 13 hours ago
More Fiesta ware.
4 days 8 hours ago
Fiesta ware!
4 days 8 hours ago
Thirsty pigeon.
4 days 19 hours ago
6 days 16 hours ago
Our new signs!
6 days 19 hours ago
Moose and Trudy getting groomed today, not happy!
1 week 18 hours ago

Other Top News

Mayor Dickson and Chief Robert Weck on the Upcoming Morris Avenue Bridge Closure

Mayor Dickson and Chief Weck discuss the pending Morris Avenue Bridge Closure.

Enright Sun Safety Certification™ Program

To complete the Enright Sun Safety Certification™ Program online today, visit

The Mayor's Show, June, 2015: Family Promise

Ellen interviews Karen Olson, President of Family Promise.

Open House at New Dispatch Center

The new regional dispatch center has been a long time in the making. Read more about the project.

New First Aid Squad Building Opens


NJ Transit Explains Upcoming Morris Avenue Bridge Closure

NJ Transit held a meeting in the Common Council Meeting Room on July 16th, to give the public a sense of what to expect.

Celgene and Summit, Perfect Together has a great article about Celgene's acquisition of the Merck Property.

Downtown Improvement Study Available for Review

A Draft of the latest version of Summit Downtown Improvement Study is available for download.

Summit Downtown Designated as Historic District

Summit Downtown gets an Historic Designation from the Federal and States

The State of the City 2015

Ellen Dickson delivers the State of the City of Summit Nj address for 2015 on January 6, 2015

From Merck to a High Line park for Summit, Mayor Dickson presents the City's year ahead.

Ellen Calls for End to County Government

Summit Mayor Ellen Dickson

At the League of Municipalities, Ellen asks the NJ $64,000 question.

Get to Know Your Mayor

Ellen Dickson holds a Masters in Business Administration from Babson College and an undergraduate degree from the University of Massachusetts in Boston. She and her husband Chip raised three children, all of whom graduated from the Summit public schools system.