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

The State of the City 2015

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

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See through fish tank in wall, want one!
4 hours 26 min ago
Chip in the fish tank.
4 hours 27 min ago
Mayor of Union with Councilman Mike McTernan at 2015 Annual Mayor's Dinner.
1 day 20 hours ago
PAL Easter egg hunt. Eggs gone in Two minutes!
4 days 7 hours ago
Battle of Beacon Hill performed by Washington Elementary School at SPARC breakfast.
4 days 7 hours ago
Meals on Wheels today.
5 days 6 hours ago
"I Love It In Summit." Song being debuted.
1 week 21 hours ago
Bill Palatucci addressing the SRCC.
1 week 1 day ago
William and Mary Choir at Christ Church.
1 week 2 days ago

Other Top News

Ellen Quoted in Union County LocalSource Editorial on Ending County Government

The need for county government is back in the local news. Ellen was quoted in the Union County LocalSource on the topic.

Mayor Dickson Establishes Office Hours

Mayor Dickson has established some new office hours at City Hall.

Nathan Parker Attends Last Official Board of Ed Meeting

Outgoing Superintendent Dr. Nathan Parker attended his last Board of Education Meeting last night.

Summit Conservancy Written Up in NJ.COM

The Summit Conservancy had a nice writeup in the Independent Press, which was posted on NJ.COM.

Potential Summit NJ High Line Park Featured on NJ.com

The Independent Press wrote about the proposed High Line-type park along an unused rail right-of-way in Summit.

25th Anniversary of Harrields in Summit

Reverend Denison Harrield was honored on January 25th at the Summit Grand Hotel.

The Mayor's Show, December, 2014 - Union County College

What does a college education look like in Union County today? Ellen speaks with president of Union County College, Margaret McMenamin.

Paula Mooney Signs Copies of her Book at Mayor's Open House

Summit resident Paula Mooney signs a copy of her book for a new reader

Mayor Dickson's Open house on Wednesday featured a book signing by local author Paula Mooney.

Ellen Calls for End to County Government

Summit Mayor Ellen Dickson

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

Ellen Appears on Comcast "Municipal Update"

Watch Ellen on Comcast's "Municipal Update."

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.