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

1 day 20 hours ago
Our new signs!
1 day 23 hours ago
Moose and Trudy getting groomed today, not happy!
2 days 22 hours ago
This is Summit.
4 days 18 hours ago
Happy to have the opportunity to buy a brick. Missed it the last time!
4 days 19 hours ago
Summit's own Pizza Vita at the Farmer's Market today. Hoping to sell 200 pizzas !
4 days 19 hours ago
Shark Ditty picks his favorite.
1 week 13 hours ago
Shark Art at the Aquatics Center!
1 week 13 hours ago
Five month old Seeing Eye dog checking out Summit.
1 week 1 day 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.