2nd Annual Shredding Event - Saturday, October 15th     9 am to 12 noon  See Below for more information

Borough Council Meeting for the Month of October

Tuesday, Oct 11th & Monday, Oct 24th at 8pm

Borough of Pitman Council work session meeting at 7 pm, and regular meeting at 8 pm in Council Chambers

Borough Council Meeting for the Month of November

Monday, Nov. 14th & Nov 28th at 8pm

Borough of Pitman Council work session meeting at 7 pm, and regular meeting at 8 pm in Council Chambers

Main Office phone:856.589.3522              

Main Office Fax: 856.589.6833

Email: clerk@pitman.org

Borough of Pitman's 2nd Annual Shredding Day is this Saturday, October 15th

behind Borough Hall (off of East Avenue) 9am to 12 noon

Bring your bags and/or boxes of paper to be shredded. An experienced operator from DocuVault Delaware Valley will move the bins to a highly secure, mobile shredding unit where your confidential material will be destroyed before your eyes.  Limit of four (4) copy paper sized boxes per household, please!

The materials accept for destruction are:



Paper Clips

Rubber Bands

Hanging File Folders



DocuVault cannot accept:

Binder Clips


Spiral Bound Notebooks


Hardcover Books




If any resident cannot make it to this Saturday's shredding Day. DocuVault will hold for free 3 additional shed days.

Click here for more information



Pitman is located in Gloucester County, New Jersey. It is approximately 17 miles southeast of Philadelphia. It is one mile from Rowan University in Glassboro. Pitman has an area of 2.3 square miles and a population of 9,365. The Borough has 13 churches, three elementary schools, one middle school and one high school.



"To Protect and Serve"


The mission of the Pitman Police Department is to enhance the quality of life in the community by providing a proactive and full range of professional police services; ensuring safety through commitment, integrity and trust; treating all persons with impartiality, respect and dignity; managing resources effectively; and by maintaining a partnership with the community to meet current and future challenges.

Chief of Police: Daniel J. McAteer

856.589.3501 ex. 7111

Emergency:  911

Non-Emergency:  856.589.3500

Admin. Business Line:  856.589.3501 

Fax:  856.589.5050  


OUR MISSION: To provide the highest level of service to the residents of Pitman while maintaining the community’s infrastructure in the most cost-effective manner possible.  We provide essential services in the areas of drinking water, sanitary and storm sewer maintenance, trash, recycling and yard waste collection, streets, buildings, grounds and vehicle maintenance.  We continually strive to improve our services by incorporating new technology, employee involvement, improved customer service and new ideas to effectively maintain our service oriented department.

​Email: ppw@pitman.org

Phone: 856.589.1040
Fax: 856.589.7797
Hours: Monday - Friday
6:30am - 2:30pm


The Borough is serviced by volunteer fire companies:

Fire Company #1    
Chief: Andrew Gresko

1st Assistant Chief: John Gresko

2nd Assistant Chief: Steve Lescure  

Highland Chemical 
Chief: Ryan Pierson

1st Assistant Chief: Clinton Carter, 3rd

2nd Assistant Chief: Keith Tetrault

Emergency: 911

Non-Emergency: 856.589.0911


Upcoming Events:

Director:  Andy Fox

Email: akandy15@verizon.net

Phone:  856.589.4665