Memorial Day Holiday Trash Pickup Schedule

Due to the Memorial Day Holiday being observed on Monday the 27th, please view post for the trash pick up schedule ⇒

Borough Meetings

Everbridge Emergency Notification System

The Everbridge Emergency Notification System is a communications service which quickly notifies citizens of emergency situations or other significant events.

About Penns Grove Borough

Penns Grove is a borough in Salem County, New Jersey, United States. Penns Grove was incorporated as a borough by an act of the New Jersey Legislature on March 8, 1894, from portions of Upper Penns Neck Township (now Carneys Point Township), based on the results of a referendum held two days earlier. It began to industrialize around this time, in addition to its primarily agricultural heritage.

The Latest News & Announcements

Tree Trimming

Please be advised, the Borough of Penns Grove will begin tree trimming and street sweeping. Tree trimming will be completed on Main and Broad Streets on May 16th and 17th, 2024.

Borough 2024 Master Plan

The Penns Grove Master Plan is a comprehensive document that outlines the long-term vision and goals for the development and growth of Penns Grove Borough. See post for details and to download the PDF document.

Clean Community Event

Saturday, May 4, 2024 from 9am -11am. Please meet at Barber Avenue park. For questions contact Councilwoman S Worley.

Easter Egg Hunt

Join us Friday, March 29, 2024 from 1pm – 4pm for the community Easter egg fun day.

Community Clean Up!

Volunteers can sign up April 2nd, 2024 at the borough or call 856-469-7870.

Meeting Dates

Borough Council

  • January 16, 2024
  • February 6, 2024
  • February 20, 2024
  • March 5, 2024
  • March 19, 2024
  • April 2, 2024
  • April 16, 2024
  • May 7, 2024
  • May 21, 2024
  • June 5, 2024
  • June 18, 2024
  • July 2, 2024
  • July 16, 2024
  • August 7, 2024
  • August 20, 2024
  • September 3, 2024
  • September 17, 2024
  • October 1, 2024
  • October 15, 2024
  • November 6, 2024
  • November 19, 2024
  • December 3, 2024
  • December 17, 2024
  • January 7, 2025 (Reorganization)

Planning Board

  • January 17, 2024 (Re-Org)
  • No February Meeting
  • March 20, 2024
  • April 17, 2024
  • May 5, 2024
  • June 19, 2024
  • July 17, 2024
  • August 21, 2024
  • September 18, 2024
  • October 16, 2024
  • November 20, 2024
  • December 18, 2024

Meet Your Mayor

Mayor LaDaena ThomasMayor LaDaena D. Thomas
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Council Members

(Alphabetical Order by Last Name)