Rahway Social Justice Commission Survey

The Rahway Social Justice Commission is looking for your feedback! Survey completions will be entered into a local gift certificate giveaway. Please complete the survey by January 31, 2022. To take the survey, please use the link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/RAHWAYSCJ

Rahway SID: Event Planning

Leading up to 2022, the Rahway Special Improvement District (SID) has been working to ensure that community events and initiatives that support the city’s businesses are executed seamlessly. From the initial logistics stage to coordination between participating businesses, to marketing and promotion, and finally, execution of events, the SID meticulously plans every aspect. Rahway’s Soup […]

Rahway’s Soup Stroll Returns to Keep Residents Warm this January

Rahway’s Soup Stroll returns this winter. Beginning the week of January 8, residents can spend every Saturday in Rahway sampling featured soups from participating establishments. Samples are free and will be given out between the hours of 1-5 p.m., while supplies last. Read more here!


Please note that the COVID Testing Trailer has been moved from City Hall parking lot to Hamilton Stage parking lot, 360 Hamilton St. Please approach the testing facility via Central Ave or W. Main St. as to avoid St George and the Irving St. Bridge which currently closed. Appointments are necessary, please visit testnj.online

New Police Pilot Program

A new police pilot program in coming to Union County and Rahway Police Director, Jonathan Parham, was essential in its creation. This web based software works as a video management program for police departments and allows for the analyzing of critical incidents that occur within police work and effectively managing situations with potential for conflict […]

Rahway Fire Department: Rope Rescue Training

  The Rahway Fire Department remains committed to the safety of the community and of its members. To ensure that safety, the Department is proactive in conducting various training exercises that are implemented throughout the year. Recently, members of the Department participated in Rope Rescue Training. This training allows firefighters to simulate situations in which […]

Are You Still Displaced from Hurricane Ida?

If you are a Rahway resident who is not able to live in your home, or if you are living in your home without normal utilities and amenities, the City of Rahway wants to know and wants to help. Please email administration@cityofrahway.com or visit Rahway’s City Hall to provide your information. ¿Sigues desplazado por el huracán Ida? […]

Police Jiu-Jitsu Training

While police departments throughout New Jersey get ready for 2022, the City of Rahway’s Police Department is at the forefront of internalizing instruction for its officers in the new state-approved jiu-jitsu training course. Led by Sergeant Scott Rayack, who holds a black belt in jiu-jitsu, training is currently underway at the Rahway Recreation Center to […]

Holiday Shopping in Rahway is the Gift that Keeps on Giving!

Rahway, NJ – December 6, 2021 – Who says holiday shopping can’t be fun? This year’s holiday shopping in Rahway is the gift that keeps on giving! Rahway is celebrating its small businesses with some major community perks this holiday season! Continuing from Small Business Saturday, Rahway’s Small Businesses specials will continue throughout this holiday […]

FEMA Disaster Assistance Deadline 1/5

Wednesday, January 5, 2022 is the deadline to apply for federal assistance for homeowners and renters who had property damage or loss caused by remnants of Hurricane Ida from September 1-3, 2021.  Please see the attached for information on how to register for disaster assistance, update your contact information, ask questions about a letter from […]