Our Community

  1. About South Orange Village

    Obtain fast facts and information about the history of our Village.

  2. Arts & Culture

    Get involved in the artistic culture of South Orange.

  3. Community Garden

    The South Orange Community Garden is dedicated to supporting and operating a recreational, organic community garden for the residents of South Orange for the promotion and education of organic, sustainable, ornamental and edible plant culture.

  4. Education

    We are proud of our local public school system, Seton Hall University, and the local private schools.

  5. Events

    Check the community calendar often so you never miss a local event.

  6. Gaslight Newsletter

    View current and past issues of the Gaslight Newsletter, as well as details for advertising within the newsletter.

  7. Library

    Visit the library's website for an online catalog, calendar, and reference information.

  8. Businesses


  9. Neighborhoods

    Learn about the various neighborhoods in our Village.

  10. Public Safety

    It is our goal to keep you safe. Learn about the programs that are in place for your safety.

  11. SOMAtv

    We're here to serve the communities of Maplewood & SouthOrange NJ - we're your local Public Access, Government and Educational TV channel.

  12. South Mountain Reservation

    South Mountain Reservation covers 2,047 acres in the central section of Essex County, extending through the municipalities of West Orange, Maplewood, and Millburn, bordering South Orange, between the first and second ridges of the Watchung Mountain Range.

  13. Age Friendly

    Age Friendly

  14. South Orange Village Center Alliance

    South Orange Village Center Alliance

  15. Tenants & Landlords

    Get to know your rights as a tenant or landlord and discover helpful information from the Village.

  16. Transportation

    Get to know information about transportation options in South Orange.

  17. Volunteering

    One of our most valuable resources is the volunteers who take time out of their busy schedules to help make South Orange among the best places to live, work, and visit in New Jersey.

  18. Water

    Here you will find information relating to all water supply, system operations & maintenance, and drinking water related issues in South Orange.