F: 8am-1pm


15 Mountain Blvd
Watchung, NJ 07069


Mon-Thu: 8am-4pm
Fri: 8am-1pm
 15 Mountain Blvd
Watchung, NJ 07069


Contact Us

15 Mountain Boulevard
Watchung, New Jersey 07069

P: (908) 756-0080 F: (908) 757-7027


Edith G. Gil
Municipal Clerk
Phone: (908) 756-0080 ext. 213
Email: [email protected]

Regina Angelo
Deputy Clerk
Phone: (908) 756-0080 ext. 221
Email: [email protected]

Dámaris Quiñones-Gray
Board of Health Secretary & Recreation Coordinator
Phone: (908) 756-0080 ext. 211
Email: [email protected]

Colleen Lange
Administrative Assistant
Phone: (908) 756-0080 ext. 210
Email: [email protected]

The Borough Administrator is appointed by the Mayor with the advice and consent of the Borough Council. He oversees all departments, coordinates the day-to-day operations of the community and carries out the policies as set by the Mayor and Council. The Borough Administrator oversees a broad spectrum of Borough functions. The Administrator’s duties can include: 

  • Responsible for Borough purchasing procedures, administrative procedures and organizational structure

  • Prepares studies and surveys municipal problems assigned

  • Implements and enforces the policies of the Borough of Watchung, and investigates complaints regarding municipal operations

  • Oversees Borough capital improvement projects

  • Assists in the preparation and presentation of the Borough’s annual budget

  • Borough representation before agencies including the Joint Insurance Fund, neighboring governmental jurisdictions, Somerset County and the State of NJ

James Damato

James J. Damato
Phone: (908) 756-0080 ext. 0
Email: [email protected]