Township Council

ATTENTION!!!  There will be a municipal election this year on November 5, 2019 for the following seats:

      Three (3) Council Members - 4 year terms (January 1, 2020 through December 31, 2023)

Candidate packets are available for pickup at the Municipal Clerk's office, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  Petitions are due September 3, 2019 by 4:00 p.m.

Byram Township has a Mayor and 4 Council members. The Mayor and all Council Members are elected at-large in Non-Partisan elections for 4-year staggered terms. Elected Officials enter office on January 1 following the Election Year.

The Township Council meets on the First and Third Tuesdays of every month starting with executive session at 6:30 p.m. followed by regular session at 7:30 p.m. in the Municipal Building.   2019 Annual Notice

Byram Township's elections are typically held every two years. These elections will now be held at the General Election, which is the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November.  Elected officials enter office on January 1 following the election year.

Meeting Minutes / Agendas



Responsibilities / Term Lengths


The Mayor of the Township is a member of the Town Council.  He presides over all Council Meetings.  He has the same vote as all Council Members.

The Mayor serves for 4 years.

Council Members

Council Members serve for 4 years.


Email all of the Council Members

Alexander Rubenstein (Mayor)



4 year term - Expires 12/31/21

Scott Olson

(973) 726-8867


4 year term - Expires 12/31/19

Harvey Roseff



4 year term - Expires 12/31/21

Nisha Kash



4 year term - Expires 12/31/19

David Gray



4 year term - expires 12/31/2019

Township Consultants

  • Township Attorney - Thomas Collins
  • Township Engineer - Cory Stoner of Harold Pellow & Associates
  • Township Planners - Paul Gleitz, P.P. AICP, Principal