CHATHAM, NJ - Boy Scout Troop 8 raised the American flag, and Chatham Borough Mayor Bruce Harris, along with the borough council, inspected the Chatham Borough Fire Department on Tuesday morning in the pre-parade tradition that officially starts the Fourth of July Parade.

Longtime Chatham Borough resident Jeff Davis was honored as the Grand Marshal for the 63rd annual Fourth of July Parade organized by the Chatham Borough Volunteer Fire Department.

Chatham Borough Fire Chief Doug Allan makes his remarks about parade Grand Marshal Jeff Davis

Chatham Borough Mayor Bruce Harris makes his annual address at the fire house, followed by the inspection by the mayor and borough council