Red Cross Emergency App

The Red Cross has an app that offers severe weather and emergency alerts.

Download for Free by texting GETEMERGENCY to 90999 or search "Red Cross Emergency" in the Apple or Google Play store.

Yard waste cannot be contaminated with other garbage

Please be advised that yard waste cannot be contaminated with other garbage. This includes paper and plastic. Yard waste contaminated with garbage puts the Borough at risk of being assessed penalties.Please be advised that yard waste cannot be contaminated with other garbage. This includes paper and plastic. Yard waste contaminated with garbage puts the Borough at risk of being assessed penalties.

We have received communication from the dump site along with the pictures which are listed below and advised of impending fines if it continues.

Please be mindful not to mow over litter or incorporate it into the yard waste. If the DPW sees that yard waste is contaminated, they have been directed to leave the yard waste so that the resident can remove the garbage and place it back out the following week.

contaminated yard waste

contaminated yard waste

contaminated yard waste

Request for Proposals for Library Construction Manager (posted 6/1/18)

ELMWOOD PARK PUBLIC LIBRARY
REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL
LIBRARY CONSTRUCTION MANAGER

Date Issued: June 1, 2018

PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given that sealed Proposals will be received by the Elmwood Park Public Library, for the Position of LIBRARY CONSTRUCTION MANAGER for the Elmwood Park Public Library Renovation Project. All Proposals will be opened publicly and read aloud on the Return Date and Time.

Return Date & Time: June 20, 2018, 11:00 AM

Return To:
Keith Kazmark, RMC/CMC/MMC
182 Market Street
Elmwood Park, NJ 07407

The Elmwood Park Public Library is soliciting proposals for the position of Library Construction Manager to provide professional services to the Elmwood Park Library Board Renovation Project. Elmwood Park Library Board may select one or more Library Construction Managers for the provision of these services based upon a fair and open process, pursuant to N.J.S.A. 19:44A-20.4, et. seq. and in accordance with the Resolution previously adopted by the Mayor and Council to secure such services through a fair and open process. In order to have a proposal considered by the Elmwood Park Library Board, an interested party must provide evidence that he/she satisfies the minimum requirements, as set forth in Section III of this document and that he/she otherwise complies with the proposal requirements set forth in the Borough of Elmwood Park’s REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS AND PROPOSALS section of the Borough’s web site.

Email Created to Report Concerns

The Borough has set up a new e-mail address in order for residents to report concerns they may have within the Borough. Elmwood Park residents should send concerns to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to report potholes, curbside branches, litter in public areas, etc. You will be added to a list for the appropriate department to have your concerns addressed.

Tax Sale on March 27, 2018

The Elmwood Park tax sale is scheduled for Tuesday, March 27, 2018 in the All-Purpose Room on the first floor of the Municipal Building. Below see the copy of the ad that has been published in the Bergen Record listing the properties that are included in the sale at the time of publication. Some properties will be removed as owners may pay the past due taxes.

Originally published on February 27, 2018, the ad will be run on the next three (3) consecutive Tuesdays. Persons interested in bidding at the sale need to contact the Elmwood Park Tax Collector via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to obtain details regarding procedures and registration materials. Bidders MUST be registered by noon on Thursday, March 22, 2018.

Borough Professionals

Borough ProfessionalsBorough Attorney:
Giuseppe Randazzo, Esq.

99 Passaic Street, Suite 101

Garfield, NJ 07026

973-405-5200

Borough Engineer:
Alaimo Group

Nordan Murphy

2 Market Steet

Paterson, NJ 07501

973-523-6200

Borough Auditor:

Ferraioli, Wielkotz, Cerullo & Cuva

Steven Wielkotz

401 Wanaque Avenue

Pompton Lakes, NJ 07442

973-835-6631

Bergen County Parks Department Park System Master Planning Process

Bergen County Parks Department initiated a master planning process for the Bergen County Park System. Below is a link that will direct you to the County's website. At the website you can take an online survery and view upcoming Master Planning Public Meeting dates.

However, whether or not you are able to attend any of the meetings, please take the online survey so you can be heard regarding the County Parks.

https://cues.rutgers.edu/bergen-park-system/ 

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Calendar At A Glance

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Upcoming Events

20 Sep 2018
08:00PM -
Mayor & Council Regular Meeting
24 Sep 2018
07:30PM -
Recreation Advisory Board
26 Sep 2018
07:00PM -
Homeowners Association Meeting
26 Sep 2018
07:30PM -
Board of Adjustment
03 Oct 2018
07:30PM -
Planning Board Work Mtg