BOROUGH OF ELMWOOD PARK REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS AND PROPOSALS
PURSUANT to the provisions of N.J.S.A. 19:45A-20.5, et. seq. referred to as the New Jersey Pay to Play Law, the Borough of Elmwood Park, County of Bergen, State of New Jersey, hereby solicits its proposals for the award of contracts for the following “Professional Services” for the 2018 calendar year:
Special Projects Engineer
Board Engineer – Board of Adjustment
Board Engineer – Planning Board
Special Legal Counsel and Special Litigation Attorney
Municipal Bond Counsel
Attorney – Board of Adjustment
Attorney – Planning Board
Board Planner – Board of Adjustment
Board Planner – Planning Board
Alternate Municipal Prosecutor
Public Defender (2)
Licensed Site Remediation Professional
Licensed Water Operator
Licensed Sewer Operator
Sealed RFQ/RFP (Request for Qualification/Proposal) responses must be submitted to the Municipal Clerk by 11:00 AM on Tuesday, December 5, 2017, at the Municipal Clerk’s Office in the Municipal Building, 182 Market Street, Elmwood Park, New Jersey 07407.
Interested parties can submit a proposal for any and all categories of the professional services listed above. No proposals will be accepted after the date and time indicated above.
All selections will be based on the review of the documents and information submitted, as well as independent research performed by the Borough, such as a review of references, an evaluation of performance with other governmental and non-governmental entities and/or all other available information.
The Borough of Elmwood Park reserves the right to choose one or more professionals for each service, or to choose not to make a selection based on the notice, or to post subsequent notices for the same, similar, or different services.
Please click on the links below to access the RFQ’s.
The Elmwood Park Police Department is proud to provide enforcement, safety, security and assistance to the community. The Police Department consists of two divisions, the patrol and the investigative divisions.
In addition, the Police Department has several specialized units:
Heavy Truck Enforcement
Terrorism Taskforce Liaison
Officers will reach out to the residents through daily contacts as well as planned events.
Police Officers will provide free security surveys to residents concerned with securing their homes.
To protect our children, fingerprinting and identification kits are provided to our residents upon request.
Police Department Structure
Chief of Police
Heavy Truck Enforcement Unit
Narcotics Enforcement/Street Crimes Unit
Hours for Records Bureau & Garage Sale Permits
Garage sale permits can only be obtained through the Records Bureau during the following hours:
In our efforts to provide more reliable communications with residents and businesses in the borough, we have implemented Swiftreach Networks, Inc. as our emergency notification service provider.
Swift911™ in its simplest form is a system that makes phone calls to specific people or areas in the event of an emergency or for sharing important information. All the calls you receive will have the Caller ID of "Elmwood Park Borough" or "Elmwood Park Police Department".
If you are not receiving these calls, please click the above graphic to "Add/Remove Yourself", which will direct you to a form to fill out to add or update your contact information. You may also remove yourself from our lists.
Receive emergency e-mail & text notifications on your mobile device
Planning a private garage sale? You must submit an application and obtain a permit at the Police Department. When a permit is issued, you will receive signs to post. These are the only signs that can be posted and must be removed after the sale.
All applications are located in the Police Department lobby or at the Main Police Desk; some may be available for downloading on this site. Fees are payable by Check or Money Order Only, No Cash will be accepted. All checks are to be made payable to the Borough of Elmwood Park. Temporary Handicapped Parking Permits may be obtained from the Chief's Secretary. Reports are not faxed.
A number of application forms and documents available from the Police Department are available for download here.
Solicitor's Permit: $25.00 check or money order only, payable to "Borough of Elmwood Park". Need two color passport-type photos; $25.00 certified check or money order made payable to "Division of State Police - SBI"; and need to contact the Detective Bureau to have fingerprints taken. Finger prints to be completed by MorphoTrak Application #NJAPS2.
Peddler's Permit: $50.00 check or money order only, payable to "Borough of Elmwood Park". Need two color passport-type photos; $25.00 certified check or money order made payable to "Division of State Police - SBI"; and need to contact the Detective Bureau to have fingerprints taken. Finger prints to be completed by MorphoTrak Application #NJAPS2.