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DPW LABORER (Part-Time)

DPW LABORER (Part-Time) – The Borough of Bergenfield is seeking applicants for the position of part-time DPW Laborer. Experience in the sanitation field is preferred. Starting salary is $15.50 perhour. Part-time position may lead to full-time opportunity. Applications can bepicked up at the Department of Public Works or send a resume and cover letter to the Borough of Bergenfield, Department of Public Works, 198 North WashingtonAve., Bergenfield NJ 07621 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it EOE/ADA compliant

CONGRATULATIONS BEARS!

The Bergenfield High School Boys Basketball Team are the Group 3 State Final Champs. Congratulations, we are rooting for you all the way!

Click here to read the story on NorthJersey.com!

ANNUAL EASTER EGG HUNT ON APRIL 4TH!

Meet the Easter bunny and enjoy free gifts and activities on Saturday, April 4th at 10:00 a.m. in Memorial Park.

Sponsored by the Borough of Bergenfield and the Joan Schaefer Recreation Department.

Bergenfield, NJ Ranks in Safest Cities of America

Bergenfield has just been ranked one of the 25 Safest Cities in America with a Safety Course of 94.4! ADTSecurity.com (ADT Authorized Dealer) analyzed data from the 2013 FBI Uniform Crime Report to assemble the list of the 25 safest cities in the U.S.A. Each city received an overall Safety Score based on the number of violent crimes and property crimes, weighted accordingly and relative to population.

See the following link to learn more! http://www.adtsecurity.com/safest-cities-in-america/#bergenfield

Notice from Tax Collector: 2015 Special Improvement District Bills

Please be advised that the 2015 Special Improvement District bills have been mailed out.  The grace period to pay the 1st quarter has been extended to March 20, 2015.

Deadline Extended: Future Municipal Leaders Scholarship Competition for Juniors & Seniors

Update: Please note, the deadline for the scholarship contest has been extended to Monday, March 23, 2015.

The New Jersey League of Municipalities and the Borough have an excellent scholarship opportunity for High School Juniors and Seniors from Bergenfield. The program will offer three $1,000.00 scholarships through the Louis Bay 2nd Future Municipal Leaders Scholarship Competition.

This statewide scholarship competition centers on the theme “What My Municipal Government Does Best” and seeks to advance the virtues of elected and volunteer members of municipal government.

Please click on the links below for full details on the application process and contest. We hope that many of our students will represent Bergenfield in the competition.

Bergenfield Ranked Among State's 10 Safest Towns!

In the article "Six Bergen County Towns named among State's 10 Safest Municipalities," Stefanie Dazio lists the towns that were ranked by the consumer finance website, ValuePenguin. In the midsize municipality category, Bergenfield came in seventh (7).

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MOODY'S Upgrades Bergenfield Borough GO to Aa3

NEW YORK, December 23, 2014-- Moody's Investors Service has upgraded the Borough of Bergenfield's (NJ) general obligation unlimited tax (GOULT) debt rating to Aa3 from A1. 

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Swift911 Emergency Phone Notification System

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.

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Trash & Recycling Calendar for 2015

The 2015 Trash & Recycling Calendar (all 4 quadrants) is now available for download:

>>DOWNLOAD 2015 COLLECTION CALENDAR

Ebola information

24/7 information available on EBOLA from NJPIES at 1-800-962-1253.

Residential Special Needs Assistance Registry

The Barrier Free Advisory Committee of Bergenfield has established a Residential Special Needs Assistance Registry for residents who may require special assistance during an emergency. The information will be entered into the Police Department database.

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Bergenfield ranked among the best of 540 New Jersey municipal websites

The Monmouth University Polling Institute and Graduate Program in Public Policy recently announced the results of their New Jersey E-Government Municipal Website Evaluation. The project assessed 540 municipal websites in New Jersey for both content and ease of use.

The Borough of Bergenfield's website was ranked in the top 20 as one of the best municipal websites.

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Bergenfield ranks #2 on NeighborhoodScout's Top 100 Safest Cities in the U.S.

Neighborhoodscout recently ranked Bergenfield, New Jersey, as the 2nd safest in the nation on their list of the 100 safest cities in America with 25,000 or more people.

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Local assistance for Bergenfield residents in need

The Bergenfield Food Pantry has canned and boxed goods for anyone needing food. Also available are winter coats. The food pantry is open 9:00am-4:00pm Monday to Friday. Please see Sue Muller or Anne Marie DelaCruz in the Borough Clerk's Office, Rm. 21 at the Municipal Building.
 
 
 
 

RAILROAD CONCERNS

Contact CSX with any Railroad Concerns
Emergency: 1-800-232-0144
Non-Emergency: 1-877-835-5279

 

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