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 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
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.
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.
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.