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Family Fun Day & Summer Camp Registration

Please register in the Council Chambers of Borough Hall during the following dates and times:
May 8th from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.
May 15th from 7:00 p.m. untill 9:00 p.m.
May 18th from 12:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m.
May 29th from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.
Family Fun Day will be held on June 8, 2014.  Summer Camp will be from June 23rd through August 1st.
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Bergenfield Weight-Loss Challenge beginning March 21, 2014

Help Bergenfield lose 300 pounds in 12 weeks! This town-wide challenge is free. (Bergenfield residents 18 and older.)

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Vegetative Waste Collection

The start of vegetative waste collection has been postponed until the 1st of April.

Property Taxes

Please be advised that the grace period for the 1st Quarter of 2014 ends on Monday, February 10, 2014.  Interest on payments made after that date will be charged retroactive to February 1st.
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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.

Neighborhoodscout based their rankings on the total number of property and violent crimes per 1,000 residents. Crimes include burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, murder, forcible rape, armed robbery, and aggravated assault. Data used for this research consisted of 1) the number of total crimes reported to the FBI to have occurred in each city, and 2) the population of each city.

For more information on Neighborhoodscout's list of the 100 safest cities in America go to For more information and answers to FAQ on neighborhoodscout ranks the safest cities in America go to

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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.


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