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Clerk typist position (full-time)

CLERK TYPIST (FULL-TIME) – Bergenfield, NJ is seeking an experienced office assistant for the Fire Official’s office. The successful candidate must have strong inter-personal skills and customer service skills experience is a plus. In addition, the candidate must have strong working knowledge using Excel, Word and Microsoft Office. As part of the candidate’s responsibility, the successful person will be responsible for preparing reports, tracking employee hours, and assisting with generating purchase orders on behalf of Fire Official and the Bergenfield Fire Department. Competitive benefits. EOE. Interested candidates can send a cover letter and resume via email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or obtain an application in the Clerk’s office at Borough Hall located at 198 N. Washington Avenue, Bergenfield NJ 07621. Application deadline is April 7, 2017.

Greek Independence Day & Flag Raising Ceremony - March 24, 2017


Mother's Day Plant Sale - Saturday, May 13, 2017

Mother’s Day Plant Sale: Saturday, May 13th, starting at 8:30 A.M. at Cooper’s Pond.


Earthfest Overpeck - May 20, 2017


Veteran Services flyer - March 2017


PSE&G Prepares for Winter Storm

Extra personnel and equipment at the ready

(NEWARK, N.J. – March 13, 2017) Public Service Electric and Gas Company (PSE&G), New Jersey’s largest electric and gas utility, is preparing for the approaching storm system that is predicted to bring heavy snow and strong winds to the Northeast on Tuesday. 

“The amount of snow and high winds associated with this storm may bring down trees and power lines,” said John Latka, senior vice president of electric and gas operations for PSE&G. “We take every storm with the potential for outages seriously, and have additional personnel scheduled and on standby, with auxiliary equipment at the ready.”

The utility also has extra personnel on hand to respond as quickly as possible and handle emergency requests. Both PSE&G’s appliance service business and call centers are prepared to respond to customer “no heat” calls as temperatures remain low during the next several days.

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Tax Assessor

The Tax Assessor, George Reggo, will not be in Monday, March 20, 2017 but will be in the office Friday, March 24th, 2017 at 10:00AM.

Planning Board Meeting - March 20, 2017 - Cancelled

The Planning Board Meeting scheduled for Monday, March 20, 2017 has been cancelled. The next scheduled Planning Board meeting is Monday, April 24, 2017.

Garbage & Recycling Suspended - Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Please be informed that garbage and recycling is suspended for tomorrow, March 14, 2017 and will resume Wednesday, March 15, 2017 due to anticipated snow storm. No street parking. Borough offices will be closed tomorrow, March 14, 2017.


Bergen County Care Fair - Sunday, April 23, 2017

First Annual Bergen County Care Fair
Sunday, April 23, 2017, 1-5PM
Hilton Hotel, 650 Terrace Avenue, Hasbrouck Heights, NJ
Attendance is free

Register at

Mayor's Wellness Challenge 2017

Kick Off: March 19, 2017, 2:00pm to 5pm
Location: 40 West Church Street, Bergenfield

Challenge Outline:

  • 6 week program (includes free and low cost workshops, exercise class & fitness trials ie: walking clubs)
  • Weekly weigh-ins
  • Health & fitness guidance
  • Raffles & Prizes

To participate, please register for free at 201-387-4055 option 5 or

This town-wide challenge is free to Bergenfield residents 18 and older

Sponsored by: Mayors Wellness Campaign / Bergenfield Health Department / CHIP (Community Health Improvement Partnership of Bergen County)
Heavenly Waters; Results Acupuncture; Blue Dragon School of Martial Arts; Rita Yoga; Fischer Health and Rehab Center; High Mountain Medical; BC/BS Horizon Health Insurance; Pet Adoptions Bergen County Animal Shelter; Select Wellness; Holy Name Medical Center; Vincent Miller Boot Camp; Aroma therapy: Grace Cappola Busuttil; Carol Layton Zumba; Bergenfield Library; Lincoln Technical Intitute Nursing Program Students

Scholarship opportunity for Bergenfield high school students


Request for Proposals - Complete Custodial Services


2017 Recycling Calendar

The 2017 Recycling Calendar is available for download in the site documents repository.

You can also download it directly here.

2017 BCUA Recycling Events


2017 BCUA Hazardous Waste Collection Events

>> Click here for the flyer

Sustainable Jersey and Community Garden (video)

Bergenfield Health Department offers flu vaccination

The 2016-2017 flu season will closely be approaching us. The Quadvalent Flu vaccine is now available for area residents from the Bergenfield Health Department. Vaccination is administered in the Health Department's Community Health Rooms located at 198 N. Washington Avenue by a public health nurse. Ages 6 months through adulthood can schedule a vaccination. There is a $15 administration fee for the vaccination. A home visit by a public health nurse can be scheduled as well for the home bound at no extra cost. Children attending preschool in New Jersey are required to receive a flu vaccination to remain in school this winter season. Pregnant women and those who have chronic health conditions are more at risk from complications of flu like illnesses. Please contact the Bergenfield Health Department at 201-387-4055 option 5 to arrange for your vaccination.

Bergenfield Awards & Recognition

CLICK HERE to view Bergenfield's awards & recognition, from such sources as ValuePenguin.