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DPW Garbage & Recycling Holiday Pickup Schedule: Labor Day 9/4/23

Please review your 2023 Garbage & Recycling pick up schedule calendar for changes in the pick up schedule during the week of 9/4/23 to 9/8/23. The Borough Hall Offices and the DPW will be closed on Monday, September 4th, 2023 in observance of Labor Day. Changes in the pick up schedule are highlighted in yellow on the garbage & recycling pickup schedule calendar.

To view your quadrant's 2023 Garbage & Recycling pickup schedule calendar, please click your quadrant's calendar link below: 

Quadrant 1 (Northeast)

Quadrant 2 (Northwest)

Quadrant 3 (Southeast)

Quadrant 4 (Southwest)

Bergenfield in the News

The Moving Wall is coming to Bergenfield! Coinciding with the 50th anniversary of the end of the Vietnam War, a replica of the National monument in Washington D.C. will be at Bergenfield High School from September 1st. through September 3rd.
  • On Friday 9/1 at 9 a.m., the Borough, Veterans Committee, VFW Post 6467, and Bergenfield Public Schools will hold the opening ceremony at Bergenfield High School.
  • On Saturday 9/2 at 10 a.m., the Borough will dedicate the field at Roy Brown Middle School to Col. Floyd J. Thompson, a Bergenfield native captured in 1964 who became one of America's longest-held prisoners of war.



VFW Patriot's Pen and Voice of Democracy Competiton

VFW 2023-2024 Patriot's Pen and Voice of Democracy Competition
Patriots' Pen
  • Open to 6th-8th grade students.
  • 300-400-word essay (National Prize is currently $5,000)
Application Deadline is 10/31/2023.
Voice of Democracy
  • Open to 9th-12th grade students.
  • 3-5 Minute audio and written essay (National Prize is currently $35,000)
Application Deadline is 10/31/2023.


Updates on the impact of the COVID-19 / 2019 Novel Coronavirus ("Coronavirus Disease") upon the Bergenfield community, and the actions the Borough is taking

News from the Bergenfield Department of Public Works

News from the Bergenfield Health Department

News from the Bergenfield Public Library

News from the Bergenfield Office of Emergency Management

News from the Bergenfield Recreation Department

News from the Bergenfield Tax Office

Periodic messages from Bergenfield Mayor Arvin Amatorio

Check here for updates and information about our 125 anniversary celebration events & activities.