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Posted on: November 17, 2017

Dey Mansion change of hours

The Dey Mansion will be closed, starting Nov 19th thru Dec 9th to prepare for its Dutch Christmas on December 10th.  Dutch Christmas Event Flyer HereRead on...
Posted on: November 16, 2017

Road Notice for North Haledon, Nov 27th, 2017

A contractor will begin mobilizing for the replacement of the Culvert on Squaw Brook Road, east of Brookside Terrace on Monday, November 20th, 2017.
Construction will begin on Monday, November 27th, 2017. At that time, the road will be closed and detours ...
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Posted on: September 27, 2017

Passaic County Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, the Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders honored 3 people at their September 26th meeting. Below are the proclamations. 

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Posted on: August 29, 2017

Road Notice for All County Residents

Beginning on Wednesday, September 6, 2017, a County Contractor will begin placing Centerline Rumble Strips on various roads throughout the County. This will be a rapidly moving mobile project. Alternating Traffic patterns will be established. This is a...Read on...
Posted on: August 4, 2017

Road Closure Notice for Route 46

US Route 46 Exit to & From Fairfield Road

Wayne Township

EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY, THE US ROUTE 46 EXIT TO AND FROM FAIRFIELD ROAD IN WAYNE IS CLOSED TO ALL TRAFFIC

THE CLOSURE IS EXPECTED TO LAST SEVERAL MONTHS.

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Posted on: July 13, 2017

Road Closure for Passaic, July 24th, 2017

The Eighth Street Bridge in Passaic, NJ will undergo a long-term restoration project on July 24th, 2017. Detours will be posted along Market Street/Willington Ave Bridge and Passaic Street/Wall Street Bridge. This is a long-term reconstruction project and...Read on...

Posted on: April 28, 2017

West Brook Road Construction

Starting May 15th, over the course of 2-3 weeks, twenty (20) trucks weighing forty (40) tons each will transport steel beams needed to repair the West Brook Bridge. Due to the size and weight of the trucks, they will be restricted to a 5mph travel speed. ...Read on...

Posted on: March 20, 2017

Irish Heritage Honorees from Passaic County 2017

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PROCLAMATION WHEREAS in recognition of the outstanding achievements and contributions made by many exceptional Irish-Americans over the years, the Board of Chosen Freeholders of the County of Passaic deems it fitting and appropriate, at this time, to rec...

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Posted on: March 1, 2017

Proclamations for Black History Month

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CHIEF WILLIAM MCRARY,  WHEREAS the month of February has been designated as “BLACK HISTORY MONTH”, and in recognition of the outstanding achievements and contributions made by many exceptional African-Americans over the years...

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Posted on: February 3, 2017

Statement from Passaic County on the Well Closure at Preakness Valley Golf Course

(Paterson, New Jersey)Passaic County Administrator Anthony J. DeNova issued the following statement on the closure of the water well located at the Preakness Valley Golf Course:

After consultation with the Passaic County Departments of Buildin...

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Posted on: January 31, 2017

Historic Dey Mansion will host 2 events the week of George Washington's Birthday

WHAT: The President is Dead: A lecture from the author of the book "The President is Dead," a collection of stories from presidents in their final days.  WHO: The Dey Mansion and the Passaic County Department of Historical Affairs WHE...Read on...
Posted on: January 25, 2017

Proclamation for Calvin Merritt upon his retirement as head of Passaic City NAACP

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            WHEREAS the Board of Chosen Freeholders of the County of Passaic has the desire to recognize Calvin L. Merritt; and

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Posted on: January 25, 2017

Proclamation for Dr. Charlene Gungil

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            WHEREAS the Board of Chosen Freeholders of the County of Passaic is aware that Department Heads are an integral part of the day to d...

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Posted on: January 25, 2017

Proclamations for three Preakness Healthcare workers who received award for compassionate care

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            WHEREAS the Board of Chosen Freeholders of the County of Passaic is aware that Tyrone Buggs, Certified Nursing Assistant, who is emp...

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Posted on: January 25, 2017

Proclamation for Officer Bua who stopped an armed robbery on his way home

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            WHEREAS the Board of Chosen Freeholders of the County of Passaic is desirous of recognizing one of its own, Sheriff’s Offi...

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Posted on: January 6, 2017

PCTI Bulldogs Football Team Takes Championship Title

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WHEREAS the Board of Chosen Freeholders of the County of Passaic has the desire to recognize the Passaic County Technical Institute Varsity Football Team who recently completed another amazing Fall Season advancing for the third consecuti...Read on...

Posted on: December 28, 2016

2016 - Year in Review

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Posted on: December 15, 2016

West Milford Field Hockey Team Takes Home 2016 Championship Title

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            WHEREAS the Board of Chosen Freeholders of the County of Passaic has the desire to recognize the West Milford Field Hockey Team who ...

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Posted on: December 12, 2016

Road Closures for 12/13 & 12/14

Please be advised that PSEG must complete emergency underground electric work, starting tomorrow, Tuesday December 13, at 7:00AM, through Wednesday, December 14, at 7:00AM.

The following roads will be closed for that 24-hour period:

• Straight Stre...

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Posted on: May 17, 2016

Open letter from Freeholder Lepore about Puppy Mills

Recently, Paramus police found a van loaded with scores of puppies behind a pet store. It was reported that many of these puppies were in poor shape. The puppies were being transported from puppy mills from other states. A few days later the newspapers ra...Read on...

Posted on: May 6, 2016

Public Surplus Auction - buy office furniture/computers for less than retail price

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Passaic County holds auctions for used items that we are replacing. These auctions are open to any residents and businesses who wish to acquire office items for less than retail price. For more info you c...Read on...

Posted on: March 2, 2016

PASSAIC COUNTY 5TH ANNUAL SALUTES CHAMPIONS FOR DISABILITIES 2016 AWARDS

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Dear Passaic County Residents and Service Providers,

The Passaic County Freeholders and the Passaic County Advisory Council on Disability will be saluting the Passaic County residents and service providers who are champions for disability in 2016. Plea...Read on...

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Posted on: November 26, 2014

Pancreatic Cancer Proclamation

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WHEREAS in 2014, an estimated 46,420 people will be diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in the United States and 39,590 will die from the disease; and

WHEREAS pancreatic cancer is one of the deadliest cancers, is the fourth leading cause of cancer death i...Read on...


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Posted on: August 3, 2015

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Posted on: October 31, 2014

Passaic County e-Newsletter - Winter 2014/2015

Dear Passaic County Resident,

With the Holiday Season in full swing, I wanted to take this opportunity to update you on the state of our Passaic County government. County government touches so many facets of your day-to-day life: from maintaining our ...Read on...

Passaic County e-Newsletter - Winter 2014/2015
Posted on: October 31, 2014

Passaic County e-Newsletter - Autumn 2014

Dear Resident,

With autumn in full swing, I wanted to take this opportunity to update you on the state of our Passaic County government. County government touches so many facets of your day-to-day life: from maintaining our roads and bridges to our be...Read on...

Passaic County e-Newsletter - Autumn 2014
Posted on: August 13, 2014

Passaic County e-Newsletter - Summer 2014

Dear Passaic County Resident,

SAVE THE DATE! The Passaic County Fair is coming back to Garret Mountain this summer. Be sure to mark your calendars for August 14-17. Keep checking our website and Facebook page for more information.

In an ongoing effo...Read on...

Passaic County e-Newsletter - Summer 2014
Posted on: May 8, 2014

Passaic County e-Newsletter - Spring 2014

Dear Passaic County Resident,

Thank you for subscribing to this electronic newsletter. We are very proud of the service we provide you and this newsletter provides us with another opportunity to highlight many of our accomplishments.

After a long ...Read on...

Passaic County e-Newsletter - Spring 2014
Posted on: January 28, 2014

Passaic County e-Newsletter - Winter 2014

Dear Passaic County Resident,

On behalf of the entire Freeholder Board, I am proud to pass along the latest edition of the Passaic County Quarterly e-Newsletter. We continue to move Passaic County forward with stabilized taxes, strategic investments an...Read on...

Passaic County e-Newsletter - Winter 2014

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Posted on: November 13, 2017

Moody's Upgrades Passaic County Credit Rating to AA2

(Paterson, New Jersey) – Today, Moody’s Investor Services issued a credit report upgrading the County of Passaic’s general obligation bond rating to Aa2 from Aa3. The credit upgrade represents confirmation from an independent...

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Posted on: November 13, 2017

Passaic County Freeholders Award Contract to Rehabilitate the Historic Westervelt-Vanderhoef House

(Paterson, New Jersey) – At the October 24, 2017 meeting of the Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders, a $1,058,600.00 contract was awarded to Dell Tech, Inc. of Trenton, New Jersey for the restoration and rehabilitation of the historic Wes...Read on...

Posted on: October 24, 2017

PASSAIC COUNTY TO COLLECT HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE

PASSAIC COUNTY TO COLLECT HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE

The Passaic County Office of Solid Waste & Recycling Programs will hold its last Household Hazardous Waste Collection event of the year on Saturday, October 28, 2017 at the Passaic County Para-Transit...

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Posted on: October 17, 2017

Passaic County Offers Youth Environmental Performance

Passaic County Offers Youth Environmental Performance

The Passaic County Office of Solid Waste & Recycling Programs will be hosting “It’s All in a Drop,” a free Clean Communities environmental performance for young people ...

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

Free workshop for Film Makers Announced

The Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the Passaic County Film Commission is sponsoring a free workshop on short film production for high school, college and independent filmmakers.

The workshop will be held 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Saturday, Octob...

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Posted on: October 3, 2017

COMPOST BIN & RAIN BARREL SALE OPEN TO ALL

COMPOST BIN & RAIN BARREL SALE OPEN TO ALL

On Sunday, October 15, 2017 the Passaic County Office of Solid Waste & Recycling Programs will be sponsoring a Compost Bin and Rain Barrel Sale & Education Program open to all, regardless of county or ...

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Posted on: September 26, 2017

Passaic County Shredding & Recycling Program to Take Place in Paterson

Passaic County Shredding & Recycling Program to Take Place in Paterson

The Passaic County Office of Solid Waste & Recycling Programs will be holding its next Confidential Document Shredding & Recycling Program in the parking lot of Lambert Cast...

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

Passaic County Computer/Electronics Recycling Collection

Passaic County Computer/Electronics Recycling Collection

The Passaic County Office of Solid Waste & Recycling Programs will be conducting its next Computer & Electronics Recycling Collection Event on Friday, September 22 and Saturday, September 23,...

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Posted on: September 7, 2017

PASSAIC COUNTY TO RECYCLE TIRES

Passaic County to Recycle Tires

The Passaic County Office of Solid Waste & Recycling Programs continues to offer residents the opportunity to recycle their unwanted tires safely and easily. The next collection event will be held from 8:00 am to 2:00 p...

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Posted on: August 7, 2017

Passaic County Freeholders Receive NJ Clean Communities Grant for Litter and Trash Cleanup

(Paterson, NJ) – The Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders received a grant award in the amount of $80,298.69 from the 2017 NJ Clean Communities Entitlement. The NJ Clean Communities program aims to reduce litter and through a statewide com...

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Posted on: July 24, 2017

Passaic County Freeholders Host Grand Opening of Restored Golf Shop

(Wayne, New Jersey) – At a press conference on July 24, 2017, the Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders cut the ribbon on a newly renovated and rehabilitated Golf Shop to serve the Preakness Valley Golf Course. Formerly a Caddy House erecte...Read on...

Posted on: July 21, 2017

Register now for the Rutgers Master Gardener Class of 2018

Do you have a passion for plants and the great outdoors? Do you want to know more about plant cultivation and composting techniques? Are you enthusiastic about learning, sharing information with others, and community outreach? If so, then please join us a...

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

Passaic County Secures Over $1 Million in Green Acres Grants for County Parks

(Paterson, New Jersey) – On July 6, 2017, the Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders and Friends of Passaic County Parks, Inc. were informed by the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection that the four grant applications submitted ...

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Posted on: July 10, 2017

Passaic County's 6th Annual Champions of Disabilities Awards and Art Showcase

(Totowa, NJ) – The County of Passaic is seeking Champion nominations and Art submission to recognize the accomplishments made by or for those with disabilities. The Champions of Disabilities Awards and Art Showcase, was started in 2011, through ...

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Posted on: July 10, 2017

Passaic County Freeholders Join NY-NJ Trail Conference and Google to Kick Off Hiking Season

(West Milford, New Jersey) – On July 10, 2017, the Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders joined the New York-New Jersey Trail Conference to kick-off hiking season in New Jersey and announce a new initiative to photograph the 2,000 miles of ...

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Freeholders Strike Shared Service Agreement with Woodland Park for Public Health Services

(Paterson, NJ) - The Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders forged a shared service agreement with the Borough of Woodland Park to provide public health services through the Passaic County Health Department. This partnership is being enacted by way of...Read on...

Posted on: June 23, 2017

Passaic County 4-H to Attend 4-H Leadership Program

One Passaic County 4-H member has been selected to represent New Jersey at the 4th annual 4-H Leadership Washington Focus (LWF) Conference. This leadership conference will be held July 17-21 at the National 4-H Youth Conference Center in Chevy Chase, Mary...Read on...

Posted on: June 20, 2017

Disc golf at Rifle Camp Park is eco-friendly

In my hometown of Woodland Park, the plan to install a disc golf course at Rifle Camp Park is garnering much attention. Who knew a Frisbee could cause so much controversy? In my five terms on the Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders, this falls into...Read on...

Posted on: June 19, 2017

Freeholders Award Construction Contract for Rehab of Historic Courthouse Annex

At the June 12, 2017 meeting of the Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders a $7,982,000.00 construction contract to H&S Construction and Mechanical of Elizabeth, New Jersey for the renovation and rehabilitation of the Historic Court House Annex in...Read on...

Posted on: April 13, 2017

Passaic County Freeholders Revitalize Highlands Preserve

The Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders have created a partnership with the New York – New Jersey Trail Conference to revitalize Highlands Preserve (formerly San Cap Park) in West Milford. Highlands Preserve, which overlooks Greenwood Lak...

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Posted on: April 11, 2017

Passaic County Film Festival - April 22nd at Fabian Theater

TOTOWA – The Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the members of the Passaic County Film Commission support film education in our high schools and universities.

For the first time, the Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders, members...

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Posted on: April 10, 2017

Passaic County Freeholders and Friends of Passaic County Parks Announce Movies in the Parks Series

(Paterson, New Jersey) – Today, the Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders, in partnership with the Friends of Passaic County Parks, Inc., announced a 2017 Movies in the Park Series at locations throughout the Passaic County Park System. &am...

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Posted on: March 30, 2017

Passaic County Freeholders Voice Opposition to Proposed Cuts to Meals on Wheels

(Paterson, NJ) - The Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders, in response to President Trump’s proposed budget, has voiced strong opposition to cuts to the successful and popular program Meals on Wheels. Funding for Meals on Wheels, relies in...

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Posted on: March 29, 2017

Passaic County Passes Budget with No Tax Increase

For the first time in 16 years, the Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders voted unanimously for a 2017 budget that did not increase taxes. The adopted budget of $420.9 million reduces overall spending by $1 million, reduced the county’s deb...

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Posted on: March 6, 2017

Passaic and Bergen County Consolidate Consumer Affairs Division

(Paterson, NJ) – On March 6th, Passaic and Bergen County officials held a press conference to announce a shared service agreement that consolidated our Division of Consumer Affairs into one unit within Bergen County’s Department of Pub...

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Posted on: February 15, 2017

Passaic County Introduces Budget With No Increase in Tax Levy

(PATERSON, NJ) – On February 14, 2017, the Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders introduced its 2017 budget with no increase in the tax levy, holding taxes flat while continuing important investments and programs. Passaic County continues t...

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Posted on: February 15, 2017

Passaic County Freeholders Unanimously Pass Resolution Opposing President Trump's Travel Ban

At the February 14th meeting of the Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders, the Board unanimously passed a resolution opposing President Trump’s travel ban, and re-affirmed the county's commitment as a place where all are welcome. In keeping...

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Posted on: January 18, 2017

Passaic County Freeholder John Bartlett Honored for Service on Transportation Planning Board

(WAYNE, NJ) – Passaic County Freeholder John Bartlett was recognized for his ongoing service on the Board of Trustees of the North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority (NJTPA) at the Board’s annual meeting in Newark last week.

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Posted on: January 17, 2017

Passaic County Freeholder John Bartlett Honored for Service on Transportation Planning Board

(WAYNE) – Passaic County Freeholder John Bartlett was recognized for his ongoing service on the Board of Trustees of the North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority (NJTPA) at the Board’s annual meeting in Newark last week.

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

MARKETING TECHNIQUES AND SOCIAL NETWORKING – HOW TO CONNECT WITH YOUR CUSTOMERS” FREE BUSINESS SEMI

(WAYNE, NJ) - A free seminar for business owners titled “Marketing Techniques and Social Networking - How to Connect with Your Customers” will be held 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Friday, February 10.

The business forum will be held in the first ...

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Posted on: January 6, 2017

PASSAIC COUNTY DISABLITY TRANSITION FAIR ANNOUNCED

(Wayne, NJ) – Workforce Investment Board of Passaic County and Wayne Special Parents Association will conduct a free disability transition fair 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, January 25 in the cafeteria of Anthony Wayne Middle School, 201 Garside Avenue.
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Posted on: December 27, 2016

PASSAIC COUNTY FREEHOLDER BARTLETT & AID CHARITY PROVIDE NEEDED CLOTHES TO REFUGEES

(Paterson, NJ) - As 2016 draws to a close, about 120 Syrian refugees who arrived to the Paterson area in recent months are struggling to prepare for winter and put down roots in their new American home after fleeing a war zone. Fortunately, a local electe...Read on...

Posted on: November 27, 2016

PASSAIC COUNTY BOARD OF CHOSEN FREEHOLDERS AND THE NEW YORK-NEW JERSEY TRAIL CONFERENCE APPROVE MEM

(Paterson, NJ) – At the September 13th meeting of the Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders, Resolution No. R20160722 was passed by approving a memorandum of understanding between the Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the New York-New Je...Read on...

Posted on: December 15, 2016

PASSAIC COUNTY SAVES PARATRANSIT SERVICES FOR WEST MILFORD FOLLOWING LOSS IN FEDERAL FUNDING

(Paterson, NJ) – At the December 13th meeting of the Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders, a memorandum of agreement with the Township of West Milford that will maintain paratransit services for senior citizens and disabled residents in the Township...Read on...

Posted on: December 14, 2016

PASSAIC COUNTY HIRES PGA PROFESSIONAL MARTIN VYHIBAL TO OPERATE PREAKNESS VALLEY GOLF COURSE

(Wayne, NJ) – At last night’s meeting of the Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders action was taken to hire Martin Vyhibal as the golf professional in charge of operating the Preakness Valley Golf Course, Passaic County’s thirty six hole golf facilit...Read on...

Posted on: November 28, 2016

PASSAIC COUNTY PARTNERS WITH WAZE CONNECTED CITIZENS PROGRAM TO REDUCE TRAFFIC

(Paterson, NJ) - The Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders has partnered with the Waze, the free, real-time, crowdsourced traffic and navigation app powered by drivers. Passaic County’s participation in the Waze Connected Citizens Program will extend...Read on...

Posted on: May 31, 2016

NORTH JERSEY RAIL COALITION LAUNCHES WEBSITE AND SOCIAL MEDIA PRESENCE

NORTH JERSEY RAIL COALITION LAUNCHES WEBSITE AND SOCIAL MEDIA PRESENCE
Site will serve as a hub for information on mass transit projects vital to North Jersey

(PATERSON, NJ) – With funding provided by the Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders, th...Read on...

Posted on: May 12, 2016

PASSAIC COUNTY FREEHOLDERS RECEIVE GRANT TO IMPROVE TRANSPORTATION

PASSAIC COUNTY FREEHOLDERS RECEIVE GRANT TO IMPROVE TRANSPORTATION
Funds to focus on upgraded transportation options for seniors and residents with disabilities(Passaic County, NJ) - The Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders received a grant from ...Read on...

Posted on: May 10, 2016

PASSAIC COUNTY FREEHOLDERS PARTNER WITH WEST MILFORD FOR ADA APPROVED DEVELOPMENT

At the last Freeholder meeting, the Board of Chosen Freeholders approved the allocation of unused funds from the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) to the Township of West Milford. The grant totals $6000 and will go towards an ADA approved automatic...Read on...

Posted on: May 10, 2016

West Milford Economic Development Commission Sponsors Small Business Breakfast Business Assistance P

West Milford, New Jersey - The West Milford Economic Development Commission in partnership with the West Milford Chamber of Commerce and the Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders are sponsoring a special breakfast for the business community on May 23...Read on...

Posted on: April 19, 2016

PASSAIC COUNTY 2016 FILM FESTIVAL TO BE HELD AT FABIAN 8 CINEMA – CENTER CITY MALL

Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the members of the Passaic County Film Commission are sponsoring the 12th annual Passaic County Film Festival 10 a.m. Saturday, April 23, 2016.

The event will take place at the Fabian Theater 8 in the uppe...Read on...

Posted on: April 18, 2016

The Passaic County Freeholders Ratify Shared Services Agreements for Hi-Speed Internet

(Paterson, New Jersey) – At the April 12, 2016 meeting of the Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders two resolutions were unanimously approved authorizing shared services agreement between the County of Passaic and the Wanaque Board of Education and t...Read on...

Posted on: April 12, 2016

Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders Announce Free Little Library Program in Woodland Park

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(Woodland Park, New Jersey) – At Woodland Park Borough Council meeting, Freeholders Pat Lepore and Sandi Lazzara presented a Little Free Library constructed by the Passaic County Department of Parks and Recreation. A little free library is a small box fil...Read on...

Posted on: March 31, 2016

PASSAIC COUNTY CLERK OFFERS IN-PERSON VOTING

Paterson, NJ – The School Board Elections in the City of Passaic and the Borough of Totowa will be held on Tuesday, April 19, 2016 with polling hours from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. in Passaic and 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in Totowa. Registered voters from Pass...Read on...

Posted on: March 23, 2016

Passaic County Freeholders Invest in Local Tourism

(Passaic County, NJ) - The Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders at its meeting on Tuesday, March 22, 2016 awarded a grant of $20,000 to the Greenwood Lake Commission (GWLC). Greenwood Lake is spread across the border of New Jersey and New York, and ...Read on...

Posted on: March 1, 2016

PATELLA WOODWORKING RELOCATES TO CITY OF PASSAIC, PASSAIC COUNTY, NJ FROM ORANGEBURG, NY

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Passaic, NJ - Michael Ostroff, President Patella Woodworking announced the relocation of his manufacturing company to 99 South Street, Passaic, NJ.

A grand opening celebration is scheduled for March 1, 2016 and will include participation by Lt. Governo...Read on...

Posted on: February 29, 2016

Passaic County Welcomes South Korean Delegation To Discuss Winter Storm Response & Snow Removal

Passaic County Freeholder Director Theodore “TJ” Best and Freeholder Deputy Director John Bartlett welcomed a delegation of officials from the City of Cheong Ju in South Korea this week. The South Korean delegation visited the Passaic County Roads Departm...Read on...

Posted on: August 27, 2015

SEPTEMBER IS NATIONAL PASSPORT AWARENESS MONTH

Paterson, N.J. – Kristin M. Corrado, Esq., Passaic County Clerk, will celebrate “Passport Awareness Month - Apply Early Campaign” by offering free passport photos with payment of all application fees on Saturday, September 19, 2015 at the County Clerk’s S...Read on...

Posted on: August 19, 2015

Passaic County Court House and the Court House Annex Named to National Register of Historic Places a

Passaic County Court House and the Court House Annex Named to National Register of Historic Places and the New Jersey Register of Historic Places

(Paterson, NJ) – The New Jersey State Department of Environmental Protection, Natural & Historic Reso...Read on...

Posted on: June 23, 2015

PASSAIC COUNTY BOARD OF CHOSEN FREEHOLDERS URGE PRESIDENT

(PATERSON, NEW JERSEY) – At the June 22nd meeting of the Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders unanimously passed a resolution urging President Obama to award New Jersey resident Lawrence “Yogi” Berra the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The Presidenti...Read on...

Posted on: June 22, 2015

PASSAIC COUNTY RECEIVES $1.375 MILLION GRANT

(PATERSON, NEW JERSEY) – Today, the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection through its Green Acres Program announced a $1,375,000 grant to the County of Passaic to upgrades and renovations to the Garret Mountain Reservation – a sprawling 568 ac...Read on...

Posted on: October 9, 2014

Passaic County Freeholders Present Checks to Help Upgrade Pulaski Park & Third Ward Memorial Park

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(Passaic, NJ- October 8, 2014) - The Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders presented two ceremonial checks at the City of Passaic Council Meeting on Tuesday evening, October 7, 2014. The checks represented an award of $283,500 from the county’s 2014...Read on...

Posted on: October 7, 2014

PASSAIC COUNTY CLERK OFFERS IN-PERSON VOTING FOR 2014 GENERAL ELECTION

Paterson, NJ – The 2014 General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 4, 2014 with polling hours from 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Registered voters from Passaic County who can’t get to the polls on Election Day may vote ahead of time in the Passaic Count...Read on...

Posted on: October 6, 2014

Passaic County Freeholders Present Checks to Upgrade Rose Place Park&Batting Cages in Woodland Park

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(Woodland Park, NJ- October 1, 2014) - The Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders presented two ceremonial checks at the Woodland Park Council Meeting on Wednesday evening, October 1, 2014. The checks represented an award of $98,555 from the county’s...Read on...

Posted on: September 3, 2014

PASSAIC COUNTY FREEHOLDERS TO COMMEMORATE ANNIVERSARY OF 9/11

PATERSON – Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders will commemorate the anniversary of 9/11 with a memorial service to take place 7 p.m. Tuesday, September 9 at Passaic County Community College Public Safety Academy, 300 Oldham Road, Wayne.

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Posted on: September 3, 2014

PUBLIC NOTICE

TAKE NOTICE the Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders on July 22, 2014, adopted Resolution R-2014-532, which calls for the location of the Conference and Regular Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 5:30 PM and 6:00 PM respectively, to...Read on...

Posted on: August 22, 2014

A Historic Welcome For Students From Dominican Republic Studying at NJIT Upward Bound Program

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(Passaic County, NJ – August 14, 2014) – Passaic County will provide college bound students from the Dominican Republic with a tour of Lambert Castle, Lambert Tower and the Paterson Great Falls National Historic Park this afternoon. The students are par...Read on...

Posted on: March 19, 2014

Passaic County Joins Effort To Keep Unwanted Prescription Drugs Away From Children

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(Passaic County, NJ- April 8, 2014) – Passaic County Freeholder Director Pat Lepore announced the County’s participation in Project Medicine Drop Box sponsored by the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs. In partnership with United for Prevention Coal...Read on...

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