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DPW Leaf Removal to Take Place This Saturday

BERGENFIELD, NJ -- The DPW will be working this Saturday, December 4th on removing leaves from the street. The Borough is asking that residents have their leaves out in a timely manner and have vehicles off the street in the following areas:  

East Side: Heading North from Hickory between North Washington Ave. to the Tenafly border

West Side: Heading North from River Edge Rd. between North Prospect Ave. to the New Milford border.

In addition, the Borough vacuum truck will be driving the main streets throughout town cleaning leaves. As a reminder, December 10th is the last day to put leaves on the street. Thank you for your anticipated cooperation and support in keeping the community clean and safe.

Bergenfield Delivers Food to the Senior Center

BERGENFIELD, NJ -- Each week through the help of Feed the Front Lines and the Bergen County Food Task Force, the Borough distributes 135 meals to seniors at the senior center. Today, Mayor Amatorio was joined by Congressman Josh Gottheimer and his son Ben, as well as Councilmen Thomas Lodato, Marc Pascual and Buddy Deauna. 



Bergenfield Holds Ribbon Cutting for Next Generation Pediatric Urgent Care Center 

BERGENFIELD, NJ -- Mayor Amatorio and members of the Borough Council held a ribbon cutting ceremony for Next Generation Pediatric Urgent Care Center. This is a state-of-the-art facility located at 481 S Washington Ave. in the Foster Village Shopping Center. 


“I am thrilled that Next Generation Pediatric Urgent Care Center has chosen Bergenfield to put their new business,” said Mayor Amatorio. “Dr. Laddis and his team will undoubtedly do great work in our Borough and help countless children. I wish them nothing but the best with their journey.”


Dr. Dmitri Laddis opens this center with over a decade of experience in the field of pediatrics and has worked in a multitude of pediatric settings over his career. Dr. Laddis and his pediatric partners plan to make the center child-focused, family-friendly, luxuriously spacious with a contemporary aesthetic and a great place to work for its staff.


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Brookside Gardens Senior Citizens Receive Turkey and Boxes of Fresh Food in Time for Thanksgiving 

BERGENFIELD, NJ -- Today, the Borough delivered turkey and boxes of fresh food just in time for the Thanksgiving holiday. The Borough has worked hard to continuously bring meals to Bergenfield seniors, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic. 


“Our seniors are a critical part of our community and we look forward to any opportunity we have to visit them and provide them with fresh food,” said Mayor Amatorio. “In addition to providing food for our seniors this Thanksgiving, we will be giving away free turkeys to Bergenfield families in need this Saturday to ensure that everyone has a wonderful holiday.”



Former Bergenfield Fire Chief Norman Hoyt Sr. Passes Away

BERGENFIELD, NJ -- Former Bergenfield Fire Chief Norman Hoyt Sr. has passed away. Norman served the people of Bergenfield honorably for 49 years. He served as a Lieutenant, Captain, Deputy Chief and Chief during his career. 

"Bergenfield has lost a hero that served honorably for 49 years in our Boroughs fire department," said Mayor Amatorio. "Norman Hoyt Sr. will be greatly missed by our entire community and his contributions will not soon be forgotten. My thoughts and prayers are with his family for their loss."

How to join Planning Board meeting on November 15, 2021

You are invited to a Zoom webinar.

When: Nov 15, 2021 08:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Topic: Planning Board Meeting

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

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