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Posted 2016/12/02

Leaf Pick Up in District 1 on Friday December 2nd, Pick Ups to Continue on Saturday December 3rd

Department of Public Works will be picking up leaves in District 1 on Friday December 2nd. Leaf Pick... [read more]
Posted 2016/12/02

Breakfast with Santa to benefit the Glen Rock Dog Park

Glen Rock Dog Park Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable organization, will hold a Breakfast with... [read more]
Posted 2016/12/02

4th Annual Winter Wonderland to be held Saturday December 3rd

Come celebrate the magic of winter on Saturday, December 3rd from 4pm to 5:30pm on Borough Hall grounds... [read more]
Posted 2016/12/02

Making Spirits Bright With the Glen Rock Pops to be held Sunday December 4th

On Sunday, December 4 at 3:00 in the High School auditorium a holiday musical celebration by the Glen... [read more]
Posted 2016/12/02

Santa Claus Is Coming To Town!

On Saturday December 17th from 1pm to 3pm Santa will visit in Glen Rock in front of the Boiling Springs... [read more]
Posted 2016/11/22
Posted 2016/11/18

Message from Ridgewood Water Regarding Billing Error

During an automated step in Ridgewood Water’s bill review process, a portion of customers in Glen... [read more]
Posted 2016/11/10

Notice of Updates to the Thielke Arboretum

On or about November 11th, per New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection - Green Acres guidelines... [read more]
Posted 2016/11/10
Posted 2016/11/08
Posted 2016/11/07

Don\'t Forget to \"SHOP THE ROCK\"

As a reminder, the Shop the Rock program is still ongoing. Please continue to use your cards to receive... [read more]
Posted 2016/10/25

Leaf Pickup to Begin Wednesday October 26th, 2016

The Glen Rock Department of Public Works will begin curbside leaf collection on Wednesday October 26th... [read more]
Posted 2016/10/25

A Message from the Glen Rock Police Department regarding No Shave November

This November you may notice something different about members of the Glen Rock Police Department. As... [read more]
Posted 2016/10/12

PSE&G Offers 10 Tips on How to Prevent Electrical Fires

In recognition of National Fire Prevention Week, October 9-15, Public Service Electric and Gas Co. (... [read more]
Posted 2016/10/06

NJ TRANSIT SERVICE PLAN FOR THURSDAY COMMUTE & Investigation/Hoboken Terminal Update

NJ TRANSIT is continuing the existing alternate service plan for tomorrow, Thursday October 6th with... [read more]
Posted 2016/10/04

Honoring Glen Rock Police Officers, Volunteer Firefighters, and Volunteer EMTs

On the morning of Wednesday October 4th, 2016 the Borough of Glen Rock was proud to honor the police... [read more]
Posted 2016/09/30

Flags at Half Staff to Honor Shimon Peres, former President and Prime Minister of Israel

Please see the below proclamation for all flags to be at half staff to honor Shimon Peres, former President... [read more]
Posted 2016/09/29

NJ Transit Implements Inquiry Line & Family Re-unification Center

Residents of Glen Rock in need information about family or friends that were affected by the New Jersey... [read more]
Posted 2016/09/22

A Message from Ridgewood Water Concerning News Media Coverage of Chromium 6 in Public Water Supplies

The Environmental Working Group (EWG) recently released a report raising concerns about the presence... [read more]
Posted 2016/09/21

New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Issues Fraud Alerts

Please see the attached fraud alerts from the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs. [read more]
Posted 2016/09/20

Brain Health Workshop: A HealthEASE Senior Wellness Event For Adults age 60+ to be held October 4th

Please see the attached flyer for the Brain Health Workshop: A HealthEASE Senior Wellness Event For... [read more]
Posted 2016/09/15

Arboretum Lease and Ordinance Drafts

Please see the attached document with contains Arboretum Lease and Ordinance Drafts. [read more]
Posted 2016/09/13

Message From Mayor Packer Regarding Crosswalks, and Student Travel to and from School

On September 12th, a Glen Rock Middle School student was struck by a vehicle while crossing Radburn... [read more]
Posted 2016/09/07

Glen Rock Environmental Commission (GREC) Statement on the Proposed Environmental Education Center (EEC) at the Thielke Arboretum

Attached is the Glen Rock Environmental Commission\'s (GREC) statement on the proposed Environmental... [read more]
Posted 2016/09/02

Stage 2 Water Restrictions Continue, Waivers Being Accepted Beginning September 6th

Although Stage 2 watering restrictions will continue to be in effect, Ridgewood Water will begin to... [read more]
Posted 2016/09/02

Ridgewood Water to Conduct Fire Hydrant Inspections

NOTE: This is NOT hydrant flushing however the barrel of the hydrant will be flushed as part of the... [read more]
Posted 2016/08/31

Department of Public Works Job Openings

Please visit for current Department of Public... [read more]
Posted 2016/08/25

Glen Rock Public Library to Reopen Monday August 29th

Keep in mind, book drops will be closed until then. Fines will be waived for materials due during the... [read more]
Posted 2016/08/25

PSE&G 69KV Utility Infrastructure Upgrade Project Announcement

Please see the attached letter from PSE&G regarding the work scheduled for the next several weeks. [read more]
Posted 2016/08/23

Moody\'s Investors Services Upgrades Borough of Glen Rock, NJ to Aa3 (Superior) from A1 (Good)

Moody\'s Investors Service has upgraded the Borough of Glen Rock, NJ\'s GO rating to Aa3 from A1.[read more]
Posted 2016/08/23

Reminder Regarding Borough Pet Laws (PLEASE READ)

We would like to remind all Residents about the Glen Rock code regarding pets, and more specifically... [read more]
Posted 2016/08/19

Lawn Sign Ordinance Announcement (PLEASE READ)

Chapter 230-45 of Glen Rock\'s code states, \"One stationary non-illuminated political sign not exceeding... [read more]
Posted 2016/08/13

Excessive Heat Warning Announcement

During this period of excessive heat please stay indoors whenever possible, especially during peak heat... [read more]
Posted 2016/07/29

Onomachi & Glen Rock Celebrate 25 years of Exchange Program

This is the 25th year of our sister city relationship with Onomachi. Kristen and Stephen O’Brien,... [read more]
Posted 2016/07/25

PSE&G Prepared for Hot Weather and Potential Storms

Please see attached announcement from PSE&G regarding hot weather and potential storm systems. [read more]
Posted 2016/07/20

Stage 2 Water Restrictions Now Effective

Stage II (Severe) - Mandatory restriction of irrigation to Tuesdays and Saturdays for properties with... [read more]
Posted 2016/07/13

Tree Requests Now Being Taken

Each year the Department of Public Works plants trees in the public right of ways throughout the borough... [read more]
Posted 2016/07/13

PSE&G 69KV Utility Infrastructure Upgrade Project Work Schedule for Monday July 11 to Friday July 15th

Please see the attached PSE&G 69KV UTILITY INFRASTRUCTURE UPGRADE Project Work Schedule for Monday July... [read more]
Posted 2016/07/06

ATTENTION PSE&G CUSTOMERS: Gas Meter Inspections begin today, July 6th, 2016

Please see the attached notice from PSE&G regarding gas meter inspections that are beginning today,... [read more]
Posted 2016/06/23

Glen Rock Recycling Guidelines (no plastic bags accepted).

The Department of Public Works would like to remind Residents that plastic bags are not accepted during... [read more]