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Posted 2016/10/21

Prescription Drug Take Back this Saturday October 21st

The Glen Rock Police Department will be participating in the DEA Drug Take Back program on Saturday... [read more]
Posted 2016/10/21

Glen Rock Farmers Market to be held Sundays, October 16th and 23rd

Glen Rock\'s first Farmers Market, featuring local farmers, groovy artisans, live tunes, and the best... [read more]
Posted 2016/10/18

Flu Shot Clinic to be held Friday October 28th

Seasonal Flu shots for Glen Rock Residents only will be given Friday, October 28th from 9:00 - 11:00... [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 2016/10/01
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]
Posted 2016/06/23

Glen Rock Community Blood Drive to be held Sunday July 10th

Community Blood Services will hold a Community Blood Drive, sponsored and hosted by Gary Stevens TaeKwonDo... [read more]
Posted 2016/06/21

Message From The Glen Rock Gazette Regarding Delivery

Those of you who subscribe to The Record on Fridays continue to receive the Glen Rock Gazette in that... [read more]
Posted 2016/06/19

Meet The Mayor Program Discontinued

The Meet the Mayor program is finished for the time being. Please look out for an announcement in the... [read more]
Posted 2016/06/08

Property Tax Reimbursement (Senior Freeze) Deadline Extended

Attached is information on a NJ State run program that reimburses qualified applicants for the property... [read more]
Posted 2016/06/08

HomeServe Solicitation Announcement

Within the next few weeks, you may receive information in the mail from a company called HomeServe about... [read more]
Posted 2016/06/06

Department of Public Works Summer Hours Begin June 6th

The Department of Public Works would like to remind Residents that Summer Hours will begin on Monday... [read more]
Posted 2016/06/06

Boroughwide Pet Census to begin June 6th

The Borough, in conjunction with Tyco Animal Control, will be conducting a town-wide, door-to-door pet... [read more]
Posted 2016/05/30

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT: Please Use Caution In Case Of Raccoon Sighting

The Bergen County Department of Health Services has alerted the Borough of Glen Rock, and its school... [read more]
Posted 2016/05/30

Ord. #1741 (Water Conservation of Landscape Water Irrigation) Information

Attached is an informational document containing information on the Ordinance by the Glen Rock Environmental... [read more]