On Monday-27-April the Village of Ridgefield Park's Mayor George Fosdick gave an update on the current health situation. This was broadcast on the Ridgefield Park Office of Emergency Management's facebook page. It can be seen at: https://www.facebook.com/rppdnj/videos
One of the main points Mayor Fosdick made was remind the residents that there are volunteers available to anyone who needs some assistance. This would include even everyday task such as picking and the delivery of grocery or other other chores to anyone who wishes to stay at home. To access this service, or to volunteer their time to help please call the Ridgefield Park Office of Emergency Management at 201-440-2570.
He also confirmed that all local property taxes are still due on Friday-1-May-2020. The ten day grace period is also the same. The Village will accept cash payments as well was on-line, check, and credit card payments. The cash payments will need to made at the Municipal Building using the front door. This will run front from 8:30a to 2:00p on regular business days.
Mayor Fosdick again stated that the election for the Board of Commissioners scheduled on Tuesday-12-May-2020 will take place with mail-in ballots only. This is by order New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy. The Bergen County Board of Election will mail to all register voter in Ridgefield Park by Friday-24-April. Completed ballots must be mailed back, and postmarked by Tuesday-12-May in order to be eligible to count.
He also said the said the next meeting schedule for the Village Government will be the Regular meeting on Tuesday-28-April will be held by teleconference. To take part in these meeting please call 978-990-5000 using code: 33192. The Caucus meetings are schedule to begin at 7:00p, with the Regular meetings starting at 7:30p
More information can be found at the Village website at : https://www.ridgefieldpark.org/
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|photo from Ridgefield Park OEM page|