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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.

No exit or access to Fairfield Road from Rout...

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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

PROCLAMATION

            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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PROCLAMATION

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...