Last Updated October 19, 2020
The Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders announced their mobile testing dates for October last week. A special testing site for school employees has been added for October 17, 10 AM to 2 PM at 401 Hamburg Turnpike, Wayne, NJ.
The Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders hosted a ribbon cutting for the Passaic County Animal Response Team (CART) Trailer on September 17, 2020.
To view the dates and locations of upcoming mobile test sites, please visit passaiccountynj.org/covid19.
Last updated August 7, 2020.
The NJ Department of Community Affairs (DCA) is providing emergency temporary rental assistance to low and moderate income households that have had a reduction in income due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The deadline to apply is July 17, 2020.
Last updated June 12, 2020.
To view the dates and locations of upcoming emergency food distributions events, please visit passaiccountynj.org/covid19relief.
The following road resurfacing project is underway. These dates are for planning purposes and may be adjusted due to weather. Updates will be posted as known.
Last updated June 17, 2020.
The Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders announce free at-home COVID-19 testing for Passaic County residents.
Join us for a Virtual Town Hall with special guest Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill on Tuesday, May 26 at 5 PM on WebEx to discuss COVID-19 issues at the local, county and federal level. Submit your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will do our best to answer them live.
Join the meeting via WebEx at www.tinyurl.com/PassaicTownHall.
Out of an abundance of caution, the Passaic County Clerk’s Office will be suspending all outreach events beginning Monday, March 16, 2020. Please call (973) 225-3690 if you need additional details.
With additional funding from the state, PCTI saves taxpayers over $1M
Effective January 27, 2020, the 1-2 Day Delivery Fee for Expedite Passports will be increasing to $17.13. This will bring the total Expedite fee to $187.13. Check or Money Orders can be made payable to “U.S. Department of State.” See attached flyer for more information.
Looking back at a busy 2019! Stay connected with us as our office aims to continue enhancing our services in 2020!
Governor Phil Murphy administered the Oath of Office to the newly reelected Freeholders, whilst Judge George Rhode administered the Oath of Allegiance to Sheriff Berdnik at the January 8 Swearing-In Ceremony.
New Freeholder Director, Deputy Freeholder Director, County Counsel and Deputy Administrator Appointed
A Code Blue Aleft has issued for Passaic County, effective 10 p.m. on Saturday, March 21, 2020.
The Passaic County Complete Count Committee, formed earlier this year to prepare county residents to respond to the 2020 U.S. Census, will launch its 2020 effort on Tuesday, December 17th, 2019 at 10:30AM, releasing videos in five languages, conveying the importance of a complete census count: English, Arabic, Bengali, Gujarati and Spanish.
The following road resurfacing project is underway by Passaic County. These dates are for planning purposes and may be adjusted due to weather. Updates will be posted as known. Last updated November 6, 2019.
“Our Passaic County community includes our furry friends, which is why the Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the Passaic County Sheriff’s Department K-9 Unit join together every year to advocate for our homeless pets through Paws in the Park,” stated Deputy Freeholder Director Cassandra “Sandi” Lazzara.
Construction at Weasel Brook Park will begin on Wednesday, July 10. The park will remain open during construction, with limited areas closed on an as needed basis as the work progresses.
Motion picture filming will take place May 29, 2019 on Straight Street between Essex and Oak Streets in Paterson. Traffic will be impacted.
Filming for an upcoming motion picture will take place in Downtown Paterson for the next several days.
- Colt Street (Market to Ellison)
- Hamilton Street (Smith to Market)
- Market Street (Main to Church)
- Broadway (Memorial to Washington)
- Washington Street (Van Houten to Market)
- Ellison Street (Main to Church)
Passaic County will hold a Public Information Center on Thursday, March 14, 2019 between 6:00 PM and 9:00 PM, in the Borough of Fair Lawn Municipal Building located at 8-01 Fair Lawn Avenue, Fair Lawn, NJ.
NJ TRANSIT is working with Passaic, Bergen and Hudson Counties to assess the restoration of passenger service between Hawthorne and Hackensack. Join us Thursday, January 31 from 5-7 PM and Wednesday, February 13 from 6-8 PM for public meetings on the project.