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Taxes, Water and Sewer

Look Up Your Property
Taxes Online

Borough Residents wishing to view their Property Taxcharges please click the link below.

Calling All Veterans

Register with the Mayor for upcoming Veteran's events by emailing Provide your name, mailing address, phone number, email address, branch and years of service, and rank.

Garbage and Recycling

Garbage and Recycling

Garbage disposal is the responsibility of the resident and they must contract with a private waste hauler for pickup. Residents can bring their recycling to the Recycling Center. Please check the link below for information.


Prepare Before
Clean-up & Repair

When working on home and/or business repair be sure to both protect yourself when cleaning mold and beware of asbestos. Get further info via the flyer provided below.

Dumpster and POD Permits Required

Dumpster and POD
Permits Required

Essex County Division of Senior Services

Essex County Division
of Senior Services

This Division offers a wide range of services to Essex County Senior Citizens, such as adult day care centers and basic transportation services.

For more information, please call the Division of Senior Services at...
(973) 395-8375

NJ Top Towns

Essex Fells is One
of NJ's "Top Towns"

Essex Fells ranked favorably in New Jersey Monthly's annual list of the top towns in the state. Click the link below to see the full listing.

Buy a Paver and Support Essex Fells

Buy a Brick
Support Our Youth

The Essex Fells Recreation Foundation invites you to participate in the Buy a Brick Program!

When you purchase a personalized brick that will line the entrance to the new Fieldhouse at the Recreation complex, you are supporting the development of the youth in our community.

Car Theft Advisory

Residents Urged to Lock Car Doors After Recent Break-Ins

The Essex Fells Police Department would like to remind residents to always lock their car doors to recent car burglaries and vehicle thefts in the area. The vehicles that were entered were left unlocked.

Residents are also reminded to remove any valuable items inside their vehicles such as GPS units, iPods and other electronic devices. As always please call us to report any suspicious activity.

Flu & Pneumonia Vaccination Clinics

The West Orange Health Department announces 2015 Flu Vaccination Clinics for Essex Fells residents for protection against four strains of influenza.

Clinics will be held October 14th through the 30th at 10 Gaston St., West Orange. For times see flyer below.

Essex Fells residents 60 and older, and adults with chronic illnesses are a priority. Residents 18 years and older are eligible for the flu vaccine.

Traditional Medicare as primary insurance: No Cost
HMO Medicare, Co-Pay or uninsured: $25.00
PNEUMONIA VACCINATION (65 years and older): $50.00

Bring Medicare Card, Check made payable to the Township of West Orange or Cash. For information call 973-325-4130.

Essex Co. Exec DiVincenzo Invites Children & Families to Expand their Understanding & Appreciation of the Environment

A variety of programs are being offered at the Essex County Environmental Center during the month of October that will teach children and adults about nature and help them gain a greater appreciation and understanding of our environment. Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. invites children and adults to visit the Environmental Center where they can enjoy an enriching recreational experience through nature and conservation activities.

Upcoming Road Projects - Sept. 29, 2015

Paving on Rensselaer Road (section 3) and Fells Road (section 10) this is being made possible through a Grant received through the State of New Jersey.

Essex Fells One of the “15 Richest Cities in NJ” -

Essex Fells has been named one of the Most Affluent Cities of NJ by

Read Full Article Here

NJDEP Offering Tips on Reducing Bear Encounters

The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection’s Division of Fish and Wildlife and State Park Service are reminding residents of ways to reduce bear encounters and offering tips should they come within close range of black bears following a recent bear-human interaction at Ramapo Mountain State Forest.

Report Medicaid Benefits Fraud!

The Medicaid Fraud Division of the Office of the State Comptroller aggressively investigates tips of beneficiaries lying about their income, residency or household size in order to obtain Medicaid Benefits.

Report Benefits Fraud by phone at 888-937-2835 or online at

Upcoming Essex County Events - Fall 2015

Take part in these upcoming Essex County events, which are free to all Essex County residents.

10th Annual Essex County Senior Wellness Day: This free event at the Richard J Codey Arena, 560 Northfield Ave., West Orange, on Tuesday, September 29, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. is for Essex County seniors only. For more information call 973-621-4400. For transportation call 973-618-1280.

View Additional Information Here

Essex County’s Collection Day - Household Hazardous Waste: On Saturday, October 3, 2015 at 125 Fairview Ave., Cedar Grove (Next to the Old Hospital Center) from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Essex Count residents must show proof of residency at the site. For more information call 973-792-9060 or

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Essex County’s Recycling Day - Computers & Electronics: On Saturday, October 17, 2015 at 125 Fairview Ave., Cedar Grove (Next to the Old Hospital Center) from 9:00 a.m. to 3 p.m. Essex Count residents must show proof of residency at the site. For more information call 973-792-9060 or

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