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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

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.

Mayor and Council Wish to Remind to Keep Fire Hydrants Clear

The Mayor & Council wish to remind everyone to please help out and clean around any fire hydrants near your home for everyone's safety.

Recycling Center Important News

The Essex Fells Recycling Center has just been notified, by our Hauler, that effective immediately, they will no longer be accepting Electronics.

Essex County does offer an Electronics Recycling Day twice a year, in May and September, please check our borough website for details, when they become available from the County.

Any question please contact Borough Hall at 973-226-3400.

Swearing-In of Councilman Michael Cecere & Tax Collector Brittany Thunell

Councilman Michael Cecere

Certified Tax Collector Brittany L. Thunell

2018 Recreation Baseball & Softball Registration

Registration for the upcoming 2019 Season of Recreation Baseball and Softball has begun. This is for kids in 3rd through 8th grade; separate teams for boys and girls leagues. Cost per player is $125 (Non-Refundable). Registration deadline is February 26, 2019. Application available below.

2019 Alarm Registration

2019 Alarm Registrations are now being accepted at Borough Hall:

By mail:                Essex Fells Borough Hall
                              Municipal Clerk’s Office
                              255 Roseland Avenue

Or in person:      Essex Fells Borough Hall   
                           Municipal Clerk’s Office
                           255 Roseland Avenue
                           Rear Entrance, 2nd floor

Please note the Registration Fee is $25.00

Dog Licensing 2019

Happy New Year!

Please remember to license your dogs in 2019, it’s an extra layer of protection if they are lost, as well as being in compliance with the Borough Code.

January 2019 Programs at the Essex County Environmental Center

A variety of programs are being offered at the Essex County Environmental Center during the month of January 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.
“Our Environmental Center has become the premiere location for environmental education and nature appreciation. With the help of our partner groups, our dynamic schedule of events and activities will captivate all ages,” DiVincenzo said. “Walk in our woods, discover habitats, get pointers on gardening, learn about nature photography and much more. It’s all about nature and it’s all at our Environmental Center,” he added.
Events scheduled for January are as follows:


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