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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

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.

Attention Residents: Tax Bills to be Mailed with Extension

Tax Bills are not out yet, they are expected to be mailed with an extended due date by next week.

Essex County Codey Arena Will Open as a Cooling Center

With temperatures forecasted to remain above 90, Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. and Essex County Sheriff Armando Fontoura announced that Essex County Codey Arena is available to the public as a cooling center. It will be open to the public Monday, July 25th to Thursday, July 28th from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. each day. (All skating activities will not be interrupted.) Essex County Codey Arena is located at 560 Northfield Avenue, West Orange.

FEMA Region Hurricane Prepardeness Tip

Know where to go. If you are ordered to evacuate, know the local tiurricane evacuation route(s) to take and have a plan for where you can stay. Contact your local emergency management agency for more information.
•    Put together a disaster supply kit, including a flashlight, batteries, cash, first aid supplies, and copies of your critical information if you need to evacuate.
•    If you are not in an area that is advised to evacuate and you decide to stay in your home, plan for adequate supplies in case you lose power and water for several days and you are not able to leave due to flooding or blocked roads.
•    Make a family emergency communication plan.
•    Many communities have text or email alerting systems for emergency notifications. To find out what alerts are available in your area, search the Internet with your town, city, or county name and the word

PSE&G Prepared for Hot Weather & Potential Storms

With temperatures expected to be in the 90s for an extended period of time and potential storms in the forecast, Public Service Electric and Gas (PSE&G), New Jersey’s largest utility, is monitoring weather conditions and has additional personnel on hand to handle any power interruptions. The utility’s call centers also have extra personnel on duty to speak with customers, and additional appliance service technicians are scheduled to assist with air conditioner repairs.

Upcoming Events for 2016 Essex County SummerMusic Concert Series

Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. invites the public to visit the Essex County Park System and enjoy the 2016 Essex County Free SummerMusic Concert Series. Upcoming events feature the Groove St. Quintet and a Chicago Tribute by Beginnings.
“Our Free Concert Series offers a diverse lineup of performers who will take center stage in venues throughout our historic Essex County Park System. Pack a blanket, enjoy the cool evening breeze and dance to the sounds of classical, rock and roll, jazz, big band, Latin and more. We have an outstanding line-up that is sure to entertain and impress,” DiVincenzo said.

2016 Essex County Senior Citizens Juried Art Show

Professional and Non-Professional Artists Are Encouraged to Submit Original Works in 11 Categories; Entry Deadline is Tuesday, August 2nd     

Essex County, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. invites all non-professional and professional senior citizen artists residing in Essex County to participate in the 2016 Essex County Senior Citizens Juried Art Show and Exhibition. All senior artists are strongly encouraged to submit their artwork by Tuesday, August 2nd. Admission to the Senior Citizen Art Show is free.
Registration Deadline and Art Submissions:
Date:               Tuesday, August 2, 2016
Times:                        10 a.m. to 12 Noon
Place:             Essex County Hospital Center
                        204 Grove Avenue, Cedar Grove,NJ
Art Exhibit:
Date:               Wednesday, August 3 to Thursday, September 1, 2016
Times:                        9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4 to 7 p.m.                  
Place:             Essex County Hospital Center                                           
                        204 Grove Avenue, Cedar Grove,NJ                                            
Awards Ceremony:
Date:               Thursday, September 1, 2016  
Time:              10 a.m.
Place:             Essex County Hospital Center                                           
                        204 Grove Avenue, Cedar Grove,NJ                                      

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Advisory Message: Stolen Cars

Several cars have been stolen/entered in the area within the last few days. Please remember to lock your cars doors!

Essex County Concert with The Bronx Wanderers is Postponed

Due to the forecast of inclement weather later tonight, the Essex County Summer Concert featuring the Bronx Wanderers has been rescheduled to Thursday, August 4th at 7:30 p.m. in Essex County Brookdale Park. We apologize for any inconvenience.


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