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Please Note:  WEDNESDAY, APRIL 8th, 2015 is the deadline to change parties in order to be eligible to vote in that party in the Primary Election, June 2, 2015.  Forms are available at the Borough Clerk's office, 80 West Madison Avenue.

Last Cheerleading Sign Up, Monday-3/23/15 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Dumont Ambulance Corps located on Brook Street

The Borough's Easter Egg Hunt scheduled for March 21, 2015 has been cancelled because of the poor field conditions.

March 21, 2015 9:00-am to 12noon
PAPER SHREDDING event at the Dumont DPW, 1 Aladdin Avenue.  All are invited to participate

Two (2) temporary positions are available with the Department of Public Works.  Duties include picking up grass, cutting grass and leaf pick up.  Starting March 30, 2015.  Hours 7:00am to 3:30pm, Monday through Friday, starting at $10.00 per hour.  Applications can be picked up at the DPW garage on 1 Aladdin Avenue from 7:00am to 2:00pm.

Parking Permits for Residents and Non-residents
Applications for 2015 commuter parking permits for municipal parking in the Brook Street Parking Lot, Washington Street (east side from Massachusetts Ave. to Washington Ave.),West Shore Avenue sections 2-5, and W. Quackenbush Avenue (north side-125 feet west of Park Avenue) will be available to Dumont residents, non-residents and business owners on a first come, first-served basis December 11, 2014.  Permits may be obtained at the Borough Clerk’s office between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.  Please note that this does not include overnight parking.
The fee is $120 per calendar year for residents and $180 per calendar year for non-residents; there is one hanger permit per household.  Applicants must bring a copy of the driver’s license and registration for the car to be used.  No copies will be made at Borough Hall-no exceptions.  Applications will be on the Borough website:   For more information, call 201-387-5023.

BOROUGH ORDINANCE:Front yard parking. No person shall park, stop or stand any motor vehicle, or permit or suffer the same to be done, in any front yard area of any dwelling building except on driveways and parking areas located, constructed and installed in compliance with applicable Borough ordinances. [Amended 11-23-2010 by Ord. No. 1424]

The Borough has purchased new recycling cans.  Residents can purchase up to two cans at $5.00 each.  Payment must be made at the Borough Hall Tax Office.  The receipt must be presented at the Department of Public Works, 1 Aladdin Avenue, where the cans are stored and are available for pick up between 7:00am and 3:30pm (closed for lunch from 11:45am and 12:30pm).

Electronic Drop-Off Container:

Located at the back of the DPW Building, 1 Aladdin Avenue, Monday through Friday, 8:00am until 2:30pm.  Acceptable items include TVs, computers, monitors, fax machine, modems, VCRs.  Pickup service not available, drop off only.

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RIDING THE RAILS THROUGH HISTORY:  Join the Dumont Shade Tree Commission for this amazing celebration of the Dumont Railroad Station and our Train History!  The event includes historical displays of train structures and buildings.  Professional Train Engineers will be on hand to answer questions on our current rail system. See original documents from the West Shore Railroad Company. Learn about Operation Life Saver (Rail Safety). Enjoy working train displays! See pictures of Dumont's early years of the railroad and train history as far back as 1883.  Bring your friends, neighbors, and family, to the Dumont Arboretum on June 6, 2015 from 10am - 4pm! Free admission! Fun for the whole family.

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