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Mayor's Welcome

Welcome to the official website of the Borough of Wood-Ridge, New Jersey!
This informative and attractive municipal website is being provided as a public service to the residents and people interested in our community. Should you have any thoughts or recommendations on how we can make our community an even better place to live, please feel free to call upon us. We're always interested to hear from you.

Very truly yours,
Paul A. Sarlo, Mayor

 

 

 

 

 

News and Announcements

A Retirement Ceremony
in Honor of Borough Clerk Diane Thornley

A retirement ceremony was held in honor of Borough Clerk Diane Thornley at the January 28th Council Meeting which was attended by current and former elected officials and employees of the Borough. Diane served as Borough Clerk for 18 years. She is retiring after 25 years of employment with the Borough on February 1, 2015.

Managing Municipal Risk

This article has been written by Council President Ezio Altamura, a partner at the firm of GJEM-Otterstedt Insurance Agency, which has been published in the January 2015 edition of the New Jersey Municipalities magazine. The topic is the management of municipal risk and is offered to the elected officials and municipal employees from the unique perspective of both a professional risk manager and elected official serving in government for many years.  Click here to read the article.

Bergen County Police Chief's Event of 2015

Wood-Ridge Police Chief Joseph Rutigliano was installed as President of the Bergen County Police Chiefs Association on Saturday, January 17, 2015 at their annual banquet at the Fiesta. Mayor Sarlo administered the oath of office to Chief Rutigliano and the seven other police chiefs who will serve as officers of the association for 2015. Over 300 people attended the banquet including all the members of the Wood-Ridge Police Department who were not on duty.

2015 Reorganization Meeting Held on January 1st

Upcoming Meetings

Thursday, January 1st
Reorganization Meeting 3:00 p.m., Borough Hall.

Tuesday, January 6th
Mayor & Council Executive Session 7:00 p.m., Borough Hall.

Wednesday, January 7th
Recreation Commission Reorganization Meeting 7:30 p.m., Borough Hall.

Thursday, January 8th
Board of Health Reorganization Meeting 7:30 p.m., Borough Hall.

Monday, January 12th
Shade Tree Commission Reorganization Meeting 6:30 p.m., Borough Hall.
Library Meeting 7:00 p.m., Library.

Wednesday, January 21st
Planning Board Reorganization Meeting 7:00 p.m., Borough Hall.

Monday, January 26th
Local Assistance Board Reorganization Meeting 7:00 p.m., Borough Hall.

Tuesday, January 27th - Now Rescheduled for Wednesday, 1/28/2015
Mayor & Council Regular Meeting 7:00 p.m., Borough Hall.

 

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2010      
Subject
Number
Percent
Total population
7.626
100.00
Median household income
90,411
(X)
Median family income
90,411
(X)
Total housing units
3,051
100.00
School Enrollment
Public
Private
Nursery school, preschool
52
82.1%
17.9%
Kindergarten
65
100.0%
0.0%
Elementary school (grades 1-4)
400
100.0%
0.0%
Elementary school (grades 5-8)
192
85.9%
14.1%
High school (grades 9-12)
385
77.3%
22.7%
College undergraduate school
322
82.3%
17.7%
Graduate professional school
249
63.9%
36.1%

 

 
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