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Due to the holiday, the Recycling Center and the Alfred H. Baumann Library
will be CLOSED both Friday & Saturday, July 3 & 4.  •  There will be NO garbage pick-up on July 3.
The Municipal Building’s “Summer Hours” began, June 29. The building will continue to be
CLOSED from 6 to 8 pm on Monday evenings. Regular evening hours will resume on Sept. 14.
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CONCERTS IN THE PARK
 JULY  <PDF>
8th: Sunset Soundz
15th: South Street Station
22nd: Joe Caroselli & Masterpiece
29th: Sick Star Nation
 AUGUST  <PDF>
5th: Fuzzy Lemons (for children)
12th: Garret Mountain Boys
19nd: The Late Show (Hoffmans)
26th: The Bucket List
 7 pm, Dowling Gardens
 
(Fuzzy Lemons starts at 6:30)
 July 3, 2015 Fri.
Independence Day
Municipal facilities CLOSED
 July 7, 2015 Tue.
W.P. Splash Park Opens
at Frank Zaccaria Park

To Register:
Call Rec Ofc,
973-345-8100 x213
more info >>> 
 July 8–11, ’15 Wd-Sa
WP Boys & Girls Club
* CARNIVAL *
WHERE: Memorial Dr
WHEN: 5 to 9 pm, Wed 7/8
WHEN: 5 to 9 pm, Thu 7/9
WHEN: 5 to 10 pm, Fri 7/10
WHEN: 3 to 10 pm, Sat 7/11
 Aug. 4, 2015 Tue.
WP Municipal Alliance’s
NATIONAL NIGHT OUT
6 to 8 pm, Memorial Dr

 
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Woodland Park Business Association
Link to Community Aggregate Program information

 
Summer Movie Schedule Announced
 Sponsor: WP Municipal Alliance
 Viewings: June 25 • July 2, 9,
   16, 23, 30 • August 4, 13
 Start: Dusk (8:30/8:45 pm)
   
7 pm @ Boys & Girls Club, if raining
 Movies to be shown:
   The Incredibles • Cinderella
   Despicable Me 2 • Karate Kid
   How to Train Your Dragon 2 •
   Home • Big Hero 6 • Jaws
TV v.
 Where: Memorial Field
 
FAIR LAWN MEMORIAL POOL
2015 Pool Season
Residents of Woodland Park are eligible to purchase membership badges for Memorial Pool through an Interlocal Agreement. IMPORTANT! Proper Identification must be shown to purchase memberships.
See Interlocal Agreement Membership Rates.
Call (201) 796-6746 or Email Recreation@FairLawn.org
 
2015 P.V. Basketball League Champs
3rd & 4th Grade Panthers Basketball Team. Click to enlarge.
4th & 5th Grade Panthers Basketball Team. Click to enlarge.
7th & 8th Grade Panthers Basketball Team. Click to enlarge.
 
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Auxiliary reads off names of fallen servicemen. Chief Paul Salomone asks everything to remember our volunteer firefighters.
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The Mayor and Council lead off the Memorial Day Parade on a sunny May 25th.
    more photos >>   Click for more photos
 
Mayor Presents Proposal To Improve Parks
Mayor Keith Kazmark spoke to a roomful of about 40 residents eager to learn about the proposed plans to improve Rose Place Park and Frank Zaccaria Park.
TOWN HALL STYLE MEETING HELD — About 40 residents listened to Mayor Kazmark’s proposed improvement of Rose Place Park and Frank Zaccaria Park on Apr. 20 in the Aldo P. Napoli Community Room. The Mayor wants to use Open Space funds from the Borough and the County to put in a new loop path at Rose Place Park; install a new soccer fileld in Zacarria Park; repair the tennis courts at Rose Place Park; and expand the parking at Zacarria Park; among other things.
Proposed Site Plan Mayor’s PPT Presentation
 

 
W P F D
TO DONATE:
W.P. Volunteer Fire Dept.
P.O. Box 511
Woodland Park, NJ 07424
TO VOLUNTEER:
973-345-3899
– or –
Visit a firehouse any
Monday evening
< WPFD >
 
W P F A S
TO DONATE:
W.P. First Aid Squad
23 Rose Place
Woodland Park, NJ 07424
TO VOLUNTEER:
973-279-2500
Capt. Andy Dillon
(assistance provided to get certified for first aid & CPR)
< WPFAS >
 
‘Centennial Chronicles’
Centennial Chronicles cover Now In Stock
  $10 each
   credit / debit cards
   not accepted
At Tax Office, 2nd Flr, Municipal Bldg
‘Centennial Memories’ VIEW
Calendar Daily Event Info
BOWLING BOWCRAFT
MINI GOLF MOVIES
P.C. CAMP HOPE:   JULY 9  |  JULY 30
Recreation Events Click Here
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Alfred H. Baumann
Public Library

 • PT Youth Services Library
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visit A.B. Library
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NJDOT Funding Doubles For
McBride Streetscape Project
   The N.J. Dept. of Transportation has announced that, under its 2015 Municipal Aid Program, Woodland Park was again selected to receive $250,000 in funding for Phase I of the McBride Avenue Streetscape Project.
   Woodland Park’s grant application was one of 630 receive by the NJDOT. Just under $78.75 million was awarded this year.
   Last year, NJDOT awarded Woodland Park another $250,000 for the same project under the 2014 Municipal Aid Program, bringing the total funding to $500,000.
 
2015 Re-assessment Over
   The Borough contracted Appraisal Systems, Inc. to assist in conducting the Reassessment Program.
   Appraisal Systems has reported that the inspection and valuation phases have concluded. Property values have been mailed for all residential properties. . . .
read more >
 
County Drafts New 5-yr Plan
   Passaic County became an entitlement community receiving Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds from the U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development in 2008. In Fiscal Year 2013, a new Five-Year Consolidated Plan was prepared.
   The CP allows a community to take a comprehensive approach to the use of resources granted to the community by HUD. On an annual basis, Passaic County submits an Action Plan containing the proposed activities outlining the use of CDBG funds for the upcoming program year. The Action Plan relates the activities to goals and objectives outlined in the 5-Year CP. . . .
<Read the 2013 Plan draft report>
 
State’s Most Flood-Prone Areas
   Woodland Park property owners have filed 101 repetitive flood claims during the past 35 years.
   Click HERE for the full report.
 
Important Changes Affect
Flood Insurance Requirements
   On March 21, 2014, President Obama signed the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014 into law.
   This law repeals and modifies certain provisions . . . <more>
 
NJDEP Awards Grants For
Flood Mitigation Projects
   On Mar. 10, the NJ Dept. of Envi-ronmental Protection announced that 36 municipalities in three counties will receive grants to finance projects to clear waterways of snags, debris and shouls.
   Two grant applications benefitting Woodland Park were submitted. The DEP awarded $150,000 for a Woodland Park/Little Falls project to clear the Peckman River.
   And, $150,000 for a Woodland Park/Totowa project to clear local portions of the Passaic River.
 
County Grant Announced
   The Passaic County Freeholder Board approved a recommedation by the Passaic County Open Space Trust Fund to award a grant of $99,000 to W.P. for improvements to Rose Place Park.
 
WP Getting Mitigation Funds
   A grant has been awarded by Passaic County to the Borough for $823,263 from the Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR).
   The Federal funds will be used to acquire and demolish three flood-prone residential propertiese and create open space in perpetuity.
   Final Project Descriptions >>>
   Fair Housing Notice >>>
 
NEW ADDRESS SIGNS Offered To Speed Emergency Responses
   The Public Safety Committee in cooperation with the West Paterson Volunteer Fire Dept. and the W.P. Fire Prevention Bureau is addressing the need for emergency services to more easily locate homes in some areas of the Borough with mailboxes at the curb.
   New reflective address and directional signs have been installed in some locations. Now these blue and white signs are being made available to other homeowners who want them for $15.
   For more info, click HERE >
 
Noise Ordinance Amended
To Change Prohibited Hours
   Ordinance No. 10-5, known as “Noise Ordinance Amending Time Periods”, prohibits “loud, disturbing and unnecessary noise” in violation of Section 5-17.4 Prohibited Acts.
   These are “prohibited between the hours of 9:00 P.M. and 7:00 A.M., on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednes-day and Thursday; and the hours of 10:30 P.M. and 7:00 A.M. on the days of Friday and Saturday, in a manner as to be plainly audible at a distance of fifty (50) feet from the building, structure or vehicle in which noise is emanating shall be prima face evidence of a violation of this section.”
 
Need Help Paying PSE&G?
   PSE&G is encouraging their residential customers who need help paying their energy bill to apply for one of the available programs.
   You may quality under LIHEAP, USF, NJ Lifeline Credit or NJ Shares.
 
 
"Save The Reservoirs" PETITION
 
Local Filmmaker Chronicles
Recent Storms
Mayor Presents Sewer/Water
Projects Proposed for
Excavation of Shared Force Main in Paterson
Reveals Big Problem
Click to view "Fury's Wrath" Click to view presentation Excavated force main pipe can be broken with a shovel.
 

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