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Posted 2017/01/17


The Bergen County Department of Parks and the Rutgers Center for Urban Environmental Sustainability (... [read more]
Posted 2017/01/17
Posted 2017/01/17

Water Conservation Ordinance Public Forum to be held Thursday January 26th

In anticipation of further discussion of a Water Conservation ordinance in all of the communities served... [read more]
Posted 2017/01/17

Chamber of Commerce Forum to be held Tuesday February 7th

On Tuesday, February 7th at 7:30pm, we invite our local business owners to Glen Rock Borough Hall for... [read more]
Posted 2017/01/17

Fore The Friends (of the Glen Rock Public Library) Fundraiser

2017 marks the 35th anniversary of the Friends. To celebrate the many years of supporting the Glen... [read more]
Posted 2017/01/13

Library Director Betsy Wald Resigns

Betsy Wald is resigning from her position as Director of Glen Rock Library to begin a new chapter in... [read more]
Posted 2017/01/06

2017 Resident Commuter Parking Passes for Sale Monday December 19th

The Glen Rock Police Department (GRPD) will begin selling Resident Commuter Parking stickers on Monday... [read more]
Posted 2017/01/05
Posted 2016/12/29
Posted 2016/12/16

Message From the Glen Rock Police Department Regarding Pedestrian Accidents

Within minutes of each other, two Glen Rock youths suffered non-life threatening injuries when they... [read more]
Posted 2016/12/12
Posted 2016/12/09

Notice of Updates to the Thielke Arboretum

On or about November 11th, per New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection - Green Acres guidelines... [read more]
Posted 2016/12/06


The Borough of Glen Rock (Borough) is soliciting qualification statements from interested persons and... [read more]
Posted 2016/12/05

Shovel For Seniors Volunteers Needed

The Borough of Glen Rock is once again looking for assistance with the Borough\\\'s 8th annual community... [read more]
Posted 2016/11/18

Message from Ridgewood Water Regarding Billing Error

During an automated step in Ridgewood Water’s bill review process, a portion of customers in Glen... [read more]
Posted 2016/11/10
Posted 2016/11/08
Posted 2016/11/07

Don\'t Forget to \"SHOP THE ROCK\"

As a reminder, the Shop the Rock program is still ongoing. Please continue to use your cards to receive... [read more]
Posted 2016/10/25

Leaf Pickup to Begin Wednesday October 26th, 2016

The Glen Rock Department of Public Works will begin curbside leaf collection on Wednesday October 26th... [read more]
Posted 2016/10/25

A Message from the Glen Rock Police Department regarding No Shave November

This November you may notice something different about members of the Glen Rock Police Department. As... [read more]
Posted 2016/10/12

PSE&G Offers 10 Tips on How to Prevent Electrical Fires

In recognition of National Fire Prevention Week, October 9-15, Public Service Electric and Gas Co. (... [read more]
Posted 2016/10/06

NJ TRANSIT SERVICE PLAN FOR THURSDAY COMMUTE & Investigation/Hoboken Terminal Update

NJ TRANSIT is continuing the existing alternate service plan for tomorrow, Thursday October 6th with... [read more]
Posted 2016/10/04

Honoring Glen Rock Police Officers, Volunteer Firefighters, and Volunteer EMTs

On the morning of Wednesday October 4th, 2016 the Borough of Glen Rock was proud to honor the police... [read more]
Posted 2016/09/30

Flags at Half Staff to Honor Shimon Peres, former President and Prime Minister of Israel

Please see the below proclamation for all flags to be at half staff to honor Shimon Peres, former President... [read more]
Posted 2016/09/29

NJ Transit Implements Inquiry Line & Family Re-unification Center

Residents of Glen Rock in need information about family or friends that were affected by the New Jersey... [read more]
Posted 2016/09/22

A Message from Ridgewood Water Concerning News Media Coverage of Chromium 6 in Public Water Supplies

The Environmental Working Group (EWG) recently released a report raising concerns about the presence... [read more]
Posted 2016/09/21

New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Issues Fraud Alerts

Please see the attached fraud alerts from the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs. [read more]
Posted 2016/09/20

Brain Health Workshop: A HealthEASE Senior Wellness Event For Adults age 60+ to be held October 4th

Please see the attached flyer for the Brain Health Workshop: A HealthEASE Senior Wellness Event For... [read more]
Posted 2016/09/15

Arboretum Lease and Ordinance Drafts

Please see the attached document with contains Arboretum Lease and Ordinance Drafts. [read more]
Posted 2016/09/13

Message From Mayor Packer Regarding Crosswalks, and Student Travel to and from School

On September 12th, a Glen Rock Middle School student was struck by a vehicle while crossing Radburn... [read more]
Posted 2016/09/07

Glen Rock Environmental Commission (GREC) Statement on the Proposed Environmental Education Center (EEC) at the Thielke Arboretum

Attached is the Glen Rock Environmental Commission\'s (GREC) statement on the proposed Environmental... [read more]
Posted 2016/09/02

Stage 2 Water Restrictions Continue, Waivers Being Accepted Beginning September 6th

Although Stage 2 watering restrictions will continue to be in effect, Ridgewood Water will begin to... [read more]
Posted 2016/09/02

Ridgewood Water to Conduct Fire Hydrant Inspections

NOTE: This is NOT hydrant flushing however the barrel of the hydrant will be flushed as part of the... [read more]
Posted 2016/08/31

Department of Public Works Job Openings

Please visit for current Department of Public... [read more]
Posted 2016/08/25

Glen Rock Public Library to Reopen Monday August 29th

Keep in mind, book drops will be closed until then. Fines will be waived for materials due during the... [read more]
Posted 2016/08/25

PSE&G 69KV Utility Infrastructure Upgrade Project Announcement

Please see the attached letter from PSE&G regarding the work scheduled for the next several weeks. [read more]
Posted 2016/08/23

Moody\'s Investors Services Upgrades Borough of Glen Rock, NJ to Aa3 (Superior) from A1 (Good)

Moody\'s Investors Service has upgraded the Borough of Glen Rock, NJ\'s GO rating to Aa3 from A1.[read more]
Posted 2016/08/23

Reminder Regarding Borough Pet Laws (PLEASE READ)

We would like to remind all Residents about the Glen Rock code regarding pets, and more specifically... [read more]
Posted 2016/08/19

Lawn Sign Ordinance Announcement (PLEASE READ)

Chapter 230-45 of Glen Rock\'s code states, \"One stationary non-illuminated political sign not exceeding... [read more]
Posted 2016/08/13

Excessive Heat Warning Announcement

During this period of excessive heat please stay indoors whenever possible, especially during peak heat... [read more]