Massachusetts Avenue, Haworth

Please be advised that on Monday, September 25th, Massachusetts Avenue between Schraalenburgh Road and Knickerbocker Road will be closed.

Borough Administrator's Office

Address: 80 West Madison Avenue, Dumont, NJ 07628
Phone: 201-387-5060
Fax: 201-387-5065
Hours: Mon-Fri, 9:00am-4:30pm; also by appointment
Summer Hours: Fri 8:30am-3:30pm

The Borough Administrator is appointed by the Mayor with the advice and consent of the Borough Council. The basic function of the Administrator is to direct and supervise the administration of all departments, offices and agencies of the Borough, except as otherwise provided by law.

The Administrator is responsible to the Mayor and Council for carrying out all policies established by it and serves as liaison between the Mayor and Council and the Borough's departments and agencies.

The Administrator is the chief administrative official and chief of staff for the Borough and is responsible for, but not limited to, the following:

  • Supervises the preparation of and recommends annually to the Mayor and Council an operating budget, a capital budget, and a five-year capital plan.
  • Receives and deals with requests for, and complaints about, Borough services that cannot be dealt with by the operating departments and agencies.
  • Appoints and promotes subordinate Borough officers, except as otherwise provided by law.
  • Negotiates contracts for the Borough as authorized and directed by and subject to the approval of the governing body.
  • Oversees a proper purchasing system, approves all requests for goods and services to be purchased by the Borough, and approves all bills and vouchers for payment prior to final approval by the governing body.

Where in Dumont is it?

80 W. Madison Avenue, Dumont, NJ

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Change in Mayor and Council Executive Session Meetings

PLEASE NOTE REVISION:  The Mayor and Council Executive session meetings scheduled for October 3rd, November 9th and December 5th will be Work Sessions.  They will be held at the Senior Center, 39 Dumont Avenue, at 6:30pm.  These meetings are open to the public.

Notice to Bidders FY' 2016 CDBG Road Program (Thompson Street)

Public Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received by the Borough of Dumont for the FY' 2016 CDBG Road Program in the Borough of Dumont, Bergen County.

For further information, please click on the "Downloads" section at the top of this page, then Bids, RFQs & RFPs

Election Poll Workers Needed in Dumont

The Bergen County Board of Elections is currently recruiting poll workers.  If you are interested in participating, please click on the below link.

Letter from Mayor Kelly to all Residents regarding Affordable Housing Issues

On July 18, 2017, the Borough of Duumont voted to settle its Declaratory Judgment lawsuit to resolve all affordable housing issues facing Dumont trhough the middle of 2025.

Please click on the below link for answers to some of the questions we are hearing most often about the settlement.



Flu Shots Available for Dumont Senior Citizens Only

Flu Shots will be available at the Dumont Senior Center, 39 Dumont Avenue, for Dumont senior citizens only on :

Wednesday, September 20, 2017,  9:00am - 11:00am                                                                                                                               Wednesday, September 27, 2017 , 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Recipients must present Medicare cards.


Shredding Event

We have been receiving a lot of calls asking when our next shredding event will be held.  We just had one in June and it is normally held annually.  However, Northvale will be holding one on October 7th in their parking lot from 9am to 1pm.  That's the closest town. 

The BCUA is also holding a shredding event in Mahwah at Campgaw Mountain Reservation on Sunday, October 22nd, between 9am and 2pm.

Massachusetts Avenue, Haworth

Massachusetts Avenue in Haworth will be closed in order to replace water pipes.  Traffic between Washington Avenue and Knickerbocker Road will be detoured.  For further information, please visit the Haworth Borough website.