Affordable Housing: Court's Decision & Opinion on fairness of proposed Settlement Agreement

Court's Opinion dated June 6, 2016, on the Fairness Hearing held on May 12, 2016.


"[T]he Court finds that the proposed settlement between Landmark Dumont and the Borough is a fair settlement to provide the opportunity of affordable housing to low- and middle-income persons in the Borough of Dumont."

Cancellation of Recreation Cheerleading & Summer Camp Signups

The June 6, 2016, from 6:00-8:00pm Recreation Cheerleading & Summer Camp in-house registrations has been cancelled.  You may still register on on-line


Budget hearing on May 17, 2016

There will be a hearing on the 2016 Municipal Budget at the May 17, 2016 Mayor and Council Public Meeting at the Dumont Senior Center at 6:30PM.

Special meeting of Mayor & Council and Joint Land Use Board on May 12, 2016

There will be a special meeting of the Mayor and Council and the Joint Land Use Board on May 12, 2016, 10:00AM, at the Bergen County Courthouse, 10 Main Street, Courtroom 426, Hackensack, NJ. No formal action will be taken.

Primary Election voter registration deadline is May 17

Please be advised that Tuesday, May 17, 2016 is the deadline for all new voter registrations for the Primary Election on June 7, 2016.

Cancellation of May 3, 2016 Mayor & Council meeting

The May 3, 2016 meeting of the governing body of the Borough of Dumont has been cancelled due to lack of agenda. The next regularly scheduled meeting is May 17, 2016 at the Senior Center, 39 Dumont Avenue, Dumont, NJ.

Parking permits for residents and non-residents

Applications for 2016 commuter parking permits for municipal parking in the Brook Street Parking Lot, West Shore Avenue Section 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 7, 2015. Permits may be obtained at the Borough Clerk's office, 80 West Madison Avenue, 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. For more information, call 201-387-5023.