Department Of Public Works
Address: 41 Prospect Street , Palisades Park, NJ 07650
Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 7:00 A.M. – 3:30 P.M.
Telephone: (201) 585-4133 or (201) 585-4134
Fax: (201) 585-0242
DPW Director: Austin J. Ashley, C.P.W.M.
Secretary to Public Works: Antoinette Fields
Waste Water Supervisor: Bruce Bonaventura
Permits Issued by the DPW:
Cutting of Trees in Public Right of Way:$25.00
Replacement of Sidewalks in Public Right of Way:$20.00 minimum (additional $20.00 for every $1,000 of work)
Garbage/Recycling: See Schedules for North & South
Bulk & White Goods: See Schedules for North & South
Confused About What Items To Recycle? Recyclable Items Chart
Grass, Weeds & Trees: All lawns, hedges, brushes and weeds of any kind shall trimmed and shall not be permitted to become overgrown, especially not to interfere with sidewalks, traffic, or street traffic and must not impair visibility to any Borough sign. Tree branches overhanging sidewalks must be kept at a height of 8′ and 13′ above the roadway.
Stormwater Solutions: See Flyer for Stormwater Solutions
Wildlife Feeding Ordinance