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Location Change for September 24, 2018 Council Meeting (pdf)
Click link below to see the notice regarding the location change of the September 24, 2018 Council Meeting.
2018's Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration & Talent Showcase
Join the Borough community as we host our Third Annual Hispanic Heritage Celebration and Talent Showcase. Performers are invited to showcase their talent acts that portray the rich diversity and culture of the Hispanic Heritage! We will honor community members of Hispanic Heritage for their civic and professional endeavors and enjoy the Hispanic culture through artistic performances and food. The program will run from 6:00pm - 8:00pm and refreshments will be served following the program.

Click link below to see event flyer.

Passaic County Board of Social Services Community Outreach Event (pdf)
On Tuesday, September 18, 2018, the Passaic County Board of Social Services will be holding another community outreach event at the Prospect Park Municipal Building from 4:00PM to 6:00PM.

Representatives from the PCBSS will be available during this time to speak about eligibility to receive assistance in the areas listed on the flyer. This is a great opportunity for residents (residents of Prospect Park and/or Passaic County residents) and community leaders to get information on resources that are available.
September 11 Candlelight Ceremony (pdf)
All are invited to join your neighbors, civic leaders and elected officials at the Borough's annual Candlelight Ceremony in honor of Patriot Day, September 11. The event takes place on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at 6:00PM at the Prospect Park Municipal Building (106 Brown Avenue). Keynote speakers are State Senator Nellie Pou and Assemblywoman Shavonda Sumter. Click link below to see the event flyer.
Prospect Park Day Parade, Festival & Fireworks
All are invited to this year's Prospect Park Day parade, festival and fireworks show on Saturday, September 8, 2018 (rain date is September 15, 2018). The parade down Brown Avenue begins at 2:00PM and ends at 3:00PM in Hofstra Park. Immediately after the parade is the festival which takes place in Hofstra Park from 3:00PM to 7:00PM, ending with a fireworks immediately after the festival.
North 16th Street Reconstruction Notice (pdf)
Please be advised that on or about August 30, 2018 a road improvement project on North 16th Street and Park Avenue will begin. Full project details are availible on the below link. Travelers must exercise caution when traveling near the work area.
2018 Tax Bills
Due to a delay in the final budget from the State of New Jersey and additional state aid to the Manchester School District, the August tax bills were mailed out by August 23, 2018. The due date is extended to September 17, 2018.

This Week in Prospect Park

Garbage Collection & Bulk Garbage Collection
Garbage Collection
6:30pm Council Meeting
Garbage Collection & Bulk Garbage Collection
6:30pm Land Use Board Meeting
Monthly Calendar

Borough Calendar (pdf)