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Welcome to the Borough of Midland Park!
Originally settled by the Dutch, Midland Park was incorporated as a Borough on
September 6, 1894 from portions of Ridgewood Township and Franklin Township
(now Wyckoff Township) and further expanded from additional lands acquired from
Wyckoff Township in 1931. Midland Park was named after the New Jersey Midland
Railway Company which operated a railroad through the area in the 1870s. With a
total area of 1.56 square miles and a population of 7,128 (as of the 2010 census) it
borders the Borough of Waldwick to the north, the Village of Ridgewood to the east
and the Township of Wyckoff to the west. Midland Park treasures it's "small-town"
feel yet offers a multitude of housing options, recreational facilities, quality public
and private schools, unique shopping and dining options, nine houses of worship,
and public transportation into nearby Manhattan making it a desirable town to call
Property Tax Reimbursement/Senior Freeze
Homeowners 65 or older, or receiving Social Security disability benefits and paid
property taxes on their principle residence in New Jersey are eligible. Applicant must
be a NJ resident for at least 10 years and living in their current home for at least 3
years. Applicant must also meet income limits for both "base year" and the year
applying. To apply, form PTR-1 should be filed. Number to call: 1-800-323-4400 or
see the attached flyer for details.
- Property Tax Reimbursement Flyer
Community-wide Yard Sale
The Borough of Midland Park is holding its 5Th Annual Midland Park Community
Wide Yard Sale on April 22nd, rain or shine. 9-am-5pm for All Midland Park
Residents. We will be collecting a $20 registration fee that guarantees that your
home and a description of items for sale will be listed on the town website. A notice
of the sale will also appear on Craig’s List and in the Bergen Record.
Maps showing the locations of all participants as well as listings of the items at each
location will be available at the DePhillips Center, 50 Diary Street and At Boro Hall,
280 Godwin Ave, two days prior to the sale. One hundred percent of the registration
fees will be donated to The Midland Park Children’s Love Fund, Inc., a 501(c)3
non-profit organization. The Love Fund is staffed entirely by volunteers helping
families coping with personal emergencies by easing some of the financial burdens
resulting from their situations, thereby helping them to maintain their quality of life
and protect their children from further hardship. Your participation/donation in the
yard sale will help The Love Fund continue to offer support to Midland Park's
children in crisis.
To ensure listing on the map, your registration form must be received by April 17th.
The registration form is available on the Boro of Midland Park website.
(www.midlandparknj.org). Mail the Registration form (by April 17th) with a check
for $20 made payable to the Midland Park Children’s Love Fund, Inc. to
Boro of Midland Park Community Yard Sale
C/O Recreation Department
280 Godwin Ave
Midland Park, NJ 07432
To increase your exposure, ask your neighbors to participate. The more sales venues
in your neighborhood, the more likely you are to attract shoppers.
- Yard Sale Registration Form
Ridgewood Water Class Action Case
A court-sponsored mediation was recently conducted in the long running case,
Township of Wyckoff, et al v. Village of Ridgewood, Superior Court of New Jersey,
Law Division, Bergen County, Docket No. BER-L-5651-12. The case is a class action
that was brought by the municipalities of Wyckoff, Glen Rock and Midland Park on
behalf of themselves and all of their residents who purchase water from the
Ridgewood Water Utility. To read the full press release click below.
Press Release From the Borough of Midland Park
DECLARATORY JUDGEMENT ACTION FILED WITH SUPERIOR COURT SEEKING
SUBSTANTIVE CERTIFICATION Please click here to view
Midland Park Police
The Midland Park Police Department is currently utilizing a free emergency
messaging service called NIXLE. Residents can go to the NIXLE.com web-site and sign
up for free or they can text a keyword MPKPD to 888777, or text 07432 to 888777
to sign up for this service. By signing up residents will receive real-time emergency
messages that are issued by the Police Department.
You can also follow the Police Department on their facebook page and twitter
Meeting Minutes & Agendas
Both past and present for the Mayor & Council, Planning Board and Zoning Board
minutes and agendas can be found on their respective pages on this site. Use the
main menu at the top of the page to locate which page you want. The
meetings/agendas for the past 3 years are also available for your viewing.
Midland Park Honoring Borough Veterans
The Midland Park Governing Body would like to honor our Borough Veterans that
have recently returned home from Iraq and Afghanistan. Please contact the Midland
Park Borough Hall with the name, address and return date of your family member or
friend so the Council may recognize these brave soldiers. Please call 201-445-5720.
Midland Park Budgets are Posted Online
To see the budget details for Midland Park simply Click here.
Midland Park Maps
Borough Street Map
Borough Voting District Map
Borough Leaf Pick Up District Map
Midland Park Fall 2016 Review & 2017 Almanac
Click here for the Fall 2016 Review
Click here for the 2017 Almanac - Revised on February 14
Bergen County Utilities Authority 2017 Collection Evenets
Click here to download the flyer
Bergen County Utilities Authority 2017 Household Hazardous
Waste Collection Flyer
Click here to download the flyer
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