Borough of Closter

295 Old Closter Dock Road    ♦     Closter, New Jersey 07624    ♦    201-784-0600


Borough Administrator

(Fri Nov, 1 2019)

Office of the Borough Administrator

Open to the Public - Monday through Friday
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


Edward Hynes

Phone 201-784-0600 ext. 492     Email:


Closter’s Borough Administrator/Treasurer is responsible for the administration of the rules and regulations governing the operations of all borough departments, personnel management, and all boards, committees and commissions. 

The Administrator is also responsible for the general coordination of the day-to-day administration of the Borough.  The Administrator/Treasurer oversees a proper purchasing system, carries out policies established by the Mayor and Council, as well as, supervises the administration of all departments, offices and agencies of the Borough. The Administrator receives and works, as necessary, with the public to address issues, suggestions and or concerns.  

The Administrator works with neighboring communities, inclusive of Bergen County agencies, to develop and deliver shared services, cooperative relationships as well as share information which benefits the community as a whole.