Borough of Closter

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

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The Borough of Closter, New Jersey is located in scenic Bergen County, which is just to the Northwest of New York City. To learn more about our borough, please use this site as a reference and information resource and be sure to also follow us on our social media channels for our latest news, announcements, & happenings.

Mayor Glidden's March 2024 Newsletter
Annual Closter Cleanup Day Announced - Saturday April 6 (pdf)
Mayor Glidden Announces Community Funding Awarded to Borough (pdf)
Shade Tree Commission Announces 2024 Arbor Day Poster Contest (pdf)
Town Hall Meeting Recording - Overview of Property Assessments - March 4, 2024
Closter Police Dept Announces 2024 Alarm System Registration Requirements
Borough Welcomes New Council Members
Closter Volunteer Fire Dept Issues Community Plea for New Volunteers !
Closter Board of Health Announces 2024 Dog Licensing Requirements (pdf)
Borough of Closter Earns Sustainable Jersey Certification (pdf)
Ruckman Park News and UPDATE (pdf)
Spotted Lanternfly Information and Resources
Mayor Glidden Issues Special Notice Regarding Spotted Lanternfly (pdf)
Borough of Closter Asks Residents to be Cognizant of Spotted Lanternflies and Help Stop the Spread
Borough of Closter Introduces 2023 Budget
Mayor's Committee for the Arts is Calling All Performers ! (pdf)
Closter's Groundhog - Closter Chuckie - Comes out of his Burrow on Groundhog Day - 2023
USA Pride is Alive and Well in Closter !
AARP Selects Borough of Closter for 2022 Community Challenge Grant (pdf)
Closter Senior Citizens Celebrate 65th Anniversary Celebration
Senior Van Transportation Service - Borough of Closter
Closter Volunteer Fire Department - Members Needed ! (pdf)
Closter Receives 2021 Tree City USA Recognition (pdf)
Closter Senior Citizens Club Announces Return to Activities and Meetings (pdf)
Mayor Glidden Announces Committee for the Arts Initiative (pdf)
Closter in the 1900's - Video Archives courtesy of the Orlando Tobia Family
Closter School Receives National Blue Ribbon Award
Northern Valley Demarest High School Student Council produces Virtual Thank You Card for First Responders
Visual Recycling Guide for the Borough of Closter
Bergen County CARES Act Program and Funding Information Packet
Affordable Housing Mid-Point Realistic Opportunity Review
As required by N.J.S.A. 52:27D-313 and in accordance with a Settlement Agreement dated June 22, 2018 with Fair Share Housing Center, below please find Borough of Closter’s status report as to its implementation of its Fair Housing Plan.

Any interested party is invited to submit comments to the Borough with a copy to Fair Share Housing Center, 510 Park Boulevard, Cherry Hill, New Jersey 08002 regarding whether any site no longer presents a realistic opportunity and should be replaced and whether any mechanisms to meet unmet needs should be revised or supplemented. Any interested party may by motion request a hearing before the Court regarding these issues.

Borough of Closter Announces COAH Affordable Housing Settlement Agreement
Closter Receives Positive Review by New York Times
Closter Police Dept Announces Safe Exchange Zone
The Closter Police is announcing a Safe Exchange Zone for conducting in person internet transactions.
Closter Police Department Reminds of OPERATION CONCERN Program for Senior Citizens
911 Texting In An Emergency Situation (pdf)
Closter Environmental Commission Issues Cleanup and Dumping Advisory (pdf)
Wall Street Journal promotes Closter as a great place to live…. (pdf)
NJ Family Ranks Closter in Top 20 of New Jersey's Best Towns for Families 2016 (pdf)
Closter Ranks In Top 10 Percent Of Places To Live In New Jersey
Closter's Office of Emergency Management (OEM) requests all residents review it's OEM Emergency Preparation guide
NJ Property Taxes and Government Services (pdf)
Closter Police Dept Announces Registry for Children with Special Needs
Northern Valley Historical Society Spotlights Fire Departments in the Northern Valley (pdf)