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Call Borough Hall and Sign Up for Free Property Maintenance

By on January 10, 2015

How would you like the Riverdale DPW to maintain your property free of charge? Well apparently some Riverdale residents have already signed up and are enjoying their savings. Wanna know how it works? Most of you probably know what a

State Senate Passes Bill Allowing Sale of Public Water Utilities Without Voter Consent

By on December 31, 2014

The “Water Infrastructure Protection Act” just passed the State Senate and has moved to Governor Christie’s desk for signature.  In a nutshell, the bill has removed the requirement of voter approval for a municipality to sell it’s public water system

Riverdale Says NO to the Pilgrim Pipeline

By on November 23, 2014

At the November 17th meeting, the Council quietly passed a resolution formal stating Riverdale’s opposition to the proposed Pilgrim Pipeline.  Riverdale is not alone, a number of NJ towns have already passed similar resolutions including Oakland, Mahway, Chattam, Montville, Parsippany,

Watergate II; The Cost of Complacency

By on November 12, 2014

Beware of little expenses. A small leak will sink a great ship. Benjamin Franklin Did you think that the water billing issue in Riverdale was over?  If so you’re not alone. One would assume that, when an error of that

Are Riverdale Sewer Customers Paying Too Much?

By on August 18, 2014

Riverdale has been faced with a major dilemma with our waste water sewer system for many years. As a result Riverdale Sewer customers may be paying higher prices for our service than we should. In addition, we have “dry pipes”;

Down the Drain

Watergate!

By on July 15, 2014

Many of you may have heard rumors that hundreds of thousands of dollars of tax payer money has literally gone down the drain. Unfortunately, this is true.  You may have also heard that the town will be going after water