“9/11 Never Forgotten”
In remembrance for those who perished on 9/11 the Borough of Haledon held a Memorial Service Ceremony in their honor on September 11, 2014. Click Read More to view pictures.
Mayor Domenick Stampone Available to Perform Marriage Ceremonies
Haledon Mayor Domenick Stampone is available to officiate marriages. Any couple can take advantage of this service but scheduling preference is extended to Haledon residents. Mayor Stampone does not charge a fee for this service, however Borough ordinance requires a $100 donation to either the Haledon Fire Department or Haledon Recreation. The Mayor asks that the ceremony take place in Haledon Borough Hall but will accommodate off site requests with ample notice.
Please contact Mrs. Deborah Gutches at 973-595-7766 ext. 107 to make arrangements. Same-sex couples can schedule their ceremonies beginning October 21, 2013. This information is also located on Mayor Domenick Stampone's web page. Click here to see it.
Passaic County Housing Rehabilitation Program 2013-14
The Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders seek to assist lower income homeowners with critical housing rehabilitation. For detailed information along with application click here.
Haledon 100 Years of History 1908-2008
The Centennial Book celebrating Haledon's 100 years of history is now available for purchase at the Haledon Municipal Complex. This book follows the progress and changes from being incorporated in 1908 to present day.
Comments from letters written by those who have witnessed Haledon's growth.
Historian Bunny Botto Kuiken.... a trip down memory lane...
Mayor Domenick Stampone....(Haledon) created in response to State laws that favored "home rule"....the birthplace of the American labor movement was solidified...
Senator Frank R. Lautenberg...thousands of mill workers met at the Botto house to demand a living wage, an end to child labor, and call for safer working conditions for people like my father who worked in the Paterson silk mills.....
Congressman Bill Pascrell Jr.....the spirit of the people of Haledon is the spirit of freedom and democracy that has infused our nation from its inception...
Many people have given their time, pictures and stories to assist in producing a rich cultural and historically accurate accounting of the Borough of Haledon.
The Centennial Edition can be purchased for $30 at the Municipal Clerk's office, 510 Belmont Avenue. Once the initial print has sold out the book will be made available at printing cost.
Haledon Office of Emergency Management-Emergency Alert System
Attention to all Haledon residents, the Haledon Office of Emergency Management has set up a Emergency Alert System through NIXLE. This Emergency Alert System will advise residents by text message and/or email of any emergency situations in the Borough of Haledon. Emergency situations such as: serious weather alerts, traffic alerts, missing persons, water emergencies, evacuations, or any other pertinent information. Residents may register by texting 07508 to 888777 or going on to the following website: www.nixle.com. Any questions contact the Office of Emergency Management at 973-595-7766 ext. 135.