Robert Rusch, Construction Official - Ext. 20

Robert oversees the daily operations of the Building Department.  He has final approval on all applications.  He may impose penalties when appropriate.  And is responsible for preparing yearly budgets for the Mayor and Council.

Liz Stass, Technical Assistant - Ext. 19

Liz schedules inspections, answers questions regarding building permit requirements and  prepares month-end financial reports.  She is responsible for submitting reports to the NJ Department of Community Affairs. Her hours are M-F 9:15 - 2:15


Robert Rusch  - Building Inspector - Ext. 20

Frank Giordano - Plumbing Subcode Inspector

James Hoffmann - Electrical Subcode Inspector 

Allan Silverman - Fire Marshall

The Borough Inspectors conduct land reviews to ensure that projects conform to all code and inspection requirements.

Bob Rusch - Zoning Officer - Ext. 20 

Reviews drawings and surveys for proposed projects to ensure that the zoning code is strictly enforced. Bob also issues all zoning permits.


Construction Official:

Monday 10:45am to 1:45pm
Tuesday 7am to 10am
Wednesday 10:45am to 12:45pm
Thursday 7am - 9am
Friday 12:30am to 2pm

For an appointment with the Construction Official call 201-664-1849 Ext 19

Building Dept:  Monday - Friday  9:15am to 2:15pm

Electrical: Tuesday & Thursday 3:30pm-6:30pm

Plumbing:  Wednesday & Friday 7:00am-8:30am 

Permits: Issued daily until 9:15am - 2pm

Zoning Officer: Monday 5:30pm to 7:30pm or by Appointment 


Building Department Forms, Click Here.

Building Permit Process, Click here.

Hours of Construction

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