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 Monday through Thursday from 9:15 - 1:00


Robert Rusch  - Building Inspector - Ext. 20

Brian Drewes - Plumbing Subcode Inspector

James Hoffmann - Electrical Subcode Inspector 

Alan Silverman - Fire Subcode Inspector 

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 2:15pm
Tuesday 7:00am to 10:00am
Wednesday 10:45am to 12:15pm
Thursday 7:00am - 9:00am
Friday 12:30pm to 2:00pm

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

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

Plumbing:  Monday 9am-11am
                    Wednesday 2pm-3pm
                    Friday 3:30pm - 5:30pm

Fire: Wednesday 1:00pm-3:00pm & Thursday 12:00-2:00pm

Permits: Issued Monday through Thursday from 9:15am-2:00pm

Zoning Officer: Monday 5:30pm to 7:00pm or by Appointment 


Building Department Forms, Click Here.

Building Permit Process, Click here.

Hours of Construction

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