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Saturday, August 31, 2019

Somerset County Free Shred Day

Saturday, August 31, 2019

Compost Facility Open

Monday, September 2, 2019

Labor Day - Borough Hall Closed

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Curbside Recycling

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Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Cultural Arts Advisory Committee

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Special Mayor & Council Meeting

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Board of Adjustment

Thursday, September 5, 2019

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Administration & Finance

Administration & Finance

Administration

The Department of Administration directs, facilitates and assists municipal departments and agencies in the delivery of services in the most cost effective and efficient manner to serve residents, businesses and visitors.

Finance

The Finance Department is responsible for the preparation and implementation of the Borough's budget, debt management, and financial reporting. The Purchasing Agent decides the method of purchase for goods and services with the goal of maximizing savings.

The Finance Department develops, maintains and enforces a uniform system of accounts including forms, standards and procedures for all departments of the Borough government. All receipts and disbursements of the Borough and each of its departments are controlled here.

A central bookkeeping and account records system is maintained with sound accounting principles in accordance with the requirements of the State Division of Local Government. The Finance Department assures that all bills are authorized and approved for payment. The Department controls all expenditures and commitments to be made on behalf of any department in conformity with State law. The Department also makes recommendations to the Borough Council on the sale and award of bonds including the principal amount, interest rate, maturities and price.

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