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March 13, 2018
Kearny, NJ – On Sunday, March 11, 2018, Irish eyes were smiling at the 45th Annual West Hudson St. Patrick’s Day Parade.  Under clear blue skies, thousands of people lined Kearny Avenue to enjoy the parade.  Organized annually by the United Irish Associations of West Hudson, the parade began in Harrison and traveled along Frank E. Rodgers Boulevard in Harrison, Central Avenue in East Newark and...

New Solar-Powered Compacting Trash Cans Have Arrived in Kearny


The first four BigBelly solar-powered compacting trash cans have arrived in the Town of Kearny. These cleaner and greener cans hold up to five times the amount of trash the current cans hold and cut down on greenhouse gas emissions. They have a wireless signal technology that will notify the Town’s garbage hauler how full the cans are at any given time. This notification system will help the hauler save time since they will not have to check the compacting trash cans on a regular basis.

Kearny Police Department Community Police Unit hosts annual “National Night Out Against Crime” program


National Night Out Against Crime, sponsored by the Kearny Community Policing Unit, was held last week on Belgrove Drive and Veteran’s Field. Hundreds of town residents turned out for the annual event. Representatives from various local groups including; the Municipal Alliance, Barnabas Health, Cub Scout Pack 305 and Junior Police Academy graduates set up tables to provide health and safety information.

Letter from Mayor Santos Regarding the 3rd and 4th Quarter 2014 Tax Bills and the 1st and 2nd Quarter 2015 Tax Bills


Tax bills for the next four quarters were mailed out on August 1st.

The due date for the 3rd quarter tax bill has been extended to August 28th and the Tax Collector’s Office will be open late until 7:00 pm on Wednesday, August 27th .   If you have any questions you can call the Tax Office at 201-955-7888.

To download letter please click here.