From the Mayors Desk
Updated COVID-19 Coronavirus Information from the Mayors Desk of the Borough of Paramus:
Out of an abundance of caution and in an effort to minimize potential exposure/transmission of COVID-19 the Borough in coordination with our health department and OEM will be closing/restricting non-essential facilities and activities as follows:
1. Senior Center will be closed and trips suspended.
2. Sr. Bus service limited to supermarket.
3. Restricted visitation to the Behnke Affordable Housing Project.
4. Modified recreation activities.
5. Closing the public library.
6. Closing the Behnke museum.
Please check the borough web-site for further details.
Borough hall schedule and all other services are unchanged at this time and ask that use common sense and avoid visiting any of our facilities if you are sick.
The Health Officer has also strongly encouraged the BOE to minimize potential exposure with similar restrictions and actions on non-essential activities and access to their facilities at this time.
Posted 3/21/20: Gov. Phil Murphy on Saturday announced he’s putting New Jersey into a virtual lockdown to combat the spread of the coronavirus, ordering New Jerseyans to stay at home except for necessary trips and mandating that non-essential retail businesses closed until further notice and others have people work from home. Governors Announcement Video
Posted 3/27/20: Bergen County Executive Order 2020-01E
Posted 3/26/20: Executive Order No. 110
Posted 3/21/20: NJ Executive Order Mandatory Facility Closures
Posted 3/21/20: Executive Order No. 108
Posted 3/21/20: Executive Order No. 107
Posted 3/19/20: Borough of Paramus Departmental Directives Updated 3/19
Posted 3/19/20: COVID 19 Executive Order #1 Amended
Posted 3/17/20: FYI, please see link below. Starting tonight Mayor and Council meetings
will be closed to the public until further notice and residents must
participate via: phone. Members of the public may e-mail a
question(s) or matter(s) of discussion to
firstname.lastname@example.org by 6:30 pm today, March 17, 2020
for the governing body to consider or discuss tonight.
Posted 3/17/20: County of Bergen Executive Order No. 2020-1B
Posted 3/17/20: EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 104
Posted 3/17/20: All Borough Offices are closed to Public
Posted 3/16/20: Borough of Paramus Departmental Directives Updated 3/16
Posted 3/16/20: New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy Announcement Regarding COVID-19
Posted 3/15/20: Your elected officials together with government agencies are making very
tough decisions that are in your best interest and for your own well being.
Regretfully though I have seen many activities defeating the purpose of
these preventative actions, specifically social distancing...
Posted 3/13/20: COVID 19 Executive Order #1
Posted 3/13/20: Passport Application Acceptance Suspended until further notice
Posted 3/12/20: The Borough of Paramus takes your Health very Seriously
Posted 3/11/20: Borough of Paramus Departmental Directives
Posted 3/2/20: Wash Your Hands Fact Sheet
Posted 3/2/20: Coronavirus Travel Notice
Posted 3/2/20: What should the Public Do
Posted 3/2/20: COVID-19 Guidance for Child Care and K-12 Schools
Posted 2/27/20: Mayors Letter - Coronavirus 2020