Mayor and Town Council Meetings
All Council meetings are held at 7PM in Council Chambers on second floor of the Municipal Building, 1 Municipal Plaza, Bloomfield, New Jersey, unless otherwise noted. In an effort to prevent further spread of COVID-19, meetings may be held remotely. You may check the agenda or contact the Municipal Clerk's office for access information.
If anyone requires special accommodations, please let the Municipal Clerk's office know as far ahead as possible; i.e., three weeks for an interpreter for the deaf. Please direct all requests and questions to the office at 973-680-4015.
Meetings are open to the public and follow the requirements of the Open Public Meetings Act, commonly known as the Sunshine Law, pursuant to N.J.S.A. 10:4-12.
Please note the special Township Council meeting that will take place virtually, Monday August 16, 2021 at 5:00 pm.
Notice is hereby given that the Township of Bloomfield, County of Essex, State of New Jersey will hold a virtual Special Meeting pursuant to NJSA 10:4-9 on Monday, August 16, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. for the second reading and public hearing on the following ordinance: AMENDMENT TO CHAPTER 315, LAND DEVELOPMENT, OF THE TOWNSHIP CODE, PERMITTING CLASS 5, CANNABIS RETAIL ESTABLISHMENTS AS CONDITIONAL USES IN THE CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICT AND THE B-2, NEIGHBORHOOD BUSINESS DISTRICT. Action will be taken by the Mayor and Council. There will be no other items on the agenda for discussion. The Monday, August 16, 2021 Special Township Council Meeting will be closed to the general public. However, the meeting will be streaming live on Channel 35, (Comcast), Channel 30 (Verizon), YouTube and Facebook Live starting at 5:00 pm. A link for the livestream will be posted on the township website, www.bloomfieldtwpnj.com . The public always has an opportunity to make public comment to the Mayor and Council during public meetings. However, with this new format, if you have a comment or a question, please submit it in writing to the Township Clerk at firstname.lastname@example.org Submissions will be accepted until 4:45 PM, Monday, August 16, 2021. If you choose not to email, and would rather speak during the meeting - please dial in using this number 425-436-6348 Access: 277839#. When you are called upon please state your name, address and then your comment. You will have five minutes total to speak. The agenda can be found on the Township’s website.