February Newsletter

  Borough of Lincoln Park

e-mail Mayor David Runfeldt


Feb 2020

February Calendar

click on the links below or visit the Borough Calendar.


What is a Leap Year


To Kill A Mockingbird



Scholarship Opportunities

The Pequannock Valley Rotary just posted the 2020 Scholarship Application.  The deadline to submit is
March 20, 2020.  Click here for the


Clerk Services

Borough Clerk's Office:

Cindi Sloane, Municipal Clerk, RMC CMR
Courtney Fitzpatrick, Dep. Muncipal Clerk, RMC CMR

2020 Council Meeting Dates  

February Council Meetings:

Feb 3:  Work Meeting -  at 7:30pm
FEb 21: Regular Meeting -  at 7:30pm

2020 Census

Employment Opportunity:

Earn extra income while helping your community.
The U.S. Census Bureau is recruiting thousands of people across the country to assist with the 2020 Census count.



Rick Beyer - Director of Public Works

CONTACT US with questions about your Route # or any other concerns 973-694-6100 #2058

2020 Recycling Calendar



Get information on your collection schedule, cancellations, etc... SIGN UP TODAY!   Visit the Recycling page of our website for more information .

President's Day


Atlantic Health System Free Cancer Screenings

Morris County Cancer Education & Early Detection Program (NJCEED)
Early detection screenings, assistance in planning appointments, follow-up to patients diagnosed through the program and community-based outreach & education are provided.

For more information, to find out if you’re eligible or to schedule an appointment call 973-971-5952

Too Cold to Walk Outside?

“Walk with a Doc” at Willowbrook Mall in Wayne at the food court , 3rd Wednesday of every month at 9:00AM. The doctor will give a brief presentation on an important health topic for the first few minutes, then participants will go for a walk together for the remainder of the time. The program is free.
Call 973-831-5475 for pre-registration. Walk-ins are welcome. Bring a friend! 

Life Line Screening




The Lincoln Park Recreation Department is very excited to offer you the ability to easily and securely view and register for activities online.  CivicRec is fast, easy to use, provides around the clock access, and your account information remains private and secure.
You can easily create a new account by following these simple steps:

  1. Click on the Create an Account link.

  2. Fill out the form for New Account Request completely, including all required fields (Birth Date, Gender, Email Address, etc.) and click submit.  Please submit your request only once.

  3. Please note if you are registering a child for an activity, please use your own information when filling out the online registration account request form, NOT the information of the child you wish to register for an activity.  Once you have an online registration account, you will have the opportunity to add family members.

Please use the link to connect to CivicRec:  https://secure.rec1.com/NJ/lincoln-park-nj/catalog

CivicRec will allow the Recreation Department to accept credit card payments. This feature will be available mid April .

FITNESS CLASSESSchedule Changes will be posted on Facebook and e-mailed to all registered participants.

  • Monday – Yoga
  • Tuesday – Zumba
  • Thursday – Functional Circuit Training begins in February
Men's Basketball Registration has begun - residents only $35/year

LP Recreation has a new page!

Please find us at Lincoln Park Borough - Recreation. 

The new page will offer information on Recreation Programs, Borough Special Events and Lake Happenings. Please visit us and stay in touch with Lincoln Park Recreation.


food pantry

Lincoln Park Food Pantry

Jacque Castaneda
LP Food Pantry Coordinator                                FOOD PANTRY APPLICATION

If you or anyone you know is in need of assistance please contact us: 973-694-2890 or e-mail us at Foodpantry@bolp.org.  Follow us on Instagram:  Foodpantry2018  

Year-Round Donation Drop-Off Locations located at:  Borough Hall, LP Public Library, PAL Building, St Joseph Parish, The First Reformed Church.  Cash or check donations to purchase fresh fruits and vegetables for our clients.and/or gift cards are always welcome.  Healthy options are always needed and appreciated.

Feb Food Pantry


February Calendar of Events
visit the LP Library at 12 Boonton Tpke or visit their website.

February 17, 2020:  Library is closed for President's Day


Lincoln Park PAL Youth Sports

Feb 13:   Board Meeting at the LP PAL Bdg 
Feb 28:  General Meeting at the LP PAL Bldg

WHAT:     LP PAL Fundraiser
                    to benefit ALL sports
WHEN:    FEBRUARY 22, 2020   7PM - 11PM

WHERE:  LP American Legion .
COST:      $40 per person...$75 per couple

PAL Logo
baseball softball


In-Person registration dates are times are listed below.  All registrations will be held at the LP PAL/Community Center Building

RECREATION CHAIR:  Daniel Hagermann
TRAVEL CHAIR:  Anthony Cabalar

  • Sat, Feb 1 from 9am - 11am
  • Sat, Feb 8 from 9am - 11am
Please add:  The Lincoln Park Angels will be hosting their 14th Annual Spring Fever Tournament on April 17th - 19th.  Come down to the fields for some exciting Fastpitch Softball action and to support youth sports.  Sponsorships are available for local businesses.  Please contact CoachRory@lpangels.com with any questions. 



Go Paperless

The Water & Sewer Department is offering E-Bills.  
Go paperless and get your water and sewer bills emailed to you each quarter.   To sign up please stop by the Water Department or visit the Water Dept page of the Borough’s website.  Sign Up now for E-Bills

ACH DIRECT WITHDRAWL:  The Automated Electronic Funds transfer program allows you to pre-authorize payment of your municipal charges directly from your checking or savings account through electronic funds transfer - with no paper check involved!  To sign up for ACH Direct Withdrawal, visit the Finance Dept page to print the form.  Please drop off or mail back to the Borough with a copy of a voided check.


Property Maint

Building / Zoning

Sal Marino, Construction Official Building Inspector / Zoning


The owner or tenant of any land abutting a public highway, street or avenue in the Borough shall remove all snow and ice from the abutting sidewalks of such public highway, street or avenue within twelve (12) hours of daylight after the same shall fall or otherwise be formed or accumulate thereon.


Social Media


There are so many ways to stay in touch with the Borough and to get the information you need.    Follow us on Facebook or Twitter or visit our website and look for NOTIFY ME.

Notify Me


Non-Emergent Notification System sending residents information about town events, public works, recycling, health events, recreation and much more! 


OEM & POLICE Notification System 

In the event of an emergency in our area we may send out notifications.  You may choose to receive the notifications through your landline telephone, cellular phone, text message or email. You may register for this free service at https://getrave.com/login/lincolnpark   In order to register for text alerts, text LincolnParkAlerts to 67283. While text alerts will be utilized, we encourage you to also complete the full registration at the website above.
If you have any questions please contact Officer Ruggiero at 973-694-5533.


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Thank You Leap Year
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