James A. Wild

Borough Council
Title: Ward IV Councilman

James A. Wild Has served the residents of Ward IV as their council representative since 1991. In addition, Councilman Wild's prior community involvement includes:
  • Member of the Planning Board, (total of more than 5 yrs Planning Board experience)
  • Council Liaison to Office of Emergency Management
  • Member of the Lincoln Park Day Committee
  • Served as Council President in 2003
During his tenure has served as Council Liaison to the Fair Housing Committee, the First Aid Squad and the Fire Department.

A resident of the Borough since 1946, Councilman Wild is a graduate of Boonton High School, and served as a Lincoln Park Police Officer from 1964 - 1969. He was also active in the Borough Recreation and PAL, coaching football in the late 1960s and early 70s.

Just recently retired, he was employed as Service Manager for 47 1/2 years at Wayne Transmission Service. He is a member of the Morris County 200 Club, and an active supporter of New Bridge Services. A devoted family man, Jim and his wife Barbara have one son, Jim and two grandchildren.

His firm, ongoing commitment to the Borough and especially to the people of Ward IV is evident through his constant availability to his constituents, to deal with any issues or concerns they may have.

Councilman Wild can be reached at his home at 973-696-3027. 

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