Mayor and Council

Mayor Paul A. Hoelscher

Councilman Jorden "Nick" Pedersen, Council President

Councilman Allan Napolitano

Councilwoman Joon Chung

Councilman Gregory Evanella

Councilwoman Laura Fitzgerald

Councilwoman Diane Walker

Harrington Park is governed by a Mayor and six (6) Council members elected for terms of four and three years, respectively.

All serve without pay or expenses.

The Mayor and Council generally meets the second and third Monday each month at the Borough Hall at 7 p.m,

and when special meetings are needed.

All meetings are open to the public in compliance with New Jersey’s Sunshine Law.

During Council meetings citizens are given the opportunity to address the Mayor and Council

on proposed ordinances or any other issues of concern.

             2018 Council Assignments:

                                                                               Plan. Bd., BOA, Building, Fire and Ambulance    Chair, Napolitano, Evanella, Walker

                                                                               Police, Court, Personnel Handbook   Chair, Evanella, Walker, Napolitano

                                                                               DPW, Build & Grounds, Sanitation/Recycle.  Chair, Walker, Napolitano, Evanella    

                                                                               Bd. of Health, Envir. Commiss.  Chair Fitzgerald, Pedersen, Chung

                                                                               Finance, Admin. & Exec., Grants  Chair, Pedersen, Chung, Fitzgerald

                                                                               Recreation, Liaison BOE, Public Info (website, soc. media, newsletter)  Chair, Chung, Fitzgerald, Pedersen



             (without competitive bids as authorized by NJSA 40A:11-1 et seq.)

            Borough Auditor - Gary W. Higgins, CPA, RMA

            Borough Attorney –John R. Dineen, Esq.

            Special Police Counsel – Raymond Wiss, Esq.

            Judge-Matthew Fierro, Esq.

            Prosecutor – Siobhan Bailey, Esq.

            Alternate Prosecutor-Laura Nunnink, Esq.

            Public Defender – Robert C. Metzdorf, Esq.

            Borough Engineer & Sewer Engineer - Michael J. Neglia, PE, LS, PP

            Special Planning Consultant-Richard Preiss PP, Phillips Preiss Grygiel, LLC

            Risk Manager – Brian H. Eifert, CPCU, AAI

            Planning Board Attorney-Gail L. Price Esq., Price, Meese, Schulman & D’Arminio

            Zoning Board of Adjustment-John Schettino, Esq.

            Special Counsel (M&C) - Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer P.A.

Special Counsel (Environmental)-Michael G. Luchkiw, Esq.






   Sine Die Jan. 7, 2017    ReOrg Jan.7, 2017
     January 17, 2017    February 13, 2017
    February 27, 2017     March 13, 2017
     March 20, 2017      April 10, 2017
      April 17, 2017        May 8, 2017
      June 12, 2017       June 20, 2017
       July 10, 2017       July 17, 2017
     August 14, 2017     August 21, 2017
  September 11, 2017   September 18, 2017
Spec. Meeting Oct. 5, 2017     October 10, 2017
    October 16, 2017   November 20, 2017
Spec. Meeting Dec. 4, 2017   December 11, 2017
   December 18, 2017  
       June 13, 2016      
      June 20, 2016
       June 30, 2016        July 11, 2016
       July 18, 2016      August 8, 2016
    September 12. 2016    September 19, 2016
    September 26, 2016      October 5, 2016
     October 17, 2016     November 21, 2016
    December 12, 2016     December 19, 2016


Minutes from early 2016 and earlier are here

Mayor's Corner

"This new website  brings clarity and understanding as to what makes Harrington Park such a desireable community to call home.  I hope this site adds to your appreciation and knowledge of what great services the Borough has  to offer."
  mayor pic to put by corner



clerk@harringtonparknj gov
Ann H. Bistritz RMC CMR
85 Harriot Avenue
Harrington Park, NJ 07640