CRESSKILL TOWN INFORMATION

                 CITY HALL            
                       Cresskill Borough Hall: 67 Union Ave. Cresskill, NJ. 07626   Phone: 201-569-5400
                 Government:                  Mayor & Council
                 Type:                                Borough
                 Police Employees:         19
                 Population:                      8,212
                 Land area:                       2.1 square miles
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       LIBRARY
       Public Library:                 53 Union Ave. Cresskill, NJ. 07626   Phone: 201-567-3521
                 Hours:                               Mon/Wed/Thurs: 10AM-9PM, Tues/Fri/Sat: 10AM-5PM
                 Number of Books:           57,107 books
                 Website:                      
       




















       PARKS & RECREATIONAL PROGRAMS
    Residents of Cresskill can enjoy a wonderful municipal pool, tennis courts, five various athletic fields,
    5 parks & 6 playgrounds. Recently, Cresskill also completed construction on a brand new indoor municipal
    recreational center offering residents indoor sports facilities and recreational space for various uses.  
    Cresskill sponsors many sports programs and summer programs such as Soccer, Basketball, Softball,
    Wrestling, Little League, Baseball, Football, Karate and more.
    Parades and other holiday celebration activities are sponsored on July 4th, Halloween and Memorial Day.

    The public library on Union Ave. is stocked with over 57,000 books as well as many audio and video
    disks, it also offers educational and cultural events for children and adults.

    The wonderful Tenafly Nature Center located at 313 Hudson Ave. is just a short few minute drive from
    Cresskill, visit their website at
    Other neighboring towns offering public nature centers are Demarest and Closter in which visitors can
    enjoy a variety of hiking trails and outdoor activities.

    The JCC (Jewish Community Center) offers many sports facilities including indoor & outdoor swimming
    pools, cultural events & community recreational activities, all housed in & around its state of the art building
    and grounds located at 411 East Clinton Ave in neighboring Tenafly, just a short few minute drive from
    Cresskill. It is one of the largest of such centers in Bergen County.

    For information call 201-569-7900 or visit their website at

    There are also a variety of country clubs and golf courses to choose from nearby Cresskill.















       HOUSES OF WORSHIP
  • Saint Therese's Church, 120 Monroe Avenue, 201-567-2728
  • Reformed Church on The Hill, 168 Lexington Avenue, 201-568-7836
  • Northern Valley Evangelical Free Church, 75 Stivers, 201-569-1403
  • Our Savior Lutheran Church, County Road & Park Avenue, 201-568-8330
  • Cresskill Congregational Church, Union Avenue, 201-568-0608
  • Good Shepherd Korean Church

       












       TOWN GROUPS & ORGANIZATIONS
       PTA, Garden Club, VFW Auxiliary, Republican & Democratic Clubs, Kiwanis,
       Friends of the Library, Ladies Auxiliary, Senior Citizens, Scouts, Women's Club,
       Lions Club, Unico & Auxiliary, American Legion Post 21-Camp Merritt, Rotary Club.


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    CRESSKILL's   History
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    CRESSKILL PUBLIC SCHOOLS
    Board of Education:       One Lincoln Drive, Cresskill, NJ. 07626   Phone: 201-567-5919
                                             Office of the Superintendent of schools   Phone: 201-567-5921
                                             Website:
    Edward H. Bryan School:
                                             Phone: 201-569-1191
                                             51 Brookside Ave. Cresskill, NJ. 07626
                                             Website:
    Merritt Memorial School:
                                             Phone: 201-569-8381
                                             One Dogwood Lane, Cresskill, NJ. 07626  
                                             Website:
    Cresskill Junior/Senior High School:  
                                             Phone: 201-567-5479
                                             One Lincoln Drive, Cresskill, NJ. 07626
                                             Website:

    HOUSING INFORMATION
    Total Houses:                 2,702
    Owner Occupied:           2,345
    Renter Occupied:          285
    Vacant Units:                  72
    Tax Rate:                         1.79% of town assessed value.

    TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION
    Buses:                           NJ Transit. Website:                                       
                                          Red & Tan. Website:                                    
                                          Both bus lines offer NYC service to the GWB and the
                                          Port Authority terminals.
    Major Highways:           9W, Palisades Interstate Parkway, Route 4, Route 17,
                                          Garden State Parkway, NJ Turnpike.
    Ferry service to NYC:  NY Waterway. Website:
    Airports:                        Newark Liberty, John F. Kennedy, LaGuardia.
    Railroads:                      NJ Transit, Amtrak.

    UTILITIES & SERVICES
    Water:               United Water Company NJ
    Gas & Electric: P.S.E.& G and Rockland Electric
    Health:              Englewood Hospital, 350 Engle St., Englewood, NJ. 07631
    Sanitation:        Curbside collection Tuesdays & Fridays town wide.
    Recycling:         Curbside, alternate weekly collection per town calendar schedule.
          All recyclables except paper may be commingled and must be only in
          plastic containers obtained at the DPW located on County Rd.
          Paper recyclables are to be bundled or bagged and are
          picked up at the curb.
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