Borough Clerk's Office

Municipal Clerk: Jeanine E. Siek, RMC
Phone: 201-387-5024
Fax: 201-387-5065
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Administrative Assistant: Karen Glass
Phone: 201-387-5023
Fax: 201-387-5065

Address: 50 Washington Avenue, Dumont, NJ 07628

Hours: Mon-Fri, 9:00am-4:30pm


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Core Duties of the Municipal Clerk

The position of Borough Clerk is required by New Jersey statute (N.J.S.A. 40A:9-133) to:

  • serve as Secretary to the Mayor and Council - prepare meeting agendas, be present at all meetings of the governing body, retain the original copies of all ordinances and resolutions, and record the minutes of every meeting;
  • act as secretary to the municipal corporation and custodian of the municipal seal and of all minutes, books, deeds, bonds, contracts and archival records of the municipal corporation;
  • serve as the chief administrative officer in all elections in the municipality;
  • serve as the chief registrar of voters in the municipality, subject to the requirements of Title 19 of the Revised Statutes;
  • serve as the administrative officer responsible for the acceptance of applications for licenses and permits and the issuance of licenses and permits.

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