The Primary Election on July 7, 2020 is being conducted primarily by mail as per Executive Order #144 signed by Governor Murphy on May 15, 2020.
If you need to request a duplicate Vote-by-Mail Ballot, please call (201) 336-7020.
Voters who received a Vote-by-Mail ballot are encouraged to mail their ballot to the Bergen County Board of Elections in the postage paid envelope as soon as possible. Ballots returned by mail must be postmarked no later than 8:00 p.m. on July 7, 2020. Ballots may also be placed in one of six secure Election Ballot Drop Boxes located throughout the County. The locations of Bergen County's Election Ballot Drop Boxes can be found at https://www.co.bergen.nj.us/bergen-county-board-of-elections/ballot-drop-box-locations The deadline for placing it in one of the secure drop boxes or for delivering your ballot in-person to the Bergen County Board of Elections is 8:00 p.m. on July 7, 2020.
A limited number of polling places are available to voters on Election Day where only provisional paper ballots will be available to cast your vote.The location of your polling place is on the reverse side of the sample ballot. Polls are open from 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. If a voter has a disability and needs an accessible ballot he/she may call the County Clerk's Office or may go to his/her assigned polling place which will provide access to an in-person accessible voting device on Primary Election Day.
The Primary Election Sample Ballot can also be found at www.bergencountyclerk.org A sample ballot will be posted at each polling place.
If you have questions, call the County Clerk's Office at (201) 336-7020 or the County Board of Elections at (201) 336-6230.
Tax Payment Information:
April 28, 2020 Update
The grace period for the second quarter tax payment due May 1st has been extended to June 1st.
Property Tax Payments and Residential Sewer Payments are due May 1st with a 10 day grace period.
Tax payments CANNOT be made in PERSON or DROPPED OFF at Borough Hall because of social distancing rules related to the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Mail check, bank check or money order payable to “Borough of Moonachie” to:
Please include the payment coupon for 2020/2ndQtr from your property tax bill in the envelope or write your block and lot number or property address in the memo area of the check or money order. DO NOT MAIL CASH. The Tax Office has had a no CASH POLICY previously established.
Sewer Tax Payments The same procedures applies to residential sewer payments due May 1st. Please note a separate check is required for the sewer payment.
All Payments are to be mailed to the Borough Of Moonachie following the above procedures.
Do Not Leave Payments At The Borough Hall
Concerning the State Homestead Rebate Program: Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic the state has suspended the Homestead Rebate and therefore your 2nd Quarter 2020 property tax payment due May 1st is due in full (the amount on your 2nd Quarter coupon).
Thank you for your cooperation and understanding during this unprecedented time.
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