Township News and Announcements V5

Street Dedication Ceremony for Michael A. Flynn – Video Coverage


Please click on the image above to view some video coverage of the Street Dedication Ceremony honoring a Belleville Son, Michael A. Flynn, who was killed in action during World War I on December 7, 1918.

This Ceremony took place on Saturday, September 24, 2016 at the corner of William Street and Washington Street (one block west of Washington Avenue).

For more information about Michael Flynn, please visit the Belleville Sons Honor Roll.

2014 Homestead Rebate Deadline Extended to November 30, 2016


From the Desk of Commissioner Tom Evans
2014 Homstead Rebate Deadline Extended to November 30, 2016

The deadline for homeowners to file 2014 Homestead Benefit applications has been extended to Nov. 30, 2016.

As a reminder, all eligible taxpayers will begin receiving their Homestead Benefit applications later this month.  We are pleased to share that the State of NJ has extended the deadline recognizing that many homeowners need more time to file. Taxpayers can file their applications either online or by phone, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Homestead Benefit (for homeowners):

Text Telephone Service (TTY/TDD) for Hearing-Impaired Users: 1-800-286-6613 or 609-984-7300

Taxation email address for Homestead Benefit and general tax questions:

Belleville Police Department – Home Burglaries

Recently the Belleville Police Department has been receiving reports of burglaries and thefts from homeowners.  As a reminder, all residents are urged to make sure that their windows and doors are secured before going to bed for the evening since with cooler weather coming it is common to leave windows open and/or ajar.

Please remain vigilant by reporting any suspicious activities to the Belleville Police Department by calling 973-450-3334, or 911 if a crime is in progress.

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