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The Trustees of the Free Public Library of Bergenfield

The Board shall hold in trust and manage all property of the library. It may rent rooms, or, when proper, construct buildings for the use of the library, purchase books, pamphlets, documents, papers and other reading matter, hire librarians, and other necessary personnel, and fix their compensation, make proper rules and regulations for the government of the library, and generally do all things necessary and proper for the establishment and maintenance of the free public library in the municipality. The board may also transfer to and receive from other libraries books, magazines, prints, maps and other related library materials for the purpose of augmenting the interlibrary loan service.

The Board of Trustees meets on the second Thursday of each month except for July and August. Regular meetings of the Board of Trustees are open to the general public in accordance with the Open Public Meeting Act (N.J.S.A. 10-4). Meetings begin at 7:30 pm and are held at the Library, 50 W. Clinton Avenue.

Trustee Appointments

Thomas Neats, President
362 Wildrose Avenue
Bergenfield, NJ 07621
Term: 1/1/2016-12/31/2021

Dr. Nelson Reynoso, Vice President
14 S. Franklin Avenue
Bergenfield, NJ 07621
Term: 1/1/2019-12/31/2023

Barbara Chittum, Recording Secretary
3 Quincy Lane
Bergenfield, NJ 07621
Term: 1/1/2018-12/31/2022

Marcela Deauna, Treasurer
206 E. Church Street
Bergenfield, NJ 07621
Term: 1/1/2015-12/31/2019

Fanny Cruz-Betesh
14 Chestnut Street
Bergenfield, NJ 07621

Laurie Phipps
20 Sylamdur Avenue
Bergenfield, NJ 07621
Term: 1/1/2016-12/31/2020

Sarah Shaffren
37 Maiden Lane
Bergenfield, NJ 07621

Mayor Arvin Amatorio
59 Madison Avenue
Bergenfield, NJ 07621

Thomas Lodato, Council Liaison
87 Murray Hill Terrace
Bergenfield, NJ 07621

Chris Tully, Superintendent of Schools
100 South Prospect Avenue
Bergenfield, NJ 07621

Chris Langschultz, Alternate for Superintendent of Schools
100 South Prospect Avenue
Bergenfield, NJ 07621


2019 Board of Trustee Meetings

January 10, 2019  Minutes
February 14, 2019  Minutes
March 14, 2019  Minutes
April 11, 2019  Minutes
May 9, 2019  Minutes
June 13, 2019  Minutes
September 12, 2019  Minutes
October 10, 2019  Minutes
November 14, 2019  Minutes
December 12, 2019  Minutes

Previous Years’ Meetings