Property Maintenance Advisory Committee

Mission Statement / Purpose

To promote the quality of life in Fair Lawn by creating a more aesthetic appearance in the community.
To offer ideas and suggestions for the physical improvement of all areas and buildings in Fair Lawn.
To promote within the community pride in the Borough general appearance
To actively involve service, fraternal and business associations as well as interested citizens in this endeavor.
To encourage hands-on activities for upgrade, maintenance and beautification projects.
To establish programs for interest organizations to carry out.
To review concerns about property maintenance.
To make the public aware of developments relating to maintenance service and in general.
To conduct any and all activities appropriate to the furtherance of the aforesaid objectives provided they shall be accepted in the form and substance to the Mayor and Council and the Borough Manager of the Borough of Fair Lawn.

Committee Members

Councilmember John Reinitz - Council Liaison
George Bate - Chairman
Robert Harris
Sam Ludzki
Patricia Muse
Joseph Oswald
Mark Spindel            
Jim Vanderbeck


Property Maintenance Advisory Committee meetings are held the 2nd Wednesday of Every month. (Exception summer months.) 
Please attend with any concerns.

At the January 24, 2017 Council Meeting, the the Property Maintenance Committee announced the winners of their Property Maintenance Beautification Awards.
2016 Property Beautification Award Winners

The Property Maintenance Committee have announced the winners of their essay and poster contest. Poster and Essay Award Winners.

Important Borough Ordinances on Property Maintenance

Chapter 170: Property Maintenance (Click Here for Ordinance)
Chapter 153: Numbering of Buildings (Click Here for Ordinance)

For residential property maintenance concerns in your area please e-mail
The State Highways in Fair Lawn are Route 4 and Route 208
State of New Jersey registered contractors database.

For Bergen County Road concerns, please call (201) 646-2811. 
The County Roads in Fair Lawn are Morlot Avenue, River Road, Fair Lawn Avenue, Maple Avenue and Saddle River Road.