Corona Virus Update - Mayor Peluso

*UPDATED: 07/06/2020 @ 2:15 p.m.

Fair Lawn currently has 31 positive cases of the COVID-19 virus, a 92.5% reduction from our high of 403 on April 28th.  All individuals from Fair Lawn are hospitalized, self-quarantined or self-isolated at this time.

Memorial Pool will open on Monday, July 6.  Please visit the Borough’s website or call the Recreation Department at 201-796-6746 for additional details.    

The Municipal Building will be open to the public starting on Monday, July 6.  Hours will be Monday to Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.  The Municipal Building will be closed on Fridays.  You must wear a face covering when in the Municipal Building.  The Senior Center and Community Center remain closed. 

Borough Playgrounds will open on Thursday, July 2. 

Bergen New Bridge Medical Center in partnership with Bergen County is holding Community Mobile COVID-19 Testing tomorrow, Tuesday, June 30 at the DPW Complex's Commuter Parking Lot located at 20-05 Saddle River Road.  Both Saliva COVID-19 Tests and COVID-19 Antibody tests will be offered at this mobile testing site.  Testing will be conducted between 10 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.  The Testing is FREE.  You must bring an I.D. and insurance card, if applicable.

Continue to keep 6 feet between yourself and others; and wear face coverings when in areas that social distancing is difficult to practice.  The cloth face cover is not a substitute for social distancing.

When taking part in outside social gatherings please be mindful and courteous to your neighbors.

The health, safety and welfare of all our residents is; remains and will continue to be our highest priority.

Please monitor the Borough’s website and our social media accounts for updated information.  We are all in this together and we will get through this together.

Thank you and stay well.  

Mayor Kurt Peluso

Outdoor Dining:

For information about outdoor dining applications and guidelines, please go to the Outdoor Dining page

Reopening of Personal Care Establishments:

Under the Governor’s Executive Order, personal care service may re-open under the below guidelines on June 22, 2020.

Personal care facilities include: Cosmetology shops; Barber shops; Beauty salons; Hair braiding shops; Nail salons; Electrology facilities; Spas, including day spas and medical spas, at which solely elective and cosmetic medical procedures are performed; Massage parlors; Tanning salons; and Tattoo parlors. 

Governor's Personal Care Facility Re-Opening Guidelines

COVID-19 Hotlines: 

  • The COVID-19 call center can be reached toll-free at 1-800-222-1222 where trained healthcare professionals are standing by to answer questions.
  • Dial 2-1-1 for additional information.
  • Text    N J C O V I D   to   8 9 8 2 1 1  to receive additional information and to stay informed.
  • Visit    C O V I D. N J. G O V   for the most up to date information from the State of NJ. NJ
  • Mental Health Cares is now offering free confidential support for people dealing with anxiety related to COVID-19.  Call 1-866-202-HELP The health, safety and welfare of all our residents is, remains and will continue to be our highest priority. 

Mayor Peluso's Video Message 04/13/2020:

Mayor Peluso's Video Message 04/06/2020:

Mayor Peluso's Video Message 03/30/2020:

Mayor Peluso's Video Message 03/23/2020:

Mayor Peluso's Video Message 03/16/2020:


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