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1. Where are bids advertised?
2. How do I discard a worn American flag?
3. I am looking to open a business in Mahwah. What steps must I complete to do so?
4. How do I contact the Mahwah Police Department?

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1. Am I allowed to park my car in the street overnight?
2. As an electrically operated medical device user, how can I prepare for power outages?

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1. How can I become a junior fireman in Mahwah?
2. I'm interested in becoming a fireman in Mahwah. What are the steps necessary to do so?

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1. What should I do if I see injured wildlife?
2. Whom do I call for Animal Control?
3. Where do I apply for a marriage or civil union license?
4. Where do I obtain a certified copy of my marriage certificate?
5. Are food handlers required to wear gloves?
6. Who issues Mahwah dog and cat licenses?
7. Can I get a copy of my septic "as-built"?

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1. What Township ordinance established the Historic Preservation Commission?
2. How do I know if my home or other structure is "historic" and qualifies to be placed on the Township ordinance as an "historic landmark"?
3. If I want to protect my historic house, what do I need to do?
4. How do I research the history of my house?
5. What documentation do I need to prove that my house is historic?
6. What resources are available?
7. If I list my property/structure on the Historic Element of the Municipal Code as an historic site, does that mean that I cannot change anything in/on it?
8. Why should I place my home on the Historic Element of the Township Code?
9. Is there any tax incentive or financial benefit to listing my house on the ordinance?

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1. Do I need a lawyer?
2. How can the Court staff assist me?
3. What are my options with regard to a ticket I received?
4. When is my court date?
5. Why do I have to post bail?

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1. As a property owner with public sidewalks, what are my responsibilities for removing snow?
2. I am planning to have a garage sale. Do I need a permit? Where can I post signs?
3. I am planning to put in a new driveway. Are there permits I need to obtain?
4. Is there a limit to how many trees I can cut down on my property? Is a permit necessary?
5. Is there an ordinance requiring all residents to maintain their lawns? If so, what is required?
6. What are the guidelines / restrictions when installing a fence on your property? Is a permit required?

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1. Am I allowed to park my car in the street overnight

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1. Are there fees for classes/trips?
2. Can I obtain a newspaper discount for The Record?
3. Does Mahwah provide transportation for senior citizens or for those with disabilities?
4. How can I obtain a Senior Citizen discount for E-Z Pass?
5. Is there a fee to join the Mahwah Senior Center?
6. What would constitute an inappropriate participant?
7. Where can I obtain information on senior assistance for New Jersey Transit?
8. Who is eligible?
9. Why can't I just come and go as I please?

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1. How and where do I license my dog or cat?
2. How do I obtain a parking permit to park in the municipal parking lots?
3. How do I request a copy of a municipal record?

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1. Are there recycling programs available to Bergen County residents for items such as tires, computers, or electronics?
2. Can I place old appliances at the curb for pick up with my trash?
3. Can items at curbside be picked up by public?
4. How do I dispose of a refrigerator, freezer, or room air conditioner?
5. How do I dispose of Hazardous Household Waste such as paint, pesticides, batteries, etc.?
6. Where can I dispose of propane tanks?

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1. How and where do I register to vote?
2. How do I find out where I can vote?

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1. Who do I call for billing questions?
2. What should I do if I have discolored water?
3. What should I do if I see water coming out of the road/ground?
4. What are Mahwah Water Department hours of normal operation?
5. What should I do if I think my water/sewer bill is high?
6. Does Mahwah have high lead levels in our drinking water?
7. What should I do if I have sewage backing up into my home?
8. What if the sewer clog is the homeowner’s responsibility?
9. Is the Mahwah Sewer Department responsible for the sewer line coming into my home?
10. Is the Mahwah Water Department responsible for the water line coming into my home?
11. What is the Mahwah Water Department responsible for in my home?
12. What should I do if I need the water shut off at the curb so I can make nonemergency repairs in my home?
13. What should I do if I need the water shut off at the curb for an emergency?
14. Is the Mahwah Sewer Department responsible for my sewer ejector pump?
15. What should I do if I see BLUE and GREEN flags on my yard?