MAYOR AND COUNCIL

Palisades Park’s government is comprised of one Mayor and six Council members, all of whom are elected in a partisan November general election.

The Mayor is elected to a four-year term of office, and six Council members elected to serve three-year terms on a staggered basis, with two seats coming up for election each year in a three-year cycle.

MAYOR JAMES ROTUNDO
Term Expires: 2018
E-mail: mayorrotundo@palisadesparknj.us
Powers and duties of the Mayor include:
1.) Presiding over all meetings of the Council
2.) Except as otherwise provided by statute, the Mayor shall nominate and, with the advice and consent of the Council, appoint all officers in the borough.
3.) The Mayor shall see that the laws of the state and the ordinances of the borough are faithfully executed and shall recommend to the Council such measures as he may deem necessary or expedient for the welfare of the borough. He shall maintain peace and good order and have the power to suppress all riots and tumultuous assemblies in the borough.
4.) The Mayor shall supervise the conduct and acts of all officers in the borough and shall execute all contracts made on behalf of the Council.

COUNCILMAN CHRISTOPHER CHUNG
Council President
Term Expires: 2016
E-mail: cchung@palisadesparknj.us

COUNCILMAN FRANK DONOHUE
Term Expires: 2017
E-mail: fdonohue@palisadesparknj.us

COUNCILMAN JONGCHUL LEE
Term Expires: 2018
E-mail: jclee@palisadesparknj.us

COUNCILWOMAN CYNTHIA PIRRERA
Term Expires: 2017
E-mail: cpirrera@palisadesparknj.us

COUNCILMAN HENRY RUH
Term Expires: 2016
E-mail: hruh@palisadesparknj.us

COUNCILMAN JOSEPH TESTA
Term Expires: 2018
E-mail: jtesta@palisadesparknj.us

SCHEDULE OF MAYOR & COUNCIL MEETINGS FOR THE YEAR 2016

January 26, 2016
February 23, 2016
March 22, 2016
April 26, 2016
May 24, 2016
June 28, 2016
July 26, 2016
August 23, 2016
September 27, 2016
October 25, 2016
November 22, 2016
December 13, 2016

Standing Committees 2016