COVID-19 Coronavirus Information

March 21 update one page

County Parks Closed to the Public Effective March 28, 2020 - Click here.

An Update from Mayor Jasionowski - March 27, 2020 - Click here.

March 27, 2020 - Social Distancing Guidelines for Essential Businesses from the NJ Dept. of Health - Click here

An Update from Mayor Jasionowski - March 22, 2020 - Click here.

March 21, 2020 - Governor Murphy has ordered a statewide stay-at-home order, along with the closure of all non-essential businesses.  Click here for the Updated Restrictions from Mayor Jasionowski.  Click here for information from Chief Scheidle and the River Vale Police Department.

A Note of Support from the Pascack Valley Mayors Association March 19, 2020 - Click here.

Updated Restrictions from Governor Murphy
 March 19, 2020 - Click here

Executive Order 2020-1B RESCINDED on 3/19/2020.  Will not go into effect. Press conference scheduled for 5:30pm 3/19.  County of Bergen Executive Order No. 2020-1B
March 16, 2020 postponed to go into effect March 21, 2020 at 8:00 am - Click here

Updated Restrictions from Governor Phil Murphy March 16, 2020 - Click here

Updated Restrictions from Mayor Glen Jasionowski March 16, 2020 - Click here

Update from the Township of River Vale March 13, 2020 - Click here

Information from the Northwest Bergen Regional Health Commission March 11, 2020 - Click here


Support our hometown businesses!
  Click here for a list of River Vale Restaurants & Delis currently offering meal take out or delivery!

Have questions about COVID-19?

Speak to a healthcare professional at:
 ‪☎️1-800-222-1222 or 1-800-962-1253.

For general information, testing & basic needs:
 ‪☎️Call 2-1-1
 ‪📱Text NJCOVID to 898-211
 ‪📱Text your zip code to 898-211 for live text assistance.

March 19, 2020 - For qualifying Senior Citizens in need of assistance, the Bergen County Division of Senior Services is offering weekly delivery of frozen meals during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Please call 201-336-7400 for more information.

Click here for an informative video from the BCOEM -

Frequently Asked Questions with Answers from the NWBRHC and NJ Dept. of Health - March 17, 2020 - Click here

  1. Municipal Facilities
  2. Cancelled Events/Meetings
  3. Police Department 

3/24/20 - Most building inspections are currently suspended due to the pandemic.  Please click here to read the details from our Construction Official, Bob Rusch.

3/16/20 - Effective immediately, all Township-owned facilities, parks, playgrounds, tennis and basketball courts and fields are closed to the public until further notice.
-River Vale Town Hall is closed to the public.  Please call or email the appropriate department and we will get back to you as soon as possible. If you need to drop off paperwork, please leave it in the appropriate bin in the vestibule in front of Town Hall. Please put any payments in the lockbox on the door.  Both can also be mailed to 406 Rivervale Road, River Vale, NJ 07675.
- The River Vale Free Public Library is closed until further notice. Go to for more details.

3/13/20 - Beginning Monday, March 16, River Vale Town Hall will be closed to the general public.  Essential visits will be available by appointment only.  Please call Town Hall at 201-664-2346 to schedule.
-The River Vale Senior/Community Center is closed indefinitely.
- The River Vale Free Public Library will remain closed tentatively through Sunday, March 29.  Please check for updates.
- The River Vale Municipal Court is suspended for 2 weeks.  Those who were scheduled to appear between 3/16 and 3/27 should not appear and await notice of a new court date.