Building Department

River Vale Town Hall is currently CLOSED to the public due to COVID-19.   Please contact Lisa Hoiem 201-664-2346 ext. 1000 to schedule inspections.

Permit applications can be dropped off and/or picked up in the vestibule in front of Town Hall.  

building inspection hours 081920
  1. Building
  2. Electric
  3. Fire
  4. Plumbing
  5. Zoning

Construction Official/
Building Sub-Code Official:  

  • Bob Rusch

Building Inspector: 

  • Ron Cenicola

Building permits may be required for alterations such as bathroom and kitchen remodeling; new interior framing and insulation, roofs, siding, decks and demolition. For more information, visit the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.