Allendale Police 5th Annual Bicycle and Skateboard Helmet Initiative

On Friday, May 28, The Allendale Police Department will kick off their 5th annual bicycle and skateboard helmet initiative.  Once again Officers will be distributing various gift cards as a positive reward for anyone under 17 found wearing their helmets.

Child Seat Inspection Event

On Wednesday September 13 Allendale police will be at Crestwood Lake to inspect and help install child passenger safety seats.   Certified safety seat technicians will also be on hand to answer any questions and provide educational material. Police will be

Crosswalk Updates

Allendale Police are working with the DPW to revamp the business district so the crosswalks and parking stalls are safer and comply with NJ law.   This has been a long process, which is nearing completion.  Once done, the area will be safer for

West Allendale Closed

On or about Monday, March 21st the water services to homes along West Allendale Avenue will be excavated and possibly replaced. During this time the partial or total closure of the roadway may be necessary. Plan for additional traffic during

Franklin Turnpike Closed

Effective today (Sept. 3rd) Franklin Turnpike is closed to all traffic from Allendale Avenue to Cottage Place to replace a bridge at the intersection of Elm Street and Franklin Turnpike. The closure is expected to last six months. Access to

Franklin Turnpike Closure

The county of Bergen is scheduled to close Franklin Turnpike to all traffic from Allendale Avenue to Cottage Place on or about Wednesday, September 3rd to replace a bridge at the intersection of Elm Street and Franklin Turnpike. The closure

Endura-Blend Grip Surface Application

Weather permitting, the county will be applying a grip surface to Hillside Avenue in the area of Linda Drive on August 25.   During this project NO TRAFFIC will be permitted through the work area for 24 hours, so the material