borough of

Alpha, NJ
1001 East Blvd-Alpha, NJ 08865

acting Municipal Clerk

Donna L. Messina Helen Marino
Acting Municipal Clerk & Registrar of Vital statistics
Deputy Clerk & Deputy Registrar of Vital Statistics
Phone: (908) 454-0088 x141
Fax: (908) 454-4083

Office Hours:
Monday & Tuesday: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday & Friday: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Notary Public Available

For Marriage & Civil Union/Domestic Partnership Applications:
Please contact the Clerk's Office, at (908) 454-0088 x141 for an appointment.
Vital Records (Birth, Marriage & Death) OPRA Requests
Certified copies can be acquired with the proper proof and application. Certified copies are $15.00 each.
Vital Statistic information will not be given over the phone or via email.
Vital Statistics Records Request Form

Public Records requests can be accepted by fax or via email. Email OPRA requests to

Open Public Records ACT (OPRA)processing hours
Monday, Tuesday & Friday 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

OPRA Public Records Request Form

Animal Licenses Pavilion Rental
Dog & Cat Licenses must be renewed every January. Late fees will be assessed on renewals beginning on February 1st at a rate of $5.00 per animal per month.
Dog & Cat License Application Form
The Borough of Alpha's Vulcanite Park Pavilion is available for parties and events. Dates are reserved for the calendar year beginning on January 1st.
Pavilion Rental Application Form
Election Forms Employment Application
Employment Application Form
Links Borough Directory
County Board of Elections:

New Jersey State website for Voting infomation:

Voter Registration Application: pdf/voter-regis-forms/76-voter-registration-english-warren.pdf
Current Borough Directory
Garbage, Grass & Branches  

Thomas Fey
Code Enforcement/Recycling Coordinator

Recycling: picked up at curbside the 1st and 3rd Thursdays each month.

Following items are recyclable: Newspapers, magazines, cardboard (must be separately tied & bundled) Plastic bottles with recycling symbols 1 & 2 (clear, colored, opaque, mixed), tin, aluminum cans, and glass may be co-mingled.


Garbage Collection: picked up every Wednesday morning. Limit two (2) 32 gal. cans not to exceed 75 lbs. each. Garbage will not be collected if recyclable materials are present or more than the limit allowed for garbage pickup.

Please contact LMR Clean Out & Disposal for any questions about your garbage/recycling pick up:
Call 908-859-0373

Chipping: (curbside ONLY)
2nd and 4th Thursdays, Apr-Nov
(Weather permitting and personnel availability)
Contact DPW: 908-454-3143


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