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Lifting Passaic City Up

In our joint commitment to the refinement of Passaic's quality of life, we have ensured the city's structural improvement, offered aid to those in need, and created jobs in our community. However, our work does not stop there. Join me to continue establishing a record of accomplishment

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Community Aid

First-Time Homebuyers Program

Assists low-income families with funds for down payment and/or closing costs associated with purchasing their first home. Eligible families can receive up to $39,500.00

Housing Rehabilitation Program

​Provides eligible residents up to $40,000 for repairs for their homes. 

  • Eligible uses of the funds include: Heating and Electrical Systems, Plumbing System Components, Weatherization (windows, insulation, etc.), Lead Based Paint Remediation, Roofs, Foundations, and more.

CDBG Program

Provides funding to non-profit organizations to Operate or Rehab their facilities, such as: Passaic Senior Center, Passaic Special Needs Program, Multi-Sports Activities, and more. 
 

For more information, visit the website below:

COVID Information

Testing Sites

  • MEDRITE

154 Main Avenue, Passaic, NJ​

(973) 437-3333

Mondays-Thursdays, 8am-10pm

Fridays, 8am-4pm

Saturdays, 6pm-12am

Sundays, 10am-10pm

BP Screenings

  • WIC Building/Health Clinic

333 Passaic St, Passaic, NJ​

(973) 365-5620

Wednesdays, 1pm-7:30pm

COVID-19 Vaccination Sites​​

  • St. Mary's General Hospital

350 Boulevard, Passaic, NJ

(973)-365-4300

Thursdays, 2pm-6pm

  • WIC Building/Health Clinic

333 Passaic St, Passaic, NJ​

(973) 365-5620

Wednesdays, 3pm-7:30pm

Appointments not required. Please bring identification and insurance card if available. Underage children must be accompanied by their parents. 

You may also call (973) 365-5656 for an appointment. 

Recreation

Special Needs Program

  • After School Special

Crafted for children aged 8-16. Offers swimming, bowling, arts and crafts, and sports.

  • Friday Night Special ​

Geared towards teens and adults who have received or are currently receiving support through Special Education. 

Human Services

  • Inspection and Relocation Assistance

  • Food and Toys Giveaways

  • Medicare/Medicaid Assistance

  • Substance Abuse & Domestic Violence Counseling

Community Events

  • Drive-In Movies 

  • Fitness Days at the Park

  • Athletic Activities

  • Fishing

  • Summer Camps

  • Yoga & Zumba

Senior Center

  • Transportation Services

  • Book Club

  • Games & Exercise

  • Home Health Aide Services

  • Education

For the city's latest news, check out the public access channel #76.

RECENT NEWS

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Passaic has a plan to keep rents affordable while helping landlords fix up properties

PASSAIC — Keeping rents affordable is one of the city's goals for 2024, but just how will it do that without resorting to rent control?

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Passaic OKs accessory dwelling units to add to its affordable housing stock

PASSAIC — The city has approved two new affordable housing measures: one to allow for accessory dwelling units and the other to require affordable units in new construction of residential dwellings of five units or more.

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Can Passaic's plan to create more affordable housing units work for other NJ towns?

PASSAIC — To create additional affordable housing, the city has proposed a zoning change that would allow for the creation of new apartments, or what's called accessory dwelling units, in existing one- and two-family homes.

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