As Mayor, let me personally welcome you to the Township of Bloomfield!
Bloomfield is a socially growing diverse hub of Essex County offering a wide range of amenities and services to its residents. We are experiencing a historic growth in retail, residential and entertainment venues aimed to cater to persons of all ages, and family dynamics.
Bloomfield College, a liberal arts college founded in 1868, is located in downtown Bloomfield near the town green.
The township maintains its own police department. The town is protected by a fire department consisting of 78 active professional firefighters who operate out of four stations 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Bloomfield operates under a Special Charter granted under an Act of the New Jersey Legislature. The township is governed by a mayor and a six member Township Council.
Learn about the Bloomfield public and catholic schools.