New Jersey State League of Municipalities

FILE -- Firefighters battle a brush fire in Carlstadt, N.J., in April 2012. (Credit: Getty Images)

Departments Struggle To Recruit Volunteer Firefighters In Bergen County

Volunteer fire departments in Bergen County and beyond are struggling to recruit firefighters, forcing many municipalities to juggle their budgets so that they can pay firefighters.

06/04/2014

Poll: New Jerseyans Favor Shared Municipal Services

71% of New Jersey residents surveyed believe sharing police, fire, and other public services with neighboring towns is a good idea.

04/11/2011