Some recent news:

The Rutherford Historic Preservation Committee is in the process of updating its Historic Sites Inventory in the Borough and has completed re-photographing all homes presently on the survey. Recent meetings by the Committee have added 18 more homes and a request has been made to the Planning Board for an extension of the Ridge Road Historic District. The Committee expects to send advisory letters to all owners of historic homes in the Borough apprising them of their status and what this means as well as outlining the work and mission of the Committee. 7/8/18   

The Rutherford Historic Preservation Committee has weighed in with the Borough Planning Board on the recent application by Felician University for the construction of an NCAA regulation gymnasium. This project may adversely affect the viewshed of the Iviswold Castle which is on the National and State Registers of historic places. 6/15/18

Nominations and voting has been completed by the Committee and the 2018 Historic Preservation Awards will be presented at the Borough Council meeting on May 8th in the Council Chambers. Congratulations to the owners of 456 Montross Ave., 237 Ridge Road and 249 Ridge Road. 4/29/18

Approval of new members to the Committee, Carol Calamari, Michelle Korosy and Rosario Mannino who represent a crossection of the real estate industry and buikding trades in the Borough-2/1/18

Annual Reorganization meeting of the Rutherford Historic Preservation Committee to vote on a new slate of officer for 2018. Newly elected officers are:John A. Trosky, Chairperson, Rod Leith, Vice Chairperson, Oksana Baczynskyj-Heimur, Treasurer, Leo Nakashian, Secretary-1/8/17

Planning Board Meeting concerning the possible designation of Meadow Road as "an area in need of redevelopment". This is the site of 12 Meadow Road, the last pre-revolutionary war home in the Borough-12/21/17

2017 Rutherford Historic Preservation Awards Presented to Three Local Homes-119 Wheaton Place, 67 Home Ave. and 136 East Pierrepont Ave. during the Borough Council meeting on 12/11/17

Bergen County Honors Groups for Historic Preservation - 5/6/17  

Rutherford to Kick Off Series Honoring WWI Centennial - 4/7/17

Home Demolitions On the Rise in Rutherford - - 8/16/16

Time Is On the Side of Rutherford's WW1 Monument - - 8/5/16

Rutherford Taking Baby Steps in Saving History - - 4/7/16