On behalf of our governing body and the residents of our City, I welcome you to the official website for Linden.  Our City has a proud tradition, outstanding municipal services and one of the lowest tax rates in Union County. 

If there is anyway that I can assist you or answer any of your questions, please feel free to contact my office at 908-474-8493.

Mayor Richard J. Gerbounka

Adopted City of Linden 2014 Budget

Linden launches process to cut residents’ energy costs
and Public meetings scheduled for
April 28th at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m.

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Principals & Teachers of Linden vs. The Harlem Wizards!

Attention Linden Taxpayers Waste Disposal Information

Important Notice - City Clerk’s Office

 Effective June 1, 2013 marriage, civil union & domestic partnership applications will be taken on Thursdays, by appointment only.
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ALL residents should be encouraged to “self report” lack of power even if they believe it is obvious to the utilities that they are out of power. This is the only way to be certain the utility companies do not miss individual outages and that all power is restored.

PSEG Outages 1-800-436-7734

The disaster distress Hotline for those who need counseling in coping with the crisis. The number to call is 1-800-985-5990 or Text: ‘TalkWithUs’ to 66746 On the web, Visit: disasterdistress.samhsa.gov

The Union County Freeholders are pleased to work with the UCEDC to offer a fast track loan program for businesses impacted by Sandy. Loans in the amount of $15,000 in working capital are available and able to close in two weeks. An additional, more substantial program may also be forthcoming. Contact UCEDC at 908-527-1166 or

Seasonal Summer Employment

Linden Recreation

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Linden Recreation is looking for Soccer REFEREES for their upcoming indoor and outdoor season.  Please contact Ed, Kushner, Sports Supervisor at 908-474-8600 for further information on refereeing youth soccer leagues.

Call the Health Department at 908-474-8409
Residents 60 years and older or those residents with a chronic illness need to pre-register for the program.

Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

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