Legal Notices


Request for Qualifications

2024 Professionals

The Borough of Edgewater is soliciting Qualification Statements from interested persons and/or firms for the services set forth below in accordance with the “fair and open process” pursuant to NJ.S.A. 19:44A-20.5, et. seq. Through a Request for Qualification process, persons and/or firms interested in assisting the Borough with such services must prepare and submit a Qualification Statement in accordance with the procedure and schedule in the FRS. The Borough will review Qualification Statements only from those firms that submit a Qualification Statement which includes all the information required to be included as described (in the sole judgment of the Borough). The Borough intends to qualify (a) person(s) and/or firm(s) that (a) possess(es) the professional, financial and administrative capabilities to provide the proposed services, and (b) agrees and meets the terms and conditions determined by the Borough that provide the greatest benefit to the taxpayers of Edgewater.

The selection of Qualified Respondents is not subject to the provisions of the Local Public Contracts Law, N.J.S.A. 40A:11-1 et seq. The selection is subject to the “New Jersey Local Unit Pay-to-Play” Law, N.J.S.A. 19:44A-20.4 et seq., however. The Borough has structured a procurement process that seeks to obtain the desired results, and to assure that each person and/or firm is provided an equal opportunity to submit a Qualification Statement in response to the RFQ.  Qualification Statements must be submitted to, and be received by Deborah Reilly, QPA, Qualified Purchasing Agent, Borough of Edgewater, 55 River Road, Edgewater, NJ 07020 on or before 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 21, 2023.  RFQ’s will be publicly opened on Tuesday, November 21, 2023 at 11:00 a.m.   Qualification Statements will not be accepted by facsimile transmission or e-mail.

Affordable Housing Administrative Agent                                                Financial Advisor                                              

Borough Attorney                                                                                              Grant Consultant     

Borough Architect                                                                                             Labor Attorney

Borough Auditor                                                                                                Planning Board Attorney

Borough Engineer                                                                                             Planning Board Engineer

Borough Planner                                                                                               Planning Board Planner

Borough Prosecutor                                                                                          Real Estate Appraisal Services

Borough Public Defender                                                                                Risk Management Consultant

Board of Adjustment Attorney                                                                       - Property & Casualty ONLY

Board of Adjustment Engineer                                                                     Risk Management Consultant

Board of Adjustment Planner                                                                         -Broker of Record Medical ONLY

Bond Counsel                                                                                                      Special Legal Counsel                       

Electrical Engineer                                                                                           Special Projects Engineer               

Environmental Engineer                                                                                 Tax Appeal Attorney

                                                                                                                                Wireless Consulting Services


The Instructions for Qualification Statements are filed in the office of Deborah Reilly, QPA, Qualified Purchasing Agent, Borough of Edgewater, 55 River Road, Edgewater, N.J. 07020 and may be inspected by prospective respondents during regular business hours between 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. beginning on Tuesday, October 24, 2023, excluding Holidays.  Qualification Statements must be submitted in the manner designated in the Instructions, must be enclosed in sealed envelopes bearing name and address of the respondent and the name of the Professional Service respondent is seeking on the outside and addressed to the Borough of Edgewater.  Any questions, please contact Deborah Reilly at 201-943-1700, ext. 3133 or email


                                                Deborah Reilly, QPA, RPPO, CPM

       Qualified Purchasing Agent