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Elected Officials

The current members of your governing body are:

Mayor - Mauro D. Raguseo - Term Expires: 12/31/2023

ELECTED OFFICE

  • Re-elected Mayor of the Borough of Little Ferry, November 2019 with over 80% of the votes cast in an uncontested race.
  • Re-Elected Mayor of the Borough of Little Ferry, November of 2015 with nearly 70% of the votes cast in a 3 way race.
  • Elected the 28th Mayor of the Borough of Little Ferry, November of 2007 with over 70% of the votes cast
  • Member of the Borough Council (January 7th 2000 - January 4th 2008)
  • Council President of the Borough of Little Ferry (2003 to 2007)

WORK HISTORY

  • Deputy Executive Director of the Bergen County Improvement Authority (2010- Present)
  • Chief of Staff to State Senator Bob Gordon (D-38th Legislative District) (2004 -2010)
  • Assistant and Director of Outreach to Congressman Steve Rothman (D-9th Congressional District) (1997-2004)
COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT/SERVICE
  • Eucharistic Minister, St. Margaret's Church, Little Ferry
  • Former Member, St. Margaret's Church Parish Council
  • Former Instructor of Religious Education, St. Margaret's Church
  • Board of Advisors, for the Italian-American organization - La Federazione Molfettesi d’America

EDUCATION:
  • Graduate of Bergen Catholic High School with Honors - 1996
  • B.A. in Political Science, Minor in History; with Honors Rutgers College - May 2000
  • Masters of Public Administration, with Honors, Rutgers University - May 2009
  • Member - Pi Sigma Alpha, Rutgers College- Political Science Honor Society, Inducted May 2000
  • Member- Pi Alpha Alpha, Rutgers University- National Honor Society for Public Affairs and Administration, Inducted May 2009

BOROUGH COUNCIL

Council President Jenifer Lange - Term Expires: 12/31/2023

  • Council President 2021
  • Serving on the Borough Council since January 2018
  • Council President Chair of the following Borough Committee(s): Parks & Recreation
  • Member of the following Committees: DPW, Buildings, Grounds, Roads, Parks & Playgrounds, Senior Citizens and IT
  • Lifelong resident of Little Ferry Graduate of Immaculate Conception, Lodi NJ
  • Member of the Little Ferry First Aid Corp. since 2007 and is currently serving as 1st Lieutenant and Fundraising Committee Chair since 2010.
  • Treasurer, Little Ferry First Aid Corps. Board of Governors
  • Employed by Hackensack Meridian - Hackensack University Medical Center
  • Coach, Little Ferry Soccer
  • Class Parent since 2015
  • Proud parent of a teenage daughter

Councilman Ronald Anzalone - Term Expires: 12/31/2021

  • Serving on the Borough Council since June 2008
  • Chair of the following Borough Committee(s): DPW, Buildings & Grounds & Roads and Emergency Fire Services
  • Member of the following Borough Committee(s): Finance, Insurance/FEMA, Flood Mitigation, Building Department and IT
  • Lifelong resident of Little Ferry
  • Graduate of Ridgefield Park High School
  • Current member of the Planning/Zoning Board
  • Life Member of Hose Company One
  • Former Chief of the Little Ferry Fire Department
  • Former Member of the Little Ferry First Aid Corps

Councilman Stephen Lanum - Term Expires: 12/31/2022

  • Serving on the Council since January 2014
  • Chairperson of the following Borough Committee (s): Information Technology, Flood Mitigation and Building Department
  • Member of the following Borough Committee(s): Emergency Services (fire), DPW- Buildings, Grounds, Roads, Parks & Playgrounds, Policy/Personnel, Insurance FEMA, Senior Citizens, Building Department and Parks & Recreation

Councilman - George Muller Term Expires: 12/31/2021

  • Council President - 2010
  • Serving on the Council since January 2001
  • Chair of the following Borough Committees: Finance  and Insurance/FEMA
  • Member of the following Borough Committees: Police - Emergency Services
  • Life member and former Chief of the Little Ferry Fire Department
  • Former member and Captain of the Little Ferry First Aid Corps.
  • Former member- Little Ferry Board of Adjustment
  • Graduate, Ridgefield Park High School
  • MBA, Finance, Fairleigh Dickinson University
  • New Jersey Army National Guard, Honorable Discharge
  • Member - Post 310 American Legion

Councilman Thomas Sarlo -  Term Expires: 12/31/2022

  •  Serving on the Council since January 2005
  • Police Commissioner
  • Chair of the following Borough Committee(s): Police - Emergency Services
  • Member of the following Borough Committee(s): Policy/Personnel and Finance
  • Little Ferry/South Hackensack Baseball and Soccer Coach
  • Attorney-civil litigation, municipal law, real estate and municipal land use law
  • William Paterson University, Wayne, New Jersey
  • Bachelor of Arts in Political Science
  • Seton Hall School of Law, Newark, New Jersey
  • Juris Doctorate in Law
  • American Trial Lawyers Association, Board of Governors from 2006 to present
Councilwoman Peggy Steinhilber -  Term Expires: 12/31/2023
  • Serving on the Council since January 2009
  • Chairperson to the following Borough Committee(s): Policy/Personnel; Senior Citizens
  • Member of the following Borough Committee(s): Emergency Services Police and Fire, Parks & Recreation and Building Department
  • Co-owner of Pet Spa Grooming and Boarding facility on Liberty St.
  • Worked for IRS for 5 years as Assistant to Chief of the Examination Division
  • Girl Scout Troop Leader for 2 years
  • PTA Correspondence / Recording Secretary Executive Board for 9 years
  • Past 2nd Vice President of Executive Board PTA
  • Member of Board of Directors Companion Animal Placement Rescue Group
  • Volunteer Groomer Teterboro Animal Shelter
  • Coach of Little Ferry Hoops program for girls grade 6-8
  • Member of Little Ferry First Aid Corp. since 2002
  • 1st Lieutenant Little Ferry First Aid Corp. 2008-2009
  Schedule of regular monthly meetings of the Governing Body are held in the Council Chambers:

Municipal Building
215-217 Liberty Street
Little Ferry, NJ 07643

Workshop Meetings at 6:00 pm

Regular Public Meetings at 7:00 pm

Please see the calendar for exact dates of Workshop and Regular Public Meetings

E-mail the Mayor or Council:
mayor@littleferrynj.org
council@littleferrynj.org

Contact Information

Municipal Building
215-217 Liberty Street
Little Ferry, NJ 07643

Email: 
mayor@littleferrynj.org
council@littleferrynj.org