by the staff of The Ridgewood Blog
Ridgewood NJ, The Ridgewood Blog has just received official word that Village Manager Heather Mailander has hired Anthony (Tony) Merlino as Director of the Village’s Building Department. Tony replaces former Director Paul Kalksma, who retired effective May 1, 2021.
Long time readers of The Ridgewood Blog no doubt recall that Tony was the Building Department’s Director for many years prior to his retirement in late 2015, as summarized in this exclusive article from The Ridgewood Blog:
Due to his status as a pension recipient, Tony is limited to part time work only. He is expected to be in the office no more than 25 hours per week.
Welcome back Tony!