Traffic Safety Bureau

Child Car Seat Inspection Program

Using a child safety seat correctly is essential to offering the best protection possible to a child traveling in a motor vehicle.   Residents can have their child seat installation checked locally at:

The Garwood First Aid Squad

401 2nd Avenue

Garwood, NJ 07027.


Hours of Operation:

Wednesdays and Thursdays 

7:30am – 11:00am

Please make sure that children are properly protected while traveling in a motor vehicle. Get seats examined and then drive sober, safe and buckled. 

Further information my be found at the UCNJ child safety seat inspection program page.

Street Use Permits

Residents wishing to hold residential block parties, please complete the Street Use Application for Permit and bring to police headquarters.

Temporary Handicap Placards

Applications for Temporary Handicap Placards may be obtained through New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission’s website (PDF) or in person between the hours of 8:00 am and 4:00 pm at the Clark Police Department. 

 Temporary Handicap Placard Applications must be submitted in person, to the local Police Department. 

 Requesting individuals must complete the application, have a doctor complete the appropriate application portion and submit a check or money order in the amount of $4.00 payable to: NJ Motor Vehicle Commission

 Temporary Handicap Placards are effective for a period of six (6) months from the date-of-issue.  

 Additional information regarding handicapped parking may be obtained at DMV Disabled Drivers page.