Mountain Lakes Community Emergency Response Team Seeks New Volunteers


MOUNTAIN LAKES — The Mountain Lakes Community Emergency Response Team (MLPD-CERT) is seeking new members from Boonton, Boonton Township and Mountain Lakes.

Volunteer members will receive Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Basic Responder Gear, and receive free FEMA Basic CERT Training in Disaster Preparedness, Fire Safety, Medical Operation, Light Search and Rescue, CERT Organization, Disaster Psychology and Terrorism Awareness.

Classes are held at Mountain Lakes Borough Hall, unless otherwise specified and are open to adults 18 years or older.

For general information about CERT go to

To apply for to become a member please contact Chief Shawn Bennett at or call (973) 334-1507 ext. 2105.