Councilman William Bucher

William “Billy” Bucher Jr. was born and raised in Totowa and is the 3rd generation of Buchers to reside here.  He and his wife Ellen and their two boys, Johnny and Daniel, reside at 75 Sandra Drive.

Bill is a graduate of Memorial School and Passaic Valley Regional High School.  He also attended William Paterson College.  From 1988 to 1998 he was employed by Thomas English Muffins in Totowa as a Route Sales Representative.

Bill is currently employed by the City of Paterson Fire Department.  He started in 1998 as a private and worked his way up through the ranks and currently holds the position of Battalion Chief.

Bill has been a member of VITAL (Valley Inter-town Acitivies League) since 1987 and served on the Board since 1993.  He was also the Softball Commissioner since 2001.  Hel recently served on the Board of Recreation and is currently a member of the PAL, coaching in our sports.

He is a member of the Totowa Republican Club, a member of the Sons of American Leagions and a parishioner at St. James of the Marches R.C. Church.