Town Officials

John Mayor John Coiro

Elected: 1999 (Elected to Council in 1987)

John Coiro is a native of Totowa presently residing at 107 Liberty Ridge Trail with his wife, Marygrace, and their children, Alyssa and Matthew.

John is a graduate of Memorial Grammar School and Passaic Valley High School. He continued his education at Seton Hall University where, in 1981. . .Read More

PhilCouncil President Phil Puglise Elected: 1989

Philip Puglise has been a resident of Totowa since 1973 and resides at 99 Sutton Avenue in the Borough of Totowa along with his wife Cheryl.  They have two children, Kristin and Craig and four grandchildren, Sean, Eric, Kevin and Jenna... Read More


Councilman LouLou D'Angelo Elected: 2005

Louis D’Angelo has been a resident of Totowa for the past 21 years.  He and his wife Catherine and their two boys, Peter and Louis, reside at 89 Columbus Avenue. Lou was born in Italy and moved to the United States at age 13...Read More.

Councilwoman Carolyn Fontanella Elected: 2Carolyn009

Carolyn Fontanella has resided in the Borough of Totowa since 1974.  Along with her husband Al, she has raised their three children Jimmy, Christin and Alexa in our community.  Following her graduation from Seton Hall University School of Nursing in 1984 . . Read More.


Councilwoman Debbie Andriani Elected: 2011

daDebbie Andriani has been a resident of the Borough of Totowa for the past 19 years.  She and her husband Frank reside at 474 Totowa Road, with their three boys Frankie, Nicholas and Patrick. Debbie is a graduate of Secaucus High School. Upon graduation, she worked as a legal secretary until leaving to raise her boys. Read More

Councilman Anthony Picarelli Elected: 2012

Anthony Picarelli grew up in the Borough of Totowa and resides at 13 Craig Court along with his parents, Domenic and Mary and brother Matthew.

Anthony attended Totowa Public Schools and Passaic Valley Regional High School.  While attending Passaic Valley Regional High School, more.


Councilman William Bucher Elected 2014

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 .... read more.