Mayor Daniel J. Reiman

Mayor Daniel J. Reiman, 42, was elected to his first term in 2002 and became the youngest Mayor in the history of the town and the state of NJ at the time. He is the only Mayor in Carteret history to be elected to 5 consecutive terms. Prior to being elected, Mayor Reiman served as a Borough Councilman (’01–’03), Planning Board member from 1999-present, and on various other committees and municipal agencies. Reiman was re-elected as Mayor in November of 2006, 2010, 2014, and most recently in 2018 with 83% of the vote.

Mayor Reiman serves in a full-time capacity as the Borough’s Chief Executive Officer, while overseeing 285 employees and a $46 million dollar annual budget. As the town’s chief executive officer, he heads the Administration, which is comprised of thirteen departments, including; Administration, Personnel, Purchasing, Finance, Tax Collection and Economic and Community Development. He oversees the Borough’s operations and policies through the department directors and is responsible for the oversight of the Borough’s annual operating budget and all labor contract negotiations and Redevelopment agreements.

The Mayor belongs to the following Civic, Professional, and Volunteer Associations:

  • New Jersey Conference of Mayors
  • New Jersey League of Municipalities
  • Middlesex County Conference of Mayors
  • New Jersey Planning Officials Association
  • Carteret Planning Board
  • Redevelopment Authority, ex-officio
  • Carteret Neighborhood Preservation Program Committee
  • Library Board of Trustees
  • Middlesex County Transportation Planning Authority
  • Carteret Business Partnership, Board of Directors
  • Charity Trust Fund, Trustee
  • Port Authority, Commissioner
  • New Jersey U.E.Z. Authority Carteret, Chairman
  • DA.R.E. N.J., Board of Directors
  • Senior Housing Development Corporation, Commissioner
  • Middlesex County Joint Insurance Fund, Commissioner
  • Teamsters Local 97 Health & Welfare Fund, Trustee





Contact Information

Memorial Municipal Building
61 Cooke Avenue
Carteret, New Jersey 07008

Phone: 732-541-3801

History of Borough Hall

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Mayor Daniel J. Reiman’s 2018 State of the Borough Address

Mayor Dan Reiman's 2018 State of the Borough Address

Mayor Daniel J. Reiman's 2018 State of the Borough Address

Posted by Dan Reiman on Thursday, May 17, 2018


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