Township Committee Extends Lease for PTO Economy Shop

Township Committee Extends PTO Economy Shop Lease
Township Committee Extends Lease for PTO Economy Shop

TOWNSHIP COMMITTEE EXTENDS LEASE FOR PTO ECONOMY SHOP

The Township Committee has extended the lease for the Township owned former train station at 399 Main Street near Wyckoff Avenue, which is home to the PTO Economy Shop. The five-and-a-half-year lease extension to the PTO Economy Shop Inc., a non-profit corporation, continues the tenancy of the organization since 1966.

The PTO Economy Shop has been operating at the train station since 1967 and is staffed during the school year by volunteers from the Wyckoff Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) and the Ramapo High School Association of Parents, Teachers and Students (APTS). The store operates on the same calendar as the local public schools. If schools are closed due to a holiday, school break or inclement weather, then the store is closed too. Their calendar and operating hours are conveniently posted on their website wyckoffeconomyshop.org and on their Facebook page.

The Economy Shop is a consignment shop for “gently used”, like new items which benefits the Wyckoff schools and Ramapo High School. Donations of clothing, household items, toys, sports equipment, etc. in like new condition, are received by appointment only. Please call the store at 201-891-5765.

Current store hours are as follows: Tuesdays 9:30 am to 2:30 pm and 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm, Wednesdays 9:30 am to 2:30 pm, Thursdays 9:30 am to 2:30 pm and 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm, Fridays 9:30 am to 2:30 pm and Saturdays from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm.

The Township Committee states, “The Wyckoff PTO, like many other private volunteer organizations within our community, give selflessly to help benefit our schools, and our children. The Township is pleased to continue its long history of support of the PTO by this lease extension which will facilitate fund raising for our schools".