WATCHUNG, NJ - The Watchung Borough Council accepted a letter of resignation at its last meeting of Watchung Borough clerk Michelle DeRocco.

DeRocco is retiring effective May 1 after serving more than 16 years as Watchung Borough’s Clerk.

All on the council wished her well.( see video here)

“She’s such a wonderful person, wonderful employee, and has been a great asset to our community,” said Watchung Mayor Keith Balla. “We’re going to miss her terribly.”