Mayor Mark A. Smith advised Bayonne residents and property owners that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has designated all of New Jersey as eligible for individual and public assistance under its Hazard Mitigation Grant Program. You may be eligible for federal assistance in dealing with damage to your home or property from the hurricane.
There are three ways to find out about eligibility: 1) Visit disasterassistance.gov on the Internet. 2) Use a smart phone to apply at m.fema.gov. 3) Apply by phone at 1-800-621-3362. This contact information is also posted on BAY-TV Channel 78 on Cablevision, and BAY-TV Channel 42 on Verizon FiOS. You may also call the Quality of Life Office at 201-858-6081.