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Street Closings Due to Bayonne Bridge Construction

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has advised the City of Bayonne of several street closings that are related to Bayonne Bridge construction. No parking will be allowed on Margaret Street. Vehicles will be able to enter from Kennedy Boulevard and exit back onto it. This situation will be in effect for […]

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Mayor Smith Urges Bayonne Eateries to Sign Up for Super Bowl-Transit Promotion

Mayor Mark A. Smith announced that Bayonne restaurants are eligible to participate in Championship Dining, a program developed by NJ Transit to encourage patronage at New Jersey restaurants. The program enables New Jersey restaurants to provide an exclusive discount incentive to NJ Transit customers to bring more business to their establishments between January 2 and […]

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City of Bayonne Hosts Redevelopment Seminar

Developers Invited to Informative Session on Development Opportunities at The Peninsula at Bayonne Harbor  On Wednesday, December 4, the City of Bayonne hosted a redevelopment seminar to introduce the development community to redevelopment opportunities at The Peninsula at Bayonne Harbor.  More than 75 individuals representing development firms, construction and building contractors and the real estate […]

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Police Department Offers Safety Tips for the Holiday Season

Mayor Mark A. Smith announced that the Bayonne Police Department has issued safety tips for the holiday season. Mayor Smith said, “The City of Bayonne would like everyone to enjoy the holiday season. I urge all residents to follow the Police Department’s tips and to stay safe.” Police Chief Ralph Scianni reminded shoppers to lock […]

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Shop Bayonne Site and Cards Launched

Visit the shop Bayonne UEZ website here Learn more about Shop Bayonne tax incentives here

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City, Board of Education Collaborate On Community Service Projects

Mayor Mark A. Smith announced that students completing their community service requirements with Bayonne High School are working with the City of Bayonne on several projects this summer.  The students are acting under the auspices of the Service Learning Program at Bayonne High School.  As part of their graduation requirements, Bayonne High School students must complete twenty unpaid service hours with a non-profit organization or agency.  Smith said, […]

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Cooling Centers Opened, Pool Hours Added

Mayor Mark A. Smith announced that the City of Bayonne has opened three cooling centers during this week’s heat wave.  Bayonne’s three senior centers will serve as cooling centers from 8:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., from Monday, July 15, through Friday, July 19.  They are located at 16 West 4th street (near Broadway), 597 Broadway (near 27th street), and 329 Avenue B (at 56th street).  The Bayonne Public Library is […]

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Produce Vouchers Available for Low-Income Seniors, Can Use at Bayonne Farmers’ Market

  Mayor Mark A. Smith announced that produce market vouchers are available for low-income seniors through the Bayonne Office On Aging.  The vouchers would enable qualified seniors to purchase New Jersey-grown fresh fruit and vegetables at the Bayonne farmers’ market and other approved locations.  Participating farmers at the Bayonne farmers’ market sell New Jersey produce that is eligible for the voucher program.  The Bayonne farmers’ market takes […]

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