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Two Bayonne Locations Announced for Disaster Food Assistance Applications

Mayor Mark A. Smith announced that the Hudson County Welfare Division will accept applications for disaster food assistance at two locations in Bayonne on Wednesday, November 28, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. This application process is only for those people who are NOT already enrolled in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known […]

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Bayonne Farmers’ Market Extended on Tuesdays Through December 18

Mayor Mark A. Smith announced that the Bayonne farmers’ market will continue on Tuesdays through December 18, and will offer special products for the holidays. Mayor Smith said, “The City of Bayonne and the Bayonne Urban Enterprise Zone are happy to continue Bayonne’s successful farmers’ market into December. The market will add special holiday season […]

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Mayor Hosts Town Meeting on Hurricane Recovery

On Thursday, November 15, Mayor Mark A. Smith hosted a town meeting that addressed recovering from Hurricane Sandy. The event, which took place at Bayonne High School’s auditorium, included presentations by Mayor Smith and representatives of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Small Business Administration (SBA). Several governmental agencies and other organizations set […]

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Power Outages – Nov. 14th. 10:00 PM

The City of Bayonne is aware that there may be several outages this evening. We have contacted PSE&G to address the issue. Please do not contact 911 unless it is a life-threatening emergency. We will update this page as more information becomes available. Update 10:42 PM: PSE&G appears to have addressed the power issue to […]

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PSE&G Service Restoration Update – Nov. 10, 2012 at 5 p.m.

If your neighbors have had their power restored and you are still out, please call PSE&G at 1-800-436-7734. If their automated system indicates that power has been restored to your area and you have no power, please follow the prompts to place a new “no power” order. If the system states that your order already […]

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A Clarification About FEMA

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is assisting Bayonne residents and property owners to apply for federal disaster assistance at the Bayonne Community Museum, 229 Broadway (at the corner of 9th Street), seven days a week, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. FEMA asked the City of Bayonne to advise our residents that FEMA is […]

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Mayor Smith Issues Advisory About Building and Restoration Contractors

Mayor Mark A. Smith advised property owners to respond with caution to building, construction, and restoration contractors who make unsolicited reconstruction and restoration offers in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. Mayor Smith said, “Property owners may find themselves deluged by unknown or unfamiliar tradesmen or restoration firms who offer reconstruction or restoration contracts to those […]

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City Moves to Aide Recovery Mayor Waives Permit Fees; Orders Streamlined Process

In an effort to provide relief for citizens who wish to repair their properties following Hurricane Sandy, Mayor Mark A. Smith has ordered the Bayonne Building Division to streamline the issuance of permits for work to restore storm related damage. The Mayor has also waived all fees for storm related restoration construction and announced extended […]

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