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Tree-Lighting and Santa Claus Scheduled for Fitzpatrick Park, Monday, December 3

Mayor Mark A. Smith announced that the City of Bayonne will hold its annual Christmas tree-lighting ceremony in Fitzpatrick Park on Monday, December 3, at 4:30 p.m. The park is located on Avenue C, between 26th and 27th Streets. Mayor Smith said, “This ceremony marks the official beginning of the holiday season for our community. […]

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Free Parking in Lots in December for Non-Commercial Vehicles

Mayor Mark A. Smith announced that there will be free parking for the entire month of December in all Bayonne Parking Utility lots for non-commercial vehicles. The program will be in effect through Tuesday, January 1, 2013. Parking charges in the lots will resume for non-commercial vehicles on Wednesday, January 2, 2013. The Mayor said, […]

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Hurricane Recovery Assistance Available From Clean Energy Program

Mayor Mark A. Smith announced that Hurricane Sandy recovery assistance is available from New Jersey’s Clean Energy Program. Mayor Smith said, “I urge both residents and business owners to apply for the financial assistance and environmental savings available from the New Jersey Clean Energy Program. The program offers rebates and equipment incentives that could help […]

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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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