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Bayonne Opens Cooling Centers

Mayor Mark A. Smith and Municipal Services Director Joseph A. Waks announced that Bayonne has opened three cooling centers this week, due to the severe heat. The cooling centers will be open this week from Monday, July 18, through Friday, July 22, 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. The cooling centers will allow people who do […]

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State Program Cleaned Bayonne’s Shores

Mayor Mark A. Smith announced that a crew from New Jersey’s Clean Shores program has finished clearing debris this summer from several waterfront locations in Bayonne. The clean-up spanned a period of three weeks in June and July. Staffed by minimum-security prisoners who work under state supervision, the Clean Shores crew removed wood and other […]

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Statement of Mayor Mark A. Smith Regarding the Death of U.S. Army Specialist Rafael A. Nieves

On behalf of the City of Bayonne, Mayor Mark A. Smith offered the community’s condolences to the family of U.S. Army Specialist Rafael A. Nieves following his death while on active duty in Afghanistan. Specialist Nieves died of wounds suffered when small arms fire and a rocket-propelled grenade struck his vehicle during a mounted patrol […]

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Bayonne Opens Cooling Centers

Mayor Mark A. Smith and Municipal Services Director Joseph A. Waks announced that Bayonne has opened three cooling centers this week, due to the severe heat. The cooling centers will allow people who do not have air conditioning a place to cool down during the heat emergency. The three cooling centers are Bayonne’s three senior […]

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Concert by Soul Generation and Jazzique Set for July 20

Mayor Mark A. Smith, Municipal Services Director Joseph A. Waks, and Recreation Supervisor Pete Amadeo announced that Soul Generation Featuring Cliff Perkins, and Jazzique will perform in the City of Bayonne’s Summer Sounds by the Bay concert series on Wednesday, July 20, weather permitting. The concert site is the amphitheater on the lower level of […]

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