Garbage Pick-Up Notice

Recycling & Waste - 11/16/2018 4:50:00 PM

Due to the snowstorm, garbage was not picked up in many locations today.  Please leave your garbage at curbside, so that it can be picked up on Saturday, November 17, 2018.

Bayonne Bridge Schedule: Novemberber 16 - 23, 2018

Administration - 11/16/2018 4:43:00 PM

The Bayonne Bridge will close tonight (11/16) at 9:00 pm and reopen by 3:00 pm Sunday, November 18, to support construction activities.

Information for next week’s travel advisory is below:

Daily schedule:

Monday, November 19 – NO DAYTIME CLOSURE 
*Monday, November 19 – NO OVERNIGHT CLOSURE 

Tuesday, November 20 – NO DAYTIME CLOSURE 
*Tuesday, November 20 – NO OVERNIGHT CLOSURE 

Wednesday, November 21 – NO DAYTIME CLOSURE 
*Wednesday, November 21 –NO OVERNIGHT CLOSURE 

Thursday, November 22 – NO DAYTIME CLOSURE 
*Thursday, November 22 – NO OVERNIGHT CLOSURE 

Friday, November 23 – NO DAYTIME CLOSURE 
*Friday, November 23 – NO WEEKEND CLOSURE 

Next weekend, the Bayonne Bridge will remain open in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.

Local Streets Closed in Whole or Part

Bayonne, NJ - Margaret Street is closed until 2019. West 1st Street is closed until December 2018. Gertrude Street is closed until fall 2018.

Staten Island, NY -  Richmond Terrace, between Newark Avenue and Morningstar Road, is closed Monday through Saturday, from 9:00 p.m. until 5:00 a.m. the following morning, through to the end of this year, December 31, 2018

The City of Bayonne & the Snowstorm of Thursday, November 15

Administration - 11/16/2018 2:11:00 PM

Mayor Jimmy Davis announced that the Bayonne Department of Public Works responded to the snowstorm of November 15, 2018 with fifteen vehicles that plowed and salted the streets.  The City of Bayonne used 230 tons of salt, and Board of Education vehicles used 12 tons, for a total of 242 tons.   The City has about 600 tons of salt on hand left over from last year. 

Pre-storm weather forecasts suggested that there would be one to three inches of snow.  The actual amount of snow that fell was five to six inches.   Mayor Davis observed, “The weather forecasts turned out to be wrong. The City of Bayonne was prepared with trucks and salt, so we were able to respond to a storm that was more severe than expected.”

Notice of Special Council Meeting

City Clerk - 11/16/2018 11:47:00 AM

Please be advised there will be a Special City Council Meeting on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 in Council Chambers at 4:30 p.m.

Bayonne Interfaith Thanksgiving Service Set for Monday, November 19

AAA - 11/12/2018 12:00:00 PM

Bayonne’s thirtieth annual Interfaith Thanksgiving service has been scheduled for Monday, November 19, 2018 at 7:00 p.m., at St. Vincent DePaul Church.  The church is located at 47th Street and Avenue C.  The event is sponsored by Bayonne’s Interfaith Clergy Association, and will include clergy from various religious denominations.  Bishop Gregory Cook, the senior chaplain at Bayonne Medical Center, will offer the homily.

Father John Fencik, Pastor of St. Mary’s Orthodox Church and Chairman of the Bayonne Interfaith Clergy, said, “The annual Interfaith Thanksgiving service brings together people of all faiths and those without a religious affiliation.  The event provides an opportunity to thank God and to celebrate our community’s religious and cultural diversity.  We ask members of the public attending the service to bring canned food items to help Bayonne’s people in need.” 

The service will include musical selections by St. Vincent’s Youth Choir, St. Vincent’s Senior Choir, and St. Peter’s Prep Vox.  Musical accompaniment will be provided by Tom Norton, the St. Vincent’s Church organist.   

A light reception will follow the service. 

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