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Blood Drive on Monday, September 24, at 27th Street Fire House

Health - 9/17/2018 2:50:00 PM

Mayor Jimmy Davis announced that there will be a community blood drive on Monday, September 24, 2018 from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., at the City Hall Fire House, at 27th Street and Avenue C. The drive is sponsored by the Bayonne Fire Department and the Bayonne Health Department. This blood drive is being held in conjunction with Community Blood Services, which provides blood and blood products to hospitals and medical centers in New Jersey and New York.  Donors will receive a free cholesterol screening.

Bayonne Bridge Schedule: September 14 - 21, 2018

Administration - 9/14/2018 4:17:00 PM

The Bayonne Bridge will close tonight (9/14) at 9:00 pm and reopen by 8:00am Saturday, September 15, to support Bayonne Bridge construction activities.
 
 Information for next week’s travel advisory is below: 
 
Daily schedule:
Monday, September 17– NO DAYTIME CLOSURE 
Monday, September 17– 9:00 pm – 5:00 am closure 

Tuesday, September 18 – NO DAYTIME CLOSURE 
Tuesday, September 18 – NO OVERNIGHT CLOSURE

Wednesday, September 19 – NO DAYTIME CLOSURE 
Wednesday, September 19 – 9:00 pm – 5:00 am closure

Thursday, September 20  – NO DAYTIME CLOSURE 
Thursday, September 20 – 9:00 pm – 5:00 am closure

Friday, September 21 – NO DAYTIME CLOSURE 
Friday, September 21 – 9:00 PM Friday – 3:00 PM Sunday CLOSURE
 
Next weekend, the Bayonne Bridge will close at 9:00 PM Friday, September 21, and reopen by 3:00 PM Sunday, September 23.
 
Local Streets -  Closed in Whole or in 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.

New Jersey Turnpike Authority Traffic Advisories

AAA - 9/14/2018 10:32:00 AM

For the weekend of 9/14/2018:
Newark Bay Bridge (Interchange 14-14C):

Eastbound Interchange 14-14B: Traffic will be reduced to one lane from 9P Friday to 5A Monday. This has been coordinated with the Bayonne Bridge, which will remain open during peak periods Saturday and Sunday. These closings are necessary to address high priority and emergent bridge deck repairs and resurfacing, which are required to maintain the eastbound roadway and shoulder lane. The eastbound shoulder lane will not be in use during this closure.
Westbound:  No closures scheduled.
 
Jersey City (Jersey Avenue - Interchange 14C) – From 8P Friday to 5A Monday, Interchange 14C will be reduced to two toll plaza lanes (normal configuration is 5 toll lanes).  Two travel lanes will be maintained for the entire duration of the weekend between Jersey Avenue and the Interchange 14C Toll Plaza.  These closings are scheduled to perform toll plaza pavement reconstruction and miscellaneous repairs in the westbound direction.
 
For the weekend of 9/21/2018:
Newark Bay Bridge (Interchange 14-14C):

Eastbound:  No closures scheduled.
Westbound:  No closures scheduled.
 
Jersey City (Jersey Avenue - Interchange 14C) – From 8P Friday to 5A Monday, Interchange 14C will be reduced to two toll plaza lanes (normal configuration is 5 toll lanes).  Two travel lanes will be maintained for the entire duration of the weekend between Jersey Avenue and the Interchange 14C Toll Plaza.  These closings are scheduled to perform toll plaza pavement reconstruction and miscellaneous repairs in the westbound direction.
 
For the weekend of 9/28/2018:
Newark Bay Bridge (Interchange 14-14C):
Eastbound:  No closures scheduled.
Westbound:  No closures scheduled.
 
Jersey City (Jersey Avenue - Interchange 14C) – From 8P Friday to 5A Monday, Interchange 14C will be reduced to two toll plaza lanes (normal configuration is 5 toll lanes).  Two travel lanes will be maintained for the entire duration of the weekend between Jersey Avenue and the Interchange 14C Toll Plaza.  These closings are scheduled to perform toll plaza pavement reconstruction and miscellaneous repairs in the westbound direction.
 
For the weekend of 10/5/2018:
Newark Bay Bridge (Interchange 14-14C):

Eastbound:  No closures scheduled.
Westbound:  Westbound Interchange 14C – 14A: Traffic will be reduced to one lane from 8P Friday to 5A Monday between milepost N5.7 – N3.3(Westbound Ramp to 14A). This work has been coordinated with westbound Pulaski Skyway, which will remain open during peak periods Saturday and Sunday. This closing is necessary to address high priority and emergent bridge deck repairs in the westbound travel lanes.
 
Jersey City (Jersey Avenue - Interchange 14C) – From 8P Friday to 5A Monday, Interchange 14C will be reduced to two toll plaza lanes (normal configuration is 5 toll lanes).  Two travel lanes will be maintained for the entire duration of the weekend between Jersey Avenue and the Interchange 14C Toll Plaza.  These closings are scheduled to perform toll plaza pavement reconstruction and miscellaneous repairs in the westbound direction.
 
For the weekend of 10/12/2018: Schedule to be determined based on weather 9/7-10/12.
 
For current traffic conditions:
Motorists can call 511 from any phone (Listen for the initial voice prompt and ask for traffic conditions. Motorists can ask for a specific Highway, City, or even a point of interest. Residents of Newark / Essex County and Kearny / Hudson County can monitor traffic conditions by accessing Turnpike webcams at http://www.njta.com/travel-resources/camera-list, and http://www.511nj.org/cameras.aspx.

Notice of Special Planning Board Meeting

Planning & Zoning Board - 9/13/2018 10:28:00 AM

Please be advised there will be a special meeting of the Planning Board on September 19, 2018 at 6 p.m.

City MD Ribbon-Cutting

AAA - 9/13/2018 10:28:00 AM

Ribbon-cutting ceremony for City MD Urgent Care: City officials joined employees of City MD Urgent Care for the opening ceremony at its Bayonne location.  City MD Urgent Care provides examinations, X-rays, prescriptions, and other medical services on a walk-in basis.  The Bayonne office is the medical chain’s 5,000th location. City MD has opened at 904 Bayonne Crossing Way in the Bayonne Crossing shopping center near East 22nd Street and Route 440.   City officials in the photo include Council Member At-Large Juan Perez, Mayor Jimmy Davis, Second Ward Council Member Sal Gullace, and Assistant Business Administrator Eugene Perry. 



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