Groundbreaking Ceremony for Paulanto Dentistry

AAA - 8/17/2017 4:10:00 PM

Local professionals, clergy, and City officials joined together for a ground-breaking ceremony for Paulanto Dentistry at 189-195 Avenue E.

Pictured from left to right: Anthony Dimitrey, Angele Dimitrey, Fr. Antonious (St. Abanoub Coptic Orthodox Church-Bayonne), Paul Dimitrey, Amil Dimitrey, Bishop Karas (Coptic Orthodox Archdiocese of North America), Mayor Jimmy Davis, City Council President Sharon Ashe-Nadrowski, Council Member At-Large Juan Perez, Third Ward Council Member Gary LaPelusa, and Second Ward Council Member Sal Gullace.

Architect’s Rendering:  DAL Design Group prepared the plans for the future home of Paulanto Dentistry at 189-195 Avenue E.

Statement of Mayor Jimmy Davis about the Solar Eclipse:

Administration - 8/16/2017 3:18:00 PM

“A solar eclipse will take place on Monday, August 21, 2017.  Anyone who plans to view the eclipse must take special safety precautions, in order to avoid serious eye damage.  The Bayonne Office of Emergency Management (OEM) has offered a set of tips that everyone must follow to have a safe and enjoyable eclipse experience.”

For a complete list of safety tips, please visit the Bayonne OEM Facebook page.  Here is the link:

Turnpike 14A Construction Update - 8/15/2017

Administration - 8/15/2017 3:27:00 PM

Mayor Jimmy Davis announced that the New Jersey Turnpike Authority and its contractors have provided the City of Bayonne with updated information about construction in and around the Turnpike’s 14 A interchange. 

In the toll plaza itself, renovation work continues at the existing toll plaza building. 

On the ramps between the toll plaza and the Hudson County Extension, asphalt paving is ongoing.  During the evening of Friday, August 18, resurfacing will be performed on the ramp from the westbound Hudson County Extension to the toll plaza.  Minor traffic impacts are expected.

At the northern end of Avenue E by the new roundabout, new roadway construction and new bridge construction are continuing.  Through August 25, the portion of northbound Avenue E from 52nd Street to the toll plaza has been reduced to one travel lane to accommodate new road construction. 

Bridge deck construction is continuing on the connector bridge from the toll plaza to Port Jersey Boulevard.

At the Route 440 and Pulaski Street intersection, jughandle ramp construction is continuing.  Retaining wall construction is also progressing. 

In the ramp area east of Route 440, new roadway construction is continuing on Chosin Few Way.  Road construction will also continue on the new connector ramps.

Concert in the Park on August 23 Will Feature The Nerds

Recreation - 8/15/2017 3:27:00 PM

Mayor Jimmy Davis announced that the City of Bayonne will present a Summer Sounds by the Bay concert on Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at 7:00 p.m., weather permitting.  It's pure over-the-top entertainment when The Nerds come to Bayonne, bringing the sand and boardwalk atmosphere! Playing the hits of classic rock and roll, The Nerds deliver an exciting, edgy and totally fun show. Break your glasses, fix them with a band aid and come out to enjoy New Jersey's zaniest bunch of cover rock stars - The Nerds!

The concert will be held at the amphitheater on the lower level of DiDomenico-16th Street Park, which is located between Avenue A and Newark Bay.

The Summer Sounds by the Bay concerts are sponsored by BCB Community Bank, Inserra Shop-Rite, Yellow Cab, Ken’s Marine, RWJ Barnabas Health, Carepoint Health, Bayonne Chamber of Commerce, and Suez Water.  The City of Bayonne thanks all of this year’s sponsors, and would welcome additional sponsors for the concert series and other future events.

Crowd sizes will vary from one concert to another. At each performance, the City of Bayonne will provide a number of chairs free of charge, which may or may not offer enough seating for the entire audience. The City of Bayonne encourages people who want guaranteed seating to bring their own lawn chairs.

Vendors will be present on the lower level of DiDomenico-16th Street Park on concert nights.  They will offer various food items and refreshments for sale to the public.

On concert days, in the event of inclement weather, please call 201-471-7590, or visit, or view the City of Bayonne’s Facebook page to check on the status of that night’s concert.  In the event of rained-out concerts, the City of Bayonne would make every effort to reschedule the musical acts for later dates. Any rescheduled concerts would be announced as soon as circumstances might permit.

Division of Recreation Announces Registration for the 2017 Co-Ed Soccer League!

Recreation - 8/9/2017 10:12:00 AM

Mayor James Davis has announced that the Recreation Division has begun registration for its Co-Ed Adult Soccer League.

You must be 18 years and older to participate in the league.

Rosters may be submitted any weekday at City Hall Room 13, from 8:30am to 4:30pm. Rosters should be complete with name, address, telephone number, and date of birth of all players.
THE FEE FOR THE ADULT CO-ED SOCCER LEAGUE IS $300.00/team. The fees collected will go towards the costs of running the program. The fee is non-refundable.

All games will be played on Saturday & Sunday Mornings at 16th St. Park. Game times are 10am, 11am, & 12pm. Times may be subject to change.

Teams must have at least 4 men and 3 women on the field per team at all times. The maximum number of players on the field per team is 9 with at least 3 women on the field at all times.
Before submitting your roster, please make sure team will be able to participate. Forfeits are disruptive to the league and are frustrating to those ready to play.

Deadline for rosters, waivers and league fees is Friday, September 8, 2017.

The League will tentatively begin on Saturday, September 16, 2017.

Any questions, call Pete Amadeo at (201) 858-6129 or email BAYONNEREC@AOL.COM.

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