DHSS Recommends Health Precautions Due to Today’s Excessive Heat

With the heat index soaring to 110 degrees today, the Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) urges the elderly, disabled and those with chronic medical conditions to drink plenty of water and visit senior or cooling centers if they do not have air conditioning. “These are dangerous weather conditions that can cause heat stroke […]

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Smith Appoints Iris Delgado Trustee of Bayonne Board of Education

Mayor Mark A. Smith has appointed Iris M. Delgado as a Trustee of the Bayonne Board of Education. She replaces Matthew Klimansky, who resigned recently. Delgado, a self-employed businesswoman, owns IMD, a consulting firm. She has been working and organizing community outreach programs in New Jersey since 2008. Delgado is the first Hispanic woman to […]

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New Procedure for Recycling Refrigerators and Freezers

Public Works Director Gary Chmielewski advised Bayonne residents that a new procedure for recycling freezers and refrigerators has gone into effect this summer in northern New Jersey. In order to have one of these appliances picked up for recycling from a residential address, you must call 1-877-270-3520 or sign up on-line. To see available dates […]

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Reminder: Pay Stations Have Replaced Parking Meters on Broadway Between 22nd and 23rd Streets

The Bayonne Parking Authority reminded motorists that it has replaced parking meters with pay stations on both sides of Broadway between 22nd and 23rd Streets. Last month, the Parking Authority announced that it would try out pay stations with a pay-and-display system for a three-month period. There are two reasons for trying out the pay […]

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Two Street-Paving Projects to Start

Mayor Mark A. Smith announced that the City of Bayonne’s 2011 street-paving program will begin in August. A starting date will be announced. The paving contractor, Tilcon New York, Inc., will also resurface streets remaining from 2010. Mayor Smith said, “This summer’s paving activities will improve streets in several neighborhoods of our community. All of […]

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Bayonne Cooling Centers to Be Open on Saturday, July 23

Mayor Mark A. Smith and Municipal Services Director Joseph A. Waks announced that Bayonne’s three cooling centers will be open on Saturday, July 23, due to the severe heat. The cooling centers will be open on July 23 from 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. The cooling centers will allow people who do not have air […]

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Concert by All-Star Big Band and Senior Orchestra Set for July 27

Mayor Mark A. Smith, Municipal Services Director Joseph A. Waks, and Recreation Supervisor Pete Amadeo announced that two musical groups, the Bayonne Senior Orchestra and the North Jersey All-Star Big Band, will perform in the City of Bayonne’s Summer Sounds by the Bay concert series on Wednesday, July 27, weather permitting. The concert site is […]

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Free Girls’ Basketbal Clinic

Mayor Mark A. Smith and the Director of Municipal Services, Joe Waks, have announced that the Recreation Division will hold a FREE girls’ basketball clinic, on Wednesday, August 3rd, at the DiDomenico-16th St. Park Basketball Courts, from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30p.m. Former Montclair St. University basketball star and current Athletic Director at NJCU, Alice DeFazio, […]

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