Hurricane Update Message from Mayor Mark A. Smith, Thursday, November 8, 2012

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has established a public information center at the Bayonne Community Museum, 229 Broadway (at 9th Street), to assist with applications for FEMA assistance and provide information on the FEMA claims process. FEMA representatives will be there from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily, including Saturday and Sunday. Residents will […]

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Mayor Smith and Assemblyman O’Donnell Announce Availability of Business Assistance Services

Bayonne Mayor Mark A. Smith and Assemblyman Jason O’Donnell announced that business assistance services are available for those affected by the storm. Services available include financial support, information on temporary space, and technical assistance for impacted businesses. Information for all services is available from New Jersey’s Business Action Center (BAC) by calling 1-866-534-7789, or by […]

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Message From Mayor Mark A. Smith (November 7, 2012)

Power has been restored to most of the city but we continue to press PSEG to complete the restoration. If your home is still out, please advise our emergency operations center at 201-858-7183 or 201-858-7184. A second storm is expected to hit the region tonight and a high wind warning has been issued. The possibility […]

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Disaster Assistance From the Small Business Administration

Individuals who rent or own a home, business, or own a small agricultural cooperative located in a declared disaster area, and are victims of a disaster, may be eligible for financial assistance from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). The application filing deadlines are: Physical Damage: December 31, 2012 Economic Injury: July 31, 2013 What […]

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