Mayor Smith, Senator Menendez and Congressman Sires Join Other Officials for Fire Station Ground-Breaking Ceremon

Bayonne Mayor Mark A. Smith joined U.S. Senator Robert Menendez, Congressman Albio Sires, and other officials at a ground-breaking ceremony today for a new fire station on Bayonne’s East Side. The new firehouse is being constructed with $3.56 million in funding from President Barack Obama’s economic recovery legislation. The building will rise near Route 440 […]

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Midtown Community School Hosts Kickoff Event for National Anti-Bullying Campaign

Mayor Mark A. Smith announced that Midtown Community School hosted the kickoff event for the first-ever national educational anti-bullying program geared for kids in grades Pre-K to 3. The program is entitled Captain McFinn SHARK Patrol. SHARK stands for Students Help Achieve Respect and Kindness. For the kickoff event on October 18 in the Midtown […]

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City of Bayonne Prevails in Case About Former Parking Authority Director

Mayor Mark A. Smith announced that the City of Bayonne prevailed in a case recently involving a former executive director of the defunct Bayonne Parking Authority. The former executive director, Peter Hillburn, and former Parking Authority employee Felicia Ryan, sued the Parking Authority, former Mayor Joseph V. Doria, Jr., Peter Cresci, and the City of […]

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City of Bayonne Wins in Trial of Fall-Down Case

Continuing the Administration’s policy of defending against frivolous lawsuits, Mayor Mark A. Smith announced that the City of Bayonne was victorious in a recent jury trial involving a fall-down case. The suit involved allegations brought by a woman who said that she fell down at 22nd Street and Broadway in 2008. The plaintiff’s attorney claimed […]

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