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Cooling Centers Open Today  

Cool off at our cooling centers open today to help residents beat the heat as weather forecast indicate potentially dangerously hot temperatures.  

Cooling Centers open 10am-6pm, July 20th & 21st:
Mary McLeod Bethune Community Center – 140 MLK Drive
Joseph Connors Senior Center – 28 Paterson Street 
 
 

Thursday, July 20th ONLY:  

Maureen Collier Senior Center – 335 Bergen Avenue  

We strongly encourage the elderly, disabled, and pregnant women and children to stay in the air conditioning throughout this heat. Our pools and sprinklers are also a great place to have some fun while keeping cool. Find pool and sprinkler locations here: http://jerseycitynj.gov/swimming/sprinklers/   

 

 Splash 

 

 

V5Tree Planting Application Spring 2017 

Click here to view the 2017 Spring Tree Planting Application.


 

 

 

No-Knock Ordinance 

In late 2016, Members of the Jersey City Municipal Council began holding numerous rounds of meetings with community leaders to develop a plan for a “No-Knock” ordinance, with the goal of creating a safe space for all Jersey City residents. Jersey City takes pride in its diversity and tolerance, a goal shared by all parties throughout the process. 

 

On March 8, 2017, the Jersey City Municipal Council unanimously approved Ordinance 17-022 to create a registry for residents who do not wish to receive door-to-door solicitation. The ordinance, which took effect on March 28, 2017, stipulates that anybody wishing to have their home added to the “No-Knock” registry submit their name and address to the City Clerk. This can be done by submitting the form found here 

 

To learn more, click here. 

V2 Mayor Fulop’s 2017 Budget with No Tax Increase 

For the 4th year in a row, the Fulop administration will introduce a budget with no tax increase. The 2017 budget holds taxes flat for a third consecutive year, following a 2.13 percent tax reduction in 2014. 

View the budget presentation here 

 

 V2 2017 State of the City Addresses  

For the transcript of Mayor Fulop's 2017 State of the City Address in Ward F, please click here.

 

For a video of Mayor Fulop's 2017 State of the City Address in Ward F, click here.

 

For the transcript of Mayor Fulop's 2017 State of the City Address in Ward C, click here 

For a video of Mayor Fulop's 2017 State of the City Address in Ward C, click here. 

 

For the transcript of Mayor Fulop's 2017 State of the City Address in Ward D, please click here 

 

For a video of Mayor Fulop's 2017 State of the City Address in Ward D, click here. 

 

For the transcript of Mayor Fulop's 2017 State of the City Address in Ward E, click here

 

For a video of Mayor Fulop's 2017 State of the City Address in Ward E, click here.

 

For the transcript of Mayor Fulop's 2017 State of the City Address in Ward A, click here. 

 

For a video of Mayor Fulop's 2017 State of the City Address in Ward A, click here. 

 

For a video of Mayor Fulop's 2017 State of the City Address in Ward B, click here 

 

For the transcript of Mayor Fulop's 2017 State of the City Address in Ward B, click here 

 

  

Follow @JCParking on Twitter for daily updates.  

  

To reach The Jersey City Parking Enforcement, please call 

201-547-5538 and follow the phone prompts. 

 

  

V2 2016 State of the City Address   

Read Mayor Fulop's 2016 State of the City Address.   Click here to view .   

  

 V4 Citizen Advisory Review Board  

Anyone interested in being a member of the Public Safety Citizen Advisory Review Board can send a letter of interest and resume to dps@njjcps.org 

Meetings are held the first Tuesday of every month. For location info, please call (201) 547-4239.   

 

V3Affordable Housing Navigator  

The Jersey City has just launched a new Affordable Housing Navigator to provide more information on affordable housing options in Jersey City.  Click here to view    


 

Jersey City Ward Map  

Ward Map 

 

Click here to Sign Up for Emergency Alerts  

 

Consumer Confidence Report 

 The Jersey City Municipal Utilities Authority is releasing its annual Consumer Confidence Report containing important information about your drinking water.  Water samples are regularly tested to ensure your water meets all safety standards.  Click here to learn more about your water quality information.    

 Drinking Water 

 

NJTPA Transportation Plan  

Transportation is key for our residents. So help us, help you! The NJ Transportation Planning Authority is seeking your input as they work on creating a 13-county, $1 billion regional transportation plan for the next 25 years. Where do you want to see improvements?  Take the NJTPA survey to help update the long range transportation plan, Plan 2045: Connecting North Jersey. Visit www.njtpa.org/Plan2045 for the survey and a list of outreach events.
 

NJTPA
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New Fitness Class at the Bethune Center  

  

The Bethune Center is now offering a new fitness class on Fridays from 5pm to 6pm.

 Wanita Moses 

 

Body builder Wanita Moses brings her unique brand of fitness training to the Bethune Center. She combines physical exercise and motivational speaking to strengthen the mind, body, and spirit. This program is free to the public.

 

SciTech Scity 

 

 The $280 million SciTech Scity Liberty Science Center Expansion project will be developed by the Science Center in conjunction with the city, and will feature a biotech lab, a coding lab, a technology business incubator and a K-12 STEM-focused public school. This is a transformative project, and one that will establish Jersey City as the home of the region’s premier innovation destination, as well as educate the next generation of students as leaders in the fields of science and technology.  Read more here

 

  

SciTech Scity Rendering    


 

V6 Resiliency Plan 

The City is improving community resiliency through the creation of several new planning documents. The first three of these – the Resiliency Master Plan, Adaptation Master Plan, and Urban Environmental Green Infrastructure Design Plan - were recently adopted by the Jersey City Planning Board.  

Read more about the project here  

   

V6 Exchange Place Special Improvement District  

View information about the new Exchange Place Special Improvement District (EPASID).

 
 

 V7 Recycling Containers   

The Department of Public Works will be providing recycling containers to one and two-family homeowners in an effort to increase recycling citywide.  

   

Eligible recipients will receive one (1) round recycling bin for co-mingled recyclables and one (1) square bin for paper and cardboard recyclables.  

   

Containers can be obtained starting May 9th, Monday through Friday between 2pm and 7pm while supplies last at:   

   

Resident Response Center       

280 Grove Street, Rm. 106  

Jersey City, NJ 07302  

   

Department of Health & Human Services  

199 Summit Ave - Suite E1  

Wednesday 10am-3pm   


Pershing Field Ice Rink   
 

201 Central Ave   

Mon – Fri   

9am – 3:30pm   

   

Mary McLeod Bethune Community Center  

140 Martin Luther King Drive  

Monday thru Fri 8:30am – 7:30pm.    

Saturday 8:30am – 2pm   

For more information, click here   


 

JC Employment and Training Program   

 

 

Find out about today’s events, meetings, street closings and more.


Use this area of our site to lookup and pay property taxes, pay parking tickets. You can also download forms and documents from this site.  More... 

Making A Film? Everything you
 need is online at FilmJC!

FilmJC is responsible for permitting and oversight
of film and TV production in Jersey City.
Go to filmJC

Simply fill in your information, upload forms
and pay for your permit online. Jersey City
is one of a handful of cities in the country
that have automated permit systems.

 
JC Sues Port Authority For $400 Million In Missed Payments 

Mayor Steven M. Fulop has announced that the city will
file suit against the Port Authority of New York and New
Jersey for $400 million for missed tax payments and
undue economic harm caused to the taxpayers of
Jersey City by the bi-state transportation agency

Read more. 

View or download Presentation here 
  

 

Have Questions About Citizenship
& Immigration? Check Out The 
Office Of Welcoming Communities


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Report a problem Jersey City Connect: 

See Click Fix JC



Check out today's Jersey City events:
 

 Jersey City Office of Cultural Affairs
 

Learn more about upcoming Jersey City Public Meetings:  

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Want To Know What Ordinance Your Municode Logo 90
 
Neighbor's Blasting Music Falls Under?
Look No Further, My Friend, The
Municipal Code Has The Answers!
The Jersey City Municipal Code (Code) is a
compilation of local laws and legislation
 adopted by the governing body of the City.

Over the long course of Jersey City’s history, the Code
has required constant updates, which are currently being
done by the Municipal Code Corporation.

Extremely user friendly, the Code is organized alphabetically by
subject & outlines the duties and responsibilities of all those who
live, work, visit, conduct business and/or provide services
 in Jersey City. The noise ordinance, btw,  is #222
on the Hit Parade! 

Check Out JC Recreation's Line-Up Of 
Activities For Young & Old Alike. 
 

   Go To JC Rec  


 

 

City of Jersey City Public Services Notices 
• View or Download The JCIA Guide To E-Waste
 Download The JCIA Waiver For Graffiti Removal
Renters Know Your Rights! Bedbug Ordinance 
• Attention Dog Owners! 2015 License renewal! 
• View Journal Square 2060 Master Plan 
•  Zone Permit Parking Application 

• English/Español Rules: Safe Cycling Etiquette 

 Senior Farmers Market Voucher Application 
•  Check On Your Construction Permits Here  

 




Abandoned Properties List Published,
Placing Delinquent Owners On Notice!
The city’s worst abandoned properties are now on
public record! Lists of vacant buildings are now published
in the newspaper in an effort to place pressure on owners
to improve properties which are currently a blight to
their neighborhoods.

 Download Public Officers Abandoned Buildings List
 

Has Your Property Been The Victim Of Graffiti?
Historic House Vandalized buttonThe JCIA Can Help Homeowners
Remove Tags & Repaint!
If private property has been
tagged or disfigured by graffiti,
the JCIA will any repair
the damage. Just sign & send
 in the waiver
& provide the paint,
if the building needs to be
power washed. Note: Take photos of
the tags & send them to local police
 with the date & time the vandals struck. If the 
culprits are caught,  they could be charged
with other vandalism.  

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