Stay Infomed! Join The JC Email List     2014 11 18 Official Twitter Bird logo 23.19  

Sign up for Emergency Alerts Here 

swift911 register graphic


Follow @JCParking on Twitter for daily updates.

Proposed Formula Business Regulation Changes 
Click here to view the report. 


Mayor Fulop Announces Building Department to Open on Saturdays for Residents and Small Businesses Owners!
The Building Department will now offer Saturday hours as part of a 30-day pilot program as the Fulop Administration continues to expand services for residents and small business owners. Jersey City is currently the only large city in New Jersey as well as the only municipality in Hudson County offering Saturday Building Department hours. 

“We know not all of our residents can conduct business during regular hours, which is why we added evenings and now Saturday Building Department hours,” said Mayor Fulop. “One of our goals has been to make government work for the residents, and that means providing the services and programs in the times and places that people need them.”

The office will be open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays beginning this Saturday, April 18, 2015. If demand is consistently high for the weekend hours, the Saturday Building Department pilot – which makes the process easier for residents and also encourages building that supports the local economy – may be expanded to include inspections and other in-field services.Read More

Mayor Fulop Announces DPW Fills More Than 7,500 Potholes in 5 Weeks
The Department of Public Works has filled more than  –7,500 potholes - more than 4.5 times as many as last year – during a five-week period using an aggressive pothole repair plan that coordinated three agencies to improving response times to fill potholes more quickly and efficiently.

“We understand that residents don’t want to wait for potholes to be repaired after the winter so we deployed an aggressive plan to eliminate potholes citywide and to do it quickly and efficiently,” said Mayor Fulop. “By adding personnel and resources from the MUA and the JCIA, we were able to cover more ground and quadruple the number filled in significantly less time without adding costs.”

Pothole crews were deployed beginning March 10th and in the five weeks since have filled 7,568 potholes citywide. The RRC also worked hand-in-hand with the Department of Public Works to ensure that resident complaints were completed with 597 of the 630 potholes that were reported between January 1, 2015 and April 10, 2015 filled. The remaining potholes to be filled will be completed this week, weather permitting.

To report a pothole, residents should call the RRC at 201-547-4900 and fill out the online request form. Read More.

Mayor Fulop Announces Spring Recreation Calendar
Mayor Steven M. Fulop and the Department of Recreation have introduced the spring calendar for all youth, adults and seniors throughout Jersey City.  Expanded Recreation Department offerings, include; lacrosse, boxing, soccer, football, tennis, track, fishing, adult yoga, senior indoor fitness, golf, open swim and water aerobics. All of the programs, like the many others, are a reflection of the Fulop administration’s goal to create a diverse offering of activities for all residents

For more information, please contact the Department of Recreation at 201-547-5003. 


Mayor Fulop Introduces 2015 Municipal Budget 
The 2015 Calendar Year Budget has been introduced by the administration with no property tax increase as we continue to expand our tax base, consolidate services, and promote economic policies that stimulate growth. We are keeping taxes stable this year following last year’s property tax reduction of 2.13 percent – a rare accomplishment for New Jersey municipalities.

Click here to read more.






View or Download Flyer here

  View or Download Image
View or Download here



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... 

 Sign up for email alerts 

 Email Alerts 


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 Diveristy & Inclusion

Go To The Office Of Diversity & Inclusion

Got A Problem? Let The Resident Response Center Know!
Click On The Graphic Below

 Go To The R.R.C. Page Here!

Look What's Going On Around Town
Cultural Affairs, Recreation Department
and Public Meetings brought to you by
the City of Jersey City! 

Click The Logo & Go!
Click & See Cultural Affairs Events For This Month Here!See Calendar!Click & See This Month's Public Meetings Here!




Need To Drop Those Winter Pounds? Check Out JC Recreation's Line-Up Of Activities For Young & Old Alike.  

Check Out Their New Newsletter Too
Go To JC Rec  







 Check Out The Latest Cultural Affairs Newsletter

     2014 12 19 Newsletter Vol 1 Iss 13 Button




Want To Know What Ordinance Your Municode Logo 90Neighbor'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, by the way,  is #222 on the Hit Parade! 

Need Recreation Permits or Applications? Download
Them Here!

  • Ice Rink School Field Trip Reservation Form  
  • Facility/Field Permit Application   
  • Showmobile/Stage Application  
  • Aquatics/Pool Request Application 
  • Van/Bus Request Form  
  • 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.  

    ©2007 City of Jersey City. All rights reserved. Privacy Policy
    photo credits
    Site by Oho