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Attention Residents: Alternate Side Parking is Suspended Until Further Notice Here. Metered Parking Rules, However, Remain In Effect.

Mayor Fulop On The Passing Of Former Mayor Tony Cucci; "I know I speak for the entire city when I say that we extend our thoughts, prayers, and everlasting appreciation to the Cucci family for Mayor Cuuci's service to our city. He was a fellow Marine who loved Jersey City and loved this country. While encouraging me to run for mayor, he was also quick to point out what I could do better and for that I am thankful to have known him."

Mayor Fulop to Introduce 2015 Budget With No Tax Increase; Second Consecutive Year With Substantial Tax Base Growth as Fulop Administration Utilizes Smart, Responsible Fiscal Planning; Budget Reflects $57 Million in New Tax Ratables, Stabilizing Taxes While Improving Services & Adding Programming; Follows Tax Cut From Prior Year

Mayor Steven M. Fulop announced today that the administration will introduce to the City Council the 2015 budget with no tax increase and that for the second consecutive year the City’s tax base grew substantially as the administration continues to implement smart and responsible fiscal planning to keep taxes stable while also improving services and adding new programming.

The announcement follows the 2.13 percent tax decrease in 2014 - a rare accomplishment for cities in New Jersey - as part of the first Fulop administration budget.

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Make It Yours Jersey City & Respond To The Consolidated Plan Survey 

The City of Jersey City is preparing the five year Consolidated Plan for federal funds - HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME), Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA), Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) and Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) – that primarily serve low and moderate‐income residents and areas. The planning process to create the Consolidated Plan serves as the framework for a community‐wide dialogue to identify housing, economic, and community development priorities.
 These federal programs have limited funding. There is more need within our community than available funding. The City must determine how to use these funds to achieve the biggest public benefit and, Make It Yours. When you make your voice heard, you are helping City leaders prioritize spending.

Jersey City Make It Yours – Your Voice Counts! By completing the Consolidated Plan Community Needs Survey you provide input to help prioritize City needs over the next 5 years.

Mayor Fulop Wants Your Opinion, Jersey City!
Mayor Steven M. Fulop is asking residents for concrete feedback on how his administration is doing. All residents have been asked to fill out the quality of life survey they received in the mail or to do so here:   Quality of Life Survey 





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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 


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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.  

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