As we all know, Tuesday, November 3rd is Election Day. If you live in Bayonne and haven’t cast your Mail-In-Ballot yet, and you prefer to do so in person, the Hudson County Clerk’s Office has announced special, in-person polling places in the Peninsula City for Election Day.
Details are provided in the following press release:
City of Bayonne: What’s In Effect on Election Day, Tuesday, November 3, 2020
City Hall remains closed to the general public. Election Day, Tuesday, November 3, is a holiday for most City employees. However, the City Clerk’s Office staff will report to work for purposes of election administration. Most New Jerseyans will not be voting in person at polling places this year. However, you may return your vote-by-mail ballot at a special polling place on Election Day. If you report to a polling place and do not have a ballot with you, you will be provided with a provisional paper ballot. Accommodations will be made for certain disabled people to use an accessible voting device. No voting machines will be available for non-disabled voters.
The Hudson County Clerk has announced special in-person polling locations in Bayonne for Election Day. Please note that the addresses listed below may not include your usual voting location, due to special arrangements made for Election 2020. Polling places will be open from 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Election Day.
The locations are shown by ward.
Ward 1: Community Room, 159 West 2nd Street: Districts 1,2,8, and 9.
Mary J. Donohoe School, Public School #4, 3 East 5th Street: Districts 3,4,5,6, and 7.
Bayonne Community Museum, 229 Broadway: Districts 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, and 16.
Ward 2: Catholic War Veterans, 18 West 23rd Street: Districts 1,2,3, 4, 10, and 14.
Community Room, 24 East 21st Street: Districts 15 and 16.
Community Room, 535 Avenue A: District 5.
Bayonne High School, 669 Avenue A, 30th Street Lobby: Districts 6,7,8, and 9.
Lincoln School, Public School #5, 202 Prospect Avenue: Districts 11, 12, and 13.
Ward 3: Fire Museum, 10 West 4th Street: Districts 1, 7, and 8.
Bayonne Public Library, 697 Avenue C: Districts 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, and 19.
Woodrow Wilson School Gym, 101 West 56th Street: Districts 2,3,4, 5, 6, 9, and 10.
We encourage people to deposit their completed ballots in the secure election drop box in front of City Hall by 8:00 p.m. on Election Day, Tuesday night, November 3.
Virtual court sessions of Bayonne Municipal Court will not take place. Regular garbage pick-ups will take place on Broadway. Scrap metal recycling will take place throughout Bayonne for those who have made advance reservations by calling 201-858-6099. Curbside recycling pick-ups of electronics will not take place on Election Day. Anyone with electronics to recycle should make an appointment with the Public Works Department for pick-up on another day by calling 201-858-6099.
The Public Library will be open, because it serves as a polling place. The Constable Hook Recycling Drop-Off Site will be closed.
Street-sweeping and alternate side of the street parking will be suspended. Parking meters, parking pay stations, and residential permit parking regulations will not be enforced for the day.
Any municipal offices and services closed or suspended on Tuesday will be back in operation on Wednesday, November 4.
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