Mayor Jimmy Davis advised Bayonne residents to prepare for the major snowstorm that is expected on Wednesday, December 16, and Thursday, December 17.  Heavy winds and significant snowfall are expected.

In order to keep Broadway clear, no parking will be allowed on the East side of Broadway from 5th Street to 48th Street from 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 16, through 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 17.


Please observe the No Parking signs that will be posted in front of City Hall and Shop Rite on Avenue C.  No parking will be allowed in front of City Hall or Shop Rite from 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, December 16, through 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 17.   Shop Rite is located on the West side of Avenue C between 25th Street and 26th Street.  City Hall is located on the East side of Avenue C between 2th Street and 28th Street.   

For residents who have recycling pick-ups on Wednesday morning, please put your recyclables out on Tuesday night, December 15, because the recycling trucks will be coming to Bayonne around 3:00 a.m. on Wednesday morning.  The recycling schedule for Thursday, December 17, will be announced on Wednesday

For safety reasons, City officials are asking businesses and residents who have fire hydrants in front of their buildings to shovel around the hydrants to keep them clear of snow.

If the heavy winds knock down electric lines on your street, do not touch the wires.  Please report the locations of downed power lines to the City of Bayonne by calling 9-1-1.


Parking in Board of Education schoolyards will not be allowed until those yards have been cleared of snow.  An announcement will be made when parking in the schoolyards is available. Please do not try to park in unplowed schoolyards.

These are the City of Bayonne’s guidelines for parking and driving in snowy weather:

Please do not drive unless absolutely necessary. If you must drive, drive slowly. Watch out for children and other vehicles.