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Change in meeting time for July 17, 2014 Regular Meeting of the Mayor and Council

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the starting time for the Thursday, July 17, 2014 Regular Meeting of the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Fort Lee has been changed from 8:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

The Regular Meeting will be held at the Memorial Municipal Building, 309 Main Street, Council Chambers, Fort Lee, New Jersey 07024. The public hearings scheduled for July 17, 2014 are listed below as follows:

PUBLIC HEARINGS
Ord. #2014-28--Amending Chapter 90, Section 2, Police Department Formation and Rank
Ord. #2014-24--Amending Salary Ordinance #2013-15 for White Collar Employees for Various Full Time Personnel in the Fire Prevention Bureau
Ord. #2014-25--Amending Salary Ordinance #2013-12 for Department Heads for 2013-2016 - Fire Official/Fire Protection Sub-Code Official/Safety Officer
Ord. #2014-26--Amending Bond Ordinance 2013-25 for Furnishings for Previous Acquisition of Property at 1363-1365 Inwood Terrace - Supplemental Appropriation of $50,000.00 and Authorizing the Issuance of $47,500.00 Bond or Notes
Ord. #2014-27--Amending Chapter 388, Section 57, Schedule XIII, Establishing a Mid-Block Bus Stop, on Route US9W Northbound Between Washington Avenue and Irving Avenue (Englewood Cliffs)
Ord. #2014-29--Bond Ordinance for Main Street Force Main Project and Streetscape Revitalization Project - Appropriating $3,200,000 and Authorizing the Issuance of $3,040,000 Bonds or Notes

An official agenda for this meeting will be made available to the public in the Office of the Borough Clerk on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.

Neil Grant
Borough Clerk
July 3, 2014

Borough Hall

Notice of Special Meeting of Mayor & Council on July 10, 2014

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a Special Meeting of the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Fort Lee will be held on Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. in Executive Conference Room #201, Memorial Municipal Building, 309 Main Street, Fort Lee, New Jersey. The expected ending time of the special meeting is no later than 7:00 p.m. at which time the regularly scheduled executive session meeting of the Mayor and Council will commence.

The agenda of the special meeting to the extent presently known, is as follows:

  • Rent Leveling Discussion (Rent Control)

It is expected that no formal action will be taken at this meeting.

Neil Grant
Borough Clerk
June 26, 2014

Borough Hall

EVALUATION REPORT: Request for Proposals for the Provision of Debt Collection Services

Posted 6/17/14 2:53 PM:

EVALUATION REPORT
Request for Proposals for the Provision of Debt Collection Services for the Borough of Fort Lee Municipal Court, County of Bergen, State of New Jersey

Prepared for: Borough of Fort Lee
By: Borough of Fort Lee Evaluation Team
Dated: June 16, 2014

2014 Farmer's Market

Fort Lee Farmer's Market 2014

The Fort Lee Farmer's Market season opens Sunday, June 29th at the plaza of the Jack Alter Fort Lee Community Center. The market is open every Sunday from June 29th through November 23rd from 8 AM to 2 PM in the plaza of the Community Center. Among the vendors are Stone Point Farms, Vesco Foods, Mortgage Apple Cakes, Johnny Cookies, and the Callahan's Food Truck.

For further info, call the Fort Lee Office of Cultural & Heritage Affairs at (201) 693-2763.

2014 Shakespeare in the Park

Shakespeare in the Park 2014

The Fort Lee Office of Cultural & Heritage Affairs announces the annual Fort Lee Shakespeare in the Park program. This program by the Hudson Shakespeare Company is free to the public and takes place at Fort Lee's Monument Park at 1588 Palisade Avenue adjacent to the Fort Lee Museum.  Programs start at 7:30 PM. Seating is limited so please bring a blanket or lawn chair.

Program Schedule:

Tuesday, June 17th and 24th:
TWELFTH NIGHT

Tuesday, July 15th and 22nd:
CYMBELINE

Tuesday, August 12th and 19th:
PERICLES

For further info call the Fort Lee Office of Cultural & Heritage Affairs at (201) 693-2763.

Relocation of Office of Cultural & Heritage Affairs and the Fort Lee Film Commission

Effective or about July 1, 2014, the Office of Cultural & Heritage Affairs and the Fort Lee Film Commission are relocating their offices to 1363 Inwood Terrace (next to the Community Center). All telephone numbers and e-mail addresses will remain the same.

Phone: 201-592-3500 x1205

Relocation of Department of Human Services

Effective or about July 1, 2014, the Department of Human Services is relocating its offices to 1501 8th Street (the former Recreation Office at the bottom of Stillwell Avenue). All telephone numbers and e-mail addresses will remain the same.

Phone: 201-592-3500 x1511
Fax: 201-585-1923

Borough Hall

Change of meeting location - Board of Adjustment and Planning Board

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the meeting location for regular public meetings of the Board of Adjustment and Planning Board will return to Council Chambers, Municipal Building, 309 Main Street, Fort Lee, New Jersey effective immediately. A schedule of regular public meetings is listed on the Borough website. Meetings will no longer be held at the Jack Alter Community Center.

Fort Lee Board of Adjustment, Doug Sugarman, Chairman
Fort Lee Planning Board, Herbert Greenberg, Chairman
Barbara B. Klein, Planning Administrator

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Cancellation of Planning Board meeting scheduled for June 16, 2014

PLEASE BE ADVISED that the regular public meeting of the Fort Lee Planning Board scheduled for Monday, June 16, 2014 at 7:30 P.M. is being canceled due to lack of agenda.

The next regular public meeting is scheduled for Monday, July 14, 2014 at 7:30 P.M. All meetings are held in Council Chambers, Fort Lee Municipal Building, 309 Main St., Fort Lee, New Jersey.

2014 Summer Concert Calendar

2014 Summer Concert Calendar

2014 Summer Concert Calendar, beginning July 5.

2014 Sounds of Summer

2014 Sounds of Summer Wednesday night summer concert series

2014 Sounds of Summer concert series, Wednesday nights at 7:30 p.m. beginning July 9.

blood pressure testing

Annual Health Fair - Saturday, October 11, 2014

The Fort Lee Health Department's 18th annual Health Fair will be held on Saturday, October 11, 2014, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., at the Jack Alter Fort Lee Community Center, 1355 Inwood Terrace.

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Movies & Music Under the Stars

Movies & Music Under the Stars 2014 schedule

Join us at our Fort Lee Film Commission 2014 Movies & Music Under the Stars programs each Saturday night from July 5th through September 6th at the outdoor stage / green of the Jack Alter Fort Lee Community Center at 1355 Inwood Terrace in Fort Lee, NJ - admission free! Live music from 7-8:30 PM and movies screen at sunset. Bring blankets and / or lawn chairs. For further info visit www.fortleefilm.org or call the Fort Lee Film Commission at (201) 693-2763.

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swimming

Fort Lee residents can now join the Palisades Park Swim Club

Mayor Mark Sokolich and the Borough of Fort Lee Council are pleased to announce that our residents can now become a member of the Palisades Park Swim Club.

Through a collaborative effort with the Mayor of Palisades Park, James Rotundo, and the Palisades Park Council, we were able to enter into a shared services agreement which will enable Fort Lee residents to join the Swim Club, and pay the resident fee.

Applications are available at the Jack Alter Community Center, the Borough Clerk's Office, or downloadable from this site.

Should you require additional information, feel free to contact the Mayor's office at 201-592-3500 extension 1500.

Barrymore Exhibit

Salute to Coytesville and the Barrymore Family

The Fort Lee Historical Society presents its new exhibit on the famous Barrymore acting family and the Fort Lee neighborhood they lived in, Coytesville.

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Gallery Jack Alter Community Center Sign Dedication

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