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Request for Qualifications 2018

The Borough of Fort Lee (the “Borough”) is soliciting Qualification Statements from interested persons and/or firms for the provision of the services listed below.

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Cancellation of October 19, 2017 Mayor & Council Work Session

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Thursday, October 19, 2017 Work Session of the Fort Lee Mayor and Council has been cancelled due to a lack of an agenda. The next regularly scheduled work session meeting of the Mayor and Council will be held on Thursday, November 2, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. in the 2nd Floor Conference Room, Memorial Municipal Building, 309 Main Street, Fort Lee, New Jersey. A copy of the agenda for the November 2nd meeting will be made available to the public on Wednesday, November 1st by 12:00 noon.

Change in starting time for October 12, 2017 Mayor & Council Regular Session

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the starting time for the Thursday, October 12, 2017 Regular Session Meeting of the Mayor and Council has been changed from 8:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. An agenda for the regular session meeting will be available in the Borough Clerk’s Office on Wednesday, October 11th at 12:00 Noon.

Free rabies vaccine vouchers & on-site pet licensing on Saturday, October 28, 2017

The Fort Lee Health Department will be on-site at "Paws In The Park", at the Fort Lee Dog Park (519 Stillwell Avenue), on October 28th from 11am-3pm handing out free rabies vaccine vouchers. The rabies vaccine will be not be administered on-site, but by appointment only at Fort Lee’s Red Roof Animal Hospital at no charge. Voucher expires 2 weeks after event, and can be used Mon-Fri (by appt only).

Pet registration and licensing forms will also be available. Pet licensing: $10 for neutered dogs, $13 for un-neutered; $4 for neutered cats, $7 for un-neutered. For the safety of your pets, all dogs must be leashed and all cats either leashed or placed in pet carriers. Pet license is valid for the calendar year and must be renewed annually.

Questions? Call 201-592-3500 x-1108 Mon-Fri 8:30am-4pm

Historic & Environmental Hike

Historic and Environmental Hike through Fort Lee - Sunday, November 19, 2017

The Fort Lee Historic Preservation Commission and the Fort Lee Environmental Committee will sponsor a historic / environmental hike through Fort Lee on Sunday, November 19th at noon at the Fort Lee Historic Park off Hudson Terrace - parking on site. Historic Preservation Commission Chair Tom Meyers and Fort Lee Environmental Committee liaison Councilperson Ila Kasofsky will lead the hike which will start at the Historic Park during Retreat Weekend where visitors will be given a tour of the site as the Brigade of the American Revolution performs a living history program for the 241st anniversary of General Washington's Retreat to Victory from Fort Lee. The hike will then head south of the bridge atop the Palisades for a discussion of the Palisades Interstate Park and the two ruins of the famous Riviera Nightclub of Fort Lee. Please wear hiking boots or sneakers - this is a moderate hike. Admission free. For further info contact (201) 693-2763.

Washington's Retreat to Victory

Fort Lee's Annual General Washington's Retreat to Victory - November 18, 2017

The Fort Lee Office of Cultural & Heritage Affairs, the Borough of Fort Lee and the Palisade Interstate Park sponsor this annual reenactment of General George Washington's retreat from Fort Lee in 1776. This is the 241st anniversary of this retreat where General Washington led his 3,000 soldiers safely out of Fort Lee east on Main Street to evade British capture. The Brigade of the American Revolution will march out of the Fort Lee Historic Park on Hudson Terrace and Bruce Reynolds Boulevard at 11:30am on Saturday, November 18th and the public is encouraged to join the march as they retrace Washington's steps on Main Street. The march will head east on Main Street, south on Parker Avenue to Monument Park where there will be a ceremony, wreath laying by the Fort Lee VFW and a musket salute by the Brigade of the American Revolution. Following the ceremony the Fort Lee Historical Society will offer hot cider and donuts to the public for free at the adjacent Fort Lee Museum. The weekend continues with a living history program at the Fort Lee Historic Park Saturday through Sunday, November 19th thanks to the Brigade of the American Revolution. For further info call (201) 693-2763.


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