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Notice re. Residential Parking Permit System

Please be advised the new Residential Parking Permit system is not available as of yet, we will place notices on our website and in the newspapers when you can register your vehicles. Please check back with us periodically. Thank you for your patience.

Borough Hall

Notice of Special Meeting of Board of Adjustment on March 16, 2015

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE the Fort Lee Board of Adjustment will hold a special meeting on Monday, March 16, 2015 at 7:30 P.M. in the Council Chambers, Fort Lee Municipal Building, 309 Main Street, Fort Lee, New Jersey.

AGENDA
Docket #35-14
MIKSI, LLC
234-236 Whiteman Street
225 Tom Hunter Road
Block 3955, Lots 11, 12, 21 & 23
Preliminary & Final Major Site Plan
Eighteen Townhomes

Any interested party may appear at said hearings and participate therein in accordance with the Rules of the Board of Adjustment.

Doug Sugarman, Chairman, Board of Adjustment
Barbara B. Klein, Planning Administrator

Borough Hall

Notice of cancellation of Planning Board meeting scheduled for February 9, 2015

PLEASE BE ADVISED that the regular public meeting of the Fort Lee Planning Board scheduled for Monday, February 9, 2015 at 7:30 P.M. is being canceled due to lack of agenda.

The next regular public meeting is scheduled for Monday, February 23, 2015 at 7:30 P.M. All meetings are held in Council Chambers, Fort Lee Municipal Building, 309 Main St., Fort Lee, New Jersey.

Borough Hall

Board of Adjustment meeting on Tuesday, January 27

The Board of Adjustment will be holding its regular meeting this evening, January 27, 2015 at Borough Hall, 309 Main Street at 7:30 PM. Docket #35-14, MIKSI LLC, 234-236 Whiteman Street, 225 Tom Hunter Road, Block 3955, Lots 11, 12, 21 & 23 is being postponed to a Special Meeting which will take place on Monday, March 16, 2015 at 7:30 PM in Council Chambers, 309 Main Street, Fort Lee, NJ.

New phone number specifically for all emergency updates

Number for all storm related information:

1-844-FORTLEE
(1-844-367-8533)

Parking Authority public auction of surplus vehicles & equipment

The Parking Authority/Borough of Fort Lee will be holding a public auction of surplus vehicles and equipment beginning on Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 9am through Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 3:30pm. The preview day to view all vehicles and equipment will be on Thursday, January 29, 2015 from 10am to 2pm. Please go to the following link to view live auction beginning January 29, 2015 starting at 9am. www.alfredsauctions.com
Fort Lee Borough Hall

CANCELLATION OF JANUARY 22,2015 EXECUTIVE SESSION OF THE MAYOR AND COUNCIL

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Thursday, January 22, 2015 Executive Session of the Fort Lee Mayor and Council has been cancelled due to a lack of an agenda.

The next regularly scheduled executive session meeting of the Mayor and Council will be held on Thursday, February 5, 2015 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 February 5th meeting will be made available to the public on Wednesday, February 4th by 12:00 noon.

Copies of the foregoing notice was e-mailed to THE RECORD, and mailed to the JERSEY JOURNAL and TIME WARNER CABLE. This notice was also posted on the bulletin board in the Municipal Building and posted to the Borough’s website.

Evelyn Rosario
Municipal Clerk
Borough of Fort Lee
January 21, 2015

Fort Lee Borough Hall

Cancellation of Planning Board meeting scheduled for January 26, 2015

PLEASE BE ADVISED that the regular public meeting of the Fort Lee Planning Board scheduled for Monday, January 26, 2015 at 7:30 P.M. is being canceled due to lack of agenda.

The next regular public meeting is scheduled for Monday, February 9, 2015  at 7:30 P.M. All meetings are held in Council Chambers, Fort Lee Municipal Building, 309 Main St., Fort Lee, New Jersey.

Arts & Music Festival 2015

Fort Lee Arts & Music Festival 2015 - Call for Artists & Vendors

The Fort Lee Office of Cultural & Heritage Affairs announces that the 13th annual Fort Lee Arts & Music Festival will take place on Sunday, June 7, 2015 on Main Street. Each year this festival draws thousands of visitors to Main Street to support our vendors, artists and local business community. There will be two stages of free music entertainment, artists, crafters, vendors and a food court. There will be a Harley Davidson bike show and rides and attractions for children.

We seek vendors / crafters / artists - you can obtain a vendor or artist application on this site. Deadline for application is May 29, 2015. There is a fee of $75 made payable to the borough of Fort Lee for each space. No charge for Fort Lee residents but spaces are limited and they go on a first come first serve basis. For further info call the Fort Lee Office of Cultural & Heritage Affairs at (201) 592-3663 or email us at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

John Barrymore Birthday

Annual John Barrymore Birthday Fundraiser to benefit FLHS Drama Dept. & Student Actors - February 15, 2015

The Fort Lee Film Commission will hold its annual John Barrymore Birthday Fundraiser on February 15, 2015 at 6 PM at Santorini Taverna Restaurant at 2020 Central Road, 1/2 block from where John Barrymore made his stage debut as an 18-year-old Fort Lee resident in 1900. We will kick off the event with a wreath laying at John Barrymore Way on Main Street and Central Road at 6 PM followed by a buffet dinner with soft drinks (cash bar) at Santorini Taverna.

This event will include a special sneak preview of the new Fort Lee Film Commission documentary on Fort Lee film history The Champion: A Story of America's First Film Town. Tickets are limited to the first 50 and sell on a first come first serve basis. Tickets are $30 each and checks can be made out to the Fort Lee Film Commission. To reserve tickets call the Film Commission at (201) 693-2763 or email us at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . All proceeds go towards programs for the Fort Lee High School student actors and the Fort Lee High School Drama Department.

Senior Dinner Dance on January 18, 2015

Please join us for an elegant dinner dance. Enjoy a fully-catered meal and live music with the incomparable Peter Lieberman. January 18, 2015 from 5:00-9:30 PM at the Fort Lee Senior Center. Talent review after dinner!

Residents: $15.00
Non-residents: $18.00

Please call Etta to reserve your tickets today: (201) 592-3500 x1300.

flu vaccine

Seasonal Flu vaccine available at the Fort Lee Health Department

Flu shots are free to anyone age 65 and older who present a Medicare card part B/medical insurance coverage and who are not covered by an HMO. Flu shots will be administered to all others over the age of 18 for a fee of $10. Tuesdays 9-11AM or by appointment.

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snowstorm

Snow storm alternate parking

Be advised, during snow storms with enough accumulation prohibiting vehicles from parking on certain streets while snow covered, Fort Lee residents are permitted to park their vehicles in our Municipal lots located at 2030 Guntzer Street, Across 124 Main Street, 1622 Gerome Ave, 1637 Center Ave, 540 Main Street, and 262 Warren Ave. DO NOT PARK IN THE POLICE DEPARTMENT LOT ON INWOOD TERRACE. Vehicles must be removed within 24 hours on weekends or the next business day during the week. Please call the Parking Authority at 201-592-3500 ext. 1518 and leave your phone number, license plate number, and the lot you are parked in so you can be reached if necessary.

 
 
 
 

Borough of Fort Lee, New Jersey
Borough Hall • 309 Main Street • Fort Lee, NJ 07024

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