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22 Alerts
June 4, 2020 1:25 PM

TIME/SCHEDULE CHANGES for Upcoming Mayor & Council and Board Mtgs

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the starting time for the Thursday, June 4, 2020 work session meeting of the Mayor and Council has been changed from 6:30pm to 4pm. Additionally, the starting time for the Thursday, June 11 regular session meeting of the Mayor...

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June 3, 2020 12:34 PM

Voter Registration Deadline for Primary Election

Hackensack, NJ, June 2, 2020 - Bergen County Superintendent of Elections Patricia DiCostanzo issued a notice that Tuesday, June 16, 2020, is the last day for residents to register to vote for the July 7, 2020, Primary Election in the State of New Jersey....

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May 18, 2020 1:38 PM

FLPA Announces Important News re: MobileNOW! Pay-By-Phone

The MobileNOW! app is currently out of commission. The Fort Lee Parking Authority hopes to have a new Pay-by-Mobile service in on-street parking and all Fort Lee lots over the next couple of weeks. For the time being, meters can accept coins and/or credit...

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May 18, 2020 1:30 PM

Mayor Sokolich Reverse-911 Call re: COVID-19 Testing

Good Afternoon Fort Lee

Its Mayor Mark Sokolich. I hope you are all safe and healthy. I am calling you this afternoon to ask all Fort Lee residents to “Help Us, Help You” so please listen to this entire message.

First and foremost, Congratulations...

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May 14, 2020 1:16 PM

FLPD Junior Police Academy - Cancelled

Due to the COVID-19 health pandemic, the 2020 Fort Lee Police Department's Junior Police Academy for 6th and 7th grades has been cancelled this summer.

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May 9, 2020 7:59 PM

Mayor Mark Sokolich Responds to Bridgegate Ruling (Video)

https://youtu.be/b-KkASNuTms

April 21, 2020 5:43 PM

Important Notice Re: Tax Deadline

By Emergency Resolution, Mayor Mark Sokolich and the Fort Lee Borough Council have unanimously approved an extension of the payment deadline dates for all Second Quarter, 2020 Real Estate Taxes for thirty (30) days. The regular deadline date of May 1 has...

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April 15, 2020 11:44 AM

REPLAY: COVID-19 Update: Teleconference #4 (4/14/20)

Mayor Mark Sokolich & members of our COVID-19 Task Force participated in a Town Hall Teleconference on Tuesday, April 14 at 7:15pm. The Mayor participated in a live Q&A with residents about the issues concerning them the most as we battle this health...

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April 7, 2020 3:05 PM

First Responder Window Appreciation Project

Attention all residents of Fort Lee! We're rolling out a campaign today urging everyone - children and adults alike - to create signs for their windows thanking the Essential Workers/First Responders for all to see. We want to show our appreciation to...

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April 4, 2020 10:23 AM

FORT LEE FRIENDS

The Borough is rolling out a new program called Fort Lee Friends.

We have found that many residents in town are looking for someone to talk to. As of today, volunteers in town will be available for anyone who needs to hear a friendly, supportive voice...

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April 2, 2020 10:24 AM

Safe House Available for First Responder Residents, Employees & Volunteers

The Borough has opened a “Safe House” for Fort Lee Residents, Borough Employees or Borough Volunteers who are First Responders, Health Care Providers and/or have been deemed essential. The location of the “Safe House” will be at the Double Tree Hotel. ...

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April 1, 2020

Lawn Debris Pick-up (April-October)

Interstate Waste Services will collect lawn debris every Monday from April through October. Please note: They will not accept plastic bags. Lawn bags and paper bags only, please. Branches must be tied smaller than 4 feet.

March 31, 2020 10:51 AM

REPLAY: COVID-19 Update: Teleconference #3 (3/30/20)

Mayor Mark Sokolich & members of our COVID-19 Task Force participated in a Town Hall Teleconference on Monday, March 30 at 7:10pm. The Mayor participated in a live Q&A with residents about the issues concerning them the most as we battle this health...

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March 23, 2020 2:05 PM

COVID-19 CALL CENTER HOTLINE

The Borough of Fort Lee has set up a COVID-19 Call Center for questions and concerns as it relates to our town and the health crisis. It's now open at 201-592-3500 x1700, 8am-8pm. As always, please call 911 for emergencies.

March 23, 2020 12:25 PM

COVID-19 EMAIL HOTLINE FORM

Have a question regarding COVID-19 and how it pertains to Fort Lee residents? Fill out this form and you will be responded to as quickly as possible with a return email or a phone call.

March 23, 2020 10:22 AM

GWB Suspends Cash Tolls Until Further Notice; Electronic/E-ZPass Only

GWB SUSPENDS CASH TOLLS UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE; ELECTRONIC/E-ZPASS MEANS ONLY

Consistent with the Emergency Orders issued in New York and New Jersey, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey will move to collect tolls exclusively by electronic means...

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March 19, 2020 12:25 PM

PUBLIC NOTICE: Borough Drop Boxes

In light of our office closure and in an effort to minimize the disruption of valued services, an external drop box has been affixed to the rear of Borough Hall and the front of the Building Dept. & Fire Prevention Building. This is not only for regular...

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March 18, 2020 9:06 AM

Tadesco Statement on Executive Order in Bergen County

Tedesco Statement on Extension of Implementation Date of Executive Order Declaring State of Emergency in Bergen County

Hackensack, N.J. – Bergen County Executive Jim Tedesco today issued the following statement on the recent announcement of the extension...

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March 16, 2020 8:49 PM

REPLAY: COVID-19 Update: Teleconference #2 (3/16/20)

Mayor Mark Sokolich and members of our COVID-19 Task Force participated in a Town Hall Teleconference on Monday, March 16 at 7pm. The Mayor spoke about the most current state of our town, including updated closures, Governor Murphy's statewide measures...

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March 14, 2020 11:38 AM

Municipal Court Sessions Cancelled

Please be advised that the Chief Justice of the State of NJ has order all Municipal Court sessions suspended. Accordingly, all Fort Lee Municipal Court sessions will be suspended from Monday March 16, 2020 – March 27, 2020. For additional information...

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March 13, 2020 3:15 PM

REPLAY: COVID-19 Update: Town Closures & Teleconference Info (3/13/20)

Mayor Mark Sokolich and members of our COVID-19 Task Force participating in a Town Hall Teleconference on Friday, March 13 at 7pm. The Mayor spoke about the state of the Borough in light of the COVID-19 Public Health Crisis and the plans that have been...

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October 31, 2019 10:34 AM

Sign Up for the New Borough Electronic Newsletter!

Want to kept up to date what's happening in Fort Lee? We are compiling information for a forthcoming electronic newsletter that will debut in 2020 so make sure to sign up now so you don't miss a thing!