Earth Day 2016 - City Wide Cleanup - Hosted by Mayor Bollwage, the City of Elizabeth and the New Jersey Clean Communities Council. Choose a street, park, vacant lot or other location that needs cleaning. Join a team! Your donation of time will keep the City of Elizabeth, the County of Union and the State of New Jersey, clean and green. Free t-shirts and more! For more information please call 908-820-4734.
5 De Mayo Flag Raising Ceremony
Thu May 5, 2016 3:00 pm
Mayor Bollwage will join members of the Mexican community for the raising of Mexican flag outside of City Hall, 50 Winfield Scott Plaza. For more information, please contact: Vicky Hernandez 908-820-4231.
3rd Ward Block Watch Meeting
Thu May 5, 2016 7:00 pm
Join 3rd Ward Councilman Kevin Kiniery and the Elizabeth Police Department. Location: St. Peter and Paul Greek Orthodox Hall - 154 Stiles Street
4th Ward Block Watch Meeting
Tue May 10, 2016
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Join 4th Ward Councilman Carlos Cedeño and the Elizabeth Police Department, Location: First Baptist Church, 402 Union Avenue. For More information contact Councilman Cedeño - 908-353-1231.
2nd Ward Block Watch Meeting
Thu May 12, 2016 7:00 pm
Join 2nd Ward Councilman Nelson Gonzalez and the Elizabeth Police Department, Location: St. Hedwig’s Church Bsmt., 600 Myrtle Street. For More information contact Councilman Gonzalez - 908-353-5823
3rd Ward Block Watch Meeting
Thu May 12, 2016
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Join 3rd Ward Councilman Kevin Kiniery and the Elizabeth Police Department, Location: Elmora Racquet Club 23 Fernwood Terrace
Haitian Flag Raising Ceremony
Fri May 13, 2016 4:00 pm
Mayor Bollwage will join members of the Haitian community for the raising of the Haitian flag outside City Hall(50 Winfield Scott Plaza).
"Stamp Out Hunger" - America’s largest one-day food drive
Sat May 14, 2016 (All day)
America’s largest one-day food drive is Saturday, May 14th. Help your letter carriers #StampOutHunger
Fun Facts: It is the largest one-day food drive in America. Last year’s drive collected more than 70 million pounds of non-perishable food. This is the 24th annual drive. All food collected stays local. If you wish to participate, your letter carriers will be collecting non-perishable food at the homes that they deliver to on Saturday, May 14th. For more information, visit: https://www.nalc.org/community-service/food-drive
Elizabethport Little League Procession
Sat May 14, 2016 11:00 am
Starting Point: George Washington School #1 (250 Broadway) Route: Third St - Trumbull St - Dowd Ave. Ending Point: Elizabethport Little League Field 371 Dowd Ave.
Get Fit Day : For All Ages
Sat May 14, 2016
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Mayor Bollwage, Councilwoman Patricia Perkins-Auguste, First Ward Councilman Carlos Torres and the County of Union welcome schools, youth organizations and sports teams to sign up in advance for "Get Fit Day For All Ages." Come and enjoy this comprehensive initiative promoting healthy lifestyles and fitness which is crucial for the young and not so young. The event will provide parents with helpful information and encourage kids and teens to become more physically active. Come out and be part of the activities: sports games, dancing to the music, exercise instruction health screenings and more! Todd Bowles Waterfront Sports Complex 185 Front St. Elizabeth, NJ