Lambertville News & Announcements

JCP&L Tree Maintenance

Date Published: 02/21/2018

Please be advised: The upcoming JCP&L Tree Maintenance Schedule for February 23, 2018 - March 1, 2018 is available below.  Read more ...

NJ Veterans Tax Exemption Information - Hunterdon County Clerk

Date Published: 02/15/2018

New Jersey Veterans - You are eligible for a $3,000 exemption on your Income Tax return if you are a military veteran who was honorably discharged or released under honorable circumstances from active duty in the Armed Forces of the United States on or any time before the last day of the tax year. Your spouse (or civil union partner) is also eligible for an exemption if he/she is a veteran who was honorably discharged or released under honorable circumstances and you are filing a joint return. This exemption is in addition to any other exemptions you are entitled to claim and is available on both the resident and nonresident returns. You cannot claim this exemption for a domestic partner or for your dependents.
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Mayor Del Vecchio on Comcast Newsmakers 2/8/2018

Date Published: 02/14/2018

Mayor Del Vecchio Makes the Case Against the PennEast Pipeline on Comcast's Newsmakers on February 8, 2018. Watch the video by visiting the Comcast Newsmakers Website.

New Jersey Board of Public Utilities’ Clean Energy Program

Date Published: 02/13/2018

Receive tax-free money to make energy-related improvements for: NJ Residents, Businesses & Government. 

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JCP&L - Lambertville Vegetative Maintenance Program

Date Published: 02/01/2018

JCP&L will commence their four (4) year vegetative maintenance program within Lambertville in approximately on or around February 12, 2018.

The Board of Public Utilities (BPU) requires JCP&L to provide notification at least seven (7) days before the work will commence. Residents will receive either a “green” tag or an “orange” tag as notification of the tree maintenance activities on your street. The “green” tag is a general notice that trimming will occur. The “orange” tag is provided to landowners that have a tree that may need to be removed, pruned, or treated.
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Annual Notice of Meetings 2018

Date Published: 01/23/2018

The published list of meetings for The City of Lambertville Governing Body, as well as the City's Boards & Commissions, is available on this page. Meeting agendas and updates will be published in The City of Lambertville Calendar. 

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2018 State of The City Address

Date Published: 01/02/2018

Good afternoon and a happy new year to you all.

I thank you for joining us here for our annual reorganization of the Governing Body as well as the boards and commissions of our City. 

I want to recognize our Council-- Council President Stegman, Councilwoman Asaro, Councilman Sanders, and Councilwoman Warner.  Their strong voices, good ideas, and active cooperation make the work of governing not only productive, but enjoyable—at least most of the time.
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Suspension of the Street Sweeper from 12/11/17 - 3/12/18

Date Published: 12/04/2017

The Governing Body of the City of Lambertville, in the County of Hunterdon, in the State of New Jersey hereby authorizes the suspension of the street sweeper beginning December 11, 2017 and resume on March 12, 2018, (weather permitting).
The Human Rights Council's goal is to secure and protect the diversity of the City through educational and other community programs and actions. By bringing together multiple facets of the City, along with resident-members, the Council aims to ensure that Lambertville remains a place of understanding and tolerance.

Mayor DelVecchio has named Kari Osmond to be his liaison within the City's Human Rights Council. In this role, she will serve as the point-of-contact between the Council and the City for any issues that are brought to the City's attention. In making the selection, the Mayor cited Osmond's strong background and work in constituent relations as district director for US Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman and, previously, chief of staff for state Assemblyman Reed Gusciora.

The City of Lambertville's Human Rights Council was established by ordinance on August 13, 2014. Click here to review the ordinance.

Meeting Schedule

Meetings are held the fourth Tuesday of the month beginning at 7:00 p.m. at the Phillip L. Pittore Justice Center, 25 South Union Street, Lambertville. For more information contact John Woods at  609-306-5163.

Municipal Equality Index

The Municipal Equality Index (MEI) examines how inclusive municipal laws, policies, and services are of the LGBTQ people who live and work there. Cities are rated based on non-discrimination laws, the municipality as an employer, municipal services, law enforcement and the city leadership's public position on equality. The 2016 MEI is the fifth annual edition and rates a total of 506 cities from every state in the nation. The number of cities rated increased by 98 cities from 2015 and increased by 369 cities since 2012. To review the Index, please click here.

None of the 12 New Jersey cities included in the Human Rights Campaign's Municipal Equality Index, scored as high as Jersey City, though Lambertville came close, with a score of 98 out of 100. To see how the City of Lambertville scored click here 

Home of New Jersey’s First Same-Sex Marriage

On Friday, Oct. 18, 2013, the New Jersey Supreme Court ruled in a 7-0 decision that marriages could begin on a provisional basis and officials here, where Asaro is a councilwoman, made sure they were ready to go at the stroke of midnight today, Oct. 21, 2013.

To read the entire story, click here

 

 

The Human Rights Council's goal is to secure and protect the diversity of the City through educational and other community programs and actions. By bringing together multiple facets of the City, along with resident-members, the Council aims to ensure that Lambertville remains a place of understanding and tolerance.