CITY OF NEWARK REMINDS RESIDENTS THAT CITY HALL WILL BE CLOSED
ON MONDAY, FEBRUARY 20, IN OBSERVANCE OF WASHINGTON’S BIRTHDAY
Police, fire, and other uniformed emergency services will be unaffected;
No trash collection on that day; Recycling will be picked up as normal
Newark, NJ – February 16, 2023 – Mayor Ras J. Baraka reminded residents today that City Hall will be closed and all non-emergency Newark municipal services will be suspended on Monday, February 20, in observance of Washington’s Birthday. Police, Fire, and other uniformed emergency services will be unaffected.
- Monday, February 20: No trash pick-up or street-sweeping in Zone A.
- Tuesday, February 21: Street-sweeping resumes as normal.
- Thursday, February 23: Trash collection resumes in Zone A.
Paper and cardboard recycling WILL take place on Monday, February 20.
Residents must place their trash and recycling out the night before pick-up.
The Department of Health and Community Wellness’s inspection services and health clinic will not operate on Monday, February 20. In addition, the Bureau of Vital Statistics will be closed. Residents will not be able to apply for permits, birth certificates, name-change certificates, marriage licenses, or pay water or tax bills at City Hall. However, the Medical Director and Department’s Division of Surveillance and Prevention are on call for non-life-threatening medical and public health emergencies.
The Municipal Court will also be closed on Monday, February 20. Residents can make payments on parking and traffic tickets through the websitewww.njmcdirect.com. To utilize this website, residents will need their summons number, including the prefix, and the City of Newark’s court code, which is 0714.
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