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Mumps Cases Confirmed on Stevens Campus

Thursday, Apr 17, 2014


Health officials today confirmed several cases of mumps on the campus of the Stevens Institute of Technology. The cases were first identified as suspected cases last week, and there have been no reports of new cases since last week.

“The City’s Health Department has been working closely with Stevens since the beginning and we are thankful for their responsiveness and proactive efforts,” said Mayor Dawn Zimmer. “Every precaution has been taken to ensure the safety of the public. The best way to prevent mumps is vaccination. Members of our community should follow the recommendations from health officials and contact their doctor if they believe they may have symptoms. We will keep the community informed of any new developments.”

The New Jersey Department of Health has created a flyer of Frequently Asked Questions regarding mumps: www.state.nj.us/health/cd/documents/mumps/mumps_public_faq_04172014.pdf. Additional information and resources can be found at the NJ Department of Health website: www.state.nj.us/health/cd/mumps/. More >

Hoboken Public Library Newsletter for April

Friday, Apr 4, 2014

The Hoboken Public Library newsletter for April is now available.

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Office of Vital Statistics to Relocate to Multi Service Center

Friday, Mar 28, 2014


Following repairs at the Multi Service Center due to damage from Superstorm Sandy, the Office of Vital Statistics will return to its original location next week.

The Office of Vital Statistics will be closed on Wednesday, April 2 and Thursday, April 3 as it relocates from City Hall back back to the first floor of Multi Service Center, located at 124 Grand Street.

The office will close at 4:00pm on Tuesday, April 1 and will reopen at 9:00am on Friday, April 4. Due to the reduced hours during the week, the office will also be open on Saturday, April 5 from 10:00am to 1:00pm.

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Hoboken Green Team to Host 3rd Annual Green Fair; Invited Vendors and Participants

Wednesday, Mar 19, 2014


The City of Hoboken Green Team will host the 3rd Annual Green Fair on Saturday, May 17, 2014 (rain date: May 18, 2014).

The 3rd Annual Green Fair will be held from 11am to 4pm at Church Square Park, entering from the corner of Fourth Street and Garden Street, and will feature live music and organic food vendors. It is intended to introduce sustainable lifestyle choices to the community, raise awareness regarding environmental issues, and demonstrate how consumers can reduce their impact on the earth by selecting sustainable, eco-friendly products and services. The Green Team will also host a rain barrel demonstration table. More >

Mayor Zimmer Delivers State of the City Address

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