New Brunswick’s second Ciclovia of 2014, scheduled for 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 12, will entail a new route of closed streets for residents to enjoy. Ciclovia (sih-clō-via) is an internationally renowned health celebration in which local streets are closed to vehicles and open to families, friends and neighbors to join together in […]
Please be advised that the National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for today, Wednesday, July 2nd. Cooling stations will be open at the New Brunswick Free Public Library, 60 Livingston Avenue, and the New Brunswick Senior Center, 81 Huntington Street. The Senior Center is open 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and […]
A report detailing the City of New Brunswick’s water quality for 2013 is now available for residents to view. Each year, the City sends out a report detailing water quality results for the previous year. A mailer was sent to all homes in New Brunswick on July 1. Additionally, the reports are available for review on […]
June 22-28 is recognized as National Mosquito Control Awareness Week by the American Mosquito Control Association, for the purpose of educating the public about best ways to control mosquito populations in their communities and keep themselves safe against bites and mosquito-borne illness. The following information is from the Middlesex County Mosquito Extermination Commission regarding the efforts […]
Summer is here and our students will soon be out and about for the summer. To ensure a safe and fun summer for all, drivers and pedestrians are urged to keep safety in mind when traveling on City streets. Here are some tips to keep in mind: Cars must stop for pedestrians in crosswalks. It […]
Nearly 100 racers zipped across the finish line this weekend during the 14th Annual New Jersey Soap Box Derby and Classic Car Show. The derby is held annually in New Brunswick at the intersection of George Street and Johnson Drive. Racers between the ages of 7 to 17 race homemade soap box cars in the […]
The New Brunswick Community Farmers Market opens this Saturday, June 14th! This Farmers Market, designed for the community, embodies the City’s health initiatives to make healthy, fresh food available to all. Local vendors will have farm fresh food like produce, organically grown produce, eggs, honey, jam and more! Meet Your New Brunswick Community Farmers Market Vendors! Corazon Kitchen, […]
Emphasizing the importance of health, fitness and education among our students is one example of New Brunswick’s City-wide initiatives. Initiatives like Ciclovia to the hundreds of community partners the City works with are some ways education and community combine to create new and innovative events to keep a healthy community. Recently, teachers at Paul Robeson Community School […]
Sunday, May 4th the Softball League Latinos Unidos celebrated their first game, of their first season, and Mayor Cahill threw the first pitch. This is the league’s first year and includes players ages 40 and up.
New Brunswick streets were filled with people enjoying each other and walking, biking, dancing, skateboarding and rock climbing on Sunday for the City’s second Ciclovia. Were you there? Check out our photo album here.