The Kearny Health Department sponsored a free Rabies clinic on Saturday, February 21st from 10am-1pm. The clinic was held at the Kearny Water Department Complex and was very well attended. A total of 432 dogs and 24 cats were vaccinated. A representative from People for Animals was available at the clinic offering low-cost Spay/Neuter and microchipping services. Vaccination and animal control programs have helped to prevent rabies in most pets. It is important to keep your dog or cat up-
Residents are advised that there is no parking on the snow emergency streets during a snow storm and while they are snow covered.
Beginning tonight, February 2nd at 7pm cars will be towed from the snow streets and towing will continue during the entire storm and while they are snow covered.
The snow streets are as follows
Kearny Ave. The entire length
Bergen Ave. The entire length.
Davis Ave. From Midland Ave to Dukes Street.
1. The Kearny Council Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, January 27, is cancelled. The meeting will be re-scheduled for Monday, February 2, at 7 pm.
2. Kearny’s Senior bus transportation, Meals-On-Wheels and Dial-A-Ride services will resume on Wednesday, January 28.
The Kearny Office of Emergency Management, in coordination with the Kearny Police and Fire Departments, Kearny Emergency Rescue Squad, Office of Mayor Alberto G. Santos, Town Administrator Michael Martello, the Kearny School District, Kearny Health and Public Works Departments, and the South Kearny Municipal Utilities Authority are preparing for the major winter storm expected to impact the region tonight and tomorrow. Residents are advised of the following:
On Thursday, December 4, 2014 hundreds of families celebrated at the Annual Kearny UEZ Tree Lighting Festival outside Town Hall on Kearny Avenue. The festival has become a very popular tradition and the kickoff of the holiday season in Kearny. The evening began at 5:30 p.m.
Welcome Santa, Lighting of the Town Tree, Enjoy Free Events and Activities
On Veteran’s Day, Tuesday, November 11, 2014, at 11 a.m., American Legion Post 99 held the community’s annual Veteran’s Day Ceremony at Veteran’s Memorial Park located at Kearny Avenue and Beech Street. At the ceremony, Kearny Mayor Alberto G. Santos and Town Council members Carol Jean Doyle, Susan McCurrie and Albino Cardoso, dedicated a new park monument for the War on Terror. The new monument bears the name of Staff Sgt.
Under clear skies, Kearny’s annual Halloween parade stepped off at 2 p.m. on Sunday, October 26 2014. The beautiful autumn afternoon was perfect for the ghosts and goblins, superheroes and wild animals to parade up Kearny Avenue.