Lambertville News & Announcements

City of Lambertville Hosts Sustainable Business Forum

Date Published: 07/15/2019

Residents and business owners are invited to attend a Sustainable Business Forum hosted by the City of Lambertville Environmental Commission on July 31, 2019, from 1pm to 2pm, at the Phillip J. Pittore Justice Center on 25 South Union Street in Lambertville.  The purpose of the Sustainable Business Forum is to educate those who will be affected by the mandatory plastics ordinance that will go into effect beginning January 1st, 2020.  This program is being funded by the PSEG Foundation and the Sustainable Jersey Grants Program.

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Fisherman’s Mark Teams With City Of Lambertville To Feed Lambertville Kids

Date Published: 07/09/2019

Tens of thousands of New Jersey children, many of them living right here in our community, rely on school meals to get the nutrition they need to be healthy, to learn and thrive. In the summer, when school is not in session, these children lose access to those meals.
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Route 29 Road Improvement Project

Date Published: 07/09/2019

The City of Lambertville, in partnership with the New Jersey Department of Transportation, is committed to making the streets of Lambertville safer for pedestrians and drivers alike.  The Route 29 Road Improvement Project aims to improve safety on Lambertville’s major artery by reducing the number of lanes on Route 29 from four to two. 

PHASE 1:  Re-striping

Planning: The Governing Body of the City conducted an open dialogue with the community to hear concerns, ideas, and opinions. COMPLETE

Permitting:  Project ownership has transferred from the City of Lambertville to the NJDOT.  Necessary permits and work orders being put in place so that work can begin CURRENT POINT

Construction: NJDOT will adjust and repaint Route 29 from the intersection of South Swan Street (north) to 351 South Main Street (Golden Ratio Acupuncture)

For a detailed map of our plan, click the image to open a hi-res pdf of the project.  

Map - Click for PDF


Construction Plans - Click for PDF

Infographic about the Route 29 Road Improvement Project

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2019 Annual Fire Election - Lambertville City Fire District #1

Date Published: 07/08/2019

The Lambertville City Fire District #1 has moved the annual Fire Election from February to the November General Ballot effective in 2019.

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City of Lambertville Sustainable Business Forum - July 31, 2019

Date Published: 07/08/2019

This program is being funded by the PSEG Foundation and the Sustainable Jersey Grants Program. 
ATTENTION ALL LOCAL BUSINESSES THAT WILL BE AFFECTED BY THE PLASTICS ORDINANCE 

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City of Lambertville Announces Street Smart NJ Pedestrian Safety Campaign

Date Published: 07/01/2019

The City of Lambertville has partnered with goHunterdon to conduct a “Street Smart NJ” campaign, a pedestrian safety education program aimed at reducing pedestrian-motor vehicles crashes.  The campaign will take place throughout the month of July, featuring awareness, education and enforcement of proper safety skills.
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Temporary Construction Inspection Hours

Date Published: 06/27/2019

During the week of July 15th through July 26th , all Building, Plumbing and Fire inspections will take place on the following days:
  • Monday – between 5 pm and 7 pm
  • Wednesday – between 4 pm and 6 pm
  • Thursday – between 7 am and 9 am
Frank D’Amore the Zoning Officer and Fire Prevention Officer will not be in the office on July 26th or July 27th.

Please note this is only temporary due to vacation schedules.

City of Lambertville Hosts T-Shirts to Totes Event

Date Published: 06/19/2019

The City of Lambertville Environmental Commission will host an event called T-Shirts to Totes on Monday, June 24th, from 6 pm to 8 pm at the Lambertville Public School Gymnasium.  Funded by the PSEG Foundation and the Sustainable Jersey Grants Program, the public is invited to join in on an evening of up-cycling old t-shirts into reusable shopping bags. This event is one of a series in the Ditching Disposables project, an initiative aimed at engaging the community in efforts to build a greener, more sustainable Lambertville.  T-Shirts to Totes is a wonderful opportunity to craft as a community, talk about sustainability, and support the transition away from disposable bags.
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The Board of the Lambertville Free and Public Library oversees the operations and programs of the library to maintain its accessibility to all residents and its place in the City’s cultural heritage.