Our DPW did a super job of getting our roads open and passable yesterday and today and have sanded and salted for the evening.
We anticipate the roads getting VERY icey this evening and tomorrow, Wednesday am.
All Village facilities will be open at 9:00 am and the DPW crew will be in at 4:00 am to continue working in the roads and parking lots. The State of emergency has been lifted, however school is closed for tomorrow so please take your time in the am and enjoy the snow and come down to support you’re all merchants for a bite after sledding.
Port Jefferson Village DPW, Mayor Margot Garant and DPW Superintendent, Steve Gallagher with snow storm update from DPW headquarters in Port Jeff. Simple message, stay indoors and off roads please. Phone numbers to remember: Port Jeff Fire Department: 631-473-3232, After 4 pm (emergency command center) 631-403-6111.
HAPPY NEW YEAR AND WELCOME TO THE MAYOR’S FIRST VIDEO MESSAGE!
THE 19TH ANNUAL DICKENS FESTIVAL IS UPON US starting with “A Christmas Carol” opening
November 15 and running through December 27, 2014, get your tickets at http://theaterthree.com/
MARK THE DATES! The 19th annual Dickens Festival starts Dec 5th and will include a Festival of Trees celebration at the Village Center to help support the food pantry at Infant Jesus. Mayor Margot Garant with full info and surprise cameo of Scrooge himself Jeff Sanzel!
East beach re-opened this July 5th with our fireworks celebration, but we still have work ahead as we need to work with the Town of Brookhaven to re-nourish our beach and replace the sand we have lost into the mouth of the Mt. Sinai Harbor due to the breach of the west wall of the Mt. Sinai Jetty. Thanks to Senator Ken LaValle, $400,000 was given to the Village which will be used with DEC approval to build the West Jetty wall to secure our beachfront. An Inter Municipal Agreement with the Town and County will be required to ensure that when the County dredges the harbor our sand will be funneled back from the throat of the harbor to re-nourish our beachfront.
East Beach remains open on a daily basis through the summer with newly renovated facilities and we look forward to seeing you at our second Family Beach Night on August 15th!
Mark the DATE – This Sunday , June 8th, celebrate the kick-off of the capital campaign to renovate Rocketship Park! Come see our plans and be part of this community-wide fundraising event! Balloon Making, Face Painting, Entertainment and of course FREE ICE CREAM! Join us! — at Rocketship Park.
Mayor Margot Garant was at the 7th Annual Antiques and Garden Weekend recently where she spoke with co-chairs, Catherine Quinlan and Sandra Swank. This weekend serves as a fundraiser for the Port Jefferson Historical society and is always a big success. President, Nick Acampora made a purchase of an antique lamp fixture to help with the cause.For more information visit: portjeffhistorical.org or call: Nick Acampora 631-473-2665, email:firstname.lastname@example.org
A word with Nick Acampora, Save the Date for the Annual Country Auction on Prospect Street will be Oct 18, 2014
MAYOR”S VIDEO UPDATE! Port Jefferson, NY Mayor Margot Garant update on this weekend’s Maritime Festival, Port Jeff Country Club and the May 19th Master Plan public meeting. — at Port Jefferson Village Center.