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COVID-19 Update - March 1st, 2023

#CoronaVirus Update – March 1st, 2023 – Please note all data is provisional and subject to change.
FREE TESTING  (with proof of insurance) @ PS 3 ANNEX – 53rd & POLK STREET.  Please call 201.295.5070 with any questions.
We also encourage to get vaccinated and/or boosted if eligible.  Schedule your vaccine appointment today.  Free to our residents:
Resumen de #COVID19 – 1 de marzo del año 2023 – Tenga en cuenta que todos los datos son provisionales y están sujetos a cambios.
PRUEBAS GRATUITAS  (con comprobante de seguro) en PS 3 ANNEX – 53rd & POLK STREET. Llame al 201.295.5070 si tiene alguna pregunta.
También recomendamos a vacunarse y / o recibir un refuerzo si es elegible. Programe su cita de vacunación hoy. Gratuito para nuestros residentes:
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Rental Assistance

Opening Monday March 22, 2021 the NJDCA COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program Phase II (CVERAP Phase II) will provide rental arrears and temporary rental assistance to low-to-moderate-income households (the program will only pay for rent arrears incurred after March 13, 2020). Selected households must meet the following eligibility criteria to qualify for assistance:

  • qualify for unemployment; or
  • have experienced a reduction in household income; or
  • incurred significant costs; or
  • experienced a financial hardship due, directly or indirectly, to the COVID-19 pandemic; or
  • demonstrate a risk of experiencing homelessness or housing instability;
  • have a household income at or below 80 percent of the area median income; or
  • have a lack of assets and savings to pay rent arrears or current and future rent; or
  • be a NJ resident and obligated to pay rent on a residential dwelling.

Property managers or owners of a residential dwelling may apply for assistance on behalf of a tenant. The landlord must:

  • obtain the signature of the tenant on the application, which may be documented electronically; and
  • must provide documentation of the application to the tenant to notify the tenant that the application has been submitted.

Click here for more details on how to apply

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The Hudson County CARES II Eviction Prevention Program can provide back rent and/or utility assistance for households who have fallen behind as a result of COVID-19.

Deadline is April 15 2021

In order to qualify for assistance through this application, the household must meet the criteria listed.

Please provide:

  • Best email address
  • Copy of Lease or a letter why you cannot or do not have one.
  • Documentation you are facing eviction if available, a landlord notice, court notice, etc.?
  • Copies of the 2 most current pay stubs for all household members 18 and over or a letter why one cannot be provided
  • Copies of checking and savings account or any other assets (Social security, child support, retirement etc.)
  • Copies of ID- Photo ID, Work ID or School ID and Birth Certificates for each family member
  • Land Lords name, number, address and email.


El Programa de Prevención de Desalojos CARES II del Condado de Hudson puede proporcionar alquiler atrasado y / o asistencia con los servicios públicos para los hogares que se han retrasado como resultado del COVID-19.

La fecha límite es abril 15 2021

Para calificar para asistencia a través de esta solicitud, el hogar debe cumplir con los criterios que se enumeran a continuación.

Por favor trae:

  • Mejor dirección de correo electrónico
  • Copia del contrato de arrendamiento o una carta por la que no puede o no tiene uno.
  • Documentación que enfrenta el desalojo, si está disponible, un aviso del propietario, un aviso judicial, etc.?
  • Copias de los 2 talones de pago más recientes de todos los miembros del hogar mayores de 18 años o una carta por la que no se puede proporcionar uno
  • Copias de cuentas corrientes y de ahorros o cualquier otro activo (seguridad social, manutención de menores, jubilación, etc.)
  • Copias de identificación: identificación con foto, identificación de trabajo o identificación escolar y certificados de nacimiento de cada miembro de la familia
  • Nombre, número, dirección y correo electrónico del propietario.


Small Landlord Emergency Grant (SLEG) Program

The New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency (NJHMFA) launched the Small Landlord Emergency Grant (SLEG) Program, to reimburse landlords for missed rent payments between April and July 2020 due to COVID-19.

Landlord grantees will receive funds to forgive back rent and late fees their tenants accrued between April and July 2020.

Applicants must be the Primary Property Owner of a residential rental property in New Jersey:

  • Property has at least 3 but no more than 10 total housing units; 
  • Property is NOT a seasonal or vacation rental property;  
  • Property has a current fire inspection certificate as of March 9, 2022;
  • Property has at least one non-vacant rental unit that was impacted by COVID-19 between April and July 2020;  
  • Must have low-to-moderate income rent levels

If you would like to learn more about this opportunity and how to apply for the grant, please register by clicking on the flyer for the webinar on Tuesday, August 18 at 1 p.m. 

Rental Assistance Program – Hudson County Eviction Prevention Application Program
Application Open August 24, 2020 – September 2, 2020

Hudson County CARES Act Eviction Prevention Program Guideline

Mayor Gabriel Rodriguez and the Board of Commissioners are proud to announce the Rental Assistance Program for West New York residents who need assistance paying for rent. The program was created in order to prevent evictions from hurting West New York families, and is hosted in conjunction with the County of Hudson. The project is funded by Federal CARES Act funding allocated to the Town of West New York.

West New York Residents are reminded that NO ONE MAY BE REMOVED FROM THEIR HOME FOR INABILITY TO PAY RENT DURING THE COVID-19 EMERGENCY. Executive Order 106, suspends evictions throughout the state, meaning no tenant may be removed from his or her home as a result of an eviction proceeding, with rare exceptions for cases such as when a tenant is violent or endangering other tenants.

To apply, please to apply directly or call 201.295.5100 for assistance. If your landlord is trying to force you from your home, please call the Mayor’s Office immediately between 9:00AM and 5:00PM Monday through Friday.


El alcalde Gabriel Rodríguez y la Junta de Comisionados se complacen en anunciar el Programa de Asistencia de Alquiler para los residentes de West New York que necesitan ayuda para pagar el alquiler. El programa fue creado con el fin de evitar que los desalojos lastimen a las familias de West New York, y se brinda en conjunto con el Condado Hudson. El proyecto está financiado por fondos de la Ley Federal CARES asignados a la ciudad de West New York.

Se le recuerda a los residentes de West Nueva York que NADIE PUEDE SER RETIRADO DE SU HOGAR POR INCAPACIDAD DE PAGAR EL ALQUILER DURANTE LA EMERGENCIA DE COVID-19. La Orden Ejecutiva 106 suspende los desalojos en todo el estado, lo que significa que ningún inquilino puede ser removido de su hogar como resultado de un proceso de desalojo, con raras excepciones para casos como cuando un inquilino es violento o pone en peligro a otros inquilinos.
Para aplicar, visite  o llame 201.295.5100 para obtener ayuda. Si su arrendador está tratando de obligarlo a salir de su casa, por favor llame la oficina del alcalde de inmediato entre las 9:00AM y 5:00PM de Lunes a Viernes.

Small Business Resources

County of Hudson

Applications are now being accepted through August 14th for the Hudson County Small Business Relief Program (HCSBRP) to provide grants of up to $20,000 to support small businesses located in Hudson County with no more than 25 full-time employees. The HCSBRP is funded through the Federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act. Grant funds may be used for a range of COVID-19 Pandemic costs resulting from closure, partial closure, or interruption of a small business, including pay for eligible expenses incurred or anticipated to be incurred between March 15, 2020 and August 31, 2020. Read more

New Jersey Redevelopment Authority

The New Jersey Redevelopment Authority will begin accepting applications on Monday August 10th at 9 am for the Small Business Lease Emergency Assistance Grant Program which provides grants up to $10,000 for small businesses in properties 5,000 sq. ft & below. For more information and to apply, follow the link below.

The HCEDC was honored to partner with NJRA for a webinar on this beneficial program which will be available soon on the HCEDC website at In the meantime, check out the NJRA site for eligibility, guidelines and a preview of the application so you can get ready to apply. Applications will be taken on a first come, first served basis. Read more

Free PCR COVID-19 Testing Every Monday

Mayor Gabriel Rodriguez and the Board of Commissioners strongly encourage you to get tested if you feel you’ve been exposed or are having symptoms.

FREE TESTING EVERY MONDAY (with proof of insurance) – Next testing on May 2nd from 3:30PM-6:00PM @ PS 3 ANNEX – 53rd & POLK STREET. Please call 201.295.5070 with any questions.

We also encourage to get vaccinated and/or boosted if eligible.  Schedule your vaccine appointment today.  Free to our residents every Saturday.

For more information on Covid-19 and vaccinations please visit:

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Free COVID-19 Testing on Jan. 28, 2022

Mayor Gabriel Rodriguez and the Board of Commissioners strongly encourage you to get tested if you feel you’ve been exposed or are having symptoms.

FREE TESTING EVERY FRIDAY – Next testing on January 28th from 4PM-6:30PM @ Memorial Freshman Academy (54th Street Between Park & Broadway).  Please call 201.295.5070 with any questions.

We also encourage to get vaccinated and/or boosted if eligible.  Schedule your vaccine appointment today.

For more information on Covid-19 and vaccinations please visit:

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