The Keyport Bayfront Business Cooperative is the managing entity of the Keyport Business Improvement District, created by ordinance of the Borough of Keyport. It is run by an elected Board of Directors, comprised of business operators, property owners, representatives of the Borough of Keyport including Mayor and Council members, Borough committee representative and resident representative.
Open public meetings are held the third Thursday of each month at 6:30 pm in Council Chambers in the Municipal building, 70 West Front Street, Keyport, unless changes to this schedule are noted.* The meeting dates for 2015 are located here. Update: The August Board Meeting has been rescheduled for August 27th at 6:00 pm in Borough Hall Conference Room.
8/20/15 UPDATE: DUE TO POSSIBLE VIOLENT WEATHER THIS EVENING, THE MOTORCYCLE SHOW AND CONCERT HAVE BEEN CANCELLED. WE ARE SORRY FOR THE INCONVENIENCE....WE ARE DISAPPOINTED TOO! PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR ANY FUTURE UPDATES, AND LIKE AND SHARE OUR FACEBOOK PAGE, "KEYPORT HAPPENINGS" FOR EVENTS NEWS.
Please click here for an agenda of the next Board meeting. Click here for minutes of the last Board meeting.
The KBBC welcomes the involvement of the Keyport business community in various committees. Meetings of the Events Committee, Visual Improvements Committee and Visual Improvement Highway Sub-Committee are regularly scheduled. For more information on joining these committees, email the KBBC at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the KBBC office at 732-739-5138.
The 2015 Calendar of Events and Summer Concert Series schedule is available here.
Please click here for sponsorship information.
Upcoming Keyport Thursdays Event:
PLEASE SEE UPDATE, ABOVE. THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO POSSIBLE EXTREME WEATHER!
Keyport's Motorcycle Show on Aug. 20th, West Front St., with music from Dead On Live!, a Grateful Dead tribute band, for your listening, dancing and hula-hoop enjoyment! Concert starts at 7 pm in the Minipark. Click here for the registration form for the Motorcycle Show!
18th Annual Keyport Screamin' Country Jamboree is coming, Oct. 10-11, 2015. Applications for Keyport restaurants to enter the "Best Screamin' Chili Contest" on Sunday only, Oct. 11th, are available here.
Local Keyport retailers and non-profits can get a vendor application here. Food vendors, including Keyport restaurants, can get a food vendor application here.
Vendors and non-profit organizations outside of Keyport, click here for your vendor application.
Official Sponsorship applications for the 18th Annual Keyport Screamin' Country Jamboree are available here.
The Keyport Farmers Market will be held each Thursday between June 4th and October 22nd (with the exception of August 13th) between 1-7 pm or sellout. Businesses participating in Keyport's Business Improvement District and local non-profits are invited to take part in the Farmers Market for free, but must submit an application form to guarantee space availability. Location of the market is Fireman's Park, corner of W. Front St. and American Legion Drive. Please click here for an application.
Keyport businesses are invited to register on our mobile app, Keyport Community Hub, for free! Join our business directory on the mobile app by clicking on the link below
*Note that the app is updated every two weeks. Please continue to send in your applications, but be aware that your information may not be on the app for up to two weeks.
Stuart Koperweis, Executive Director
Bobbi Henniger, Manager
2015 Board Members
Charlie Merla, Vice President
Harry Aumack II, Mayor
Ann Boyce, Property Owner
Christine Bennett, 32 West Salon
Christian Bolte, resident representative
Joe Deleonibus, Joey's Bait Shack
Anna Panayiotou, Rinse Cycle Laundry
Holly Schult, PNC Bank
Joe Sheridan, Council Member
Jack Straub, Straub Motors