The Jersey City Redevelopment Agency is seeking proposals from qualified developers for the acquisition and redevelopment of 174 Newark Avenue.
Currently used as a surface parking lot, the property is located along Jersey City’s popular Pedestrian Plaza, home to numerous restaurants and shops. It sits within the 174 Newark Avenue Redevelopment Plan, which aims to:
“1) promote the redevelopment of the existing surface parking area with an economically viable mixed-use commercial building, including the retention of publicly accessible off-street parking within the structure, 2) activate the streetscape and pedestrian realm and create a more pleasant, safe and economically vibrant area, 3) improve sidewalk areas with new pavement, street trees and decorative features to improve pedestrian safety and the aesthetics of the pedestrian environment in this area, and 4) promote the inclusion of multiple commercial uses within the building in order to diversify the types commercial uses in the area and promote additional economic vitality.”
The full notice can be found here: 174 Newark Avenue Request for Proposals
The official notice:
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: ACQUISITION AND REDEVELOPMENT OF 174 NEWARK AVENUE WITHIN THE 174 NEWARK REHABILITATION AREA
The Jersey City Redevelopment Agency is seeking proposals from qualified developers for the acquisition and redevelopment for property located at 174 Newark Avenue, Jersey City, NJ. The site is within the 174 Newark Avenue Rehabilitation Area. The RFP document will be available on the Agency’s website www.thejcra.org. Proposals submitted via certified mail, private courier service or hand delivery must include three (3) paper copies and one (1) electronic copy (USB drive format preferred) of the proposal. All submissions must be delivered no later than 3:00pm on December 10, 2022 to Jersey City Redevelopment Agency, 4 Jackson Square (a/k/a 39 Kearney Avenue), Jersey City, New Jersey 07305.