200 Executive Drive West Orange Development

Despite Wave of Public Criticism, West Orange Town Council Votes in Favor of Controversial...

0
The West Orange town council passed a resolution this week to designate an office park an “area in need of redevelopment.” The 4-1 vote stands at odds with the wave of public criticism during the meeting against the designation, which paves the way for a windfall tax abatement.
Hudson County Ice Contract Renewal

Lawsuits Fly, Tensions Flare Over Hudson County’s ICE Contract

0
The decision to extend an agreement with a controversial Federal agency that houses undocumented immigrants at a county jail has churned up a lot of emotions between activists and local officials.
Jersey City Inclusionary Housing Ordinance

Lawsuit Says Jersey City’s ‘Deeply Flawed’ Inclusionary Zoning Should Go

0
The Fair Share Housing Center is asking the courts to throw out legislation that the City Council approved this summer, arguing that it was enacted illegally and “gives a pass to politically connected developers.”
Old Police Station 595 Lincoln Avenue Orange

Council Could Revoke Plans to Sell Former Orange Police Station to Condo Developer

0
An old police station on Lincoln Avenue in Orange was expected to be sold for $1.2 million to a developer so that a project with 60 condominiums could be constructed. Now, the Orange Municipal Council is seeking to revoke the contract of sale and more.
425 Summit Avenue Jersey City Rendering Updated

Eliot Spitzer’s Company to Pitch High-Rise on Jersey City’s Summit Avenue

0
A group partially run by New York’s former Governor will soon be presenting plans for a 386-unit mixed use development.
Jersey City Inclusionary Housing Ordinance

Not Without Controversy, Jersey City Advances Inclusionary Housing Ordinance

0
The council voted 7-2 to introduce a 20 percent affordable housing requirement on all new developments over 15 units, but amendments looking to eliminate several carve-outs in the law were rejected for now.
Cynthia Hadjiyannis Jersey City Ward D

Cynthia Hadjiyannis Announces Campaign for Jersey City’s Ward D Seat

0
The co-founder of the Jersey City Reservoir Preservation Alliance who has spent 15 years working with locals and community groups is hoping to represent The Heights on the city council.
Food Truck Ordinance Jersey City

Jersey City Set to Vote on Revamped Food Truck Ordinance Tonight

0
After months of discussion and modifications, a compromise that will lessen the financial impact of controversial mobile vendor fees appears to have been reached.
New Jersey State House

New Jersey Accepting Applications For COVID-19 Rent Relief Program

0
The state has opened a lottery program to aid tenants that have been impacted by the coronavirus and those interested have two weeks to enroll.
New Jersey State House

N.J. Legislators Pass $100 Million COVID-19 Rent Relief Bill

0
The state’s Assembly approved a bill that could give emergency rental assistance to tenants financially impacted by the coronavirus, which will now head to Governor Murphy’s desk.

FOLLOW US

8,022FansLike
22,490FollowersFollow
2,999FollowersFollow