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Jersey City Enacts New Rooftop Bar Rules Along Pedestrian Plaza

The new regulations stem from an effort to keep noise at bay in the heart of Newark Avenue’s nightlife scene.
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West Side Avenue Could Become Jersey City’s Newest Special Improvement District

The City Council is scheduled to vote on an ordinance that would use new tax revenue assessed on about 300 commercial properties to spruce up one of Jersey City’s major retail corridors.
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Not Without Controversy, Jersey City Advances Inclusionary Housing Ordinance

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.
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Is Mayor Fulop’s Affordable Housing Plan Working?

The Atlantic’s Citylab recently published an article outlining Jersey City’s strategic development plan and its potential for success. They were optimistic. Similar to most major...
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A Q&A with Ward E Councilman James Solomon

The newly elected councilman, who represents all of Downtown, answers our questions about the challenges his development-heavy ward faces.
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Jersey City’s Property Tax Rate Finalized at 1.48%

Following the city’s first revaluation in almost three decades, their certified tax rate came in lower than expected.
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Newark’s Vacant Coe Mansion, Once Home to Cory Booker, Could Be Converted into Apartments

The Coe Mansion, located on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in Newark, currently sits vacant. Now, the historic home, which was once home to Senator Cory Booker, could be converted into 15 apartments.
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Orange City Council Ignores all Budget Cut Suggestions, Voting to Raise Property Taxes

The Citizens Budget Advisory Committee (CBAC), a nine-member board comprised of local business professionals, opposed the 6.35 percent increase in the municipal budget.
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Jersey News: JC Casino ‘an icon’, Christie OKs Pot for PTSD, NJ Millennials Live...

Our weekly news roundup of New Jersey stories you may have missed. This week, Jersey City casino developer touts project as iconic, NJ millennials are still living at home, Gannett slashes jobs at NJMG, more.
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Mayor Fulop Suggests Reval Will Impact Property Values, Proposes a Second One

On February 22, Mayor Steven Fulop outlined plans for what’s next in Jersey City including a second property tax revaluation in 2019.