Last year, Jersey Digs reported that a residential development could be coming to the site of the Academy360 Lower School on the border of Verona and Montclair. Now, plans for a 200-unit project at the site could advance.
A listing shows that a property on the border of Verona and Montclair has been placed on the market and that a 300-unit development could be constructed.
The Gilded Era estate is now owned by Essex County and is open for tours and events on the grounds.
Jersey City can be a challenging place to raise a family. You want great public schools in which your kids can learn. You want enough space for your growing clan. Maybe you even want a yard. Maybe the answer is Verona, where you can move to the suburbs without sacrificing dining, culture, or easy access to the city.
For close to a century, millions of flags were produced at the Annin Flagmakers plant in Verona until its closure in 2013. Now, the plant, located at 163 Bloomfield Avenue in Verona is being converted into a new residential development called Annin Lofts.