Land Sale Could Advance Proposal for Greenway Between Jersey City and Montclair

Norfolk Southern Abandoned Rail Line Jersey City
A railway company that owns an abandoned rail line between Jersey City and Montclair wants to sell the property to the Open Space Institute in order to create a linear park.

Amazon Will Open 14 Delivery Stations in New Jersey During 2020

Amazon Opening 14 Delivery Stations In New Jersey
The e-commerce giant has signed leases for facilities throughout the state that will create thousands of jobs amid an uncertain retail landscape.

Virtual Meeting to Discuss Proposed 289-Unit Riverfront Development in Kearny

The Bridge Vermella Kearny Development Rendering
The developers behind the Vermella projects have new complexes in the works near train stations in Orange and Newark along with a site near the Passaic River in Kearny.

City of Newark Plans to Sell Two Properties for $159K to Developer

398 406 Chancellor Avenue Newark To Be Sold
New residential buildings could be coming to Chancellor Avenue in the South Ward of Newark and Sanford Avenue in the West Ward of the city.

As Anti-Racism Protests Sweep the Nation, Italians Stand Their Ground on Columbus Issue

Christopher Columbus Statue Removed Newark Featured
In Newark, onlookers in the dark hours of the morning, watched a century-old statue of Christopher Columbus removed from a plinth at the mayor’s orders. The city’s last statue of Columbus is still standing in the North Ward, but many believe it is only a matter of time before the 15th-century explorer tastes the waters of the Passaic River.

Newark’s Seth Boyden Terrace Site Could Become ‘Area in Need of Redevelopment’

Seth Boyden Terrace Newark Redevelopment Plan
Several current and former public housing sites in Newark’s South Ward could be designated as places in need of redevelopment by the Newark Central Planning Board.

Residents of Newark’s Forest Hill Work to Remember Neighborhood’s History

70 Berkeley Ave Newark Forest Hills Historic District
Two Newark organizations and the Newark Public Library have collaborated to place signs on historic homes throughout the Forest Hill neighborhood in the North Ward.

Newark Officials Support Replacing the Bridge Street Bridge

Bridge Street Bridge Newark
The Bridge Street Bridge connects Newark with Harrison and is often used by drivers traveling to and from Jersey City. Now, after more than 100 years serving Essex and Hudson Counties, the bridge could potentially be replaced.

75-Unit Development With Some ‘Affordable Housing’ Planned for Newark’s South Ward

158 164 Chancellor Avenue Newark Nj Development Planned
The City of Newark is expected to sell a property in the Weequahic neighborhood so that a 75-unit apartment complex can be created.

Development Called ‘The Blvd’ Could Replace Former Newark Bank

535 541 Mlk Boulevard Newark Rendering
A few weeks ago, Jersey Digs reported that the old Hamilton Building and Loan Association site near Arts High School in Newark had been sold to a developer for more than $1.5 million. Now, new details have been revealed about the new owner’s plans for the property.