Pave the way for more flooding!
Why pave a lot? Where does the storm water go?
Over in the NW section of town – some empty lot work has been taking place (a new park will eventually come in the area).
But one resident Nick noticed the major flooding in that area today, and asked:
“Have you seen that they paved over the open lots uptown? I can’t believe that this was the best use of the land, considering the administration is pegging the site to be a park. I especially took note today as the heavy rain water is running off the blacktop and flooding the sewer system around the blocks. For a city that is trying to deal with storm water issues, this is the height of stupidity!“
Note: This is probably considered par for the course for Hoboken. Good luck with that. The left hand doesn’t know what the right hand is doing, and you expect them to possess some common sense? Haha! The best you can hope for is doublespeak and teaser promises!
About Hoboken411 Photo of the Day
The Hoboken Photo of the Day is a regularly updated section on Hoboken411.com.
Conceived and launched in 2006, the original Hoboken Photo of the Day category contains thousands of pictures and includes many other subsections, including Drunk Bread Crumbs, HDR Photography, Hoboken Digital Art, and more.
We feel that by photo-documenting the city of Hoboken season after season, “a picture is worth 1000 words,” and can tell a myriad of stories encompassing the good, bad and the ugly contained within the mile-square. Our constantly-evolving way of maintaining a historical archive of memories and sights.
Want your picture featured? Simply email Hoboken411@gmail.com with your photo and back-story!