Category: City Stuff

Park Avenue Bridge Closure Hoboken NJ Epic Disaster

Park Avenue Bridge Closure {update}

Once Park Avenue Bridge construction resumes {will have limited hours} When the transportation freezes are lifted, the Park Avenue Bridge restoration project will resume once again. But they’ve caved under public pressure – and...

Hoboken Floods July 25 2016

Hoboken Floods {again}

Hoboken Floods once again Another typical summer thunderstorm – more of the same: Hoboken floods all over. Even with the “wet weather pumps,” half the town is under water. Now, even manholes are blowing...

Bloomfield Street Hoboken already bumpy

That didn’t take long

That didn’t take long {Bloomfield Bumps} Bloomfield Street in Hoboken was always one of the most kidney-jarring roads in town (along with Washington Street). It was “paved” not too long ago. And as we...

Hoboken Bike Share Fails

Hoboken Bike Share FAIL

Hoboken Bike Share Fail {say “no” to socialized transport} The Hoboken Bike Share Program – NextBike (or “Hudson Bike Share” – which makes it sound bigger than it really is – since most others...

Hoboken fire department elevated emergency generator

No confidence?

No confidence in flooding “solutions” in Hoboken? This one photo kind of sums up how the city feels about their own “marvelous” flooding “solutions” that have cost millions of dollars (of other people’s money.)...

towing is expensive in Hoboken

Extreme towing {costs}

Towing is expensive. Great business idea! Have you seen the new signs for towing up near the Shipyard? What a racket! Here’s what the signs say exactly: Unauthorized parking in an assigned space is...