Category: City Stuff

crossing guard training in the rain Hoboken NJ

Crossing Guard training in Hoboken

Is it really necessary to train a crossing guard? The city was out on 5th Street with a gaggle of yellow-jacketed “crossing guards” in training this spring. First thought that came to mind was...

HPU Hypocrisy Hoboken Carpentry Division 4th Street

HPU Hypocrisy 5/4/2016

HPU Hypocrisy: Ignoring offending city vehicles… again They other day, I saw an HPU money cart shuttle drive right past this obviously illegally parked city vehicle on 4th Street. It belonged to the “carpentry...

Hoboken Bicycle Cry Babies

Bicycle Cry Babies

Bicycle cry babies everywhere Maybe these bicycle cry babies running around should be riding tricycles instead? Holy mother of God! This poor excuse for a man “went nuts” over this short video showing cars...

Future Sign {graffiti}

Future Sign of the times – Graffiti & Parks We already know that even high-profile waterfront parks in Hoboken attract graffiti taggers. How about in the more sketchy areas of Hoboken? Like the “Southwest...

less parking in Hoboken

Now with even less parking

Less parking in Hoboken {that is progress?} As the population swells in Hoboken, the clowns at city hall are making it harder and harder to get around. Instead of adjusting for capacity, they crunch...

City Parks

City Parks – how they’ve changed Remembering my childhood, the phrase “let’s go to the park” usually meant having fun in a carefree way. Whether it was just laying on the grass, climbing some...

dangerous sweeper hoboken NJ

Dangerous Sweeper!

On the sidewalk? {Dangerous Sweeper!} Spotted the oddest thing the other day. What in God’s name was a Hoboken Street Sweeper doing circling Church Square Park? More like a dangerous sweeper. There were no...