Tagged: intersection safety

Finally: Intersection Improvements

1/6/2009: Action finally taken Take a look at this article I published on Hoboken411 back in August of 2007. I outlined some options to improve traffic and pedestrian safety in Hoboken, one of them...

Horrendous Hoboken Intersections

Horrendous Hoboken Intersections

3/24/2008: Today’s “traffic” entry comes from a Hoboken411 reader who witnessed this debacle at Willow and 1st last weekend: “Minivan Driver cut off Cyclist. Yelling match develops with Cyclist running around minivan trying to...

Another dangerous intersection

3/19/2008: Here, a Hoboken411 reader encountered a speeding maniac who had no regard to pedestrians, and barely escaped being squashed! 2nd and Adams is bad! “I know this probably happens all of the time,...

Corzine’s dangerous snack at intersection

2/23/2008: Governor Jon Corzine is the most powerful politician in New Jersey, and a resident of Hoboken. You’d think he’d be able to pitch in and help us with our parking, intersection and pedestrian...

Yep… Another intersection accident

9/3/2007 Update: Here’s a more detailed update from yesterday’s avoidable accident: Dozens of people enjoying a leisurely Sunday Brunch at Legal Beans were suddenly jarred by the sounds of yet another two-car collision on...

Hudson Place traffic concerns

In the last week, Hoboken411 reader “Litterboken” had expressed some concerns about the intersection at Hudson Street and Hudson Place, considering it a “death trap”. You can see some of the comments on the...

Finally, intersection improvements

Way back when Hoboken411 was only three months old, I posted an article about the dangerous intersection at Grand and Newark Streets, where there are numerous accidents, pedestrian injuries and even a death a...

Hoboken Intersection Parking: Part I

11/16/2006: Seeing that the topic of pedestrian safety is hot this week, wanted to add one more suggestion to this intersection issue: Extend the curbs out at each corner! Such as this location by...