Category: City Stuff

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Bike litter

Hoboken special: Bike litter The more you encourage bike riding in Hoboken, the better the chance scenes like this will happen: Bike Litter. On the corner sits barely the frame of an old bicycle....

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Flooding tank…

Dog & Pony show – Flooding tank $$ at city hall All this work going on downtown at City Hall in Hoboken. Apparently some kind of sophisticated (and public money costing) “flood containment” tank...

Are zip car signs and poles obnoxious in Hoboken NJ

Obnoxious Zip Car signs

Hoboken Character lost – Obnoxious Zip Car signs! We all know that Hertz abandoned the stupid Corner Car concept, and now Zip Car is car sharing vendor Du Jour. Annoying that parking spots are...

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More reverse angle parking

Reverse angle parking on 6th Street The city is at it again. That new-fangled “reverse angle” parking that they implemented on Willow Avenue uptown has struck again. This time on 6th Street between Clinton...

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Would thirsty concrete help flooding?

Why isn’t Hoboken using thirsty concrete to combat floods? Take a look at this video below. Apparently this porous asphalt from Tarmac called “ULTISuDS” can absorb (lots of) water – and possibly prevent the...

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Observer Highway Pie in the Sky

Observer Highway (HELL) commences Word, up, people! The asinine “redesign” of Observer Highway in Hoboken is about to rear it’s ugly head to that wants to drive on it. We said this eight or...