Category: City Stuff

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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...

Hoboken DWI Checkpoint December 19 2015

Hoboken DWI Checkpoint Tonight

Hoboken DWI Checkpoint “announced” Okay – the city of Hoboken announced that there will be a Here’s the official announcement below: he Hoboken Police Department’s Traffic Bureau will be conducting a D.W.I. checkpoint on...

Hoboken City Council Meeting December 16 NJ

Hoboken City Council Meeting

Hoboken City Council Meeting of December 16, 2015 Inspect Hoboken City Council meeting documents below – and click here at 7:00pm to watch live video stream. A few items of note for tonight’s meeting:...

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Bikes on streets

Narrow streets + bikes = dumb I’m telling you – my idea to RESTRICT bicycles on most east / west roads in Hoboken is a great idea. There are only about three roads that...

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Parking Dude

Parking Dude {Hoboken app release} Hoboken resident (who offers basketball clinics for kids) is releasing a new “app” to help people with parking in town called Parking Dude. Andrew is no stranger to the...

Observer Highway Paving Hoboken NJ December 2015

Holiday Paving! Joy!

Holiday Paving in Hoboken – Are businesses happy? Well, it finally looks like Observer Highway is set to get paved starting tomorrow. They expect it to take between one and two weeks, weather permitting...