Tagged: Tax Increase

hoboken mayor david roberts chickens coming home to roost

Massive tax increase: Came & stayed!

Remember the beginning of the property tax hell in Hoboken? Thought some of you might want to see where it all began – with this video message from former Mayor David Roberts back in...

Hoboken has a massive budget surplus after over taxing residents

Hoboken’s $20 Million Dollar Surplus!

8/11/2010: Taxpayers fleeced, massive slush fund uncovered Are you sitting down? Hoboken ended Fiscal Year 2010 with a surplus of nearly $20 million dollars. That’s not a misprint. Ten days after the end of...

Beth Mason Hoboken NJ Press Release

Mason urges council to vote “no”

3/17/2010: 2nd Ward Councilwoman Beth Mason sent this press release yesterday. Mason: Zimmer Budget Includes 8% Tax Hike Council Should Vote to Reject It Councilwoman Beth Mason is urging her council colleagues to vote...

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In Zimmer’s words… 400 days later

12/4/2009 Update: So what has been accomplished? (other than new hires) Back in October 2008 (exactly 411 days ago), Hoboken411 published a letter from then Councilwoman Dawn Zimmer. After this week’s City Council meeting,...

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Liquor and wine does cost more…

8/6/2009 Update: Speaking of booze… More government taxes Since I rarely go out these days, I haven’t been able to report whether wine or cocktail prices have gone up at local bars – but...

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Monday: Speak up about the budget!

11/14/2008: Are you steamed that the Hoboken Budget is out of control? Want your voice heard? Head down to city hall (94 Washington St.) on Monday, November 17th at 7pm as the Hoboken City...