Sunday, August 14, 2011

Free Garage Parking From City of Hoboken Due to Flooding- 2 PM Update

This note went out from the city of Hoboken at 2pm to offer residents free parking on account of flooding....

Free Garage Parking for Residents in Flood-Prone Areas -

2pm update and Free Parking Extended

The City of Hoboken is providing free parking in municipal Garage B (located on 2nd Street between Hudson and River streets) through Monday, August 15 at 8pm for residents who reside in flood-prone areas and have a valid Resident parking permit or Temporary parking permit placard.
Residents in flood-prone areas are asked to move their cars to the garage or to higher ground as the rain is expected to continue. High tide (and the possibility of additional flooding) will be around 10pm on Sunday night and 10:30am on Sunday morning.

The following streets are closed and barricades are in place as of 2pm on August 14:
  •  Jackson Street from 3rd to 4th
  • 4th Street from Monroe to Harrison
  • Henderson Street from Observer Highway to 18th
  • Park Avenue from Observer Highway to Newark
  • Newark Street from Garden to Park
  • 9th Street from Monroe to Madison
  • Madison Street from 8th to 12th
  • Harrison Street from 1st to Observer Highway
  • Willow Street from 1st Street to Newark
  • Paterson & Harrison
  • Marshall Street
  • Adams Street from 8th to 9th
  • 9th Street from Jefferson to Clinton
  • Grant Street from Newark to 1st
  • Clinton Street from 2nd to 3rd
  • 2nd Street from Willow to Clinton
  • Clinton Street from Newark to Park
  • Clinton Street from Newark to 1st 
Residents are strongly urged not to move or drive around any barricades on flooded streets and not to walk or drive through any flooded area.
A map of flood-prone areas is available on the City website: