PUBLIC MEETINGS FOR OBSERVER HIGHWAY AND NEWARK STREET SAFE STREET REDESIGNS WEDNESDAY MAY 30TH
The public is invited to community meetings regarding the redesign of Observer Highway and a section of Newark Street. The meetings will take place on Wednesday, May 30th in the basement conference room of City Hall, 94 Washington Street. The meeting for Observer Highway will take place from 6p-7pm followed by a meeting for Newark Street from 7pm-8pm. Both meetings will be “open house” format and residents can visit at any time.
The City of Hoboken has $2 million in federal funding to improve Observer Highway and $240,000 in federal funding to improve Newark Street between River Street and Washington Street. The funding for both projects was secured by Senator Robert Menendez.
The City previously held public meetings on August 17, 2010 and March 3, 2011 to discuss the redesign of Observer Highway and on July 19, 2010 and March 23, 2011 to discuss Newark Street. ◦