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Triangle park moves ahead despite differing views

25. February 2015

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(Star Ledger Report) Newark’s city council unanimously agreed to pass legislation today that paves the way for the Triangle Park project with the possibility of retail opportunities.  Earlier this month the council voted to transfer city land to the Newark Housing Authority for the creation of a park in the shape of the triangle in […]

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NJIT plans $100M events center, may help NCAA Conference discussion

19. February 2015

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More NJT sports fans will likely be able to take the family to regular home games a few seasons from now, thanks to a recently approved events center that school officials say should be added the the university’s campus by 2017. The NJIT Board of Directors recently approved preliminary plans for a 200,000 square foot […]

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Crossing Broadway, Washington Heights’ Transformation Since Great Depression

16. February 2015

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“Crossing Broadway: Washington Heights and the Promise of New York City,” by author Robert Snyder, looks into the neighborhood’s transition from being nicknamed “Frankfurt on the Hudson” because of its large German Jewish population to its current designation as home to the country’s largest Dominican community.   It shows how a neighborhood once nicknamed “Frankfurt on […]

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Triangle Park (Newark’s newest proposed park in Downtown) inches forward

9. February 2015

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For Over 10 years, Triangle Park, a new park located next to the Prudential center, was envisioned as the lush capstone on a plan to rebuild Newark’s once desolate downtown core.  The final stage in a project under way for a decade, the park would provide a pedestrian link between Newark’s Ironbound, Penn Station and […]

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City of Newark’s Valentine Couples Lot Sales

8. February 2015

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So here is the details of the city of Newark’s Valentine Couples Sale.  – Saturday, 14 February 2015, 9:00AM – 12:00PM at Newark City Hall (920 Broad Street). In the spirit of St. Valentine’s Day, we are doing a sale of city lots exclusively to COUPLES. Transforming non-tax producing city owned lots to occupied, tax […]

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Newark New Housing incentive Program “Live Newark”

6. February 2015

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Mayor Ras J. Baraka, members of the Newark Municipal Council, and Deputy Mayor for Economic Development Baye Adofo-Wilson launched the “Live Newark” Program to encourage municipal employees and public school teachers to purchase homes in two struggling neighborhoods, at a City Hall press conference today. The program will provide home purchasers with forgivable loans to […]

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Newark City Council Approved Zoning Master Plan

5. February 2015

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On February 4th, in the afternoon scheduled council meeting the council approved unanimously adopted the city’s first new zoning in 60 years.   Most of all, its existence is testament to the persistence of Newarkers across the city working & dreaming for the neighborhoods & environments we want. Newark Zoning & Land Use Regulations (NZLUR)contains rules […]

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Business Insiders rank NJIT No 1

30. January 2015

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Business Insider is an American business and technology news website launched in February 2009 and based in New York City.  The site provides and analyzes business news and acts as an aggregator of top news stories from around the web. Its original works are sometimes cited by other, larger, publications such as The New York […]

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Bracing for the storm of 2015 what you need to Know

26. January 2015

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The meteorologist are forecasting a textbook nor’easter takes shape over the next 48 hours. STRONG WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED THROUGH MUCH OF THE DAY. WIND GUSTS OF 40 TO 45 MPH ARE POSSIBLE FROM TIME TO TIME… ESPECIALLY THIS MORNING. THE WIND GUSTS MAY BRING DOWN SMALL TREE LIMBS AND MAY BLOW AROUND OUTDOOR OBJECTS […]

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Redevelopment links several neighboring cities with a collective plan

22. January 2015

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The mayors of three neighboring cities are expected to speak later this month about how changes to the areas surrounding train stations could potentially help bolster some of the state’s struggling neighborhoods. The Urban Essex Coalition for Smart Growth formed in 2013 as a result of the Together North Jersey initiative, which is working to […]

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