Proposed plan for lower Washington Street
Feb 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: When I walked Washington Street last week, I counted 18 vacant retail spaces between 1st and 8th Streets. As it is, retailers are suffering because there are not enough out of town sho...
We are all in this together
Feb 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The “Complete Streets” Redesign plan for Washington Street is a divisive issue. It involves business owners, pedestrians, bike riders, bus riders, car owners, and vehicular commercial ...
Is a complete “redesign” necessary?
Feb 07, 2016 | 5 5 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The project called Washington Street Redesign is a very expensive (current estimate $15 million) and complex proposal that leaves much to be desired. There are priorities to be set in ...
Scary situation
Feb 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Just after the New Year, one of our family members needed to be rushed to the hospital. We decided to go to a nearby hospital that has the reputation of being one of the best in the st...
Ready to give up your car yet?
Feb 07, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Once, when residents decided to make Hoboken their home, they would eventually give up their cars, living without their own personal transportation in the walkable city. I owned a car ...
A member of your community
Feb 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am writing about a hate incident that happened in our city recenbtly at 11th and Washington. I closed on my condominium purchase on Washington Street on Thursday 1/14 and came on Sat...
A letter to the mayor
Jan 31, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Below is a copy of the e-mail I sent to Mayor Zimmer about an ongoing situation. Dear Mayor Zimmer, My husband and I have resided on Park Avenue for over 25 years and thus, have dealt ...
A letter from Assemblywoman Annette Chaparro
Jan 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I was proud to be sworn in as a member of the General Assembly to represent my hometown and home county as a representative for the 33rd District of New Jersey in January. But now, the...
Dept. of Environmental Services gets the job done
Jan 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: We know that griping and moaning is an art form in Hoboken, but I am writing this letter as a shout out to the hard working employees of the Dept. of Environmental Services who heavy l...
Doesn’t make sense
Jan 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: For seven years now I’ve been conducting a weekly meeting for a vibrant group of visually impaired Hudson County seniors. The group had been funded by the North Hudson Area Agency on A...