Vote no for equality
Nov 06, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: One point must be made clear from the outset. Neither side in the debate over rent control wants to abolish it. The fact is that after 18 plus months of meetings with tenants, homeowne...
Vote ‘Yes’ to repeal the rent control ordinance amendment
Nov 06, 2011 | 1 1 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On Tuesday, our community will go to the polls to vote on changes to our rent control ordinance, an amendment known as Z-88. There have been mailings and slick brochures generated by a...
Ramos urges No. 7 station in Hoboken
Oct 30, 2011 | 1 1 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The following is a letter Assemblyman Ruben J. Ramos, Jr. (D-33rd Dist.) sent to the Port Authority and to James Weinstein, executive director, New Jersey Transit: Recently, I learned ...
Vote ‘No’ to keep rent control changes
Oct 30, 2011 | 8 8 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Contrary to Dan Tumpson’s recent letter, there is nothing harmful or unfair to Hoboken tenants from the recent City Council adoption of Amendment Z-88 to the Hoboken Rent Control Ordin...
Even the City Council said Z-88 should be changed: vote ‘yes’ to reject
Oct 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On November 8 Hoboken residents will have the opportunity to vote on Ordinance Z-88, an amendment to Hoboken’s rent control law that our entire city council stated, on the record, need...
Vote ‘No’ on Question 2
Oct 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Hoboken needs an effective Rent Control ordinance. Accordingly, I urge everyone to go to the polls on Nov. 8 and vote “No” on Public Question 2. A “No” vote will protect the rights of ...
Vote yes to repeal these unjust changes
Oct 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I write to lend my support to those hoping to reject the City Council’s recent changes to our Rent Control Ordinance. These changes come on the heels of previous revisions that have su...
Vote no
Oct 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Voting no on November 8 for ballot Public Question No. 2 is the only responsible use of your vote. For more than 25 years, Hoboken has been operating under rent control policies that a...
Don’t punish all tenants because of a few greedy people
Oct 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The deleveraging of America and the world has been going on for some time now. Homes and personal property are not worth what they once were. So many things got out of whack since I ha...
Republican Economic Nihilism Part I: A Tale of Five Tunnels
Oct 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Almost exactly one year ago, Governor Chris “Job Killer” Christie pulled the plug on the $8.7 billion ARC train tunnel project to connect New Jersey to Manhattan. In one brief announce...