HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken’s next-gen smart bikes approved; should start in spring The last major roadblock in the path of the Hoboken-Weehawken bike share has fallen, and the program is expected to roll out in the n...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
State of the City to be held on Feb. 24 Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop will present his annual State of the City address on Feb. 24 at 6 p.m., in the City Hall Council Chambers, 280 Grove St., Jerse...
The Trouble with Washington Street – Part 7
Feb 22, 2015 | 11 11 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Did you know that bike use is rising among the young, falling amongst children (parents drive them everywhere), and skyrocketing among the fastest growing 60-79 age group?! Today, with...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
Weehawken/Hoboken bike sharing plan moves forward The last major roadblock in the path of the Hoboken-Weehawken bike share has fallen, and the program is expected to roll out in the next three mont...
Updates on ferry delays and closures posted on web
Feb 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Due to heavy ice in the Hudson River, some of the local ferries are suspended and others are running on a limited schedule. NYWaterway has posted updated winter river condition advisories at nywate...
City to hold special council meeting Monday night regarding flood pump
Feb 20, 2015 | 10 10 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- This past Wednesday, a resolution authorizing the city to issue $11.9 million in bond notes for a flood pump’s construction fell one vote shy of the six affirmative votes on the nine-mem...
Route 3 bridge closed this weekend
Feb 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS – Beginning at 11:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb 21 through 11:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb 22, Route 3 eastbound will be closed from the Meadowlands/Route 120 in East Rutherford to Meadowlands Parkway in S...
Heavy ice at midtown/pier 79 and World Financial Center causing ferry delays and closures
Feb 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Due to severe ice at the midtown/pier 79 and World Financial Center (WFC) terminals, riders should expect possible delays and/or closures. The following changes were in effect on Thursday morning, ...
How cold is it? Well, we'll answer that: 2 degrees in New Jersey (and 48 in Florida)
Feb 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- Residents woke up this morning to temperatures of 2 degrees, with the wind chill even colder. Some of them also woke up to their Florida friends on Facebook complaining that it's i...
Reform Update: Exchanges need better tech or better info on narrow networks, experts say
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Feb 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
“A recent Modern Healthcare article http://www.modernhealthcare.com/ * noted: “Experts and consumer advocates have faulted the Obamacare insurance exchanges for not providing clear, accurate and up...