- About FBW
- Waterfront Plans
- Railyard plan is a radical departure from Hoboken’s scale and character
- Rail Yard Redevelopment Plan reflects Jersey City’s Newport, not Hoboken
- Parks and trees missing from City of Hoboken’s plan for central riverfront
- Squandering an Opportunity for Hoboken’s Central Waterfront?
- Col. Stevens’ vision for Hoboken still valid 200 years later
- FBW Executive Director speaks at MWA Conference
- A once-in-a-century opportunity for Hoboken’s waterfront
- Hoboken’s FBW honored as “Heroes of the Harbor” at 2014 Waterfront Conference in NYC
- Planning the gateway to Hoboken’s north end
- Governor Christie: Don’t Privatize Liberty State Park
- Questions about Hoboken’s flood strategy: Why the wall where it didn’t flood? Etc.
- Dutch-led team: Resist, Delay, Store, Discharge – a comprehensive strategy for Hoboken
- Comprehensive flood plan for Hoboken in high-stakes competition for federal funding
- Are we devising flood remedies based on a 1,000 year storm?
- Mayor Bloomberg proposes $19.5B, 438-page storm mitigation plan with 250 recommendations
- Dramatic downgrade for FEMA flood maps but 75% of Hoboken still in high risk flood areas
- 79% of Hoboken falls into FEMA’s new flood zone!
- 12-Point Plan in preparation for the next Sandy
- The Monarch
- Overwhelming opposition to Monarch project at Freeholder’s hearing; Planning Board denial upheld
- FBW seeks to support validity of Hoboken’s flood ordinances in federal court
- Monarch Towers developers challenge Hoboken flood ordinance in federal court
- Judge grants automatic approval for controversial Monarch Towers
- Gov. Christie vetoes bill risking flood insurance eligibility for Hudson River municipalities
- Monarch Towers described as classic case of bait and switch; motion for summary judgment filed
- City sues Monarch developers for breach of contract
- Get Involved
(May 2000) Friends of the Weehawken Waterfront are organizing a rally to protest the resumption of Planning Board hearings on […]Read More →
(April 2000) Real estate developer Roseland Properties and citizen group Friends of the Weehawken Waterfront (FWW) have entered into settlement […]Read More →
Six Months of Hearings on Port Imperial South Could be Voided by Conflict of Planning Board Chairman
Fifteen hearings have been held since they began on October 14, 1999. There has been over 50 hours of testimony […]Read More →