We believe that successful waterfronts begin with sound planning, time-tested urban design and an understanding that the water’s edge belongs to the public.

Connect the Waterfront – The Final Stretch

Union Dry Dock, the Monarch Pier, etc. With your support, we can connect the final missing links to Hoboken’s waterfront park, a concept first introduced by the Fund for a Better Waterfront in 1990. We’ve come a long way and we are in the final stretch, yet our waterfront has yet to live up to its full potential. 

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Recent Articles

Celebrate Hoboken’s Waterfront on City of Water Day, Saturday, July 10

June 25th, 2021|Comments Off on Celebrate Hoboken’s Waterfront on City of Water Day, Saturday, July 10

Join FBW, the Hoboken Cove Community Boathouse, Ke Aloha Outrigger and Resilience Paddle Sports for a day of activities celebrating Hoboken’s waterfront. City of Water Day, sponsored by the Waterfront Alliance and NY & [...]

After a contentious, multi-year battle, City will acquire Union Dry Dock, one of the final missing links in Hoboken’s waterfront park

June 19th, 2021|Comments Off on After a contentious, multi-year battle, City will acquire Union Dry Dock, one of the final missing links in Hoboken’s waterfront park

Protesters in the 2019 March on March 9 to Save Your Waterfront. FBW | June 20, 2021 In November of 2017, NY Waterway sought to relocate its ferry refueling/repair operation to [...]

Are we saving or destroying the Hudson River Palisades?

March 25th, 2021|Comments Off on Are we saving or destroying the Hudson River Palisades?

Image 1: The Hudson River Palisades in Alpine, New Jersey. Image 2: Highrise towers built atop the Palisades Cliffs in Fort Lee and Cliffside Park, New Jersey. Image 3: [...]

Monarch settlement advances

February 5th, 2021|Comments Off on Monarch settlement advances

Would be another victory in 30-year battle to preserve Hoboken’s waterfront for a public park The Monarch Towers proposed for this pier over the Hudson River at the Weehawken Cove would have privatized [...]