News & Announcements

Help The Embankment Preservation Coalition Win $25K in National Trust for Historic Preservation Challenge

Friday, June 3, 2011
The National Trust for Historic Preservation (NTHP) has selected the Embankment Preservation Coalition from 250 entrants for its "This Place Matters" Community Challenge. One hundred projects were chosen to compete for three top prizes of $25,000, $10,000, or $5,000. You can help the Embankment Preservation Coalition win a prize by giving them your vote!

Statement by Mike Francisco President, Harsimus Cove Association, Regarding the Proposed Sale of 8 Erie Street, Jersey City, NJ

Friday, May 6, 2011
The Harsimus Cove Association wants to guarantee the highest and best use of 8 Erie Street for all of our residents. As bad as the City is in need of money, the purchase price of $4 million is hardly adequate or ‘fair market value.’ We must begin to think long-term and not throw away the opportunity to do what is right for our neighborhood—not just for today, but for the future.

The Litter Patrol: Coming to a Gutter Near You!

Wednesday, March 23, 2011
The Harsimus Cove Association is starting a new program to help keep our neighborhood tidy -- the Litter Patrol. Will you be a part of it?

Request for Designer to Provide Harsimus Cove Association with Visual Identity

Sunday, February 27, 2011
Harsimus Cove Association is looking for a pro-bono graphic designer to help us develop a new visual identity. The project can be as big or small as you choose and you preferably live within the Harsimus Cove neighborhood or within Jersey City.

Make My City 2!

Thursday, September 23, 2010
From November 15–21, Jersey City merchants invite you to put your money where your heart is.

Emergency Mass Alert System Unveiled

Friday, August 27, 2010
The City's new C3 Emergency Mass Alert System takes advantage of the latest technologies to reach residents and businesses with important messages regarding emergencies and public safety.

Make My City!

Friday, July 9, 2010
From July 18–24, Jersey City merchants invite you to put your money where your heart is.

Children and Parents Rejoice! Hamilton Park Re-opens Tomorrow!

Wednesday, May 26, 2010
Grab the kiddies and head to Hamilton Park for the official re-opening!

Embankment Action Alert May 26, 2010

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

United Water Jersey City Schedules Water Main Shutdown May 11

Monday, May 10, 2010
On Tuesday, May 11, United Water will temporarily shut down a transmission main which serves all parts of downtown Jersey City except the Newport area. The repairs, which will begin at about 9 a.m., should be completed by the evening.

SPEAKER: What is Urban Garden Design?

Monday, April 19, 2010
Have Spring Fever? Looking to get "green" for Earthday? Learn how to spruce up that green space and get ready for the summer at the April HCA meeting this Wednesday.

Board of Education Election Forums on April 13 & April 15

Monday, April 12, 2010
Care about educating the future of Jersey City? Care about rising taxes? Come meet the candidates for the Board of Education and get educated on what you can be done for the Jersey City School System!

Boil Water Advisory Issued [UPDATE: Advisory Lifted]

Thursday, April 1, 2010
Boil water still in effect as of April 1 at 7:30PM

New Website Launched

Sunday, March 28, 2010
The new website will allow us to post timely content including meeting minutes, news and photos of the people and places of Harsimus Cove.

High Speed Internet for Jersey City

Tuesday, March 23, 2010
Learn more about a group of very involved citizens working hard with the City to get Google to use Jersey City as a test site for their high-speed optical fiber.

Public Hearing of 2010 Municipal Budget

Monday, February 23, 2009
City Council hears from Angry Jersey City Residents during public hearing on the 2010 Budget.

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