The owners of the past Pabst Brewery properties have a meeting with the Newark Zoning Board to discuss converting the property to 660 unit development. The new development would include ground-floor commercial space, approximately 665 parking spaces, a daycare center with an outdoor secure play area, two gymnasiums, a common work area with conference rooms, individual study offices, an outdoor basketball court, community rooms, and other related amenities.
Newark has always had a rich history for New Jersey and America. It’s so great to see additional neighborhoods working towards honoring that history.
It happens all the time, and this one is being mapped out in a virtual board meeting due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Seeing what Audible has been doing for the Newark community, we can only hope an Amazon facility will keep the tradition going.
Bernel Hall, and Invest Newark, are doing what they can do help the Newark community. Hall is is encouraging business to open, and do more in Newark, which in turns helps the people of Newark.
There is much more involved with house flipping than what meets the eye. This is a great read for anything interested.
Local IT freelancer, and photography hobbiest, Donell Woodson, travels around Newark during the pandemic and offers a beautiful look at the city.
In the 40s and 50s you could hop on a streetcar (trolley) and get around some New Jersey towns. Here is a look at those trolleys.
It’s great to see that among all the protests around the country, and how violent and destructive they got, that Newark stayed peaceful.
This former Newark elementary school was meant to be converted into apartments, but instead, it will be used for education once again. A charter school, in fact.
We are all for modernizing schools, but NJIT plans on rebuilding a bunch of its campus, which would destroy some of Newark’s most historic buildings.
A new plan has been passed for downtown Newark, called Transit Village. There is economic growth opportunity within the plan, creating offering new businesses a chance to strive near easily accessible locations.