Our mission is to serve the interests and needs of residents by promoting a cleaner and safer neighborhood, uniting residents in common causes, cooperating with city government, acting as a sounding board for the opinions of residents, representing local residents at city meetings, and serving the interests of the citizenry of downtown Jersey City.
HPNA Public Meeting with Councilman James Solomon
Sewage Free Streets Public Comments
When it rains in Jersey City, the combined sewer system overflows into nearby waterways and localized flooding can have a combination of sewage and stormwater. This is known as a combined sewer overflow (CSO). The Jersey City Municipal Utilities Authority (JCMUA), has submitted a Long Term Control Plan (LTCP) to reduce and/or eliminate CSOs.
Compost Shed at McWilliams Place and 8th Street
ONLY FOOD SCRAPS
This is a food scrap for composting drop-off point. Please see this Composting flyer.pdf for more information on acceptable food products. Please do not bring your food scraps in a plastic bag and dump the plastic bag in one of the two bins in the shed. 1/12/21 update: The shed at Jersey Avenue and 9th Street has been removed due to a broken lid. Another shed will replace it but not until March. Please use the compost shed at McWilliams Place and 8th Street.
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NECESSITIES BEFORE AMENITIES
We meet the 1st Thursday of most months. Check our upcoming events to confirm the date and location.
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