The Department of Planning, Community and Economic Development will hold a public meeting on Thursday, July 13 to discuss its One-Year Consolidated Plan and its HOME and Community Development Block Grant programs. The meeting will take place at 5 p.m. in the Department of Planning, Community and Economic Development, 25 Kirkpatrick Street, 2nd Floor. The following will […]
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The City of New Brunswick has completed its 2015-16 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report. Copies of this report will be submitted to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Newark Area Office, on or about September 30, 2016. This report is available for review to interested citizens at the Office of Community Development, […]
A new grant program seeks to help businesses owners rehabilitate and improve their appearances in businesses around the City’s French Street corridor. Businesses in the Esperanza Neighborhood Project target area will be able to apply for matching grants of up to $20,000 to improve the quality of storefronts and signage. This is intended to create […]
Bike lanes, new pedestrian crossings, and narrowed lanes are among the ideas being considered to change traffic patterns on Livingston Avenue so that it becomes safer and more accessible for pedestrians, cyclists and motorists. The City of New Brunswick and Middlesex County held a forum on August 18 at A.C. Redshaw School to present four […]
City and County officials will be at the A.C. Redshaw School from 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, August 18 to present information and answer questions from the public regarding proposed road improvements to Livingston Avenue. The school is located at 216 Livingston Avenue. For more information regarding changes to Livingston Avenue, click here.
The bicycle path over the Lynch Bridge will soon be the site of a research and planning initiative following the awarding of a $20,000 Community-University Research Partnership grant from Rutgers University. The proposal, titled “Improving Safety and Community Access to the Lynch Bridge Bicycle Path,” is a joint effort between the City of New Brunswick […]