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1,500 petitions later, group against Monarch Project meeting tonight at 9:00 PM

Here are the latest updates from Hoboken Residents for a Public Waterfront.


TONIGHT:  Hudson Tea Residents Lounge at 1500 Hudson St – 9 PM:  Information session to get organized before tomorrow night’s public hearing of the Hudson County Planning Board.  This meeting is for anyone who wants to discuss ideas and speak about strategy.
PUBLIC HEARING:  Wednesday, January 18th – 6:30 PM:  Public Hearing in front of the Hudson County Planning Board.  Having a large number of people attend the meeting to oppose the project is necessary!!!  Please come by and help us pack the room to show support in numbers to oppose this project!  This meeting will be held at the Freeholders Chambers – 3rd Floor 567 Pavonia Avenue Jersey City NJ 07306.  Please let us know if you need directions.  See the following meeting agenda: http://www.scribd.com/doc/77804505/HCPB-Jan-2012-Agenda
PUBLIC HEARING:  Tuesday, February 7th:  Save the Date!  Public Hearing in front of the Hoboken City Planning Board.  The Monarch project is anticipated to be scheduled for this meeting, but not yet confirmed.  As soon as we get a definitive answer as to the itinerary for this meeting, we will pass along the information.  THE HOBOKEN CITY PLANNING BOARD MEETING IS EXTREMELY IMPORTANT.  THIS IS OUR CITY AND THIS PROJECT CAN BE STOPPED IN ITS TRACKS IF THE PLANNING BOARD SAYS NO!!!  THE PLANNING BOARD MEMBERS WILL REACT TO A LARGE SHOWING OF OPPOSITION.  We will have an update on this meeting next week.
PETITIONS:  We currently have approximately 1,500 signatures on our petition.  Our online petition has 171 signatures.  We need MORE!  See link for the online petition as follows:  http://www.ipetitions.com/petition/hoboken-public-waterfront/  – Please continue to forward this along to your contacts, friends and family!  We ALWAYS need more signatures!  If you want to help collect signatures, please contact Maureen Carroll at carrollmaureen@aol.com for information.

Please continue to spread the word.  New people are signing our petition every day because of your help.  We hope to see many of you tonight and at Wednesday’s public hearing.

Regards,
Hoboken Residents for a Public Waterfront
@HobokenRPW on Twitter

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