Saturday, December 10, 2016 - 7:00pm - 11:00pm
Join us for the DCNA Annual Holiday Party.  
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News & Announcements

Posted on Feb 24 2016
A letter from the Downtown Coalition of Neighborhood Associations, joined by community groups throughout Jersey City, to Mayor Steven Fulop asking for a proactive, nationwide search for the a Planning Director to succeed Robert Cotter.  
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Posted on Dec 5 2015
There’s no place like Harsimus for the Holidays. It’s only a matter of time until the neighborhood becomes the setting for holiday markets, snowy scenes on brownstone-lined streets and, for the first year, snow on the Newark Avenue Pedestrian Mall.   
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Posted on Aug 2 2015
It’s hard to believe that it’s already August, but the calendar doesn’t lie. So, with summer in full swing, it’s a good time to pause and reflect upon what’s happened in 2015 and HCA’s goals for the rest of the year.  
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Posted on Jun 22 2015
The City has closed the block of Newark Avenue between Erie and Grove to reinstate the Pedestrian Mall, in anticipation of the passing of an ordinance that would close the street to vehicle through-traffic on an ongoing basis.  
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Posted on May 9 2015
The Harsimus Cove Association has received some clarification from HDSID regarding a proposed expansion of the SID zone.   
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Posted on Sep 18 2014
Recommendations that the Harsimus Cove Association has made to the city after the first of two ordinance-mandated community meetings that took place earlier this month at the HCA's September General Meeting.  
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Harsimus Cove Walking Tour

Joshua Parkhurst of the Jersey City Conservancy took residents on a historic walk of Harsimus Cove

The Litter Patrol: Keeping our Streets Clean

We meet every couple of weeks for 90 minutes to keep Harsimus Cove tidy. Will you join us?

Recycling in Harsimus Cove

See our comprehensive guide for recycling TVs, mobile phones, plastic bags and more!

Make Our Park

Keep up to date on the effort to make The Embankment our neighborhood's first park.

Welcome to Harsimus Cove

Harsimus Cove is a historic neighborhood located in the heart of downtown Jersey City.  The Harsimus Cove Assocation (HCA) was formed in 1999 to provide a forum and a voice for residents within our boundaries.

On this website you will find useful information about the neighborhood such as a directory if neighborhood business, a brief history and photos both recent and old.  Announcements, association meeting notifications and Information about association including notification of meetings, officers and initiatives.

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