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News & Announcements

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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Posted on Sep 17 2014
We've defined a protocol for dealing with development with Harsimus Cove.  
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Posted on Sep 6 2014
The City of Jersey City Department of Buildings has proposed some ammendments to the MGM Redevelopment Plan which affects the blocks between Morgan, Grove, Marin and First Street.  
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Posted on Apr 28 2014
Our observations on how to improve the process of installing a new stop sign.  
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Posted on Apr 12 2014
There are two ordinances set to go before City Council to turn Newark Avenue from Grove Street to Barrow Street and a small portion of Erie Street into a pedestrian plaza and then redirect the surrounding streets around these closures. This is set to be a pilot program, lasting one year.  
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Posted on Apr 12 2014
The next general meeting will be held at Grace Church Van Vorst on the second Monday of the month, this coming Monday, April 14th, at 7:30pm. Our guest speaker will likely be Mike Razzoli, Director of the Department of Public Works or someone from his office to discuss the Newark Avenue closing. Yvonne Garlin, from Doors of Hope, has also been invited to speak.  
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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.

You can also keep track of neighborhood news and happenings by following us on Twitter, becoming a fan on Facebook and subscribing to our email newsletter.

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We encourage our neighbors to shop locally, and hope everyone supports these businesses that make living in Harsimus Cove even better. Click on their logos to visit our sponsor's websites.

Armagno Agency
Art House Productions
Balance Hair Salon
Bouquets & Baskets
Boutique Realty
Downtown Hardware
Cocoa Bakery & Bistro
European Wax Center
La Conguita
Little Smoochie: Adorably Chic Children's Boutique: 199 Warren St, Jersey City
Park & Sixth Comfort Food
Skinner's Loft
Three Little Birds
Two Boots Pizza
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