Hoboken set to repave 13 blocks with $734k NJ DOT grant, followed by Vision Zero upgrades


The City of Hoboken is set to mill and pave 13 blocks, utilizing a $734,000 grant from the New Jersey Department of Transportation, followed by Vision Zero upgrades.

Photo courtesy of the City of Hoboken.

By John Heinis/Hudson County View

Vision Zero upgrades will be implemented after repaving, including 12 painted curb extensions, one concrete curb extension, 46 high visibility crosswalks, ADA-compliant ramp upgrades, flexible bollards, and new striping.

“Upgrading Hoboken’s roadway infrastructure, with an emphasis on Vision Zero improvements, continue to be a priority,” Mayor Ravi Bhalla said in a statement.

“Our aggressive repaving schedule will make our streets safer and more accessible for all modes of transportation.”

Starting on Monday, May 2nd, the city will repave and upgrade Second Street from Clinton Street to River Street, Third Street from Park Avenue to Washington Street, and Sixth Street from Jackson Street to Madison Street.

No parking signs will be posted along those routes for the estimated days of milling and paving

Due to paving operations on Second Street, access to Municipal Garage B at 28 Second St. will be temporarily restricted on Monday, May 2, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Wednesday, May 4, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The project is part of the City’s 2022 Resurfacing and Complete Streets Program, in which 82 blocks of roads are scheduled to be upgraded by the end of this year.

More information about the project’s construction schedule will be posted on the City’s Construction Updates page here.

To see a map of active road closures in Hoboken due to construction, click here.

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