Economic Development

June 29, 2020

BAYONNE, NJ - Work to upgrade Dennis Collins Park has been temporarily halted in order to allow the sites's owner to clean up chromate chemical production waste from sites elsewhere that was used as filler for construction of the park. “It was all right to leave it where it was as long as we did ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Bay 151, a multifamily community at 151 Center Street in Bayonne, less than a block from the 45th Street Light Rail Station, has recently been completed, by KRE Group The three-building community features indoor and outdoor amenities that include and outdoor decks, dining areas, a ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - An unimproved portion of 2nd Street at the foot of the Bayonne Bridge could soon become Bayonne’s version of a pedestrian walkway, and provide the city with advertising revenue to boot. The portion of roadway located near the foot of the Bayonne Bridge was part of a block that was ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - While plans to launch ferry service between Bayonne and Manhattan in September may be delayed as a result of COVID-19, the Bayonne City Council is still working to bring the new transportation option to the community. On Wednesday members of the body voted to approve an agreement ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - The owners of an East 12th Street apartment complex that provides affordable housing to nearly 150 Bayonne families was granted a 15-year extension to their existing tax abatement. The 4-1 vote came at the Bayonne City Council’s meeting on April 15. The extension is the second to an ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - A property on West 2nd Street where Chris’ Corner restaurant was previously located, is slated to become the site of a new condominium development. The Bayonne City Council voted at its April 15 meeting to give the project as 15-year-tax abatement to the 12-unit building. But ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - The Bayonne City Council is set to consider an ordinance that would extend a tax abatement on East 12th street properties. The Plattykill Manor Apartments, a private Section 8 development, received a 40-year abatement in the 1970s and then an 18-month extension two years ago. The ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - After years anticipating redevelopment for the former A&P property just off Avenue A in Bayonne, officials still have hope that the former shopping mall will still serve as a neighborhood nexus. “We’re looking to have that property developed,” said Councilman Neil Carroll III.

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BAYONNE, NJ - Two residential projects and the development of a storage facility are set to be granted 25-year tax abatements following the introduction of three ordinances at the Bayonne City Council meeting Wednesday. Councilman Gary LaPelusa was the lone dissenting voice on the body. The ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Anthony Curty, leasing manager for Archview Flats, strutted around the newly opened rental property at 105 North Street like a proud father, giving tours of what may be one of the more interesting luxury rental properties available in Bayonne. The new building is located on the ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - A proposal by the Bayonne City Council to request that the Planning Board consider designating the area around the former Resnick’s site was met with concern from at least one resident at the body’s January 15 meeting.  According to city records, the L Group, which is currently ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - A campaign promise by Mayor Jimmy Davis to bring flavored caffeine drinks in tall, grande, vente, and trenta sizes to his city is one step closer to reality. “For years people have asked me if is there going to be a Starbucks in Bayonne,” Mayor Jimmy Davis has said ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - The demolition of the century old St. Joseph’s Church to make way for two six story building began earlier this week.   The project, by the PRC Group, is slated to include a total of 164 units including studios, one bedrooms and two-bedrooms, about three blocks north of the Hudson ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Avery Eisenreich, the owner of nursing home chain Alaris Health, and the current owner of the property where Bayonne Medical Center stands, is interfering with a possible new operator in order to replace the hospital with a long-term senior care center, CarePoint Health officials have ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - After nearly two decades of inactivity as far as development is concerned, the Administration of Mayor James Davis has set a new course for growth in Bayonne, and it seems there’s still more to come. The Bayonne City Council will plunge ahead with a full agenda at its Nov. 6 meeting, ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - City officials, and the developers that have already successfully brought Costco to Bayonne, gathered to break ground on the second phase of construction at Harbor View Marketplace and ScenicVue. The site sits near the entrance to the former Military Ocean Terminal. “For years ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Just a little more than a month after Mitch Burakovsky cut the ribbon on his Skye Lofts South project the prominent developer was again joined by local leaders, including Mayor Jimmy Davis, to break ground on his next project. Over the course of the next two years, Burakovsky told ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Despite concerns by some residents living near the former Assumption Church, the city council on voted to adopt an ordinance that allowed for redevelopment of the two-acre site on West 23rd Street to advance on September 25. The ordinance sent the redevelopment plan back to the ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - A recently approved resolution by the Bayonne City Council will help pave the way for a new waterfront walkway on the western edge of the city.  “The City has been committed to seeing a public walkway that stretches from the Rutkowski Park all the way to Brady’s Dock on 1st ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - When it comes to Bayonne’s future Friday’s official opening of the six-story, 90 unit building at 250 Avenue E may indeed have proved that the “Skye” is the limit. The namesake of developer Mitch Burakovsky’s eight-year-old daughter, the luxury units within the uniquely designed ...

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