The Toll of the Garden State Parkway in Bloomfield

Join Bloomfield historian Richard Rockwell as he explores the impact the Garden State Parkway had on the township of Bloomfield when it was built in the 1950s. Through historical photos, maps and newspaper articles, explore the controversies and protests surrounding the project, as well as the hundreds of houses that were demolished or moved to make way for the GSP. Love it or hate it, you’ll be fascinated by the history of the Garden State Parkway through Bloomfield.

The event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.

Parking is available next door at the School Administration Building lot on the corner of Belleville Avenue and Broad Street.

Contact Information
  1. HSOB
  2. 973-743-8844
  3. info@hsob.org
Tue, March 24
7:30 pm — 8:30 pm
Add to My Calendar 03/24/2020 7:30pm 03/24/2020 8:30pm America/New_York The Toll of the Garden State Parkway in Bloomfield

Join Bloomfield historian Richard Rockwell as he explores the impact the Garden State Parkway had on the township of Bloomfield when it was built in the 1950s. Through historical photos, maps and newspaper articles, explore the controversies and protests surrounding the project, as well as the hundreds of houses that were demolished or moved to make way for the GSP. Love it or hate it, ...

147 Broad Street Bloomfield, NJ 07003

Bloomfield Presbyterian Church on the Green

147 Broad Street
Bloomfield, NJ 07003

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