Dear Van Vorst Neighbors,Jersey City and its resilient residents have withstood so much over the span of a century. As neighbors, as a community, as a school district and as a City we will make it through our current crisis. "Chilltown" has withstood the aftermath of several historical disasters, from the Black Tom Island fire (Liberty … Continue reading Message from VVPA President and JC COVID Updates re: closures and curfews
Out of concern for public health and safety our VVPA meeting for Tuesday, March 17 at 7:00 pm has been CANCELLED. We will keep you updated regarding future meetings and events.Kindly review these important local updates regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus) from Councilman James Solomon: RECENT UPDATES about COVID-19 Dear Friends,We’ve all likely heard the news that, we have … Continue reading JVVPA March Meeting Cancelled /JC COVID Updates
As the world and our state are grappling with the effects of the coronavirus we want you to remain vigilant and take all necessary precautions for your health and safety.Below we have compiled several updates and useful resource links that can help you stay informed and alert:New Jersey: "Gov. Phil Murphy declared a state of emergency and … Continue reading COVID-19 Facts as of 3/10/2020
The next VVPA meeting will be held Tuesday, February 18 at 7:00 pm at The Barrow Mansion (83 Wayne St.). * Light fare will be provided, compliments of the Brightside Tavern. As a reminder, VVPA meetings are held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month, so be sure to mark your calendars in advance!MONTHLY MEETING AGENDA7:00 pm - Welcome and Call to … Continue reading VVPA Monthly Newsletter: February 2020
The next VVPA meeting will be held Tuesday, January 21 at 7:00 pm at The Barrow Mansion (83 Wayne St.). * Light fair will be provided, compliments of the Brightside Tavern. As a reminder, VVPA meetings are held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month, so be sure to mark your calendars in advance!Monthly Meeting Agenda:7:00 pm - Welcome and Call to … Continue reading VVPA Monthly Newsletter : January 2020
Dear Friends and Neighbors, The Van Vorst Park Association would like to thank all the members of the Jersey City community who were able to join this year's holiday celebration with the us, the Barrow Mansion and DCNA. Your participation helped it become one of the year's best holiday parties. We believe it was truly needed, to help us heal and … Continue reading Happy Holidays from VVPA!
Meeting Minutes - August 20, 2019