COVID-19 Testing Centers in Jersey City & Helping the Community

Dear Friends and Neighbors, We hope you are staying healthy and safe, and we want to bring you a couple of very important announcements, primarily the details about local testing centers. Jersey City officials announced the opening of two COVID-19 testing sites so that residents can be tested without having to travel.  In Jersey City, call 201-547-5535 between 9AM and … Continue reading COVID-19 Testing Centers in Jersey City & Helping the Community

Message from VVPA President and JC COVID Updates re: closures and curfews

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

JVVPA March Meeting Cancelled /JC COVID Updates

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

VVPA Monthly Newsletter : January 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