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Wednesday, January 8, 2014

So what's next for Hoboken?

Hoboken finally can marshall its resources to move forward and see real progress after this decisive November election.

What's in store for the City and on the City Council.  Last night provided some clues.

Councilwoman Jen Giattino is sworn in last night becoming the Hoboken City Council President.
She'll be up to the job with Vice President Ravi Bhalla (l) at her side.  What's next for Hoboken?

MSV would like to add the appointments to the Planning Board by Mayor Dawn Zimmer:

Director Brandy Forbes (Class II) - reappointed
Ann Graham (Class IV) - reappointed
Asst. Business Director Stephen Marks (Mayor's Designee) - reappointed

Council Vice President Ravi Bhalla was elected from the City Council to the board.


Talking Ed Note: Congratulations to them all - Hoboken is now really moving.


Hoboken Zoning Board Revival

The Hoboken Zoning Board is revamped with the unanimous vote of the City Council last night.   Congratulations to all in this important service to Hoboken.

Here are the the appointed members, start and end dates with terms of appointment:


John Branciforte
1st Alternate
Jan. 7, 2014
Dec. 31, 2015
Two Years


Tiffany Fisher
2nd Alternate
Jan. 7, 2014
Dec. 31, 2014
One year


Antonio Grana
Regular Member
Jan. 7, 2014
Dec. 31, 2016
Three Years


James Aibel
Regular Member
Jan. 7, 2014
Dec. 31, 2017
Four Years


Phil Cohen
Regular Member
Jan. 7, 2014
Dec. 31, 2017
Four Years


Brian Urbano
Regular Member
Jan. 7, 2014
Dec. 31, 2014
One Year


Diane Fitzmeyer Murphy
Regular Member
Jan. 7, 2014
Dec. 31, 2016
Three Years


Owen McAnuff
3rd Alternate
Jan. 7, 2014
Dec. 31, 2015
Two Years


Richard Tremitiedi
4th Alternate
Jan. 7, 2014
Dec. 31, 2014
One Year

Sign of the Times: Hoboken BoE sworn-in

The Hoboken BoE had its swearing in ceremony last night.  Mayor Zimmer was on hand to witness the BoE's start to the New Year.

Newly sworn in BoE trustee Jennifer Evans is all smiles with her family by her side.

Boe Trustee and former Elk of the Year Irene Sobolov is sworn in for her second term.

BoE trustee Leon Gold is sworn in for his second term and will remain chair of the BoE.