Mayor Steven Fulop is a featured guest speaker at the Annual Members Meeting of the Embankment Preservation Coalition set for Sunday, October 16, 2016, from 5-6:30 pm.
Mayor Fulop will speak on the upcoming referendum to approve an open space trust fund for Jersey City. Laura Skolar, president of the Jersey City Parks Coalition, will describe its City of Trees initiative. Stephen Gucciardo, Luke Schray, and Sean Gallagher from the Coalition board will give a slide talk on the history and status of the Embankment and its longer rail right of way, the Harsimus Branch.
All are welcome for the presentations, refreshments, and conversation in the historic Grace Church Van Vorst, 39 Erie Street (entrance on 2nd Street), Jersey City. The event is free and open to the public.