U.S. Sen. Menendez, HC officials, call for bi-state ban on tourist…

first_img February 18, 2015 5:41 pm at 5:41 pm RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR How come Assembly Speaker Vinny Prieto could not make it? Must be to busy with his 3 government jobs and his new consulting business. Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Facebook Twitter Comments are closed. […] Officials gathered for a similar united effort in Hoboken back in October. […] Previous articleOPINION: JCMC EMS should retain contract, RFP expands ‘tale of two cities’Next articleCommitted to honoring his memory, Jersey City PBA holds fundraiser for Melvin Santiago’s family John Heinis August 8, 2014 9:32 pm at 9:32 pm News Bayonne man pepper sprayed, arrested after punching cop in the face, authorities say August 8, 2014 10:09 pm at 10:09 pm […] press conference on the subject was held in Hoboken on August of 2014, then another took place in February of this year in […] U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ), along with a laundry list of Hudson County officials, held a press conference at Pier A in Hoboken on Friday calling for a ban of tourist helicopters in New Jersey and New York.[fve]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a0UCg-dPaYY[/fve]Those joining Menendez in the Mile Square City included:Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer, Robert Gottheim, the district director for U.S. Rep. Jerrold Nadler (NY, D-10), Hudson County Executive Tom DeGise, Weehawken Mayor Richard Turner – who spoke on behalf of U.S. Rep. Albio Sires (D-8) as his chief of staff, Cosmo Cirillo, the senior advisor for Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto, West New York Mayor Felix Roque,Guttenberg Mayor Gerald Drasheff, Bayonne Mayor Jimmy Davis, Assemblywoman Angelica Jimenez, Freeholder Anthony Romano and Brian Wagner, the co-founder of advocacy group Stop the Chop New Jersey.After the speeches concluded, Menendez answered questions from the media on the subject, explaining what measures and what sort of timeline would be involved in banning tourist helicopters. Finally, Wagner gave Hudson County View some background on this quality of life issue that has been lingering for at least two years now.  Ex-North Bergen DPW supervisor loses appeal to overturn corruption conviction Patrick Cullen December 10, 2015 4:36 pm at 4:36 pmcenter_img TAGSDawn Zimmerfelix roquegerald drasheffrichard turnerrobert menendeztom degise SHARE By John Heinis – August 8, 2014 3:29 pm 5 Joseph Blaettler As a resident of Fort Lee who has been subjected to the helicopter noise that has impacted our sanity, I want to thank all those that have taken a positive position on ending what has become a situation that should not be allowed to continue. I would only hope that the action taken will result in putting a stop to these flights sooner than later. Bill to curb tourism helicopters introduced by 4 Hudson Dems advances – Hudson County View Michael bayes August 10, 2014 11:14 am at 11:14 am U.S. Sen. Menendez, HC officials, call for bi-state ban on tourist helicopters Police: 45-year-old man arrested for attempting to have sex with 15-year-old girl in Secaucus Bayonne Hudson, federal officials support Prieto-Sacco bill to ban tourist helicopters | Hudson County View Thank you John Heinis, for reporting abiut this quality of life issue. Now if WNY will begin to enforce its well-written noise ordinance, … HobokenNews 5 COMMENTS Crime last_img read more