PERTH AMBOY – The Perth Amboy City Council last month shot down a proposed large-scale development here, which surprised the developer, heartened critics and put into limbo plans for the city’s waterfront.
“I’m delighted the city council had the spine (to turn down the plan), because they’re under a lot of pressure,” said Daniel Santo Pietro, a resident of Kushner Companies’ Landings at Harborside development and a vocal Kushner critic.
The Kushner development once promised a revitalization of the city’ waterfront, with a jitney to Wall Street, a park and thousands of owner-occupied condos at Landings. The $600 million plan, which …read more
Source: NJ.com Middlesex