The Powerhouse is envisioned to be an iconic mixed-use centerpiece for arts, retail and entertainment in downtown Jersey City with shops, galleries, restaurants, markets and alternative office space.
After years of deterioration, the Powerhouse will be going through a multi-year stabilization program to support and secure the exterior and interior infrastructure of the building.
The area surrounding the Powerhouse will serve the arts community and all residents of Jersey City with the creation of performance space, green space and pedestrian-friendly attractions for residents.
The Jersey City Redevelopment Agency announced that the much anticipated inspection of the Powerhouse smokestacks was started today by Vertical Access, a group that specializes in engineering studies for areas that are difficult to access. Read More>> more »
A group of international graduate students tour the Powerhouse with staff from the Agency and the Planning Office. The students from Europe and Asia where anxious to discuss adaptive reuse plans for the 102 year old icon. more »