Newark’s Ironbound BID Named “Downtown of the Month”

NEWARK, N.J., October 1, 2009 – The Ironbound Business Improvement District (IBID) in Newark was named “Downtown of the Month” by the International Downtown Association (IDA) for the month of September, 2009.

Founded in 1954, the IDA has more than 650 member organizations worldwide including North America, Europe, Asia and Africa.

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Meet Me in the Ironbound – For Halloween!

The Ironbound Business Improvement District (IBID) is proud to join Mayor Cory Booker, Councilman Augusto Amador and The Newark Municipal Council, and the following businesses and organizations supporting this year’s Halloween Parade on Ferry Street.

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CONSTRUCTION WORK RESUMES ON FERRY STREET PROJECT


NEWARK, N.J., August 28, 2009 – The Ironbound Business Improvement District (IBID) is getting the word out that work has resumed on the Ferry Street streetscape redevelopment project.  Construction restarted on Monday, August 24th to complete Phase 1A of the Ferry Street Streetscape Project between Jefferson and Madison Streets that began last fall.  The work is being done by Berto Construction of Newark. 

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IBID Joins Councilman Amador to Support the Newark Police Department

NEWARK, N.J., May 26, 2009 – Ironbound Business Improvement District (IBID) President Steven T. Yglesias and Executive Director Seth A. Grossman joined Councilman Augusto Amador in supporting this year's annual Memorial Day Picnic honoring members of the Newark Police Department and those police officers who have served the Ironbound and East Ward communities.

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EAST WARD COUNCILMAN AMADOR & IBID PRESENT AWARDS TO LOCAL STUDENT WINNERS IN SEVENTH ANNUAL ANTI-LITTER POSTER CONTEST

NEWARK, N.J. , May 6, 2009 -- The Ironbound Catholic Academy won the fifth to eighth grade trophy and the Ann Street School won the first to fourth grade award in the Ironbound Business Improvement District's (IBID) seventh annual Anti-Litter Poster Contest. More than one hundred posters were entered by students from Ironbound elementary and middle schools participating in the contest which draws attention to the IBID's “Let's Work Together to Keep the Ironbound Clean” quality of life initiative.

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THE NEWARK TROLLEY


IBID REPRESENTATIVES JOIN MAYOR BOOKER, EAST WARD COUNCILMAN AMADOR, AND CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU TO INTRODUCE THE NEWARK TROLLEY

Ironbound Business Improvement District President Steven T. Yglesias joined Mayor Cory A. Booker, East Ward Councilman Augusto Amador, Deputy Mayor & Brick City Development Corporation Chairman Stefan Pryor, and New Jersey Devils Co-Owner Michael Gilfillan to introduce the Newark Trolley, a complimentary shuttle service delivering Prudential Center event-goers to the doorstep of the vast dining, retail and cultural destinations of the city's Ironbound Business Improvement District.

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Upcoming Newark Events, Great Shopping & Dining – Go Ironbound!!

NJPAC

12/1-3 Hough Plays Rachmaninoff
12/2-3/17 Books on the Move 2017-2018
12/2 SAD! A Happy Evening with Stephen Colbert & Samantha Bee
12/3 Say it With Music: The Best of Irving Berlin
12/5 Israel at 70: A Personal Perspective
12/7-5/3 PSE&G True Diversity Film Series
12/7 An Evening with Savion Glover
12/7-4/29 Dance Workshops
12/7 Joe, with special guests 112, Next and Total
12/9-10 PAW Patrol Live!
12/13 An Evening with Neil deGrasse Tyson
12/14 HOT 97 Hot for the Holidays with Chris Brown, 21 Savage, Cardi B, Dave East & Tee Grizzley
12/15 Hip Hop Nutcracker Dance Workshop
12/15 The Hip Hop Nutcracker featuring Kurtis Blow
12/16 NJPAC Kwanzaa Festival and Marketplace
12/16 Forces of Nature Dance Company
12/16 The Nutcracker
12/17 Handel’s Messiah
12/20-5/23 Jazz in the Stacks
12/20 Straight No Chaser
12/21-5/17 Jazz Jam Sessions
12/29 Video Games Live
12/30 Michael Carbonaro
12/31 Charlie Wilson: New Year’s Eve Celebration

 

Prudential Center

12/1-3 Garth Brooks
12/8 NJ Devils vs Columbus Bluejackets
12/9 Never Forget Tribute Classic
12/12 NJ Devils vs Los Angeles Kings
12/14 Hot 97’s Hot for the Holidays
12/15 NJ Devils vs Dallas Stars
12/16 Ozuna Odisea Society Tour with Wisin
12/18 NJ Devils vs Anaheim Ducks
12/19 WWE Smackdown Live
12/20 Seton Hall vs Wagner
12/21 NJ Devils vs NY Rangers
12/23 Seton Hall vs Manhattan
12/23 NJ Devils vs Chicago Blackhawks
12/26 Trans-Siberian Orchestra
12/27 NJ Devils vs Detroit Red Wings
12/28 Seton Hall vs Creighton
12/29 NJ Devils vs Buffalo Sabres
12/30 Harlem Globetrotters
12/31 Seton Hall vs St. John’s

 

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Economic Development is Booming in the Ironbound District!