Beginning in the morning, the 14th Street Viaduct, deemed structurally deficient, antiquated and in need of rehabilitation by the county in 2010, will be closed to two-way traffic from 9 a.m. through 7 a.m Tuesday while contractor JH Reid constructs the project's northern bridge deck.
The sidewalk will remain open for pedestrians during the construction and a posted detour will direct drivers to alternate routes.
In the afternoon Monday, the city invites residents to attend a swearing-in ceremony for eight Class II Special Police Officers. The ceremony will be held at 3:30 p.m. in the Court Room at Hoboken City Hall, 94 Washington Street.
Then in the evening, the city will host a community workshop at 8 at the Multi-Service Center, 124 Grand St., to gather public input on a proposed redesign of Washington Street.
The redesign comes on the heels of the city's 2010 adoption of a Complete Streets policy, which requires that roadways offer safe and convenient access for all pedestrians, bicyclists and motorists.Also this week, HOPES CAP will continue its series of career-oriented community workshops at the RUE Computer Lab, 301 Garden St.
This week's workshops will be held Monday (Setting Goals & Job Search Strategies),Tuesday (Navigating the Internet) and Wednesday (Customer Service) from 10 a.m. to noon.
On Wednesday, Hoboken City Council will hold its regular monthly meeting at 7 p.m. The meeting agenda and resolutions up for adoption are available on the city's website.