Tag Archives: New York harbor

A few weekends ago, Hae-In took a trip to Liberty State Park in Jersey City, just across the river. Less than 2,000 feet from the Statue of Liberty, most of the park’s area is on landfill created by the Central Railroad of New Jersey (CRRNJ) and the Lehigh Valley Railroad, whose lines once terminated there– […]

Join the Working Harbor Committee and OHNY on a boat tour to explore the Brooklyn waterfront and New York Harbor — places that are normally hidden from the eyes of most area residents and visitors. The American Princess II will depart Pier 17 at 6:15pm and explore the Brooklyn waterfront down to Sunset Park, over […]

OHNY’s program coordinator, Hae-In, recently took a boat tour run by the Working Harbor Committee. Departing from Pier 16 at South Street Seaport aboard the Zephyr, the tour takes you from the Brooklyn waterfront to Port Elizabeth, New Jersey. On the way the boat passes by Staten Island and the tugboat companies, oil docks, and […]