Sears Redevelopment and Affordable Housing

Charlie Kratovil made this OPRA request to New Brunswick City

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Charlie Kratovil

Dear New Brunswick City,

Under OPRA and the common law right of access, please provide copies of all proposals received from developers regarding the Sears property, as referenced in the city's July 8, 2022 statement. Please also provide documents or records sufficient to show the location(s) of the "120 affordable housing units in the pipeline for future construction" referenced in the aforementioned statement.

Yours faithfully,

Charlie Kratovil

Leslie Zeledon, New Brunswick City

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Dear Mr. Kratovil,


Kindly see the response from the Planning Director below.




Leslie R. Zeledón, City Clerk


City of New Brunswick

78 Bayard Street, Rm. 201

New Brunswick, NJ 08901

732.745.5041 (phone)

732.745.5009 (fax)



Mr. Kratovil,


For your request of “copies of proposals received from developers
regarding the Sears property” we have no documents responsive to this
request. Such proposals were telephonic in nature from interested
developers and redevelopers.


For your request records regarding the 120 affordable housing units in the
pipeline. Please see the associated resolutions of approval for
in-pipeline affordable housing projects.


Hoffman Pavilion; 75 Neilson St: 65 Affordable units

Stirlingside; 50 Neilson St: 53 Affordable units

45 Remsen Ave: 11 Affordable units

293 Townsend St: 6 Affordable units

100 Jersey Ave: 66 Affordable units (no resolution yet as it was approved
by the Board last week)


Total of 201 affordable units in the pipeline




Daniel Dominguez PP, AICP

Director -- Planning, Community & Economic Development

City of New Brunswick

25 Kirkpatrick St.

New Brunswick, NJ 08901