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1976 New Jersey and federal government agreed to preserve and develop former Central Railroad of New Jersey Terminal site as Liberty State Park. It opened on Flag Day, June 14th.
1982 The Kenmare High School opened at York Street.
1984 Afro-American Historical and Cultural Society Museum opened at Greenville Branch of the Jersey City Free Public Library.

The Hudson Dispatch taken over by the Jersey Journal.

1993 Liberty Science Center and Hall of Technology opened at Liberty State Park.
  Restoration of the Loew's Jersey Theater begun by Jersey City Economic Redevelopment Corporation and Friends of the Loew's.
1995 Renovated Fairmount Hotel Apartments opened as a senior residence.
1998 Jersey City State College is restructured and renamed New Jersey City University.
  Commemorative statue of Jackie Robinson placed in front of PATH terminal at Journal Square.
1999 Christopher Columbus Square dedicated at Liberty State Park.
2000 Hudson_Bergen Light Rail of NJ Transit opened between Bayonne and Jersey.
2001 Jersey City Museum on Montgomery Street opened in renovated warehouse.



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