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The passive park created as a result of Blue Acres demolitions along a stretch of New Church Street will dedicated to a former councilman and Vietnam veteran.
New Church Street has been transformed in recent weeks with the demolition of nine homes, including six along the west side of the street.
Almost 20 Rahway properties have been acquired in the last six months through the state Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)’s Blue Acres program, with demolition forthcoming as part of local flood-mitigation efforts.
At least 30 homes have been identified for acquisition by the state for flood control efforts along the Rahway River watershed.