The park at the Great Falls in Paterson has been shut down for a year and a half so it can receive a $2-million makeover.
The mayor of Paterson is floating the idea of building a 22-story hotel complex with an unconventional design on cliffs near the Great Falls.
Animal control officer John DeCando said he heard meowing when he walked out of the shelter on Monday. He got a pair of binoculars and spotted the cat.
The 77-foot waterfall – which played a key role in the industrial revolution – is the largest on the East Coast after Niagara.
More than $10 million in state funds were cleared Monday to protect New Jersey’s historical assets, including President Grover Cleveland’s birthplace.
About 20 New Jersey Youth Corps student volunteers were working on the cleanup in the scorching heat.
Evacuation centers are filling up, basements are getting pumped out, but along with the hassle of rising flood waters is the beauty.