Streets Added and Removed Paterson, NJ

 

Compiled by Ruth Bauer, May 2001

Additions

Christopher Columbus Drive was created along Temple Street Park

Dill Plaza was formed using a portion of Ward Street

News Plaza is the name given to one block of 16th Avenue, the  site of the Paterson Evening News Building

Memorial Drive was created by renaming a section of Paterson Street between Market Street and Broadway, then continuing past the Municipal Complex to connect with West Broadway.  A section of Bridge Street was vacated for the complex.

Riverside Terrace Development off Fifth Avenue near McLean Boulevard created:
Alois Place
Harris Place
Plesinger Place

Colonial Village off Chamberlain Avenue in the Totowa section created:
Alden Terrace
Alden Court
Carrelton Drive
Colonial Avenue
Colonial Court
Furry Road
Kent Road
Kent Court

Brook Sloate Housing Development off Granite Street near Colonial Village created:
Angela Place
Christina Place
Plymouth Road
Plymouth Court

Removals

Name – Notes

Addy Street – Removed during construction of apartments and Temple Street Park
Bank Street – Removed during construction of Municipal complex and Memorial Drive
Bay Street – Vacated for Calvary Cemetery
Benson Street – Located near Temple and Matlock Streets. Removed during construction.
Edward Avenue – Removed during construction of apartments in the area
Hamburg Avenue – Was situated between Ryle Avenue and West Broadway
Lane Street – Located near Temple and Matlock Streets. Removed during construction.
Lion Street – Near Hillman Street Bridge
Lowe Street – Still on current maps but is within an Industrial Park
Oregon Avenue – Removal due to construction of Route 80
Rye Street – Still on current maps but is within an Industrial Park
Seneca Street – Vacated for Calvary Cemetery
Swan Street – Vacated for Calvary Cemetery