Broad Street Park is one of the oldest sections of the Township of Hamilton, Mercer County, New Jersey. It is an area consisting of the environs of South Broad Street to the bluffs overlooking Spring Lake and the marshes of John A. Roebling Park. It is a primarily residential neighborhood. The Township's first fire company was organized there and the Township's original police station was located there for many years. Postings from Deutzville and Fairview Park are included.
Monday, April 16, 2012
1931: Those Poles
Trenton Evening Times, October 15, 1931
By 1935 the dangerous trolley poles were removed from the center of South Broad Street and the islands separating the north and south traffic lanes were constructed.