More than 221 mail-in ballots were handled by a team of men working for challenger Shahin Khalique’s campaign in the May 10th election for the 2nd Ward council seat, alleges incumbent Mohammed Akhtaruzzaman in court documents filed on Friday.
Passaic County completes Great Falls circulation study to reduce congestion, improve pedestrian safety
The Passaic County government has completed a traffic study of the area around the Great Falls National Park to improve pedestrian safety and reduce traffic congestion by re-making the Wayne Avenue and Spruce Street corridor as an urban boulevard and changing traffic flow on nearby roadways.
The city is paying $74,350 to settle two police officers’ workers compensation claims, according to municipal records.
The Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office has been assigned to investigate the police-involved shooting that claimed the life of a 36-year-old city man, authorities said.
A city man has been charged with sexually assaulting a girl when she was between the age of 9 and 13, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
The woman killed in an early Saturday morning shooting in the corner of Auburn Street and Hamilton Avenue has been identified as 57-year-old city resident Marilyn Thompson, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
The city’s school district would lose $238.96 million under governor Chris Christie’s proposed school funding proposal which seeks to give $6,599 per student to each school system, according to the Paterson Education Fund, an advocacy.
A bill to prohibit state operated school districts from leasing buildings if the cost of the lease is greater than the building’s purchase price passed through the New Jersey Assembly’s Education Committee on Monday.
School 21 is undergoing major changes prior to the new academic year as part of a “turnaround” effort by the district to address under performance and school culture at the troubled 10th Avenue elementary school.