The city’s governing body passed an ordinance earlier in the month to turn Lewis Street into a one-way street.
The city’s governing body approved the doubling of off-duty police administrative fee from $5 to $10 per hour. City officials also tacked on an additional vehicle fee of $15 per hour to cover maintenance associated with police interceptors.
The city’s governing body has approved the takeover of the Cablevision studio on Ellison Street.
One of the two former city auxiliary police officers who was involved in a 2012 incident on North 1st Street that led to the death of a Garfield man was sentenced to 18-month in state prison on Friday afternoon.
A city man was nabbed by sheriff’s officers on routine patrol of Broadway early Friday morning, according to the Passaic County Sheriff’s Office.
An employee of the city’s Community Improvement division has been arrested and charged with various sex offenses and endangering the welfare of a child.