Construction has begun on a salt dome that offers the promise of abundant material to keep city streets passable during snowy winter months, confirmed public works director Manuel Ojeda.
Six people were appointed or re-appointed to the boards of the Paterson Housing Authority, Paterson Board of Adjustment, and the Paterson Parking Authority.
The city’s governing body passed a symbolic measure urging the state to impose a moratorium on any new charter schools, end attendance based school funding, and increase education aid for the cash-strapped local school district.
In two separate incidents detectives arrested three people during a pre-holiday anti-crime investigation on drug charges on Wednesday, according to Passaic County Sheriff Richard Berdnik.
Two loaded semi-automatic handguns were recovered stashed near a factory building on East 28th Street, according to Passaic County Sheriff Richard Berdnik.
City police have arrested a 29- year-old man on attempted murder for allegedly attacking another with a baseball bat late last month, said police director Jerry Speziale.