The city’s disgraced former mayor Jose “Joey” Torres was seen working at the Brownstone House, according to sources.
Passaic County Superior Court assignment judge Ernest Caposela on Wednesday morning dismissed official misconduct charges brought against council members by the publisher of the New Jersey Pulse newspaper.
The city has awarded a contract for site work at the Vistas Park at the very end of Jasper Street.
After withholding the names of retiring employees expected to receive large severance pay packages, the city on Monday afternoon released 50 names. Those employees, mostly from fire and police, will receive $4.76 million in severance pay for accumulated leave time.
The city is receiving $420,308 in grant funding from the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA) for the remediation of the former steam plant foundation site in the Overlook Park portion of the Great Falls National Historical Park.
The city’s school district has reversed course on severing ties with a transportation company that was involved in two separate incidents that allegedly jeopardized the safety of students. U.S. Student Services of Woodland Park is being allowed to keep 34 of the 37 routes it had at the start of the 2017-18 school year.
The half-mile long Stoney Ridge Trail opened at the Great Falls National Historical Park on Friday afternoon. Visitors will start at the nature trail across the street from Libby’s Restaurant on McBride Avenue, tread up a scenic wooded area, and get to an overlook atop the ridge that provides a panoramic view of the Silk…