High-profile members of the Passaic County Democratic Party condemned councilman Michael Jackson on Thursday afternoon for using the phrase “Jew us down” when referring to developers who attempt to purchase cheap land or extract concessions from the municipal government.
The developer of Center City Mall has filed a lawsuit against the Downtown Paterson Special Improvement District (SID) alleging the business district violated its by-laws by excluding the developer from voting on the district’s annual budget.
Mayor Andre Sayegh secured the City Council’s precursory support for a lease agreement for the restoration of the historic Hinchliffe Stadium on Tuesday night.
Municipal officials rebuked councilman Michael Jackson on Tuesday night for making an anti-Semitic remark at a public meeting. He used the phrase “Jew us down” when referring to developers who attempt to purchase cheap land or extract development concessions from the city.
The city’s annual audit uncovered $3,090 in cash missing from the tax collector’s office and the health department.
A city man claiming to be the victim of rogue police officers, who stopped people on the streets and cars on the roadways to steal cash, has filed a lawsuit against the city.
Mayor Andre Sayegh’s administration’s appointment of Jennifer Hirschmanner as assistant business administrator is being challenged by another employee through the New Jersey Civil Service Commission.