Councilman Michael Jackson has been issued a summons for driving with a suspended driver’s license.
A federal judge sentenced Erik Lowe, former chairman of the now-defunct Paterson Municipal Utilities Authority, to 35 months in prison on Monday afternoon for his role in a kickback scheme.
After facing some criticism for allowing a reentry program to operate out of the Danforth Memorial Library on Broadway, library director Corey Fleming appears to have assuaged City Council members fears over the initiative that will serve ex-prisoners from around the region.
Mayor Andre Sayegh’s administration faced a barrage of questions from members of the City Council over a novel discounted tax lien sale approach, where the administration sells the tax certificate based not only on the price offered, but also by considering the development project proposed for the site.
Longtime activist Ernest Rucker blasted City Council president Maritza Davila on Tuesday night for introducing a measure that will bar one speaker from yielding time to another at public meetings.
One hundred and fifty body cameras are being purchased by the city to equip all patrol officers in the Paterson Police Department by March of this year.
A week after passing a measure to set up what’s called a 401(a) plan, tax-deferred retirement saving accounts for retiring public safety employees, the City Council on Monday afternoon rescinded the resolution.