The city is among ten throughout the United States to receive a $40,000 grant from the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) to improve residents’ access to high-quality parks and green space.
Mayor Andre Sayegh’s administration secured the City Council’s preliminary approval for three measures on Tuesday night to create a sewer utility, change billing method, and collect $3 million through a supplemental bill.
The City Council confirmed six of mayor Andre Sayegh’s department heads on Tuesday night.
A law firm that represented mayor Andre Sayegh’s campaign last year is in line to get legal work from the city.
Mayor Andre Sayegh submitted the names of six of his eight cabinet members for confirmation to the City Council on Tuesday night.
Councilman Al Abdelaziz came out against a move to spend $52,393 on buying a cargo van for the Paterson Animal Control amid an ongoing budget crisis.
Mayor Andre Sayegh made the case to raise $3 million in revenue on Tuesday night to resolve the city’s budget crisis by increasing sewer fees.