The city’s governing body has agreed to transfer 11 lots or 1.5-acre of land to the Paterson Parking Authority for the development of a parking deck and a hotel in the vicinity of the Great Falls National Historical Park.
Councilwoman Ruby Cotton and Maritza Davila have set themselves up for a rematch for the City Council presidency. For the past weeks, both women have been lobbying their colleagues for support.
Governor Phil Murphy is expected to attend mayor-elect Andre Sayegh’s swearing-in ceremony on Sunday, according to municipal officials.
The 14-person at-large city council race saw $188,299 in campaign spending, according to reports filed with the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC).
A week after rejecting a $670,000 deal to sell 11 lots to the Paterson Parking Authority, the city council on Thursday night reversed course.
The city council rejected a measure that would have transferred 11 lots close to the Great Falls National Historical Park to the Paterson Parking Authority for $670,000 on Tuesday night.
Councilman Andre Sayegh in a rare move by a mayor-elect has invited his eight City Council colleagues to serve on his transition team.