Incumbent school board member Emanuel Capers launched his re-election bid on Thursday night, nine months ahead of the race, before a crowd of several dozen people at the Masonic Lodge on Broadway.
The City Council confirmed six of mayor Andre Sayegh’s department heads on Tuesday night.
Mayor Andre Sayegh submitted the names of six of his eight cabinet members for confirmation to the City Council on Tuesday night.
The city is buying a dozen tablet computer devices for City Council members to reduce paper usage.
The City Council approved a measure on Tuesday night to join the Passaic County Energy Cooperative, a move that will benefit a company that gave more than $400,000 to a lobbying firm tied to one of the mayor’s close allies.
A pair of consultants from Concord Engineering made a pitch to the City Council on Tuesday night for a lucrative electricity contract.
Mayor Andre Sayegh and others planted a weeping cherry tree on the corner of Auburn Street and Governor Street on Friday morning, reviving a dormant project called the Martin Luther King, Jr. Park.