Councilman Andre Sayegh in a rare move by a mayor-elect has invited his eight City Council colleagues to serve on his transition team.
Mayor Jane Williams-Warren’s administration proposed a measure to the city council on Tuesday night that imposes a minimum $3,100 sewer connection fee on constructions.
A large supermarket in the Hillcrest section opened with fanfare over the weekend. Over 6,000 square feet of fruits, vegetables, meats, and other items.
Councilwoman Maritza Davila vowed to continue making “tough decisions” on behalf of residents if re-elected on Election Day next week. Her recent tough decision was supporting a budget in late March that had a 2.6-percent tax increase.
A Jersey City man became the latest person to be shot on the dangerous intersection of Main and Weiss Streets in the 2nd Ward on Tuesday night, according to authorities. 21 hours earlier, a 22-year-old Paterson man was struck by gunfire at the same troubled intersection.
The city council refused to allow mayor Jane Williams-Warren’s administration to take on $4.3 million in debt to pay for health insurance, workers’ compensation, liability cases not covered by the budget.
Andre Sayegh and Alex Mendez, each convinced the other is his main opponent in the six men mayoral race, exchanged fire at the City Hall debate on Monday afternoon.