A group of People’s Park section residents say the El Mexicano Restaurant on 21st Avenue has been creating quality of life problems for their neighborhood.
Municipal officials unveiled street signs on Saturday afternoon naming a portion of Union Avenue to Bangladesh Boulevard in recognition of the city’s growing Bangladeshi-American community.
Mayor Andre Sayegh’s administration secured approval for an ordinance to waive off-duty police administrative fees for Elmwood Park, allowing the Bergen County municipality to hire a police officer to clamp down on loud noise and music emanating from Eastside Park.
Municipal officials are moving ahead with a plan to turn 21st Avenue, a bustling commercial area with scarce parking, into a one-way street to create 60 angle parking spaces despite protests from senior citizens living at the Governor Paterson Towers on 20th Avenue.
The City Council shot down mayor Andre Sayegh’s complicated Hinchliffe Stadium renovation project early Wednesday morning.
After law enforcement officials executed search warrants at the business offices of A-1 Elegant Tours as part of an ongoing investigation into school bus safety in Newark, school board member Emanuel Capers, who aggressively targeted transportation companies that had too many violations in Paterson, said he has been vindicated.
The Essex County Prosecutor’s Office raided councilman Shahin Khalique’s brother’s transportation company, A-1 Elegant Tours, on Friday morning.