Mayor Andre Sayegh has nominated former Passaic City chief judge Xavier C. Rodriguez, who had been publicly disciplined by the New Jersey Supreme Court for engaging in political activity contrary to established rules, to fill the municipal judge post previously held by deceased judge Gerald Sean Keegan.
The City Council approved mayor Andre Sayegh’s $285 million budget that contains a 2-percent property tax increase.
Three measures were passed by the City Council on Tuesday night to create a sewer utility, change the way sewer fees are calculated, and raise $3 million in revenue through a one-time bill.
The City Council passed a measure on Tuesday night to name a portion of Union Avenue to Bangladesh Boulevard in recognition of the city’s growing Bengali community.
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.
Mayor Andre Sayegh submitted the names of six of his eight cabinet members for confirmation to the City Council on Tuesday night.