Municipal officials broke ground on the much delayed 245-unit townhouse development project at the former site of the Riverside Terrace on Wednesday morning.
Former councilman Juan Torres’ recycling was not picked up by the city last week. Instead of leaving the cardboard boxes and other materials on the sidewalk, he took them to the public works headquarters at Eastside Park.
Municipal officials are renaming the Bauerle Fieldhouse after former Eastside High School principal Gerald Glisson.
Councilwoman Maritza Davila has claimed she voted against the controversial Hinchliffe Stadium redevelopment agreement.
Mayor Andre Sayegh’s administration secured preliminary approval from the City Council to grant a 30-year tax abatement to a developer putting up a six-story senior housing complex as part of a project to renovate the historic Hinchliffe Stadium.
Community Improvement director David Gilmore on Thursday filed a lawsuit against the city of Paterson for alleged retaliation.
Developers are seeking a 35-year tax abatement on the housing, daycare, and parking garage portion of the Hinchliffe Stadium project, according to an agreement before the City Council.