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State yet to receive 29-day campaign reports from 7 Paterson council candidates

The state has yet to receive 29-day pre-election campaign finance reports from 7 of the 19 people running in the city’s municipal elections, according to New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC) records.


Cleaves, Guzman, Velez debate future of Armory, budget vote, business district, incumbent’s performance

The three candidates seeking to succeed incumbent councilman Julio Tavarez – only current office holder forgoing re-election bid – criticized his performance representing the 5th Ward at a candidate forum in City Hall on Friday while debating the future of the Paterson Armory, the recent budget vote, the Sandy Hill business district, and the administration’s