NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — It’s a day for ceremony in New Jersey’s largest city.
Newark Mayor Luis Quintana will take a ceremonial oath of office on Tuesday.
The 53-year-old has said he will not seek the seat in Newark’s next mayoral election in May.
Quintana is a native of Puerto Rico who moved to Newark with his family at age eight. He had served on the city council since 1994.
He was elected mayor by a unanimous municipal council. His term runs until July 1, 2014.
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