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Jerramiah Healy

Jerramiah Healy

Jersey City Mayor Healy Concedes Defeat To Challenger Fulop

Jersey City will have a new mayor, as challenger Steven Fulop defeated incumbent Mayor Jerramiah Healy Tuesday night.

05/14/2013

Hyatt and Westin hotels in Jersey City (credits: Google, Westin)

Super Bowl XLVIII Teams To Stay In Jersey City

The winner of Super Bowl XLVIII, which will be played at MetLife Stadium in 2014, will come from Jersey City, at least temporarily.

04/22/2013

New Jersey Assembly committee holds hearing on Pulaski Skyway closure (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

NJ Hearing Focuses On Impact Of Pulaski Skyway Closure

The bridge will undergo a massive rehabilitation project and be partially closed to traffic heading into New York City for two years.

02/28/2013

Yonkers Small Business. Robert Altman of Altman Lighting, SBA Deputy Administrator Marie Johns, Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano (L-R), Nov. 14, 2012. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Federal, State Small Business Officials Meet With Small Business Owners Recovering From Sandy

For businesses looking for assistance in cleaning up and reopening after Sandy, the SBA website is one starting point and Johns said the agency is out at the FEMA centers that have popped up across the region.

11/14/2012

A dumpster in Jersey City filled with belongings that had to be thrown out - Nov. 2, 2012 (credit: Jim Smith / WCBS 880)

Jersey City Mayor Wants Substations Moved In Wake Of Sandy Outages

Parts of Jersey City are still without power over a week after superstorm Sandy struck and the mayor wants to do something to help prevent future outages.

11/07/2012

A dumpster in Jersey City filled with belongings that had to be thrown out - Nov. 2, 2012 (credit: Jim Smith / WCBS 880)

Jersey City Mayor Says Power By Sunday Not Soon Enough; Curfew Still In Effect

“PSE&G has told me power stations on 63rd Street in Bayonne and the Marion power station got flooded out, as we all know. They’ve drained the water out. They’re drying them out,” Mayor Jerramiah Healy said.

11/02/2012

Water breaches sand dunes in Belmar, NJ as Hurricane Sandy approaches on Monday, Oct. 29, 2012 (credit: Kathryn Brown/CBS 2)

Sandy Makes Landfall, Devastates Many Areas Of New Jersey

Wind gusts up to 89 mph were reported in Surf City on Long Beach Island, after Sandy made landfall.

10/29/2012

Hudson-Bergen Light Rail train in Hoboken - Oct. 25, 2012 (credit: Levon Putney / WCBS 880)

Hudson-Bergen Light Rail Getting Money To Study Improvements

It was announced Thursday that the Hudson Bergen Light Rail system has received a $400,000 grant.

10/25/2012

Bahiem Shuler (credit: Jersey City Police Department)

Second Suspect Sought In Shooting That Hit Jersey City Church Van

Authorities are seeking another suspect in a shooting that left a bullet in a church van carrying 16 boys and girls home from choir practice in Jersey City.

06/08/2012

Jersey City, NJ (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass for WCBS 880)

Jersey City Mayor Jerramiah Healy Aganist Natural Gas Pipeline

A natural gas pipeline bound for Manhattan is planned to go under parts of Hudson County and both supporters and opponents got to voice their opinions at a meeting in Jersey City on Wednesday night.

10/20/2011

The Jersey City skyline is seen from New York, NY - Apr 29, 2007 - Photo: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880

Jersey City Mayor Calls Gas Pipeline Proposal ‘Terribly Dangerous’

Mayor Jerramiah Healy was sounding the alarm Tuesday because of concerns over the proposal’s proximity to critical infrastructure.

10/11/2011

Visitors at Liberty State Park in Jersey City, N.J., view  the "Empty Sky" memorial on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011. (AP Photo/Jim Gerberich)

9/11 Observances Take Place Across Garden State

New Jerseyans across the state are marking the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks with events offering a poignant mixture of sadness and hope while honoring the 746 state residents killed on that day.

09/11/2011

Michael Bloomberg, Ray Kelly (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

New York City Steps Up Security In Light Of ‘Specific, Credible But Unconfirmed’ Threat

The threat involves non-specific car bomb attacks, possibly targeting bridges and tunnels here. The info. came from an overseas source which Mayor Bloomberg said had been credible in the past.

09/09/2011

U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez and Jersey City Mayor Jerramiah Healy (in the hat) are seen with the Pulaski Skyway behind them - Jersey City, NJ - Aug 8, 2011 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Sen. Robert Menendez: Republican Transportation Bill Could Cost NJ Jobs

The Surface Transportation Program, which provides federal funding for road, bridge and public transportation projects, will expire on September 30.

08/08/2011

Gun - File / Photo: GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images

Jersey City Police Cracking Down On Illegal Guns

Jersey City police have been cracking down on illegal guns in the hopes of a safer summer with Operation Summer Shield.

06/03/2011

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