If your health insurance is provided by your employer, you will lose coverage if you are laid off or fired. But there are options to stay covered.
U.S. Sens. Frank Lautenberg and Robert Menendez announced that the cities’ fire departments have been awarded grants through the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
The city is adding $1 million to the police budget for next year to help cover the officers’ salaries.
“With the current MTA fare increase coming along, and your day-to-day expenses are going up, and your salary or income is not keeping pace at all, so at some point it’s going to break if it keeps this way,” one resident said.