Mayor Jerramiah Healy
A woman was recovering Sunday after being shot outside a Jersey City bar where Mayor Jerramiah Healy was attending a political event at the time.
The new protocols call for any vacant or abandoned building that is unoccupied for six months or longer to adhere to new board up guidelines put forth by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
With budget cuts and mass retirements in his police force, Police Chief Tom Comey is still dealing with a significant police shortage. So he said he is looking for ways to do the job smarter and better.
A total of 54.7 miles of bike lanes and shared bike routes will be coming to Jersey City, according to a published report.
The Italian American One Voice Coalition plans to present Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer with its “Una Voce” award Wednesday for denying film permits to a show the group feels promotes negative stereotypes of Italian Americans.
Jersey City’s police union has approved an agreement that will avert the layoffs of 82 officers. Mayor Healy announced that the Police Officers Benevolent Association approved the agreement Wednesday night.
The city said the cuts could be averted if the officers agree to concessions, like giving up their $1,300 annual uniform allowance.
Jersey City has proposed laying off 89 members of its police department, including 82 officers.