Mayor Steve Fulop

A salt truck on the road prepares for snow on Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Report: N.J. Lawmakers Fighting Decades-Old Maritime Law To Get More Rock Salt

Town and city officials across New Jersey are dealing with a shortage of road salt to help keep highways and side streets clear of snow and ice.

02/17/2014

Casino (file/credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

State Lawmakers Say Possible Casinos In Jersey City, Camden, Newark On The Table

New Jersey’s senate president says if gambling is ever expanded beyond Atlantic City, the Meadowlands is no sure bet.

02/07/2014

Super Bowl XLVIII preps at MetLife Stadium as seen from Chopper 880, Jan. 17, 2014 (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Super Bowl Week Kicks Off As Area Gears Up For Big Game

The area will be jam-packed this week with events, games and concerts offering a full Super Bowl experience free of charge.

01/27/2014

A safe discovered in a wall of the Jersey City mayor's office was opened Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Mysterious Safes In Jersey City Mayor’s Office Are Empty

After much anticipation, locksmiths on Tuesday opened two mysterious safes discovered in a wall of the Jersey City mayor’s office.

12/17/2013

Jersey City apartment building groundbreaking (credit: Twitter/Mayor Steve Fulop)

Jersey City Mayor: Housing ‘Market Is On Fire’

Another high-rise has broken ground in downtown Jersey City. The 38-story building will feature 311 luxury rental units overlooking the Manhattan skyline.

12/04/2013

Jersey City Mayor's Office (credit: Steve Scott / WCBS 880)

Jersey City’s New Mayor Proposes Police, Fire Merger

Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop’s ordinance will be introduced during a hearing on Wednesday. He said the merger would cut costs and streamline services.

07/30/2013

The NYPD's James Shea has been chosen as Jersey City's new director of public safety (credit: Handout)

Jersey City Mayor Taps NYPD Deputy Chief To Lead Police, Fire Departments

“He’s going to bring Jersey City to the next level,” Mayor Steve Fulop said. “We’ve been a little bit behind the times and I think Jim coming into Jersey City is going to change the dynamics and move the city forward.”

07/18/2013

Former New Jersey Gov. Jim McGreevey (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Jersey City Mayor Hires Former Gov. Jim McGreevey

Mayor Steve Fulop announced Friday that McGreevey will run a city commission dedicated to job creation and training. He will also develop prisoner re-integration programs.

07/12/2013

Jersey City police cruiser (credit: CBS 2)

Report: Jersey City Police Officer Exodus Could Cost Taxpayers Millions

Mayor-elect Steven Fulop is criticizing the timing of Comey’s departure and the post-election retirement of dozens of officers.

05/24/2013