Author Archive | Briana Suffy, Management Specialist

Code Blue in Effect Through Thursday, January 14

A Code Blue is in effect in New Brunswick through the morning of Thursday, January 14.Residents without adequate shelter from the cold may go to the Elijah’s Promise Soup kitchen, located at 18 Neilson Street overnight. A Code Blue is declared when very cold temperatures of 20 degrees or below create a danger for those without […]

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Be Selfless, Be Sustainable – Honoring New Brunswick’s Green and Clean Initiatives

It’s the season of giving and the perfect time to take a look back and reflect on what we’ve done and where we want to go. On November 17th, at the Sustainable Jersey Luncheon at the New Jersey State League of Municipalities, New Brunswick accepted their very first Sustainable Jersey Certification on stage before hundreds of […]

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The Hub City and a Collaborative Course: Connecting Students and Citizens

On Wednesday evening, Mayor Jim Cahill visited the Advancing Community Development class on Busch campus to have a discussion with college students studying ways to impact their communities. This Rutgers University course looks to bridge two communities that go hand-in-hand; the University and the City. Although the University calls New Brunswick home, it can be […]

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This Saturday: Scarlet Knights Serving their City

You may notice more people outdoors this Saturday doing clean-ups, gardening and visiting our local organizations like churches and non-profits. The annual Scarlet Day of Service is Saturday, September 19th and Rutgers students will be volunteering their time to beautify the City and spend extra time in the community. Service opportunities like this are a regular regimen […]

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Friday Just Got Better – It’s Park(ing) Day!

Park(ing) Day is Friday, September 18. What’s Park(ing) Day? No, you don’t need to grab your quarters or cards for the meters. Park(ing) Day is a world-wide event, the third Friday in September, that celebrates community through the transformation of metered parking spots. Citizens, organizations and artists convert parking spots from bare to bold! Check out last […]

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