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Mayor’s Message Discusses Budget and Citywide Plans for 2018

Mayor Cahill has released a statement discussing proposed budget and citywide plans for the year in a number of projects, services and initiatives in the City of New Brunswick.  The Mayor’s letter is available below in full text or by clicking the graphic.  Dear Residents, Taxpayers, and Members of the City Council: I have submitted […]

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City ID Program Now Accepting Appointments for ID Cards

The New Brunswick City ID Program is now accepting appointments for residents to obtain City of New Brunswick-issued ID cards. Adopted by New Brunswick City Council on June 7, 2017, this program is available to all New Brunswick residents age 14 and older. The program is intended to provide residents with a resource to access […]

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2017 New Brunswick Municipal Budget Highlights

The 2017 municipal budget for the City of New Brunswick will accommodate paving for a number of City streets, several million dollars in renovations to the New Brunswick Water Utility, the hiring of several new staff members in various departments and funding for some exciting new capital projects in town. The budget was approved by […]

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What is a Sanctuary City?

In light of national changes to immigration policies and procedures, there has been discussion in our community and throughout New Jersey about “Sanctuary Cities,” and whether New Brunswick is one. A recent article in the Targum unfortunately may have resulted in an inaccurate portrayal of the City of New Brunswick’s policies and stances on issues […]

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Betsy Garlatti Ends Longtime Career with City Council

New Brunswick City Council saluted longtime council member Elizabeth “Betsy” Garlatti on December 29, 2016 during her final meeting on the council after more than 12 years of service to the City of New Brunswick. Council member Garlatti was sworn in on January 21, 2004. She served four years as council president from 2007-2011. Her […]

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