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City to Replace Ordinances Following Court Case Settlement

The City of New Brunswick has agreed to update two City ordinances dealing with panhandling following the settlement of a case filed by the New Jersey Coalition to End Homeless and a local resident. The City has agreed to amend or repeal Ordinances No. 5.32 and No. 9.04.050(A)(6), regarding the solicitation of or begging for […]

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Assistant City Attorney Promoted to City Attorney

Mayor Jim Cahill has appointed T.K. Shamy to serve as City Attorney, the approval of which was granted by the City Council at Wednesday’s council reorganization meeting. Shamy succeeds longtime City Attorney William Hamilton, who has filled the role since 1986. Hamilton, a former U.S. Assistant Attorney, Majority Leader and Speaker for the NJ General […]

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UPDATED: Council Approves Next Phase of Recreation Park Project

  UPDATE: The New Brunswick City Council approved a resolution at its September 17 meeting that authorizes the bidding process to begin for the reconstruction of Recreation Park. The proposed $2.5 million renovation of Recreation Park entails a full-scale makeover of the park, including the construction of a skate park, a spray park, a new […]

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City Administration Proposes 12-Month Agreement with American Water

The City Administration has completed its negotiations with American Water and will propose to the New Brunswick City Council a 12-month agreement for operational assistance at the New Brunswick Water Treatment and Distribution Plant. The proposed agreement will go before the Council at its September 17 meeting for discussion and a vote. Highlights in this […]

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