Heavy traffic is expected in New Brunswick this weekend as Rutgers University holds its 248th commencement ceremony. Drivers should expect heavy delays on College Avenue and George Street in New Brunswick and River Road, Hoes Lane and Metlars Lane in Piscataway, according to the university. The John Lynch and Landing Lane bridges are also expected […]
Mayor Cahill attended the Young Leaders Conference at Eagleton for lunch! The Young Leaders Conference inspires students to be civically engaged and community oriented. The Mayor discussed with New Brunswick High School (NBHS) students the meaning behind being a leader as well as ways they can lead in New Brunswick and stay involved.
Last week at Urban Clean-up Week, students celebrated “School Kids Sweep Up” Day by giving back to their community. Students canvassed the City with Department of Public Works (DPW) staff and school teachers by picking up litter around town. Later, with the trash found, students played a game of “Slam Dunk the Junk” at […]
Rutgers Day had a table that featured the City of New Brunswick. We gave away New Brunswick themed t-shirts and City information. Mayor Cahill and Council members enjoyed meeting people from all over the state and talking with people! Did you take #SelfieswiththeCity of New Brunswick’s Mayor Cahill or Council Members Anderson, Escobar or Fleming? […]
City employees’ youngsters enjoyed “Bring Your Child / Grandchild To Work” Day! Kids met Mayor Cahill and then toured City Hall, the Department of Public Works, Joyce Kilmer Fire Station, the Library, the Civic Square Building, the Police Department and The Heldrich Hotel. It was a fun time and a learning experience for the children.
The New Brunswick based Construction Management Association completed construction of a new fraternity house and cut the ribbon in celebration of the Zeta Beta Tau (ZBT) home. Mayor Cahill, Executive Director of ZBT – Laurence Bolotin, Dean of the Rutgers Office of Fraternity and Sorority Affairs – Joanne Arnholt, President of local undergraduate chapter – […]
The students of Ms. Ilisa Grodman’s third grade class had some special guests join them for breakfast on Tuesday morning. Mayor Jim Cahill, joined by Superintendent Richard Kaplan and members of the New Brunswick Community Food Alliance visited Paul Robeson Community School for a morning meal in recognition of the school district’s implementation of the […]
Less than a year ago, New Brunswick Mayor James Cahill was signing a beam along side Superintendent Kaplan, students, teachers, residents and the New Brunswick community to highlight the construction progress on the new A. Chester Redshaw Elementary School. (For last year’s post, click here: http://thecityofnewbrunswick.org/blog/2013/06/students-take-part-in-beam-signing-ceremony-for-redshaw-school/) Construction is moving forward, bricks are being put in place […]
(Image from last Fall’s Library Conversation Cafe Event) The library is adding a fifth English conversation group! A Literacy Programs of New Jersey ESL Conversation Group will meet every Saturday at the New Brunswick Free Public Library now through June 28th, 2014. Participants engage in one-on-one or small group communication to practice English through free-flowing conversations in […]