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Town Clock CDC Breaks Ground on Dina’s Dwellings

  On Thursday afternoon, Town Clock Community Development Corporation, joined by Mayor Jim Cahill, Council President Rebecca Escobar and a crowd of friends and supporters, broke ground on Dina’s Dwellings, a long-term supportive housing project that will be housed in the structure of the 300-year old First Reformed Church on Bayard Street. It will contain 10 units […]

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Update Regarding the New Brunswick Water Utility

Regarding the New Brunswick Water Utility, The transition period during which American Water has taken on the operational support of the City’s Water Treatment facilities continues to go very well. We are currently finalizing language with American Water for a one-year agreement to follow the interim Memorandum of Understanding under which we are currently operating. […]

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Summer Repaving in New Brunswick

Several New Brunswick streets have been recently repaved to keep commuting around New Brunswick smooth and safe! The following roads have been repaved over the summer months: Commercial Avenue between George Street and Neilson Street Georges Road Jefferson Avenue Delavan Street Comstock Street is to be paved on Sept. 3 and 4. Citizens with concerns regarding New […]

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Bike Corrals Come to New Brunswick!

New Brunswick got its first bike corral on August 29 at Mine Street and Easton Avenue! Bike corrals provide dedicated on-street parking for bikes that is open to all.  Other bike corrals will be installed over the next few weeks in the Easton Avenue, French Street, downtown and Suydam Street areas. Suydam Street is getting its […]

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New Brunswick Sister Cities Foster Friendships Worldwide

New Brunswick’s friendships extend far beyond central New Jersey. The New Brunswick Sister Cities Association, Inc.  is a nonprofit agency that was founded in 1960 as a means for New Brunswick to connect with cities around the world to diplomatically foster relationships and share information about their respective ways of life, including government, art and […]

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College Experience Brought to Seniors through Rutgers Senior Citizen Audit Program

Did you know that senior citizens have the chance to expand their knowledge by attending Rutgers University classes on a space-available, noncredit basis? The Senior Citizen Audit Program opens up classrooms at Rutgers University’s New Brunswick, Newark and Camden campuses to permit seniors to sit in and learn for free. During the spring and fall semesters, […]

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10th Annual Jimmy D Memorial 5K This Sunday!

On Sunday, Aug. 31, the 10th Annual Jimmy D Memorial 5K will see hundreds of participants race  in New Brunswick one last time in remembrance of a local hero. New Brunswick Deputy Fire Chief James D’heron died in the line of duty on Sept. 3, 2004 while responding to a fire in the City. Fifteen […]

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NBPD and RUPD Expand Neighborhood Teams

The New Brunswick and Rutgers Police Departments have announced the expansion of their existing Neighborhood Police Team (NPT) approach. This past March, New Brunswick and Rutgers police officers teamed up in the same patrol car and began patrolling the 5th and 6th Wards of the City, which are areas predominately occupied by off-campus student housing. […]

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