On May 22nd, there will be a rally for abortion rights at City Hall Plaza in Jersey City to fight for the protection of Roe v. Wade.
The harsh reality is that the mayor does not explain to residents that our city is underpaying, and hence undervaluing, members of our police force.
It is not equitable because there are too many exceptions in the law on who pays property taxes, especially school taxes.
Children in Jersey City are still experiencing severely under-resourced schools due to years of chronic disinvestment.
Wouldn’t it be great if the developer, who will receive more height and density, utilized some of that extra floor area and height to build units of affordable housing.
In recent weeks, the City Council had the nerve to increase their salaries while the residents in Jersey City are struggling to make ends meet.
Jersey City Ukrainians and other residents have mobilized a massive fundraising effort supporting Ukraine’s battle for freedom and to help refugees.
Dr. Fernandez has spent her entire 40-year career in Jersey City in various positions without controversy and is extremely qualified and dedicated to the children, parents and the entire Jersey City community.
The redrawing of Jersey City Municipal Ward Maps has brought to light increasing concerns in our diverse communities about discriminatory practices by city officials.
The ward commissioners have the responsibility to fix and determine the ward boundaries so that each ward is formed of compact and contiguous territory.