Deputy Federal Coordinating Officer Bill Vogel told NJ Today that FEMA has sufficient funds to take care of the needs of the Garden State. So far, Vogel said a quarter of a billion dollars has been granted to individual families.
The wholesale produce co-op has threatened to move to New Jersey if its landlord, the New York City Economic Development Corporation, doesn’t arrive at a new lease agreement that satisfies vendors.
Minimum wage was supposed to be on the legislative agenda this winter, but many lawmakers are now focused on recovery from Hurricane Sandy.
True to his slogan, “Art Works,” Rocco Landesman was dedicated to showing art’s economic benefits in local communities and to the Gross Domestic Product.
The NYC Redistricting Committee has released its revised district maps. The next City Council will likely be demographically similar to the current one, though there may be an increase in both Asian and Latino membership.