NEW YORK, N.Y. – Bloomberg Philanthropies today announced that 394 cities across the United States have entered Bloomberg Philanthropies’ Mayors Challenge, a competition to inspire American cities to generate innovative ideas that solve major challenges and improve city life.
PARSIPPANY – This week, with the support of its vendor partners, Kings Food Markets (Kings) announced the creation of a $25,000 Act Against Hunger Fund, which will provide volunteer and financial support to local community gardens that harvest much-needed, fresh foods for donation to local food banks and soup kitchens.
LINDEN – The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey will undertake a planning study for the I-278 Interchange Ramps Project.
TRENTON – Environmentalists were outraged last week when Gov. Chris Christie vetoed an attempt by Democrats in the state Legislature to return the Garden State to the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative.
CARTERET–The Carteret Health Department, working in conjunction with the Carteret Housing Authority, will host the borough’s fourth annual health fair tomorrow, Saturday, Aug. 4.
TRENTON — The Sales and Use Tax Review Commission recommended the Legislature vote against the addition of a new Urban Enterprise Zone in the state.