Collingswood Redevelopment Moving Forward After Debt Upgrade

Moody’s recently lifted Collingswood out of the junk-pile when it upgraded their credit rating to the lowest investment grade last Thursday. NJBiz. com quotes Mayor Maley: ”Nothing changed on our end. All that changed was that (Moody’s) got a better understanding of what condition the town and the project is in,” Maley said. “Moody’s should have been giving me a gold star, not downgrading us.”

Primary Elections Are Today

UNION COUNTY – In the area’s most closely watched contest, two Newark city councilmen, a state senator and the mayor of Irvington will face off in today’s Democratic Primary to determine the party’s nominee replace the late U.S. Rep. Donald M. Payne, who died in March. In Union County, the four contenders will be bracketed together in an open primary.