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Landmark Law To Protect NJs Poorest Communities From Pollution Signed Into Law

https://www.nj.com/news/2020/09/landmark-law-to-protect-njs-poorest-communities-from-pollution-signed-by-murphy.html
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Mortgage and Rent Relief Plans May Be On the Way for Newark, But Will They Be Enough?

Mortgage and Rent Relief Plans May Be On the Way for Newark, But Will They Be Enough?

NEWARK, NJ — A bill designed to stave off a flood of impending foreclosures and evictions made it out of...
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Environmental Injustice Exhibit at Newark’s Hahne Building

If you walk into the Express building in Newark, you’ll see dozens of people walking through the Climates of Inequality...
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NJTV News covers launch of “Climates of Inequality” exhibit. November 1, 2019

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aiI5Gh4x1aY&feature=youtu.be
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WBGO Reports on ‘Climates of Inequality: Stories of Environmental Justice’ Exhibit

By ANG SANTOS , WBGO Newark is one of many cities part of the 'Climates of Inequality: Stories of Environmental Justice'...
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Industry Surrounds Newark’s Ironbound Neighborhood

Industry Surrounds Newark’s Ironbound Neighborhood

April 01, 2019 Caroline Craig, NRDC Even when speeding along by train or car, people traveling through Newark, New Jersey, know...
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Thriving Cities Take Collaboration

Thriving Cities Take Collaboration

Always uplift, never uproot.” That maxim was greeted with …
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Ironbound Building Height Ordinance Stirs Up Gentrification Concerns

Ironbound Building Height Ordinance Stirs Up Gentrification Concerns

By REBECCA PANICO January 7, 2019 at 5:31 PM The MX-3 ordinance would affect several lots east of Penn Station...
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City Council Moves Ahead With Plan to Give Evicted Residents Free Legal Services

By REBECCA PANICO Eviction proceedings for Newarkers take place in Essex County Superior Court, pictured above.Credits: Rebecca Panico NEWARK, NJ...
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“Gentrification at its worst”: Residents, advocacy groups fight to save Terrell Homes

By ELANA KNOPP Images from days gone by at Newark's Terrell Homes show a well-maintained housing complex and a close-knit...
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OPINION: As Newark changes, residents need to unite to protect their interests

OPINION: As Newark changes, residents need to unite to protect their interests

There has been a flurry of news recently about Newark, from the NY Times to Bloomberg News – and most...
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