Mayor Ras J. Baraka outlined a strategy he called "Occupy the Block" which is aimed at the crime in the city.A single city block is selected where he and others will "hold court" — setting up tables and chairs for chess, cards, and open discussion on anything from the city's youth to the violence they too often experience.
City and United Community Corporation (UCC) seeking additional partners
On behalf of the entire City of Newark, we want to congratulate our very own Senator Teresa Ruiz
Shelters open for vulnerable populations at designated locations
Mayor Baraka Calls for Over Haul of University Hospital