Posted on: April 20, 2017

East Orange Hydrant Flushing Program Begins April 17

East Orange, NJ April 17, 2017: Beginning the week of April 17, 2017, the East Orange Water Department will commence its Hydrant Flushing Program. To minimize the impact to our residents, the flushing will occur in the evening between 8pm and midnigh...

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Posted on: April 12, 2017

GRAMMY-Award Nominated Artists Eric Roberson, Bilal and Syleena Johnson at EOMACFest

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Media Contact: Connie Jackson, 862-253-8454 connie.jackson@eastorange-nj.gov

East Orange, NJ, April 12, 2017 — The City of East Orange and the Arts Council of East Orange announces GRAMMY-Nominated performers Eric Robe...

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Posted on: April 11, 2017

East Orange Receives $25,000 Grant to Support Local Healthy Out-of-School Time Programs

April 11, 2017, East Orange, NJ:  The City of East Orange’s Department of Recreation & Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA), has received a $25,000 grant to support its out-of-sch...

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Posted on: March 27, 2017

East Orange Receives Three Top Awards from the New Jersey Recreation and Park Association

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March 25, 2017, East Orange, NJ: The City of East Orange is proud to congratulate Osner J. Charles, Director of Recreation & Cultural Affairs, and his team for receiving the following three top honors from the New Jersey Recreation and Park ...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

Mayor Lester E. Taylor Proposes .5% Reduction in Taxes During His Budget Address 2017

East Orange, NJ, March 13, 2017: Mayor Lester E. Taylor III introduced a budget to the East Orange City Council during Monday’s City Council Meeting that he says marks the culmination of four years of hard work that has brought financial stability and bal...

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Posted on: February 2, 2017

East Orange Mayor Lester Taylor Will Not Seek Re-Election

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February 2, 2017, East Orange, NJ: Mayor Lester Taylor has announced his intention not to run for re-election and will step down at the end of his four-year term. 

Taylor cited a commitment to his family as the principal reason for his decision:

“Over ...

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Posted on: January 26, 2017

Mayor Taylor's Statement on President Trump's Executive Order Against Sanctuary Cities

January 25, 2017, East Orange, NJ:  "East Orange pledges to uphold our promise to protect the basic human rights of our vulnerable communities,” said Mayor Lester E. Taylor III. “In December, our East Orange City Council passed a resolution to a...

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