Posted on: February 22, 2017

Mayor Taylor Joins National Day of Action to Protect Access to Healthcare

February 22, 2017, East Orange, NJ: Mayor Lester Taylor III is joining mayors across the country to urge Congress to consider the serious impact that repealing the Affordable Care Act would have on millions of Americans without an effective replacement, i...

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

Orange and East Orange First Ladies Join Montclair Drifters to Hang Coats on Meters

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February 16, 2017, East Orange, NJ: For the second year in a row, East Orange First Lady Bibi Taylor, Orange First Lady Dr. Karma B. Warren and members of the Montclair Chapter of Drifters, Inc. are sponsoring a unique coat giveaway program, named “Coffee...

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Posted on: February 15, 2017

East Orange Makes Moves to Divest from Wells Fargo

February 15, 2017, East Orange, NJ – In the wake of Wells Fargo’s fake account scandal, the bank’s investment in the North Dakota Access Pipeline, as well as Wells Fargo’s close ties to the Trump administration and ...

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Posted on: February 14, 2017

East Orange Now Accepting Applications for CDBG Funding

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February 14, 2017, East Orange, NJ  - The East Orange Department of Policy Planning & Development, Office of Community Development released their 2017-2018 Requests for Qualifications (RFQ) on February 1, 2017. Interested applicants should im...

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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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Posted on: December 13, 2016

Local Non-Profit Opens Community & Computer Center at Newly-Upgraded Doddtown Plaza Apartments

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East Orange, NJ, December 13, 2016: Naima Hall, Founder and CEO of Passion For Purpose Community Outreach, and Carthage Real Estate Advisors, LLC, are hosting a Ribbon Cutting and Dedication Ceremony for a brand new community center in the newly-upgraded ...

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