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Jersey City Together's push for affordability gathers steam, Mayor signs on to 50% affordability

Mayor Fulup & Rev. Dr. Alonzo Perry Sr.

In January, Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop sent a letter to Honeywell to demand an increase in affordability on a 95-acre site from 5% to 50%. This comes after Jersey City Together spoke to thousands of people across Jersey City and secured commitments from the majority of the city council in support of this change. The Interfaith Community Organization, a previous IAF affiliate, successfully sued Honeywell to force remediation of chromium contamination on the site decades ago. Article in the Jersey Journal here.

Rev. Laurie Wurm, a former leader with Interfaith Community Organization, and the city council candidates just before the election.

Content Date: 
Sunday, February 25, 2018 - 21:41