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1998

December 17, 1998

On Religious Liberty
Protesting The ACLU and Anti-Religious Bigotry

December 16, 1998

Jersey City Uses State Funding for Pedestrian Safety Project

December 9, 1998

Mayor Schundler and Historian Fleming to Meet at City Hall
They are Brought Together by Gold Ring from Frank Hague

December 7, 1998

City Hosts Holiday Clothing Drive
Effort As Part of Statewide Campaign To Assist The Less Fortunate

December 1, 1998

Jersey City Water Service Disrupted By Main Break
Residents Advised To Boil Water

November 12, 1998

Jersey City Continues Efforts To Assist Victims of Hurricane Mitch - Municipal Departments and Local Organizations Working Together

November 10, 1998

Mayor Schundler To Present Proclamations To 50th Wedding Anniversary Celebrants

November 3, 1998: Mayor Schundler Welcomes Alberto Joao Cardoso Goncalves Jardim, President Of The Government of Madeira, Portugal, To Jersey City

October 16, 1998

Women's Club Flag-Raising Set for City Hall

October 14, 1998

Jersey City Free Financial Forum Tomorrow
"Understanding Money Sources & Getting It"

October 14, 1998

Mayor Schundler Announces the Receipt of State Grant to Improve Pedestrian Safety

October 13, 1998

Mayor Schundler will announce the receipt of a grant from the state to undertake a major pedestrian safety program in Jersey City.
Media Alert

October 6, 1998

Little Dujuan Art Troupe Visits United States

September 30, 1998

Columbus Day Parade Honorees Announced

September 18, 1998

Mayor Schundler To Host Flag-Raising Ceremony For Christian Children's Parade

September 18, 1998

Schundler Named Business Advocate of Year By U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

September 18, 1998

Schundler to Commemorate Katyn Forest Massacre Victims

September 15, 1998

Mayor Schundler to Host Ribbon Cutting for Jersey City Golden Door Charter School

September 11, 1998

Mayor Bret Schundler Calls for President Clinton to Resign

September 2, 1998

Mayor Schundler Hosts Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony For New Community Center At National Guard Armory

September 1, 1998

Crime Rates Plummet Over 16% In Jersey City

Arthur Imperatore Jr., Mayor Schundler, Congressman Menendez, And County Executive Robert Janiszewski (Right To Left) Launch The New Ferry Service

August 27, 1998

Mayor Bret Schundler Hosts The Official Launch of NY Waterway's Ferry Service To West 38th Street

August 20, 1998

Mayor Schundler, Archbishop McCarrick, and Community Religious Leaders To Bury Baby Jane Doe

August 12, 1998

Schundler To Swear-In New Honorary Deputy Mayors
Sen, Kothari, and Santana As New Appointees

August 6, 1998

Mayor Bret Schundler to Make Presentation to the Battleship New Jersey Commission

August 3, 1998

Schundler To Hold Lottery For The Jersey City Scholarship Fund

July 31, 1998

Schundler Declares Bolivian Week In Jersey City
From Flag-Raising To Festival, Aug. 3-9

July 27, 1998

Schundler Offers Hudson County Tenants' Association Choice of Vacant Property To Rehabilitate
Encourages Individual Investors and Large Developers To Take Advantage of The City's Many Grant and Loan Programs

July 23, 1998

Schundler and the Jersey City Municipal Council Ask State Legislature Not to Cut Aid to Municipalities

July 16, 1998

Jersey City To Host Municipal Forum For Students of City Scapes Summer Program
Clerk and Mayor To Address Student Questions

Mayor Schundler Speaking At The Mars Hill Concert At Liberty State Park, Saturday, July 18, 1998

July 16, 1998

The Battleship New Jersey should come to Jersey City

July 16, 1998

Jersey City Begins Ad Campaign to Bring Battleship to Liberty State Park

July 16, 1998

Jersey City Free Public Library Not Being Privatized
Schundler Says Agreement Should Improve Services and Help Control Costs

July 10, 1998

Bergen Arches Press Conference

Mayor Schundler Proclaims Jersey City's New Link To The West Of The State - The Bergen Arches
County Executive Robert Janiszewski, Congressman Robert Menendez, Senator Frank Lautenberg (left to right), And Senator Robert Torricelli (not in photo) Attended The News Conference.

Ward E City Councilman Mariano Vega Really Knows How To Throw A Barbecue!
The Saturday, July 11, 1998 Event Included A Barbecue, Music, Basketball, Volleyball, Plus A Pony Ride And A Pool For The Kids. Everybody Had A Great Time!

July 7, 1998

Mayor Bret Schundler to Offer New Alternative at Liberty State Park for Battleship

July 2, 1998

Mayor Bret Schundler Announces Fourth of July Activities
Independence Day Festivities To Include Event With Governor, Fireworks

July 1, 1998

Jersey City Mayor Bret Schundler and Local Volunteers To Clean-Up The Dilapidated South Side of Ellis Island, New Jersey

On July 3, 1998, Mayor Bret Schundler, Department Of Public Works Director Kevin Sluka, And Fifty Local Volunteers Alongside DPW Employees Removed Debris And Cleared A Walkway At Ellis Island, A National Landmark Newly-Acquired By The State Of New Jersey In A Recent Supreme Court Decision. The Clean-Up Is The First Of Many Efforts The City Of Jersey City Will Undertake To Restore The "Gateway To America" Back To Its Original Splendor.

June 29, 1998

Standard & Poor's Upgrades Jersey City's Debt Rating

June 23, 1998

Jersey City Boasts 100% Tax Collection Rate

June 22, 1998

Mayor Schundler to Attend Press Conference on St. Peter's College Area Improvement Program

June 18, 1998

Mayor Schundler to be Honored by Toastmaster International

June 18, 1998

Jersey City Announces Summer Policy for Fire Hydrants and Sprinkler Caps

June 15, 1998

Mayor Bret Schundler Offers To Tow The Battleship New Jersey to Liberty State Park

June 11, 1998

Schundler Praises Wisconsin Supreme Court Decision
Sees Ruling As Favorable To School Choice Movement

June 8, 1998

City To Celebrate National Homeownership Week
Kick-off Reception To Announce New Housing Bond Program

June 8, 1998

Mayor Schundler To Receive $800,000 For The Jersey City Scholarship Fund

Congressman Menendez And Mayor Schundler At The Christopher Columbus Drive Mural On June 6th - The American Day Parade

May 27, 1998

Schundler Hosts Fifth Annual Senior Picnic at Liberty State Park

May 27, 1998

Jersey City to Host Fireworks Display to Celebrate Ellis Island Decision

May 26, 1998

Paying Honor To The Memory of Ol' Blue Eyes
Schundler To Highlight Sinatra's Link To Jersey City

May 26, 1998

Schundler Hosts Press Conference to Celebrate Supreme Court Decision
Court Declares Ellis Island Belongs to New Jersey

May 12, 1998

Jersey City Sues National Crime Insurance Bureau for Defamation
Says NICB "Manufactures" Statistics Which Hurt City

May 8, 1998

Mayor Schundler To Host Press Conference As A Kick-off To Five Day International Real Estate Seminar Series

Jersey City Police Lieutenant Thomas Scheider Demonstrates Video Equipment Donated By The Melissa Neier Foundation To Combat Drunk Driving

May 6, 1998

Schundler To Present A Proclamation To Pathmark Executives At Annual Multicultural Arts Festival

May 5, 1998

City To Host Third Annual Information Fair

May 4, 1998 - Students And Mayor Schundler Celebrating English As A Second Language Month

May 1, 1998

Mayor To Proclaim New Jersey One Call Awareness Week
Program Is In Accordance With Underground Protection Act

April 30, 1998

Mayor Schundler Invites Potential Homebuyers to City Hall to Learn How to Purchase Properties Utilizing the 203(k) Loan Program

April 28, 1998

City To Host Community Empowerment Forum

Congressman Menendez, Mayor Schundler, Councilwoman Holloway, Councilwoman Donnally, Councilman Smith, And Fire Department Director Roman
At The April 27 Opening Of The New Firehouse On Orient Avenue

April 24, 1998

Schundler To Swear-In Municipal Court Judges
Jackson Is New Appointee, Cheloc Is Reappointed

April 22, 1998

Schundler To Host Ribbon-Cutting For New Parking Lot

The Mayor And Other City Officials, Representatives Of The Municipal Parking Authority, And Local Business People Open A New Parking Lot

Councilman Harvey Smith, Deputy-Director Oren Dabney, Council President Thomas DeGise, Councilman Robert Cavanaugh, Director Catherine Macchi, And Mayor Bret Schundler At The Little League Opening Day Parade
Click HERE For More Photos Of The Event

Councilman Arnold Bettinger Speaking At The Jewish War Veteran's Holocaust Commemoration Ceremony

April 17, 1998

JERSEY CITY INCINERATOR AUTHORITY TO SPONSOR EARTH DAY '98 FESTIVAL

April 14, 1998

Mayor Schundler Demands Apology
Says National Insurance Crime Bureau Distorted Facts About Car Thefts

April 9, 1998

NJ Supreme Court Affirms Appellate Division's Decision Regarding Jersey City's Payroll Tax

April 8, 1998

Jersey City To Host Regional Training Program For Small, Minority-Owned Construction Firms

April 6, 1998

JCPD Director Asserts NICB Auto Theft Stats Are Misleading

April 2, 1998

Christmas in April - Jersey City To Host Continental Breakfast

Grand Re-Opening Ribbon-Cutting For Joseph's Florist
Deputy Mayor Jaime Vazquez, Joseph Pollifrone, Richard Mendez, and Denise Pollifrone (right to left)

April 2, 1998

New Hindu Temple To Open In Jersey City

April 1, 1998

Schundler To Be Featured Speaker At New York University Conference

March 30, 1998

Mayor Schundler To Debate the ACLU and The NJEA On School Vouchers

March 25, 1998

Schundler Hailed As Model Leader In New Book

Pledging Allegiance To The Flag
At The Little League Opening Day Ceremonies
Click HERE To See
More Photos Of The Event With Met Baseball Player Ed Kranepool

March 23, 1998

Schundler To Host Grand-Opening Celebration of National Education Agency's Jersey City Center

March 16, 1998

Three Local Women To Participate In Hispanic Professional Women Panel

March 13, 1998

Schundler To Swear In Gloria Esposito As Honorary Deputy Mayor

March 13, 1998

Schundler To Host Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony For Arlington Avenue Bridge

March 13, 1998

Schundler To Join Local Indian & West Indian Communities For Annual Phagwah Parade, Cultural Festival

March 12, 1998

Schundler To Visit Visionics Corporation

March 11, 1998

Mayor Bret Schundler of Jersey City To Speak On School Choice In North Arlington

March 11, 1998

Mayor Bret Schundler of Jersey City To Speak On School Choice In Dover Township

March 11, 1998

Schundler To Attend ASPIRA, Inc. of New Jersey's 21st Annual Luncheon

March 11, 1998

Schundler to Visit Educational Arts Team Workshop

March 11, 1998

Schundler Announces Small Business Assistance Seminar

March 6, 1998

Schundler Presents "Elder Law Day Conference For Seniors

March 6, 1998

Schundler To Testify On Medical Savings Accounts Before Congressional Subcommitee

March 3, 1998

Schundler To Host Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony For Emergency, Back Up Child Care Center

March 3, 1998

Schundler Appoints Mayo As Deputy Mayor

February 26, 1998

Jersey City Receives Cultural Diversity Award

February 17, 1998

Mayor Schundler Invites Potential Homebuyers to City Hall to Learn How to Purchase Properties Utilizing the 203(k) Loan Program

February 6, 1998

Dignitaries From Oviedo, Spain To Visit Jersey City

February 3, 1998

Celebrating African-American Heritage Month

January 30, 1998

Municipal Council To Vote On CDBG Consolidated Plan

January 20, 1998

City Announces Next Step In State Theatre Demolition Process

January 16, 1998

Mayor Schundler Invites Potential Homebuyers to City Hall to Learn How to Purchase Properties Utilizing the 203(k) Loan Program

January 6, 1998

Schundler To Visit China And Philippines On Goodwill And Economic Tour

January 5, 1998

Mayor Schundler Invites Potential Homebuyers to City Hall to Learn How to Purchase Properties Utilizing the 203(k) Loan Program

1997

Highlights

Schundler for Governor 2005 Web Site

Bret Schundler Media Archive

Schundler for Governor 2001 Campaign Archive

Documents from the Office of Jersey City Mayor Bret Schundler

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