Leadership Newark has a longstanding history of building transformative, transactional, and charismatic leaders that go on to inspire the City of Newark, the great state of NJ, the United States of America, and lastly but surely not least, our world. Leaders also know when there is room for continued growth, especially when determining what kind of leader one identifies as.
On Saturday, February 14, 2015, the City of Newark will provide opportunities for couples to purchase lots at $1000. The goal, according to the Baraka administration, is to revitalize communities and encourage members of the community to have hope in blighted areas. Per Mayor Baraka’s statement to the The Root:
“Public safety and public health are two critical priorities of my administration and they are intertwined. Unsafe buildings create health and safety hazards that endanger our residents, breed crime, and imperil our efforts to transform Newark into a City we can all believe in.” This statement was made by Mayor Ras Baraka on January 22, 2015 after a thorough investigation of housing complaints made by residents of 416 Irvine Turner Blvd.....