Charlie Kratovil to Celebrate Labor Day by Announcing Plan to Raise Wages

WHO: Charlie Kratovil WHAT: Announcement of Plan to Raise Wages WHEN: Monday, September 3 @ 1PM WHERE: Outside the Rutgers Public Safety Building (intersection of Commercial Avenue and George Street) As of July 1, New Brunswick's city government employed nearly 150 workers at wages of less than $15 per hour. Tomorrow, as we celebrate Labor … Continue reading Charlie Kratovil to Celebrate Labor Day by Announcing Plan to Raise Wages

Wednesday: Charlie Kratovil Addresses City Market Board Meeting

On Wednesday, Mayor Candidate Charlie Kratovil will address the New Brunswick City Market Board of Directors Meeting, bringing focus to a critically important issue for tens of thousands of New Brunswick residents who cannot drive or do not own vehicles, as well as many businesses and institutions that depend on transit to connect them to … Continue reading Wednesday: Charlie Kratovil Addresses City Market Board Meeting

Mayor Candidate Scores Win in Police Transparency Lawsuit

Assignment Judge Rules in Favor of Candidate Charlie Kratovil Middlesex County's Assignment Judge ordered the New Brunswick city government to produce records related to the March 20 arrest of a police officer, overruling the administration's decision to deny requests filed by a reporter who is running for Mayor of New Brunswick. The July 11 ruling … Continue reading Mayor Candidate Scores Win in Police Transparency Lawsuit

Charlie Kratovil to Address County Transportation Coordinating Committee

Mayor Candidate Charlie Kratovil will address the Middlesex County Transportation Coordinating Committee, bringing focus to a critically important issue for tens of thousands of New Brunswick residents who cannot drive or do not own vehicles, as well as many businesses and institutions that depend on transit to connect them to their workforce, customers, and visitors. … Continue reading Charlie Kratovil to Address County Transportation Coordinating Committee

Mayor Candidate Charlie Kratovil Approved for November Ballot

Charlie Kratovil has been informed by the Middlesex County Clerk's Office Division of Elections that his candidacy for Mayor of New Brunswick was approved and his name will appear on the November 6, 2018 ballot. On June 5, Charlie submitted 127 signatures from New Brunswick residents who support his candidacy.  The opportunity to challenge the validity of … Continue reading Mayor Candidate Charlie Kratovil Approved for November Ballot

Mayor Candidate Charlie Kratovil Files Lawsuit to Oust Rutgers University Officials

In 2011, then-Governor Chris Christie signed into law NJSA 52:14-7 (also known as the "NJ First Act"), which requires most state officers and employees to have their principal residence in New Jersey, yet Christie subsequently appointed several members to the Rutgers Board of Governors who did not live in New Jersey and had no intention … Continue reading Mayor Candidate Charlie Kratovil Files Lawsuit to Oust Rutgers University Officials

Charlie Kratovil to Announce Candidacy For Mayor of New Brunswick

WHO: Charlie Kratovil (and his supporters) WHAT: Campaign Kickoff Event WHEN: Today, June 6 @ 4:15PM WHERE: Steps of City Hall, 78 Bayard Street, New Brunswick NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ--The founder and editor of the city's bilingual community newspaper will be announcing his candidacy for Mayor in an event on the steps of City Hall later today. Yesterday, Charlie Kratovil submitted … Continue reading Charlie Kratovil to Announce Candidacy For Mayor of New Brunswick