Mayoral Candidate Charlie Kratovil Announces Plan for Parking Relief

On Monday, October 8, Charlie will lay out his vision to tackle both the crippling parking problem, and the New Brunswick Parking Authority’s $390 million debt. Charlie has been listening to residents and business owners about their parking concerns: the shortage of spaces, the expensive rates, the frequent tickets, the confusing rules, and the lack … Continue reading Mayoral Candidate Charlie Kratovil Announces Plan for Parking Relief

Charlie Kratovil Supports Pay Raise for City Crossing Guards

Thanks to the advocacy of New Brunswick Mayoral Candidate Charlie Kratovil, the city’s crossing guards are set to receive pay raise at tonight’s City Council meeting. Charlie has been standing up for the approximately 50 crossing guards working in the Hub City, who protect children’s safety on their way to and from school everyday. “Crossing … Continue reading Charlie Kratovil Supports Pay Raise for City Crossing Guards

Mayor Candidate Charlie Kratovil Announces Community Advisory Team

  Charlie Kratovil, the New Brunswick Mayoral Candidate, is proud to introduce the initial group of community leaders that will serve as his advisors for the remainder of the campaign. On Sunday, September 23, Charlie met with his Community Advisory Team at the Lazos Community Center to discuss the major issues facing the city. “This … Continue reading Mayor Candidate Charlie Kratovil Announces Community Advisory Team

Charlie Kratovil Presents New Brunswick Transportation Plan

Charlie Kratovil, the editor of New Brunswick Today, will speak tonight at the Second Ward Neighborhood Block Club meeting about the New Brunswick transportation system of today and what the future can deliver for the residents, workers, and visitors to the city. After studying the current transportation resources and community needs, Kratovil developed a plan … Continue reading Charlie Kratovil Presents New Brunswick Transportation Plan

Mayor Candidate Charlie Kratovil Endorsed by RU Progressive

Charlie Kratovil, the candidate for Mayor of New Brunswick, secured the unanimous endorsement of RU Progressive, the leading progressive student organization in New Jersey. “We are proud to endorse Charlie Kratovil for Mayor of New Brunswick. It’s time to elect someone who truly knows the struggles of the average New Brunswick citizen,” said Adeel Ahmed, … Continue reading Mayor Candidate Charlie Kratovil Endorsed by RU Progressive

Charlie Promises to End New Brunswick’s “Cover-Up Culture”

Charlie Kratovil, the award-winning journalist running for Mayor of New Brunswick, has made a name for himself investigating problems with the drinking water in his city.  Now, his latest scoop has him concerned for public school children and outraged at Board of Education officials. According to a report released yesterday, excessive levels of lead were … Continue reading Charlie Promises to End New Brunswick’s “Cover-Up Culture”

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