Newark Mayor Ras Baraka delivers 3rd State of the City address

Newark Mayor Ras Baraka said he wants to move the city forward into 2017 as he delivered his third State of the City at the

Newark Mayor Ras Baraka delivers his third State

Newark Mayor Ras Baraka delivers his third State of the City address. (March 20, 2017 11:04 PM)

Newark Mayor Ras Baraka said he wants to move the city forward into 2017 as he delivered his third State of the City at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center Monday evening.

Baraka focused on three main topics during the address: job growth, public safety and development – business, retail and residential.

The mayor touted some recent successes for the city, including $2 billion in development...

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