Monday, September 14, 2015

HHA names new Executive Director

This report comes courtesy of the Hudson County View:




The Hoboken Housing Authority unanimously approved a $157,000 contract for a new, full time executive director from out of state, tentatively set to start on October 28.

After a roughtly 45-minute closed session, the HHA board unanimously approved (4-0) the hire of Marc Recko, the current CEO at Washington and Mid-East Regional Housing Authority in North Carolina.

See the complete Hudosn County View report at the link:
http://hudsoncountyview.com/hoboken-housing-authority-approves-157k-contract-for-new-exec-director/


Unrelated: The Board of Education's November race for three seats is underway. Tom Kleupfel is running for re-election with two candidates: Sheillah Dallara and Adys Velez on a ticket called "Reach Higher." Kluepfel was originally elected on the Kids First ticket.

They're holding a kickoff this Sunday and launched a new Facebook page:
https://www.facebook.com/ReachHigherHoboken?notif_t=fbpage_fan_invite

The main Reach Higher BoE page is here:
https://www.facebook.com/ReachHigherHoboken/