East Newark hosting West Hudson Community Resource Day

The Borough of East Newark and Mayor Dina M. Grilo host a community resource day for West Hudson residents Saturday, April 23, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Borough Hall, 34 Sherman Ave.

Residents will be able to learn about:

— Free Rabies vaccines

— Free boxed food

— Registering a business or trade name

— Registering to vote

— Apply for veterans and county IDs, passports and notary services.

— How to get a COVID-19 vaccine

— Free career services available

— PSE&G assistance

— Medical programs

— Food assistance.

Additionally, members of the Hudson County Sheriff’s Office and Prosecutor’s Office will be on hand.

East Newark residents will be able to pick up a parking permit or a doc license and will be able to find out about how to become a volunteer member of the Fire Department.

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