Jersey City Mayor Jerramiah Healy, 62-year-old veteran of political hazards that include a drunken nude photo and an FBI sting, wants a third full term. Backing him are President Barack Obama and Newark Mayor Cory Booker.
General Electric Co. is in talks with New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and Attorney General Eric Schneiderman on expanding its cleanup of contaminants in the Hudson River, according to the head of the state’s canal agency.
A group led by Kiewit Corp. and a Macquarie Group Ltd. unit won a Port Authority of New York and New Jersey contract to finance, design and build a $1.5 billion replacement for the 85-year-old Goethals Bridge.
General Electric Co. agreed to examine expanding its cleanup of pollutants from a section of New York’s Hudson River after state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli sought an investor vote on a study to widen the project.
The California Public Employees’ Retirement System bought 345 apartments in two adjacent Manhattan towers from a partnership including Carlyle Group LP, gaining rentals in New York as lease rates approach a peak.