Political tug of war in Edison leads to partial town shutdown

Edison residents showing up at City Hall looking for birth or marriage certificates, construction permits and other services are out of luck. A partial government shutdown has closed many departments

News 12 Staff

Dec 8, 2011, 2:26 AM

Updated 4,553 days ago

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Political tug of war in Edison leads to partial town shutdown
Edison residents showing up at City Hall looking for birth or marriage certificates, construction permits and other services are out of luck. A partial government shutdown has closed many departments of township government. Edison's mayor and council are at odds over transferring money within the city budget to cover salaries. Until the mayor and council agree, workers will be staying home.


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