We pledge to leave our communities and our country better than we found them by pursuing pragmatic solutions instead of just pointing out problems and assigning blame.
Civic Trustees Alfonso Faura, and Jose Amarante presented to the Perth Amboy City Council a resolution to call on the New Jersey Legislature to adopt legislation ending the tenant blacklist, which serves as a disincentive for tenants to go to court when landlords...read more
Cutting edge solutions to better police/community relations and as a result boost public safety were communicated to key Trenton and New Jersey decision-makers at the Solutions Forum hosted this past Tuesday by The Trenton Civic Trust at Thomas Edison state...read more
Bradley Gonmiah, member of the Newark Student Union and Newark Civic Trustee, spoke at the July 12, 2018 Board of Education meeting to ask members to consider implementing Solutions Civics in the school district. He explained that the Citizens Manual teaches students...read more
“All Newark High School Students to Learn How to Drive their Local Government and Better Their City” The Citizens Campaign, and the Newark Civic Trust, today applauded the Newark School District and Superintendent of Schools Roger Leone for their unanimous decision to...read more
Plainfield Civic Trustees recently met with Interim Superintendent of Schools Ronald E. Bolandi to propose that Plainfield teach Solutions Civics to its high school juniors. The Superintendent offered his endorsement and committed to move for implementation. Solutions...read more
Chancellor Cantor paved the way for Rutgers-Newark to offer advanced citizen leadership training through the Rutgers School of Public Affairs. It is currently being taught in 2 college courses under the supervision of Dean Charles Menifield. Power Civics provides...read more