Notice: This posting was posted as an April Fool’s joke.
Mayor Steven Fulop declared currently that he will just take a career setting up homes for the very poor in Alabama with Habitat for Humanity on the expiration of his current expression.
In creating the announcement, Fulop spelled out, “For as well several a long time I have set the pursuits of the rich over those people of the weak and unhoused. I determined it was time to be a force for superior in the earth.” In accordance to Fulop, the notion came to him yesterday though swimming his early morning laps throughout the Hudson River. “It was immediately after a near connect with with a NY Waterway ferry that I understood I wanted to re-think my daily life.”
Questioned for comment, Fulop critic Councilman-at-Big Rolando Lavarro claimed that he wished the mayor all the finest in his new endeavor. “While the mayor and I have experienced our variances, I absolutely aid his choice. It’s excellent to see that he’s last but not least created a motivation to inexpensive housing.” Ward E Councilman James Solomon went one particular additional. “I advised the mayor that my grassroots donors are happy to fork out all of his transportation charges,” he claimed.
Fulop’s announcement leaves this year’s mayoral race broad open up. Some are predicting that Rob Menendez, Jr. may well throw his hat in the ring. On hearing the information, his father, U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez, wished Fulop perfectly expressing, “He must be in fantastic condition for the guide labor after paying all that time hoping to dig my political grave. I will not ignore him.”