Be aware: This write-up was posted as an April Fool’s joke.
Mayor Steven Fulop declared right now that he will take a job developing residences for the bad in Alabama with Habitat for Humanity on the expiration of his current phrase.
In earning the announcement, Fulop spelled out, “For far too many decades I’ve put the interests of the rich over all those of the lousy and unhoused. I resolved it was time to be a power for excellent in the world.” In accordance to Fulop, the plan arrived to him yesterday while swimming his early morning laps throughout the Hudson River. “It was soon after a near simply call with a NY Waterway ferry that I understood I essential to re-consider my life.”
Requested for comment, Fulop critic Councilman-at-Significant Rolando Lavarro said that he wished the mayor all the finest in his new endeavor. “While the mayor and I have experienced our distinctions, I fully guidance his choice. It’s good to see that he’s at last created a commitment to cost-effective housing.” Ward E Councilman James Solomon went one particular further. “I instructed the mayor that my grassroots donors are content to shell out all of his transportation costs,” he stated.
Fulop’s announcement leaves this year’s mayoral race huge open up. Some are predicting that Rob Menendez, Jr. may throw his hat in the ring. Upon hearing the news, his father, U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez, wished Fulop well stating, “He should really be in fantastic shape for the guide labor just after investing all that time attempting to dig my political grave. I will not ignore him.”