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Posts By: Keith Hamilton

Keith Hamilton

Your Mayor?

By on May 31, 2015

Budesheim has posted and enormous sign on the public area on Route 23 leaving Riverdale asking residents to re-elect “Your Mayor”.  Let’s take a quick look at that… In 2010, Budesheim spearheaded a campaign to send the Riverdale Police Department

A Question of Integrity

By on May 20, 2015

I was fortunate enough to attend a Borough event where I could ask our mayor questions that had been on my mind. The public asked questions on topics which ranged anywhere from shared services opportunities; to the Mayor’s convictions on

Fact Check: Campaign Edition – Volume 1

By on May 15, 2015

It has come to my attention that some of you received negative campaign material from the Budesheim-Mastrangelo-Felegi Camp that was illegally placed in your mailbox last weekend. I know this as several of my friends and neighbors have complained. Normally

Small Business Week – A Time To Support Riverdale’s Entrepreneurs

By on May 6, 2015

Its National Small Business Week — Did you know that collectively small businesses account for the majority of employment in this country and that they are a vital component of our economy.  Small businesses are driven by passion and a spirit for entrepreneurship that many

FACT CHECK NJ: Riverdale Muncipal Debt Service

By on May 2, 2015

Suburban Trends – April 26, 2015 In last Sunday’s Suburban Trends you will find and article discussing the Carelli-Pellegrini ZERO BUDGET which was passed unanimously on at the April 22nd Council Meeting. Mayor Budesheim and Councilman Mastrangelo have been insinuating

Carelli-Pellegrini ZERO Budget Adopted

By on April 23, 2015

A penny saved is a penny earned. The Carelli-Pellegrini ZERO BUDGET was adopted by the Borough Council at Wednesday’s meeting. The budget passed with a 4-0 vote. Councilmen Astarita and Clinton were not present. Councilmen Carelli, Pellegrini and Revis all

NEW REPORT – Riverdale mayor to appeal ethics violation decision – News – NorthJersey.com

By on January 22, 2015

The Suburban Trends published a follow up article to the Daily Records report and they provide additional insight. Eye On Riverdale will continue to investigate this matter and report back to you. Click here for full article:  Riverdale mayor to

Riverdale Mayor Guilty of 4 Ethics Violations

By on January 17, 2015

This article was published in Suburban Trends on 01/21/15.  Eye on Riverdale will investigate this matter further and bring you additional information and facts along the way. Please use this link to access the article: Suburban Trends    

Call Borough Hall and Sign Up for Free Property Maintenance

By on January 10, 2015

How would you like the Riverdale DPW to maintain your property free of charge? Well apparently some Riverdale residents have already signed up and are enjoying their savings. Wanna know how it works? Most of you probably know what a


By on December 19, 2014

Suburban Trends, Sunday, December 7th, 2014 Eye on Riverdale spotted several discrepancies in a recent edition of the Suburban Trends. Since many residents rely on this news outlet for information regarding our town, we feel it necessary to clarify some