The New Jersey Urban Mayors Association (NJUMA) comprises 32 urban municipalities: Asbury Park, Atlantic City, Bayonne, Bloomfield, Bridgeton, Camden, East Orange, Elizabeth, Hillside, Hoboken, Irvington, Jersey City, Kearney, Lakewood, Linden, Millville, Neptune, New Brunswick, Newark, North Bergen, Orange, Passaic, Paterson, Perth Amboy, Plainfield, Pleasantville, Roselle, Trenton, Vineland, Wildwood, Willingboro, and Woodbridge.The association is dedicated to working with state and federal lawmakers and officials to develop appropriate and effective public-policy measures that benefit the state’s urban centers and to help lawmakers understand how public policy affects New Jersey’s municipalities. NJUMA also assists its members in interpreting legislation and state policy and has worked to establish and define the state’s urban-policy agenda.