American Cities Rebuilding: Mayors during a crisis

NJ Spotlight News | October 21, 2020 | Social
Mayors of Newark and Providence, Rhode Island talk about the way forward in 2020

The live part of the American Cities Rebuilding virtual conference has ended, but NJ Spotlight News will continue to post recordings of its discussions and films in the coming days and weeks. The conference — held Oct. 15-16 and hosted by WNET, NJTV and NJ Spotlight News — examined how cities in New Jersey and nationwide are faring during the COVID-19 pandemic and at a time of social unrest.

In this video, Newark Mayor Ras Baraka and Providence, Rhode Island Mayor Jorge Elorza discuss with NJ Spotlight News Correspondent and Anchor Michael Hill what it’s like to lead a city in 2020 .

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