Hudson Freeholder Board: Rivera out, Maldonado in

Hudson County Freeholder Eliu Rivera of Jersey City has submitted his resignation papers and is expected to be gone July 1st.

Rivera cited ill health as his reason for leaving the board.

Former Councilman Junior Maldonado, defeated by Mayor-elect Steve Fulop and later re-energized as an Hispanic outreach ally, will take Rivera’s place, sources say.

Hudson Freeholder Board: Rivera out, Maldonado in