The Yampaglia file: The right choice for North Arlington Mayor.
The Yampaglia resume is impressive. Experienced leadership that is optimistic about North Arlington’s future!
· Mark Yampaglia is a life-long resident, graduate of North Arlington High School and practicing attorney with an office in Rutherford.
· Mark played Varsity Baseball for North Arlington HS.
· A graduate of FDU and the Touro School of Law, Mark is a former Municipal Defender.
· Appointed twice and elected four times to the North Arlington Borough Council, Mark is the Ranking Member of the North Arlington Governing Body!
· Mark and his wife are parishioners of Queen of Peace Church.
· Mark’s dad is a retired Municipal Judge and his brother is a member of the North Arlington Planning Board.
· Mark’s dad ran for Mayor of North Arlington in 1990.
· A fiscal conservative, Mark is committed to keeping NA Small, Safe & Suburban!
· Mark has been endorsed by US Congressman Bill Pascrell(D-9), County Executive James Tedesco (D) and Democratic County Chairman Lou Stellato of Lyndhurst.
· Mark has been endorsed by Bergen County Freeholder and North Arlington resident Steve Tanelli.
· Mark supports the renovation of the North Arlington Senior Center.
· Mark supports pocket parks, a permanent Farmer’s Market and a bike and walking path at the banks of the Passaic River that connects from Riverside County Park to the Arlington Diner!
· Mark supports the elimination of parking meters on Ridge Road and a new plan for snow removal as well as a plan to reduce traffic and retain street parking.
· Mark wants to create a new plan for redevelopment that concentrates on Ridge Road, River Road and Schuyler Avenue.
· Mark supports the construction of single-family homes versus apartment dwellings and more density for North Arlington.
· Mark is committed to NA Public Schools and wants greater cooperation between the Mayor & Council and students, parents and school officials.