Newark City Council Newark Leaders Approve Changes In Vicious Dog Ordinance By Jim Letizia • Apr 5, 2016 Newark City Council last night approved a measure that no longer automatically labels pit bulls or other specific breeds as vicious. Newark City Council Tonight To Vote To Change Vicious Dog Law By Jim Letizia • Apr 4, 2016 Newark City Council is revisiting the city's vicious dog law. Newark Rejects Pit Bull Proposal By Jim Letizia • Mar 17, 2015 Newark City Council voted last night to reject changes to the vicious dog law that would have permitted pit bulls and other specific breeds without restrictions. New Contract For Some Newark Municipal Workers By Jim Letizia • Jul 29, 2014 City of Newark Newark City Council last night approved a three-year contract agreement with the union representing 110 employees, most of whom work in the water department. Newark Places Income Tax Hike Before Voters By Jim Letizia • Jun 17, 2014 Newark City Council last night approved placing a .15 percent income tax increase before the voters in November. Newark Council Approves Firefighters Union Contract By Jim Letizia • Feb 11, 2014 Newark City Council has approved a new three year contract with the firefighters union.