The township of North Bergen has sued Palisades Medical Center and its Harborage nursing home in tax court. Sen. Nick Sacco has introduced a bill to keep the tax exempt status for nonprofit hospitals and their nursing homes but allow municipalities to charge $2.50 per day for each licensed bed.
As gentrification continues in Jersey City, property values are rising and many neighborhoods are becoming drastically different in terms of demographics, sometimes even pushing previous residents out or causing tension.
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