A kumbaya moment in the high stakes gambit over Atlantic City. The governor, mayor and Senate president announce a sweeping plan to save the city without declaring bankruptcy.
But the deal that stops just short of a state takeover would restructure the city’s debt and consolidate or privatize municipal services. How does that sit with Atlantic City residents?
And just south of the boardwalk they’re bailing out homes and assessing damaged dunes. Some are reassessing their view of the governor who had to apologize for some ill-chosen wisecracks.