Former Hoboken Mayor Steve Capiello dead at 89

Former Hoboken Mayor Steve Capiello has died according to media sources.  He served as mayor of Hoboken from 1973 – 1985.

In 2009, Capiello said to former New York mayor Rudy Giuliani he would run for Hoboken mayor again.

Speaking of then Governor candidate Chris Christie and Giuliani, he reportedly said,

They’re two of a kind — you know how Giuliani cleaned up New York City? Well, I’m going to do the same thing in Hoboken.” 

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