Report: Mayor Zimmer does not stand alone with her knowledge on SandyGate
One of the chief talking points assailing Mayor Zimmer’s claim decrying Sandy aid being held hostage to a potential billion dollar development in Hoboken has fallen with a national investigative report revealing at least five people in the Mile Square City are witnesses.
The news comes from a national investigative report by NBC confirming the US Attorney’s Office and FBI interviewed others in Hoboken on MLK last Monday.
Federal agents have asked each to preserve all evidence including emails verifying details of the allegations Hoboken was being held hostage by Christie Administration officials in SandyGate.
|Dan Bryan, Chief of Staff to Mayor Zimmer is
reportedly in the know on SandyGate and is
cooperating with the Feds.
Among those on the in-the-know list: Dan Bryan, the mayor’s Chief of Staff, Juan Melli who holds the unsworn position running the City’s communications and reform Councilman Dave Mello.
Zimmer’s aides won’t speak on the matter as they’ve been directed otherwise by the Feds who are actively investigating but Mello is quoted in the story confirming he knew of Zimmer’s allegations about the Christie administration linking Sandy aid to approving the Rockefeller Group development.
From the NBC report, Mello recalls speaking to the mayor about it last summer saying: