Inaugural Poet, City of Jersey City
Updated: Oct 8, 2020
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Melida G. Rodas was chosen by Jersey City Mayor, Steve M. Fulop, to serve as the first inaugural poet for The City of Jersey City. On July 1, 2013, she delivered her poem, “THERE IN A CITY, OUR JERSEY CITY,” before an audience of 2,000 people. Her performance is available on the web. Click on Image for link.