Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. (sixth from left) officially welcomed Director Charles B. McKenna (fifth from left) and the NJ Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness as the newest tenants in the Essex County LeRoy F. Smith, Jr. Public Safety Building on Tuesday, May 18th. This represents the completion of the third phase to redevelop the Smith Building from an old jail into office use.

With them are (from left) Assemblyman and Freeholder Vice President Ralph Caputo, Freeholder Patricia Sebold, Essex County Prosecutor Robert Laurino, Essex County Sheriff Armando Fontoura and NJ State Senator and Essex County Deputy Chief of Staff Teresa Ruiz.