PATERSON, NJ- Longtime Paterson resident, and President of the Paterson Veteran’s Council, Tony Vancheri, will be sworn in as Deputy Mayor for Veterans Affairs on Sunday. 

According to a statement by Mayor Sayegh’s office, the appointment coincides with the city’s annual remembrance event in honor of Veterans Day.

The Sunday event will be held at Veterans Memorial Park in Hayden Heights, which Vancheri has long championed, and will begin at 10:30 a.m.