ELIZABETH, NJ – Twenty-nine new Americans from 16 countries were welcomed to their new home by New Jersey State Senator Raymond Lesniak, Union County Freeholder Chairman Bruce H. Bergen, and Freeholders Bette Jane Kowalski and Sergio Granados during their naturalization ceremony at the Union County Courthouse in Elizabeth.

Eleven of the new citizens worked toward citizenship through The We Are One New Jersey Union County Center at the Union County Workforce Innovation Business Center in Elizabeth.