ROSELLE PARK, NJ - After almost 24 hours of the public comment on social media, Councilwoman Charlene Storey has rescinded her resignation. 

As reported earlier, Councilwoman-At-Large Charlene Storey submitted her letter of resignation on Friday morning after walking out during the Thursday night council meeting where it was voted on and approved to change the wording of “Annual Tree Lighting” to the “Annual Christmas Tree Lighting” for the borough of Roselle Park. You can read that article by clicking here

After meeting with Mayor Carl Hokanson, both parties agreed to have a committee to discuss the issue further. As for now, it will still be considered a Christmas Tree Lighting.