The RA+BP

About the RA+BP

The Organization

First established in 2009 under Mayor James J. Kennedy, the Rahway Arts District (its original moniker) was organized to promote and enhance the business, educational, civic and cultural life of the Special Improvement District of Rahway.

If you are looking to move into the SID area or if you would like to learn more about the RABP, please contact us at info@rahwayishappening.com

Important Meeting Notice

Board of Trustees May Meeting of the Rahway Arts and Business Partnership via Zoom

5/14/2020 @ 6:30pm

To attend the meeting, it is strongly encouraged that you use the following URL: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87516070073  if using a PC, Mac, iPad, iPhone or Android device.  Your browser should install Zoom; a bar will appear on the bottom of the screen. Click “Run” and you will be asked to enter your email and name.  Click “Join Webinar.” Webinar ID: 875 1607 0073.

You can also attend the meeting by phone (one tap mobile): +1 646-558-8656 or  +1 312-626-6799; Meeting ID 875 1607 0073 (Toll-Free)

What We Do
  • Create a diverse, vibrant and economically and socially sound community within Rahway.
  • Develop activities and programs that encourage the long­term success of the art community.
  • Promote awareness of the value of the arts and directly support arts programs that encourage the diversity of Rahway citizens and businesses and their participation in the successful development of Rahway.
  • Create and encourage an atmosphere that builds strong arts organizations and increases the community and business appeal of Rahway.
When We Meet

The RABP meets at 6:30pm in our office.
1 City Hall Plaza, 2nd Floor, Rahway, NJ 07065,

  • January 9, 2020
  • March 12, 2020
  • April 29, 2020 (special meeting)
  • May 14, 2020
  • July 9, 2020
  • September 10, 2020
  • November 12, 2020
  • January 28, 2021

View meeting minutes

Who We Are

Board of Trustees
President – Joel Schwartz­
Vice President – Larry Fishman­
Treasurer – Ron Dolce­
Trustee – Patricia Kozlowski
Trustee – Matt Dobrowolski
Trustee – Danni Newbury
Trustee – David Crespo

Staff

Executive Director
Cynthia Solomon
csolomon@cityofrahway.com

Managing Director
Ann Marie Williams­­
annmarie@rahwayishappening.com

Managing Director
Amy Garcia Phillips­­­­
amy@rahwayishappening.com

If you are a Rahway business owner looking for help getting started or promoting your establishment; or, if you are an artist looking to make Rahway your home, please contact us.