Mayor Tony Vauss was elected to Mayor of Irvington Township, NJ on May 13th 2014. He campaigned on attracting new businesses to Irvington, as a way to raise both revenue and the profile of the Township. Mayor Vauss’ political career began as a volunteer in 2004. As a volunteer, he learned about the political process and desired to become involved to better serve his community. Mayor Vauss founded the Tony Vauss Civic Association, which offered a plethora of community activities. These activities included adult basketball, programming for senior citizens and children, and meals for the less fortunate in the Irvington community.