J. Christian Bollwage is your mayor and has been since 1992. Elizabeth is the fourth largest city in New Jersey. Population of 124,000 approximately.
I just visited the site and they have a bio on the mayor and links to the community and much more.
Zen, here is a link to the school ratings for Elizabeth, NJ. I am assuming he is already in school, but information nonetheless.
Here are some more city stats: http://www.city-data.com/city/Elizabeth-New-Jersey.html
Take care and best of luck Zen