Mayor Armstead Thanks Donations for Coat Drive Home / News / Mayor Armstead thanks the Linden Fire Unions 234 & 34 and the Linden Police Unions 42 and Superior Officers for their generous donations to our coat drive! Also a special thanks to Brenda Salas from the Treasury Department! Pictured from left to right Lt. Robert Sanchez, Police Officer Maria Mercado, Lt. Rick Bachmann, Mayor Armstead, Capt. Carl Tattoli, Firefighter Kevin Mahon and Firefighter Taj Braxton. Pictured left to right are Brenda Salas from the City of Linden Treasury Department, and Mayor Derek Armstead.