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Helmin J. Caba, Council Member

Councilman Helmin J. CabaCouncilman Helmin J. Caba considers himself proud and blessed to have lived in our historical City of Perth Amboy since 1977. He and his beautiful wife Wendy are lifelong residents and homeowners.

Councilman Caba was born in La Vega Province of the Dominican Republic in 1973. After emigrating from the Dominican Republic, His parents, Jorge and Gladys Caba, instilled upon him the importance of hard work and the feeling that no matter how successful you are you have a responsibility to help others. His parents led by example in achieving the American dream they so solidly embraced. They became American citizens and worked multiple jobs to support their family.

Councilman Caba has deep, strong roots in Perth Amboy, and is a member of the Most Holy Name of Jesus Parish. Striving to empower those around him, Councilman Caba has a long history of community activism and volunteerism. He cares deeply about our future and is committed to work as hard as necessary to make our city a better place to live and work. As a community leader that has experience in different fields, he brings fresh vision and renewed energy to the Perth Amboy City Council.

  • Chairman of the Perth Amboy Democratic Organization
  • PADO committeeman for Ward/District 1-1
  • Paraprofessional at Perth Amboy High School
  • Union Member / American Federation of Teachers (AFT) member for the Perth Amboy School District
  • Board member of the Perth Amboy Arts Council
  • Board member of the Perth Amboy Municipal Alliance
  • Board member of the Perth Amboy Catholic Schools Advisory Council
  • Former board member of the Perth Amboy Historical Preservation Commission
  • Former Member of The Citizens Campaign Organization
  • Former President of the Latin-American Softball League for 10 years
  • Alumni of Holy Trinity Catholic School
  • Graduate from Perth Amboy High School (1991)
  • Graduate of Middlesex County College with high honors in Marketing and Advertising, and moved onto School of Visual Arts in NYC
  • Alumni of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society
  • Entrepreneur / Former owner of Fine-Line Hair Studio, Healthy Choice Grill Restaurant and Forever Young School Uniforms.
  • Member of the Most Holy Name of Jesus Parish in Perth Amboy, NJ

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Helmin J. Caba, Council Member
Department Phone Number
(732) 826-0290 Ext. FILL-IN
Department Hours
Office of City Clerk
Mon. - Fri. 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.