Mayor Thomas Warns Mount Vernon City Council, Comptroller of Massive Tax Hike Hidden in Proposed Memorial Field Agreement

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MOUNT VERNON, NY — October 3, 2018 — Today, Mayor Richard Thomas released a letter sent to the City Council and Comptroller Deborah Reynolds on the serious financial implications contained in Westchester County’s proposed amendment on Memorial Field. Mayor Thomas raised concerns with language in the proposed amendment that poses a serious threat to the City’s finances. The County wants …

eHeziMayor Thomas Warns Mount Vernon City Council, Comptroller of Massive Tax Hike Hidden in Proposed Memorial Field Agreement

Mayor Thomas Signs Memorial Field Agreement

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City of Mount Vernon and Westchester County Agree to a Competitive 8-Lane Track, Field, and a Commitment to Returning the Park to the People MOUNT VERNON, NY — October 2, 2018 — Mayor Richard Thomas today announced the signing of an amended agreement between Westchester County and the City of Mount Vernon for the restoration of Memorial Field. This amendment …

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Mount Vernon’s 2018 Food Trolley

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Mount Vernon CityFest -September 15, 2018 on Gramatan Avenue @ 2:00pm

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Mount Vernon’s Book Bag Giveaway – Sept. 8th @ Hartley Park from 12Noon to 4PM

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eHeziMount Vernon’s Book Bag Giveaway – Sept. 8th @ Hartley Park from 12Noon to 4PM

Exploring Mount Vernon, NY’s Waterways With Mayor Richard Thomas

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Mount Vernon, NY – a Port City  

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Labors of Love Cost Money
Mayor RICHARD THOMAS

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Dear Mount Vernon Friends and Family, MOUNT VERNON, NY — September 1, 2018 — This Labor Day weekend, many of us will pause to gather with friends and family over bar-b-que. We will take our children back to school shopping. We will enjoy one last warm summer weekend before the hustle and bustle of fall is upon us. Unfortunately, these …

eHeziLabors of Love Cost Money
Mayor RICHARD THOMAS

Fighting for Mount Vernon’s Future
Mayor RICHARD THOMAS

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MOUNT VERNON, NY — August 22, 2018 — Last night, I hosted a fiscal town hall to speak about the challenges Mount Vernon has faced and the opportunities available in our future. MayorThomas@cmvny.com There is good news in our city. Crime is down 31 percent in 2018 alone. Property values are rising with median sales prices up 9.6 percent. Our economy …

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Mayor RICHARD THOMAS

Mount Vernon Is Moving Forward on Memorial Field Our Sewers and More
By Mayor RICHARD THOMAS

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MOUNT VERNON, NY — August 18, 2018  — We are moving forward. That is the objective that we set and that’s the objective we are going to accomplish. We are moving forward at Memorial Field. We are moving forward on doing everything we can to fix our broken infrastructure, from bridges to roads to streetlights and sewers. On Tuesday, August …

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By Mayor RICHARD THOMAS

Inaction By Mount Vernon Comptroller and Cuty Council Puts Taxpayers at Risk for Millions of Dollars in Fines
By Mayor RICHARD THOMAS

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MOUNT VERNON, NY — August 7,  2018  — On Monday, August 6, 2018, I had hoped the Board of Estimate would have approved the $67,000 needed to fund the post of City Engineer, a position that state and federal regulators have called essential for bringing Mount Vernon into compliance with the Clean Water Act. But the Mount Vernon Comptroller and …

eHeziInaction By Mount Vernon Comptroller and Cuty Council Puts Taxpayers at Risk for Millions of Dollars in Fines
By Mayor RICHARD THOMAS