Yonkers, NY — At the request of Yonkers City Council Budget Committee Co-Chairs Liam McLaughlin and Patricia McDow, Yonkers City Council President Chuck Lesnick is reconvening the Special Meeting of the Yonkers City Council for Saturday morning, June 20, at 9:30 a.m. in the Council Chambers at Yonkers City Hall for the purpose of voting on the operating and capital budgets, setting the tax rates, and any other resolutions necessary to implement the city budget.
Saturday’s scheduled meeting is a continuation of the Special Meeting held Tuesday, June 16. The June 16th meeting was recessed following the vote on the Mayor’s amended budget. At that time, the vote was defeated 5-2, with only Council President Lesnick and Councilmember Patricia McDow voting in the affirmative.
Minority Leader Liam McLaughlin and Council Member John Murtagh are now considered to be on board to approve Mayor Amicone's Proposed FY 2009-2010 Budget.