YONKERS, NY — Joe Crotty, 5th City Council District candidate, joined residents of Yonkers and members of the Garrett Park Neighborhood association to “Pitch in for Parks” otoday, Sunday, April 10, 2011.
“I am excited to be out here with my neighbors today,” Joe said. “We have a responsibility to give our children and grandchildren a community that is stronger than when we go it. We need to work hard to lower taxes, improve our parks and schools, create jobs and make our streets safer”.
Joe Crotty is a lifelong resident of Yonkers. He helped start a neighborhood watch, and as a member of the First Precinct Community Council, Joe understands that maintaining safe streets and protecting our homes is a chief concern for residents. Volunteering for park and Bronx River cleanups, Joe has experienced first-hand the idyllic, natural beauty of East Yonkers and will work to ensure that all residents enjoy its charm. As a member of both the Garrett Park Neighborhood Association and Yorkshire Tenants Association, he has worked with local officials to successfully address various quality of life issues.
SOURCE: Press Release