YONKERS, NY – On the steps of City Hall today, at 2:00 p.m., former Council Member Dennis Robertson who represented Yonkers 3rd District will endorse Michael Sabatino for the 3rd Yonkers City Council for this November’s election. Mr. Robertson is slated to be joined by Yonkers City Council President Chuck Lesnick, Yonkers City Council Majority Leader Patricia McDow (1st District) and Councilman Wilson Terrero (2nd District) will also endorse and support Sabatino’s campaign effort.
“As the person who held this seat from 2004 thru 2007, I have a good idea of what it takes to be successful in this position,” said Dennis Robertson. “There is no doubt in my mind that Michael Sabatino has those skill sets and more. He is a man of high integrity and intelligence who possesses a common sense demeanor that is so desperately needed in government today,” concluded Robertson.
Sabatino responded by saying, “I am honored to have the support of former Council Member Dennis Robertson who understands the challenges that Yonkers faces and knows how important it is to have sensible and practical decision makers. I am running for Yonkers’ City Council District 3 to bring a fresh perspective and new energy to issues that are important to all Yonkers residents: education, local jobs, infrastructure, community engagement, and fighting for local Interests. These priorities are the foundation of our city and the building blocks of its future.”
Michael Sabatino has been endorsed by and is the designee of the Democratic, Working Families and Independence Parties. He has further been endorsed by the Yonkers Federation of Teachers (YFT), Yonkers Police Benevolent Association (PBA), Yonkers Captains, Lieutenants, and Sargeants Association (CLSA), the Westchester-Putnam AFL-CIO, 1199 SEIU, and the Building and Construction Trades Council.