Yorktown Seeks Resolution to U.S. Mail Disruption

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YORKTOWN, NY — January 9, 2021 —  Supervisor Matt Slater yesterday asked a regional postal official to resolve erratic mail service in Yorktown. In recent weeks Town Hall has received more than 40 complaints about erratic and delayed mail service. The complaints are coming from most of the eight zip codes in Yorktown, but they particularly concern service out of …

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2021 Operating, Capital and Special District Budgets Passed

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Operating Budge Reduces Tax Levy & Overall Spending; Preserves & Increases Human Services WHITE PLAINS, NY —  December 14, 2020 — The Westchester County Board of Legislators today unanimously approved the 2021 operating budget for Westchester that reduces the County tax levy and lowers overall spending while preserving essential services. The Board also unanimously adopted 2021 County capital and special …

Tribune2021 Operating, Capital and Special District Budgets Passed

Yorktown Accepting Letters for Santa

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YORKTOWN, NY — December 12, 2020)—Yorktown will have a direct line of communication with Santa Claus this season thanks to the Yorktown Museum. Children are invited to write letters to Santa and drop them off at a holiday mailbox at Town Hall. Any child who would like to receive a response from Santa should deliver their letter with a return …

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Westchester County Board of Legislators Approve $1.4 Million in Federal Food Aid for Seniors

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WHITE PLAINS, NY — December 10, 2020 —  On Tuesday night, the Westchester County Board of Legislators unanimously approved a program that will bring more than $1.4 million in federal relief money to local communities to defray the costs of certain home-nutrition services for seniors, including home delivery of meals, groceries and kitchen supplies. The money comes from the federal …

eHeziWestchester County Board of Legislators Approve $1.4 Million in Federal Food Aid for Seniors

DiNapoli: Feds Must Step Up or NYC Metro Region Faces End of Public Transit As We Know It

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ALBANY, NY — November 22, 2020 — New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli last week released the following statement  in response to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s release of its November budget and financial plan: “Our regional transit system is on the edge of a precipice. Without a significant infusion of federal funds, the region faces service cuts in 2021 …

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Transit Workers Union President Utano; International President Samuelson: “We Choose to Fight”

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Yorktown Approves Affordable Housing Agreement

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Deal includes new municipal senior center and recreation offices YORKTOWN, NY — November 18, 2020 — The Yorktown Town Board approved a 35-year agreement last night that will preserve and enhance 160 units of affordable senior housing at the Beaveridge apartments. The agreement stipulates that Beaveridge Housing Associates, L.P, the owner of Beaveridge, will continue to receive a property-tax exemption …

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ZEISS of White Plains, NY Announced the ZEISS SCOPEs Grant for K-12 Science Teachers in Putnam / Rockland and Westchester Counties, Bergen County, and Fairfield County

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WHITE PLAINS, NY and YONKERS, NY — November 18, 2020 — Many teachers across the country are facing the new challenge of educating students through remote learning. The need for creative lesson planning is particularly acute in science classrooms because of the need for hands-on laboratories or live demonstrations that supplement traditional lectures.   In order to help teachers and …

eHeziZEISS of White Plains, NY Announced the ZEISS SCOPEs Grant for K-12 Science Teachers in Putnam / Rockland and Westchester Counties, Bergen County, and Fairfield County

Yorktown Revives State of Emergency Declaration mandating Face Covering at All Parks and Town Property

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YORKTOWN, NY — November 12, 2020 – The Town Board voted today, Thursday, November 12, 2020 to revive a state of emergency declaration in response to rising cases of Covid-19. The state of emergency declaration was originally made on March 13 and it expired in the summer. The declaration of a local state of emergency gives the town supervisor the …

TribuneYorktown Revives State of Emergency Declaration mandating Face Covering at All Parks and Town Property

Yorktown Awards Solar Array at Granite Knolls

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YORKTOWN, NY — November 8, 2020 — On Thursday night, November 6th, the Town Board awarded the installation of a milestone renewable energy project at the Granite Knolls Sports Complex to HESP Solar. The project includes a proposed solar canopy, energy storage system and four electric vehicle charging stations. The proposed solar array will be installed above a carport on the parking …

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