Yonkers Mayor Spano Announces New Take-Home Car and Healthcare Policies

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Part of Yonkers' Comprehensive Asset Reduction Schedule (Cars) Policies to Save Yonkers Over $100,000 in Take-Home Miles and Up to $150,000 in Annual Healthcare Spending YONKERS, NY — February 1, 2012 – Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano’s efforts to cut costs for the city, as he promised in the days of his campaign effort were realized today upon his announcing his …

eHeziYonkers Mayor Spano Announces New Take-Home Car and Healthcare Policies

Yonkers City Council Republicans Reluctantly Support Settlement Of “Guardian” Litigation

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Settlement is Distasteful but the Right Financial Decision for the Taxpayers Speaking on behalf of the Republican Caucus of the Yonkers’ City Council, Minority Leader John Murtagh said tonight that the Caucus would be voting in favor of the settlement of the lawsuit brought against the City and Mayor Amicone and by “readers” of The Westchester Guardian, a local tabloid.

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The Calvi Concept for Education Reform in Yonkers By CARLO CALVI

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Granting a Charter to Every Public School, Creation of “Vision Teams” – Board of Trustees for Each School, the Study of Division of Yonkers Centralized School District into Four Sub School Districts and the Appointment of a Special Deputy Mayor for Education. Introduction          Historically, the Yonkers Public Schools (YPS) did not initiate in their present form. While this is …

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Mike Spano Calls for Hiring Freeze in Light of Moody’s Downgrade

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Cites Councilman Murtagh’s Lack of Oversight In light of Moody’s recent downgrade of Yonkers’ bond rating, Assemblyman Mike Spano today called upon the City to adopt an immediate hiring freeze, noting that fifty non-police or fire employees have been hired in the past three months alone. Spano also said City Councilman John Murtagh, who has been on the council for …

eHeziMike Spano Calls for Hiring Freeze in Light of Moody’s Downgrade