Senator Michael Gianaris on Good Day New York – February 7, 2019 @ 7:30am

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NEW YORK, NY — February 7, 2019 – Senator Michael Gianaris will appear live on “Good Day New York” on FOX 5 New York (WNYW-TV) on Thursday, February 7, 2019 at 7:30 am. It can be streamed live at http://www.fox5ny.com/video/live.  Date/Time: Thursday, February 7, 2019 @ 7:30 am  Location: FOX 5 New York  ### SOURCE: Alexander Marion | Director of …

eHeziSenator Michael Gianaris on Good Day New York – February 7, 2019 @ 7:30am

Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano’s Schizophrenic Housing Policies and Gentrification in Southwest Yonkers
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YONKERS, NY — December 13, 2018 — Yonkers, the city’s poorest section, is experiencing a boom in luxury, high-rise residential buildings. On the face of it, such news is often greeted with great fanfare, as it is seen as a marker of economic development and revitalization. But a closer examination reveals some troubling facts. According to Groundwork Hudson Valley, which …

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Senator Gianaris to Introduce Legislation Banning State From Entering Into Secrecy Deals Like That Used by Amazon

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Legislation Would Ban State Agencies, Local Governments from Entering Non-Disclosure Agreements as Part of Economic Development Contracts NEW YORK, NY — November 19, 2018 – Senator Michael Gianaris is introducing new legislation that would ban governments from entering non-disclosure agreements at the insistence of private corporations engaging in economic development talks. After nearly 15 months of secret negotiations, the State …

eHeziSenator Gianaris to Introduce Legislation Banning State From Entering Into Secrecy Deals Like That Used by Amazon

Economic Development Now and Then Explored on Westchester On the Level – April 29, 2013 @ 10 a.m.

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Listen to internet radio with WGRN Radio on Blog Talk Radio  YONKERS, NY  – April 28, 2013 — Westchester On the Level's Monday, April 29, 2013 show, will explore the merit of past and present economic development projects that mesmerized Yonkersites with promise and disappointment over many years. The exploration will review what was said, what was done, what is …

eHeziEconomic Development Now and Then Explored on Westchester On the Level – April 29, 2013 @ 10 a.m.

Yonkers Raceway and Yonkers IDA Reach Agreement to Expand Empire City and Create Jobs

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YONKERS, NY – June 16, 2011 — Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway (“Empire City”) and Yonkers Industrial Development Agency (“YIDA”) have finalized the terms of an agreement that goes toward securing continued viability of the City’s largest employer, while creating much-needed jobs and increasing funding for the City of Yonkers CoY). The agreement must be approved by the YIDA …

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Yonkers IDA Votes to Move Forward Economic Incentive Plan for $40 Million Expansion of Empire City Casino At Yonkers Raceway

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Board Also Votes $1.7 Million Economic Incentive Plan for Kimber Manufacturing Expansion Yonkers, NY – Mayor Philip A. Amicone, chairman of the Yonkers Industrial Development Agency (IDA), announced that the IDA board approved a resolution to move forward with a public hearing and to negotiate an economic development incentive package for a $40 million expansion of the Empire City Casino …

eHeziYonkers IDA Votes to Move Forward Economic Incentive Plan for $40 Million Expansion of Empire City Casino At Yonkers Raceway

Senator Andrea Stewart-Cousins’ IDA Accountability and Oversight Legislation Signed Into Law

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Albany, NY, September 9, 2010 — Senator Andrea Stewart-Cousins (35th District – D/WF) introduced and passed legislation (S7876) which was signed into law last week to enable the Yonkers City Council to appoint one member to the Yonkers Industrial Development Agency (YIDA).  Most cities across the State of New York require a specific number of members of Industrial Development Agency …

eHeziSenator Andrea Stewart-Cousins’ IDA Accountability and Oversight Legislation Signed Into Law

Yonkers IDA Moves On Affordable Housing

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Yonkers, NY, September 9, 2010 — The Board of Yonkers Industrial Development Agency (IDA) last week passed resolutions to move forward with public hearings to negotiate possible economic development incentives for the construction of new affordable housing on Ravine Avenue and to renovate Woodstock Manor for seniors at 755 Palisades Avenue. 

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Waterfront Deal in Yonkers

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Commercial real estate broker Paul Adler facilitated the deal. Yonkers, NY, August 29, 2010 — Reporter John Golden of the Westchester County Business Journal wrote “Waterfront Deal in Yonkers”, in the August 27, 2010 edition of the weekly. The opening line reads, “A Yonkers manufacturer and his development partners have acquired a prime redevelopment parcel on the city’s waterfront at …

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The Hezitorial: Campaign Effort Permeated with Fraud BY Hezi Aris

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Yonkers Tribune has seen the petitions presented to the Westchester County Board of Elections presented by the Mike Ramondelli campaign in their effort to garner a sufficient number of signatures in his attempt to place his name under a new party line, the Cut My Taxes designation.

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