Backroom Antics Consume Yonkers City Council’s Assertions of Transparent Governance By HEZI ARIS

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The Yonkers City Council has become consumed in outmaneuvering one another in a power play over succession to the retiring Joan Deierlein. Animosity and one-upmanship has reared its ugly head while lines have been drawn in the sand over whether making the public aware of the circumstances or not. Yonkers City Council President Chuck Lesnick, and Councilmembers Christopher Johnson and  …

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The Hezitorial: Yonkers City Clerk Joan Deierlein to Step Down By HEZI ARIS

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YONKERS, NY — Yonkers City Clerk Joan Deielein was reported on February 22, 2012, to be stepping down, but she claimed she would not. Today, April 4, 2012, she officially announced she would do so in June 2012. Her long expected announcement was anticlimactic considering all the candidates that have been placed as contenders for the post of City Clerk. …

eHeziThe Hezitorial: Yonkers City Clerk Joan Deierlein to Step Down By HEZI ARIS