Smart Development for Mount Vernon’s Future
By CLYDE ISLEY

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MOUNT VERNON, NY – June 6, 2019 — When we talk about development in Mount Vernon, we must talk about planning for growth and our future. However, our city hasn’t seen a new Master Plan for development since man first walked on the moon. A Master Plan is a carefully considered outline that takes many factors into consideration so that …

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By CLYDE ISLEY

Clyde Isley’s Statement on Porcari Indictment and Rich Thomas’ Use of Water Department Funds For Legal Defense

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CLYDE ISLEY: Porcari Indictment Another Blow to Mount Vernon’s Reputation; Continues Richard Thomas’ Assault on City’s Taxpayers ISLEY ASKS THOMAS: “How Can You Expect Your Constituents to Pay Your Criminal Defense Bills?” MOUNT VERNON, NY – May 29, 2019 —  Three and a half years into indicted Mayor Richard Thomas’ mayoralty and the embarrassing hits just keep on coming. While Mount …

eHeziClyde Isley’s Statement on Porcari Indictment and Rich Thomas’ Use of Water Department Funds For Legal Defense

United Black Clergy Creates Mayoral Profile; Schedule Debates
By Mount Vernon Mayoral Candidate SHAWYN PATTERSON-HOWARD

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MOUNT VERNON, NY — May 23, 2019 — On Monday, the United Black Clergy (UBC) held a transformational event in Mount Vernon. The community forum was designed to help voters think differently about choosing the next leader for our great city. With the future of Mount Vernon at stake, the UBC is working to ensure that the next mayor is …

eHeziUnited Black Clergy Creates Mayoral Profile; Schedule Debates
By Mount Vernon Mayoral Candidate SHAWYN PATTERSON-HOWARD

Isley: “Enough is enough. Illegality and corruption must not be tolerated…”

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MOUNT VERNON, NY – May 17, 2019 — The disclosure of what appears to be illegal acts involving wire transfers made by Mayor Richard Thomas from the City of Mount Vernon’s checking account are alarming and just as concerning is the silence since the allegations were made. The controversy stems from an allegedly unauthorized $91,000 wire transfer, not countersigned by …

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It’s Time to Remove the Dirt from Memorial Field
By SHAWYN PATTERSON-HOWARD

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MOUNT VERNON, NY — May 14, 2019 —  As a mayoral candidate, I realize the goal is simple: We must remove the dirt from Memorial Field and have the county complete the botched project that is Memorial Field. The lack of progress at Memorial Field speaks to the ineptitude and dysfunction of our city leadership. In December 2018, when Westchester …

eHeziIt’s Time to Remove the Dirt from Memorial Field
By SHAWYN PATTERSON-HOWARD

Memorial Field Progress Still Stifles By Dysfunction; Mount Vernon Mayoral Candidate Clyde Isley Reiterates Simple Plan to Move Memorial Field To Completion

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Isley Calls For Westchester County To Complete Soil Remediation: “Let’s Get This Done” MOUNT VERNON, NY – May 11, 2019 — “It shouldn’t be so difficult,” noted Mayoral Candidate Clyde Isley. “The public outcry is overwhelming and the only step that’s been left for the City of Mount Vernon to finally move Memorial Field toward completion is to complete the …

eHeziMemorial Field Progress Still Stifles By Dysfunction; Mount Vernon Mayoral Candidate Clyde Isley Reiterates Simple Plan to Move Memorial Field To Completion

Latest Kiley Group Poll Reveals Mount Vernonites Fully Engaged In Sharing Their Views and Perspectives on The City of Mount Vernon
By HEZI ARIS

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E X C L U S I V E MOUNT VERNON, NY — April 14, 2019 — The Tom Kiley Group, Veteran Democratic Pollster, continue to gain greater insight into Mount Vernonites’ views and perspectives on various issues. The poll defined herein was tabulated between March 27th and April 11th, 2019,  from among 747 Democrats. The results are recognized to …

eHeziLatest Kiley Group Poll Reveals Mount Vernonites Fully Engaged In Sharing Their Views and Perspectives on The City of Mount Vernon
By HEZI ARIS

Shawyn Patterson-Howard On Westchester County Executive George Latimer’s State of the County Address and Her Promise to Collaborate with County Government to Resuscitate Memorial Field

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MOUNT VERNON, NY — April 13, 2019 — On April 11, 2019, County Executive George Latimer held his State of the County address which touched on many issues that directly impact the City of Mount Vernon.  One of the issues discussed was the revitalization of Memorial Field. State legislators have withheld funds earmarked for this project, stating that the funds …

eHeziShawyn Patterson-Howard On Westchester County Executive George Latimer’s State of the County Address and Her Promise to Collaborate with County Government to Resuscitate Memorial Field

Fleetwood Neighborhood Association Welcomes Mount Vernon Police Commissioner Harris to Discuss the Pedestrian Safety Grant – Thursday, October 25, 2018 @ 7pm

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Police Commissioner Shawn Harris - October 25, 2018 @ 7pm at Riverside Memorial Chapel.
eHeziFleetwood Neighborhood Association Welcomes Mount Vernon Police Commissioner Harris to Discuss the Pedestrian Safety Grant – Thursday, October 25, 2018 @ 7pm

Mount Vernon Sues its Own Comptroller to Pay $1 Million Owed to Vendors

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Unpaid Bills by Comptroller Reynolds Grows Almost 10-Fold Putting City at Risk Environmental Cleanup Stalled; DPW Trucks Repossessed MOUNT VERNON, NY — September 25, 2018 — Attorneys for the Mayor of the City of Mount Vernon have gone to court to force Comptroller Deborah Reynolds to pay more than $1 million owed to vendors who do business with the city. …

eHeziMount Vernon Sues its Own Comptroller to Pay $1 Million Owed to Vendors