Governor Cuomo Announces Completion of $95 Million Mixed-Use Affordable Housing Development in Mount Vernon, NY

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SUMMARY: 22 South West Street Brings 189 Affordable, Energy-Efficient Apartments to Downtown Mount Vernon Adjacent to Metro-North Train Station MOUNT VERNON, NY — October 1, 2020 — Governor Andrew M. Cuomo yesterday announced the completion of 22 South West Street in downtown Mount Vernon, a nearly $95 million, 189-apartment mixed-use development with ground floor retail space that is immediately adjacent to …

eHeziGovernor Cuomo Announces Completion of $95 Million Mixed-Use Affordable Housing Development in Mount Vernon, NY

Former Eliot Engel Aide Tyrae Woodsen-Samuels Declares: “These Are Times That Challenge Us All to Do More, To Take Action”

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MOUNT VERNON, NY — August 22, 2020 —  On the night that the national Democratic Party sent the Biden-Harris ticket out to take on Trump and his bigotry, Mount Vernon Democrats nominated 27-year-old Tyrae Woodson-Samuels as the next Westchester County Legislator, signaling a strong investment in the next generation of Democratic leadership. “I want to thank the Mount Vernon Democratic …

TribuneFormer Eliot Engel Aide Tyrae Woodsen-Samuels Declares: “These Are Times That Challenge Us All to Do More, To Take Action”

Elected Officials, Community Leaders, Registered Nurses and Healthcare Workers Demand Montefiore Health System NOT Close Mount Vernon Hospital

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MOUNT VERNON, NY — October 26, 2019 -– Elected officials, community leaders, registered nurses and healthcare workers hosted a Town Hall Meeting Thursday night at Grace Baptist Church protesting the closure of Mount Vernon Hospital. Montefiore Health System wants to close the only hospital in Mount Vernon, limiting critical access to care for the entire city. Mount Vernon Hospital is an …

eHeziElected Officials, Community Leaders, Registered Nurses and Healthcare Workers Demand Montefiore Health System NOT Close Mount Vernon Hospital

MOODY’S: Fiscal Constraints Bring a Negative Outlook for Yonkers
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YONKERS, NY — July 5, 2019 — Narrow reserves drove the City of Yonkers’ bond rating to be downgraded despite recent momentum attracting new residents through transit-oriented development. Moody’s Investors Service revised its credit outlook for Yonkers’ A2-rated debt from STABLE to NEGATIVE on Tuesday, July 3, 2019, citing a weak fund balance and liquidity levels.  Yonkers is also facing …

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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

Yonkers Delegation: Final Budget Increases Aid to Education for Yonkers Schools

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 Avoids Funding Cuts to Yonkers Albany The Yonkers State Legislative delegation announced that the final state budget agreement avoids drastic cuts to the Yonkers Public Schools and the City of Yonkers which were originally proposed in the Executive budget. Working together, Senators Andrea Stewart-Cousins and Jeff Klein along with Assemblymen Mike Spano, J. Gary Pretlow and Richard Brodsky were successful …

eHeziYonkers Delegation: Final Budget Increases Aid to Education for Yonkers Schools