Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano Appoints Lakisha Collins-Bellamy Newest Yonkers Board of Education Trustee

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YONKERS, NY – June 30, 2020 – Mayor Mike Spano today swore in Lakisha Collins-Bellamy as his newest appointment to the Yonkers Board of Education. As trustee of the Yonkers Board of Education, Collins-Bellamy will join eight other members of the Board, which is the official policy making body of the School District. The new trustee appointment comes as Dr. …

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City of Yonkers Amends Street Parking Meter Regulations During New York State PAUSE
By Yonkers Mayor MIKE SPANO

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Yonkers On-Street Parking Meters Hours Effective 10AM-6PM Until May 15th YONKERS, NY – May 1, 2020 – Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano today announced the City of Yonkers is amending its parking meter regulations through the duration of New York State’s PAUSE. Effective Saturday, May 2 through May 15, street parking meter hours will be from 10AM-6PM and alternate side of …

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By Yonkers Mayor MIKE SPANO

Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano Call on Local Churches to Ring Bells in Support of Healthcare Workers and First Responders Combatting COVID-19 Outbreak

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Mayor Encourages Residents to Join in Appreciating Essential Workers by Clapping Outside Their Homes at 7PM YONKERS, NY – APRIL 3, 2020 – Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano today is calling on local churches and bell towers to ring their bells at 7pm every evening in support of Yonkers healthcare workers and first responders on the frontlines combatting COVID-19 outbreak. Residents …

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City of Yonkers Offers Free Online Career Courses During Coronavirus Outbreak

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“Skill Up Yonkers” Initiative Available at http://yonkers.skillupamerica.org YONKERS, NY – April 2, 2020  –  Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano today announced the Yonkers Workforce Development Board is providing Westchester County residents free access to online career courses via Metrix E-Learning System through its “Skill Up Yonkers” initiative. Starting immediately, residents can visit http://yonkers.skillupamerica.org to upgrade their skills set as many residents …

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update
By Yonkers Mayor MIKE SPANO

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  YONKERS, NY – March 18, 2020 – Over the past week, critical decisions have been made in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak and spread. These changes are not easy, and some will cause inconveniences in our daily lives. It is how we respond to these changes that will shift the course of this crisis and slow the spread …

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By Yonkers Mayor MIKE SPANO

Yonkers City Hall Employee Tests Positive for Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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YONKERS, NY – March 14, 2020 – An employee who works in Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano’s Communications Office at Yonkers City Hall has tested positive for COVID-19. No other employees have exhibited symptoms, and the employee has not been present in City Hall since March 6th. The employee did not interact with the public, and fortunately is recovering well at …

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Yonkers Mayor Spano to Present the Annual State of the City Address March 25th at Yonkers Riverfront Library

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YONKERS, NY – February 16, 2020 – Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano today announced his annual State of the City address will be held on Wednesday, March 25, at 7:00 pm at the Yonkers Riverfront Library in Larkin Plaza. The State of the City will be the eighth address for the Mayor since coming into office in 2012. “I look forward …

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Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano Endorses Mike Bloomberg for President of the United States Nominates

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Mayor Spano Becomes First New York State Big City Mayor to Support Bloomberg YONKERS, NY – January 25, 2020 – Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano today endorsed former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg for President of the United States. Citing the Democratic presidential candidate’s executive leadership, record and vision to unite the country, Mayor Spano is the first New York …

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Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano Nominates Liam McLaughlin As Yonkers Inspector General

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YONKERS, NY – January 13, 2020 – Mayor Mike Spano today announced his nomination of Liam McLaughlin as Inspector General for the City of Yonkers. McLaughlin, an attorney, certified public accountant and former City Council President, will serve as the City’s top watchdog, overseeing independent audits and investigations to assure the integrity of city conduct. “It’s important for Yonkers to …

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Yonkers Mayor Spano Calls Upon Governor Cuomo to Support Yonkers’ Push for New York City to Relocate MTA Bus Garage From Yonkers Waterfront

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YONKERS, NY – January 9, 2020 – In response to New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo’s recent announcement to relocate a tow pound off of New York City’s waterfront, Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano is now asking Governor Cuomo to also support Yonkers long-time push for New York City to relocate its MTA bus garage in Yonkers, which occupies nearly four …

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