Judge Orders UPS to Halt Outdoor Construction at Proposed Massive Yonkers Distribution Facility

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Community Group Scores a Major Legal Lawsuit Victory with the Granting of a Judicial Restraining Order WHITE PLAINS, NY and YONKERS, NY — November 12, 2020– In an ongoing legal battle between a Yonkers neighborhood group (StopUPS.org) against corporate Goliath UPS planned expansion has resulted in an initial victory the community group. Westchester County Supreme Court Justice Gretchen Walsh issued a restraining order on …

TribuneJudge Orders UPS to Halt Outdoor Construction at Proposed Massive Yonkers Distribution Facility

Judge Orders UPS to Halt Outdoor Construction at Proposed Massive Yonkers Distribution Facility

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Community Group Scores A Major Legal Lawsuit Victory with The Granting of A Judicial Restraining Order YONKERS, NY — November 10, 2020 — In an ongoing legal battle between a Yonkers neighborhood group (StopUPS.org) against corporate Goliath UPS planned expansion has resulted in an initial victory for the community group. Surrounding neighbors representing 2000 households have demanded that UPS prepare an …

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Councilmember Anthony Merante Announces His Re-Election Campaign

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YONKERS, NY — November 9, 2020 —  Over sixty enthusiastic supporters attended the announcement yesterday morning including Yonkers Council Minority Leader Mike Breen, Chairman of the Westchester Republican Committee, Doug Colety and Yonkers GOP Chairman John Larkin amongst many others. The event also launched the opening of Merante Campaign Headquarters at 2070 Central Park Ave, Yonkers NY. Councilman Merante’s campaign …

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STOPUPS.org Gets Relief From Westchester County Supreme Court

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WHITE PLAINS, NY and YONKERS, NY — November 7, 2020 — At a hearing held before Westchester County Supreme Court Justice Gretchen Walsh late last week a  temporary restraining order prohibiting further outside construction on the site, including the proposed new parking lot, the above ground fuel tanks, and road improvements until a hearing on the preliminary injunction scheduled for …

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STOPUPS.ORG Takes Their Fight to Yonkers City Hall

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YONKERS, NY – August 19, 2020 – Councilmember Anthony Merante yesterday joined StopUPS.org Founder Clare Gallagher, and Winchester Village Vice-President and community leader Nick Plakas, along with other community members to demand Yonkers Planning Board stay their vote on UPS’ expansion plans until community concerns are addressed. Councilmember Anthony Merante, representing Yonkers City Council District 6 said the following at yesterday’s rally. …

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Yonkers Residents to Rally Against UPS Planned Expansion Today, Wednesday, August 12th at 3:30PM

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YONKERS, NY — August 12, 2020 — Anthony Merante, Yonkers 6th District Councilman  will be joined by residents, members of StopUPS.org and other elected officials to protest the planned expansion of this UPS facility. Organizers fear that UPS’s plans, if approved by the Yonkers Planning Board would produce a safety hazard with its above ground gasoline tanks, excessive traffic and …

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StopUPS.org Rally Postponed Due to Hurricane Isaias

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Yonkers Residents to Attend Press Conference Decrying Planned Expansion of Yonkers’ UPS Facility

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YONKERS, NY — August 4, 2020 — Anthony Merante, Yonkers 6th District Councilman will be joined by other elected officials at the planned August 5th Rally: * Mike Khader, Yonkers City Council President * Ruth Walter, Westchester County Legislator District 15 * Mike Breen, Minority Leader, Yonkers City Council * Shanae V. Williams, Councilmember, 1st District * Yonkers residents * Members …

TribuneYonkers Residents to Attend Press Conference Decrying Planned Expansion of Yonkers’ UPS Facility

Councilman Merante, Residents, Homeowners, Members of StopUPS.org Among Other Elected Official to Rally Against UPS’s Planned Expansion

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YONKERS, NY — July 31, 2020 — Yonkers 6th District Councilman Anthony Merante will be joined by residents, homeowners, members of StopUPS.org, and other elected officials to protest the planned expansion of this UPS facility.  Organizers fear that UPS’s plans, if approved by the Yonkers Planning Board, would produce a safety hazard with its above ground gasoline tanks, excessive traffic …

TribuneCouncilman Merante, Residents, Homeowners, Members of StopUPS.org Among Other Elected Official to Rally Against UPS’s Planned Expansion