BREAKING NEWS: City, Teamsters Reach Agreement to Restore 2-Day Garbage Pick-up

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YONKERS, NY, July 16, 2010 — Yonkers Mayor Phil Amicone and Teamsters Local 456 Union President Edward Doyle, Jr. announced a tentative agreement late tonight that will bring back 33 laid off city workers allowing the citywide restoration of two-day per week garbage pick-up for residential customers in Yonkers beginning on Monday, July 19, 2010. 

eHeziBREAKING NEWS: City, Teamsters Reach Agreement to Restore 2-Day Garbage Pick-up

The 2010-2011 Budget BY JOHN MURTAGH

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YONKERS, NY, July 15, 2010 — After three months of often difficult discussions and negotiations, the City Council last night adopted the City's 2010-2011 Budget. Had the Council not adopted this budget, the City was facing the certain prospect of default and municipal bankruptcy within  the next two weeks.

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An Open Letter to the Taxpayers of the City of Yonkers BY EDWARD DOYLE, JR.

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A line has been drawn in the sand. Over the years Local 456, International Brotherhood of Teamsters, has negotiated in good faith with Mayor Phil Amicone and his administration. We have never turned our backs on any negotiated agreement. The fact is that the Teamsters have given back to keep brother Teamsters working and to maintain the service that Yonkers …

eHeziAn Open Letter to the Taxpayers of the City of Yonkers BY EDWARD DOYLE, JR.