Mayor’s Monday Message – AUGUST 12, 2019
By VICTORIA GEARITY

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OSSINING, NY — AUGUST 15, 2019 —Community Vigil at the Waterfront: Like everyone who gathered at the waterfront for the community vigil last Thursday evening, I love this community and am so grateful to be part of it. My heart breaks for the people of El Paso and Dayton. They surely love their communities too. Thank you to all the …

eHeziMayor’s Monday Message – AUGUST 12, 2019
By VICTORIA GEARITY

Mayor’s Monday Message – AUGUST 5, 2019 —
By VICTORIA GEARITY

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OSSINING, NY — AUGUST 5, 2019 —Sunday evening Trustee Manuel Quezada and I joined members of the Ecuadorian community in welcoming Prefecto Yaku Perez Guartambel. This inspiring leader from the region in Ecuador that was home to so many Ossining residents, shared the philosophy that guides his tremendous work to protect water. In honor of the Prefecto’s dedication to the …

Victoria GearityMayor’s Monday Message – AUGUST 5, 2019 —
By VICTORIA GEARITY

Mayor’s Monday Message – July 22, 2019
By Ossining Mayor VICTORIA GEARITY

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OSSINING, NY — July 22, 2019 — Community & Police Relations: On Saturday we held a special session to appoint four new officers to the Ossining Police Department. Officers Gabriel Guzman, Michael Juliano and Luke Malone are all Ossining natives, and began their police academy training today. We look forward to their field training on the streets of Ossining in …

Victoria GearityMayor’s Monday Message – July 22, 2019
By Ossining Mayor VICTORIA GEARITY

An Open Letter
By Ossining Mayor VICTORIA GEARITY, Ossining Trustee RIKA LEVIN, and Ossining Trustee MANUEL QUEZADA

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A Progressive Solution for Affordable Housing in Ossining  OSSINING, NY — February 19, 2019 — There have have been many voices in the public discussion of ETPA, the NYS rent stabilization program. We have actively sought to learn from articles, workshops, stakeholder meetings, community members, and housing and land use experts. A variety of options were considered as part of this …

eHeziAn Open Letter
By Ossining Mayor VICTORIA GEARITY, Ossining Trustee RIKA LEVIN, and Ossining Trustee MANUEL QUEZADA

Mayor’s Monday Message – February 11, 2019 —
By VICTORIA GEARITY

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Fighting Against Funding Cuts OSSINING, NY — February 11, 2019 — Fighting Against Funding Cuts Last week I joined mayors and supervisors from across Westchester County to voice our objection to the governor’s plan to eliminate local AIM funding. If the proposed cuts go through, that will mean the Village of Ossining loses over $200,000 a year. Holding the line …

eHeziMayor’s Monday Message – February 11, 2019 —
By VICTORIA GEARITY

Monday Mayor’s Message
By VICTORIA GEARITY

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OSSINING, NY — January 21, 2019 — Ireland Sing Sing Connection & a Busy Board Meeting This busy weekend of events honoring Martin Luther King, Jr included an inspiring program at Ossining High School raising funds for the Cooperative Scholarship, as well as an interfaith service at Congregation Sons of Israel sponsored by the Briarcliff Ossining Ministerial Association (BOMA). On …

eHeziMonday Mayor’s Message
By VICTORIA GEARITY

Monday Mayor’s Message
By VICTORIA GEARITY

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New Year, New Chief, New BOT   On Saturday evening hundreds gathered to thank Deputy Fire Chief Angelo Manicchio for his service. Ossining is fortunate to have such a dedicated volunteer department. On New Year’s Day I had the privilege of swearing in the new team of OFD chiefs, including newly elected 2nd Assistant Chief Michael Scarduzio. Thank you to …

eHeziMonday Mayor’s Message
By VICTORIA GEARITY

2019: A Year for Optimism, Forgiveness and An Inclusive Thriving Community
Mayor VICTORIA GEARITY

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I cherished a family filled holiday season to wrap up a very challenging year. Electoral success doesn’t wipe out a year of stress, but by the end of a New Year’s Day filled with the inauguration ceremony, OFD swearing in, and hours of celebrating with friends, family and supporters, I’m feeling exhilarated. (Do you recognize those curls? I asked Ossining …

eHezi2019: A Year for Optimism, Forgiveness and An Inclusive Thriving Community
Mayor VICTORIA GEARITY

Mayor’s Monday Morning Message – December 24, 2018
By VICTORIA GEARITY

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Farewell Trustee & Public Hearing Continuation Last week we bid farewell to our senior member of the Village Board, John Codman. We were joined by Assemblywoman Sandy Galef, Legislator Catherine  Borgia and Supervisor Dana Levenberg in expressions of appreciation for his seven plus years of service as trustee. Following a discussion focused largely on the inclusion of water infrastructure improvements …

Victoria GearityMayor’s Monday Morning Message – December 24, 2018
By VICTORIA GEARITY