Merante Was the Lone Councilmember to Vote “No!” On Yonkers FY2020-2021 Budget With Tax Increase

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YONKERS, NY — June 1, 2020 — On Friday, May 29th, the Yonkers City Council adopted the City’s $1.24 billion budget for FY2020/21 that would increase PROPERTY TAXES by 1.58%. Councilmember and Chairman of the Yonkers Council Budget Committee Anthony Merante said “ I found this to be an insult to Yonkers taxpayers, so I emphatically voted NO. I thought …

eHeziMerante Was the Lone Councilmember to Vote “No!” On Yonkers FY2020-2021 Budget With Tax Increase