MOODY’S: Fiscal Constraints Bring a Negative Outlook for Yonkers
By BRIAN HARROD

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YONKERS, NY — July 5, 2019 — Narrow reserves drove the City of Yonkers’ bond rating to be downgraded despite recent momentum attracting new residents through transit-oriented development. Moody’s Investors Service revised its credit outlook for Yonkers’ A2-rated debt from STABLE to NEGATIVE on Tuesday, July 3, 2019, citing a weak fund balance and liquidity levels.  Yonkers is also facing …

eHeziMOODY’S: Fiscal Constraints Bring a Negative Outlook for Yonkers
By BRIAN HARROD

Developers of Troubled “Bronx River Commons” Site Stopped Because They Had Not Reached Out To The Trade Unions For A Project Labor Agreement (PLA)
By BRIAN HARROD

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YONKERS, NY — May 8, 2019 — The troubled Kimball Theatre site has come back to the Yonkers Industrial Development Agency (YIDA) seeking financial assistance in the form of a Mortgage Recording Tax Exemption for a project now called the “Bronx River Commons”. The Kimball Theatre las been vacant since a 2004 fire destroyed the property and an adjacent row …

eHeziDevelopers of Troubled “Bronx River Commons” Site Stopped Because They Had Not Reached Out To The Trade Unions For A Project Labor Agreement (PLA)
By BRIAN HARROD

ICYMI: The Week In Review
By BRIAN HARROD

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U.S. Senator Charles Schumer Spoke At Yonkers Assemblyman Nader Sayegh’s Swearing In At Saunders High School  Senator Schumer, who serves as U.S. Senate Minority Leader, spoke of the three-week-old federal shutdown over funding for a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. The Senate passed a bill to allow government workers to get back pay, but Trump failed to sign it and Friday was their first missed paycheck. New York State Senate Majority Leader Andrea …

eHeziICYMI: The Week In Review
By BRIAN HARROD

ICYMI: The Week In Review
By BRIAN HARROD

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U.S. Senator Charles Schumer Spoke At Yonkers Assemblyman Nader Sayegh’s Swearing In At Saunders High School  Senator Schumer, who serves as U.S. Senate Minority Leader, spoke of the three-week-old federal shutdown over funding for a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. The Senate passed a bill to allow government workers to get back pay, but Trump failed to sign it and Friday was their first missed paycheck. New York State Senate Majority Leader Andrea …

eHeziICYMI: The Week In Review
By BRIAN HARROD