New York State Lifts Golf Course Stoppage Work Order at Valley Fields Golf Course

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YORKTOWN, NY — July 25, 2020 – The New York Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) on Friday, July 24th lifted a cease and desist order at the Valley Fields Golf Course. Yorktown Supervisor Matt Slater received a letter from the DEC stating that the golf course has received a State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permit. The permit means that a …

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Yorktown Approves New Retail Development

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YORKTOWN, NY — July 19, 2020 – In the latest example of the rapidly expanding business and economic revival in Yorktown, one of the community’s most prominent local stores has been given the go-ahead for a new home that will incorporate the downtown’s first “green roof,” as well as numerous environmental protections. Atlantic Appliance, a fixture in the town’s business …

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Yorktown to Hold Solar Law Public Hearing
By Yorktown Supervisor MATT SLATER

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YORKTOWN, NY — July 19, 2020 – This Tuesday, July 21st, at 7:30 p.m., the Town Board will reconvene a public hearing pertaining to a proposed solar law. Despite the challenges the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has caused, the Town Board has followed an aggressive schedule by convening 12 public hearings since May 12th with four more public hearings scheduled through …

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By Yorktown Supervisor MATT SLATER

Yorktown Launches A New Website

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YORKTOWN, NY — June 8, 2020 – Yorktown unveiled a new municipal website this week that is designed for ease of use. The new town website follows the parks department’s recent launch of an online registration page on the Community Pass platform. With the new Community Pass page, residents don’t have to come to the Parks and Recreation Office to …

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Yorktown Launches Independence Day Decorating Contest

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YORKTOWN, NY — July 2, 2020 – Yorktown residents and business owners are encouraged to decorate their properties for Independence Day and submit photos to a holiday contest. “The 4th of July Patriotic Decorating Contest is an opportunity for residents and business owners to demonstrate their creativity while at the same time boosting our community’s spirits during this difficult year,” …

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Yorktown Alliance for Safe Kids (ASK) Release Diversity Resource

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YORKTOWN, NY — June 19, 2020 – The Yorktown Alliance for Safe Kids (ASK) released a diversity guide today designed to help residents discuss racism and take positive action to eliminate racial inequality. The Yorktown Together! Resource Guide for Diversity & Inclusion is posted on the group’s website. The guide offers tools and resources to encourage mindful listening, facilitation of …

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Yorktown Planners Approve Reuse of Empty Bank Building in Heart of Yorktown Heights

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YORKTOWN, NY — June 17, 2020 –  The Yorktown Planning board yesterday approved the renovation of an empty bank in the heart of Yorktown Heights. The Ohio-based owner of 1961 Commerce St. submitted an application to the Planning Board to convert a former M&T Bank into a home improvement showroom for CST Kitchens & Baths, which is relocating from its …

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Yorktown Condemns Death of George Floyd

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YORKTOWN, NY — June 3, 2020 – Yorktown’s elected officials condemned the death of Minneapolis resident George Floyd and rejected all forms of racism during Tuesday’s Town Board meeting. “The vast majority of those who have exercised their constitutional rights following the death of George Floyd have done so peacefully in the spirit of America’s great civil rights leaders, while …

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Yorktown Talk Focuses on Limiting Coronavirus Spread

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YORKTOWN, NY — May 9, 2020 – Officials from the Lowe’s home improvement store donated thousands of KN95 masks to emergency responders in Yorktown on Yesterday morning. A video of the event is posted on the town’s Facebook page. Pele Edwards, the store manager at the Yorktown Heights Lowe’s, said the donation was made in gratitude to first responders. “We …

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Struggling Yorktown Residents to Receive Break on Fees for Late Tax Payments

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YORKTOWN, NY — April 22, 2020) – Residents struggling with their finances in the wake of the New York State on Pause measures will not be charged late fees if they do not make timely tax payments under a new emergency measure. Westchester County officials received permission today from Gov. Andrew Cuomo to remove late fees for county residents and …

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