Mayor's Office

MAYOR YOUNG AND HABITAT FOR HUMANITY LAUNCH NEW “MISSION MOUNT VERNON” INITIATIVE

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New joint initiative is designed to clean up abandoned properties and strengthen communities   Mount Vernon, New York—Mayor Clinton I. Young, Jr. and Habitat for Humanity Executive Director Jim Killoran in cooperation with the Mount Vernon the Department of Planning and Community Development announced a new initiative to combat abandoned properties and spruce up communities […]

Mayor's Office

City of Mount Vernon to Upgrade Water Mains

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The Board of Water Supply is presently under contract to rehabilitate major distribution mains in various sections of Mount Vernon.  It is anticipated that construction will start on or after August 3, 2011.  The locations of these mains are as follows:   South 3rd Avenue from Washington Boulevard to 400 feet north of East 7th […]

Mayor's Office

Department of Public Works Clean-Up/Beautification Weekend Celebration 2011

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The 2011 Department of Public Works Clean-Up/Beautification Weekend was successful and triumph. Mayor Clinton I. Young, Jr. and Public Works Commissioner Terrence Horton announced that the City of Mount Vernon clean up weekend 2011 was a major success. Crews from the Department of Public Works were joined by more than twenty-five neighborhood and community groups to […]

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A.B. DAVIS ~ CLASS OF 1961 – 50TH REUNION CELEBRATION

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In June 1961, 550 ‘Hilltoppers’ graduated from the nationally-acclaimed A.B. Davis High School in Mt. Vernon, NY. A. B. Davis is the alma mater of numerous esteemed graduates including comedian/actor Art Carney, Rock n Roll Hall of Famer Dick Clark, author of the beloved Charlotte’s Web, E.B. White and famed Brooklyn Dodger pitcher Ralph Branca. […]

Finance

School Tax Bill Extension

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SCHOOL TAX BILL NOTICE Due to recent changes by the Governor and Legislature in the New York State School Tax Relief Program (STAR) tax bills were delayed to insure the accuracy of each and every STAR exemption. Tax bills are being printed and will be mailed shortly to property owners. The new due date is […]

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MAYOR YOUNG ANNOUNCES CITYWIDE PLAYGROUND RENOVATION PROJECT

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See video clip: http://gallery.me.com/onpoint23/100000 A near Million dollar investment in New Playgrounds will help revitalize local neighborhoods and create safe havens for Mount Vernon children   “This is an investment in our children,” noted Mayor Young.  “This new playground will feature a new safety surface, swings, play apparatus, benches and greenery. All told we are investing […]