“THROWBACK” SUMMER PARK ACTIVATION INITIATIVE Mount Vernon, NY, July 18, 2012 – Mount Vernon’s Recreation Department is launching a “Throwback” park and playground program to bring the city’s parks and playgrounds back to life. “Sometimes it’s better to bring back tried and true programming that worked and enhances the summer playground and park experience”, […]
Mount Vernon, New York, June 20, 2012 – More than 200 parents, youth, clergy and community leaders are expected to honor 30 high school seniors through the City of Mount Vernon Youth Bureau, Y-COP and the Afrikan Brotherhood’s King Solomon & Queen Sheba Afrikan Youth Celebration on Thursday, June 21, 2012 at the Macedonia Community Center. […]
Please be advised that non-electric detonation devices, or blasting, will be used as part of site excavation in the central part of the Wartburg campus located on Wartburg Place right off of Lincoln Avenue from Friday June 22, 2012 until approximately through the end of July, 2012. The blasting site will be more than 300 […]
Mount Vernon, New York, June 19, 2012– A Mount Vernon man has been arraigned and remanded on assault charges in 2 shootings in the city. On Friday June 15th, Mount Vernon Police Detectives arrested Joseph Heflin, 40 years old, of 4 West 4th Street in Mount Vernon, in the South Bronx where he had fled […]
Mayor Ernest D. Davis will welcome the Honourable Kang Woon-tae, Mayor of Gwangju Metropolitan City, South Korea to Mount Vernon on Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 3:00 p.m. “Mount Vernon is a community composed of people from around the globe”, said Mayor Davis. “It’s good to build relationships with communities in countries representative of […]
Mark C. Watsons Mount Vernon, New York, June 19, 2012 – A 36-year-old Mount Vernon man was arraigned in Mount Vernon City Court following his arrest last Thursday night on drug charges and is due in city court tomorrow morning for a felony hearing. Last week Mount Police Detectives from the Narcotics Unit obtained search […]
The Fulton Avenue drawbridge has been closed for emergency repairs after becoming stuck Tuesday night at a 15 degree angle. The bridge is closed to both vehicles and pedestrians during the repairs.
Over four years ago, Mayor Ernest D. Davis was removed from office in a highly contested mayoral election by Clinton I. Young – shocking many. Regrettably, many of Davis’ popular programs were quietly discontinued by Young – one of them being the annual “Arts on Third Festival,” which was routinely attended by over 20,000 […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Timothy M. Costello, Assistant Superintendent for Business Telephone: (914) 665-5215 Email: tcostello@MtVernonCSD.org Fax: (914) 665-7548 MOUNT VERNON (June 11, 2012) – On Friday, June 8, 2012, Moody’s Investor Service upgraded the underlying rating of Mount Vernon City Schools from Baa1 to A3, signaling things are looking better in Mount Vernon. […]
Tuesday, June 12, 2012 6:00 p.m. MAYOR’S CONFERENCE ROOM Mount Vernon City Hall One Roosevelt Square / First Floor Mount Vernon NY Volunteers Welcomed!!