Yonkers Mayor Spano to Present State of the City on March 20, 2013 at Riverfront Library
YONKERS, NY – February 25, 2013 – Mayor Mike Spano today announced that Yonkers’ State of the City address will be held on Wednesday, March 20 at 7pm at the Yonkers Riverfront Library in Larkin Plaza. The State of the City will be the second address for the Mayor since coming into office last year.
“I look forward to the opportunity of addressing the residents of Yonkers and briefing them on the economic, social and educational conditions of their city,” says Mayor Spano. “While we face fiscal challenges this year, I plan to outline ways in which my administration is working with state and city agencies to revitalize our schools, neighborhoods and businesses.”
Mayor Spano also announced today he will host town hall meetings prior to the State of the City as a preview to his annual address. The town hall meetings will be held on Wednesday, March 6 at 7pm at Lincoln High School (375 Kneeland Avenue) and on Tuesday, March 12 at 7pm the Peter Chema Senior Center (435 Riverdale Avenue). The Mayor also will be joined by City department heads in order to best address issues or concerns.
Mayor Spano noted, “These interactive and intimate town hall meetings are opportunities to sit in and listen to residents, first-hand, about the issues affecting our great city.”
Residents are invited to bring any questions or ideas to the town hall meetings that they would like to discuss face-to-face with Mayor Spano. They can also submit questions in advance via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or via the City’s Facebook page atwww.facebook.com/CityofYonkers.