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Assemblywoman Mayer and Senator Kennedy Team Up to Help NY Families Find the Right Afterschool and Summer Programs for their Children

Yonkers, NY – Assemblywoman Shelley Mayer, D-Yonkers and Senator Tim Kennedy, D-Buffalo have secured Assembly and Senate approval of their legislation to establish a new online tool that will help parents across New York State find the right...

June 27, 2014
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Assemblymember Shelley Mayer and Workforce Development Institute Host an Interactive Forum on Women in Leadership


(Yonkers, NY) Over seventy women attended an interactive forum last night in Yonkers at the Hudson River Museum hosted by Assemblymember Shelley Mayer and Workforce Development Institute. With opening remarks from Senate Democratic Conference Leader...

June 11, 2014
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Statement of Assemblymember Shelley Mayer in Response to Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Proposed 2014-15 New York State Budget

“Today, Governor Andrew Cuomo presented his proposed 2014-15 New York State budget. While I will need to review the details carefully to determine the precise impact on the City of Yonkers, I am heartened that the Governor is moving us in the right...

January 21, 2014
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Assemblymember Shelley Mayer and Senator George Latimer Applaud Governor Cuomo’s Allocation of $3 Million in Flood Recovery Funds to Yonkers

Assemblymember Shelley Mayer and Senator George Latimer applauded Governor Cuomo’s allocation of $3,000,000 yesterday in federal recovery funds to Yonkers’ resiliency projects. Earlier this year, Governor Cuomo established the NY Rising Community...

January 8, 2014
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Proposed Regulation Amendments of Rent Stabilization and Control

One of the most pressing problems in Yonkers and across Westchester is the lack of affordable housing, so I am pleased to see the tenor of the proposed amendments is attentive to tenants’ needs. Almost 50% of the approximately 26,000 rent...

July 19, 2013
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