(WHITE PLAINS, NY) During a press conference on Thursday, May 19th, the Jandon Foundation and the Westchester County Board of Legislators announced the recipients of the 2016 Jandon Foundation Scholarships. 16 Westchester high school students will each receive $12,000 in scholarship funds from the Jandon Foundation in preparation for their next educational steps. In order for students to qualify for the awards, their families must meet financial eligibility guidelines established... Read more
Released:05-19-2016 | See More _Newsroom
The new Yonkers Family Court Facility is open at 131 Warburton Avenue in Yonkers. The Board of Legislators approved the plan for the new facility in September of 2015. The new court which is located approximately half a mile from the old court vastly improves the safety and efficiency of the Yonkers Family Court operations. The move will save County taxpayers $14 million in operating costs compared to the previous... Read more
Released:04-18-2016 | See More _Newsroom
Following Friday's joint meeting of the Budget and Appropriations Committee, Labor Parks Planning and Housing Committee and Infrastructure Committee, Board of Legislators Chairman Mike Kaplowitz presented a financial analysis of the proposed amendment to the management agreement for a private investor to operate Playland Amusement Park.
Released:03-22-2016 | See More _Newsroom
In proclaiming March as Irish History Month in Westchester County, the County Board of Legislators celebrated the outstanding contributions of individuals within the Irish-American community at our second March Board meeting.
Released:03-16-2016 | See More _Newsroom