White Plains, NY — In recognition of February as Black History Month, the Westchester County Board of Legislators will celebrate the outstanding achievements and contributions of four individuals in Westchester County.

The celebration will take place at the Board’s regular meeting on Monday, February 24, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the Board Chamber, 148 Martine Avenue, White Plains.

The Board is proud to recognize these four exemplary honorees:

  • Honorable Symra Brandon – The first African-American Councilwoman of the City of Yonkers
  • Lowes Moore – Youth mentor and Executive Director of Development of the Boys & Girls Club of Mount Vernon
  • Dr. Brenda L. Galloway Smith – Education, religious and public service leader
  • The Rev. Dr. Gregory Robeson Smith – Senior Pastor of Mt. Hope AME Zion Church, White Plains & former President/CEO of the African Development Foundation

We invite you to celebrate their outstanding contributions at our February 24 meeting, when the Board will present proclamations in their honor, and to hear them address the Board and guests.