Ben Boykin receives the 2023 Harold Fitzpatrick Community Service Award

(White Plains, NY) —This morning, Westchester County Legislator Benjamin Boykin II (D – White Plains, Scarsdale, West Harrison), was presented with the 2023 Harold Fitzpatrick Community Service Award by The African American Men of Westchester at the Sonesta Hotel in White Plains. Mr. Boykin is widely-recognized in Westchester as a bridge-builder across politics, non-profit, education, and the business community for over 30 years.

(L-R C.E. George Latimer, Dpty. C.E. Ken Jenkins, Board Chair Vedat Gashi, Leg. Jewel Williams-Johnson)

White Plains, NY — On Tuesday, October 17, the Board of Legislators formally received the 2024 Capital Budget for review and consideration from the County Executive, which includes investments in affordable housing, electric vehicles and charging infrastructure, Bronx River Parkway Rehabilitation, bridges, roads, the Westchester County Center and flood mitigation.

White Plains, NY — On October 7, 2023 Israel was a victim of an unprecedented and unprovoked series of terrorist attacks from known terrorist organization Hamas that has resulted in the massacre of several hundred people and more than 150 civilians as hostages, including Americans.

Italian-American Heritage Graphic

On Monday night, the Westchester County Board of Legislators hosted its annual Italian-American Heritage Celebration, honoring educator Joseph Liberti of Mamaroneck, and North Castle Supervisor Michael Schiliro.

Hispanic Heritage Graphic

White Plains, NY — On Monday, the Westchester County Board of Legislators hosted its annual Hispanic Heritage Celebration, honoring the life’s work of Isabel Elsa Villar, former Executive Director of El Centro Hispano, and Dinora Pacheco, President of the Peekskill Hispanic Community Corp.