Chrstopher Ridley

White Plains, NY — On Monday night, the Westchester County Board of Legislators approved funding for the design and construction of a permanent memorial to Christopher Ridley, the off-duty Mount Vernon police officer who was shot and killed in January 2008 by county police as Ridley was intervening to stop an altercation in front of the county’s Department of Social Services at 85 Court Street in White Plains.

White Plains, NY — Legislators are pledging to work with the County Executive to right Westchester’s fiscal ship after auditors from PFK O'Connor Davies on Monday briefed the Board of Legislators' Budget and Appropriations Committee on Westchester County's Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for 2017.

 

White Plains, NY — Calling the first half of 2018 "a period of fast-paced achievement and historic change for the Westchester County Board of Legislators," Board Chair Ben Boykin (D - Harrison, Scardale, White Plains), on Friday released a Mid-Year Report detailing the work of the legislature over the past six months, and highlights from the legislative session to date.

Ben Boykin

White Plains, NY — On Tuesday, County Executive George Latimer shared with the Board of Legislators the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report of Westchester County for the year ended December 31, 2017.  As expected, the report showed a deficit for 2017 of nearly $32.2 million.

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Legislator Margaret Cunzio (C) Mount Pleasant, North Castle, Pleasantville, was joined by her legislative colleagues in approving $8.2 million in funding to undertake a complete rehabilitation of 2.17 miles of Columbus Avenue in Mount Pleasant. The funding package includes a previously approved Bond Act for the design of the project in the amount of $870,000.