Mayor Richard Thomas Weekly Report — January 19, 2019

Mayor Sends Comptroller Final Collection Notice:

Pay City Workers


Safety at Risk: Fuel Vendor Demands Payment by January 25th or Fuel for Police, Fire, and Sanitation Will Be Shut Off Because Comptroller Refused to Pay Gas Bill Since October 2018

One of the Many Reasons Mayor Thomas is Fighting For the People by Taking the Comptroller to Court and Force Her to Do Her Job.


1. September 2018 Mayor Thomas presented 2019 proposed budget

2. Mayor Thomas and Commissioners spend dozens of hours negotiating with City Council between September and November 2018

3. Mayor Thomas holds numerous budget town hall meetings between September & December 2018

4. Mayor Thomas urges action on budget in November 2018 and December 2018

5. Mayor Thomas extended another olive branch to City Council in January 2019

6. Mayor Thomas, Council move budget process forward January 2019

Come to the 2019 Budget Public Hearing Tuesday at 7 PM at City Hall in the City Council Chambers

2019 Proposed Budget Public Hearing

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at 7 PM

Recreation Weekly Update:

Mount Vernon RBI Baseball

Mayor Thomas Announces New Hires

Mayor Richard Thomas Attends

Clean Water Westchester Symposium

Mount Vernon Youth Bureau Program

Participants Attend “King Kong Alive” on Broadway

Mount Vernon Youth Bureau Winter After School

Youth Employment and Training Program

Listen to us live:

Mayor Richard Thomas is live and on-the-air several days a week, taking your calls, addressing your concerns, and answering your questions. See the schedule below and be sure to tune in!

On Tuesdays at 7:20 am, Mayor Richard Thomas joins WVOX’s Bob Marrone to discuss pressing political news in Mount Vernon, Westchester County, and the country. Catch this week’s show here.

On Thursdays, Mayor Thomas appears on “Westchester on the Level” BlogTalk Radio hosted by Hezi Aris of the Yonkers Tribune. Last week’s interview can be found here. Listen to hear Mayor Richard Thomas speak about initiatives in the city and his vision for Mount Vernon.

On Fridays, the Mayor joins Fada Gassy for Gloves On Gloves Off on Future FM Radio at 98.9 FM. Catch last week’s episode here.

Mayor Thomas also hosts “Mount Vernon Moving Forward,” every Friday between 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm on WVOX 1460 AM Radio. This is your opportunity to call-in and speak to the Mayor directly. The number is 914–636–0110. You can listen to last week’s show here, for commentary on the Friday press conference calling on Comptroller to follow the law and pay city employees.




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