Mayor Richard Thomas Weekly Report — January 20, 2018

Mayor Richard Thomas
4 min readJan 21, 2018

Welcome to the new layout of Mayor Richard Thomas’ Weekly Report. We’ve streamlined the efficiency of our weekly update to bring you as much information as possible in a clear concise format. These weekly reports are designed to keep you up to date on what’s happening in the City of Mount Vernon. Follow us on twitter @MayorRichThomas or on Facebook at Stay informed as we continue to Move Mount Vernon Forward!

Mayor Thomas and Clergy Call on President Trump to Apologize for Expletives Aimed at Immigrants

School Resource Officers Build Relationships with Mount Vernon Youth

Youth Bureau’s VICTORY Program Honors Dr. King with a “Day of Service”

Mount Vernon Small Business Round Table — Access to Capital Seminar

The Mount Vernon Way: Rise Up and Reap the Dream

Weekly Public Safety Report 1/8/2018–1/14/2018

Mayor Richard Thomas is calling on people everywhere to support the #RiseUp effort by signing our petition urging the President to apologize for his recent comments on immigration.

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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. You can hear this week’s discussion here.

At 8:30 am, you can hear the Mayor on “Mornings with the Mayor” on 104.5 FM Linkage Radio. Listen to last week’s episode here.

On Wednesdays, the Mayor heads to Minister Patrick Tyson’s corner on Future FM Radio at 98.9 FM. Catch last week’s episode here.

On Thursdays, Mayor Thomas appears on “Westchester on the Level” BlogTalk Radio hosted by Hezi Aris of the Yonkers Tribune. This week’s interview can be found here. Listen to hear Mayor Richard Thomas discuss the power of Dr. Martin Luther King’s most urgent question as well as discussing President Donald Trumps expletive comments about Africans and Haitians.

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 this week’s show here for a conversation with special guests Public Safety Commissioner Shawn Harris, Superintendent Dr. Kenneth Hamilton, Detective David Clarke, Sergeant Jennifer Carpenter, and Shayne Brooks for a discussion on safety in our schools following tragedies at New Rochelle High School.




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