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Proposed Westchester County spending $2.1B, tax cut $1M

Westchester County Executive George Latimer today unveiled the proposed operating budget for 2020. As previously announced by Latimer during a news conference staged on...

Latimer promises Westchester County property tax cut

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uT18g5MG9Jo Without revealing the details, Westchester County Executive George Latimer on Wednesday announced that the 2020 county operating budget he is due to soon send...

Westchester County Airport runway project estimated to cost $21.7M

The Westchester County Board of Legislators voted to issue $10 million in county bonds to repave and make other improvements to the main runway with the remaining money to come from the FAA and New York state.

Westchester legislators override Astorino’s budget veto

The board voted unanimously to override the veto of a $1.8 billion budget that includes a 2 percent tax hike.

Legislators push back against Astorino’s budget

“This year, there are no more rabbits to pull out of the hat,” said Majority Leader Catherine Borgia.

Astorino, Bramson clash in final debate

The candidates for Westchester County executive squared off Wednesday night in the final debate before election night.

Legislators ask for more time to study ‘source of income’

Residents rallied at county headquarters in White Plains Monday, May 6, demanding the Board of Legislators pass a law prohibiting landlords from denying tenancy based on source of income, including Section 8 housing vouchers.

Hearing May 6 on source of income legislation

County legislators approved a public hearing to discuss source of income legislation

Legislature approves LDC for nonprofit win

Westchester’s Local Development Corp. formally approved four projects totaling $128 million.

LDC announces projects, business groups give it thumbs up

Westchester’s Local Development Corporation formally approved four projects totaling $128 million.

Commission suggests changes to county government

The Westchester County Charter Revision Commission has released a proposal that could change the structure of county government.

County legislators to host presentations on Playland proposals

Westchester County legislators will host a public information session Feb. 13 to hear presentations of four proposals for revitalizing Playland.

Business community, nonprofits react to county budget

Republican legislators were joined by two Democratic legislators in passing the 2013 county budget Dec.7, after a walkout by eight legislators.

Legislators ban hydrofracking waste

County legislators unanimously approved legislation that bans the sale, application and disposal of waste from hydrofracking.

County legislators pass budget amid walkout

Republican legislators were joined by two Democratic legislators in passing the 2013 county budget on Friday, after a walkout by eight legislators.