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“These precious lands should not be sleeping quarters for buses,” Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano said in 2015, in announcing plans to use eminent domain to take the property.
The proposed projects would create nearly 1,000 rental apartments near downtown Yonkers and 1,300 construction jobs.
A 25-day program sponsored by the Yonkers IDA prepares students for direct entry into paid union apprenticeships in building trades that put each student on the path to become, among other careers, laborers, carpenters and electricians.
Extell Development Co.'s project aims to add more than 1,000 new apartments.
The 20-day training program will run from Aug. 6 to Sept. 7.
The Yonkers Industrial Development Agency recently approved tax incentives for a $35 million Lowe's home center and a new brewery on the downtown waterfront.