August 2014

09/17 New Rochelle Republican City Committee 7:30 PM

August 25, 2014 - 19:43

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The New Rochelle Republican City Committee will be having an event on September 17, 2014 at 7:30 pm in the New Rochelle City Hall Annex.

"All New Rochelle Republicans and like minded civic members of our City are invited to attend the meeting to greet our candidates and elected officials. We will discuss important issues affecting all residents. Please join us!"

Westchester County Clerk Warns Residents of New Telephone Scam

August 25, 2014 - 19:32

WESTCHESTER, NY -- Westchester County Clerk Timothy C. Idoni cautions residents to beware of a new telephone scam spreading around the country that has recently emerged in upstate New York. In this scam, victims receive calls from someone impersonating law enforcement or a local county agency official warning that a warrant will go out for their arrest if they fail to make a payment by the end of the business day.

Statement by Andrea Stewart-Cousins on United Water Rate Increase - "unacceptable increases far above other rising costs"

August 25, 2014 - 15:40

Andrea Stewart CousinsOn behalf of my constituents in the 35th State Senate District, I am writing in opposition to the Joint Proposal by United Water New Rochelle and United Water Westchester to raise water rates. There are two rate increase options. One would raise water rates by as much as 14.06% in the first year. The other - the levelization option-- would raise water rates by 8.23%. Neither of these options is acceptable.

Statement by Assemblywoman Amy Paulin on United Water Rate Increase - "Return on Equity of 9.2% too high for low-risk business"

August 24, 2014 - 20:30

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I am Assemblywoman Amy Paulin, and my Assembly district includes New Rochelle, Pelham, Pelham Manor, Bronxville, Eastchester and Tuckahoe, all of which are among the municipalities served by United Water New Rochelle.

Statement by County Legislator Sheila Marcotte on United Water Rate Increase - "Taxpayer Getting Hosed"

August 24, 2014 - 19:50

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