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Posted on: October 27, 2023

2023 Lights On After School Rally

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In a heartwarming display of community support and commitment to youth enrichment, the Mount Vernon Youth Bureau, in collaboration with the Mount Vernon Recreation Department, recently hosted its Annual Lights On After School rally on the steps of City Ha...

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Posted on: October 24, 2023

Fire Appreciation Ceremony

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The Mount Vernon Fire Department hosted its annual Fire Appreciation Ceremony, a cherished tradition that aligns perfectly with Fire Prevention Month in October. This event holds great significance as it is a heartfelt tribute to the brave firefighters wh...

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Posted on: October 18, 2023

Mount Vernon Youth Bureau Unveils Its First Ever Bus

In a significant stride toward enhancing youth services, the Mount Vernon Youth Bureau proudly unveils its latest asset—a new 15-passenger bus. This transformative addition promises to revolutionize student transportation, offering a cost-effect...

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Posted on: October 4, 2023

Second Annual Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration

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 We had an incredible time at the 2nd Annual Hispanic Heritage Celebration at Howard Street Park! 

The rhythms of incredible music echoed through the air, and the delectable delights from food trucks tantalized our taste buds. The vibrant...

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Posted on: September 28, 2023

Phase 2 Community Conversations

Phase Two of the comprehensive plan is underway, and community conversations are back! Join us at upcoming meetings to share your input about neighborhood concerns that impact you daily or opportunities in your neighborhood to thrive. Listen to neighbors ...

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Posted on: September 18, 2023

Mount Vernon CITYFEST 2023

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Mount Vernon Cityfest '23 was an absolute blast! Huge shoutout to our incredible Recreation Department for organizing this magnificent event with fun activities, electrifying performances, and a strong sense of community. We want to express our g...

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Posted on: September 11, 2023

22nd Annual 9/11 Memorial Flag Raising

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The City of Mount Vernon came together in a solemn and heartfelt ceremony at City Hall Plaza to pay tribute and reflect upon the tragic events of September 11, 2001. This marked the 22nd Annual Memorial Flag Raising hosted by the City of Mount Vernon, a d...

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Posted on: August 11, 2023

Mount Vernon Youth Police Academy Kicks Off

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The Youth Police Academy kicked off this week, setting the stage for a wonderful program for its 17 eager participants, aged 7 to 16. This program promises a blend of education, engagement, and unforgettable moments, as young minds step into the world of ...

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Posted on: June 12, 2023

MTA Public Information Session

The City of Mount Vernon partnered with the MTA Metro-North Railroad to host a Public Information Session to update residents on the Fulton and South Street Bridges.

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Posted on: April 27, 2023

Unveiling of Sculpture Honoring Heavy D at 42 Broad St

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In celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Hip Hop, Mount Vernon Mayor Shawyn Patterson-Howard, ArtsWestchester, and the family of the influential hip-hop artist Heavy D joined the development team behind 42 Broad — a joint venture of Alexander D...

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Posted on: March 3, 2023

Youth Bureau Launches Winter Session of Youth Training and Employment Program

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The city of Mount Vernon held a press conference to announce the commencement of the winter session of the Youth Bureau’s Youth Employment and Training Program. The winter session of the program will last for six weeks, and students will be able...

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