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A RECORD OF ACCOMPLISHMENT

HE LISTENS. HE WORKS TO GET YOU RESULTS
Anthony Merante As your Councilman, Anthony Merante has been working for Yonkers’ success. Anthony believes that his job as a Councilmember is to work to solve residents’ concerns. Your problems are his problems. He works relentlessly to find solutions to what concerns YOU!

SOLVING PROBLEMS
To reduce the reoccurring storm power outages caused by fallen dead trees. Councilmember Merante working with the Mayor has earmarked $2 million to have 2,000 dead trees removed and replaced.

PROTECTING NEIGHBORHOODS
When the Grassy Sprain Civic Association took on the battle against the planned vast UPS expansion that would ruin their neighborhood, Anthony stood shoulder to shoulder with them in protests, in the media and in the Council Chamber to rally support for their cause.

STANDING UP FOR TAXPAYERS
Anthony Merante is the only Councilmember to Vote No on a Property Tax increase in the 2020/21 budget. In addition, Councilman Merante refused a taxpayer funded City vehicle. He pays for his own car.

REPAIRING OUR INFRASTRUCTURE
From the Sprain Lake dam repair, paving of over 30 roads, repaired the chronic deterioration of the Mile Square Road Bridge (one lane bridge.) Anthony is relentless in taking care of what is important to YOU!. He has made renovations to Welty, Richter, Little John/Ann Vizzini parks. He also had benches installed at Kardash Park Additionally, the long-needed Suffolk Trail sanitary sewer line is under construction.

REMOVING EYESORES
Councilman Merante supported legislation to address illegal dumping, abandoned and unkempt properties and cracked down on illegal apartments and slumlords.

KEEPING RESIDENTS SAFE
Anthony has pushed local and state law enforcement to address the reckless driving and speeding problem on Yonkers highways and Central Ave. He also had signage and rumble strips installed on a hazardous Saw Mill River Parkway exits.

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