Democrat Mike Spano claims victory in Yonkers mayoral race
Democrat Mike Spano has declared victory in the Yonkers mayoral race.
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Spano will replace current Republican Mayor Phil Amicone, who was term-limited.
He won a three-way race against Republican City Councilman John Murtagh and businessman Carlo Calvi, who was running on the Independence Party line.
Spano had faced a number of questions during the race about his past as a state assemblyman and his connections with his family, known as a political powerhouse in the area.
For John Murtagh's concession in the Yonkers mayoral race go to Channel 612 on your iO Digital Cable Box and select iO Extra.
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