Amicone unveils Yonkers budget

Yonkers Mayor Phil Amicone unveiled a new budget Wednesday that will ask homeowners to pay more in property taxes.

The $903 million budget proposal includes a 7.8 percent property tax hike that will be used to help close a $14 million shortfall, Amicone says.

The Yonkers mayor says the spending plan does not include any layoffs of city or school workers.

To watch Yonkers Mayor Phil Amicone unveiling his budget to city council members, go to channel 612 on your iO digital cable box and select iO Extra.

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