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About mejiaward1

Proudly representing Ward 1 in the City of Newburgh, NY

Winter 2020

City Update – 11/25/2020: City government will move to appointment-only access beginning Monday, November 30, 2020. Appointments can be made by contacting departments directly during regular business hours Monday through Friday from 8:30AM – 4:00PM. What does it mean to … Continue reading

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Helping our Brothers and Sisters

Much is happening right now.  For those of you who have reached out searching for ways to help, here are some of the activities taking place in our City: The Dream Center on Hasbrouck Street is accepting donations on 9/23 … Continue reading

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#Water and #PFOS

#Knowyourlevel #PFOS in #Newburgh. Lots has happened these last two weeks. We had the DOH come and present to our community the results of the first 370 individuals who were tested for PFOS. I participated in that meeting.  It was packed house at … Continue reading

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Own your piece of the American dream in Newburgh!

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To live or not in the City …

This is one of the questions currently being debated between the Executive office and the Legislative body:  Should department heads live in the City of Newburgh?  According to legislation passed in 2014, the answer is yes.  Recent vacancies have made … Continue reading

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