Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano along with City Councilwoman Shanae Williams will host the City’s annual Black History Month celebration Thursday, February 27th at 6:00PM in the Ceremonial Courtroom at Yonkers City Hall. This year’s theme for Black History month is “African Americans and the Vote” as it speaks to the ongoing struggle on the part of both black men and women throughout American History.
The City’s celebration will include performances from local community members and remarks by the Yonkers Public School student winners of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Poem/Essay/Video contest.
***Interviews and Photo Ops***
Who: Mike Spano, City of Yonkers Mayor
Shanae Williams, Yonkers City Councilwoman
Mayor’s African American Advisory Board
Mayor Spano’s Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Poem/Essay/Video Contest Winners
What: City of Yonkers Black History Month Celebration
Where: Ceremonial Courtroom, 4th Floor
Yonkers City Hall
40 S. Broadway, Yonkers
When: Thursday, February 27, 2020