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Westchester County, NY November 3, 2009 Election
Council Member; City of Mount Vernon; 4 Year Term Ending 2013 Voter Information

4 Year Term Ending 2013.

Results as of Mar 11 4:10pm, 100% of Precincts Reporting (76/76)
Candidates (Vote for 3)
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Yuhanna J. Edwards 5,736 votes 31%

  • Party: Conservative, Democratic, Republican
Roberta L. "Bobbie" (Pucci) Apuzzo Click here for more information about this candidate 4,920 votes 27%
  • Party: Conservative, Democratic, Republican
  • Occupation: Executive Director,Community Service Associates
  • B.A College of New Rochelle Summa Cum Laude
  • Elected Board of Directors Park Lane Apt Corporation
  • Appointed Planning Board for the City Of Mount Vernon 2005-present
  • Italian Civic Association Community Leadership Honor
  • Rotary International(Paul Harris Fellow ) Italian Civic Association Community Leadership Honor 13th Legislative District, Martin Luther King Award
  • Mount Vernon Chamber of Commerce, Community Service Award, Henry Allen Foundation, Community Service Award,
  • Keeping the public interest and trust a priority at all times
  • Creating a safe and affordable community
  • Making Mount Vernon a friendly city for all by restoring trust in government
Karen Watts Click here for more information about this candidate 4,253 votes 23%
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Executive Director, Mt Vernon YMCA
  • BS, Education, Northeastern University
  • Former Commissioner of Recreation
  • Former member of City Council 1999-2006
  • NAACP and NCNW, Member
  • Westchester Black Womens Political Caucus, Member
  • Grace Baptist Church, Member
  • Partner with civic organizations, the Board of Education, and businesses to maximize effectiveness
  • Work towards total transparency and integrity on all levels of local government
  • Ensure that Police and Fire Departments have necessary resources
Samuel L. Rivers Click here for more information about this candidate 853 votes 5%
  • Party: Conservative, Independence
  • Occupation: Licensed Real Estate Broker
  • Property Tax Consultant
  • Eradicate Gang Violence
  • Tax Cuts Now
  • War on Corruption- Zero Tolerence Policy on Waste, Fraud, and Abuse. Ex. City take home vehicles; abuse of overtime
Eileen M. Justino 799 votes 4%
  • Party: One Mount Vernon
Collie N. Edwers 658 votes 4%
  • Party: One Mount Vernon
Michelle S. Walker 649 votes 4%
  • Party: Independence
Jennifer A. Sampson 623 votes 3%
  • Party: One Mount Vernon

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