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Yonkers and the 2020 Census – May 27th Update

Every Wednesday is Census Day at Yonkers Public Library! We’re more than halfway there! With data collected through Tuesday, May 26th, an estimated 52.5% of Yonkers households have completed their 2020 Census questionnaires. That’s still lower than the rate for the New York State (55%) and nation (60.1%). We need ... Read More
Small Business Assistance

Small Business Assistance

This is an ongoing post that will be regularly updated. Last updated: May 26   The COVID-19 outbreak has resulted in the closure or reduced service of many businesses. In March, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES) Act was signed into law. This $2 trillion law provides about ... Read More