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INTERVIEW: Mayor Shawyn Patterson-Howard

Mayor Shawyn Patterson-Howard sat down via Zoom with the Mount Vernon Advocate Newspaper today to talk about the COVID -19 pandemic and how it has effected the Mount Vernon community. The Mayor and I covered many topics beginning with her historic victory and how that has effected how she leads the city. In addition to the update on COVID-19 we discussed the New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli audit of the city, the upcoming congressional and legislative primaries in New York, the Census and so much more.