A Big Thank-You to Cross County Shopping Center for Holiday Gifts

Carl Calabro, Senior Manager of Property Management at Cross County Center; Jennifer Martinez, Assistant Leased Housing Director MHACY; MHACY President and CEO Wilson Kimball; Liz Pollack, Senior Marketing Manager, Cross County Center. Eighteen lucky MHACY teens were awarded gift cards to Cross County Shopping Center thanks to the generous donation by Liz [...]

By |2022-01-13T13:48:40-05:00January 13th, 2022|News|Comments Off on A Big Thank-You to Cross County Shopping Center for Holiday Gifts

Hundreds Attend Hip Hop History Month Contest and Live DMX Birthday Concert

A huge congratulations to DQ The Don and Diaa for winning the title of "X factor" at the DMX Birthday celebration on December 18. More than 300 people attended the celebration in the gym at 10 Brook Street with live performances by finalists in the month-long contest to celebrate musical talent in Yonkers. In [...]

By |2022-01-13T13:53:31-05:00January 13th, 2022|News|Comments Off on Hundreds Attend Hip Hop History Month Contest and Live DMX Birthday Concert

MHACY Partnership with Groundwork Hudson Valley Awarded NYS Green Innovation Grant

An innovative green infrastructure plan developed by Groundwork Hudson Valley in partnership with The Municipal Housing Authority for the City of Yonkers (MHACY) has been awarded an up to $900,000 grant to prevent heat islands and flooding at Housing Authority properties. The grant announcement was made on December 14 by Gov. Kathy Hochul’s office and the Environmental Facilities Corporation. The grant was awarded to The Mulford Corporation, [...]

By |2022-01-13T12:53:34-05:00January 13th, 2022|News|Comments Off on MHACY Partnership with Groundwork Hudson Valley Awarded NYS Green Innovation Grant

Municipal Housing Authority is using Section 8 Vouchers to Expand and Preserve Affordable Housing

Thanks to a new partnership between The Municipal Housing Authority for the City of Yonkers (MHACY) and Westhab, low-income residents in the City of Yonkers will benefit from a rental subsidy that will reduce their rents and provide housing stability, while also allowing Westhab to invest in its existing affordable housing stock. MHACY is [...]

By |2022-01-13T12:49:05-05:00January 13th, 2022|News|Comments Off on Municipal Housing Authority is using Section 8 Vouchers to Expand and Preserve Affordable Housing

Wilson Kimball Honored by Groundwork Hudson Valley

MHACY’s President and CEO Wilson Kimball was honored on October 14 when Groundwork Hudson Valley held its “Here Comes the Sun” Gala. Kimball said she was honored by the recognition particularly because of the importance of the environmental work done by the organization. MHACY has teamed up with Groundworks on a number of environmentally [...]

By |2021-11-17T16:26:16-05:00November 17th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Wilson Kimball Honored by Groundwork Hudson Valley

Children of MHACY Housing to Enjoy Playground Equipment Donated by Youth Theater Interactions

From left: YTI President Genia Flammia; MHACY President & CEO Wilson Kimball and YTI Executive Board Member Debbie Jenkins. Children who are residents of MHACY housing will soon be getting a new place to play thanks to a generous donation of playground equipment by Youth Theater Interactions (YTI). The playground equipment will [...]

By |2021-11-19T11:32:30-05:00November 17th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Children of MHACY Housing to Enjoy Playground Equipment Donated by Youth Theater Interactions

City, County and State Officials Celebrate Completion of 172 Warburton at The Ridgeway

City, County and State officials joined with the Municipal Housing Authority for the City of Yonkers (MHACY) and The Community Builders (TCB) on October 29 to celebrate the completion of 172 Warburton at The Ridgeway, a new $53.5 million transformative mixed-income residential community in Southwest Yonkers. 172 Warburton at The Ridgeway continues the strong [...]

By |2021-11-17T16:21:58-05:00November 17th, 2021|News|Comments Off on City, County and State Officials Celebrate Completion of 172 Warburton at The Ridgeway

A Spoonful of Sugar: Ice Cream Socials Host Vaccine Clinics

Ice Cream Socials at MHACY sites during June and July provided the backdrop for COVID vaccination clinics that vaccinated residents while providing them with a cold and creamy treat. MHACY staff went above and beyond not only getting residents vaccinated, but others in the area, pulling people off the street near Calcagno Homes, including [...]

By |2021-08-02T16:10:21-04:00August 2nd, 2021|News|Comments Off on A Spoonful of Sugar: Ice Cream Socials Host Vaccine Clinics

MHACY and TCB Announce Monica Lopez as Architect for Ridgeway Project

The Municipal Housing Authority for the City of Yonkers (MHACY) and The Community Builders (TCB) announced the selection of Monica Lopez Uran, AIA, LEED AP, Principal of Monica Lopez Architect, LLC, as the architect for Phase VI of the Ridgeway Redevelopment of Cottage Place Gardens. Monica, who has been a professional architect in New [...]

By |2021-08-03T09:21:52-04:00August 2nd, 2021|News|Comments Off on MHACY and TCB Announce Monica Lopez as Architect for Ridgeway Project

Cats Rescued from MHACY Apartment Looking for Homes

Fifteen cats that were left alone in an apartment in Yonkers will soon have new homes thanks to the quick response by the Municipal Housing Authority for the City of Yonkers (MHACY), Mayor Mike Spano and the Yonkers Department of Parks, Recreation and Conservation. On July 8 it came to the attention of MHACY [...]

By |2021-08-02T16:04:44-04:00August 2nd, 2021|News|Comments Off on Cats Rescued from MHACY Apartment Looking for Homes
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