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What's in the Proposed 2019 Westchester County Budget??

County Budget Director Larry Soule will present the proposed 2019 county budget in a meeting that is open to the public. Bring your questions.

After the meeting League members will convene to determine the League's commentary on the budget. All members of Westchester Leagues may participate. The League statement will be arrived at via consensus.

November 16th, 2-4PM White Plains Public Library

LWVW ANNUAL HOLIDAY LUNCHEON

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2018

SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKER: WESTCHESTER COUNTY D.A. ANTHONY A. SCARPINO will present a timely overview of trends in crime, including the opioid crisis, in the County.

Congregational Church of Scarsdale 1 Heathcote Rd Scarsdale, NY Lunch commences at 12:15pm and speaker will begin at 1pm..

Open to the public with a fee of $35. To register send a check made payable to League of Women Voters of Westchester to LWVW, 570 Taxter Rd Ste.565, Elmsford, NY. To pay online via PayPal or credit card

Tickets

2018 voters guide available now

See the guide as of October 1, 2018 click here

LWVW IS GOING BACK TO SCHOOL TO TEACH CIVICS

WORKSHOPS ARE BEING HELD AT THE FOLLOWING LOCALES:

10/3 at 4-5:30 Mount Vernon Library; 10/10 at 4-5:30 Mount Vernon Library; 10/11 at 6-7:30 Ardsley Library; 10/13 at 10:30-noon Dobbs Ferry Library; 10/16/ at 6:30-8:00 Yonkers Riverfront Library; 10/25 at 6:00-7:30 Mount Kisco Library; 10/27 at 1-2:30 North CastleLibrary (Armonk); 10/29 at 7-9:00 Warner Library, Tarrytown; 10/30 at 5:30-7:30 New Rochelle Library; 11/1 at 6:30-8:00 Katonah Library; and 11/2 at 3:30-5:00 Bronxville Library.

Contact leaguevote411@gmail.com for more information.

2018 Directory of Officials are available now

Copies of the new 2018 League of Women Voters of Westchester Directory of Officials are available to order. This popular guide contains:

- Names, addresses and phone numbers of elected officials and appointed officials

- Westchester officials at all levels of government
- Web sites, e-mail addresses, maps and other useful information

For Payment
By check, send a check for $8.00 each payable to:
LWVW Educational Foundation
570 Taxter Road, Suite 565, Elmsford, NY 10523
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Directory of Officials

HOW SECURE IS YOUR VOTE??

A panel of experts discussed the immediate threat to our democracy posed by our vulnerable election systems and what can be done in New York State to address the problem.

Should we hand count ballots?

You can view this May 22, 2018 presentation sponsored by LWV of Rivertowns, LWV of Westchester and the Citizens for Voting Integrity New York here