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Legislators let Ferncliff proceed on long road
The Westchester County Board of Legislators agreed on Monday to study a proposed lease that would allow Ferncliff Manor, the Yonkers school for developmentally disabled children, to move to a former homeless shelter on county-owned property in Greenburgh.
The lawmakers' decision to transfer the draft lease to three legislative committees for further discussion was good news for Ferncliff,...