Mike Spano took over as Yonkers mayor on Jan. 1, 2012. He previously served in the state Assembly.
Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano greets Mabel McBride, 98, of Mount Vernon, as she holds her great-grandson, Joseph Whelan, 4, of Yonkers, at the 85th annual Yonkers Columbus Day parade on Smart Avenue. (Sept. 30, 2012)
Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano, left, and Kevin Villa, far right, 19, of Yonkers, whose mother died in the World Trade Center attacks, unveil the new Yonkers 9/11 plaque, which lists community members who died in the 9/11 attacks at the World Trade Center. (Sept. 9, 2012)
Miss Black USA 2012 Selena Watkins, a Yonkers native, receives a proclamation from Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano, left, at City Hall, as City Council Majority Leader Wilson Terrero and Councilman Christopher Johnson look on. (Sept. 18, 2012)
Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano speaks at a news conference. (Aug. 28, 2012)
Mayor Mike Spano discusses music education in schools with Kayla Dixon, 6, outside Yonkers City Hall. (June 25, 2012)