Issues & Priorities
Learn more about where Corazon stands on the issues.
Prioritized safety by championing legislation to implement Police body-worn cameras to better protect the community and police officers.
Introduced legislation for the creation of a civilian review complaint board
These efforts led to Yonkers becoming the third safest city of its size
Increased City funding for schools to the highest-recorded levels
Invested $1 million during the pandemic for remote learning
Graduation rate improved to 90.6% -- the highest in decades
Supported the Westchester Power Community Energy Program to provide 100% renewable energy at a fixed rate
Supported legislation to ban plastic bags in the City of Yonkers.
Supported banning the use of styrofoam in the Yonkers Public Schools
Supported the investment of $250 million to restore nearly 2,000 housing units
Sponsored legislation for stronger rent protections
Co-sponsored legislation doubling the amount of all new construction of affordable housing units to 20% affordable housing
Protecting Our Quality of Life
Secured $1 million for paving our roads
Secured 3.4 Million dollars in grant funding for vital programs for our schools and community-based organizations