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New Rochelle City Council District 4

Term: 4 years Salary: $38,000

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    Ivar Hyden
    (Dem, WF)

Biographical Information

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City/Town of Residence New Rochelle
Current Political Office City Councilperson - District 4
Prior Civic Service Two Term Incumbent
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Campaign Phone (914) 772-7692
Twitter @IvarHyden
Working closely with constituents, local business owners, city staff and developers to achieve a fair and successful downtown renaissance. Protecting existing residential neighborhoods, adding affordable housing, creating new central parking facilities and green space, and improving infrastructure.
I support increasing affordable local housing by lowering the AMI to 40% to provide real affordability in new development projects. Priority should be given to existing New Rochelle residents especially those displaced by new development. I support affordable units being provided within all new development projects, not only in specific "affordable" buildings.