Martin Wilbur, editor-in-chief for The Examiner News, delves into the unanimous resolution made by the Westchester County Advisory Board urging the purchase of the proposed subdivision on Pocantico Lake. Both County Executive George Latimer and County Parks Commissioner Kathleen O'Connor are cited in the article endorsing the notion of the County's purchase of the land.
Though Latimer and O'Connor note that their support is contingent on certain aspects regarding the price of the land and the developer's willingness to sell the land, they both acknowledge that a purchase is in fact logical–given the public support for the purchase and the adverse environmental implications of the development.
We are hopeful that, with your support, and the support of important county officials, we will be able to assure the safety of Pocantico Lake and the associated County park.
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