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Emily Convers explains why separation from Kiryas Joel is so vital

Aug 30th, 2017 | By

Emily Convers explains why separation from Kiryas Joel is so vital   Emily Convers is Chairwoman of United Monroe, a Grassroots Community Organization A movement for change. A movement for preservation. A movement to end and expose corruption wherever it lives. #EmilyConvers



PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE – SAVE THE DATES

Jul 24th, 2017 | By

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE – SAVE THE DATES The public hearing dates and times for the proposed separation of Kiryas Joel from Monroe are: Tuesday, August 15th, 6:30 pm at the Central Valley Elementary School auditorium, 45 Route 32, Central Valley NY Wednesday, August 16th, 6:30 pm at Bais Rachel Paradise Hall, 5 Israel Zupnik Drive,

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* Here’s to 2017!

Jan 3rd, 2017 | By

Hello Friends. Happy New Year to you and yours. This is the year we’ve been waiting for. The year we have the opportunity to make lasting changes in Monroe. We have the opportunity to fully take back our Town Board. In 2015, we elected Tony Cardone and Mike McGinn to the Town Board. We are

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* Do the math: 382 acres, 7,640 apartments, 45,840 people

Oct 5th, 2016 | By

Why did you move to Orange County? The schools? The rural character? The commute? The people? Maybe all of the above. I am proud to be one of an amazing group of people who started the grassroots group, United Monroe. We created our organization four years ago in order to activate a very disengaged electorate

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* In the News. Article in the Epoch Times:

Dec 7th, 2015 | By

United Monroe™ Hopes for More Transparency From Town Board Emily Convers says two new board members have changed the political landscape By Yvonne Marcotte, Epoch Times | December 2, 2015 MONROE—Resistance to the annexation of a portion of the Town of Monroe by the Village of Kiryas Joel continues unabated. The political action organization United

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* How Do I Find My Voting Location?

Oct 31st, 2015 | By

Visit Orange County’s Polling Place Lookup page LOOKUP WHERE YOU VOTE



*Why United Monroe doesn’t support TMACC

May 28th, 2015 | By

I received a call from a friend today who had questions about the Monroe movie theater and why I recommend that people refrain from attending movies there. I will tell you what this isn’t about: This isn’t about any personal feelings or vendettas against Harley Doles. It’s no secret that Doles was elected to vote

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* Why does United Monroe endorse candidates? 

Feb 26th, 2015 | By

Why does United Monroe endorse candidates? There are very, very good reasons. We are on the pulse of everything happening locally. We speak to all elected officials in our region. We eat, sleep and breathe Monroe and Orange County matters. We know who’s on board, we know who’s non-committal and we know who works for

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