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GLSEN Fundraiser: MIXER on the RIVER 5

July 20, 2017, 6:00pm - July 20, 2017, 9:00pm

Join GLSEN Hudson Valley for our 5th Annual Fundraiser for Safe Schools. We raised over $5,000 for GLSEN Hudson Valley last year ($13,000 in the last 4 years), lets raise over $6,000 this year! $20 Donation for entry, Silent Auctions, Entertainment, Finger Foods, and more! Mix and mingle with your friends or meet some new ones. Thank you to our generous sponsors: Venue Sponsor: Shadows on the Hudson Champion Sponsors: Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union Mid-Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union Ambassador Sponsor: Health Quest Ally Sponsors: Mike Arteaga's Health and Fitness Centers Elect Mike Young for Poughkeepsie City Councilmember-at-Large More Sponsorship Opportunities Available! Contact or text 845-264-2300 for information.

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My Platform

Abandoned Properties

  • Start a land bank
  • Pass abandoned property ordinances
  • Open and fund our Planning and Economic Development department


Waterfront Integration

  • Encourage smart, open, water- and transit- oriented development
  • Start a shuttle to connect Waryas Park, the train station, and Main Street businesses
  • Restart police foot and bike patrols


Smarter Budget

  • Resolve misguided parking policies.
  • Replace unfair sanitation fee/tax.
  • Direct spending towards development that improves residents’ lives.


About Mike

10 year city resident

From an apartment on Main Street to a house on Barclay, Mike understands the kinds of issues plaguing this city.

Team Lead at IBM

Leading a worldwide team to resolve critical client issues, Mike has the experience to break through the bureaucracy of city government.

Policy and Governance at HVFCU

Working with the Policy and Governance Committee at Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union, Mike has the kind of experience needed to draft legislation and work with city administration.

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