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Mayor Aiello Responds to the Resignation of Governor Andrew Cuomo

August 10, 2021—Olean— Regarding Governor Andrew Cuomo’s resignation, William J. Aiello, Mayor of the City of Olean, said the following:

“I believe that Governor Cuomo made the right decision to resign his position as Governor of New York State. I would also like to commend all the courageous women who came forward to share their stories.

“I look forward to working with our new governor, Kathy Hochul. She has been to Olean several times for various events and as a resident of Western New York, she understands the complexities of our region. As Lieutenant Governor, she has consistently demonstrated her belief in and commitment to local government. In addition, her experience as a municipal official will serve her well in the weeks and months ahead.”