Elijah is endorsed by many current and former elected officials in Nyack and Rockland County, including:

Don Hammond, Nyack MayorIMG_9417-001

Ellen Jaffee, New York State Assembly Member

Harriet Cornell, Rockland County Legislator

Andy Stewart, Former Orangetown Supervisor

Donna Lightfoot-Cooper, Village of Nyack Trustee

Marie Lorenzini, Village of Nyack Trustee

Louise Parker, Village of Nyack Trustee

Jen White, Former Nyack Mayor

Emily Feiner, Former Village of Nyack Trustee

Thom Kleiner, Former Orangetown Supervisor

Endorsement Messages:

Former Nyack Mayor Jen White: “I appointed Elijah Reichlin Melnick to the Village Board because he is a smart and thoughtful person, deeply knowledgeable about the workings of government, respectful of Nyack’s history but practical when it comes to it’s needs.  He is an excellent listener, communicator and decision maker.”

Mayor Don Hammond: “Like me, Elijah was born and raised in Nyack, and like me, he shares a passion for improving people’s lives and making the community an even better place to call home.”

State Assembly Member Ellen Jaffee: “Elijah has my strong support for Nyack Trustee. He shares my progressive values and I am glad to work with him for the people of Nyack.”

Former Town Supervisor Andy Stewart: “Elijah cares deeply about Nyack, its people, history and future, and he has demonstrated the ability to translate his passion for our village and for local government into practical actions in support of planning, historic preservation, tree planting and sound financial management. I have worked with Elijah for years and he has my trust and endorsement. He is young, smart and friendly. He is a great village trustee, and I support his re-election.”

County Legislator Harriet Cornell: “Nyack is a unique and special place.  Elijah grew up here and is determined to maintain its special character, while keeping it affordable.  As a professional planner, his priorities focus on balancing the needs of the community through well thought out planning and enforcement of  building and zoning codes.  Elijah Reichlin-Melnick is dedicated to public service and to Nyack.”

Trustee Donna Lightfoot-Cooper: “Passionate, enthusiastic, and community minded: Elijah has been a great addition to the Village Board. I support his re-election.”