Posted on: April 6, 2018

Join NRPD Citizen Police Academy

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Classes run nine consecutive Wednesday nights from 6:30-9:00 p.m. beginning April 25, 2018.

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Posted on: April 2, 2018

Yard Waste Collection

Yard Waste Collection

Please observe the following guidelines for Yard Waste Collection

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Posted on: February 21, 2018

2018 #MayorsChallenge Champion City!

Mayors Challenge Badge

The City is among 35 Champion Cities competing for Grand Prize.

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Posted on: March 23, 2018

New Rochelle Bike Share

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Download the app and rent a bike!

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Posted on: November 7, 2017

Is your business ideal for New Rochelle?

Featured Business Program

New Rochelle announces a new program highlighting “featured businesses” that demonstrate creative business appeal to customers.

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Posted on: March 21, 2018

Bill to Expand Female and Minority Business Loan Program introduced at Modern Paint

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D) was in New Rochelle on March 19 to introduce her plan to expand the Small Business Administration's Microloan Program. The Microloan Modernization Act would provide loans and technical assistance for small businesses owned by w...

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Business Development
Posted on: March 14, 2018

New Rochelle Business Owner Hosts Karaoke Event

Kemesha Salmon, owner of TP Toys, organized a community karaoke event at Beechmont Tavern to try and lift spirits around her city following a rash of violence.

http://westchester.news12.com/story/37717364/new-rochelle-woman-organizes-karaoke-night-to-unite...

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Business Development
Posted on: February 23, 2018

New Rochelle Announces Featured Business Winners

Today New Rochelle announced the first recipients of the new “Featured Business” designation, recognizing thirty-six unique establishments that demonstrate a commitment to excellence and customer attraction.

With diverse offerings rangi...

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Business Development
Posted on: January 29, 2018

City Hosts Roundtable for North Avenue Businesses

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City Officials, New Rochelle Businesses: North Avenue Is Safe and Open for Business

As Students Return to School this Week, City and School Officials Brief Businesses on New Safety Measures

New Rochelle – Today, as students at New Rochelle High Sc...

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Posted on: January 12, 2018

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Now Open

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On January 10, 2018, Mayor Bramson, Jennifer Lanser of the Chamber of Commerce, and representatives from Popeyes “cut the ribbon” opening the doors at the newest Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen. Popeyes’ passion for their Louisiana...

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Business Development
Posted on: November 2, 2017

New Rochelle Launches Featured Business Program

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A new program highlighting businesses that demonstrate a commitment to excellence and customer attraction is being announced today by the City of New Rochelle. As part of the City’s ambitious redevelopment plan, all New Rochelle businesses are i...

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Business Development
Posted on: July 27, 2017

Student Housing Business Registration for New Rochelle Deadline Sept. 30

The City of New Rochelle had enacted into law a Student Housing Business Registration program on July 19, 2016. All owners of properties housing three (3) or more students within New Rochelle are required to register on the City’s Student Housing Business...

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Business Development
Posted on: July 21, 2017

V HOTEL Breaks Ground at 43 Church Street

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City officials joined principals of 43 Church Street LLC for a groundbreaking of the new boutique “V” Hotel in downtown New Rochelle, part of Choice Hotel’s worldwide ‘Ascend’ Collection. The 8-story V Hotel will feature 80 luxury guest rooms and amenitie...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Monroe College to be Featured on a Celebrity Episode of “Undercover Boss”

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Earlier this year, internationally acclaimed chef and restaurateur Marcus Samuelsson went undercover for the hit CBS show “Undercover Boss” to find and mentor a number of talented, aspiring chefs in the New York area. Part of the episode was secretly film...

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Posted on: April 9, 2018

New Rochelle Parks & Recreation Partners with Volunteer New York! for Five Islands Clean-Up Day

Volunteer New York! and the City of New Rochelle Parks and Recreation department will team up on Sunday, April 22 for a day of service to beautify Five Islands Park.In concert with Earth Day 2018, this weekend cleanup project is open to all New Rochelle c...

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

Registration Begins for 2018 Citizen Police Academy

Registration is now open for the New Rochelle Police Department’s annual Citizen Police Academy. Classes run nine consecutive Wednesday nights from 6:30-9:00 p.m. beginning April 25, 2018.

The Citizen Police Academy is designed to strengthen the partnershi...

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Posted on: April 5, 2018

Senior Citizens Applauded at Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon

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The City of New Rochelle Office for the Aging honored ninety senior citizens at the annual Senior Citizen Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon, held April 3 at the Hugh A. Doyle Senior Center. The event coincided with Mayor’s Day of Recognition for Na...

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City News
Posted on: April 4, 2018

Exhibitors Wanted for Sixth Annual 2018 New Rochelle Street Fair

Calling all restaurants, vendors, artists and crafters! The Sixth Annual New Rochelle Street Fair returns to Downtown on Sunday, September 9 from 11AM to 5PM. This ever-popular event is presented by the City of New Rochelle in partnership with the Chamber...

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Posted on: March 30, 2018

NRPD Releases 2017 Annual Report

2017 New Rochelle Police Department Annual Report Released

New Rochelle Remains a Top Safest City Regionally and Nationally

The City of New Rochelle retains the lowest crime rate among similar municipalities in Westchester County and New York State, and con...

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Posted on: March 27, 2018

Yard Waste Collection Begins April 2

Yard Waste Collection Begins April 2The Department of Public Works, Bureau of Streets and Highways will begin Yard Waste Collection on Monday, April 2, 2018.Residents are reminded that in order to be collected, yard waste must be placed at the curb by 7 a...

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City News
Posted on: March 29, 2018

City Receives $1Million NYS Grant

 CITY OF NEW ROCHELLE RECEIVES $1 MILLION NYS GRANT  

The City of New Rochelle will receive a $1 million grant from New York State as part of their Restore New York Communities Initiative, the office of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo a...

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City News
Posted on: March 28, 2018

Tax Payment Updates: E-CHECK PAYMENT OF PROPERTY TAXES IS NOW FREE!

Tax payers can now pay their property tax bills with an e-check through the City’s website at NO CHARGE. Paying your tax bill through our website ensures that payment is received immediately with a printable receipt issued at time of pa...

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City News
Posted on: March 29, 2018

Registration Begins for 2018 Citizen Police Academy

Registration is now open for the New Rochelle Police Department’s annual Citizen Police Academy. Classes run nine consecutive Wednesday nights from 6:30-9:00 p.m. beginning April 25, 2018.

The Citizen Police Academy is designed to strengthen the ...

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City News
Posted on: March 28, 2018

Alternate Side Enforcement Resumes April 1

Alternate side of the street parking restrictions will resume as of April 1 for those streets and portions of streets subject to winter suspension from Jan. 1-March 31. A complete list can be found in the City Code Article X Schedule 312-84&n...

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City News
Posted on: March 27, 2018

Beechmont Lake Presentation

Presented by Engineers and Architects, P.C

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

City of New Rochelle April Meetings and Events

All meetings are broadcast on NRTV Cablevision channel 75 and Verizon channel 28. Council and board meetings are also streamed live and can be viewed on demand at www.newrochelleny.com/ccmeetings. Meeting dates and/or locations can change. For the latest ...

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City News
Posted on: March 19, 2018

New Homeowners Reminded: July 1 is Registration Deadline for STAR

As of May 1, 2015, all new homeowners in New Rochelle are encouraged to register for STAR Credit Checks with the State by July 1, 2018. If qualified, eligible applicants will receive a STAR credit in the form of a check rather than a property tax exemptio...

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City News
Posted on: March 15, 2018

City Launches North Avenue Outreach Program

After the overwhelming success of a three-week pilot program aimed at improving the flow of afterschool students walking along North Avenue and promoting positive behaviors, the New Rochelle Youth Bureau has received funding to continue through the end of...

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City News
Posted on: March 14, 2018

City of New Rochelle and Master Developer RXR Realty Break Ground, Top Out

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Today, the City of New Rochelle joined its Master Developer, RXR Realty, to advance a bold reinvention of its downtown core expected to ultimately attract $4 billion in new investment.

First, city officials were joined by executives from RXR Realty to brea...

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City News
Posted on: March 7, 2018

New Rochelle Event Highlights City's Surging Downtown Redevelopment Initiative

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Demonstrating the interest and excitement growing around New Rochelle’s massive redevelopment initiative, more than 250 prominent real estate and business professionals gathered as the City of New Rochelle hosted Bisnow’s first-ever Ne...

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Posted on: March 1, 2018

Mayor Bramson Delivers State of the City Address

Speaking to an overflow crowd at the annual State of the City Address, New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson pledged to continue a comprehensive, community-wide focus on student safety, while also citing momentum on economic, environmental, and social prioritie...

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Posted on: February 23, 2018

New Rochelle Announces Featured Business Winners

Today New Rochelle announced the first recipients of the new “Featured Business” designation, recognizing thirty-six unique establishments that demonstrate a commitment to excellence and customer attraction.

With diverse offerings ranging from internationa...

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City News
Posted on: February 21, 2018

New Rochelle Named as Finalist in Bloomberg Philanthropies’ 2018 Mayors Challenge

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New Rochelle Named as Finalist in Bloomberg Philanthropies’ 2018 Mayors ChallengeCity is among 35 Champion Cities That Will Embark on 6-month Testing Phase in Competition for Grand Prize

As Part of the American Cities Initiative, Challenge Will Invest $17....

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City News
Posted on: March 1, 2018

New Rochelle City Hall to Relocate Downtown

NEW ROCHELLE CITY HALL TO RELOCATE DOWNTOWN 

State-of-the-art facility to be built at base of MacQuesten Development’s  $110 million project at 45 Harrison Street 

  

At his State of the City speech on March 1, Ma...

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City News
Posted on: March 1, 2018

City Manager Announces Appointment of Omar T. Small As Interim City Clerk

City Manager Charles B. Strome, III announced the appointment of Omar T. Small as the City’s interim City Clerk. Mr. Small succeeds retiring City Clerk Bennie Giles, who served the city for over a decade. The interim appointment will remain in p...

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City News
Posted on: January 29, 2018

City Hosts Roundtable for North Avenue Businesses

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City Officials, New Rochelle Businesses: North Avenue Is Safe and Open for Business

As Students Return to School this Week, City and School Officials Brief Businesses on New Safety Measures

New Rochelle – Today, as students at New Rochelle High Sc...

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Posted on: December 11, 2017

2018 DPW Collection Schedule Now Available Online

New Rochelle’s Department of Public Works annual schedule and information booklet will be mailed to homes this week and is now available online at NewRochelleNY.com/DPW.

“Our annual brochure contains essential guidelines to keep New Rochelle clean and gree...

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City News
Posted on: December 14, 2017

NYSERDA and NYSDOT Announce New Rochelle as Winner in New York’s Green Cities Commuter Challenge

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The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) and New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) announced that the city of New Rochelle won the State’s first Green Cities Commuter Challenge, a voluntary, friendly ...

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City News
Posted on: December 12, 2017

Times Square Ad Promotes New Rochelle as “Ideally Yours”

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In promotion of one of the most ambitious downtown redevelopment programs in the Hudson Valley, New Rochelle’s “Ideally Yours” messaging is being delivered to Times Square throughout the holiday season.

The HD, double-sided digital ‘cube’ targets pedestria...

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City News
Posted on: November 9, 2017

2018 Proposed Budget Released

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New Rochelle City Manager Charles Strome III today released his proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2018. The $190 million budget preserves and enhances essential services and reflects a continued investment in the City’s infrastructure. The proposed tax levy...

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Posted on: November 2, 2017

New Rochelle Launches Featured Business Program

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A new program highlighting businesses that demonstrate a commitment to excellence and customer attraction is being announced today by the City of New Rochelle. As part of the City’s ambitious redevelopment plan, all New Rochelle businesses are invited to ...

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City News
Posted on: November 2, 2017

New Rochelle Firefighters Save Toddler

On October 30th, Firefighters from Station 3 at 756 North Avenue miraculously resuscitated an unresponsive toddler brought directly to the station by his frantic parents just after 7PM. On Wednesday, grateful couple Amanda Capraro and Matthew Pino brought...

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City News
Posted on: October 24, 2017

New Rochelle Bids for Amazon HQ2

NEW ROCHELLE’S ‘SHOVEL-READY DOWNTOWN’ IS IDEAL VENUE FOR AMAZON’S SECOND CORPORATE HEADQUARTERS

8.6 MILLION SQUARE FEET OF SPACE STAND READY FOR AS-OF-RIGHT DEVELOPMENT

CITY IS POISED TO SERVE AS AMAZON’S NEW CREATIVE HUB AND A NATIONAL MAGNET FOR TECHNICA...

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Posted on: October 12, 2017

New Rochelle Officials Join National Realty & Development Corp. For WatermarkPointe Groundbreaking

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Yesterday, New Rochelle City Officials joined National Realty & Development Corp. (NRDC) to mark the groundbreaking of WatermarkPointe, a new $100 million, 72-unit luxury waterfront residential community positioned along the Long Island Sound in New R...

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City News
Posted on: August 17, 2017

Megalith Capital Management Celebrates Groundbreaking at The Printhouse

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Megalith Capital Management joined with New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson, City Manager Charles Strome III and City Councilman Barry Fertel for a groundbreaking ceremony at The Printhouse – a property to be developed in partnership with East &...

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City News
Posted on: August 14, 2017

New Rochelle Youth Recognized for Summer Employment

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The New Rochelle Youth Bureau hosted their annual Youth Employment Recognition Ceremony on Wednesday, August 9, 2017 in the Council Chambers at City Hall. Seventy-three youth residents, between the ages of 14-21, were recognized and presented with certifi...

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City News
Posted on: August 14, 2017

R.M. Fischer Sculpture Moves to Downtown New Rochelle From L.A.

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A 7.5-ton sculpture by internationally known artist R. M. Fischer was dedicated Saturday in its new home atop the hill in Ruby Dee Park at Library Green. The sculpture previously enriched the Los Angeles headquarters of Sony Studios.

Inspired in part by cl...

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

NRPD Highlights: Night Out, Donut Boy and Speed Awareness Week

NRPD is participating in NYS Governor’s Traffic Safety Committee (GTSC) Speed Awareness Week (August 2-8), a week-long enforcement initiative to crack down on speeding drivers and speed-related crashes. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Adm...

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City News
Posted on: July 25, 2017

New Rochelle & RXR Realty Announce New Mixed-Use Project

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Marking the latest milestone in its large-scale development initiative, the City of New Rochelle and RXR Realty today announced the developer’s proposal for its second major development project in downtown New Rochelle and the first to be constru...

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

V HOTEL Breaks Ground at 43 Church Street

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City officials joined principals of 43 Church Street LLC for a groundbreaking of the new boutique “V” Hotel in downtown New Rochelle, part of Choice Hotel’s worldwide ‘Ascend’ Collection. The 8-story V Hotel will feature 80 luxury guest rooms and amenitie...

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

City Details 10-year Capital Improvement Plan

City Details 10-year Capital Improvement Plan

$150 million investment will fund over 100 projects targeting facilities, neighborhoods, parks & natural resources, economic growth & business development, streets, sidewalks and vehicle& equipment ...

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Posted on: July 14, 2017

New Equipment for NRFD

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The New Rochelle Fire Department rolled out three new fire apparatus this week: two new pumpers and a tower ladder.  

According to Chief Lou DiMeglio, “The two pumpers are each equipped with a 2000 gpm two-stage pump and carry 500 gallons of water...

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Posted on: June 21, 2017

The City of New Rochelle Chooses Developer for 45 Harrison Street

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At its June 20 meeting, the New Rochelle City Council unanimously selected MacQuesten Development, LLC as the winning bidder to reimagine a City-owned property at 45 Harrison Street, the current site of New Rochelle Fire Station #1.

MacQuesten’s ...

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City News
Posted on: June 21, 2017

ICMA Presentation Marks 85th Anniversary of New Rochelle’s Council/Manager Government

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In recognition of 85 years of Council/Manager form of government, the ICMA- International City/County Management Association- presented a proclamation to the City of New Rochelle on Tuesday, June 13. The certificate was presented by Meredith Robson, forme...

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Posted on: June 13, 2017

Millennia Groundbreaking and Burling Plaza Opening

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On June 12, New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson, developer Tony Hammel of ELD Properties, Inc., the New Rochelle Industrial Development Agency (IDA), the Community Preservation Corporation (CPC), and Tompkins Mahopac Bank, joined together to mark the groundbr...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

Parks and Recreation Introduces “Park Passports”

There’s a new way to access some of New Rochelle’s most popular parks this season! The Department of Parks and Recreation has replaced Omnicards with Park Passports for parking entry into waterfront parks, including Hudson Park, Five Islands Park, Davenpo...

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City News
Posted on: May 26, 2017

New Rochelle Launches “First Source Referral Center”

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To maximize employment opportunities sparked by ongoing revitalization, the City of New Rochelle has partnered with Westhab and STRIVE to implement a multi-tiered job placement and training program. A ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new employment office,...

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Posted on: May 23, 2017

New Rochelle Celebrates Walk/ Bike to Work Day

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May is Bike Month, and on Friday May 19th for National Bike to Work Day the City hosted a pop-up “Walk/Bike to Work” expo at the corner of North and Huguenot. The event, featured bike demos, health and safety tips, ride sharing informa...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

New Rochelle Police Department Honors Members at Memorial & Awards Ceremony

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In observance of Police Memorial Week, the New Rochelle Police Department held its annual Memorial and Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, May 17 at the Greentree Country Club. The event honored department members for their outstanding contributions as well as ...Read on...

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Posted on: March 8, 2018

NRBID: ‘Dine Downtown’ Restaurant Weeks Return to New Rochelle

Enjoy a three-course meal for under 30 bucks when Dine Downtown restaurant weeks come to some of New Rochelle’s popular restaurants this month. The annual event showcases the variety of dining spots in the city’s center, featuring Indi...

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Community News
Posted on: February 27, 2018

Volunteer New York!: #NEWROSTRONG Volunteer Opportunities

Press Release on behalf of Volunteer NY: 

Volunteer New York! with the New Rochelle Council of Community Services Develop #NEWROSTRONG Volunteer Opportunities To Strengthen City 

New Rochelle Empowers Community Members To Be Part Of The So...

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Community News
Posted on: November 17, 2017

Empress EMS wins regional EMS competition

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The competition team from Empress EMS won first place at the New Jersey State EMS Conference. During the event, teams tested their prehospital lifesaving skills in realistic scenarios. The Empress team, consisting of Deputy Chief Michael Blecker and Lieut...

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Community News
Posted on: October 30, 2017

Volunteer this Holiday Season!

With the holiday season almost upon us, check out Volunteer New York! ways of giving back.

New Rochelle resident talks about her experience with the agency.

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Community News
Posted on: September 22, 2017

William Francis "Bill" Moye Tree Dedication

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A tree dedication was held  at 111 Lockwood Avenue on September 22 in honor of William Francis “Bill” Moye, World War II veteran and lifelong New Rochelle resident. Bill was an integral and beloved member of his community and ...

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Community News
Posted on: August 11, 2017

Volunteer New York! Coordinates Corporate Day of Service with NR YMCA

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The New Rochelle YMCA received a mini facelift last week as a team of 38 volunteers from PKF O’Connor Davies, LLP spent a day of service with them. The volunteers provided a fresh coat of paint to several rooms at the New Rochelle YMCA, while al...

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Community News
Posted on: July 17, 2017

New Rochelle Sister City Committee Celebrated Bastille Day at City Hall

In celebration of New Rochelle's founding by French Huguenots 329 years ago, the New Rochelle Sister City Committee hosted a Bastille Day ceremony on Friday, July 14. This French national holiday, recalling the storming of the king’s po...

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Posted on: June 2, 2017

UVMPA of New Rochelle Unveiled New Vietnam War Memorial

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The United Veterans Memorial & Patriotic Association of New Rochelle unveiled the new Vietnam War Monument on May 30th at City Hall’s front lawn. The monument pays tribute to all Vietnam veterans. The names of New Rochelle’s fallen...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Monroe College to be Featured on a Celebrity Episode of “Undercover Boss” this Friday!

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Earlier this year, internationally acclaimed chef and restaurateur Marcus Samuelsson went undercover for the hit CBS show “Undercover Boss” to find and mentor a number of talented, aspiring chefs in the New York area. Part of the episode was secretly film...Read on...

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Posted on: March 7, 2018

New Rochelle Event Highlights City's Surging Downtown Redevelopment Initiative

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Demonstrating the interest and excitement growing around New Rochelle’s massive redevelopment initiative, more than 250 prominent real estate and business professionals gathered as the City of New Rochelle hosted Bisnow’s first-ever New Rochelle event, “T...

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Development
Posted on: March 1, 2018

New Rochelle City Hall to Relocate Downtown

NEW ROCHELLE CITY HALL TO RELOCATE DOWNTOWN 

State-of-the-art facility to be built at base of MacQuesten Development’s  $110 million project at 45 Harrison Street 

  

At his State of the City speech on March 1, Ma...

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Development
Posted on: February 21, 2018

New Rochelle Named as Finalist in Bloomberg Philanthropies’ 2018 Mayors Challenge

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New Rochelle Named as Finalist in Bloomberg Philanthropies’ 2018 Mayors ChallengeCity is among 35 Champion Cities That Will Embark on 6-month Testing Phase in Competition for Grand Prize

As Part of the American Cities Initiative, Challenge Will Invest $17....

Read on...

Development
Posted on: December 12, 2017

Times Square Ad Promotes New Rochelle as “Ideally Yours”

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In promotion of one of the most ambitious downtown redevelopment programs in the Hudson Valley, New Rochelle’s “Ideally Yours” messaging is being delivered to Times Square throughout the holiday season.

The HD, double-sided di...

Read on...

Development
Posted on: October 24, 2017

New Rochelle Bids for Amazon HQ2

NEW ROCHELLE’S ‘SHOVEL-READY DOWNTOWN’ IS IDEAL VENUE FOR AMAZON’S SECOND CORPORATE HEADQUARTERS

8.6 MILLION SQUARE FEET OF SPACE STAND READY FOR AS-OF-RIGHT DEVELOPMENT

CITY IS POISED TO SERVE AS AMAZON’S N...

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Additional Info... Development
Posted on: October 12, 2017

New Rochelle Officials Join National Realty & Development Corp. For WatermarkPointe Groundbreaking

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Yesterday, New Rochelle City Officials joined National Realty & Development Corp. (NRDC) to mark the groundbreaking of WatermarkPointe, a new $100 million, 72-unit luxury waterfront residential community positioned along the Long Island Sound in New R...

Read on...

Development
Posted on: August 17, 2017

Megalith Capital Management Celebrates Groundbreaking at The Printhouse

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Megalith Capital Management joined with New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson, City Manager Charles Strome III and City Councilman Barry Fertel for a groundbreaking ceremony at The Printhouse – a property to be developed in partnership with East & Hudson as...

Read on...

Development
Posted on: July 25, 2017

New Rochelle & RXR Realty Announce New Mixed-Use Project

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Marking the latest milestone in its large-scale development initiative, the City of New Rochelle and RXR Realty today announced the developer’s proposal for its second major development project in downtown New Rochelle and the first to be constru...

Read on...

Additional Info... Development
Posted on: June 21, 2017

The City of New Rochelle Chooses Developer for 45 Harrison Street

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At its June 20 meeting, the New Rochelle City Council unanimously selected MacQuesten Development, LLC as the winning bidder to reimagine a City-owned property at 45 Harrison Street, the current site of New Rochelle Fire Station #1.

MacQuesten’s proposed $...

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Development
Posted on: June 13, 2017

Millennia Groundbreaking and Burling Plaza Opening

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On June 12, New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson, developer Tony Hammel of ELD Properties, Inc., the New Rochelle Industrial Development Agency (IDA), the Community Preservation Corporation (CPC), and Tompkins Mahopac Bank, joined together to mark the groundbr...

Read on...

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

New Rochelle Launches “First Source Referral Center”

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To maximize
employment opportunities sparked by ongoing revitalization, the City of NewRochelle has partnered with Westhab and STRIVE to implement a multi-tiered job
placement and training program. A ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new employmentoff...

Read on...

Event Photos Development

Finance

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Posted on: March 28, 2018

Tax Payment Updates - E-CHECK PAYMENT OF PROPERTY TAXES IS NOW FREE!

Tax payers can now pay their property tax bills with an e-check through the City’s website at NO CHARGE.Paying your tax bill through our website ensures that payment is received immediately with a printable receipt issued at time of pay...

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Finance
Posted on: March 19, 2018

New Homeowners Reminded: July 1 is Registration Deadline for STAR

As of May 1, 2015, all new homeowners in New Rochelle are encouraged to register for STAR Credit Checks with the State by July 1, 2018. If qualified, eligible applicants will receive a STAR credit in the form of a check rather than a property tax exemptio...

Read on...

Finance
Posted on: November 9, 2017

2018 Proposed Budget Released

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New Rochelle City Manager Charles Strome III today released his proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2018. The $190 million budget preserves and enhances essential services and reflects a continued investment in the City’s infrastructure. The proposed tax levy...

Read on...

2018 Proposed Budget Released Finance

Posted on: November 2, 2017

New Rochelle Firefighters Save Toddler

On October 30th, Firefighters from Station 3 at 756 North Avenue miraculously resuscitated an unresponsive toddler brought directly to the station by his frantic parents just after 7PM. On Wednesday, grateful couple Amanda Capraro and Matthew Pino brought...

Read on...

Fire Department-Other
Posted on: July 14, 2017

New Equipment for NRFD

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The New Rochelle Fire Department rolled out three new fire apparatus this week: two new pumpers and a tower ladder.  

According to Chief Lou DiMeglio, “The two pumpers are each equipped with a 2000 gpm two-stage pump and carry 500 gallon...

Read on...

Photos Fire Department-Other

Posted on: November 22, 2017

1st Annual Community Baby Shower

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MOMSROC of the New Rochelle Youth Bureau and Nepperhan Community Center - empowerYOU celebrated 50 local mothers at their 1st Annual Community Baby Shower earlier this month at the Hugh A. Doyle Center. The Community Baby Shower was designed to help make ...

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Posted on: April 9, 2018

New Rochelle Parks & Recreation Partners with Volunteer New York! for Five Islands Clean-Up Day

Volunteer New York! and the City of New Rochelle Parks and Recreation department will team up on Sunday, April 22 for a day of service to beautify Five Islands Park.In concert with Earth Day 2018, this weekend cleanup project is open to all New Rochelle c...

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Volunteer Parks and Recreation
Posted on: April 4, 2018

Exhibitors Wanted for Sixth Annual 2018 New Rochelle Street Fair

Calling all restaurants, vendors, artists and crafters! The Sixth Annual New Rochelle Street Fair returns to Downtown on Sunday, September 9 from 11AM to 5PM. This ever-popular event is presented by the City of New Rochelle in partnership with the Chamber...

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Posted on: October 31, 2017

New Rochelle Joins National “10-Minute Walk to a Park” Campaign

City of New Rochelle Joins National “10-Minute Walk to a Park” Campaign  The City of New Rochelle has joined 133 other cities and towns across the United States in the "10-Minute Walk" parks advocacy campaign started by The Trust for Pu...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: May 24, 2017

Parks and Recreation Introduces “Park Passports”

There’s a new way to access some of New Rochelle’s most popular parks this season! The Department of Parks and Recreation has replaced Omnicards with Park Passports for parking entry into waterfront parks, including Hudson Park, Five I...

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Parks and Recreation

Posted on: April 6, 2018

NRPD makes arrests in Million Dollar Jewelry Store Burglary

During the early morning hours of April 5, 2018, members of the New Rochelle Police Department, the Westchester County District Attorney’s Investigators Office, the Bergen County, N.J. Prosecutor’s Office and the Port Chester Police De...

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Police Department
Posted on: March 30, 2018

NRPD 2017 Annual Report

2017 New Rochelle Police Department Annual Report Released

New Rochelle Remains a Top Safest City Regionally and Nationally

The City of New Rochelle retains the lowest crime rate among similar municipalities in Westchester County and New York State, and con...

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NRPD 2017 Annual Report Police Department
Posted on: March 29, 2018

Registration Begins for 2018 Citizen Police Academy

Registration is now open for the New Rochelle Police Department’s annual Citizen Police Academy. Classes run nine consecutive Wednesday nights from 6:30-9:00 p.m. beginning April 25, 2018.

The Citizen Police Academy is designed to strengthen the partnershi...

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Posted on: March 27, 2018

Alternate Side Enforcement Resumes April 1

Alternate side of the street parking restrictions will resume as of April 1 for those streets and portions of streets subject to winter suspension from Jan. 1-March 31. A complete list can be found in the City Code Article X Schedule 312-84  avai...

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Police Department
Posted on: December 29, 2017

New Rochelle Joins Drug Takeback Program

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Press Release by Westchester County Health Department

Residents throughout Westchester now can conveniently and safely dispose of their unused medications in a secure dropbox, accessible day or night in nearly every municipality.

The county’s newest dropbox...

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Police Department
Posted on: December 20, 2017

Arrest made in Armed Robbery of Dunkin Donuts

December 20, 2017- New Rochelle Police detectives arrested Patrick Felix Menezes, a 24 year-old New Rochelle resident, and charged him with the commission of the armed robbery of the Dunkin Donuts located at 96 Main St, New Rochelle on December 19.

Our det...

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Police Department
Posted on: September 22, 2017

Coffee with a Cop at Iona College

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As part of the New Rochelle Police Department's ongoing community outreach, NRPD hosted Coffee with a Cop at Iona College Starbucks on September 21. Students and other members of the community enjoyed free coffee and casual conversations with loc...

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Posted on: September 22, 2017

William Francis "Bill" Moye Tree Dedication

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A tree dedication was held  at 111 Lockwood Avenue on September 22 in honor of William Francis “Bill” Moye, World War II veteran and lifelong New Rochelle resident. Bill was an integral and beloved member of his community and remained active unti...

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Police Department
Posted on: September 22, 2017

FREE Child Car Seat Installation

The New Rochelle Police Department offers FREE child safety seat installations on Wednesdays & Saturdays. Appointments can be made by calling 914-654-7979 or 914-235-4785.

Police Department
Posted on: May 18, 2017

New Rochelle Police Department Honors Members at Memorial & Awards Ceremony

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In observance of Police Memorial Week, the New Rochelle Police Department held its annual Memorial and Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, May 17 at the Greentree Country Club. The event honored department members for their outstanding contributions as well as ...Read on...

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Posted on: April 27, 2017

New Rochelle Police Commissioner Inducted into St. Francis Prep School Hall of Fame

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This honor is awarded to those alumni who have achieved significant lifetime achievements and who’ve continued to set a model for others to follow. Commissioner Carroll represented the class of 1960.

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Police Department

Posted on: March 27, 2018

Yard Waste Collection Begins April 2

Yard Waste Collection Begins April 2The Department of Public Works, Bureau of Streets and Highways will begin Yard Waste Collection on Monday, April 2, 2018.Residents are reminded that in order to be collected, yard waste must be placed at the curb by 7 a...

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Public Works
Posted on: December 11, 2017

2018 DPW Collection Schedule Now Available Online

New Rochelle’s Department of Public Works annual schedule and information booklet will be mailed to homes this week and is now available online at NewRochelleNY.com/DPW.

“Our annual brochure contains essential guidelines to keep New Roc...

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Public Works

Posted on: April 5, 2018

Senior Citizens Applauded at Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon

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The City of New Rochelle Office for the Aging honored ninety senior citizens at the annual Senior Citizen Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon, held April 3 at the Hugh A. Doyle Senior Center. The event coincided with Mayor’s Day of Recognition for Na...

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Senior Services

Posted on: July 17, 2017

New Rochelle Sister City Committee Celebrated Bastille Day at City Hall

In celebration of New Rochelle's founding by French Huguenots 329 years ago, the New Rochelle Sister City Committee hosted a Bastille Day ceremony on Friday, July 14. This French national holiday, recalling the storming of the king’s political pr...

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Posted on: March 15, 2018

City Launches North Avenue Outreach Program

After the overwhelming success of a three-week pilot program aimed at improving the flow of afterschool students walking along North Avenue and promoting positive behaviors, the New Rochelle Youth Bureau has received funding to continue through the end of...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: November 22, 2017

1st Annual Community Baby Shower

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MOMSROC of the New Rochelle Youth Bureau and Nepperhan Community Center - empowerYOU celebrated 50 local mothers at their 1st Annual Community Baby Shower earlier this month at the Hugh A. Doyle Center. The Community Baby Shower was designed to help make ...

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Posted on: August 14, 2017

New Rochelle Youth Recognized for Summer Employment

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The New Rochelle
Youth Bureau
hosted their annual Youth Employment Recognition Ceremonyon Wednesday, August 9, 2017 in the
Council Chambers at City Hall. Seventy-three youth residents, betweenthe ages of 14-21, were recognized and presented with
ce...

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Youth Bureau