Posted on: June 23, 2017

Hudson Park Beach is FREE this Summer!

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Hudson Park Beach will open full time, 7 days a week from 10 AM - 6 PM, beginning Monday, June 26.

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

Park Passport

PARK PASSPORT

There’s a new way to access New Rochelle’s popular waterfront parks this summer.

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Posted on: June 20, 2017

Free Concerts at Hudson Park

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New Rochelle Council on the Arts presents Emil Paolucci Summer Sounds Concert Series at Hudson Park, starting June 28th!

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

La Casona opens on Washington Ave.

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Please join the Chamber of Commerce and City of New Rochelle as we celebrate the grand opening for La Casona on Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017. This new Mexican fusion restaurant was recently opened by several New Rochelle residents and is located in the West En...

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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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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

New Rochelle Congratulates Best of Westchester Winners

Westchester Magazines highlights the best that the county has to offer in their annual Best of Westchester awards. In 2017, New Rochelle celebrates 10 winners:

Visit www.westchestermagazine.com for full details.

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Business Development
Posted on: June 16, 2017

New Rochelle business owners honored as rising stars by BCW

On June 15, 2017 The Business Council of Westchester honored forty young rising stars who exemplify leadership, foresight and vision for the future of Westchester County. Included in the list of 40 stars under 40 were several people with ties to New Roche...

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Business Development
Posted on: June 1, 2017

T.F. Andrew launches 25,000 sf showroom in New Rochelle

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T.F. Andrew Carpet One hosted a grand opening May 18 - May 20th for its newly redesigned showroom on Main St. in New Rochelle. The opening event was coordinated with the support of the City of New Rochelle, the Chamber of Commerce, Emser Tile, Pr...

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Business Development
Posted on: May 30, 2017

‘Little Beehive’ Shop is the Buzz at the New Rochelle Train Station

From the New Rochelle Downtown Business Improvement District:  The Little Beehive, a gift, accessory and novelty shop filled with scented candles, handmade soaps and other items to delight the senses recently celebrated its opening in an unusual ...

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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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Business Development
Posted on: May 15, 2017

Fish on the Run Provides Healthy, Affordable Food

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On May 11, 2017, Mayor Noam Bramson and the New Rochelle Chamber of Commerce welcomed Fish on the Run to 15 Anderson St. This restaurant provides cook-to-order fresh fish along with nutritious fruit and vegetable smoothies.

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Business Development
Posted on: May 10, 2017

Anna & Jack’s Treehouse Now Open on Centre Avenue

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The Chamber of Commerce, Mayor Noam Bramson, City Councilmember Al Tarantino and family and friends welcomed daycare facility Anna & Jack’s Treehouse with a ribbon cutting ceremony on May 3, 2017. Photo by Susan Nagib of Susa Designs

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Business Development
Posted on: May 4, 2017

The Wooden Spoon featured on WABC

WABC’s Neighborhood Eats visited New Rochelle’s The Wooden Spoon and shared details about owner Nick Triscari’s take on American comfort food.

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Business Development
Posted on: April 26, 2017

New Organic and Specialty Market Opens on Main St.

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During community input sessions conducted in the last couple of years, a recurring request for an organic market was heard many times. On April 20, 2017 New Rochelle welcomed The Only Mart to 518 Main St. Mayor Noam Bramson and Chamber of Council Acting D...

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Business Development
Posted on: April 17, 2017

EbLens Opens in New Rochelle New York

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On Thursday April 13th EbLens celebrated the opening of its newest retail store at 440 North Avenue in New Rochelle NY. This is their 43rd store and the 6th location they operate in New York State. Adding excitement to the ribbon cutting was the re-releas...

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Business Development
Posted on: March 29, 2017

Chamber of Commerce honors the “Sculptors of New Rochelle’s Skyline” at annual Dinner Dance

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On March 23, 2017, the New Rochelle Chamber of Commerce hosted business, development and city leaders at their annual Dinner Dance. Commissioner of Development Luiz Aragon shared a presentation outlining New Rochelle’s future and the Chamber hon...

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Posted on: March 29, 2017

New Rochelle Businesses in the News

Recent press has featured interesting stories about businesses in New Rochelle:

New Rochelle ShopRite employees on the cover of Cheerios

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New Rochell...

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Business Development
Posted on: March 29, 2017

Grand Opening of the North End Tavern

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New Rochelle joined the Chamber of Commerce in welcoming the North End Tavern at 1301 North Ave. with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Mar. 22. With a varied menu and an extensive beverage selection, North End Tavern provides a new alternative for New Rochell...

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Posted on: December 22, 2016

Annual Retail Business Registration Program Deadline January 31

The City of New Rochelle’s Retail Business Registration Program requires all retail businesses to register with the City and renew their registration annually. The deadline for registration is January 31, 2017. All non-retail businesses in New Rochelle ar...

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Business Development
Posted on: December 22, 2016

Local Samaritan Spreads Holiday Cheer at TP Toys

New Rochelle shoppers get a holiday surprise when an anonymous donor pays off all “lay-away” at TP Toys

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Business Development
Posted on: November 21, 2016

Tzatziki Greek Grill Ribbon Cutting

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New Rochelle welcomes a taste of the Mediterranean at Tzatziki Greek Grill. Now open at 1 Huguenot St. www.tzatzikigreekgrill.com

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Business Development
Posted on: November 14, 2016

Congratulations to the Graduates of SCALE

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Community Capital NY in partnership with City's Dept. of Development hosted a business workshop in Spanish to develop growth action plans.

Business Development
Posted on: November 10, 2016

Simple Steps for Starting Your Business

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On November 9th NR Dept. of Development and SCORE hosted a packed house for Business Marketing workshop.

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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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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 7, 2017

6th Annual WFAN All-Stars Celebrity Softball Game

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The WFAN All-Stars Celebrity Softball Game returns to New Rochelle on Thursday, August 24 at 6PM at the Flowers (City) Park athletic complex. New Rochelle high school alum Craig Carton of the “Boomer and Carton” morning radio sports ta...

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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

Farmer’s Market Coupons Now Available to Qualifying Seniors

Seniors looking to stretch their food budgets this summer and fall may be entitled to discount Farmers Market Coupons. To be eligible, individuals must be 60 years of age or older AND have a monthly income at or below $1,860/single, $2,504/couple, $3,159/...

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City News
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 30, 2017

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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 23, 2017

Hudson Park Beach Officially Opens for the Summer June 26

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Hudson Park Beach will open full time, 7 days a week from 10 AM - 6 PM, beginning Monday, June 26. Residents with a Passport have free access to the beach. Parking fees will apply for all non-passport holders.

Hudson Park is adjacent to the Munici...

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City News
Posted on: June 16, 2017

City, School District Praise “Shared Services” Agreement

By combining refuse and recycling pickup services for all municipal and school locations, the City of New Rochelle, City School District- and taxpayers- are now on track to save $75,000 annually.

A new intermunicipal agreement calls for the City to provide...

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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 31, 2017

NYS Grant for Beechmont Lake

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Assembly Members Paulin, Otis Announce $250K NYS Grant for Beechmont Lake

 The City of New Rochelle will be the recipient of a $250,000 New York State grant for the remediation of Beechmont Lake, Assembly Members Steve Otis and Amy Paulin announce...

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Posted on: June 1, 2017

New Rochelle Partners with The Business Council of Westchester to Expand Retail Footprint

Enhancing the scope and reach of its retail recruitment efforts, the City of New Rochelle is partnering with The Business Council of Westchester (BCW) to capitalize on market leads provided by customer analytics experts Buxton Co.

Earlier this year, the Ci...

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City News
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: May 15, 2017

Exhibitors Wanted for Fifth Annual New Rochelle Street Fair

Calling all restaurants, vendors, artists and crafters! The Fifth Annual New Rochelle Street Fair returns to Downtown on Sunday, September 10 from 11AM to 5PM presented by the City of New Rochelle in partnership with the Chamber of Comme...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

2017 New Rochelle Walk of Fame Induction

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New Inductees Welcomed to New Rochelle Walk of Fame 

The City of New Rochelle inducted new members into the “Walk of Fame” in Ruby Dee Park at Library Green on Friday, May 12. This year’s luminaries included actresses...

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City News
Posted on: April 24, 2017

City Receives $3.5M NYS Grant for Quaker Ridge Road Upgrades

 City of New Rochelle Receives $3.5 million NYS Grant for Quaker Ridge Road Upgrades

Funding will increase roadway safety and access for cyclists and pedestrians

New Rochelle is the recipient of a $3,518,638 grant from New York State for Q...

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Posted on: March 30, 2017

Yard Waste Collection Begins April 3

Yard Waste Collection Begins April 3

The Department of Public Works, Bureau of Streets and Highways will begin Yard Waste Collection on Monday, April 3, 2017.

Residents are reminded that in order to be collected, yard waste must be placed at the curb by 7:0...

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Posted on: March 30, 2017

Alternate Side Parking Enforcement Resumes April 1

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 Cod...

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Posted on: March 9, 2017

Mayor Bramson Delivers State of the City

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Mayor Bramson Delivers State of the City Address

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Speaking to a standing-room-only crowd at his annual State of the City Address, Mayor Noam Bramson called on citizens to become more engaged in both local and national challenges in order to a...

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

"Ideally Yours" Website Launched

“Ideally New Rochelle” Website Unveiled

Website, video showcase City as the ideal place to “live, work and grow!”

 

With the largest redevelopment initiative in the Hudson Valley underway, the City of New Rochelle today unveiled a new website and vi...

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Posted on: January 18, 2017

Moody's upgrades New Rochelle bond rating

Moody’s Upgrades New Rochelle Bond Rating to Aa2,Highest Rating in Over Eight Decades 

Moody’s Investors Services has upgraded the City of New Rochelle’ bond rating from Aa3 to Aa2, the City announced today. With fund...

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Posted on: December 22, 2016

REMINDER: Retail Business Registration Program Deadline January 31

The City of New Rochelle’s Retail Business Registration Program requires all retail businesses to register with the City and renew their registration annually. The deadline for registration is January 31, 2017. All non-retail businesses in New Rochelle ar...

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City News
Posted on: December 29, 2016

New Rochelle Awarded Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting

City of New Rochelle Awarded Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting

The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting (CAFR) has been awarded to the City of New Rochelle by the Government Finance Officers Associ...

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Posted on: November 30, 2016

New Rochelle Joins RXR Realty, Brause Realty & ABS Partners Real Estate for Inaugural Groundbreaking

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Marking another important step in one of the most ambitious downtown development initiatives in Hudson Valley history, officials from RXR Realty, Brause Realty and ABS Partners Real Estate joined New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson and City Manager Charles B....

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Posted on: October 24, 2016

City of New Rochelle Hosts Mulch Mowing Workshop November 5th

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Rather than raking, bagging, or transporting fall leaves offsite this year, consider mulching, a sustainable alternative that actually benefits lawns and gardens! The City of New Rochelle in partnership with Greenburgh Nature Center will host a free mulch...Read on...

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Posted on: October 21, 2016

City Employees Participate in 4th Annual Fit Fair

New Ro’s Employee Wellness initiative, Fit! Live! Win!, hosted a Fit Fair at City Hall’s front lawn on October 19th. The 4th annual event serves as a continuing effort to encourage employees to live a healthier lifestyle.

City employees had opportuni...Read on...

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Posted on: October 20, 2016

2016 NRFD Promotion and Awards Ceremony

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The New Rochelle Fire Department hosted their annual Promotion and Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, October 19th at the Council Chambers in City Hall. Chief Louis DiMelgio and Deputy Chief Scott Bradley were joined by Mayor Noam Bramson, City Manager Chuck S...Read on...

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Posted on: October 7, 2016

New Rochelle, Mt. Vernon, White Plains and Yonkers to sign a “Smart Cities ComPACT”

(Release from Westchester County Association)..... At a packed press conference today, the Westchester County Association announced that it was launching a public-private partnership to spearhead Smart Growth initiatives in Westchester County to bring gig...Read on...

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Posted on: October 6, 2016

National Fire Prevention Week in New Rochelle

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October is Fire Prevention Month, and October 9th – 15th is National Fire Prevention week. This year’s theme - “Don’t Wait – Check the Date! Replace Smoke Alarms Every 10 Years” - represents the final year of National Fire Protection Association’s three-y...Read on...

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Posted on: September 23, 2016

NYSERDA and NYSDOT Launch Tri-City Competition to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

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NYSERDA and NYSDOT Launch Tri-City Competition to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions Over Two Years in Westchester

New Rochelle, White Plains and Yonkers employees to lead by example to reduce driving in the State's first Green Cities Commuter Challenge...Read on...

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Posted on: August 11, 2016

New Rochelle Launches ‘Adopt-a-Street’

New Rochelle’s commercial streets will benefit from the added attention of local businesses and organizations through the City’s new Adopt-a-Street program. Launched this summer, Adopt-a-Street focuses on the beautification of corridors within and surroun...Read on...

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Posted on: June 6, 2016

City Boosts Graffiti Removal Program

City Boosts Graffiti Removal Program

Unsightly graffiti on public and private properties will be removed more quickly and definitively under a new Graffiti Removal Program started this month.

While the City Code requires the removal of graffiti with...Read on...

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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: July 5, 2017

Special discounts now available on Nissan Leaf electric cars- save over $19K! Limited time offer

As part of the effort to accelerate clean transportation alternatives, Sustainable Westchester, Nissan & Con Edison are offering ALL Westchester Con Edison CUSTOMERS (and many NYSEG customers) a special rebate on the purchase of a new 2017 Nissan LEAF...

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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: April 12, 2017

New Rochelle Chamber of Commerce Honors those Sculpting the Skyline

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New Rochelle, NY: On Thursday March 23, 2017 the New Rochelle Chamber of Commerce hosted  the annual Dinner Dance, at Beckwith Pointe in New Rochelle.  There were several members of the New Rochelle and Westchester Community at large nominated and honored...

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Community News
Posted on: October 28, 2016

CPC Press Release: Grand Opening of The Lombardi

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New Rochelle, NY, October 26, 2016 – New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson, Developer Ralph Rossi of RMA Development, LLC, the City of New Rochelle, the New Rochelle IDA, and The Community Preservation Corporation (CPC), a leading nonprofit affordable housing a...Read on...

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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: 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...

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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...

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Event Photos Development
Posted on: June 1, 2017

New Rochelle Partners with The Business Council of Westchester to Expand Retail Footprint

New Rochelle Partners with The Business Council of Westchester to Expand Retail Footprint

Enhancing the scope and reach of its retail recruitment efforts, the City of New Rochelle is partnering with The Business Council of Westchester (BCW) to capitalize o...

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Development
Posted on: February 16, 2017

"Ideally Yours" Website Launched

“Ideally New Rochelle” Website Unveiled

Website, video showcase City as the ideal place to “live, work and grow!”

 

With the largest redevelopment initiative in the Hudson Valley underway, the City of New Rochelle today unveiled a new website and vi...

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Additional Info... Development
Posted on: February 8, 2017

City Taps Buxton to ID Potential Retailers

New Rochelle Taps Buxton’s Consumer Analytics to ID City’s Best Potential Retailers  

Enhancing retail sector part of City’s ambitious redevelopment plan currently underway

The City of New Rochelle has tapped Fort Worth, Texas-bas...

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Development
Posted on: February 8, 2017

Waterfront Redevelopment Plans Advance

Waterfront Redevelopment Plans Advance

MOA Approved for “Pratt Landing” Waterfront Development 

Plans to develop New Rochelle’s Long Island Sound waterfront took a large step forward this week with the City Council&...

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Development
Posted on: December 22, 2016

City Reviews Arts & Cultural District Master Plan

As part of the most ambitious downtown development plan in the history of the Hudson Valley, the City is creating a downtown arts & cultural district, designed to be a regional mecca for artists and innovators in line with the City’s vision ...

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Development
Posted on: December 22, 2016

New Rochelle Joins RXR Realty, Brause Realty & ABS Partners Real Estate for Inaugural Groundbreaking

Marking another important step in one of the most ambitious downtown development initiatives in Hudson Valley history, officials from RXR Realty, Brause Realty and ABS Partners Real Estate joined New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson and City Manager Charles B....

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Posted on: December 22, 2016

New Rochelle Joins RXR Realty, Brause Realty & ABS Partners Real Estate for Inaugural Groundbreaking

Marking another important step in one of the most ambitious downtown development initiatives in Hudson Valley history, officials from RXR Realty, Brause Realty and ABS Partners Real Estate joined New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson and City Manager Charles B....

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Posted on: December 29, 2016

New Rochelle Awarded Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting

City of New Rochelle Awarded Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting

The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting (CAFR) has been awarded to the City of New Rochelle by the Government Finance Officers Associ...

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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 gallon...

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Posted on: November 16, 2016

New Rochelle Firefighters Receives 2016 Firemark Awards

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Liberty Mutual Insurance joined members of the New Rochelle Fire Department at Station #1 Firehouse for the Annual Firemark Awards. Lieutenant Brian O’Keefe and Firefighter Kevin Thomas received the prestigious awards for their heroic rescue during a fire...Read on...

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Posted on: October 20, 2016

2016 NRFD Promotion and Awards Ceremony

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The New Rochelle Fire Department hosted their annual Promotion and Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, October 19th at the Council Chambers in City Hall. Chief Louis DiMelgio and Deputy Chief Scott Bradley were joined by Mayor Noam Bramson, City Manager Chuck S...Read on...

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Posted on: January 1, 2017

New Rochelle Launches EnergizeNY Program

What will an energy efficient home do for you?

  • Make your home warmer in the winter and cooler in the summer
  • Save money
  • Increase the value of your home
  • Reduce your carbon footprint

Learn more: http://newrochelle.energizeny.org/

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Green Tips

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

City Taps Buxton to ID Potential Retailers

New Rochelle Taps Buxton’s Consumer Analytics to ID City’s Best Potential Retailers  

Enhancing retail sector part of City’s ambitious redevelopment plan currently underway

The City of New Rochelle ha...

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Posted on: August 7, 2017

6th Annual WFAN All-Stars Celebrity Softball Game

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The WFAN All-Stars Celebrity Softball Game returns to New Rochelle on Thursday, August 24 at 6PM at the Flowers (City) Park athletic complex. New Rochelle high school alum Craig Carton of the “Boomer and Carton” morning radio sports ta...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: June 26, 2017

Parks & Recreations Summer Events Schedule

This July 4th, cap off your holiday evening with a viewing of the grand fireworks display at the New Rochelle waterfront. Produced and sponsored by the famous Grucci family, the City of New Rochelle’s annual “Spark the Sound”...

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Posted on: June 23, 2017

Hudson Park Beach Officially Opens for the Summer June 26

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Hudson Park Beach will open full time, 7 days a week from 10 AM - 6 PM, beginning Monday, June 26. Residents with a Passport have free access to the beach. Parking fees will apply for all non-passport holders.

Hudson Park is adjacent to the Munici...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: June 16, 2017

Summer Food Service Program

The City Of New Rochelle announces its participation in the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP). Meals will be provided to all children 18 years and under without charge. In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S.Department of Agriculture (USDA) ...

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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: May 15, 2017

Exhibitors Wanted for Fifth Annual New Rochelle Street Fair

<_o3a_p>Calling all restaurants, vendors, artists and crafters! The Fifth Annual New Rochelle Street Fair returns to Downtown on Sunday, September 10 from 11AM to 5PM presented by the City of New Rochelle in partnership with the Chamber of Commerce, BID, and Coun...

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Parks and Recreation

Posted on: August 2, 2017

New Rochelle Police Department participates in GTSC Speed Awareness Week

The New Rochelle Police Department will participate 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 cras...

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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: 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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Posted on: April 11, 2017

NRPD Releases 2016 Annual Report

2016 New Rochelle Police Department Annual Report Released

City Remains a Top Safest Regionally and Nationally 

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

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Posted on: March 30, 2017

Alternate Side Parking Enforcement Resumes April 1

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 Cod...

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Police Department

Posted on: July 28, 2017

TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Quaker Ridge/Pinebrook Blvd. North Ramp to be Closed for Repair August 3

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The Pinebrook Boulevard North Ramp, accessed from Pinebrook Blvd. northbound and Quaker Ridge Road, will close for repair beginning August 3. The work is expected to be completed by September 1, weather permitting. Detour signs will be in place routing tr...

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Posted on: June 16, 2017

City, School District Praise “Shared Services” Agreement

By combining refuse and recycling pickup services for all municipal and school locations, the City of New Rochelle, City School District- and taxpayers- are now on track to save $75,000 annually.

A new intermunicipal agreement calls for the City to provide...

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Public Works
Posted on: March 30, 2017

Yard Waste Collection Begins April 3

Yard Waste Collection Begins April 3

The Department of Public Works, Bureau of Streets and Highways will begin Yard Waste Collection on Monday, April 3, 2017.

Residents are reminded that in order to be collected, yard waste must be placed at the curb by 7:0...

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Posted on: October 24, 2016

City of New Rochelle Hosts Mulch Mowing Workshop November 5th

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Rather than raking, bagging, or transporting fall leaves offsite this year, consider mulching, a sustainable alternative that actually benefits lawns and gardens! The City of New Rochelle in partnership with Greenburgh Nature Center will host a free mulch...Read on...

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Posted on: July 14, 2017

Farmer’s Market Coupons Now Available to Qualifying Seniors

Seniors looking to stretch their food budgets this summer and fall may be entitled to discount Farmers Market Coupons. To be eligible, individuals must be 60 years of age or older AND have a monthly income at or below $1,860/single, $2,504/couple, $3,159/...

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Senior Services
Posted on: October 7, 2016

U.S Senator Chuck Schumer held a press conference at the Hugh Doyle Senior Center

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Yesterday, U.S Senator Chuck Schumer held a press conference at the Hugh Doyle Senior Center to introduce his proposed new legislation to Medicare entitled BENES act. The new legislation will make the Medicare enrollment process easier and help ensure ev...Read on...

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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: 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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