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Posted on: January 14, 2020

New North Avenue Supermarket in New Rochelle sets Grand Opening for January 21

New Rochelle Farms, the much-anticipated new supermarket and laundromat on North Avenue and Lincoln Avenue, will celebrate its grand opening on Tuesday, January 21 at 4:30 pm.

The 10,000 square-foot grocery store, which includes an attached laundromat, wil...

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Business Development
Posted on: September 11, 2019

New Rochelle Boosts Local Businesses with New Resident Discount Card

In a move that will drive visibility for and store traffic to New Rochelle's Featured Businesses, the City has launched a discount card to encourage new downtown residents to support the local economy.

“We want to ensure that New Rochelle&rsq...

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Business Development
Posted on: September 11, 2019

Job Fair Links Employers and New Rochelle Workers

On August 29, 2019, the First Source Referral Center hosted over 100 New Rochelle job seekers at a job fair at the New Rochelle Public Library. Employers in construction, retail, health, food service, insurance and more offered a wide range of opportuniti...

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Business Development
Posted on: May 31, 2019

“Finding Funding” - CFA and Lending Information Session for Businesses

Every year New York state provides a variety of grants to businesses of all sizes and types. The NYS Consolidated Funding Application (CFA) has been created that will streamline and expedite the grant application process. The Westchester County Office of ...

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Business Development
Posted on: May 10, 2019

New Rochelle Launches The Acceleration Project Pilot

Unique Program Gives Local Entrepreneurs Access to Expert Business Consulting Services  

As part of its revitalization efforts, the City of New Rochelle has launched a unique economic development program to provide local businesses with a...

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Business Development
Posted on: May 2, 2019

First Source Job Fair Connects Employers, Job Seekers

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Nearly a dozen businesses and over ninety job seekers
attended the First Source Referral Center’s Job Fair hosted at the New RochellePublic Library on Tuesday, April 23. Employers from the fields of healthcare,
wellness, security, construction, financ...

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Posted on: January 8, 2020

City of New Rochelle Urges “Complete Count” for Census 2020

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In an effort to insure that all residents are counted in the upcoming 2020 Census, the City of New Rochelle has organized a “Complete Count Committee”. The committee, under the auspices of City Manager Charles Strome, is spearheaded by City Clerk Michelle...

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Census News

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Posted on: July 15, 2019

City Council Meeting Updates

MEETING UPDATES:

Regular Legislative Meeting (time change):  Tuesday, July 16, 2019, at 6:15 P. M. The time of the City Council’s Regular Legislative Meetings was changed, by legislative action,  from 7:00 P. M. to 6:15 P. M

Aug...

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Posted on: January 14, 2020

New North Avenue Supermarket in New Rochelle sets Grand Opening for January 21

New Rochelle Farms, the much-anticipated new supermarket and laundromat on North Avenue and Lincoln Avenue, will celebrate its grand opening on Tuesday, January 21 at 4:30 pm.

The 10,000 square-foot grocery store, which includes an attached laundromat, wil...

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City News
Posted on: January 13, 2020

Volunteer New York! 10th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend of Service

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On Saturday, January 18 Volunteer New York! will kick off its 10th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend of Service.

The Volunteer New York! website has some local and area opportunities, including:

-A donation hub at Iona College collecti...

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City News
Posted on: January 8, 2020

RXR Building Community Fund Grant Applications Now Open

RXR Realty, a leading real estate owner, operator and developer in the New York Tri-State area, today announced that the RXR Building Community Fund at the Westchester Community Foundation (“The Fund”) is now accepting applications for...

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City News
Posted on: January 8, 2020

City of New Rochelle Urges “Complete Count” for Census 2020

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In an effort to insure that all residents are counted in the upcoming 2020 Census, the City of New Rochelle has organized a “Complete Count Committee”. The committee, under the auspices of City Manager Charles Strome, is spearheaded by City Clerk Michelle...

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City News
Posted on: January 6, 2020

Westchester County and NRPD Join Forces to Improve Community Outreach

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In a partnership that will better connect individuals struggling with substance use or mental health illness with the treatment they need, the Westchester County Department of Community Mental Health (DCMH), New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson and New Rochell...

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Posted on: December 26, 2019

Alternate Side Parking Restrictions Suspended for Winter Months

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Alternate side parking regulations will be suspended during the winter months from January 1 to March 31, 2020. A complete listing of streets is located in the City Code Article X Schedule 312-84.

Reminder: Parking regulations exist throughout the City for ...

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City News
Posted on: December 20, 2019

City of New Rochelle Partners with VeoRide on New Bike Share Program

The City of New Rochelle is excited to announce the next chapter in its bike share program with a new partnership with VeoRide. Based in Chicago, VeoRide is a mobility sharing company operating in over forty communities in eighteen states. New Rochelle is...

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City News
Posted on: December 20, 2019

Holiday Festival Lights Up Lincoln Park

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Holiday lights, music, entertainment, a special visit from Santa and a sprinkling of snow transformed Lincoln Park into a winter wonderland on Wednesday night, to the delight of over hundred families and community members who came to celebrate the season ...

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City News
Posted on: December 19, 2019

2020 DPW Collection Schedule Now Available Online

New Rochelle’s Department of Public Works annual schedule and information booklet is now available online at NewRochelleNY.com/DPW. The 2020 DPW booklet will be mailed to homes next week.

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

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Posted on: December 13, 2019

Help Shape the Future of Hudson Park: Take the Survey!

The City of New Rochelle’s Department of Parks and Recreation is in the process of creating a comprehensive master plan for Hudson Park, the City’s premier waterfront open space. In conjunction with Stantec consultants, the department is conducting site r...

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City News
Posted on: December 12, 2019

Judicial Selection Made for New Rochelle City Court

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Mayor Noam Bramson today announced the appointment of Jared R. Rice to the New Rochelle City Court.  Rice, who is completing his last term on the New Rochelle City Council, will assume the full-time judgeship being vacated by retiring Judge Gail ...

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City News
Posted on: November 8, 2019

2020 Proposed Budget Released

New Rochelle City Manager Charles Strome III today released his proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2020.  The $213.0 million budget preserves and enhances essential services and reflects a continued investment in the City’s infrastructure. The propo...

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2020 Proposed Budget City News
Posted on: November 7, 2019

Help Shape The Future Of Hudson Park!

You are invited to share ideas for Hudson Park’s new Master Plan for 2020.

Visit with Architects and Design Team on November 12, 2019 --- between 2PM-6PM, in the New Rochelle City Hall Rotunda.

Our parks are vital components of the City’...

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City News
Posted on: November 6, 2019

Eight Murals Paying Tribute to the City's Culture and Vibrancy Unveiled in New Rochelle

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The City of New Rochelle continues to expand its public art offerings with the recent premiere of “NRNY Artsy Murals,” an inspiring art walk curated by Street Art for Mankind (SAM). The walk consists of eight large, new murals that reflect the unique crea...

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Posted on: October 30, 2019

RXR Realty Begins Ground-Up Construction on 28-Story Mixed-Use Development at 26 South Division St

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RXR Realty hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for the start of ground-up construction of a new 28-story development at 26 South Division Street in New Rochelle, the first of two projects being undertaken at the site. Once completed, 26 South Division Street...

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City News
Posted on: October 23, 2019

NRFD Promotion and Awards Ceremony

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The New Rochelle Fire Department hosted their annual Promotion and Awards Ceremony today at the Council Chambers in City Hall. Fire Chief Andrew Sandor and Deputy Chief Donald Bradley were joined by Mayor Noam Bramson, City Manager Chuck Strome, staff and...

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Posted on: October 21, 2019

The New Rochelle Chamber of Commerce Announces Upcoming 56th Annual Thanksgiving Parade

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The Chamber of Commerce of New Rochelle is again partnering with the City of New Rochelle to host the 56th Annual Thanksgiving Parade on Saturday, Nov. 23rd. This year’s Grand Marshal is The New York Empire, the only professional sports team to call New R...

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City News
Posted on: October 8, 2019

NRFD reminds residents: Not Every Hero Wears a Cape. Plan and Practice Your Escape!™

The New Rochelle Fire Department is teaming up with the National Fire Protection Association® (NFPA®)—the official sponsor of Fire Prevention Week for more than 90 years—to promote this year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign, “Not Every Hero Wears a Cape. P...

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City News
Posted on: October 7, 2019

Metered Parking Goes Paperless

Good news for metered parking customers: paperless receipts are now an option. 

Beginning this month, parking customers will be able to receive their parking receipts via text message on their smart phone.  This new feature- consistent wi...

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City News
Posted on: October 7, 2019

Megalith Capital Management and City Officials Celebrate Grand Opening of the Printhouse

Today, Megalith Capital Management joined with New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson, City Manager Charles B. Strome III, Commissioner of Development Luiz Aragon, and other City Officials for a ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the grand opening of The Printhouse...

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City News
Posted on: October 1, 2019

Finance Department Receives Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for 2019 Budget

The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) has awarded the City of New Rochelle Department of Finance the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its fiscal year 2019 budget. This is the highest form of recognition in governmental budgeting an...

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City News
Posted on: September 11, 2019

New Rochelle Boosts Local Businesses with New Resident Discount Card

In a move that will drive visibility for and store traffic to New Rochelle's Featured Businesses, the City has launched a discount card to encourage new downtown residents to support the local economy.

“We want to ensure that New Rochelle’s unprecedented d...

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City News
Posted on: September 9, 2019

688 Affordable Housing Units to Come Online in New Rochelle

As a major component of New Rochelle’s downtown revitalization, the City Planning Board has approved 688 affordable housing units to date, with 45 units currently available for lease and the remaining slated to come online in the next 3-5 years. In an eff...

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City News
Posted on: September 3, 2019

New Rochelle Police Help Launch “School’s Open - Drive Carefully” Campaign

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AAA Northeast launched its 74th annual “School’s Open - Drive Carefully” program at the New Rochelle Police Department.  The program alerts drivers to be extra careful behind the wheel as children end their summer vacation and return to school. &...

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City News
Posted on: August 29, 2019

17th Annual Snapper Fishing Derby

New Rochelle Parks and Recreation will host the 17th Annual Kids Snapper Fishing Derby at Hudson Park on Sunday, September 8, 2019 from 9AM to noon. The event is presented in honor of founder and marina advocate, the late Robert A. Cerreta, and is sponsor...

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City News
Posted on: August 29, 2019

End of Summer Announcements

The Department Parks and Recreation reminds residents that this is the last weekend to enjoy summer swimming. Hudson Park Beach and Lincoln Park Pool will officially be closed as of Tuesday, September 3. Hudson Park facilities will remain open on the week...

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City News
Posted on: August 28, 2019

New Rochelle Street Fair Moves Uptown

Each September, the New Rochelle Street Fair attracts thousands for a fun-filled day of live entertainment, crafts, food, rides, and more. This year, the fair will be held on Sunday, September 8 from 11AM to 5PM at a new location: City Hall, 515 North Ave...

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City News
Posted on: August 27, 2019

New Rochelle and Volunteer NY! Invite Community to Volunteer for "9/11: Serve + Remember"

“9/11: Serve + Remember” is an annual day of service presented by Volunteer New York! and Westchester County to honor the lives of those lost or forever changed by the tragic events of Sept. 11, 2001.

This year several 9/11: Serve + Rem...

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City News
Posted on: August 22, 2019

New Rochelle Introduces Free, On-Demand Downtown Shuttle Service

Today, New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson, and City Manager Charles B. Strome, III were joined by City and County officials for a ribbon-cutting ceremony and inaugural ride to mark the launch of “CircuitNR,” a complimentary, on-demand ele...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

New Rochelle receives project approvals for $10M state grant

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The revitalization of New Rochelle’s Lincoln Avenue corridor and surrounding neighborhoods took a major step forward yesterday as New York Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul joined New Rochelle City Officials to announce the specific projects appr...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Ribbon-cutting ceremony held at 360 Huguenot

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Marking a major milestone in the evolution and revitalization of New Rochelle’s downtown, the development team behind 360 Huguenot, RXR Realty’s newest residential project and the first of many slated as part of its master planned development for downtown...

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Posted on: July 27, 2019

New Rochelle Celebrates Hall of Famer Mariano Rivera with Key to City, Parade

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The City of New Rochelle was “saving” one last special send off for Yankees Legend, Hall of Famer and Former Resident Mariano Rivera (Mo). The City Mariano called home for nearly a decade celebrated Mariano Rivera’s unanimous selection into this year’s Ba...

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Posted on: July 22, 2019

Westchester County Press Conference- Family Court Building

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Watch the Westchester County News Conference here                                    &nbs...

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City News
Posted on: July 18, 2019

Westchester County Health Department Issues Heat Advisory

With high humidity and temperatures forecasted Friday through Sunday, the Westchester County Health Department has issued a heat advisory. As humidity and temperatures rise, residents should avoid strenuous activity, drink lots of water, avoid alcohol and...

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City News
Posted on: July 15, 2019

City Council Meeting Updates

MEETING UPDATES: 

Regular Legislative Meeting (time change):  Tuesday, July 16, 2019, at 6:15 P. M. The time of the City Council’s Regular Legislative Meetings was changed, by legislative action,  from 7:00 P. M. to 6:15 P. M

Augu...

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City News
Posted on: July 1, 2019

New 24-story Luxury Hotel Coming to New Rochelle's Downtown

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In a move that will further enhance the vibrancy of New Rochelle and dramatically transform its skyline, the City Planning Board on Tuesday approved the development of a 24-story, 225-key globally-branded luxury hotel and event center in the City’s downto...

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Posted on: June 28, 2019

City of New Rochelle Celebrates Yankees Legend Mariano Rivera with Pinstripe Parade on Sat. July 27

The City of New Rochelle will celebrate former resident & relief pitcher Mariano Rivera’s unanimous selection into this year’s baseball Hall of Fame with `Mariano Rivera Day’ on Saturday, July 27, featuring a pinstripe parade and culminating with a ce...

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City News
Posted on: June 28, 2019

“Spark the Sound” Independence Day Extravaganza Features Fireworks by Grucci

This July 4 cap off your holiday evening with a viewing of the grand fireworks display at the New Rochelle waterfront. Produced by the famous Grucci family, and sponsored by the City of New Rochelle, the annual “Spark the Sound” extravaganza starts at 9:3...

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City News
Posted on: June 26, 2019

New Rochelle Names Finalists in Artist Contest for One-year Free Rent

The City of New Rochelle has named three lucky artists finalists in the contest for one-year rent-free luxury living in the City’s burgeoning Downtown. Starting today via an online vote, the public will now have the opportunity to choose the grand prize w...

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Posted on: June 18, 2019

New Rochelle Office for the Aging Hosts 4th Annual Senior Expo

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The City of New Rochelle Office for the Aging held their 4th Annual New Rochelle Senior Expo at Hugh Doyle Senior Center on June 2nd. Over 300 senior citizens attended the event, making it the highest-attended event to date. The free expo featured over 40 ...

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Posted on: June 14, 2019

New Rochelle Police Department participates in GTSC Pedestrian Safety Action Plan

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The New Rochelle Police Department is participating in the Governors Traffic Safety Committee (GTSC) Pedestrian Safety Action Plan, a two-week education and enforcement period targeting the critical issue of pedestrian crashes. The initiative, which comme...

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City News
Posted on: June 11, 2019

Members of the New Rochelle Fire Department Honored at the 46th Annual EMS Awards

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Westchester Regional EMS Council recognized
members of the New Rochelle Fire Department with Life Saving Awards and EMScitations during its 46th Annual EMS Awards in May.

Life
Saving Awards were presented to Lieutenant Anthony Margiotti, Lieutenant Bre...

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City News
Posted on: June 11, 2019

NRPD: Community Youth Fishing Trips

The
New Rochelle Police Department (P.A.C.T.) and the New Rochelle PoliceFoundation announce dates for their annual Community Youth Fishing Program for
boys and girls ages 10-15. The following trips are scheduled on Wednesdays:July 3, 10, 31, and Au...

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Posted on: June 6, 2019

CAC Realty Group and City Officials Celebrate Groundbreaking at The Huguenot

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Yesterday, CAC Realty Group joined with New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson, Commissioner of Development Luiz Aragon, and other City Officials for a groundbreaking ceremony at The Huguenot – a six-story, 60-unit luxury mixed-use development project located in...

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City News
Posted on: June 5, 2019

Nine New Rochelle Officers Graduate From Westchester County Police Academy

Eighty-three police recruits graduated Friday from the Westchester County Police Academy and are headed off to work at 22 law enforcement agencies in Westchester and one in Putnam. Nine recruits will join the New Rochelle Police Department. The new office...

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City News
Posted on: June 3, 2019

Fire Station No. 2 Reopens

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The New Rochelle Fire Department held a Rededication Ceremony on Monday, June 3 for Fire Station No. 2, located on Webster Avenue in the heart of New Rochelle’s West End. In attendance were City officials, City Manager Chuck Strome, Mayor Noam Bramson, an...

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Posted on: May 31, 2019

Farmers Markets, Senior Citizen Expo and more!

Robocall sent 5/31 at 5pm:

This is the City of New Rochelle with an invitation to take part in June activities, starting on Saturday with the opening of our Downtown Farmers Market on Library Green featuring fresh produce, baked goods, -- music and family...

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City News
Posted on: May 24, 2019

New Rochelle Police Department Honors Members at Memorial & Awards Ceremony

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The New Rochelle Police Department held its annual Memorial and Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, May 22 at the Greentree Country Club. 

“It is a day of celebration where the Department recognizes, thanks and awards active members of the Dep...

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Posted on: May 24, 2019

Department of Public Works Hosts Truck Day at Barnard School

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To celebrate National Public Works Week, the Department of Public Works hosted a Truck Day event for kindergartners at Barnard School on Thursday, May 23. Students had the opportunity to explore the department’s ‘big trucks’ and at the same time learn abo...

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Posted on: May 20, 2019

May 19-25: National Public Works Week

“It Starts Here” is the 2019 theme of National Public Works Week, representing the year-round efforts of public works professionals nationally and locally in the City of New Rochelle.

“The men and women of the Department of Public Works provide essential s...

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City News
Posted on: May 15, 2019

New Rochelle Parks and Recreation to Host a Free Major League Baseball® Pitch Hit & Run™ Competition

New Rochelle Parks and Recreation and A Game Sports in conjunction with Major League Baseball® (MLB) will celebrate National Kids to Parks Day with a free Pitch Hit & Run™ competition on Saturday, May 18th at City (Flowers) Park, Fie...

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Posted on: May 10, 2019

New Rochelle Launches The Acceleration Project Pilot

Unique Program Gives Local Entrepreneurs Access to Expert Business Consulting Services  

As part of its revitalization efforts, the City of New Rochelle has launched a unique economic development program to provide local businesses with a...

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City News
Posted on: May 2, 2019

First Source Job Fair Connects Employers, Job Seekers

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Nearly a dozen businesses and over ninety job seekers
attended the First Source Referral Center’s Job Fair hosted at the New RochellePublic Library on Tuesday, April 23. Employers from the fields of healthcare,
wellness, security, construction, financ...

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Posted on: April 29, 2019

New Rochelle Celebrates Arbor Day With Tree Planting

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The City of New
Rochelle observed Arbor Day by planting a white oak tree in front of City Hall,joined by classes of students from the New Rochelle Children’s Center for
Learning. 

The eventhighlighted the City’s urban forestry initiative, pa...

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Posted on: April 23, 2019

Applications Now Available for Youth Summer Employment Programs

New Rochelle youth are encouraged to apply for summer positions through the following New Rochelle Youth Bureau’s Summer Employment Programs: The deadline to apply is May 10.

Network Youth Leadership Program

This program attempts to provide youth (contingen...

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City News
Posted on: April 18, 2019

Pop-Up Libraries Installed in New Rochelle Parks

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New Rochelle has joined the “Little Free Library” movement: Five “Pop-Up Library” kiosks have been installed in public parks, with two more to follow in the next few weeks. The concept is simple: Take a book or leave a book. The goal is to promote literac...

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City News
Posted on: April 18, 2019

2019 Spring Newsletter Now Available

The City of New Rochelle's Spring 2019 Newsletter is now available for download: NewRochelleNy.com/SpringNewsletter 

Highlights include:

  • City Contacts - Clip and Save
  • Upcoming spring events
  • Departmental news
  • and more!
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City News
Posted on: March 22, 2019

Take the Survey to Improve Parks Accessibility

“Everyone deserves a park within a 10 minute walk of home.” That’s the premise of an initiative of the Trust for Public Land, in partnership with the National Recreation and Park Association and the Urban Land Institute. Last year, the City of New Rochell...

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Posted on: April 10, 2019

New Rochelle Fire Department Promotes Three Members

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The New Rochelle Fire Department hosted a Promotion Ceremony on Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at the Council Chambers in City Hall. Chief Andrew Sandor was joined by Mayor Noam Bramson, City Manager Chuck Strome, staff and families as they honored three members ...

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City News
Posted on: April 9, 2019

New Rochelle Parks and Recreation Partners with Volunteer New York! for Hudson Park Clean-Up Day

Volunteer New York! and the City of New Rochelle Parks and Recreation department will team up on Sunday, April 28 for a day of service to beautify Hudson Park.

This cleanup project is open to all New Rochelle community members interested in rollin...

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Posted on: March 29, 2019

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 29, 2019

Yard Waste Collection Starts April 1

The Department of Public Works, Bureau of Streets and Highways will begin Yard Waste Collection on Monday, April 1, 2019.

Residents are reminded that in order to be collected, yard waste must be placed at the curb by 7 a.m. (6am during summer months) on th...

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City News
Posted on: March 22, 2019

New Contest Offers Artists a Chance to Win Free Rent in New Rochelle for 12 Months

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Artists looking for a great place to live now have an opportunity to win free rent for 12 months in New Rochelle’s vibrant downtown.

The City of New Rochelle, in partnership with RXR Realty, today launched a new contest that will award one lucky winner one...

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City News
Posted on: March 21, 2019

Mayor Bramson Delivers 2019 State of the City Address

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Speaking to an overflow crowd during his annual State of the City Address at New Rochelle City Hall, Mayor Noam Bramson cited dramatic progress on economic, environmental, fiscal, and public safety priorities to declare that the “State of the City is the ...

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Posted on: March 15, 2019

Registration Begins for 2019 Citizen Police Academy

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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 24, 2018.

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

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City News
Posted on: March 1, 2019

Overpass Illuminated Public Art Project Completed in the City of New Rochelle

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The
City of New Rochelle continues to expand its public art offerings as part ofits downtown transformation with the recent completion of the Overpass
Illuminated Art Project, “Radiant Passage,” a multidimensional art installation ...

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City News
Posted on: February 21, 2019

Mayor Noam Bramson’s State of the City Address: March 20, City Hall

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Mayor Noam
Bramson will deliver his annual State of the City address on Wednesday,March 20 at New Rochelle City Hall at 515 North Avenue. The event will
begin at 6:00 PM with a Taste of New Rochelle networking reception in theRotunda, followed by th...

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City News
Posted on: February 15, 2019

Moody's Maintains Aa2 Rating on City's Bonds

 MOODY’S MAINTAINS AA2 RATING ON CITY’S BONDS

Moody’s Investors Services has confirmed the existing rating of Aa2 to the City’s upcoming $8.6 million bond issue.  This designation maintains the credit worthiness of the City’s debt and mea...

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City News
Posted on: January 30, 2019

New Rochelle Police Department Welcome New K-9

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The New Rochelle Police Department recently welcomed K-9 officer Jodie, a 1½ year old German shepherd, as the newest member of the Critical Incident Unit’s Team B. After a rigorous 17-week training, K-9 Jodie and his handler, Police Officer Gary Moss, gra...

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City News

News Flash

Posted on: January 14, 2020

New North Avenue Supermarket in New Rochelle sets Grand Opening for January 21

New Rochelle Farms, the much-anticipated new supermarket and laundromat on North Avenue and Lincoln Avenue, will celebrate its grand opening on Tuesday, January 21 at 4:30 pm.

The 10,000 square-foot grocery store, which includes an attached laundromat, wil...

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Community News
Posted on: January 13, 2020

Volunteer New York! 10th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend of Service

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On Saturday, January 18 Volunteer New York! it will kick off its 10th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend of Service.

The Volunteer New York! website has some local and area opportunities, including:

-A donation hub at Iona College colle...

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Community News
Posted on: December 13, 2019

10th Annual Ring in the New Year at Noon at New Roc

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WESTCHESTER/December 4, 2019 — There’s no need for kids to stay up until midnight as New Roc City rings in the New Year early with a Times Square-inspired countdown to noon featuring a thrilling release of 3,500 festive, brightly-color...

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Community News
Posted on: November 4, 2019

Get the Playbook on Home Energy Efficiency at the Energy Coach Talk

Learn more at the Energize New Rochelle Energy Coach Talk at the New Rochelle Public Library, Tuesday November 19th 6:00pm. Come for an informational presentation featuring Building Performance Institute certified energy expert Norm Jen, who will...

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RSVP Community News
Posted on: October 28, 2019

NRNY Artsy Murals: Opening Artwalk

Join us on Nov 2nd at 3pm for the reveal of eight spectacular – and huge - murals curated by Street Art for Mankind (SAM) for the City of New Rochelle. The murals reflect the unique creativity, diversity and forward-thinking of the New Rochelle ...

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Community News
Posted on: October 23, 2019

Lead Safe Westchester (LSW) Grants Available

The Lead Safe Westchester (LSW) Program awards grants for improvements in single and multi-family housing units that were built before 1978, at no cost to the property owner. If chipped or peeling lead-based paint and other safety hazards are ide...

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Community News
Posted on: October 21, 2019

The New Rochelle Chamber of Commerce Announces Upcoming 56th Annual Thanksgiving Parade

56th Annual Thanksgiving Parade Flyer 2019

The Chamber of Commerce of New Rochelle is again partnering with the City of New Rochelle to host the 56th Annual Thanksgiving Parade on Saturday, Nov. 23rd. This year’s Grand Marshal is The New York Empire, the only professional sports team to ...

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Community News
Posted on: October 21, 2019

LWV of New Rochelle Candidates Forum Oct. 21 for City and County Election

The  Candidate Forum for City and County Office at City Hall on Monday, October 21 will be cablecast live on Optimum Channel 75 and Verizon FIOS Channel 28.  The schedule for the Forum, sponsored by the League of Women Voters of New Roch...

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Community News
Posted on: June 12, 2019

The Down to Earth New Rochelle Farmers Market Moves to Thomas Paine Cottage Museum

On
Friday, June 7th the Down to Earth New Rochelle Farmers Market opened forits 11th season, in a new location, on the property of the
Thomas Paine Cottage Museum at 20 Sicard Avenue, off North Avenue. To celebrate the new location an officia...

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Community News
Posted on: June 12, 2019

New and Expanded Downtown Farmer's Market Opens

Summer’s here and Downtown New Rochelle has an all-new and greatly expanded New Rochelle Farmers Market offering the best produce and foods the Hudson Valley has to offer. The New Rochelle Farmers Market is held weekly on Saturdays at Ruby Dee Park at Lib...

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Community News
Posted on: July 12, 2019

Know Your Rights with Immigration and Customs Enforcement

All people living in the United States and here in New Rochelle- including undocumented immigrants- have certain U.S. Constitutional rights. The information below from the American Immigration Lawyers Association explains your rights should you encounter ...

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Community News
Posted on: August 27, 2019

New Rochelle and Volunteer NY! Invite Community to Volunteer for "9/11: Serve + Remember"

“9/11: Serve + Remember” is an annual day of service presented by Volunteer New York! and Westchester County to honor the lives of those lost or forever changed by the tragic events of Sept. 11, 2001.

This year several 9/11: Serve + Remember projects will ...

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Community News
Posted on: July 12, 2019

Jazz from La Rochelle: Performance

Guest musicians from La Rochelle: violinist Adele Pelletant, saxophonist Marie Celerier, and trumpeter Hugues Sarrat with New Rochelle’s own Brian Carter on drums

Three young La Rochelle musicians visited City Hall on Thursday, July 12 a...

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Community News
Posted on: April 18, 2019

Pop-Up Libraries Installed in New Rochelle Parks

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New Rochelle has joined the “Little Free Library” movement: Five “Pop-Up Library” kiosks have been installed in public parks, with two more to follow in the next few weeks. The concept is simple: Take a book or leave a book. The goal is to promote literac...

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Community News
Posted on: March 22, 2019

New Contest Offers Artists a Chance to Win Free Rent in New Rochelle for 12 Months

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Artists looking for a great place to live now have an opportunity to win free rent for 12 months in New Rochelle’s vibrant downtown.

The City of New Rochelle, in partnership with RXR Realty, today launched a new contest that will award one lucky winner one...

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Posted on: December 20, 2019

City of New Rochelle Partners with VeoRide on New Bike Share Program

The City of New Rochelle is excited to announce the next chapter in its bike share program with a new partnership with VeoRide. Based in Chicago, VeoRide is a mobility sharing company operating in over forty communities in eighteen states. New Rochelle is...

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Development
Posted on: December 20, 2019

Holiday Festival Lights Up Lincoln Park

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Holiday lights, music, entertainment, a special visit from Santa and a sprinkling of snow transformed Lincoln Park into a winter wonderland on Wednesday night, to the delight of over hundred families and community members who came to celebrate the season ...

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Development
Posted on: November 27, 2019

Downtown New Rochelle Black Box Theater Comes to Life with Lease Signing

The City of New Rochelle’s anticipated Black Box Theater and Arts Education Center is being activated following the lease signing between renowned arts-focused nonprofit, The Venezuelan American Endowment for the Arts (VAEA), and Master Developer RXR Real...

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Posted on: November 6, 2019

Eight Murals Paying Tribute to the City's Culture and Vibrancy Unveiled in New Rochelle

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The City of New Rochelle continues to expand its public art offerings with the recent premiere of “NRNY Artsy Murals,” an inspiring art walk curated by Street Art for Mankind (SAM). The walk consists of eight large, new murals that reflect the unique crea...

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Posted on: October 30, 2019

RXR Realty Begins Ground-Up Construction on 28-Story Mixed-Use Development at 26 South Division St

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RXR Realty hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for the start of ground-up construction of a new 28-story development at 26 South Division Street in New Rochelle, the first of two projects being undertaken at the site. Once completed, 26 South Division Street...

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Development
Posted on: October 23, 2019

Lead Safe Westchester (LSW) Grants Available

The Lead Safe Westchester (LSW) Program awards grants for improvements in single and multi-family housing units that were built before 1978, at no cost to the property owner. If chipped or peeling lead-based paint and other safety hazards are ide...

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Development
Posted on: October 7, 2019

Metered Parking Goes Paperless

Good news for metered parking customers: paperless receipts are now an option. 

Beginning this month, parking customers will be able to receive their parking receipts via text message on their smart phone.  This new feature- consistent wi...

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Development
Posted on: October 7, 2019

Megalith Capital Management and City Officials Celebrate Grand Opening of the Printhouse

Today, Megalith Capital Management joined with New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson, City Manager Charles B. Strome III, Commissioner of Development Luiz Aragon, and other City Officials for a ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the grand opening of The Printhouse...

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Development
Posted on: September 9, 2019

688 affordable housing units to come online in New Rochelle

As a major component of New Rochelle’s downtown revitalization, the City Planning Board has approved 688 affordable housing units to date, with 45 units currently available for lease and the remaining slated to come online in the next 3-5 years....

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Development
Posted on: August 22, 2019

New Rochelle Introduces Free, On-Demand Downtown Shuttle Service

Today, New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson, and City Manager Charles B. Strome, III were joined by City and County officials for a ribbon-cutting ceremony and inaugural ride to mark the launch of “CircuitNR,” a complimentary, on-demand ele...

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Posted on: August 20, 2019

New Rochelle Launches Artist Certification Program to Boost Artist Housing in the City's Downtown

In yet another move to support New Rochelle’s burgeoning arts community, the City has launched an artist certification program to connect artists to new live/work housing opportunities in its downtown Arts & Cultural District.

As part of the ...

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Development
Posted on: August 1, 2019

New Rochelle receives project approvals for $10M state grant

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The revitalization of New Rochelle’s Lincoln Avenue corridor and surrounding neighborhoods took a major step forward yesterday as New York Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul joined New Rochelle City Officials to announce the specific projects approved for f...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Ribbon-cutting ceremony held at 360 Huguenot

Scott Rechler, Mayor Bramson and Michael Maturo joined by VAEA, Daniel Martinez, City and RXR offici

Marking a major milestone in the evolution and revitalization of New Rochelle’s downtown, the development team behind 360 Huguenot, RXR Realty’s newest residential project and the first of many slated as part of its master planned development for downtown...

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

New 24-story Luxury Hotel Coming to New Rochelle's Downtown

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In a move that will further enhance the vibrancy of New Rochelle and dramatically transform its skyline, the City Planning Board on Tuesday approved the development of a 24-story, 225-key globally-branded luxury hotel and event center in the City&rsqu...

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Posted on: June 26, 2019

New Rochelle Names Finalists in Artist Contest for One-year Free Rent

The City of New Rochelle has named three lucky artists finalists in the contest for one-year rent-free luxury living in the City’s burgeoning Downtown. Starting today via an online vote, the public will now have the opportunity to choose the gra...

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Posted on: June 6, 2019

CAC Realty Group and City Officials Celebrate Groundbreaking at The Huguenot

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Yesterday, CAC Realty Group joined with New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson, Commissioner of Development Luiz Aragon, and other City Officials for a groundbreaking ceremony at The Huguenot – a six-story, 60-unit luxury mixed-use development project located in...

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Development
Posted on: May 31, 2019

Commissioner Aragon Featured in Multi Housing News

Investors and developers across the country are tuning into opportunities offered by small and mid-sized cities that are modernizing their planning strategies to attract the kind of capital that will revitalize their downtowns for the long term.

A prime ex...

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Posted on: May 10, 2019

New Rochelle Launches The Acceleration Project Pilot

Unique Program Gives Local Entrepreneurs Access to Expert Business Consulting Services  

As part of its revitalization efforts, the City of New Rochelle has launched a unique economic development program to provide local businesses with a...

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Development
Posted on: March 22, 2019

New Contest Offers Artists a Chance to Win Free Rent in New Rochelle for 12 Months

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Artists looking for a great place to live now have an opportunity to win free rent for 12 months in New Rochelle’s vibrant downtown.

The City of New Rochelle, in partnership with RXR Realty, today launched a new contest that will award one lucky winner one...

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Development
Posted on: March 1, 2019

Overpass Illuminated Public Art Project Completed in the City of New Rochelle

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The
City of New Rochelle continues to expand its public art offerings as part ofits downtown transformation with the recent completion of the Overpass
Illuminated Art Project, “Radiant Passage,” a multidimensional art installationlocated at the over...

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Posted on: January 21, 2020

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 Association (GFOA) of the United States and Canada for its Fiscal Year 2018 financial report. &...

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Finance
Posted on: November 8, 2019

2020 Proposed Budget Released

New Rochelle City Manager Charles Strome III today released his proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2020.  The $213.0 million budget preserves and enhances essential services and reflects a continued investment in the City’s infrastructure....

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Posted on: October 1, 2019

Finance Department Receives Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for 2019 Budget

The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) has awarded the City of New Rochelle Department of Finance the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its fiscal year 2019 budget. This is the highest form of recognition in governmental budgeting an...

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Finance
Posted on: February 15, 2019

Moody's Maintains Aa2 Rating on City's Bonds

 MOODY’S MAINTAINS AA2 RATING ON CITY’S BONDS

Moody’s Investors Services has confirmed the existing rating of Aa2 to the City’s upcoming $8.6 million bond issue.  This designation maintains the cred...

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Posted on: October 23, 2019

NRFD Promotion and Awards Ceremony

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The New Rochelle Fire Department hosted their annual Promotion and Awards Ceremony today at the Council Chambers in City Hall. Fire Chief Andrew Sandor and Deputy Chief Donald Bradley were joined by Mayor Noam Bramson, City Manager Chuck Strome, staff and...

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Posted on: October 23, 2019

NRFD Muscular Dystrophy Association Boot Drive

This past weekend off-duty New Rochelle Firefighters came together for their annual “Fill the Boot" campaign to benefit The Muscular Dystrophy Association. MDA is committed to transforming the lives of people affected by the life-threatenin...

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Fire Department
Posted on: October 23, 2019

NRFD Brings Halloween to The Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital

Members of the New Rochelle Fire Department visited The Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital in Valhalla to bring Halloween to the children who may not have the opportunity to dress up in costume and go Trick or Treating in their own neighborhood. N...

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Fire Department
Posted on: October 8, 2019

NRFD reminds residents: Not Every Hero Wears a Cape. Plan and Practice Your Escape!™

The New Rochelle Fire Department is teaming up with the National Fire Protection Association® (NFPA®)—the official sponsor of Fire Prevention Week for more than 90 years—to promote this year’s Fire Prevention ...

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Fire Department
Posted on: June 11, 2019

Members of the New Rochelle Fire Department Honored at the 46th Annual EMS Awards

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Westchester Regional EMS Council recognized
members of the New Rochelle Fire Department with Life Saving Awards and EMScitations during its 46th Annual EMS Awards in May.

 Life
Saving Awards were presented to Lieutenant Anthony Margiotti, Lieu...

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Fire Department
Posted on: June 3, 2019

Fire Station No. 2 Reopens

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The New Rochelle Fire Department held a Rededication Ceremony on Monday, June 3 for Fire Station No. 2, located on Webster Avenue in the heart of New Rochelle’s West End. In attendance were City officials, City Manager Chuck Strome, Mayor Noam Bramson, an...

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Posted on: April 10, 2019

New Rochelle Fire Department Promotes Three Members

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The New Rochelle Fire Department hosted a Promotion Ceremony on Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at the Council Chambers in City Hall. Chief Andrew Sandor was joined by Mayor Noam Bramson, City Manager Chuck Strome, staff and families as they honored three members ...

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Posted on: August 29, 2019

17th Annual Snapper Fishing Derby

New Rochelle Parks and Recreation will host the 17th Annual Kids Snapper Fishing Derby at Hudson Park on Sunday, September 8, 2019 from 9AM to noon. The event is presented in honor of founder and marina advocate, the late Robert A. Cerreta, and is sponsor...

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Posted on: September 18, 2019

MBKNewRo Sponsors Its First Books & Basketball Event on 9/21/19 at Lincoln Park from 1 to 4 pm

On Saturday, September 21st, My Brother’s Keeper New Rochelle is hosting its first Books & Basketball event at Lincoln Park from 1 to 4 pm at the outside basketball courts on Lincoln and Prince streets. New Rochelle boys and girls in grades three thro...

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Posted on: June 19, 2019

My Brother’s Keeper Supports 8th Grade Read as an Important Literacy Outreach

On Friday, June 14, 2019, author Dr. Amy Bass gave two presentations to introduce more than 800 rising 8th-graders in the New Rochelle School District to her latest book, “One Goal: A Coach, A Team and the Game that Brought a Divided Town Togeth...

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Posted on: December 20, 2019

Holiday Festival Lights Up Lincoln Park

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Holiday lights, music, entertainment, a special visit from Santa and a sprinkling of snow transformed Lincoln Park into a winter wonderland on Wednesday night, to the delight of over hundred families and community members who came to celebrate the season ...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: December 13, 2019

Help Shape the Future of Hudson Park: Take the Survey!

The City of New Rochelle’s Department of Parks and Recreation is in the process of creating a comprehensive master plan for Hudson Park, the City’s premier waterfront open space. In conjunction with Stantec consultants, the department ...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: November 7, 2019

Help Shape The Future Of Hudson Park!

You are invited to share ideas for Hudson Park’s new Master Plan for 2020.

Visit with Architects and Design Team on November 12, 2019 --- between 2PM-6PM, in the New Rochelle City Hall Rotunda.

Our parks are vital components of the City’...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: October 3, 2019

Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration

New Rochelle residents are invited to the  Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration sponsored by the New Rochelle Youth Council and the STRIVE Leadership Academy of the New Rochelle Youth Bureau.  This celebration will be held at City Hall, 5...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: September 20, 2019

Halloween Bash

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The Youth Council of the New Rochelle Youth Bureau, Office for the Aging, The P.A.C.T. Unit of the New Rochelle Police Department, and New Rochelle Parks & Recreation will sponsor its annual “Halloween Bash” on Tuesday, October 29t...

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Posted on: September 18, 2019

MBKNewRo Sponsors Its First Books & Basketball Event on 9/21/19 at Lincoln Park from 1 to 4 pm

On Saturday, September 21st, My Brother’s Keeper New Rochelle is hosting its first Books & Basketball event at Lincoln Park from 1 to 4 pm at the outside basketball courts on Lincoln and Prince streets. New Rochelle boys and girls in grades ...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: August 29, 2019

17th Annual Snapper Fishing Derby

New Rochelle Parks and Recreation will host the 17th Annual Kids Snapper Fishing Derby at Hudson Park on Sunday, September 8, 2019 from 9AM to noon. The event is presented in honor of founder and marina advocate, the late Robert A. Cerreta, and is sponsor...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: August 29, 2019

End of Summer Announcements

The Department Parks and Recreation reminds residents that this is the last weekend to enjoy summer swimming. Hudson Park Beach and Lincoln Park Pool will officially be closed as of Tuesday, September 3. Hudson Park facilities will remain open on the week...

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Posted on: August 28, 2019

New Rochelle Street Fair Moves Uptown

Each September, the New Rochelle Street Fair attracts thousands for a fun-filled day of live entertainment, crafts, food, rides, and more. This year, the fair will be held on Sunday, September 8 from 11AM to 5PM at a new location: City Hall, 515 North Ave...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: July 18, 2019

Westchester County Health Department Issues Heat Advisory

With high humidity and temperatures forecasted Friday through Sunday, the Westchester County Health Department has issued a heat advisory. As humidity and temperatures rise, residents should avoid strenuous activity, drink lots of water, avoid alcohol and...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: June 28, 2019

City of New Rochelle Celebrates Yankees Legend Mariano Rivera with Pinstripe Parade on Sat. July 27

The City of New Rochelle will celebrate former resident & relief pitcher Mariano Rivera’s unanimous selection into this year’s baseball Hall of Fame with `Mariano Rivera Day’ on Saturday, July 27, featuring a pinstripe pa...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: June 28, 2019

Parks and Recreation Month

This July 4 cap off your holiday evening with a viewing of the grand fireworks display at the New Rochelle waterfront. Produced by the famous Grucci family, and sponsored by the City of New Rochelle, the annual “Spark the Sound” extravaganza starts at 9:3...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: June 18, 2019

New Rochelle Office for the Aging Hosts 4th Annual Senior Expo

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The City of New Rochelle Office for the Aging held their 4th Annual New Rochelle Senior Expo at Hugh Doyle Senior Center on June 2nd. Over 300 senior citizens attended the event, making it the highest-attended event to date. The free expo featured over 40 ...

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Posted on: June 7, 2019

2019 Children’s Fishing Derby

Come fish with us! The Children’s Fishing Derby will be held at the Twin Lakes of Huguenot Park (in front of New Rochelle High School) on Saturday, June 8th from 9AM to 11:30AM. This event is for youth grades K to 8th. Bring your own rod...

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Posted on: May 24, 2019

National Boating Safety Week

In recognition of National Boating Safety Week, the Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 75 presented a Certificate of Appreciation to Harbormaster Sal Gugliara, honoring his partnership and commitment to boating safety.

USCG Auxiliary Commander Bob Heinemann wa...

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Posted on: May 15, 2019

New Rochelle Parks and Recreation to Host a Free Major League Baseball® Pitch Hit & Run™ Competition

New Rochelle Parks and Recreation and A Game Sports in conjunction with Major League Baseball® (MLB) will celebrate National Kids to Parks Day with a free Pitch Hit & Run™ competition on Saturday, May 18th at City (Flowers) Park, Fie...

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Posted on: April 29, 2019

New Rochelle Celebrates Arbor Day With Tree Planting

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The City of New
Rochelle observed Arbor Day by planting a white oak tree in front of City Hall,joined by classes of students from the New Rochelle Children’s Center for
Learning. 

The eventhighlighted the City’s urban forestry initiative, pa...

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Posted on: April 23, 2019

Applications Now Available for Youth Summer Employment Programs

New Rochelle youth are encouraged to apply for summer positions through the following New Rochelle Youth Bureau’s Summer Employment Programs: The deadline to apply is May 10.

Network Youth Leadership Program

This program attempts to provide youth (contingen...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: April 19, 2019

#BoyTalk Forum

Event attracts over 60 NR students grades 8-12.

Over 60 New Rochelle young men from grades 8-12 will take part in a Leadership Forum entitled“#BoyTalk” on Thursday, April 25 at 4PM at New Rochelle City Hall. This year’s topic will be “Your Worth.” Our lead...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: April 18, 2019

Pop-Up Libraries Installed in New Rochelle Parks

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New Rochelle has joined the “Little Free Library” movement: Five “Pop-Up Library” kiosks have been installed in public parks, with two more to follow in the next few weeks. The concept is simple: Take a book or leav...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: April 18, 2019

Park Accessibility Plan Public Meeting Scheduled for April 24- Postponed

The City of New Rochelle is assessing the City’s parks and trails and developing a plan to ensure that all users have safe access to a park or trail within a 10 minute walk of their location.All residents, business owners and property owners int...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: April 9, 2019

New Rochelle Parks and Recreation Partners with Volunteer New York! for Hudson Park Clean-Up Day

Volunteer New York! and the City of New Rochelle Parks and Recreation department will team up on Sunday, April 28 for a day of service to beautify Hudson Park.

This cleanup project is open to all New Rochelle community members interested in rollin...

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Posted on: March 22, 2019

Take the Survey to Improve Parks Accessibility

“Everyone deserves a park within a 10 minute walk of home.” That’s the premise of an initiative of the Trust for Public Land, in partnership with the National Recreation and Park Association and the Urban Land Institute. Last...

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Posted on: January 6, 2020

Westchester County and NRPD Join Forces to Improve Community Outreach

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In a partnership that will better connect individuals struggling with substance use or mental health illness with the treatment they need, the Westchester County Department of Community Mental Health (DCMH), New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson and New Rochell...

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Posted on: December 26, 2019

Alternate Side Parking Restrictions Suspended for Winter Months

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Alternate side parking regulations will be suspended during the winter months from January 1 to March 31, 2020. A complete listing of streets is located in the City Code Article X Schedule 312-84.

Reminder: Parking regulations exist throughout the City for ...

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Posted on: October 29, 2019

W.H.L.E.A Westchester Trailblazer Award Recipient: Detective Liliana Sanchez

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Congratulations to New Rochelle Police Department Detective and New Rochelle Police Benevolent Association (PBA) Vice President Liliana Patino-Sanchez on her well-deserved W.H.L.E.A Westchester (Westcheser Hispanic Law Enforcement Association) Trailblazer...

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Posted on: October 24, 2019

NRPD CSO Named 2019 Telecommunicator of the Year

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CSO Loretta Anderson has been named the NYS 911 Coordinator’s Association’s  2019 Telecommunicator of the Year Award.  She was unanimously selected by the association’s awards committee.  CSO Anderson is a 28-year veteran of the...

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Posted on: September 3, 2019

New Rochelle Police Help Launch “School’s Open - Drive Carefully” Campaign

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AAA Northeast launched its 74th annual “School’s Open - Drive Carefully” program at the New Rochelle Police Department.  The program alerts drivers to be extra careful behind the wheel as children end their summer va...

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Posted on: August 29, 2019

NRPD Celebrates National Night Out

In celebration of National Night Out, the New Rochelle Police Department welcomed the community to their headquarters on Tuesday, August 6. The event featured afternoon boat rides given by the Harbor Patrol Unit at Hudson Park and an evening of fun at NRP...

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Posted on: June 14, 2019

New Rochelle Police Department participates in GTSC Pedestrian Safety Action Plan

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The New Rochelle Police Department is participating in the Governors Traffic Safety Committee (GTSC) Pedestrian Safety Action Plan, a two-week education and enforcement period targeting the critical issue of pedestrian crashes. The initiative, which comme...

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Posted on: June 11, 2019

NRPD: Community Youth Fishing Trips

The
New Rochelle Police Department (P.A.C.T.) and the New Rochelle PoliceFoundation announce dates for their annual Community Youth Fishing Program for
boys and girls ages 10-15. The following trips are scheduled on Wednesdays:July 3, 10, 31, and Au...

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Posted on: June 5, 2019

Nine New Rochelle Officers Graduate From Westchester County Police Academy

Eighty-three police recruits graduated Friday from the Westchester County Police Academy and are headed off to work at 22 law enforcement agencies in Westchester and one in Putnam. Nine recruits will join the New Rochelle Police Department. The new office...

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Posted on: May 24, 2019

New Rochelle Police Department Honors Members at Memorial & Awards Ceremony

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The New Rochelle Police Department held its annual Memorial and Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, May 22 at the Greentree Country Club. 

“It is a day of celebration where the Department recognizes, thanks and awards active members of the Dep...

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Posted on: April 26, 2019

Updated 5/6: Police Activity at the Remington Boys and Girls Club – Friday April 19, 2019

UPDATED – May 6, 2019

 

The New Rochelle Police Department has learned that the activity observed in the Remington Boys and Girls Club parking lot, described below, was conducted by a group of officers and agents assigned to a Manhattan based Feder...

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Posted on: March 29, 2019

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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Posted on: March 15, 2019

Registration Begins for 2019 Citizen Police Academy

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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 24, 2018.

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

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Posted on: January 30, 2019

New Rochelle Police Department Welcome New K-9

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The New Rochelle Police Department recently welcomed K-9 officer Jodie, a 1½ year old German shepherd, as the newest member of the Critical Incident Unit’s Team B. After a rigorous 17-week training, K-9 Jodie and his handler, Police Officer Gary Moss, gra...

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Posted on: February 13, 2019

Individual Charged in White Plains with Murder of 24-year-old Victim

PRESS RELEASE FROM THE UNITED STATES ATTORNEY'S OFFICE: Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Anthony A. Scarpino, Jr., the Westchester County District Attorney, William F. Sweeney Jr., Assistant Director-in...

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Posted on: December 19, 2019

2020 DPW Collection Schedule Now Available Online

New Rochelle’s Department of Public Works annual schedule and information booklet is now available online at NewRochelleNY.com/DPW. The 2020 DPW booklet will be mailed to homes next week.

“Our annual brochure contains essential guidelin...

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

July: Collection Days

In observance of July 4th, this week will follow a holiday collection schedule. Download 2019 collection calendar

 

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Posted on: May 24, 2019

Department of Public Works Hosts Truck Day at Barnard School

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To celebrate National Public Works Week, the Department of Public Works hosted a Truck Day event for kindergartners at Barnard School on Thursday, May 23. Students had the opportunity to explore the department’s ‘big trucks’ ...

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Posted on: May 20, 2019

May 19-25: National Public Works Week

“It Starts Here” is the 2019 theme of National Public Works Week, representing the year-round efforts of public works professionals nationally and locally in the City of New Rochelle.

“The men and women of the Department of Public Works provide essential s...

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Public Works
Posted on: April 29, 2019

New Rochelle Celebrates Arbor Day With Tree Planting

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The City of New
Rochelle observed Arbor Day by planting a white oak tree in front of City Hall,joined by classes of students from the New Rochelle Children’s Center for
Learning. 

The eventhighlighted the City’s urban for...

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Posted on: March 29, 2019

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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Public Works
Posted on: March 29, 2019

Yard Waste Collection Starts April 1

The Department of Public Works, Bureau of Streets and Highways will begin Yard Waste Collection on Monday, April 1, 2019.

Residents are reminded that in order to be collected, yard waste must be placed at the curb by 7 a.m. (6am during summer months) on th...

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Posted on: June 18, 2019

New Rochelle Office for the Aging Hosts 4th Annual Senior Expo

2019 Senior Expo

The City of New Rochelle Office for the Aging held their 4th Annual New Rochelle Senior Expo at Hugh Doyle Senior Center on June 2nd. Over 300 senior citizens attended the event, making it the highest-attended event to date. The free expo featured over 40 ...

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Posted on: January 17, 2020

Youth Bureau Seeks Youth Volunteers for Board of Commissioners

The City of New Rochelle is recruiting qualified youth residents (currently in 9th – 10th grades) to serve on the Board of Commissioners of the New Rochelle Youth Board. There are several vacancies open at this time.  

“Joining...

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Posted on: October 3, 2019

Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration

New Rochelle residents are invited to the  Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration sponsored by the New Rochelle Youth Council and the STRIVE Leadership Academy of the New Rochelle Youth Bureau.  This celebration will be held at City Hall, 5...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: September 20, 2019

Halloween Bash

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The Youth Council of the New Rochelle Youth Bureau, Office for the Aging, The P.A.C.T. Unit of the New Rochelle Police Department, and New Rochelle Parks & Recreation will sponsor its annual “Halloween Bash” on Tuesday, October 29th 6:00pm – 8:00pm fo...

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Posted on: August 29, 2019

17th Annual Snapper Fishing Derby

New Rochelle Parks and Recreation will host the 17th Annual Kids Snapper Fishing Derby at Hudson Park on Sunday, September 8, 2019 from 9AM to noon. The event is presented in honor of founder and marina advocate, the late Robert A. Cerreta, and is sponsor...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: June 19, 2019

My Brother’s Keeper Supports 8th Grade Read as an Important Literacy Outreach

On Friday, June 14, 2019, author Dr. Amy Bass gave two presentations to introduce more than 800 rising 8th-graders in the New Rochelle School District to her latest book, “One Goal: A Coach, A Team and the Game that Brought a Divided Town Together.” Throu...

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Posted on: May 15, 2019

New Rochelle Parks and Recreation to Host a Free Major League Baseball® Pitch Hit & Run™ Competition

New Rochelle Parks and Recreation and A Game Sports in conjunction with Major League Baseball® (MLB) will celebrate National Kids to Parks Day with a free Pitch Hit & Run™ competition on Saturday, May 18th at City (Flowers) Park, Fie...

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Posted on: April 23, 2019

Applications Now Available for Youth Summer Employment Programs

New Rochelle youth are encouraged to apply for summer positions through the following New Rochelle Youth Bureau’s Summer Employment Programs: The deadline to apply is May 10.

Network Youth Leadership Program

This program attempts to provide youth ...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: April 19, 2019

#BoyTalk Forum

Over 60 New Rochelle young men from grades 8-12 will take part in a Leadership Forum, presented by the New Rochelle Youth Bureau, entitled“#BoyTalk” on Thursday, April 25 at 4PM at New Rochelle City Hall. This year’s topic wi...

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