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Posted on: September 17, 2019

New Rochelle Bike Share

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New Rochelle Bike Share provides the most convenient option for choosing bicycling for errands around town, sightseeing, or just for fun!

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Posted on: August 29, 2018

Energize New Rochelle

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Sign up today for a free or low-cost home energy assessment with a certified contractor to find out how much energy your house is wasting and learn how to improve the energy efficiency of your home.

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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: July 18, 2019

Best of Westchester in New Rochelle

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The City of New Rochelle congratulates this year’s winners of Best of Westchester awards from Westchester Magazine. Sixteen businesses in New Rochelle ranging from restaurants to retailers to radio stations were selected by judges and people voting.

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Business Development
Posted on: June 13, 2019

New Rochelle Wins Big at Burger and Beer Blast

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Two New Rochelle eateries topped the voting at Westchester Magazine’s 2019 Burger and Beer Blast. The Wooden Spoon’s beef slider served on a mini donut with bacon and jelly for a sweet-and-savory-and-salty treat was by far the crowd favorite. Nor...

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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: March 14, 2019

The Acceleration Project Opportunity for New Rochelle Businesses

Having a variety of successful businesses is key to a thriving city. As part of its revitalization efforts, New Rochelle and the Industrial Development Agency are offering an opportunity for free consulting services to help New Rochelle businesses grow an...

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Business Development
Posted on: January 31, 2019

Phenix Salon Suites

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On Jan. 17, 2019, New Rochelle welcomed Phenix Salon Suites at 77 Quaker Ridge Road. This is the newest of over 240 Phenix locations, the first Phenix in Westchester and the first “salon suite” type business in New Rochelle. The underl...

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Business Development
Posted on: January 31, 2019

Smoke and Spice N.Y. Grill Now Open

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New Rochelle welcomes Smoke & Spice N.Y. Grill in the New Roc City area at 17 Anderson St. Smoke & Spice will offer top-quality Caribbean and American cuisine. The new restaurant is owned and operated by Fitzroy Blair, a longtime Caribbean chef. A...

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Business Development
Posted on: January 11, 2019

AJ’s Burgers owner pays it forward to help a local food pantry

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Talk about pizza with pizzazz.

Alan Cohen, the owner of AJ's Burgers in New Rochelle, is starting the new year with a pay-it-forward pizza promotion.

Every time someone orders a pizza, he'll donate a pie to Hope Community Services, a New Rochelle-based food...

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Business Development
Posted on: December 13, 2018

New Hurley’s Steakhouse and Pub

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Hurley’s Steakhouse and Pub is the newest addition to the dining scene on Division St. Mayor Noam Bramson and Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Jennifer Lanser welcomed experienced restauranteur Paul Hurley with a grand opening celebration ...

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Business Development
Posted on: November 13, 2018

New Beginnings Performing Arts Studio

Kyra Johnson aka MsJay NB had a stellar week! On Thursday she was awarded the Entrepreneur of the Year award by the New Rochelle Chamber of Commerce for her many years of owning a Dance Studio here in New Rochelle. On Friday she held the Grand Opening of ...

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Business Development
Posted on: November 6, 2018

Brightway Insurance Opens in New Rochelle

On Friday 11/2/18 Mayor Noam Bramson and Jennifer Lanser of The New Rochelle Chamber of Commerce hosted the grand opening of Brightway Insurance, The Ramirez Agency. Owner Julio Ramirez has a new office on 405 North Ave. Julio spoke about how he was happy...

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Business Development

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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

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Posted on: November 15, 2018

New City Clerk Appointed

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City Manager Charles B. Strome, III today announced his appointment of Michelle Oliveros to the position of City Clerk. She succeeds Omar Small, who resigned from the City after a fifteen-year tenure to serve as village administrator in Pelham.

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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 5, 2019

September is National Preparedness Month

September is National Preparedness Month, serving as a reminder that we all must take action to prepare, now and throughout the year, for the types of emergencies that could affect us where we live, work, and visit. This year’s theme is &ldq...

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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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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 18, 2019

Farmer’s Market Checkbooks Now Available to Qualifying Seniors

Seniors looking to increase their consumption of fruits and vegetables and stretch their food budgets this summer and fall may be entitled to a Farmers Market Checkbook. To be eligible, individuals must be 60 years of age or older AND have a monthly incom...

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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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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
Posted on: December 20, 2018

2019 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 2019 DPW booklet will be mailed to homes next week.

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

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City News
Posted on: January 3, 2019

New Rochelle Selected as one of Three Community Hubs for Volunteer NY!’s 2019 MLK Day of Service

On Saturday, January 19, 2019 Volunteer New York! will host its 9th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service. Each year this community-wide action day brings together hundreds of local volunteers to serve as part of the National MLK Day of Service, w...

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City News
Posted on: December 17, 2018

City Announces Creation of Wildcliff Advisory Committee

The City of New Rochelle announced today the creation of an Advisory Committee to examine options for Wildcliff Manor, a historic cottage adjacent to Hudson Park that was ravaged by fire late last month.  While the City has committed to stabilizi...

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City News
Posted on: December 20, 2018

New Rochelle Police Department Promotional Ceremony

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City officials joined the New Rochelle Police Department at their Promotional Ceremony on December 20, 2018 in the City Council Chambers.  Four members were recognized at the service, two sergeants and two detectives. Family and friends were also...

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Posted on: December 17, 2018

City Manager Strome Appoints Mark Zulli as Finance Commissioner

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City Manager Chuck Strome today announced the appointment of Mark Zulli as Finance Commissioner. Mr. Zulli has served in the City’s Finance Department as Deputy Commissioner for over 25 years and since October has served as the Interim Finance Commissione...

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City News
Posted on: November 27, 2018

NRFD Battles Blaze at Wildcliff

Wildcliff, a historic mansion overlooking Long Island Sound at Hudson Park, was severely damaged in a three alarm fire yesterday. New Rochelle firefighters responding to the blaze fought it back for over three hours during a severe wind and rain storm.&am...

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Posted on: November 15, 2018

New City Clerk Appointed

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City Manager Charles B. Strome, III today announced his appointment of Michelle Oliveros to the position of City Clerk. She succeeds Omar Small, who resigned from the City after a fifteen-year tenure to serve as village administrator in Pelham.

“I am pleas...

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City News
Posted on: November 9, 2018

2019 Proposed Budget Released

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New Rochelle City Manager Charles Strome III today released his proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2019.  The $199.6 million budget preserves and enhances essential services and reflects a continued investment in the City’s infrastructure. The propo...

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Posted on: November 2, 2018

City of New Rochelle, Town of Mamaroneck Partner to Repair Iconic Bridge

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A joint project between the City of New Rochelle and Town of Mamaroneck will give new life to a beloved local bridge. The Pryer Manor Road bridge is part of Pryer Manor Road, a two lane, two-way residential roadway over the tidal waters of Premium River a...

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City News
Posted on: October 30, 2018

New Rochelle Moves Forward on Downtown Revitalization Grant

Following last month’s announcement of New Rochelle’s selection as the winner of New York State’s $10 million Downtown Revitalization Initiative (“DRI”) for the Mid-Hudson Region, a Local Planning Committe...

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City News
Posted on: October 29, 2018

New Rochelle Wins $1 Million in Bloomberg Philanthropies U.S. Mayors Challenge

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New Rochelle, NY- October 29, 2018: Michael R. Bloomberg today announced New Rochelle as a winner of Bloomberg Philanthropies U.S. Mayors Challenge, a yearlong competition that challenged city leaders to uncover and test bold, inventive ideas to confront ...

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Posted on: November 1, 2018

New Rochelle Wins Gold Award in AAA’s Annual Traffic Safety Program

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The City of New Rochelle has won a Gold Award in AAA Northeast’s Community Traffic Safety Awards Program, Director of Public / Government Affairs & Traffic Safety, John Corlett announced today. AAA has long recognized communities that make outstanding...

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City News
Posted on: October 31, 2018

City of New Rochelle November Meetings and Events

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

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City News
Posted on: October 24, 2018

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. Newly appointed Fire Chief Andrew Sandor and Deputy Chief Ted Ferrara were joined by Mayor Noam Bramson, City Manager Chuck Stro...

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Posted on: October 19, 2018

Human Resources Commissioner Appointed

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City Manager Charles B. Strome III announced the appointment of Christine Dodge to the position of Commissioner of Human Resources for the City of New Rochelle. In this role, Ms. Dodge will oversee staffing, compensation and benefits, workforce education ...

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City News
Posted on: October 10, 2018

Lincoln Park Basketball Courts Reopen

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The Lincoln Park Basketball Courts officially reopened Tuesday, October 9 with a celebration of a new surface and vibrant design, inviting play and enhancing one of the City’s busiest east/west corridors.

The project is a collaboration among the ...

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Posted on: October 4, 2018

YoungCraft Holds Groundbreaking For "The Rockwell"

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YoungCraft, a real estate development company with properties in New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts and Florida, held a groundbreaking ceremony on the future site of The Rockwell, a 160,000 plus square foot mixed-use development at 583 North Avenue.

Robe...

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Posted on: September 27, 2018

New Rochelle Receives $10 Million NYS Grant

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Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that New Rochelle's Lincoln Avenue Corridor will receive $10 million in funding as the Mid-Hudson winner of the third round of the Downtown Revitalization Initiative.

With the DRI award, New Rochelle will connect i...

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Posted on: September 27, 2018

September 25 Celebrated as National Voter Registration Day

On Tuesday, September 25, 2018, thousands of national, state and local organizations and volunteers celebrated National Voter Registration Day with a 50-state effort to register voters before Election Day this November. Additionally, mayors across the cou...

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Posted on: September 24, 2018

The City of New Rochelle Reveals 15 New Sculptures to Complete "Stacked!" Public Art Project

On September 20, artists from across the region joined New Rochelle City Officials and the City’s Municipal Arts Commission to celebrate the installation of 15 custom NRNY sculptures designed as part of the City’s public art series &am...

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Posted on: September 20, 2019

ArtsFest 2019 Set for October 4th – 6th

This year marks the 10th annual “ArtsFest,” a weekend-long celebration of the arts in New Rochelle and Pelham organized by the New Rochelle Council on the Arts, and NRCA has plenty of exciting surprises in store, including the unveilin...

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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: June 10, 2019

Delegation now forming for December visit to La Rochelle, France

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The City of New Rochelle is proud of its founding by Huguenots from La Rochelle, France, and its ongoing relationship with the City of La Rochelle, led and cultivated over the years by the Sister City Committee and its Convenor, Peter Korn.

In 2013, La Roc...

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Community News
Posted on: June 7, 2019

NRCA Announces Line Up for Annual Summer Concert Series at Hudson Park

New Rochelle’s historic Hudson Park will once again be filled with the “sound of music” as the New Rochelle Council on the Arts presents its annual summer concert series from June 26th through August 28th . The Emil Paolucci ...

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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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Community News
Posted on: January 3, 2019

New Rochelle Selected as one of Three Community Hubs for Volunteer NY!’s 2019 MLK Day of Service

On Saturday, January 19, 2019 Volunteer New York! will host its 9th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service. Each year this community-wide action day brings together hundreds of local volunteers to serve as part of the National MLK Day of Service, w...

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Community News
Posted on: October 15, 2018

Pop-up Libraries Debut in New Rochelle

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Earlier this summer Westchester County artists and designers were invited to submit their proposals to customize and embellish “Pop-Up Library” kiosks. The concept is simple: Take a book or leave a book. The goal is to promote literacy and the love of rea...

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Community News

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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

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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 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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Development
Posted on: January 15, 2019

DRI Public Meeting #2

The public is invited to hear an update and share thoughts on revitalization projects at the City’s Downtown Revitalization Initiative Public Meeting, January 22 at 6:30 at City Hall.

Following the award last fall of New York State's $10...

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Development
Posted on: October 30, 2018

New Rochelle Moves Forward on Downtown Revitalization Grant

Following last month’s announcement of New Rochelle’s selection as the winner of New York State’s $10 million Downtown Revitalization Initiative (“DRI”) for the Mid-Hudson Region, a Local Planning Committe...

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Development
Posted on: October 29, 2018

New Rochelle Wins $1 Million in Bloomberg Philanthropies U.S. Mayors Challenge

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New Rochelle, NY- October 29, 2018: Michael R. Bloomberg today announced New Rochelle as a winner of Bloomberg Philanthropies U.S. Mayors Challenge, a yearlong competition that challenged city leaders to uncover and test bold, inventive ideas to confront ...

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Posted on: October 4, 2018

YoungCraft Holds Groundbreaking For "The Rockwell"

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YoungCraft, a real estate development company with properties in New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts and Florida, held a groundbreaking ceremony on the future site of The Rockwell, a 160,000 plus square foot mixed-use development at 583 North Avenue.

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Posted on: September 24, 2018

The City of New Rochelle Reveals 15 New Sculptures to Complete "Stacked!" Public Art Project

On September 20, artists from across the region joined New Rochelle City Officials and the City’s Municipal Arts Commission to celebrate the installation of 15 custom NRNY sculptures designed as part of the City’s public art series “Stacked!”

At a receptio...

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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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Finance
Posted on: December 17, 2018

City Manager Strome Appoints Mark Zulli as Finance Commissioner

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City Manager Chuck Strome today announced the appointment of Mark Zulli as Finance Commissioner. Mr. Zulli has served in the City’s Finance Department as Deputy Commissioner for over 25 years and since October has served as the Interim Finance Commissione...

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Finance
Posted on: November 9, 2018

2019 Proposed Budget Released

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New Rochelle City Manager Charles Strome III today released his proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2019.  The $199.6 million budget preserves and enhances essential services and reflects a continued investment in the City’s infrastructure....

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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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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: October 19, 2018

Human Resources Commissioner Appointed

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City Manager Charles B. Strome III announced the appointment of Christine Dodge to the position of Commissioner of Human Resources for the City of New Rochelle. In this role, Ms. Dodge will oversee staffing, compensation and benefits, workforce education ...

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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: October 15, 2018

Pop-up Libraries Debut in New Rochelle

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Earlier this summer Westchester County artists and designers were invited to submit their proposals to customize and embellish “Pop-Up Library” kiosks. The concept is simple: Take a book or leave a book. The goal is to promote literacy and the love of rea...

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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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Parks and Recreation
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: July 18, 2019

Farmer’s Market Checkbooks Now Available to Qualifying Seniors

Seniors looking to increase their consumption of fruits and vegetables and stretch their food budgets this summer and fall may be entitled to a Farmers Market Checkbook. To be eligible, individuals must be 60 years of age or older AND have a monthly incom...

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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: October 10, 2018

Lincoln Park Basketball Courts Reopen

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The Lincoln Park Basketball Courts officially reopened Tuesday, October 9 with a celebration of a new surface and vibrant design, inviting play and enhancing one of the City’s busiest east/west corridors.

The project is a collaboration among the City of Ne...

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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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Police Department
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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Police Department
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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Police Department
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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Police Department
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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Police Department
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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Police Department
Posted on: March 15, 2019

Registration Begins for 2019 Citizen Police Academy

Citizen Police Academy

Registration is now open for the New Rochelle Police Department’s annual Citizen Police Academy. Classes run nine consecutive Wednesday nights from 6:30-9:00 p.m. beginning April 24, 2018.

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

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Police Department
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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Police Department
Posted on: December 20, 2018

New Rochelle Police Department Promotional Ceremony

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City officials joined the New Rochelle Police Department at their Promotional Ceremony on December 20, 2018 in the City Council Chambers.  Four members were recognized at the service, two sergeants and two detectives. Family and friends were also...

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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: November 1, 2018

New Rochelle Wins Gold Award in AAA’s Annual Traffic Safety Program

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The City of New Rochelle has won a Gold Award in AAA Northeast’s Community Traffic Safety Awards Program, Director of Public / Government Affairs & Traffic Safety, John Corlett announced today. AAA has long recognized communities that make o...

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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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Public Works
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: April 26, 2019

Utility street work in the downtown

In the coming months, Suez, Con Ed, and the City will be doing utility work in the downtown between Echo Avenue and Pintard. The project will be accomplished in phases and stages. Effort will be made to notify impacted areas in advance of the work however...

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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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Public Works
Posted on: December 20, 2018

2019 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 2019 DPW booklet will be mailed to homes next week.

“Our annual brochure contains essential guidelin...

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Public Works
Posted on: November 2, 2018

City of New Rochelle, Town of Mamaroneck Partner to Repair Iconic Bridge

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A joint project between the City of New Rochelle and Town of Mamaroneck will give new life to a beloved local bridge. The Pryer Manor Road bridge is part of Pryer Manor Road, a two lane, two-way residential roadway over the tidal waters of Premium River a...

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Posted on: July 18, 2019

Farmer’s Market Checkbooks Now Available to Qualifying Seniors

Seniors looking to increase their consumption of fruits and vegetables and stretch their food budgets this summer and fall may be entitled to a Farmers Market Checkbook. To be eligible, individuals must be 60 years of age or older AND have a monthly incom...

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Senior Services
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: 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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