Posted on: April 29, 2016

Bike to Work in New Rochelle on May 20th

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Bike over to North & Huguenot for a goody bag donated by local businesses
Speak with Montefiore about staying healthy
Learn about transportation options with 511NYRideshare and Westchester County

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Posted on: April 6, 2016

Saving Money on Your Electric Bill

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You may have recently received a letter from Sustainable Westchester regarding your electricity supplier. This letter is not a scam.

In fact, it contains good news about your electricity service. New Rochelle has joined 19 other municipalities in Wes...Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: January 28, 2016

City Launches Pay By Phone Pilot for Main Street Meters

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City Launches Pay By Phone Pilot for Main Street Meters
ParkMobile App now active between Centre and North Avenues

No quarters? No problem! Downtown parkers on Main Street between Centre and North Avenues now have the option of paying by cell as part...Read on...

Get the app!
Posted on: January 28, 2016

Cell Phone Recycling

Cell Phone Recycling

Donating for Public Benefit:

Secure The Call: Providing emergency 911 phones to our Community Partners—a growing network of over 350 law enforcement agencies, senior centers and domestic abuse shelters nationally. Broken phones are also accepted and ...Read on...


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Posted on: May 5, 2016

New Playground Planned for Feeney Park

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A new playground will be built at Feeney Park this spring, thanks to a generous “Build it with KaBOOM!" Playground Grant. KaBOOM!, a national nonprofit organization dedicated to encouraging active play through great play spaces, has partnered with MetLife...Read on...

Posted on: April 25, 2016

PUBLIC COMMENT INVITED FOR DRAFT STORMWATER REPORT

In accordance with the requirements of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, the City of New Rochelle has released its draft annual 2015 Stormwater Report. The report is available online (www.newrochelleny.com/stormwater) and at the...Read on...

Stormwater Report
Posted on: May 4, 2016

Hydrant Flushing Begins

FROM SUEX WATER WESTCHESTER:
SUEZ Water Westchester crews will be flushing fire hydrants and blow offs in the City of New Rochelle at various locations between the hours of 7:30am and 4pm.
A temporary slight discoloration of the water and a decreas...Read on...

Posted on: May 2, 2016

NEW ROCHELLE POLICE COMMISSIONER AN ELLIS ISLAND MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT

Congratulations to Police Commissioner Patrick J. Carroll, who was selected as a recipient of the 2016 Ellis Island Medal of Honor. The award will be presented at a ceremony on May 7. Commissioner Carroll’s parents passed through the Great Hall of Ellis I...Read on...

Posted on: April 6, 2016

SUMMER IN THE CITY MAY 12TH - GET YOUR TICKETS NOW!

The New Rochelle Youth Bureau invites you to their First Annual Summer Employment Fundraiser Summer in the City. This fundraiser will be held at Beckwith Pointe on May 12th, starting at 6:00pm. Join the Youth Bureau for an evening of music, dancing, ope...Read on...

Posted on: April 26, 2016

WALK TO WORK APRIL 29- BIKE TO WORK MAY 20

The City of New Rochelle in partnership with Montefiore New Rochelle and Metro Pool (511NYRideShare) will celebrate the City’s first Walk to Work Day on April 29, and Bike to Work Day on May 20.

These initiatives promote healthy, sustainable forms of ...Read on...

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Posted on: April 20, 2016

Flowers (City) Park Receives NYS Award for Exceptional Park Design

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New Rochelle’s premier athletic complex Flowers (City) Park Athletic Complex has been recognized by New York State for Exceptional Park Design. The prestigious award was presented to New Rochelle’s Parks and Recreation Commissioner Bill Zimmermann and Cit...Read on...

Posted on: April 15, 2016

Senior Citizens Applauded at Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon

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The City of New Rochelle Office for the Aging honored ninety senior citizens at the annual Senior Citizen Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon, held April 13 at the Hugh A. Doyle Senior Center. The event coincided with last week’s Mayor’s Day of Recognition fo...Read on...

Posted on: April 12, 2016

New Rochelle Implements ‘Ban the Box’ Policy on City Job Applications

The City of New Rochelle has joined more than 100 cities nationwide to “Ban the Box” on its municipal job application, effective this month. The City’s Ban the Box initiative defers questions on arrests and prior convictions until the job interview. The ...Read on...

Posted on: April 4, 2016

New Rochelle Gets Lower Electric Rates

You may have recently received a letter from Sustainable Westchester regarding your electricity supplier. This letter is not a scam.

In fact, it contains good news about your electricity service. New Rochelle has joined 19 other municipalities in Wes...Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: April 4, 2016

Front Doors of City Hall are now open

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The front doors of City Hall will re-open for public access, effective April 4. The hours will reflect the City’s normal business hours of 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM. The rear entrance, with handicap accessibility, will remain open as usual and will continue to s...Read on...

Posted on: March 31, 2016

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 available with...Read on...

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Posted on: March 31, 2016

Red Light Cameras Installed; Enforcement Begins

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In an effort to increase safety at some of the City’s busiest intersections, the New Rochelle Police Department has installed red light cameras at various intersections throughout the City. Warning signs have been installed and enforcement will begin mid...Read on...

Posted on: March 29, 2016

NRPD Annual Report Released

2015 New Rochelle Annual Report Released
City Remains a Top Safest Regionally and Nationally

The City of New Rochelle retained its ranking as one of the safest cities nationally in 2014, according to the 2015 Annual Report released this week by the N...Read on...

NRPD 2015 Annual Report
Posted on: March 30, 2016

Yard Waste Collection Begins April 4

The Department of Public Works, Bureau of Streets and Highways will begin Yard Waste Collection on Monday, April 4, 2016.

Residents are reminded that in order to be collected, yard waste must be placed at the curb by 7:00 a.m. on the scheduled collecti...Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: March 29, 2016

NRPD Annual Report Released

2015 New Rochelle Annual Report Released
City Remains a Top Safest Regionally and Nationally

The City of New Rochelle retained its ranking as one of the safest cities nationally in 2014, according to the 2015 Annual Report released this week by the N...Read on...

NRPD 2015 Annual Report
Posted on: March 24, 2016

New Rochelle Board of Commissioners Award Ceremony March 15

The New Rochelle Youth Bureau invites you to their annual New Rochelle Board of Commissioners Awards. Held in memory of Beatrice “Bea” Kleinman and Josh Sumner, the ceremony will take place on Tuesday, March 15th, at City Hall, 515 North Avenue. The recep...Read on...

Posted on: March 7, 2016

State of the City 2016

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In a confident and upbeat State of the City Address to a packed house of public officials, business people, developers, community leaders, and interested residents, New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson pledged to implement “the most ambitious downtown developm...Read on...

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Posted on: March 2, 2016

Mobile Payment Now Available for On-Street Parking Meters

The pay-by-phone convenience currently available for parking in municipal lots has been expanded to include on-street meters, the City of New Rochelle announced today.

Using the free Parkmobile app, available for iPhone, Android, Windows, Amazon, and...Read on...

Posted on: February 29, 2016

New Rochelle ‘Citizens to be Heard’ Now at 7PM

The Public Comment portion of the City Council Committee of the Whole meeting will now take place at 7 PM each month instead of 7:30. The next session will be Tuesday, March 8. It will be preceded by Public Hearings.

The COW usually occurs the second T...Read on...

Posted on: January 28, 2016

City Launches Pay By Phone Pilot for Main Street Meters

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City Launches Pay By Phone Pilot for Main Street Meters
ParkMobile App now active between Centre and North Avenues

No quarters? No problem! Downtown parkers on Main Street between Centre and North Avenues now have the option of paying by cell as part...Read on...

Get the app!
Posted on: October 22, 2015

New Rochelle Unveils My Brother’s Keeper Action Plan

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NEW ROCHELLE UNVEILS MY BROTHERS KEEPER ACTION PLAN
MBK New Ro is first partnership between City and School District in Westchester County

The City of New Rochelle and the City School District of New Rochelle unveiled a groundbreaking, communitywide P...Read on...

Posted on: October 21, 2015

NRFD 2015 Awards Ceremony

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The New Rochelle Fire Department hosted their annual Promotion and Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, October 21. Mayor Noam Bramson and FD Chaplin Father Martin Biglin joined Chief Louis DiMelgio as he honored 50 Firefig...Read on...

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Posted on: July 27, 2015

New Rochelle Awarded Microgrid Funding Through NY Prize Program

New Rochelle Awarded Microgrid Funding Through NY Prize Program

The City of New Rochelle has been awarded a $100,000 grant to pursue the creation of a microgrid for energy sustainability though the New York State Energy Research and Development Authori...Read on...

Additional info about the Governor's initiative

Posted on: May 2, 2016

City of New Rochelle Celebrates Arbor Day

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The City of New Rochelle in conjunction with the New Rochelle Public Library celebrated Arbor Day with a tree planting in Ruby Dee Park at Library Green on Friday, April 29. Deputy Mayor Jared Rice- Councilmember for District 3, Parks & Recreation Commiss...Read on...

Posted on: April 22, 2016

Soles by Soldiers: Sandal company hires vets

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Timmy and Tommy Gibb, co-founders of Tidal New York, say the flip-flop manufacturer is starting a new line to benefit veterans that is headquartered in New Rochelle.

"There's nothing more American than a flip-flop," Tommy Gibb says.
The brothers also ...Read on...

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Posted on: April 26, 2016

Celebration of Heritage Homes Development

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MacQuesten Development, LLC, in partnership with the New Rochelle Municipal Housing Authority and New York State Homes and Community Renewal (HCR), celebrated a pair of milestones today at the Heritage Homes complex, a three-phase development along Brook ...Read on...


Posted on: April 26, 2016

WALK TO WORK APRIL 29- BIKE TO WORK MAY 20

The City of New Rochelle in partnership with Montefiore New Rochelle and Metro Pool (511NYRideShare) will celebrate the City’s first Walk to Work Day on April 29, and Bike to Work Day on May 20.

These initiatives promote healthy, sustainable forms of ...Read on...

Additional Info...

Posted on: May 5, 2016

Kite Day May 21st at Davenport Park

New Rochelle’s Fourth Annual Kite Day will take place at Davenport Park on Saturday, May 21st from 11AM to 3PM. Bring your own kite or use one of ours (limited number of kites available). This family-friendly event open to all ages features kite flying a...Read on...

Posted on: May 5, 2016

New Playground Planned for Feeney Park

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A new playground will be built at Feeney Park this spring, thanks to a generous “Build it with KaBOOM!" Playground Grant. KaBOOM!, a national nonprofit organization dedicated to encouraging active play through great play spaces, has partnered with MetLife...Read on...

Posted on: April 20, 2016

Flowers (City) Park Receives NYS Award for Exceptional Park Design

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New Rochelle’s premier athletic complex Flowers (City) Park Athletic Complex has been recognized by New York State for Exceptional Park Design. The prestigious award was presented to New Rochelle’s Parks and Recreation Commissioner Bill Zimmermann and Cit...Read on...

Posted on: April 6, 2016

Summer in the City

The New Rochelle Youth Bureau invites you to their First Annual Summer Employment Fundraiser Summer in the City. This fundraiser will be held at Beckwith Pointe on May 12th, starting at 6:00pm. Join the Youth Bureau for an evening of music, dancing, ope...Read on...

Posted on: April 5, 2016

Summer Youth Employment Applications Now Being Accepted

NETWORK YOUTH LEADERSHIP PROGRAM
This program attempts to provide youth (contingent upon funding), ages 14 years - 17 years, with job readiness skills training and actual work experience. The program operates for six (6) weeks during July and August. Sti...Read on...

Posted on: April 1, 2016

Middle School Drop-In Program

The Middle School Drop-In Program offers a variety of activities for youth in grades 5th, 6th, and 7th (completed as of June, 2016). It runs from June 27th - August 5th (no program on July 4th) from 10:00am to 3:00pm. The Program takes place at both Midd...Read on...

Posted on: April 1, 2016

Registration Continues for Summer Day Camps

Registration continues for the City of New Rochelle Department of Parks and Recreation Summer Day Camps and Preschool Camp. All run from July 5 - August 12, 2016.

The Summer Day Camps will be held at Ward School and Jefferson School. For graduating k...Read on...

Additional Info...

Posted on: May 4, 2016

NRPD Press Release - 5/4

On May 4, 2016, at approximately 8:23 am, the New Rochelle Police Department responded to the area of Isaac E. Young Middle School, 270 Centre Ave, on a report of a student who had been stabbed. Upon arrival officers located a 14 year old male student wh...Read on...

Posted on: May 2, 2016

THE 2016 ELLIS ISLAND MEDAL OF HONOR GOES TO NEW ROCHELLE POLICE COMMISSIONER

Congratulations to Police Commissioner Patrick J. Carroll, who was selected as a recipient of the 2016 Ellis Island Medal of Honor. The award will be presented at a ceremony on May 7. Commissioner Carroll’s parents passed through the Great Hall of Ellis I...Read on...

Posted on: March 31, 2016

Red Light Cameras Installed; Enforcement Begins

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In an effort to increase safety at some of the City’s busiest intersections, the New Rochelle Police Department has installed red light cameras at various intersections throughout the City. Warning signs have been installed and enforcement will begin mid...Read on...

Posted on: March 29, 2016

NRPD Annual Report Released

2015 New Rochelle Annual Report Released
City Remains a Top Safest Regionally and Nationally

The City of New Rochelle retained its ranking as one of the safest cities nationally in 2014, according to the 2015 Annual Report released this week by the N...Read on...

NRPD 2015 Annual Report

Posted on: March 30, 2016

Yard Waste Collection Begins April 4

The Department of Public Works, Bureau of Streets and Highways will begin Yard Waste Collection on Monday, April 4, 2016.

Residents are reminded that in order to be collected, yard waste must be placed at the curb by 7:00 a.m. on the scheduled collecti...Read on...

Additional Info...

Posted on: April 11, 2016

Senior Citizen Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon

The City of New Rochelle Office for the Aging will be honoring approximately ninety senior citizens at the annual Senior Citizen Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon. The fourth annual event will take place at Hugh A. Doyle Senior Center on Wednesday, April 13...Read on...


Posted on: April 6, 2016

Summer in the City May 12th - Get your tickets now!

The New Rochelle Youth Bureau invites you to their First Annual Summer Employment Fundraiser Summer in the City. This fundraiser will be held at Beckwith Pointe on May 12th, starting at 6:00pm. Join the Youth Bureau for an evening of music, dancing, ope...Read on...

Posted on: April 5, 2016

Summer Youth Employment Applications Now Being Accepted

NETWORK YOUTH LEADERSHIP PROGRAM
This program attempts to provide youth (contingent upon funding), ages 14 years - 17 years, with job readiness skills training and actual work experience. The program operates for six (6) weeks during July and August. Sti...Read on...

Posted on: April 1, 2016

Registration Continues for Summer Day Camps

Registration continues for the City of New Rochelle Department of Parks and Recreation Summer Day Camps and Preschool Camp. All run from July 5 - August 12, 2016.

The Summer Day Camps will be held at Ward School and Jefferson School. For graduating k...Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: April 1, 2016

Middle School Drop-In Program

The Middle School Drop-In Program offers a variety of activities for youth in grades 5th, 6th, and 7th (completed as of June, 2016). It runs from June 27th - August 5th (no program on July 4th) from 10:00am to 3:00pm. The Program takes place at both Mi...Read on...

Posted on: March 24, 2016

New Rochelle Board of Commissioners Award Ceremony March 15

The New Rochelle Youth Bureau invites you to their annual New Rochelle Board of Commissioners Awards. Held in memory of Beatrice “Bea” Kleinman and Josh Sumner, the ceremony will take place on Tuesday, March 15th, at City Hall, 515 North Avenue. The recep...Read on...