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Posted on: December 15, 2014

New Rochelle Approves Master Development Agreement with RDRXR

City Aims for Historic Transformation of Downtown & Transit Area
Intensive Community Engagement to begin January 2015

The New Rochelle City Council unanimously approved a Master Developer Agreement (“MDA”) with RDRXR at... Read on...

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Posted on: December 13, 2014

Business Registration Program Begins January 1

In an effort to provide support to local retail businesses, the City of New Rochelle has established a new Retail Business Registration Program beginning January 1, 2015. Businesses can sign up online at www.newrochelleny... continued

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Posted on: November 24, 2014

Holiday Closings

As the holiday season begins, please note the following closures and schedule changes. For more information:
City of New Rochelle www.newrochelleny.com Public Works pickup www.newrochelleny.com/DPW
New Rochelle City... View schedule here

Posted on: November 24, 2014

Free 2 Hour Holiday Parking Begins Nov. 28

Free 2-Hour Holiday Parking Begins November 28

In continuation of an annual tradition and to promote holiday shopping in New Rochelle, the City will offer two hours of free holiday parking in certain municipal lots.... Read on...

Posted on: October 23, 2014

Call for Mural Artists

Mural wall at Main St and Beechwood

The City of New Rochelle’s Municipal Arts Commission and Department of Development has announced an open call for mural art on one of the City’s main thoroughfares, Main Street at Beechwood Ave.

The project is open to... Read on...

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Posted on: October 14, 2014

Bond Refinancing Nets Savings to City

Bond Refinancing Nets Savings to City
Taking advantage of continued low market interest rates, the City last week sold approximately $10.6 million of general obligation refunding bonds (“refunding bonds”) to replace... Read on...

Posted on: October 10, 2014

Fall Leaf Collection Begins October 14

Fall Leaf Collection Begins October 14
Remember: No loose leaves at the curb

Fall Leaf Collection will begin in the City of New Rochelle on Tuesday, October 14 and conclude at the end of December. All leaves must be... Read on...

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Posted on: October 7, 2014

Master Developer Selected for Downtown

Master Developer Announced for Downtown
RDRXR Chosen for TOD, Downtown Development Clusters

The City of New Rochelle announced today the selection of RDRXR as master developer for the largest and most significant... Read on...

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Posted on: October 2, 2014

Library Green Park to be Renamed for Ruby Dee

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Dee/Davis Family, City Applaud Renaming Library Green as “The Ruby Dee Park”
Two-Day Film Festival Salutes Late Actress October 4,5

To honor the legacy of legendary actress Ruby Dee, Library Green will now be known as... Read on...

Posted on: September 18, 2014

City, School District Join to Boost School Attendance

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Bramson & Osborne Announce Local Effort to Boost School Attendance
Marking Attendance Awareness Month,City and School District partner to reduce chronic absenteeism

Recognizing the connection between school attendance... Read on...

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Posted on: March 26, 2014

Alternate Side Enforcement Begins April 1

Alternate Side Enforcement Resumes April 1

Alternate side of the street parking restrictions will resume as of April 1 for those streets and portions of streets subject to winter suspension from Jan. 1-March 31. A... Read on...

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Posted on: March 22, 2014

State of the City 2014

Bramson Sees a “Clear Path Forward” in State of the City

Mayor Noam Bramson delivered a confident State of the City address on Thursday, March 20, highlighting New Rochelle’s strengths and outlining a “clear path forward... Read on...

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Posted on: March 14, 2014

NRPD Annual Report Released

2013 NRPD Annual Report Released
City Remains a Top Safest Regionally and Nationally

New Rochelle retained its ranking as one of the safest cities nationally in 2012, according to the 2013 Annual Report released this... Read on...

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Posted on: February 13, 2014

Moody's Removes Negative Outlook on City's Bond Rating

MOODY’S REMOVES NEGATIVE OUTLOOK ON CITY’S BOND RATING

Moody’s Investors Services has confirmed the existing rating of Aa3 to the City of New Rochelle’s upcoming bond issue and has removed the negative outlook designation... Read on...

Posted on: December 26, 2013

Expanded Portal Allows Property Owners to View, Pay Property Taxes On Line

Expanded Portal Allows Property Owners to View and Pay Property Taxes On Line

The City of New Rochelle Tax Office has expanded their property tax website portal to now allow users to pay online for City, County and School... Read on...


Finance

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Posted on: February 13, 2014

Moody's Removes Negative Outlook on City's Bond Rating

MOODY’S REMOVES NEGATIVE OUTLOOK ON CITY’S BOND RATING

Moody’s Investors Services has confirmed the existing rating of Aa3 to the City of New Rochelle’s upcoming bond issue and has removed the negative outlook designation... Read on...

Posted on: December 26, 2013

Expanded Portal Allows Property Owners to View, Pay Property Taxes On Line

Expanded Portal Allows Property Owners to View and Pay Property Taxes On Line

The City of New Rochelle Tax Office has expanded their property tax website portal to now allow users to pay online for City, County and School... Read on...


Green Tips

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Posted on: September 2, 2014

Cut water waste!

This tip has been provided by EarthShare: For more than 25 years, EarthShare has helped individuals and workplaces care for our planet by connecting them with America’s most respected environmental and conservation charities... Read on...

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Posted on: August 25, 2014

Save the trees!

A growing number of companies are producing "tree-free" paper alternatives. Here are some ingredients to look for….

This tip has been provided by EarthShare: For more than 25 years, EarthShare has helped individuals... Read on...

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Posted on: August 18, 2014

Tip for Turning Blue Jeans Green

This tip has been provided by EarthShare: For more than 25 years, EarthShare (www.earthshare.org) has helped individuals and workplaces care for our planet by connecting them with America’s most respected environmental and... Read on...

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Posted on: August 5, 2014

Tips for Earth-Friendly Coffee Breaks

This tip has been provided by EarthShare: For more than 25 years, EarthShare (www.earthshare.org) has helped individuals and workplaces care for our planet by connecting them with America’s most respected environmental and... Read on...

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Posted on: May 12, 2014

Green Tip of the Week No. 215

Food squandering is the largest component of solid waste in the U.S. The average American family dumps a standard of up to $2,275 worth of food each year. Reduce the waste in the environment and boost savings on daily... Read on...

Posted on: May 5, 2014

Green Tip of the Week No. 214

Many wireless carriers now offer incentives for recycling old devices. Trade-in or by-back programs can give promotion cards, account credit or store cards to customers. Check with your wireless provider to see how you can... Read on...

Posted on: April 28, 2014

Green Tip of the Week No. 213

Now more than ever, trees make a difference. Allocate an area in your yard and plant a native tree like the Sugar Maple, Northern Red Oak or White Oak in celebration of the many benefits trees provide to us every day.
Join... Read on...

Posted on: April 21, 2014

Green Tip of the Week No. 212

Organic waste from yards and kitchens take up about 1/3 of the space in landfills, just the type of materials that can be used in composting.

Learn more about composting techniques by visiting http://www... Read on...

Posted on: April 14, 2014

Green Tip of the Week No. 211

After washing your car at home, turn the hose off. Instead of washing down your driveway or other cemented areas, use a broom to sweep away extra residue.

Posted on: April 7, 2014

Green Tip of the Week No. 210

Set rain buckets outside your home to catch as much rain water for the next time your plants need to be watered. This way you save a little on your water bill and your plants get water richer in nitrogen and other natural... Read on...

Posted on: March 31, 2014

Green Tip of the Week No. 209

Those plastic bottles of water in the supermarket are very enticing. However, it takes 4 oz. of gasoline to get you 8 oz. of store bought water from shipping to the petroleum in the plastic bottle. Why not just turn on the... Read on...

Posted on: March 24, 2014

Green Tip of the week No. 208

During warmer weather, hang your clothing on a clothesline. You will save money by not running the drier and eliminate a source of indoor heat.

Posted on: March 17, 2014

Green Tip of the Week No. 207

Many harmful effects of harsh chemical cleaners are now coming to light. Try to purchase green cleaning supplies with natural ingredients. Look for cleaners that are non-toxic, biodegradable, and not made from petroleum.

Posted on: March 10, 2014

Green Tip of the Week No. 206

There are many ways to go paperless. Many banks, credit card companies, and utilities now offer paperless billing. Not only will you save trees, but also you can save unnecessary bank fees.

Posted on: March 3, 2014

Green Tip of the Week No. 205

Time to change the light bulb? Consider buying LED light bulbs. Despite higher cost, they last 35-50 times longer than incandescent bulbs and use 75% less energy.

Posted on: February 24, 2014

Green Tip of the Week No. 204

Although single serving-sized packaged foods such as yogurt, pudding, granola bars, soft drinks etc. seem convenient for eating-on-the-go; their packages produce more waste than the larger size containers. Avoid excess... Read on...

Posted on: February 17, 2014

Green Tip of the Week No. 203

There are many items people don’t know how to recycle. To find out how to recycle items such as hazardous waste, florescent light bulbs, and propane tanks click on the link below.

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Posted on: February 10, 2014

Green Tip of the Week No. 202

Besides recycling for the sake of the environment, there are economic factors to consider. Every item recycled saves money for the city by reducing garbage transportation costs. Also, there is a potential one hundred dollar... Read on...

Posted on: February 3, 2014

Green Tip of the Week No. 201

A cheap way to reduce heat transfer through windows is to cover them with saran wrap. Here is a tutorial on how to do it. http://blog.myenergy.com/2012/10/12/shrink-wrapping-your-windows-for-winter/ Also you can buy kits at... Read on...

Posted on: January 27, 2014

Green Tip of the Week No. 200

The truth is, idling the car will not get your car warmed up any faster than simply driving it will. In fact, your car warms up faster once you begin to drive! 15 seconds is enough time to get the oil circulating throughout... Read on...

Posted on: January 20, 2014

Green Tip of the Week No. 199

An open fireplace damper will release heat from your home. Keep your damper closed at all times when the fireplace is not in use.

Posted on: January 13, 2014

Green Tip of the Week No. 198

Going on a vacation anytime soon? Consider staying at a hotel that is environmentally friendly. Green hotels offer all the services that regular hotels offer only they do so in a sustainable manner. A few of the sustainable... Read on...

Posted on: January 6, 2014

Green Tip of the Week No. 197

Make a resolution to be more environmentally friendly. Not only will you be a steward for earth, but also save money.

Posted on: December 30, 2013

Green Tip of the Week No. 196

According to the U.S. Department of Energy, drafts can waste 5% to 30% of your energy use. Start simple and adopt that old Great Depression fixture - the draft snake, which you can easily make yourself. Just place a rolled... Read on...


Police Department

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Posted on: March 14, 2014

NRPD Annual Report Released

2013 NRPD Annual Report Released
City Remains a Top Safest Regionally and Nationally

New Rochelle retained its ranking as one of the safest cities nationally in 2012, according to the 2013 Annual Report released this... Read on...

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