Posted on: November 29, 2017

Holiday Markets in New Rochelle

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

Do you have Health Insurance?

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New York State is extending the deadline to meet the needs of consumers by ensuring that they have sufficient time to enroll...

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Posted on: November 7, 2017

Is your business ideal for New Rochelle?

Featured Business Program

New Rochelle announces a new program highlighting “featured businesses” that demonstrate creative business appeal to customers.

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Posted on: October 6, 2017

Fall Leaf Collection Begins October 10

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The Department of Public Works reminds property owners that Fall Leaf Collection will begin on Tuesday, October 10 and conclude at the end of December.

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Posted on: November 15, 2017

New Rochelle’s newest wine bar and bistro, Vento, now open

Vento Grand Opening

Congratulations to owner Francesco Coli on the grand opening of Vento, located at 282 Huguenot St.

Business Development
Posted on: November 15, 2017

Congratulations to Colombian House on their grand opening

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The Chamber of Commerce and New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson welcomed a new Colombian restaurant to 585 Main St. at their grand opening on November, 8, 2017. See photos

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Business Development
Posted on: November 2, 2017

New Rochelle Launches Featured Business Program

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A new program highlighting businesses that demonstrate a commitment to excellence and customer attraction is being announced today by the City of New Rochelle. As part of the City’s ambitious redevelopment plan, all New Rochelle businesses are i...

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Business Development
Posted on: October 30, 2017

Congratulations to New Roc Social Bar & Lounge on their Grand Opening

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Located at 16 Memorial Highway

Business Development
Posted on: October 20, 2017

Congratulations to Lord & Andra!

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A new contemporary art gallery is now open on Division St.

Visit https://lordandandragallery.weebly.com/

Business Development
Posted on: October 20, 2017

Welcome Furniture Direct to 14 Weyman Ave

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This is the sixth store for owner Ramey Q and offers mid and high end furniture in a large showroom.

Business Development
Posted on: October 20, 2017

Congratulations to Escape Latino on their Grand Opening

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This new Latin Fusion restaurant at 969 Main St. offers a variety of Puerto Rican, Mexican and other Latin flavors.

View the photos from their opening.

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Business Development
Posted on: September 25, 2017

"Can This Small City Become The Next Immersive Tech Hub?"

Forbes Magazine recently highlighted New Rochelle’s efforts to bring technology and the arts to our city through IDEA (Interactive Digital Environments Alliance), an innovative not-for-profit partnership between the City of New Rochelle and the Business I...

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Business Development
Posted on: September 25, 2017

Pepe’s Place named best mac & cheese in NY by Southern Living

Southern Living decided to figure out where you can find the best, most delicious macaroni and cheese in every state (plus Washington, D.C.), according to Yelp, in case you’re ever in a pinch and need that comfort food fix. New Rochelle’s own Pepe’s Place...

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Business Development
Posted on: August 8, 2017

La Casona opens on Washington Ave.

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

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Posted on: July 27, 2017

Student Housing Business Registration for New Rochelle Deadline Sept. 30

The City of New Rochelle had enacted into law a Student Housing Business Registration program on July 19, 2016. All owners of properties housing three (3) or more students within New Rochelle are required to register on the City’s Student Housing Business...

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Business Development
Posted on: July 21, 2017

V HOTEL Breaks Ground at 43 Church Street

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City officials joined principals of 43 Church Street LLC for a groundbreaking of the new boutique “V” Hotel in downtown New Rochelle, part of Choice Hotel’s worldwide ‘Ascend’ Collection. The 8-story V Hotel will feature 80 luxury guest rooms and amenitie...

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

New Rochelle Congratulates Best of Westchester Winners

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

Visit www.westchestermagazine.com for full details.

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Business Development
Posted on: June 16, 2017

New Rochelle business owners honored as rising stars by BCW

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

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Business Development
Posted on: June 1, 2017

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

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

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Business Development
Posted on: May 30, 2017

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

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

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Monroe College to be Featured on a Celebrity Episode of “Undercover Boss”

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Earlier this year, internationally acclaimed chef and restaurateur Marcus Samuelsson went undercover for the hit CBS show “Undercover Boss” to find and mentor a number of talented, aspiring chefs in the New York area. Part of the episode was secretly film...

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Business Development
Posted on: May 15, 2017

Fish on the Run Provides Healthy, Affordable Food

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

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Business Development
Posted on: May 10, 2017

Anna & Jack’s Treehouse Now Open on Centre Avenue

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

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Business Development
Posted on: May 4, 2017

The Wooden Spoon featured on WABC

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

http://abc7ny.com/food/neighborhood-eats-comfort-food-spins-at-wooden-spoon/1929953/

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Business Development
Posted on: April 26, 2017

New Organic and Specialty Market Opens on Main St.

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

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Business Development
Posted on: April 17, 2017

EbLens Opens in New Rochelle New York

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

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Business Development
Posted on: March 29, 2017

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

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

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Posted on: March 29, 2017

New Rochelle Businesses in the News

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

New Rochelle ShopRite employees on the cover of Cheerios

http://newrochelle.dailyvoice.com/business/new-rochelle-shoprite-employees-land-on-cheerios-box-cover/705108/

New Rochell...

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Business Development
Posted on: March 29, 2017

Grand Opening of the North End Tavern

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

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Posted on: December 22, 2016

Annual Retail Business Registration Program Deadline January 31

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

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Business Development
Posted on: December 22, 2016

Local Samaritan Spreads Holiday Cheer at TP Toys

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

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Posted on: December 12, 2017

Times Square Ad Promotes New Rochelle as “Ideally Yours”

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In promotion of one of the most ambitious downtown redevelopment programs in the Hudson Valley, New Rochelle’s “Ideally Yours” messaging is being delivered to Times Square throughout the holiday season.

The HD, double-sided digital ‘cube’ targets pedestria...

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City News
Posted on: December 11, 2017

2018 DPW Collection Schedule Now Available Online

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

“Our annual brochure contains essential guidelines to keep New Rochelle clean and gree...

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City News
Posted on: November 28, 2017

Free 2-Hour Holiday Parking December 1-30

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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.

Free two-hour holiday parking in municipal lots will be in effect from 9 am to 9 pm be...

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City News
Posted on: November 17, 2017

Court Closings for the Holidays

Please be advised that pursuant to a directive of the Deputy Chief Administrative Judge of the State of New York, the courts of the 9th Judicial District will be in recess for the period from the close of business on December 22, 2017 through January 1, 2...

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City News
Posted on: November 9, 2017

2018 Proposed Budget Released

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New Rochelle City Manager Charles Strome III today released his proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2018. The $190 million budget preserves and enhances essential services and reflects a continued investment in the City’s infrastructure. The proposed tax levy...

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

Open Enrollment for the New York State of Health Marketplace

Open Enrollment is the time each year when you can sign up for health insurance if you don’t already have coverage through your job, Medicare, Medicaid, Tricare, or another sort of health coverage - or shop around for better coverage if you alre...

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Posted on: November 2, 2017

New Rochelle Launches Featured Business Program

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A new program highlighting businesses that demonstrate a commitment to excellence and customer attraction is being announced today by the City of New Rochelle. As part of the City’s ambitious redevelopment plan, all New Rochelle businesses are invited to ...

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City News
Posted on: November 2, 2017

New Rochelle Firefighters Save Toddler

On October 30th, Firefighters from Station 3 at 756 North Avenue miraculously resuscitated an unresponsive toddler brought directly to the station by his frantic parents just after 7PM. On Wednesday, grateful couple Amanda Capraro and Matthew Pino brought...

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City News
Posted on: October 24, 2017

New Rochelle Bids for Amazon HQ2

NEW ROCHELLE’S ‘SHOVEL-READY DOWNTOWN’ IS IDEAL VENUE FOR AMAZON’S SECOND CORPORATE HEADQUARTERS

8.6 MILLION SQUARE FEET OF SPACE STAND READY FOR AS-OF-RIGHT DEVELOPMENT

CITY IS POISED TO SERVE AS AMAZON’S NEW CREATIVE HUB AND A NATIONAL MAGNET FOR TECHNICA...

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Posted on: October 12, 2017

New Rochelle Officials Join National Realty & Development Corp. For WatermarkPointe Groundbreaking

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Yesterday, New Rochelle City Officials joined National Realty & Development Corp. (NRDC) to mark the groundbreaking of WatermarkPointe, a new $100 million, 72-unit luxury waterfront residential community positioned along the Long Island Sound in New R...

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City News
Posted on: October 10, 2017

National Fire Prevention Week in New Rochelle

October is Fire Prevention Month, and October 8th – 14th is National Fire Prevention week. This year’s theme - “Every Second Counts: Plan 2 Ways Out!”- reinforces the need for everyone to have an escape plan.

“Your chance of survival in the case of deadly ...

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City News
Posted on: October 5, 2017

Fall Leaf Collection Begins October 10

The Department of Public Works reminds property owners that Fall Leaf Collection will begin on Tuesday, October 10 and conclude at the end of December. All leaves must be placed in biodegradable paper bags or open containers weighing no more than 75 lbs. ...

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City News
Posted on: October 5, 2017

New Rochelle Fire Department Deploys Automatic CPR Devices

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The New Rochelle Fire Department last week installed six new Automatic CPR devices, enabling them to deliver uninterrupted lifesaving circulation to patients in cardiac distress. The devices- $16,000 each- were obtained through an 85% federal FEMA grant. ...

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City News
Posted on: September 29, 2017

Moody’s Confirms New Rochelle Bond Rating as Aa2

Moody’s Investors Services confirmed the City of New Rochelle’ bond rating at Aa2, insuring that the City can continue to take advantage of historically low financing rates. With New Rochelle’s 10-year capital improvement plan underway, the City will bene...

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City News
Posted on: September 28, 2017

September is National Preparedness Month

September is recognized as National Preparedness Month (NPM) which serves 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 also where we visit.

Th...

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City News
Posted on: August 17, 2017

Megalith Capital Management Celebrates Groundbreaking at The Printhouse

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Megalith Capital Management joined with New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson, City Manager Charles Strome III and City Councilman Barry Fertel for a groundbreaking ceremony at The Printhouse – a property to be developed in partnership with East &...

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City News
Posted on: August 14, 2017

New Rochelle Youth Recognized for Summer Employment

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The New Rochelle Youth Bureau hosted their annual Youth Employment Recognition Ceremony on Wednesday, August 9, 2017 in the Council Chambers at City Hall. Seventy-three youth residents, between the ages of 14-21, were recognized and presented with certifi...

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City News
Posted on: August 14, 2017

R.M. Fischer Sculpture Moves to Downtown New Rochelle From L.A.

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A 7.5-ton sculpture by internationally known artist R. M. Fischer was dedicated Saturday in its new home atop the hill in Ruby Dee Park at Library Green. The sculpture previously enriched the Los Angeles headquarters of Sony Studios.

Inspired in part by cl...

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

NRPD Highlights: Night Out, Donut Boy and Speed Awareness Week

NRPD is participating in NYS Governor’s Traffic Safety Committee (GTSC) Speed Awareness Week (August 2-8), a week-long enforcement initiative to crack down on speeding drivers and speed-related crashes. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Adm...

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City News
Posted on: July 25, 2017

New Rochelle & RXR Realty Announce New Mixed-Use Project

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Marking the latest milestone in its large-scale development initiative, the City of New Rochelle and RXR Realty today announced the developer’s proposal for its second major development project in downtown New Rochelle and the first to be constru...

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

V HOTEL Breaks Ground at 43 Church Street

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City officials joined principals of 43 Church Street LLC for a groundbreaking of the new boutique “V” Hotel in downtown New Rochelle, part of Choice Hotel’s worldwide ‘Ascend’ Collection. The 8-story V Hotel will feature 80 luxury guest rooms and amenitie...

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

City Details 10-year Capital Improvement Plan

City Details 10-year Capital Improvement Plan

$150 million investment will fund over 100 projects targeting facilities, neighborhoods, parks & natural resources, economic growth & business development, streets, sidewalks and vehicle& equipment ...

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Posted on: July 14, 2017

New Equipment for NRFD

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The New Rochelle Fire Department rolled out three new fire apparatus this week: two new pumpers and a tower ladder.  

According to Chief Lou DiMeglio, “The two pumpers are each equipped with a 2000 gpm two-stage pump and carry 500 gallons of water...

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Posted on: June 21, 2017

The City of New Rochelle Chooses Developer for 45 Harrison Street

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At its June 20 meeting, the New Rochelle City Council unanimously selected MacQuesten Development, LLC as the winning bidder to reimagine a City-owned property at 45 Harrison Street, the current site of New Rochelle Fire Station #1.

MacQuesten’s ...

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City News
Posted on: June 16, 2017

City, School District Praise “Shared Services” Agreement

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

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

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City News
Posted on: June 21, 2017

ICMA Presentation Marks 85th Anniversary of New Rochelle’s Council/Manager Government

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In recognition of 85 years of Council/Manager form of government, the ICMA- International City/County Management Association- presented a proclamation to the City of New Rochelle on Tuesday, June 13. The certificate was presented by Meredith Robson, forme...

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City News
Posted on: June 13, 2017

Millennia Groundbreaking and Burling Plaza Opening

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On June 12, New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson, developer Tony Hammel of ELD Properties, Inc., the New Rochelle Industrial Development Agency (IDA), the Community Preservation Corporation (CPC), and Tompkins Mahopac Bank, joined together to mark the groundbr...

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Posted on: June 1, 2017

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

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

Earlier this year, the Ci...

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City News
Posted on: May 24, 2017

Parks and Recreation Introduces “Park Passports”

There’s a new way to access some of New Rochelle’s most popular parks this season! The Department of Parks and Recreation has replaced Omnicards with Park Passports for parking entry into waterfront parks, including Hudson Park, Five Islands Park, Davenpo...

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City News
Posted on: May 26, 2017

New Rochelle Launches “First Source Referral Center”

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To maximize employment opportunities sparked by ongoing revitalization, the City of New Rochelle has partnered with Westhab and STRIVE to implement a multi-tiered job placement and training program. A ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new employment office,...

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Posted on: May 23, 2017

New Rochelle Celebrates Walk/ Bike to Work Day

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May is Bike Month, and on Friday May 19th for National Bike to Work Day the City hosted a pop-up “Walk/Bike to Work” expo at the corner of North and Huguenot. The event, featured bike demos, health and safety tips, ride sharing informa...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

New Rochelle Police Department Honors Members at Memorial & Awards Ceremony

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In observance of Police Memorial Week, the New Rochelle Police Department held its annual Memorial and Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, May 17 at the Greentree Country Club. The event honored department members for their outstanding contributions as well as ...Read on...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

2017 New Rochelle Walk of Fame Induction

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New Inductees Welcomed to New Rochelle Walk of Fame 

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

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City News
Posted on: April 24, 2017

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

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

Funding will increase roadway safety and access for cyclists and pedestrians

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

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City News
Posted on: March 30, 2017

Alternate Side Parking Enforcement Resumes April 1

Alternate Side Enforcement Resumes April 1

Alternate side of the street parking restrictions will resume as of April 1 for those streets and portions of streets subject to winter suspension from Jan. 1-March 31. A complete list can be found in the City Cod...

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City News
Posted on: March 9, 2017

Mayor Bramson Delivers State of the City

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Mayor Bramson Delivers State of the City Address

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

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

"Ideally Yours" Website Launched

“Ideally New Rochelle” Website Unveiled

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

 

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

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Posted on: January 18, 2017

Moody's upgrades New Rochelle bond rating

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

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

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Posted on: November 30, 2016

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

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

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Posted on: December 4, 2017

New Rochelle Selects its Annual Tree for Holiday Lighting

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The Rockefeller Center Tree Lighting is one of the biggest holiday
traditions in New York City, but in New Rochelle there is Holiday Lightingin Memorial Plaza that's an intimate and festive family celebration which this
year will take place o...

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Community News
Posted on: November 28, 2017

LITTLE beehive Gift Shop to Celebrate Grand Opening at New Rochelle Train Station

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LITTLEbeehive, a new local retailer that sells an array of handcrafted and unique artisan gifts, invites the press and public to its grand opening on Thursday, November 30th2017 at the New Rochelle train station, from 5:00 to 6:00 pm. Mayor Noam ...

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Community News
Posted on: November 17, 2017

Empress EMS wins regional EMS competition

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The competition team from Empress EMS won first place at the New Jersey State EMS Conference. During the event, teams tested their prehospital lifesaving skills in realistic scenarios. The Empress team, consisting of Deputy Chief Michael Blecker and Lieut...

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Community News
Posted on: October 30, 2017

Volunteer this Holiday Season!

With the holiday season almost upon us, check out Volunteer New York! ways of giving back.

New Rochelle resident talks about her experience with the agency.

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Community News
Posted on: September 22, 2017

William Francis "Bill" Moye Tree Dedication

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A tree dedication was held  at 111 Lockwood Avenue on September 22 in honor of William Francis “Bill” Moye, World War II veteran and lifelong New Rochelle resident. Bill was an integral and beloved member of his community and ...

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Community News
Posted on: August 11, 2017

Volunteer New York! Coordinates Corporate Day of Service with NR YMCA

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The New Rochelle YMCA received a mini facelift last week as a team of 38 volunteers from PKF O’Connor Davies, LLP spent a day of service with them. The volunteers provided a fresh coat of paint to several rooms at the New Rochelle YMCA, while al...

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Community News
Posted on: July 17, 2017

New Rochelle Sister City Committee Celebrated Bastille Day at City Hall

In celebration of New Rochelle's founding by French Huguenots 329 years ago, the New Rochelle Sister City Committee hosted a Bastille Day ceremony on Friday, July 14. This French national holiday, recalling the storming of the king’s po...

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Posted on: June 2, 2017

UVMPA of New Rochelle Unveiled New Vietnam War Memorial

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The United Veterans Memorial & Patriotic Association of New Rochelle unveiled the new Vietnam War Monument on May 30th at City Hall’s front lawn. The monument pays tribute to all Vietnam veterans. The names of New Rochelle’s fallen...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Monroe College to be Featured on a Celebrity Episode of “Undercover Boss” this Friday!

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Earlier this year, internationally acclaimed chef and restaurateur Marcus Samuelsson went undercover for the hit CBS show “Undercover Boss” to find and mentor a number of talented, aspiring chefs in the New York area. Part of the episode was secretly film...Read on...

Community News
Posted on: April 12, 2017

New Rochelle Chamber of Commerce Honors those Sculpting the Skyline

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

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Community News

Posted on: December 12, 2017

Times Square Ad Promotes New Rochelle as “Ideally Yours”

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In promotion of one of the most ambitious downtown redevelopment programs in the Hudson Valley, New Rochelle’s “Ideally Yours” messaging is being delivered to Times Square throughout the holiday season.

The HD, double-sided di...

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Development
Posted on: October 31, 2017

Stacked! - Call for Art- Deadline Extended - Jan. 31, 2018

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The Municipal Arts Commission and the City’s Department of Development are holding an open call for public art. This project is open to all artists living anywhere in the U.S.Entries will be submitted digitally. See the prospectus link below.PROSPECTUSPro...

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Development
Posted on: October 24, 2017

New Rochelle Bids for Amazon HQ2

NEW ROCHELLE’S ‘SHOVEL-READY DOWNTOWN’ IS IDEAL VENUE FOR AMAZON’S SECOND CORPORATE HEADQUARTERS

8.6 MILLION SQUARE FEET OF SPACE STAND READY FOR AS-OF-RIGHT DEVELOPMENT

CITY IS POISED TO SERVE AS AMAZON’S N...

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Posted on: October 12, 2017

New Rochelle Officials Join National Realty & Development Corp. For WatermarkPointe Groundbreaking

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Yesterday, New Rochelle City Officials joined National Realty & Development Corp. (NRDC) to mark the groundbreaking of WatermarkPointe, a new $100 million, 72-unit luxury waterfront residential community positioned along the Long Island Sound in New R...

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Development
Posted on: August 17, 2017

Megalith Capital Management Celebrates Groundbreaking at The Printhouse

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Megalith Capital Management joined with New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson, City Manager Charles Strome III and City Councilman Barry Fertel for a groundbreaking ceremony at The Printhouse – a property to be developed in partnership with East & Hudson as...

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Development
Posted on: July 25, 2017

New Rochelle & RXR Realty Announce New Mixed-Use Project

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Marking the latest milestone in its large-scale development initiative, the City of New Rochelle and RXR Realty today announced the developer’s proposal for its second major development project in downtown New Rochelle and the first to be constru...

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Additional Info... Development
Posted on: June 21, 2017

The City of New Rochelle Chooses Developer for 45 Harrison Street

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At its June 20 meeting, the New Rochelle City Council unanimously selected MacQuesten Development, LLC as the winning bidder to reimagine a City-owned property at 45 Harrison Street, the current site of New Rochelle Fire Station #1.

MacQuesten’s proposed $...

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Development
Posted on: June 13, 2017

Millennia Groundbreaking and Burling Plaza Opening

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On June 12, New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson, developer Tony Hammel of ELD Properties, Inc., the New Rochelle Industrial Development Agency (IDA), the Community Preservation Corporation (CPC), and Tompkins Mahopac Bank, joined together to mark the groundbr...

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

New Rochelle Launches “First Source Referral Center”

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To maximize
employment opportunities sparked by ongoing revitalization, the City of NewRochelle has partnered with Westhab and STRIVE to implement a multi-tiered job
placement and training program. A ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new employmentoff...

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Posted on: June 1, 2017

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

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

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

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Development
Posted on: February 16, 2017

"Ideally Yours" Website Launched

“Ideally New Rochelle” Website Unveiled

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

 

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

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

City Taps Buxton to ID Potential Retailers

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

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

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

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Development
Posted on: February 8, 2017

Waterfront Redevelopment Plans Advance

Waterfront Redevelopment Plans Advance

MOA Approved for “Pratt Landing” Waterfront Development 

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

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Development
Posted on: December 22, 2016

City Reviews Arts & Cultural District Master Plan

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

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Development
Posted on: December 22, 2016

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

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

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Posted on: December 22, 2016

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

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

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Finance

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

2018 Proposed Budget Released

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New Rochelle City Manager Charles Strome III today released his proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2018. The $190 million budget preserves and enhances essential services and reflects a continued investment in the City’s infrastructure. The proposed tax levy...

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Posted on: September 29, 2017

Moody’s Confirms New Rochelle Bond Rating as Aa2

Moody’s Investors Services confirmed the City of New Rochelle’ bond rating at Aa2, insuring that the City can continue to take advantage of historically low financing rates. With New Rochelle’s 10-year capital improvement pla...

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Finance

Posted on: November 2, 2017

New Rochelle Firefighters Save Toddler

On October 30th, Firefighters from Station 3 at 756 North Avenue miraculously resuscitated an unresponsive toddler brought directly to the station by his frantic parents just after 7PM. On Wednesday, grateful couple Amanda Capraro and Matthew Pino brought...

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Posted on: October 10, 2017

National Fire Prevention Week in New Rochelle

October is Fire Prevention Month, and October 8th – 14th is National Fire Prevention week. This year’s theme - “Every Second Counts: Plan 2 Ways Out!”- reinforces the need for everyone to have an escape plan.

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Posted on: October 5, 2017

New Rochelle Fire Department Deploys Automatic CPR Devices

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The New Rochelle Fire Department last week installed six new Automatic CPR devices, enabling them to deliver uninterrupted lifesaving circulation to patients in cardiac distress. The devices- $16,000 each- were obtained through an 85% federal FEMA grant. ...

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Posted on: July 14, 2017

New Equipment for NRFD

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The New Rochelle Fire Department rolled out three new fire apparatus this week: two new pumpers and a tower ladder.  

According to Chief Lou DiMeglio, “The two pumpers are each equipped with a 2000 gpm two-stage pump and carry 500 gallon...

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Posted on: January 1, 2017

New Rochelle Launches EnergizeNY Program

What will an energy efficient home do for you?

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

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

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Green Tips

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

City Taps Buxton to ID Potential Retailers

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

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

The City of New Rochelle ha...

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IDA

Posted on: November 22, 2017

1st Annual Community Baby Shower

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MOMSROC of the New Rochelle Youth Bureau and Nepperhan Community Center - empowerYOU celebrated 50 local mothers at their 1st Annual Community Baby Shower earlier this month at the Hugh A. Doyle Center. The Community Baby Shower was designed to help make ...

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Posted on: October 31, 2017

New Rochelle Joins National “10-Minute Walk to a Park” Campaign

City of New Rochelle Joins National “10-Minute Walk to a Park” Campaign  The City of New Rochelle has joined 133 other cities and towns across the United States in the "10-Minute Walk" parks advocacy campaign started by The Trust for Pu...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: May 24, 2017

Parks and Recreation Introduces “Park Passports”

There’s a new way to access some of New Rochelle’s most popular parks this season! The Department of Parks and Recreation has replaced Omnicards with Park Passports for parking entry into waterfront parks, including Hudson Park, Five I...

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Parks and Recreation

Posted on: September 22, 2017

Coffee with a Cop at Iona College

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As part of the New Rochelle Police Department's ongoing community outreach, NRPD hosted Coffee with a Cop at Iona College Starbucks on September 21. Students and other members of the community enjoyed free coffee and casual conversations with loc...

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Posted on: September 22, 2017

William Francis "Bill" Moye Tree Dedication

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A tree dedication was held  at 111 Lockwood Avenue on September 22 in honor of William Francis “Bill” Moye, World War II veteran and lifelong New Rochelle resident. Bill was an integral and beloved member of his community and remained active unti...

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Police Department
Posted on: September 22, 2017

FREE Child Car Seat Installation

The New Rochelle Police Department offers FREE child safety seat installations on Wednesdays & Saturdays. Appointments can be made by calling 914-654-7979 or 914-235-4785.

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Posted on: August 2, 2017

New Rochelle Police Department participates in GTSC Speed Awareness Week

The New Rochelle Police Department will participate in NYS Governor’s Traffic Safety Committee (GTSC) Speed Awareness Week (August 2-8), a week-long enforcement initiative to crack down on speeding drivers and speed-related cras...

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Police Department
Posted on: May 18, 2017

New Rochelle Police Department Honors Members at Memorial & Awards Ceremony

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In observance of Police Memorial Week, the New Rochelle Police Department held its annual Memorial and Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, May 17 at the Greentree Country Club. The event honored department members for their outstanding contributions as well as ...Read on...

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Posted on: April 27, 2017

New Rochelle Police Commissioner Inducted into St. Francis Prep School Hall of Fame

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This honor is awarded to those alumni who have achieved significant lifetime achievements and who’ve continued to set a model for others to follow. Commissioner Carroll represented the class of 1960.

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Police Department
Posted on: April 11, 2017

NRPD Releases 2016 Annual Report

2016 New Rochelle Police Department Annual Report Released

City Remains a Top Safest Regionally and Nationally 

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

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2016 Annual Report Police Department
Posted on: March 30, 2017

Alternate Side Parking Enforcement Resumes April 1

Alternate Side Enforcement Resumes April 1

Alternate side of the street parking restrictions will resume as of April 1 for those streets and portions of streets subject to winter suspension from Jan. 1-March 31. A complete list can be found in the City Cod...

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Police Department

Posted on: December 11, 2017

2018 DPW Collection Schedule Now Available Online

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

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

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Public Works
Posted on: October 5, 2017

Fall Leaf Collection Begins October 10

The Department of Public Works reminds property owners that Fall Leaf Collection will begin on Tuesday, October 10 and conclude at the end of December. All leaves must be placed in biodegradable paper bags or open containers weighing no more than 75 lbs. ...

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Posted on: June 16, 2017

City, School District Praise “Shared Services” Agreement

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

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

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Public Works

Posted on: July 17, 2017

New Rochelle Sister City Committee Celebrated Bastille Day at City Hall

In celebration of New Rochelle's founding by French Huguenots 329 years ago, the New Rochelle Sister City Committee hosted a Bastille Day ceremony on Friday, July 14. This French national holiday, recalling the storming of the king’s political pr...

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Posted on: November 22, 2017

1st Annual Community Baby Shower

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MOMSROC of the New Rochelle Youth Bureau and Nepperhan Community Center - empowerYOU celebrated 50 local mothers at their 1st Annual Community Baby Shower earlier this month at the Hugh A. Doyle Center. The Community Baby Shower was designed to help make ...

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Posted on: August 14, 2017

New Rochelle Youth Recognized for Summer Employment

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The New Rochelle
Youth Bureau
hosted their annual Youth Employment Recognition Ceremonyon Wednesday, August 9, 2017 in the
Council Chambers at City Hall. Seventy-three youth residents, betweenthe ages of 14-21, were recognized and presented with
ce...

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