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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Get your discounted theme park tickets today!

Discounted theme park tickets

Take advantage of great discounts for tickets to Dorney Park, Hershey Park, Six Flags and more! Call our Parks & Recreation for info: 914-654-2087

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Posted on: June 7, 2018

Sidewalk Cafe Permits

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RESTAURANTS: New permit process for sidewalk use

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Posted on: February 21, 2018

2018 #MayorsChallenge Champion City!

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The City is among 35 Champion Cities competing for Grand Prize.

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Posted on: March 23, 2018

New Rochelle Bike Share

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Download the app and rent a bike!

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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: August 2, 2018

12 New Rochelle Businesses Named Amongst Best of Westchester

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Westchester Magazine’s editors and readers chose 12 New Rochelle businesses in their annual selection of the best that Westchester has to offer. From a new pizzeria that rivals Brooklyn’s best to great places for food, shopping and per...

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Posted on: July 30, 2018

First Source Referral Center Hosts Job Fair

On July 24, 2018, excited job seekers and interested employers participated in a successful job fair at the First Source Referral Center.  Job placements were available in healthcare, retail, food service and construction and the Fair provided a ...

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Posted on: July 30, 2018

Get Dinner for $15 or Less at These 4 Great New Ro Eateries

Westchester Magazine highlights 4 diverse New Rochelle eateries offering great meals at an affordable price

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Business Development
Posted on: July 20, 2018

Lots “New” in the New Rochelle Restaurant Scene

New Rochelle has seen a surge in new eateries – including these 5 recently covered by lohud: Tailgate Dogs & Sausage, Sage Café / Market / More, Magno’s Grill, Hurley’s Steakhouse and Pub, and Maria Restaurant. 

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Posted on: July 20, 2018

An Inside Look at New Rochelle's Hot New eSports Lounge

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“The professional-grade, high-tech lounge provides the local gaming community 3,600 square feet of prized real estate and a cool atmosphere to hone their skills” at Encore eSports located on the second level at 538 Main St.

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Posted on: July 20, 2018

Westchester firefighter hoping not to get 'Chopped' on Food Network special

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New Rochelle firefighter Nick Triscari who grew up in Rockland — and is the owner/chef behind The Wooden Spoon in New Rochelle — will compete against other firefighters in the "Fire it Up!" episode of "Chopped" airi...

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Business Development
Posted on: July 16, 2018

Tailgate Dogs and Sausages opens in New Rochelle

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Intended as the first of a nationwide chain, Tailgate Dogs and Sausages opened at 768 North Ave. in New Rochelle on June 29, 2018. Mayor Noam Bramson and Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Jennifer Lanser joined Tailgate founders to welcome hungry cus...

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Business Development
Posted on: June 11, 2018

Dog-Friendly Sidewalk Sanctuaries to Launch in New Rochelle

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DogSpot is a Brooklyn, N.Y.-based startup that makes sidewalk sanctuaries placed at the entrance of locations where dogs are prohibited. The technology-enabled dog houses serve as a safe, legal and convenient alternative to tethering or leaving dogs in ca...

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Posted on: April 27, 2018

First Source Referral Center Hosts Restaurant Job Fair

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With almost 200 restaurants in New Rochelle and more being added every month, restaurants are a vital component of New Rochelle’s economy. First Source Referral Center hosted a job fair on April 23, 2018 to connect pre-screened New Rochelle appl...

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Business Development
Posted on: March 21, 2018

Bill to Expand Female and Minority Business Loan Program introduced at Modern Paint

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D) was in New Rochelle on March 19 to introduce her plan to expand the Small Business Administration's Microloan Program. The Microloan Modernization Act would provide loans and technical assistance for small businesses owned by w...

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Business Development
Posted on: March 14, 2018

New Rochelle Business Owner Hosts Karaoke Event

Kemesha Salmon, owner of TP Toys, organized a community karaoke event at Beechmont Tavern to try and lift spirits around her city following a rash of violence.

http://westchester.news12.com/story/37717364/new-rochelle-woman-organizes-karaoke-night-to-unite...

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Business Development
Posted on: February 23, 2018

New Rochelle Announces Featured Business Winners

Today New Rochelle announced the first recipients of the new “Featured Business” designation, recognizing thirty-six unique establishments that demonstrate a commitment to excellence and customer attraction.

With diverse offerings rangi...

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Business Development
Posted on: January 29, 2018

City Hosts Roundtable for North Avenue Businesses

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City Officials, New Rochelle Businesses: North Avenue Is Safe and Open for Business

As Students Return to School this Week, City and School Officials Brief Businesses on New Safety Measures

New Rochelle – Today, as students at New Rochelle High Sc...

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Posted on: January 12, 2018

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Now Open

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On January 10, 2018, Mayor Bramson, Jennifer Lanser of the Chamber of Commerce, and representatives from Popeyes “cut the ribbon” opening the doors at the newest Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen. Popeyes’ passion for their Louisiana...

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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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Posted on: August 20, 2018

Backpack & School Supply Giveaway (6th-8th Grade)

Dumont Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing Care in partnership with The New Rochelle Youth Bureau are hosting the first annual Backpack & School Supply Giveaway for New Rochelle residents currently in 6th, 7th, and 8th grades.  This giveawa...

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City News
Posted on: August 9, 2018

New Rochelle Youth Recognized for Summer Employment

The New Rochelle Youth Bureau hosted their annual Youth Employment Recognition Ceremony on Wednesday, August 8, 2018 in the Council Chambers at City Hall. Sixty-eight youth residents ages 14-21 were recognized and presented with certificates for their sum...

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Posted on: August 7, 2018

Quaker Ridge Road/Pinebrook Blvd Ramp Closures

The westbound Quaker Ridge Rd to southbound Pinebrook Blvd Ramp and the northbound Pinebrook Blvd to eastbound Quaker Ridge Ramp will be closed for repair beginning Wednesday, August 8th. Traffic will be detoured through Sussex Road and Sara Lane and may ...

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City News
Posted on: August 3, 2018

Lincoln Pool Open, Extends Weekend Hours into September

In late July, an emergency repair forced the closing of Lincoln Pool. After the fabrication and installation of a new pool motor, and just in time for this weekend’s steamy forecast, the pool is now open!  “Thankfully, we were able to make the re...

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Posted on: August 1, 2018

NRPD Launches Enforcement Blitz During Statewide Speed Awareness Week Campaign

The New Rochelle Police Department will participate in NYS Governor’s Traffic Safety Committee (GTSC) Speed Awareness Week (August 1-7), a week-long enforcement initiative to crack down on speeding drivers and speed-related crashes. During the Speed Aware...

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City News
Posted on: July 19, 2018

City of New Rochelle Unveils Original Sculptures by Charles & Heather Fazzino

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Today, world-renowned 3D pop artist Charles Fazzino and his daughter Heather Fazzino joined New Rochelle City Officials and the City’s Municipal Arts Commission to unveil two original sculptures on a plaza in Downtown New Rochelle. The 100-lb, s...

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Posted on: July 17, 2018

City Officials Welcomed the Newest Members of the New Rochelle Fire Department

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On July 17, 2018, City Manager Chuck Strome and Mayor Noam Bramson congratulated the newest members of the New Rochelle Fire Department at the fire headquarters. After completing 17 weeks of training at the academy in Westchester, the City welcomed FF. Lo...

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

New Rochelle Police Team up with Youth for Field Day/BBQ

New Rochelle’s Mentors in Blue Program hosted a Field Day/BBQ event at D’Onofrio Park on July 11, 2018, drawing over 70 participants from the New Rochelle Police Department, Youth Bureau, North Ave Outreach program, Municipal Housing Authority along with ...

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Posted on: July 12, 2018

Farmer’s Market Coupons Now Available to Qualifying Seniors

Seniors looking to stretch their food budgets this summer and fall may be entitled to discount Farmers Market Coupons. To be eligible, individuals must be 60 years of age or older AND have a monthly income at or below $1,872/single, $2,538/couple, $3,204/...

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City News
Posted on: June 13, 2018

Department of Public Works Hosts Truck Day at Columbus Elementary School

The Department of Public Works hosted a Truck Day event for kindergartners and first graders at Columbus Elementary School (Washington Ave, New Rochelle) on Friday, June 8. Students had the opportunity to explore the department’s ‘big ...

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Posted on: June 12, 2018

City of New Rochelle Receives $2.5M NYS Grant for Pedestrian Safety

The City of New Rochelle has received $2.54 million from New York State for pedestrian signal improvements, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s office announced today. The grant is part of a $62 million investment in the groundbreaking Pedestrian Safety Action Pla...

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Posted on: June 7, 2018

City Youth Joined NRPD for Dinner

Over 50 students, youth bureau staff and police officers gathered at Patsy’s Pizzeria for the 1st annual “Dinner with our Finest” event on Monday, June 4. The event was hosted by the Mentors in Blue program, a collaboration by the New Rochelle Youth Burea...

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Posted on: June 6, 2018

Registration Opens for NRPD Community Youth Fishing Trips

The New Rochelle Police Department (P.A.C.T.) and the New Rochelle Police Foundation announce the 2018 Community Youth Fishing Program for boys and girls ages 10-15. There are four Wednesday trips scheduled for this summer: July 11, 25, ...

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Posted on: June 8, 2018

New Rochelle Receives Grant Funding to Support Participation in 10-Minute Walk Campaign

In October of 2017, Mayor Bramson joined 134 of the nation's most influential mayors, The Trust for Public Land, (TPI) National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA), and Urban Land Institute (ULI) in launching an historic "10-minute walk" park...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

Explore New Rochelle’s Beautiful Waterfront Parks with Park Passport

Enjoy New Rochelle’s most popular parks this season with a Park Passport, providing entry into waterfront parks including Hudson, Five Islands, Davenport and Neptune Parks.

Park Passports can be obtained at the Parks and Recreation Office at 515 North Aven...

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Posted on: June 6, 2018

Summer Food Service Program

The City Of New Rochelle announces its participation in the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP). Meals will be provided to all children 18 years and under without charge. In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S.Department of Agriculture (USDA) ...

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

New Rochelle Competes in Bloomberg Mayors Challenge

City is Exploring Use of Virtual & Augmented Reality Technology to Visualize Development Plans and Promote Informed Stakeholder Engagement“Test, Learn and Adapt” phase features community survey, open until Aug 1.  

Immersive technology is emer...

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Posted on: May 17, 2018

Nardozzi Place Named for P.O. Allen B. McLeod

In observance of National Police Week, the New Rochelle Police Department and the New Rochelle Police Benevolent Association held a secondary street naming ceremony of Nardozzi Place for fallen officer Allen B. McLeod on Thursday, May 17. Former New Roche...

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

New Rochelle Police Department Honors Members at Memorial & Awards Ceremony

In observance of Police Memorial Week, the New Rochelle Police Department held its annual Memorial and Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, May 15 at the Greentree Country Club. The event honored the memory of those officers who sacrificed their lives in the ser...

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Posted on: May 4, 2018

City Launches First Bike Share in Westchester County

CITY OF NEW ROCHELLE LAUNCHES FIRST BIKE-SHARE PROGRAM IN WESTCHESTER COUNTYNew Rochelle Bike Share Will Provide Residents and Visitors Access to100 Bikes Available at 11 Stations throughout the CityNew Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson and City Manager Charles...

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Posted on: May 7, 2018

MBK New Rochelle Hosts 2nd Annual "Take a Student Ambassador to Work Day"

46 New Rochelle High School Students Placed in One-Day Externships throughout Westchester and Manhattan 

While thousands of students joined their Mom and Dad at work last Thursday, 46 New Rochelle High School students traveled to 16 different work...

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Posted on: May 7, 2018

Suez annual hydrant flushing program begins

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The City of New Rochelle’s water provider, Suez Environmental, began its annual fire hydrant maintenance and water main flushing program in New Rochelle on May 3. The work will take place between 7:30 AM and 4:00 PM. As part of this work, SUEZ e...

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Posted on: May 4, 2018

City Manager Charles B. Strome, III Appoints Police Commissioner

City Manager Charles B. Strome announced today the appointment of Joseph F. Schaller as New Rochelle Police Commissioner, and the promotion of Captain Robert Gazzola to Deputy Commissioner. The commissioners were sworn in at a ceremony at City Hall on Fri...

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Posted on: April 30, 2018

Cappelli Joins with City Officials for Groundbreaking of The Standard

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Executives of the Cappelli Organization joined with New Rochelle city officials on April 25th for the groundbreaking of The Standard, a new 14-story residential building located on the site of the former Standard Star newspaper building in downtown New Ro...

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Posted on: April 23, 2018

Iona, New Rochelle Reach Agreement for The Expansion of Hagan and Spellman Halls

The City of New Rochelle and Iona College announced today a comprehensive agreement that, when fully executed, will allow for the inward expansion of two campus buildings while addressing neighborhood concerns regarding the campus perimeter, and resolving...

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Posted on: March 30, 2018

NRPD Releases 2017 Annual Report

2017 New Rochelle Police Department Annual Report Released

New Rochelle Remains a Top Safest City Regionally and Nationally

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

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Posted on: March 27, 2018

Yard Waste Collection Begins April 2

Yard Waste Collection Begins April 2The Department of Public Works, Bureau of Streets and Highways will begin Yard Waste Collection on Monday, April 2, 2018.Residents are reminded that in order to be collected, yard waste must be placed at the curb by 7 a...

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

City Receives $1Million NYS Grant

 CITY OF NEW ROCHELLE RECEIVES $1 MILLION NYS GRANT  

The City of New Rochelle will receive a $1 million grant from New York State as part of their Restore New York Communities Initiative, the office of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo a...

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Posted on: March 28, 2018

Tax Payment Updates: E-CHECK PAYMENT OF PROPERTY TAXES IS NOW FREE!

Tax payers can now pay their property tax bills with an e-check through the City’s website at NO CHARGE. Paying your tax bill through our website ensures that payment is received immediately with a printable receipt issued at time of pa...

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Posted on: March 28, 2018

Alternate Side Enforcement Resumes April 1

Alternate side of the street parking restrictions will resume as of April 1 for those streets and portions of streets subject to winter suspension from Jan. 1-March 31. A complete list can be found in the City Code Article X Schedule 312-84&n...

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Posted on: March 27, 2018

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Posted on: March 19, 2018

New Homeowners Reminded: July 1 is Registration Deadline for STAR

As of May 1, 2015, all new homeowners in New Rochelle are encouraged to register for STAR Credit Checks with the State by July 1, 2018. If qualified, eligible applicants will receive a STAR credit in the form of a check rather than a property tax exemptio...

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Posted on: March 15, 2018

City Launches North Avenue Outreach Program

After the overwhelming success of a three-week pilot program aimed at improving the flow of afterschool students walking along North Avenue and promoting positive behaviors, the New Rochelle Youth Bureau has received funding to continue through the end of...

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Posted on: March 14, 2018

City of New Rochelle and Master Developer RXR Realty Break Ground, Top Out

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Today, the City of New Rochelle joined its Master Developer, RXR Realty, to advance a bold reinvention of its downtown core expected to ultimately attract $4 billion in new investment.

First, city officials were joined by executives from RXR Realty to brea...

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Posted on: March 7, 2018

New Rochelle Event Highlights City's Surging Downtown Redevelopment Initiative

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Demonstrating the interest and excitement growing around New Rochelle’s massive redevelopment initiative, more than 250 prominent real estate and business professionals gathered as the City of New Rochelle hosted Bisnow’s first-ever Ne...

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Posted on: March 1, 2018

Mayor Bramson Delivers State of the City Address

Speaking to an overflow crowd at the annual State of the City Address, New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson pledged to continue a comprehensive, community-wide focus on student safety, while also citing momentum on economic, environmental, and social prioritie...

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Posted on: February 23, 2018

New Rochelle Announces Featured Business Winners

Today New Rochelle announced the first recipients of the new “Featured Business” designation, recognizing thirty-six unique establishments that demonstrate a commitment to excellence and customer attraction.

With diverse offerings ranging from internationa...

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City News
Posted on: February 21, 2018

New Rochelle Named as Finalist in Bloomberg Philanthropies’ 2018 Mayors Challenge

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New Rochelle Named as Finalist in Bloomberg Philanthropies’ 2018 Mayors ChallengeCity is among 35 Champion Cities That Will Embark on 6-month Testing Phase in Competition for Grand Prize

As Part of the American Cities Initiative, Challenge Will Invest $17....

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Posted on: March 1, 2018

New Rochelle City Hall to Relocate Downtown

NEW ROCHELLE CITY HALL TO RELOCATE DOWNTOWN 

State-of-the-art facility to be built at base of MacQuesten Development’s  $110 million project at 45 Harrison Street 

  

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Posted on: March 1, 2018

City Manager Announces Appointment of Omar T. Small As Interim City Clerk

City Manager Charles B. Strome, III announced the appointment of Omar T. Small as the City’s interim City Clerk. Mr. Small succeeds retiring City Clerk Bennie Giles, who served the city for over a decade. The interim appointment will remain in p...

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Posted on: January 29, 2018

City Hosts Roundtable for North Avenue Businesses

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City Officials, New Rochelle Businesses: North Avenue Is Safe and Open for Business

As Students Return to School this Week, City and School Officials Brief Businesses on New Safety Measures

New Rochelle – Today, as students at New Rochelle High Sc...

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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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Posted on: December 14, 2017

NYSERDA and NYSDOT Announce New Rochelle as Winner in New York’s Green Cities Commuter Challenge

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The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) and New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) announced that the city of New Rochelle won the State’s first Green Cities Commuter Challenge, a voluntary, friendly ...

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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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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 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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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 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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Posted on: June 12, 2018

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

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The band shell at 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 27th through August 31st. T...

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Posted on: February 27, 2018

Volunteer New York!: #NEWROSTRONG Volunteer Opportunities

Press Release on behalf of Volunteer NY: 

Volunteer New York! with the New Rochelle Council of Community Services Develop #NEWROSTRONG Volunteer Opportunities To Strengthen City 

New Rochelle Empowers Community Members To Be Part Of The So...

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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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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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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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Posted on: July 19, 2018

City of New Rochelle Unveils Original Sculptures by Charles & Heather Fazzino

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Today, world-renowned 3D pop artist Charles Fazzino and his daughter Heather Fazzino joined New Rochelle City Officials and the City’s Municipal Arts Commission to unveil two original sculptures on a plaza in Downtown New Rochelle. The 100-lb, seven-foot-...

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Posted on: May 4, 2018

City Launches First Bike Share in Westchester County

CITY OF NEW ROCHELLE LAUNCHES FIRST BIKE-SHARE PROGRAM IN WESTCHESTER COUNTYNew Rochelle Bike Share Will Provide Residents and Visitors Access to100 Bikes Available at 11 Stations throughout the CityNew Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson and City Manager Charles...

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Posted on: April 30, 2018

Cappelli Joins with City Officials for Groundbreaking of The Standard

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Executives of the Cappelli Organization joined with New Rochelle city officials on April 25th for the groundbreaking of The Standard, a new 14-story residential building located on the site of the former Standard Star newspaper building in downtown New Ro...

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Posted on: March 7, 2018

New Rochelle Event Highlights City's Surging Downtown Redevelopment Initiative

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Demonstrating the interest and excitement growing around New Rochelle’s massive redevelopment initiative, more than 250 prominent real estate and business professionals gathered as the City of New Rochelle hosted Bisnow’s first-ever New Rochelle event, “T...

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Development
Posted on: March 1, 2018

New Rochelle City Hall to Relocate Downtown

NEW ROCHELLE CITY HALL TO RELOCATE DOWNTOWN 

State-of-the-art facility to be built at base of MacQuesten Development’s  $110 million project at 45 Harrison Street 

  

At his State of the City speech on March 1, Ma...

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Posted on: February 21, 2018

New Rochelle Named as Finalist in Bloomberg Philanthropies’ 2018 Mayors Challenge

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New Rochelle Named as Finalist in Bloomberg Philanthropies’ 2018 Mayors ChallengeCity is among 35 Champion Cities That Will Embark on 6-month Testing Phase in Competition for Grand Prize

As Part of the American Cities Initiative, Challenge Will Invest $17....

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Development
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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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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Posted on: March 28, 2018

Tax Payment Updates - E-CHECK PAYMENT OF PROPERTY TAXES IS NOW FREE!

Tax payers can now pay their property tax bills with an e-check through the City’s website at NO CHARGE.Paying your tax bill through our website ensures that payment is received immediately with a printable receipt issued at time of pay...

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Finance
Posted on: March 19, 2018

New Homeowners Reminded: July 1 is Registration Deadline for STAR

As of May 1, 2015, all new homeowners in New Rochelle are encouraged to register for STAR Credit Checks with the State by July 1, 2018. If qualified, eligible applicants will receive a STAR credit in the form of a check rather than a property tax exemptio...

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Finance
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: July 17, 2018

City Officials Welcomed the Newest Members of the New Rochelle Fire Department

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On July 17, 2018, City Manager Chuck Strome and Mayor Noam Bramson congratulated the newest members of the New Rochelle Fire Department at the fire headquarters. After completing 17 weeks of training at the academy in Westchester, the City welcomed FF. Lo...

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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: 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: July 19, 2018

City of New Rochelle Unveils Original Sculptures by Charles & Heather Fazzino

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Today, world-renowned 3D pop artist Charles Fazzino and his daughter Heather Fazzino joined New Rochelle City Officials and the City’s Municipal Arts Commission to unveil two original sculptures on a plaza in Downtown New Rochelle. The 100-lb, seven-foot-...

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Posted on: August 3, 2018

Lincoln Pool Open, Extends Weekend Hours into September

In late July, an emergency repair forced the closing of Lincoln Pool. After the fabrication and installation of a new pool motor, and just in time for this weekend’s steamy forecast, the pool is now open!  “Thankfully, we were...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: June 8, 2018

New Rochelle Receives Grant Funding to Support Participation in 10-Minute Walk Campaign

In October of 2017, Mayor Bramson joined 134 of the nation's most influential mayors, The Trust for Public Land, (TPI) National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA), and Urban Land Institute (ULI) in launching an historic "10-minute walk" park...

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Get your discounted theme park tickets today!

Discounted theme park tickets

Take advantage of great discounts for tickets to Dorney Park, Hershey Park, Six Flags and more! Call our Parks & Recreation for info: 914-654-2087

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Posted on: June 6, 2018

Summer Food Service Program

The City Of New Rochelle announces its participation in the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP). Meals will be provided to all children 18 years and under without charge. In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S.Department of Agriculture (USDA) ...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: May 25, 2018

Explore New Rochelle’s Beautiful Waterfront Parks with Park Passport

Enjoy New Rochelle’s most popular parks this season with a Park Passport, providing entry into waterfront parks including Hudson, Five Islands, Davenport and Neptune Parks.

Park Passports can be obtained at the Parks and Recreation Office at 515 ...

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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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Posted on: August 16, 2018

Coyote Safety Tips

Good afternoon- this is a message from the New Rochelle Police Department regarding coyotes. There has been a report of a coyote sighting in the area of Hansen Lane. Please exercise the following cautions to avoid conflict: Be mindful of children and pets...

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Posted on: August 1, 2018

NRPD Launches Enforcement Blitz During Statewide Speed Awareness Week Campaign

The New Rochelle Police Department will participate in NYS Governor’s Traffic Safety Committee (GTSC) Speed Awareness Week (August 1-7), a week-long enforcement initiative to crack down on speeding drivers and speed-related crashes. During the S...

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

New Rochelle Police Team up with Youth for Field Day/BBQ

New Rochelle’s Mentors in Blue Program hosted a Field Day/BBQ event at D’Onofrio Park on July 11, 2018, drawing over 70 participants from the New Rochelle Police Department, Youth Bureau, North Ave Outreach program, Municipal Housing Authority along with ...

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Posted on: June 12, 2018

City of New Rochelle Receives $2.5M NYS Grant for Pedestrian Safety

The City of New Rochelle has received $2.54 million from New York State for pedestrian signal improvements, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s office announced today. The grant is part of a $62 million investment in the groundbreaking Pedestrian Safety Action Pla...

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Posted on: June 7, 2018

City Youth Joined NRPD for Dinner

Over 50 students, youth bureau staff and police officers gathered at Patsy’s Pizzeria for the 1st annual “Dinner with our Finest” event on Monday, June 4. The event was hosted by the Mentors in Blue program, a collaboration by the New Rochelle Youth Burea...

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Posted on: June 6, 2018

Registration Opens for NRPD Community Youth Fishing Trips

The New Rochelle Police Department (P.A.C.T.) and the New Rochelle Police Foundation announce the 2018 Community Youth Fishing Program for boys and girls ages 10-15. There are four Wednesday trips scheduled for this summer: July 11, 25, ...

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Posted on: May 17, 2018

Nardozzi Place Named for P.O. Allen B. McLeod

In observance of National Police Week, the New Rochelle Police Department and the New Rochelle Police Benevolent Association held a secondary street naming ceremony of Nardozzi Place for fallen officer Allen B. McLeod on Thursday, May 17. Former New Roche...

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

New Rochelle Police Department Honors Members at Memorial & Awards Ceremony

In observance of Police Memorial Week, the New Rochelle Police Department held its annual Memorial and Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, May 15 at the Greentree Country Club. The event honored the memory of those officers who sacrificed their lives in the ser...

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Posted on: May 4, 2018

City Manager Charles B. Strome, III Appoints Joseph F. Schaller as NRPD Commissioner

City Manager Charles B. Strome announced today the appointment of Joseph F. Schaller as New Rochelle Police Commissioner, and the promotion of Captain Robert Gazzola to Deputy Commissioner. The commissioners were sworn in at a ceremony at City Hall on Fri...

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Posted on: April 6, 2018

NRPD makes arrests in Million Dollar Jewelry Store Burglary

During the early morning hours of April 5, 2018, members of the New Rochelle Police Department, the Westchester County District Attorney’s Investigators Office, the Bergen County, N.J. Prosecutor’s Office and the Port Chester Police De...

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Posted on: March 30, 2018

NRPD 2017 Annual Report

2017 New Rochelle Police Department Annual Report Released

New Rochelle Remains a Top Safest City Regionally and Nationally

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

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Posted on: March 27, 2018

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  avai...

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Posted on: December 29, 2017

New Rochelle Joins Drug Takeback Program

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Press Release by Westchester County Health Department

Residents throughout Westchester now can conveniently and safely dispose of their unused medications in a secure dropbox, accessible day or night in nearly every municipality.

The county’s newest dropbox...

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Posted on: December 20, 2017

Arrest made in Armed Robbery of Dunkin Donuts

December 20, 2017- New Rochelle Police detectives arrested Patrick Felix Menezes, a 24 year-old New Rochelle resident, and charged him with the commission of the armed robbery of the Dunkin Donuts located at 96 Main St, New Rochelle on December 19.

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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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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: May 17, 2018

Nardozzi Place Named for P.O. Allen B. McLeod

In observance of National Police Week, the New Rochelle Police Department and the New Rochelle Police Benevolent Association held a secondary street naming ceremony of Nardozzi Place for fallen officer Allen B. McLeod on Thursday, May 17. Former New Roche...

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Posted on: August 7, 2018

Quaker Ridge Road/Pinebrook Blvd Ramp Closures

The westbound Quaker Ridge Rd to southbound Pinebrook Blvd Ramp and the northbound Pinebrook Blvd to eastbound Quaker Ridge Ramp will be closed for repair beginning Wednesday, August 8th. Traffic will be detoured through Sussex Road and Sara Lane and may ...

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Public Works
Posted on: June 13, 2018

Department of Public Works Hosts Truck Day at Columbus Elementary School

The Department of Public Works hosted a Truck Day event for kindergartners and first graders at Columbus Elementary School (Washington Ave, New Rochelle) on Friday, June 8. Students had the opportunity to explore the department’s ‘big ...

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Posted on: June 12, 2018

City of New Rochelle Receives $2.5M NYS Grant for Pedestrian Safety

The City of New Rochelle has received $2.54 million from New York State for pedestrian signal improvements, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s office announced today. The grant is part of a $62 million investment in the groundbreaking Pedestrian Safety Action Pla...

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Posted on: May 7, 2018

Suez annual hydrant flushing program begins

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The City of New Rochelle’s water provider, Suez Environmental, began its annual fire hydrant maintenance and water main flushing program in New Rochelle on May 3. The work will take place between 7:30 AM and 4:00 PM. As part of this work, SUEZ employees w...

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Posted on: March 27, 2018

Yard Waste Collection Begins April 2

Yard Waste Collection Begins April 2The Department of Public Works, Bureau of Streets and Highways will begin Yard Waste Collection on Monday, April 2, 2018.Residents are reminded that in order to be collected, yard waste must be placed at the curb by 7 a...

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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.

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Posted on: July 12, 2018

Farmer’s Market Coupons Now Available to Qualifying Seniors

Seniors looking to stretch their food budgets this summer and fall may be entitled to discount Farmers Market Coupons. To be eligible, individuals must be 60 years of age or older AND have a monthly income at or below $1,872/single, $2,538/couple, $3,204/...

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Posted on: August 20, 2018

Backpack & School Supply Giveaway (6th-8th Grade)

Dumont Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing Care in partnership with The New Rochelle Youth Bureau are hosting the first annual Backpack & School Supply Giveaway for New Rochelle residents currently in 6th, 7th, and 8th grades.  This giveawa...

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Posted on: August 9, 2018

New Rochelle Youth Recognized for Summer Employment

The New Rochelle Youth Bureau hosted their annual Youth Employment Recognition Ceremony on Wednesday, August 8, 2018 in the Council Chambers at City Hall. Sixty-eight youth residents ages 14-21 were recognized and presented with certificates for their sum...

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Posted on: May 7, 2018

MBK New Rochelle Hosts 2nd Annual "Take a Student Ambassador to Work Day"

46 New Rochelle High School Students Placed in One-Day Externships throughout Westchester and Manhattan 

While thousands of students joined their Mom and Dad at work last Thursday, 46 New Rochelle High School students traveled to 16 different work...

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Posted on: March 15, 2018

City Launches North Avenue Outreach Program

After the overwhelming success of a three-week pilot program aimed at improving the flow of afterschool students walking along North Avenue and promoting positive behaviors, the New Rochelle Youth Bureau has received funding to continue through the end of...

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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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