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Posted on: May 4, 2022

First-Time Homebuyers Program

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Need a down payment for your first home? We have a NEW #DownPaymentAssistanceProgram to help first-time, low- and moderate-income homebuyers purchase and build equity in a single-family house, co-op, or condo!

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Posted on: September 7, 2017

Volunteer Opportunities

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Find out how you can make a difference in New Rochelle!

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Posted on: November 13, 2023

Attract new clients with a social media strategy!

Attract New Clients With a Social Media Strategy

Join WEDC, WBC Westchester and the City of New Rochelle for an exciting and informative workshop designed to equip you with the latest strategies and platforms in the ever-evolving world of social media.   

Whether you're a small...

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Posted on: March 31, 2023

Second Round of ARPA Grant Funding Opens April 1

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In continued support of local businesses and not-for-profits as pandemic recovery continues, the City of New Rochelle will open a Second Tranche of ARPA grant funding on April 1. 

The $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, signed into law...

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Posted on: June 8, 2023

Mobile City Hall

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From June through October, the Office of the City Clerk will be hosting Mobile City Halls at a number of City events.

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Posted on: April 12, 2023

TagNR Community Tag Sale- Saturday April 29

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Spring cleaning your closets, garage, attic? Turn your giveaways into cash at the City of New Rochelle’s first annual TagNR Community Tag Sale on Saturday April 29 at City Hall from 11AM to 4PM. 

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Posted on: February 22, 2024

Affordable Housing Open House- March 7

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The City of New Rochelle is excited to host an Affordable Housing Open House to present new local housing opportunities on Thursday, March 7, 2024 in the Rotunda in City Hall, located at 515 North Avenue, New Rochelle, NY 10801, from 4:00 to 8:00 pm. Open...

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City News
Posted on: February 15, 2024

New Rochelle City Manager Unveils 2024 Work Plan Outlining Key City Priorities

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New Rochelle City Manager Kathleen Gill this week released the second annual City of New Rochelle Work Plan for 2024 providing a detailed roadmap of specific initiatives outlined in New Rochelle’s 2024 Adopted Budget. This plan outlines projects...

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City News
Posted on: February 6, 2024

Skating Rink and Winter Carnival at Lincoln Park for Mid-Winter Break

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The City of New Rochelle will bring the magic of outdoor skating to Lincoln Park for the mid-winter vacation week, with a giant pop-up rink taking center court. The rink – packing even more wintertime fun at three times the size of the popular r...

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City News
Posted on: January 31, 2024

Justice Ambassadors Youth Council Launched

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The New Rochelle Community Justice Center (NRCJC), in partnership with the Center for Justice Innovation and Columbia University’s Center for Justice, announced the launch of the Justice Ambassadors Youth Council, a new fellowship program that a...

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City News
Posted on: February 12, 2024

Winter Storm Warning- February 13

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NewRoAlert sent 2/12/24: 

A Winter Storm Warning is in effect for our area, with accumulating snow beginning early tomorrow morning along with gusty winds. For your safety, please avoid unnecessary travel.

Before the storm, if possible, please park...

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City News
Posted on: January 1, 2024

2024 Inauguration

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New Mayor and Council Sworn In

Newly-elected Mayor Yadira Ramos-Herbert and City Council Members were inaugurated on Monday, January 1. 

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Contact information for the Mayor and City Council is available on the City website ...

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City News
Posted on: December 5, 2023

Opportunity Youth Part Initiative (OYP) 3rd Anniversary Celebration

Westchester County Exec George Latimer, Westchester District Attorney Mimi Rocah, and Former Federal Judge Karen Friedman Note OYP’s Positive Impact in The Region

City Court ceremony recognized achievements of 8 All Start participants; City Manag...

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City News
Posted on: December 20, 2023

New Year's Kick-off Party

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Celebrate the arrival of 2024 at the City of New Rochelle’s “New Year’s Kick-Off Party” at Anderson Plaza on December 31st , featuring live music, food and drinks, and a live video-screening of the annual b...

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City News
Posted on: December 14, 2023

December Council Meeting Highlights

Three retiring members of Council

The New Rochelle City Council finished their legislative calendar with votes on a number of items, end-of-year remarks, and farewells to retiring colleagues.

The Council voted unanimously to adopt the budget for Fiscal Year 2024. The $305.8 million budget,...

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City News
Posted on: November 28, 2023

Free 2 Hour Holiday Parking December 1-31

In continuation of both a holiday tradition and as a part of the overall efforts to promote holiday shopping in New Rochelle, the City is offering free two-hour parking in the following municipal surface lots beginning Friday, December 1, 2023 through and...

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City News
Posted on: November 27, 2023

Holiday Market Opens at the New Rochelle Train Station

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The City of New Rochelle’s annual Holiday Market opened at the city’s train station on Black Friday, November 24th, featuring more than 60 local vendors, with the majority of them being minority- and women-owned businesses (MWBEs). The market includes a m...

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City News
Posted on: November 14, 2023

Veterans Day 2023

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The 2023 Veterans Day Ceremony was held at American Legion Post 8 on Saturday, November 11.

The ceremony featured remarks by Steve Alpert, author of "Women in Uniform", who presented a work of art to the Post. Tom Riley of the Tunnel to Towers Fo...

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City News
Posted on: November 14, 2023

59th Annual Thanksgiving Parade- Saturday November 18

The New Rochelle Chamber of Commerce together with the City of New Rochelle proudly announces the 2023 Grand Marshal of the New Rochelle Thanksgiving Parade, Minister Mark McLean. Minister McLean will have the honor of leading the 59th Annual Thanksgiving...

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City News
Posted on: November 13, 2023

Veolia Water Main Replacement Project Begins 11/15

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Beginning Wednesday, November 15, the local water company Veolia will begin work on Webster Avenue to upgrade their water distribution system. 

Work will begin just south of the intersection of Mayflower Avenue and proceed one section at a time do...

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Posted on: November 3, 2023

City Celebrates Hispanic and Italian Heritages

In commemoration of National Hispanic Heritage Month September 15-October 15 and Italian Heritage Month October 1-31, two events hosted at City Hall paid homage to the legacy and achievements of these vibrant communities.  

 Hispanic Heri...

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City News
Posted on: October 27, 2023

Travel Advisory for North Avenue Bridge Starting Oct. 30

NEW YORK STATE THRUWAY ADVISORY FOR WORK BEGINNING OCTOBER 30:

  • Two Lanes in Each Direction to be Closed on I-95 At Night To Safely Facilitate Work Activities
  • North Avenue Bridge to Be Reduced to One-Way Alternating Traffic Overnight
  • Multiple Traffic Stoppage...
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City News
Posted on: October 25, 2023

CGR Report on Police Oversight

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Posted on: October 19, 2023

2024 Proposed Budget Released

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New Rochelle City Manager Kathleen Gill this week released her proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2024 one month earlier than in prior years, setting the stage for increased transparency and public engagement in the budget review process.  The $305....

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City News
Posted on: October 13, 2023

Stormwater Mitigation Program Addresses Citywide Drainage Issues

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In 2022, the City of New Rochelle undertook a citywide drainage analysis spanning six critical watersheds. This expansive project, which included assistance and input from the local community, identified and studied flood-prone locations across the City t...

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City News
Posted on: October 13, 2023

Partnership with NCADD-Westchester will Equip New Rochelle Community with Knowledge and Tools

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In a continued effort to combat the rising concerns of addiction, drug overdose and related mental health incidents within the community, the City has partnered with the National Council of Addiction and Drug Dependency (NCADD)-Westchester to provide reso...

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City News
Posted on: October 3, 2023

City of New Rochelle Celebrates Grand Opening of New Rochelle Forward Vocational Training Space

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The City of New Rochelle celebrated the grand opening of New Rochelle Forward, a local and minority-focused vocational training program and facility located at 173 Huguenot Street in downtown New Rochelle. Created in partnership with Soulful Synergy, this...

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City News
Posted on: October 4, 2023

New Rochelle Achieves NYS Climate Smart Community Bronze Certification

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The City of New Rochelle is proud to have received Certification as a Bronze-level Climate Smart Community (CSC), in recognition of the City’s ongoing commitment to meet the economic, social and environmental challenges posed by climate change a...

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City News
Posted on: October 3, 2023

Apply Now for the New Rochelle Firefighter Exam

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Interested in becoming a New Rochelle firefighter? If you can take the heat, join us!  

Applications are now being accepted for the Firefighter exam to be held on Saturday, December 2. Applications will be accepted until Friday, October 27 at 4PM ...

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City News
Posted on: October 3, 2023

Report flooding damages to Westchester County

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In coordination with the New York State Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services, Westchester County is coordinating an Initial Damage Assessment to collect data related to storm-related loss.  Residents and business impacted by the S...

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City News
Posted on: September 28, 2023

New Rochelle Welcomes HUD Regional Director and Interagency Partners to Advance Climate Resiliance

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New Rochelle Welcomes HUD Regional Director Alicka Ampry-Samuel and Federal and State Interagency Partners to Advance Climate Resilience

The City of New Rochelle administration was honored to welcome HUD Regional Director Alicka Ampry-Samuel and her team a...

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City News
Posted on: September 25, 2023

Deadline for Atelier Application Extended

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The Atelier at Westchester Place housing application deadline has been extended from Thursday, September 28  to Monday, October 16, 2023.  Interested?  To learn more and to complete the application, please go to the Housing Acti...

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City News
Posted on: September 26, 2023

ArtsFest 2023 Set for Thursday, October 19th to Sunday, Oct. 22nd

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an exciting weekend-long celebration of the arts -- will take place in New Rochelle and surrounding communities from Thursday, October 19th through Sunday, October 22nd. This year’s theme is storytelling through the arts, an idea that will be amplified th...

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City News
Posted on: September 21, 2023

New Rochelle Launches "Community Conversations" on Substance Abuse, Mental Health

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Monthly meetings bring information, resources to neighborhoods around the City 

This past June, the City of New Rochelle took a proactive step in combating the opioid and drug crisis with a community fair and forum at Montefiore New Rochelle&r...

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City News
Posted on: October 2, 2023

Storm Recovery- Oct. 2 Update

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This is the City of New Rochelle with a storm recovery update for Monday, October 2.

Our Public Works crews continue their work of clearing debris from roadways and drains. This week will follow a normal garbage and trash collection schedule. However, to a...

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City News
Posted on: October 2, 2023

New Rochelle Police Department Cadet Program Now Accepting Applications

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The New Rochelle Police Department is proud to announce a new Cadet Program, and youth residents ages 14-17 are invited to apply. 

The Cadet Program offers participants a comprehensive introduction to law enforcement and their local Police Departm...

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City News
Posted on: September 30, 2023

Storm Recovery- Sept. 30 Update

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New Ro Alert call sent 9/30:

This is the City of New Rochelle with a storm recovery update.

As you know, yesterday’s torrential rain heavily impacted neighborhoods in New Rochelle and across the entire region.

As recovery resources for homeowners a...

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City News
Posted on: September 29, 2023

Flooding Alert

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This is a storm update from the City of New Rochelle. Heavy rain has already fallen in our area, and additional rain is expected that will continue to cause flooding issues throughout the City. The City has declared a local State of Emergency. Please avoi...

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City News
Posted on: September 22, 2023

Queen City of the Sound International Jazz Festival

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Global Jazz Community, in partnership with the City of New Rochelle and The New Rochelle Industrial Development Agency, presents "The 3rd Annual Queen City of The Sound International Jazz Festival" in New Rochelle, NY

A revival of Jazz has emerge...

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City News
Posted on: September 22, 2023

TRAFFIC ADVISORY: North Ave. Bridge overpass closed this weekend from 9PM Fri through 9AM Sat

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Emergency water main work is scheduled for tonight with the potential of extending another day, 9PM Saturday through 9AM Sunday.

Southbound traffic on North Avenue will be detoured at Lockwood Avenue. Northbound traffic will be diverted to Garden Street, a...

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City News
Posted on: August 25, 2023

Monroe College to Host 9/11 Day of Service Event

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NEW ROCHELLE IS ONE OF 11 CITIES SELECTED NATIONWIDE FOR “FEED THE FUNNEL” PROGRAM. MONROE COLLEGE COMMUNITY, CITY RESIDENTS, AND LOCAL VOLUNTEERS PARTNER WITH FEEDING WESTCHESTER TO DISTRIBUTE PACKED MEALS LOCALLY.

The City of New Rochelle, in partnership...

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City News
Posted on: September 5, 2023

WESTCHESTER COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT ISSUES HEAT ADVISORY

With extreme heat and humidity expected, and air temperatures anticipated to remain above 90 degrees on Tuesday and Wednesday, the Westchester County Health Department is issuing a heat advisory. As humidity and temperatures rise, residents should avoid s...

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City News
Posted on: September 1, 2023

September Reminders

City Update

In observance of Labor Day, City offices will be closed on Monday, September 4th.

The Department Parks and Recreation reminds residents that this is the last weekend to enjoy summer swimming. Lincoln Pool and Hudson Park Beach will officially be closed aft...

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City News
Posted on: August 30, 2023

The New Rochelle IDA Announced as Presenting Sponsor for the 10th New Rochelle Street Fair

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The highly anticipated 10th Annual New Rochelle Street Fair is just around the corner, promising a day of excitement, entertainment, and celebration for all. This year, the New Rochelle Street Fair Committee is proud to announce The New Rochelle Industria...

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Posted on: August 23, 2023

Citywide Summer Sendoff- Saturday, August 26

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The City of New Rochelle, in collaboration with local community organizations, is thrilled to announce the highly anticipated Summer Sendoff event, a grand celebration to bid farewell to the sun-soaked season and welcome the new school year. Mark your cal...

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City News
Posted on: August 1, 2023

Applications now available for "New Rochelle Forward" vocational training program

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“New Rochelle Forward”, a local and minority-focused vocational training program, is designed to train and help participants effectively compete for the opportunities created by the unprecedented development boom in the City. The progr...

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Posted on: July 28, 2023

NRPD Invites the Community to National Night Out at Police Headquarters, Tuesday August 1

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In celebration of National Night Out, the New Rochelle Police Department welcomes the community to their headquarters on Tuesday, August 1. This annual event will feature an evening of fun at NRPD headquarters including equipment and K-9 demonstrations, f...

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City News
Posted on: July 28, 2023

Applications Open for Workforce Housing at The Renaissance at Lincoln Park

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Applications are now open for the affordable housing lottery at The Renaissance at Lincoln Park featuring 178 workforce apartments. An information session will be held on Tuesday, August 1 from 6-8 PM at St. Catherine AME Zion Church, 19 Lincoln Avenue an...

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City News
Posted on: July 27, 2023

Lighted Boat Parade Showcases Long Island Sound, Boating Community

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Join the boating community for some midsummer night festivities at the Lighted Boat Parade on Saturday, July 29 beginning at 8:30 PM (rain date: July 30). This annual event celebrates the City of New Rochelle’s beautiful waterfront and public pa...

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City News
Posted on: July 7, 2023

A Much-Anticipated Year Two for New Rochelle’s "Taste of Union Avenue"

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The City of New Rochelle, in collaboration with the Hispanic American Advisory Committee, is pleased to present the second annual "Taste of Union Avenue" event. This vibrant celebration of New Rochelle’s diverse Latin American communit...

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City News
Posted on: June 20, 2023

New Rochelle Launches ClimateReadyNR Community-wide Climate Vulnerability Assessment

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New Rochelle, NY (June 20, 2023) – The City of New Rochelle is launching Climate Ready NR, an assessment of the climate vulnerabilities experienced in our community  with the goal of increasing resiliency to the hazards and detrimental ...

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Posted on: June 30, 2023

New Rochelle Launches “Commute-a ti" Program, Livening the Train Station Experience

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New Rochelle, NY, June 22, 2023 – To enhance convenience, enjoyment, and community engagement at the train station, the City of New Rochelle is thrilled to launch ‘Commute-a ti’, an innovative program and experience for both ...

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City News
Posted on: July 7, 2023

Bastille Day Celebrations Include Flag Raising Ceremony, Jazz Concerts

The New Rochelle Sister City Committee is pleased to welcome the community to a series of events celebrating Bastille Day and City’s partnership with La Rochelle France:

  • Friday, July 14th at 9:30 AM, City Hall: Flag raising and Jazz ensemble

Join C...

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City News
Posted on: July 13, 2023

North Ave. Bridge- One Lane Friday, Monday

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North Avenue over I-95 in the City of New Rochelle, NY will be reduced to one lane TOMORROW and MONDAY from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. to facilitate construction of the new bridge. New Rochelle Police will alternate directions of traffic thru the work zone.

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City News
Posted on: July 3, 2023

July is Parks and Recreation Month!

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A month of activities celebrate July as Parks and Recreation Month! Ongoing and special events fill the calendar:  

Swimming & Sunbathing Lincoln Park Pool opens for the season the weekend of July 4th. Pool pass required. Hudson Park ...

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City News
Posted on: June 23, 2023

Opioid Forum and Fair Brings Information, Resources to Community

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On June 22, 2023 the City of New Rochelle took a proactive step in combating the opioid and drug crisis with a community fair and forum. The event, held at Montefiore New Rochelle’s HETI Conference Center, brought together residents and local an...

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City News
Posted on: June 30, 2023

July 4th “Spark the Sound” Independence Day Fireworks by Grucci

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Celebrate the July 4th holiday with a viewing of the grand fireworks display at the New Rochelle waterfront. Produced and sponsored by the famous Grucci family, the City of  New Rochelle’s annual “Spark the Sound” extravaganza will start at 9:00 ...

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City News
Posted on: June 29, 2023

NRFD Celebrates Station 2 Centennial with Ceremony, Block Party

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The New Rochelle Fire Department welcomed the community to celebrate the milestone centennial Anniversary of Fire Station 2 at 170 Webster Avenue on Sunday, June 25. The event featured remarks by Fire Chief & Commissioner Andy Sandor, Station 2 Captai...

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Posted on: June 22, 2023

NRFD Celebrates 100th Anniversary of Station 2 on June 25 with a Ceremony, Block Party

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The New Rochelle Fire Department welcomes the community to celebrate the milestone centennial Anniversary of Fire Station 2 at 170 Webster Avenue on Sunday, June 25 from 10AM to 2:30 PM. The event will kick off at 10AM with remarks by Fire Chief/Commissio...

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City News
Posted on: June 16, 2023

First Annual Pride Festival Celebrated Unity, Inclusivity

New Rochelle’s first Pride Festival, held downtown on June 10th in Ruby Dee Park and adjacent Lawton Street, attracted a diverse and enthusiastic crowd celebrating unity and inclusivity. Coinciding with the City’s ongoing Summer Sizzle...

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City News
Posted on: June 16, 2023

Opioid Forum and Resource Fair

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On June 22, 2023 the City of New Rochelle will bring the community together to discuss the opioid and drug crisis in New Rochelle. Residents will hear from local and area nonprofits about what resources are available and where to get help. 

The Op...

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City News
Posted on: June 12, 2023

Juneteenth Celebration at City Hall- Monday June 19

TLPC JUNETEENTH CELEBRATION 2023: HISTORY OUT LOUD! 

Monday, June 19 from Noon-6PM

Main Stage – City Hall Lawn

  • Bokandeye African American Dance Theater
  • Santiago Moyano y La Orquestra
  • Ray Blue & Ensemble
  • Shunzo Ohno Metamorphosis Ensemble
  • Ch...
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City News
Posted on: June 8, 2023

Mobile City Hall

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From June through October, the Office of the City Clerk will be hosting Mobile City Halls at a number of City events.

City News
Posted on: June 12, 2023

NRPD Promotions Ceremony

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The New Rochelle Police Department held a promotions ceremony on Friday, June 9 at New Rochelle City Hall. Congratulations to the following members:

Promoted to Sergeant

Det. Terrence Fudge

PO. Michael Dassler

Promoted to Detective 

P.O. Steven Conn

P....

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City News
Posted on: June 1, 2023

Juneteenth Events!

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TLPC and the City of New Rochelle Team Up for Juneteenth Celebration - History Out Loud!

 The Lincoln Park Conservancy and the City of New Rochelle will present a series of events to celebrate Juneteenth 2023. "History Out Loud!" events ...

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City News
Posted on: June 7, 2023

Air Quality Health Advisory

City Newsflash Update

This robocall was sent out citywide on 6/7 at 2pm. 

As you have probably noticed, air quality here in New Rochelle throughout the entire northeast has been severely impacted by wildfires in Canada. Conditions may remain poor for several days.&...

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City News
Posted on: June 6, 2023

Pride Takes Center Stage at New Rochelle Summer Sizzle Concert Series

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The City of New Rochelle is proud to announce its first annual New Rochelle Pride Festival, which kicks off in downtown Ruby Dee Park and adjacent Lawton Street on June 10th from 2:00 pm to 9:00 pm. The Pride Celebration will coincide with the Ci...

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City News
Posted on: May 26, 2023

Children’s Fishing Derby Set for June

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Get ready to cast your line and catch some fish at New Rochelle Parks and Recreation's Annual Children's Fishing Derby! The event will be held at Twin Lakes of Huguenot Parks (in front of New Rochelle High School) on Saturday, June 3rd, 2023 from 9am-11:3...

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Posted on: May 25, 2023

Upcoming events and activities

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NewRoAlert update sent May 25:

This is the City of New Rochelle with information about upcoming events and activities. 

New Rochelle observes Memorial Day this Monday, with a ceremony on Main Street at Memorial Highway, starting at 10:30am, followe...

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City News
Posted on: May 25, 2023

Seacord Park Playground Upgraded

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William H. Seacord was an employee of the Department of Public Works, who tragically passed away in 1977 at the age of 41 while on the job. Known as a hard and loyal worker and very well-liked by his friends and family, many advocated for the naming of so...

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Posted on: May 25, 2023

Allstate Ventures Breaks Ground on 33 Westchester Place

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Allstate Ventures, joined by New Rochelle City Manager Kathleen Gill, Mayor Noam Bramson, Development Commissioner Adam Salgado, City Council Member Ivar Hyden, building architect Fogarty Finger’s Chris Fogarty and John Zimmer, and representatives from pr...

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Posted on: May 18, 2023

Memorial Day Ceremonies

The City of New Rochelle Veterans Advisory Committee will hold a series of ceremonies on Monday, May 29 honoring the brave members of the military who gave their lives in service to our country. All welcome to attend at 10:30 AM at Memorial Plaza ...

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City News
Posted on: May 12, 2023

Hope Not Handcuffs- Hudson Valley, is seeking volunteer Angels!

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The New Rochelle Police Department is partnering with Hope Not Handcuffs  -Hudson Valley to help people struggling with addiction. We look forward to soon being able to offer this resource to our community and open our front door as a first step ...

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Posted on: May 12, 2023

Planning Partner Selected for Transformation of Downtown Transit Center

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Brooklyn-based FXCollaborative selected to re-envision the busiest Metro-North station in the region; following a design process which includes community outreach, project will create a vibrant pedest...

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City News
Posted on: May 10, 2023

Sponsorship Opportunities Available for the 10th Annual New Rochelle Street Fair

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Sponsorship opportunities are now available for the 10th Annual New Rochelle Street Fair, which will take place on Sunday, September 10 from 11AM to 5PM at New Rochelle City Hall (515 North Ave). 

The New Rochelle Street Fair, draws thousands to t...

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City News
Posted on: May 2, 2023

Veolia begins hydrant flushing in New Rochelle

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May 2, 2023 notice from VEOLIA:

Over the next several weeks, Veolia crews will be flushing fire hydrants and blow offs in the City of New Rochelle. This work will be performed between the hours of 7:30 am and 4 pm. Workers will be carrying company...

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City News
Posted on: May 1, 2023

New Rochelle Celebrates Arbor Day with Tree Plantings

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The City of New Rochelle, joined by New Rochelle High School science students and nursery school students from the Pre-School Learning Center, observed Arbor Day by planting two red maple trees at Huguenot Park.

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Posted on: April 28, 2023

'Invest In Our Planet!’ - New Rochelle Hosts Inaugural 'SustainableNR' Earth Day Festival

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New Rochelle celebrated Earth Month as a community holding its inaugural 'SustainableNR' festival for residents and visitors, showcasing a themed marketplace with community gardens, green businesses, non-profits, crafters, artists, music and offerings fro...

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Posted on: April 28, 2023

City of New Rochelle Honors Sanitation Crew G-31 with Employee Recognition Award

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Throughout the City of New Rochelle, the Department of Public Works’  sanitation crews work tirelessly to support the community, collecting more than 28,000 tons of trash as well as 2200 tons commingled and 3400 tons paper recycling annually from...

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City News
Posted on: April 24, 2023

Re-opening of Anderson Plaza Continues the Transformation of Downtown New Rochelle

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The City of New Rochelle has concluded its revival of Anderson Plaza, reopening this public space in the heart of the downtown with a new and innovative array of uses for residents, small businesses, and visitors to enjoy. 

A celebratory ribbon cu...

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Posted on: April 14, 2023

April events and opportunities

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This is the City of New Rochelle with news about upcoming events and opportunities. 

Next week are the final two of six meetings to discuss neighborhood flood mitigation, with a focus on the watersheds for Stephenson Brook on April 17 and the Shel...

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City News
Posted on: April 12, 2023

TagNR Community Tag Sale- Saturday April 29

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Spring cleaning your closets, garage, attic? Turn your giveaways into cash at the City of New Rochelle’s first annual TagNR Community Tag Sale on Saturday April 29 at City Hall from 11AM to 4PM. 

TagNR Community Tag Sale will take place ...

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City News
Posted on: March 31, 2023

Second Round of ARPA Grant Funding Opens April 1

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In continued support of local businesses and not-for-profits as pandemic recovery continues, the City of New Rochelle will open a Second Tranche of ARPA grant funding on April 1. 

The $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, signed into law...

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City News
Posted on: March 30, 2023

Additional Tax Exemptions Approved

Eligibility levels increased for senior citizens, persons with disabilities

Property tax discount for local volunteer firefighters/ambulance workers

 At their March meeting, the City Council approved two resolutions that would reduce the tax burden...

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City News
Posted on: March 30, 2023

Yard Waste Collection Begins April 3

The Department of Public Works, Bureau of Streets and Highways will begin Yard Waste Collection on Monday, April 3, 2023. Residents are reminded that in order to be collected, yard waste must be placed at the curb by 7 a.m. (6am during summer months) on t...

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City News
Posted on: March 15, 2023

New Rochelle Parks Clean-up Weekend Returns April 22, 23

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Residents and park-goers are encouraged to support the cleanup of their neighborhood 

NEW ROCHELLE, NY – March 15, 2023 – Volunteer New York! and the City of New Rochelle Parks and Recreation Department are teaming up on Saturday, April 2...

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City News
Posted on: March 31, 2023

New Rochelle Celebrates Women's History Month With Community Brunch and Programming

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Wednesday morning, celebrating Women’s History Month and the incredible impact of the city’s female leaders and community members, the City of New Rochelle teamed up with the City’s Hispanic American Advisory Committee, the African American Advisory Commi...

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Posted on: March 31, 2023

March news in brief

Highlights from the New Rochelle City Council Committee of the Whole and Regular Legislative meetings

Greenhouse Gas Inventory Presentation

A comprehensive analysis of greenhouse gas emissions from 2019 and 2020 show reductions in three important sectors: r...

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City News
Posted on: March 30, 2023

Alternate Side Enforcement Resumes April 1

Enforcement of alternate side of the street parking restrictions will resume Citywide on April 1. Please observe posted signs and relocate vehicles to allow for street sweeping. 

 

City News
Posted on: March 1, 2023

First-Time Homebuyers Down Payment Assistance Program Outreach Continues with March Info Sessions

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As part of its ongoing commitment to provide qualified low-to-moderate income New Rochelle residents with down payment assistance, the City of New Rochelle has partnered with Westchester Residential Opportunities to offer training and support to prospecti...

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City News
Posted on: March 9, 2023

Mayor Bramson Delivers State of the City Address

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Mayor Noam Bramson delivered his final State of the City Address on Thursday, March 9 at New Rochelle City Hall. Lauding New Rochelle’s progress on economic, environmental, and social challenges, Bramson said his city was now &ldq...

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Posted on: March 8, 2023

March 16 OPEN HOUSE for Youth Summer Employment

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New Rochelle youth and young adults are encouraged to apply for summer positions through the New Rochelle Youth Bureau’s Summer Employment Programs. Each program operates 20 or 25 hours per week for six weeks during July and August and pays $15.00 per hou...

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City News
Posted on: March 6, 2023

NYS Thruway Authority Travel Advisory for North Avenue Bridge

-New traffic pattern starting Wedns. March 8 will reduce traffic to one travel lane in each direction

-Trucks with Four or More Axles Are Required Follow Posted Detour

Pedestrian/Bicycle Detour Will Utilize Existing Walkway Over I-95

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Posted on: March 3, 2023

Upcoming March events

This is the City of New Rochelle with information about upcoming opportunities and events.

On Saturday and Monday, please join our planning staff at two LINC Design Workshops, and help us envision a new park along Memorial Highway. Saturday’s wor...

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New Rochelle Hosts First Lunar New Year Lantern Ceremony

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The City of New Rochelle is proud to announce its inaugural Lunar New Year Lantern Ceremony, taking place on Saturday, February 24 from 5pm to 7pm at New Rochelle City Hall, 515 North Avenue. In celebration of the Year of the Dragon, City Hall’s...

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Community News
Posted on: February 14, 2024

FEMA Assistance Available for Eligible Private Non-Profits for Sept. Flooding

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Hospitals, houses of worship and private non-profit schools as well as state and local governments affected by the severe storm and flooding of September 28-30 may be eligible for the FEMA Public Assistance program that reimburses eligible expenses. Find ...

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Community News
Posted on: February 6, 2024

Westchester Community College Native Plant Sales, Educational Classes and Conference

The Westchester Community College Native Plant Center pre-sale is now open for orders. Please click on the link for information about the sale, the annual Spring Landscape Conference to be held Monday March 11th, and to view a great schedule of Spring cla...

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Posted on: November 13, 2023

Home Energy Assistance Program Opens

The New York State Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance today announced that applications for home heating assistance will be accepted beginning on Wednesday, November 1, throughout the state. The Home Energy Assistance Program, or HEAP, can prov...

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Posted on: September 26, 2023

ArtsFest 2023 Set for Thursday, October 19th to Sunday, Oct. 22nd

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an exciting weekend-long celebration of the arts -- will take place in New Rochelle and surrounding communities from Thursday, October 19th through Sunday, October 22nd. This year’s theme is storytelling through the arts, an idea that will be am...

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Community News
Posted on: September 22, 2023

New Rochelle Public Library to Host Emergency Preparedness Program

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The New York National Guard in collaboration with the Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services (DHSES), will present a New York State Citizen Preparedness Corps Emergency Preparedness Workshop on Tuesday, September 26, at 6:00 pm at the New Ro...

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Community News
Posted on: August 28, 2023

Bee-Line Bus System Fall Service Change

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(White Plains, NY) – Westchester County Executive George Latimer announced service changes to several routes on the county’s Bee-Line bus system to meet ridership demand and improve service efficiency.  

Beginning Tues...

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Community News
Posted on: August 25, 2023

Monroe College to Host 9/11 Day of Service Event

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NEW ROCHELLE IS ONE OF 11 CITIES SELECTED NATIONWIDE FOR “FEED THE FUNNEL” PROGRAM. MONROE COLLEGE COMMUNITY, CITY RESIDENTS, AND LOCAL VOLUNTEERS PARTNER WITH FEEDING WESTCHESTER TO DISTRIBUTE PACKED MEALS LOCALLY.

The City of New Rochelle, in partnership...

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Community News
Posted on: August 4, 2023

Supplies needed for Back to School Bash

Supplies needed for Back to School Bash, call 914-235-3736 for more info.

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Community News
Posted on: July 7, 2023

Bastille Day Celebrations Include Flag Raising Ceremony, Jazz Concerts

The New Rochelle Sister City Committee is pleased to welcome the community to a series of events celebrating Bastille Day and City’s partnership with La Rochelle France:

  • Friday, July 14th at 9:30 AM, City Hall: Flag raising and Jazz ense...
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Community News
Posted on: June 22, 2023

NRCA Announces Dates for Free Summer Sounds Concert Series

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Sunny days, shorts and flip flops – it’s starting to feel like summer, and with the warmer weather comes the return of the Summer Sounds Concert Series to New Rochelle. 

The beloved series of free concerts kicks off June 28th a...

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Community News
Posted on: June 21, 2023

New Rochelle Farmers Market Returns To Downtown New Rochelle at the New Anderson Plaza

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The New Rochelle Farmers Market will be returning to Downtown New Rochelle in a brand new location and on a new day. Beginning on June 25th, the New Rochelle Downtown Farmers Market will be held on Sundays from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm through October ...

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Community News
Posted on: June 16, 2023

Opioid Forum and Resource Fair

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On June 22, 2023 the City of New Rochelle will bring the community together to discuss the opioid and drug crisis in New Rochelle. Residents will hear from local and area nonprofits about what resources are available and where to get help. 

The Op...

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Community News
Posted on: June 1, 2023

Juneteenth Events!

TLPC and the City of New Rochelle Team Up for Juneteenth Celebration - History Out Loud!

 The Lincoln Park Conservancy and the City of New Rochelle will present a series of events to celebrate Juneteenth 2023. "History Out Loud!" events ...

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Community News
Posted on: June 1, 2023

Hurricane Season Underway- Be Prepared

Today marks the first day of the Atlantic hurricane season, which will run until November 30. 

NEWS BRIEF FROM WESTCHESTER COUNTY:

With hurricane season officially under way, County Executive George Latimer is urging residents to review their emerg...

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Community News
Posted on: May 26, 2023

The New Rochelle Downtown BID Invites Everyone to “Bloom & Grow in New Rochelle Downtown”

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New Rochelle Downtown Business Improvement District (NRBID), announces the third annual Bloom & Grow Restaurant Week and Programs taking place from Friday June 9 through Friday June 16. The week-long event, which includes plant and floral essence-them...

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Community News
Posted on: May 18, 2023

Memorial Day Ceremonies

The City of New Rochelle Veterans Advisory Committee will hold a series of ceremonies on Monday, May 29 honoring the brave members of the military who gave their lives in service to our country. All welcome to attend at 10:30 AM at Memorial Plaza ...

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Community News
Posted on: April 13, 2023

Call for Poets

Call for Entries: Poetry   

Deadline: May 31, 2023

 RXR Development Services, in conjunction with Outside the Lines Consulting, invites poets in the tri-state region to submit proposals for the creation of a poem to honor the Ensl...

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Community News
Posted on: April 7, 2023

Exceptional Local Teen Named "Youth of the Year" by Boys & Girls Club of New Rochelle

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Selected among four outstanding local teens, Vianney Godinez has been named the 2023 Youth of the Year by Boys & Girls Club of New Rochelle (BGCNR). The Youth of the Year title is a prestigious honor bestowed upon ...

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Community News
Posted on: April 18, 2023

Registration is now open for Westchester County Parks Pickleball Tournament

Join the Pickleball craze! Registration is now open for the Westchester County Parks Pickleball Tournament to be held on Saturday, June 3, at 9 a.m. at Tibbets Brook Park in Yonkers. 

Westchester County Executive George Latimer said, “Pi...

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Community News
Posted on: April 5, 2023

Songcatchers Volunteer Selected for Prestigious VolunteerNY “Volunteer Spirit” Award

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February 17, 2023 – Songcatchers’ alumna and current youth instructor, Ariana Barrios, has been selected to receive the prestigious 2023 “Education and Literacy” Volunteer Spirit Award from Volunteer New York at the...

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Community News
Posted on: March 8, 2023

Community Invited to Play Mini Golf in the Stacks at The New Rochelle Public Library

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The New Rochelle Public Library, 1 Library Plaza,  will double as a mini golf course this Saturday, March 11, 2023. The public is invited to drop in to play a round of golf anytime between 10:00 am and 3:30 pm. The library will also be open for b...

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Community News
Posted on: March 3, 2022

Westchester County to Host COVID Commemoration Ceremony

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To commemorate the two-year anniversary of Westchester County's first confirmed coronavirus case, a ceremony will be held in the main lobby of the Michaelian Office Building.

Thursday, March 3 

2 p.m. 

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Posted on: July 13, 2023

Artist Submissions Wanted for Exhibit at New Rochelle Train Station

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New Rochelle’s new “Commute-a ti” initiative at the New Rochelle Train Station is thrilled to announce a call for artists for their upcoming exhibit “Community in New Rochelle”. This exhibition aims to sho...

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Posted on: July 12, 2023

Commute-a ti Livens New Rochelle Train Station Experience

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New Rochelle, NY, June 22, 2023 – To enhance convenience, enjoyment, and community engagement at the train station, the City of New Rochelle is thrilled to launch ‘Commute-a ti’, an innovative program and experience for both ...

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News Flash

Posted on: March 3, 2022

Westchester County to Host COVID Commemoration Ceremony

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To commemorate the two-year anniversary of Westchester County's first confirmed coronavirus case, a ceremony will be held in the main lobby of the Michaelian Office Building.

Thursday, March 3 

2 p.m. 

Michaelian Office Building &a...

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Posted on: November 28, 2023

Free 2 Hour Holiday Parking December 1-31

In continuation of both a holiday tradition and as a part of the overall efforts to promote holiday shopping in New Rochelle, the City is offering free two-hour parking in the following municipal surface lots beginning Friday, December 1, 2023 through and...

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Development
Posted on: October 13, 2023

New Rochelle Resident Achieves Homeownership through City’s Generous Down Payment Assistance Program

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DPAP provides 19% of home purchase price for first-time buyers, putting the housing market within reach for more residents 

Thanks to the City of New Rochelle’s innovative Down Payment Assistance Program (DPAP), a New Rochelle resident&a...

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Development
Posted on: October 3, 2023

City of New Rochelle Celebrates Grand Opening of New Rochelle Forward Vocational Training Space

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The City of New Rochelle celebrated the grand opening of New Rochelle Forward, a local and minority-focused vocational training program and facility located at 173 Huguenot Street in downtown New Rochelle. Created in partnership with Soulful Synergy, this...

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Development
Posted on: September 25, 2023

Deadline for Atelier Application Extended

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The Atelier at Westchester Place housing application deadline has been extended from Thursday, September 28  to Monday, October 16, 2023.  Interested?  To learn more and to complete the application, please go to the Housing Acti...

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Development
Posted on: July 28, 2023

Applications Open for Workforce Housing at The Renaissance at Lincoln Park

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Applications are now open for the affordable housing lottery at The Renaissance at Lincoln Park featuring 178 workforce apartments. An information session will be held on Tuesday, August 1 from 6-8 PM at St. Catherine AME Zion Church, 19 Lincoln Avenue an...

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Development
Posted on: July 7, 2023

A Much-Anticipated Year Two for New Rochelle’s "Taste of Union Avenue"

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The City of New Rochelle, in collaboration with the Hispanic American Advisory Committee, is pleased to present the second annual "Taste of Union Avenue" event. This vibrant celebration of New Rochelle’s diverse Latin American community takes pl...

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Development
Posted on: June 30, 2023

New Rochelle Launches “Commute-a ti" Program, Livening the Train Station Experience

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New Rochelle, NY, June 22, 2023 – To enhance convenience, enjoyment, and community engagement at the train station, the City of New Rochelle is thrilled to launch ‘Commute-a ti’, an innovative program and experience for both residents and visitors. Highli...

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Development
Posted on: June 12, 2023

CircuitNR Free Electric Shuttle Expands Coverage

Areas include south, east of downtown and to Hudson Park

 CircuitNR, New Rochelle’s complimentary, on-demand electric shuttle service, has expanded its service area. In addition to the popular routes in and around the downtown, the shuttle will no...

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Posted on: June 6, 2023

Pride Takes Center Stage at New Rochelle Summer Sizzle Concert Series

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The City of New Rochelle is proud to announce its first annual New Rochelle Pride Festival, which kicks off in downtown Ruby Dee Park and adjacent Lawton Street on June 10th from 2:00 pm to 9:00 pm. The Pride Celebration will coincide with the Ci...

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Development
Posted on: May 25, 2023

Allstate Ventures Breaks Ground on 33 Westchester Place

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Allstate Ventures, joined by New Rochelle City Manager Kathleen Gill, Mayor Noam Bramson, Development Commissioner Adam Salgado, City Council Member Ivar Hyden, building architect Fogarty Finger’s Chris Fogarty and John Zimmer, and representativ...

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Watch Ceremony Development
Posted on: May 19, 2023

LINC Update: Here's what we heard at the design workshops

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Workshop participants shared their insights and preferences on design choices across twelve elements, from plants and paths to playgrounds and adult fitness.

Development
Posted on: May 18, 2023

Downtown Transformation Continues with Opening of New Garage on Maple Ave.

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--New Rochelle increases parking opportunities in its Downtown by adding parking spaces at the newly constructed garage located at 25 Maple Avenue – 

Residents and visitors to New Rochelle’s downtown will now notice another exa...

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Development
Posted on: April 28, 2023

'Invest In Our Planet!’ - New Rochelle Hosts Inaugural 'SustainableNR' Earth Day Festival

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New Rochelle celebrated Earth Month as a community holding its inaugural 'SustainableNR' festival for residents and visitors, showcasing a themed marketplace with community gardens, green businesses, non-profits, crafters, artists, music...

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Posted on: April 24, 2023

Re-opening of Anderson Plaza Continues the Transformation of Downtown New Rochelle

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The City of New Rochelle has concluded its revival of Anderson Plaza, reopening this public space in the heart of the downtown with a new and innovative array of uses for residents, small businesses, and visitors to enjoy. 

A celebratory ribbon cu...

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Posted on: March 1, 2023

First-Time Homebuyers Down Payment Assistance Program Outreach Continues with March Info Sessions

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As part of its ongoing commitment to provide qualified low-to-moderate income New Rochelle residents with down payment assistance, the City of New Rochelle has partnered with Westchester Residential Opportunities to offer training and support to prospecti...

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Development

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Posted on: February 8, 2024

Temporary Tax Amnesty Program Extended

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Recognizing the ongoing financial impact of the COVID-19  pandemic, the City Council unanimously voted to extend until June 2024 a temporary amnesty program for struggling homeowners who have fallen into foreclosure status.  

The Tax Amne...

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Finance

News Flash

Posted on: October 26, 2023

2023 Awards and Promotions Ceremony

The New Rochelle Fire Department hosted their Awards and Promotion Ceremony on Wednesday, October 19 in the Council Chambers in City Hall. The ceremony started off by remembering those who lost their lives in the line of duty, and continued with the promo...

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Fire Department
Posted on: June 29, 2023

NRFD Celebrates Station 2 Centennial with Ceremony, Block Party

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The New Rochelle Fire Department welcomed the community to celebrate the milestone centennial Anniversary of Fire Station 2 at 170 Webster Avenue on Sunday, June 25. The event featured remarks by Fire Chief & Commissioner Andy Sandor, Station 2 Captai...

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Posted on: October 3, 2023

Apply Now for the New Rochelle Firefighter Exam

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Interested in becoming a New Rochelle firefighter? If you can take the heat, join us!  

Applications are now being accepted for the Firefighter exam to be held on Saturday, December 2. Applications will be accepted until Friday, October 27 at 4PM ...

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Fire Department
Posted on: October 3, 2023

Report flooding damages to Westchester County

FLOODING ALERT Recovery

In coordination with the New York State Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services, Westchester County is coordinating an Initial Damage Assessment to collect data related to storm-related loss.  Residents and business impacted by the S...

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Fire Department
Posted on: June 22, 2023

NRFD Celebrates 100th Anniversary of Station 2 on June 25 with a Ceremony, Block Party

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The New Rochelle Fire Department welcomes the community to celebrate the milestone centennial Anniversary of Fire Station 2 at 170 Webster Avenue on Sunday, June 25 from 10AM to 2:30 PM. The event will kick off at 10AM with remarks by Fire Chief/Commissio...

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Fire Department

News Flash

Posted on: June 20, 2023

New Rochelle Launches ClimateReadyNR Community-wide Climate Vulnerability Assessment

New Rochelle, NY (June 20, 2023) – The City of New Rochelle is launching Climate Ready NR, an assessment of the climate vulnerabilities experienced in our community  with the goal of increasing resiliency to the hazards and detrimental ...

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Posted on: May 1, 2023

New Rochelle Celebrates Arbor Day with Tree Plantings

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The City of New Rochelle, joined by New Rochelle High School science students and nursery school students from the Pre-School Learning Center, observed Arbor Day by planting two red maple trees at Huguenot Park.

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Posted on: March 15, 2023

New Rochelle Parks Clean-up Weekend Returns April 22, 23

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Residents and park-goers are encouraged to support the cleanup of their neighborhood 

NEW ROCHELLE, NY – March 15, 2023 – Volunteer New York! and the City of New Rochelle Parks and Recreation Department are teaming up on Saturday, April 2...

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Green Tips
Posted on: April 5, 2023

Greenhouse Gas Inventory Presentation

A comprehensive analysis of greenhouse gas emissions from 2019 and 2020 show reductions in three important sectors: residential/commercial, transportation, and wastewater Results demonstrate that the City is achieving its goal to reduce GHG emissions by 2...

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Green Tips
Posted on: March 30, 2023

Yard Waste Collection Begins April 3

The Department of Public Works, Bureau of Streets and Highways will begin Yard Waste Collection on Monday, April 3, 2023. Residents are reminded that in order to be collected, yard waste must be placed at the curb by 7 a.m. (6am during summer months) on t...

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Posted on: February 22, 2024

Affordable Housing Open House- March 7

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The City of New Rochelle is excited to host an Affordable Housing Open House to present new local housing opportunities on Thursday, March 7, 2024 in the Rotunda in City Hall, located at 515 North Avenue, New Rochelle, NY 10801, from 4:00 to 8:00 pm. Open...

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Housing
Posted on: August 16, 2023

Affordable Housing Opportunities

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The City of New Rochelle is happy to announce Affordable Housing Opportunities available to New Rochelle residents. For more information, or to download or complete the application, please go to the websites listed below.  

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Housing
Posted on: July 28, 2023

Applications Open for Workforce Housing at The Renaissance at Lincoln Park

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Applications are now open for the affordable housing lottery at The Renaissance at Lincoln Park featuring 178 workforce apartments. An information session will be held on Tuesday, August 1 from 6-8 PM at St. Catherine AME Zion Church, 19 Lincoln Avenue an...

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Housing

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Posted on: October 3, 2023

Apply Now for the New Rochelle Firefighter Exam

Can you take the heat NRFD Test (8.5 x 11 in)

Interested in becoming a New Rochelle firefighter? If you can take the heat, join us!  

Applications are now being accepted for the Firefighter exam to be held on Saturday, December 2. Applications will be accepted until Friday, October 27 at 4PM ...

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Posted on: July 27, 2023

Lighted Boat Parade Showcases Long Island Sound, Boating Community

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Join the boating community for some midsummer night festivities at the Lighted Boat Parade on Saturday, July 29 beginning at 8:30 PM (rain date: July 30). This annual event celebrates the City of New Rochelle’s beautiful waterfront and public parks.

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Posted on: March 15, 2023

New Rochelle Parks Clean-up Weekend Returns April 22, 23

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Residents and park-goers are encouraged to support the cleanup of their neighborhood 

NEW ROCHELLE, NY – March 15, 2023 – Volunteer New York! and the City of New Rochelle Parks and Recreation Department are teaming up on Saturday, April 2...

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Posted on: February 22, 2024

Train Station Assault Arrest

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On Tuesday, February 20, 2024, at about 3:24pm, New Rochelle Police responded to the Train Station on a report of an assault. Upon arrival, Police located the victim, a 65-year-old male, who stated he was punched in the face by the suspect, who then fled ...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: February 22, 2024

Stabbing- Maple Avenue

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On Sunday February 18th, 2024, at about 4:10am, New Rochelle Police responded to the area of 25 Maple Avenue on a report of an assault.  Upon arrival, Officers located two males each with stab wounds.  One victim sustained a stab wound t...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: February 2, 2024

Reckless Police Evader Caught

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On February 1st, 2024, during the overnight hours New Rochelle Detectives attempted to conduct a vehicle stop on a suspicious vehicle which immediately fled at a high rate of speed. Detectives quickly terminated but began an investigation into the vehicle...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: January 24, 2024

Menacing-394 North Avenue

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On January 23rd. 2024, at about 5:59pm, New Rochelle Police responded to Broccoli Smoke Shop at 394 North Avenue on a report of a menacing with a handgun.  Upon arrival the suspect had already fled the scene.  At about 7:19pm, Police rec...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: December 18, 2023

DWI Pelhamdale Ave

On Saturday December 16th, 2023, at about 7:36pm, New Rochelle Police responded to the area of Mayflower Avenue and Pelhamdale Avenue on a report of an erratic driver who struck multiple parked vehicles.   Responding Police located 16 vehicles th...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: December 18, 2023

Arrest - Shot Through Floor

On Sunday December 17th, 2023, at about 6:53pm, New Rochelle Police responded to 132 Beechwood Avenue on a report that a gunshot had come through the floor of an apartment from the apartment below.   The complainant stated she heard the shot arou...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: December 12, 2023

Arson- Drake Main Cafe

On Tuesday December 12, 2023, at about 12:47am, New Rochelle Police responded to the Drake Main Café, located at 1 Drake Avenue, on a report of an Arson that had just occurred.  The bar owner told police that a dispute occurred earlier...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: December 12, 2023

Robbery 440 North Avenue

On Friday December 8th, 2023, at about 2:30pm, New Rochelle Police responded to Snipes Clothing, located at 440 North Avenue, on a report of a robbery.  The store manager told police that three suspects entered the store and began to load Nike cl...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: October 26, 2023

Homicide Update- Arrest Warrant Issued

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HOMICIDE UPDATE: ARREST WARRANT ISSUED

New Rochelle Detectives have obtained a Warrant of Arrest regarding the Homicide that occurred on October 26th, 2022 on Horton Avenue and Colonel Lee Archer Boulevard.   

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: October 6, 2023

361 Main Street Burglary

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On October 5th, 2023 at about 4:37am, New Rochelle Police responded to a 4th Floor apartment at 361 Main Street on a report of a dispute. Upon arrival, Police were told a 43-year-old male suspect was inside the apartment with young child (2 YOA), and that...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: October 5, 2023

Narcotics Search Warrant Executed - 4 Arrested

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On Wednesday October 4th, 2023 at about 8:40pm, New Rochelle Detectives culminated a narcotics investigation by executing a search warrant on an apartment located in 111 Lockwood Ave. The investigation commenced after New Rochelle Police received numerous...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: October 4, 2023

Shooting Incident – One Victim with Non-life-threatening injuries

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At about 12:13am, New Rochelle Police responded to 361 Main Street due to multiple calls of shots being fired.  Upon arrival, Police located and recovered numerous shell casings.  Police then located at a local hospital a victim of the s...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: September 22, 2023

Ghost Gun Arrest

NRPD Press Release

On September 21st, 2023, at about 6:16pm, New Rochelle Police culminated a joint investigation with the Westchester County Police Conditions Unit and the FBI Safe Streets Task Force and made an arrest of a suspect who was in possession of multiple handgun...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: September 18, 2023

Homicide- Arrest Made

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On Friday September 15th, 2023, New Rochelle Police received a report that a deceased body was seen in a third-floor apartment of a multifamily home on Franklin Ave.  New Rochelle Detectives responded and located a deceased body of a female in he...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: August 17, 2023

Press Release: Robbery

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On August 16th, 2023 at about 10:43pm, New Rochelle Police were called the area near the intersection of Remington Place and Prince Street on a report of a robbery that just occurred. Two male victims, ages 33 and 21, told responding police that they drov...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: August 16, 2023

Stolen Auto Arrest

NRPD Press Release

On August 15th, 2023, at about 11:30am, New Rochelle Detectives observed a suspicious vehicle traveling on North Avenue that matched a description of a recently stolen vehicle out of Greenwich, CT. The vehicle had one Connecticut license plate affixed to ...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: August 8, 2023

Sexual Assault-Five Islands Park

On August 7th, at approximately 9:33 a.m., New Rochelle Police Officers responded to 81 Lefevres Lane (Five Islands Park) on the report of a sexual assault. The victim, a female juvenile, was located and treated for her injuries at a local hospit...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: August 1, 2023

DWI Crash 7/30

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On Sunday July 30th, 2023, at about 4:25am, New Rochelle Police responded to 1 Drake Avenue on a report that a motor vehicle crashed into a building and multiple people sustained injuries. Upon arrival, Police observed the vehicle against the building and...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: June 28, 2023

Gun and Drug Arrest

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On June 27th, 2023, at about 2:30pm, New Rochelle Police responded to a Lafayette Avenue home on a report of a tenant acting erratically. The first officers on scene encountered the suspect who began to throw unfired bullets at the officers saying he was ...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: June 23, 2023

Stabbing Arrest

NRPD Press Release

On June 23rd, 2023, at about 11:06am, a New Rochelle Police Officer on a traffic post at the intersection of Division Street and Westchester Place observed a person walking near him who was in apparent distress and suffering from a stab wound. The officer...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: June 2, 2023

Impersonator

NRPD Press Release

On June 1st, 2023, New Rochelle Detectives conducted a traffic stop thatculminated in the arrest of the driver for impersonating a Federal Agent and weaponspossession. New Rochelle Detectives had an open investigation on a person who wasalleged to have be...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: June 1, 2023

Assault Arrest Made

NRPD Press Release

On May 31st, 2023, at about 10:26pm, New Rochelle Police responded to the area of 149 North Avenue on a report of a serious motor vehicle accident involving a pedestrian where the driver left the scene. New Rochelle Police Accident Investigators and Crimi...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: May 26, 2023

Person Found in Water

NRPD Press Release

On May 25th. 2023, at about 5:35pm, New Rochelle Police Harbor Patrol was notified by a citizen that a white male, approximately 50 to 60 years of age, was seen floating in the water near the channel leading out from the New Rochelle Marina to the Long Is...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: May 17, 2023

Menacing Gun Arrest

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On May 16th, 2023 at about 7:55am, New Rochelle Police responded to a call of a menacing with a handgun on the 100 block of Winthrop Avenue. The victim reported that he was involved in a dispute with another driver after nearly being cut off while driving...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: May 10, 2023

Ghost Gun Arrest

NRPD Press Release

On May 9th, at about 7:36pm, New Rochelle Police responded to a Keough Lane home in regard to a report of a menacing with a handgun.  The investigation revealed that a menacing did occur during a dispute between two parties known to one another. ...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: May 10, 2023

Stolen Car Arrests

NRPD Press Release

On May 9th, 2023, at about 12:18pm, New Rochelle Police were notified by the Westchester County Real Time Crime Center that a stolen vehicle had entered New Rochelle and was heading into the Home Depot parking lot on Weyman Avenue.  New Rochelle ...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: April 24, 2023

Grand Larceny – Scam Arrest

NRPD Press Release

On April 20th, 2023, at about 2:00pm, New Rochelle Detectives arrested a suspect for Grand Larceny in what has been come to be known as a ‘Grandparent Scam,’ a nationwide trend where scammers call unsuspecting victims pretending to be a grandchild or frie...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: April 17, 2023

U.S. Attorney Announces Arrest

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Damian Williams, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York,  Michael J. Driscoll, the Assistant Director in Charge of the New York Field Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (“FBI”), and Robert ...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: March 31, 2023

Fraud Arrest

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On March 30th, 2023, at about 4:30pm, New Rochelle Detectives were alerted by staff at New Rochelle Toyota that a possible fraudulent purchase of a vehicle was in progress at the dealership. Detectives responded and found three suspects on scene, two of w...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: March 27, 2023

Multiple Overdoses

NRPD Press Release

UPDATE:

The three deceased men from the March 25th overdose incident have been identified, all three were New Rochelle residents

    Carl Encarnacion, 43 years of age

    Danny Howard,...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: March 17, 2023

One Man Crime Spree - Suspect Caught

NRPD Press Release

On March 16th, 2023, at about 3:43pm, New Rochelle Police received a call that a woman was stabbed and beaten and was now inside a store at Main Street and Webster Avenue.  While responding there, New Rochelle Police received another call of a st...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: March 10, 2023

West End Robbery Arrests Made - 1 Adult and 1 Juvenile

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New Rochelle Detectives obtained information that led to the arrest of two suspects involved in multiple robberies that occurred in the West End of New Rochelle over the last few months.  On March 7th, 2023 at about 2:00am, Detectives arrested on...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: March 9, 2023

Armed Robbery – Liquor Store 558 North Ave

NRPD Press Release

On March 8th, 2023, at about 6:50pm, New Rochelle Police responded to New Rochelle Wines, located at 558 North Avenue, on a report of an armed robbery that just occurred.  Upon arrival, the store clerk reported that a male entered the store at ab...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: February 27, 2023

Press Release - Shooting 371 Main Street

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On February 24th, 2023, at about 9:27pm, New Rochelle Police received multiple calls of shots fired in the area of 371 Main Street.  Upon arrival, New Rochelle Police located one shooting victim who sustained non-life-threatening injuries. An app...

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NRPD Press Releases

News Flash

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Posted on: September 1, 2023

Last weekend for summer swimming!

The Department Parks and Recreation reminds residents that this is the last weekend to enjoy summer swimming. Lincoln Pool and Hudson Park Beach will officially be closed after Labor Day. Hudson Park facilities will remain open on the weekends until Colum...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: July 27, 2023

Lighted Boat Parade Showcases Long Island Sound, Boating Community

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Join the boating community for some midsummer night festivities at the Lighted Boat Parade on Saturday, July 29 beginning at 8:30 PM (rain date: July 30). This annual event celebrates the City of New Rochelle’s beautiful waterfront and public parks.

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: July 3, 2023

July is Parks and Recreation Month!

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A month of activities celebrate July as Parks and Recreation Month! Ongoing and special events fill the calendar:  

Swimming & Sunbathing Lincoln Park Pool opens for the season the weekend of July 4th. Pool pass required. Hudson Park Beach is ...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: June 30, 2023

July 4th “Spark the Sound” Independence Day Fireworks by Grucci

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Celebrate the July 4th holiday with a viewing of the grand fireworks display at the New Rochelle waterfront. Produced and sponsored by the famous Grucci family, the City of  New Rochelle’s annual “Spark the Sound” ex...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: June 26, 2023

Parks and Recreation Expands Service to Community with New Partnerships, Initiatives

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Summer camps grow with City School District collaboration; Record year for Youth Employment, New outdoor fun for seniors 

This summer is set to be vibrant and bustling with activity for youth, seniors and families with expanded services and progra...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: May 26, 2023

Children’s Fishing Derby Set for June

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Get ready to cast your line and catch some fish at New Rochelle Parks and Recreation's Annual Children's Fishing Derby! The event will be held at Twin Lakes of Huguenot Parks (in front of New Rochelle High School) on Saturday, June 3rd, ...

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Posted on: May 25, 2023

Seacord Park Playground Upgraded

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William H. Seacord was an employee of the Department of Public Works, who tragically passed away in 1977 at the age of 41 while on the job. Known as a hard and loyal worker and very well-liked by his friends and family, many advocated for the naming of so...

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Posted on: May 18, 2023

Memorial Day Ceremonies

The City of New Rochelle Veterans Advisory Committee will hold a series of ceremonies on Monday, May 29 honoring the brave members of the military who gave their lives in service to our country. All welcome to attend at 10:30 AM at Memorial Plaza ...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: May 10, 2023

Sponsorship Opportunities Available for the 10th Annual New Rochelle Street Fair

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Sponsorship opportunities are now available for the 10th Annual New Rochelle Street Fair, which will take place on Sunday, September 10 from 11AM to 5PM at New Rochelle City Hall (515 North Ave). 

The New Rochelle Street Fair, draws thousands to t...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: May 2, 2023

New Rochelle Parks Clean-up weekend celebrates Earth Day

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Volunteer New York! and the City of New Rochelle Parks and Recreation Department partnered to bring together 250 volunteers on Saturday, April 22, and Sunday, April 23, for New Rochelle Parks Clean-up Weekend, an annual occurrence that provides c...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: April 26, 2023

Successful Kite Day at Davenport Park

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Over 100 families soared to new heights during the 10th Annual Kite Day Event!  Families and friends gathered at  Davenport Park on Sunday, April 23rd to fill the sky with colorful kites. New Rochelle Parks and Recreation also provided k...

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Posted on: March 15, 2023

New Rochelle Parks Clean-up Weekend Returns April 22,23

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Residents and park-goers are encouraged to support the cleanup of their neighborhood 

NEW ROCHELLE, NY – March 15, 2023 – Volunteer New York! and the City of New Rochelle Parks and Recreation Department are teaming up ...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: March 8, 2023

March 16 OPEN HOUSE for Youth Summer Employment

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New Rochelle youth and young adults are encouraged to apply for summer positions through the New Rochelle Youth Bureau’s Summer Employment Programs. Each program operates 20 or 25 hours per week for six weeks during July and August and pays $15.00 per hou...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: March 3, 2023

Registration Begins March 6 for Summer Day Camps

The Department of New Rochelle Parks and Recreation is gearing up for their annual Fun in the Sun summer programming for local youth. 

Registration opens on Monday, March 6 at 9AM and is on a first-come, first-served basis.   

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: March 3, 2023

Registration Now Open for Girls on the Run

??Girls on the Run is coming back to New Ro this spring! Practices will be at Huguenot Park/Twin Lakes on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 4:00 starting the week of March 20th.  So much more than running, Girls on the Run ignites a confidence i...

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Parks and Recreation

News Flash

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Posted on: February 2, 2024

Applications now available for Citizens Police Academy

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Registration is now open for the New Rochelle Police Department’s Citizen Police Academy. Classes run ten consecutive Wednesday nights from 6:30-9:00 PM beginning March 13, 2024. 

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

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Police Department
Posted on: October 31, 2023

NRPD Recognized at AAA's 59th Annual Traffic Safety Awards Program

Det. Sgt. Myron Joseph and NRPD and AAA members with 2022 Traffic Safety Award

From AAA Northeast:

The City of New Rochelle has won a Gold Award and Detective Sgt. Myron Joseph, retired, has won a Traffic Safety Hero Award for efforts during 2022 in AAA Northeast’s Community Traffic Safety Awards Program, John Corlett, Vice...

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Police Department
Posted on: October 2, 2023

New Rochelle Police Department Cadet Program Now Accepting Applications

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The New Rochelle Police Department is proud to announce a new Cadet Program, and youth residents ages 14-17 are invited to apply. 

The Cadet Program offers participants a comprehensive introduction to law enforcement and their local Police Departm...

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Police Department
Posted on: July 28, 2023

NRPD Invites the Community to National Night Out at Police Headquarters, Tuesday August 1

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In celebration of National Night Out, the New Rochelle Police Department welcomes the community to their headquarters on Tuesday, August 1. This annual event will feature an evening of fun at NRPD headquarters including equipment and K-9 demonstrations, f...

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Police Department
Posted on: June 16, 2023

Opioid Forum and Resource Fair

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On June 22, 2023 the City of New Rochelle will bring the community together to discuss the opioid and drug crisis in New Rochelle. Residents will hear from local and area nonprofits about what resources are available and where to get help. 

The Op...

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Police Department
Posted on: June 16, 2023

NYSDCJS Accreditation Ceremony

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Proudly representing the New Rochelle Police Department, Commissioner Robert Gazzola and Lt. Edward Hayes attended the 2023 New York State Division of Criminal Justice services accreditation ceremony in Albany last week, marking 30 years for the departmen...

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Police Department
Posted on: June 12, 2023

NRPD Promotions Ceremony

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The New Rochelle Police Department held a promotions ceremony on Friday, June 9 at New Rochelle City Hall. Congratulations to the following members:

Promoted to Sergeant

Det. Terrence Fudge

PO. Michael Dassler

Promoted to Detective 

P.O. Steven Conn

P....

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Police Department
Posted on: June 8, 2023

NRPD Accepting Applications for Youth Fishing Program

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The New Rochelle Police Department (P.A.C.T.) and the New Rochelle Police Foundation announce dates for their annual Community Youth Fishing Program for boys and girls ages 10-15. The following trips are scheduled on Wednesdays: June 28th, July 12th, July...

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Police Department
Posted on: May 16, 2023

NRPD Memorial and Awards Ceremony

NRPD Officer of the Year

The New Rochelle Police Department held their Memorial & Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, May 16 at the Greentree Country ClubCity, police and law enforcement officials gathered with families and community leaders to pay tribute to the New Roche...

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Posted on: May 12, 2023

Hope Not Handcuffs- Hudson Valley, is seeking volunteer Angels!

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The New Rochelle Police Department is partnering with Hope Not Handcuffs  -Hudson Valley to help people struggling with addiction. We look forward to soon being able to offer this resource to our community and open our front door as a first step ...

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Posted on: May 9, 2023

Citizen Police Academy Graduation

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The New Rochelle Police Department recently graduated a class of the department's Citizen Police Academy. The Citizen Police Academy was designed to strengthen the partnership between the New Rochelle Police Department and the community it serves.&nbs...

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Police Department
Posted on: July 21, 2022

NRPD Voluntary Firearms Surrender Initiative and Gun Safety Program

Continuing their efforts in enhancing public welfare, the New Rochelle Police Department has created two firearms safety initiatives for residents: a voluntary firearms surrender and a gun safety program. 

 Unwanted firearms and ammunitio...

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Police Department

News Flash

Posted on: December 22, 2023

Flood Mitigation Resources for Property Owners

Property owners impacted by flooding, especially from the 2023 storms, may be directly assisted through assessment grievance, New York State grants, and a new resource guide for residential owners created by the City of New Rochelle Department of Public W...

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Public Works
Posted on: October 26, 2023

Fall Leaf Collection Underway

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The Department of Public Works reminds property owners that Fall Leaf Collection is underway, concluding the end of December.  All leaves must be placed in biodegradable paper bags or open containers weighing no more than 75 lbs. for col...

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Posted on: October 3, 2023

Report flooding damages to Westchester County

FLOODING ALERT Recovery

In coordination with the New York State Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services, Westchester County is coordinating an Initial Damage Assessment to collect data related to storm-related loss.  Residents and business impacted by the S...

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Public Works
Posted on: September 1, 2023

September Collection Reminders

The Department of Public Works will follow a holiday pickup schedule for Labor Day week:

  • Tuesday: Garbage & Trash North
  • Wednesday: Garbage & Trash South
  • Thursday: Garbage & Paper, North
  • Friday: Garbage & Paper, South

The regular collection time...

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Public Works
Posted on: May 25, 2023

Public Works Week 2023

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Remarks by Commissioner Will Melendez:

"Thank you and welcome all to this year’s Public Works Week celebration. This year’s theme is "Connecting the world through Public Works". This is an opportunity to celebrate and recognize a group of ex...

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Posted on: May 19, 2023

2023 Paving Begins

Paving Updates

Work is done as conditions permit. Please travel carefully in the area and observe any posted detours.

Additional Info... Public Works
Posted on: March 7, 2023

Neighborhood Meetings to be held for Drainage Analysis Study

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A series of meetings in March and April will give updates on the City’s study of six watersheds

Residents, businesses, property owners invited to attend the meeting corresponding to their watershed location

Last year, the City of New Roch...

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Public Works
Posted on: January 9, 2023

North Avenue Bridge Replacement Project

The New York State Thruway Authority has started a three-year project to replace the North Avenue bridge, which is located above a section of the New England Thruway (I-95). Improvements will include a wider overpass structure, a dedicated left turn lane ...

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News Flash

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Posted on: November 3, 2023

Welcome to our new Executive Director!

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The City of New Rochelle is pleased to announce the selection of Christine Sanders as the new Executive Director for the Office for the Aging. Under the Department of Parks and Recreation, the Office is dedicated to providing comprehensive physical, thera...

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Senior Services

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Posted on: February 2, 2024

Worksite Partners Wanted for 2024 Summer Youth Employment Program

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New Rochelle youth are eager to work, and your local business can help! In preparation for another summer of record-breaking employment, the New Rochelle Youth Bureau is seeking assistance from local businesses to host summer workers. Becoming a worksite ...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: November 22, 2023

Community Dinner, Turkey Giveaway serve local families

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Thanks to the collective efforts and generosity of local restaurants and community partners and the development community, New Rochelle families received extra support and care this Thanksgiving week through two events coordinated by the New Rochelle Yout...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: November 13, 2023

Annual Give a Gift

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The New Rochelle Youth Bureau’s Youth Council, The City School District of New Rochelle, New Rochelle Police Department, New Rochelle Fire Department, Butterflies from Jodie and Maffei Landscape Inc are sponsoring their Annual Give A Gift which provides g...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: October 26, 2023

Applications Now Available for Fall Youth Employment Programs

New Rochelle youth and young adults are encouraged to apply for fall positions through the New Rochelle Youth Bureau’s Fall Employment Programs. Each program operates up to 20 hours per week for six weeks during November and December and pays $1...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: March 16, 2023

Apply now for STEP University Elementary Step Team!

Step University

The New Rochelle Youth Bureau is launching a new program for elementary students in grades 3 through 5: STEP University. Through the sport of Stepping, participants will learn teamwork, creative expression, increased skills and valuable life lessons in an...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: March 14, 2023

Applications Now Available for Youth Council

The New Rochelle Youth Bureau is now accepting applications for its Youth Council.  The Youth Council offers young people, grades 8th - 11th, the opportunity to be a part of a selected group of individuals who are concerned with youth-related iss...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: March 10, 2023

City Launches New Special Needs Summer Employment Program

Expanded partnership with Volunteer NY! will create pilot program through Access Equestrian for youth and young adults ages 14-21

 To provide valuable work skills and professional training to special needs youth and young adults, the City of New R...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: March 8, 2023

March 16 OPEN HOUSE for Youth Summer Employment

SYEP Open House

New Rochelle youth and young adults are encouraged to apply for summer positions through the New Rochelle Youth Bureau’s Summer Employment Programs. Each program operates 20 or 25 hours per week for six weeks during July and August and pays $15....

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Youth Bureau