News Flash

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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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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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 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.  

  • THE RENAISSANCE AT LINC...
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Development
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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Development
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

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 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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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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Posted on: May 24, 2023

Downtown Summer Sizzle Concert Series Kicks Off This Month

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 Every Saturday from end of May to end of September - Experience the Best of Music, Food, and Community at New Rochelle's newest Downtown Event

Kick-off ceremony on Friday, May 26th at 3:30 PM, followed by a performance from The ...

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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: 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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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 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 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
Posted on: February 22, 2023

Shape your City at The LINC Design workshop

We want your input on the design of The LINC, a proposed linear park on Memorial Highway. Go to the link to learn more and be a part of the Design Workshop: www.engagenr.com/theLINC 

Workshop dates:

  • Saturday, March 4 • 11:00 am – 3:00 pm | Bethesda...
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Development
Posted on: January 10, 2023

Resident Input Wanted on Affordable Housing and Community Development Priorities

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Today, the City of New Rochelle announced that they are seeking public input as they develop their five-year Consolidated Plan, including the Annual Action Plan and Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice.  New Rochelle’s five-year plan wi...

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Development
Posted on: January 3, 2023

City of New Rochelle Receives $100K NYS Climate Smart Communities Grant

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New Rochelle is one of 25 municipalities in New York state awarded grants by the State Department of Environmental Conservation's Climate Smart Communities Grant program. Announced last week, the over $11.6 million in funding helps municipalities...

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Development
Posted on: November 21, 2022

Second Annual Holiday Market at New Rochelle Train Station Dec. 2-11

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CELEBRATE THE HOLIDAY SEASON  WITH OVER FORTY MINORITY AND WOMEN-OWNED BUSINESSES, AND LOCAL ENTREPRENUERS AT THE CITY OF NEW ROCHELLE’S BELOVED ANNUAL HOLIDAY MARKET

Starting December 2nd, the City of New Rochelle, in ...

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Posted on: November 9, 2022

Public Meetings for Community Development Block Grant and HOME Programs

The City of New Rochelle is beginning the five-year planning process for its Community Development Block Grant and HOME programs. Together, these two programs provide almost $2 million for New Rochelle to carry out affordable housing, fair housing and com...

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Development
Posted on: November 4, 2022

Winner chosen for Downtown Gateway Art Contest

The City of New Rochelle is proud to announce that Diane Gwon, a New Rochelle resident, has been chosen as winning artist for her magnificent submission to the much anticipated ‘Downtown Gateway Art’ project. This colorful, public faci...

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Development
Posted on: October 28, 2022

New Rochelle Celebrates "Dia de los Muertos" on October 30

In continuing its expansion and long-term commitment with diversity and inclusion initiatives, the City of New Rochelle and the New Rochelle Corporation for Local Development will celebrate “Dia de los Muertos” in partnership with the ...

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Development
Posted on: October 28, 2022

500 Main Street Project Breaks Ground

Located in the heart of the City’s downtown corridor at 500 Main Street, the 26-story apartment building will deliver hundreds of residential units for mixed-income residents and approximately 24,000 square feet of amenity spaces upon projected ...

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Posted on: October 21, 2022

Cappelli Organization Joins with City and County Officials for Grand Opening of 3THIRTY3

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On October 22, City and County officials today joined with the Cappelli Organization to celebrate the grand opening of 3THIRTY3, a 28-story tower featuring 285 luxury apartments with world-class amenities plus high-end indoor and outdoor recreational spac...

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Development
Posted on: October 11, 2022

New Rochelle, RXR Announce Winner of Free Rent Contest; Continue to Uplift Local Arts Community

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Following a Months Long Social Media Competition, Artist Mona Balgobin will Live 12 Months Rent-Free at RXR’s Newest Luxury Residential Building, One Clinton Park, in Downtown New Rochelle 

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