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Posted on: June 26, 2020

Hudson Park Beach Opens Saturday, June 27

The City of New Rochelle welcomes back residents to Hudson Park Beach beginning June 27th through Labor Day, from 10am – 6pm.

Access to the beach is free again this summer! Parking is free for Parks Passport holders; for non-Passport holders, a d...

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Posted on: June 16, 2020

Department of Parks & Recreation Announces Free Outdoor Summer Programs in Neighborhood Parks

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Due to public health concerns related to COVID-19 coupled with the closure of New Rochelle Public School buildings until September, traditional New Rochelle Parks and Recreation day camps are cancelled for summer 2020. However, with some ‘outsid...

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Posted on: June 12, 2020

June 12 Update: Playgrounds now open

Following yesterday’s announcement by New York State that playgrounds can now be opened, Parks crews set to work early Friday morning and our playgrounds are once again open to the public. Parks and playground visitors should observe New York St...

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Posted on: June 8, 2020

“Spark the Sound” July 4th Fireworks Cancelled

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Due to health and safety concerns and continued restrictions on public gatherings as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, the City of New Rochelle has cancelled the July 4th “Spark the Sound” fireworks display for this year.

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Posted on: May 21, 2020

Memorial Day Weekend Update from New Rochelle Parks

With the Memorial Day weekend as the start to summer recreation, New Rochelle parks will be open with safety guidelines in place.

Beginning Saturday, May 23 and continuing through June 26, weekend and holiday parking admittance at Five Islands Park, Hudson...

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

Pinebrook Tennis Partial Reopening May 16

Pinebrook Tennis Center will open for limited use/singles play only on Saturday, May 16th.  Hours through June 26th are Monday through Fridays from 3-7PM (dusk) and Saturday and Sunday 8AM-12PM and 3-7PM (dusk).

Due to COVID-19 restrictions and pu...

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Posted on: March 9, 2020

Hugh A. Doyle Senior Center Update - 3/9

Due to precautionary measures against the Coronavirus, The Hugh A. Doyle Center received an enhanced disinfectant cleaning this past weekend for the health and wellness of our senior community.

Following Westchester County Health Dept. guidelines,...

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

Registration Now Open for New Rochelle Youth Bureau’s Middle School Drop-In Program

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The Middle School Drop-In Program offers a variety of activities for youth in grades 5th, 6th, and 7th (completed as of June, 2020).  It runs from June 29th - August 7th (no program on July 3rd) from 10:00am to 3:00pm.  Activities includ...

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Posted on: January 30, 2020

Help Shape The Future Of Hudson Park!

You are invited to share ideas for Hudson Park’s new Master Plan for 2020! 

The City of New Rochelle’s Department of Parks and Recreation is in the process of creating a comprehensive master plan for Hudson Park, the City&r...

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Posted on: January 17, 2020

Youth Bureau Seeks Youth Volunteers for Board of Commissioners

The City of New Rochelle is recruiting qualified youth residents (currently in 9th – 10th grades) to serve on the Board of Commissioners of the New Rochelle Youth Board. There are several vacancies open at this time.  

“Joining...

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Posted on: November 7, 2019

Help Shape The Future Of Hudson Park!

You are invited to share ideas for Hudson Park’s new Master Plan for 2020.

Visit with Architects and Design Team on November 12, 2019 --- between 2PM-6PM, in the New Rochelle City Hall Rotunda.

Our parks are vital components of the City’...

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Posted on: December 20, 2019

Holiday Festival Lights Up Lincoln Park

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Holiday lights, music, entertainment, a special visit from Santa and a sprinkling of snow transformed Lincoln Park into a winter wonderland on Wednesday night, to the delight of over hundred families and community members who came to celebrate the season ...

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Posted on: December 13, 2019

Help Shape the Future of Hudson Park: Take the Survey!

The City of New Rochelle’s Department of Parks and Recreation is in the process of creating a comprehensive master plan for Hudson Park, the City’s premier waterfront open space. In conjunction with Stantec consultants, the department ...

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Posted on: October 3, 2019

Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration

New Rochelle residents are invited to the  Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration sponsored by the New Rochelle Youth Council and the STRIVE Leadership Academy of the New Rochelle Youth Bureau.  This celebration will be held at City Hall, 5...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: September 20, 2019

Halloween Bash

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The Youth Council of the New Rochelle Youth Bureau, Office for the Aging, The P.A.C.T. Unit of the New Rochelle Police Department, and New Rochelle Parks & Recreation will sponsor its annual “Halloween Bash” on Tuesday, October 29t...

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Posted on: September 18, 2019

MBKNewRo Sponsors Its First Books & Basketball Event on 9/21/19 at Lincoln Park from 1 to 4 pm

On Saturday, September 21st, My Brother’s Keeper New Rochelle is hosting its first Books & Basketball event at Lincoln Park from 1 to 4 pm at the outside basketball courts on Lincoln and Prince streets. New Rochelle boys and girls in grades ...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: August 29, 2019

17th Annual Snapper Fishing Derby

New Rochelle Parks and Recreation will host the 17th Annual Kids Snapper Fishing Derby at Hudson Park on Sunday, September 8, 2019 from 9AM to noon. The event is presented in honor of founder and marina advocate, the late Robert A. Cerreta, and is sponsor...

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Posted on: August 29, 2019

End of Summer Announcements

The Department Parks and Recreation reminds residents that this is the last weekend to enjoy summer swimming. Hudson Park Beach and Lincoln Park Pool will officially be closed as of Tuesday, September 3. Hudson Park facilities will remain open on the week...

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Posted on: August 28, 2019

New Rochelle Street Fair Moves Uptown

Each September, the New Rochelle Street Fair attracts thousands for a fun-filled day of live entertainment, crafts, food, rides, and more. This year, the fair will be held on Sunday, September 8 from 11AM to 5PM at a new location: City Hall, 515 North Ave...

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Posted on: July 18, 2019

Westchester County Health Department Issues Heat Advisory

With high humidity and temperatures forecasted Friday through Sunday, the Westchester County Health Department has issued a heat advisory. As humidity and temperatures rise, residents should avoid strenuous activity, drink lots of water, avoid alcohol and...

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