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    Small Business Owners Guide to the CARES Act

    U. S. Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship The Small Business Owners Guide to the CARES Act. Read on...
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    Stay Home, White Plains!

    White Plains residents working together and staying home can slow the spread of COVID-19 in White Plains. When you go out for essential needs, work, or to get fresh air, keep distance between yourself and others and take the following precautions:
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    White Plains Closes Most City Government Buildings Amid Covid-19 Outbreak

    White Plains Closes Most City Government Buildings Amid Covid-19 Outbreak Read on...
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    Notice to Current Parking Permit Holders

    Extension of Expiration Date of Permits Expiring on March 31, 2020 Read on...
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    White Plains Limits Public Access to City Government Buildings Amid Covid-19 Outbreak

    Due to the national COVID-19 outbreak, White Plains Mayor Thomas M. Roach today announced that White Plains City Hall and other City of White Plains government buildings will have reduced staffing, and very limited access to the public Read on...
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    Notice to Current Parking Permit Holders

    Temporary Modification of Permit Renewal Requirements at Locations with a Wait List Read on...
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    List of local restaurants in White Plains offering take-out

    Due to coronavirus measures all restaurants and bars are ordered to close their dining rooms. Only take-out meals and food deliveries are allowed. Below is a list of restaurants offering take-out in White Plains. Additional Info...
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    Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Prevention Information

    Access prevention information and tips as well as links to useful information on Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) from reliable public health sources. Read on...
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    City Program & Event Changes Due to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

    COVID-19 is disrupting everyone's lives. The City of White Plains, like many others, has had to make a number of changes to its events, programs, and services. We encourage residents to check this news item regularly for the latest information. Read on...
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    Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)Update for Residents: March 17, 2020

    Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 17, 2020 Read on...
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    UPDATE: White Plains St. Patrick's Day Parade

    UPDATE from City of White Plains & White Plains St. Patrick's Day Parade Committee: Saturday's St. Patrick's Day Parade in White Plains will not go forward. Read on...
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    Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 12, 2020 at 5:45 PM

    The Governor today confirmed 112 additional COVID-19 cases in New York State, bringing the total to 328. 148 of those cases (27 new cases) are in Westchester County. As of today, 3 individuals in White Plains are positive for coronavirus. Read on...
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    Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 11, 2020 at 5:00 PM

    The Governor today confirmed 39 additional cases in New York State, bringing the total to 212. 121 of those cases (13 new cases) are in Westchester County. The state is expecting the number of cases to continue to rise in the foreseeable future. Read on...
  30. Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 10, 2020 at 4:15 PM

    As the number of COVID-19 cases continues to rise and in an effort to contain its spread, the Governor has announced an emergency public health strategy targeting a one-mile radius around the area in New Rochelle where the virus was first detected. Read on...
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    Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 9, 2020 at 5:30 PM

    We are continuing to see the number of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases rise. The Governor today confirmed 37 additional cases in New York State, bringing the total to 142. 98 of those cases (16 new cases) are in Westchester County. Read on...
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    White Plains Library Foundation 25th Anniversary Gala POSTPONED

    In response to guidance that recommends social distancing to minimize the spread of COVID19, the WP Library Foundation is postponing its March 14th Gala. This decision is made out of an abundance of caution and concerns. Read on...
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    Common Council Adopts New Guidelines for the Community Development Rehabilitation Progam

    City of White Plains Updates Community Development Guidelines to Better Assist Low Income Homeowners with Roofing, Plumbing, Heating, and other Home Repairs. Assistance for storefronts to also be provided. Read on...
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    Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 8, 2020 at 5:00 PM

    As of today the New York State Department of Health (NYS DOH) is reporting 105 cases of coronavirus in the state, 82 of which are in Westchester County. Read on...
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    Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 7, 2020 at 5:00 PM

    Update on Ebersole Ice Rink: After having been sanitized in accordance with CDC guidelines, Ebersole Ice Rink re-opened to the public today. As of today NYS DOH is reporting 76 cases of coronavirus in the state, 57 of which are in Westchester County. Read on...
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    No Cost Entry Level IT Helpdesk Technician Course at WP Education & Training Center

    Interested in a career in tech? New 8-week entry level help desk technician training program at the White Plains Education & Training Center begins March 23. Monday to Friday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m Read on...
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    Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 6, 2020

    We would like to respond to concerns expressed by some parents and staff about potential coronavirus exposure on Wednesday evening March 4th at Ebersole Ice Rink. Read on...
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    An Update on the White Plains Hospital Coronavirus Hotline:

    As a result of very high call volume, WP Hospital is prioritizing patients who are symptomatic with a cough and fever, congestion or shortness of breath and who have been exposed to someone with the virus. Read on...
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    Coronavirus (COVID-19): Letter from NYS Health Commissioner

    Letter from NYS DOH Commissioner Dr. Howard Zucker to local elected officials around the state regarding the Coronavirus. Additional Info...
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    White Plains Draft 2020-24 Consolidated Plan & 2020-21 Annual Action Plan Available Mar. 19th

    Notice of Public Comment & Public Hearing on U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Community Development Block Grant (CDBG). Read on...
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    Coronavirus Update

    White Plains Hospital has established a Coronavirus Hotline. The hotline # is: (914) 681-2900. It is available 24 hours/day. Read on...
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    A Message from Mayor Roach Regarding the Coronavirus

    I would like to reassure our residents that we are working with State & County Officials as well as White Plains Hospital and stand ready to support their efforts in any way we can . Read on...
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    City of White Plains Summer Camp Opportunities

    Camp Panawok and Camp Quarropas have filled to capacity for Summer 2020. However, there are still camp opportunities available to White Plains youth. Read on...
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    Change Your Clock; Check Your Smoke Detector!

    This weekend Daylight Savings Time begins. We Spring forward & move our clocks ahead 1 hour. The City of White Plains would like to remind residents this is also a great time to check the smoke detectors in your home to ensure they are working properly. Read on...
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    Coronavirus (COVID-19): Update for Residents

    The Westchester County Health Dept is actively monitoring the Coronavirus, working with state and federal public health authorities, and has provided a fact sheet for distribution to residents. Read on...
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    City of White Plains Releases Spring-Summer City Guide

    The City of White Plains Spring-Summer City Guide to Programs and Services is here! The City Guide lists the Spring & Summer programs/services offered by the city and other city agency partners has been mailed to all residents and is available online. Read on...
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    White Plains Recreation & Parks Camp Fair, this Saturday, Feb 29th, 10AM -1PM WPHS

    WP Rec & Parks Camp Fair on Sat, February 29th, 10am – 1pm., at the White Plains High School Cafeteria (North Street entrance) learn more about our summer offerings! This is a free event. Residents and non-residents are welcome to attend. Read on...
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    Exciting Construction Opportunities at Brookfield Commons Phase II

    The WPHA, Trinity Financial, Inc., Hudson Meridian Const. Group, NAACP WP/Greenburgh & DACK Consulting Solutions seek WP residents, community partners, local workers, subcontractors & suppliers to be a part of the Brookfield Commons Phase II project. Read on...
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    White Plains Releases Sizzle Video Promoting City

    We are excited to share our new sizzle reel for White Plains! It provides a quick look at all the city has to offer and is a great snapshot into our community. Read on...
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    Coffee with Grandpas United at White Plains Library on Feb. 13, 2020

    All grandfathers are welcome to Coffee with Grandpas United at the WP Library Feb.13 at 8:30-10:00am. Guest speakers are Isabel E. Villar & Judith Aucar of El Centro Hispano to discuss wide range of programs serving Latinx community. Additional Info...
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    White Plains Youth Bureau 50th Anniversary Celebration begins March 7th

    The Kickoff Celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the White Plains Youth Bureau will take place on March 7th at the YB's 15th Annual Performing Arts Benefit. The theme of the show will be Roaring to New Heights: Today’s Performers, Tomorrow’s Stars! Read on...
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    Be Counted, White Plains! Issue 1

    Welcome to our first Census newsletter: Be Counted, White Plains. We’re less than two months away from the Census arriving in people’s mailboxes! Read on...
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    City of White Plains FEBRUARY E-Newsletter

    Black History Month Events, New City Solar Program, Getting Ready for the 2020 Census, the NYS Plastic Bag Ban, and More! Additional Info...
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    City of White Plains Puts Forward Community Solar Program

    Solar Panels to be Installed at 8 City Facilities; Community Benefit Program to be Established. Read on...
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    COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT PREPARES FOR CORONAVIRUS

    George Latimer, Westchester Co. Exec. has issued a Press Release regarding the Coronavirus. Read on...
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    White Plains YB to Launch New Flight Simulator - Jan. 23

    The White Plains Youth Bureau will introduce its new Flight Simulator as part of its Aviation Academy Program on Thursday, January 23rd at 3:30 p.m. in the Rotunda at White Plains City Hall, 255 Main Street. Read on...
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    White Plains Rec Dept. Night at the Westchester Knicks, Feb. 21st

    Join the City of White Plains Rec & Parks Dept at the County Center on Feb, 21st for the Westchester Knicks vs the Fort Wayne Mad Ants with a special halftime show featuring the WP 6th grade travel basketball team. Game time is 7p.m. Tickets required. Read on...
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    UPDATE: Water Main Break on Martine Avenue

    The water main break on Martine Ave has been temporarily repaired. Some road repair work will be required and that is expected to take place over the next several days. The Library will be open for its regular hours tomorrow (1:00-5:00 PM). Read on...
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    Water Main Break on Martine Avenue

    There is a water main break on Martine Ave between Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd & South Lexington Ave. Martine Ave is currently shut down at that location. Read on...
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    Holocaust Remembrance Day Event at the White Plains Public Library- Jan. 27

    On 1/27, local award-winning author Amalia Hoffman will meet with children & their families in honor of Holocaust Remembrance Day. She will share her personal journey & inspiration for writing The Brave Cyclist: The True Story of a Holocaust Hero. Read on...
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    White Plains Youth Bureau Opens Teen Lounge on Battle Hill - Jan. 10th

    The Battle Hill Teen Lounge Grand Reopening event will take place on Fri, Jan. 10th at 4pm at 55 McKinley Avenue. The Lounge will provide structured programming for both Middle and High School students on Friday's from 4 pm to 7 pm. Read on...
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    White Plains Metro-North Station Renovation Update - Side Platform to Close Jan. 13th

    The side platform at WP Station will be closed for replacement, effective Mon, Jan. 13 - late fall 2020. This work will take place at night, from 10 PM to 4 AM & weekends. Customers should use the main (center) island platform to exit the train & station.
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    SPECIAL PAPER PICK UP THIS SATURDAY

    There will be a special paper and cardboard recycling pick up for residents this Saturday, December 28th. Please make sure to have your paper out at the curb by 8:00 a.m. on Saturday.
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    Ring in the New Year in White Plains!

    Join us at our annual downtown New Year's Eve celebration. This family-friendly event is held at the intersection of Main & Court Streets and features a DJ, live entertainment by the Hey Nows, crowd countdown, ball drop, fireworks display and confetti. Read on...
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    WinterFest opens Wednesday, Dec. 18th - Come Join the Fun!

    WinterFest offers holiday cheer and a special shopping experience. WinterFest features artisans & crafters selling one of a kind items and is a fun way to complete your holiday shopping while enjoying live performances & dining. Read on...
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    White Plains Youth Bureau Accepting Applications for Youth Aviation Academy Club

    The Aviation Club aims to educate White Plains youth (ages 12 to 17 years) about the exciting and growing field of aviation. The Club activities include video presentations, flight simulator lessons, speakers, and field trips to area airports. Read on...
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    My Brother's Keeper Celebrates Third Anniversary, Thursday December 19th at Slater Center

    The White Plains My Brother’s Keeper celebrates its 3rd Anniversary, Dec. 19th at 6pm at the Slater Center, 2 Fisher Court. The theme of the Anniversary is “Youth Voice." Read on...
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    New Year's Eve Vendor Permits Available

    The City of White Plains Rec & Parks Dept is accepting vendor applications for Novelty Dry Good Items for sale at the New Year’s Eve Spectacular. A limited number of permits will be issued upon receipt of a completed application, $50.00 fee & photo id. Read on...
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    White Plains Youth Bureau to Celebrate Alumni with 50 Faces 50 Stories Program

    White Plains Youth Bureau to celebrate 50 Faces 50 Stories recognizing the impact and success of Youth Bureau alumni. Nominations welcome. Celebration begins January 1, 2020 through December 31, 2020. Read on...
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    Skate with Frosty the Snowman, Sunday, Dec 15th at Ebersole Ice Rink

    Ebersole Ice Rink holiday schedule and special Skate with Frosty event. The City of White Plains Recreation and Parks Department’s Annual Skate with Frosty event at Ebersole Ice Rink will be held on Sunday, December 15th before the public session. Read on...
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    City of White Plains Presents 25 Years of Service Awards

    Twenty-five year Service Awards were presented at the Monday, December 2, 2019 Common Council meeting. Employees from various Departments received certificates and pins in recognition of their 25 years of dedicated service to our City. Read on...
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    City Lights, Bright Holiday Nights

    The City's annual kick-off to the holiday season will take place this Tuesday evening, December 3rd, 6:00-8:00 PM on Court Street. Free, family-fun!
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    Santa's Mailbox Returns to City Hall Steps

    We hear Santa Claus will be setting up a special mailbox starting Wed, Nov 27 on the front steps of City Hall, 255 Main Street, & that he's inviting all City of White Plains children to write to him this Holiday Season using his special mailbox. Read on...
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    White Plains Welcomes the Holiday Season!

    There’s a lot going on in White Plains this holiday season! We hope you will join us for all of these fun, family-friendly activities: Santa's Mailbox Nov 27 - Dec 16th, City Lights, Bright Holiday Nights - Dec. 3rd, and WinterFest Dec. 18th - 23rd. Read on...
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    Free Parking Available on Small Business Saturday, Nov. 30th

    Shop on Small Business Saturday & Receive up to 2 Hours Free Parking Using the ParkWhitePlains app. Read on...
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    Committee for People with Disabilities & Parking Dept Partner on Accessible Parking

    The Mayor’s Advisory Committee for People with Disabilities has been working to increase the public’s understanding of accessible parking. In this new initiative an informational flyer was created on the “Do’s and Don’ts of Accessible Parking.” Read on...
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    New Book, White Plains in the 20th Century, Now Available

    Exciting News for all White Plains History Afficionados! City Archivist Elaine Massena and former Local History Librarian Ben Himmelfarb collaborated on a new book: White Plains in the 20th Century, a pictorial history. Q&A at the Library on 11/26. Read on...
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    The Westchester County Health Dept. to Provide Flu Vaccines on Tues, Nov 19th

    The Westchester County Health Department will offer free flu vaccines to residents age 3 and up at the County Clinic 134 Court St., White Plains Appointments are available from 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Register online at www.health.ny.gov/gotoclinic/60 Read on...
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    City of White Plains Recreation & Parks Day Camp Director Job Openings

    The City of White Plains Recreation & Parks Department is looking for individuals interested in working as Camp Directors at their full day, Summer Day Camps. Positions are open at Camp Quarropas, grades 3rd – 5th, and Teen Camp, grades 6th – 8th. Read on...
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    White Plains Honors Veterans at Annual Veterans Day Ceremony, Monday, Nov. 11th

    The City of White Plains annual Veterans Day Ceremony will be held on Monday, November 11, 2019 on the front steps of City Hall, 255 Main Street, at 10:30 a.m. Read on...
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    White Plains Launches Census Web Page

    The City of White Plains has officially launched its WHITE PLAINS COUNTS: 2020 CENSUS web page. This page provides basic information about the Census for residents and talks about how the city is preparing now to ensure that all residents are counted. Read on...
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    Free Public Skate Session at Ebersole Ice Rink on Election Day

    The City of White Plains Recreation and Parks Department is offering FREE admission to Ebersole Ice Rink on Election Day, Tuesday, November 5th, from 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. Read on...
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    Water Main Flushing - tonight in Prospect Park, Highlands, Carhart, Westminister & Woodcrest areas

    During November, the Bureau of Water will be flushing water mains between the hours of Midnight and 4:00 a.m. Weather permitting, we are expecting to flush the hydrants specifically on the evening of Friday, Nov. 1st and again on Friday, Nov. 15th. Read on...
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    Lockdown at White Plains High School - UPDATE

    PD has completed their sweep of the school & students are now cleared to be released. Students riding the bus will be taking their normal bus routes home. Those parents who pick up their children at the school are now permitted to proceed to the school. Read on...
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    Lockdown at White Plains High School

    The White Plains Department of Public Safety received an unscheduled lockdown notification from White Plains High School this afternoon. The Police Department responded in force pursuant to plan. The Police Department is clearing the building at this time Read on...
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    The Future of GAMING discussion Nov. 6th at 6PM at White Plains Cinema Delux

    Join the White Plains Youth Bureau and experts on Nov. 6th, at 6PM at the White Plains Cinema Delux to discuss the future of gaming - "What does the growth in the gaming industry mean for career and skill development? " $5 Reg. fee includes dinner. Read on...
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    Grandpas (and Teens) Got Talent Showcase, Thursday, November 14th, 6:30pm, at Eastview

    White Plains’ first Grandpas Got Talent showcase will showcase singing, dance, rap & spoken word performances by White Plains teens, parents and Grandpas United. Read on...
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    Frightfully Fun Festival - Sunday, October 27, 1PM - 4PM on MLK Jr. Dr betwn Main St & Martine Ave.

    Join us for the Frightfully Fun Festival & Parade this Sunday from 1pm to 4pm at its NEW LOCATION on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd, btwn Main St & Martine Ave. (This portion of MLK is underneath the overpass to protect everyone from the elements) Read on...
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    Early Voting Comes to NY!

    Earlier this year the State enacted a law which allows registered voters in NY to vote in-person before Election Day at designated voting sites. The early voting period will be from Saturday, October 26th through Sunday, November 3rd. Read on...
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    City of White Plains Ebersole Ice Rink Opens for Season

    The City of White Plains Recreation and Parks Department has announced the opening of Ebersole Ice Rink for the 2019/2020 season. Read on...
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    Moody's Reaffirms City of White Plains Aa1 Stable Rating

    Moody's Investors Service has reaffirmed White Plains Aa1 Stable tax rating. The City has maintained this rating since June 2013. Moody's cited the City's "solid reserves and liquidity driven by conservative budget management and sound fiscal practices" Read on...
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    2700+ New Energy Saving Bulbs to Light Up City Parking Garages

    In 2017 White Plains was designated a Clean Energy Community by the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) in recognition of its leadership in reducing energy use, cutting costs, and driving clean energy locally. Read on...
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    Participate in the Development of the Consolidated Plan

    The City of White Plains invites the public to provide input for the development of the 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan by participating in our Community Needs Survey at: cityofwhiteplains.com/Survey or in person at meetings on Nov 3 & Nov. 14th. Read on...
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    Red Ribbon Week Celebrates Drug Prevention

    The White Plains Youth Bureau’s Institute for Health & Wellness with the White Plains Cares Coalition celebrate National Red Ribbon Week Oct 21st – Oct 27th. Red Ribbon Week teaches kids to say no to drugs & tobacco & promotes positive youth development. Read on...
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    White Plains Youth Basketball Continues Partnership with Jr. Knicks

    The White Plains Rec & Parks Department is once again partnering with the Jr. Knicks, the NBA’s youth basketball participation program for boys in grades 3 -10 and girls in grade 3-8. Registration open to WP residents only, fee $85.00. Read on...
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    Coffee with Grandpas United at White Plains Library on October 15th

    All grandfathers are invited to attend Coffee with Grandpas United at the White Plains Public Library on Tuesday, October 15, 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Discussion topic, "Engaging Our Community with an Eye Toward the Future." Guest speaker Dr. Ricca Read on...
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    Nature Walk Through Jack Harrington Trail - Saturday, October 12th at 2:30 p.m

    Join us on Sat., October 12th at 2:30 p.m. to enjoy the fall foliage and hike through the Jack Harrington Greenway Trail. A naturalist from Westmoreland Sanctuary will lead this hour long hike. To register call the Recreation Office at 914-422-1336. Free Read on...
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    Water Main Flushing in Fisher Hill, Woodcrest area and Central Business District - 10/4 & 10/18

    The Bureau of Water will be flushing water mains between the hours of Midnight - 4 A.M. Friday, October 4, 2019 and again on Friday, October 18, 2019, (weather permitting) in the Fisher Hill, Woodcrest area and the Central Business District. Read on...
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    StoryWalk Presents "Creepy Pair of Underwear!" - Just In Time For Some Halloween Fun.

    To get you in the mood for Halloween, stroll StoryWalk and enjoy Creepy Pair of Underwear! By Aaron Reynolds and Peter Brown. StoryWalk is located within Bryant-Mamaroneck Park. This month’s story will run through Friday October 31st, 2019 Read on...
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    White Plains Begins Phase II of Red Light Safety Camera Program

    Phase 2 of the City of White Plains Red Light Safety Camera program will launch on or about Oct. 1st. This final phase will include the installation of 9 additional cameras at 7 intersections, for a total of 12 intersections. Read on...
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    The City of White Plains Public Safety Explorers Program

    The White Plains Public Safety Explorers Program emphasizes 5 areas of youth development: Career Opportunities, Life Skills, Character Education, Citizenship & Leadership Experience. Reg. period 10/9 to 10/20. Program runs Nov. - June. Call 422-6250 Read on...
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    City of White Plains Dept of Public Safety Civilian Academy Classes

    The Public Safety Civilian Academy is a program designed to provide information on law enforcement/firefighting/EMS industry and its government principles. Email: ddoherty@whiteplainsny.gov 10/2 - 10/10 to register. Class begins Oct 15th, 7pm-9pm. Read on...
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    White Plains Metro-North Station Elevator Service Project

    The elevator at the WP Metro-North station will be out of service from October 14 - December 6, 2019 while it undergoes renovations. Metro-North will be offering transportation to/from the North WP station, the closest elevator-accessible station. Read on...
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    Movie Night on Court Street, Saturday, September 21st

    Join us Sat., Sept 21 at 7:20 pm for the Free, Outdoor screening of Black Panther, the Marvel mega-blockbuster. Bring your lawn chair and blanket to Court Street (btwn Main St & Martine Ave) - popcorn is on us. Rated PG-13, run-time is 2 hrs,15 mins. Read on...
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    City of White Plains Now Accepting Applications for a City Court Judge Position

    The City Court Judge position requires an attorney who is a resident of the City of White Plains and has been admitted to practice law in the State of New York for a minimum of five (5) years. Read on...
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    Road Paving on Greenacres Way beginning Sept. 17th - weather permitting

    The Dept. of Public Works has tentatively scheduled repaving of Greenacres Way beginning 9/17/2019. Street parking will be temporarily suspended between the hours of 8AM-5PM. Access to the road will be limited during the week days. Watch for detours. Read on...
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    Join us this Saturday for the White Plains Library Plaza Opening

    Bring the whole family this Sat., Sept. 14th from 2pm - 4pm to celebrate the opening of White Plains' newest public outdoor space - the White Plains Public Library Plaza. Read on...
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    Dads /Special Adult, Take Your Child to School Day - Sept 17th

    White Plains Dads or Special Adult, Take Your Child to School Day, Tuesday, September 17th. We encourage all fathers or positive role models to accompany a child to school on Tuesday, September 17, 2019. For more info contact your school or the YB Additional Info...
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    Road Paving, Davis Avenue from Bryant to Prescott Avenue

    The Dept of Public Works has awarded a contract to ELQ Industries, Inc. for the above captioned work. Preparation work will begin on or about September 12th (weather permitting). On-street parking will be restricted while work is performed Additional Info...
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    Water Flushing - Battle Hill, Church Street & No. Broadway Friday Sept 13th & 20th

    The Bureau of Water will be flushing water mains Friday, Sept. 13th between midnight and 4AM & again Fri, Sept 20th, 2019 in the Battle Hill, Church Street and No. Broadway neighborhoods. Read on...
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    City of White Plains 7th Annual Day of Wellness, Sat., Sept. 14th

    The White Plains Youth Bureau, in cooperation with the Coalition for Living Wellness, celebrate's the 7th annual Day of Wellness, Sat., Sept 14th with a free Family Fun Festival from Noon to 4p.m. in Tibbits Park between Main Street and Lake Street. Read on...
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    Register for Burbio.com & Stay Informed About Community Events

    The City of White Plains would like to remind you about Burbio.com a free digital service designed to help you stay informed about White Plains government, schools, library & events. Sign up at Burbio.com or download the free iPhone or Android App Read on...
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    White Plains Rec Dept Is Seeking Volunteer Soccer Coaches

    The White Plains Recreation and Parks Department is seeking volunteer coaches for its fall soccer program. Read on...
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    September 11 Tribute

    As we prepare to remember those who lost their lives and worked to help others, Mayor Tom Roach, the Rec & Parks Department and the Personnel Department announce the annual events that pay tribute to and honor the victims and heroes of September 11, 2001. Read on...
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    StoryWalk Celebrates Back to School Season with Sophie's Squash Goes to School

    Summer is coming to an end and the kids are getting ready to go back to school. It’s the perfect time to visit the Bryant-Mamaroneck Park StoryWalk. This month’s selection is Sophie's Squash Go to School by Pat Zietlow Miller. Read on...
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    Dog Swim at Kittrell Pool, Sept. 5th, from 5 PM - 7:30 PM

    The Dog Days of Summer are upon us. All licensed White Plains dogs are invited to an event designed just for man’s best friend. On Thursday, September 5th, 5 -7:30 PM, Kittrell Pool will be open for our furry companions to enjoy the water. Read on...
  124. Back to School Immunizations

    The Westchester Co. Dept of Health is Providing Free Back-to-School Vaccine Clinics

    The Westchester County Dept. of Health is providing free vaccines for school children in White Plains on Fri. Aug 30th, 8:30am - 2:00pm and Tuesday, Sept 10th, 8:30am - 3:00pm. Call (914) 995-5800 to learn if you qualify and to make an appointment. Read on...
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    City of White Plains, El Centro Hispano & Soles4Souls Partner On Shoe Distribution Aug. 23rd

    The City of White Plains & El Centro Hispano will be distributing 100 new pairs of shoes provided by Soles4Souls & DSW on Aug 23rd at 6:30 p.m at El Centro Hispano, 346 South Lex. Ave. The shoes are unisex, black and white canvas, sized for grades K-3. Read on...
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    Milling Existing Asphalt & Paving, Mam'k Ave from Martine Ave to Main Street - August 19th

    DPW has awarded a contact to ELQ Industries for the above captioned work. Preparation work will begin on or about August 19th - weather permitting. Once the preparation work is completed a final top course of asphaltic concrete pavement will be placed. Read on...
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    Road Paving, Alexander Ave. Aug 14th and Greenridge Ave. Aug 19th

    The Dept. of Public Works has tentatively scheduled the road paving of Alexander Avenue from Putnam to #19 beginning August 14 and Greenridge Avenue from Bolton Avenue to Prescott Avenue beginning August 19th - Weather Permitting. Read on...
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    Road Resurfacing projects - August 6th & 7th - Weather Permitting

    DPW has tentatively scheduled the road resurfacing of Gedney Park Dr., Ridgeway Ave., and West St., for Aug 6th and Longview Ave on Aug. 7th. Street parking will be suspended from 6AM - 6PM. At times the road will be closed to traffic. Read on...
  130. Road Work ahead

    Road Paving - Alexander Avenue - August 5th Weather Permitting

    The Dept of Public Works has tentatively scheduled repaving of Alexander Avenue from Putnam Ave to Chase Ave, for Aug. 5th. Street parking will be temporarily suspended between the hours of 8AM - 5PM. Access to road will be limited during work days. Read on...
  131. jump in and swim logo

    White Plains Completes its 6th Annual Jump In & Swim Program

    Thirty-one 6th grade students recently participated in a free learn to swim program at the White Plains High School pool. The students learned water safety and swimming fundamentals. Read on...
  132. Road Work ahead

    Road Resurfacing, July 29th, July 31st & August 2nd Weather Permitting

    The Dept of Public Work has tentatively scheduled road resurfacing for 7/29, 7/31 & 8/2 (see below for list of streets). Parking on these streets will be temporarily suspended between the hours of 6AM-6PM. At times, the road will be closed to traffic. Read on...
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    Rock White Plains with Smash Mouth!

    A free concert in downtown WP! Mamaroneck Ave between Main St & Martine Ave. Rain or Shine. More info: https://wpbid.com/rock. This link contains important info for the event, incl parking. Read on...
  134. Because by Mo Willems

    StoryWalk Features A New Story - Because written by Mo Willems

    Because by Mo Willems is a powerful symphony of chance, discovery, persistence, and magic in this moving tale of a young girl's journey to center stage. This month’s StoryWalk will run thru August 23rd, 2019. StoryWalk is within Bryant-Mamaroneck Park. Read on...
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    Milling Existing Asphalt and Paving - Lake Street from Stewart Place to I-287 Bridge

    White Plains DPW has awarded a contract to ELQ Industries, Inc. for the above captioned work. Preparation work consisting of but not limited to roadway milling, casting adjustments base replacement and minor curb replacements will begin on or about 7/29. Read on...
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    JazzFest

    Enjoy a five Day Celebration of Jazz in White Plains. Read on...
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    Tips to Beat the Heat

    A dangerous heat wave is building across much of the country. Above normal temperatures and high humidity levels are expected through this weekend. If you need to cool off, here are some options. Read on...
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    White Plains Theater Lovers' Club to meet Thurs., July 18 at 1pm at the Community Center

    Do you like Broadway Shows? If so, the White Plains Theater Lovers’ Club is for you! The club meets July 18 at 1pm at the Community Center, 65 Mitchell Place. At this meeting club members will choose which show to attend & payment is required. Read on...
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    Coffee with Grandpas United at White Plains Library on July 17, 2019

    All grandfathers are welcome to "Coffee with Grandpas United" at the Library, on Wednesday, July 17, 8:30-10:00am. This week's topic is the White Plains Hospital’s Community Health Initiatives and Center for Cancer Care. To register call 914-422-1378. Read on...
  140. Shakespeare in the Park

    Tonight's Shakespeare Performance to be Moved to Rain Location

    Due to tonight's forecast of inclement weather, Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival's performance of Julius Caesar will be moved to the rain location, Eastview Middle School. performance begins at 7:00 PM.
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    Westchester County School District Job Fair, Tues., July 16, 10 am - 2 pm

    Westchester County government is partnering with local school districts to host a job fair on July 16th at Eastview Middle School to highlight non-teaching employment opportunities in the schools. Read on...
  142. Seniors Farmers Market Check book program

    FARMERS’ MARKET CHECKBOOKS NOW AVAILABLE TO QUALIFYING SENIORS

    The Senior Farmers’ Market Program provides low-income seniors greater access to locally grown produce from farmers’ markets. The check books will be distributed Mon., July 15 & Tues. July 16th at the WP Community Center, 65 Mitchell Place, 9am to 4pm Read on...
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    Miscellaneous Street Reconstruction Oxford Road (Gedney Esplanade to Heatherbloom Road)

    The Department of Public Works has awarded a contract to Montesano Bros., Inc for the above captioned work. The reconstruction will include stormwater drainage improvements, granite curbing, full-depth pavement replacement and other misc. work Read on...
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    City of White Plains Independence Day Celebration, July 2nd beginning at 6PM

    This White Plains tradition takes place Tues., July 2nd from 6 PM to 10 PM at White Plains High School. Residents are encouraged to come early, bring blankets and chairs and enjoy a fun-filled evening of music, games, entertainers, food and fireworks! Read on...
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    White Plains Public Library Summer Reading Program Runs July 2nd - Aug. 9th

    Families with children up to Kindergarten age will take part in a bingo-style game. Grades K-6 will use a game board and Grades 7-12 will play a giant summer reading board game with a chance to win valuable prizes. Read on...
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    Foreclosed Property for Sale - 8 Rutherford Ave & 146 Orawaupum St

    The City of White Plains invites proposals for the sale of two foreclosed real properties owned by the City of White Plains. Descriptions and instructions to proposers are contained in the attached documents. Read on...
  148. Pollinator Pathway Plant - Skipper Butterfly on Echinacea

    White Plains Joins the Pollinator Pathways Movement!

    It takes collaboration & commitment from everyone to bring back our pollinators – bees, birds, bats & butterflies - that are in decline. You can be a part of this rapidly growing movement by planting native plants and eliminating pesticides. Read on...
  149. Thank you to everyone who participated in the 1st CWP Volunteer Fair

    The City of White Plains Virtual Volunteer Fair

    Many thanks to the community members & non-profits that attended the 1st White Plains Volunteer Fair last Sat. at the Library. There are many orgs in our city that need volunteers. For those who couldn't attend, here is a list of those who participated. Read on...
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    Outdoor Yoga on Court Street

    Yogis of all levels are invited to Court St. on Fri, June 21st, the Summer Solstice @ 6:30 PM for Free yoga led by Patty Holmes, owner of The Yoga Garden & yoga teacher for over 20 yrs. This event is made possible with the generous support of WP Hospital. Read on...
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    NYS Dept of Public Service to Hold Public Hearings on Con Ed Rate Increases

    In Jan 2019, Con Edison requested approval from the NY State Public Service Commission for increases in its electric and gas rates. The Commission has scheduled 2 public hearings on this proposal: 6/25 at Yonkers Public Library and 6/26 in Manhattan. Additional Info...
  152. CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

    Father's Day Concert Postponed

    The Father's Day concert scheduled for Sunday, June 16th, 7:00 PM at Turnure Park has been postponed to Monday, June 17th, 7:00 PM at Turnure Park due to the poor weather forecast for this evening.
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    White Plains Youth Bureau with NYPA holds 4th Annual STEAM Awards

    The White Plains Youth Bureau in collaboration with the New York Power Authority, Inc. will hold its 4th Annual STEAM Awards Recognition Program Thursday, June 13th, 6 to 9 p.m. in the Jaguar Room at New York Power Authority Headquarters, 123 Main St, Read on...
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    City of White Plains Volunteer Fair, Saturday, June 15th at the White Plains Public Library

    Our 1st annual Community Volunteer Fair is coming up this Saturday, June 15th from 10:30 a.m. to 2 :00 p.m. at the White Plains Public Library 2nd Fl - Gallery. Read on...
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    The Seventh Annual Father & Grandfather Awards Breakfast

    The White Plains Youth Bureau held its 7th Annual Fatherhood Awards Breakfast at the Eastview Middle School Campus on Saturday June 8th and honored seven fathers along with one grandfather from across the community. Read on...
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    New Story Up Now at Bryant-Mamaroneck Park!

    It’s beginning to feel like summer. The weather is getting warmer. We all want to be outside soaking up the sunshine. A great way to do that is to visit the Bryant-Mamaroneck Park StoryWalk, where a new story has been selected: Children Make Terrible Pets Read on...
  157. CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

    White Plains Releases Request For Proposals for Transit District

    The City of White Plains has released an RFP for the White Plains Transit District. The RFP represents the next step in the process for the re-development of the area surrounding the White Plains Metro-North station. Read on...
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    City of White Plains JUNE E-Newsletter

    Markets, Music, Festivals, Grads & Dad. What a Month! Check out the City of White Plains JUNE E-Newsletter Additional Info...
  159. Music Notes

    White Plains Comes Alive with Music this Summer!

    For those looking to enjoy outdoor, live, free music this summer, we've got many options for you! Read on...
  160. kayaking at Liberty Park

    White Plains Offers Free Kayaking on Two Weekends in June

    The City of White Plains is providing FREE kayaks for public use at Liberty Park - Silver Lake on the following dates in June: Sat./Sun., June 15/16 10 am - 1 pm Sat./Sun., June 22/23 10 am - 1 pm Read on...
  161. ETC Closed for Summer

    White Plains Education & Training Facility to Close for Summer

    The White Plains Education & Training Center will be closed for the summer beginning June 28, 2019 for facility repairs.
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    The City of White Plains Volunteer Fair - Saturday, June 15th at the Library

    The City of White Plains is holding a Volunteer Fair, Sat., June 15th from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the White Plains Public Library - 2nd Fl. This is an opportunity to meet with local non-profits and learn how you can positively impact the community. Read on...
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    CITY OF WHITE PLAINS MEMORIAL DAY PARADE

    The annual White Plains Memorial Day parade will begin at 10 AM on Monday, May 27th. The Grand Marshal for this year’s parade is Malcolm Baehr, U.S. Navy, World War II, Korean War, and Naval Reserve veteran and long-time White Plains resident Read on...
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    White Plains Theater Lovers' Club to meet at the Community Center of July 18 at 1pm

    Do you like Broadway shows? If so, the White Plains Theater Lovers’ Club is for you! The club meets on Thurs, July 18 at White Plains Community Center, 65 Mitchell Place. At this meeting club members will decide on which show to attend & make payment. Read on...
  165. US Flag

    City of White Plains Recognizes Veterans with Personalized Flags of Honor Along Main Street

    The American flag is a symbol of our freedom and the bravery of all who have defended this nation throughout our country's history. Read on...
  166. White Plains Housing Authority

    White Plains Housing Choice Voucher Wait List Opening June 3 - 10, 2019

    The White Plains Housing Authority will be accepting online applications for its Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) waiting list from June 3 to June 10, 2019 Read on...
  167. One Book One WP 2019

    First City-wide read, "One Book One White Plains, coming this Fall

    Our first City-wide read takes place over September and October. The WP Library, ONE BOOK, ONE WHITE PLAINS, will make copies of Everything I Never Told You, by Celeste Ng - available for free in both hard copy and e-book beginning in the late summer. Read on...
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    White Plains Expands Affordable Rental Housing Program

    Amendments to the city's existing Affordable Rental Housing Program regulations will enhance the city's ability to produce rental housing units affordable to a range of income groups and ensure the continued social and economic diversity of the city. Read on...
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  170. Truck Day 2019

    City of White Plains TRUCK DAY, Sat., May 18th 10 am-2pm , Free event

    Numerous White Plains City Departments will showcase all types of vehicles, emergency vehicles, utility trucks and more at this earth moving event! Come climb upon, honk horns, and learn all about the trucks that help keep our City rolling. Rain date 5/19 Read on...
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    Coffee with Grandpas United at White Plains Library on May 14, 2019

    All grandfathers are invited to attend our next Coffee with Grandpas United gathering at the White Plains Public Library, located at 100 Martine Avenue in White Plains on Tuesday, May 14th, 8:30 - 10:30 a.m. Read on...
  172. Silver softball 50 plus

    White Plains 50+ Silver Softball Looking for a Few Players

    Last Spring the White Plains Recreation and Parks Department started a pick-up softball program known as the 50+ Silver Softball Program. Over the course of the Spring, Summer and Fall the group grew to over 25 players weekly. Read on...
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    City of White Plains Flags of Honor

    The American flag symbolizes the freedoms we enjoy in our country and the bravery of all who have defended this nation. To honor our veterans, the City of White Plains will once again display an assemblage of American flags along Main Street. Read on...
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    Free Car Seat Check Program, Saturday April 27th, 10 AM - 2PM

    Not sure if your car seat is installed correctly or need help with installation? The White Plains Department of Public Safety will host a FREE Car Seat Check Program this Sat., April 27th from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Public Safety Headquarters, Read on...
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    White Plains My Brother's Keeper Program vs. White Plains Bravest, Wed., April 24th at 6pm

    White Plains My Brother's Keeper Take on White Plains Bravest in Round Ball Classic on Wednesday, April 24 at 6:00 p.m. in the Ridgeway Alliance Church, 465 Ridgeway. Read on...
  176. White Plains Housing Authority

    White Plains Housing Authority Revitalization Part 2

    Winbrook Apartments Redevelopment - Brookfield Commons Transformation Read on...
  177. 2019 Community Development Week

    White Plains Celebrates National Community Development Week 2019!

    During the week of April 22nd, the City of White Plains will be celebrating the success of Community Development Block Grant. Read on...
  178. StoryWalk Digging  Dirt

    New Spring Story Is Up at the Bryant-Mamaroneck Park StoryWalk

    It's spring, the perfect time to visit the Bryant-Mamaroneck Park StoryWalk and enjoy "A Perfect Day for Digging," written by Cari Best and illustrated by Christine Davenier. This month’s StoryWalk will run through May 31st. Read on...
  179. White Plains Youth Bureau

    Summer Youth Employment Applications Now Available!

    Summer employment applications for year round White Plains residents, 14-21 years of age, are available as of today, Monday, April 15th. Youth will be able to access a summer employment application online at www.whiteplainsteens.com Read on...
  180. DPW App

    White Plains DPW Introduces New Feature On Its DPW At Your Service APP

    Residents Can Now Report & Track Status of Other DPW Issues through App - Critical Services at Your Fingertips. White Plains DPW At Your Service is available for free download on both the Apple App Store as well as the Google Play Store. Read on...
  181. Youth Bureau Logo

    2019 Summer Employment Applications Will Be Available Online April 15, 2019 at 5PM

    Open to White Plains residents, only (14-21 years old) - the White Plains Youth Bureau-Youth Employment Services, 2019 Summer Employment Applications will be available online on April 15 beginning at 5pm. Application deadline: 5/31/19 at 5pm. Additional Info...
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    City of White Plains APRIL E-Newsletter

    April is National Volunteer Month and we're highlighting not-for-profit, community organizations right here in our city that contribute to making White Plains a great place to live. Additional Info...
  183. Social Security Administration

    Social Security Admin Warns Public About Caller ID “Spoofing” Scheme

    The Social Security Administration is working to raise awareness and warn the public about the recent surge in Social Security phone scamming. Read on...
  184. White Plains Recreation & Parks

    Plainsmen Ice Hockey Travel Program Try-Outs, April 9 - 11th

    The City of White Plains Recreation and Parks Department announces Plainsmen Ice Hockey travel program try-out dates. The Plainsmen Ice Hockey program is a member of the Hudson Valley Hockey League and competes in the tri-state area. Read on...
  185. CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

    Proposed 2019-20 City Budget & Schedule of Budget Meetings

    The City of White Plains Proposed 2019-20 Tax Budget has been submitted to the Common Council. Read on for links to the document and to the schedule of public budget meetings and hearing. Read on...
  186. HUD CDBG Annual Action Plan 2019 - 2020 Cover Page

    HUD CDBG 2019-20 Annual Action Plan

    The City of White Plains Community Development Draft 2019-20 Annual Action Plan will be available for a 30 day public review period beginning March 29, 2019. The proposed plan will be available at www.whiteplainsny.gov & city facilities. Read on...
  187. Wing Walk

    Downtown White Plains Wing Walk Saturday, April 6 * Noon – 5:00 PM

    On April 6th there will be a little friendly competition in downtown White Plains as the chicken wing-eating public gets to decide which restaurant has the best wings in the city. To view the White Plains Wing Walk Map & buy tickets -wpbid.com/wingwalk Read on...
  188. Youth Bureau Logo

    Are You Interested in Serving on the Mayor's Youth Council?

    The White Plains Youth Bureau has announced it has openings on the Mayor's Youth Council for White Plains residents in grades 9-12. The first meeting is Wednesday, October 3rd, 6:30 p.m. at the Youth Bureau 11 Amherst Place, White Plains, NY 10601 Read on...
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