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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...
  2. 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...
  4. Match Your Interest to local non profits at the White Plains Volunteer Fair - Made with PosterMyWall

    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...
  6. Children Make Terrible Pets

    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...
  7. 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...
  9. 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...
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    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...
  11. 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.
  12. Yoga 2019 Vert

    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...
  13. City of White Plains Volunteer Fair June 15th - with city seal

    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...
  14. CITY SEAL

    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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    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

    The White Plains Theater Lovers’ Club will meet on Thursday, May 23rd at 6pm at the White Plains Community Center, 65 Mitchell Place. At this meeting club members will be deciding which Broadway show they would like to attend. Read on...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. City of White Plains New York Seal

    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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  22. 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...
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    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...
  27. Free Measles Vaccines English flyer

    FREE Measles Vaccines

    White Plains residents can register for free MMR vaccines to protect against measles, mumps and rubella. All are welcome, and campers, camp counselors and staff are especially encouraged to get vaccinated. 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...
  29. White Plains Farmers Market

    White Plains Farmers' Market

    Come get your fresh veggies AND celebrate Earth Day! Wednesday, April 24th at the Farmers’ Market. Meet our partners and check out their demos. Let's go green in 2019! Read on...
  30. White Plains Housing Authority

    White Plains Housing Authority Revitalization Part 2

    Winbrook Apartments Redevelopment - Brookfield Commons Transformation Read on...
  31. 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...
  32. 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...
  33. 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...
  34. 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...
  35. 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...
  37. 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...
  38. 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...
  39. 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...
  40. 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...
  41. 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...
  42. City of White Plains Spotlight

    The Mobile Shredder is Coming to White Plains, Saturday, March 23rd

    Now you can safely destroy unwanted personal papers and documents - Saturday, March 23rd from 10 AM - 1PM at the Gedney Way Recycling Center. Each resident may bring a maximum of 4 file boxes. All paper must be free of clips, bindings, folders and files Read on...
  43. Youth Bureau Logo

    Sports Night for Youth at White Plains Library, March 19th

    Hear local sports heroes share their stories of how sports brings out the best in us. All youth, ages 8 through18 years old, are invited to attend a special Sports Night at White Plains Library on Tuesday, March 19th from 6:00 – 8:30 p.m. Free event. Read on...
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    City Spring/Summer Guide to Services Has Arrived!

    The City of White Plains Guide to Programs and Services has been mailed to all residents. Online and in-person program registration begins Monday, March 11, 2019. This Guide contains everything you need to know about programs, events and city amenities. Read on...
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    22nd Annual White Plains St. Patrick's Day Parade - Saturday, March 9th at Noon

    Celebrate the 22nd Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade when White Plains and the greater Irish Community come together to celebrate everything Irish. Stay and visit the numerous restaurants and bars serving up Irish music, fun and cheer. Read on...
  46. CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

    52 North Broadway

    The soil test result presentation to the Common Council is being postponed until April. In addition, it is anticipated that the 52 North Broadway DEIS hearing will also be adjourned until April.
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    City of White Plains MARCH E-Newsletter

    Marching, Munching, and More this month in White Plains! Additional Info...
  48. White Plains Housing Authority

    White Plains Housing Authority Revitalization

    The White Plains Housing Authority has quietly embarked on a major revitalization of its housing assets and has been working to upgrade and transform the face of public housing in White Plains. This program has been implemented with the city's support. Read on...
  49. CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

    Expansion of Affordable Rental Housing Program Proposed

    White Plains Mayor Tom Roach today announced a proposal to expand the City’s Affordable Rental Housing Program. When implemented, the program would be the most progressive in Westchester County. Read on...
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    St. Patrick's Day Luncheon at White Plains Community Center, Thurs, March 14th

    White Plains senior citizens are invited to the Community Center Cafe to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a delicious lunch and live entertainment on Thurs., March 14, 2019 (Please Note: NEW DATE) from 11:30 to 1:30 p.m. Read on...
  51. Youth Bureau Logo

    Annual Youth Bureau Performing Arts Benefit, Sat., March 2nd

    Broadway Star Kissy Simmons headline Annual Youth Bureau Performing Arts Benefit. Saturday, March 2nd 7PM at the White Plains Performing Arts Center This Year’s Benefit to Focus on the Theme of Social Justice. Tickets $25 and $50. Call 914.422.1378. Read on...
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    White Plains Theater Lovers' Club

    Do you like Broadway shows? If so, the White Plains Theater Lovers’ Club is for you! This fun club will meet on Thursday, March 7th at 1:00 p.m. at the White Plains Community Center, located at 65 Mitchell Place. Read on...
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    White Plains Recreation & Parks Black History Month Special Events

    Join the White Plains Recreation & Parks Department as they celebrate Black History Month with two creative special events at the White Plains Recreation & Parks Community Center, 65 Mitchell Place, White Plains. Read on...
  54. CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

    Updated 2/12, 8:45 am: Weather Related Information for White Plains Residents

    All Department of Recreation & Parks and Youth Bureau programs and activities are canceled for Tuesday, February 12, 2019 due to inclement weather. The Library is closed today in observance of Lincoln's birthday. Garbage pick up is on as scheduled. Read on...
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    WP Youth Bureau & My Brother's Keepers, Celebrate the Annual Achievement Awards, Sat. March 9th

    The White Plains Youth Bureau, the Beta Alpha Alpha Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., and the White Plains My Brother’s Keeper, Present the Annual Achievement Awards Ceremony -Sat. March 9th at 12PM at Highlands Middle School. Read on...
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    GO GREEN WHITE PLAINS

    We all have them. An old pair of shoes (or two or three) lying on the floor somewhere in the back of our closets, getting dustier by the week. Drop off your gently used shoes at Gedney Recycling Facility located at 87 Gedney Way, White Plains. Read on...
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    WPETC - Exciting Opportunities Await

    Join us for a Meet & Greet, Tuesday, Feb. 26, 6pm - 8pm at the White Plains Housing Auth. Community Room, 223 MLK, Jr. Blvd. Learn about upcoming OSHA 30 classes and exciting opportunities awaiting at Brookfield Commons Phase II. RSVP 914.686,7102 Read on...
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    White Plains Recreation & Parks Day Camp Fair - Sat., February 2

    Come to the White Plains Recreation & Parks Camp Fair, Saturday, Feb 2nd, 10 AM – 1PM, at the White Plains High School B1 Meeting Room (enter North Street) to learn more about our summer offerings. Free event, open to residents and non-residents. Read on...
  59. CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

    Important Winter Storm Information for White Plains Residents

    A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for our area from Sat,1/19 thru Sun, 1/20. The City is offering free parking to residents only in the Lex-Grove E & W (Galleria), Ham-Main, & Chester-Maple Garages from 5 PM Sat, 1/19 thru 8 AM Mon, 1/20 only. Read on...
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    City of White Plains My Brother's Keeper Open House - Sat. Jan. 26th

    The White Plains My Brother’s Keeper will hold an Open House at Eastview Middle School gymnasium on Saturday, Jan. 26th. Read on...
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    City of White Plains My Brother's Keeper - Kids & Cops Basketball Classic

    On Wednesday, Jan. 23, White Plains My Brother’s Keeper will hold its 1st “Kids & Cops Basketball Classic” 6:30 p.m. at Ridgeway Alliance Church. Don't miss White Plains Finest vs. youth ready to show off their b-ball skills. Free event. Read on...
  62. CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

    52 North Broadway Soil Testing Results

    Soil testing results for 52 North Broadway (former Good Counsel site) have been completed and are available on the city's website. These test results have been sent to NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, as required, for review and comment. Additional Info...
  63. Smoke Testing

    Smoke Testing of Sanitary Sewer System to Start 1/14

    White Plains will be conducting smoke testing of certain sanitary sewer lines in various neighborhoods. The purpose of smoke testing is to locate problem areas within the overall sewer system. The test identifies the sources of leaks and other problems. Read on...
  64. City of Science

    City of Science Event to be Held in White Plains Feb.2nd

    Walk on water. Blast into orbit. Defy gravity. Explore the wonders of science at the Westchester County Center on Sat, Feb 2nd. See large-scale interactive exhibits, mind-blowing demonstrations & hands-on activities. Free & open to all ages! Read on...
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    White Plains Education Training Center IT Support Tech Bootcamp

    The White Plains Education & Training Center, Westchester Community College and Per Scholas are pleased to offer the next in-demand course to equip adults successfully enter, or advance in, the field of technology: IT SUPPORT SPECIALIST. Apply today. Read on...
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    City of White Plains JANUARY E-Newsletter

    Happy New Year, White Plains! May it be fun and safe. Read our January newsletter for useful safety and emergency preparedness tips. Additional Info...
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    Celebrate New Year's Eve in Downtown White Plains!

    The City and the WP BID are once again preparing to ring in the New Year downtown. This family-friendly event, held at the intersection of Main & Court Streets, includes DJ, live entertainment, crowd countdown and ball drop, fireworks display & confetti. Read on...
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    WinterFest Entertainment Schedule

    Bring the kids, meet up with friends & enjoy WinterFest's shopping (40+ vendors), dining options, and entertainment. Admission and all entertainment is free. Hours: Wed, Thurs & Sun. 11AM -7PM, Fri & Sat 11AM - 9 PM. Read On for Entertainment Schedule. Read on...
  69. White Plains Recreation & Parks

    Sign Up for White Plains Rec Alerts

    The City of White Plains is encouraging residents to sign up for Recreation & Parks Dept. alerts ("Rec Alerts") in order to receive information and updates about Rec & Parks Dept. programs and activities, including weather-related schedule changes. Read on...
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    WinterFest kicks off December 19th on Court Street

    Enjoy some holiday cheer at WinterFest, White Plains’ downtown holiday market. WinterFest is a 5-day outdoor market offering, food, live performances and crafts people selling one of a kind items for all the important people on your shopping list. Read on...
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    White Plains seniors! Join us at the Community Center Cafe to celebrate the holidays, December 14th

    White Plains seniors! Join us at the Community Center Cafe to celebrate the holidays. Enjoy a delicious lunch, live entertainment and a special visit from Santa and his helpers on Friday, December 14, 2018 from 11:30 to 1:30 p.m. Registration required. Read on...
  72. Del Vecchio

    Passing of Former Mayor Alfred Del Vecchio

    It is with sadness that we inform you of the passing of former Mayor of White Plains, Alfred Del Vecchio. Mayor Del Vecchio was our city’s longest serving mayor. He served 4 terms, from 1976 to 1993. Read on...
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    25 Year Employee Service Awards Presented

    Mayor Tom Roach presented the annual service awards to City of White Plains employees who have completed 25 years of service with the city at the December 3, 2018 Common Council meeting. The Mayor & Common Council thank them for their dedicated service! Read on...
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    City of White Plains DECEMBER E-Newsletter

    Lively Events all Month Long. Get Out and Have Some Holiday Fun! Additional Info...
  75. Community Development Block Grant Program

    White Plains CDBG Annual Action Plan & Funding Notice

    The City of White Plains Department of Planning, Community Development Program, is soliciting public input on the development of the 2019-20 Annual Action Plan and will be accepting funding applications through Jan. 17, 2019. Read on...
  76. CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

    City of White Plains Comprehensive Annual Financial Report

    The City of White Plains Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for the fiscal year July 1, 2017-June 30, 2018 is now available online. Read on...
  77. DPW seal

    Last Day for Loose Leaves at the curb, December 3, 2018

    Dec. 3rd is the last day for loose leaves at the curb. DPW crews will continue to pick up leaves and yard debris left at the curb in paper bags or dedicated compost containers until mid to late December, weather permitting. Read on...
  78. CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

    Public Hearing on 52 North Broadway

    It is anticipated that the public hearing on 52 North Broadway (former Good Counsel property), scheduled for Monday, December 3, 2018, will be adjourned for two (2) months to February 4, 2019 Read on...
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    Santa's Mailbox

    Have you noticed? Santa's Mailbox has mysteriously landed once again on the front steps of City Hall. Santa is inviting all White Plains children to write to him this Holiday Season using his special mailbox. No postage necessary! Now thru 12/17. Read on...
  80. CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

    Soil Testing at 52 North Broadway

    The City of White Plains is providing notice about activities that will be occurring on an abandoned playing field located at 52 North Broadway (former Good Counsel property) beginning on Tuesday, November 27, 2018. Read on...
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    City Lights, Bright Holiday Nights Community Tree Lighting

    Join us today~Sun, 12/2, 4:00-6:00 pm on Court Street as White Plains welcomes the start of the holiday season with a fun, family friendly evening. Free. Read on...
  82. CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

    Winter Storm Response

    Our 1st winter storm was fast moving with intense periods of heavy snow falling just in time for the evening rush hour. White Plains received 7.5” of snow. DPW was prepared. Roads were pre-salted & a full complement of trucks was working to clear roads. Read on...
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    Due to Inclement Weather the White Plains Public Library Will Close at 7PM tonight

    Please be advised, the White Plains Public Library will close at 7pm tonight due to the inclement weather.
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    Rec & Parks, Youth Bureau and Library programming changes due to anticipated storm

    Rec & Parks programs scheduled for later than 4pm today are cancelled. The Afterschool Program is open until 6pm today. The STEAM program is cancelled and the Library has cancelled several programs Read on...
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    White Plains Seniors Thanksgiving Luncheon

    The White Plains Community Center will host a delicious Thanksgiving luncheon with live entertainment on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. All White Plains senior citizens are welcome Read on...
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    City of White Plains Ebersole Ice Rink Free Style Subscription and Adult Open Hockey

    The City of White Plains Recreation and Parks Department, Ebersole Ice Rink, has announced the start of Free Style Subscription Ice and Adult Open Hockey. The Ebersole Ice Rink is located at 110 Lake Street in White Plains. Read on...
  87. City of White Plains Spotlight

    White Plains Honors Veterans, Sunday, November 11th

    The City of White Plains Veterans' Day ceremony will be held on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018 on the front steps of City Hall, 255 Main Street, beginning at 10:30 a.m. This event is organized by the Mayor's Veterans Committee to pay tribute to our veterans. Read on...
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    Free Healthy Eating Workshops at Wednesday Farmers' Market

    The City of White Plains will present 2 Nutrition Workshops at the Wednesday Farmers' Market held on Court Street in downtown White Plains. The workshops will be held on Wed, November 7th and 14th from 12:30 to 2:00 p.m. each day and are open to all. Read on...
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    Road Paving - Leith, Idlewood, Ritchie & Miles (from Old Mamaroneck Rd to Leith Pl)

    Preparation work will begin on or about November 7th (weather permitting). Work will take place between 7:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. with the street remaining open to vehicular traffic. However, on-street parking will be restricted. Additional Info...
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    Road Paving - Overlook Road (from Bryant Avenue to Gedney Way)

    Preparation work will begin on or about October 29th (weather permitting) between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. with the street remaining open to vehicular traffic; however on street parking will be restricted. Additional Info...
  91. Con Ed Logo

    Con Edison Now Offering Customers the Ability to Sign Up for Text Alerts

    Con Edison is now offering its customers the ability to sign up for text alerts to help them communicate before, during & after storms. Use your cell phone to text REG to OUTAGE (688243) & follow prompts. You'll need your account # & confirm your zip. Read on...
  92. White Plains Recycling Logo

    Gedney Recycling Yard Now Open on Sundays 8 am to Noon

    Starting this weekend, the Gedney Yard will now be open to residents on Sundays to accept cardboard, paper & co-mingled recycling. Brush drop-off, metal drop off, along with topsoil, mulch & firewood pick-up will also be available. Thanks DPW! Read on...
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    Ebersole Ice Rink Opens for the Season

    The City of White Plains Ebersole Ice Rink is now open for the 2018/2019 season. The rink is located at 110 Lake Street. Rink admission is $8 for youth, $10. for adults and $5 seniors. Skate rentals are available at the rink for $5.00 per pair. Read on...
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    City of White Plains OCTOBER E-Newsletter

    See what's happening in White Plains this month! Additional Info...
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    Martine Ave Road Paving

    White Plains DPW will be paving Martine Avenue from South Broadway to Mamaroneck Avenue starting on Wednesday, October 17. Read on...
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    White Plains My Brother's Keeper Program to Host Forum with former NFL Star William Green

    The White Plains My Brother’s Keeper program will host a community presentation with former NFL star William Green on Tuesday, October 9th, 6:30 p.m. at the Thomas Slater Center, 2 Fisher Court, White Plains, NY. Read on...
  97. Youth Bureau Logo

    White Plains Youth Bureau Now Accepting Applications for Youth of the Year Award

    The WP Youth Bureau is now accepting applications for its Youth of the Year award. The award is given annually to a graduating high school senior who resides in White Plains. Read on...
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    Milling and Paving Work on Chase Ave & Orawaumpum St

    The City of White Plains will be milling existing asphalt and paving both Chase Ave (from Chatterton Parkway to dead end) and Orawaumpum St (from Chestnut Hill Ave to Fisher Ave). Read on...
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    Enjoy "The Night Before Halloween" at the Bryant-Mamaroneck Park StoryWalk

    Fall is in full swing and we have our last story of the season on display at StoryWalk: The Night Before Halloween, written by Natasha Wing and illustrated by Cynthia Fisher, is the perfect Halloween treat for young children. Read on...
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    October Water Main Flushing

    During the month of October, the City will be flushing water mains between the hours of Midnight - 4:00 A.M. in the: Westminister/Woodcrest Area, Fisher Hill area and the Central Business District. Read on...
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    Westview Avenue - Road Reconstruction (North Broadway to Church Street)

    Beginning Mon., October 1, 2018, Westview Avenue between No. Broadway and Church Street will be reconstructed, and will be closed to through traffic. There will be no access to North Broadway. Work hours are 8AM - 4:30PM and is expected to last 7 weeks. Read on...
  102. 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...
  103. Big Tom Hanks

    Free Outdoor Movie Screening on Court Street - Sept. 22, at 7:30 PM

    Pack some snacks, grab a blanket, and come on down with your family, friends and neighbors to enjoy a free showing of BIG featuring Tom Hanks. Movie begins at 7:30 p.m. Additional Info...
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    White Plains JazzFest Returns September 12th – 16th

    JazzFest White Plains will return for its 7th annual celebration in downtown White Plains from September 12-16, featuring 20 established and up-and-coming artists performing free or affordably priced concerts throughout the city. Read on...
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    SCREENAGERS: NAVIGATING THE DIGITAL AGE, Sept. 24th 6PM at the Cinema Delux Theater

    Are you watching kids scroll through life, with their rapid-fire thumbs and a six second attention span? Read on...
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    Milling Existing Asphalt and Paving - Martine Avenue, September 17th, 7:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.

    Road work will begin on Martine Avenue from So. Broadway to Mamaroneck Ave (weather permitting) on Sept 17th between the hours of 7:00 A.M. and 4:30 P.M. with Martine Avenue remaining open to vehicular traffic however on-street parking will be restricted Additional Info...
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    Notice of Draft Report & Public Hearing Comprehensive Annual Performance and Evaluation Report

    The City of White Plains has released a DRAFT 2017 CAPER for the Community Development Block Grant/US Department of Housing and Urban Development. The report is available for public comment during a 15-day period, Sept.10 - 24, 2018. Read on...
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    Mamaroneck Avenue Crosswalk Repaving

    Crosswalks on Mamaroneck Avenue in downtown White Plains will be repaved on Wednesday, September 12th (overnight), 7:00 p.m. thru 6:00 a.m. Read on...
  109. Fall Winter Guide 2018

    City of White Plains Fall/Winter Program Guide Released

    The City of White Plains Guide to Programs and Services for fall / winter has been mailed to residents. This informative publication lists all of our fall and winter programs and events. Read on...
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    White Plains Hosts Annual Dog Swim at Kittrell Pool

    The Dog Days of Summer are definitely upon us and all White Plains dogs are invited to cool off from the hot weather with a dip in the pool. Read on...
  111. Camping

    The Great White Plains Camp Out Returns to Delfino Park

    Camp with the family under the stars at Delfino Park Saturday, September 15 through Sunday, September 16. Games and activities for all. Additional Info...
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    Water Main Flushing Schedule for September

    During the month of September, the Department of Public Works Water Bureau will be flushing water mains between the hours of midnight and 4:00 a.m. in the Battle Hill, North Broadway and Church Street neighborhoods. Read on...
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    Youth Bureau & My Brother's Keeper Initiative Offer Free Haircuts to WP Youth

    The White Plains My Brother’s Keeper Initiative is partnering with area barbershops to offer 200 White Plains low income youth a free back-to-school haircut 8/27 through 9/8. Haircuts are available to elementary and middle school age youth. Read on...
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    New Story Up Now At The Bryant-Mamaroneck Park Story Walk

    As summer winds down and we begin to look ahead to the new school year, we’ve put a new story up on the Bryant-Mamaroneck Park StoryWalk: Thidwick the Big-Hearted Moose by Dr. Seuss. Read on...
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    Road Paving Smith Ave (Bryant Ave to Prescott Ave) Beginning August 20th

    Please be advised the Dept. of Public Works has tentatively scheduled repaving of Smith Avenue beginning August 20, 2018 - weather permitting. Street parking will be temporarily suspended between the hours of 8 AM - 5 PM with limited road access. Read on...
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    The Heat is On - - Tips for Staying Cool and Conserving Energy

    It's August, so temperatures in the 90's are not unexpected. Nevertheless, some common sense tips for dealing with the heat bear repeating. Read on...
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    WP Youth Bureau & Assoc. of NYS Youth Bureaus Salute Their Legislative Supporters

    The City of White Plains Youth Bureau has invited members of the State Senate and Assembly to the Bits N’ Pieces Camp Closing Ceremony, August 9th, to be recognized as a champion for youth and for their support for Youth Bureaus across the state. Read on...
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    New Story Up Now At The Bryant-Mamaroneck Park Story Walk

    Summer time is here in full swing and we have a new story up on the Bryant-Mamaroneck Park StoryWalk: COME ON, RAIN! By Karen Hesse & illustrated by Jon J. Muth. Come On, Rain! will be on display through August 20th. Read on...
  120. National Night Out

    National Night Out - Tuesday, August 7th, 2018, 6:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M.

    You are invited, Tuesday, August 7th from 6PM-9PM to lock your doors and turn on outside lights and join your neighbors at the City of White Plains Public Safety Headquarters located at 77 S. Lexington Ave., for the 35th Annual National Night Out. Read on...
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    Wellness Wednesdays at the White Plains Public Library

    Ongoing Programs: Lunchtime Meditation Wednesdays 12:15 - 1:00 PM, brief beginning instructions followed by meditation in a group setting. Meditation/Reflection Room Mondays Open 12:15 to 1:45 pm. A quiet place for self-guided meditation and reflection. Read on...
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    White Plains Metro-North Station Improvements Effective July 25th 2018

    Attention users of the White Plains Metro-North Station: Starting next week, there will be some changes to where the taxi and shuttle buses queue as a result of the station upgrade project. Please see the attached flier. Read on...
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    DPW Automated Side Loader Prog to Incl Paper/Cardbd Collection Containers

    The Department of Public Works will begin distributing new Automated Side Loader (ASL) recycling containers with a green top lid on Monday, July 16, 2018 to all households currently participating in the side loader program. Read on...
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    White Plains Youth Bureau Summer Flight Academy

    According to the airline industry, there is a growing shortage of pilots and this puts the future of the industry at risk. The White Plains Youth Bureau working to get young people interested in becoming pilots through their summer Flight Academy. Read on...
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    Shakespeare in the Park Returns Thurs, July 12th, 7pm Turnure Park

    Hamlet will be presented by Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival, Thurs.July 12th at Turnure Park. This 90 minute production is Free and begins at 7pm. Bring blankets and lawn chairs. Rainsite - Eastview School. Parking on-street and at Eastview. Read on...
  126. My Brothers Keeper

    WP My Brother's Keeper Initiative 2nd Annual Readers Achievers Program

    The City of White Plains My Brother’s Keeper Initiative is kicking off its 2nd Annual Summer Readers Achievers Program beginning July 2nd - August 10th. Children who read during the summer see improved language skills and are better prepared for school. Read on...
  127. Red Light Camera

    White Plains Begins Warning Period for Red Light Safety Camera Program

    The City of White Plains Red Light Safety Camera program will begin taking photos of red light runners at designated intersections beginning July 3rd. Read on...
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    A Little White Plains History...in Honor of Independence Day

    Did you know that White Plains is considered the Birthplace of the State of New York? On July 9, 1776, members of the Fourth Provincial Congress of New York assembled in White Plains after fleeing New York City ahead of British forces. Read on...
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    Emergency Water Main Issue on Oxford Road near Robinhood.

    DPW is working on a water main issue on Oxford Road near Robinhood. At this time no one is anticipated to lose water.
  131. City of White Plains Pools Officially Open For Season This Friday

    White Plains residents can splash and swim the summer away at the Gardella and Kittrell Park Pools. Gardella Pool and Kittrell Pool open Friday, June 22nd. A White Plains Pool Membership pass is required for admittance to both pools. Read on...
  132. Teen Night Outdoor Adventure for White Plains residents, Sat.June 23rd, 6PM - 9PM at Delfino Park

    Teen Night Outdoor Adventure for 6th, 7th and 8th grade White Plains residents. $15 Admission fee includes activities and bbq. BBQ choice is: hamburger, or hot dog, or chicken nuggets and french fries and a drink. School ID required. - Residents Only. Read on...
  133. City of White Plains Independence Day Celebration - July 3rd, White Plains High School 6 PM - 10 PM

    The City of White Plains celebrates Independence Day with a free community event and fireworks display. This year’s celebration features a performance by West Point’s Benny Havens Band on the main stage. Come early, bring a blanket or chair and enjoy! Read on...
  134. City of White Plains Installs Public Art Project in Renaissance Plaza

    The Before I Die.... public art project has returned to Renaissance Plaza. The public is invited to complete the sentence in their own way, expressing their dreams, their goals and their positive thoughts. Participation is open to all. Read on...
  135. Brookfield Commons: Building a Neighborhood of Opportunity Meet & Greet - RSVP today!

    Exciting job and bidding construction opportunities at Brookfield Commons - Phase II, Wed., June 27th, 2018; 2 sessions- 10 A.M. and 6 P.M. at WP Housing Community Room - 223 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. RSVP to mwbebrookfield2@dackconsulting.com Read on...
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