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Posted on: March 28, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents March 28, 2020

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Today Governor Cuomo announced that the New York State Presidential primary that had been scheduled for April 28th is now delayed until June 23rd and will be held in conjunction with the congressional and legislative primary elections.The numbers released...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents March 27, 2020

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DPW is temporarily suspending bulk and for sideloader routes, and metal and electronic pickups for all routes. Residents can continue to drop off metal and electronics at the yard.  Textile collection at the yard is temporarily suspended as well....

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 27, 2020

Small Business Owners Guide to the CARES Act

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The Small Business Owner’s Guide to the CARES Act The programs and initiatives in the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act that was just passed by Congress are intended to assist business owners with whatever needs they hav...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Stay Home, White Plains!

Stop the Spread

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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Posted on: March 22, 2020

White Plains Closes Most City Government Buildings Amid Covid-19 Outbreak

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White Plains Closes Most City Government Buildings Amid Covid-19 Outbreak

 White, NY – March 22, 2020 – Due to the national COVID-19 outbreak, White Plains Mayor Thomas M. Roach today announced that White Plains City Hall and a...

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents March 26, 2020

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Winston Churchill said :

“If you’re going through hell, keep going.” I don’t want to minimize what each of you are going through as we deal with this crisis. We are social creatures. Being deprived of the company of ...

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

Notice to Current Parking Permit Holders

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All monthly and quarterly parking permits with an expiration date of March 31, 2020 will be honored through April 10, 2020. Permits must be renewed by April 10, 2020. All other permit regulations will be in force (i.e. permit location, permit hours, and p...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents March 25, 2020

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We are creating a number of dedicated “take out/delivery” parking spaces in areas of the city near restaurants. The spaces will have a 10 minute limit to ensure turnover and availability. And they will be free! The necessary meter bags...

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents March 24, 2020

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I thanked a lot of people yesterday, I would like to start my remarks today by thanking some others, the essential workers that are still going to work each day:  the cashiers, stock clerks, pharmacists and others at the grocery stores and pharma...

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)Update for Residents: March 23, 2020

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The numbers released by NY State today indicate Westchester County now has 2894 cases of which 1021 are new.  There are approximately 21,000 positive cases in NY State; 3,000 of those cases are in Westchester and of those, 55 are White Plains res...

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Posted on: March 22, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents March 22, 2020

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The numbers released by NY State today indicate Westchester County now has 1873 cases of which 486 are new. Of the 1,873 cases, 35 are White Plains residents. The total number of people tested in Westchester County is 10,647 up from 5694 three days ago. T...

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Posted on: March 21, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)Update for Residents: March 21, 2020

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The numbers released by NY State today indicate Westchester County now has 1385 cases of which 294 are new. While this is a significant number of new cases it is only 1 more than yesterday’s new cases. Prior to this we had been seeing geometric ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 21, 2020

White Plains Limits Public Access to City Government Buildings Amid Covid-19 Outbreak

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White Plains Limits Public Access to City Government Buildings Amid Covid-19 Outbreak

 

White, NY – March 20, 2020 – Due to the national COVID-19 outbreak, White Plains Mayor Thomas M. Roach today announced that White Plains Cit...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)Update for Residents: March 20, 2020

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The numbers released by NY State today indicate Westchester County now has 1091 cases of which 293 are new. 39 people are currently hospitalized, none in critical condition. The numbers reflect the increase in numbers of people who are being tested and th...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Notice to Current Parking Permit Holders

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Notice to Current Parking Permit Holders Temporary Modification of Permit Renewal Requirements at Locations with a Wait List 

At parking locations with a waiting list, current permit holders with a permit that expires on March 31, 2020 who do not ...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

List of local restaurants in White Plains offering take-out

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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.

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)Update for Residents: March 19, 2020

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The numbers released by NY State today indicate Westchester County now has 798 cases of which 260 are new. The numbers reflect the increase in numbers of people who are being tested and the spread of the contagion reinforcing the importance of social dist...

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)Update for Residents: March 18, 2020

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Dear Residents,

Today’s Update:

The numbers released by NY State today indicate Westchester County now has 538 cases of which 158 are new.  The numbers reflect the increase in numbers of people who are being tested and the spread of the c...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 13, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Prevention Information

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Prevention Information

If you have symptoms of coronavirus - fever & cough, congestion, or shortness of breath - call the White Plains Hospital hotline for further screening at 914-681-2900 before you head to the Emergency Department. Concerned about e...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

City Program & Event Changes Due to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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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. This news item will be updated regularly and we hope it will serve as a fast and easy...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)Update for Residents: March 17, 2020

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Today’s Update:  3/17/2020

Dear Residents, 

Yesterday I signed an Executive Order, prohibiting the in-premises service of food and drink by restaurants, bars, and other establishments. In addition, movie theaters, gyms and exerci...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 15, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 15, 2020 at 5:45 PM

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Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents:March 15, 2020 at 5:45 PM.

Dear Residents,

Today’s Update:The Governor today confirmed 69 additional COVID-19 cases in New York State, bringing the total to 729. 196 of those cases (18 new cases) a...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)Update for Residents: March 16, 2020 at 7:00 PM

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Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents:March 16, 2020 at 7:00 PM.

Dear Residents,

Today’s Update:Today I signed a citywide Declaration of Emergency to address the threat that Coronavirus (COVID-19) poses to the health and welfare of res...

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Posted on: March 14, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 14, 2020 at 8:00 PM

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Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: 
March 14, 2020 at 7:45 PM.
Dear Residents,
Today’s Update:
The Governor today confirmed 103 additional COVID-19 cases in New York State, bringing the total to 524.  172 of those c...
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Posted on: March 13, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 13, 2020 at 8:30 PM

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Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 13, 2020 at 8:30 PM.
Dear Residents,
Today’s Update:
The Governor today confirmed 96 additional COVID-19 cases in New York State, bringing the total to 421.  158 of those cases (10 n...
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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 10, 2020

UPDATE: White Plains St. Patrick's Day Parade

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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. The White Plains St. Patrick’s Day Parade Com...

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Posted on: March 12, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 12, 2020 at 5:45 PM

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Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 12, 2020 at 5:45 PM.

Dear Residents,

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 Count...

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Posted on: March 11, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 11, 2020 at 5:00 PM

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Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 11, 2020 at 5:00 PM.

Dear Residents,

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 sta...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 10, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 10, 2020 at 4:15 PM

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 10, 2020 at 4:15 PM.

Dear Residents,As the number of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases continues to rise and in an effort to contain its spread, the Governor has announced an emergency public health...

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Posted on: March 9, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 9, 2020 at 5:30 PM

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Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 9, 2020 at 5:00 PM.

Dear Residents,

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 tot...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 9, 2020

White Plains Library Foundation 25th Anniversary Gala POSTPONED

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March 14th Gala Postponed In response to guidance that recommends social distancing to minimize the spread of COVID19, the White Plains Library Foundation is postponing its March 14th Gala. The Foundation made this decision out of an abundance of...

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Posted on: March 9, 2020

Common Council Adopts New Guidelines for the Community Development Rehabilitation Progam

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At its March 2nd meeting, the Common Council adopted new guidelines for the Community Development Rehabilitation program. These updated guidelines strengthen the City’s commitment to preserve residential neighborhoods by expanding the types of e...

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Posted on: March 8, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 8, 2020 at 5:00 PM

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 8, 2020 at 5:00 PM.

Dear Residents,

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. We know that many...

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Posted on: March 7, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 7, 2020 at 5:00 PM

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 7, 2020 at 5:00 PM.

 

Dear Residents,

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 tod...

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

No Cost Entry Level IT Helpdesk Technician Course at WP Education & Training Center

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Start a New Career inTech
8-week entry-level IT Help Desk Technician training program with theopportunity to earn the CompTIA A+ certification.

• No cost to you

• No prior IT experience needed

• 8-week program plus exam

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 6, 2020

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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.

A child who participates in our Re...

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

An Update on the White Plains Hospital Coronavirus Hotline:

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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 t...

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Letter from NYS Health Commissioner

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Letter from NYS DOH Commissioner Dr. Howard Zucker to local elected officials around the state regarding the Coronavirus.

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

White Plains Draft 2020-24 Consolidated Plan & 2020-21 Annual Action Plan Available Mar. 19th

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UPDATED 3/19/2020

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of White Plains Draft 2020-24 Consolidated Plan and 2020-21 Annual Action Plan will be available for a 30-day public review and comment period beginning March 19, 2020. A digital copy of the d...

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Posted on: March 5, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 5, 2020

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Dear White Plains Residents,

We continue to work with State, County and White Plains Hospital officials, community organizations, and others to ensure an effective and coordinated response to the coronavirus outbreak.

According to the Westchester County Dep...

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Posted on: March 4, 2020

Coronavirus Update

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White Plains Hospital has established a Coronavirus Hotline. The hotline # is: (914) 681-2900. It is available 24 hours/day. This hotline will be updated regularly with information about the virus. It also gives callers the option of connecting with a WP ...

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Posted on: March 3, 2020

A Message from Mayor Roach Regarding the Coronavirus

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I would like to reassure our residents that we are working with State and County officials, as well as White Plains Hospital, and stand ready to support their efforts in any way we can.  As reported in the media there is a confirmed case of Coron...

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Posted on: March 3, 2020

City of White Plains Summer Camp Opportunities

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Camp Panawok (entering K-2nd grade) and Camp Quarropas (entering 3rd-5th grade)  have filled to capacity for Summer 2020. Teen Camp is still accepting registration, as are the Recreation & Parks Department Specialty Camps. Bits N’ P...

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Posted on: March 2, 2020

Change Your Clock; Check Your Smoke Detector!

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THE CITY OF WHITE PLAINS REMINDS YOU… WHEN IT’S TIME TO CHANGE YOUR CLOCK,

 

IT’S TIME TO CHECK YOUR SMOKE DETECTOR

 

Is your smoke detector still working? A smoke detector with a dead or missing battery is the...

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Posted on: February 26, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Update for Residents

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Westchester County Department of Health provided the following update today:

PEOPLE IN QUARANTINE

  • Westchester has travelers coming back to the county from areas of the world where COVID-19 cases have occurred
  • The Westchester County Health Department...
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Posted on: February 26, 2020

City of White Plains Releases Spring-Summer City Guide

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CITY OF WHITE PLAINS RELEASES SPRING/SUMMER CITY GUIDE

Programs & Events for Residents of All Ages throughout the Season!

The City of White Plains Spring/Summer City Guide to Programs and Services is here! This informative publication listing the Spring...

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Posted on: February 25, 2020

White Plains Recreation & Parks Camp Fair, this Saturday, Feb 29th, 10AM -1PM WPHS

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It may be winter outside, but we have already made our plans for summer! Come to the White Plains Recreation & Parks Camp Fair on Saturday, February 29th, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., at the White Plains High School Cafeteria (North Street entran...

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Posted on: February 24, 2020

Exciting Construction Opportunities at Brookfield Commons Phase II

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                                    BROOKFIELD COMMONS:
BUILDING A NEIGHBORHOOD OF OPPORTUNI...

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Posted on: February 18, 2020

White Plains Releases Sizzle Video Promoting City

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Those of us who live in White Plains know it is a special community. White Plains has a rich history, including being the site of a Revolutionary War battle and host to Founding Fathers George Washington and Alexander Hamilton.  White Plains was ...

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Posted on: February 10, 2020

Coffee with Grandpas United at White Plains Library on Feb. 13, 2020

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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.

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Posted on: February 10, 2020

White Plains Youth Bureau 50th Anniversary Celebration begins March 7th

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The 15th Annual White Plains Performing Arts Benefit program celebrating Today’s Performers, Tomorrow’s Stars is honored to have  Broadway Star, Alton Fitzgerald White as the Artistic Honoree of the event. Alton’s cr...

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Posted on: February 5, 2020

Be Counted, White Plains! Issue 1

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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!First of all, please share this newsletter. Forward to anyone in White Plains who...

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Posted on: February 4, 2020

City of White Plains FEBRUARY E-Newsletter

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Black History Month Events, New City Solar Program, Getting Ready for the 2020 Census, the NYS Plastic Bag Ban, and More!

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Posted on: January 28, 2020

City of White Plains Puts Forward Community Solar Program

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White Plains Mayor Tom Roach presented a proposal to the Common Council to establish a Community Solar Program in the city. The program calls for the installation of solar panels on eight city properties. In total, these installations are expected to gene...

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Posted on: January 24, 2020

COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT PREPARES FOR CORONAVIRUS

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With the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) closely monitoring an outbreak caused by 2019 novel coronavirus first identified in Wuhan, China, the Westchester County Department of Health is ready for the possibility that travelers with the vi...

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Posted on: January 22, 2020

White Plains YB to Launch New Flight Simulator - Jan. 23

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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.

The Aviation Academy Program, now in its 2nd full year, provided ...

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Posted on: January 21, 2020

White Plains Rec Dept. Night at the Westchester Knicks, Feb. 21st

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In order to purchase discounted tickets of $10.00 for this special event, visit the White Plains Recreation and Parks Department office at 85 Gedney Way, White Plains, NY 10605. Limited tickets are available at this discounted rate so don’t wait...

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Posted on: January 18, 2020

UPDATE: Water Main Break on Martine Avenue

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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). 

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Posted on: January 18, 2020

Water Main Break on Martine Avenue

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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, as is the West garage entrance to the Galleria Mall. The Library has been closed as a resul...

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Posted on: January 8, 2020

Holocaust Remembrance Day Event at the White Plains Public Library- Jan. 27

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The Brave Cyclist, The True Story of a Holocaust Hero, is a recent Junior Library Guild Gold Standard selection.   Children in grades 1-6 and their families  can join in a discussion about how Gino Bartali’s heroic acts during the Holoca...

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Posted on: January 8, 2020

White Plains Youth Bureau Opens Teen Lounge on Battle Hill - Jan. 10th

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On Friday, January 10th, the White Plains Youth Bureau will open its second Teen Lounge for Middle and High School students.  The Battle Hill Teen Lounge, located at 55 McKinley Avenue, will be open every Friday from 4pm to 7pm.   &n...

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Posted on: January 8, 2020

White Plains Metro-North Station Renovation Update - Side Platform to Close Jan. 13th

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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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Posted on: December 26, 2019

SPECIAL PAPER PICK UP THIS SATURDAY

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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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Posted on: December 23, 2019

Ring in the New Year in White Plains!

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The City of White Plains and the White Plains Business Improvement District (BID) are once again preparing to ring in the New Year at our downtown New Year's Eve celebration. This family-friendly event is held at the intersection of Main and Court Streets...

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Posted on: December 16, 2019

WinterFest opens Wednesday, Dec. 18th - Come Join the Fun!

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WinterFest, presented by the City of White Plains and Bensidoun USA, kicks off on Wednesday, December 18th and runs through Monday, December 23rd. The Market will be located on Court Street between Martine Avenue and Main Street (the same location as the ...

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Posted on: December 17, 2019

White Plains Youth Bureau Accepting Applications for Youth Aviation Academy Club

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The White Plains Youth Bureau is now accepting applications for its Aviation Academy Club, to register contact Eric Rios, White Plains Youth Bureau, at (914) 422-1378, erios@whiteplainsny.gov

The purpose of the Aviation Club is to educate White ...

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Posted on: December 16, 2019

My Brother's Keeper Celebrates Third Anniversary, Thursday December 19th at Slater Center

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The White Plains My Brother’s Keeper was established in White Plains by Mayor  Roach & Supt of School Dr. Joseph Ricca to address the opportunity gap for boys and young men of color. The program serves over 400 boys and young men of...

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Posted on: December 10, 2019

New Year's Eve Vendor Permits Available

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This free New Year’s Eve Celebration will begin at 10pm on Main Street and features  DJ music, live band, ball drop and fireworks. 

Vendor applications are available at the Recreation & Parks Administration Office, 85 Gedney Way, Mond...

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Posted on: December 9, 2019

White Plains Youth Bureau to Celebrate Alumni with 50 Faces 50 Stories Program

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The White Plains Youth Bureau is taking nominations for its 50 Faces 50 Stories program in celebration of the Youth Bureau’s 50th Anniversary. Over its fifty year history, the White Plains Youth Bureau has helped shaped the lives of countless yo...

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Posted on: December 9, 2019

Skate with Frosty the Snowman, Sunday, Dec 15th at Ebersole Ice Rink

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Additionally, there will be performances featuring students in the White Plains Recreation and Parks Skate School. The show will start at 1:00 p.m. and Public Session will follow immediately afterwards at 1:15p.m. Frosty and Rudolph will be skating throug...

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Posted on: December 3, 2019

City of White Plains Presents 25 Years of Service Awards

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Twenty five year Service Awards were presented to: Monica Guzman and Rita Santos.

 

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Posted on: November 29, 2019

City Lights, Bright Holiday Nights

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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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Posted on: November 25, 2019

Santa's Mailbox Returns to City Hall Steps

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We hear that Santa Claus will be setting up a special mailbox starting on Wednesday, November 27th on the front steps of City Hall, 255 Main Street,  and that he is inviting all City of White Plains resident children to write to him this Holiday ...

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Posted on: November 21, 2019

White Plains Welcomes the Holiday Season!

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CITY LIGHTS, BRIGHT HOLIDAY NIGHTS

The City of White Plains will kick off the start of the holiday season on Tuesday, December 3rd with its annual City Lights, Bright Holiday Nights Community Celebration from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Court Street between Main ...

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Posted on: November 20, 2019

Free Parking Available on Small Business Saturday, Nov. 30th

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Shop at select stores in downtown White Plains to receive up to two hours of free parking validation through the ParkWhitePlains app.  

ParkWhitePlains validation codes will be given on a first come, first served basis.  Consumers must pa...

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Posted on: November 20, 2019

Committee for People with Disabilities & Parking Dept Partner on Accessible Parking

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The Mayor’s Advisory Committee for People with Disabilities has been working to increase the public’s understanding of accessible parking.  Working directly with the City Parking Department, an informational flyer was created on the “Do’s and Don...

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Posted on: November 20, 2019

New Book, White Plains in the 20th Century, Now Available

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White Plains in the 20th Century, a pictorial history, draws from the unique collections of the Office of the City Clerk, the White Plains Public Library, along with some material from the Westchester County Archives.

Elaine and Ben will be at the Library ...

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Posted on: November 18, 2019

The Westchester County Health Dept. to Provide Flu Vaccines on Tues, Nov 19th

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While this clinic is open to all, it is intended for people without insurance or whose insurance doesn’t cover vaccines. Register online at www.health.ny.gov/gotoclinic/60. .

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Posted on: November 13, 2019

City of White Plains Recreation & Parks Day Camp Director Job Openings

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The Camp Directors are responsible for the oversight and successful execution of all camp operations and activities. Camp Directors must be available for 2020 pre-camp preparations and be committed to working the full camp season from July 6- August 14. T...

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Posted on: November 7, 2019

White Plains Honors Veterans at Annual Veterans Day Ceremony, Monday, Nov. 11th

Veterans Day Honoring those who have served

The event is organized each year by the Mayor’s Veterans Committee and will feature keynote speaker Walter J. Brady, a Vietnam Veteran. This year, the Mayor’s Veterans Committee, is recruiting Active Duty and Retired Veterans to join t...

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Posted on: October 22, 2019

White Plains Launches Census Web Page

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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 as well as links to further information. The page also talks about the City's Complete Coun...

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Posted on: November 4, 2019

Free Public Skate Session at Ebersole Ice Rink on Election Day

Ice Skating

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. 

After you visit the polls what better way to enjoy the day than to br...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: November 1, 2019

Water Main Flushing - tonight in Prospect Park, Highlands, Carhart, Westminister & Woodcrest areas

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During the month of 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 the flush the hydrants specifically on the evening of Friday, November 1st and again on Friday,...

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Posted on: October 31, 2019

Lockdown at White Plains High School - UPDATE

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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 schoo...

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Posted on: October 31, 2019

Lockdown at White Plains High School

CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

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...

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Posted on: October 31, 2019

The Future of GAMING discussion Nov. 6th at 6PM at White Plains Cinema Delux

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Don't fight technology - learn to manage it!  Gaming is Big Business and a multi billion dollar industry.   The White Plains Youth Bureau will host an informative panel discussion and presentation regarding what the growth in the gaming ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: October 29, 2019

Grandpas (and Teens) Got Talent Showcase, Thursday, November 14th, 6:30pm, at Eastview

Got Talent

The showcase will feature performances by talented White Plains High School teens.  Grandpas Got Talent is a free show, so please bring your friends and families on Thursday, November 14th beginning at ^:30 PM , Eastview Middle School Auditorium,...

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Posted on: October 25, 2019

Frightfully Fun Festival - Sunday, October 27, 1PM - 4PM on MLK Jr. Dr betwn Main St & Martine Ave.

Frightfully Fun Festival

The Frightfully Fun Festival activities include: pumpkin patch, crafts, scary tattoos, petting zoo, live performances and a photo area. 

Everyone is invited to showcase their costumes in our parade. Prizes awarded for numerous age groups and categ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: October 21, 2019

Early Voting Comes to NY!

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Early Voting Has Come to New York!

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. This year, Election Day is Tuesday, November 5th. The early voting period wi...

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Posted on: October 18, 2019

City of White Plains Ebersole Ice Rink Opens for Season

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The City of White Plains Recreation and Parks Department has announced the opening of Ebersole Ice Rink for the 2019/2020 season. Public skate sessions are held:

Thursdays 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Fridays 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. and 8:00 - 10:00 p.m. 

Saturdays 1:...

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Posted on: October 17, 2019

Moody's Reaffirms City of White Plains Aa1 Stable Rating

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Moody's Investors Service has reaffirmed the City of White Plains Aa1 Stable tax rating. The City has maintained this rating since June 2013. Moody's specifically cited the City's "solid reserves and liquidity driven by conservative budget management...

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Posted on: October 16, 2019

2700+ New Energy Saving Bulbs to Light Up City Parking Garages

Energy Saving Light Bulb

The Clean Energy Community designation gave the City an opportunity to apply for up to $250,000 to be used for additional clean energy projects, with no local cost share. The City received approval to use that funding for a project to retrofit the lightin...

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Posted on: October 11, 2019

Participate in the Development of the Consolidated Plan

CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) provides the City of White Plains with annual federal funding through the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program. The City is required to develop a Consolidated Plan to direct how CDBG f...

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Posted on: October 10, 2019

Red Ribbon Week Celebrates Drug Prevention

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In partnership with the El
Centro Hispano Girl Scouts, red ribbons will be placed at City Hall and otherselect neighborhoods to commemorate this event. Additionally, children in the
White Plains Youth Bureau’s after school programs will be engaged in ...

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Posted on: October 10, 2019

White Plains Youth Basketball Continues Partnership with Jr. Knicks

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The league teaches the fundamentals and values of the game at the grassroots level to help grow and improve the youth basketball experience for all. Our program is tailored to accommodate children at all skill levels from beginner to advanced.

The City of ...

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Posted on: October 9, 2019

Mayor Roach's Statement on Anti-Semitic Incident at Holocaust Memorial in White Plains

CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

The hate crime discovered yesterday at the Garden of Remembrance Holocaust Memorial is a chilling reminder that ignorance and hate know no boundaries. Our police department is working with the Westchester County Police and other police agencies to investi...

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

Coffee with Grandpas United at White Plains Library on October 15th

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We are honored to welcome guest speaker, Dr. Joseph Ricca, Superintendent of Schools. He will be speaking about White Plains’ community and civic engagement as core pillars for the healthy development and academic achievement of its students.

In ...

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Posted on: October 4, 2019

Nature Walk Through Jack Harrington Trail - Saturday, October 12th at 2:30 p.m

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Please meet at the Gedney Way entrance of the trail, located directly across the street from Roosters Market.

The Greenway provides a rustic path for individuals to enjoy a walk in a protected natural setting. The trail between Gedney Way and Ridgeway is ....

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Posted on: October 1, 2019

Water Main Flushing in Fisher Hill, Woodcrest area and Central Business District - 10/4 & 10/18

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This operation may cause some discoloration of the water so washing clothes is not recommended during this brief time (Midnight – 4 A.M.) However, the water quality remains unchanged and it is still safe for drinking. If you experience any discoloration o...

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Posted on: September 30, 2019

StoryWalk Presents "Creepy Pair of Underwear!" - Just In Time For Some Halloween Fun.

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Creepy Pair of Underwear! is about  Jasper Rabbit.  Jasper is NOT a little bunny anymore. He’s not afraid of the dark, and he’s definitely not afraid of something as silly as underwear. But when the lights go out, suddenly his new big ra...

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Posted on: September 26, 2019

White Plains Begins Phase II of Red Light Safety Camera Program

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Cameras will capture still
images and video of red-light running violations. This is a public safetyprogram, and the city’s goal is to deter red light runners and improper turns
on red and prevent collisions resulting from these violations.

Traffic saf...

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Posted on: September 24, 2019

The City of White Plains Public Safety Explorers Program

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The City of WP Public Safety Explorers Program Is a collaboration of the White Plains Department of Public Safety and The White Plains Youth Bureau is affiliated with Boy Scouts of America and is opened to young men and women .  This program runs...

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Posted on: September 23, 2019

City of White Plains Dept of Public Safety Civilian Academy Classes

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The Citizen’s Academy exposes citizens to a number of current police/firefighting/EMS issues and the latest White Plains Public Safety Department procedures. It is  our intention to provide residents with an overview of the training received and ...

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Posted on: September 23, 2019

White Plains Metro-North Station Elevator Service Project

MTA Metro North

The elevator at the White Plains Metro-North station will be out of service from October 14 - December 6, 2019 while it undergoes renovations. This elevator project is part of the larger White Plains station improvement project that has been ongoing. Metr...

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Movie Night on Court Street, Saturday, September 21st

2019 Movie Night on Court Street black Panther

Join us for a free, outdoor screening of Black Panther, the Marvel mega-blockbuster on Saturday, September 21st at 7:20 p.m. on Court Street (between Main Street & Martine Avenue).

Downtown White Plains will be transported into the heart of the battle ...

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Posted on: September 13, 2019

City of White Plains Now Accepting Applications for a City Court Judge Position

CITY SEAL

The City of White Plains is 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 f...

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Posted on: September 10, 2019

Road Paving on Greenacres Way beginning Sept. 17th - weather permitting

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Various alternatives have been carefully studied so that this work may be accomplished in a manner that is least intrusive to residents and in the most efficient manner.  We have determined that maintaining a limited amount of traffic (single lan...

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Posted on: September 10, 2019

Join us this Saturday for the White Plains Library Plaza Opening

Library Opening

The City of White Plains officially re-opens the Library Plaza. The newly refurbished plaza completely transforms what had been a flat, non-descript concrete 68, 500 sq. ft. space behind the White Plains Library (between the Library and the Westchester Co...

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Posted on: September 9, 2019

Dads /Special Adult, Take Your Child to School Day - Sept 17th

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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

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

Road Paving, Davis Avenue from Bryant to Prescott Avenue

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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

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

Water Flushing - Battle Hill, Church Street & No. Broadway Friday Sept 13th & 20th

CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

The Bureau of Water will be flushing water mains between the hours of midnight and 4:00 A.M. tonight, September 6, 2019 and again on Friday, September 13, 2019. Except for emergencies and maintaining and/or repairing hydrants during the normal workday, ou...

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

City of White Plains 7th Annual Day of Wellness, Sat., Sept. 14th

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The Festival will feature
musical performances, health & wellness vendors with inter-active booths,free health, vision, dental screenings, games, food, and more! There will be
many kid friendly and free activities - from button making to &ldqu...

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Posted on: September 3, 2019

Register for Burbio.com & Stay Informed About Community Events

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The City of White Plains would like to remind you about a free digital service to help you stay informed about events in our community - Burbio.com -- a free website and app that puts White Plains government, schools library, and communi...

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Posted on: September 3, 2019

White Plains Rec Dept Is Seeking Volunteer Soccer Coaches

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Coaches are needed for the 2nd grade co-ed, 3rd – 4th grade, and 5th – 6th grade recreation leagues. The 2nd grade co-ed league plays at George Washington Elementary School and takes place on Saturdays, starting September 14th. Each se...

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Posted on: September 3, 2019

September 11 Tribute

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On Wednesday, September 11th, six American flags will fly from City Hall as homage to the residents of White Plains who gave their lives. A Remembrance Ceremony will be held at 8:00 a.m. at Liberty Park on Lake Street, the permanent memorial site for thes...

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Posted on: August 30, 2019

StoryWalk Celebrates Back to School Season with Sophie's Squash Goes to School

Sophie

This charming story is the perfect antidote to the back-to-school jitters. Sophie goes to school for the first time and has no interest in making friends that aren’t squash. Here’s a gently humorous read-aloud that proves that making f...

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Posted on: August 29, 2019

Dog Swim at Kittrell Pool, Sept. 5th, from 5 PM - 7:30 PM

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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 on Fisher Avenue will b...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: August 19, 2019

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

Back to School Immunizations

WESTCHESTER COUNTY WILL OFFER FREE BACK TO SCHOOL VACCINE CLINICS

Call Westchester County Health Department to make an appointment and determine eligibility

 

(White Plains, NY) – The Westchester County Department of Health will book appoi...

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Posted on: August 19, 2019

City of White Plains, El Centro Hispano & Soles4Souls Partner On Shoe Distribution Aug. 23rd

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The City of White Plains and El Centro Hispano will be distributing 100 new pairs of shoes provided by Soles4Souls and DSW on August 23rd at 6:30 p.m. The shoes will be unisex, black and white canvas, and sized for kindergartners to 3rd graders.

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

Milling Existing Asphalt & Paving, Mam'k Ave from Martine Ave to Main Street - August 19th

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On-street parking will be restricted while work is being performed.  Travel lanes will be managed utilizing appropriate signage, flag personnel and police officers.  Access for residents, deliveries, refuse and recycling, buses and emerg...

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Posted on: August 12, 2019

Road Paving, Alexander Ave. Aug 14th and Greenridge Ave. Aug 19th

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The Dept. of Public Works has tentatively scheduled repaving of the subject roadways.  Street parking will be temporarily suspended between 8am - 5pm.    Road access will be severely limited during work days.  All parki...

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Posted on: July 30, 2019

Road Resurfacing projects - August 6th & 7th - Weather Permitting

Road Work ahead

Questions may be directed to Highway Superintendent, Richard Stangarone at 914.422.1202.


Thank you for your patience and cooperation.

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Posted on: July 30, 2019

Road Paving - Alexander Avenue - August 5th Weather Permitting

Road Work ahead

Questions may be directed to Highway Superintendent, Richard Stangarone at 914.422.1200.



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Posted on: July 22, 2019

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

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Working in cooperation with the administration at White Plains Public Schools,  the Jump In & Swim Committee identified non-swimmers in the 6th grade class at Eastview Middle School to participate in this free learn to swim program. A Pep Ral...

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Posted on: July 26, 2019

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

Road Work ahead

 The Department of Public Works has tentatively scheduled the road resurfacing of these streets for July 29, 2019:  

Laurel Road, Partridge Road, Lark Place, Mansfield Road, Bird Place, Jennings Road, Baylor Circle, Woodbrooke Road, Kass ...

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Posted on: July 23, 2019

Rock White Plains with Smash Mouth!

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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.

Please Note: In order to build out the stage & so...

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Posted on: July 19, 2019

StoryWalk Features A New Story - Because written by Mo Willems

Because by Mo Willems

The StoryWalk, a partnership between the City of White Plains Recreation and Parks Department and the White Plains Public Library, combines a children's story with a popular walking route. The StoryWalk is a great way to inspire parents, teachers, and car...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 22, 2019

Milling Existing Asphalt and Paving - Lake Street from Stewart Place to I-287 Bridge

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Work shall be performed approximately between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 4:30 pm. with the street remaining open to vehicular traffic, however on street parking will be restricted.    City DPW personnel will be on site to ensure the sati...

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Posted on: July 17, 2019

JazzFest

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Returning to the City of White Plains for its eighth year, 2019 JazzFest White Plains is a five-day celebration of jazz for music lovers of all ages.

 

A partnership between ArtsWestchester, the City of White Plains and the White Plains BID, JazzFe...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 17, 2019

Tips to Beat the Heat

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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:

The White Plains Public Library, located at 100 Martine Aven...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 15, 2019

White Plains Theater Lovers' Club to meet Thurs., July 18 at 1pm at the Community Center

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Tickets are reserved at the meeting, so please come prepared to make a payment in order to guarantee your spot. Cost varies and includes transportation via coach bus to and from the show, show tickets, and dinner.  

Contact: Martha Guarin, Recreat...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 15, 2019

Coffee with Grandpas United at White Plains Library on July 17, 2019

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The mission of Grandpas United of the White Plains Youth Bureau is to utilize the talents, skills and experiences of our Grandpas to improve our community. We aspire to serve as male role models and mentors to enhance the growth and development of our you...

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Posted on: July 11, 2019

Tonight's Shakespeare Performance to be Moved to Rain Location

Shakespeare in the Park

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.

City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 11, 2019

Westchester County School District Job Fair, Tues., July 16, 10 am - 2 pm

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You don't have to be a teacher to get a job in the schools.  Learn about opportunities as a substitute teacher, as a clerical worker or member of the custodial staff and more.

This event is open to the public.  No-preregistration is requi...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 11, 2019

FARMERS’ MARKET CHECKBOOKS NOW AVAILABLE TO QUALIFYING SENIORS

Seniors Farmers Market Check book program

The Farmers’ Market Senior Nutrition Program is for eligible older adults on a FIRST COME FIRST SERVE basis.  To be eligible, individuals must be 60 years of age or older AND have a monthly income at or below $1,926/month for a one
per...

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Posted on: June 28, 2019

Miscellaneous Street Reconstruction Oxford Road (Gedney Esplanade to Heatherbloom Road)

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We anticipate work to commence on or about Wednesday, July 10, 2019 (weather permitting) and continue into late September, excluding holidays.  The street will be closed to general vehicular traffic during the project.  Access for reside...

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Posted on: June 26, 2019

City of White Plains Independence Day Celebration, July 2nd beginning at 6PM

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This year’s celebration will feature a wide variety of entertainment including a performance by The Doobie Others, a tribute to the Doobie Brothers, on the main stage. Children and their families will also enjoy a visit from the Animal Embassy, ...

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Posted on: June 25, 2019

White Plains Public Library Summer Reading Program Runs July 2nd - Aug. 9th

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The White Plains Public Library Summer Reading Game kicks off July 2 and runs through August 9!

In the Trove, families with children up to Kindergarten age will take part in a bingo-style game - reading, coming to Library programs, and completing activitie...

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Posted on: June 20, 2019

Foreclosed Property for Sale - 8 Rutherford Ave & 146 Orawaupum St

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8 Rutherford Avenue, Unit 1B

The City of White Plains, acting through the City Commissioner of Finance, invites proposals for the sale of foreclosed real properties owned by the City of White Plains. The property comprises one condominium unit located at 8...

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Posted on: June 20, 2019

White Plains Joins the Pollinator Pathways Movement!

Pollinator Pathway Plant - Skipper Butterfly on Echinacea

It takes collaboration and commitment from everyone to bring back our pollinators – the bees, birds, bats and butterflies - that are in decline mainly due to pesticides and loss of habitat. You can be a part of this rapidly growing regional, national and ...

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Posted on: June 20, 2019

The City of White Plains Virtual Volunteer Fair

Thank you to everyone who participated in the 1st CWP Volunteer Fair

Many thanks to all the community members and non-profits that attended the 1st City of White Plains Volunteer Fair this past Saturday at the Library. There are many organizations in our city that need volunteers. If you were unable to attend the event in ...

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

Outdoor Yoga on Court Street

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Yogis of all levels are invited to join us on Court Street (btwn Main & Martine) on the Summer Solstice, Friday, June 21st at 6:30 PM for Free yoga led by Patty Holmes, owner of The Yoga Garden and yoga teacher for over 20 years. Come experience Patty...

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Posted on: June 18, 2019

NYS Dept of Public Service to Hold Public Hearings on Con Ed Rate Increases

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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.

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Posted on: June 16, 2019

Father's Day Concert Postponed

CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

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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Posted on: June 12, 2019

White Plains Youth Bureau with NYPA holds 4th Annual STEAM Awards

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The program will celebrate the contribution of White Plains School District Educators as outstanding teachers and for setting a standard of excellence inspiring youth to achieve high academic success. White Plains School District honorees are Jody Kennedy...

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Posted on: June 11, 2019

City of White Plains Volunteer Fair, Saturday, June 15th at the White Plains Public Library

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

We are fortunate in White Plains to have a number of community organizations whose purpose is to improve the lives of our residents in various ways and build up our community. These organizations have long relied on civic-minded residents who have volunte...

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Posted on: June 11, 2019

The Seventh Annual Father & Grandfather Awards Breakfast

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The 7th Annual Fatherhood Awards Breakfast honored:  Alberto Leon, George Psaras, Oswaldo Perez, Raul Guzman-Martinez, Matt Brown, Hal Lieber and Anatolio Ndong Mba.   The program honors outstanding dads for their leadership, for their s...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 6, 2019

New Story Up Now at Bryant-Mamaroneck Park!

Children Make Terrible Pets

It’s beginning to feel like summer. The weather is getting warmer and 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 P...

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Posted on: June 6, 2019

White Plains Releases Request For Proposals for Transit District

CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

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. 

To access the RFP go to: city...

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

City of White Plains JUNE E-Newsletter

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

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Posted on: May 31, 2019

White Plains Comes Alive with Music this Summer!

Music Notes

The White Plains BID has put together a concert schedule that includes 14 concerts at 3 locations, including the featured music event of the summer season: Smash Mouth Live on Mamaroneck Avenue on July 23rd!  

More info:  

Smash Mouth Conc...

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Posted on: May 31, 2019

White Plains Offers Free Kayaking on Two Weekends in June

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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

 

All equipment will be provided....

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Posted on: May 30, 2019

White Plains Education & Training Facility to Close for Summer

ETC Closed 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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Posted on: May 21, 2019

The City of White Plains Volunteer Fair - Saturday, June 15th at the Library

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

Volunteering is one of the most rewarding things you can do.  Volunteers strengthen the quality of life in our community, they learn new skills, meet new people and have fun.  Representatives from local non-profits will be on hand to pro...

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Posted on: May 20, 2019

CITY OF WHITE PLAINS MEMORIAL DAY PARADE

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The parade will begin on Church Street between Main Street and Hamilton Avenue and proceed to the Rural Cemetery on North Broadway. Step off is at 10 a.m. The Parade will be immediately followed by memorial services and honors at the Soldiers and Sailors ...

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Posted on: July 15, 2019

White Plains Theater Lovers' Club to meet at the Community Center of July 18 at 1pm

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Tickets are reserved at the meeting, so please come prepared to make a payment in order to guarantee your spot.    Cost varies and includes transportation via coach bus to and from the show, show tickets, and dinner.  

For more i...

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Posted on: May 15, 2019

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

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As a tribute to our veterans, past and present, the City of White Plains created an assemblage of American Flags along Main Street. The following individuals, families and/or businesses proudly sponsored a flag in honor of a veteran who has served or is p...

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Posted on: May 15, 2019

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

White Plains Housing Authority

PUBLIC NOTICE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the White Plains Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher Program (HCV) will accept pre-applications for federal rental assistance from June 3, 2019 at 9 am through June 10, 2019 at 4 pm EST.

Applications will ONLY ...

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Posted on: May 9, 2019

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

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“One Book, One White Plains is an opportunity for White Plains residents of all backgrounds to come together and share Celeste Ng’s moving novel,” said Mayor Tom Roach. “Through reading and discussing the same book,...

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Posted on: May 7, 2019

White Plains Expands Affordable Rental Housing Program

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The White Plains Common Council passed significant changes to the city’s Affordable Rental Housing Program at their May meeting. The changes had originally been proposed in February by Mayor Roach and represent a focused effort and commitment by the Mayor...

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Posted on: May 1, 2019

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

Truck Day 2019

Come climb aboard, honk horns and learn all about the trucks that help keep our city rolling.  Saturday, May 18th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Gedney Yard, 87 Gedney Way.   Rain date 5/19. 

City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 1, 2019

Coffee with Grandpas United at White Plains Library on May 14, 2019

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We all want to stay active, both physically and mentally, so that we can enjoy our work, our friends, and our family. Contrary to popular belief, dementia is NOT a natural part of aging, and like many diseases, it can be prevented and treated. Lisa Feiner...

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Posted on: April 26, 2019

White Plains 50+ Silver Softball Looking for a Few Players

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The program consists of pick-up/fast-pitch softball games organized and umpired by the players. It will meet every Wednesday starting May 22, 6:15 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. at Gillie Park, 85 Gedney Way in White Plains.

The Spring season is about to begin...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 25, 2019

City of White Plains Flags of Honor

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As a tribute to our Veterans, past and present, the City of White Plains will once again create an assemblage of American Flags along Main Street. Additionally, flags representing each branch of The Armed Forces will be displayed at City Hall. Individuals...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 24, 2019

Free Car Seat Check Program, Saturday April 27th, 10 AM - 2PM

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Avoid a car seat mistake.   Not sure if your car seat is installed correctly or need help with installation? The City of White Plains Department of Public Safety will host a FREE Car Seat Check Program this Saturday, April 27th from 10:0...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 23, 2019

White Plains My Brother's Keeper Program vs. White Plains Bravest, Wed., April 24th at 6pm

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After defeating White Plains’ Finest, the White Plains MBK has set their sights on White Plains’ Bravest.  The White Plains Bravest, led by firefighter Hassan Washington, are looking to take the City Crown from the White Plain...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 23, 2019

White Plains Housing Authority Revitalization Part 2

White Plains Housing Authority

The city’s largest public housing site, Winbrook serves a critical need for affordable housing.  The WPHA developed a set of five (5) guiding principles for the redevelopment of Winbrook, now to be known as Brookfield Commons 1) Ensure ...

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Posted on: April 22, 2019

White Plains Celebrates National Community Development Week 2019!

2019 Community Development Week

National Community Development Week, April 22-26, 2019 celebrates the success of CDBG.   Over $75M in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding has been invested in White Plains over the past 45 years.  This funding provides the c...

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Posted on: April 17, 2019

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

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 StoryWalk, a partnership between the City of White Plains Recreation and Parks Department and the White Plains Public Library, combines a children's story with a popular walking route.  StoryWalk is a great way to inspire parents, teach...

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

Summer Youth Employment Applications Now Available!

White Plains Youth Bureau

Completed applications can be submitted to the Youth Bureau’s Youth Employment Services office located at the Community Center on 65 Mitchell Place, Monday - Friday 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. or their office located at White Plains High School in H-cafeteria Monday...

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

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

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Last April, the White Plains
Department of Public Works launched a new app to help keep White Plainsresidents informed about garbage and recycling collection. Called ‘White Plains
DPW At Your Service,’ the app provides residents with all of the same...

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Posted on: April 11, 2019

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

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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.

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Posted on: April 4, 2019

City of White Plains APRIL E-Newsletter

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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.

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Posted on: April 2, 2019

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

White Plains Recreation & Parks

Try-outs for the following levels: U8 through U18 will be held at the Ebersole Ice Rink, located at 110 Lake Street, White Plains. Try-out dates are: Tuesday, April 9th through Thursday, April 11th. Try-out times are as follows:

Tuesday (4/9/19)

U8 5:00 p.m...

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Posted on: March 29, 2019

HUD CDBG 2019-20 Annual Action Plan

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Notice of Public Comment and Public Hearing on U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)

2019-2020 Annual Action Plan

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of White Plains Community Development D...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 29, 2019

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

Wing Walk

The White Plains BID and the
City of White Plains are partnering to host the first ever Downtown WhitePlains Wing Walk. Stroll around Downtown White Plains sampling chicken wing
recipes at a variety of restaurants, then vote for your favorite. There a...

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Posted on: September 21, 2018

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

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The Mayor's Youth Council provides high school aged White Plains residents a platform to address youth needs, participate in community service projects, and develop leadership skills.  The Mayor's Youth Council collaborates with the New York Stat...

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Posted on: March 5, 2020

Be Counted, White Plains! 2020 Census E-Newsletter

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The next federal census will occur this spring, counting people of all ages, races, ethnic groups, citizens as well as non-citizens.  It’s vitally important that White Plains achieve a complete count of all of its residents, as the cens...
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Posted on: February 19, 2020

White Plains Sizzle!

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We're 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.

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Posted on: July 3, 2019

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