News Flash

Posted on: August 2, 2021

August is National Immunization Awareness Month

August is national immunization month

Vaccines protect both adults & children from serious disease throughout their lives.  Check in with your healthcare provider to ensure you are up to date with your immunizations. 

Get back on track with routine vaccinations.

August is ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 30, 2021

New York State Independent Redistricting Commission Seeks Your Input

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The Commission is seeking input from the community's residents as it embarks on this process.  This includes, but is not limited to information such as:

*  How do residents feel abut the current lines outlining their district?

* W...

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Posted on: July 29, 2021

Program Closings Due to Inclement Weather

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Due to today's weather forecast for rain; today's Noon Day Concert at Renaissance Park is canceled as well as the evening performance of the McLean Avenue Band on Court Street.   Gardella and Kittrell Pool are closed to public s...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 28, 2021

WP Youth Bureau Grandpas United Speaker Series Welcomes Congressman Mondaire Jones August 3rd

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All grandfathers are invited to attend this month’s virtual “Coffee with Grandpas” gathering via Zoom on Tuesday, August 3, 2021 at 9:30 a.m.

 Congress Mondaire Jones of New York’s 17District will be the gue...

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Posted on: July 27, 2021

McLean Avenue Band Performance on Court Street rescheduled for August 19th

Concerts on Court Street McLean Avenue Band August 19

NIGHT IN THE PARK feat. MCLEAN AVENUE BAND is Co-presented by The City of White Plains and ArtsWestchester. 

McLean Avenue Band masterfully combines traditional Irish tunes and ballads with elements of rock, pop and R&B.

The show originally sch...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 27, 2021

"Walk Out" Ceremony Salutes Retiring Fire Chief Richard L. Lyman

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Chief Lyman is a 44+ year veteran of the City of White Plains Department of Public Safety.  He has the distinction of serving as the 8th career chief in White Plains’ history and has served as Fire Chief for the past 18 years.

Chief Lyma...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 20, 2021

City of White Plains Youth Food Truck Program Next Stop Thursday July 29th at Gardella Park

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White Plains Mayor Tom Roach today announced the launch of an innovative new program called Project Thrive, a youth entrepreneurship food truck program.  Thrive participants will learn all aspects of managing and running a food truck business, in...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 22, 2021

Free Movie Night on Court Street Tonight at 8:15 PM

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  • 1982, PG, One hour 55 minutes 

After a gentle alien becomes stranded on Earth, the being is discovered and befriended by a young boy named Elliott. Bringing the extraterrestrial into his suburban California house, Elliott introduces E.T., as the a...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 20, 2021

Free Multi-Day Meal Boxes Available for Children age 18 & Younger

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White Plains City School District and Revolution Foods are proud to provide FREE meals for children 18 and under in the White Plains area. Starting Tuesday, July 20th through August 31st, a week’s worth of meals will be available in one easy weekly pick-u...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 20, 2021

Want to speak with a medical professional about the COVID vaccine? Call 914 995 5800

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Residents can call 914-995-5800 to speak in English or Spanish with medical professionals to get answer to their questions and concerns.

City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 15, 2021

New Book on display at the Bryant-Mamaroneck Park, StoryWalk

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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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Posted on: July 15, 2021

Road Resurfacing the Week of July 19, 2021

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Please refer to the Department of Public Works Road Resurfacing Projects  page on the City's website for updates.

Questions may be directed to Highway Superintendent, Angelo Finateri at 914.422.1202.

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 15, 2021

Join Us at 7PM tonight for "A Night in the Park featuring Ital Reggae Band"

REggae band Court street free concert

Bring your own chairs and enjoy the Free show!

This event is a part of ArtsWestchester’s Westchester Roots summer concert series, co-presented with the City of White Plains. Westchester Roots is made possible with support from co...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 14, 2021

White Plains Public Library News!

White Plains Public Library

Beginning this Saturday, July 17th, the Trove will be open for visitors without the need to make an appointment. Thanks for your patience as we continue to work through the best way to provide our services. Except for some storytimes in the Library Plaza ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 13, 2021

City Accepting Proposals for 49-51 Robertson Avenue

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The City of White Plains, acting through the City Commissioner of Finance, invites proposals for the sale of real properties owned by the City of White Plains. The property comprises of one lot totaling approximately .12 of an acre, which contains an unoc...

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Posted on: July 13, 2021

I Got the Shot!

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Watch the "I Got the Shot!" YouTube video to help understand the many unique reasons to get the COVID-19 vaccine.  Our special thanks to Roksolana Sikyrynska, a Westchester resident who made this video because of her passion for public ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 8, 2021

Tropical Storm Elsa is expected to impact our area late tonight into Friday

Tropical Storm Elsa July 2021

Tropical Storm Elsa is expected to impact our area late tonight into Friday.   

Rainfall of 1 to 3 inches is forecast from Thursday afternoon into Friday. The highest amounts are forecast to be from NYC to the north and west.

Please see th...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 8, 2021

WP Library Gallery & Auditorium Renovations; New Home for WP Community Media Cable TV Studio

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The City of White Plains recently completed construction on two capital projects at the Library. These projects further enhance the Library space for all users and include an innovative shared-use function that not only makes sense, but saves money for th...

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Posted on: July 6, 2021

City of White Plains Adopted Budget 2021-2022

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Here is a link to the Summary of the Adopted 2021-22 City Budget.

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Posted on: July 6, 2021

Heat Advisory in Effect for Our Area. Where to go to Cool Down.

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A Heat Advisory is once again affecting our area. Temperatures and humidity are expected to remain very high through Wednesday night. 
The White Plains Public Library (100 Martine Ave) is open if you are in need of a place to cool off. &a...
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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 29, 2021

Con Edison is conducting a Natural Gas Detector & Natural Gas Service Line Inspection Prog

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Con Edison is currently conducting Natural Gas Detector and Natural Gas Service Line Inspection program at customer premises.  This is a requirement of the New York State Public Service Commission.  

 The Natural Gas Service Line...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 29, 2021

Need A Place to Cool Down in these Hot Temperatures?

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The Library is open today (Tuesday 6/29) and tomorrow (Wednesday 6/30) from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m. They have added extra seating and are welcoming people who want to make use of the Library as a cooling center. For more info, call
914-422-1400

City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 28, 2021

Celebrate the Spirit of 1776

Battle of White Plains painting by Edmund F Ward 1926 on display at White Plains library

Sense the life of a patriot as you explore the White Plains Heritage Trail, which guides you along 24 historic sites in an 11-mile loop through White Plains, West Harrison and North Castle and enjoy White Plains historic walking loops which highlight Whit...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 25, 2021

The White Plains Youth Bureau Has Summer Job Openings for Teens!

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White Plains Youth Bureau has Summer Job Openings in the following two areas:

 

Summer Career Leaders Program in partnership with SUNY Purchase

This program is open to White Plains youth ages 14 & 15 years of age.  Youth work Monday thr...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 4, 2021

Garbage & Recycling Schedule Changes for July 4th Holiday

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In observance of Independence Day, all City offices will be closed on Monday, July 5th and there will be no garbage pick-up that day. There will be no paper recycling pick-up this week. Paper recycling will resume on Wednesday, July 14th.  

If you...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 24, 2021

White Plains Public Library to expand it's hours beginning July 1st 2021

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Effective July 1, we will be open our pre-pandemic hours: Monday to Thursday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Friday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and 1-5 p.m. on Sunday.

Patrons are welcome to browse the first floor, make use of our information servic...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 23, 2021

Road Resurfacing the Week of June 28, 2021

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Please refer to the City's website for up to date information on Road Resurfacing Projects:

https://www.cityofwhiteplains.com/932/Road-Resurfacing-Projects

Questions may be directed to Highway Superintendent, Angelo Finateri at 422-1202.

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 18, 2021

WP Celebrates 5th Anniversary of Participating in the Westchester Power Program

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Sustainable Westchester marks the 5th anniversary of its Community Choice Aggregation (CCA) program, known as Westchester Power. The program allows municipalities to negotiate a fixed-rate clean, renewable electricity supply on behalf of local residents a...

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Posted on: June 16, 2021

One White Plains: City of WP Launches Process to Create New Comprehensive Plan

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One White Plains:  The City of White Plains Launches Process to Create a New Comprehensive Plan

New Plan Will Seek to Create a Community-wide Vision for City 

 

White Plains, NY – June 16, 2021.  The City of Whit...

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Posted on: June 16, 2021

New York Reaches 70% Milestone in Vaccinations - What You Need to Know

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Governor Cuomo has lifted most remaining COVID-19 restrictions because 70% of adult (18+) New Yorkers have received at least one dose of the vaccine. This is tremendous news! And, just for reference, 75.1% of Westchester residents over the age of 18 have ...
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Posted on: June 15, 2021

Social Justice & the Arts ~ A Juneteenth Celebration @Turnure Park, Sat. June 19 3PM - 5PM

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The White Plains Youth Bureau’s Keepers of the Dream, along with the WESPAC Foundation, BackYard Sports Cares and the Westchester Youth Alliance, is sponsoring “Social Justice and the Arts,” on Saturday, June 19, 2021, 3:00 t...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 11, 2021

Grandpas United Receives National ‘Generations United’ Award

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WHITE PLAINS GRANDPAS UNITED RECEIVES NATIONAL ‘GENERATIONS UNITED’ AWARD FOR INTERGENERATIONAL INNOVATION

Mayor Tom Roach announced today that White Plains Grandpas United has been selected as one of five honorees at the Generations Un...

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Posted on: June 10, 2021

Outdoor Concerts Return to White Plains with a Tribute to Jimmy Buffet Concert on Father's Day

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The Tribute to Jimmy Buffet Show covers many years of great favorites.  Please call White Plains Recreation & Parks Department at 914 422.1336 for additional information. 

Rain date: Tuesday, June 21st.  

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Absentee Ballot & Early voting Information for June 22 Primary

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Absentee Ballot and Early Voting Information for June 22 Primary

 (White Plains, NY) – As the June 22 primary election approaches, County Executive George Latimer is reminding residents that Early Voting will be available up to two weeks...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Free Summer Solstice Yoga, Monday, June 21st 7pm @ Turnure Park

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The Summer Solstice Yoga event is Free and  open to the public.  Both experienced yogis and those who are new to the practice of yoga are welcome.  NO pre-registration is required.  Yoga begins  at 7:00 pm. &am...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Sounds of Summer 2021

Sounds of Summer 2021

From concerts and yoga to kids programs and movie screenings - There's lots to do in White Plains this summer!

Sounds of Summer 2021 brochure

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Posted on: June 7, 2021

Music in Motion - Thursday Evenings Now through July 1st

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Thursdays, June 10 - July 11

5:30 - 7:30pm

Canceled in case of rain.    White Plains BID Music in Motion route

 Catch live music in downtown White Plains as bands serenade outdoor cafés of the downtown! Eat at your favor...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 2, 2021

New Book on display at the Bryant-Mamaroneck Park, StoryWalk

StoryWalk June 2021 A party to remember by Tim Tebow

Summer time is approaching and a new story has been selected for the Bryant-Mamaroneck Park StoryWalk: Bronco and Friends: A Party to Remember by Tim Tebow and illustrated by Jane Chapman.

Bronco is excited to receive a party invitation---but he can&apo...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Traffic Alert: Loss of Signal at Mamaroneck & Shapham

Traffic Alert:  The traffic signal light at Mamaroneck and Shapham Aves has failed and is not in service.  We anticipate there will be no working traffic signal at that intersection for several days.  A police officer is posted ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 27, 2021

New York State Announces Emergency Rental Assistance Program

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New York State recently announced a rental assistance program to support households which are behind on their rent, which have experienced financial hardship, that are at risk of homelessness or housing instability and that earn at or below 80 percent of ...

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Posted on: May 28, 2021

Memorial Day

Memorial Day Honor Our Heroes

In observance of Memorial Day, all City offices will be closed on Monday, May 31st and there will be no garbage pick-up. There will be no paper recycling this week. Paper recycling will resume on Wednesday, June 9th.

 If you live on a Monday / Thu...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 24, 2021

Coronavirus update for residents Monday, May 24, 2021

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There are currently an estimated 31 active cases in our City, down 17 from a week ago. Over the last 7 days, we are averaging approximately 2 new cases per day.

 The Covid-19 numbers continue to move in the right direction. The most important thin...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 20, 2021

The 17th Annual White Plains Juneteenth Commemoration Ceremony - June 12th

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The White Plains Juneteenth Heritage Committee is proud to announce its Annual Juneteenth Celebration, which will be held this year virtually on Saturday, June 12th from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.  This event will air on Fios channel 47, Optimum ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 17, 2021

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents, May 17, 2021

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 There are currently an estimated 48 active cases in our City, down 32 from a week ago. Over the last 7 days, we are averaging 2.7 new cases per day. Cases are continuing to decline in our city and in New York State as a whole. The current positi...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 13, 2021

Westchester County Announces Additional Homebound Vaccines Available

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The Westchester County Department of Senior Programs and Services (DSPS) has announced additional availability of the COVID-19 vaccine for those who are homebound. Any homebound individual, of any age, is eligible to receive the vaccine if you live in Wes...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 13, 2021

City of White Plains Energy Efficiency & Sustainability Efforts Featured in Energy Blog

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Check out this feature on White Plains sustainability efforts:
How can local government lead in energy efficiency solutions? This blog post from Sangeeta Ranade, VP of Clean Energy Solutions at the New York Power Authority, explains how the City of White P...
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Posted on: May 12, 2021

2021 Memorial Day Ceremony, Monday, May 31st 11AM at Delfino Park

Memorial Day Honor Our Heroes

The White Plains Memorial Day Ceremony is scheduled for Monday, May 31 beginning at 11:00 AM  at Delfino Park, 104 Lake Street.   At this location everyone can socially distance and be outdoors while honoring our veterans.  Eber...

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Posted on: May 10, 2021

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents, May 10, 2021

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There are currently an estimated 80 active cases in our City, down 59 from a week ago. Over the last 7 days, we are averaging 4 new cases per day. Cases are continuing to decline in our city and in New York State as a whole. The State’s current ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents, May 3rd, 2021

CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

There are currently an estimated 139 active cases in our City, down 55 from a week ago. Over the last 7 days we are averaging 7 new cases per day. Case numbers are continuing to decline in our area, which is good news for all of us. 

And here&...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 3, 2021

A Pathway to Home Ownership webinar- May 20th, 10 AM

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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER for the Paving a New Pathway to Home Ownership webinar.

Paving A New Pathway To Home Ownership

Mark your calendar! 

Thursday, May 20 from 10am-11am

We invite you to join HCR (Homes and Community Renewal), hous...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 28, 2021

Mayor Roach & Friends Talk Vaccine Hesitancy

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Mayor Roach, El Centro Hispano Director Isabel Villar, and Mitesh Patel, Pharmacist at Sunshine Pharmacy on Main St, talk about vaccine hesitancy in this new PSA in English and Spanish.

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Posted on: April 26, 2021

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents, April 26, 2021

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There are currently an estimated 202 active cases in our City, down 49 from a week ago. Over the last 7 days we are averaging 13 new cases per day. 

 Sunshine Pharmacy right here in White Plains will be hosting a Moderna vaccination clini...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 26, 2021

NY Project Hope: Coping with COVID

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Hey New York,

Let’s Talk.

NY Project Hope is New York’s COVID-19 Emotional Support Helpline.

NY Project Hope helps New Yorkers understand their reactions and emotions during COVID-19. Through an emotional support helpline, educational mat...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 23, 2021

Special Meeting

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The City of White Plains Common Council will hold a special meeting on Monday, April 26, 2021 at 6:30 p.m.  To view the agenda, click here. As authorized by the Governor’s Executive Order No. 202.1, one or more members...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 23, 2021

White Plains Youth Bureau 2021 Volunteer Recognition Program

Thank you to Volunteer heroes

Volunteers give their heart and their hands freely. They have served our city through tutoring, mentoring, food distribution, Meals on Wheels, as White Plains Covid Angels - helping people get appointments for vaccines, donating funds for programs, servin...

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Posted on: April 23, 2021

Water Main Flushing May 7th & 21st in specific neighborhoods

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 During the month of May, the Bureau of Water will be flushing water mains between the hours of midnight and 4:00 A.M.   Except for emergencies and/or repairing hydrants during the normal work day, our program will be conducted...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 19, 2021

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents April 19, 2021

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There are currently an estimated 251 active cases in our City, down 34 from a week ago. Over the last 7 days we are averaging 16 new cases per day. The County estimates that 312,000 residents, or about one third of Westchester’s population, have...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 19, 2021

U.S. Small Business Admin Launches Restaurant Revitalization Fund

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The US SBA will launch a phased rollout of the $28.6 billion Restaurant Revitalization Fund (RRF) starting in April. The American Rescue Plan Act, P.L. 117-2, created the RRF to provide restaurants with grants - not loans - pote...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 19, 2021

Separating Facts from Fear: How to Vaccinate with Confidence!

Vaccine Hesitancy Lecture

Please Note: Scroll down and click "Additional Info" to access a PDF version of this flyer, which contains the live link to this zoom event.

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Posted on: April 16, 2021

Register for the Moderna Vaccine Clinic - 4/20 at Ebersole Ice Rink

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Click to Register for the Moderna Vaccine Clinic April 20th  at Ebersole Ice Rink, Delfino Park, 104 Lake Street, White Plains, New York  

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 15, 2021

White Plains Public Library to Re-open on April 29th

White Plains Public Library

Some facts about our reopening:

  • We will reopen with the exact same level of service we offered over the summer: Patrons will be welcome to browse the first floor collections and check out material.
  • The Trove will be open for 45-minute appointments, one fami...
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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 14, 2021

White Plains Downtown Farmers Market Opens April 21st!

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WHITE PLAINS OUTDOOR FARMERS MARKET 

OPENS FOR THE SEASON WEDNESDAY, APRIL 21!

The City of White Plains, in partnership with Bensidoun USA, is excited to welcome back the downtown farmers market back for the season starting on Wednesday, April 21st...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 13, 2021

Mobile Shredder for Residents - Saturday, April 17th at Gedney Recycling Yard

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The City of White Plains is pleased to announce the Westchester County Mobile Shredder will be available at the Gedney Recycling Yard on Saturday, April 17 from 10 am - 1 pm.  

First come, first served.  The County operated Mobil...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 12, 2021

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents April 12, 2021

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There are currently an estimated 301 active cases in our City, down 46 from a week ago. Over the last 7 days we are averaging 20 new cases per day. The state has estimated that 28.4% of Westchester County residents are now fully vaccinated, 42.8% have rec...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 12, 2021

Michelle's Garden by Sharee Miller on Display at the Bryant-Mamroneck Park StoryWalk

StoryWalk 2021 April

 

Former First Lady Michelle Obama had an idea. A big, inspiring, and exciting idea! She would grow the largest kitchen garden ever at the White House. This wouldn't be easy, since she'd never gardened before: Where should she st...

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Posted on: April 19, 2021

Special Meeting

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The City of White Plains Common Council will hold a special meeting on Wednesday, April 21, 2021 at 6:30 p.m.  To view the agenda, click here. As authorized by the Governor’s Executive Order No. 202.1, one or more members of the Common C...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 8, 2021

Design Review Board

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The City of White Plains Design Review Board will hold its regularly scheduled meeting on Monday, April 12, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. The meeting will be aired live on the White Plains Cable Access Channels (Channel 75 on Altice and Channel 47 on FIOS) streamed o...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 6, 2021

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents April 6, 2021

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There are currently an estimated 347 active cases in our City, up 38 from our call last week. Over the last 7 days we are averaging 24 new cases per day. 

 

CDC data is showing that COVID-19 cases throughout the country, including in New Y...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 5, 2021

An Open Conversation on COVID-19 with a Special Focus on People with Disabilities

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Join us for this special FB live conversation on Thursday, April 15th at 6PM to discuss the impact of COVID-19 on those with disabilities. 
The White Plains Mayor's Advisory Committee for People with Disabilities, Mayor Roach, Westchester County E...
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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 31, 2021

Common Council Meeting

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The City of White Plains Common Council will hold its regularly scheduled meeting on Monday April 5, 2021 at 7:30 p.m., in the Common Council Chambers, 255 Main Street, White Plains, NY. As authorized by the Governor’s Executive Order No. 202.1,...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 1, 2021

City of White Plains Offices Closed, Friday, April 2, 2021

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There will be no trash collection Friday and there will be NO paper recycling this week. Paper recycling will resume on Wednesday, April 7th.

City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 30, 2021

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents March 30, 2021

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There are currently an estimated 309 active cases in our City, up 34 from our call 8 days ago. Over the last 7 days we are averaging 25 new cases per day. 259 people are currently hospitalized with COVID in Westchester County. After plateauing for a perio...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 29, 2021

Special Meeting

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The City of White Plains Common Council will hold a special meeting on Tuesday, March 30, 2021 at 8:00 p.m. To view the agenda, click here. As authorized by the Governor's Executive Order No. 202.1, as extended, one or more members of the Common ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 29, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Eligibility Expanded

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New York State has announced that as of Tuesday, March 30th, residents 30 years and older will be eligible for the vaccine and can begin scheduling their appointments.

 

In addition, New Yorkers 16 years and older can begin to schedule appointments...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 29, 2021

White Plains Celebrates Nat'l Volunteer Month - Submit Volunteer Names & Orgs for Recognition

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CITY OF WHITE PLAINS TO CELEBRATE NATIONAL VOLUNTEER MONTH

Submit Volunteer Names & Organizations for Recognition

 

The City of White Plains will celebrate National Volunteer Month on Thursday, April 22, 2021, at 6:30 p.m. with a tribute to the ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 24, 2021

Water Main Flushing Friday, April 9th and Friday, April 23rd.

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 During the month of April, the Bureau of Water will be flushing water mains between the hours of midnight and 4:00 a.m.   Except for emergencies and/or repairing hydrants during the normal work day, our program will be conducted in the ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 24, 2021

City of White Plains Installs a HAWK traffic light on Main Street

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The City of White Plains has installed a “HAWK” signal on Main Street between Lexington Avenue and Martin Luther King Boulevard.

What is a HAWK signal?

HAWK stands for High-intensity Activated cross WalK. It is a new kind of signal desig...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 22, 2021

Special Meeting

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The City of White Plains Common Council will hold a special meeting on Tuesday, March 23, 2021 at 1:30 p.m. To view the agenda, click here. As authorized by the Governor's Executive Order No. 202.1, one or more members of the Common Council may attend thi...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 22, 2021

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents March 22, 2021

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The data is continuing to show a decline in active COVID cases in White Plains. There are currently an estimated 271 active cases in our City, down 33 from our call last week. Over the last 7 days we have averaged 19 new Covid cases per day. 256 people ar...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 19, 2021

Co. Legislator Latimer & Co. District Attorney Rocah launch #SpeakUpWestchester Campaign

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WESTCHESTER COUNTY EXECUTIVE GEORGE LATIMER AND WESTCHESTER DISTRICT ATTORNEY MIRIAM E. ROCAH LAUNCH THE #SPEAKUPWESTCHESTER CAMPAIGN

 Latimer and Rocah are encouraging those who are the victim or witness a hate crime, bias or hate incide...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 17, 2021

Special Meeting of the Urban Renewal Agency

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The City of White Plains Urban Renewal Agency will hold a special meeting on Thursday, March 18, 2021 at 9:00 a.m.  Due to the public health emergency and the order to limit gatherings and the spread of COVID-19, the Urban Renewal meeting will be...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 15, 2021

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents March 15, 2021

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The data is continuing to show a decline in active COVID cases in White Plains. There are currently an estimated 304 active cases in our City, down 23 from our call last week. Over the past 7 days, we have averaged 21 new cases per day.  Covid re...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 12, 2021

Notice of Public Comment and Public Hearing on U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HU

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                                   Notice of Public Comment and Public Hearing on U. S. Depar...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 12, 2021

City-wide COVID-19 Day of Remembrance, Sunday, March 21st, 2PM - 3PM

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Anyone who has lost someone during the COVID-19 pandemic is encouraged to participate by bringing pictures of those you would like to remember.  A Memorial Wall will also be present  for you to write the names of those who have died. &am...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 11, 2021

Free Rides to Vaccination Appointments Now Available to Seniors & Disabled Thru ParaTransit

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Westchester County ParaTransit will provide FREE transportation to all seniors and disabled constituents who need a ride to their vaccination appointment.

- All reservations must be made at least 24 hours in advance, in order to allow time for scheduling.

-...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 10, 2021

City of White Plains Breaks Ground on 6.8MW Community Solar Portfolio

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The City of White Plains and its selected developer, Distributed Solar Development (DSD), have broken ground on a nine-project, 6.8 MW community solar portfolio of city-owned sites that will triple the amount of solar energy produced in Westchester County...
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Posted on: March 9, 2021

White Plains Youth Bureau Grandpas United Announce Community Engagement Student Awards

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Grandpas United, a program of the White Plains Youth Bureau, is pleased to announce its First Annual Civic Engagement Awards Program to honor high school seniors who have developed

the combination of knowledge, skills, values, and motivation to make a diff...

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Posted on: March 9, 2021

Special Meeting

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The City of White Plains Common Council will hold a special meeting on Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at 8:30 p.m. to consider the final report of the White Plains Police Reform Committee. To view the report, click hereAs ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 9, 2021

Gov. Cuomo Announces New Yorkers 60 Years of Age or Older Are Eligible to Receive Vaccine

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GOVERNOR CUOMO ANNOUNCES NEW YORKERS 60 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER AND ADDITIONAL PUBLIC FACING ESSENTIAL WORKERS WILL BE ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE COVID-19 VACCINE

 

New Yorkers 60 Years of Age and Older Can Be Vaccinated Beginning&nbs...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 9, 2021

White Plains Common Council to Receive Final Report of the White Plains Police Reform Committee

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A special meeting of the White Plains Common Council has been scheduled for Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at 8:30 PM to receive the final report of the White Plains Police Reform Committee. This will be a virtual meeting. The meeting will be live str...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 8, 2021

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents March 08, 2021

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 The data is continuing to show a decline in active COVID cases in White Plains. There are currently an estimated 327 active cases in our City, down 10 from our call last week. Over the past 7 days, we have averaged 23 new cases per day. &nbs...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 4, 2021

Are you 65 or Older? Do You Need Help Getting a COVID-19 Vaccine?

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The City of White Plains has launched a COVID Angels Volunteer Project to assist White Plains seniors with navigating the technology needed to obtain an appointment for getting the COVID-19 vaccination. 

The City of White Plains Youth Bureau and R...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 1, 2021

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents March 1, 2021

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Today’s City of White Plains Coronavirus Update: 3/1/2021   

 

The data is continuing to show a decline in active COVID cases in White Plains. There are currently an estimated 337 active cases in our City, down 35 from o...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 1, 2021

White Plains Launches COVID Angels Project to Help Seniors Get Vaccinated Get Vaccinated

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WHITE PLAINS IS HELPING SENIORS GET VACCINATED

MAYOR ANNOUNCES WHITE PLAINS COVID ANGELS PROJECT

 

White Plains, NY – March 1, 2021.  COVID Angels Volunteers Needed!

The City of White Plains is launching a COVID Angels Vol...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: February 26, 2021

MARCH 1, 2021 COMMON COUNCIL MEETING AND CITIZENS TO BE HEARD SESSION

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MARCH 1, 2021 COMMON COUNCIL MEETING AND CITIZENS TO BE HEARD SESSION

The City of White Plains Common Council will hold its regularly scheduled monthly meeting on Monday March 1, 2021 at 7:30 p.m., in the Mayor’s Conference Room, 255 Main Street, White Pla...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: February 24, 2021

White Plains Police Reform Committee Issues Draft Report for Public Comment

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WHITE PLAINS POLICE REFORM COMMITTEE RELEASES DRAFT REPORT FOR PUBLIC COMMENT

 White Plains, NY – February 24, 2021.  In September 2020, White Plains Mayor Tom Roach today announced the formation of the City of White Plains Police Reform ...

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Posted on: February 23, 2021

White Plains Public Library - Services Update

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Grab & Go at the Library has been temporarily suspended. On February 23, the Library  learned that a staff member tested positive for COVID-19. In an abundance of caution, Grab & Go service will be suspended until March 8. The Library is ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: February 22, 2021

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents February 22, 2021

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The data is continuing to show a decline in active COVID cases in White Plains. There are currently an estimated 372 active cases in our City, down 16 from our call last week. Over the past 7 days we have averaged 27   new cases per day. &nbs...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: February 22, 2021

Summer Camp in White Plains for resident children in grades K - 9.

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Summer Camp in White Plains - Apply Now!

Due to Limited Capacity - Campers Must Apply Now for Lottery

  The City of White Plains will have applications available for summer camp for residents only beginning on Tuesday, February 23

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Posted on: February 22, 2021

CELEBRATING BLACK CULTURE – BLACK COACHES & LIFE LESSONS FOR SUCCESS WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2021

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Grandpas United and the Lower Hudson My Brother’s Keeper Alliance is sponsoring “Life Lessons for Success” featuring father and son Allan Houston and Wade Houston.  This Black History Month Celebration is not only an effort to remember and celebr...

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Posted on: February 22, 2021

White Plains Youth Bureau Sponsors Program on The Freedom Riders

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In the early 1960’s, the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) organized the Freedom Riders.  The Freedom Riders were groups of white and African American civil rights activists who participated in Freedom Rides, bus trips through the Amer...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: February 18, 2021

The White Plains Public Library Will Close at 5 PM Today.

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The White Plains Public Library will close at 5 pm this afternoon due to the winter storm.

City of White Plains News
Posted on: February 18, 2021

Ebersole Ice Rink and Community Center Closed Today Due To Inclement Weather

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The Ebersole Ice Rink and Community Center are closed today. All rec activities canceled due to snow.

City of White Plains News
Posted on: February 16, 2021

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents February 16, 2021

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The data is continuing to show a decline in active COVID cases in in White Plains. There are currently an estimated 388 active cases in our City, down 102 from our call last week.   Over the past 7 days we have averaged 30 new cases per day. &...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: February 10, 2021

The CDC says Tight-fit Masks or Double Masking with Cloth & Surgical Masks Increases Protection

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The Center for Disease Control reports, Wearing a mask — any  mask — reduces the risk of infection with  the coronavirus, but wearing a more tightly fitted surgical mask, or layering a cloth mask atop a surgical mask, can vastly increase...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: February 8, 2021

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents February 8, 2021

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The data is continuing to show a decline in active COVID cases in in White Plains. There are currently an estimated 490 active cases in our City, down 96 from our call last week. At White Plains Hospital, the number of COVID patients has  remaine...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: February 8, 2021

COVID Vaccine: Governor Adds Those with Comorbidities to Eligible List

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The following is a press release from the Governor's Office dated 2/8/21. 

Governor Cuomo Announces New Yorkers with Comorbidities and Underlying Conditions Can Make Appointments at State-Run Mass Vaccination Sites Beginning February 14.

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Posted on: February 5, 2021

WP Restaurant Owners/Managers: Rest Works to be Added to Vaccine List if Supply Allows

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ATTN: WHITE PLAINS RESTAURANT OWNERS & MANAGERS

RESPONSE REQUIRED: RESTAURANT WORKERS TO BE ADDED TO THE VACCINE PRIORITIZATION LIST IF SUPPLY ALLOWS

On February 2, the Governor granted County governments the flexibility to add restaurant workers to the...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: February 3, 2021

The City of White Plains Signs on to Participate in County's New Food Scrap Recycling Initiative

Compost it Food Recycling Program Opens February 4 2021

White Plains Mayor Tom Roach said: "White Plains is excited to participate in this new County program. The City has encouraged its residents to compost on their own property as a means of reducing their carbon footprint, but this new program allows u...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: February 3, 2021

Ebersole Ice Rink Winter-Break Schedule

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The City of White Plains Recreation and Parks Department has announced its winter break schedule for Ebersole Ice Rink. The rink will be open for Public Skate (White Plains residents only) Monday, February 15th thru Thursday, February 18th&n...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: February 2, 2021

WP Youth Bureau's Grandpas United Host Coffee with Baseball Hall of Fame

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Join Grandpas United and the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum for a virtual field trip.  Registration is required for this event.  Please email GrandpasUnitedWPYB@gmail.com

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Posted on: February 2, 2021

Winter Storm - Update on Programs & Activities

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Program Updates for Tuesday, February 2, 2021

Library:    Grab & Go services are available today regular hours, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. For reference questions, call 422-1400.  

Recreation & Parks:   All programs and ac...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: February 1, 2021

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents February 1, 2021

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Today’s City of White Plains Coronavirus Update: 2/1/2021  

The data is showing that active COVID cases in in White Plains are beginning to decline. There are currently an estimated 569 active cases in our City, down 50 from our call las...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: February 1, 2021

State of Emergency COVID Vaccine Postponement Information

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All State run vaccination centers, including the County Center are closed today & tomorrow. The State will reschedule appointments.
The County Dept of Health will be closed today & tomorrow. Vaccinations will be rescheduled

City of White Plains News
Posted on: January 31, 2021

February 1st Winter Storm - Info for Residents (Updated 10 AM)

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UPDATE:  

Library:   Grab & Go services are suspended for Monday, February 1st, building remains closed, all virtual programs will continue as planned. Call 914-422-1400 for assistance.  

Youth Bureau:  All programs c...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: January 29, 2021

Sign up for Westchester County Dept of Health ALERTS about Vaccine Availability

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The Westchester County Department of Health has launched an alert system to let eligible residents know when additional vaccines become available. Click here to sign up.
To be clear, this system will not sign you up for an appointment. This will o...
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City of White Plains News
Posted on: January 25, 2021

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents January 25, 2021

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.The data continues to confirm new COVID cases in Westchester County and in White Plains. There are currently an estimated 619  active cases in our City, down 47 from our call last week. Over the last 7 days we averaged approximately 44 new cases...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: January 22, 2021

Special Meeting

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The City of White Plains Common Council will hold a special meeting on Monday January 25, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. As authorized by the Governor’s Executive Order No. 202.1, one or more members of the Common Council may attend this meeting by ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: January 22, 2021

Voices of the Youth - Letters to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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The White Plains Youth Bureau will present its 1st Annual Youth Voices program in which letters written to Dr. Martin Luther, King. Jr. will be read by White Plains youth.  In 1958, Jean Kepler wrote a letter to Dr. King after he was stabbed in H...

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Posted on: January 19, 2021

Coronavirus update for residents Tuesday, January 19, 2021

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The data continues to confirm new COVID cases in Westchester County and in White Plains. There are 11,453 active cases countywide. There are currently an estimated 666 active cases in our City down slightly from yesterday. 

White Plains Hospital r...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Vaccinate White Plains - Safe, Effective, Free

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Getting vaccinated is the best way to protect yourself from COVID-19. The vaccine is now available in our community.

All vaccinations are by appointment only.

Eligible groups include, doctors, nurses and health care workers,people age 65 and over, first res...

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Posted on: January 11, 2021

Updated Information On Vaccine Eligibility & How to Schedule an Appointment

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January 13, 2021
Dear White Plains Residents,
Understandably, there have been a lot of questions about COVID-19 vaccine eligibility and how to schedule an appointment to get the vaccine.
 Effective today, January 12th, NYS has expanded vaccine eligi...
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Posted on: January 11, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Information UPDATE

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The COVID-19 Vaccine Is Here!

The first COVID-19 vaccines are here. Due to limited supply from the federal government, availability is limited. More and more New Yorkers will become eligible as the vaccine supply increases. While the ...

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Posted on: January 6, 2021

Statement from White Plains Mayor Tom Roach

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The right of the people to peaceably assemble is enshrined in our Constitution. The events we have witnessed at the U.S. Capitol today bear no relation to that right. They must be described plainly as what they are: an insurrection. Congress assembled tod...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: December 31, 2020

Common Council Meeting

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The City of White Plains Common Council will hold its regularly scheduled meeting on Monday January 4, 2021 at 7:30 p.m. As authorized by the Governor’s Executive Order No. 202.1 as extended, one or more members of the Common Council may attend ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: January 4, 2021

Coronavirus Update for Residents, January 4, 2021

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The data continues to confirm new COVID cases in Westchester County and in White Plains. There are 9,389 active cases countywide. There are currently 570 active cases in our City up from 517 a week ago. We have seen an average of 46 new cases per day over...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: January 4, 2021

Get the Facts About the COVID-19 Vaccine

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Learn more about the phases of vaccine distribution and eligibility.

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Posted on: January 4, 2021

White Plains Grandpas United Hosts Discussion on the Momentous Year 1968 with Rev. Trollinger

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White Plains Grandpas United will host a special discussion on the year 1968 with White Plains's own Rev. Erwin Trollinger of Calvary Baptist Church. This momentous year saw the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Robert Kennedy, the...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: December 28, 2020

Coronavirus update for Residents, Monday, December 28th, 2020

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The County has transitioned to a new online dashboard system to track and present Westchester County COVID-19 data. We have posted a link to this dashboard on the City website, cityofwhiteplains.com at the top of the home page. The County will be updating...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: December 28, 2020

City of White Plains Winter Recreation & Parks Program Guide Now Available

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Program offerings for winter 2021 include something for everyone: pre-school, youth, adult, seniors and people with differing abilities.

Registration begins on Monday, December 28 and may be done online at  https://www.cityofwhiteplains.com/103/Re...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: December 22, 2020

COVID-19 Vaccine Information from White Plains Hospital

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The attached COVID-19 vaccine information was developed by White Plains Hospital. Mayor Roach is working with the Hospital as part of a Vaccination Task Force and it is through that effort that these materials were developed. 

The Hospital has als...

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Posted on: December 21, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents, December 21st, 2020

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The County is in the process of transitioning to a new system to track and present Westchester County COVID data. As a result, they have discontinued the presentation of the county “map” and have not been providing us with estimated active cases. We have ...

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

Changes to the Paper Recycling Pick Up Schedule

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An Important Message from the White Plains Department of Public Works:
Due to the effects of the Pandemic, there will be NO special paper pick up on Saturday, December 26th. The next City paper pick up will be on Wednesday, January 6th. 
The Gedney...
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City of White Plains News
Posted on: December 18, 2020

Tips to Avoid Covid 19 Vaccine Scams and Fraud

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The following information is taken from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).

Reports on the release of COVID-19 vaccines by the end of the year are promising, but plans for distribution are still being worked out.

Here’s what w...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: December 14, 2020

Coronavirus Update for Residents December 14, 2020

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The County has advised us that due to technical issues they are unable to provide updated covid numbers at this time. We do expect to receive an update tomorrow and when we do it will be posted on our website.

We received good news today, Sandra Lindsey an...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: December 2, 2020

Ebersole Ice Rink Holiday Schedule and Special Programming

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The City of White Plains Recreation and Parks Department is offering Free Skate Mondays to White Plains residents on Monday, December 7th, 14th and 21st from 2pm to 4pm, free admission and free skate rentals.  The  annual Skate with Fros...

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Posted on: November 5, 2020

T'is the Season of Gratitude & Giving - How You Can Help Others

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The holiday season is a time that inspires reflection. It is during the holiday season that we most often find ourselves counting our blessings and reaching out to help others. This year, due to the public health crisis, we are seeing more people in need ...

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

Winter Storm Warning - Info for Residents

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The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for our area for today through Thursday morning, December 17th.

 The City’s Department of Public Works crews will be working through the storm to clear roads as quickly and c...

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

Recreation & Parks, Youth Bureau, Library Changes Due to Inclement Weather

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RECREATION & PARKS
  • Community Center will be closed on Thursday and will not re-open for senior programs until Monday, 12/21.
  • Ebersole Ice Rink will close Wednesday at 4:00 pm, after the Free Skate Public Session. Wednesday evening's figure skat...
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City of White Plains News
Posted on: December 7, 2020

NOTICE OF FUNDING AVAILABILITY AND PUBLIC HEARINGS 2021-22

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CITY OF WHITE PLAINS, New York

DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING

70 Church Street

White Plains, NY 10601

(914) 422-1300 / CommunityDevelopment@whiteplainsny.gov

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The City of White Plains (“the City”) Department...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: December 7, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents, December 7, 2020

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The COVID-19 infection rate continues to increase, with 7,925 active cases in Westchester County right now. This is more than 5 times the number of cases than was reported just 1 month ago. Also within the past month, the County has seen the COVID hospita...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: December 7, 2020

UPDATED: Santa Claus is Coming To Town - Sunday, December 13th from 10 AM-1PM

Drive By Santa

The event is free to the entire community. Kids and families will be able to see and wave to Santa, from a safe distance, as he drives thru the neighborhoods of White Plains.

See this link for Santa's route and schedule:  https://ny-white...

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Posted on: December 1, 2020

The White Plains Holiday Market Opens Dec. 3rd - 13th

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“This year we have had to put our normal routines, as well as many activities, on hold,” said White Plains Mayor Tom Roach. “The White Plains Holiday Market offers the chance to get

back a little of that sense of normalcy by providing a holiday shopping en...

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Posted on: December 4, 2020

White Plains Youth Bureau To Celebrate the Unsung Hero

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Throughout its 50 year history, the White Plains Youth Bureau has engaged its community partners to help youth reach their full potential.  Frank Williams, Jr. Youth Bureau Director, states “we are dependent on school, volunteers, businesses, com...

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Posted on: November 30, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents, November 30, 2020

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The COVID-19 infection rate continues to increase, with 6,117 active cases in Westchester County right now. This is more than 4 times the number of cases than was reported just 1 month ago. Also within the past month, the County has seen the COVID hospita...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: November 30, 2020

Westchester County Announces Free Flu Vaccines This Week

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Advance registration is required. To register, go to https://wmchealthnetwork.tfaforms.net/286  Appointments are available as follows:

 

•           Thursday, December 3, 4 p.m...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: November 24, 2020

White Plains Library Suspends Browsing, Grab & Go Continues

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We will continue to offer our Grab & Go pickup service in our vestibule as well as reference services via phone, text, and email.

Our online programs and services remain unaffected.

Mobile HotSpots and Museum Passes will still be available and must be r...

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Posted on: November 24, 2020

City of White Plains Ebersole Ice Rink Thanksgiving Weekend Public Skate Schedule

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Looking for something to do this weekend? We have the answer!
Come skate with us at Ebersole Ice Rink! It's a fun, family-friendly, and affordable activity.  
The City's Ebersole Ice Rink is an outdoor rink so remember to dress appropriately. Skate...
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City of White Plains News
Posted on: November 23, 2020

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

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The COVID-19 infection rate continues to increase, with over 4,808 active cases in Westchester County right now. This is more than triple the number of cases than was reported just 3 weeks ago. The cumulative number of people who have tested positive in W...

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

Santa's Mailbox Returns to White Plains City Hall

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Santa Claus is setting up a special mailbox starting on Wednesday, November 25th on the front steps of City Hall, 255 Main Street, and is inviting all City of White Plains resident children to write to him this Holiday Season using his special mailbox. Ma...

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

City of White Plains Announces Fire Fighter Exam

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                        &...

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Posted on: November 17, 2020

Join Us for the Next Virtual Coffee with White Plains Grandpas United

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All grandfathers are invited to attend our next virtual Coffee with Grandpas United gathering via Zoom on Friday, November 20 at 9:00-10:30 am.

We are honored to welcome guest speaker, Michael Orth, Commissioner of the Westchester County Department of Comm...

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

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents, November 16, 2020

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The COVID-19 infection rate continues to increase, with over 3,500 active cases in Westchester County right now. This is 2,000 more cases than was reported just 2 weeks ago. The cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since te...

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

City of White Plains Opens New Playground at Gillie Park with Ribbon-cutting on Nov 17th

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White Plains Mayor Tom Roach and members of the Common Council will celebrate the opening of the City’s newly refurbished playground at Gillie Park with a ribbon cutting on Tuesday, November 17th at 2:00 PM.    Gillie ...

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Posted on: November 10, 2020

White Plains Police Dept. Teams Up with Local Youth to Learn about Tourette Syndrome

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Noah is an extraordinary young man by all accounts, Noah created a training video for the White Plains Police, and working with Chief Joseph Castelli, rolled out the Tourette Syndrome education video as part of the Department's recent two day leadership t...

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Posted on: November 9, 2020

Coronavirus update for Monday, November 9th, 2020

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The cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since testing began is 2,180.  The County estimates there are currently 106 active cases in White Plains, 11 more than Friday. As predicted by health experts we have been se...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: November 5, 2020

Water Main Flushing, November 6th, 2020

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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 is still safe for drinking.  If you exp...

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Posted on: November 4, 2020

City of White Plains Recognizes Veterans

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The City of White Plains will commemorate Veterans Day on Wednesday, November 11 with a Virtual Ceremony. Guest speaker will be Elizabeth Lambert who served our country from 1983 until 1989. She was commissioned an officer in the United States Air Force a...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: November 2, 2020

Tomorrow is Election Day - Remember to Vote!

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Tuesday, November 3rd is Election Day. Polls are open from 6:00 AM to 9:00 PM. If you are not certain where to vote, go to: www.CitizenParticipation.westchestergov.com and use the "Find your polling place" tool to find your polling place.

City of White Plains News
Posted on: November 2, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents, November 2, 2020

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The cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since testing began is 2,122.  The County estimates there are currently 82 active cases in White Plains, 8 more than on Friday, the last day numbers were provided to us. The...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: October 29, 2020

White Plains Police Reform Committee - 3rd Public Comment Session 10/29

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The White Plains Police Reform Committee will hold its third public comment session on Thursday, October 29, 2020, 7:00 - 9:00 PM. 

The session can be viewed 3 ways:

1) Live-streamed on the city website at:  http://whiteplainsny.swagit.com...

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Posted on: October 23, 2020

NYS Halloween Guidance

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Please see the below guidance on ways to have fun with your family and friends, while still staying safe this season.

NYS Halloween Guidance City of White Plains News
Posted on: October 27, 2020

White Plains Public Safety Launches Police App for Android and iPhone

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The White Plains Public Safety Department has launched a White Plains Police App that allows the public to share important public safety information anonymously with police by sending them a secure message about crimes or suspicious activity in White Plai...

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Posted on: October 26, 2020

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

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The County estimates that there are 1,033 active cases in the county as a whole, the highest numbers we’ve seen since early June. There are currently 45 active cases in White Plains. The cumulative number of people who have tested positive in Wh...

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

The 2020 General Election is Around the Corner!

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The 2020 General Election is Around the Corner!

The 2020 General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 3rd. Registered voters will be able to vote for President as well as their Congressperson, and their State Senate and Assembly Members.

We know that ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: October 23, 2020

WP Police Reform Committee - 3rd Public Comment Session

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The White Plains Police Reform Committee will hold its third public listening session on Thursday, October 29th, 7-9 PM. 

This session is open to all, but will focus on youth.

Please note: The meeting will be broadcast live on the city's c...

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

Westchester Residential Opportunities Offers Assistance to WP Residents Impacted by COVID 19

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Westchester Residential Opportunities, Inc. is a non-profit organization whose mission is to promote equal, affordable and accessible housing opportunities for all residents of our region.

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Posted on: October 26, 2020

City of White Plains Receives Award for Leadership in Affordable Housing

WCA Association Annual Playbook Award for Leadership in Affordable Housing

The City of White Plains will receive the Westchester County Association’s Annual Playbook Award for leadership in creating diverse and affordable housing.  

Mayor Roach said, “Everyone deserves an affordable and safe place to live, and the City o...

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Posted on: October 20, 2020

White Plains Police Reform Committee - 2nd Public Comment Session Wed, 10/21

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The White Plains Police Reform Committee will hold its second public comment session on Wednesday, October 21, 2020, 4:00 - 6:00 PM. 

The session can be viewed 3 ways:

1) Live-streamed on the city website at:  http://whiteplainsny.swagit.c...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: October 19, 2020

White Plains Police Reform Committee

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Learn about the work of the White Plains Police Reform Committee

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Posted on: October 19, 2020

Coronavirus update for Monday, October 19, 2020

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The County estimates that there are 1,033 active cases in the county as a whole, the highest number since June 6th. The county estimates that there are 30 active cases in White Plains. The cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plai...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: October 19, 2020

Ebersole Ice Rink Opens for 2020-21 Season With COVID Guidelines Implemented

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Admissions are limited and all COVID guidelines will be implemented. Masks are required of all patrons at all times.  

Skate Rentals are $5.00 per person. Admission cost is: $8.00 for youth, $10.00 for adults and $5.00 for seniors. 

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

White Plains Youth Bureau Celebrates LIGHTS ON AFTER SCHOOL, Oct. 22nd

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White Plains Mayor Tom Roach, the White Plains Youth Bureau, and the Westchester County Office of Children and Families will participate in the 21st annual Lights on After School program, which recognizes the importance of after school programs t...

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Posted on: October 13, 2020

WP Police Reform Committee - 1st Public Comment Session Tonight

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The White Plains Police Reform Committee will hold its first public comment session this evening, Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at 6:00 PM. 

The session can be viewed live at:  http://whiteplainsny.swagit.com/live/ 

Additionally, it c...

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

New Book on display at the Bryant-Mamaroneck Park, StoryWalk

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The Bryant-Mamaroneck Park is located on the corner of Bryant Avenue and Mamaroneck Avenue. The entrance is on the Mamaroneck Avenue side.    This is an 8.93 acre circular trail way park.  The half mile rugged looped trail is pe...

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Posted on: October 8, 2020

Westchester Eviction Prevention Hotline

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Are you having trouble paying your rent? Is your Landlord hassling you? Concerned about your rights as a tenant? Worried about your housing? Are you being evicted?  Call  the Legal Services of the Hudson Valley for help! (914) 468-2175.

&...

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Posted on: October 5, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents, October 5, 2020

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The most recent data provided by the county today indicates the cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since testing began is 2,000. The county estimates the number of active cases in White Plains to be 33.  &nbs...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: October 5, 2020

Registration is now open for a Special Virtual Event - A Conversation with Ibram X. Kendi

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Registration is now open for A Conversation with Ibram X. Kendi on October 28 at 7:00 p.m. This very special virtual event will be the highlight of the White Plains Public Library’s citywide reading initiative, One Book, One White Plains. &n...

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Posted on: October 3, 2020

White Plains Police Reform Committee Announces Public Comment Sessions

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The City of White Plains has formed a Police Reform Committee in response to Governor Cuomo's "New York State Police Reform and Reinvention Collaborative"  Executive Order #203. The Committee has set up several ways fo...

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Posted on: October 1, 2020

NYS COVID Alert NY App Ready for Download

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What is COVID Alert NY?

COVID Alert NY is New York State’s official Exposure Notification App. This is a free smartphone app for anyone 18+ that lives and/or works in New York available for download in the Google Play Store and Apple App Store st...

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Additional Info... City of White Plains News
Posted on: September 30, 2020

Water Main Flushing in the Central Business District & Fisher Hill Neighborhood

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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 is still safe for drinking.  If you experience any discolor...

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Posted on: September 29, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents, September 29th, 2020

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The most recent data provided by the county today indicates the cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since testing began is 1, 985. The county estimates the number of active cases in White Plains to be 23.  &nb...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: September 24, 2020

Only a Few Days Left to Fill Out Your 2020 Census!

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WP Clergy & Community Leaders remind us, The Count Matters! Participate in the 2020 census and BE COUNTED!

https://youtu.be/jfo1rK4SQAU

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: September 24, 2020

White Plains Education Training Center - Online entry-level IT Help Desk Technician training prog

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The course provides hands-on instruction, covering the skills required to assemble, refurbish, upgrade, configure and troubleshoot personal computers. The skills you will gain will give you a clear understanding of network, hardware, security, software, s...

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Posted on: September 21, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents, Sept. 21st, 2020

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The most recent data provided by the county today indicates the cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since testing began is 1, 964. The county estimates the number of active cases in White Plains to be 21.

 

The numb...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: September 18, 2020

City of White Plains Announces Formation of Police Reform Committee Collaborative Process

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This committee will review the needs of the White Plains community served by its police department, evaluate the department’s current policies and practices; involve the full White Plains community in the discussion; develop policy recommendatio...

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Posted on: September 16, 2020

Virtual Event - 12th Annual Dads/Special Adults Take Your Child To School Day, Sept 17th

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This special evening will highlight the important role dads play in the lives of their children, especially during the COVID-19 Pandemic. There is much anxiety and a lot of questions about the new school year and what it will bring. Community is more impo...

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Posted on: September 14, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents, Sept. 14th, 2020

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The most recent data provided by the county today indicates the cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since testing began is 1, 959. The county estimates the number of active cases in White Plains to be 34.

It is so important...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: September 14, 2020

WP Metro North Railroad Station Power Outage Scheduled for Sept. 19th from 6AM - 6PM

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A power outage is scheduled for the White Plains Train Station on Saturday, September 19th  to upgrade the electrical services at the station.  The elevator and escalators at the White Plains station will be out of service from 6AM - 6PM...

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Posted on: September 14, 2020

Common Council Public Hearing October 5th, 2020

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The Common Council will hold a public hearing on October 5, 2020 regarding the exchange of two comparably sized parcels of land between the White Plains Urban Renewal Agency and 1 Water Street LLC.  For additional information visit:  Whi...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: September 11, 2020

City of White Plains Passes Legislation to Crack Down on Drag Racing

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CITY OF WHITE PLAINS PASSES LEGISLATION TO CRACK DOWN ON DRAG RACING 

The White Plains Common Council passed a package of legislation at its September 8th Council meeting to address the problem of drag racing on city streets.

It is well known that ...

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Posted on: September 9, 2020

CDCAC - CAPER Public Hearing, September 17, 2020

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The Community Development Citizens Advisory Committee will be hosting a Public Hearing regarding the Draft 2019-20 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) on September 17 at 6 pm via Zoom. The public is invited to participate virtual...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: September 3, 2020

Summer 2020 @ White Plains Recreation

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Summer @ White Plains Recreation

 

As we close out the summer, we wanted to report to our residents the results of the Recreation & Parks Department summer programs and activities and to advise you of what we see as great success considering th...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: September 3, 2020

Water Main Flushing Schedule for Battle Hill, Church Street & No. Broadway

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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 is still safe for drinking.  If you experience an...

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Posted on: September 3, 2020

Final Weeks for the 2020 Census!

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An important message about the 2020 Census and what you can expect in the coming weeks:

We are now in the final weeks for the 2020 Census. The deadline to complete your census is September 30th.

If you have not completed it yet, a Census taker will visit yo...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: September 2, 2020

City of White Plains September 11th Tribute

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The September 11th Remembrance Service at Liberty Park can be viewed on Optimum ch 75 and FIOS ch 47 or online: http://whiteplainsny.swagit.com/specialty  beginning at 8AM  on Fri, 9/11. The ceremony will include a message form the Mayor...

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Posted on: August 31, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents, Monday, August 31st, 2020

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The most recent data provided by the county today indicates the cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since testing began is 1, 929. The county estimates the number of active cases in White Plains to be 26.

It is vital that w...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: August 28, 2020

City of White Plains Fall Guide to Programs & Services

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The City of White Plains Fall 2020 Guide to Programs and Services has been mailed citywide. This informative publication lists all of our Fall Programs.  We have upgraded our current registration system to better serve our community.   P...

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Posted on: August 28, 2020

Gillie Park Playground Replacement Project

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The project is expected to be finished by late October / early November, depending on weather. A ribbon cutting will be planned for the fall, after the project is complete. 

Please note: This project will cause a temporary closure of the playgroun...

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Posted on: August 27, 2020

New Book on display 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. The StoryWalk is a great way to inspire parents, teachers, a...

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Posted on: August 27, 2020

Serving Youth During After-School & Out-of-School Hours

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What Happens in September? 

City of White Plains Information Session on Youth Program Offerings During After-School and Out-of-School Time 

We know that many parents are anxious about the start of the new school year. In addition to all of...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: August 26, 2020

One Book, One White Plains Citywide Read Coming this Fall

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This Fall, we look forward to our 2nd Annual Citywide Read, One Book, One White Plains.  This year we will be reading: How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi and, for young adult readers (and all ages), Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: August 24, 2020

Novel Corona (COVID-19) Update for Residents, August 24th, 2020

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The most recent data provided by the county today indicates the cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since testing began is 1,915. The county estimates the number of active cases in White Plains to be 19.

The State is allowi...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: August 24, 2020

Traffic Alert: Road Closures and Restrictions

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Please be aware there are several important road closures or restrictions in effect beginning Monday, August 24, 2020 as a result of various water main and sewer projects. 

These include:

-        Restricted lane...

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Posted on: August 21, 2020

Farmers' Market Checkbooks Available to Qualifying White Plains Residents

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FARMERS’ MARKET CHECKBOOKS AVAILABLE TO QUALIFYING
WHITE PLAINS SENIORS

To be eligible, individuals must be 60 years of age or older AND have a monthly income at or below $1,968/month for a one person household or $2,658 for a two person household...

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Posted on: August 17, 2020

Coronavirus update for Monday, August 17th, 2020

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The most recent data provided by the county today indicates the cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since testing began is 1, 908. The county estimates the number of active cases in White Plains to be 24.

The Governor relea...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: August 14, 2020

Gardella and Kittrell Pool Hours Effective August 17th

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?Gardella and Kittrell Pools
Summer 2020 Pool Guidelines
Pools will operate 
?until August 31
Hours of operation effective Monday, August 17:
?Monday - Friday
Session times are as follows
12:30- 2:30 pm, 3 - 5 pm, 5:30 - 7:30 pm
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City of White Plains News
Posted on: August 12, 2020

City of White Plains Expands Outdoor Dining Options with 'Streeteries'

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CITY OF WHITE PLAINS ACTS TO EXPAND OUTDOOR DINING OPTIONS WITH ‘STREETERIES’ ~ STREET CAFES IN PARKING SPACES

 

White Plains, NY – August 12, 2020.  The White Plains Common Council voted to authorize street c...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: August 11, 2020

Water Main Break - Update 8/11/20

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The Department of Public Works (DPW) has repaired the water main break, but there is additional work to be done by other utilities. As such, South Lexington Avenue (between Main and Quarropas Streets) remains closed at this time. Martine Avenue is partial...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: August 11, 2020

Library Open Today

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The Library is open today regular hours, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. However, Martine Avenue is closed to traffic due to yesterday's water main break. If driving to the Library, we suggest parking further away or using the Galleria parking across the street.

City of White Plains News
Posted on: August 11, 2020

Altice Statement for Residents

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As of today, there are 213 Altice customers without service in White Plains. We continue to be in contact with Altice about the status of their restoration efforts as well as their communications with customers and government.

Altice USA has provided the f...

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

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), Water Main Break & Power Outages Updates for Residents - 8/10/20

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Today’s Coronavirus Update: 8/10/2020 

Water Main Break:

There was a major water main break downtown at South Lexington and Martine Avenues this afternoon that affected water pressure throughout the City. DPW has now isolated the break an...

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

Water Main Break - Update 6:30 PM

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DPW has isolated the break. Most residents should see their water come back by 9:00 pm, if not sooner. Give it some time for the pressure to build back into the system. The water may be discolored. It is safe to drink. Let your faucet run with cold water.

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

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents, August 10, 2020

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There was a major water main break downtown at South Lexington and Martine Avenues this afternoon that affected water pressure throughout the City. DPW has now isolated the break and water service is being restored. The water may appear discolored at firs...

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

Water Main Break - 5:00 PM

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There has been a water main break downtown near the Public Safety Building. Residents may be seeing reduced water pressure or no water. DPW has identified the source of the problem and is addressing it. We will keep you posted.

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

White Plains Public Library Has Charging Tables Available Outside of the Front Entrance until 7PM

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Still without power and need to charge a device? The Library has charging tables set up outside the front entrance that are first-come, first served. These will be available to 7 p.m. tonight and all week until power is fully restored.

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

Con Ed Customers Without Power Can File a Claim for Reimbursement

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Con Edison has expanded its claims policy for customers who lost power after the destructive tropical storm. Customers without power for 48 hours or more since Thursday can fill out a claims form to cover spoiled food, medication, or perishable commercial...

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Posted on: August 5, 2020

Update for Residents on Storm Damage & Power Outages Resulting from Tropical Storm Isaias

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Update for Residents on Storm Damage & Power Outages Resulting from Tropical Storm Isaias - 8/5/20, 5:30 PM.

Our city crews worked through the night clearing fallen trees and reopening streets and their work continues. All streets are open other than t...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: August 6, 2020

Con Edison Information & Useful Numbers

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Con Edison recommends, If you are a customer with Life Support Equipment needs please make sure you are on notice with Con Edison for such service needs.  If you have not already registered please complete their Safety for Special Customers form ...

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Posted on: August 3, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents, August 3, 2020

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Hello, this is White Plains Mayor Tom Roach with important information regarding the Covid-19 Pandemic and impending storm.

The most recent data provided by the county today indicates the cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains...

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City of White Plains News
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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City of White Plains News

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Posted on: August 2, 2021

One White Plains: City Kicks Off Process to Update Comprehensive Plan

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One White Plains:  The City of White Plains Launches Process to Create a New Comprehensive Plan

New Plan Will Seek to Create a Community-wide Vision for City

The City of White Plains has begun the process of updating its Comprehensive Plan, which s...

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Posted on: May 26, 2021

COVID-19 Updates & Information

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Updates & Resources regarding COVID-19

 Active/Total Westchester County Covid-19 Cases

Westchester County has created on online dashboard to convey the Active/Total Westchester County COVID-19 Cases. The dashboard  is updated regularly...

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City Spotlight
Posted on: June 24, 2021

Sounds of Summer 2021!

Sounds of Summer 2021

From concerts and yoga to kids programs and movie screenings - There's lots to do in White Plains this summer!

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Posted on: February 19, 2020

White Plains Sizzle!

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We're excited to share our 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.

Check out the video! City Spotlight

News Flash

Posted on: April 5, 2021

Use of HUD Regulatory Relief Waivers

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This notice explains the availability of a waiver of certain statutory and regulatory requirements associated with Community Development Block Grant funding that the City of White Plains is choosing to exercise the waivers outlined below, effective throug...
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Community Development News
Posted on: January 21, 2021

January 27, 2021 CDCAC Public Hearing

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The Community Development Citizens Advisory Committee (CDCAC) will be hosting a Public Hearing regarding the 2021-22 Annual Action Plan and Amended 2020-24 Consolidated Plan on January 27th at 6 pm.

If you wish to view or participate in the meeting please ...

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Community Development News
Posted on: December 3, 2020

NOTICE OF FUNDING AVAILABILITY AND PUBLIC HEARINGS 2021-22

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CITY OF WHITE PLAINS, New York

DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING

70 Church Street

White Plains, NY 10601

(914) 422-1300 / CommunityDevelopment@whiteplainsny.gov

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The City of White Plains (“the City”) Department...

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Community Development News
Posted on: December 3, 2020

Virtual Pre-Application Workshop Registration for Public Services

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COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT PROGRAM

YEAR 2021-22

All interested applicants must attend one of the following virtual pre-application workshops:

Register here for Wednesday, December 9, 2020 at 1 PM

OR

Register here for Friday, December 1...

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Community Development News
Posted on: September 9, 2020

CDCAC - CAPER Public Hearing, September 17, 2020

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The Community Development Citizens Advisory Committee will be hosting a Public Hearing regarding the Draft 2019-20 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) on September 17 at 6 pm via Zoom. The public is invited to participate virtual...

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