News Flash

City of White Plains News

Posted on: November 28, 2018

Soil Testing at 52 North Broadway


At the request of residents in the adjacent neighborhood, the City of White Plains is providing this notice about activities that will be occurring on an abandoned playing field located at 52 North Broadway (former Good Counsel property) beginning on Tuesday, November 27, 2018.

The playing field was created in 2004 at the southeast portion of the property using fill (soil and construction debris) from various demolition sites in Westchester County. The nearest public street to the field is Ross Street.

The City has retained an environmental company to drill into the field to confirm the contents of the fill material.  This testing is associated with an environmental review being performed by the City as part of its evaluation of a request to re-zone the property. The Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) reviewed our drilling plan and had no objection to the activity.

The activity will consist of drilling into the fill at approximately ten (10) locations and removing samples of soil.

There are no hazardous conditions that will be created during or after the drilling procedure.

The creation of dust or odor is not anticipated, however, containment procedures will be in place as a precaution.

The drilling is expected to take approximately ten (10) days and will occur during permitted operating hours. Noise is not anticipated to be greater than typical street noise.

Please contact Damon Amadio, Building Commissioner, at (914) 422-1287 with any questions. 


Facebook Twitter Google Plus Email

Other News in City of White Plains News

White Plains Recreation & Parks

Sign Up for White Plains Rec Alerts

Posted on: December 14, 2018

Public Hearing on 52 North Broadway

Posted on: November 30, 2018
Santas Mailbox - Resized

Santa's Mailbox

Posted on: November 27, 2018

Winter Storm Response

Posted on: November 16, 2018
thanksgiving turkey rainbow feathers

White Plains Seniors Thanksgiving Luncheon

Posted on: November 15, 2018

Ebersole Ice Rink Opens for the Season

Posted on: October 19, 2018
City Seal Transparent (1) 369x335

Martine Ave Road Paving

Posted on: October 16, 2018
DPW seal

October Water Main Flushing

Posted on: September 27, 2018
City Seal Transparent (1) 369x335

Mamaroneck Avenue Crosswalk Repaving

Posted on: September 7, 2018
Newsletter Image 2

City of White Plains July E-Newsletter

Posted on: August 17, 2018

Noon Day Concerts on the Plaza

Posted on: June 15, 2018

White Plains Theater Lovers' Club

Posted on: May 23, 2018


Posted on: April 20, 2018

Theater Lovers Club

Posted on: March 29, 2018

White Plains Jump In and Swim

Posted on: March 12, 2018

White Plains Library Open on Sunday

Posted on: March 3, 2018

2018 Tech Bootcamps at the WPETC

Posted on: February 6, 2018

1/5/18 Weather Related Cancellations

Posted on: January 5, 2018

Water Main Break on North Street

Posted on: January 3, 2018

Special Paper Pick Up This Saturday

Posted on: December 29, 2017

Water Main Break - Update 12/23/17

Posted on: December 23, 2017

Water Main Break - Update

Posted on: December 22, 2017

Water Main Break - Update

Posted on: December 22, 2017

Attention Residents: Water Main Break

Posted on: December 22, 2017

Ring in the New Year in White Plains!

Posted on: December 21, 2017