News Flash

Posted on: October 19, 2018

Gedney Recycling Yard Now Open on Sundays 8 am to Noon

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Starting this weekend, the Gedney Yard will now be open to residents on Sundays from 8:00 AM to Noon to accept cardboard, paper and co-mingled recycling. Similar to  Saturdays, brush drop-off, metal drop off, along with topsoil, mulch and firewoo...

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Posted on: October 19, 2018

Ebersole Ice Rink Opens for the Season

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Public skate sessions are held:  

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

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

Saturdays 12:30 - 3:15 p.m

Sundays 8:30 - 10:15 a.m. (adults only) and general public skating 1:15 - 3:45 p.m.

Registration is now open for Lea...

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Posted on: October 16, 2018

Martine Ave Road Paving

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White Plains DPW will be paving Martine Avenue from South Broadway to Mamaroneck Avenue starting on Wednesday, October 17. This work is necessary and should take approximately two (2) days. Drivers should expect some delays and intermittent road closures ...

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Posted on: October 9, 2018

City of White Plains OCTOBER E-Newsletter

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See what's happening in White Plains this month!

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Posted on: October 5, 2018

White Plains My Brother's Keeper Program to Host Forum with former NFL Star William Green

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William had a successul NFL career and today is a full time motivational speaker. He travels the world captivating audiences of students and adults alike.  William learned firsthand that “champions don’t give up, they get up.”

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Posted on: October 5, 2018

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

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The WP Youth Bureau is now accepting applications for its Youth of the Year award. The award is given annually to a graduating high school senior who resides in White Plains. The student may attend either a public or private school.  The award re...

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Posted on: October 4, 2018

Milling and Paving Work on Chase Ave & Orawaumpum St

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The City of White Plains will be milling existing asphalt and paving both Chase Ave (from Chatterton Parkway to dead end) and Orawaumpum St (from Chestnut Hill Ave to Fisher Ave). Work will begin on Chase Ave on/about Oct. 15 and on Orawaumpum St on/about...

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Posted on: October 1, 2018

Enjoy "The Night Before Halloween" at the Bryant-Mamaroneck Park StoryWalk

The Night Before Halloween

Twas the night before Halloween, and all through the house, all the creatures were stirring except for the mouse..  Little monsters and goofy goblins take center stage in this silly, spooky spin on Clement C. Moore's beloved poem. But what will h...

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Posted on: September 27, 2018

October Water Main Flushing

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This operation may cause some discoloration of the water but it is still safe to drink.  We regret any inconvenience this may cause but this is a necessary maintenance and safety requirement.  For further information, please contact the ...

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Posted on: September 25, 2018

Westview Avenue - Road Reconstruction (North Broadway to Church Street)

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The reconstruction will consist of curb replacement, sidewalk repair/replacement, full road reconstruction and drainage improvements.  Access for residents, deliveries, refuse & recycling, buses and emergency vehicles will still be provided d...

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Posted on: September 21, 2018

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

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

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Posted on: September 18, 2018

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

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Pack some snacks, grab a blanket, and come on down with your family, friends and neighbors to enjoy a free showing of BIG featuring Tom Hanks. Movie begins at 7:30 p.m.

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Posted on: August 17, 2018

White Plains JazzFest Returns September 12th – 16th

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JazzFest White Plains is a collaboration between ArtsWestchester, The City of White Plains and the White Plains Business Improvement District (BID). Spanning five days and featuring an array of different jazz styles and performance venues, the event promi...

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Posted on: September 12, 2018

SCREENAGERS: NAVIGATING THE DIGITAL AGE, Sept. 24th 6PM at the Cinema Delux Theater

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The White Plains Youth Bureau, the Coalition for Living Wellness, and National Amusements will be screening the nationally acclaimed documentary “SCREENAGERS: Navigating the Digital Age” on Monday, September 24th at 6:00 p.m. at the Ci...

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Posted on: September 12, 2018

Milling Existing Asphalt and Paving - Martine Avenue, September 17th, 7:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.

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Road work will begin on Martine Avenue from So. Broadway to Mamaroneck Ave (weather permitting) on Sept 17th between the hours of 7:00 A.M. and 4:30 P.M. with Martine Avenue remaining open to vehicular traffic however on-street parking will be restricted

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Posted on: September 10, 2018

Notice of Draft Report & Public Hearing Comprehensive Annual Performance and Evaluation Report

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This report outlines CDBG resources and accomplishments between July 1, 2017 and June 30, 2018. The City is interested in obtaining public comment regarding projects and results in the draft report.A public hearing will be held on September 20, 2018, at 6...

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Posted on: September 7, 2018

Mamaroneck Avenue Crosswalk Repaving

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Downtown White PlainsMamaroneck Avenue Crosswalk RepavingWednesday, September 12, 2018 (Overnight)7:00 p.m. thru 6:00 a.m.  

Expect road closures on Mamaroneck Avenue between the intersections of Martine Avenue to Maple Avenue.DPW crews will be pa...

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Posted on: September 5, 2018

City of White Plains Fall/Winter Program Guide Released

Fall Winter Guide 2018

The City of White Plains Guide to Programs and Services for fall / winter has been mailed to residents. This informative publication lists all of our fall and winter programs and events sponsored by the Recreation & Parks Department, as well as the Yo...

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Posted on: September 5, 2018

White Plains Hosts Annual Dog Swim at Kittrell Pool

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The Dog Days of Summer are upon us.  All White Plains dogs are invited to cool off from the hot weather with a dip in the pool.  

On Thursday, September 6th, 5:00 - 7:30 p.m. Kittrell Pool, located on Fisher Avenue, will be open for our f...

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Posted on: August 30, 2018

The Great White Plains Camp Out Returns to Delfino Park

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Camp with the family under the stars at Delfino Park Saturday, September 15 through Sunday, September 16. Games and activities for all.

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Posted on: August 29, 2018

Water Main Flushing Schedule for September

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During the month of September, the Bureau of Water will be flushing water mains between the hours of midnight and 4:00 a.m.  Except for emergencies and maintaining and/or repairing hydrants during the normal workday, our program will be currently...

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Posted on: August 27, 2018

Youth Bureau & My Brother's Keeper Initiative Offer Free Haircuts to WP Youth

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The White Plains My Brother’s Keeper Initiative is partnering with area barbershops  (see attached for a listing of participating shops) to offer 200 White Plains low income youth a free back-to-school haircut 8/27 through 9/8.  Haircuts...

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Posted on: August 22, 2018

New Story Up Now At The Bryant-Mamaroneck Park Story Walk

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Join one of Dr. Seuss’s most giving characters in the classic picture book Thidwick the Big-Hearted Moose. Poor Thidwick’s generosity proves the adage that no good deed goes unpunished, and soon everyone, from a tiny Bingle Bug to a huge bear, is taking a...

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Posted on: August 17, 2018

Road Paving Smith Ave (Bryant Ave to Prescott Ave) Beginning August 20th

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Please be advised that the Department of Public Works has tentatively scheduled repaving of the subject roadway - Smith Avenue (Bryant Avenue to Prescott Avenue) beginning August 20th, 2018.  Street parking will be temporarily suspended between t...

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Posted on: August 17, 2018

The Heat is On - - Tips for Staying Cool and Conserving Energy

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The Westchester County Health Dept has issued a heat advisory through Wednesday and advises that residents take these precautions to prevent heat-related illnesses: • If you exercise or work outdoors during extreme heat...

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Posted on: August 17, 2018

WP Youth Bureau & Assoc. of NYS Youth Bureaus Salute Their Legislative Supporters

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The City of White Plains Youth Bureau and the Association of NYS Youth Bureaus are excited to announce a “Summer Salute to our Supporters” to recognize members of the NYS Legislature for their ongoing support for youth served by Youth Bureaus across the s...

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Posted on: August 17, 2018

New Story Up Now At The Bryant-Mamaroneck Park Story Walk

Come On Rain

Come on, Rain!  By Karen Hesse & illustrated by Jon J. Muth is a story about Young Tess who watches as her mother tends to her woeful wilting vegetable patch. The heat is enveloping. Tess, from her perch on the fire escape, scans the sky in h...

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Posted on: August 17, 2018

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

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National Night Out is designed to: 1) Heighten crime and drug prevention awareness; 2) Generate support for and participation in, local anti-crime efforts 3) Strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships; and 4) Send a message to crimin...

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Posted on: August 17, 2018

Wellness Wednesdays at the White Plains Public Library

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Wellness Wednesdays, Fall 2018.  Registration for Wellness Wednesdays programs is required.  To register visit the Library's online calendar or call the Information Desk at 422 1480.  Questions: contact Christiane Deschamps 422....

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Posted on: August 17, 2018

White Plains Metro-North Station Improvements Effective July 25th 2018

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Taxi Stand & Shuttle Bus Relocation Effective Wednesday, July 25th.  The Taxi Stand and Shuttle Buses are relocated within the station parking.  Directional signage will also be posted in the lot.  Fencing in the current tax...

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Posted on: August 17, 2018

DPW Automated Side Loader Prog to Incl Paper/Cardbd Collection Containers

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The Department of Public Works will begin distributing new Automated Side Loader (ASL) recycling containers with a green top lid on Monday, July 16, 2018 to all households currently participating in the side loader program.  The new container wil...

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Posted on: August 17, 2018

White Plains Youth Bureau Summer Flight Academy

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According to the airline industry, there is a growing shortage of pilots and this puts the future of the industry at risk.   The White Plains Youth Bureau working to get young people interested in becoming pilots. The Youth Bureau is now taking a...

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Posted on: August 17, 2018

Shakespeare in the Park Returns Thurs, July 12th, 7pm Turnure Park

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It has fast become a White Plains summertime tradition: Shakespeare in the Park! Back for its fifth year, Shakespeare in the Park’s community following has grown with each performance.  

The City of White Plains and ArtsWestchester have o...

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Posted on: August 17, 2018

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

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It’s been well established that children who read during the summer see improved language skills and are better prepared for the rigors of school when school starts in September.

With this in mind, the City of White Plains My Brother’s Keeper Initiative is...

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Posted on: August 17, 2018

White Plains Begins Warning Period for Red Light Safety Camera Program

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

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Posted on: June 25, 2018

A Little White Plains History...in Honor of Independence Day

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Did you know that White Plains is considered the Birthplace of the State of New York? On July 9, 1776, members of the Fourth Provincial Congress of New York assembled in White Plains after fleeing New York City ahead of British forces.

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Posted on: June 22, 2018

Emergency Water Main Issue on Oxford Road near Robinhood.

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DPW is working on a water main issue on Oxford Road near Robinhood. At this time no one is anticipated to lose water.

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Posted on: June 21, 2018

City of White Plains Pools Officially Open For Season This Friday

Gardella Pool is located on Ferris Avenue and Kittrell Pool is located on Fisher Avenue. The swim season will officially begin on Friday, June 22, 2018, with both pools open weekdays from 2:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. Weekend hours and Wednesday, July 4th hou...Read on...

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Posted on: June 20, 2018

Teen Night Outdoor Adventure for White Plains residents, Sat.June 23rd, 6PM - 9PM at Delfino Park

Have fun strategizing with you teammates during a game of laser tag, Enjoy an inflatable obstacle course and outdoor barbecue all while listening to music from our live Dj.  White Plains Rec & Park Teens Only programs promise to be fun, exci...Read on... City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 20, 2018

City of White Plains Independence Day Celebration - July 3rd, White Plains High School 6 PM - 10 PM

The Benny Havens Band is a leading popular music ensemble in the armed forces, primarily serving the United States Corps of Cadets at West Point.  The band represents the U.S. Army to millions in live and broadcast audiences yearly through the&am...

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

City of White Plains Installs Public Art Project in Renaissance Plaza

Before I Die is a global public art project that invites people to reflect on their lives and share their personal aspirations in public space. The original wall was created by artist Candy Chang on an abandoned house in her neighborhood in New Orleans af...Read on...

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

Brookfield Commons: Building a Neighborhood of Opportunity Meet & Greet - RSVP today!

The White Plains Housing Authority, Trinity Financial, Inc. and Hudson Meridian Construction Group welcome Winbrook residents, community partners, local workers, subcontractors and suppliers to learn how to become a part of the upcoming Brookfield Commons...Read on...

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

White Plains Public Library Eliminating Late Fees on Children’s and Young Adult Materials

We expect all users to return their materials on time and to renew materials if they need them for longer. Children’s and young adult materials borrowed at the White Plains Public Library and returned late will not incur fines. This policy onl...Read on... Additional Info... City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 15, 2018

Noon Day Concerts on the Plaza

June                21        Linc Carnival-Island Tunes

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Sounds of Summer 2018 - Your Guide to Summer Events in the Parks

The Guide provides the schedule for the annual Father's Day Concert at Turnure Park, Free Noon Day Concerts at Renaissance Plaza, Neighborhood Nights, Dancing Under the Stars on Court Street, the Hudson Valley Shakespeare production of Hamlet and more.

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Get On Your Mat For Mental Health Yoga Event - Wednesday, June 20th on Court Street

Westchester’s popular outdoor mega-yoga event returns this June! The Mental Health Association of Westchester is pleased to announce that Get On Your Mat For Mental Health will take place on Wednesday, June 20th under the open sky on Court Stree...

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Posted on: June 12, 2018

Enjoy a Summer Soulstice Concert, June 19th, 5pm - 9pm on Court Street

A Summer of Music in Downtown White Plains is on its way!  Thanks to the White Plains Improvement District. Great music all summer long!  Come out, Relax, Enjoy! Summer music continues with a Thursday Summer Concert series at City Cent...

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Posted on: June 11, 2018

Take the Online Survey to Make Route 119 Safer and Easier For All To Use

White Plains and neighboring communities invite you to share your thoughts on street designs to make Route 119 safer and easier for all to use. The survey allows you to share broad concerns, choose from potential design strategies, or propose your own.

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Posted on: June 11, 2018

Third Annual STEAM Awards Recognition Program

The program honors teachers from the White Plains School District and community leaders for providing instruction and inspiring youth to excel in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math (STEAM). The honorees are Dana Pompa, computer technology teac...Read on...

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Posted on: June 5, 2018

New Story Now Available At The Bryant-Mamaroneck Park StoryWalk

In a Camping Spree with Mr. Magee, Mr. Magee and Dee love the outdoors, so they hitch up the camper and head out of town. They are having fun roasting marshmallows on the campfire and watching the sun set over a nearby waterfall. Could there be a better w...

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Posted on: June 4, 2018

White Plains to Launch Grandpas United

Grandpas United is a newly formed grandfathers group that has been established to provide inter-generational support opportunities to youth. Grandpas who volunteer with Grandpas United will serve as mentors and offer guidance and support to improve the li...

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Posted on: June 4, 2018

City of White Plains Launches Dockless Bike Share Program

“I want to ride my bicycle bicycle bicycle; I want to ride my bicycle; I want to ride my bike; I want to ride my bicycle; I want to ride it where I like…; I don’t believe in Peter Pan, Frankenstein or Superman; All I wanna d...

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Posted on: May 29, 2018

Kayak Classes and Rentals Return to White Plains Liberty Park

Mountain Valley Guides, the premier kayak outfitter in the Hudson Valley, will return to White Plains for the 3rd year, offering opportunities to rent kayaks and learn how to kayak on the beautiful and scenic Silver Lake at Liberty Park. 

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Posted on: May 29, 2018

White Plains Outdoor Arts Festival, June 2 and 3rd, Tibbits Parks

The festival will feature approximately 55 artists displaying paintings, photography, ceramics, leather work, textiles, jewelry and many other handcrafted items.  The attractions will also include children's art activities, an exhibit of the sch...
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Posted on: May 23, 2018

White Plains Theater Lovers' Club

Do you like Broadway Shows?   If you are interested in attending a show, join the White Plains Theater Lovers’ Club at their meeting on Thursday, May 24th at 6:00 p.m. at the White Plains Community Center, 65 Mitchell Place.&am...Read on...

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Posted on: May 21, 2018

New White Plains Happenings Calendar Feature Added to Burbio, Community Calendar App

In January, the City announced its partnership with Burbio, a free online calendar app. Now, 4 months into that partnership, we are excited to announce a new feature for users: The White Plains Business Improvement District (WP BID) Happenings Calendar.

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Posted on: May 21, 2018

City of White Plains Memorial Day Parade

The City's annual Memorial Day Parade will be held on Monday, May 28th. The parade will begin on Church St, between Main St & Hamilton Ave and proceed to the Rural Cemetery on No. Bway. Parade steps off at 10:00 a.m.

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Posted on: May 17, 2018

White Plains Recognizes Veterans with Flags of Honor along Main Street

As a tribute to our veterans, past and present, the City of White Plains has created an assemblage of American Flags along Main Street.  White Plains will commemorate Memorial Day on Monday, May 28 with a parade and ceremony beginning at 10:00 a...Read on... Additional Info... City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 15, 2018

Due to Expected Inclement Weather, all rec activities scheduled for after 4:30 PM today are canceled

Due to the threat of severe thunderstorms for our area, all recreation activities scheduled after 4:30 p.m. have been canceled. This includes: Little League, T-Ball, Softball, Swim and Track Programs. White Plains City School District

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Posted on: May 14, 2018

Arts Westchester & City of White Plains Unveil Street Art Mural

White Plains Mayor Tom Roach and ArtsWestchester CEO Janet Langsam today joined the community to celebrate the completion of a new street mural on Mamaroneck and Martine Avenues. The public art project, created by well-known street artist Wayne &ldquo...

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Posted on: May 7, 2018

White Plains Public Library Announces Grand Opening of Everyday Healthy Café

Plenty of libraries offer coffee and snacks. But few public libraries have full-blown cafes, with extensive food and beverage selections. But the White Plains Public Library’s new café—a partnership between the Library and t...Read on... Additional Info... City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 4, 2018

BIG Truck Day, Saturday, May 12th from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m

The City of White Plains Department of Public Works is excited to announce the details of their super popular, hands-on annual Truck Fair for children.  This interactive, fun, free and informative day will be held on Saturday, May 12th from 10:00...

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Posted on: April 30, 2018

WP Dept of Public Works Launches Garbage, Recycling & Brush Collection App

The White Plains Dept of Public Works has launched a new app to help keep White Plains residents informed about garbage, recycling & brush collection. Called ‘White Plains DPW at Your Service,’ this new app will provide residents w...Read on...

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Posted on: April 27, 2018

Programs for People with Differing Abilities

The White Plains Recreation & Parks Department is committed to ensuring that its programs are available to all resident youth and to help all young people to realize their full potential through age appropriate recreation activity.Read on...

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Posted on: April 26, 2018

New Spring Story Is Now Up At The Bryant - Mamaroneck Park Story Walk

My Spring Day: The Most Wonderful Time of the Year, written by Ally Nathaniel and illustrated by Milena Radeva. Gabi and her siblings Adam and Abigail, wake up to a beautiful spring day and have fun exploring the many simple things one can do outside with ...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

Due to Expected Inclement Weather, the Farmers' Market Opening Has Been Postponed to Wed, May 2

Sorry folks, tomorrow looks to be a soaker. Definitely not the day to come out to a farmers' market. The opening is postponed for one week. We look forward to seeing you on WEDNESDAY, MAY 2nd, 8 AM-4 PM on Court Street.

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Posted on: April 23, 2018

White Plains Take It or Leave It Shed Opens for Season, Saturday, April 28th

The TILI Shed it sponsored by Eco Neighbors in cooperation with White Plains Department of Public Works.

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Take It or Leave It 
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Posted on: April 20, 2018

USE OF LEAF BLOWERS

USE OF LEAF BLOWERS

The City of White Plains leaf blower ordinance is geared toward reducing loud, unnecessary and unwanted noise in our neighborhoods.

The ordinance states:

ü  The use of gasoline-powered leaf blowers is allowed ONLY during...

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Posted on: April 20, 2018

White Plains Farmers Markets Opens on Wednesday, April 25th for the 2018 Season

The City of White Plains’ very own Outdoor Farmers’ Market will reopen for the season next week on Wednesday, April 25th in downtown White Plains!

Starting on the 25th, the outdoor Farmers’ Market will be open weekly on Wednes...Read on...

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Posted on: April 20, 2018

WP BID Purchases Additional Solar-Powered Garbage Receptacle For Use In Downtown

The City of White Plains began piloting Big Belly Solar garbage receptacles in the downtown area in the spring of 2016. These big boys are capable of holding five times the amount of garbage as standard trash receptacles by compacting the garbage deposite...

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Posted on: April 16, 2018

White Plans Youth Bureau 2nd Annual Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math (STEAM) Fair

The fair will include a judged competition of student projects in all STEAM areas, with prizes awarded in different age categories.  It will also include an exciting interactive exhibition hall with exhibits and demonstrations from many of the Fa...

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Posted on: April 12, 2018

The White Plains My Brother’s Keeper program will host Hugh B. Price, April 16th

The White Plains My Brother’s Keeper program will host Hugh B. Price, former President of the National Urban League, on Monday, April 16th, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. in the White Plains Library Auditorium.  Max Rodriguez, Publisher of ...

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Posted on: April 11, 2018

Notice of Special Rehabilitation Funding Availability

The City of White Plains (“the City”) Department of Planning is soliciting applications for loan funding requests for Special Rehabilitation funding available through the Community Development Block Grant Program. Funds are available t...

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Posted on: April 10, 2018

NYS Public Service Commission to Hold Public Hearings on March Storms & Power Outages

The New York State Public Service Commission is sponsoring a series of public statement hearings regarding the March 2018 winter storms and resulting power outages. 

A public hearing will be held in White Plains on Tuesday, April 24th at 6:00 PM...Read on...

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Posted on: April 5, 2018

Westchester Open House For Lower Hudson Transit Link Has Been Rescheduled for April 11, 2018

The New York State Department of Transportation has rescheduled its Lower Hudson Transit Link (LHTL) program Open House in Westchester that was originally planned for Wednesday, March 21, in White Plains.

The Westchester Open House event, postponed due to ...

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Posted on: April 2, 2018

MTA Metro-North Announces Renewal Project to Bring State of the Art Improvements to White Plains

MTA Metro-North Railroad has announced that a full-scale renewal project that will bring state of the art improvements to the White Plains station is underway.  

The project will give Metro-North customers a reimagined station, one that&a...

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Posted on: April 2, 2018

Special Meetings of the Common Council to Discuss the Proposed 2018-2019 Budget

The meetings will be held in the Mayor's Conference Room (unless otherwise noted), Municipal Building, 255 Main Street.  




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Posted on: April 2, 2018

City of White Plains Celebrates National Community Development Week April 2 - 6, 2018

The City of White Plains was designated as a CDBG Entitlement Community in 1974 by the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development. CDBG remains one of the most important federal resources available for devising flexible solutions to meet ...Read on... Additional Info... City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 2, 2018

Community Gun Buy-Back, Friday, April 13, 2018

The Community Gun Buy Back program is scheduled for Friday, April 13, 2018 from 9:00 A.M. to 1:00 PM at Mount Hope AME Zion Church 65 Lake Street, White Plains, New York.   Payment will be made by Debit Card at the site: $25.00 for non...Read on... Additional Info... City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 29, 2018

Notice of Public Comment and Public Hearing on HUD and CDBG 2018-2019

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of White Plains Community Development Draft 2018-19 Annual Action Plan will be available for a 30-day public review period beginning March 29, 2018. The proposed plan will be available on the City’s website at www.whiteplainsn...

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

Theater Lovers Club

The White Plains Theater Lovers Club will meet on Wednesday, April 4th at 1:00 PM and on Thursday, May 24th at 6:00 PM to decide which Broadway shows they will attend.  The meetings takes place at the White Plains Community Center, locat...

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Posted on: March 28, 2018

The City of White Plains Rec and Parks Department Plainsmen Ice Hockey travel program try-out dates

The City of White Plains Recreation and Parks Department will hold Plainsmen Ice Hockey travel program try-outs on the following dates:  Tuesday, April 10, 2018 Mites/U8: 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Squirts/U10: 7:15 - 8:15 p.m. PeeWee/U12: 8:30 - 9:30 p.m...

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Posted on: March 22, 2018

Go Green White Plains - 6th Annual Citywide Earth Day Shoe Recycling Initiative

Dig out those old dusty shoes and donate them to our 6th Annual Citywide Shoe Recycling effort. Donating shoes couldn’t be easier. There is a dedicated Soles for Souls Bin located at the Gedney Recycling Facility on Gedney Way and drop off boxes...Read on...

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Posted on: March 8, 2018

2018 TECH BOOTCAMPS at The White Plains Education & Training Center

Visit wpetcitbootcamp.com for Course Information & Admissions Criteria APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 30th, 2018 

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Posted on: March 21, 2018

White Plains Rec & Parks, Library and Youth Bureau programs canceled today due to inclement weather

All Youth Bureau programs and activities are canceled today. All Rec programs and activities are canceled and all Library programs scheduled for 3/21 - including the AARP Tax Aide - have been canceled - check the Library's website for more information.

City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 20, 2018

Weather-Related Information for White Plains Residents for March 20, 2018 - 4:00 PM

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm warning for our area for Wednesday, March 21st. The storm is expected to bring with it wind gusts and heavy snow, indicating the potential for power outages.

Con Ed customers can report a power outage...

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Posted on: March 19, 2018

White Plains Recreation & Parks –Accepting Applications for Summer Camp Staff

Candidates must be able to fulfill the following requirements: Be at least 16 years old as of June 15, 2018 (Teen Camp candidates must be at least 18 years of age by June 15, 2018); be available to work typically from 8:00 a.m. – 3:45 p.m. daily;...

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Posted on: March 19, 2018

ArtsWestchester White Plains Street Art

ArtsWestchester today announced that twenty artists from throughout the Hudson Valley have submitted proposals for a public art opportunity in the City of White Plains.  ArtsWestchester, in partnership with the City of White Plains, White Plains ...Read on...

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Posted on: March 16, 2018

Con Ed Announces it will Provide Food & Medicine Reimbursement to Customers

Con Ed has announced that it will reimburse customers who lost power for 3 consecutive days or more for food & medicines as a result of the two Nor'Easters that hit our area. Customers may receive reimbursements fro up to $225 or up to $515 with recei...Read on...

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Posted on: March 12, 2018

Weather-Related Update for White Plains Residents for March 12, 2018

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm warning for our area for Tuesday, March 13th

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

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Posted on: March 12, 2018

White Plains Jump In and Swim

2018 Jump In and Swim activities include:

  • Presentations at all White Plains Elementary Schools by USA Olympian, Maritza McClendon, who will speak with the children about the importance of water safety.

  • Friday, March 23rd, 7:00 p.m. - Family Swim Game Night ...
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Posted on: March 8, 2018

City of White Plains Spring/Summer Guide to Program & Services

Highlights for Spring/Summer 2018 include:  The City’s 21st Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Saturday, March 10th. The Parade steps off at Noon on Mamaroneck Avenue.  Answer to Cancer White Plains Hospital 5K Road...Read on... Additional Info... City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 7, 2018

Weather-Related Cancellations for Wednesday, March 7, 2018 - 2:00 PM

The Zoning Board of Appeals meeting scheduled for tonight has been re-scheduled to Wednesday, March 14th at 7 PM at City Hall.

City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 7, 2018

Weather Related Cancellations for Wednesday, March 7th - 11:30 AM

The White Plains Public Library will closee at Noon today.

City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 7, 2018

Weather-Related Cancellations for Wednesday, March 7, 2018 - 9:00 AM

All Youth Bureau & Rec & Parks programs/activities, inc all senior programs, are canceled for Wednesday, March 7th. All classes are canceled at the White Plains Education & Training Center are canceled for today. The Library will open at 10:00...Read on...

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Posted on: March 6, 2018

Weather-Related Update for White Plains Residents & Businesses for March 6, 2018 - 3:00 PM

There are still several areas of the city without power. Con Ed’s response has been sorely lacking countywide. We are in constant contact with them and are facilitating the crews that do come, but they have a serious lack of resources throughout...

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Posted on: March 5, 2018

Warming Center Available for White Plains Residents

The City's warming center, located at the White Plains Education & Training Center, 303 Quarropas Street, will be open again this evening starting at 6:00 PM.

City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 5, 2018

What to do about Fallen Trees on Private Property

For fallen trees on private property, residents can have the tree cut in 2 ft lengths. Place at curb for City to pick up until 3/23. Bagged yard debris pick up is suspended until the wk of 3/26 while City picks up the large trees that have been downed.

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Posted on: March 4, 2018

Weather-Related Information for White Plains Residents & Businesses for March 4, 2018 - 8:00 PM

White Plains saw extensive damage as a result of the Nor’Easter that hit our area on Friday. City Department of Public Works crews were out during the storm and have been working tirelessly since then clearing fallen trees and tree limbs. By Sat...

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Posted on: March 3, 2018

White Plains Library Open on Sunday

The White Plains Public Library will be open on Sunday, March 4th from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Free WiFi and charging are available -- along with all the other wonderful things our library has to offer.

City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 3, 2018

Weather-Related Information for White Plains Residents & Businesses for March 3, 2018 - 12:45 PM

Due to storm conditions we had numerous trees fall in the city resulting in power loss and street closures.  The City of White Plains has had its forestry crews out working since last night to clear downed trees and tree limbs. Our crews...

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Posted on: March 2, 2018

Weather - Related Information for March 2, 2018 - 5:00 PM

Unstable weather conditions will continue through this evening as a result of the Nor'easter that is hitting our area. Con Ed is reporting scattered power outages in White Plains. There are also significant power outages throughout the County. To report a...

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Posted on: February 26, 2018

Harlem Fine Arts Show Returns To White Plains - March 8, 2018

The Harlem Fine Arts Show (HFAS), one of the nation’s largest and most prestigious collections of works (paintings, photographs, books, and sculptures) by African-American artists, both established and emerging, will return to the City of White ...
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Posted on: February 22, 2018

White Plains St. Patrick's Day Parade & Installation Ceremony Celebrates the Irish

Mary Broderick Ryan, a lifetime resident of White Plains, will be this year’s Grand Marshal and will lead the parade along with her Aides: Lorraine Walsh Bruschi, Liz Clark, Dr. Catherine McGovern, Cormac Daly, Kevin D’Arcy, an...

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Posted on: February 13, 2018

White Plains Rec & Parks Summer Day Camp Registration Now Open - Scholarships Available!

Camp operates from July 2nd through August 10th, 2018.   Campers can expect a full schedule of fun and interesting activities, including art, sports, dance, swimming, trips, special events and more at Camp Panawok, Camp Quarropas and Te...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

Ebersole Ice Rink is the ideal location to enjoy outdoor recreation this winter season!

Public skate sessions at Ebersole: 

Thursdays 12:00 - 2:00 PM p.m.

Fridays 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. ad 8:00 - 10:00 pm

Saturdays  1:45 - 4:15 p.m. 

Sundays 8:30 -10:15 a.m. (adults only) and 1:15 - 3:45 p.m.- 3:45 p.m.

February Brea...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: February 8, 2018

White Plains Recreation & Parks Summer Day Camp Early Registration Now - April 16, 2018

Save money with the early payment plan and financial aid programming. Early drop off and extended day services are also available. Specialty Camps  include Cheer-Hip Hop Camp, Creative Arts Exploration Camp, Mad Science Inventi...Read on... City of White Plains News
Posted on: February 6, 2018

2018 Tech Bootcamps at the WPETC

Our brand new courses include: NETWORK SECURITY TECHNICIAN (15 weeks starting June 4th | 2 Certifications) and IT SUPPORT SPECIALIST (11 weeks starting September 24th | 1 Certification). Both courses will be held at the WPETC which is convenientl...Read on...

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Posted on: February 5, 2018

White Plains Youth Bureau Hosts 13th Annual Performing Arts Benefit, Sat, Feb 24th at 7pm

The 2018 show is entitled, Follow My Lead, and will recognize Joe Cavise, the director of Dance Cavise Studios and Off Center Dance Theatre, as the Artistic Honoree and will feature performances by three Off Center Dance Theatre Companies as well...Read on...

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Posted on: February 1, 2018

City of White Plains FEBRUARY 2018 Newsletter

Read the City of White Plains February 2018 Newsletter.  Read on... City of White Plains News
Posted on: January 23, 2018

City of White Plains to Partner with BURBIO - Innovative Calendar-Synching Tool

Do you ever feel like it’s hard to keep track of the many interesting events happening in our White Plains community?  Now there’s a solution.  The City of White Plains is excited to announce that it is partnering wit...

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Posted on: January 18, 2018

White Plains Recreation and Parks Summer Camp Fair - Saturday, February 3, 2018

Bring the kids, while you meet and talk to our camp directors and staff, the kids can enjoy  a magician show at 11:00 a.m., popcorn and crafts.  Learn about the exciting day camp programs offered for children, grades K...Read on... Additional Info... City of White Plains News
Posted on: January 16, 2018

White Plains Youth Bureau Receives Cockpit Flight Simulator, Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Wed, Jan 17

The Flight Simulator program will be open to White Plains children and youth first grade through high school.  Students will learn a variety of skills including Science, Meteorology, Computer Instruction, Map Reading, N...Read on...

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Posted on: January 15, 2018

Alert for Drivers & Pedestrians: Water Main Repair Work

There will be lane closures on Main Street & No. Lexington Avenue due to water main repairs for the next two weeks. Work is scheduled Monday thru Friday between the hours of 9:30 AM and 3:30 PM. Expect delays in the area. Please consider using alterna...Read on...

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Posted on: January 5, 2018

1/5/18 Weather Related Cancellations

Ebersole Ice Rink is closed today. The Friday free swim program at WPHS pool is canceled.
All Friday evening and Saturday programs and activities at the Youth Bureau are canceled.

City of White Plains News
Posted on: January 4, 2018

Updated 12:30 PM: Weather related cancellations

All Youth Bureau and Recreation and Parks programs and activities are cancelled for today due to the weather. The library will close at 1:00 p.m. today.

City of White Plains News
Posted on: January 3, 2018

Water Main Break on North Street

There is a water main break on North St. just North of Bryant Ave. Dept. of Public Works crew is working on it now. If you notice that your water is discolored run the cold water and it should clear. Water is safe to drink.

City of White Plains News
Posted on: December 30, 2017

Join Us Downtown to Celebrate the New Year!

New Year's Eve Revelers - Arrive early to avoid delays entering through security gates.
More Info: http://www.cityofwhiteplains.com/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=567

City of White Plains News
Posted on: December 29, 2017

Special Paper Pick Up This Saturday

REMINDER for White Plains residents: Special Paper Pick Up this Saturday, 12/30! Get rid of all that holiday paper, boxes, etc.

City of White Plains News
Posted on: December 26, 2017

Information for Residents Regarding Payment of 2018 City, School District and County Taxes

Information for Residents Regarding Payment of 2018 City, School District and County Taxes

Property tax bills for the 2nd half 2017-18 city and school district taxes have already been issued and residents can pay those bills now.  Payments are due...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: December 23, 2017

Water Main Break - Update 12/23/17

Repairs to the road as a result of yesterday's water main break at North Lexington and Main Street are ongoing. North Lexington between Hamilton Ave. & Main St. remains closed, as do the 2 left lanes of Main Street between Bank St. & So. Lexington...Read on...

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Posted on: December 22, 2017

Water Main Break - Update

Crews have isolated the break & the system is now re-pressurizing. It should be within normal range within an hour.  Similar to when the City flushes hydrants, if you experience discolored water, simply run cold water until it runs clear. The...Read on...

City of White Plains News
Posted on: December 22, 2017

Water Main Break - Update

Water main break at No. Lexington & Main St resulting in pressure drop. Crews working to isolate break, which will restore presure. WP PD has closed No Lexington btwn Hamilton & Main St and the two left lanes of Main St btwn Bank St & So. Lexington.

City of White Plains News
Posted on: December 22, 2017

Attention Residents: Water Main Break

There is a water main break currently affecting houses in elevated locations throughout the city. The Dept. of Public Works is aware of the problem and is actively working to remediate it. We will continue to post updates as we get them. Thank you.

City of White Plains News
Posted on: December 21, 2017

Ring in the New Year in White Plains!

The White Plains New Year’s Eve Spectacular promises to be a fun, family-friendly event. All are encouraged to come downtown and ring in the New Year close to home with us in White Plains. The City and the BID are pleased to announce White Plai...

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Posted on: December 21, 2017

Important Information for City of White Plains Taxpayers

The City of White Plains accepts payments any time after the bill is issued.  The City makes no representation regarding the impact of payment in December on Federal Tax liability. Property owners are advised to contact their tax advisors should...Read on... City of White Plains News
Posted on: December 15, 2017

Skate with Frosty the Snowman -Sunday, December 17 at Ebersole Ice Rink

The Holiday schedule for Ebersole is as follows:

Sunday, December 24 - Public Skate, Noon - 4:00 p.m.

Monday, December 25, Christmas Day – Ebersole Ice Rink will be closed

Tuesday, December 26 thru Thursday, December 28 - Public Skate, 1:00 - 3:4...

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Posted on: December 13, 2017

WinterFest Entertainment Schedule

WinterFest kicks off Wed, December 20th and runs through Sun, December 24th on Court Street and is open Wed & Thurs 11:00am - 7:00pm, Fri & Sat 11:00am - 9:00pm, Sun 10:00am - 2:00pm Admission to WinterFest and all entertainment and cooking demos ...

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Posted on: December 12, 2017

New Year's Eve Vendor Permits Available

A limited number of permits will be issued upon receipt of a completed application and applicable permit fee.

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Posted on: December 8, 2017

City of White Plains to Celebrate 1st Anniversary of My Brother's Keeper Initiative

The Anniversary Celebration will also honor four White Plains leaders for changing the trajectory of White Plains Youth: Lieutenant James Spencer and Sergeant Louis Muniz, White Plains Public Safety; Raymond Tribble Supervisor White Youth Bureau and Micha...Read on...

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Posted on: December 5, 2017

Cityof White Plains Recognizes 25, 30, 35 & 40 Year Employees

25 Year Service Awards

Assessor’s Office

Gloria Cusano, Assessor’s Aide

Building Department

Gaetano Magnotta, Senior Building/Housing Code Enforcement Officer 

Parking Department

John Larson, Commissioner

Joanne Delanoy, Senior Parki...

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Posted on: December 1, 2017

WINTERFEST DOWNTOWN HOLIDAY MARKET 5-Day Outdoor Market Offers Unique Holiday Shopping Experience

It’s time to check your holiday shopping list and head over to WinterFest, White Plains’ downtown holiday market. Enjoy some holiday cheer and a special shopping experience. Pick up unique gifts for all the important people on your lis...

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Posted on: November 27, 2017

City Lights, Bright Holiday Nights - Sunday, December 3rd at Renaissance Plaza

All are invited to attend and take in the sights and sounds of the season.  We promise an evening filled with fun family entertainment in the heart of White Plains.  Guests will enjoy music provided by the White Plains Youth Bureau Choru...

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Posted on: November 27, 2017

Santa's Mailbox has arrived on the front steps of City Hall

We are honored that Santa has once again chosen White Plains for this important purpose.  White Plains resident children may drop their letters in the mailbox any time between now and Friday, December 15, 2017.  Children should remember ...Read on...

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Posted on: November 8, 2017

City of White Plains Recognize Veterans With Personalized Flags of Honor Along Main Street

The following individuals, families and/or businesses proudly sponsored a flag in honor of a veteran who has served or is presently serving our country:

SPONSOR                &nb...

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Posted on: November 1, 2017

White Plains Honors Veterans In Annual Veteran's Day Ceremony

The annual event, which is organized by the Mayor’s Veterans Committee, will feature recollections and insights by a keynote speaker. This year the Mayor’s Veterans Committee will honor US Navy, Vietnam Veteran Peter Stone.  ...Read on... Additional Info... City of White Plains News
Posted on: October 26, 2017

POSTPONED: Frightfully Fun Halloween Festival. New Date: Nov. 5th

The weather forecast for Sunday looks terrible, so we are postponing the Frightfully Fun Festival until next Sunday, November 5th. Noon - 4:00 PM on Court Street (between Martine & Main Streets). Don't pack up those Halloween costumes!

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