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Garden Tour this Sunday in New Rochelle

If you enjoy landscaping – or if you just appreciate natural beauty – don’t miss an opportunity to view one of the most remarkable private gardens in the region. Located at 37 Rolling Way in New Rochelle, the garden fills a ravine that once formed a portion of the old Boston-Westchester rail line.  Owners Louise … Continue reading Garden Tour this Sunday in New Rochelle

Journal News Looks at New Rochelle’s Transit Potential

There’s a good article in today’s Journal News, highlighting New Rochelle’s strength as a transit hub and potential magnet for economic growth.  When the planned link between Metro-North and Penn Station is completed in a few years, New Rochelle will be the community closest to Manhattan with direct service to both the east and west … Continue reading Journal News Looks at New Rochelle’s Transit Potential

Development & Schools in New Rochelle – Taking a Broader, Better Look

New Rochelle’s City government and School District are teaming up to take a better and more comprehensive look at the interplay between development goals and educational services and facilities. This is not a new issue.  Residential development is very important to New Rochelle’s future, but every time new housing is proposed, many residents express concerns … Continue reading Development & Schools in New Rochelle – Taking a Broader, Better Look

New Waterfront Proposals for New Rochelle’s Echo Bay

Earlier this week, four development and architecture teams presented to the City Council new proposals for the Echo Bay waterfront.  Here’s a webcast of the presentations.  (Click on the link for the June 10th meeting – this is the first item on the agenda.)  And here are links to the presentation materials. It is now … Continue reading New Waterfront Proposals for New Rochelle’s Echo Bay