Category Archives: Community

Another Big Win for New Rochelle

New Rochelle was just awarded a $1 million grant from Bloomberg Philanthropies through the “Mayors Challenge.”  We are one of only nine cities throughout the nation — out of more than 300 competitors — to win this award. Bloomberg recognized New Rochelle for our innovative use of augmented and virtual reality to help guide community … Continue reading Another Big Win for New Rochelle

Promoting New Rochelle – Three New Videos

For cities, successful marketing is more than fluff; it can be a valuable part of an overall strategy to attract economic development, sustain home values, and enhance our community’s image.   That’s why the City has stepped up efforts to promote New Rochelle in a professional way, under the umbrella of our “Ideally Yours” brand. These … Continue reading Promoting New Rochelle – Three New Videos

Great Conversation at Salesian

Thank you to everyone who joined the “Neighborhood Conversation” at Salesian High School this past Tuesday evening.  I enjoyed sharing information about the City’s activities and — even more importantly — receiving lots of thoughtful questions and comments.  Three additional meetings are coming up on October 10th (JCC on Wilmot Road), October 23rd (Columbus School), … Continue reading Great Conversation at Salesian

National Night Out on Tuesday, August 7th

Come celebrate the “National Night Out” with games, kids’ activities, food, demonstrations, and more tomorrow (Tuesday) evening from 5:30pm to 8:30pm at New Rochelle Police Headquarters, 475 North Avenue.  Earlier in the afternoon, you can arrange a boat ride with the NRPD’s Harbor Unit. The “National Night Out” helps build strong relationships between Police Departments … Continue reading National Night Out on Tuesday, August 7th