Category Archives: New Rochelle

State of the City – “The Rising Community”

Members of the City Council, City Manager Strome and City Staff, President Dursi and Members of the Chamber of Commerce, Distinguished Guests, My Fellow Citizens: Here’s what’s coming: 50,000 square feet of urban parkland 276,000 square feet of hotel and office space 418,000 square feet of new retail 1,700 luxury apartments 6 new towers, rising … Continue reading State of the City – “The Rising Community”

Art Installation Coming to New Rochelle Transit Center

Following a spirited design competition, the City has selected a finalist for a major public art installation at the New Rochelle Transit Center. Called “Tapestry of New Rochelle,” this installation, conceived by Westchester sculptor Stomu Miyazaki, will feature a series of large brushed steel panels with silhouettes of faces, reflective of our community’s diversity. The … Continue reading Art Installation Coming to New Rochelle Transit Center

Applications Available for West End Affordable Housing

For several years, the New Rochelle Neighborhood Revitalization Corporation (NRC) has worked with the City government to construct new, high quality affordable homes in the historic West End, near Union Avenue. At full build-out, this project will include 63 town-homes and 102 affordable senior assisted living apartments. The first phase, containing 25 town-homes, is nearly … Continue reading Applications Available for West End Affordable Housing

Trump Plaza and Avalon Phase II Construction Underway

Construction is well underway for two major downtown developments: the new Trump Plaza on Huguenot Street and Avalon Phase II on Memorial Highway. When completed next year, Trump Plaza will contain 140,000 square feet of retail space on two levels, with a 181-unit condominium tower rising 400 feet above it. Avalon will feature roughly 600 … Continue reading Trump Plaza and Avalon Phase II Construction Underway