Category Archives: Planning & Development

Downtown Vision Takes Shape

Fresh on the heels of the transit-oriented development plan presented to the City Council last month, this week we received a comprehensive traffic analysis (download warning – it’s a big file) chock full of interesting recommendations.  Together, these two reports help refine our vision for downtown New Rochelle, a vision based on smart growth, better … Continue reading Downtown Vision Takes Shape

Medical Office Expansion Presents Opportunities

This morning, I received a tour of the new White Plains Hospital Imaging Center within the Wykagyl Shopping Center.  The Imaging Center is part of a larger suite of medical offices that White Plains Hospital opened here in New Rochelle last year.  It is good to have convenient, high-quality health care options in town, and … Continue reading Medical Office Expansion Presents Opportunities

North Avenue Attracting Investment

Every day, thousand of lives are affected by the physical appearance, commercial vitality and traffic conditions along North Avenue.  When I joined the City Council back in 1996, improving North Avenue was one of my top priorities, and I am proud of what we have accomplished since, including a new street-scape, better traffic patterns, and … Continue reading North Avenue Attracting Investment