Category Archives: New Rochelle

Take This Cool Survey

Please take this quick survey. Here’s the background.  Back in February, New Rochelle was designated a “Champion City” by Bloomberg Philanthropies.  Bloomberg loved our exciting proposal to use virtual and augmented reality to enhance urban planning and empower residents to take a more active role in shaping our future.  This was a huge accomplishment — … Continue reading Take This Cool Survey

New Ro Receives Big Grant for Pedestrian Improvements

New Rochelle’s ongoing efforts to improve safety and walkability received a big shot in the arm this week with the announcement of a $2.5m State grant to upgrade pedestrian features at a few dozen intersections.  You can see a full list of locations, as well as additional background, in this press release. Thank you and … Continue reading New Ro Receives Big Grant for Pedestrian Improvements

New Ro Farmers Markets Open for the Season

New Rochelle’s two farmers markets are set to open for the season.  The Down to Earth market opens tomorrow, June 1st and continues every Friday at its new location in front of City Hall.  And the downtown Grand Market on Library Green opens the next day, Saturday, June 2nd, continuing every Saturday through the fall. … Continue reading New Ro Farmers Markets Open for the Season