News Flash

Posted on: August 14, 2020

Gardella and Kittrell Pool Hours Effective August 17th

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City of White Plains
Gardella and Kittrell Pools
Summer 2020 Pool Guidelines
Pools will operate 
until August 31
Hours of operation effective Monday, August 17:
Monday - Friday
Session times are as follows
12:30- 2:30 pm, 3 - 5 pm, 5:30 - 7:30 pm
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City of White Plains News
Posted on: August 12, 2020

City of White Plains Expands Outdoor Dining Options with 'Streeteries'

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CITY OF WHITE PLAINS ACTS TO EXPAND OUTDOOR DINING OPTIONS WITH ‘STREETERIES’ ~ STREET CAFES IN PARKING SPACES

 

White Plains, NY – August 12, 2020.  The White Plains Common Council voted to authorize street c...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: August 11, 2020

Water Main Break - Update 8/11/20

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The Department of Public Works (DPW) has repaired the water main break, but there is additional work to be done by other utilities. As such, South Lexington Avenue (between Main and Quarropas Streets) remains closed at this time. Martine Avenue is partial...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: August 11, 2020

Library Open Today

White Plains Public Library

The Library is open today regular hours, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. However, Martine Avenue is closed to traffic due to yesterday's water main break. If driving to the Library, we suggest parking further away or using the Galleria parking across the street.

City of White Plains News
Posted on: August 11, 2020

Altice Statement for Residents

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As of today, there are 213 Altice customers without service in White Plains. We continue to be in contact with Altice about the status of their restoration efforts as well as their communications with customers and government.

Altice USA has provided the f...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: August 10, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), Water Main Break & Power Outages Updates for Residents - 8/10/20

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Today’s Coronavirus Update: 8/10/2020 

Water Main Break:

There was a major water main break downtown at South Lexington and Martine Avenues this afternoon that affected water pressure throughout the City. DPW has now isolated the break an...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: August 10, 2020

Water Main Break - Update 6:30 PM

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DPW has isolated the break. Most residents should see their water come back by 9:00 pm, if not sooner. Give it some time for the pressure to build back into the system. The water may be discolored. It is safe to drink. Let your faucet run with cold water.

City of White Plains News
Posted on: August 10, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents, August 10, 2020

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There was a major water main break downtown at South Lexington and Martine Avenues this afternoon that affected water pressure throughout the City. DPW has now isolated the break and water service is being restored. The water may appear discolored at firs...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: August 10, 2020

Water Main Break - 5:00 PM

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There has been a water main break downtown near the Public Safety Building. Residents may be seeing reduced water pressure or no water. DPW has identified the source of the problem and is addressing it. We will keep you posted.

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: August 9, 2020

Verizon Statement for Residents

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Many network issues resulting from Tropical Storm Isaias are due to lack of commercial power. With power now nearly fully restored in the area, Verizon teams are in the field getting a more accurate assessment of the damage and making necessary repairs. R...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: August 10, 2020

White Plains Public Library Has Charging Tables Available Outside of the Front Entrance until 7PM

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Still without power and need to charge a device? The Library has charging tables set up outside the front entrance that are first-come, first served. These will be available to 7 p.m. tonight and all week until power is fully restored.

City of White Plains News
Posted on: August 10, 2020

Con Ed Customers Without Power Can File a Claim for Reimbursement

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Con Edison has expanded its claims policy for customers who lost power after the destructive tropical storm. Customers without power for 48 hours or more since Thursday can fill out a claims form to cover spoiled food, medication, or perishable commercial...

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Posted on: August 7, 2020

Con Edison information

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ConEd reports that currently 1915 or 7.8% of WP customers are without power, down from 4356 or 17.7 after the storm.  450 more line workers are arriving to Westchester County today from out of state.
ConEd is making dry ice available on a first co...
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City of White Plains News
Posted on: August 5, 2020

Special Meeting

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The City of White Plains Common Council will hold a special meeting on Thursday, August 6, 2020 at 4:30 p.m.  As authorized by the Governor’s Executive Order No. 202.1, one or more members of the Common Council may attend this meeting b...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: August 6, 2020

Con Edison Information & Useful Numbers

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Con Edison recommends, If you are a customer with Life Support Equipment needs please make sure you are on notice with Con Edison for such service needs.  If you have not already registered please complete their Safety for Special Customers form ...

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Posted on: August 5, 2020

Update for Residents on Storm Damage & Power Outages Resulting from Tropical Storm Isaias

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Update for Residents on Storm Damage & Power Outages Resulting from Tropical Storm Isaias - 8/5/20, 5:30 PM.

Our city crews worked through the night clearing fallen trees and reopening streets and their work continues. All streets are open other than t...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: August 3, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents, August 3, 2020

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Hello, this is White Plains Mayor Tom Roach with important information regarding the Covid-19 Pandemic and impending storm.

The most recent data provided by the county today indicates the cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 31, 2020

City of White Plains Working with WRO to Help Tenants Facing Eviction

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The City of White Plains has partnered with Westchester Residential Opportunities (WRO) to offer assistance to eligible tenants who are in danger of eviction. 

WRO is now accepting applications for assistance with rental arrears or utility shut-of...

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Posted on: July 30, 2020

Library Announces One Book, One White Plains Citywide Read

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Save the Date:Author Visit with Ibram X. Kendi

The White Plains Library Foundation, in partnership with the Thomas H. Slater Center, is presenting a special virtual event with the award-winning author, historian, and thought-leader, Ibram X. Kendi on the e...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 28, 2020

New Children's Book on Display at the Bryant-Mamaroneck Park StoryWalk

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On display for the month of August is And Then Comes Summer written by Tom Brenner.  Young children will enjoy And Then Comes Summer, a joyful, sun-drenched tribute to the anticipation and adventures of the war...

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Posted on: July 27, 2020

Novel Corona (COVID-19) Update for Residents, July 27, 2020

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The most recent data provided by the county today indicates the cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since testing began is 1, 875. The county estimates the number of active cases in White Plains to be 26.

If you are interes...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 27, 2020

White Plains Moves Ahead on Latest Energy Savings Project

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The Common Council approved the project in March and then contracted with Graybar/Brightcore, a leading lighting distributor in the United States, to design, purchase and install new LED fixtures at the following city-owned properties and buildings: Ebers...

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Posted on: July 27, 2020

Tips for Preventing Heat-Related Illness

Stay Cool  Stay hydrated Stay Informed

Stay Cool, Stay Hydated and Stay Informed

Drink Plenty of Fluids: Drink more fluids, regardless of how active you are. Don’t wait until you’re thirsty to drink.

Wear Appropriate Clothing: Choose lightweight, light-color...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 24, 2020

City & Hospital Provide Free Sunscreen in City Parks!

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The City of White Plains & White Plains Hospital have teamed up to offer a program that provides FREE SUNSCREEN at City of White Plains parks, pools and recreational facilities.

Each sunscreen dispenser contains SPF 30 sunscreen, and will be available ...

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Posted on: July 24, 2020

Come Out and Play! Druss Park's New Playground Officially Opens July 28th

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COME OUT AND PLAY!

NEW PLAYGROUND OFFICIALLY OPENS AT DRUSS PARK

The Ribbon cutting ceremony for the newly refurbished playground at Druss Park will take place on  Tuesday, July 28th at 6:00 p.m. 

Druss Park is one of the City’s n...

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Posted on: July 20, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents, July 20th, 2020

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The most recent data provided by the county today indicates the cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since testing began is 1, 863. The county estimates the number of active cases in White Plains to be 29. There are current...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 20, 2020

Conservation Board meeting scheduled for July 20, 2020 has been canceled

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Please be aware, tonight's Conservation Board meeting scheduled for 7:30 PM has been canceled.

City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 17, 2020

Community Development Rehabilitation Program Assistance with Home Repairs

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The Planning Department’s Community Development Rehabilitation program helps preserve residential neighborhoods by providing financial assistance for roofing, plumbing, heating, siding, or handicapped accessibility for “income-eligible...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 17, 2020

NYS COVID Rental Assistance Program

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NYS COVID Rental Assistance Program - applications now available @ https://hcr.ny.gov/RRP 

To qualify for the program, applicants must meet all of the eligibility requirements:

  • Must be a renter with a primary residence in New York State.
  • Before Marc...
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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 16, 2020

White Plains Public Library to reopen to the public on July 28th

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Welcome Back!

We are excited to reopen the Library this Tuesday, July 28th—a milestone on the way to full library services.

The Library is opening solely for you to browse and borrow our wonderful collection. There is no seating, computers, copies...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 15, 2020

City of White Plains Sewer Rehabilitation

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The City of White Plains Sewer Rehabilitation  locations are 

1-    Avondale Avenue between Ridgeway and Ethelridge Road 

2-    Davis Avenue between Locust and Hartsdale Avenue

3-   &...

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Posted on: July 13, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents July 13, 2020

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The most recent data provided by the county today indicates the cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since testing began is 1,848.The county estimates the number of active cases in White Plains to be 31. 

There are ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 10, 2020

Transportation Commission Meeting

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Transportation Commission Meeting

As authorized by the Governor’s Executive Order No. 202.48, the City of White Plains Transportation Commission meeting on Wednesday July 15, 2020 at 8:30 a.m. will be held remotely by conference call.  D...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 10, 2020

City & BID Partner on Sidewalk Sales to Promote Local Businesses

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CITY OF WHITE PLAINS AND WHITE PLAINS BID PARTNER ON SIDEWALK SALES TO PROMOTE LOCAL BUSINESSES

Latest in Series of Actions by City & WP BID to Support Local Businesses

White Plains, NY - (July 10, 2020).  The White Plains...

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Posted on: July 9, 2020

White Plains Receives HUD Award for Supplemental CARES Act Funding

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WHITE PLAINS RECEIVES HUD AWARD FOR SUPPLEMENTAL CARES ACT (CDBG-CV) FUNDING

Funds to be used for Hunger Mitigation and Housing Security

 

WHITE PLAINS, NY – July 9, 2020.  The City of White Plains has received a grant award from ...

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Posted on: July 7, 2020

Draft 2020 Citizen Participation Plan for CDBG Released

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PUBLIC NOTICE 

CITIZEN PARTICIPATION PLAN 

CITY OF WHITE PLAINS NEW YORK

 

NOTICE OF DRAFT 2020 CITIZEN PARTICIPATION PLAN 

 

 

Notice is hereby given that the City of White Plains will release the Draft 2020...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 6, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents, July 6, 2020

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The most recent data provided by the county today indicates the cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since testing began is 1,835.The county estimates the number of active cases in White Plains to be 29. There are currently...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 6, 2020

WP Hospital partners with City to provide Touchless Sunscreen Dispensers at City Parks & Pools

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White Plains, N.Y. (July 1, 2020) – As City of White Plains officials work to begin to open parks and pools, White Plains Hospital wants to help families in the community with an essential health precaution: protection from skin cancer.

As a remi...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: July 2, 2020

Common Council Meeting

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The City of White Plains Common Council will hold its regularly scheduled meeting on Monday July 6, 2020 at 7:30 p.m., in the Common Council Chambers, 255 Main Street, White Plains, NY.  As authorized by the Governor’s Executive Order N...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 30, 2020

Food Distributions

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Due to the 4th of July, The City of White Plains food distributions held at Delfino Park and Battle Hill will take place on  Thursday 7/2.  

City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 29, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents, June 29th, 2020

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The most recent data provided by the county today indicates the cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since testing began is

1,822.The county estimates the number of active cases in White Plains to be 35.

Phase 3 continues and...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 25, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents June 25, 2020

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The most recent data provided by the county today indicates the cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since testing began is 1,818.  The county estimates the number of active cases in White Plains to be 45. &nbs...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 23, 2020

White Plains Extends the Greenway Walking Trail

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The City is excited to announce the extension of the White Plains Greenway Walking Trail and pleased to be able to provide this park enhancement for its residents. The Greenway provides a protected path for individuals and families to enjoy a walk in a na...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 22, 2020

City of White Plains Gardella and Kittrell Swimming Pool Open July 1st with New Guidelines

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City of White Plains Gardella and Kittrell Pools Summer 2020 Pool Guidelines

The City of White Plains maintains two public pools for White Plains  residents to enjoy:

 Kittrell Park and Pool is located on Fisher Avenue and  Gardel...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 22, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents June 22, 2020

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The most recent data provided by the county today indicates the cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since testing began is 1,809.The county estimates the number of active cases in White Plains to be 53. The County&rsqu...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 24, 2020

Dine & Drive In Movies Come to White Plains!

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When our normally full event calendar had to be drastically changed this year due to COVID-19, the Recreation & Parks Department started to think about how we could bring people together in a safe and fun way. Partnering with the White Plains Business...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 22, 2020

Voting Sites in the City of White Plains

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The Westchester County Board of Elections has notified the City of White Plains that voting for the June 23, 2020 Primary will not be held in the usual polling sites.  Please see the attached list of voting sites in the City of White Pla...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 20, 2020

Special Meeting

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The City of White Plains Common Council will hold a special meeting on Monday June 22, 2020 at 6:30 p.m.  As authorized by the Governor’s Executive Order No. 202.1, one or more members of the Common Council may attend this meeting by co...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 18, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents June 18, 2020

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The most recent data provided by the county today indicates the cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since testing began is 1,801.The county estimates the number of active cases in White Plains to be 59. The County&rsqu...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 16, 2020

A New Story is on Display at the Bryant-Mamaroneck Park StoryWalk

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Even super-heroes need a vacation, so where better than one of the world’s natural wonders, the great Redwood Forest! But disaster has struck and the forest is under threat… can Michael Recycle and his new friends, the Tree Top Cops, ...

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Posted on: June 16, 2020

Con Edison Oil-to-Electric Pilot Program

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Con Edison would like to share with you an opportunity for your residents to save when they convert their home from oil or propane-heated one-to-four-family homes to clean electric heating and cooling technologies.

 

In collaboration with the Levy ...

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Posted on: June 15, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents June 15, 2020

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The most recent data provided by the county today indicates the cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since testing began is 1,793.The county estimates the number of active cases in White Plains to be 51. Hospitalizations co...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 15, 2020

Start a New Career in Tech, entry-level IT Help Desk Technician training program

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• No cost to you 

• No prior IT experience needed

 • Online 10-week program plus exam

 • Hands-on instruction that covers the skills required to assemble, refurbish, upgrade, configure and troubl...

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Posted on: June 11, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents June 11, 2020

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The most recent data provided by the county today indicates the cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since testing began is 1,769.The county estimates the number of active cases in White Plains to be 46. Current active case...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 12, 2020

Transportation Commission Meeting

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Transportation Commission Meeting

As authorized by the Governor’s Executive Order No. 202.38, the City of White Plains Transportation Commission meeting on Wednesday June 17, 2020 at 8:30 a.m. will be held remotely by conference call.  D...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 10, 2020

White Plains Rec & Parks Offers Summer Day Play Program

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Day Camp Alternative Program: DAY PLAY

This summer White Plains Recreation & Parks cannot offer the traditional Day Camp experience that we have all grown to love and expect.  Regretfully, under the circumstances, we feel that canceling our 6-...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 8, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents June 8, 2020

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The most recent data provided by the county today indicates the cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since testing began is 1,764. The county estimates the number of active cases in White Plains to be 27.  NYS make...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 8, 2020

White Plains Public Library Contactless Curbside Pickup Starts June 15th

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Contactless Curbside Pickup Starts June 15

The White Plains Public Library is  excited to be offering Contactless Curbside Pickup starting next Monday, June 15. This service will be offered Monday-Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Every White Plains...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 4, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents June 4, 2020

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The most recent data provided by the county today indicates the cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since testing began is 1,748.

The county estimates the number of active cases in White Plains to be 26. NYS makes additiona...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 3, 2020

Dine & Drive In Movies Come to White Plains!

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The City of White Plains and the White Plains Business Improvement District have joined forces to bring a drive-in movie series to our city. 
The series takes place weekly starting June 12th, with the final screening on July 3rd.

Schedule:

Please no...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 3, 2020

June 2, 2020: County Executive Latimer Gives COVID-19 Briefing with Mayor Roach

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Yesterday, Mayor Roach was invited to join County Executive Latimer in his daily COVID-19 briefing to residents.

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Posted on: June 3, 2020

Update on City of White Plains Independence Day Fireworks

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The challenges before us to provide a safe environment for our residents and staff, hosting our July 1 Independence Day Celebration & Fireworks, at White Plains High School,  unfortunately is unachievable this year.

We have made this decision ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 3, 2020

Notice to Current Parking Permit Holders

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Existing permit holders will NOT be required to complete an annual application form or to submit proof of residency (if applicable) for permits effective July 1, 2020.  In addition to purchasing permits at the usual garage office location, permit...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 3, 2020

Notice to Current Parking Permit Holders

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Temporary Modification of Permit Renewal Requirements at Locations with a Wait List  

At parking locations with a waiting list, current permit holders with a permit that expired between March 31, 2020, and June 30, 2020 who do not need to park in ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 28, 2020

White Plains Common Council Meeting

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The City of White Plains Common Council will hold its regularly scheduled meeting on Monday June 1, 2020 at 7:30 p.m., in the Common Council Chambers, 255 Main Street, White Plains, NY.  As authorized by the Governor’s Executive Order N...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: June 1, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents June 1, 2020

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The most recent data provided by the county today indicates the cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since testing began is 1,743.The county estimates the number of active cases in White Plains to be 41. NYS makes additiona...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 29, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents May 29, 2020

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The most recent data provided by the county today indicates the cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since testing began is 1,740.The county estimates the number of active cases in White Plains to be 50. There was 1 new cas...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 28, 2020

White Plains Library Update

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On Monday, June 8 the Library book drop will open (24/7) for returning materials. There will be no fines on material returned now until 30 days after the building opens to the public.Please note that all material will be quarantined for 72 hours before be...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 26, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents May 26, 2020

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The most recent data provided by the county today indicates the cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since testing began is 1,749.The county estimates the number of active cases in White Plains to be 73.

Today our region qua...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 26, 2020

Find A COVID-19 Testing Site

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New York State continues to increase testing capacity for COVID-19. Please call the New York State COVID-19 Hotline at 1-888-364-3065 or visit the NYSDOH website https://covid19screening.health.ny.gov if you have questions regarding eligibility or access ...

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

White Plains Outdoor Farmer's Market Opens Wednesday, May 27th

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The City of White Plains Outdoor Farmer’s Market will open for the season on Wednesday, May 27th and will be open weekly on Wednesdays from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m on Court Street between Main Street and Martine Avenue. The City of White Plains pa...

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Posted on: April 21, 2020

Voting in the June 23rd Primary

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An Executive Order recently issued by the Governor allows anyone who is eligible to vote in the June 23rd Primary to do so by mail-in absentee ballot, so as not to be required to go physically to a polling site. Under the Order, concern about catching the...

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents May 22, 2020

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The most recent data provided by the county today indicates the cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since testing began is 1,727.The county estimates the number of active cases in White Plains to be 91.

Today Governor Cuomo...

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

Bryant-Mamaroneck Park's StoryWalk Is Open for the Season

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This month’s featured Selection:

I Can Save the Earth!: One Little Monster Learns to Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle by Alison Inches, Viviana Garófoli. Meet Max the Little Monster. He is a cute, furry green monster who is an environmental...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 21, 2020

White Plains Metro-North Station Renovation Project Continues

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The north escalator and stairway at White Plains Station are closed for renovation.Customers can use the elevator, south stairway or south escalator located in the station lobby to access the island platform and waiting room.The north escalator and stairw...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 20, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents May 20, 2020

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The current total number of people who have tested positive in Westchester County is 32,517. The number of active cases is estimated to be 2,091.The cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since testing began is 1723. The coun...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 20, 2020

White Plains Memorial Day Commemoration

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Mayor Thomas M. Roach, in cooperation with the Mayor’s Veteran’s Board, today announced plans for the City’s annual Memorial Day Commemoration.

With the challenges before us to provide a safe environment for our veterans, part...

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Posted on: May 20, 2020

Notice to Current Parking Permit Holders

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Temporary Modification of Permit Renewal Requirements at Locations with a Wait List

 At parking locations with a waiting list, current permit holders with a permit that expires on March 31, 2020 who do not need to park in April, May, or June 2020 ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 18, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents May 18, 2020

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The number of Westchester residents hospitalized due to Covid 19 continues to drop, today falling to 420. The cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since testing began is 1711.The county estimates the number of active cases ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 15, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents May 15, 2020

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The number of people who have tested positive in the county is 31,943. The county currently estimates the number of active cases in the county to be 2711. The cumulative number of people who have tested positive in White Plains since testing began is 1694...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 15, 2020

Tennis Update

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The City’s Gillie Tennis Courts must to be prepped before opening. As such, we do not expect our courts to open until the end of May. In the interim, the Recreation & Parks Department have made arrangements with the White Plains School Distr...

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

Use of Leaf Blowers

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The City of White Plains leaf blower ordinance is geared toward reducing loud, unnecessary, and unwanted noise in our neighborhoods. 

The ordinance states: 

✓ The use of gasoline-powered leaf blowers is allowed ONLY durin...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 15, 2020

Transportation Commission Meeting

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Transportation Commission Meeting

As authorized by the Governor’s Executive Order No. 202.28, the City of White Plains Transportation Commission meeting on Wednesday May 20, 2020 at 8:30 a.m. will be held remotely by conference call.  Du...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 13, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents May 13, 2020

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New York State now has over 340,661 positive cases. The total number tested in Westchester is 115,572; the number of people who have tested positive in the county is 31,611. The county currently estimates the number of active cases in the county to be 2,9...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 11, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents May 11, 2020

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New York State now has over 337,000 positive cases. The total number tested in Westchester is 112,663; the number of people who have tested positive in the county is 31,384. The county currently estimates the number of active cases in the county to be 337...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 11, 2020

Governor Releases NY Forward Re-Opening Plan

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Today, Governor Cuomo released his NY Forward Re-Opening Plan. The Plan contains important information about the metrics that will be used to determine when different regions of the state can re-open and details a phased re-opening process.

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Posted on: May 8, 2020

White Plains Library Launches Documenting COVID-19 Collection

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We’re living in unprecedented times. Many of us are working from home and adapting to shared living spaces, childcare demands, and social isolation. Others have had health challenges or find themselves unemployed. Meanwhile, we hear examples of ...

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Posted on: May 8, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents May 8, 2020

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New York State now has more than 330,400 positive cases. The total number tested in Westchester is 107,466; the number of people who have tested positive in the county is nearing 31,000. The county currently estimates the number of active cases in the cou...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 8, 2020

Coronavirus-linked disease potentially afflicts 64 children in NY. What you need to know.

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New York may have 64 potential cases of children coming down with a coronavirus-linked inflammatory disease, raising concerns among health professionals about a new affliction associated with the pandemic. Go to https://www.lohud.com/story/news/politics/2...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 6, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents May 6, 2020

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New York State now has more than 321,000 positive cases. The total number tested in Westchester is over 100,000; the number of people who have tested positive in the county is over 30,000. The county currently estimates the number of active cases in the c...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 7, 2020

Contact Tracers Needed

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COVID-19 Contact Tracers, Team Supervisors and Community Support Specialists NeededNew York State (NYS) is launching a new, ambitious and urgent effort to curb the spread of COVID-19. The aim of this initiative will be to call every person diagnosed with ...

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Posted on: May 4, 2020

Passing of Deputy White Plains Fire Chief Edward J. Ciocca

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It is with regret that we announce the passing of Deputy White Plains Fire Chief Edward J. Ciocca due to complications from COVID-19.  Deputy Chief Ciocca was a third generation firefighter who served for 35 years. His father, Deputy Chief Adelmo...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 5, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents May 4, 2020

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New York State now has almost 319,000 positive cases. The total number tested in Westchester is over 100,000; the number of people who have tested positive in the county is over 30,000. The county currently estimates the number of active cases in the coun...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 4, 2020

White Plains ALERTS - Our Community Notification System

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The City of White Plains has used a community notification system for a number of years now. This system (powered by CodeRed/OnSolve) has regularly been used to provide residents with information about changes to the garbage and recycling schedule due to ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 4, 2020

White Plains Common Council Meeting

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The City of White Plains Common Council will hold its regularly scheduled meeting on Monday May 4, 2020 at 7:30 p.m., in the Mayor’s Conference Room, 255 Main Street, White Plains, NY.  As authorized by the Governor’s Executiv...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 1, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents May 1, 2020

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New York State now has 308,314 positive cases. The total number tested in Westchester is 94,442 more than 9% of the population in the county; the number of people who have tested positive in the county is 29,232. The county currently estimates the number ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: May 1, 2020

Bicycle Sundays Return!

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Bicycle Sundays Return!

Westchester County has announced the return of Bicycle Sundays on the Bronx River Parkway.

The Parkway will be closed on Sundays starting this weekend May 3rd.

Due to the temporary Hospital set up in the County Center parking lot, the...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 29, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents April 29, 2020

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New York State now has just shy of 300,000 positive cases. The total number tested in Westchester is almost 91,000; the number of people who have tested positive in the county is 28,626. The county currently estimates the number of active cases in the cou...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 27, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents April 27, 2020

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New York State now has approximately 292,000 positive cases.  The total number tested in Westchester is 87736; the number of people who have tested positive in the county is just over 28,000. The county currently estimates the number of active ca...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: February 24, 2020

Exciting Construction Opportunities at Brookfield Commons Phase II

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                                    BROOKFIELD COMMONS:
BUILDING A NEIGHBORHOOD OF OPPORTUNI...

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Posted on: April 24, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents April 24, 2020

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Dear Residents:

Today’s Update: 4/24/2020 

Hello, this is WP Mayor Tom Roach calling with important information regarding the Covid19 Pandemic. Para espanol oprima el numero nueve.

New York State now has 271,590 positive cases. The total n...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 24, 2020

White Plains Youth Bureau Summer Employment Applications Available April 24th

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Mayor Thomas M. Roach is pleased to announce that summer employment applications for year round White Plains residents, 14-21 years of age, become available Friday, April 24th.  Youth will be able to access a summer application online at ...

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Posted on: April 22, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents April 22, 2020

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Dear Residents:

New York state now has 257,216 positive cases. The total number tested in Westchester is 76,564; the number of people who have tested positive in the county is 25,276. The County Executive said that the number of active cases in the county ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 21, 2020

Notice to Current Parking Permit Holders

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At parking locations with a waiting list, current permit holders with a permit that expires on March 31, 2020 who do not need to park in April or May 2020 and do not wish to purchase an April or May 2020 permit will not be required to purchase an April or...

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Posted on: April 20, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents April 20, 2020

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Dear Residents:

New York state now has 247,512 positive cases.  The total number tested in Westchester is 73,340; the number of people who have tested positive in the county is 24,306. The county estimates the number of active cases is 10,008. The...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 17, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents April 17, 2020

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Dear Residents:

Here is what’s new.

New York state now has close to 222,284 positive cases. The total number tested in the County is 65,268; the number of people who have tested positive in Westchester is 21,828. There are currently 1,119 Westches...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 15, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents April 15, 2020

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Dear Residents:

Today’s Update:  4/15/2020

New York state now has close to 214,000 positive cases.  The total number tested in the County is 62,626; the number of people who have tested positive in Westchester is 20,947. There ar...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 14, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents April 14, 2020

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New York state now has over 202,000 positive cases. The total number tested in the County is 60,607; the number of people who have tested positive in Westchester is close to 20,191. The county estimates the number of active cases is 10,224. There are curr...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 13, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents April 13, 2020

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Storm update:Today’s high winds resulted in numerous power outages in Westchester County. Currently there are 7,394 customers out of service county wide with 37 in White Plains.If you see a downed power line call Con Ed at 1-800-75- coned (1-800...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 12, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents April 12, 2020

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New York state now has almost 189,000 cases.  The total number tested in the County is over 58,000; the number of people who have tested positive in Westchester increased by about 600 since yesterday to over 19,300.  We did not...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 12, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents April, 11, 2020

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New York state now has 180,458 cases.  The total number tested in the County is nearing 57,000; the number of people who have tested positive in Westchester increased by about 700 since yesterday to 18,729.  The number of people who have...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 11, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents April 10, 2020

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New York state now has over 170,000 cases. The total number tested in the County is over 55,000; the positive number of cases in the county increased1,000 since yesterday to 18,077. The county supplied data received last evening indicates 541 individuals ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 27, 2020

Small Business Owners Guide to the CARES Act

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The Small Business Owner’s Guide to the CARES Act The programs and initiatives in the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act that was just passed by Congress are intended to assist business owners with whatever needs they hav...

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Posted on: April 9, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents April 9, 2020

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New York state now has 160,000 cases.  The total number tested in the County is over 52,000; the positive number of cases in the county increased 1,117 since yesterday to 17,000.  The county estimates that of the 17,000 total cases, 11,0...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 8, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents April 8, 2020

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New York state now has 149,316 cases.  The total number tested in the County is nearing 50,000 and the positive number of cases in the county is 15,887.  The municipality specific data we received from the county today indicates 485 posi...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 8, 2020

Notice of Funding Availability - Coronavirus Aid, Relief & Economic Security CARES Act

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The Community Development Program will release an additional Public Service Grant Application for FY 2020-21. Applications must be consistent with the goals of the Consolidated Plan, predominately benefit low- and moderate-income residents, and be respons...

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Posted on: April 7, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents April 7, 2020

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New York state now has 138,836 cases.  The total number tested in the County is 46,701, and the positive number of cases in the county is 14,804.  The municipality specific data we received from the county today indicates 432 positive ca...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 1, 2020

White Plains Common Council Meeting

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The City of White Plains Common Council will hold its regularly scheduled meeting on Monday April 6, 2020 at 7:30 p.m., in the Mayor’s Conference Room, 255 Main Street, White Plains, NY.  As authorized by the Governor’s Execut...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 6, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents April 6, 2020

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New York State now has 130,689 cases; there are 571 new cases in Westchester for a current total of 14,294 cases. The municipality specific data we received from the county today indicates 379 positive cases in White Plains. There are signs that the measu...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 6, 2020

Let's Clap for our White Plains Heroes!

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On Tuesday, April 7 @ 7 pm join  City of White Plains Mayor Tom Roach in giving a massive show of appreciation to our essential workers during this difficult time.

He is asking everyone to take a moment to make noise to show gratitude.  C...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 3, 2020

CDCAC Public Hearing

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The live virtual meeting will be hosted via Zoom, to access the meeting please follow this link:

https://zoom.us/j/390777580?pwd=OU5PNm5kU1M3WmNmMHBmYzAvSWdvQT09

Webinar password: CDBG

Or join by phone:

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 5, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents April 5, 2020

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Dear Residents,

Today’s Update:

Hello, this is WP Mayor Tom Roach calling with important information regarding the Covid19 Pandemic.New York state now has close to 122,000 cases; there are 642 new cases in Westchester for a current total of 13,723...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 4, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents April 4, 2020

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New York state now has close to 114,000 cases; there are 730 new cases in Westchester for a current total of 13,081 out of over 42,000 people tested in the county. The municipality specific data we received from the county today indicates 324 positive cas...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 20, 2020

List of local restaurants in White Plains offering take-out

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New York State and Westchester County have enacted emergency regulations to reduce the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19). Governor Cuomo has issued an executive order requiring non-essential businesses to implement work-from-home policies....

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

VIDEO ABOUT COVID-19, TIPS FOR PREVENTION AVAILABLE IN SPANISH

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Westchester County Government has created a video for Westchester County’s Spanish-speaking residents about the Coronavirus, or COVID-19, as well as simple things people can do to protect themselves and prevent the spread of illness.

 

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 3, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents April 3, 2020

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The state now has over 100,000 cases; there are 784 new cases in Westchester for a current total of 12,351 out of 40,713 people tested in the county. We have discussed the lag in provision of municipality specific case numbers, today we did not receive an...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 1, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents April 1, 2020

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The state now has almost 84,000 cases, 10,683 are in Westchester, 35,000 have been tested. There are currently 268 Westchester County residents who are hospitalized, 12,226 are hospitalized statewide.  248 people with confirmed White Plains addre...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 2, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents April 2, 2020

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The state now has over 92,000 cases; there are 884 new cases in Westchester for a current total of 11,567 out of 39,000 people tested in the county. 268 people with confirmed White Plains addresses have tested positive for the virus up from 248 yesterday....

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: April 1, 2020

COVID-19: Unemployment Insurance Resources

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The federal CARES Act was signed into law on March 27, 2020. The Act provides enhanced Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits and Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) for New Yorkers. Here’s what you need to know.

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 31, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents March 31, 2020

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Today the county supplied us with the following data: There are close to 10,000 positive cases in Westchester County out of over 35,000 tested. There are currently 275 Westchester County residents who are hospitalized.  172 people with confirmed ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 31, 2020

April 2020 Water Flushing Notice

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Dear Residents:

During the month of April the Bureau of Water will be flushing water mains between the hours of midnight and 4:00 A.M.   Except for emergencies and/or repairing hydrants during the normal work day, our program will be conducted in ...

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents March 30, 2020

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The state did not provide a county by county breakdown of Covid cases to day. The county did provide data to us indicating that there are currently 156 White Plains residents who have tested positive for the virus. Cumulatively, there have been 378 total ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 30, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents March 29, 2020

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Dear Residents,

Today’s Update:

The numbers released by NY State today indicate Westchester County now has 8519 cases of which 644 are new.   There are 59,513 positive cases in NY State; 144 are White Plains residents.  The total...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 28, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents March 28, 2020

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Today Governor Cuomo announced that the New York State Presidential primary that had been scheduled for April 28th is now delayed until June 23rd and will be held in conjunction with the congressional and legislative primary elections.The numbers released...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 27, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents March 27, 2020

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DPW is temporarily suspending bulk and for sideloader routes, and metal and electronic pickups for all routes. Residents can continue to drop off metal and electronics at the yard.  Textile collection at the yard is temporarily suspended as well....

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 26, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents March 26, 2020

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Winston Churchill said :

“If you’re going through hell, keep going.” I don’t want to minimize what each of you are going through as we deal with this crisis. We are social creatures. Being deprived of the company of ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 26, 2020

Notice to Current Parking Permit Holders

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All monthly and quarterly parking permits with an expiration date of March 31, 2020 will be honored through April 10, 2020. Permits must be renewed by April 10, 2020. All other permit regulations will be in force (i.e. permit location, permit hours, and p...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents March 25, 2020

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We are creating a number of dedicated “take out/delivery” parking spaces in areas of the city near restaurants. The spaces will have a 10 minute limit to ensure turnover and availability. And they will be free! The necessary meter bags...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 24, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents March 24, 2020

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I thanked a lot of people yesterday, I would like to start my remarks today by thanking some others, the essential workers that are still going to work each day:  the cashiers, stock clerks, pharmacists and others at the grocery stores and pharma...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)Update for Residents: March 23, 2020

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The numbers released by NY State today indicate Westchester County now has 2894 cases of which 1021 are new.  There are approximately 21,000 positive cases in NY State; 3,000 of those cases are in Westchester and of those, 55 are White Plains res...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 22, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents March 22, 2020

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The numbers released by NY State today indicate Westchester County now has 1873 cases of which 486 are new. Of the 1,873 cases, 35 are White Plains residents. The total number of people tested in Westchester County is 10,647 up from 5694 three days ago. T...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 21, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)Update for Residents: March 21, 2020

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The numbers released by NY State today indicate Westchester County now has 1385 cases of which 294 are new. While this is a significant number of new cases it is only 1 more than yesterday’s new cases. Prior to this we had been seeing geometric ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 21, 2020

White Plains Limits Public Access to City Government Buildings Amid Covid-19 Outbreak

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White Plains Limits Public Access to City Government Buildings Amid Covid-19 Outbreak

 

White, NY – March 20, 2020 – Due to the national COVID-19 outbreak, White Plains Mayor Thomas M. Roach today announced that White Plains Cit...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)Update for Residents: March 20, 2020

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The numbers released by NY State today indicate Westchester County now has 1091 cases of which 293 are new. 39 people are currently hospitalized, none in critical condition. The numbers reflect the increase in numbers of people who are being tested and th...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Notice to Current Parking Permit Holders

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Notice to Current Parking Permit Holders Temporary Modification of Permit Renewal Requirements at Locations with a Wait List 

At parking locations with a waiting list, current permit holders with a permit that expires on March 31, 2020 who do not ...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)Update for Residents: March 19, 2020

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The numbers released by NY State today indicate Westchester County now has 798 cases of which 260 are new. The numbers reflect the increase in numbers of people who are being tested and the spread of the contagion reinforcing the importance of social dist...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 13, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Prevention Information

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Prevention Information

If you have symptoms of coronavirus - fever & cough, congestion, or shortness of breath - call the White Plains Hospital hotline for further screening at 914-681-2900 before you head to the Emergency Department. Concerned about e...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

City Program & Event Changes Due to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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COVID-19 is disrupting everyone’s lives. The City of White Plains, like many others, has had to make a number of changes to its events, programs, and services. This news item will be updated regularly and we hope it will serve as a fast and easy...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)Update for Residents: March 17, 2020

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Today’s Update:  3/17/2020

Dear Residents, 

Yesterday I signed an Executive Order, prohibiting the in-premises service of food and drink by restaurants, bars, and other establishments. In addition, movie theaters, gyms and exerci...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 15, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 15, 2020 at 5:45 PM

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Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents:March 15, 2020 at 5:45 PM.

Dear Residents,

Today’s Update:The Governor today confirmed 69 additional COVID-19 cases in New York State, bringing the total to 729. 196 of those cases (18 new cases) a...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)Update for Residents: March 16, 2020 at 7:00 PM

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Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents:March 16, 2020 at 7:00 PM.

Dear Residents,

Today’s Update:Today I signed a citywide Declaration of Emergency to address the threat that Coronavirus (COVID-19) poses to the health and welfare of res...

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Posted on: March 14, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 14, 2020 at 8:00 PM

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Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: 
March 14, 2020 at 7:45 PM.
Dear Residents,
Today’s Update:
The Governor today confirmed 103 additional COVID-19 cases in New York State, bringing the total to 524.  172 of those c...
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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 13, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 13, 2020 at 8:30 PM

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Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 13, 2020 at 8:30 PM.
Dear Residents,
Today’s Update:
The Governor today confirmed 96 additional COVID-19 cases in New York State, bringing the total to 421.  158 of those cases (10 n...
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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 10, 2020

UPDATE: White Plains St. Patrick's Day Parade

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UPDATE from City of White Plains & White Plains St. Patrick’s Day Parade Committee: 

Saturday’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade in White Plains will not go forward. The White Plains St. Patrick’s Day Parade Com...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 12, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 12, 2020 at 5:45 PM

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Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 12, 2020 at 5:45 PM.

Dear Residents,

The Governor today confirmed 112 additional COVID-19 cases in New York State, bringing the total to 328. 148 of those cases (27 new cases) are in Westchester Count...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 11, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 11, 2020 at 5:00 PM

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Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 11, 2020 at 5:00 PM.

Dear Residents,

The Governor today confirmed 39 additional cases in New York State, bringing the total to 212. 121 of those cases (13 new cases) are in Westchester County. The sta...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 10, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 10, 2020 at 4:15 PM

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 10, 2020 at 4:15 PM.

Dear Residents,As the number of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases continues to rise and in an effort to contain its spread, the Governor has announced an emergency public health...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 9, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 9, 2020 at 5:30 PM

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Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 9, 2020 at 5:00 PM.

Dear Residents,

We are continuing to see the number of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases rise. The Governor today confirmed 37 additional cases in New York State, bringing the tot...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 9, 2020

White Plains Library Foundation 25th Anniversary Gala POSTPONED

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March 14th Gala Postponed In response to guidance that recommends social distancing to minimize the spread of COVID19, the White Plains Library Foundation is postponing its March 14th Gala. The Foundation made this decision out of an abundance of...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 9, 2020

Common Council Adopts New Guidelines for the Community Development Rehabilitation Progam

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At its March 2nd meeting, the Common Council adopted new guidelines for the Community Development Rehabilitation program. These updated guidelines strengthen the City’s commitment to preserve residential neighborhoods by expanding the types of e...

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Posted on: March 8, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 8, 2020 at 5:00 PM

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 8, 2020 at 5:00 PM.

Dear Residents,

As of today the New York State Department of Health (NYS DOH) is reporting 105 cases of coronavirus in the state, 82 of which are in Westchester County. We know that many...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 7, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 7, 2020 at 5:00 PM

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 7, 2020 at 5:00 PM.

 

Dear Residents,

Update on Ebersole Ice Rink: After having been sanitized in accordance with CDC guidelines, Ebersole Ice Rink re-opened to the public today.  

As of tod...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 6, 2020

No Cost Entry Level IT Helpdesk Technician Course at WP Education & Training Center

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Start a New Career inTech
8-week entry-level IT Help Desk Technician training program with theopportunity to earn the CompTIA A+ certification.

• No cost to you

• No prior IT experience needed

• 8-week program plus exam

&bull...

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 6, 2020

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 6, 2020.

We would like to respond to concerns expressed by some parents and staff about potential coronavirus exposure on Wednesday evening March 4th at Ebersole Ice Rink.

A child who participates in our Re...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 6, 2020

An Update on the White Plains Hospital Coronavirus Hotline:

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An Update on the White Plains Hospital Coronavirus Hotline:

As a result of very high call volume, WP Hospital is prioritizing patients who are symptomatic with a cough and fever, congestion or shortness of breath and who have been exposed to someone with t...

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Letter from NYS Health Commissioner

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Letter from NYS DOH Commissioner Dr. Howard Zucker to local elected officials around the state regarding the Coronavirus.

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

White Plains Draft 2020-24 Consolidated Plan & 2020-21 Annual Action Plan Available Mar. 19th

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UPDATED 3/19/2020

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of White Plains Draft 2020-24 Consolidated Plan and 2020-21 Annual Action Plan will be available for a 30-day public review and comment period beginning March 19, 2020. A digital copy of the d...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 5, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Residents: March 5, 2020

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Dear White Plains Residents,

We continue to work with State, County and White Plains Hospital officials, community organizations, and others to ensure an effective and coordinated response to the coronavirus outbreak.

According to the Westchester County Dep...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 4, 2020

Coronavirus Update

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White Plains Hospital has established a Coronavirus Hotline. The hotline # is: (914) 681-2900. It is available 24 hours/day. This hotline will be updated regularly with information about the virus. It also gives callers the option of connecting with a WP ...

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Posted on: March 3, 2020

A Message from Mayor Roach Regarding the Coronavirus

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I would like to reassure our residents that we are working with State and County officials, as well as White Plains Hospital, and stand ready to support their efforts in any way we can.  As reported in the media there is a confirmed case of Coron...

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Posted on: March 3, 2020

City of White Plains Summer Camp Opportunities

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Camp Panawok (entering K-2nd grade) and Camp Quarropas (entering 3rd-5th grade)  have filled to capacity for Summer 2020. Teen Camp is still accepting registration, as are the Recreation & Parks Department Specialty Camps. Bits N’ P...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: March 2, 2020

Change Your Clock; Check Your Smoke Detector!

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THE CITY OF WHITE PLAINS REMINDS YOU… WHEN IT’S TIME TO CHANGE YOUR CLOCK,

 

IT’S TIME TO CHECK YOUR SMOKE DETECTOR

 

Is your smoke detector still working? A smoke detector with a dead or missing battery is the...

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Posted on: February 26, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Update for Residents

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Westchester County Department of Health provided the following update today:

PEOPLE IN QUARANTINE

  • Westchester has travelers coming back to the county from areas of the world where COVID-19 cases have occurred
  • The Westchester County Health Department...
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Posted on: February 26, 2020

City of White Plains Releases Spring-Summer City Guide

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CITY OF WHITE PLAINS RELEASES SPRING/SUMMER CITY GUIDE

Programs & Events for Residents of All Ages throughout the Season!

The City of White Plains Spring/Summer City Guide to Programs and Services is here! This informative publication listing the Spring...

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Posted on: February 25, 2020

White Plains Recreation & Parks Camp Fair, this Saturday, Feb 29th, 10AM -1PM WPHS

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It may be winter outside, but we have already made our plans for summer! Come to the White Plains Recreation & Parks Camp Fair on Saturday, February 29th, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., at the White Plains High School Cafeteria (North Street entran...

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Posted on: February 18, 2020

White Plains Releases Sizzle Video Promoting City

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Those of us who live in White Plains know it is a special community. White Plains has a rich history, including being the site of a Revolutionary War battle and host to Founding Fathers George Washington and Alexander Hamilton.  White Plains was ...

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Posted on: February 10, 2020

Coffee with Grandpas United at White Plains Library on Feb. 13, 2020

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All grandfathers are welcome to Coffee with Grandpas United at the WP Library Feb.13 at 8:30-10:00am. Guest speakers are Isabel E. Villar & Judith Aucar of El Centro Hispano to discuss wide range of programs serving Latinx community.

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Posted on: February 10, 2020

White Plains Youth Bureau 50th Anniversary Celebration begins March 7th

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The 15th Annual White Plains Performing Arts Benefit program celebrating Today’s Performers, Tomorrow’s Stars is honored to have  Broadway Star, Alton Fitzgerald White as the Artistic Honoree of the event. Alton’s cr...

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Posted on: February 5, 2020

Be Counted, White Plains! Issue 1

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Welcome to our first Census newsletter: Be Counted, White Plains. We’re less than two months away from the Census arriving in people’s mailboxes!First of all, please share this newsletter. Forward to anyone in White Plains who...

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Posted on: February 4, 2020

City of White Plains FEBRUARY E-Newsletter

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Black History Month Events, New City Solar Program, Getting Ready for the 2020 Census, the NYS Plastic Bag Ban, and More!

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Posted on: January 28, 2020

City of White Plains Puts Forward Community Solar Program

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White Plains Mayor Tom Roach presented a proposal to the Common Council to establish a Community Solar Program in the city. The program calls for the installation of solar panels on eight city properties. In total, these installations are expected to gene...

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Posted on: January 24, 2020

COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT PREPARES FOR CORONAVIRUS

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With the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) closely monitoring an outbreak caused by 2019 novel coronavirus first identified in Wuhan, China, the Westchester County Department of Health is ready for the possibility that travelers with the vi...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: January 22, 2020

White Plains YB to Launch New Flight Simulator - Jan. 23

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The White Plains Youth Bureau will introduce its new Flight Simulator as part of its Aviation Academy Program on Thursday, January 23rd at 3:30 p.m. in the Rotunda at White Plains City Hall.

The Aviation Academy Program, now in its 2nd full year, provided ...

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Posted on: January 21, 2020

White Plains Rec Dept. Night at the Westchester Knicks, Feb. 21st

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In order to purchase discounted tickets of $10.00 for this special event, visit the White Plains Recreation and Parks Department office at 85 Gedney Way, White Plains, NY 10605. Limited tickets are available at this discounted rate so don’t wait...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: January 18, 2020

UPDATE: Water Main Break on Martine Avenue

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The water main break on Martine Ave has been temporarily repaired. Some road repair work will be required and that is expected to take place over the next several days. The Library will be open for its regular hours tomorrow (1:00-5:00 PM). 

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: January 18, 2020

Water Main Break on Martine Avenue

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There is a water main break on Martine Ave between Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd & South Lexington Ave. Martine Ave is currently shut down at that location, as is the West garage entrance to the Galleria Mall. The Library has been closed as a resul...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: January 8, 2020

Holocaust Remembrance Day Event at the White Plains Public Library- Jan. 27

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The Brave Cyclist, The True Story of a Holocaust Hero, is a recent Junior Library Guild Gold Standard selection.   Children in grades 1-6 and their families  can join in a discussion about how Gino Bartali’s heroic acts during the Holoca...

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Posted on: January 8, 2020

White Plains Youth Bureau Opens Teen Lounge on Battle Hill - Jan. 10th

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On Friday, January 10th, the White Plains Youth Bureau will open its second Teen Lounge for Middle and High School students.  The Battle Hill Teen Lounge, located at 55 McKinley Avenue, will be open every Friday from 4pm to 7pm.   &n...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: January 8, 2020

White Plains Metro-North Station Renovation Update - Side Platform to Close Jan. 13th

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The side platform at WP Station will be closed for replacement, effective Mon, Jan. 13 - late fall 2020. This work will take place at night, from 10 PM to 4 AM & weekends. Customers should use the main (center) island platform to exit the train & station.

City of White Plains News
Posted on: December 26, 2019

SPECIAL PAPER PICK UP THIS SATURDAY

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There will be a special paper and cardboard recycling pick up for residents this Saturday, December 28th. Please make sure to have your paper out at the curb by 8:00 a.m. on Saturday.

City of White Plains News
Posted on: December 23, 2019

Ring in the New Year in White Plains!

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The City of White Plains and the White Plains Business Improvement District (BID) are once again preparing to ring in the New Year at our downtown New Year's Eve celebration. This family-friendly event is held at the intersection of Main and Court Streets...

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Posted on: December 16, 2019

WinterFest opens Wednesday, Dec. 18th - Come Join the Fun!

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WinterFest, presented by the City of White Plains and Bensidoun USA, kicks off on Wednesday, December 18th and runs through Monday, December 23rd. The Market will be located on Court Street between Martine Avenue and Main Street (the same location as the ...

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Posted on: December 17, 2019

White Plains Youth Bureau Accepting Applications for Youth Aviation Academy Club

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The White Plains Youth Bureau is now accepting applications for its Aviation Academy Club, to register contact Eric Rios, White Plains Youth Bureau, at (914) 422-1378, erios@whiteplainsny.gov

The purpose of the Aviation Club is to educate White ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: December 16, 2019

My Brother's Keeper Celebrates Third Anniversary, Thursday December 19th at Slater Center

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The White Plains My Brother’s Keeper was established in White Plains by Mayor  Roach & Supt of School Dr. Joseph Ricca to address the opportunity gap for boys and young men of color. The program serves over 400 boys and young men of...

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Posted on: December 10, 2019

New Year's Eve Vendor Permits Available

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This free New Year’s Eve Celebration will begin at 10pm on Main Street and features  DJ music, live band, ball drop and fireworks. 

Vendor applications are available at the Recreation & Parks Administration Office, 85 Gedney Way, Mond...

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Posted on: December 9, 2019

White Plains Youth Bureau to Celebrate Alumni with 50 Faces 50 Stories Program

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The White Plains Youth Bureau is taking nominations for its 50 Faces 50 Stories program in celebration of the Youth Bureau’s 50th Anniversary. Over its fifty year history, the White Plains Youth Bureau has helped shaped the lives of countless yo...

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Posted on: December 9, 2019

Skate with Frosty the Snowman, Sunday, Dec 15th at Ebersole Ice Rink

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Additionally, there will be performances featuring students in the White Plains Recreation and Parks Skate School. The show will start at 1:00 p.m. and Public Session will follow immediately afterwards at 1:15p.m. Frosty and Rudolph will be skating throug...

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Posted on: December 3, 2019

City of White Plains Presents 25 Years of Service Awards

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Twenty five year Service Awards were presented to: Monica Guzman and Rita Santos.

 

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: November 29, 2019

City Lights, Bright Holiday Nights

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The City's annual kick-off to the holiday season will take place this Tuesday evening, December 3rd, 6:00-8:00 PM on Court Street. Free, family-fun!

City of White Plains News
Posted on: November 25, 2019

Santa's Mailbox Returns to City Hall Steps

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We hear that Santa Claus will be setting up a special mailbox starting on Wednesday, November 27th on the front steps of City Hall, 255 Main Street,  and that he is inviting all City of White Plains resident children to write to him this Holiday ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: November 21, 2019

White Plains Welcomes the Holiday Season!

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CITY LIGHTS, BRIGHT HOLIDAY NIGHTS

The City of White Plains will kick off the start of the holiday season on Tuesday, December 3rd with its annual City Lights, Bright Holiday Nights Community Celebration from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Court Street between Main ...

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Posted on: November 20, 2019

Free Parking Available on Small Business Saturday, Nov. 30th

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Shop at select stores in downtown White Plains to receive up to two hours of free parking validation through the ParkWhitePlains app.  

ParkWhitePlains validation codes will be given on a first come, first served basis.  Consumers must pa...

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Posted on: November 20, 2019

Committee for People with Disabilities & Parking Dept Partner on Accessible Parking

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The Mayor’s Advisory Committee for People with Disabilities has been working to increase the public’s understanding of accessible parking.  Working directly with the City Parking Department, an informational flyer was created on the “Do’s and Don...

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Posted on: November 20, 2019

New Book, White Plains in the 20th Century, Now Available

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White Plains in the 20th Century, a pictorial history, draws from the unique collections of the Office of the City Clerk, the White Plains Public Library, along with some material from the Westchester County Archives.

Elaine and Ben will be at the Library ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: November 18, 2019

The Westchester County Health Dept. to Provide Flu Vaccines on Tues, Nov 19th

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While this clinic is open to all, it is intended for people without insurance or whose insurance doesn’t cover vaccines. Register online at www.health.ny.gov/gotoclinic/60. .

City of White Plains News
Posted on: November 13, 2019

City of White Plains Recreation & Parks Day Camp Director Job Openings

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The Camp Directors are responsible for the oversight and successful execution of all camp operations and activities. Camp Directors must be available for 2020 pre-camp preparations and be committed to working the full camp season from July 6- August 14. T...

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Posted on: November 7, 2019

White Plains Honors Veterans at Annual Veterans Day Ceremony, Monday, Nov. 11th

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The event is organized each year by the Mayor’s Veterans Committee and will feature keynote speaker Walter J. Brady, a Vietnam Veteran. This year, the Mayor’s Veterans Committee, is recruiting Active Duty and Retired Veterans to join t...

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Posted on: October 22, 2019

White Plains Launches Census Web Page

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The City of White Plains has officially launched its WHITE PLAINS COUNTS: 2020 CENSUS web page. This page provides basic information about the Census for residents as well as links to further information. The page also talks about the City's Complete Coun...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: November 4, 2019

Free Public Skate Session at Ebersole Ice Rink on Election Day

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The City of White Plains Recreation and Parks Department is offering FREE admission to Ebersole Ice Rink on Election Day, Tuesday, November 5th, from 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. 

After you visit the polls what better way to enjoy the day than to br...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: November 1, 2019

Water Main Flushing - tonight in Prospect Park, Highlands, Carhart, Westminister & Woodcrest areas

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During the month of November, the Bureau of Water will be flushing water mains between the hours of Midnight and 4:00 a.m. Weather permitting, we are expecting the flush the hydrants specifically on the evening of Friday, November 1st and again on Friday,...

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Posted on: October 31, 2019

Lockdown at White Plains High School - UPDATE

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PD has completed their sweep of the school & students are now cleared to be released. Students riding the bus will be taking their normal bus routes home. Those parents who pick up their children at the school are now permitted to proceed to the schoo...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: October 31, 2019

Lockdown at White Plains High School

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The White Plains Department of Public Safety received an unscheduled lockdown notification from White Plains High School this afternoon. The Police Department responded in force pursuant to plan. The Police Department is clearing the building at this time...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: October 31, 2019

The Future of GAMING discussion Nov. 6th at 6PM at White Plains Cinema Delux

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Don't fight technology - learn to manage it!  Gaming is Big Business and a multi billion dollar industry.   The White Plains Youth Bureau will host an informative panel discussion and presentation regarding what the growth in the gaming ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: October 29, 2019

Grandpas (and Teens) Got Talent Showcase, Thursday, November 14th, 6:30pm, at Eastview

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The showcase will feature performances by talented White Plains High School teens.  Grandpas Got Talent is a free show, so please bring your friends and families on Thursday, November 14th beginning at ^:30 PM , Eastview Middle School Auditorium,...

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Posted on: October 25, 2019

Frightfully Fun Festival - Sunday, October 27, 1PM - 4PM on MLK Jr. Dr betwn Main St & Martine Ave.

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The Frightfully Fun Festival activities include: pumpkin patch, crafts, scary tattoos, petting zoo, live performances and a photo area. 

Everyone is invited to showcase their costumes in our parade. Prizes awarded for numerous age groups and categ...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: October 21, 2019

Early Voting Comes to NY!

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Early Voting Has Come to New York!

Earlier this year the State enacted a law which allows registered voters in NY to vote in-person before Election Day at designated voting sites. This year, Election Day is Tuesday, November 5th. The early voting period wi...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: October 18, 2019

City of White Plains Ebersole Ice Rink Opens for Season

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The City of White Plains Recreation and Parks Department has announced the opening of Ebersole Ice Rink for the 2019/2020 season. Public skate sessions are held:

Thursdays 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Fridays 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. and 8:00 - 10:00 p.m. 

Saturdays 1:...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: October 17, 2019

Moody's Reaffirms City of White Plains Aa1 Stable Rating

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Moody's Investors Service has reaffirmed the City of White Plains Aa1 Stable tax rating. The City has maintained this rating since June 2013. Moody's specifically cited the City's "solid reserves and liquidity driven by conservative budget management...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: October 16, 2019

2700+ New Energy Saving Bulbs to Light Up City Parking Garages

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The Clean Energy Community designation gave the City an opportunity to apply for up to $250,000 to be used for additional clean energy projects, with no local cost share. The City received approval to use that funding for a project to retrofit the lightin...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: October 11, 2019

Participate in the Development of the Consolidated Plan

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The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) provides the City of White Plains with annual federal funding through the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program. The City is required to develop a Consolidated Plan to direct how CDBG f...

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Posted on: October 10, 2019

Red Ribbon Week Celebrates Drug Prevention

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In partnership with the El
Centro Hispano Girl Scouts, red ribbons will be placed at City Hall and otherselect neighborhoods to commemorate this event. Additionally, children in the
White Plains Youth Bureau’s after school programs will be engaged in ...

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Posted on: October 10, 2019

White Plains Youth Basketball Continues Partnership with Jr. Knicks

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The league teaches the fundamentals and values of the game at the grassroots level to help grow and improve the youth basketball experience for all. Our program is tailored to accommodate children at all skill levels from beginner to advanced.

The City of ...

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Posted on: October 9, 2019

Mayor Roach's Statement on Anti-Semitic Incident at Holocaust Memorial in White Plains

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The hate crime discovered yesterday at the Garden of Remembrance Holocaust Memorial is a chilling reminder that ignorance and hate know no boundaries. Our police department is working with the Westchester County Police and other police agencies to investi...

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

Coffee with Grandpas United at White Plains Library on October 15th

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We are honored to welcome guest speaker, Dr. Joseph Ricca, Superintendent of Schools. He will be speaking about White Plains’ community and civic engagement as core pillars for the healthy development and academic achievement of its students.

In ...

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Posted on: October 4, 2019

Nature Walk Through Jack Harrington Trail - Saturday, October 12th at 2:30 p.m

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Please meet at the Gedney Way entrance of the trail, located directly across the street from Roosters Market.

The Greenway provides a rustic path for individuals to enjoy a walk in a protected natural setting. The trail between Gedney Way and Ridgeway is ....

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Posted on: October 1, 2019

Water Main Flushing in Fisher Hill, Woodcrest area and Central Business District - 10/4 & 10/18

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This operation may cause some discoloration of the water so washing clothes is not recommended during this brief time (Midnight – 4 A.M.) However, the water quality remains unchanged and it is still safe for drinking. If you experience any discoloration o...

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Posted on: September 30, 2019

StoryWalk Presents "Creepy Pair of Underwear!" - Just In Time For Some Halloween Fun.

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Creepy Pair of Underwear! is about  Jasper Rabbit.  Jasper is NOT a little bunny anymore. He’s not afraid of the dark, and he’s definitely not afraid of something as silly as underwear. But when the lights go out, suddenly his new big ra...

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Posted on: September 26, 2019

White Plains Begins Phase II of Red Light Safety Camera Program

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Cameras will capture still
images and video of red-light running violations. This is a public safetyprogram, and the city’s goal is to deter red light runners and improper turns
on red and prevent collisions resulting from these violations.

Traffic saf...

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Posted on: September 24, 2019

The City of White Plains Public Safety Explorers Program

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The City of WP Public Safety Explorers Program Is a collaboration of the White Plains Department of Public Safety and The White Plains Youth Bureau is affiliated with Boy Scouts of America and is opened to young men and women .  This program runs...

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Posted on: September 23, 2019

City of White Plains Dept of Public Safety Civilian Academy Classes

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The Citizen’s Academy exposes citizens to a number of current police/firefighting/EMS issues and the latest White Plains Public Safety Department procedures. It is  our intention to provide residents with an overview of the training received and ...

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Posted on: September 23, 2019

White Plains Metro-North Station Elevator Service Project

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The elevator at the White Plains Metro-North station will be out of service from October 14 - December 6, 2019 while it undergoes renovations. This elevator project is part of the larger White Plains station improvement project that has been ongoing. Metr...

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Movie Night on Court Street, Saturday, September 21st

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Join us for a free, outdoor screening of Black Panther, the Marvel mega-blockbuster on Saturday, September 21st at 7:20 p.m. on Court Street (between Main Street & Martine Avenue).

Downtown White Plains will be transported into the heart of the battle ...

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Posted on: September 13, 2019

City of White Plains Now Accepting Applications for a City Court Judge Position

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The City of White Plains is accepting applications for a City Court Judge position.  The City Court Judge position requires an attorney who is a resident of the City of White Plains and has been admitted to practice law in the State of New York f...

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Posted on: September 10, 2019

Road Paving on Greenacres Way beginning Sept. 17th - weather permitting

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Various alternatives have been carefully studied so that this work may be accomplished in a manner that is least intrusive to residents and in the most efficient manner.  We have determined that maintaining a limited amount of traffic (single lan...

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Posted on: September 10, 2019

Join us this Saturday for the White Plains Library Plaza Opening

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The City of White Plains officially re-opens the Library Plaza. The newly refurbished plaza completely transforms what had been a flat, non-descript concrete 68, 500 sq. ft. space behind the White Plains Library (between the Library and the Westchester Co...

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Posted on: September 9, 2019

Dads /Special Adult, Take Your Child to School Day - Sept 17th

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White Plains Dads or Special Adult, Take Your Child to School Day, Tuesday, September 17th. We encourage all fathers or positive role models to accompany a child to school on Tuesday, September 17, 2019. For more info contact your school or the YB

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

Road Paving, Davis Avenue from Bryant to Prescott Avenue

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The Dept of Public Works has awarded a contract to ELQ Industries, Inc. for the above captioned work. Preparation work will begin on or about September 12th (weather permitting). On-street parking will be restricted while work is performed

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

Water Flushing - Battle Hill, Church Street & No. Broadway Friday Sept 13th & 20th

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The Bureau of Water will be flushing water mains between the hours of midnight and 4:00 A.M. tonight, September 6, 2019 and again on Friday, September 13, 2019. Except for emergencies and maintaining and/or repairing hydrants during the normal workday, ou...

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

City of White Plains 7th Annual Day of Wellness, Sat., Sept. 14th

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The Festival will feature
musical performances, health & wellness vendors with inter-active booths,free health, vision, dental screenings, games, food, and more! There will be
many kid friendly and free activities - from button making to &ldqu...

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Posted on: September 3, 2019

Register for Burbio.com & Stay Informed About Community Events

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The City of White Plains would like to remind you about a free digital service to help you stay informed about events in our community - Burbio.com -- a free website and app that puts White Plains government, schools library, and communi...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: September 3, 2019

White Plains Rec Dept Is Seeking Volunteer Soccer Coaches

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Coaches are needed for the 2nd grade co-ed, 3rd – 4th grade, and 5th – 6th grade recreation leagues. The 2nd grade co-ed league plays at George Washington Elementary School and takes place on Saturdays, starting September 14th. Each se...

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Posted on: September 3, 2019

September 11 Tribute

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On Wednesday, September 11th, six American flags will fly from City Hall as homage to the residents of White Plains who gave their lives. A Remembrance Ceremony will be held at 8:00 a.m. at Liberty Park on Lake Street, the permanent memorial site for thes...

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Posted on: August 30, 2019

StoryWalk Celebrates Back to School Season with Sophie's Squash Goes to School

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This charming story is the perfect antidote to the back-to-school jitters. Sophie goes to school for the first time and has no interest in making friends that aren’t squash. Here’s a gently humorous read-aloud that proves that making f...

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Posted on: August 29, 2019

Dog Swim at Kittrell Pool, Sept. 5th, from 5 PM - 7:30 PM

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The Dog Days of Summer are upon us.  All licensed White Plains dogs are invited to an event designed just for man’s best friend.  On Thursday, September 5th, 5  -7:30 PM,  Kittrell Pool on Fisher Avenue will b...

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City of White Plains News
Posted on: August 19, 2019

The Westchester Co. Dept of Health is Providing Free Back-to-School Vaccine Clinics

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WESTCHESTER COUNTY WILL OFFER FREE BACK TO SCHOOL VACCINE CLINICS

Call Westchester County Health Department to make an appointment and determine eligibility

 

(White Plains, NY) – The Westchester County Department of Health will book appoi...

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Posted on: August 19, 2019

City of White Plains, El Centro Hispano & Soles4Souls Partner On Shoe Distribution Aug. 23rd

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The City of White Plains and El Centro Hispano will be distributing 100 new pairs of shoes provided by Soles4Souls and DSW on August 23rd at 6:30 p.m. The shoes will be unisex, black and white canvas, and sized for kindergartners to 3rd graders.

Since 2006...

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

Milling Existing Asphalt & Paving, Mam'k Ave from Martine Ave to Main Street - August 19th

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On-street parking will be restricted while work is being performed.  Travel lanes will be managed utilizing appropriate signage, flag personnel and police officers.  Access for residents, deliveries, refuse and recycling, buses and emerg...

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Posted on: September 21, 2018

Are You Interested in Serving on the Mayor's Youth Council?

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The Mayor's Youth Council provides high school aged White Plains residents a platform to address youth needs, participate in community service projects, and develop leadership skills.  The Mayor's Youth Council collaborates with the New York Stat...

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