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Posted on: December 2, 2021

Booster shots at Greenburgh Health Center Monday- no appointment necessary!

We are so lucky to have the Greenburgh Neighborhood Health Center in our town. Booster shots for walk in's this Monday from 9 AM to 4 PM

BOOSTER VACCINES WITHOUT APPOINTMENTS AT THE GREENBURGH HEALTH CENTER

Walk-in Vaccines this Monday, 12/6/2021 at Greenburgh Health Center from 9:00 a. m – 4:00 p .m.

The Greenburgh Neighborhood Health Center is an  amazing asset to &n...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: December 1, 2021

Congrat's Madelon O'Shea on being inducted to County Hall of Fame

Madelon has devoted tens of thousands of hours over the decades -working hard to make Greenburgh a better place

This Friday December 3rd Westchester County will honor the regions top seniors and induct the seniors into their hall of fame. I previously reported that  Lloyd Cort, former President of the Parkway Gardens Civic Association and head of our CDBG ...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: November 30, 2021

If you reside in Fairview please complete survey

We welcome your feedback on the future economic development & quality of life needs for the Fairview community

, this email contains a survey request specific to those who live in the Fairview neighborhood (bounded by the Fairview Fire District) only, but we are eager to share with all residents the good work local leaders and committed volunteers are up to in Fai...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: November 30, 2021

Greenburgh Library needs volunteer Board members

A great opportunity to help the Greenburgh Library continue to do great things for our town! --Consider applying for a Board position

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: November 28, 2021

In memory: 2 special people- Marsha Presser and Oscar Jones

Marsha Presser played an important role in our parks and recreation programs. And, Oscar Jones was a dedicated Assistant Building Inspector for the town.

Greenburgh is a better place because of the hard work and service so many of our residents give to the town. In recent days our town lost two very special people: Marsha Presser and Oscar Jones

Marsha Presser was a a former member of the Greenburgh Parks &...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: November 27, 2021

new movie theater opening in Dobbs Ferry Dec 9

LOOK Dine in cinemas will feature food and movies. $5 movies on Tuesdays

A new movie theater is opening in Dobbs Ferry at Rivertown Square on December 9th. $5 movies on Tuesdays. Meals will be served at the theater. A welcome addition to our community. Rivertown Square is located off of the Saw Mill RIver Parkway (Lawrence exi...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: November 26, 2021

2nd Recycling day December 4--Greenburgh DPW yard, Sprain Rd

Back by popular demand---drop off items on December 4th from 9 AM to 2 PM at the public works yard, 100 Sprain Road

The Town of Greenburgh will sponsor our second Recycling Day for 2021 at the Department of Public Works yard, 100 Sprain Road, Ardsley a week from Saturday, December 4 from 9 AM to 2 PM.  Our first recycling day, held in late August, was an enorm...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: November 29, 2021

NOTICE OF ANNUAL ELECTION FAIRVIEW FIRE DISTRICT

NOTICE OF ANNUAL ELECTION
FAIRVIEW FIRE DISTRICT IN THE TOWN OF GREENBURGH,
WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NEW YORK

NOTICE OF ANNUAL ELECTION

 

FAIRVIEW FIRE DISTRICT IN THE TOWN OF GREENBURGH,

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NEW YORK

 

            NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Annual Election of the qua...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: November 24, 2021

a new UPS store on Central Ave, other new businesses, math tutors wanted

A new UPS store, Indian Restaurant, market, Krispy Creme in Greenburgh....
Mathnasium Math Learning Center needs tutors

The Building Department has advised...A new UPS store will open at 656 Central Ave, Scarsdale (Edgemont).  NH44 Indian Restaurant coming to 219 E  Hartsdale Ave.  Mega Market to open at 243 Tarrytown Road in White PLains (Fairvi...

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Posted on: November 23, 2021

Greenburgh receives highest safety award from AAA- the Platinum Award!

We have focused significant resources trying to make the town safer for pedestrians and motorists

Greenburgh receives highest award from AAA for traffic and safety initiatives
The town of Greenburgh received the AAA Northeast Platinum Award--the highest traffic and safety award that can be given to any municipality. During Chief Chris McNerney&apos...
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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: November 22, 2021

special hours at Town Hall for Hispanic immigrants who need help cutting through red tape

Maria Portilla is volunteering her services - helping immigrants cut through government red tape. She's at Town Hall every Tuesday from noon to five PM.

Maria Portilla has been appointed liaison to the Hispanic community in my office. She was interviewed on WVOX radio for a half hour and discusses her Tuesday hours at Town Hall and her outreach efforts. She also discusses her inspiring life –her...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: November 20, 2021

snow angel volunteers wanted and a clarification: Town Bd meetings during COVID

please complete the form if you are interested in volunteering

 

Wanted SNOW ANGELS TO HELP SENIORS AND THOSE WITH PHYSICAL LIMITATIONS AFTER EACH SNOW STORM
It is starting to get colder. We need to start planning for snow storms. Some seniors need our snow angels. We need volunteers to shovel the driveways of...
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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: November 19, 2021

new COVID restrictions at Town Bd meetings- citizens must pre-register to attend live meeting

COVID-19 restrictions at Town Board meeting announced. Blocking off every other row. Every other seat. Citizens must register to attend live meeting. Or, participate bly zoom.

The  Greenburgh Town Board decided  to adopt the following COVID-19 restrictions  for all future Town Board meetings (while the pandemic continues). Our next meeting is this Monday, November 22nd at 7:30 PM.  

Those who ...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: November 18, 2021

update: most annoying temporary traffic light in town--Underhill Road

light will not be removed on Underhill Road until mid December. Bridge work is needed, a light is required but light takes a long time to change colors and inconveniences motorists

NYS is doing repair work on the Underhill Road bridge - on the border of Hartsdale, Edgemont and Ardsley. A traffic light has been installed --causing some inconveniences to motorists. The work is important. The traffic light is needed. But, it is still a...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: November 16, 2021

historic Parkway Gardens neighborhood featured in national magazine

A fascinating article about a fantastic neighborhood with lots of history

The historic Parkway Gardens neighborhood receives national attention in Town and Country Magazine.  Please read the fascinating article about our town!  PAUL FEINER

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: November 15, 2021

Former Westchester County Public Safety Commissioner to be named Interim Greenburgh Police Chief

George Longworth, a former Dobbs Ferry Police Chief will serve until a permanent Chief is appointed next year (after Civil Service Exam results are in). Mr. Longworth will not be considered for the permanent position.

GREENBURGH TOWN BOARD TO APPOINT

GEORGE N. LONGWORTH, ESQ. AS INTERIM POLICE CHIEF

 

The Greenburgh Town Board will hold a special meeting on Tuesday, November 16, 2021, at 5:00PM, at Greenburgh Town Hall, to appoint George N. Longworth, Esq. as Int...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: November 14, 2021

Town Bd considering applications for Town Judge

Town Board will consider applications for Town Judge who will serve until after the November 2022 elections

Greenburgh Town Judge Christie D'Alessio was elected on election day to the New York State Supreme Court. As a result, there will be a vacancy on the Greenburgh Town Court on January 1. Under New York State law the Town Board will have the abilit...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: November 13, 2021

Diwali event on Sunday...list of pediatric COVID locations

A fun event on Sunday to celebrate Diwali
List of COVID vaccination locations around region for children

DIWALI EVENT ON SUNDAY, NOT SATURDAY -- LIST OF SOME LOCATIONS FOR COVID SHOTS FOR CHILDREN

Due to the weather forecast the Ardsley Diwali celebration is being moved to Sunday November 14, 2021

 
Pascone Park 
2:00 pm to 5:00 pm 

For...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: November 12, 2021

parking hardship exemption applications being accepted

no parking hardship exemption initiative was a success last year.

PARKING HARDSHIP EXEMPTION APPLICATIONS LINK BELOW (DURING DECEMBER TO MARCH THERE ARE OVERNIGHT PARKING RESTRICTIONS WITHOUT EXEMPTIONS)

 

Last year the Town started a pilot-program granting Hardship Exemptions to our seasonal snow parking ordinan...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: November 9, 2021

FREE REFLECTORS BEING GIVEN OUT AT TOWN HALL, TDYCC--WEAR BRIGHT CLOTHING WHEN WALKING AT NIGHT

We want you to be safe. Reduce your chances of being hit by a car when walking at night by wearing reflectors, bright clothing.

FREE REFLECTORS CAN BE PICKED UP AT TOWN HALL AND THEODORE YOUNG COMMUNITY CENTER--WEAR REFLECTORS, BRIGHT CLOTHING WHEN WALKING AT NIGHT

It's getting dark very early  in the evening.  It's difficult for motorists to see...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: November 6, 2021

Welcoming another new business: Sterling Optical

The owners of this new business are already giving back to the community!

NEW  STERLING OPTICAL STORE IN HARTSDALE  ALREADY GIVING BACK!

 STERLING OPTICAL OF HARTSDALE IS HAVING A  GRAND OPENING SATURDAY Novembr 6, 2021. 

 All Greenburgh residents are welcome to come join the ...
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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: November 4, 2021

Maria Portilla named Hispanic Liaison by Town Supervisor

Maria will be volunteering her time helping the Hispanic community.

Greenburgh Town Supervisor Paul Feiner has named Ms. Maria Portilla as Special Advisor/Liaison to the Hispanic Community. Ms. Maria Portilla will be volunteering in the office of Greenburgh Town Supervisor Paul Feiner and will make recommendations to Town...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: November 3, 2021

Parks department asked to promote pickelball and to enhance courts

PIckelball is a growing sport --very popular with seniors. The Parks & Recreation department is reviewing suggestions to upgrade our courts. Pickelball combines elements of tennis, badminton and pingpong

The Greenburgh Parks & Recreation Advisory Committee will be meeting with Pickelball enthusiasts who would like to see the town upgrade our pickelball courts. There seems to be a demand by enthusiastic pickelball players for the town to promote this s...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: November 2, 2021

2022 budget can be found on the towns website in its entirety

https://www.greenburghny.com/DocumentCenter/View/8589/2022-Tentative-Budget
There is no tax hike in the budget for residents of unincorporated Greenburgh or the villages for the third consecutive year

Last Friday I released the 2022 tentative Greenburgh Town Budget. The budget is a NO TAX HIKE BUDGET--for the 3rd consecutive year. The Town Board will be reviewing the proposed budget in the coming weeks and has until December 20th to approve or modify t...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: November 1, 2021

Lloyd Cort receives top honors for seniors from county

CDBG program, which Lloyd chairs at town level, awarded broadband funds for Housing Authority sites. 7 meals for seniors enrolled in meals program instead of 5. Greenburgh Health Center gets van to drive seniors to medical appointments. & $$for childcare

Every year Westchester County honors exceptional seniors  for the annual Hall of Fame Awards. Only a handful of seniors ever receive  their top honors. Last month we were informed that lloyd Cort, who oversees the CDBG program in the tow...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: October 29, 2021

2022 budget message: ZERO DOLLAR TAX LEVY INCREASE

No tax hikes for residents of the villages and unincorporated Greenburgh in 2022!
3rd consecutive year

TOWN SUPERVISOR’S 2021-22 BUDGET MESSAGE

 

A ZERO DOLLAR INCREASE IN PROPERTY TAX LEVY FOR BOTH UNINCORPORATED GREENBURGH AND THE VILLAGES

 

2022 BUDGET SUMMARY

 

TOWN WIDE: (A Budget)

Tax rate decrease = 5.17%

Total Appropria...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: October 28, 2021

an amazing young man- Jackson Tavel, Greenburgh Landscape Angel coordinator

Jackson Tavel, a senior at Edgemont High school is the founder of the Landscape Angels. Watch his presentation to the Greenburgh Town Board--how he has helped seniors who can't afford landscaping make their properties presentable--at no cost to them.

If you're feeling down in the dumps about people --keep reading stories about how bad things are --this posting might change your mind. Jackson Tavel, a senior at Edgemont High School founded a group called the Landscape Angels. The Landscape Ang...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: October 20, 2021

A new Little Free Library in Edgemont (Longview Drive)

10 Little Free Libraries in Greenburgh-- a new one in Edgemont! Share, exchange a book near you. And read!

A LITTLE FREE LIBRARY JOINS 9 OTHERS IN GREENBURGH --NEW LITTLE FREE LIBRARY IN EDGEMONT ON LONGVIEW DRIVE

100,000 ALL OVER THE WORLD

 

For the Love of Free Little Libraries!

There are 100,000 and counting Little Free Libraries all over the world, an...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: October 17, 2021

Police Chief endorses proposal to expand responsibilities of Civilian Police Advisory Board

Civilian Police Advisory Board will be given added responsibilities to review allegations of police misconduct -- a recommendation endorsed by Greenburgh Committee Against Systemic Racism

Greenburgh Police Chief Chris McNerney spoke with me earlier today to renew his support for legislation to expand the authority of the Greenburgh Police Community Advisory Commission. If the Chief's recommendations are approved by the Town Board ...
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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: September 23, 2021

Greenburgh police promote #walksafeGreenburgh--for children

The Greenburgh police are rewarding children who walk safe!

The Greenburgh Police department is working hard to make sure that your children are safe. They have implemented a great program featured on News12  #WalkSafeGreenburgh initiative. Over the course of  the last week and a half members of ...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: August 26, 2021

lots and lots of progress Hartsdale revitalization!!!

An impressive list of initiatives being taken to make Hartsdale an even better & safer place to live in

At the work session of the Town Board on Tuesday August 24th, Planning Commissioner Garrett Duquesne presented updates on a series of infrastructure improvements that are presently being planned or are now under construction by the Town, along the East Ha...

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