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Posted on: April 4, 2020

Greenburgh Slice of History

A Leading Medical Institution at The Border of Greenburgh: The Story of New York Medical College

A Leading Medical Institution at The Border of Greenburgh: The Story of New York Medical College

By: Riley Wentzler & Felicia Barber

In the mist of the current public health crisis presented by coronavirus, the state and the nation must look to the medi...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: April 4, 2020

Lots of info on Coronavirus; info about taxes, unemployment insurance and more

COVID-19 206 tested +; Info on April tax bill; Landscaping rules; County Center to become hospital on April 17; Volunteers wanted to help small businesses; complete census (we get more financial help if you do); info on unemployment insurance link

Summary of yesterday’s conference call with County Executive on coronavirus crisis:  NEW DATA; UPDATED INFO ON APRIL TAXES; UPDATED INFO ON LANDSCAPING; COUNTY CENTER to become hospital on April 17; SBA loans (volunteers wanted); comple...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: April 3, 2020

Governor's directive on construction not being complied with

Copy of Greenburgh Building Inspector memo to me indicating that construction activity has been taking place in violation of Governor's directives. I find this very troubling. We are not taking the crisis seriously enough. People are dying! Please comply

Governor’s directives on no non essential construction not being complied with (copy of note I received from Building Inspector)

I requested the Building Dept to conduct inspections of properties that previously were issued Building Permits &...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: April 3, 2020

Road repaving Saw Mill River Road begins 4/5

The following work is scheduled to be done on Route 9A from the Hastings border to Route 100B as part of the Route 9A Improvements:

Schedule 4/5-4/9:

Nightwork Sunday-Thursday 9PM-6AM

Milling and Paving will begin.

One lane will be open

EXTERNAL: Do not click links or open attachments if you do not recognize the sender.

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: April 2, 2020

link to video discussion -benefits of drug that can treat COVID-19

Discussion on benefits of Hydroxychloroquine treatment of COVID-19 to continue on my WVOX radio show Friday April 3rd from 10 AM to 11 AM
Link to video conference discussion https://youtu.be/-Oq6IOP1sd8
www.wvox.com or 1460 AM
call 636-0110 with ?

Discussion on benefits of Hydroxychloroquine treatment of COVID-19 to continue on my WVOX radio show Friday April 3rd  from 10 AM to 11 AM

Link to video conference discussion   https://youtu.be/-Oq6IOP1sd8

  www.wvox.com or 1460 A...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: April 2, 2020

update: Will taxpayers who experience Coronavirus hardships be given more time to pay taxes

Westchester County, town and paid fire district taxes are due April 30th
A proposal has been submitted to the Board of Legislators to authorize town governments to waive penalties for those who show Coronavirus related hardships and who pay taxes by 7/15

tax bills--will those who have hardships be given more time to pay their April Westchester County, Town and Fire district taxes?

I support the hardship legislation

  A few weeks ago I contacted the County Executive suggesting that taxpayers who fac...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: April 1, 2020

A Message from your Town Clerk and Deputy Town Clerk re: Marriage Licenses

The Town Clerk's office has been advised to delay public contact, including contact for the purpose of processing marriage licenses, until further notice.

Dear Residents;

Due to the current COVID-19 crisis and advisories issued by federal, state, county and local government officials, as well as those issued by the Center For Disease Control regarding social distancing, the Town Clerk’s office has ...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: April 1, 2020

What Greenburgh is doing to help our seniors-with home delivery and other concerns

The Greenburgh nutrition program, police, Theodore Young Community Center are busy helping seniors with home delivery services. We are checking up on seniors and want to help those not on our current list. Let us know who we can help. Info in text

 

Our nutrition program director has been busy helping seniors who need meals delivered to them. This is an e mail I received from Lynda Maranino on Monday. If you are a senior and need assistance please contact her.  

Yesterday we added a...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: March 31, 2020

A big thank you to our police and EMS

Let's thank a police officer and EMS members (from 10 feet away)!

Sticking Together in a Difficult Time”

The world is a tough place to live in these days, with social distancing and stay at home directives dominating the airways. However, in some ways this crisis, which requires us to be apart from family and f...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: March 12, 2020

Helpful info on coronavirus...Councilman Sheehan sets positive example: votes via skype...more info

If you click on to the full text you will find some helpful info on coronavirus...Town Board member Francis Sheehan inaugurated our skype initiative--Board members encouraged to participate by skype...summary of conference call with county officials

HELPFUL INFO ON CORONAVIRUS...Town Bd member votes by skype....summary of Wednesday’s conference with county officialsSETTING A POSITIVE EXAMPLE FOR BEING CAREFUL-- COUNCILMAN FRANCIS SHEEHAN PARTICIPATES AND VOTES AT TOWN BOARD MEETING BY SKYPE...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: March 6, 2020

coronovirus update from county

updated info in the full text below from Westchester County regarding coronavirus--what NYS and county are doing
The County’s hotline for all residents who are quarantined and need assistance is 866-588-0195. Others should call 211

Received the following update from former Greenburgh Councilwoman Ellen Hendrickx who now works for the County Executive relating to coronavirus. Feel free to e mail me questions at pfeiner@greenburghny..com. I will follow up and try to get answers.The Co...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: March 3, 2020

Coronovirus update- summary of conference call with county officials

A New Rochelle resident had tested positive for Coronavirus and is hospitalized. . Hundreds of residents who he was in contact with have been quarantined. Click on to the full text to read a summary of a call made to county officials. Helpful info

Earlier today,  the county got some bad news:  A New Rochelle resident had tested positive for Coronavirus and is hospitalized. The resident had attended functions at Congregation of Young Israel of New Rochelle. Hundreds of residents &a...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: December 3, 2019

Assisted Living Facility Proposal

Maplewood Swim Club Property (upcoming meetings) Dec 4 and Dec 12---stormwater education

As a follow up to the original G-list notification below, the application has been scheduled by the Planning Board (not a public hearing) and Zoning Board (public hearing) for meetings in December. 

The Hartsdale Assisted Living Facility proposal ...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: November 29, 2019

Socks for the poor--drop them off at Town Hall beginning Monday

It's that time of year.  It is the season of giving. 

 

Elena Angelos asked me to send this out. Starting Monday we will be accepting socks at the lobby of Town Hall, 177 Hillside Ave.

 Can you help us fill bags w...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: November 28, 2019

25 NEW REASONS WHY GREENBURGH IS THANKFUL ON THANKSGIVING

Since last Thanksgiving many great things have happened that will improve the quality of life for our residents. Here are just 25 of them:

1) A tax rate reduction and a tax levy freeze in the 2020 town budget.

2) Westchester County announcing a tax...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: November 27, 2019

Something to be thankful for--a tax rate decrease and a tax levy freeze in 2020 budget

SOMETHING TO BE THANKFUL FOR--A TAX RATE DECREASE AND A TAX LEVY FREEZE IN 2020 BUDGET (for both villages and unincorporated Greenburgh)

Have a great Thanksgiving holiday. To start off the holiday season I thought you'd be interested in some news that migh...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: November 26, 2019

Town Board to hire engineer to develop safety improvement recommendations

and design sidewalk on Fort Hill Road--as a next step

Every member of the Town Board is extremely upset over the passing of a 67 year old woman who was hit by a car on Fort Hill Road on Friday. We have scheduled a walk for December 7th at 11 AM.

The Town Board will also hire a qualified engineer as a next ste...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: November 25, 2019

Community walk on Longview to Underhill on Ft Hill

scheduled for December 7th at 11 AM to discuss sidewalk and other safety initiatives

YOU ARE INVITED TO JOIN TOWN OFFICIALS  ON SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7TH AT 11 AM—TO REVIEW PROPOSAL FOR A SIDEWALK ON FORT HILL FROM LONGVIEW TO UNDERHILL AND TO DISCUSS OTHER SAFETY INITIATIVES

 

   The tragic accident involvi...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)