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Mamaroneck Ave and Martine Ave Repaving

The City of White Plains DPW crews will be paving intersections on Mamaroneck Avenue at Mitchell Place, Quarropas Street and East Post Road. Expect road closures on Mamaroneck Avenue between the intersections of Martine Avenue to Maple Avenue. We regret any inconvenience this may cause but we thank you for you cooperation.

Mamaroneck Avenue repaving will take place
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 (Overnight)
7 p.m. thru 6 a.m.




Hot dog! A classic business comes to White Plains

Westfair Communications, Peter Katz, August 30, 2018



If you hear them saying “hot dog” in White Plains, it could be because they’re excited or it could be because they’re placing an order at Walter’s Hot Dogs at 186 Mamaroneck Ave., or maybe both.

Work on Broadstone apartment towers in White Plains to begin in fall

Lohud, Richard Liebson, August 2, 2018

The roar of jackhammers, rumble of heavy trucks and clanging of hammers on steel will soon become familiar at the city's keystone corner as work is about to begin on an apartment complex that will change the face of Mamaroneck Avenue and East Post Road.

The mixed-use "Broadstone" development includes two 15-story luxury apartment towers and one six-floor building, retail space, six levels of parking and a small public park. 

Developer of former Westchester Pavilion site returns with new plans

Westfair Communications, Ryan Deffenbaugh, July 31, 2018


A dirt hole the size of a city block in downtown White Plains where the Westchester Pavilion once stood, may be a bit closer to actually seeing residential towers rise.

Representatives from a development team led by Lennar Multifamily Communities presented conceptual plans July 30 to the city’s Common Council for the former Westchester Pavilion site. Lennar Multifamily is the apartment-focused subsidiary of Lennar Corp., the country’s largest homebuilder.

White Plains Mall redevelopment efforts take step forward with zoning approval

Westfair Communications, Ryan Deffenbaugh, July 5, 2018


Plans to tear down White Plains Mall and replace it with mixed-use apartment towers and an open central “Hamilton Green” took a step forward July 2.

The White Plains Common Council approved a necessary zoning amendment to allow for the project and opened review on the development’s next required municipal approval, its site plan.

White Plains Begins Red Light Safety Camera Program

The City of White Plains Red Light Safety Camera program will begin taking photos of red light runners at designated intersections beginning July 3.

Cameras will capture still images and video of red-light running violations. This is a public safety program, and the city's goal is to deter red light runners and prevent collisions resulting from these violations.

White Plains Mall redevelopment proposal adds coworking space

Westfair Communications, Ryan Deffenbaugh, June 8, 2018


The Hamilton Green proposal that would demolish the White Plains Mall and replace it with apartments, a food hall and an open public area will also have some space for freelancers, small businesses and anyone else in need of a place to work.

As the project enters the next stage of its review by the city, Hamilton Green’s development team noted that the plans will include 27,000 square feet of co-working space.

Bike sharing comes to White Plains

The Journal News, Richard Liebson, June 4, 2018


It's fun, it's cheap, it's convenient and it's good for you and the environment.

"Dockless bike sharing has come to White Plains," Mayor Tom Roach said Monday at a news conference to welcome two bike sharing companies that are putting out 300 two-wheelers on city streets. The cost is $1 a ride.