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City of White Plains releases a Request For Proposals for the White Plains Transit District

The City of White Plains has released a Request For Proposals (RFP) for the White Plains Transit District. Through this RFP the City will solicit interest from qualified parties in the re-development of three city-owned properties and one Urban Renewal Agency parcel totaling approximately 4.5 acres. The parcels are located along the easterly side of the White Plains Metro-North railroad station within what is known as the White Plains Transit District.

Winner of Downtown White Plains Wing Walk 2019

Join Mayor Tom Roach and the White Plains BID at 2:00 PM on Tuesday April 9th at Lazy Boy Saloon, the winner of best tasting wing in the 2019 Downtown White Plains Wing Walk.

Take a Peek Inside White Plains’ New Brewery

Westchester Magazine, Andrew Dominick, March 2019


Mike Chiltern used to produce reality TV, documentaries, news segments, and made financial-marketing videos for Morgan Stanley. Now? He’s a brewer. Correct that, he’s been a decorated homebrewer for a number of years, having won or placed in every brewing competition he’s ever entered.

What's Fueling White Plains' Business Renaissance?

914 Inc., Dave Donelson, Spring 2019


An ideal location, plus significant residential and commercial development keeps White Plains at the center of it all.

White Plains may not be the exact geographic center of Westchester, but it is the seat of county government, one of its foremost retail markets, and contains more than one-third of the commercial office space in the county. It’s also undergoing what is perhaps the most intense burst of development in decades. It’s an exciting place to operate a business.


Tacos, tequila, moonshine and mofongo: More dining options come to White Plains

lohud, Jeanne Muchnick, February 25, 2019


There's a lot happening in White Plains. Alongside new housing and commercial development, the city will soon be filled with lots of tacos and tequila, some over-the-top milkshakes — and moonshine — along with mofongo, a Puerto Rican dish of mashed fried plantains and various proteins.

Mamaroneck Ave. buildings demolished to make way for 434-unit apartment complex

MSN, Akiko Matsuda, February 6, 2019


Demolition has been almost completed at the corner of Mamaroneck Avenue and East Post Road this week to make way for a 434-unit luxury apartment complex, formerly known as Broadstone White Plains. 

The two-tower mixed-use development, which has yet to be renamed, received final approval from the Common Council in September 2017 when it was proposed by Alliance Residential Co.

Freebird Rocks American Comfort Food With a Southern Flair

Westchester Magazine


Sometimes, naming a business can be hard. But there was never any question about what to call this Mamaroneck Avenue restaurant.

Interactive map: Thousands of new apartments heading for downtown White Plains

Westfair Communications, Ryan Deffenbaugh, November 1, 2018


With more than 3,000 new apartment units either proposed, under construction or having opened in the past year, it can be difficult to keep track of who is building what where.

To help, the Business Journal has complied a list of some of the apartment development projects in the city over the past year – big and small. Some have opened, some are under construction and others are still under review by the city.

NYC developer proposes 18 apartments, restaurant to White Plains’ East Post Road

Westfair Communications, Ryan Deffenbaugh, November 1, 2018

"A stretch of storefronts along East Post Road in White Plains could soon be updated and built upon to create 18 apartments and restaurant space in the city’s downtown.