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CROWDSOURCING: Analysis of New Rochelle School District's Annual Visual Inspection Reports, Five Year Capital Plan and AHERA Triennial Asbestos Inspection

November 28, 2014 - 21:43

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- This past August Talk of the Sound obtained documents from the City School District of New Rochelle under a Freedom of Information Request. Since then we have obtained additional documents to complete a matched set. What follows below are the complete set of all current Annual Visual Inspection Reports, as well as the Five Year Capital Plan and AHERA Triennial Asbestos Inspection broken down by school building.

CSEA Calls Cops After Funds Go Missing in Accounts of New Rochelle Public Library Workers Union

November 26, 2014 - 16:09


NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- An internal audit by Civil Service Employees Association ("CSEA") Local 860 has uncovered financial fraud by a union officer of the CSEA unit at the New Rochelle Public Library, Talk of the Sound has confirmed.a


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These photos were taken Monday night on July 24th.

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