United Citizens for a Better New Rochelle (UCBNR) received the National Development Council (NDC) report on the Echo Bay project. Below is our initial analysis of the report.Read more
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The City of New Rochelle has made public a report on tax-abatements for Forest City's proposed development at Echo Bay. The report was prepared by the National Development Council, a consulting firm retained to evaluate development projects.Read more
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Talk of the Sound has obtained a series of documents from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers under a Freedom of Information Request that raise new questions about the viability of Forest City/Ratner's proposed Echo Bay Development. Similar, repeated public record requests made to the City of New Rochelle since last July have been sidestepped or ignored.Read more
Can New Rochelle Mayor and Forest City Ratner debate truth and facts?
Can a leopard change its spots?
What’s in your wallet?Read more
Phil Reisman has a "must read" article in today's Journal News.Read more
Con Edison will acquire 10,378 square feet of under water area in Echo Bay.
"We own a 100,000-square-foot parcel that is contiguous to the 10,378-square-foot parcel," said Con Ed spokesperson Allan Drury. "The 10,378-square-foot parcel used to be under water. But the water line has moved over the years so that it is no longer under water."Read more