New Rochelle Selects Twining Properties as Waterfront Developer


NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Twining Properties (“Twining”) has been selected to develop New Rochelle’s Echo Bay waterfront. City Council passed a resolution to formally designate Twining as Developer on July 8, 2014. Twining was one of four development groups that presented proposals to the City Council in June.

The Mayor Abdicates Municipal Authority & Keeps Us in the Dark


The Mayor’s Abdication of Municipal Authority

New Rochelle City Manager Calls on NRMHA to "Correct Deficiencies", Open Meeting Law Violations


In response to a Talk of the Sound article published 10 days ago, City Manager Charles B. Strome says he has spoken with Steve Horton, an official at the New Rochelle Municipal Housing Authority ("NRMHA), to address "deficiencies" in how the NRMHA conducts its public meetings.

Summer Youth Nutrition Program Announcement


NEW ROCHELLE, NY —- The City of New Rochelle Department of Parks and Recreation has announced the sponsorship of the free Summer Youth Nutrition Program for children within the City of New Rochelle. The Summer Youth Nutrition Program offers free meals to eligible sites starting June 30, 20134 through August 22, 2014.

OPEN LETTER: New Rochelle Municipal Housing Authority Violations of New York State Open Meeting Law


This open letter was sent over the weekend to City Manager Charles B. Strome and copied to all members of the City Council.

As you all know, I have made a mission of bringing greater transparency and accountability to public agencies in New Rochelle with a particular focus on FOIL and OML.