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Posted on: June 11, 2021

Greenburgh to honor 2 COVID ANGEL leaders at Pride Ceremony

Greenburgh to recognize two Covid Angel organizers whose efforts saved lives during Pride flag raising ceremony on June 23rd. We plan to recognize members of the LGBTQ community annually.

GREENBURGH TO HONOR  TWO COVID ANGEL LEADERS AT PRIDE MONTH CEREMONY

Progress Flag Raising Set for Wed. June 23, 6 pm at Town Hall  

STARTING A NEW TRADITION HONORING LGBTQ LEADERS

  Greenburgh’s new rainbow Pride flags a...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: June 9, 2021

car dealership offers one paid internship opportunity for students

we want to create internship/apprenticeship opportunities for students

CENTRAL AVENUE HYUNDAI OFFERS APPRENTICESHIP OPPORTUNITY

Greenburgh hopes Hyundai can form a model of what others will follow  

GREENBURGH, NY_   In recent weeks, Town of Greenburgh student extern and graduating Edgemont senior Dexter Seel...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: June 7, 2021

Greenburgh veterans committee plans workshops regarding benefits

What questions would you like answered?

The Town of Greenburgh, Veterans Advisory Committee will be holding workshops in Town Hall for Veterans, and their family members, on how to obtain VA benefits.
Please contact theTown Supervisors office to add any benefit you would like covered.
Workshop da...
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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: June 6, 2021

Pride month- nominate a Greenburgh resident involved in LGBTQ community

Greenburgh celebrates diversity. We would like to honor accomplished residents who are involved in the LGBTQ community at our June 23rd Town Board meeting

NOMINATE  GREENBURGH RESIDENTS WHO DESERVE TO BE HONORED WHO ARE INVOLVED IN THE LGBTQ COMMUNITY  DURING PRIDE MONTH
At the Greenburgh Town Board meeting on June 23rd we would like to honor  the accomplishments of Greenburgh resi...
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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: June 4, 2021

Lifeguards wanted

The Town of Greenburgh is looking for certified lifeguards or persons over 15 who are interested in becoming certified as a lifeguard AND want to work for the Town at Anthony F Veteran Park this summer.

The Town of Greenburgh is looking for certified lifeguards or persons over 15 who are interested in becoming certified as a lifeguard AND want to work for the Town at Anthony F Veteran Park this summer.

 

Please contact Greg du Sablon 914 523-8368 ...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: June 4, 2021

e waste pick up week of June 14th--must make appointment by Wed

Our first e waste pick up earlier this winter was a success. We're going to offer e waste pickups a few times a year

We will be picking up electronic items such as computers, TVs, and printers the week of June 14th.

The Department of Public Works will be offering a special pickup service for electronic items the week of June 14. We will be picking up electronic items suc...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: June 3, 2021

SIGN THE PETITION TO PROTECT UNINCORPORATED GREENBURGH

If Edgemont residents pursue incorporation it could be devastating to the rest of unincorporated Greenburgh: higher taxes, reduction in services. The NYS Legislature could vote on important legislation within the week. Act now!!

 

In recent weeks, key citizens, community leaders and I, with full unanimous Town Council support, have been lobbying to pass a bill to protect the Town of Greenburgh – now we ask that a since-gutted version of this bill be restored to ...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: June 3, 2021

HOW TO APPLY FOR AN ABSENTEE BALLOT APPLICATION:

The June 22nd Primary is around the corner. Here is some important information for those who do not want to vote in person and want to obtain an absentee ballot:

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: June 2, 2021

The Department of Public Works will be offering a special pickup service for electronic items

Acceptable E-Waste Items

We will be picking up electronic items such as computers, TVs, and printers the week of June 14th.

The Department of Public Works will be offering a special pickup service for electronic items the week of June 14. We will be picking up electronic items such as computers, TVs, and printers. A detailed list of items considered to be e-waste can be found ...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: May 31, 2021

Remembering Olivia Hooker on the 100th anniversary of the Tulsa Massacre

A Greenburgh resident, a national legend- Olivia Hooker was one of the last known survivors of the Tulsa race massacre of 1921 and the first African American woman to enter the US Coast Guard.

On the 100th anniversary of the Tulsa Race massacre of 1921 we  remember a Greenburgh legend, Oliva Hooker who was an american psychologist and professor and resident of Greenburgh.  She was one of the last known survivors of the Tulsa r...
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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: May 30, 2021

Watch 150 living history interviews of Greenburgh Veterans this weekend

Watch 150 living history interviews with Greenburgh Veterans this weekend on TV on on the web
And, remember- Memorial day motorcade begins tomorrow at 10:30 AM

YOU CAN WATCH ABOUT 150 HALF HOUR INTERVIEWS WITH GREENBURGH  VETERANS NON STOP ON PUBLIC ACCESS TV OR BY CLICKING ON TO OUR LIVING HISTORY LINK  (many of the veterans have sadly passed)

Every Memorial day weekend from Friday to Tuesday m...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: May 28, 2021

Important Information to Know About the 2021 Pool Experience at AFV & Massaro Parks

The Town of Greenburgh Department of Parks and Recreation pool facilities at Anthony F. Veteran Pool Park and Massaro Park will be open for the 2021 season.

Greenburgh Parks and Recreation

2021 Outdoor Swimming Pools Hours of Operation

 

The Town of Greenburgh Department of Parks and Recreation pool facilities at Anthony F. Veteran Pool Park and Massaro Park will be open for the 2021 season.  C...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: May 28, 2021

Chair lift donated to Housing Authority resident unable to get outside due to illness

The Gullotta House came to the rescue! A young woman was essentially a prisoner in her own apartment, unable to get down the steps and enjoy the outdoors.

GULLOTTA HOUSE DONATES LIFT FOR HOUSING AUTHORITY TENANT  UNABLE TO GO OUTSIDE DUE TO ILLNESS AND STEPS

Earlier this week I advised residents that a resident who I met while conducting my daily bike calls around the Greenburgh had a major...
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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: May 27, 2021

Greenburgh Library reopening information

Greenburgh library to open on June 2

This week the Library Board approved re-opening the library on Tuesday June 2, with the following hours which will be effect until Labor Day, after which we will resume normal winter hours to be open Sunday and  with a later closing time on Tuesd...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: May 24, 2021

Greenburgh EMS -special charity donation account set up to help those with medical needs

We are raising private donations to help a woman get a chair lift.. Previously helped a COVID survivor obtain an electric scooter. And another person obtain a portable oxygen device. How can you help?

In recent months the town of Greenburgh has raised funds and helped individuals with major medical problems who can't afford medical devices that can enhance their quality of life. . Private donations have been used to purchase an &n...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: May 21, 2021

help wanted- young woman needs wheelchair lift so she can enjoy outdoors

A young woman who is now wheelchair confined lives on the 2nd floor of an apartment. She has difficulty getting outside and needs a stair lift. Will you help her?

Last week, while bicycling around the Greenburgh Housing Authority apartments, I met a woman whose daughter was  recently  diagnosed with a  illness  called Cipd. It effects  the nerves  on he...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: May 15, 2021

851 people have already signed online petition calling for sidewalk on W Hartsdale Ave

A new sidewalk on W Hartsdale Ave would be a big quality of life enhancement

Less than 2 weeks ago we started an online petition calling on New York State to appropriate funds for a new sidewalk on West Hartsdale Ave from Central Ave to Secor Road. This sidewalk would enable hundreds of pedestrians who live near W Hartsdale Ave to...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: May 4, 2021

online petition for sidewalk on West Hartsdale Ave-please sign

The NYS Legislature has appropriated funding for infrastructure. We need to show Senator Andrea Stewart Cousins and Assemblyman Tom Abinanti that there is significant interest in having a sidewalk at this important state road. Please sign.

PLEASE HELP US LOBBY NYS TO FUND A SIDEWALK ON WEST HARTSDALE AVE 

SIGN OUR ON LINE PETITION 

Sidewalk would help students, businesses, residents walk/bike safely

 

The New York State Legislature passed a budget last month that cont...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Con Ed Vs. Sustainable Westchester- rates and programs

Con Ed and Sustainable Westchester

Greenburgh and 26 other localities in Westchester have been participating in Sustainable Westchester's ESCO.  The Sustainable Westchester rates are fixed for the terms of the contract - can't go...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: May 2, 2021

Take a Hike! Hillside Woods in Hastings

A great place to Hike: Hillside Woods in Hastings

If you are looking for a great hiking area that you might not be familiar with - check out Hillside Woods in Hastings. Great nature walk series, work sessions, wildlife, native birds, mammals, insects and plants.  You'll have a great tim...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: May 1, 2021

Bicycle Sundays -beginning tomorrow May 2 from 10 to 2

Bike, Jog, walk on a 13.1 mile loop of the Bronx River Parkway from Yonkers to White Plains -

In 1974 I served as a member of former County Executive Al Del Bello's Bike Committee.  I was the chair of the Task Force for Bikeways in Westchester (I was in High School) which successfully lobbied the Board of Legislators to appropria...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: April 27, 2021

Help wanted: Summer Jobs (camps/lifeguarding)

Greenburgh Parks and Recreation is currently accepting applications for the following positions:

  • Camp counselor, assistant counselor, assistant camp director and camp specialists. Contact Ruth Reed, Director of Day Camps at rreed@greenburghny.com ...
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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: April 22, 2021

wanted: a farmer's market at Greenburgh Town Hall

Help us find farmers and vendors

Town Clerk Judith Beville and my office, working with the Department of Planning, are reaching out to farmer's and other food vendors/artists asking if there is interest in setting up a farmer's market at Greenburgh Town Hall in our park...
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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: April 18, 2021

Greenburgh launches VaxUpWestchester initiative to encourage those who are hesitant to take vaccine

Please encourage your friends, neighbors, relatives who are hesitant about the vaccine to reconsider. Help save their lives and others too. Phase 2 of our COVID ANGELS program--focusing on the vaccine hesitancy population

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GREENBURGH LAUNCHES INITIATIVE TO ADDRESS VACCINE HESITANCY: 

Covid Angels’ Phase 2 encourages vaccination for anyone eligible 

GREENBURGH, NY_   On the heels of the Town of Greenburgh, NY's pioneer...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: April 15, 2021

Ardsley students to help Greenburgh Health Center patients with free food

Volunteers and donations wanted for exciting new initiative

A NEW CARING CUPBOARD IS COMING TO GREENBURGH HEALTH CENTER: 

Volunteers & donations welcome in a youth-led initiative to feed our neighbors 

   Tanya and Ananya Shukla, 15- and 12-year-old sisters at Ardsley High and...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: April 11, 2021

FIX IT Greenburgh- using GPS to report problems to town from your phone

FIX IT! Greenburgh will enable you to quickly and easily report potholes, quality of life issues from your phone to the town using GPS technology

On Tuesday at 6:45 PM residents and the  Greenburgh Town Board will have the opportunity to hear a presentation of a new initiative the town plans to launch shortly --"FIX  IT! Greenburgh" is an interesting new initiative the t...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: April 9, 2021

Anti bias, racism, hate crimes lawn sign campaign suggested

Add phone numbers and contact info on lawn signs advising people who to contact if they experience hate, bias

Black Lives matter is a movement that started because of racism and hate. Anti Semitic Graffiti. Crimes and harassment against the Asian community, hatred by some against Muslims;  Anti Asian bias.  Harassment against the LGBT community....
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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: April 6, 2021

Elevator installation update- Hartsdale train station

Bids for elevator should be awarded in the fall of this year -with construction starting next year. Great news for the elderly and disabled

Elevator update - Hartsdale Train Station. Metro North advises that they will advertise within the next month. There will be a 5 months procurement phase until award (on or about September 2021).

Actual work may be visible in the 1st quarter of 2022. &...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: March 26, 2021

Sign up for Community Solar-save up to 10% on electric bill

If you want to save up to 10% on your electric bills and help the environment and Greenburgh Nature Center this is a fantastic opportunity

SAVE MONEY WITH COMMUNITY SOLAR -- AN OPPORTUNITY FOR RENTERS, HOMEOWNERS, AND ELIGIBLE ORGANIZATIONS -- SOLAR BENEFITS WITH NO ROOF REQUIRED

IF you sign up you also will help the GREENBURGH NATURE CENTER

Community Solar allows people and eligible organizat...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: March 17, 2021

traffic safety improvements we completed, underway or planned

Traffic safety is of great importance to our town

Transportation & Safety Improvement Planning

The lists below represent a series of Town transportation projects that were previously completed (focus on last five years), are underway, or are planned. Not included are several miles of sidewalk projects...

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News & Town Board Reports (gblist)
Posted on: March 12, 2021

curbsite pickup of food scraps offered by Hastings HS graduates

A new business that Hastings HS graduates started--they will pick up your food scraps for $5 a week

The town of Greenburgh was the 2nd community in Westchester to create a food scrap recycling drop off location -at AF Veteran park and at Greenburgh Town Hall. Many residents have taken advantage of this opportunity to reduce garbage by recycling food scr...
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