Knowing that such a huge storm was coming and didn’t make arrangemen
I’m close to turn 60, with a health condition and had to shovel my driveway myse...lf
Hope my heart will be ok tomorrow.
Please don’t leave us alone next storm.
Since we have moved to White Plains at the end of June 2017, we have dealt with many department
First, we were in touch with the Bureau of Sanitation
Next was the White Plains School District. I was worried that our daughter would not get a place on the school bus, because April 1 had been the deadline for the school bus applicatio
As school hadn’t started yet, my daughter and I went to explore the Public Library of White Plains. I truly believe that that is the most beautiful children’s
After being done with the furnishing
The same kind of delivery system was used to bring a note to my attention that a city inspector would need to come to check on the completion
So I did. I called happily as by now I knew I would receive excellent service and I was not disappoint
Lastly, we received a letter from the White Plains School District telling us that our daughter had a spot on the school bus. I was very happy that her spot had worked out, but had a special request as I have to pick her up myself one day of the week. So I called to inform them about the change to the schedule and the lady I talked to was again so very nice. She wrote down all the dates, told me she would let the driver know and added that I would also have to let the school know about the dates. I acknowledg
Other cities should take an example of this wonderful city of White Plains and learn from it!
MY FAMILY AND I WOULD LIKE TO THANK THE CITY OF WHITE PLAINS WHOLEHEART
As our Earth Day city-wide recycling project, we will be collecting shoes again, and partnering with Soles for Souls! New this year, you can drop paired, gently used shoes in the blue and white bin located at the Gedney Recycling Facility.
Celebrate the myths and fables of winter in an interactive performance with Storyteller Jonathan Kruk! Come to the WP Library on Wednesday, February 21 at 7:00 p.m. for this exciting family event. Appropriate for children in grades 1-6 and their families.
During this treacherous winter morning last week, White Plains Police Officer Ahmed Danso-Faried observed an elderly resident having trouble walking up a slippery hill, he stops his patrol car and assists the resident into their apartment building and we caught the whole thing on camera. Good job, Officer! https://www.facebook.com/whiteplainspublicsafety/videos/1714189645309150/
During this treacherous winter morning, Officer Ahmed Danso-Faried observed an elderly resident having trouble walking up a slippery hill, he stops his patrol car and assists the resident into their apartment building and we caught the whole thing on camera. Good job, Officer!
One of the White Plains Library's most popular programs is returning: the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide offers free, individualized tax preparation for low-to moderate-income taxpayers—especially those 50 and older. Volunteers are trained to assist you in filing certain tax forms and schedules, including the Form 1040. You’ll find dates, times, and a list of what to bring here: https://whiteplainslibrary.org/2018/01/aarp-tax-aide-2018/
The City of White Plains Ebersole Ice Rink is the ideal location to enjoy outdoor recreation this winter season!
Public skate sessions at Ebersole:
Thursdays 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Fridays 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. and 8:00 - 10:00 p.m.,
Saturdays 1:45 - 4:15 p.m., ...
Sundays 8:30 -10:15 a.m. (adults only) and 1:15 - 3:45 p.m.
February Break Week is coming up. The winter recess public skate schedule for Ebersole is as follows:
Monday, February 19 thru Friday February 23 -1:00 - 3:45 p.m.
Friday, February 23 - 8:00 - 10:00 p.m.
* All Friday Night Skates starting February 9th through the end of the season will feature a live DJ *
For kids who would like to spend the February week on the ice, the City of White Plains offers Camp Chill at Ebersole.
Tuesday, February 20 thru Thursday, February 22nd from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Applications for camp chill are available at the rink.
The Ebersole Ice Rink is located at 110 Lake Street in White Plains. For additional information, please contact the rink at 422-1390, 422-1366, or visit our website at www.cityof whiteplains.com.
The White Plains Education & Training Center has partnered with the experts in Technology Training, Per Scholas, to provide in-demand courses that equip adults to successfully enter, or advance in, the field of technology.
Our brand new courses include NETWORK SECURITY TECHNICIAN (15 weeks starting June 4th | 2 Certifications) and IT SUPPORT SPECIALIST (11 weeks starting September 24th | 1 Certification).
This is a rapidly growing and in-demand field with competitive starti...ng salaries. Both courses will be held at the WPETC which is conveniently located in downtown White Plains. A full time commitment is required. There is NO COST! If you have a passion for technology and are eager to enter the field of IT or ready to take your career to the next level, apply today! Please Note: There is a competitive application and screening process. Pre-applications will be accepted until April 30th. Visit our website at www.wpetcitbootcamp.com for course information and the admissions process.
For additional information, contact the WPETC:
Phone: 914-422-8200 Email: WPETC@whiteplainsny.gov
Through a grant from New York State, The City of White Plains has partnered with Westchester Residential Opportunities to provide outreach, education and counseling services to city homeowners at risk of losing their homes.
The City of WP is partnering with Burbio, an innovative calendar-synching tool and resource for residents. A great way to keep track of the many interesting events happening in White Plains. Sign Up is fast, easy & free! www.burbio.com.
There will be lane closures on Main St. & No. Lexington Ave. due to water main repairs for the next two weeks. Work is scheduled Monday thru Friday between the hours of 9:30 AM and 3:30 PM. Expect delays in the area. Please consider using alternate routes to enter the city during this time. Some include: Westchester Ave, Westchester Mall Pl, No. Broadway and Bryant Av. All which are accessible via I-287.
The WP Library is now offering Kanopy, a terrific streaming movie service. Kanopy got a lot of press last summer, when New York Public and other major libraries began to offer it. And now it’s available in White Plains!
Kanopy offers a unique and compelling collection of films ranging from documentaries, indie and foreign films to must-see classics and blockbuster movies as well as The Great Courses. But don’t take our word for it, go to the site itself and take a look:
Westchester Residential Opportunities works with homeowners in the City of White Plains who are concerned about making their next mortgage payment, are in foreclosure proceedings, or experiencing mortgage default.