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enewsletter v2 08 Fun Halloween events for the whole family, Supervisor's and Administrator's reports, and more in this week's eNewsletter. VOTE! Click for Newsletter week ending 10/31/14 New Castle Community eNewsletter is a free, consolidated listing of information... Read more......

The Town of New Castle, New York is seeking to retain a qualified consultant to assist the Town with facilitating its five-member Master Plan Steering Committee through the identification of goals, objectives and strategies which will be compiled... Read more......

supervisorreport   By Rob Greenstein Chappaqua Crossing We continued the public hearings on the Chappaqua Crossing project. Since the last hearing, the Town has received four review memorandums from the Planning Board. We have received additional correspondence... Read more......

administrators report-04 By Jill Shapiro
On October 21, 2014 the Master Plan Steering Committee announced that it was postponing the master plan survey until February/March 2015 so the survey could be better aligned with the progress of its work on the master plan update.... Read more......

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announce2 The regular Town of New Castle Planning Board meeting scheduled for Monday, November 3, 2014 has been cancelled due to lack of available participants. Click here for more information. Read more......

On October 21, 2014, the Master Plan Steering Committee announced that it was postponing the master plan survey until February/March 2015 so the survey could be better aligned with the progress of its work on the master plan update. The Committee also... Read more......

chapline The Town of New Castle has a unique opportunity to create a new, functional recreation path – the ChapLine – connecting downtown Chappaqua to Horace Greeley High School and to Chappaqua Crossing.   The great news is that this path already... Read more......

  The 2015 Tentative Budget       2015 Tentative Budget Part 1       2015 Tentative Budget Part 2   Read more......

lwvstillconversationsupervisor LWV of New Castle Conversation with Town Supervisor Rob Greenstein held at the Chappaqua Library on September 29, 2014 is now available to view On Demand at: LWV - Conversation with Town Supervisor Rob Greenstein from New Castle Media Center on Vimeo.        ... Read more......

eNewsletter

enewsletter v2 08 Fun Halloween events for the whole family, Supervisor's and Administrator's reports, and more in this week's eNewsletter. VOTE! Click for Newsletter week ending 10/31/14  New Castle Community eNewsletter is a free, consolidated listing of information... Read more......

enewsletter v2 08   The New Castle Fall Festival is tomorrow, a free rabies clinic this Sunday in New Rochelle, and more in this week's eNewsletter. Click here for Newsletter week ending 10/24/14 New Castle Community eNewsletter is a free, consolidated listing... Read more......

enewsletter v2 08   The Supervisor's and Administrator's reports, a Chappaqua Library fundraiser, soup season at the farmer's market and much more! Click here for Newsletter week ending 10/17/14 New Castle Community eNewsletter is a free, consolidated listing... Read more......

enewsletter v2 08   The BAB contest award winners, breast cancer awareness, and getting ready for the Fall Festival this week in New Castle. Click here for Newsletter 10/9/14 New Castle Community eNewsletter is a free, consolidated listing of information that... Read more......

enewsletter v2 08 Supervisor Greestein speaks with the League of Women Voters, a fire prevention education open house, and celebrating small business in Chappaqua this week in New Castle. Click here for Newsletter 10/2/14 New Castle Community eNewsletter is a free,... Read more......

enewsletter v2 08 The Supervisor's and Administrator's Reports, the Chappaqua Children's Book Festival and much more this week in New Castle. Click here for week ending 9/26/14 New Castle Community eNewsletter is a free, consolidated listing of information that will... Read more......

enewsletter v2 08 New Castle Community Day, our Master Plan survey, fall foods at the farmer's market, and more this week in New Castle. Click here for Newsletter of week ending 9/19/14 New Castle Community eNewsletter is a free, consolidated listing of information... Read more......

enewsletter v2 08 A 9/11 Memorial ceremony, great fall offerings at the farmer's market, and more this week in New Castle. Click here for Newsletter of 9/11/14 New Castle Community eNewsletter is a free, consolidated listing of information that will be useful for... Read more......

enewsletter v2 08 The Supervisor's Report, school tax bills, 9/11 memorial ceremony, primary elections, and more in this week's Newsletter. Click here for week ending 9/9/14 New Castle Community eNewsletter is a free, consolidated listing of information that will... Read more......

enewsletter v2 08 Inside Chappaqua's August issue, New Castle Community Day information, Recreation & Parks Department fall program, and much more this week in New Castle.                       Click here... Read more......

Supervisor's Report

supervisorreport   By Rob Greenstein Chappaqua Crossing We continued the public hearings on the Chappaqua Crossing project. Since the last hearing, the Town has received four review memorandums from the Planning Board. We have received additional correspondence... Read more......

supervisorreport Town Events During the Pace public outreach sessions, participants expressed an interest in Town government hosting more events, such as parades and festivals. Here are a few such events being planned: New Castle Recreation & Park Department... Read more......

supervisorreport New Castle Launches Zero Tolerance for Distracted Driving New Castle will have zero tolerance for distracted driving. New Castle is taking a leadership role in fighting this growing destructive behavior. We have begun implementing initiatives we hope... Read more......

supervisorreport Mailing As you may have heard, we are working with an outside survey research firm to gather input from local residents about what they think is important to address in the master plan. Starting on September 18th, you may be contacted by a representative... Read more......

supervisorreport Department of Public Works: Completed Tasks and Project I am proud to report that since the appointment of Gerard Moerschell to lead the Department of Public Works ("DPW") four months ago, various tasks and projects have been implemented and completed.... Read more......

supervisorreport Waste Disposal contract The Town Board has awarded Sani-Pro the waste disposal contract beginning 2015. This year – with old contract - we are paying $2,386,550 for once a week pick-up. Next year – with new contract – we are paying $1,908,570 for... Read more......

supervisorreport I first want to acknowledge that the Planning Board is working very hard on their comments regarding the Chappaqua Crossing application, and we look forward to hearing those comments. I believe another joint meeting with the Planning Board would be helpful... Read more......

supervisorreport In an effort to continue to improve communication with residents, we are proud to introduce the Supervisor's and Administrator's Report. These reports will highlight some of the actions of the Town Board over the past few weeks. I have also summarized... Read more......

Administrator's Report

administrators report-04 By Jill Shapiro
On October 21, 2014 the Master Plan Steering Committee announced that it was postponing the master plan survey until February/March 2015 so the survey could be better aligned with the progress of its work on the master plan update.... Read more......

administrators report-04 Night time paving is continuing on Route 133 weather permitting. Paving can not be done in the rain-so although this project started last week and was expected only to take 2 weeks- weather delays will push the completion date back and the public should... Read more......

administrators report-04   The 2015 Budget process is underway. Comptroller Rob Deary expects to have the tentative budget to the Town Board by Friday October 3 in anticipation of the Town Board's budget meetings with Departments on Tuesday, October 7 from 7:00 to 10:30... Read more......

administrators report-04 Park & Rec Online Registration The New Castle Recreation & Parks Department is implementing a new recreation software program called "CommunityPass". This software program will soon allow the Recreation Department to accept online registration... Read more......

administrators report-04 Last week Con Ed started the long anticipated replacement of the gas line on lower King Street. The Town has known about this planned project for some time and we had some very specific demands of Con Ed: Since the work involved a major commercial... Read more......

administrators report-04 The NYS DOT has begun night time paving and milling on Route 117- the project extends from Mount Kisco- Rte 128- through to Mount Pleasant at 141. Our paving (hot mix asphalt overlay) program began yesterday morning and I am happy to report we are on... Read more......

Press Releases

announce2 The New Castle Town Board Meeting scheduled for 7:45 pm on October 28, 2014 will be preceded by and Executive Session at 7:15 pm to receive advice of Counsel and Lease of Real Property. The Executive Session will be held in Conference Rooms A&B, New... Read more......

announce2 The Town Board of the Town of New Castle has adjourned and will continue all the public hearings concerning the proposed Chappaqua Crossing Project including hearings concerning 1) amendments to the Town Development Plan,  2) Local Laws to amend... Read more......

announce2  A meeting of the Town of New Castle Master Plan Steering Committee has been scheduled for Thursday, October 16, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. or as soon thereafter as practicable. Please note that the Committee will move to enter into executive session once... Read more......

announce2 The New Castle Town Board Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 7:45pm will be preceded by a Work Session at 7:15pm. The Town Board Work Session will be followed by an Executive Session at 7:45pm to discuss personnel. The Town Board Work... Read more......

announce2 The Ethics Board of the Town of New Castle will meet on October 6th, 2014 at 7:30pm in the Town Board Conference Room, New Castle Town Hall, 200 So. Greeley Ave., Chappaqua, NY 10514 Click here for more information. Read more......

announce2 The New Castle Town Board will discuss the 2015 Budget during its scheduled Work Session on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 from 7:00pm to 10:30 pm. The Town Board will also meet on Thursday, October 9, 2014 from 8:00 am to 10:45 am and Tuesday, October 14,... Read more......

announce2 The New Castle Town Board Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014 at 7:45pm will be preceded by an Executive Session at 7:15 pm to discuss contract negotiations and receive advice of counsel, the meeting will be held in Conference Room B, New Castle... Read more......

announce2 The New Castle Town Board Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014 at 7:45pm will be preceded by an Executive Session at 7:30pm to conduct interviews. The Executive Session will be held in Conference Rooms A&B, New Castle Town Hall, 200 So.... Read more......

announce2 A Special Meeting of the Town of New Castle Planning Board has been scheduled for Monday, September 8, 2014 at 6:00 P.M., or as soon thereafter as practicable, to discuss the Town Board referrals re: Chappaqua Crossing Amended PDCP – 480 Bedford Road... Read more......

announce2 The New Castle Town Board Work Session scheduled for Tuesday, September 2, 2014 will begin at 8:00pm and be proceeded by an Exectuve Session at 7:15pm to discuss personnel. For more information click here. Read more......