Rainstorms, Fall, Tree Removal
By Mayor MARY C. MARVIN, Esq.

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VILLAGE OF BRONXVILLE, NY — October 23, 2018 — Given the extremely porous nature of the ground so early in the Fall, Con Edison has ratcheted up their program to address hazardous trees, not only in the public right of way but on private property, to minimize customer outages. In a pilot program, in partnership with the town of Cortlandt, …

eHeziRainstorms, Fall, Tree Removal
By Mayor MARY C. MARVIN, Esq.

Bronxville: Damaging Rain Storms; Inquiry of Project Engineers and Pump Manufacturers Engaged
By Mayor MARY C. MARVIN, Esq.

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VILLAGE OF BRONXVILLE, NY — October 2, 2018 — Last Tuesday we had the third major rain event in as many weeks and clearly the most damaging affecting every corner of the Village including homes never before flooded. As a result, many questions were directed to School and Village officials as to the whys and where fors. The following are …

eHeziBronxville: Damaging Rain Storms; Inquiry of Project Engineers and Pump Manufacturers Engaged
By Mayor MARY C. MARVIN, Esq.

Village to Purchase Avalon Parking Lot; New Building Inspector Hired
By Mayor MARY C. MARVIN, Esq.

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VILLAGE OF BRONXVILLE, NY — September 19, 2018 — As a result of multiyear discussions and negotiations, the village has finalized an agreement to purchase the Avalon parking lot adjacent to the Metro-North station. For a transfer price of $1.6 million, Avalon Corporation will demolish the asbestos-filled, dilapidated former filling station and remove the underground tanks and conduits. The cleanup …

eHeziVillage to Purchase Avalon Parking Lot; New Building Inspector Hired
By Mayor MARY C. MARVIN, Esq.

It Feels Like a New Year
By Mayor MARY C. MARVIN, Esq.

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VILLAGE OF BRONXVILLE, NY — September 12, 2018 —  Happy New Year!!  That’s what it feels like at Village Hall as we race to finish summer projects to coincide with the return of all of our residents. The following is a sampling of the major projects undertaken in the village in the last three months – one of our busiest …

eHeziIt Feels Like a New Year
By Mayor MARY C. MARVIN, Esq.

Precautionary Measures During Summer Vacation
By Mayor MARY C. MARVIN, Esq.

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VILLAGE OF BRONXVILLE, NY — July 17, 2018  — As one can immediately tell by the availability of parking on Pondfield Road, many Villagers are off on vacation. Even if traveling for a short duration, it is important that one’s home look occupied.  Despite stopping mail, phonebooks, flyers and Pennysavers in the driveway are all giveaways to a vacant house. …

eHeziPrecautionary Measures During Summer Vacation
By Mayor MARY C. MARVIN, Esq.

TOD: Transit-Oriented Development, Indeed
By Mayor MARY C. MARVIN, Esq.

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VILLAGE OF BRONXVILLE, NY — June 30, 2018  — Village Administrator Jim Palmer and I recently attended a parking seminar sponsored by the Urban Land Institute.  Given the parking needs/constraints/potential opportunities in our Village, we thought well worth our time and we weren’t disappointed. Overview The United States has 260 million cars and currently 800 million spots so the inventory …

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By Mayor MARY C. MARVIN, Esq.

Bronxville’s Version of Made In America
By Mayor MARY C. MARVIN, Esq.

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VILLAGE OF BRONXVILLE, NY — June 30, 2018  — Many a day, I rush home to catch my favorite TV show, Jeopardy, and manage to get there often with minutes to spare.  As a result, I frequently catch the very last segment of ABC Nightly News called Made in America.  It features a company/individuals helping out their fellow mankind often …

eHeziBronxville’s Version of Made In America
By Mayor MARY C. MARVIN, Esq.

Timely Issues Affecting Bronxville Villagers
By Mayor MARY C. MARVIN, Esq.

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VILLAGE OF BRONXVILLE, NY — June 12, 2018  — The following is a compilation of timely issues affecting Villagers as we enter the summer season. Police Activity Eight suspects have been arrested and several others being actively sought for mail theft and bank fraud in connection with the recent spate of mail tampering and check “washing.” The Police Chief still …

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By Mayor MARY C. MARVIN, Esq.

Memorial Day Speech
By Mayor MARY C. MARVIN, Esq.

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VILLAGE OF BRONXVILLE, NY — May 31, 2018  — Good Morning and God Bless America I extend a warm welcome to all of our clergy, firemen, police officers, community organizations, distinguished colleagues in government and residents and all the young people here. A special welcome of thanks I extend to all the Veterans in the audience including Gene Westmoreland, husband …

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By Mayor MARY C. MARVIN, Esq.

The Solemnity and Pride of Memorial Day in the Village of Bronxville
By Mayor MARY C. MARVIN, Esq.

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VILLAGE OF BRONXVILLE, NY — May 15, 2018  — As Memorial Day approaches, I decided to dig a little deeper into Bronxville’s history of observing the day.  Our Village historian, Ray Geselbracht, was enormously helpful in searching the archives for our local history. As I mentioned in last week’s column, Decoration Day began in 1868 to commemorate the sacrifices of …

eHeziThe Solemnity and Pride of Memorial Day in the Village of Bronxville
By Mayor MARY C. MARVIN, Esq.