To All My Neighbors
By Bronxville Mayor MARY MARVIN, Esq.

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BRONXVILLE, NY — March 24, 2020 — Hemingway said, “Courage is grace under pressure” and I can attest that our Village is filled with courageous citizens. It starts right at our Police Department where our officers volunteered to pick up and deliver groceries and medicine to our seniors and the infirmed. Our Police Department was the thoughtful recipients of meals …

Mary MarvinTo All My Neighbors
By Bronxville Mayor MARY MARVIN, Esq.

Inevitably Green, Spring is the Promise of Warmer Weather
By Mayor MARY MARVIN, Esq.

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BRONXVILLE, NY — March 3, 2020 — As Spring approaches, so do initiatives in the Village associated with the warmer weather. Many are on the green front as we look to redouble our efforts in the Village on the sustainability front thanks to our very active Green Committee. As a reminder, the plastic bag ban has taken effect though the …

Mary MarvinInevitably Green, Spring is the Promise of Warmer Weather
By Mayor MARY MARVIN, Esq.

“The Miracle on Dusenberry Road”
By Mayor MARY MARVIN, Esq

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BRONXVILLE, NY — February 18, 2020 — Everyone has heard of the “Miracle on 34th Street” and now Bronxville has its own version, “The Miracle on Dusenberry Road”.  The following is a wonderful narrative of a day in the life of so many people who care for and protect us on a daily basis, making our Village the truly incredible …

Mary Marvin“The Miracle on Dusenberry Road”
By Mayor MARY MARVIN, Esq

Letters from the Census Bureau Arriving Mid-March
By Mayor MARY MARVIN, Esq.

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BRONXVILLE, NY — February 11, 2020 —The 2020 Census is upon us.  The Founding Fathers thought the census so important they mandated it as part of the constitution.  Letters from the Census Bureau will arrive from mid to late March.  This first entreaty will arrive in the mail without a paper questionnaire.  Instead households will be directed to a website …

Mary MarvinLetters from the Census Bureau Arriving Mid-March
By Mayor MARY MARVIN, Esq.

Bronxville Police Department Focus of Board of Trustees
By Mayor MARY MARVIN, Esq.

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BRONXVILLE, NY — February 4, 2020 —The recent changes to the New York State Laws on bail, discovery and speedy trial have caused the Trustees and me to focus on our Police Department. In that vein, I thought I would share the interworkings of the Bronxville PD to better inform all the citizens they serve and protect. A very lean …

Mary MarvinBronxville Police Department Focus of Board of Trustees
By Mayor MARY MARVIN, Esq.

The Plastic Bags Ban: Paper Bags 5 Cents Charge v Reusable Bags
By Mayor MARY MARVIN, Esq.

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BRONXVILLE, NY — January 28, 2020 —On March 1, New York State will ban plastic bags distributed by any business required to pay and collect New York State taxes. The bill also allows counties to decide to charge an optional five cent fee for customers who chose paper bags vs. reusable bags. Bags exempt from the law include those used …

eHeziThe Plastic Bags Ban: Paper Bags 5 Cents Charge v Reusable Bags
By Mayor MARY MARVIN, Esq.

Goals Set for Bronxville in Compliance with the 2020 Comprehensive Plan
By Mayor MARY MARVIN, Esq.

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BRONXVILLE, NY — January 26, 2020 —Even though our budget year is on a June cycle, the Trustees and I consider the new year as a time for goal setting for the calendar year. During our Comprehensive Plan process, you as residents, gave a resounding endorsement of preserving the Village – its character, open space and natural attributes.  All of …

eHeziGoals Set for Bronxville in Compliance with the 2020 Comprehensive Plan
By Mayor MARY MARVIN, Esq.

935 Bills That Impact the Residents of Bronxville
By Mayor MARY MARVIN, Esq.

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BRONXVILLE, NY — January 14, 2020 – In a record-setting year, the New York State legislature passed 935 bills, many of which will have a direct impact on the residents of Bronxville. The following is a list of the major bills passed and signed by Governor Cuomo into law:   All farmworkers must be paid time and a half if …

eHezi935 Bills That Impact the Residents of Bronxville
By Mayor MARY MARVIN, Esq.

Bronxville Board of Trustees To Evolve and Finalize Comprehensive Plan Begun By Visionary Forbearers
By Mayor MARY MARVIN, Esq.

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BRONXVILLE, NY — January 7, 2020 — The Village Board of Trustees is set to finalize our most recent comprehensive plan, a very prudent documentation of the village which started with our visionary forbearers in the early 1950’s. In essence, a comprehensive plan states where the community has been, where it is now and where it wants to go by …

Mary MarvinBronxville Board of Trustees To Evolve and Finalize Comprehensive Plan Begun By Visionary Forbearers
By Mayor MARY MARVIN, Esq.

Planning For and Creating a “Blue Zone”
By Mayor MARY MARVIN, Esq.

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BRONXVILLE, NY — December 17, 2019 — As village government continues to proactively tackle and repair our underground infrastructure, we are also focusing on our above ground community qualities going beyond the traditional landscape and road surfaces to quality-of-life concerns. In that vein, I think Bronxville truly has the possibility of being one of those “Blue Zones”, the locations around …

Mary MarvinPlanning For and Creating a “Blue Zone”
By Mayor MARY MARVIN, Esq.