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Below are useful links of interest:


Common Acronyms

We've put together a list of common acronyms for you.

City of Yonkers Website

Energy Star
Information about Energy Star building practices and rating systems

Historic District Council (NYC)
Valuable information about historic preservation

Hudson River Community Association (HRCA)

Historic River Towns of Westchester

National Trust for Historic Places

New York State Energy Research and Development Agency

New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation

Philipse Manor Hall
Yonkers' premiere historic building

Project for Public Spaces
A not-for-profit that works with municipalities to design their public spaces. PPS has an excellent newsletter

Sarah Lawrence College Center for the Urban River at Beczak

Scenic Hudson

Sustainable Hastings

Sustainable Hudson Valley

Sustainable Westchester


River Communities Coalition of Yonkers (RCCY)

US Green Building Council
LEED building and rating systems

Westchester County
Environmental information

Westchester County Board of Legislators

Westchester Land Trust

Yonkers Land Conservancy

Yonkers Historical Society




State Environmental Quality "Cookbook"
A SEQRA guidebook provided by the New York State Department of Environmental Protection (PDF)


Meeting Schedules

Yonkers Planning/Zoning/Landmarks/Yonkers Green City Advisory Committee

Note: Schedules DO change. Check  City Calendar to be sure!

Meetings are held at City Hall in the 4th floor conference room or in one of the 4th floor Chambers.

Planning Board: 2nd Wednesdays at 5:30 pm
Zoning Board of Appeals: 3rd Tuesdays at 6 pm
Landmarks Preservation Board: 1st Wednesdays, 7 pm
Yonkers Green City Advisory Committee: 3rd Wednesdays, 6:30 pm


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