Below are useful links of interest:
We've put together a list of common acronyms for you.
City of Yonkers Website
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
Sustainable Hudson Valley
River Communities Coalition of Yonkers (RCCY)
US Green Building Council
LEED building and rating systems
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)
Yonkers Planning/Zoning/Landmarks/Yonkers Green City Advisory Committee
Note: Schedules DO change. Check www.yonkersny.gov 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