On Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 1:00 pm, a groundbreaking ceremony will take place at 15 South 5th Avenue, Mount Vernon, NY, the site of a new mixed-use educational and housing development, The Enclave on 5th. Enclave Equities, through its development arm, is rehabilitating the long vacant office building. The approximately 80,000 square foot 4 story structure, […]
When Mayor Ernest D. Davis announced a new program designed by EVT Educational Productions would be coming to the city to provide a Youth/Community Outreach Project there was excitement about bringing transferable training into the city. EVT intended to provide exposure and training in film and TV studio production and editing, studio operations, and related […]
The following garbage pickup schedule will be in effect for the week of September 2, 2013: NO regular garbage or yard waste pickup on Monday, September 2, 2013. Regular Monday garbage pickup on Southside will be on Tuesday, September 3, 2013. Regular Monday yard waste pickup on Northside will be on Tuesday, September 3, 2013. […]
The United Nations Association (UNA) of the Southern New York State Division is conducting a YouTube video contest, “The World I Want,” that is open to currently enrolled middle and high school students (grades 6-12). Video submissions should aim to illustrate the applicant’s idea of how the world should be and incorporate UN values, such […]
As part of its recycling efforts, the Westchester County Mobile Shredder is scheduled to be in Mount Vernon on Saturday, August 31st from 10am until 1 pm. The mobile unit will be stationed at the municipal lot on 5th Avenue and 2nd Street. Residents can bring bulk personal documents for shredding to protect sensitive information […]
Sign up for instructional skating lessons at the Mount Vernon Ice Hutch. Children ages 8 – 17 can receive skating instruction on Saturday afternoons from 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm. Sign up now, space is limited!
Check out all that the Department of Recreation is offering this fall. Activities for youth include tennis, skating, soccer and dance lessons! Programs are also available for adults and senior citizens. Fall 2013 Recreation Brochure
The Department of Recreation will be hosting a Tennis Clinic on Friday evenings from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm. This program is conducted based on the skill level of the participant. Beginners play from 5:00pm – 6:00pm, intermediate skilled players from 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm, and advanced players from 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm. […]
The Department of Recreation will be holding an Instructional Baseball and Softball Clinic in the Mount Vernon High School Turf Room. Boys and girls, ages 6 – 17 can sign up to learn the basics of throwing, catching, hitting and fielding from experienced baseball trainers. The program will run from October 4th – December 21st, 2013. […]
On Monday afternoons from 4:00pm – 6:00pm, children ages 7 – 17 can participate in an instructional soccer clinic at the Sports Underdome. Participants will learn the basics of shooting, passing and dribbling. This program will run from October 7th, 2013 – November 25th, 2013. Program fee: $30 – Residents, $40 – Non- Residents.