The New Rochelle League of Women Voters:
Deeds not Words
The New Rochelle League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization
encouraging informed and active participation in government.
It influences public policy through education and advocacy.
New Rochelle LWV to Hold Forum for Local County Board Legislature Candidates, Oct 23
The League of Women Voters of New Rochelle will present a forum for candidates running for Westchester County Board of Legislators in Districts 7,10 and 11 on Monday, October 23, 2017 in New Rochelle City Hall Auditorium .
The public may submit questions and mingle with candidates from 6 to 6:30 p.m. and the forum will begin at 6:30 p.m.
The candidates for District 7 are as follows:
Incumbent Catherine Parker (D) and challenger Norman S. Rosenblum (R), current Mayor of Mamaroneck Village.
District 7 includes a portion of New Rochelle.
Incumbent Sheila Marcotte (R) and challenger Damon Maher (D) in District 10, which includes the north end of New Rochelle and Eastchester;
James Maisano (R), incumbent is unchallenged in District 11, which covers the balance of New Rochelle and Pelham.
Questions from voters may be submitted ahead of time to:
A League moderator from outside the city will lead the evening.
The public is encouraged to go online to Vote411.org for detailed information about each candidate.
The candidates forum will be videotaped by NRTV and will air on Verizon channel 28 and Cablevision channel 75 and will be available on demand in the days before the November 7th election.
For more info contact Joan Alexander at:
Chatting with three young women graduating from New Rochelle HS from Ina Aronow LWV of New Rochelle on Vimeo.
Interview with My Brother's Keeper Leader in New Rochelle from Ina Aronow LWV of New Rochelle on Vimeo.
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- For any questions regarding your ballot please call your County Board of Elections office or call our State League office at (518) 465-4163.
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League Services Learn More
- The New Rochelle League of Women Voters provides many voter services and information.
About the New Rochelle League Learn More
- Many people may wonder what the New Rochelle League does for this community. The Services provided by the League range from registering people to vote, providing important information on community issues through our Coffee & Conversation speakers each month at the New Rochelle Library and interviews on our cable program. Young people have been given an introduction to politics through both state and county League programs. The League also organizes forums to introduce the voters to candidates and state offices where the voters are able to submit questions to be debated by the candidates.
League Videos Learn More
- View League produced videos of community leaders.
100th Anniversary of women's right to vote in New York State Learn More
- This year is the 100th Anniversary of women's right to vote in New York State!
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Coffee and Conversations Learn More
- Coffee and Conversation is a series of informal morning gatherings sponsored by the League of Women Voters of New Rochelle.
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- Gallery of League Events
Please Exercise Your Hard-Won Right to Vote
a blog post by Ina Aranow about Your Hard-Won Right to Vote originally published on My Brother's Keeper New Rochelle's website.
Volunteers are needed by the LWVNR for Voter Registration Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays during lunchtime hours at the three area colleges and on the first Friday and Saturday of each month at the NR Public Library big book sales.
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The Founder of the League of Women Voters
Carrie Chapman Catt
LWV New Rochelle Founder
National Portrait Gallery, Washington D.C.
Mary Elliot Foote (1872-1968)
Oil on Canvas (1927)