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Briarcliff Manor

Fore!... Golf’s Game of Tax Reductions

To anyone associated with the game of golf, or those who live in communities with private golf clubs, it’s safe to say they are aware of the sense of grandeur and opulence that exists on the impeccably landscaped grounds, with exquisite buildings and extensive amenities including restaurants, swimming, horseback riding, fitness centers and, of course, a golf course that speaks to the financial prowess of its members.

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Hot Stuff – Briarcliff Chamber of Commerce

The Briarcliff Manor Chamber of Commerce will be holding its 6th annual Chili Cook-Off on Thursday, May 4, 2017, from 5-7pm. The Chili Cook-Off is Briarcliff Manor’s nod to Cinco de Mayo. This family-friendly event, held outdoors at one of the loveliest times of year, takes place in front of the storefronts along Pleasantville Road from the Briarcliff Manor Fire House to Holbrook Cottage. Local businesses join together and offer samples of homemade chili to all of Briarcliff’s friends and neighbors. Everyone gets to vote on their favorite chili recipe and a winner is awarded at the end of the evening!

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In Briarcliff...Q&A on Two Projects

Law Pavilion

RJ: What is the estimated time frame for the completion of work on the Pavilion building?

We have a fixed date of May 17th with penalties thereafter.  The Pool Pavilion complex is the heart of our summer recreation programs and activities, and the pool opens on Memorial Day as we complete our annual parade on-site.

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In Briarcliff... Pavilion Pushes Forward

A major and highly visible threshold recently appeared over Briarcliff Manor’s Law Park Pavilion as it received its new “backbone.” Following the near-total destruction of the iconic Pavilion at the heart of Briarcliff’s recreation facilities in December 2015, there is now a new truss and roof system being painstakingly reset.  Village Manager Phil Zegarelli stated that the rebuilding is slated for completion in early May 2017, ahead of the traditional Memorial Day opening of the Village’s pool and park facilities.

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In Briarcliff…Park & Pavilion Restoration Underway

With $1.9M in insurance money from the fire loss of Briarcliff’s Pavilion, plus another $800,000 allotted by the Mayor and Board of Trustees, rebuilding and restoration is underway at Law Memorial Park. A contract has been signed and work has begun. The Board of Trustees, along with residents, will see a new pavilion with the familiar look of the one set ablaze almost a year ago last December. According to Village Manager, Philip Zegarelli, “The Village’s psyche will be renewed,” with the rebuilding and other efforts in place to create a new environment in the Park.

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