Pelham Manor was originally home to the Siwanoy Indians who sold approximately 9,200 acres (today's Pelham, New…More Rochelle and part of the Bronx) to William Pell in 1654. The Village of Pelham Manor was incorporated into Pelham in 1891.</p>
<p>Today, about 5,500 residents populate the 1.2-square-mile region.</p>
<p>James O'Connor serves as the Village of Pelham Manor's mayor. Village hall houses the police and fire departments.</p>
<p>The Village of Pelham Manor shares its school system with the Village of Pelham. Students have four options for public elementary schools that feed directly to the Pelham Middle School and Pelham Memorial High School.</p>
<p>Though Manhattan and neighboring Westchester counties are right nearby, the Village of Pelham Manor's Four-Corner shopping district keeps residents entertained with its coffee shops, restaurants and shopping.</p>
Town of Pelham 34 5th St, Pelham, NY10803 Pelham is the oldest town in Westchester County. It was first inhabited by Siwanoy Indians until Thomas Pell signed a…More treaty in 1654 to buy today's town of Pelham, the Bronx and the land along Long Island Sound (north to the Rye border). The state legislature incorporated the town of Pelham on March 7, 1788. Two villages were incorporated within the town -- the village of Pelham Manor in 1891 and the village of Pelham in 1896. Today, about 12,000 residents live in the 1.2-square-mile town. It is just a 29-minute Metro North train ride from New York City. It is now home to commuters who often say they have an easier time getting to work than Manhattanites. Pelham offers its residents great shopping on Fifth Avenue and at the Four Corners Shopping Center, and plenty of parks, from Glover Field to Ingalis Field, to get active outdoors. And there's no dearth of options when it comes to worship. Pelhamites can choose from five active churches and one synagogue. Though the two villages share a school system, each has its own government offices and police department. Edward Hotchkiss serves as the mayor of the village of Pelham and Joseph C. Hays, Jr. serves as mayor of the village of Pelham Manor.
KRAVITZ, REALTORS®, LTD. 89 Wolfs Ln, Pelham, NY10803 Kravitz Real Estate, working in conjunction with Ann DeSantis Real Estate, has been serving the Pelham…More community since 1986. Potential sellers and buyers can visit the website to take advantage of many resources as well as other information relevant to the Village of Pelham and Pelham Manor. The Kravitz office is conveniently located close to the Metro-North train station.
Before the first Dutch settlers arrived, this area was home to the Siwanoy Indians, who sold about 9,200 acres…More (today's Pelham, New Rochelle and part of the Bronx) to William Pell in 1654. The State Legislature incorporated the Town of Pelham on March 7, 1788 and the Village of Pelham was incorporated into the town in 1896.</p>
<p>Today, the verdant parks and local Fifth Avenue shops give the Village of Pelham the quaint suburban feel, yet its proximity to Manhattan (just 29 minutes to Grand Central Station via MetroNorth's New Haven line), grants residents in need of a big-city-fix easy access to bustling Manhattan.</p>
<p>The Village's day-to-day government operations take place at Village Hall on Sparks Place where the building inspector, clerks, treasurers, section-eight HUD workers and governments officials all work. The Board of Trustees convenes here twice a month, while the architecture and zoning boards get together monthly.</p>
<p>The Village of Pelham shares its school system with the Village of Pelham Manor. Students have four options for public elementary schools that feed directly to the Pelham Middle School and Pelham Memorial High School.</p>
Pelham Manor Village Fire Department 4 Penfield Pl, Pelham, NY10803 The Pelham Manor Village Fire Department has 17 professional firefighters and 25 volunteers led by Chief Joseph…More Ruggiero. The fire department conducts an extensive, year-round fire prevention program. This program includes quarterly fire inspections at commercial properties, an annual fire prevention education program presented at elementary schools, and a free smoke detector installation program for residential properties that need them.
Village Wine & Liquors 107 Fifth Ave, Pelham, NY10803 Established in 1986, Village Wine & Liquors is a local liquor shop located in the heart of Pelham's downtown…More shopping area, next to a produce store. Family owned and operated, it provides an assortment of wine and spirits products.
The Pelham Manor Department of Public Works maintains streets, sidewalks and parks and is responsible for refuse and…More recycling collection. The department employs 14 people. The<a href="http://www.pelhammanor.org/images/recycling_schedule.pdf"> refuse and recycling collection schedule</a> provides three pick-ups per week, twice a week for rear yard pick-up of regular refuse and once a week for curbside collection of recyclables.</p>
<p>Pelham Manor operates a drop-off recycling center at the end of Spring Road, off the Boston Post Road and just after the Hutchinson River Parkway overpass. All recyclable materials are accepted there, as well as bulk metal such as appliances. The center is open Monday, Thursday, Saturday from 8am until noon.</p>