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Old 08-26-2014, 10:11 AM
 
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What streets comprise downtown White Plains, New Rochelle, and Yonkers?
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Old 08-27-2014, 08:40 AM
 
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Old 09-04-2014, 01:22 PM
 
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What counts as "downtown" is obviously a subjective question, but in White Plains, shopping, dining, and high-rise buildings (commercial and residential) are all centered around Mamaroneck Avenue (north-south) and Main Street (east-west) and their adjacent blocks.

Downtown New Rochelle is the area where Route 1 splits into two separate streets (Main and Huguenot) for several blocks.

I don't know Yonkers well enough to give exact streets, but it's the area by the Metro-North station.
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Old 10-01-2014, 04:32 PM
 
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the poster above is correct. the metro north area and the Getty Square area east of it are the original downtown Yonkers.
Getty Square area continues towards the west by , past the new park like area that used to be the parking lot called larking plaza, that area is all opened up , meaning the saw mill river ,which had been covered up, is exposed , called daylighting. They did a real nice job, it came out much better than i expected. If i find a picture i took this summer i will post it here.
Downtown yonkers went out of business as a real shopping area at least 40 years ago.
The automobile became more affordable and these new shopping malls were built, even the cross county shopping mall , also in yonkers , put downtown yonkers out of business. A lot of it also had to do with white flight and such. The stores moved out to trendier locations, and the people followed. I worked down there as a teenager in the late 60's, so i was always kind of used to the area.
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