Welcome to Buchanan, NY
The lovely Village of Buchanan is situated in the northwestern corner of Westchester County on the eastern bank of the historic Hudson River. Located within the Town of Cortlandt, the village covers 1.4 square miles. Approximately 20 miles from White Plains, Buchanan is accessible via Routes 9 and 9A, and via Amtrak and Metro north railroads.
Rich in history and amenities, visitors and residents enjoy a thriving shopping district, parks, recreational facilities and more. A wonderful place to live and work, Buchanan is home to Entergy, which provides electricity to the entire region.
Santa's Mailbox comes to the Village Hall after Thanksgiving, so stop in Monday through Friday from 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. to drop your letter off. You can also mail your letter care of "Dear Santa, Recreation Department, 236 Tate Ave., Buchanan, NY 10511. Don't forget your return address – all letters received by December 16 will receive a reply from Santa!
Buchanan’s Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony
Sunday, December 6
6 P.M. Sharp
Bring your family and friends and enjoy singing, raffle giveaways, cookies and hot chocolate! Be sure to bring your camera for Pictures with Santa!
Click here to download the flyer with all the information!
Reaching Through The Shadow 9/11 Memorial Sculpture Placed at Croton Landing
The bronze figurative sculpture to complete the final phase of the Reaching Through The Shadow Buchanan*Cortlandt*Croton-on-Hudson (BCC) 9/11 Remembrance Memorial at Croton Landing was placed at the site along the Croton RiverWalk on Thursday, July 10.
The design of the Memorial, entitled Reaching Through The Shadow, was a collaboration between Ms. Davis and James W. Rhodes, FAIA, formerly of Croton. The installation of the sculpture completes the Memorial, which is a sundial registered with the North American Sundial Society. There is also an adjacent Remembrance Garden at the site alongside the Hudson River.