Welcome to Buchanan, NY

Welcome SignThe 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.


Send a Letter to Santa with all your wish list items!

Santa’s Mail Box will be in Village Hall after Thanksgiving! Stop in and “mail” your letter to Santa Monday through Friday from 8:30A.M. to 4:30 P.M. Or you can mail your letter to:

Dear Santa
Recreation Department
236 Tate Avenue
Buchanan, NY 10511

All letters received by December 16, will receive a letter back from Santa.
**Don’t forget to put a return address on the letter!

Click here to download the flyer.

Leaf Pickup

Leaf vac pickup continues on Tuesdays and Fridays of non-bulk weeks in October, November and December. The leaf vac will follow the garbage route. Please see the flyer for details and instructions.