New Residents & Businesses
To New (and Prospective) Residents and Businesses,
Welcome to the Town of Mount Pleasant! We would like to provide you with a brief history of our Town as well as helpful resources that are available to you. If there is something that you are looking for and cannot find, please contact my office at 914-742-2301 and we would be happy to assist you. Please also feel free to contact my office to schedule an appointment or you can also email me (Carl Fulgenzi).
The Town of Mount Pleasant is located in central Westchester County, New York approximately thirty miles north of New York City. It is bounded on the north by the Towns of New Castle and Ossining, on the south by the Town of Greenburgh, on the east by the Kensico Reservoir and the Town of North Castle, and on the west by the Hudson River. Within its boundaries lie the incorporated villages of Pleasantville, Sleepy Hollow, and a small portion of Briarcliff Manor. The remaining area of the Town is unincorporated and includes the hamlets of Hawthorne, Thornwood, Valhalla, and Pocantico Hills. The Town has a population of approximately 45,000.
The Town is a mix of residential and commercial areas consisting of single-family homes, apartments and estates, and commercial areas. Most residents work throughout the County or commute to New York City. Commercial development in the Town includes several large office parks. Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. (global headquarters), EF Academy (a private school), PepsiCo Inc. (the global headquarters for Research and Development for beverages), Fuji Photo Film USA., Inc. as well as estate holdings of the Rockefeller family are also situated in the Town.
There are two major medical facilities, the Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla (a level one trauma center) and Phelps Hospital in Sleepy Hollow. The New York Medical College (including the Touro College of Dental Medicine), Pace University, and Westchester Community College are also located in the Town. The Town includes 8 public school districts servicing the residents of the Town.
We are a large and diverse town with much to offer those seeking a suburban atmosphere that is accessible to nearby urban settings such as New York City and White Plains. We have a robust Recreation and Parks Department with programming for all ages, excellent and resourceful emergency services, skilled highway and water departments that help keep our infrastructure up to date, and many other departments that help to make our Town such an amazing place to live.
Thank you for choosing Mount Pleasant and if I can be of any assistance to you at any time, please feel free to reach out. I would be happy to meet in person. You can also email me (Carl Fulgenzi) or call 914-742-2301.
Carl Fulgenzi, Town Supervisor