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.

Entergy Closure Survey

The Village is conducting a survey to to get a better idea of how residents want to address changes that will need to be made given Entergy's closing. The survey is very short and will take only a few minutes to complete. Please make your voice heard on this very important issue.

Click here to take the survey

Celebrate the holidays with the Village of Buchanan at the Village Circle on Sunday, December 3rd at 6 p.m. sharp!

  • Bring your family and friends!
  • Sing along to the seasonal songs we all know and love
  • Enjoy cookies and hot chocolate
  • Take a chance in the raffle
  • Bring your camera for pictures with Santa!

After the lighting, the party continues on the second floor of Village Hall!

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Holiday Wreath Workshop

Bring a Friend & Help Support the Buchanan Beautification Committee

Date & Time: Monday, December 4 at 7 p.m.

Location: Highway Garage at the Buchanan Pavilion (218 Westchester Ave.)

Cost: $30/person. Includes wreath and decorations!

Register by email: jtsecretgarden@optonline.net

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Do you want to send a letter to Santa this year with all your wish list items? Santa's mailbox will be in Village Hall after Thanksgiving, so go in and "mail" your letter to Santa! Village Hall hours are 8:30 to 4:30, Monday - Friday.

Or you can mail your letter to:
Dear Santa - Recreation Department
236 Tate Avenue
Buchanan, NY 10511

All letters received by December 16 will get a letter back from Santa!
**Don't forget to put your return address on your letter!**

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Comprehensive Plan Survey

The Village of Buchanan is working on our new comprehensive plan, and we've posted a survey here on the website to make it easy for you to give us your feedback and express your concerns/views.

Click here to take the survey!