Discount farmers market coupons are now available to New Rochelle seniors.
The checkbook-style coupons can be picked up by eligible individuals, 60 years of age or oloder and who have a monthly income at or below $1,722 for singles or $2,333 for couples. They are also available for those who receive or are eligible to receive SSI, Food Stamps, public assistance or a Section 8 housing subsidy.
The coupon books will be distributed, while supplies last, between 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. at the , 94 Davis Ave. Proof of age and New Rochelle residencey are required. Applicants must come in in person to sign an affidavit. Only one couple per eliglible household.
The coupons are valid at the New Rochelle Farmers Market, which is located at Library Green Fridays through Nov. 16 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
For more information on the farmers market coupons, call the Office for the Aging, 914-235-2363.