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Bicycle Traffic Skills 101

Do you feel confident and safe riding a bike in traffic? Do you know enough to teach your kids to ride cautiously and conspicuously on their own? When you drive a car, are you comfortable sharing the road with people … Continue reading

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Public Outreach Session: Main Street Economic Development Strategy

Last spring, the City of Poughkeepsie completed the Poughkeepsie City Center Revitalization Plan, a set of conceptual ideas for revitalizing the city’s downtown through transportation improvements. Now, the City of Poughkeepsie is launching the Main Street Economic Development Strategy to … Continue reading

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Presentation and Public Hearing: Waterfront Transit-Oriented Development District

Presentation of Draft Waterfront Redevelopment Strategy and WTOD District, by Kevin Dwarka. October 6, 2014 at 5:30pm Please join the Common Council in hearing about how the draft Strategy and WTOD District relate to ongoing efforts elsewhere in the City, … Continue reading

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RFP Issued – Gillig Bus Batteries

Sealed bids are sought and invited by the City of Poughkeepsie (“The City”) for Gillig Bus Batteries; RFB-COP-08-14-01, as set forth in drawings and specifications prepared by City of Poughkeepsie Engineering Department. Bids will be received by the Board of … Continue reading

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Hydrant Flush on Meyer Ave.

The Water Department will be working on hydrants located on Meyer Avenue, today, Tuesday, September 23rd.  The hydrants will be opened for an extended period of time to be monitored by City personnel.  Addresses local to the area may experience low … Continue reading

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Public Hearing: Proposed Rezoning

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to the Charter and Codes of the City of Poughkeepsie, Administrative Code, Section 14.04, a Common Council Public Hearing will be held on Monday, October 20, 2014 at 6:00 p.m., in the Common Council … Continue reading

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Public Hearing: Waterfront Transit-Oriented Development District

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to the Charter and Codes of the City of Poughkeepsie, Administrative Code, Section 14.04, a Common Council Public Hearing will be held on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 6:00 p.m., in the Common Council … Continue reading

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September WAC Meeting Cancelled

The Waterfront Advisory Committee scheduled for Tuesday, September 23 at 6:00pm, has been cancelled. The agenda items below will be moved to the next meeting on October 28, 2014. For additional information, please contact the Building Department at (845) 451-4007.   WAC … Continue reading

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Home Fire Safety Checks – October 11

Have your home checked and receive a smoke alarm Date: Saturday, October 11, 2014 Location: Anyone living in the 3rd & 5th Wards Time: 10am to 2pm The City of Poughkeepsie Fire Department, in conjunction with the American Red Cross, … Continue reading

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Requests for Funding – 2015 CDBG

The City of Poughkeepsie is accepting Requests for Funding for 2015 CDBG funds from eligible non-profit organizations.  Eligible activities must meet the National Objective primarily benefiting low and moderate income City of Poughkeepsie residents and the priorities outlined in the … Continue reading

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