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Dog Recovered in Animal Abuse Case; $1,000 Reward for Information

On December 28, 2014 at 7:56am, a man was videotaped beating a dog in Pulaski Park near Talmadge Street, the man and the dog were gone when the Officers arrived. Since that day the members of the City of Poughkeepsie … Continue reading

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RFB: General Contractor Services to Lead Upgrade to Various City Parks

Sealed bids are sought and invited by the City of Poughkeepsie for General Contractor Services to Lead Upgrade to Various City Parks; Bid No. RFB-COP 01-15-01, as set forth in drawings and specifications prepared by City of Poughkeepsie Department of Public Works. … Continue reading

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Snow Emergency Lifted: January 27 at 8:00am

The Snow Emergency declared on January 26, 2015 has been lifted as of 8:00am today, January 27, 2015. Services Resume on Wednesday City Transit and Sanitation will resume as normally scheduled and City Hall will reopen on Wednesday, January 28.

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Common Council Meeting – February 2, 2015

The Common Council meetings begin at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers, Third Floor, Municipal Building, 62 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, New York. Parking is available under City Hall. Enter the parking garage from the westbound arterial highway. For additional … Continue reading

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Snow Emergency Declared – Begins Monday at 6:00pm

A Snow Emergency has been declared beginning at 6:00pm this evening, January 26, 2015.  The Snow Emergency will remain in effect until further notice. Updates on the Snow Emergency will be available on this website, all City social media and … Continue reading

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Suspect Named in Animal Abuse Case

On December 28, 2014 at 7:56am a man was videotaped beating a dog in Pulaski Park near Talmadge Street, the man and the dog were gone when the Officers arrived. Since that day the members of the City of Poughkeepsie … Continue reading

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January WAC & HDLPC Meetings Cancelled

The January 27th Waterfront Advisory Committee (WAC) and the January 28th Historic District and Landmarks Preservation Commission Meeting (HDLPC) have been cancelled due to a lack of agenda items. For additional information about the WAC or HDLPC, please contact the … Continue reading

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Statement from Mayor John C. Tkazyik Regarding City of Poughkeepsie High School’s Black History Month Essay Contest

Without the knowledge of the Office of the Mayor of the City of Poughkeepsie, there was a public posting on Facebook last night, made by a member of the Common Council, regarding the Poughkeepsie City School District’s Black History Month … Continue reading

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Water Main Repair – 48 High Street

The Water Department is repairing a water main break in the area of 48 High Street. They have closed High Street between Elm Place and North Hamilton Street. Work zones are in place and emergency vehicles will be accommodated. Residents … Continue reading

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State of the City Report for 2014

Presented January 20, 2015 By John C. Tkazyik, Mayor Good evening Chairman Petsas and Members of the Common Council and welcome to members of the public, staff, Department Heads and community leaders.  Please also join me in welcoming New York … Continue reading

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