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City Pool Season Begins on Saturday, June 28

The City Pool season begins on Saturday, June 28 at Pulaski Park Pool and Spratt Park Pool. Swim lessons are available at each facility. Pulaski Park Pool 162 Washington Street Thomas Bell, Pool Manager Hours of Operation – 2014 June … Continue reading

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Summer Food Service Program – Free Summer Meals for Youth in Poughkeepsie

The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) was established to ensure that low-income children continue to receive nutritious meals when school is not in session. Free meals, that meet Federal nutrition guidelines, are provided to all children 18 years old and … Continue reading

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Hydrant Testing Locations – Week of June 30

This notice is to all residents of the City of Poughkeepsie who utilize City water – PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the City of Poughkeepsie Fire Department will be servicing and testing the City fire hydrant system (weather permitting).  This system … Continue reading

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Holiday Schedule – Independence Day

In observance of Independence Day (Friday, July 4, 2014), the following services will be closed or suspended: City Hall & City Court: Closed Friday, July 4. Reopens Monday, July 7. Transfer Station: Closed Friday, July 4 & Saturday July 5. Reopens Monday, July … Continue reading

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Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular

The City of Poughkeepsie will host the annual Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular on Friday, July 4th at dusk (approx. 9:20pm).  The best places to view the show are from Waryas Park (free), The Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum (tickets required), or the Walkway … Continue reading

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Montgomery Street Closed for Construction

Precision Pipeline, a Central Hudson contractor, will be working in the area of Montgomery Street, between Academy Street and Market Street, for today June 25. This section of Montgomery Street will be closed during construction. Work zones and flaggers are in … Continue reading

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Shopper’s Special Bus Route Out of Service Today

Due to mechanical issues, the Shopper’s Special Bus Route will be out of service today, Wednesday, June 25. For alternate service to destinations along the suspended route, please visit the Dutchess County LOOP website: For additional information about the … Continue reading

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HDLPC Meeting – June 25, 2014

The Historic District & Landmark Preservation Commission will meet on June 25, 2014 at 7:00pm in the Common Council Chambers, 3rd Floor, City Hall (62 Civic Center Plaza).

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June WAC Meeting Cancelled

The Waterfront Advisory Committee (WAC) meeting scheduled for June 24, 2014 has been cancelled due to a lack of agenda items. The next WAC meeting is scheduled for July 22 at 6pm.

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Street Paving Notice for Smith St. & Boulevard Knolls

The Department of Public Works will be closing the follow streets for street milling and paving beginning today, June 23 through Wednesday, June 25, from 7am to 4pm: Smith Street between Weed Street and Oakley Street Boulevard Knolls between Main … Continue reading

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