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Holiday Schedule – Columbus Day (Monday, October 13)

In observance of Columbus Day, the following services will be closed or suspended on Monday, October 13, 2014: City Hall & City Court: Closed Transfer Station: Closed Bus Service: Running on Saturday schedule. Shopper’s Special route suspended. Service resumes Tuesday, October 14. Sanitation: No … Continue reading

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Contact Registration for City Businesses

Businesses located within the City of Poughkeepsie can register their emergency contact information with the Police & Fire Departments. Contact registration allows public safety dispatchers to contact business owners in the event of an emergency. The City of Poughkeepsie Police Department are in the … Continue reading

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ZBA Meeting Notice & Agenda – October 14, 2014

The attached agenda contains items to be considered at the next Zoning Board of Appeals meeting. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, October 14, at 7:30 p.m., at City Hall, third floor, Common Council Chambers, 62 Civic Center Plaza, … Continue reading

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Pulaski Day Celebration – October 12

There will be a Pulaski Day celebration in the City of Poughkeepsie on Sunday, October 12, 2014 beginning at noon.  The celebration includes a parade that begins at the Italian Center (227 Mill St.) and goes through Mansion St., N. … Continue reading

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RFP: Transit Service Vehicle

Beginning immediately, sealed bids are sought and invited by the City of Poughkeepsie (“The City”) for One (1) New 2015 model year Utility Service Vehicle – Freightliner 108SD Diesel Truck or approved equal , as set forth in drawings and … Continue reading

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October HDLPC Meeting Rescheduled

The Historic District & Landmark Preservation Commission meeting scheduled for Wednesday, October 22 has been rescheduled to Thursday, October 23. For additional information about the HDLPC, please contact the Building Department at (845) 451-4007.

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Common Council Meeting – October 6, 2014

Common Council meetings begin at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers, Third Floor, Municipal Building, 62 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, New York. Free parking is available under City Hall for those arriving before 8:00 p.m. Enter the parking garage from … Continue reading

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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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