Category Archives: City Hall

City Offices Closed; Garbage Pick-Up Suspended

City Offices will be closed on Friday, April 18, 2014 in observance of Good Friday.  Sanitation services (garbage pickup and transfer station drop off) will also be suspended on this day. Sanitation services will resume on Tuesday, April 22, 2014. … Continue reading

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Poughkeepsie City Center Revitalization Plan Open House

The Land Use Law Center is hosting a public “open house” on April 16th from 6:30-8:30pm at 305 Main Street, “The Canvas,” next door to the Artist’s Palate to discuss the draft Poughkeepsie City Center Revitalization Plan.  A team of … Continue reading

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Hydrant Testing Begins April 14

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.  This system is directly … Continue reading

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Yard Debris Pickup Begins Wednesday, April 9

Curbside pickup of yard debris begins Wednesday, April 9, 2014 and runs through November 26, 2014. As with refuse, place the yard debris at curbside no earlier than 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday. If the July 4th holiday falls on a Wednesday, … Continue reading

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Mayor Appoints New Commissioner of Public Works

Mayor John C. Tkazyik announced today that Mr. Christopher Gent of Poughkeepsie will be the new Commissioner of Public Works for the City of Poughkeepsie.  He takes the position after former Commissioner of Public Works and City Engineer, Richard DuPilka, … Continue reading

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April Planning Board Meeting Rescheduled

The Planning Board meeting scheduled for Tuesday, April 15 has been rescheduled to Wednesday, April 16, beginning at 7:00pm. A continuation of the Public Hearing for One Dutchess Avenue is scheduled for 6:00pm on April 16.

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Surplus Real Property & Tax Foreclosure Auction 2014

City of Poughkeepsie Administrator Milo Bunyi has announced that the city will hold a Real Property Tax Foreclosure Auction of approximately 30 properties on Thursday, April 3 at the Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel, located at 40 Civic Center Plaza in Poughkeepsie, … Continue reading

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Cash for Guns Program – March 29

In the ongoing efforts to address public safety and decrease gun violence, the City of Poughkeepsie Police Department is working with the New York State Attorney General’s Office on a “Cash for Guns”  program. The New York State Attorney General’s … Continue reading

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WAC Meeting Cancelled

The Waterfront Advisory Committee (WAC) meeting scheduled for Tuesday, February 25 has been cancelled due to a lack of agenda items. For additional information about the WAC, Please contact the Planning Department.

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Clearing Snow from Fire Hydrants

When shoveling your driveway and sidewalk please remove the snow from around the fire hydrant common to your home or property. Clearing the snow around the hydrant and shoveling a path to it from the street will give the Fire … Continue reading

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