Category Archives: City Hall

44/55 Eastbound Work Begins Oct. 27 – Potential Traffic Congestion

Phase I of the New York State Department of Transportation’s bridge maintenance will take place near the City of Poughkeepsie/Town of Poughkeepsie line on the Eastbound arterial from Monday, October 27, 2014 until Monday, November 10, 2014.  All lanes will … Continue reading

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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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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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2015 Budget Review Session Schedule

Budget review sessions will be held in the Common Council Chambers at City Hall (3rd Floor, 62 Civic Center Plaza).  Parking is available in the City Hall garage, accessible from Mill St.  The sessions are open to the public. Monday, … Continue reading

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Mayor Releases 2015 Preliminary Budget

The Mayor of the City of Poughkeepsie, John C. Tkazyik, released his 2015 Preliminary Budget today.  Attached, for your reference, is the budget overview. “The 2015 budget reflects the continued effort to strengthen the City’s financial position.  The 2013 General … Continue reading

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Deputy Sheriff/Police Officer Exam Notice & Prep Classes

Deputy Sheriff/Police Officer Civil Service Examination Notice Dutchess County Examination Date: Saturday, November 15, 2014 Application Information: Dutchess County Department of Human Resources 22 Market Street Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 Phone# (845) 486-2169 24-Hour Exams Hotline (845) 486-2167 http://www.co.dutchess.ny.us/CountyGov/Departments/Personnel/PSindex.htm Minimum Qualifications: Candidates must meet … Continue reading

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Groundbreaking Ceremony for 9/11 Memorial Park

September 11, 2014 – 4:00pm The groundbreaking ceremony for the City of Poughkeepsie’s new 9/11 Memorial park is set for 4pm, September 11, 2014 on the lawn next to City Hall facing the Poughkeepsie Journal building. The Kiwanis Club of … Continue reading

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Public Hearing: Fee in Lieu of Parkland

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 Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 6:00 p.m., in the Common Council … Continue reading

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Parking Ticket Amnesty Program – Ends October 31, 2014

The City of Poughkeepsie has approved the Parking Ticket Amnesty Program to be held from September 2, 2014 until October 31, 2014.  During this period, all penalties shall be waived with the payment of the original fine.  Please call the … Continue reading

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RFP: Lease or Redevelopment of 36 North Clover St.

Lease RFP Proposal Deadline: Tuesday, September 30, 2014,  3:00 p.m The City of Poughkeepsie seeks qualified not-for-profit organizations interested in leasing property located at 36 North Clover Street in the City of Poughkeepsie for the purpose of providing Child Development Programming. … Continue reading

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