Category Archives: City Hall

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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CPPD Help Launch “School’s Open – Drive Carefully” Campaign

Sergeant Todd King and Patrolman George McSpedon of the Poughkeepsie Police Department, along with local school children, helped AAA New York to launch its 69th annual “School’s Open – Drive Carefully” campaign at Poughkeepsie Police Headquarters. Colorful “School’s Open” posters … Continue reading

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Holiday Schedule – Labor Day (Monday, September 1)

In observance of Labor Day, the following services will be closed or suspended on September 1, 2014: City Hall: Closed City Courts: Closed Transfer Station: Closed Bus Service: Suspended – Service resumes Tuesday morning (September 2) Sanitation: No Garbage or Recycling pickup on Monday. Monday … Continue reading

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Hydrant Flush on Park Avenue & Smith Street

The Water Department will be working on hydrants located on Park Avenue and Smith Street today, Thursday, July 3.  The hydrants on Park Avenue will be opened for an extended period of time to be monitored by City personnel.  Addresses local … Continue reading

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Montgomery Street Closed for Road Work

Central Hudson contractor Precision Pipeline is working in the area of Montgomery Street, between Academy Street and Market Street. This section of Montgomery Street will be closed to traffic beginning Monday, June 30 and will continue through Thursday, July 3. Work zones and … Continue reading

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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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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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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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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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