Category Archives: City Hall

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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State of Emergency Lifted at 12am Friday, February 21

The State of Emergency that was declared on February 16 will be lifted at midnight on Friday, February 21. The Department of Public Works will continue to remove snow from streets, catch basins, hydrants, and intersections with limited sightlines.  City … Continue reading

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Street Closures for February 19

In accordance with the State of Emergency declared on Sunday, February 16, City Police will close the following streets to traffic beginning Wednesday, February 19 at 8pm: Mack Road Fountain Place Reynolds Avenue May Street Edgar Street Fox Terrace Gray Street Quaker … Continue reading

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Street Closures: Dean Pl., Carroll St., Franklin St., Montgomery St.

Updated 2/19/14: Streets reopened to traffic.  In accordance with the State of Emergency declared on Sunday, February 16, City Police will close the following streets to traffic beginning Tuesday, February 18 at 8pm: Dean Place Carroll Street Franklin Street Montgomery St. (between … Continue reading

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Street Closure Notice: Union St., Grand St., Delano St.

Updated 2/18/14: Union St., Grand St., Delano St.  Reopened to Traffic In accordance with the State of Emergency declared on Sunday, February 16, City Police will close Union Street, Grand Street, and Delano Street beginning at 8pm tonight, Monday, February 17. … Continue reading

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State of Emergency Declared; Begins 1pm, February 16

Mayor Tkazyik has declared a State of Emergency for the City of Poughkeepsie beginning at 1:00pm on Sunday, February 16, 2014. The State of Emergency has been declared due to the numerous public safety issues related to the remaining snow … Continue reading

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Holiday Schedule: Presidents’ Day

In observance of Presidents’ Day (Monday, February 17, 2014), the following services are closed or suspended: City Hall: Closed Transfer Station: Closed Bus Service: Running on Saturday schedule Sanitation & Recycling: Routes normally scheduled for Monday collection will be picked up on Tuesday, February … Continue reading

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Position Available: Commissioner of Public Works

The City of Poughkeepsie is accepting applications for the position of Commissioner of Public Works until March 7, 2014. The City of Poughkeepsie, a municipality of 32,736 residents, is located in Dutchess County, New York State. The Commissioner of Public … Continue reading

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Snow Emergency Declared

A snow emergency has been declared beginning at 11:00pm this evening, February 4, 2014.  Mayor John C. Tkazyik would like to take the opportunity to remind City residents and visitors about the regulations that are put into effect when a … Continue reading

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City Seeks Volunteers for Board of Assessment Review

The City of Poughkeepsie is currently seeking residents who would be interested in serving as a member of the Board of Assessment Review. The Board of Assessment Review consists of three to five volunteers who have at least a general … Continue reading

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