Category Archives: DPW

Holiday Schedule: Christmas Eve, Christmas & New Years Day

In observance of Christmas and New Years Day, the following services are closed or suspended: Christmas Eve – Wednesday, December 24, 2014 City Hall: Open Transfer Station: Open Bus Service: Regular Schedule Sanitation: Collecting Thursday Routes and bagged & bundled yard debris. Final yard … Continue reading

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City of Poughkeepsie Transit Hub Selected for Prestigious Award

The judges in the 2015 Engineering Excellence Awards Competition have selected Urban Engineering’s entry, Design of City of Poughkeepsie Transit Hub, for a 2015 ACEC New York (American Council of Engineering Companies of New York) Silver Award in the category … Continue reading

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Fall Leaf Collection Schedule – 2014

The Department of Public Works will begin collecting loose leaves from the curb on Monday, November 3, 2014.  To eliminate the early leaf piles, the department plans to have leaf crews in all eight wards of the City, every workday … Continue reading

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Bulk Service Program Begins Monday, Sept. 15

The Bulk Service Program runs Monday, September 15, 2014 through Saturday, September 20, 2014, during normal Transfer Station hours. This program is reserved for City of Poughkeepsie residents only, one time per City resident per year. Properties classified as “411” are not … Continue reading

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Hydrant Flush on Cedar Avenue

The Water Department will be working on hydrants located on Cedar Avenue, today, Tuesday, September 9, 2014.  The hydrants will be opened for an extended period of time to be monitored by City personnel.  Addresses local to the area may experience … Continue reading

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Street Closure Notice: Kingston Avenue

The Tree Department has closed Kingston Avenue between Hooker Avenue and Arnold Boulevard. The street will remain closed throughout today (September 9) for tree removal and clean up. If you have any questions about the project, please contact DPW Dispatch … 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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Road Work Notice: Academy St. & Montgomery St.

Central Hudson contractor, Precision Pipeline, has closed the intersection of Academy Street at Montgomery Street for today, Monday, August 25. Work zones, detours, and flaggers in place. On Tuesday, August 26, Montgomery Street (between Market Street and Academy Street) and the … Continue reading

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CHG&E Gas Work Schedule

Tentative schedule for Central Hudson gas work taking place the week of August, 25th. Leak Repair: Intersection of Main and S. Clinton st (PPS) Leak Repair: 160 Academy St (PPS) Leak Repair: 8 Raymond Ave (PPS) Leak Repair: 16 Field … Continue reading

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Public Notice: Federal Transportation Program Application

The City of Poughkeepsie is requesting Capital and Operating Federal Funds in the amount of $1,581,000 under Section 5307 and the Surface Transportation Program of the Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act of 1991. Funding in the amount of $1,581,000 is … Continue reading

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