Category Archives: Press Release

Planning Board Meeting Cancelled

The Planning Board Meeting that was schedule for 7pm this evening has been cancelled due to the weather.

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Precautionary Boil Water Notice for “Commons at Cedar” Complex

Due to a water leak found on Knights Bridge, it is advised that residents of the Commons at Cedar boil their water during repairs. Repairs were started at 4pm on December 16th. Follow up water testing will take place on … Continue reading

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Reminder: Re-Register for Basic STAR

New York homeowners have until December 31, 2013 to re-register for Basic STAR Tax Relief. To re-register, please visit the New York State Department of Taxation & Finance website or call (518) 457-2036. If you have any questions about Basic STAR, … Continue reading

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Celebration of Lights Cancelled, Fireworks Moved to Saturday

The Bardavon and the River District regrets to announce that due to the impending winter storm this afternoon and evening, and for everyone’s safety, the 20th annual Celebration of Lights Parade and Fireworks has been cancelled BUT the fireworks will … Continue reading

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20th Annual Celebration of Lights & Fireworks

The 20th Annual Celebration of Lights Parade & Fireworks is scheduled for Friday, December 6, 2013. The parade will commence at 6:30pm on Main Street and Garden Street and proceed to the evening’s first Christmas tree lighting on Main Street, near … Continue reading

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Parking Meter Pilot Program

New Regulations Effective on Monday, December 9, 2013 The City of Poughkeepsie recently installed three Pay Stations on Market Street as part of the Parking Meter Pilot Program. The intent of the pilot program is to assess the functionality of … Continue reading

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Fire Department Seeks Toy Donations

The City of Poughkeepsie Fire Department will be collecting new and unwrapped toys for Toys for Tots. Donations will be accepted day or night through December 15th at the Public Safety Building Firehouse (505 Main Street). Please ring the bell near … Continue reading

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Public Notice: Draft Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER)

The City of Poughkeepsie has completed a Draft Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) for the 2012 program year.  The document identifies all Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and Housing Opportunities for Persons with HIV/AIDS Grant (HOPWA) funded activities … Continue reading

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Public Hearing: Receive Comments on Tax Cap Override

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 Monday, December 2, 2013 at 5:30 p.m., in the Common Council … Continue reading

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Transit Hub Ribbon Cutting – November 21st at 11am

On Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 11:00am, there will be a ribbon cutting of the City of Poughkeepsie’s new transit hub located on Market Street.  The location is in front of the Financial Plaza Parking deck across from the Mid-Hudson … Continue reading

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