Category Archives: Press Release

Public Hearing: 2014 Proposed Budget

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, November 18, 2013 at 5:30 p.m., in the Common Council … Continue reading

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Notice of Construction: 2 Fountainbrook Avenue

The City of Poughkeepsie Engineering Department is informing property owners and residents located in the area of 2 Fountainbrook Avenue, and the immediate surrounding area, that Thomas Gleason, Inc. will be working in your area. Beginning Monday October 7th, 2013 … Continue reading

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Public Hearing: Historic Landmark Designation

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, November 6, 2013 at 5:30 p.m., in the Common Council … Continue reading

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Advanced Metering Infrastructure

The City of Poughkeepsie is upgrading the existing water meter, reading and billing system.   The new  Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) will require MOST of the meters in the City to be replaced and ALL of the meters to be fitted with … Continue reading

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Hydrant Flushing Schedule – October 2013

The Water Department will continue the hydrant flushing program through October. Hydrants will be flushed on a rotating schedule in the following areas: During Rotation #1, the Water Department will flush the hydrants on South Avenue, Spratt Avenue, and Pembroke … Continue reading

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Fire Prevention Week: October 6–12, 2013

Fire Prevention Week – October 6 – 12, 2013 In 2012, the City of Poughkeepsie’s Fire Prevention Program; reached approximately 900 City of Poughkeepsie children, ranging in age from Pre-K to eighth grade.  We accomplished this with your help and … Continue reading

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Notice of Requests for Funding & Public Hearing for 2014 HOPWA Grant

The City of Poughkeepsie is accepting Requests for Funding for the 2014 Housing Opportunities For Persons With HIV/AIDS (HOPWA) Grant. Eligible activities in Dutchess and Orange Counties must meet the criteria as outlined in 24 CFR Part 574.300. Applications can be … Continue reading

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Street Closures – September 30th

On Monday, September 30th, 2013 from 7:00am to approximately 4:00pm, the Street Department will be milling the following roadways: Ferris Lane between Beechwood Avenue and Wilmot Terrace. Thornwood Drive between Ferris Lane and Wilmot Terrace. South Avenue between Phoenix Street … Continue reading

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2014 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. Thursday, … Continue reading

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Notice of Request for Funding and Public Hearing for 2014 Community Development Block Grant

The City of Poughkeepsie is accepting Requests for Funding for 2014 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds from eligible non-profit organizations. Eligible activities must meet the National Objective primarily benefiting low and moderate income City of Poughkeepsie residents and the … Continue reading

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