Category Archives: Press Release

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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September 11th Memorial Services

8:30am – Dutchess County Family Court Building A memorial service to remember the victims of September 11th will be held on the steps of the Dutchess County Family Court Building, 50 Market Street, Poughkeepsie, at 8:30am on Wednesday, September 11, … Continue reading

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Hydrant Flushing Schedule – September 2013

The Water Department will continue the hydrant flushing program through September. 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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Poughkeepsie Police Help Launch “School’s Open – Drive Carefully” Campaign

Patrolmen Scott DiNonno and Bill Badner, along with the Poughkeepsie Police Department and local school children, helped AAA New York launch its 68th annual “School’s Open – Drive Carefully” campaign. Colorful “School’s Open” posters will be mounted in Poughkeepsie to … Continue reading

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Holiday Schedule – Labor Day

In observance of Labor Day, the following services will be closed or suspended on September 2, 2013: City Hall: Closed Transfer Station: Closed Bus Service: Suspended – Service resumes Tuesday morning (September 3) Sanitation: No Garbage or Recycling Pickup on Monday. Monday’s routes will be … Continue reading

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Cancelled – Special Meeting of the Planning Board

A special meeting of the Planning Board scheduled for this evening (August 27) has been cancelled. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss the One Dutchess Avenue Site Plan Application. For additional information about the Planning Board, please contact the … Continue reading

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WAC Meeting Cancelled

The August 27th WAC meeting has been cancelled due to lack of agenda items. For questions about the WAC, please contact the Planning Department.

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