Common Council

Common Council Information & Meeting Schedule

  Common Council Information

  Common Council Schedule 2015

Common Council Meetings begin at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers, Third Floor, Municipal Building, 62 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, New York (map), on the 1st and 3rd Mondays of the month, except holidays and the months of July and August.

Voting occurs only at the Common Council Meetings and the public may speak at these meetings. Committee of the Whole Meetings will not be regularly scheduled, but will be scheduled with public notice on an as needed basis. Committee of the Whole Meetings are work sessions and the public is not allowed to speak.

Free parking is available under City Hall for those arriving before 8:00 p.m. Enter the parking garage from the westbound arterial highway. For additional information, contact the City Clerk, at (845) 451-4225.

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Once completed, the meetings are archived on the site for later viewing.

2014-2015 Common Council

Council Terms Effective January 1, 2014


Mayor Tkazyik

John C. Tkazyik (R)
(845) 451-4073

1st Ward

Christopher D. Petsas (D) – Chairman
36 Talmadge Street,
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
(845) 206-7300

2nd Ward

Joseph Rich (D) – Vice Chairman
91 Gerald Drive
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
(845) 473-4632

3rd Ward

Robert L. Mallory, Jr. (D)
67 Garden St.
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
(845) 625-9854

4th Ward

Lee David Klein (R) – Minority Leader
32 Seaman Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
(845) 452-5077  – Home
(845) 454-9200 – Work
(845) 242-0270 – Cell

5th Ward

Ann E. Perry (D)
121 North Hamilton Street
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
(845) 454-0947

6th Ward

ShaRon McClinton (D)
20 Forbus Street,
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
(845) 232-8783

7th Ward

Randall A. Johnson II (D)
52 Manitou Avenue,
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
(845) 454-5349

8th Ward

Tracy Hermann (D) – Majority Leader
32 Oakwood Blvd.
Poughkeepsie, NY  12603
(845) 416-8285 (cell)