A Special Meeting of the Planning Board will take place on December 10, 2013 at 5:30pm in the Common Council Chambers (3rd Floor, City Hall). The purpose of the meeting is to discuss the Dutton Project.
For addition information, please contact the Planning Department.
The Historic District and Landmarks Preservation Commission Meeting (HDLPC) scheduled for this evening, November 20, 2013 has been cancelled. For additional information about the HDLPC, please contact the Planning Department.
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 Chambers, Third Floor, Municipal Building/City Hall, 62 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, New York, for the purpose of receiving comments on the proposed Local Law LL-13-3, to override the tax cap.
Bid Package: Purchase of NEW & RECAP Tires for City Vehicles (232.3 KiB, 111 hits)
Beginning immediately, sealed bids are sought and invited by The City of Poughkeepsie for the purchase of NEW & RECAP Tires for City Vehicles -RFB-COP-11-13-01, as set forth in the specifications prepared by the City of Poughkeepsie Purchasing Department.
Bids will be received by the Board of Contract and supply, c/o Purchasing Agent, 62 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 on or before 2:30 p.m. on December 18, 2013 after which time they will be publicly opened and read aloud in the third floor Common Council Chambers, with the contract being awarded as soon as practicable thereafter. Continue reading
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 Civic Center. Parking will be available to those attending at the Financial Plaza Parking Deck. All are invited to attend.
Poughkeepsie Transit Hub – Platform Rendering
The City of Poughkeepsie is pleased to announce a new partnership with City University of New York (CUNY) on an initiative to lower the cost and ease the process of solar installation in New York State. CUNY is the recipient of a $1.4 million award from the U.S. Department of Energy’s SunShot Initiative Rooftop Solar Challenge II. The collaborative effort between CUNY; New York Power Authority (NYPA); New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA); and 16 New York cities, towns and villages, including the City of Poughkeepsie, will establish best practices on solar installation and encourage the development of local solar markets. Continue reading
The City of Poughkeepsie has contracted with In Line Services, Inc. of Flemington, NJ to upgrade your existing water meter. To schedule an appointment, please contact In Line Services at 1-800-557-3088 or 908-782-3740, between the hours of 8am and 5pm. If you have received a postcard from In Line Services, you may also schedule an appointment online at www.ilsmeter.com. You will be required to enter the PIN number that appears on the postcard you received.
There will be no charge for this work if the water meter is upgraded as part of this program. Your regular billing cycle will not be interrupted as a result of the changes to your meter. To avoid a charge for this conversion, you must schedule an appointment. If you have any questions about the Water Meter Installation Program, please contact The Water & Sewer Department at (845) 451-4044.
Example of In Line Service, Inc. Postcard
The City Bus Service has recently updated the City bus schedule and route map. The updated schedule and route map are available for download below and also under the Bus Service section on the Downloads page.
Bus Schedule and Route Map (1.8 MiB, 1,400 hits)
Horario de Buses y mapa de rutas (684.8 KiB, 133 hits)
For additional information about the changes, please contact the City Bus Service at (845) 451-4118
In observance of Veteran’s Day, the following services will be closed or suspended on Monday, November 11, 2013:
- City Hall: Closed
- Transfer Station: Closed
- Bus Service: Running on a Saturday schedule. Shopper’s Special route suspended. Service resumes Tuesday, November 12.
- Sanitation: No Garbage or Recycling Pickup on Monday. Monday’s routes will be picked up on Tuesday. Tuesday’s routes will be picked up on Wednesday. Yard Debris pickup is suspended for Wednesday.
2013 Sanitation Pick-Up Holiday Schedule (99.9 KiB, 1,911 hits)
Sanitation & Recycling Reminders (833.4 KiB, 270 hits)
Budget review sessions will be held in the Common Council Chambers at City Hall (3rd Floor, 62 Civic Center Plaza). The sessions are open to the public. Parking is available in the City Hall garage, accessible from Mill St. All sessions will be viewable live via webcast and the City PEG channel (FiOS ch. 39).
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 5:30pm
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 5:30pm
- Common Council
- City Administrator
- Corporation Counsel
- Debt Service
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 5:30pm
- Joint Water
- Joint Sewer
- Buildings & Grounds
- Street Lights