ZBA Meeting Notice & Agenda – August 12, 2014

  ZBA Meeting Notice & Agenda - August 12, 2014 (28.7 KiB, 275 hits)

CITY OF POUGHKEEPSIE

ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS

MEETING NOTICE AND AGENDA

TO:                  City of Poughkeepsie Zoning Board of Appeals

FROM:            Greg W. Bolner, P.E.
Clark Patterson Lee, Planning Consultant

SUBJECT:      August 12, 2014 ZBA Agenda

The attached agenda contains items to be considered at the next Zoning Board of Appeals

The meeting will be held on Tuesday, August 12th, at 7:30 p.m., at City Hall, third floor, Common Council Chambers, 62 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, NY.

If you have any questions, please contact the Planning Consultant at (845) 451-4021.

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Position Available: Deputy Building Inspector (Part Time)

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Salary: $22,859.20

DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS:

Incumbents in this class work as a deputy to a Building Inspector II.  This position is responsible for reviewing and approving or disapproving plans and specifications for simple structures submitted with applications for local building permits.  Duties include inspecting buildings both erected and under construction or repair for compliance with approved plans and specifications, the Uniform Fired Prevention and Building Code, zoning and plumbing ordinances and the Multiple Residence Law.  The Uniform Fire Prevention and Building Code provides a minimum level of safety coverage for New York State and includes standards on building construction, fire prevention, housing maintenance, manufactured housing and handicapped access.  The class differs from that of Building Inspector I, II or III in that the duties involve reviewing less complex applications, performing simpler building inspections and by less supervisory responsibility.  Work is performed under the general supervision of a Building Inspector I, II or III.  Direct supervision may be exercised over technical and clerical assistance.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

EITHER:          (A)       Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State recognized college or university with an Associate’s degree in engineering, architecture or building science;

OR:                  (B)       Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma and two (2) years work experience in building construction;

OR:                  (C)       An equivalent combination of the training and experience as indicated in (A) and (B) above.

NOTE:      Full-time work experience as a qualified municipal building or plumbing inspector or as an assistant municipal building or plumbing inspector or as a zoning administrator or an assistant zoning administrator may be substituted for the above work experience or education requirement on a year-to-year basis. (APPLICANT MUST BE APPOINTED FROM CIVIL SERVICE LIST.   PRE-EMPLOYMENT PHYSICAL AND DRUG TESTING IS REQUIRED.)

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  AUGUST 13, 2014

Apply to:

Personnel Department
City of Poughkeepsie
62 Civic Center Plaza
Poughkeepsie, N.Y. 12601

The City of Poughkeepsie is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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RFP: DPW Security Cameras

  Bid Package: DPW Security Cameras (2.0 MiB, 682 hits)

  Bid Package: DPW Security Cameras Addendum #1 (328.6 KiB, 680 hits)

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  Bid Package: DPW Security Cameras Addendum #3 (25.6 KiB, 472 hits)

Sealed bids are sought and invited by the City of Poughkeepsie (“The City”) for DPW Access Control and Alarm Monitoring System; RFB-COP-07-14-01, as set forth in drawings and specifications prepared by City of Poughkeepsie Engineering Department.

Bids will be received by the Board of Contract and Supply, c/o Purchasing Agent, 62 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 until 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 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.  All mailed bids will be sealed and distinctly marked “Proposal for RFB-COP-07-14-01”: DPW Access Control and Alarm Monitoring System.  Continue reading

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Road Work Notice – Montgomery Street

Central Hudson contractor, Precision Pipeline, will be closing Montgomery Street between Academy Street and Market Street during regular business hours Monday, August 4th to Friday, August 8th 2014. Work zones, flaggers, and detours are in place. Emergency and local vehicles will be accommodated.

For additional information about the work, please contact the Central Hudson Customer Call Center at (845) 452-2700.

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Road Work Notice – Ferris Lane & Wilbur Blvd.

The following streets will be closed for milling and paving today (Thursday, July 31) and tomorrow (Friday, August 1), from 7am to 4pm:

  • Ferris Lane between Beechwood Ave. and Hooker Ave.
  • Wilbur Blvd. between Ruppert Rd. and Hooker Ave.

For additional information about this project, please contact DPW Dispatch at (845) 451-4111.

 

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Position Available: Administrative Secretary

STARTING SALARY $35,963.20 WITH BENEFITS

TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES:

  • Relieves the department head of a variety of administrative responsibilities;
  • Uses discretion in dealing with a variety of confidential information;
  • Makes appointments for department head, arranging conferences and meetings;
  • Reviews incoming correspondence, answering routine inquiries independently or from brief or written notes;
  • Attends meetings and conferences, takes minutes, and prepares summaries of meetings;
  • Establishes and maintains filing systems;
  • Operates office equipment such as word processors, copy machines, calculators, etc;
  • Uses electronic data processing equipment in the storage and retrieval of information;
  • Orders and maintains supplies;
  • May assist in the preparation of the department budget;
  • May supervise clerical employees,
  • May assist in interviewing and selecting clerical employees;
  • May assemble and summarize a variety of information including statistical data;
  • May complete special projects and studies at the department head’s request;
  • Does related work as required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Graduation from high school or possession of high school equivalency diploma and  completion of 2 years of college or business school or closely related field and 3 years of full time clerical work experience which included the performance of skilled keyboarding duties.  APPLICANT MUST BE APPOINTED FROM THE CIVIL SERVICE LIST. CANDIDATES ARE SUBJECT TO PRE-EMPLOYMENT PHYSICAL/DRUG TESTING.

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  August 12, 2014

SEND APPLICATION TO :

City of Poughkeepsie

Personnel Department
62 Civic Center Plaza
Poughkeepsie, NY  12601

The City of Poughkeepsie is an equal opportunity employer.

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CHG&E Gas Service Replacement Schedule – Meyer Ave.

Central Hudson Gas & Electric will be replacing gas services on Meyer Avenue this week (Week of July 28, 2014). All of the service replacements require CHG&E to dig in the street to the gas main and install a new service line from the main to the building. During the replacement, gas meters are moved from inside of the building to the outside. The schedule for replacement is as follows:

  • Monday – Potholing services to 43, 39, 37, 35, 33, and 32 Meyer Ave
  • Tuesday – Complete replacement to 16, 19, and 28 Meyer Ave
  • Wednesday – Complete replacement to 12, 31, and 33 Meyer Ave
  • Thursday – Complete replacement to 43, 4, and 27 Meyer Ave
  • Friday – Black top and restoration work for the complete service replacements

For additional information about the service replacements, please call the Central Hudson Call Center at: (845) 452-2700

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Spratt Park Pool Closed for Repairs Today

Spratt Park Pool is closed for repairs today, Monday, July 28. The pool will be open tomorrow, June 29, as scheduled. For additional information about Spratt Pool, please visit the Parks & Recreation page or contact the Parks & Recreation Information Desk at (845) 451-4100

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Hydrant Flush on Fitchett St.

The Water Department will be working on hydrants located on Fitchett Street, today, Thursday, July 24.  The hydrants will be opened for an extended period of time to be monitored by City personnel.  Addresses local to the area may experience low water pressure and slight water discoloration.  Any questions can be directed to City of Poughkeepsie Water Department at (845) 451-4111.  Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.

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Road Work on Garfield Place

Central Hudson contractor, Precision Pipeline, has closed Garfield Place between Montgomery Street and Barclay Street. Work zones and flaggers are in place. Emergency vehicles and local traffic will be accommodated.

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