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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Hydrant Flush Schedule for Hoffman Ave. & Meyer Ave.

Beginning on Friday, July 25, the Water Department will flush hydrants every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday in the following locations:

  • Hoffman Avenue
  • Meyer Avenue (at Glenwood Ave.)

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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Hydrant Flushing on Park Ave., Meyer Ave., & Hoffman Ave.

The Water Department will be working on hydrants located on Park Avenue, Meyer Avenue (at Glenwood Avenue), and Hoffman Avenue today, Wednesday, July 23.  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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Online Accident Reports Now Available

Motorists who have a car accident in the City of Poughkeepsie can now obtain an official copy of their New York State accident report online. Motorists and insurance companies can go online to www.CrashDocs.org, enter their accident information and obtain a copy of the report within five to seven business days, although in most cases the report should be available within 48 to 72 hours.

The City of Poughkeepsie has approximately 1,200 accidents a year that require a New York State accident report. Accident reports are uploaded daily to CrashDocs.org.

CrashDocs.org can also be accessed through the City of Poughkeepsie Police website page. Simply search for your report, make your payment, and receive a PDF copy that you can print or save to your files. Reports are available 24/7, meaning you can get your accident report when it’s convenient for you.

An accident report from CrashDoc.org costs $15. Reports will still be available at police headquarters, Monday through Friday, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

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Hydrant Flush on Park Ave.

The Water Department will be working on hydrants located on Park Avenue, today, Monday, July 21.  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 Washington St. & Parker Ave.

Beginning on Tuesday, July 22nd, the Street Department will be milling and paving the following streets:

  • Washington Street between Mansion Street & Fallkill Place
  • Parker Avenue between Garden Street & Washington Street

The work is scheduled to continue through Thursday, July 24th.  The streets will be closed from 7:00am to approximately 4:00pm each day. Emergency vehicles will be accommodated. For additional information, please contact DPW Dispatch at (845) 451-4111.

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HDLPC Meeting – July 23, 2014

The Historic District & Landmark Preservation Commission will meet on July 23, 2014 at 7:00pm in the Common Council Chambers, 3rd Floor, City Hall (62 Civic Center Plaza). The HDLPC is meeting with the agenda items from the June 25, 2014 meeting. 

  HDLPC Agenda - June 25, 2014 (52.0 KiB, 481 hits)

 

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July WAC Meeting Cancelled

The July 22, 2014 Waterfront Advisory Committee (WAC) meeting has been cancelled due to a lack of agenda items. The next WAC meeting is scheduled for August 26, 2014 at 6pm.

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Request for Bids: Scattered Sidewalk Program Repair and Restoration

  Bid Package: Scattered Sidewalk Program Repair and Restoration (818.8 KiB, 832 hits)

Sealed bids are sought and invited by the City of Poughkeepsie for Scattered Sidewalk Program Repair and Restoration; Bid No. RFB-COP 07-14-02, 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 pm on August 6, 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.

This contract consists of repair and restoration of hazardous sidewalks, curbs, aprons, ramps and related work. All questions must be submitted in writing via fax at 845-451-4103, email: cgent@cityofpoughkeepsie.com, sdavison@cityofpoughkeepsie.com or mail by close of business July 30, 2014.

 

 

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