Hydrant Testing Locations – Week of June 16, 2014

This notice is to all residents of the City of Poughkeepsie who utilize City water –

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the City of Poughkeepsie Fire Department will be servicing and testing the City fire hydrant system (weather permitting).  This system is directly linked to the drinking water supply.

Be further advised that during the testing period, the water is safe, but should be run until it is clear; use caution when doing white laundry-it is recommended that you should wait a twenty-four (24) to forty-eight (48)  hour period after the testing has been completed in the vicinity of your neighborhood.

Monday

  • Thurgood Marshall Terrace (109 Delafield Street)
  • Talmadge Street
  • Duane Street
  • Gifford Avenue
  • Verazzano Boulevard
  • Brookside Avenue
  • Hoffman Street at Talmadge Street
  • Washington Street at Fallkill Place

Tuesday

  • Washington Street from Marshall Street to Mansion
  • Mansion Street from Washington Street to North Bridge Street
  • Charles Street
  • North Hamilton Street from Parker Avenue, including the Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office to High Street
  • Catherine Street from Cottage Street to Mansion Street

Wednesday

  • Orchard Place
  • Washington Street from Bain Avenue to Gifford Avenue
  • Parker Avenue from Washington Street to North Hamilton Street
  • Fairview Avenue from Parker Avenue to the City Line
  • Morton Street

Thursday

  • Marshall Street
  • Garden Street Between Parker Avenue and Mansion Street
  • Zimmer Avenue
  • Elm Place
  • Balding Avenue
  • High Street

Friday

  • Mansion Street from North Hamilton Street to Garden Street
  • Catherine Street Between Mansion Street and Mill Street
  • Crannell Street
  • North Hamilton Street Between Main Street and Mill Street
  • Mill Street from North Hamilton Street to Vassar Street
  • Columbus Drive from Mill Street to Main Street
  • Garden Street Between Mill Street and Main Street

Saturday

  • Main Street from the Hudson River to Hamilton Street
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Planning Board Public Hearing & Meeting – June 17, 2014

The Planning Board will meet on June 17, 2014 at 6:30pm for a continuation of the 1 Dutchess Avenue Public Hearing. A regular meeting of the Planning Board will take place at 7:00pm. Both the Public Hearing and the regular meeting will take place in the Common Council Chambers, 3rd Floor, City Hall. All meetings are open to the public. Parking is available in the City Hall parking garage.

  Planning Board Agenda - June 17, 2014 (90.6 KiB, 334 hits)

  Planning Board Public Hearing Agenda - June 17, 2014 (137.5 KiB, 317 hits)

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Common Council Meeting – June 16, 2014

  Common Council Agenda & Packet - June 16, 2014 (5.2 MiB, 1,677 hits)

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).

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.

All Common Council meetings are webcasted live at: http://www.totalwebcasting.com/live/cop/

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

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Hydrant Flush on South Ave.

The Water Department will be working on a hydrant located on South Avenue today, Monday, June 9.  The hydrant may 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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ZBA Meeting Notice – June 10, 2014

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

  ZBA Meeting Notice & Agenda - June 10, 2014 (29.4 KiB, 325 hits)

The meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 10th, 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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Parking Meter Information

The City of Poughkeepsie began the installation of multi-space parking meters on Thursday, June 5th.  Installation will be completed by Monday, June 9th and enforcement will begin Tuesday, June 10th.  On-street parking signs will be changed directing motorists to pay the parking meter and display the receipt on the dashboard.

Enforcement will be Monday through Saturday 8:00am to 6:00pm.  The parking rate is .25₵ per 10 minutes for a maximum 2 hour period.

Any questions regarding parking meters should be directed to the City of Poughkeepsie Parking Department at 845-451-4120.

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Hydrant Testing Locations – Week of June 9

This notice is to all residents of the City of Poughkeepsie who utilize City water –

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the City of Poughkeepsie Fire Department will be servicing and testing the City fire hydrant system (weather permitting).  This system is directly linked to the drinking water supply.

Be further advised that during the testing period, the water is safe, but should be run until it is clear; use caution when doing white laundry-it is recommended that you should wait a twenty-four (24) to forty-eight (48)  hour period after the testing has been completed in the vicinity of your neighborhood.

Monday

  • Church Street between Market Street and South Hamilton
  • Montgomery Street between South Hamilton Street and Market Street
  • Noxon Street
  • Market Street from Church Street to Montgomery Street
  • South Hamilton Street from Church Street to Montgomery Street

Tuesday

  • Davies Place
  • Detective John Falcone Memorial Drive
  • North Clover Street
  • North Perry Street
  • North Bridge Street
  • Vassar Street
  • LaFayette Place
  • Mill Street between North Bridge Street and North Clover Street
  • Garden Street between Mill Street and Mansion Street
  • Conklin Street

Wednesday

  • North Water Street
  • Dutchess Avenue between North Water Street and the Hudson River Housing
  • Delafield Street

Thursday

  • Spruce Street
  • Albany Street
  • Whinfield Street
  • Hoffman Street
  • Dutchess Avenue between Albany Street and Davis Street
  • Davis Street
  • Mill Street between Mt. Carmel Square and Mt. Carmel Church
  • Bain Avenue
  • Vernon Terrace

Friday

  • Beekman Street
  • Poplar Street
  • Henderson Street
  • Garden Street Extension
  • Clark Street
  • Washington Street from Taylor Avenue North to the City Line
  • Taylor Avenue
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Hydrant Flush on South Avenue

The Water Department will be working on a hydrant located on South Avenue today, Friday, June 6.  The hydrant may 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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Poughkeepsie Summer Youth Expo

Thursday, June 19 – 4pm to 7pm
Poughkeepsie High School Cafeteria

  Poughkeepsie Summer Youth Expo (84.7 KiB, 519 hits)

Come discover what Poughkeepsie has to offer, just in time for summer! The expo will feature a wealth of community-based programs and services available to local youth, including the Poughkeepsie School District’s Community Swim Program, the Adriance Library, Mill Street Loft, the Children’s Media Project, the Family Partnership, R.E.A.L. Skills, the Catherine Street Community Center, Summer Camp programs, CC4C, youth-friendly employers and more…all gathered under one roof!

Light refreshments will be served.

Parents, students, and community stakeholders are all welcome.

Contact:

Councilman Tracy Hermann (8th Ward)
(845) 416-8285
jtracyhermann@gmail.com

or

Councilman Randall A. Johnson II (7th Ward)
(845) 454-5349
RanAllenJohn@yahoo.com

Sponsored by the City of Poughkeepsie’s Liaison Committee to the Board of Education and the City of Poughkeepsie School District

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Hydrant Flush on Meyer Ave – June 4

The Water Department will be working on a hydrant located on Meyer Avenue beginning Wednesday, June 4, between the hours of 7am and 3pm.  The hydrant may 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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