Reminder from the Assessor's office: the deadline for filing Exemptions is March 1st. Renewal for Enhanced Star; Senior Exemption first time filers and Renewals; Disability with Limited Income; Veterans. Any questions, call 845-485-3640 between 8am and 4pm.
Due to snow, Town Court scheduled for tonight has been adjourned until next Thursday the 16th at 4:00 pm.
Wanted: Town Resident who would be interested in volunteering for the Board of Assessment Review.
Requirements: Some knowledge of Real Estate Values and/or Construction costs helpful.
For more information regarding time involved and required training please call Supervisors Office (845)485-3607 or email JBaisley@townofpoughkeepsie-ny.gov
The Town of Poughkeepsie Police Department is hosting a Citizen Police Academy. The ten-week program will run from March 14, 2017 through May 16, 2017 and will meet each Tuesday from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM. Please use this link to fill out an application.
As of January 1, 2017, Mobile Life Support Services, Inc., a commercial ambulance service delivering care in the Hudson Valley Region since 1981, will begin to provide emergency ambulance and transportation services for the Arlington Fire District.
The Town of Poughkeepsie Historic Preservation Commission has one vacancy to be filled. We are seeking an individual interested and committed to the preservation of our town history and landmarks.The individual would need to meet on the first Thursday of each month. The person needs to have some knowledge of preservation, history, business and architecture. We are looking for someone with the ability to cooperatively work toward developing innovative ideas and solutions to preserve our history as our town progresses into the 21st century. Interested applicants should contact John R, Pinna, Town Historian at email@example.com
The Town of Poughkeepsie would like to extend our deepest sympathy to the family of Peter Sala. May the care and comfort of those around you bring you peace in your time of sorrow.
There will be a Special Meeting of the Town of Poughkeepsie Planning Board on Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 at 5:00 PM.
Please note that due to a hardware failure, our TV broadcast will be offline until Tuesday. We apologize for any inconvenience.
The Fairview Fire District will hold their monthly Board of Commissioners meeting on Thursday, October 13th, 2016 at 10:00am at the Fairview Fire Station.
There will be a Special Planning Board Meeting on THURSDAY, September 22nd at 6:00 PM.
The Board of Fire Commissioners of the Arlington Fire District, Dutchess County, New York, duly adopted a resolution, to transfer an amount not to exceed $1,200,000 from the District Capital Equipment Reserve Fund to pay for the purchase of two fire engine/pumpers.
There will be a Special Planning Board Meeting on Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at 5:00pm.
The Town of Poughkeepsie Police Department is seeking to provide an innovative program for youth residing in the Town of Poughkeepsie. The Youth Police Academy has been designed to establish a positive relationship between the Police Department and the Town’s youth. Please click here for more details.
The Town Historic Preservation Commission will not be meeting in May.
The Planning Board of the Town of Poughkeepsie has received an application from Kirchhoff Companies for site plan review approval of a project known as McDonnell Heights Town Center. Accordingly, the Planning Board has issued this Request for Qualifications in order to identify, interview, and select a firm to prepare the Scoping Document, the DEIS, the FEIS, Findings Statement, and all required notices, correspondence, and documents related thereto.
The Town of Poughkeepsie invites sealed bids for construction of the “ARLINGTON WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT UPGRADE” as set forth in the Bid Documents prepared by Morris Associates Engineering & Surveying Consultants, PLLC, 9 Elks Lane, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601.
In November 2015, Altice N.V. and Cablevision filed a Joint Petition seeking Commission approval for Cablevision to transfer certain telephone and cable systems to Altice. Please click here for more information.
The Committee of the Whole Meeting scheduled for 1/13/2016 has been cancelled.
Please be advised that we have not received any submittals to the Planning Department for the January 21, 2016 Planning Board meeting. Therefore, our Tuesday, January 19, 2016 Field Trip and Thursday, January 21, 2016 Planning Board meeting are both canceled.
Due to an equipment failure, we are not able to broadcast our TV signal to either FIOS or Cablevision. Replacement equipment will arrive Monday, 12/14 and we hope to be back on the air by the end of the day.
There will be a Special Meeting of the Planning Board on October 22, 2015 at 5:00 PM at Town Hall.
There will be a Special Town Board Meeting Wednesday, September 30th where the Supervisor's budget will be presented to the Town Board for their review. There are no agenda items.
The Committee of the Whole meeting scheduled for 9/9/2015 has been cancelled due to a lack of agenda items.
The Board of Commissioners of the Fairview Fire District is looking to retain the Architectural Services for the potential expansion of the Fairview Fire House. For additional information see the Architectural Services Request for Qualifications document dated August 31, 2015, located on the Home Page of the District's Website: http://fairviewfd.net. A walk-through of the Firehouse is scheduled on October 15, 2015 at 2:00 pm, prior attendance notification is preferred, contact Chief Chris Maeder at: firstname.lastname@example.org. Sealed proposals are due no later than 2:00 pm, November 2nd, 2015. All sealed proposals will be opened at the November 2015 Board of Fire Commissioners meeting.
The New York State Public Service Commission is sponsoring a series of regional information sessions. The first is an examination of low income programs offered by the major electrice and gas utilities. The second concerns a Joint Petition submitted by Time Warner Cable and Charter Communications seeking Commission approval to merge into a new entity called New Charter. Please click here for additional details.
There will be a Planning Board workshop on August 20th at 5:00pm.
Please note that beginning in August, the Zoning Board meetings will begin at 6:00 pm.
Please note that beginning in July, the Planning Board meetings will be starting at 6:00pm, and not 6:30pm.
There will be a Special Meeting of the Planning Board on June 2nd at 5:00. This is a reschedule of the May 21st Planning Board meeting.
Due to Planning Board and Staff illness, tonight's Planning Board has been cancelled, to be rescheduled at a later date.
Please note that the Town Easter Egg Hunt originally scheduled for Sunday March 29th has been postponed to Sunday April 12th.
Acclaimed singer/songwriter Tom Chapin performs at the Grand Opening of the Boardman Road Branch Library. Explore the building and grounds of the new town library with friends. Sunday, April 12 at 2:00 pm. Click for more details.
The special Planning Board meeting scheduled for tonight has been cancelled.
There will be a special Planning Board meeting Thursday, 3/5 at 5:00 at Town Hall.
Please remember to keep your fire hydrants clear of snow and ice...it's the law.
The Zoning Board of Appeals meeting scheduled for tonight has been cancelled due to inclement weather.
Fairview Fire District Board of Fire Commissioner will hold a Special Meeting on Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 4 pm at the Firehouse, 258 Violet Ave, Poughkeepsie, NY. The Purpose of this meeting is for opening received bids on the Fire Pumper/Engine.
Due to inclement weather, the Town Court will be closed today.
Due to inclement weather, the Town Court will be closed today.
Fairview Fire District Board of Fire Commissioner will hold a Special Meeting on Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 6pm at the Firehouse, 258 Violet Ave, Poughkeepsie, NY. The Purpose of this meeting is for of appointing a Firefighter.
Due to a lack of agenda items, the Committee of the Whole meeting scheduled for January 14th has been cancelled.
Fairview Fire District Board of Fire Commissioner will hold a Special Meeting of the Board of Fire Commissioners on Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 9:30 am at the Firehouse, 258 Violet Ave, Poughkeepsie, NY. The Purpose of this meeting is for health benefits and to approve the Accounts Payable abstract.
The Fairview Fire District Board of Fire Commissioners will hold a Organization Meeting on Tuesday, 1/6/15, at 7:00 p.m. at the Firehouse, 258 Violet Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY. The January Board Meeting will follow immediately after for any and all business coming before the board
The Organizational Meeting for the Year 2015 of the Arlington Fire District has been scheduled for the 5th day of January, 2015 at 7:00 p.m followed immediately by the first Monday regular meeting of the month at the Arlington Fire District Headquarters, 11 Burnett Blvd, Poughkeepsie.