December 17, 2014 RSS feed / Civics and Politics

Farewell to Outgoing Putnam Lawmakers

One hundred well wishers stopped off at the Putnam Legislature office last Friday morning to wish retiring Legislators Sam Oliverio and Lou Tartaro Godspeed and good luck in their future endeavors. More...

Nelsonville Announcement

Meeting Rescheduled

Nelsonville Monthly Meeting, scheduled for Monday December 15th, was re-scheduled to Monday, December 22nd. It is 7:30pm at the Courthouse. More...

Canine Team Grant Received

Putnam County will soon be home to a pair of explosives detection canine teams thanks to Uncle Sam. The Sheriff’s Department successfully won a grant in 2013 to cover the cost of the dog, a canine vehicle along with training and equipment. More...

RT 9 Billboard to Come Down; VFW Under Referendum

Philipstown Town Board

A Philipstown Workshop was called for December 10 to discuss the court order to remove a billboard on Rt. 9, just past Lane Gate Road. The billboard was installed in 2002, and changed from its original frame without notice. More...

NYSDEC Questions Regarding Boat Club at Board

Village Announcement

The Village of Cold Spring Board of Trustees has been approached by members of the Cold Spring Boat Club with questions about the feasibility of removing coal tar contamination from under the boat club building without taking down the structure. More...

Meetings This Week

Wednesday December 17 7:00pm- Cold Spring Planning Board Meeting at Village Hall 7:00pm- Putnam Valley Town Board Meeting 7:30pm- Garrison School Board Regular meeting Thursday December 18 7:00pm- Cold Spring Zoning Board of Appeals at Village Hall C More...

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