February 25, 2015 RSS feed / Civics and Politics

Meetings This Week

Wednesday February 25 7:00pm- Garrison School Budget Meeting 7:00pm Cold Spring Recreation Commission meeting at Village Hall 8:00pm Cold Spring Historic District Review Board at Village Hall Thursday February 26 More...

Code Update Committee Talks B&B and Zoning Districts


Cold Spring’s Code Update Committee got closer to the heart of the zoning code at their latest meeting. The committee established their working definition of a Bed and Breakfast, and tackled a few zoning codes in certain districts. More...

Odell Outlines Reasons for Stiebeling Departure


Adam Stiebeling, formerly Putnam’s Commissioner of Emergency Services, is not going quietly into that good night. More...

Village Changes Phone Plan

On yet another frigid winter night, the Village Board met with a short agenda ahead of them. Trustees approved switching phone providers to save money, as well as briefly discussed Butterfield. More...

Horton Road Analysis Rejected By Planners

Environmental Issues, Rattlesnake Population, Cited as Concerns

It’s a long road ahead for the Hudson Highlands Reserve (AKA Horton Road LLC,) the 155 acre sub-division at East Mountain Road North and Horton Road in Philipstown. More...

Schumer Lashes Out at President Obama

Drug Crisis

Democratic U.S. Senator Charles Schumer Sunday lashed out at his fellow Democrat, President Barack Obama, for reducing funding earmarked for areas hit hard by the heroin epidemic. More...

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