October 5, 2011 RSS feed / Civics and Politics

One Month Left to Register for FEMA Disaster Aid

New Yorkers affected by Hurricane Irene have only 30 more days to register with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for possible federal disaster assistance. More...

Objections Lead to DMV Giving Eye Tests a Second Look

Putnam County Clerk Dennis Sant and Sheriff Donald Smith were furious last week over a new state initiative that both officials charged would jeopardize the health and safety of motorists across the Empire State. More...

Breaking News - 10/8/2011 7:21 PM

Cold Spring Street Residents To Pay For Water & Road Repairs

Private road or public road causes issue for residents. More...

Split Legislature Joins Watershed Coalition

By a vote of 6-3, the Putnam Legislature has agreed to join 19 other municipalities throughout the New York City watershed by forming the East of Hudson Watershed Corporation, resulting in the transfer of $20 million of Big Apple funds allowing membe More...


WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 56:00pm – Putnam Valley 2012 Budget Work Session 7:30pm – Philipstown Board Weekly Workshop 7:30pm – Garrison School Board Special Meeting THURSDAY OCTOBER 67:30pm – Cold Spring Special Board/LWRP 8:00pm &nda More...

Board, Employees Learn Workplace Violence Prevention Tactics

Preventing workplace violence was the focus of a special meeting held last Tuesday evening at Village Hall in Cold Spring. More...

Sales Tax Revenue Back in the Black

Putnam’s sales tax revenue is back in the black. After two months of declining sales tax dollars, county shoppers have returned to their earlier spending habits. More...

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