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2015 Budget Review Session Schedule

Budget review sessions will be held in the Common Council Chambers at City Hall (3rd Floor, 62 Civic Center Plaza).  Parking is available in the City Hall garage, accessible from Mill St.  The sessions are open to the public.

Monday, September 29, 2014 at 5:30pm

General Administration

  • Assessor
  • Chamberlain
  • Common Council
  • City Administrator
  • Mayor
  • Corporation Counsel
  • Finance
  • Debt Service
  • Revenue

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at 5:30pm

Public Safety/Building

  • Building/Planning/Zoning/Engineering
  • Fire
  • Police

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 5:30pm

Public Works

  • Recreation
  • Joint Water
  • Joint Sewer
  • Buildings & Grounds
  • Trees
  • Streets
  • Street Lights
  • Transit
  • Parking
  • Sanitation

Tentative – Monday, October 20, 2014 at 5:30pm (before Common Council Meeting)

  • Public Hearing

Tentative – Monday, November 3, 2014 at 6:30pm (at Common Council Meeting)

  • Budget Adoption

City Seeks Members for Charter Review Commission

Application Deadline: September 26, 2014

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the City of Poughkeepsie is looking for seven (7) members to serve on the City of Poughkeepsie Charter Review Commission. The Commission is advisory and will be charged with reviewing the City’s current form of government. Members must be at least eighteen (18) year old, residents of the City of Poughkeepsie and cannot be employees, hold a public office or an appointed position of the City of Poughkeepsie. Applicants should have a basic understanding of city government. Please send letters of interest to Deanne Flynn, City Chamberlain to City Hall, Office of the City Chamberlain, 62 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, New York 12601 by September 26, 2014.

Public Hearing: Fee in Lieu of Parkland

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to the Charter and Codes of the City of Poughkeepsie, Administrative Code, Section 14.04, a Common Council Public Hearing will be held on Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 6:00 p.m., in the Common Council Chambers, Third Floor, Municipal Building/City Hall, 62 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, New York, for the purpose of receiving comments on proposed Ordinance, establishing a fee in lieu of parkland.

Poughkeepsie City Center Revitalization Plan Open House

The Land Use Law Center is hosting a public “open house” on April 16th from 6:30-8:30pm at 305 Main Street, “The Canvas,” next door to the Artist’s Palate to discuss the draft Poughkeepsie City Center Revitalization Plan.  A team of facilitators will be on staff to take public comments.  The Poughkeepsie City Center Revitalization Plan (PCCRP) seeks to capitalize on all of Poughkeepsie’s assets while redressing enduring concerns about building vacancy, crime, public safety, open space, and the underutilization of land. The PCCRP generates planning concepts and implementation strategies to help reassert Poughkeepsie as the economic and cultural center of the Hudson Valley. Please help spread the word through your contacts. We look forward to seeing everyone on the 16th.

April Planning Board Meeting Rescheduled

The Planning Board meeting scheduled for Tuesday, April 15 has been rescheduled to Wednesday, April 16, beginning at 7:00pm. A continuation of the Public Hearing for One Dutchess Avenue is scheduled for 6:00pm on April 16.

WAC Meeting Cancelled

The Waterfront Advisory Committee (WAC) meeting scheduled for Tuesday, February 25 has been cancelled due to a lack of agenda items. For additional information about the WAC, Please contact the Planning Department.

Common Council Organizational Meeting

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Common Council of the City of Poughkeepsie will convene the 2014 Organizational Meeting on Thursday, January 2, 2014, at 6:00 p.m., in the Common Council Chambers, Third Floor of City Hall/Municipal Building, 62 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, New York.  Immediately following at 6:30 p.m., the regular Common Council Meeting for January 2, 2014 will be held.

December 10th ZBA Meeting Cancelled

The Zoning Board of Appeals meeting scheduled for December 10th has been cancelled due to a lack of agenda items.

For additional information about the ZBA, please contact the Planning Department

Special Meeting of the Planning Board

A Special Meeting of the Planning Board will take place on December 10, 2013 at 5:30pm in the Common Council Chambers (3rd Floor, City Hall). The purpose of the meeting is to discuss the Dutton Project.

For addition information, please contact the Planning Department.

HDLPC Meeting Cancelled

The Historic District and Landmarks Preservation Commission Meeting (HDLPC) scheduled for this evening, November 20, 2013 has been cancelled. For additional information about the HDLPC, please contact the Planning Department.