City Administrator

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Film Crew Working in Poughkeepsie – August 7th-26th

A film crew will be shooting an independent feature film in various locations around the Poughkeepsie area beginning on August 7th. Filming is expected to be complete by August 26th. For additional information about the film, please contact Ali Weiner, Production Coordinator, (646) 315-0968.

Governor Awards City with Water System Upgrade Grant

City of Poughkeepsie has been awarded a grant to fund new storage and water main upgrades.

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The City Administrator is the chief administrative officer of the city and oversees day to day operations.  Appointed by the Mayor with the concurrence of the Common Council, the City Administrator assists the Mayor and Council in reviewing and developing policy recommendations. 

Additional responsibilities include working with the mayor to develop annual operating budget and the city’s five-year capital plan; and supervising all department heads in the city government except the City Chamberlain and the Corporation Counsel.