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Common Council Meeting – August 21, 2017

The Common Council will meet on Monday, August 21, 2017 at 6:30 pm in the Council Chambers, Third Floor, Municipal Building, 62 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, New York. Parking is available under City Hall. Enter the parking garage from the westbound arterial highway. For additional information, please contact the City Clerk, at
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4th Ward Community Meeting – August 31, 2017

Councilman Lee Klein of the City’s 4th Ward will be hosting a ward meeting regarding neighborhood issues on Thursday, August 31, at 7:30 pm at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship ,67 South Randolph Avenue, Poughkeepsie. All are invited to attend. Contact Information Lee David Klein (R) 32 Seaman Road Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 (845)
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Common Council Special Meeting – July 28, 2017

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to Section 2.04 of the City Charter, the Common Council of the City of Poughkeepsie will hold a Special Meeting on Friday, July 28, 2017 at 5:45 PM in the Common Council Chambers, Municipal Building, 62 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, NY for the purpose
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Common Council Meetings

The public is invited to speak at meetings of the Common Council. Voting occurs only at Common Council meetings.

Committee of the Whole Meetings will not be regularly scheduled, but will be scheduled with public notice on an as needed basis. Committee of the Whole Meetings are work sessions and the public is not allowed to speak.

All Common Council meetings are webcast and televised live. Meetings are televised on Time Warner Cable channel 23 and Verizon Fios channel 39. Once completed, the meetings are archived on the webcasting site for later viewing.  Visit Webcast»

Free parking is available under City Hall for those arriving before 8:00 p.m. Enter the parking garage from the westbound arterial highway.

2016-2017 Common Council

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Council Terms Effective January 1, 2016

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Mayor
Rob Rolison (R)
(845) 451-4073
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1st Ward
Christopher D. Petsas (D)
36 Talmadge Street
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
(845) 206-7300
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2nd Ward
Mike Young (D)
20 Barclay Street
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
(845) 232-0016
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3rd Ward
Majority Leader
Lorraine Johnson (D)
147 Mansion Street
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
(845) 242-3972
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4th Ward
Minority Leader
Lee David Klein (R)
32 Seaman Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
(845) 452-5077 – Home
(845) 454-9200 – Work
(845) 242-0270 – Cell
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5th Ward
Ann E. Perry (D)
121 North Hamilton Street
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
(845) 454-0947
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6th Ward
Chairwoman
Natasha Cherry (D)
173 South Cherry Street
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
(845) 849-9584 Home
(845) 232-8275 Cell
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7th Ward
Randall A. Johnson II (D)
52 Manitou Avenue
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
(845) 282-4512 Cell
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8th Ward
Matthew McNamara (D)
32 Oakwood Blvd
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
(212) 748-9957 Cell
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