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Common Council Meeting – September 9, 2019

The Common Council will meet on September 9, 2019 at 6:30 PM in the Common Council Chambers, Municipal Building, 62 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, NY.

Parking is available underneath City Hall, accessible via the Mill St. exit on the westbound side of the arterial. For additional information, please contact the City Clerk at (845) 451-4225.

All Common Council meetings are webcast live and broadcast on Time Warner Cable (Ch. 23) Verizon Fios (Ch. 39). Once completed, the meetings are archived on the webcast site for later viewing.

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Common Council Meeting – June 3, 2019

The Common Council will meet on June 3, 2019 at 6:30 PM in the Common Council Chambers, Municipal Building, 62 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, NY.

Parking is available underneath City Hall, accessible via the Mill St. exit on the westbound side of the arterial. For additional information, please contact the City Clerk at (845) 451-4225.

All Common Council meetings are webcast live and broadcast on Time Warner Cable (Ch. 23) Verizon Fios (Ch. 39). Once completed, the meetings are archived on the webcast site for later viewing.

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Common Council Seeks Members for Board of Ethics & Waterfront Advisory Committee

Board of Ethics

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the City of Poughkeepsie Common Council is looking for members to serve on the City of Poughkeepsie Board of Ethics.

Please send letters of interest and resumes to Deanne L. Flynn, City Chamberlain to City Hall, Office of the City Chamberlain, 62 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, New York 12601, [email protected] or by fax at 845-451-4239 by the end of the day, Friday, March 22, 2019

Waterfront Advisory Committee (WAC)

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the City of Poughkeepsie Common Council is looking for members to serve on the City of Poughkeepsie Waterfront Advisory Committee (WAC). Members must be residents of the City of Poughkeepsie.

Please send letters of interest and resumes to Deanne L. Flynn, City Chamberlain to City Hall, Office of the City Chamberlain, 62 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, New York 12601, [email protected] or by fax at 845-451-4239 by the end of the day, Friday, March 29, 2019.

Common Council Meeting – July 2, 2018

The Common Council will meet on July 2, 2018 at 6:30 PM in the Common Council Chambers, Municipal Building, 62 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, NY.

Parking is available underneath City Hall, accessible via the Mill St. exit on the westbound side of the arterial. For additional information, please contact the City Clerk at (845) 451-4225.

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Common Council Meeting – June 4, 2018

The Common Council will meet on June 4, 2018 at 6:30 PM in the Common Council Chambers, Municipal Building, 62 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, NY.

Parking is available underneath City Hall, accessible via the Mill St. exit on the westbound side of the arterial. For additional information, please contact the City Clerk at (845) 451-4225.

All Common Council meetings are webcast live and broadcast on Time Warner Cable (Ch. 23) Verizon Fios (Ch. 39). Once completed, the meetings are archived on the webcast site for later viewing.

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Common Council Meeting – April 2, 2018

The Common Council will meet on April 2, 2018 at 6:30 PM in the Common Council Chambers, Municipal Building, 62 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, NY.

Parking is available underneath City Hall, accessible via the Mill St. exit on the westbound side of the arterial. For additional information, please contact the City Clerk at (845) 451-4225.

All Common Council meetings are webcast live and broadcast on Time Warner Cable (Ch. 23) Verizon Fios (Ch. 39). Once completed, the meetings are archived on the webcast site for later viewing.


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*Addendum Additions
Addendum Deletions

  1. ROLL CALL
  2. REVIEW OF MINUTES:
    1. Common Council Meeting of March 5, 2018
  3. READING OF ITEMS by the City Chamberlain of any resolutions not listed on the printed agenda.
  4. PUBLIC PARTICIPATION: Three (3) minutes per person up to 45 minutes of public comment on any agenda and non-agenda item.
  5. MAYOR’S COMMENTS:
  6. CHAIRWOMAN’S COMMENTS AND PRESENTATIONS:
  7. MOTIONS AND RESOLUTIONS:
    1. FROM CITY PLANNER QUINN, SEQRA Resolution R18-23, and Sale R18-24, approving the property sale of 171 Union Street to Urban Green Equities II, LLC.  
    2. FROM CORPORATION COUNSEL ACKERMANN, Resolution R18-26, approving the abandonment of a paper street on Dutchess Avenue.
    3. FROM CORPORATION COUNSEL ACKERMANN, Resolution R18-27, approving the naming of private roads for the Dutton project, located at One Dutchess Avenue.
    4. FROM COUNCILMEMBER FLOWERS, Resolution R18-28, approving the naming of the Traffic Circle at Smith Street in honor of Petty Officer 1st Class Corey Ingram.
  8. ORDINANCES AND LOCAL LAWS:
    1. FROM CORPORATION COUNSEL ACKERMANN, Ordinance O-18-2, approving amendments to Chapter 18 in the Code of Ordinances, entitled “TAXICABS”.
  9. PRESENTATION OF PETITIONS AND COMMUNICATIONS:
    *EXECUTIVE SESSION: Regarding the proposed Collective Bargaining Agreement with CSEA

    1. FROM RODERICK BARNES, a notice of property damage sustained on November 21, 2017.
    2. FROM MATTHEW CAVALIERE, a notice of property damage sustained on March 5, 2018.
    3. FROM KIMBERLY GOODEN, a notice of personal injury sustained on January 13, 2018.
    4. FROM JENNIFER HERMAN, a notice of intent to obtain a Liquor License, located at 8 North Cherry Street.
    5. *FROM COUNCILMEMBER SALEM, a communication regarding a proposed Resolution, calling on the New York State Legislature to pass, and the Governor to sign funded legislation in the FY 2018-19 State Budget to allow for early voting and Automatic Voter Registration in New York State.
    6. *FROM CORPORATION COUNSEL ACKERMANN, a communication regarding the proposed naming of private roads for the Dutton project, located at One Dutchess Avenue.
    7. *FROM COUNCILMEMBER BRANNEN, a communication regarding a proposed local law to provide for funding for legislative staff to support the Common Council’s ability to meet its chartered roles.
  10. UNFINISHED BUSINESS:
  11. NEW BUSINESS:
  12. ADJOURNMENT:

Common Council Public Hearing – January 17, 2017

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 Tuesday, January 17, 2017, at 6:00pm, 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 the proposed designation 55 Noxon Street, the Barrett Art Center.    

Common Council Meeting – January 9, 2017

The Common Council will meet on Monday, January 9, 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 (845) 451-4225.

All Common Council meetings are webcast live and broadcast on Verizon Fios 39 and Time Warner Cable 23.  Once completed, the meetings are archived on the webcasting site for later viewing.

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  1. ROLL CALL
  2. NOMINATIONS AND ELECTIONS
    1. Chairman
    2. Vice – Chairman
    3. Majority Leader
    4. Minority Leader
  3. REVIEW OF MINUTES:
  4. READING OF ITEMS by the City Chamberlain of any resolutions not listed on the printed agenda.
  5. PUBLIC PARTICIPATION: Three (3) minutes per person up to 45 minutes of public comment on any agenda and non-agenda items.
  6. MAYOR’S COMMENTS:
  7. CHAIRMAN’S COMMENTS AND PRESENTATIONS:
  8. MOTIONS AND RESOLUTIONS:
  9. ORDINANCES AND LOCAL LAWS:
  10. PRESENTATION OF PETITIONS AND COMMUNICATIONS:
  11. UNFINISHED BUSINESS:
  12. NEW BUSINESS:
  13. ADJOURNMENT:

 

Common Council Special Meeting – December 8, 2016

Pursuant to Section 2.04 of the Charter of the City of Poughkeepsie, Christopher D. Petsas, Chairman of the Common Council hereby calls a Special Meeting of the Common Council of the City of Poughkeepsie for Thursday, December 8th, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. for the purpose of voting on the 2017 budget and to reconsider Resolution R16-97, approving the short term financing for DPW vehicle purchase, in accordance with the Capital Plan.

The meeting shall be held in the Common Council Chambers located at 62 Civic Center Plaza, 3rd Floor, Poughkeepsie, New York 12601

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Common Council Seeks Members for Transportation Strategy Committee

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the City of Poughkeepsie Common Council is looking for seven (7) members to serve on the City of Poughkeepsie “Transportation Strategy Committee”. Members must be residents of the City of Poughkeepsie. Please send letters of interest and resumes to Deanne L. Flynn, City Chamberlain to City Hall, Office of the City Chamberlain, 62 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, New York 12601, [email protected] or by fax at 845-451-4239 by the end of Tuesday, December 20, 2016.