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Posted on: November 22, 2022

Council Seeks to Fill Vacancy Within Ranks

The Common Council is seeking individuals interested in serving as the 6th (sixth) Ward Councilmember for the City of Poughkeepsie Common Council.

Interested applicants must currently reside in the 6th Ward of the City of Poughkeepsie.

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Common Council
Posted on: September 27, 2022

Public Notice: Common Council Accepting Applicants for Chair Position

The Common Council is seeking individuals interested in serving as the Chair and Councilperson- at-Large for the City of Poughkeepsie Common Council.

If you are interested in serving as the Common Council Chair, please send your resume and a detailed lette...

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Common Council
Posted on: June 23, 2022

City Has Openings on Various Boards

The Common Council is seeking individuals interested in serving on the Land Bank Board, the Arts Commission, the Ethics Committee, and the Industrial Development Agency (IDA).If you are interested in serving on one of the above boards/committees/commissio...

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Common Council
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Common Council Postpones Tonight's Meeting Due to Inclement Weather

Please by advised:  Due to inclement weather, tonight's Common Council meeting is being postponed to a later date.

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Common Council
Posted on: March 16, 2022

City Set to Return to In-Person Meetings

With COVID-19 cases declining dramatically, City of Poughkeepsie officials announced today that in-person public meetings will return effective the week of March 21. 

 “We surely hope the worst of this pandemic is behind us, and ...

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Common Council
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Common Council Seeks Applicants to Join Redistricting Committee

The Common Council is seeking applicants to join a five-member redistricting committee that will create a proposed plan for new ward boundaries. The committee will be made up of volunteers and will be provided with a budget to engage the necessary consult...

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Common Council
Posted on: November 9, 2021

City Names Poughkeepsie Attorney Valk to Lead Its Corporation Counsel

Mayor Rob Rolison announced today the appointment of city resident Rebecca A. Valk as Corporation Counsel, pending Common Council approval.

Attorney Valk served as Assistant Corporation Counsel for the city for two years, from 2013 to 2015, when she gained...

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Corporation Counsel
Posted on: March 2, 2022

City Creates New Website Providing Insights and Easy Views of Budget

The city has launched a website providing the public with easy ways to look at the approximate $103 million budget and its various components, as well as offering new insights on vital demographic information in the city.

The website features graphics and ...

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Mayor
Posted on: January 19, 2022

Check Out Latest Issue of The Buzz!

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City Administrator Nelson will also serve as Mayor in 2023, Celebration of Lights event set for Dec. 2, Malcolm X Park renovations are moving forward swiftly, all this and more in The Buzz: City of Poughkeepsie E-Newsletter — November 18, 2022 -...

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