May 11, 2011 RSS feed / Civics and Politics

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New Policy Governs Political Signs

A new countywide signage policy approved unanimously by the Putnam Legislature last week outlines rules and regulations on how long political signs can be displayed on county roads.  Effective immediately, political signs can be installed 30 day More...

Putnam Valley Democrats Host Grange Q&A

The Putnam Valley Democratic Committee and Putnam Valley Town Board member Wendy Whetsel invite town residents to meet with her to talk about the issues at a Q&A session from 2:30 to 4pm on May 15 at the Putnam Valley Grange Hall.   More...

Putnam Names May Safe Boat Month

Members of the Putnam Legislature have proclaimed May, Safe Boat Month across the county, recognizing that recreational boating is a fun and enjoyable sport and an excellent source of relaxation, but extremely dangerous for the unprepared  More...

Responsible County Government?

Post Audit, Lawmakers Punt on Official Newspaper Status

Putnam legislators failed last week to reach a decision on designating “official” newspapers for 2011, deciding instead to return the matter to committee and ask for requests for proposals from the current three publications.  More...

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