November 30, 2016 RSS feed / Civics and Politics

Cheaper Renewable Energy Proposed for Cold Spring

The Cold Spring Board of Trustees met last Tuesday to hear a presentation from Renewable Highlands, an initiative aiming to incentivize homeowners to switch to 100% renewable energy by tying it together with discounted electricity bills. More...

County Legislators Debate Need for Coroner’s Vehicle

Putnam County

A vehicle used by the Putnam Coroner's office has been deemed unsafe due to extensive mileage and a rusted frame. The county's chief coroner Dr. More...

Oil Trains Spur Congress to Tighten Railroad Safety

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Winter Parking Ordinance

Winter parking and snow removal regulations in the Village of Nelsonville:  The ban on overnight parking on any public street in the Village, between the hours of midnight and 6am, will be enacted when snow or ice is predicted, or when additiona More...

Schumer Calls For Electronic Speed Controls For Big Trucks

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Schumer Thanks Putnam for its Support

U.S. Senator Charles Schumer has thanked the voters of Putnam County for supporting him in last month's general election.  More...

Cyclists Ask Legislators for Safety Campaign

In September, a 73-yearold bicyclist from Stormville was critically injured when struck by a pick-up truck while peddling along Route 301 in Kent Cliffs less than a mile from the Putnam Valley town line. More...

Mortgage Tax Receipts Increase Over Past Six Months

Mortgage tax receipts have increased by some $225,000 across the county during the past six months.   More...

Meetings this Week

Wednesday November 30  7:00pm-Cold Spring Recreation Commission Meeting at Village Hall  7:30pm-Philipstown Pre- Board Meeting at Town Hall  7:30pm- Cold Spring Tree Advisory Board Meeting at Village Hall  8:00pm-Nelsonville Zonin More...

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