April 22, 2015 RSS feed / Civics and Politics

Hudson Highlands Working Toward Conservation Analysis

Philipstown Planning Board

The Hudson Highlands Reserve (also known as Horton Road LLC), a massive subdivision in Cold Spring, is continuing to work to submit its conservation analysis to the Philipstown Planning Board. Its previous analysis was rejected. More...

Kings Dock Road Permits Granted

Conservation Board

Doug Banker’s application for Kings Dock Road, a complex project before the Conservation Board, had all three of its permits unanimously granted at the April 14 meeting last week. More...

Blood Drive

Philipstown Community Blood Drive is at the Garrison Firehouse, 1616 Route 9, Garrison. It will take place Friday, May 1, 2:00 to 8:00 PM. To schedule an appointment: 1-800-933-2566 or www.nybloodcenter.org. More...

Meetings This Week

Wednesday April 22 7:00pm- Putnam Valley Town Board Meeting 7:00pm- Butterfield Library Public Hearing on Referendum, at the library, Cold Spring. More...

Planners Meet with New Chairman

Cold Spring Planning Board

The planners met for the first time since Cold Spring Mayor Dave Merandy replaced former planning chair Barney Molloy with Donald Mac Donald. Merandy and Molloy faced one another in March's village election. More...

Safety Upgrades Sought for Oil Rail Shipping

U.S. Senators Charles Schumer of New York and Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut called Sunday for all passenger railroads, as well as trains carrying crude oil shipments, to use Positive Train Control by 2018. More...

Common Core Called A Disaster at Legislature

Putnam County Legislature

The executive director of New Yorkers United for Kids, Cathy Sapeta of the North Highlands section of Philipstown, charged before county lawmakers this week that “Common Core is robbing our children of their childhood.” More...

Butterfield Project

Public comment on the scaled mass model for the proposed Butterfield redevelopment site, as well as previously submitted materials related to Butterfield Realty's application to the Historic District Review Board, will be heard beginning at 8 pm on W More...

Garrison Fire Dept. Open House

The next Garrison Volunteer Fire Company Open House will be Sunday April 26, 10am to 1pm. It will be at the Firehouse, 1616 Rt. 9, Garrison. Complimentary food and drink! More...

Cold Spring Seeks Committee Members

The Village of Cold Spring Board of Trustees is seeking residents to serve on the Code Update Committee. More...

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