May 29, 2013 RSS feed / Civics and Politics

Good Luck - It’s Mike Bowman and Gretchen Dykstra to the Historic Board

The Historic District Review Board is getting some new blood. More...

Young People & Memorial Day: Still Interested, Still Engaged

Amidst the veterans on Memorial Day, a striking thing about Cold Spring’s and Philipstown’s commemoration of the holiday is how many local families have a legacy of military service, and how many young people – even today, supposedl More...

New Spirit of Cooperation Between Boards Over Butterfield

A joint meeting between the Village Board and the Planning Board started on the right foot last Wednesday at Village Hall. More...

Nelsonville to Review Takeover of Private Road, ‘Billy’s Way’

The future of a private road, Billy’s Way, came to the Nelsonville Board of Trustees at its most recent meeting as a group of residents from the development, off of Route 301 and west of Fishkill Road, petitioned for Nelsonville to take over th More...

Legislature Overrides Odell’s Indian Point Veto

UPDATED WITH AUDIO -- By a vote of 8 to 1, the Putnam Legislature has overridden County Executive MaryEllen Odell’s veto of legislation that called on the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to expand the emergency evacuation zone around Indian Point More...

Legislators Request Extension of Local Sales Tax Hike

Putnam lawmakers have called on the State Legislature to give the county some latitude when it comes to generating sales tax dollars by extending its current rate for the next two years. More...

Putnam Democrats Endorse Candidates For Legislature

Putnam Democrats have endorsed two candidates to run for the county Legislature this fall. More...

Recreation Department Wants Action in Philipstown

It’s been nearly a year since the Philipstown Board focused on the state of the athletic fields near the Recreation Department headquarters on Route 9D. More...

Announcements

The Village of Cold Spring Board of Trustees will hold a workshop on Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. at Village Hall, 85 Main Street, Cold Spring for a discussion on emergency preparedness for flooding events. More...

Meetings This Week

Wed May 29  7:30pm Garrison Schl Bd Regular Meeting  7:30pm MOVED: Cold Spring Board Weekly Workshop  7:30pm Philipstown Board Weekly Wkshop  7:30pm Cold Spring Planning Board  Fri May 31  5:30pm Philipstown North Highla More...

Weekly Poll

Construction on the Pudding Street overpass won't start until 2019. What are your thoughts?
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