Entries by Brian K. Austin

Walker appointed Assistant Secretary at U.S. Department of Energy Odell will not fill deputy position in 2018

CARMEL, NY – Bruce J. Walker has resigned as the Deputy County Executive of Putnam. He was confirmed by the U.S. Senate as Assistant Secretary for the Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability at the U.S. Department of Energy. Walker, a Mahopac native who lives with his wife, Lisa and their children in Pawling, […]

Putnam County Retiree Health Insurance Information

Putnam County is pleased to announce 2 new Retiree Medicare Supplement plan options effective January 1, 2018. Although participation is VOLUNTARY, these new options will offer potential savings to the enrollee and Putnam County. Plan selection is required by December 8, 2017. Click here for more information.

Due to a continuing power outage in the Hamlet of Carmel, the County Office Building Campus including and Law Department are closed for today, October 30, 2017

Due to a continuing power outage in the Hamlet of Carmel, the County Office Building Campus including and Law Department are closed for today, October 30, 2017.  This closing impacts only employees that work at this campus. All other campuses are open. It is expected that power will be restored in time for a normal […]

Putnam County Government raises over $600 for Domestic Violence Awareness

Supporting the efforts of the Putnam/Northern Westchester Women’s Resource Center, County Executive MaryEllen Odell and dozens of Putnam County employees participated in Purple Thursday on Thursday, Oct. 19, by buying special t-shirts and wearing purple to draw attention to domestic violent issues in Putnam. The county employees raised $620 for the nonprofit. “Raising money through […]

Notice of Public Hearing October 25th To amend Chapter 220, Article XI (Cold War Veterans Exemption), Section 220-70 of the Putnam County Code entitled “Exemption Granted”, as adopted by the Putnam County Legislature on October 3, 2017 by Resolution #214

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held before the County Executive of the County of Putnam at Room 300 of the County Office Building, 40 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, New York 10512 on the 25th day of October, 2017 at 4:30 in the afternoon, and again at 6:30 in the evening concerning: […]

County Executive Odell unveils proposed 2018 Putnam County Budget

MAHOPAC, NY – Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell presented the $155.3 million proposed 2018 county budget to the legislature at a public meeting held at Putnam County Golf Course on Thursday, Oct. 6. The budget, which is within the New York State imposed tax cap, has a net increase of $2.3 million over the 2017 […]