Entries by Brian K. Austin

Putnam County Awarded $100,000 for Airport Park Drainage

CARMEL, NY – County Executive MaryEllen Odell announced that Putnam County will receive a $100,000 grant through New York’s State and Municipal Facilities Program to conduct drainage improvements to Airport Park in Mahopac. Airport Park is a county-owned property that was leased to the Town of Carmel in 2005 for 99-years. The drainage improvements will, […]

County Executive Odell and Sheriff Langely celebrate Flag Day with St James’ students

CARMEL, NY – Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell, Sheriff Robert Langely Jr. and Director of Veterans Services, Karl Rohde, honored Flag Day on Tuesday, June 14 by hosting a small ceremony at the Row of Honor in Carmel with students from St. James School. “It is great to be out here along the shores of […]

Putnam County-Wide Shared Services Panel Meets to Increase Inter-governmental Cooperation

A Putnam County-wide Shared Services Panel, that includes every Mayor and Supervisor located within the County, has been convened earlier this year by Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell to develop a County-wide Shared Services Plan to find ways to increase government efficiency and reduce spending. The Panel also includes members from the County’s Fiscal Vision […]

Spring Brings Increased Risk for Rabies

Brewster, NY—Rabies is a serious threat to the health of humans and animals and is deadly when left untreated. As the temperature rises, the numbers of rabies cases increase as well. Springtime is when wild baby animals are born and bats often return to the local area. In New York State, more than half of […]

Remembering a lost colleague inspires a new Row of Honor Ceremony

CARMEL, NY – In remembrance of Richard Farrell of Yorktown, who worked for the Putnam County Veterans Service Agency, County Executive MaryEllen Odell joined his family, friends, colleagues and fellow members of Mahopac VFW Post 5491 at the Row of Honor along the shores of Lake Gleneida in Carmel, NY on Wednesday, May 30. Collectively, […]

Cats can receive low-cost spay and neutering services on Thursday, June 21, at the Trinity Episcopal Church Parish House

Cats can receive low-cost spay and neutering services on Thursday, June 21, at the Trinity Episcopal Church Parish House, 5 Elm Street in Fishkill. Appointments are required. Call 845-206-9021 or email clinic@strayhelp.org. For further information about Stray H.E.L.P. (Healthcare and Education to Limit Population), visit: www.strayhelp.org

PUTNAM COUNTY CLERK MICHAEL C. BARTOLOTTI TO SWEAR IN NEW CITIZENS AT NATURALIZATION CEREMONY ON WEDNESDAY, JUNE 27, 2018, 10:00 AM, AT THE PUTNAM COUNTY HISTORIC COURTHOUSE IN CARMEL, NY.

Putnam County Clerk Michael C. Bartolotti will host a Naturalization Ceremony on Wednesday, June 27, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. at the Putnam County Historic Courthouse, 44 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel.  At the ceremony, Clerk Bartolotti will administer the Oath of Allegiance to our new citizens. The Color Guard of American Legion Post 1080 will open and […]