Entries by Tom

All Putnam County Roadways Ordered Closed, Shelter Location

After discussing the current weather situation with Sheriff Robert Langley, Highway Commissioner Fred Pena and Bureau of Emergency Services Commissioner Ken Clair, County Executive MaryEllen Odell issued an executive order to ban all non-emergency traffic from roadways in Putnam County. “The snow is predicted to be very heavy with wind speeds increasing over the next […]

Villa Barone Hilltop Manor opens its doors to the community on Thursday, March 8, 2018 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm offering hot soup, a chance to charge electronic equipment and warmth

As Putnam County endures another major winter storm within one week we continue to see an outpouring of compassion from the community. Villa Barone Hilltop Manor has invited the public to join them for warmth, food and conversation. Villa Barone Hilltop Manor is located at 466 Route 6 in Mahopac. The idea for a community […]

9,680 NYSEG customers remain without power-Overnight shelters available-www.putnamcountyny.gov

The Office of Emergency Management reports that as of 4:30pm 9,680 Putnam County NYSEG customers are still without power. This is down from a high of 25,700.  Crews from NYSEG and mutual aid response teams continue to work for full restoration. For Tuesday March 6, 2018 overnight shelters for individuals who can’t go to friends […]

All County Offices Open For Business As Usual, Monday March 5, 2018 Including Public Transportation

Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell has announced that all Putnam County Government Offices will open on their normal schedule for Monday, March 5, 2018. This includes all Putnam County Public Transportation Services. “In order for us to continue to address the many issues facing our residents following this major Nor’easter, it is imperative that County […]

List of overnight shelters available for residents 3/4/18

Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell announced that there will be limited overnight accommodations for Putnam County residents who have been impacted by the storm and remain without power. Putnam County in partnership with the Putnam County Sherriff’s Department, the American Red Cross, Putnam Hospital Center and Garrison Fire Department will open two overnight facilities: Putnam […]

Robert Tendy Sworn In As New District Attorney

Robert Tendy was sworn in today as the new Putnam County District Attorney. The ceremony took place at the Historic Putnam County Courthouse, a fitting backdrop for the new DA. DA Tendy stated he “is proud and honored to serve the people of Putnam County”. DA Tendy has been an attorney since 1989 concentrating in […]

Putnam County Office of Senior Resources Has Canceled All Programs And Pre-K EI Transportation Is Suspended 11-26-14

In response to the impending winter storm, Putnam County Office of Senior Resources has closed all programs for Wednesday November 26, 2014. This includes Senior Transportation, Adult Daycare and the Nutrition Program including Home Bound Meals. In addition Putnam County Planning, Development and Public Transportation has canceled Pre-K and Early Intervention transportation for Wednesday November […]