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The Putnam County Clerk’s Office is extremely proud to host Putnam County Passport Saturday this coming October; at its office located at 40 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, New York on Saturday October 17, 2020 from 9:00 am until 1:00 pm to provide passport information to U.S. citizens and to accept passport applications. Putnam County Clerk Michael […]

LETTER TO THE EDITOR From County Executive MaryEllen Odell and Health Commissioner Michael J. Nesheiwat, MD

Thank you, Putnam County. Throughout the coronavirus pandemic, you have helped neighbors in need, supported food banks and food drives, delivered meals for seniors, made and donated masks and, of course, adapted to wearing masks in public and practicing safe social distancing measures. Because of your vigilance, our communities have been able to reopen safely. […]

HEALTH ALERT If you worked at or visited Eveready Diner in Brewster on September 19 and September 22 You may have been exposed to COVID-19

If you worked at or visited Eveready Diner at 90 Independent Way, Brewster on Saturday, September 19 from 6pm to 7:30pm (indoor) Tuesday, September 22 from 7pm to 8:30pm (indoor) You may have been exposed to COVID-19. A member of the public who has tested positive for COVID-19 was at the restaurant during these times. […]

Hazard Mitigation Plan – We Need Your Input!

Putnam County, along with its towns and villages, are in the process of updating the County’s 2015 Hazard Mitigation Plan (HMP).  The update of this plan allows the county and participating jurisdictions to continue to be eligible for future pre-disaster mitigation funding from FEMA. Ultimately, these actions reduce vulnerability, and communities are able to recover […]

Putnam County Announces New Website Where the Public Can Access Resources Regarding Police Reform and Reinvention

Carmel, NY— September 18, 2020 — Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell announced today that a new website has been created where the public can review the County’s process on Police Reform and Reinvention Collaborative (PRRC) “Public Service Agencies, including police agencies, should always be transparent” said County Executive MaryEllen Odell, “this site along with our […]