Entries by Brian K. Austin

Planning Study to Explore Feasibility of Commuter Train from Southeast, NY to Danbury, CT

Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell has secured $1 million from the New York Metropolitan Transportation Council (NYMTC) to study the feasibility of restoring passenger train service along a 13.5 mile stretch of a rail line from the Southeast, NY train station to Danbury, CT. Reconnecting the old Beacon Line could relieve traffic congestion on the […]

Putnam County’s annual September 11th Candle Light Vigil Wednesday, September 11th at 1 Fair Street, Carmel at 8:00pm

Putnam County’s annual September 11th Candle Light Vigil will be held on Wednesday, September 11th at the Putnam Heroes Memorial located at Corner Stone Park, 1 Fair Street, Carmel at 8:00pm. In the Vigil, we remember those eight citizens of Putnam County who died at the World Trade Center on September 11th, 2001 and the […]

Legal Notice – Public Hearing on Tentative 2020 Budget

LEGAL NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Budget and Finance Committee of the Legislature of the County of Putnam will hold a Public Hearing on the Tentative Budget for the year 2020 on Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 8:00 P.M., or immediately following the County Executive’s Budget Presentation to the Committee, whichever occurs first, […]

2019/2020 Corrected School Tax Bill

The Putnam County Commissioner of Finance has announced that the 2019/2020 School Tax Collection Process has been temporarily suspended, due to a file control error causing Veterans Exemptions to exceed maximum limits and thereby causing the 2019/2020 School tax bills to be incorrect.   New corrected 2019/2020 School tax bills will be mailed the week […]

Public Hearing September 25th at 4:30 P.M. & 6:30 P.M. To Amend Article 5 of the Putnam County Charter Entitled “Executive Department” by adding a new Section 5.04 Entitled “Department of Tourism”, which was adopted by the Putnam County Legislature on September 3, 2019 by Resolution R#194.

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  September at  4:30 p.m. and again at 6:30 p.m. concerning: A LOCAL LAW To Amend Article […]

Public Hearing September 25th at 4:30 P.M. & 6:30 P.M. To Amend and Revise Chapter 55 of the Putnam County Code Entitled “Ethics, Code of, and Financial Disclosure to Prohibit the Disclosure of Confidential Material” Resolution R#192.  

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 September at 4:30 p.m. and again at 6:30 p.m. concerning: A LOCAL LAW To Amend and […]

Putnam County recognizes September as National Preparedness Month

Prepared, Not Scared Putnam County recognizes September as National Preparedness Month BREWSTER, NY— The Ready campaign, launched in 2003, aims to promote preparedness through public involvement. This and every September, the campaign recognizes National Preparedness Month, to encourage family and community disaster and emergency planning. The 2019 theme is “Prepared, Not Scared.” The notion of […]

County Clerk Michael Bartolotti to Swear In New citizens at Naturalization Ceremony Wednesday September 18th at the Historic Court House

PUTNAM COUNTY CLERK MICHAEL C. BARTOLOTTI TO SWEAR IN NEW CITIZENS AT NATURALIZATION CEREMONY ON WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2019 AT 11:00 A.M. AT THE PUTNAM COUNTY HISTORIC COURTHOUSE IN CARMEL, NY Putnam County Clerk Michael C. Bartolotti will host a Naturalization Ceremony on Wednesday, September 18, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. at the Putnam County Historic […]