Entries by Brian K. Austin

Paralegal Job Opening

Putnam County seeks a Paralegal to perform various paralegal tasks in support of attorneys, including research, review & preparation of legal docs, process petitions, Court orders, & prep litigation cases. Interact with legal professionals, Department. staff & public.  Requires possession of Paralegal certification plus BS or Assoc. degree.  Amount of experience determined by level of […]

New initiative, Parent As Driving Partners

Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell is pleased to announce a new initiative, Parent As Driving Partners, at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 25, 2020, in the lobby of the Putnam County Office Building, 40 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, New York. Parents As Driving Partners is a partnership of the Putnam County Clerk, Putnam County Probation STOP-DWI, […]

Governor’s proposed Medicaid funding changes

Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell wants to voice her concern about the impact our communities would feel if the governor’s proposed Medicaid funding changes are enacted. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced he wants the state’s 62 counties to contribute an additional $150 million to pay for Medicaid’s skyrocketing costs. The counties enroll Medicaid recipients, but because […]

March 1st ban single-use plastic bags

It’s time for Putnam County residents to remember to bring their own reusable bags with them when they go shopping, Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell said. “Starting March 1, a New York State law will ban single-use plastic bags,” said Putnam County Legislature Chairwoman Toni Addonizio. “Retailers in Putnam, and throughout the state, will no […]

PUTNAM GROWS! Farm & Agribusiness Summit

Putnam County area farmers, agribusinesses, government, and nonprofit support leaders will gather at the Tilly Foster Farm in Brewster, NY, for the first Putnam Grows! Farm and Agribusiness Summit Friday, Jan. 31. This important event was created to provide information and promote awareness of trends and resources to promote growing business. Featured speakers scheduled to […]

Putnam County Welcomes Newest Citizens at the Naturalization Ceremony January 22nd 2020 at the Historic Courthouse

PUTNAM COUNTY WELCOMES NEWEST CITIZENS PUTNAM COUNTY CLERK MICHAEL C. BARTOLOTTI SWEARS IN 43 NEW CITIZENS AT NATURALIZATION CEREMONY ON WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 22, 2020 AT PUTNAM COUNTY HISTORIC COURTHOUSE Putnam County Clerk Michael C. Bartolotti hosted a Naturalization Ceremony on Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 11 a.m. at the Putnam County Historic Courthouse, Carmel, New […]

Census 2020 – Everyone Counts in Putnam

April 1, 2020 is Census Day. The Census is mandated by the U.S. Constitution. The United States has been conducting the Census every ten years since 1790. Data from the Census will be used for the next ten years for many things – including determining New York State’s representation in Congress as well as local […]