Entries by Brian K. Austin

Legal Notice – Public Hearing on Tentative 2020 Budget 10/24/19

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Legislature of the County of Putnam will hold a Public Hearing on the Tentative Budget for the year 2020, as presented by the County Executive and the Report of the Budget & Finance Committee of the Legislature, on Thursday, October 24, 2019 at 7:00 P.M. in the Historic Courthouse, […]

Child Advocacy Center Celebrates Their 20 Year Anniversary

More Than 4000 Children Helped Over Past twenty years! BREWSTER, NY, September 23, 2019— This month the Child Advocacy Center (CAC) of Putnam County marks its twenty-year anniversary of serving children and their families—providing a child-friendly setting where a multi-disciplinary team (MDT) works together to handle child abuse allegations. Since opening in September 1999, the […]

Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell presented a $165.3 million proposed 2020 county budget to the Legislature Thursday at the Putnam County Golf Course

Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell presented a $165.3 million proposed 2020 county budget to the Legislature Thursday at the Putnam County Golf Course in Mahopac. The budget, which is within the New York State tax cap, represents a $5.9 million or 3.7 percent spending increase over the 2019 budget and reflects the conservative spending that […]

Part Time-Assistant District Attorney/ Appellate Attorney Job Opening

Title:             Part Time-Assistant District Attorney/ Appellate Attorney Office:           Putnam County District Attorney Salary:           Commensurate with experience but not to exceed $58,000 Location:      Town of Carmel, Putnam County, New York Job Information: The Putnam County District Attorney’s Office is seeking a qualified, experienced candidate to join our office in the role of part time assistant district […]

County Executive MaryEllen Odell and the Putnam County Legislature hope to see a big public turnout for 2020 budget presentation Thursday evening, but those who can’t make it can watch a live stream of the event on the county website

County Executive MaryEllen Odell and the Putnam County Legislature hope to see a big public turnout for 2020 budget presentation Thursday evening, but those who can’t make it can watch a livestream of the event on the county website at https://www.putnamcountyny.com/budget2020/ The 2020 budget presentation will be held at 7 p.m. at the Putnam County […]

Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell has appointed Lauri Taylor as Coordinator of the county’s new Climate Smart Communities Initiative

Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell has appointed Lauri Taylor as Coordinator of the county’s new Climate Smart Communities Initiative. “Lauri Taylor has spent years protecting the environment in Putnam County,” Odell said. “She has the spirit and experience that make her the right choice to lead the county’s effort to reduce greenhouse gases and adapt […]