Entries by Brian K. Austin

Fast Start to Flu Season Predicted

Fast Start to Flu Season Predicted; Three Public Fall Clinics Scheduled BREWSTER, NY—Flu season will be here in Putnam County soon. The word from experts who monitor the flu’s earlier arrival in other parts of the world is not encouraging. Australia for example had triple the number of influenza cases soon after the start of […]

Local Law No 8 of 2019 AMEND THE PUTNAM COUNTY CODE ENTITLED ETHICS, CODE OF, AND FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE TO PROHIBIT THE DISCLOSURE OF CONFIDENTIAL MATERIAL

RESOLUTION #154 Local Law 8 of 2019 (passed at Full Mtg. 07/02/2019) RESOLUTION #154 APPROVAL/ LOCAL LAW TO AMEND THE PUTNAM COUNTY CODE ENTITLED ETHICS, CODE OF, AND FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE TO PROHIBIT THE DISCLOSURE OF CONFIDENTIAL MATERIAL WHEREAS, the government of Putnam County necessarily reviews, considers, creates, stores, and transmits documents containing information which is […]

Full Volume Test for Indian Point Sirens Set for Wednesday, August 28th, 2019, at 10:30 AM

Entergy is conducting a full-volume test of the Indian Point siren system in Westchester, Rockland, Orange and Putnam counties on Wednesday, August 28th at approximately 10:30 AM. During the test the sirens will sound for four minutes. WHUD Radio (100.7 FM) will test the Emergency Alert System immediately following the siren test. County officials will […]

Legal Notice – Public Hearing 09 03 19 – Agricultural District 8 Year Review

LEGAL NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to Article 25-AA of the Agriculture and Markets Law of the State of New York, Section 303-a, that the Putnam County Legislature will be holding a Public Hearing on the proposed continuation, modification, or termination of the Putnam County Agriculture District No. 1 created by Resolution #381 […]

Music and Songs of Yesteryear

The Historian’s Collection features a number of interesting music and song ephemera from local musicians, groups and events. These items range from advertisements of music festivals held at Birch Hill Ski Area in the 1990s, to Judge Samuel B. Hickman’s early music career, and rare images of yesteryear including a photograph of the Patterson Cornet […]

Public hearing will be held before the County Executive of the County of Putnam on August 28th at 3:30 P.M. and again at 6:30 P.M. concerning Repealing Chapter 156 of the Putnam County Code Entitled “Energize NY Benefit Financing Program” Resolution R #183

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 28th day of August at 3:30 P.M. and again at 6:30 P.M. concerning: A LOCAL LAW Repealing Chapter […]

Public hearing will be held before the County Executive of the County of Putnam on August 28th at 3:30 P.M. and again at 6:30 P.M Amending Chapter 135 of the Putnam County Code Entitled “Contractors Law” Resolution #171

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 28th day of August at 3:30 P.M. and again at 6:30 P.M. concerning: A LOCAL LAW Amending Chapter […]

Assistant District Attorney/ Appellate Attorney Job Opening

Title:             Assistant District Attorney/ Appellate Attorney Office:           Putnam County District Attorney Salary:           TBD/Commensurate with experience 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 small yet dynamic office in the role of appellate attorney.  Applicants must have 3+ years’ […]

Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell names new Director of Tourism To head Department of Tourism created by Legislature

Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell names new Director of Tourism To head Department of Tourism created by Legislature Tracey Walsh, a lifelong Carmel resident with deep knowledge of the county and a clear vision for its potential, will be the new Putnam County Director of Tourism, County Executive MaryEllen Odell announced Wednesday. The appointment was […]