Entries by Brian K. Austin

Putnam Looks to Phase 3: Indoor Dining, Bigger Gatherings and Personal Care Businesses Allowed

BREWSTER, NY— Phase III in Putnam and the Mid-Hudson region is upon us. The region is moving forward after 14 days of meeting the benchmark numbers required in current phase. As this stage gets into full swing residents can expect inside dining, larger gatherings, and personal care businesses coming back with some specified restrictions. Personal care businesses, beyond hair-related businesses, now will include tanning and nail salons, spas, massage therapy, and tattoo and piercing facilities. Along with inside dining, these new services will limit capacity to optimize social or […]

Preparing for phase 3 on Tuesday June 23rd

Restaurants are set to offer indoor dining and personal care businesses are preparing to open on Tuesday June 23, when the county is expected to enter Phase 3 of the state’s reopening schedule. “Team Putnam” is on hand to help businesses plan their restarts and adapt to new requirements. “Since the very beginning of the […]

PIN 8761.97 Stoneleigh Ave. @ Drewville Rd. Intersection Improvements

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a Public Information Presentation will be made to the Putnam County Legislature’s Physical Services Committee at their scheduled June 22, 2020 meeting. Additionally, the presentation will be posted on Putnam County’s website, www.putnamcountyny.gov, under the Department of Highways & Facilities tab. This presentation is being offered electronically in lieu of a […]

The Putnam County Parks Department is seeking High School students to Lifeguard for Full and Part-time positions. Lifeguards must be available to work through Labor Day.

Lifeguard Positions – Putnam County Veterans Memorial Park, Carmel. $11.50 – $14/hr. – must be 16 years of age and possess current valid advanced lifesaving certificate: basic life support cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and Standard First Aid certificates from the American Red Cross or equivalent certifying agency. Please contact  845-808-1994   for more information  *Reimbursement for Certification […]

Putnam County Day 2020 a Virtual Celebration

Friday, June 12, 2020, Carmel, New York – Today marks the 208th birthday of Putnam County, a celebration of a new county in a new country.  Unfortunately, the annual observation of Putnam County Day at the Historic Courthouse has been canceled this year due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic as the Hudson Valley region strives […]