Entries by Brian K. Austin

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 […]

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 […]

County Clerk Michael C. Bartolotti Swears in 40 New Citizens at September 18 2019 Naturalization Ceremony

PUTNAM COUNTY WELCOMES NEWEST CITIZENS PUTNAM COUNTY CLERK MICHAEL C. BARTOLOTTI SWEARS IN 40 NEW CITIZENS AT NATURALIZATION CEREMONY ON WEDNESDAY, SEPTMEBER 18, 2019 AT PUTNAM COUNTY HISTORIC COURTHOUSE Putnam County Clerk Michael C. Bartolotti hosted a Naturalization Ceremony on Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at 11 a.m. at the Putnam County Historic Courthouse, Carmel, New […]

Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Day Scheduled for Saturday, October 5

BREWSTER, NY—Putnam County will hold a Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Drop-Off Day for Putnam County residents on Saturday, October 5. The Putnam County Department of Health and New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) are co-sponsoring the FREE event, scheduled from 9 am to 2 pm (rain or shine) at Fahnestock State Park, Canopus […]