Entries by Brian K. Austin

Putnam County Officials Urge County Residents To Continue To Monitor The Arrival Of A Dangerous Storm With High Winds

Issued By: Putnam County Emergency Management Headline: UPDATE: Putnam County Officials Urge County Residents To Continue To Monitor The Arrival Of A Dangerous Storm With High Winds This morning, in preparation for the arrival of Hurricane Sandy, MaryEllen Odell, Putnam County Executive, along with County Emergency Response Officials participated in a National Weather Service briefing. […]

NYSEG and RG&E Emergency Planners Preparing for Possible Effects of Hurricane Sandy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 26, 2012 NYSEG and RG&E Emergency Planners Preparing for Possible Effects of Hurricane Sandy >> NYSEG and RG&E urge customers to stay away from downed power lines – even lines that appear “dead” can be deadly. NYSEG customers should call 1.800.572.1131 to report downed power lines or other hazardous situations; RG&E […]

Live Healthy Putnam online Health Survey

  The Putnam County Department of Health is pleased to announce the launch of the second Live Healthy Putnam online Health Survey.  This survey will now more broadly focus on the health trends of Putnam County and the information gathered will be used to direct public health priorities for the County.  The Health Department is […]

Use your cover letter to your advantage!

Use Your Cover Letter to Your Advantage. Your cover letter is particularly important. It’s the job searcher’s opportunity to help the potential employer see that the applicant’s skills and experience match what the employer seeks. In the current economic climate, with the scarcity of jobs, a well-written cover letter distinguishes your application. Taken from: Top Tips […]

Child Passenger Car Seat Safety

Contact:  Michelle Martine, 845-808-1400 x 44122 Description of each restraint type: A REAR-FACING CAR SEAT is the best seat for your young child to use. It has a harness and in a crash, cradles and moves with your child to reduce the stress to the child’s fragile neck and spinal cord. A BOOSTER SEAT positions […]

Proper Car Seat Use Improves Auto Safety

Putnam County Department of Health 1 Geneva Road, Brewster, New York 10509 845-808-1390 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:  Michelle Martine, 845-808-1400 x 44122 Proper Car Seat Use Improves Auto Safety BREWSTER, NY—Every September, National Child Passenger Safety Week is observed and it is a good time to review motor vehicle safety issues. According to the National […]