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Posted on: January 27, 2022

City Breaks Ground on Downing Pond Stormsewer Separation and Pedestrian Improvements Project

Downing Pond Stormsewer Separation and pedestrian Improvements project

NEWBURGH, N.Y. - Despite the bitterly cold weather, the City broke ground on the Downing Pond Stormsewer Separation and Pedestrian Improvements Project at Third Street in the East End Historic District on the morning of Thursday, January 27.  &am...

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Posted on: January 25, 2022

City of Newburgh Police Department Survey

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The City of Newburgh Police Department is requesting community participation in a survey to gather information on their thoughts and to learn how the department can improve. 

CNPD has joined the National Police Foundation’s Law Enforcement Applied...

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City News
Posted on: January 12, 2022

Homeowner Assistance Fund Information Letter

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To City of Newburgh Homeowner:

Homeowners in New York State who were financially affected by COVID-19 and are now behind on their housing payments, may be eligible for financial assistance through the New York State Homeowner Assistance Fund (NYS HAF).

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City News
Posted on: January 10, 2022

Charlotte Mountain Appointed as Code Compliance Supervisor

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Effective January 10, 2022, Charlotte Mountain joins the City of Newburgh, assuming the role of Code Compliance Supervisor.

Previously serving as the building inspector for the Village of Cold Spring, NY and code enforcement officer in the Village of Mamar...

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City News
Posted on: December 23, 2021

Mayoral Letter

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Dear Neighbors and Friends,

I trust that you and your families are healthy and doing well.  Since the beginning of the Pandemic, we have all felt disruption in our lives, but now is not the time to let our guard down. With the holidays around the ...

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City News
Posted on: December 20, 2021

Road & Sidewalk Construction on Third Street Between Robinson Avenue (9W) and Johnston Street

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The City of Newburgh is pleased to announce the start of construction for the Downing Pond Outlet and Third Street Stormsewer project.

This project involves the installation of a new outlet control device on Downing Pond to reduce flooding in the area of T...

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City News
Posted on: December 9, 2021

Board of Assessment Review Vacancies

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The City of Newburgh seeks to fill two vacated position on the Board of Assessment Review. The terms for these positions end on September 30, 2024 and September 30, 2025 respectively.

The Board of Assessment Review is a quasi-judicial body charged with the...

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City News
Posted on: December 8, 2021

City of Newburgh City Council Approves FY2022 Budget

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The Newburgh City Council approved the Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 Budget on November 22, 2021. The adopted budget includes a tax levy under the New York State tax cap, along with tax rate reductions for homestead as well as non-homestead properties.  ...

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City News
Posted on: October 14, 2021

City of Newburgh Offering Free Masks and Hand Sanitizer Distribution

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The City of Newburgh is pleased to announce that it will distribute disposable face masks and hand sanitizers to organizations and small businesses operating in the City of Newburgh in a continuing effort to stem the tide of COVID-19 and safeguard City of...

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Posted on: September 29, 2021

City of Newburgh Announces Return of In-Person/Virtual Hybrid City Council Work Sessions & Meetings

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Due to continued concerns over the spread of the Delta variant of the Coronavirus, the City of Newburgh will return to conducting its upcoming City Council Work Sessions and Regular Council meetings via an in-person/virtual hybrid model, effective the Oct...

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City News
Posted on: September 2, 2021

City of Newburgh Seeks to Fill Board Vacancies

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Vacancies currently exist on several City Boards. They include the Police Community Relations and Review Board, Architectural Review Commission, Planning Board, Zoning Board of Appeals, Electrical Examiners Board, Board of Ethics and the Citizens Advisory...

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City News
Posted on: June 21, 2021

FHA Borrower Forbearance Assistance Information

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As the impacts from the COVID-19 pandemic continue to ripple across our nation, an escalating foreclosure crisis among FHA-insured borrowers is reaching a cataclysmic point impacting hundreds of thousands of borrowers. HUD Office of Housing Counseling und...

Read about the FHA Borrower Forbearance Assistance

City News
Posted on: June 17, 2021

New York State COVID-19 Pandemic Small Business Recovery Grant Program

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The New York State COVID-19 Pandemic Small Business Recovery Grant Program was created to provide flexible grant assistance to currently viable small businesses, micro-businesses and for-profit independent arts and cultural organizations in New York State...

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City News
Posted on: June 14, 2021

City of Newburgh Announces New Interactive Website

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The City of Newburgh is pleased to announce that it is launching its new website as of June 14, 2021.

The website www.cityofnewburgh-ny.gov just underwent a re-design process by CivicPlus, the leading government website provider. The website is now ADA com...

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City News
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Love Your Block Mini-Grants

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The City of Newburgh has been awarded funds through the Cities RISE grant, supplemented in 2021, with additional funding from the Council to offer the Love Your Block Mini-Grants.

Mini-grants are available to community- and faith-based organizations, tenan...

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City News
Posted on: June 3, 2021

Emergency Rental Assistance Program

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You may be eligible for the New York State Emergency Rental Assistance Program, funded by the U.S. Treasury and administered in partnership with Orange County Department of Social Services. There are no costs or fees. You can receive assistance if, due to...

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City News
Posted on: April 14, 2021

City of Newburgh Citizens Advisory Committee

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The City of Newburgh seeks volunteers to serve on the Citizens Advisory Committee.  The Citizens Advisory Committee’s sole purpose is to develop a pool of individuals interested and qualified to serve on the City of Newburgh’s next districting co...

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Posted on: June 15, 2021

New York State COVID-19 Pandemic Small Business Recovery Grant Program

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The New York State COVID-19 Pandemic Small Business Recovery Grant Program was created to provide flexible grant assistance to currently viable small businesses, micro-businesses and for-profit independent arts and cultural organizations in New York State...

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Community News
Posted on: May 24, 2021

Emergency Broadband Benefit

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The Federal Communications Commission (“FCC”) has launched the Emergency Broadband Benefit program to help families and households that are struggling to afford internet service during the COVID-19 pandemic. This new benefit provides a temporary discount ...

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