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Posted on: September 30, 2022

OCTOBER 6 WORK SESSION, OCTOBER 11 REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING SCHEDULED

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The City of Newburgh Council Work Sessions and Regular Council Meetings will continue to allow members of the public to attend in-person or virtually. All meetings will be livestreamed via Zoom videoconference, the City’s website, and Facebook p...

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Posted on: September 27, 2022

Temporary Road Closure & Detour

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Water Street (River Road/Marine Drive NYS Route 980T)

Please be advised that due to ongoing construction activities related to the North Interceptor Sewer project, Water Street (River Road/Marine Drive/NYS Route 980T) will be closed to all vehicular traffi...

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City News
Posted on: September 22, 2022

Quassaick Creek Greenway Open House

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Join Scenic Hudson, the design team, and the Quassaick Creek Greenway Steering Committee on October 3 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Newburgh Free Library for an open house and public launch of the Quassaick Creek Greenway Feasibility Study!

The Quassa...

Read about the Quassaick Creek Greenway...

City News
Posted on: September 20, 2022

Parking Restriction along Third Street between Johnston Street and Robinson Avenue (9W)

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Due to planned road reconstruction and paving operations along Third Street, parking along both sides of Third Street will be prohibited in the area between Robinson Avenue (9W) and Johnston Street between the dates of October 3rd through October...

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Posted on: September 16, 2022

City of Newburgh Announces Fall 2022 Recreation Programs

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NEWBURGH, NY – The City of Newburgh is pleased to announce several Recreation Department programs launching this fall. The programs are designed to promote cognitive development, improve coordination, expand social skills, and instill respect, r...

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Posted on: September 14, 2022

Fall, 2022 Small Business Bootcamp

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NEWBURGH, NY – The City of Newburgh, through its co-sponsorship agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), and partnership with the Newburgh Free Library (NFL) and the Small Business Development Center (SBDC), is happy to annou...

Read about the Small Business Bootcamp Sessions...

City News
Posted on: September 9, 2022

Fire Hydrant Flushing

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The City of Newburgh Water Department will be flushing fire hydrants throughout the City beginning on Monday, September 19, 2022, and continuing through to completion. This process will take two to three weeks to complete. 

Hydrant flushing is don...

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Posted on: September 7, 2022

City of Newburgh Welcomes Five Recruits to Firefighter Academy Training

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The City of Newburgh today welcomes five recruits beginning an eighteen-week comprehensive Firefighter certification program designed by the New York State Office of Fire Prevention and Control and held at the Career Firefighters Academy in Westchester Co...

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Posted on: August 3, 2022

Moody's Upgrades City of Newburgh Credit Rating to A3 from Baa2

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Credit analysis cites strong management and budgeting transparency in dramatically improved financial outlook

CITY OF NEWBURGH (NY) – Moody’s Investor Services (MIS) has upgraded the City of Newburgh’s credit rating to A3 from Baa2. Citing Newburgh’s stron...

Read about Moody's Upgrades...

City News
Posted on: August 3, 2022

City of Newburgh Expands Meter and Parking Operations/Enforcement

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NEWBURGH, NY – The City of Newburgh is excited to announce the upgrade and expansion of municipal parking meters and the launch of its first mobile payment option for parking powered by Passport, a leading transportation software and payments company. The...

Read parking meter changes...

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Posted on: July 18, 2022

Alternate Side of the Street Parking Suspended on Third St. from Robinson Ave. (9W) to Johnston St.

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Due to the ongoing construction along Third Street, between Robinson Avenue (9W) and Johnston Street, alternate side of the street parking rules will be suspended within this Third Street corridor.

The alternate side of the street parking rule suspension i...

Read about the parking rules suspension...

City News
Posted on: May 31, 2022

City of Newburgh Broadway Quality of Life Walks

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The City of Newburgh staff is undertaking daily walks up and down Broadway to beautify the City’s main commercial corridor.

The collaboration between Codes, DPW, Fire, and Police is looking to educate responsible business owners, property owners,...

Read about the Broadway Quality of Life Walks...

City News
Posted on: May 27, 2022

City of Newburgh Approves Taxi Fare Increase

City of Newburgh Approves Taxi Fare Increase

Effective June 1, 2022, the minimum rate of fare for taxicab transportation within the City of Newburgh will be $8.00. The rate of fare for transportation of passengers who are 65 years or older, whose point of transportation originates within the City of...

Read about the taxi fare increase...

City News
Posted on: May 6, 2022

Orange County Transit Orange

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Transit Orange provides a variety of transportation services to Orange County Residents that are reliable and cost effective. Whether by bus, ferry, commuter rail, and more, Transit Orange helps Orange County residents get where they need to be safely and...

Read about Orange Transit...

City News
Posted on: May 5, 2022

Lead Service Line Replacement Program

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The City of Newburgh City Council has funded the Lead Service Line Replacement program with $1 million dollars in American Rescue program funding to replace lead water service lines from the City’s water main to home owners water meter.

The lead ...

Read about the Lead Service Line Replacement...

City News
Posted on: February 4, 2022

2022 Free of Charge Bulk Item Pickup Program

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The City of Newburgh is pleased to resume its bulk item pickup program for 2022! Starting Wednesday, March 2, 2022, the bulk item pickup program will continue on a bi-monthly basis for the remainder of the year, and will be FREE OF CHARGE to all residents...

Read about the bulk item pickup program

City News
Posted on: February 3, 2022

City of Newburgh Taxicab Regulations & Education Brochure

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In an effort to ensure the safety of taxi passengers and drivers, the City of Newburgh has released an educational pamphlet to clarify several issues surrounding the regulations and licensing of taxis within the City of Newburgh.

The pamphlet highlights th...

Read about the educational brochure

City News
Posted on: January 28, 2022

Multi-site PFAS Health Study

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The New York State Department of Health and the University at Albany’s School of Public Health are participating in a national Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)’s Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) ...

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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...

Read about the road & sidewalk construction

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Posted on: September 22, 2022

Quassaick Creek Greenway Open House

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Join Scenic Hudson, the design team, and the Quassaick Creek Greenway Steering Committee on October 3 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Newburgh Free Library for an open house and public launch of the Quassaick Creek Greenway Feasibility Study!

The Quassa...

Read about the Quassaick Creek Greenway...

City News
Posted on: September 14, 2022

Fall, 2022 Small Business Bootcamp

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NEWBURGH, NY – The City of Newburgh, through its co-sponsorship agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), and partnership with the Newburgh Free Library (NFL) and the Small Business Development Center (SBDC), is happy to annou...

Read about the Small Business Bootcamp Sessions...

City News
Posted on: September 9, 2022

Fire Hydrant Flushing

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The City of Newburgh Water Department will be flushing fire hydrants throughout the City beginning on Monday, September 19, 2022, and continuing through to completion. This process will take two to three weeks to complete. 

Hydrant flushing is don...

Read about fire hydrant flushing...

City News
Posted on: August 3, 2022

Moody's Upgrades City of Newburgh Credit Rating to A3 from Baa2

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Credit analysis cites strong management and budgeting transparency in dramatically improved financial outlook

CITY OF NEWBURGH (NY) – Moody’s Investor Services (MIS) has upgraded the City of Newburgh’s credit rating to A3 from Baa2. Citing Newburgh’s stron...

Read about Moody's Upgrades...

City News
Posted on: August 3, 2022

City of Newburgh Expands Meter and Parking Operations/Enforcement

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NEWBURGH, NY – The City of Newburgh is excited to announce the upgrade and expansion of municipal parking meters and the launch of its first mobile payment option for parking powered by Passport, a leading transportation software and payments company. The...

Read parking meter changes...

City News
Posted on: July 18, 2022

Alternate Side of the Street Parking Suspended on Third St. from Robinson Ave. (9W) to Johnston St.

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Due to the ongoing construction along Third Street, between Robinson Avenue (9W) and Johnston Street, alternate side of the street parking rules will be suspended within this Third Street corridor.

The alternate side of the street parking rule suspension i...

Read about the parking rules suspension...

City News
Posted on: May 31, 2022

City of Newburgh Broadway Quality of Life Walks

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The City of Newburgh staff is undertaking daily walks up and down Broadway to beautify the City’s main commercial corridor.

The collaboration between Codes, DPW, Fire, and Police is looking to educate responsible business owners, property owners,...

Read about the Broadway Quality of Life Walks...

City News
Posted on: May 27, 2022

City of Newburgh Approves Taxi Fare Increase

City of Newburgh Approves Taxi Fare Increase

Effective June 1, 2022, the minimum rate of fare for taxicab transportation within the City of Newburgh will be $8.00. The rate of fare for transportation of passengers who are 65 years or older, whose point of transportation originates within the City of...

Read about the taxi fare increase...

City News
Posted on: May 6, 2022

Orange County Transit Orange

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Transit Orange provides a variety of transportation services to Orange County Residents that are reliable and cost effective. Whether by bus, ferry, commuter rail, and more, Transit Orange helps Orange County residents get where they need to be safely and...

Read about Orange Transit...

City News
Posted on: May 5, 2022

Lead Service Line Replacement Program

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The City of Newburgh City Council has funded the Lead Service Line Replacement program with $1 million dollars in American Rescue program funding to replace lead water service lines from the City’s water main to home owners water meter.

The lead ...

Read about the Lead Service Line Replacement...

City News
Posted on: December 20, 2021

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

Downing Pond Outlet and Third Street Stormsewer Project 350px (PNG)

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...

Read about the road & sidewalk construction

City News
Posted on: February 3, 2022

City of Newburgh Taxicab Regulations & Education Brochure

City of Newburgh Taxicab Regulations & Education Brochure (PNG)

In an effort to ensure the safety of taxi passengers and drivers, the City of Newburgh has released an educational pamphlet to clarify several issues surrounding the regulations and licensing of taxis within the City of Newburgh.

The pamphlet highlights th...

Read about the educational brochure

City News
Posted on: February 4, 2022

2022 Free of Charge Bulk Item Pickup Program

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The City of Newburgh is pleased to resume its bulk item pickup program for 2022! Starting Wednesday, March 2, 2022, the bulk item pickup program will continue on a bi-monthly basis for the remainder of the year, and will be FREE OF CHARGE to all residents...

Read about the bulk item pickup program

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