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Posted on: January 31, 2023

Water Main Break Near Brown’s Pond Pumping Station

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Please be advised there is a water main break on the raw water transmission line coming from the Brown’s Pond Pumping station to the Water Filtration Plant.

New York State Route 207 from Clarkview Lane to Route 300 in New Windsor will be closed t...

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

City of Newburgh Warming Center

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Due to the extreme cold forecasted this week, the City of Newburgh has designated the Activity Center as a Warming Center from February 3 through February 4, 2023.

The Warming Center is located at 401 Washington Street, Newburgh, NY 12550 and will be open ...

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Posted on: January 30, 2023

Human Rights Commission Meeting February 2, 2023

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The Human Rights Commission (HRC) will convene a meeting on Thursday, February 2, 2023, in the Heritage Center located at 123 Grand Street, Newburgh, NY 12550.

The meeting will be held in-person beginning at 7:00 p.m.

For meeting agendas and specific detail...

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Posted on: January 27, 2023

UPDATE: Traffic Advisory - Water Leak – Ann Street from William Street to Clark Street

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The leak has been identified and the road is back open to traffic

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Residents should be advised that the Water Department is on the scene of a water leak in front of 180 Ann Street. Ann Street will be...

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

Civil Service Commission Meeting Rescheduled to February 1, 2023

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Please be advised, the regular meeting scheduled for February 15, 2023, of the City of Newburgh Civil Service Commission has been rescheduled to Wednesday, February 1, 2023. The meeting will be livestreamed to the public via the City’s webpage as well as ...

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Posted on: January 25, 2023

City of Newburgh Seeks Alternate Members for the Zoning Board of Appeals

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The City of Newburgh is seeking a volunteer to serve on the Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) to fill one alternate member position. Individuals interested in volunteering must apply by February 27, 2023.

The ZBA is an administrative body that reviews all appl...

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Posted on: January 19, 2023

2023 Free of Charge Bulk Item Pickup Program

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The City of Newburgh announces the bulk item pick-up program schedule for 2023. Beginning March 29, 2023, the bulk item pickup program will continue on a quarterly basis for the remainder of the year and is free of charge to all residents. The scheduled b...

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Posted on: January 17, 2023

CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSIONS AND REGULAR COUNCIL MEETINGS RELOCATED TO COUNCIL CHAMBERS

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Please be advised that all City of Newburgh Council Work Sessions and Regular Council Meetings will be relocated to the Council Chambers at 83 Broadway, Newburgh, NY 12550. All meetings will be livestreamed via the City’s website, and Facebook p...

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Posted on: January 17, 2023

Citizens Advisory Committee Seeks Members for Districting Commission

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The City of Newburgh Citizens Advisory Committee seeks volunteers to serve on the City of Newburgh’s next Districting Commission to evaluate the existing wards and redistrict them as necessary so that they remain compact and contiguous and in co...

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Posted on: January 13, 2023

CITY OF NEWBURGH ANNOUNCES MAJOR MILESTONE IN $32M NORTH INTERCEPTOR IMPROVEMENT PROJECT

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$32M Project is First Clean Water Infrastructure Project Funded by Bipartisan Infrastructure Law in New York State

North Interceptor Improvement Project Prepares City for Economic Development While Protecting the Hudson River Watershed

The City of Newburgh ...

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Posted on: January 13, 2023

Temporary Road Closure & Detour Colden Street & Second Street

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Please be advised that due to ongoing construction activities related to the North Interceptor Sewer project, Colden Street will be closed to all vehicular traffic in the area between Water Street (Marine Drive) and Broadway. Second Street will also be cl...

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Posted on: January 10, 2023

Board of Electrical Examiners Meeting Re-Scheduled to February 1, 2023

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The Board of Electrical Examiners meeting, originally scheduled for Wednesday, January 18, 2023, at the Fire Department, located at 22 Grand Street, Newburgh, NY 12550 has been rescheduled. The meeting will be re-scheduled to Wednesday, February 1, 2023, ...

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Posted on: December 28, 2022

CITY OF NEWBURGH PROMOTES TRANSPARENT BUDGETING PROCESS WITH LAUNCH OF DIGITAL BUDGET BOOK

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The City of Newburgh today announces a major step forward in budgeting transparency and community-centered government with the launch of its new web-based, mobile-friendly Digital Budget Book powered by ClearGov, a leading provider of Budget Cycle Managem...

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Posted on: January 4, 2023

City of Newburgh Seeks Alternate Members for the Planning Board

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The City of Newburgh is seeking volunteers to serve on the Planning Board to fill two alternate member vacancies. Individuals interested in volunteering must apply by February 7, 2023.

The Planning Board oversees subdivision, site plan and special use perm...

Read about the Planning Board Vacancy...

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Posted on: December 20, 2022

Virtual Tour of Dutch Reformed Church

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The City of Newburgh invites you to take a virtual tour of the Dutch Reformed Church located at 134 Grand Street, Newburgh, NY 12550.

The virtual tour provides the public an opportunity to view the interior of the Dutch Reformed Church that is contaminated...

Read about the virtual tour...

City News
Posted on: December 16, 2022

CITY OF NEWBURGH ANNOUNCES FREE BUS FARE PROGRAM ON NEWBURGH AREA TRANSIT ROUTES

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CITY OF NEWBURGH (NY) – the City of Newburgh today announces the launch of a new free bus fare program along Newburgh Area Transit routes, which will also include paratransit services. This pilot program is made possible thanks to $67,500 secure...

The City of Newburgh announces free bus fares...

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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...

Read about Moody's Upgrades...

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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 co...

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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...

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Posted on: January 4, 2023

City of Newburgh Seeks Alternate Members for the Planning Board

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The City of Newburgh is seeking volunteers to serve on the Planning Board to fill two alternate member vacancies. Individuals interested in volunteering must apply by February 7, 2023.

The Planning Board oversees subdivision, site plan and special use perm...

Read about the Planning Board Vacancy...

City News
Posted on: December 16, 2022

CITY OF NEWBURGH ANNOUNCES FREE BUS FARE PROGRAM ON NEWBURGH AREA TRANSIT ROUTES

NB TO Free Fares 2022-2023 FB Graphic

CITY OF NEWBURGH (NY) – the City of Newburgh today announces the launch of a new free bus fare program along Newburgh Area Transit routes, which will also include paratransit services. This pilot program is made possible thanks to $67,500 secure...

The City of Newburgh announces free bus fares...

City News
Posted on: December 28, 2022

CITY OF NEWBURGH PROMOTES TRANSPARENT BUDGETING PROCESS WITH LAUNCH OF DIGITAL BUDGET BOOK

2023 Council Adopted ClearGov 350px

The City of Newburgh today announces a major step forward in budgeting transparency and community-centered government with the launch of its new web-based, mobile-friendly Digital Budget Book powered by ClearGov, a leading provider of Budget Cycle Managem...

Read on...

City News
Posted on: December 20, 2022

Virtual Tour of Dutch Reformed Church

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The City of Newburgh invites you to take a virtual tour of the Dutch Reformed Church located at 134 Grand Street, Newburgh, NY 12550.

The virtual tour provides the public an opportunity to view the interior of the Dutch Reformed Church that is contaminated...

Read about the virtual tour...

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...

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 co...

Read parking meter changes...

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...

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