Dutchess County Prescription Medication Drop Box Program

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Dutchess County offers 10 locations for residents to anonymously dispose of unused unwanted prescription medications & controlled substances. They are the following:

City of Beacon Police Dept. 1 Municipal Plaza, Beacon, NY 12508
Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office 150 N. Hamilton St., Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
East Fishkill Police Dept. 2468 Route 52, Hopewell Jct., NY 12533
Hyde Park Police Dept. 3 Cardinal Road, Hyde Park, NY 12538
NYS Police, Troop K Headquarters 2541 Route 44, Salt Point, NY 12578
**Pawling Substation, DC Sheriff’s Office** 9 Memorial Ave., Pawling, NY 12564
Town of Poughkeepsie Police Dept. 19 Tucker Drive, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
**Millerton Police Dept.** 21 Dutchess Ave., Millerton, NY 12546
**Red Hook Police Dept.** 7467 South Broadway, Red Hook, NY 12571
Wappingers Falls Police Dept. 2628 South Ave., Wappingers Falls, NY 12590

ALL LOCATIONS ARE ACCESSIBLE 24 HOURS A DAY, 7 DAYS A WEEK
 **Exceptions:

V/O Millerton PD
Mon – Fri 9am-4pm
Sat. 12pm to midnight
Sun. 4pm – midnight or call 518-789-3115

Pawling Substation
Call 845-486-3800 for assistance

V/O Red Hook PD
Daily from 8am – midnight

Medicines deposited into the drop boxes should be in sealed containers/plastic bags.

Any used prescription medications, medicated ointments, over the counter medicines, and inhalers may be disposed of.

Hazardous materials and needles are not accepted and Pharmacies and medical providers are not allowed to take part in the program.

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All for one and one for all – United we stand, divided we fall

Upcoming Event:  Mid-Hudson Islamic Association and Muslim Community in partnership with Civic and Community Organization invite you to attend an event to deliver a message of peace, solidarity, religious tolerance and kindness for all.

Sunday, March 26, 2017
2pm – 5pm
Fishkill Recreation 793 Route 52, Fishkill, NY 12524
RSVP to Seema Rizvi, MD at seema.rizvi1682@gmail.com

Resolution In Opposition To The Addition Of New Anchorage Grounds In The Hudson River

Would appreciate your opinion.  On this month’s agenda is 2017052 A RESOLUTION IN OPPOSITION TO THE U.S. COAST GUARD’S DOCKET ID USCG-2016-0132 TO THE ADDITION OF NEW ANCHORAGE GROUNDS IN THE HUDSON RIVER  

For details click below.

http://www.dutchessny.gov/concalendar/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=5369

Sound off in person this today or via email at countylegislature@dutchessny.gov.

Francena Amparo
Assistant Minority Leader
Dutchess County Legislator – Dist. 14
Town of Wappinger & Village of Wappingers Falls
Tel: (845) 418-3162
Email: francena.amparo@gmail.com

Resolution In Opposition To The Addition Of New Anchorage Grounds In The Hudson River

Would appreciate your opinion.  On this month’s agenda is 2017052 A RESOLUTION IN OPPOSITION TO THE U.S. COAST GUARD’S DOCKET ID USCG-2016-0132 TO THE ADDITION OF NEW ANCHORAGE GROUNDS IN THE HUDSON RIVER  

For details click below.

http://www.dutchessny.gov/concalendar/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=5369

Sound off in person this Thursday or via email at countylegislature@dutchessny.gov.

Francena Amparo
Assistant Minority Leader
Dutchess County Legislator – Dist. 14
Town of Wappinger & Village of Wappingers Falls
Tel: (845) 418-3162
Email: francena.amparo@gmail.com

SUPPORT GROUPS FOR VETERANS & GROUPS FOR THE FAMILIES OF VETERANS

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Groups will be meeting the 1st Wednesday of the month for veterans & the 3rd Wednesday for veteran’s families.  Both groups will meet at 110 Grand Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603 and both groups will run from 5:30pm-6:30pm.  Vet2Vet of Dutchess County is responsible to hosting these support groups for veterans and groups for the families of veterans.

Consumer Workshops on Electric Vehicles

Free and Open to the Public – There will be a workshop in Poughkeepsie tomorrow.  I am also hosting a workshop in Wappingers Falls this Saturday. Please read for details. Thank you!

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