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 email@example.com
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.
Transfer Admissions Event for Veterans at Mount Saint Mary College in Newbrugh June 1st from 1 pm – 7 pm. This is a one-stop event for veteran students interested in transferring college credits toward a Bachelor’s degree, or in starting a Master’s degree program.
Learn more by visiting http://www.msmc.edu/Admissions/tra.be
Transportation Interest: The Poughkeepsie-Dutchess County Transportation Council (PDCTC) will meet on Thursday, March 24, 2016 at 1:30 p.m.at the Henry A. Wallace Center at the FDR Presidential Library and Home, 4079 Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY 12538. The Transportation Council will act on the Draft State Fiscal Year (SFY) 2016-2017 Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP), the new county-wide, long-range transportation plan, Moving Dutchess 2, and a series of resolutions related to federal transit funding. Meeting materials are posted on the Consolidated Calendar, and briefing packets have been mailed to Council members.
Please RSVP your attendance and any request for special accommodations to Mr. Howard Spilke at (845) 486-3600 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Please contact me if you have any questions about the meeting.
Activities: Attended the democratic caucus meeting and hosted a public forum regarding the jail in the City of Poughkeepsie. Conducting extensive research on the SEQR process for the DCJTC/Jail Proposal. Uncovered conflict of interest concerns. City of Poughkeepsie should be be an involved agency every step of the way regarding this proposal. We need to seriously address the many environmental concerns and full environmental impact of the jail. Responded to various calls and emails regarding the county jail; FEMA; and local community events. Managed social media content.
Activities: Attended the Legislative Committee Meeting of the Whole, the jail forum in Beacon and the Metro North Commuter Council Meeting. Met with the Girl Scouts in Wappingers Falls and participated a Raise the Wage event with 1199 SEIU. Conducting extensive research on the SEQR process for the DCJTC/jail construction. Responded to various calls and emails regarding the county jail; FEMA; and local community events. Managed social media content.
Activities: Attended the legislative leadership meeting; the democratic caucus meeting; and a Black History event. Met with 3 constituents. Responded to various calls and emails regarding the county airport; the county jail; community events; and Metro North. Conducted extensive research on the SEQR process for the jail construction and started reading the Expanded Full Environmental Assessment Form.
Activities: Attended the Democratic Caucus meeting. Met with an advocate who works with reentry. Responded to calls and emails regarding a number of local issues, including, but not limited to the county jail; agriculture; the county airport; economic development and the lack of good quality jobs; public safety issues; and upcoming community events. Managed website and social media content.