The 2015 Tentative Assessment Roll is available for download at the following link:
Public Input Participation Meeting
Review of MS4 Annual DRAFT Report
May 4, 2015 at 4 pm at City Hall, 2nd Floor.
Protecting our streams, rivers and lakes from pollutants is everyone's responsibility and it begins here at home by protecting our Stormwater system from pollutants.
City annual MS4 (Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System) draft report has been prepared for submission to the NYSDEC and is posted on the city website. We invite the residents of the City of Middletown to come to the Public Input Meeting being held on Monday May 4, 2015 at 4:00 at City Hall. Review of the draft MS4 report is welcomed and encouraged.
Commissioner of Public Works
City of Middletown Collection of Yard waste
Yard waste collection will begin on Monday, April 6, 2015. Yard waste should be set out on Sunday evenings.
For curbside pickup NOT ON THE STREET beginning on Monday each week.
FOR MIDDLETOWN RESIDENTS ONLY
Yard waste and Recyclables can be dropped off at Recycling Center on Monhagen Avenue,
Monday – Friday, 7 AM – 3:00 PM.
Yard waste Collection ends on December 7, 2015
Yard waste consists of grass clippings, weeds, brush, branches, and leaves and it
should be put in cans, barrels or plastic bags. Small branches must be securely tied in bundles not exceeding 18” in diameter by 36” in length as per City Ordinance §407-5.
Help protect the environment - Lower our landfill disposal cost by
2015 City of Middletown Annual Spring Clean Up
Bulk trash pick up for all single and two family homes.
We will pick up no more than 12 items.
Once trash is picked up on your street, trucks WILL NOT return.
ONLY 12 ITEMS will be picked up.
The City will remove additional items and a bill will be issued for the work required.
Only 4 tires off-rims per house will be picked up.
NO ADDITIONAL NOTIFICATION WILL BE GIVEN PRIOR TO PICK UP.
An item is a single large item, couch, chair, etc., or box of smaller items. The material must be placed on the curb and seperate from the household garbage since different crews pick up garbage.
We will not pick up stone, dirt, car parts, construction debris or hazardous waste including TVs, computer monitors, computers and batteries. New York State law prohibits any resident from placing any electronic device on the curb or sidewalk for pickup. Please visit www.middletown-ny.com for locations where you can dispose of your electronics. Appliances must have the doors removed to protect the City's children. Refrigerators shall be freon free prior to placement on the curb for pickup.
VIOLATORS OF THESE DIRECTIVES MAY BE PROSECUTED IN CITY COURT.
CLEAN UP SCHEDULE
First Ward- April 13, 2015
(Set out Sunday evening, April 12, 2015)
Fourth Ward- April 20, 2015
(Set out Sunday evening, April 19, 2015)
Third Ward- April 27, 2015
(Set out Sunday evening, April 26, 2015)
Second Ward- May 4, 2015
(Set out Sunday evening, May 3, 2015)
If you are unsure as to which Ward you reside you can check the map on our website or call DPW at 343-3169 for determination.
Joseph M. DeStefano J. Miguel Rodrigues
Jacob S. Tawil, P.E. Doug Hendrickson, Jr.
Commissioner of Public Works Deputy Commissioner
WATER SYSTEM FLUSHING
The City of Middletown
will be flushing water mains during the day on
March 23, 2015- April 10, 2015: Second & Third Wards
April 13, 2015- May 1, 2015: First & Fourth Wards
Night flushing may occur in certain locations
Water may be discolored due to flushing. Local residents afftected by the flushing are advised to wait a minimum of 48 hours prior to doing any laundry.
At the April 7, 2015 Common Council Meeting the Council voted and passed a resolution voicing their opposition to the closing of Truman Moon School and request the School District to keep this building as an open elementary school and add more students thus reducing the per student costs.
Click here for the full resolution → April 07 2015 Council Resolution on Truman Moon School
Also, at the April 7, 2015 Common Council Meeting the Mayor reported on the facts about the possible closing of Truman Moon Elementary School.
Below are the reports that were discussed at the meeting:
You can watch the entire April 7, 2015 Common Council Meeting on Channel 20 everyday at 12:00 PM, 5:00PM and 8:00 PM. You can also watch the meeting on our website under Channel 20 Videos.
Any resident who has a Yard Sale or Garage Sale in the City of Middletown must have a permit, issued by the City Clerk's Office, according to the City Code Chapter 384 Article II Garage/Yard Sales.
• There are No Rain Dates for Yard Sales
• Yard Sales are only 8:00 a.m. through 8:00 p.m. only
• The Permit for a Yard Sale is $10.00
• Yard Sales or Garage sale permits are limited to only two (2) per year, for no more than 3 consecutive days.
• A $50.00 refundable deposit is required for all Yard Sales and will be refunded after the Code Enforcement Department authorizes the compliance of Chapter 319-17 Litter Law:
Chapter 319-17. MIDDLETOWN CITY CODE: POSTING NOTICES PROHIBITED
No person shall post or affix any notice, poster or other paper or device calculated to attract the attention of the public to any lamppost, public utility pole or shade tree, or upon any public structure or building, except as may be authorized or required by law.
There are also no posting of signs on City property, such as street signs, stop signs and yield signs. City property also includes sidewalks. Signs are permitted on private property with the owner's permission and must be taken down the next day.
Yard Sale application → Yard Sale Application
Payments must be made before the date of the yard sale at the City Clerk's office or you may mail your check for $50.00 and a separate check for $10.00, made out to The City of Middletown. Mail your checks and application to City Clerk's Office, 16 James Street, Middletown, NY 10940. Also include a self-stamped addressed envelope to mail the signed permit back to you. The City at this time does not have the capacity to pay online debit or credit.
Please allow enough time to receive your signed Yard Sale permit in the mail.
Please be part of the City-Wide Middletown Pride Clean-Up Day on Saturday, May 16, 2015 from 9:00 AM through 1:00 PM meeting at Festival Square. Please come to help clean up our community and show your pride for our City.
Come and join volunteering neighbors, families, students, teachers, friends, as well as civic and religious groups that will be outfitted with bright Pride tee shirts, litter grabbers and bags, and return with a new-found Middletown Pride. Help improve Middletown's Quality of Life by improving the neighborhood sidewalks and parks.
Transportation from Festival Square will be provided and refreshments will be available by local businesses.
Veterans Council of Middletown-Wallkill’s Memorial Day Services and Parade on Monday, May 25, 2015 with line up and services starting at the Thrall Park at 9:00 AM. The Parade will step off at 10:00 AM, proceed up Wickham Ave, stop at the Armory to place a wreath at the WW I monument, then proceeding by turning onto Highland Avenue then down to Town of Wallkill Veterans Memorial Park for services, speakers, laying of wreaths, firing squad, and taps.
In the event of inclement weather, there will be no parade and the services will be held in The American Legion Post, 185 Wawayanda Ave. Middletown at 11:00 AM.