From November 3, 2014 to December 12, 2014 the City of Middletown will hold its general city wide clean up period for leaves in the street. Make sure leaves are set out no more than four (4) feet from the curb. All other times during the year leaves must be placed in receptacles. Department of Public Works crews will pick up leaves in the street during this time period only, no exceptions. The initial leaf pick up schedule will be as follows: Third Ward, Second Ward, First Ward, Fourth Ward.
" The FEMA Flood Map Service Center (MSC) is the official public source for flood hazard information produced in support of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). If you wish to view the mapped flood zones for your area of interest, you may search by street address or place on the MSC at https://msc.fema.gov/portal/search. Search results will display the best map for the location entered and give you an option of either viewing the map using our online viewer or downloading the map to your computer."
Please be advised that O&R will be upgrading their underground gas main to high pressure mains at the following locations:
Prospect (from Commonwealth to Highland)
Jay (from Commonwealth to Highland)
Sunset (from Commonwealth to Highland)
Roosevelt (from Rockwell to Watkins)
Wisner (from Watkins to Highland)
Commonwealth (from Wisner to Prospect)
Highland (from Wisner to Wickham)
Wisner (from N. Beacon to Watkins)
Randall Heights (from Cantrell to Roosevelt)
The entire length of new gas mains is approximately 13,000'. O&R will directly coordinate the project progress with local residents including any gas services interruption and switching over.
Please continue to visit this site for specific project location schedule updates.
This is a self-guided tour of historic downtown Middletown, NY. Your can start anywhere on the map. The signs will have a photograph of the site or building as it looked in the past and will identify the building by its former name. The signs will be located either in the windows of the historic buildings, on posts at or near the sites or affixed to the building.
When you arrive at a location, dial the phone number on the sign or scan the QR code with your Smart Phone. Listen to the introduction and when prompted, press the number of the site and listen to the audio narrative.
If the individual wishes to read the narrative, QR codes will be n the signs and the tourist will scan the code with a phone that can read QR codes.
Tour brochure will include a map and will be available at local business in the greater Middletown area. The audio tour will be in operation 24 hours, seven days a week and free to the public.
There are 44 sites in all.
Walking Tour brochure with sites and Map: Historic Walking Tour Map
Representative Sean Patrick Maloney announced his staff will be available for Satellite Office Hours in Carmel, Middletown and Poughkeepsie beginning this month. In addition to normal office hours in Rep. Maloney's district office in Newburgh, satellite office hours will offer constituents to visit have the opportunity to share any questions, comments or concerns with a constituent advocate, who is available to assist with any problems folks from the Hudson Valley may be having with a federal government agency, such as the Social Security Administration, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, or the Veterans Administration.
"I'm here to work for folks in the Hudson Valley, and our office is here to be their advocate and help cut through any bureaucratic red tape of the federal government," said Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney. "Too often people feel like no one is fighting for them, and while my district office in Newburgh is at the crossroads of the district, holding satellite office hours will allow my constituent advocates to be more accessible to folks all across the Hudson Valley."
Representative Maloney's office has handled over 1,000 new cases, and so far, Rep. Maloney has helped return $1,111,369 to Hudson Valley taxpayers who were owed Social Security checks, veterans' benefits, tax refunds and other payments from the federal government.
WHAT: Satellite Office Hours in Middletown
WHEN: 1st and 3rd Monday of the month
Office of New York State Assemblywoman Aileen Gunther Middletown City Hall at 16 James Street (3rd Floor) in Middletown, NY 10940
PHONE: (845) 741-8601
Be advised commercial properties, public assemblies, and businesses must be inspected by the Bureau of Fire Prevention, It is your responsibility to contact the Bureau of Fire Prevention to schedule an inspection.
Spinkler systems must be inspected annually by a certified sprinkler company.
Fire alarms must be inspected annually by a certified fire alarm company.
Elevators must be inspected annually by a certified third party elevator inspection company.
Fire extinguishers must be inspected and serviced annually by a certified fire extinguisher company or replaced with a new extinguisher.
THESE ARE YOUR RESPONSIBILITY AND THE BUREAU OF FIRE PREVENTION REQUIRES THAT THE APPLICABLE REPORTS BE SUBMITTED.
For more information on inspections and certified companies, contact the Fire Inspector at (845) 741-6116
Thank you to everyone who came to the City Hall Time Capsule Opening on Friday, June 28, 2013 by Mayor DeStefano and Council President Miguel Rodrigues.
The contents of the capsule is in the process of being preserved with the recomendation of a historical preservation company who preserves our historical records for City Hall. After the preservation process is complete the contents of the time capsule will be on display in City Hall. Please check this website for futher details on the time line of the display.
If you did not come to the opening of the time capsule please see the link below for the contents:
As soon as the preservation process is complete we will have the contents scaned and on the website. Below is a sample of a 1899 silver certificate dollar that was in the capsule by Hulse Brothers Jewelers and Optometrists at 9 James Street dated August 2, 1910.
Also, please check out our website for the placement of new time capsule that will be placed back into the cornerstone of City Hall soon.
The Office of the New York State Comptrollers Office conducted an audit of the City of Middletown , entitled Selected Financial Operations and Information Technology. The audit was conducted pursuant to Article V, Section 1 of the State Constutiution and the State Comptroller's authority set forth in Article 3 of the General Municipal Law.
The results of the audit and recommendations ahve been discussed with the City officials and the CIty's respose is at the end the this report.
Link to Report: NYS Examination of Middletown 2013