One more city council meeting to go
Thursday, December 29, at 6 p.m., at City Hall, the Newburgh City Council will hold a special meeting regarding a proposed Memorandum of Understanding with the City of Newburgh CSEA. The meeting will begin with what is anticipated to be a short executive session to discuss collective bargaining.
This will be your last chance to see the outgoing council in action, with Mayor Nick Valentine, Councilwoman Marge Bell and Councilwoman Christine Bello all finishing their terms at the end of December.
Holiday closings and sanitation pickup
Ann Kuzmik has provided the following information regarding closings and garbage pickup over the holidays:
Since the upcoming Christmas and New Year holidays occur on Sunday, City Hall and all non-essential services departments will be closed on Monday, Dec. 26, 2011 and Monday, January 2, 2012. There will be no sanitation pickup on either Monday, Dec. 26 or Monday, Jan. 2.
Garbage will be picked up in the affected sectors on Tuesday, Dec. 27 and Tuesday, January 3.
Collections normally done on Tuesday of the holiday weeks will be done on Wednesday. There will be no brush, metal, or furniture pickup on Wednesday of those weeks.