News

Dec 2013
Thursday
19
Grant Writer Request for Proposals

 

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS
GRANT WRITING SERVICES
CITY OF BEACON
 
Notice is hereby given that City of Beacon is requesting sealed proposals from qualified individuals/firms to perform grant writing services. The City of Beacon is located in Dutchess County, New York along the Hudson River, just east of the Newburgh Beacon Bridge. Proposals for grant writing services should be submitted electronically no later than 4:00 p.m., Friday, January 10, 2014 to:
Meredith S. Robson
City Administrator
administrator@cityofbeacon.org
 
 
To request a copy of the Request for Proposals document call, write or email:
 
 
Etha Grogan
Assistant to the City Administrator
City of Beacon City Hall
One Municipal Plaza, Suite One
Beacon, New York 12508
845-838-5002
egrogan@cityofbeacon.org
 
 
 The City of Beacon reserves the right to reject any and all proposals and to waive any and all informalities in the best interest of the City.
 
** Proposals received after the designated time and date will be returned unopened **


Dec 2013
Tuesday
17
Rescheduled Recreation Committee meeting this evening

The Recreation Committee will meet this evening at 6:30pm. Meetings take place at City Hall on the first floor. Use the rear entrance of the building.

This meeting is rescheduled from our monthly 2nd Tuesday of the month meeting.

This is a public meeting and residents are welcome to attend.


Dec 2013
Friday
13
The City of Beacon + BeaconArts Annual Lighting of the BeaconArts Upcycled Bicycle Christmas Tree this Saturday

Join us this Saturday December 14 for the annual lighting of the BeaconArts Upcycled Bicycle Christmas Tree

Meet us at the corners of Main Street and Cross Street for holiday fun beginning at 3:00pm with a craft for the kids. Stop on by at 4:30pm for music, dancing, Santa and the Offical Tree Lighting!

Sponsored by The City of Beacon, BeaconArts, and The Peoples Bicycle.

Thank you to artist Ed Benavente for our one of a kind beautiful tree!

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Dec 2013
Monday
2
ALTERNATE RAILLINK SCHEDULES

 PLEASE NOTE THAT DUE TO THE DE-RAILMENT ON THE HUDSON LINE, CHANGES HAVE BEEN MADE TO THE RAILLINK SCHEDULES. Please visit the Dutchess County Department of Planning and Development's website for more information and for schedules: http://www.co.dutchess.ny.us/CountyGov/Departments/MassTransit/19242.htm 


Nov 2013
Friday
8
Fall Leaf Pick-Up

 

City of Beacon Residents
 
 
Bagged leaves will be picked up beginning
 
Tuesday, October 28, 2013
 
 
 (until the first snowfall)
 
LEAVES MUST BE PLACED IN
 
BIODEGRADABLE BAGS
 
PLASTIC BAGS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED 
 
Bags can be taken to the Transfer Station Free of Charge
 
Only bagged leaves will be picked up!
 
 
10/28 to 11/1     North side of Mountain
 
11/4 to 11/8       South side of Mountain
 
11/11 to 11/15    North side of Main
 
11/18   to 11/22  South side of Main
 
Loose leaf pick-up will follow the same schedule
 
as weather permits and will repeat until the first
 
snow.
 
Any bagged leaves or loose leaves in piles that
 
have dirt, rocks, or garbage
 
mixed in will not be picked up!
 
Compost and wood chips are available at the
 
Transfer Station for City of Beacon residents –
 
Free of Charge
 
Any questions call 831-0932
 
(Monday – Friday 7 am to 3 pm)
 


Nov 2013
Friday
8
Fall Leaf Pick-Up

 

City of Beacon Residents
 
 
Bagged leaves will be picked up beginning
 
Tuesday, October 28, 2013
 
 
 (until the first snowfall)
 
LEAVES MUST BE PLACED IN
 
BIODEGRADABLE BAGS
 
PLASTIC BAGS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED 
 
Bags can be taken to the Transfer Station Free of Charge
 
Only bagged leaves will be picked up!
 
 
10/28 to 11/1     North side of Mountain
 
11/4 to 11/8       South side of Mountain
 
11/11 to 11/15    North side of Main
 
11/18   to 11/22  South side of Main
 
Loose leaf pick-up will follow the same schedule
 
as weather permits and will repeat until the first
 
snow.
 
Any bagged leaves or loose leaves in piles that
 
have dirt, rocks, or garbage
 
mixed in will not be picked up!
 
Compost and wood chips are available at the
 
Transfer Station for City of Beacon residents –
 
Free of Charge
 
Any questions call 831-0932
 
(Monday – Friday 7 am to 3 pm)
 


Oct 2013
Wednesday
23
Taxi Medallion Auction

 Please note: the City of Beacon will be auctioning off nine (9) taxi medallions. The auction will be held at City Hall, 1 Municipal Plaza, Beacon, NY on Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 11:00am in the Classroom (please use the building department entrance at the BACK of the building). 

Please contact the Mayor's office with any questions - 845-838-5010 or cityofbeacon@cityofbeacon.org 


Sep 2013
Wednesday
18
City of Beacon Water Main Flushing

 

City of Beacon Water Main Flushing
 
The City of Beacon will be flushing water mains throughout the City during the
 
month of October. The flushing will be conducted from 11:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m.,
 
Monday through Friday, commencing on Monday, October 7, 2013. Residents
 
may experience periods of discolored water during this time and should refrain
 
from doing laundry until clear. 
 
If you have any questions, please call the
 
Water Department at 845-831-3136.
 
 
 


Sep 2013
Wednesday
18
City of Beacon Water Main Flushing

 

City of Beacon Water Main Flushing
 
The City of Beacon will be flushing water mains throughout the City during the
 
month of October. The flushing will be conducted from 11:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m.,
 
Monday through Friday, commencing on Monday, October 7, 2013. Residents
 
may experience periods of discolored water during this time and should refrain
 
from doing laundry until clear. 
 
If you have any questions, please call the
 
Water Department at 845-831-3136.
 
 
 


Sep 2013
Wednesday
18
City of Beacon Water Main Flushing

 

City of Beacon Water Main Flushing
 
The City of Beacon will be flushing water mains throughout the City during the
 
month of October. The flushing will be conducted from 11:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m.,
 
Monday through Friday, commencing on Monday, October 7, 2013. Residents
 
may experience periods of discolored water during this time and should refrain
 
from doing laundry until clear. 
 
If you have any questions, please call the
 
Water Department at 845-831-3136.