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  • Councilman Ritchie Passing

    Posted on: August 17th, 2016
    2016 Aug 16 – It is with Great Sadness that I announce the passing of 2nd ward councilman, mentor, friend,  and father Robert (Bob) Ritchie. Bob was a dedicated husband and fat...
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  • Council Meeting Tonight

    Posted on: August 8th, 2016
    2016 Aug 8– Port Jervis Common Council meets tonight at 7:00pm at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for later viewing on Channel ...
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: July 24th, 2016
    2016 Jul 24– Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm Monday, July 25th at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for later viewing ...
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  • Council Meeting Tonight

    Posted on: July 11th, 2016
    2016 Jul 11– Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm Monday, July 11th at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for later viewing ...
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  • This Weeks Events

    Posted on: July 2nd, 2016
    Family Fun Fair is from Wednesday – Saturday at Riverside Park.  Marion Rohner Way dedication and unveiling at the corner of Kingston Avenue and East Main Street 9:00am. 166th Fi...
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  • Fireworks TONIGHT!

    Posted on: June 28th, 2016
    FIREWORKS TONIGHT…RAIN OR SHINE Dinner Along the Delaware is tonight from 6:00pm – 8:30pm at Riverside Park.  Some tickets are still available. This is a Rain or Shine Eve...
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: June 26th, 2016
    2016 Jun 27– Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm Monday, June 27th at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for later viewing...
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  • Dinner Along the Delaware

    Posted on: June 19th, 2016
    Dinner Along the Delaware is Friday, July 1st Join us for a tasting of specialties from local eateries in our Tri-State area! It is a wonderful evening filled with great food, good fr...
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  • Art & History in the Park

    Posted on: June 15th, 2016
    This Saturday, June 18th from 10:00am – 5:00pm is “Art & History in the Park” at Orange Square located on Pike Street. Where Revolutionary War and Civil War Histor...
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: June 12th, 2016
    2016 Jun 13– Port Jervis Common Council meets tonight at 7:00pm Monday, June 13rd at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for later...
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  • Soap Box Derby

    Posted on: June 5th, 2016
    The 17th Annual Port Jervis Soap Box Derby is this Sunday, June 12th.  It begins at 8:00am on Sussex Street in Port Jervis.  Come see all the fun and cheer on your favorite driver.  ...
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  • CANCELLED

    Posted on: May 30th, 2016
    2016 May 30 (7:22am) – VFW representatives report ALL Memorial Day activities in the City of Port Jervis are cancelled....
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  • Memorial Day Parade

    Posted on: May 23rd, 2016
    The Memorial Day parade will be held this Monday, May 30th.  It will begin at the Port Jervis Middle School with lineup at 10:00am and step off at 10:30am.  It will proceed west on Ea...
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: May 22nd, 2016
    2016 May 22– Port Jervis Common Council meets tomorrow at 7:00pm Monday, May 23rd at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for later ...
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  • Community Service Day

    Posted on: May 19th, 2016
    This Saturday, May 21st will be our next Community Service Saturday from 9:00am – 12:00pm.  We will meet and work around the turntable on Pike Street....
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  • Homeowner Occupancy

    Posted on: May 17th, 2016
    Wednesday May 18th will be the second workshop to discuss plans on developing a homeowner occupancy program at 6:30pm in the City of Port Jervis. It will be held in the Common Council r...
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  • School Vote Tomorrow

    Posted on: May 16th, 2016
    The Port Jervis City School District budget vote is tomorrow at the Middle School for city residents.  There are 5 items to vote on: Budget 0% tax levy change 3 Board Member seats with...
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  • Cruzin Port Tonight

    Posted on: May 10th, 2016
    2016 May 10 – Cruzin Port is on for tonight Tuesday, May 10th.  Come on down to see classic cars at their best on Front Street from 5:00pm – 9:00pm....
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: May 8th, 2016
    2016 May 9– Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm Monday, May 9th at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for later viewing on...
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  • City Wide Yard Sale

    Posted on: May 6th, 2016
    The Citywide Yard Sale is still on tomorrow. Please refer to tourism facebook page https://www.facebook.com/PortJervisTourism/?fref=ts Weather is not ideal, but that is something that i...
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  • Cruzin Port Postponed

    Posted on: May 1st, 2016
    Cruzin Port cancelled tonight Tuesday, May 3rd.  It returns to downtown Front Street in the City of Port Jervis next Tuesday, May 10th from 5:00pm – 9:00pm...
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  • Community Service & Arbor Day

    Posted on: April 26th, 2016
    …this Saturday April 30th – Community Service Saturday – participants meet at the Erie Turntable located at 100 Pike Street at 9:00am – 12:00pm.  Arbor Day Cere...
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: April 24th, 2016
    2016 May 9– Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm Monday, May 9th at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for later viewing on...
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  • Councilman Bell Passing

    Posted on: April 19th, 2016
    2016 Apr 19 – It is with Great Sadness that I announce the passing of lifetime public servant, councilman, mentor, friend, father, grandfather Frank Bell. Frank loved the City of ...
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  • Council Meeting and Flushing

    Posted on: April 10th, 2016
    2016 Apr 10– Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm tonight Monday, April 10th at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for lat...
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  • Special Council Meeting

    Posted on: April 3rd, 2016
    The Port Jervis Common Council will be holding a Special Common Council Meeting this Tuesday, April 5th at 6:00pm regarding three items that include: Approval of grant for police camera...
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  • Water Main Flushing

    Posted on: March 28th, 2016
    NOTICE! WATER MAIN FLUSHING: The City of Port Jervis Water Department Will begin flushing mains during the DAY starting the week of April 4th 2016. This will take approximately 6 weeks ...
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: March 27th, 2016
    2016 Mar 28 – Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm tonight Monday, March 28th at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for la...
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  • Common Council Meeting

    Posted on: March 14th, 2016
    2016 Mar 14 – Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm tonight Monday, January 22nd  at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for...
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  • Boil Water Order Lifted

    Posted on: February 29th, 2016
    The Boil Water Order in the City of Port Jervis has been lifted.  Normal consumption may resume....
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  • Boil Water Alert

    Posted on: February 25th, 2016
    IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR DRINKING WATER City of Port Jervis Water System Did Not Meet Treatment Requirements BOIL YOUR WATER BEFORE USING   Our water system recently violated a...
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  • 2016 Micro Enterprise Grant Launch

    Posted on: February 21st, 2016
    Click here:  2016 City of Port Jervis Initial Microenterprise Grant App w FIF to read the details and apply for City of Port Jervis Micro-enterprise Grant Program Application.  The ...
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  • Common Council Meeting

    Posted on: February 20th, 2016
    2016 Feb 20 – Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm tonight Monday, January 22nd  at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for...
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  • Feb 8th Council Meeting

    Posted on: February 7th, 2016
    2016 Feb 8 – Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm tonight Monday, January 11th  at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for ...
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  • Tax Help for Low Income Seniors

    Posted on: January 24th, 2016
    It is that time of year again… Low Income Seniors interested in having their taxes done call call (845) 858-4054 to set up an appointment. Additionally… St. Peters Lutheran ...
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  • Jan 25th Council Meeting

    Posted on: January 24th, 2016
    2016 Jan 25 – Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm tonight Monday, January 11th  at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for...
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  • NY Governor declares

    Posted on: January 23rd, 2016
    State of Emergency Declaration for NYS to include the lower Hudson Valley (Orange, Rockland, Westchester & Putnam), NYC and Long Island. This declaration is made ONLY in order to mo...
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  • Snowball’s Chance Fat Bike Race

    Posted on: January 17th, 2016
    This is a 2 day event with the XC races and kids race being held on Saturday the 19 of March. The Time Trial will be held on Sunday the 20th of March. Elite XC, Elite TT, Sport XC Men a...
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  • New Dump Rules Feb 1st

    Posted on: January 13th, 2016
    City of Port Jervis Transfer Station Regulations Resident Use Only Hours: Every Saturday 7:15 AM – 11:30 AM For Information Call: (845) 858-4000 ***ONLY Pickup size loads or trailers...
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  • 2016 Jan 11 Council Meeting

    Posted on: January 9th, 2016
    2016 Jan 11 – Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm tonight Monday, January 11th  at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for...
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  • Commercial Water Bill Alert

    Posted on: January 5th, 2016
    Please be advised that due to a technical problem with the uploading of information electronically of the meter readings the City of Port Jervis will be issuing revised billing for comm...
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  • 2016 City Inauguration

    Posted on: December 31st, 2015
    The 2016 City of Port Jervis Inauguration will stream LIVE via web on Thursday, January 1, 2016 at 12:00pm at this link. http://www.ustream.tv/channel/city-of-port-jervis-common-counci...
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  • Overnight Parking in Effect

    Posted on: December 28th, 2015
    Overnight parking regulations are back in effect as of 1:00am Tuesday, December 29, 2015 and remain in effect until April 1st.  No vehicles are allowed parked on the street from 1:00am...
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  • 2015 Dec 28 Common Council

    Posted on: December 28th, 2015
    2015 Dec 14 – Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm tonight Monday, December 28th  at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will be taped for late...
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  • Parking & Garbage

    Posted on: December 21st, 2015
    2015 Dec 21 – Overnight Parking regulations have been suspended until Monday the 28th of December 2015 at 1:00am.  Garbage will be on a normal schedule this week but the 4th ward...
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  • Holiday Lights – Winners

    Posted on: December 15th, 2015
    The following are the winners of the 2015 Holiday Light Contest in the City of Port Jervis.  Thank you to all the participants. Traditional  1st Place: ($25 Gift Cert to Erie & Ce...
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  • 2015 Dec 14 Council Meeting

    Posted on: December 14th, 2015
    2015 Dec 14 – Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm tonight Monday, December 14th  at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting can watched live on Ch...
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  • Overnight Parking Regulation

    Posted on: December 9th, 2015
    It has been decided that even though the overnight parking ban is in effect from December 1st – April 1st throughout the City of Port Jervis, the police department will not enforc...
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  • 2015 December Newsletter

    Posted on: December 4th, 2015
    Click on link below to read the City of Port Jervis December 2015 Newsletter: 2015 December Volume 1 Issue 2...
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  • 2015 Holiday Lighting Contest

    Posted on: December 1st, 2015
    Click on link below for the Port Jervis Holiday Lighting Contest 2015 Port Jervis Holiday Lighting Celebration flyer...
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  • Drug Sweep Arrest Announcement

    Posted on: November 25th, 2015
    2015 Nov 25 – Drug Arrest Announcement: Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler, Port Jervis Police Chief William Worden, Orange County Sheriff Carl E. DuBois, Town of De...
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  • 2015 Nov 23 Council Meeting

    Posted on: November 21st, 2015
    2015 Nov 21 – Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm on Monday, November 23rd  at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting can watched live on Channel ...
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  • 2 Special Meeting Notices

    Posted on: November 16th, 2015
    Notice of Emergency Council Meeting Please be advised that the Common Council of the City of Port Jervis will conduct an emergency meeting at 7:00pm on Monday November 16th, 2015 in the...
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  • Holiday Happenings in Port Jervis

    Posted on: November 14th, 2015
    Holiday Happenings in Port Jervis: Saturday, November 28th – City Tree lighting at 6:00pm at Graeb Point on Front Street and Jersey Avenue in Port Jervis – Meet Santa and Mr...
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  • 2016 Mayor’s Budget Proposal

    Posted on: November 12th, 2015
      Click here for details on the Mayor’s proposed 2016 Budget in the City’s 1st Newsletter: 2015 November Edition 1 Volume 1 *NOTE: There is no increase in Sewer or Water r...
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  • Veteran’s Day

    Posted on: November 9th, 2015
    The City of Port Jervis Veteran’s Day Parade and Ceremony, sponsored by VFW Post #161 and Tri-State Naval Ship 7241, takes place this Wednesday, November 11th.  Parade lineup is ...
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: November 8th, 2015
    2015 Nov 9 – Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm on Monday, November 9th  at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting can watched live on Channel 23...
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  • Port Jervis YMCA

    Posted on: November 6th, 2015
    The city has met with the YMCA and it was decided that a survey would be created to see if there was not only a need but a want for a YMCA facility.  This facility would be beneficial ...
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  • O&R – Tri-State 1st Responder’s Drill

    Posted on: November 3rd, 2015
    O&R, TRI-STATE 1st RESPONDERS DRILL EMERGENCY ACTION PLAN   MATAMORAS, Pa. Nov. 2, 2015 — Local residents should expect lots of emergency lights and sirens, big trucks, f...
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  • 2015 Oct 26 Common Council Meeting

    Posted on: October 24th, 2015
    2015 Oct 26 – Port Jervis Common Council meets tonight 7:00pm at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting can watched live on Channel 23 to Time Warner Cable...
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  • 69th Annual Halloween Parade

    Posted on: October 18th, 2015
    69th Annual Halloween Parade is scheduled for Sunday, October 25, 2015 at 3:30 pm. Line-up will be at 3:00 pm on Hammond Street in front of City Hall. At conclusion of parade, at Farnum...
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  • Water Main Flushing

    Posted on: October 16th, 2015
    *Oct 21, 2015 UPDATE – Hydrant Flushing will occur for the next few days from Canal St north into 3rd ward and then Pike St. WATER MAIN FLUSHING The City of Port Jervis Water Dep...
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  • 2015 Oct 13 Common Council Meeting

    Posted on: October 13th, 2015
    2015 Oct 13 – Port Jervis Common Council meets tonight 7:00pm at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting can watched live on Channel 23 to Time Warner Cable...
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: September 28th, 2015
    2015 Sep 28 – Port Jervis Common Council meets tonight 7:00pm at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting can watched live on Channel 23 to Time Warner Cable...
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  • Special Council Meeting

    Posted on: September 7th, 2015
    Notice of Special Council Meeting   Please be advised that the Common Council of the City of Port Jervis will conduct a special meeting at 6:00pm onTuesday September 8th, 2015 in the C...
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  • Port Schools OPEN Today

    Posted on: September 3rd, 2015
    Port Jervis City School OPEN today, Thursday September 3, 2015 for the 2015 – 2016 school year. Please be vigilant of children crossing the street....
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  • Special Council Meeting

    Posted on: August 31st, 2015
    Notice of Special Council Meeting Please be advised that the Common Council of the City of Port Jervis will conduct a special meeting at 6:30pm onWednesday September 2nd, 2015 in the Co...
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  • Street Drugs: Presentation

    Posted on: August 25th, 2015
    Attention Parents and Tri-State Residents – PLEASE JOIN US Monday, August 31, 2015 at the Erie Trackside Manor for an important evening with Sergeant Michael Worden of the Port J...
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  • Special Meeting

    Posted on: August 12th, 2015
    Notice of Special Council Meeting  Please be advised that the Common Council of the City of Port Jervis will conduct a special meeting at 6:00pm on Thursday August 13th, 2015 in the Co...
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  • Open House

    Posted on: August 11th, 2015
    Access 23 TV will hold an Open House, September 27,2015 10AM to 5 PM, 16 Franklin Street in Port Jervis...
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: August 10th, 2015
    2015 Aug 10 – Port Jervis Common Council meets tonight 7:00pm at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting can watched live on Channel 23 to Time Warner Cable ...
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  • Tri-State Triathlon

    Posted on: August 1st, 2015
    The City of Port Jervis will be hosting our 1st “Tri-State Triathlon.”  Staff, local officials, our generous sponsors, and dedicated volunteers, we are excited to welcome y...
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  • Special Council Meeting

    Posted on: July 29th, 2015
    Notice of Special Council Meeting  Please be advised that the Common Council of the City of Port Jervis will conduct a special meeting at 6:30pm on Thursday July 30th, 2015 in the Comm...
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  • Council Meeting Tonight

    Posted on: July 27th, 2015
    The Port Jervis Common Council meets tonight at 7:00pm in the Council Chambers 2nd floor of City Hall.  It will be broadcast LIVE via the internet by copying this link. http://www.ustr...
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  • National Night Out Against Crime

    Posted on: July 25th, 2015
    9th ANNUAL NATIONAL NIGHT OUT AGAINST CRIME CELEBRATION RIVERSIDE PARK, PORT JERVIS, NY TUESDAY AUGUST 4th, 2015 Working Together as a Community to Promote a Safe and Positive Port Jerv...
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  • 2015 Farmers’ Market Season to begin

    Posted on: July 8th, 2015
    The City of Port Jervis Farmers’ Market is about to begin another season of operation.  It will run Saturday’s from July 18th through October 17th between the hours of 8:00...
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  • Cruzin Port Cancelled Tonight

    Posted on: July 7th, 2015
    Cruzin Port has been cancelled for tonight Tuesday, July 7th.  It will be postponed until next Tuesday, July 14th.  Also remember Special Street Rodder magazine Road Tour Event on Tu...
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  • 17th Annual Arts Walk & Summer Street Fair

    Posted on: July 6th, 2015
    The Tri-State Chamber of Commerce is proud to present the 17th Annual Arts Walk- Summer Street Fair to be held on Saturday, July 18, 2015 (rain date July 19) from 11:00am to 5:00pm wit...
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  • Special Council Meeting Notice

    Posted on: June 25th, 2015
    Notice of Special Council Meeting Please be advised that the Common Council of the City of Port Jervis will conduct a special meeting at 6:30pm on Monday June 29th, 2015 in the Common C...
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  • Port Jervis Section 8 Wait list opens

    Posted on: June 22nd, 2015
    PUBLIC NOTICE CITY OF PORT JERVIS SECTION 8 HOUSING ASSISTANCE PROGRAM OPENING OF THE SECTION 8 WAITLIST The Port Jervis Community Development Agency (PJCDA) will be accepting applicati...
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  • City Bus – Holiday Closing

    Posted on: June 16th, 2015
    The City of Port Jervis Bus office will be CLOSED and the buses will not be running on Friday, July 3rd and Saturday, July 4th....
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  • City Clerk now accepts Credit Card payments

    Posted on: June 15th, 2015
    The Port Jervis City Clerks office has begun processing Credit card payments.   The new service is currently available in the office only and will soon begin to offer credit card p...
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  • Soap Box Derby and Flag Day – June 14, 2015

    Posted on: June 14th, 2015
    What a Fantastic Day in the City of Port Jervis with our largest local All-American Soapbox Derby. A BIG Thank You to all our participants, volunteers, Director Wayne Addy and his organ...
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  • Win-Win Walk-A-Thon – 3rd Grade ASK

    Posted on: June 11th, 2015
    The third grade classes  at ASK Elementary School recently held their annual “Win-Win Walk-a-Thon”.  The walk-a-thon teaches students that no one is too young to make a difference...
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  • Notice of Public Hearing

    Posted on: June 10th, 2015
    NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING CITY OF PORT JERVIS COUNTY OF ORANGE STATE OF NEW YORK   PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given that there has been presented to the Common Council of the City of P...
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  • Stephen Crane’s Red Badge of Courage

    Posted on: June 9th, 2015
    Stephen Crane’s – The Red Badge of Courage – A Living Memorial Celebrating the 150th Anniversary of the End of the Civil War June 20, 2015 – 10am – 6pm Orange Square, Port Jer...
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  • Dinner Along the Delaware & Fireworks

    Posted on: May 31st, 2015
    Friday, July 3, 2015 Riverside Park, Port Jervis Dinner: 6:00pm – 8:30pm           Fireworks: 9:15pm Join us for another evening of food, fun & fireworks. Enjoy a samplin...
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  • 2015 Be Part of the Solution Campaign

    Posted on: May 26th, 2015
    Be Part of the Solution: If You See Something-Say Something Building Police-Community Partnerships The City of Port Jervis is excited to participate in a public awareness campaign title...
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  • Jersey Avenue Sewer Line Replacement

    Posted on: May 23rd, 2015
    Legal Notice City of Port Jervis Request for Proposal (RFP) – Engineering Services Jersey Ave. Sewer Repair Project   The City of Port Jervis is requesting proposals for Engineer...
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  • Port Jervis Memorial Day

    Posted on: May 20th, 2015
    The Veteran’s of Foreign War #161 of Port Jervis and the Tri-State Naval Ship #7241 of Port Jervis will be hold the City of Port Jervis Memorial Day Parade this Monday, May 25, 20...
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  • 2015 Click It or Ticket Campaign

    Posted on: May 16th, 2015
    2015 CLICK IT OR TICKET “Border to Border” CAMPAIGN NEWS RELEASE Port Jervis, NY City Police Dept. / Eastern Pike PA Regional Police Department Chief William Worden         ...
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  • Cruzin Port 2015

    Posted on: May 3rd, 2015
    PORT JERVIS, NY – Cruzin Port returns to downtown Front Street in Port Jervis on Tuesday, May 5th.  All types of Cruzin cars and trucks show off from 5:00pm – 9:00pm the f...
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  • 2015 – City of Port Jervis Wide Yard Sale

    Posted on: April 28th, 2015
    The Citywide Yard Sale will be today  Saturday, May 2,2015 from 9:00 AM until 4:00 PM. There are over 100 households, organizations, churches and not for profits signed up. The event ...
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  • Arbor Day Celebration – April 25, 2015

    Posted on: April 25th, 2015
    In 1872, Sterling Morton proposed to the Nebraska Board of Agriculture that a special day be set aside for the planting of trees.  This holiday, called Arbor Day, was first observed wi...
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  • Garbage Pickup

    Posted on: April 9th, 2015
    NOTICE: City of Port Jervis garbage collection will be pushed back one day for each ward due to the Memorial Day holiday.  ...
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  • Common Council Meeting

    Posted on: August 21st, 2016
    2016 Aug 21– Port Jervis Common Council meets Monday, August 22nd at 7:00pm at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for later viewin...
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  • Councilman Ritchie Passing

    Posted on: August 17th, 2016
    2016 Aug 16 – It is with Great Sadness that I announce the passing of 2nd ward councilman, mentor, friend,  and father Robert (Bob) Ritchie. Bob was a dedicated husband and fat...
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  • Street Closure

    Posted on: August 16th, 2016
    Advisory: Be advised that Fowler St from E Main to Jersey Ave will be closed today Aug 16 and tomorrow Aug 17 due to major road construction....
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  • Council Meeting Tonight

    Posted on: August 8th, 2016
    2016 Aug 8– Port Jervis Common Council meets tonight at 7:00pm at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for later viewing on Channel ...
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: July 24th, 2016
    2016 Jul 24– Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm Monday, July 25th at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for later viewing ...
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  • Council Meeting Tonight

    Posted on: July 11th, 2016
    2016 Jul 11– Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm Monday, July 11th at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for later viewing ...
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  • This Weeks Events

    Posted on: July 2nd, 2016
    Family Fun Fair is from Wednesday – Saturday at Riverside Park.  Marion Rohner Way dedication and unveiling at the corner of Kingston Avenue and East Main Street 9:00am. 166th Fi...
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  • Fireworks TONIGHT!

    Posted on: June 28th, 2016
    FIREWORKS TONIGHT…RAIN OR SHINE Dinner Along the Delaware is tonight from 6:00pm – 8:30pm at Riverside Park.  Some tickets are still available. This is a Rain or Shine Eve...
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: June 26th, 2016
    2016 Jun 27– Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm Monday, June 27th at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for later viewing...
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  • Dinner Along the Delaware

    Posted on: June 19th, 2016
    Dinner Along the Delaware is Friday, July 1st Join us for a tasting of specialties from local eateries in our Tri-State area! It is a wonderful evening filled with great food, good fr...
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  • Art & History in the Park

    Posted on: June 15th, 2016
    This Saturday, June 18th from 10:00am – 5:00pm is “Art & History in the Park” at Orange Square located on Pike Street. Where Revolutionary War and Civil War Histor...
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: June 12th, 2016
    2016 Jun 13– Port Jervis Common Council meets tonight at 7:00pm Monday, June 13rd at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for later...
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  • Soap Box Derby

    Posted on: June 5th, 2016
    The 17th Annual Port Jervis Soap Box Derby is this Sunday, June 12th.  It begins at 8:00am on Sussex Street in Port Jervis.  Come see all the fun and cheer on your favorite driver.  ...
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  • CANCELLED

    Posted on: May 30th, 2016
    2016 May 30 (7:22am) – VFW representatives report ALL Memorial Day activities in the City of Port Jervis are cancelled....
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  • Memorial Day Parade

    Posted on: May 23rd, 2016
    The Memorial Day parade will be held this Monday, May 30th.  It will begin at the Port Jervis Middle School with lineup at 10:00am and step off at 10:30am.  It will proceed west on Ea...
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: May 22nd, 2016
    2016 May 22– Port Jervis Common Council meets tomorrow at 7:00pm Monday, May 23rd at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for later ...
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  • Community Service Day

    Posted on: May 19th, 2016
    This Saturday, May 21st will be our next Community Service Saturday from 9:00am – 12:00pm.  We will meet and work around the turntable on Pike Street....
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  • Homeowner Occupancy

    Posted on: May 17th, 2016
    Wednesday May 18th will be the second workshop to discuss plans on developing a homeowner occupancy program at 6:30pm in the City of Port Jervis. It will be held in the Common Council r...
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  • School Vote Tomorrow

    Posted on: May 16th, 2016
    The Port Jervis City School District budget vote is tomorrow at the Middle School for city residents.  There are 5 items to vote on: Budget 0% tax levy change 3 Board Member seats with...
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  • Cruzin Port Tonight

    Posted on: May 10th, 2016
    2016 May 10 – Cruzin Port is on for tonight Tuesday, May 10th.  Come on down to see classic cars at their best on Front Street from 5:00pm – 9:00pm....
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: May 8th, 2016
    2016 May 9– Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm Monday, May 9th at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for later viewing on...
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  • City Wide Yard Sale

    Posted on: May 6th, 2016
    The Citywide Yard Sale is still on tomorrow. Please refer to tourism facebook page https://www.facebook.com/PortJervisTourism/?fref=ts Weather is not ideal, but that is something that i...
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  • Cruzin Port Postponed

    Posted on: May 1st, 2016
    Cruzin Port cancelled tonight Tuesday, May 3rd.  It returns to downtown Front Street in the City of Port Jervis next Tuesday, May 10th from 5:00pm – 9:00pm...
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  • Community Service & Arbor Day

    Posted on: April 26th, 2016
    …this Saturday April 30th – Community Service Saturday – participants meet at the Erie Turntable located at 100 Pike Street at 9:00am – 12:00pm.  Arbor Day Cere...
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: April 24th, 2016
    2016 May 9– Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm Monday, May 9th at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for later viewing on...
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  • Water Flushing Update

    Posted on: April 12th, 2016
    2016 Apr 19 – Flushing Hydrants will continue Thursday from 7:00am – 3:00pm down North Orange Street, Maiden Lane, and Reservoir Avenue....
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  • Council Meeting and Flushing

    Posted on: April 10th, 2016
    2016 Apr 10– Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm tonight Monday, April 10th at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for lat...
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  • Water Flushing Update

    Posted on: April 7th, 2016
    2016 Apr 10 – Be advised that hydrant flushing will continue Monday on East Main Street between Pike and Fowler. It will then move to Canal, Kingston, Culvert, and Ryan town....
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  • Special Council Meeting

    Posted on: April 3rd, 2016
    The Port Jervis Common Council will be holding a Special Common Council Meeting this Tuesday, April 5th at 6:00pm regarding three items that include: Approval of grant for police camera...
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  • Water Main Flushing

    Posted on: March 28th, 2016
    NOTICE! WATER MAIN FLUSHING: The City of Port Jervis Water Department Will begin flushing mains during the DAY starting the week of April 4th 2016. This will take approximately 6 weeks ...
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: March 27th, 2016
    2016 Mar 28 – Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm tonight Monday, March 28th at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for la...
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  • Common Council Meeting

    Posted on: March 14th, 2016
    2016 Mar 14 – Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm tonight Monday, January 22nd  at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for...
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  • Boil Water Order Lifted

    Posted on: February 29th, 2016
    The Boil Water Order in the City of Port Jervis has been lifted.  Normal consumption may resume....
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  • Boil Water Alert

    Posted on: February 25th, 2016
    IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR DRINKING WATER City of Port Jervis Water System Did Not Meet Treatment Requirements BOIL YOUR WATER BEFORE USING   Our water system recently violated a...
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  • Common Council Meeting

    Posted on: February 20th, 2016
    2016 Feb 20 – Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm tonight Monday, January 22nd  at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for...
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  • Holiday Garbage Pickup

    Posted on: February 17th, 2016
    Due to the President’s Day Holiday, garbage will be picked up one day after it’s normal pickup for this week....
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  • Feb 8th Council Meeting

    Posted on: February 7th, 2016
    2016 Feb 8 – Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm tonight Monday, January 11th  at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for ...
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  • School Delay

    Posted on: February 5th, 2016
    Friday, February 5th, Port Jervis City Schools are on a 2 hour delay...
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  • Tax Help

    Posted on: January 26th, 2016
    It is that time of year again… Low Income Seniors interested in having their taxes done call call (845) 858-4054 to set up an appointment. Additionally… St. Peters Lutheran Church i...
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  • Jan 25th Council Meeting

    Posted on: January 24th, 2016
    2016 Jan 25 – Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm tonight Monday, January 11th  at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for...
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  • NY Governor declares

    Posted on: January 23rd, 2016
    State of Emergency Declaration for NYS to include the lower Hudson Valley (Orange, Rockland, Westchester & Putnam), NYC and Long Island. This declaration is made ONLY in order to mo...
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  • Garbage Pickup Delayed

    Posted on: January 19th, 2016
    Due to the Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday, garbage pickup in the city is delayed by one day....
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  • New Dump Rules Feb 1st

    Posted on: January 13th, 2016
    City of Port Jervis Transfer Station Regulations Resident Use Only Hours: Every Saturday 7:15 AM – 11:30 AM For Information Call: (845) 858-4000 ***ONLY Pickup size loads or trailers...
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  • 2016 Jan 11 Council Meeting

    Posted on: January 9th, 2016
    2016 Jan 11 – Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm tonight Monday, January 11th  at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for...
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  • Commercial Water Bill Alert

    Posted on: January 5th, 2016
    Please be advised that due to a technical problem with the uploading of information electronically of the meter readings the City of Port Jervis will be issuing revised billing for comm...
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  • 2016 City Inauguration

    Posted on: December 31st, 2015
    The 2016 City of Port Jervis Inauguration will stream LIVE via web on Thursday, January 1, 2016 at 12:00pm at this link. http://www.ustream.tv/channel/city-of-port-jervis-common-counci...
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  • Overnight Parking in Effect

    Posted on: December 28th, 2015
    Overnight parking regulations are back in effect as of 1:00am Tuesday, December 29, 2015 and remain in effect until April 1st.  No vehicles are allowed parked on the street from 1:00am...
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  • 2015 Dec 28 Common Council

    Posted on: December 28th, 2015
    2015 Dec 14 – Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm tonight Monday, December 28th  at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will be taped for late...
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  • Parking & Garbage

    Posted on: December 21st, 2015
    2015 Dec 21 – Overnight Parking regulations have been suspended until Monday the 28th of December 2015 at 1:00am.  Garbage will be on a normal schedule this week but the 4th ward...
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  • Holiday Lights – Winners

    Posted on: December 15th, 2015
    The following are the winners of the 2015 Holiday Light Contest in the City of Port Jervis.  Thank you to all the participants. Traditional  1st Place: ($25 Gift Cert to Erie & Ce...
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  • 2015 Dec 14 Council Meeting

    Posted on: December 14th, 2015
    2015 Dec 14 – Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm tonight Monday, December 14th  at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting can watched live on Ch...
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  • Overnight Parking Regulation

    Posted on: December 9th, 2015
    It has been decided that even though the overnight parking ban is in effect from December 1st – April 1st throughout the City of Port Jervis, the police department will not enforc...
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  • Last Budget Workshop

    Posted on: November 30th, 2015
    The last budget workshop is now scheduled for Tuesday, December 8th at 6:00pm City Hall Common Council Room....
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  • Holiday Garbage Pickup

    Posted on: November 24th, 2015
    2015 Nov 24 – Garbage Pickup this week is normal for 2nd and 3rd Wards.  4th Ward garbage and recyclables will be picked up tomorrow (Wednesday, November 25th) and cardboard will...
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  • 2015 Nov 23 Council Meeting

    Posted on: November 21st, 2015
    2015 Nov 21 – Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm on Monday, November 23rd  at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting can watched live on Channel ...
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  • Budget Workshop

    Posted on: November 17th, 2015
    The first council budget workshop will be held this Thursday, Nov 19th at 6:00pm in the Common Council Chambers...
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  • Road Lane Closure

    Posted on: November 17th, 2015
    2015 Nov 17 – Jersey Avenue will have one lane of traffic at the bottom of this hill near Wagner Place for staging sewer main project until 6pm....
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  • 2 Special Meeting Notices

    Posted on: November 16th, 2015
    Notice of Emergency Council Meeting Please be advised that the Common Council of the City of Port Jervis will conduct an emergency meeting at 7:00pm on Monday November 16th, 2015 in the...
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  • Hydrant Flushing

    Posted on: November 12th, 2015
    2015 Nov 16 Hydrant Flushing UPDATE – Mt William to Coleman today. West End tonight and tomorrow night....
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  • Veteran’s Day

    Posted on: November 9th, 2015
    The City of Port Jervis Veteran’s Day Parade and Ceremony, sponsored by VFW Post #161 and Tri-State Naval Ship 7241, takes place this Wednesday, November 11th.  Parade lineup is ...
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: November 8th, 2015
    2015 Nov 9 – Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm on Monday, November 9th  at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting can watched live on Channel 23...
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  • Hydrant Flushing

    Posted on: October 21st, 2015
    UPDATE: 2015 Nov 6 – Hydrant Flushing will be in the lower second and fourth wards today....
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  • Water Main Flushing

    Posted on: October 16th, 2015
    *Oct 21, 2015 UPDATE – Hydrant Flushing will occur for the next few days from Canal St north into 3rd ward and then Pike St. WATER MAIN FLUSHING The City of Port Jervis Water Dep...
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  • Columbus Day Changes

    Posted on: September 28th, 2015
    Due to the Columbus Day Holiday, the Common Council will meet on Tuesday, October 13th.  Garbage will also be delayed with pickup in the following Wards 1st-Tues, 2nd-Wed, 3rd-Thurs an...
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: September 28th, 2015
    2015 Sep 28 – Port Jervis Common Council meets tonight 7:00pm at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting can watched live on Channel 23 to Time Warner Cable...
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  • Garbage Pickup Delay

    Posted on: September 9th, 2015
    Due to the Labor Day Weekend, garbage pickup will be as follows.  1st Ward Tuesday, 2nd Ward Wednesday, 3rd Ward Thursday and 4th Ward Friday.  All other pickups will be on a normal s...
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  • Special Council Meeting

    Posted on: September 7th, 2015
    Notice of Special Council Meeting   Please be advised that the Common Council of the City of Port Jervis will conduct a special meeting at 6:00pm onTuesday September 8th, 2015 in the C...
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  • Port Schools OPEN Today

    Posted on: September 3rd, 2015
    Port Jervis City School OPEN today, Thursday September 3, 2015 for the 2015 – 2016 school year. Please be vigilant of children crossing the street....
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  • Special Council Meeting

    Posted on: August 31st, 2015
    Notice of Special Council Meeting Please be advised that the Common Council of the City of Port Jervis will conduct a special meeting at 6:30pm onWednesday September 2nd, 2015 in the Co...
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  • Bluestone Bid Proposal

    Posted on: August 13th, 2015
    Below is the link to the Bluestone / Sidewalk Announcement and Bid Proposal that must be returned by Friday, August 21st: http://www.portjervisny.org/city-resources/job-project-postings...
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  • Special Meeting

    Posted on: August 12th, 2015
    Notice of Special Council Meeting  Please be advised that the Common Council of the City of Port Jervis will conduct a special meeting at 6:00pm on Thursday August 13th, 2015 in the Co...
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: August 10th, 2015
    2015 Aug 10 – Port Jervis Common Council meets tonight 7:00pm at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting can watched live on Channel 23 to Time Warner Cable ...
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  • NNO / Cruzin Port

    Posted on: August 2nd, 2015
    National Night Out against Crime Celebration at Riverside Park Tuesday, August 4 6:00pm – Dusk – Parade from City Hall to the Park 5:30pm.  Cruzin Port on Front Street at 5...
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  • Farmer’s Market

    Posted on: August 1st, 2015
    The Port Jervis Farmer’s Market is today from 8:00am – 1:00pm at the Mini-Mall lot located next to H&R Block on Front Street...
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  • Special Council Meeting

    Posted on: July 29th, 2015
    Notice of Special Council Meeting  Please be advised that the Common Council of the City of Port Jervis will conduct a special meeting at 6:30pm on Thursday July 30th, 2015 in the Comm...
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  • Council Meeting Tonight

    Posted on: July 27th, 2015
    The Port Jervis Common Council meets tonight at 7:00pm in the Council Chambers 2nd floor of City Hall.  It will be broadcast LIVE via the internet by copying this link. http://www.ustr...
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  • Council Meeting July 13th

    Posted on: July 12th, 2015
    The Port Jervis Common Council has its regular by-weekly meeting on Monday, July 13th.  It will air live on Tri 23 but not on the Internet.  Sorry for the inconvenience....
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  • Firemen’s Day Parade

    Posted on: July 8th, 2015
    This Saturday, July 11th is the Port Jervis Fire Departments 165th Annual Inspection Day Parade. It begins at City Hall and travels down Sussex St. to Ball St., Ball St. to Pennsylvania...
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  • Cruzin Port Cancelled Tonight

    Posted on: July 7th, 2015
    Cruzin Port has been cancelled for tonight Tuesday, July 7th.  It will be postponed until next Tuesday, July 14th.  Also remember Special Street Rodder magazine Road Tour Event on Tu...
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  • Parade Sat. July 11th

    Posted on: July 5th, 2015
    This Saturday, July 11th is the Port Jervis Fire Departments 165th Annual Inspection Day Parade. It begins at City Hall and travels down Sussex St. to Ball St., Ball St. to Pennsylvania...
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  • Fireworks Tonight July 3rd

    Posted on: July 3rd, 2015
    The City of Port Jervis will present its 2nd Annual Fireworks display launched from Point Peter at Elks-Brox Park.  The fireworks will begin around 9:15pm with patriotic music simulcas...
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  • Special Council Meeting Notice

    Posted on: June 25th, 2015
    Notice of Special Council Meeting Please be advised that the Common Council of the City of Port Jervis will conduct a special meeting at 6:30pm on Monday June 29th, 2015 in the Common C...
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  • Council Meeting Mon. Jun 22nd

    Posted on: June 21st, 2015
    The Port Jervis City Council meets tomorrow, Monday June 22nd.  Watch it LIVE  –  http://www.ustream.tv/channel/city-of-port-jervis-common-council...
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  • This Weekend in Port

    Posted on: June 6th, 2015
    Sunday June 20th – 10:00am – 6:00pm Stephen Crane’s – The Red Badge of Courage – A Living Memorial.  Celebrating the 150th Anniversary of the End of the C...
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  • City Activity

    Posted on: May 29th, 2015
      ***SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT*** regarding West End Beach renamed to West End Park and Recreation Area.  This area will not be open this summer FOR SWIMMING. Swimming is prohibited! ...
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  • Garbage Pickup

    Posted on: April 9th, 2015
    NOTICE: City of Port Jervis garbage collection will be pushed back one day for each ward due to the Memorial Day holiday.  ...
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  • Special Alerts

    Posted on: March 8th, 2015
    Please check back often for important announcements and alerts....
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  • Councilman Ritchie Passing

    Posted on: August 17th, 2016
    2016 Aug 16 – It is with Great Sadness that I announce the passing of 2nd ward councilman, mentor, friend,  and father Robert (Bob) Ritchie. Bob was a dedicated husband and fat...
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  • Council Meeting Tonight

    Posted on: August 8th, 2016
    2016 Aug 8– Port Jervis Common Council meets tonight at 7:00pm at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for later viewing on Channel ...
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: July 24th, 2016
    2016 Jul 24– Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm Monday, July 25th at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for later viewing ...
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  • Council Meeting Tonight

    Posted on: July 11th, 2016
    2016 Jul 11– Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm Monday, July 11th at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for later viewing ...
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  • This Weeks Events

    Posted on: July 2nd, 2016
    Family Fun Fair is from Wednesday – Saturday at Riverside Park.  Marion Rohner Way dedication and unveiling at the corner of Kingston Avenue and East Main Street 9:00am. 166th Fi...
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  • Fireworks TONIGHT!

    Posted on: June 28th, 2016
    FIREWORKS TONIGHT…RAIN OR SHINE Dinner Along the Delaware is tonight from 6:00pm – 8:30pm at Riverside Park.  Some tickets are still available. This is a Rain or Shine Eve...
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: June 26th, 2016
    2016 Jun 27– Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm Monday, June 27th at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for later viewing...
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  • Dinner Along the Delaware

    Posted on: June 19th, 2016
    Dinner Along the Delaware is Friday, July 1st Join us for a tasting of specialties from local eateries in our Tri-State area! It is a wonderful evening filled with great food, good fr...
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  • Art & History in the Park

    Posted on: June 15th, 2016
    This Saturday, June 18th from 10:00am – 5:00pm is “Art & History in the Park” at Orange Square located on Pike Street. Where Revolutionary War and Civil War Histor...
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: June 12th, 2016
    2016 Jun 13– Port Jervis Common Council meets tonight at 7:00pm Monday, June 13rd at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for later...
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  • Soap Box Derby

    Posted on: June 5th, 2016
    The 17th Annual Port Jervis Soap Box Derby is this Sunday, June 12th.  It begins at 8:00am on Sussex Street in Port Jervis.  Come see all the fun and cheer on your favorite driver.  ...
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  • CANCELLED

    Posted on: May 30th, 2016
    2016 May 30 (7:22am) – VFW representatives report ALL Memorial Day activities in the City of Port Jervis are cancelled....
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  • Memorial Day Parade

    Posted on: May 23rd, 2016
    The Memorial Day parade will be held this Monday, May 30th.  It will begin at the Port Jervis Middle School with lineup at 10:00am and step off at 10:30am.  It will proceed west on Ea...
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: May 22nd, 2016
    2016 May 22– Port Jervis Common Council meets tomorrow at 7:00pm Monday, May 23rd at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for later ...
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  • Community Service Day

    Posted on: May 19th, 2016
    This Saturday, May 21st will be our next Community Service Saturday from 9:00am – 12:00pm.  We will meet and work around the turntable on Pike Street....
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  • Homeowner Occupancy

    Posted on: May 17th, 2016
    Wednesday May 18th will be the second workshop to discuss plans on developing a homeowner occupancy program at 6:30pm in the City of Port Jervis. It will be held in the Common Council r...
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  • School Vote Tomorrow

    Posted on: May 16th, 2016
    The Port Jervis City School District budget vote is tomorrow at the Middle School for city residents.  There are 5 items to vote on: Budget 0% tax levy change 3 Board Member seats with...
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  • Cruzin Port Tonight

    Posted on: May 10th, 2016
    2016 May 10 – Cruzin Port is on for tonight Tuesday, May 10th.  Come on down to see classic cars at their best on Front Street from 5:00pm – 9:00pm....
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: May 8th, 2016
    2016 May 9– Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm Monday, May 9th at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for later viewing on...
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  • City Wide Yard Sale

    Posted on: May 6th, 2016
    The Citywide Yard Sale is still on tomorrow. Please refer to tourism facebook page https://www.facebook.com/PortJervisTourism/?fref=ts Weather is not ideal, but that is something that i...
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  • Cruzin Port Postponed

    Posted on: May 1st, 2016
    Cruzin Port cancelled tonight Tuesday, May 3rd.  It returns to downtown Front Street in the City of Port Jervis next Tuesday, May 10th from 5:00pm – 9:00pm...
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  • Community Service & Arbor Day

    Posted on: April 26th, 2016
    …this Saturday April 30th – Community Service Saturday – participants meet at the Erie Turntable located at 100 Pike Street at 9:00am – 12:00pm.  Arbor Day Cere...
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: April 24th, 2016
    2016 May 9– Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm Monday, May 9th at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for later viewing on...
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  • Councilman Bell Passing

    Posted on: April 19th, 2016
    2016 Apr 19 – It is with Great Sadness that I announce the passing of lifetime public servant, councilman, mentor, friend, father, grandfather Frank Bell. Frank loved the City of ...
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  • Council Meeting and Flushing

    Posted on: April 10th, 2016
    2016 Apr 10– Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm tonight Monday, April 10th at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for lat...
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  • Water Main Flushing

    Posted on: March 28th, 2016
    NOTICE! WATER MAIN FLUSHING: The City of Port Jervis Water Department Will begin flushing mains during the DAY starting the week of April 4th 2016. This will take approximately 6 weeks ...
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: March 27th, 2016
    2016 Mar 28 – Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm tonight Monday, March 28th at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for la...
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  • 2016 Micro Enterprise Grant Launch

    Posted on: February 21st, 2016
    Click here:  2016 City of Port Jervis Initial Microenterprise Grant App w FIF to read the details and apply for City of Port Jervis Micro-enterprise Grant Program Application.  The ...
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  • Feb 8th Council Meeting

    Posted on: February 7th, 2016
    2016 Feb 8 – Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm tonight Monday, January 11th  at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for ...
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  • Tax Help for Low Income Seniors

    Posted on: January 24th, 2016
    It is that time of year again… Low Income Seniors interested in having their taxes done call call (845) 858-4054 to set up an appointment. Additionally… St. Peters Lutheran ...
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  • Jan 25th Council Meeting

    Posted on: January 24th, 2016
    2016 Jan 25 – Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm tonight Monday, January 11th  at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for...
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  • NY Governor declares

    Posted on: January 23rd, 2016
    State of Emergency Declaration for NYS to include the lower Hudson Valley (Orange, Rockland, Westchester & Putnam), NYC and Long Island. This declaration is made ONLY in order to mo...
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  • Snowball’s Chance Fat Bike Race

    Posted on: January 17th, 2016
    This is a 2 day event with the XC races and kids race being held on Saturday the 19 of March. The Time Trial will be held on Sunday the 20th of March. Elite XC, Elite TT, Sport XC Men a...
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  • New Dump Rules Feb 1st

    Posted on: January 13th, 2016
    City of Port Jervis Transfer Station Regulations Resident Use Only Hours: Every Saturday 7:15 AM – 11:30 AM For Information Call: (845) 858-4000 ***ONLY Pickup size loads or trailers...
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  • 2016 Jan 11 Council Meeting

    Posted on: January 9th, 2016
    2016 Jan 11 – Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm tonight Monday, January 11th  at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting will LIVE and taped for...
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  • Commercial Water Bill Alert

    Posted on: January 5th, 2016
    Please be advised that due to a technical problem with the uploading of information electronically of the meter readings the City of Port Jervis will be issuing revised billing for comm...
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  • 2016 City Inauguration

    Posted on: December 31st, 2015
    The 2016 City of Port Jervis Inauguration will stream LIVE via web on Thursday, January 1, 2016 at 12:00pm at this link. http://www.ustream.tv/channel/city-of-port-jervis-common-counci...
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  • Overnight Parking in Effect

    Posted on: December 28th, 2015
    Overnight parking regulations are back in effect as of 1:00am Tuesday, December 29, 2015 and remain in effect until April 1st.  No vehicles are allowed parked on the street from 1:00am...
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  • Parking & Garbage

    Posted on: December 21st, 2015
    2015 Dec 21 – Overnight Parking regulations have been suspended until Monday the 28th of December 2015 at 1:00am.  Garbage will be on a normal schedule this week but the 4th ward...
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  • Holiday Lights – Winners

    Posted on: December 15th, 2015
    The following are the winners of the 2015 Holiday Light Contest in the City of Port Jervis.  Thank you to all the participants. Traditional  1st Place: ($25 Gift Cert to Erie & Ce...
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  • 2015 Dec 14 Council Meeting

    Posted on: December 14th, 2015
    2015 Dec 14 – Port Jervis Common Council meets at 7:00pm tonight Monday, December 14th  at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting can watched live on Ch...
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  • Overnight Parking Regulation

    Posted on: December 9th, 2015
    It has been decided that even though the overnight parking ban is in effect from December 1st – April 1st throughout the City of Port Jervis, the police department will not enforc...
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  • 2015 December Newsletter

    Posted on: December 4th, 2015
    Click on link below to read the City of Port Jervis December 2015 Newsletter: 2015 December Volume 1 Issue 2...
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  • 2015 Holiday Lighting Contest

    Posted on: December 1st, 2015
    Click on link below for the Port Jervis Holiday Lighting Contest 2015 Port Jervis Holiday Lighting Celebration flyer...
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  • Drug Sweep Arrest Announcement

    Posted on: November 25th, 2015
    2015 Nov 25 – Drug Arrest Announcement: Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler, Port Jervis Police Chief William Worden, Orange County Sheriff Carl E. DuBois, Town of De...
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  • Road Lane Closure

    Posted on: November 17th, 2015
    2015 Nov 17 – Jersey Avenue will have one lane of traffic at the bottom of this hill near Wagner Place for staging sewer main project until 6pm....
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  • 2 Special Meeting Notices

    Posted on: November 16th, 2015
    Notice of Emergency Council Meeting Please be advised that the Common Council of the City of Port Jervis will conduct an emergency meeting at 7:00pm on Monday November 16th, 2015 in the...
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  • Holiday Happenings in Port Jervis

    Posted on: November 14th, 2015
    Holiday Happenings in Port Jervis: Saturday, November 28th – City Tree lighting at 6:00pm at Graeb Point on Front Street and Jersey Avenue in Port Jervis – Meet Santa and Mr...
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  • 2016 Mayor’s Budget Proposal

    Posted on: November 12th, 2015
      Click here for details on the Mayor’s proposed 2016 Budget in the City’s 1st Newsletter: 2015 November Edition 1 Volume 1 *NOTE: There is no increase in Sewer or Water r...
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  • 2015 Oct 26 Common Council Meeting

    Posted on: October 24th, 2015
    2015 Oct 26 – Port Jervis Common Council meets tonight 7:00pm at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting can watched live on Channel 23 to Time Warner Cable...
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  • 69th Annual Halloween Parade

    Posted on: October 18th, 2015
    69th Annual Halloween Parade is scheduled for Sunday, October 25, 2015 at 3:30 pm. Line-up will be at 3:00 pm on Hammond Street in front of City Hall. At conclusion of parade, at Farnum...
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  • Water Main Flushing

    Posted on: October 16th, 2015
    *Oct 21, 2015 UPDATE – Hydrant Flushing will occur for the next few days from Canal St north into 3rd ward and then Pike St. WATER MAIN FLUSHING The City of Port Jervis Water Dep...
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: September 28th, 2015
    2015 Sep 28 – Port Jervis Common Council meets tonight 7:00pm at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting can watched live on Channel 23 to Time Warner Cable...
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  • Special Council Meeting

    Posted on: September 7th, 2015
    Notice of Special Council Meeting   Please be advised that the Common Council of the City of Port Jervis will conduct a special meeting at 6:00pm onTuesday September 8th, 2015 in the C...
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  • Port Schools OPEN Today

    Posted on: September 3rd, 2015
    Port Jervis City School OPEN today, Thursday September 3, 2015 for the 2015 – 2016 school year. Please be vigilant of children crossing the street....
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  • Street Drugs: Presentation

    Posted on: August 25th, 2015
    Attention Parents and Tri-State Residents – PLEASE JOIN US Monday, August 31, 2015 at the Erie Trackside Manor for an important evening with Sergeant Michael Worden of the Port J...
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  • Special Meeting

    Posted on: August 12th, 2015
    Notice of Special Council Meeting  Please be advised that the Common Council of the City of Port Jervis will conduct a special meeting at 6:00pm on Thursday August 13th, 2015 in the Co...
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  • Open House

    Posted on: August 11th, 2015
    Access 23 TV will hold an Open House, September 27,2015 10AM to 5 PM, 16 Franklin Street in Port Jervis...
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  • Council Meeting

    Posted on: August 10th, 2015
    2015 Aug 10 – Port Jervis Common Council meets tonight 7:00pm at City Hall located at 20 Hammond Street (2nd Floor).  The meeting can watched live on Channel 23 to Time Warner Cable ...
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  • Tri-State Triathlon

    Posted on: August 1st, 2015
    The City of Port Jervis will be hosting our 1st “Tri-State Triathlon.”  Staff, local officials, our generous sponsors, and dedicated volunteers, we are excited to welcome y...
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  • Council Meeting Tonight

    Posted on: July 27th, 2015
    The Port Jervis Common Council meets tonight at 7:00pm in the Council Chambers 2nd floor of City Hall.  It will be broadcast LIVE via the internet by copying this link. http://www.ustr...
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  • National Night Out Against Crime

    Posted on: July 25th, 2015
    9th ANNUAL NATIONAL NIGHT OUT AGAINST CRIME CELEBRATION RIVERSIDE PARK, PORT JERVIS, NY TUESDAY AUGUST 4th, 2015 Working Together as a Community to Promote a Safe and Positive Port Jerv...
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  • 2015 Farmers’ Market Season to begin

    Posted on: July 8th, 2015
    The City of Port Jervis Farmers’ Market is about to begin another season of operation.  It will run Saturday’s from July 18th through October 17th between the hours of 8:00...
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  • Cruzin Port Cancelled Tonight

    Posted on: July 7th, 2015
    Cruzin Port has been cancelled for tonight Tuesday, July 7th.  It will be postponed until next Tuesday, July 14th.  Also remember Special Street Rodder magazine Road Tour Event on Tu...
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  • 17th Annual Arts Walk & Summer Street Fair

    Posted on: July 6th, 2015
    The Tri-State Chamber of Commerce is proud to present the 17th Annual Arts Walk- Summer Street Fair to be held on Saturday, July 18, 2015 (rain date July 19) from 11:00am to 5:00pm wit...
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  • Port Jervis Section 8 Wait list opens

    Posted on: June 22nd, 2015
    PUBLIC NOTICE CITY OF PORT JERVIS SECTION 8 HOUSING ASSISTANCE PROGRAM OPENING OF THE SECTION 8 WAITLIST The Port Jervis Community Development Agency (PJCDA) will be accepting applicati...
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  • City Bus – Holiday Closing

    Posted on: June 16th, 2015
    The City of Port Jervis Bus office will be CLOSED and the buses will not be running on Friday, July 3rd and Saturday, July 4th....
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  • City Clerk now accepts Credit Card payments

    Posted on: June 15th, 2015
    The Port Jervis City Clerks office has begun processing Credit card payments.   The new service is currently available in the office only and will soon begin to offer credit card p...
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  • Soap Box Derby and Flag Day – June 14, 2015

    Posted on: June 14th, 2015
    What a Fantastic Day in the City of Port Jervis with our largest local All-American Soapbox Derby. A BIG Thank You to all our participants, volunteers, Director Wayne Addy and his organ...
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  • Win-Win Walk-A-Thon – 3rd Grade ASK

    Posted on: June 11th, 2015
    The third grade classes  at ASK Elementary School recently held their annual “Win-Win Walk-a-Thon”.  The walk-a-thon teaches students that no one is too young to make a difference...
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  • Notice of Public Hearing

    Posted on: June 10th, 2015
    NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING CITY OF PORT JERVIS COUNTY OF ORANGE STATE OF NEW YORK   PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given that there has been presented to the Common Council of the City of P...
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  • Stephen Crane’s Red Badge of Courage

    Posted on: June 9th, 2015
    Stephen Crane’s – The Red Badge of Courage – A Living Memorial Celebrating the 150th Anniversary of the End of the Civil War June 20, 2015 – 10am – 6pm Orange Square, Port Jer...
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  • Dinner Along the Delaware & Fireworks

    Posted on: May 31st, 2015
    Friday, July 3, 2015 Riverside Park, Port Jervis Dinner: 6:00pm – 8:30pm           Fireworks: 9:15pm Join us for another evening of food, fun & fireworks. Enjoy a samplin...
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  • 2015 Be Part of the Solution Campaign

    Posted on: May 26th, 2015
    Be Part of the Solution: If You See Something-Say Something Building Police-Community Partnerships The City of Port Jervis is excited to participate in a public awareness campaign title...
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  • Port Jervis Memorial Day

    Posted on: May 20th, 2015
    The Veteran’s of Foreign War #161 of Port Jervis and the Tri-State Naval Ship #7241 of Port Jervis will be hold the City of Port Jervis Memorial Day Parade this Monday, May 25, 20...
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  • Charity Golf Tournament

    Posted on: May 18th, 2015
    It’s that time of year once again for our annual scholarship charity golf tournament for the PJHS & DVHS students……  MONDAY,  JULY 13TH HIGH POINT GOLF CLUB MONTAGUE, NJ 201...
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  • 2015 Click It or Ticket Campaign

    Posted on: May 16th, 2015
    2015 CLICK IT OR TICKET “Border to Border” CAMPAIGN NEWS RELEASE Port Jervis, NY City Police Dept. / Eastern Pike PA Regional Police Department Chief William Worden         ...
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  • PJHS Junior Class Comedy Night Fundraiser

    Posted on: May 4th, 2015
    Saturday May 30th 8:00pm at the PJHS $20.00 per ticket to see comics Mike Koutrobis, Tim Krompier and Dennis Rooney.  Tickets available at PJHS.Ticketleap.com Check out the flyer for m...
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  • Cruzin Port 2015

    Posted on: May 3rd, 2015
    PORT JERVIS, NY – Cruzin Port returns to downtown Front Street in Port Jervis on Tuesday, May 5th.  All types of Cruzin cars and trucks show off from 5:00pm – 9:00pm the f...
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  • 2015 – City of Port Jervis Wide Yard Sale

    Posted on: April 28th, 2015
    The Citywide Yard Sale will be today  Saturday, May 2,2015 from 9:00 AM until 4:00 PM. There are over 100 households, organizations, churches and not for profits signed up. The event ...
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  • Arbor Day Celebration – April 25, 2015

    Posted on: April 25th, 2015
    In 1872, Sterling Morton proposed to the Nebraska Board of Agriculture that a special day be set aside for the planting of trees.  This holiday, called Arbor Day, was first observed wi...
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  • Mayor’s Corner

    Posted on: December 14th, 2015
    I would like to Welcome family, friends, neighbors and strangers near and far to visit our city and the many events and activities we have throughout the year.  In April we have a City...
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  • Summer 2015 message

    Posted on: June 28th, 2015
    I would like to Welcome family, friends, neighbors and strangers near and far to visit our many events and activities.  During July we will hold our 2nd Annual Dinner Along the Delawar...
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  • Congratulations 2K15 Graduates!

    Posted on: June 26th, 2015
    On behalf of the residents of the City of Port Jervis, I would like to congratulate our Port Jervis High School 2K15 Seniors on their Graduation tonight.  May the path you choose in li...
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  • Summer in Port Jervis

    Posted on: June 1st, 2015
    As the summer of 2015 begins, I would like to Welcome family, friends, neighbors and strangers near and far to visit our many events and activities.  During June there is the Soap Box ...
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  • West End Park and Recreation Area

    Posted on: May 27th, 2015
    ***SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT*** regarding West End Beach renamed to West End Park and Recreation Area.  This area will not be open this summer FOR SWIMMING. Swimming is prohibited! River a...
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  • Welcome to Our New Website

    Posted on: March 22nd, 2015
    PORT JERVIS, NY – May 26, 2015 – 6:30PM – Attention: Due to technical difficulties the LIVE Feed is not working tonight.  We apologize for the inconvenience.  Topics...
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