NYS School COVID Tracking Dashboard

New York State has set up an online dashboard for the school community to view testing results. Public schools will be required to send to the state the numbers of positive cases in their districts, with a plan of expanding this reporting requirement to BOCES and private schools in the near future.   Learn more.

Flu Shot Clinics

The Putnam County Department of Health is offering seasonal flu vaccine to residents of Putnam County 18 years of age and older. Cost: $25.00 (65 and older or with Medicare Card – FREE) Appointments are required. **No Appointment Needed for October 7th clinic** Please bring proof of residency (driver’s license) and Medicare card. :: DAY/DATE […]

NYS School Reopening Guidance (20 Jul 2020)

The NYS Education Department has issued a report entitled “RECOVERING, REBUILDING, AND RENEWING: THE SPIRIT OF NEW YORK’S SCHOOLS“ which includes guidance for school districts on reopening in the fall. _ Questions related to this guidance document may be directed to reopeningguidance@nysed.gov.

NYS Incoming Travel Advisory (20 Jul 2020)

 Individuals traveling to New York from the following states must quarantine for 14 days: Alabama · Arizona · Arkansas · California · Florida · Georgia · Idaho · Iowa · Kansas · Louisiana · Minnesota  · Mississippi · Nevada · New Mexico  · North Carolina · Ohio  · Oklahoma · South Carolina · Tennessee · […]

Putnam County Health Alert

HEALTH ALERT If you worked at or visited TOPS Friendly Markets in Carmel, NY on July 2 from 5:30am-10:30am July 5 from 5:30am-8am You may have been exposed to COVID-19. Please watch for symptoms of COVID-19 which include fever, chills, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fatigue, muscle or body aches, headache, new loss of […]

Town Office Hours Starting July 6, 2020

Until further notice, the Town Offices will be operating BY APPOINTMENT ONLY for in-person assistance. Any task that can be completed by mail, email or fax will be completed in that manner.  Please call M-F, 8:30am – 4:00pm to schedule an appointment to visit or to speak with someone in the appropriate office. . Town […]

Philipstown Announcements

Visit our COVID-19 site for information relating to Philipstown, Putnam County and New York State. If you would like to help out in Philipstown during the COVID-19 crisis, please fill out our volunteer form. Para información en español, llame al (845) 276-4601.

Coronavirus Update with Supervisor Shea (19 May 2020)

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Volunteers Still Needed for May 16 Food Drive in Cold Spring

Due to COVID-19 related issues in the supply chain and the increasing need in the community, the local food pantries need help filling their shelves. The United Way of Westchester and Putnam is working with each municipality in Putnam County to hold a Food Collection Drive in each community on Saturday, May 16. Please help […]

Putnam Co Plans Drive-thru Testing For May 5th

The Putnam County (New York) Department of Health is planning a Drive-Thru COVID-19 diagnostic testing clinic on Tuesday, May 5th from 11 am – 1:30 pm. This is NOT antibody testing. Testing supplies are limited and are open to the following: Must be a Putnam County, NY resident with: a history of COVID-19 symptoms or current COVID-19 […]