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Dutchess County Offices in the City of Poughkeepsie to Close for Sheriff Adrian “Butch” Anderson’s Funeral
Molinaro to issue Executive Order to close offices from 1pm Tuesday, Oct. 5th through 5pm Wednesday, Oct. 6th

Published: 10/4/2021

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Poughkeepsie… With several thousand attendees anticipated to participate in the funeral services for the late Dutchess County Sheriff Adrian “Butch” Anderson this week, at the request of and in coordination with the City of Poughkeepsie Police, Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office and the Department of Emergency Response, County Executive Marc Molinaro will issue an Executive Order to close County offices within the City of Poughkeepsie from 1pm on Tuesday, October 5th through 5pm on Wednesday, October 6th to accommodate road closures, traffic patterns and parking limitations.

County offices at the following facilities within the City of Poughkeepsie will be closed with extremely limited or no parking access:

  • 85 Civic Center Plaza
  • 112 Delafield Street
  • 114 Delafield Street
  • 10 Market Street (Dutchess County Courthouse)
  • 22 Market Street
  • 45 Market Street
  • 50 Market Street (Dutchess County Family Court and Probation)
  • 60 Market Street
  • 228 Main Street
  • 236 Main Street
  • 29 North Hamilton Street
  • 150 North Hamilton Street
  • 100 Parker Avenue
  • 108 Parker Avenue
  • 168 Washington Street
  • 170 Washington Street

Several roadways will also be closed or have extremely limited access for non-event traffic on Tuesday and Wednesday. Motorists are advised to seek alternate routes in and around the City of Poughkeepsie and should note that road closures and traffic patterns may change throughout the event timeframe as needs change. The following roads are anticipated to be impacted:

  • Market Street from Church Street (eastbound Arterial) to Main Street
  • Civic Center Plaza from Main Street to Mill Street (westbound Arterial)
  • Main Street from Academy Street to Columbus Street
  • Clove Road (CR-9) in the vicinity of Clove Cemetery in the Town of Union Vale

Additional impacts include:

Dutchess County Public Transit: Riders should expect delays on all routes on Tuesday and Wednesday, except Routes F and G. All buses will load inside the Poughkeepsie Transit Hub. Routes A, B and K northbound will travel from Market Street to the eastbound Arterial, turn left onto Academy Street and use Main Street to access the Hub. Check for updates at www.dutchessny.gov/publictransit, on the DCPT mobile app, or call 845-473-8424, TDD/TTY: 711.

Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV): The Poughkeepsie DMV will be impacted by this closure. For those with an appointment in Poughkeepsie on Tuesday, October 5th between 12:30pm and 4:45pm, appointments will be honored at the Wappinger DMV at the same time. For those with an appointment in Poughkeepsie on Wednesday, October 6 between 9am and 4:45pm, appointments are rescheduled for Thursday, October 7 at the same time and location. DMV offices in Millbrook, Wappinger, and Beacon will be open by appointment as previously scheduled. For questions, call the Wappinger DMV at 845-298-4620.