Posted on: December 8, 2016

2016-2017 School Tax Bills

• The unpaid 2016-2017 School Tax Bills have been added to the City’s outstanding tax bill file.
• Payments can be made starting today, 12/8/2016, at the City Chamberlain’s Office.

Posted on: January 18, 2017

2017 Snowball Series


For Immediate Release: January 18, 2017

Contact: Sandra Geddes
Events/Promotions CoordinatorCity of Plattsburgh
Plattsburgh, NY 12901518-536-7458

2017 Snowball Series Events Announced!
Snowball: Celebration of Winter in the North Country

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Posted on: January 6, 2017

Discover Plattsburgh Event Series: South Side Sled & Skate


Contact:  Sandra Geddes                                         &n...

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Posted on: December 29, 2016

City of Plattsburgh to Acquire Docks for a Small Boat Marina

City of Plattsburgh to Acquire Docks for a Small Boat Marina

Plattsburgh, N.Y. - In the City Council Meeting on December 28, 2016, the City Council voted to authorize the Mayor to sign the Equipment Purchase and Sale Agreement with General Electric Company...

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Posted on: January 5, 2017

Mayor Colin Read endorses Governor Andrew Cuomo's Initiative

City of Plattsburgh

Colin L. Read, Mayor



For Immediate Release:

January 5, 2017

Plattsburgh, New York



Governor Andrew Cuomo recently proposed a new program that would vastly expand the ability of New Yorkers to attend college. May...

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Posted on: December 14, 2016

Xpress Mart Arrests


DATE OF RELEASE: 12/14/2016


Sunday, December 11th, 2016 at 8:14pm, Plattsburgh Police Officers responded to an armed robbery call at the Xpress Mart convenience store located at 63 Bridge Street in the City of Plattsburgh. The stor...

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Posted on: December 13, 2016

Police Chief Announces His Retirement

PD Shield


Police Chief Desmond J. Racicot says he will retire on January 11th, 2017. Chief Racicot has been with the Plattsburgh Police Department since 1989 and has been leading the departmen...

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Posted on: November 15, 2016

Plattsburgh Police Arrest Three Protesters

TD Margaret Street

At about 2:45pm TD Bank North, 136 Margaret St, Plattsburgh called the Plattsburgh Police Department to report protesters sitting in the lobby of the bank refusing to leave. Responding officers encountered approximately 10-15 people protesting the Dakota...Read on...

Posted on: July 26, 2016

City Police Arrest Two in Crack Cocaine Bust


On July 25, 2016, the Plattsburgh City Police Arrested Larry Mackie 23 of Brooklyn, New York and Sherburne House 44 of Plattsburgh, New York. The arrests stem of the execution of a search warrant by the Adirondack Drug Task Force at 227 Margaret Street A...Read more »

Posted on: June 8, 2016

Margaret Street Fatal Fire

The City of Plattsburgh Police Department has been informed by the New York State Office of Fire Prevention and Control, that the cause of the double fatal fire located at 220 Margaret Street on May 22nd, is being labeled as undetermined.

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Posted on: May 17, 2016

Fireball over Plattsburgh


At around 12:50am police officers were on patrol when they were able to capture video of a fireball event over the City of Plattsburgh. The American Meteor society reported that it could be seen all over the northeastern US on May 17th 2016. Read more »

Watch it happen here!
Posted on: May 10, 2016

Saranac River Cleanup

Saranac River

Location: Saranac River from Adirondack Lane to Pine Street, City of Plattsburgh, County of Clinton, State of New York.

Details: The Saranac River cleanup project is entering a new phase starting Friday May 13, 2016. Preparations are under way to start...Read more »

Posted on: April 4, 2016

Beekman Towers Power Outage

Beekman Towers

Sunday afternoon, the electrical service at Beekman Towers faulted. Plattsburgh Municipal Lighting, Fire Department, Police Department and Building Inspector responded. While MLD tested components to determine the source of the failure, City Fire, Polic...Read more »

Posted on: March 29, 2016

Plattsburgh Man Arrested for School Burglary/ Police Station Vandalism


It is alleged Clifford unlawfully entered Stafford Middle School early Thursday morning, stealing a garbage can and a chair from inside the building. An elevator was also found to have been tampered with and two district-owned vehicles were damaged.

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Posted on: March 18, 2016

Plattsburgh Woman Arrested for Residential Burglary


On March 12, 2016 at approximately 11:05 pm, Plattsburgh Police responded to 38 US Oval in the City of Plattsburgh for a report of a residential Burglary. Officers determined that sometime in the preceding days, someone entered the apartment and stole sev...Read on...

Posted on: January 13, 2016

Plattsburgh Man Arrested for Sex Offense

Jeffrey R. Abare

On November 11, 2015 at approximately 4:10 pm, Plattsburgh Police responded to the Saranac River in the vicinity of Green Street for a welfare check of two individuals lying on the ground by the river. The two were located and interviewed by Police. One o...Read more »

Posted on: October 28, 2011

Website Personalization Now Available!

By clicking “Log In” on the MyDashboard bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyDashboard. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and keywords that they’d like to see...Read on...