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Town of New Windsor Press Releases

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Free Drive-Through Rabies Clinic on 10/17

Town of New Windsor will be hosting a free, drive-through, rabies clinic, sponsored by Orange County Department of Health. 

 

The drive-through rabies clinic is open to Town of New Windsor residents.  It will be held on October 17, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Kristi Babcock Memorial Park, 660 Mt. Airy Road, New Windsor, New York  12553.  Pre-registration is required and mask-wearing and social distancing protocols will be observed. 

 

Town of New Windsor Town Clerk, Town of New Windsor’s Animal Control Officer and the Town of New Windsor Recreation Department will be on-site to coordinate paperwork  and traffic flow. 

 

Participants will enter “one-way” and remain in their vehicle.  The required paperwork will be provided for the veterinarian’s signature, the rabies vaccine will be administered and the tag and documentation returned to the participant. 

 

Those wishing to participate MUST PRE-REGISTER by contacting the Town of New Windsor Town Clerk, Kelly Allegra, at 845-563-4611 or email:  [email protected]

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Four time Felon for DWI Arrested again for Felony DWI

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Four time Felon for DWI Arrested again for Felony DWI

New Windsor Police Department arrested Michael R. Burgher age 54 of Washingtonville NY for Felony DWI on September 12, 2020.

Mr Burgher has 4 prior Felony DWI convictions (and 2 prior Misdemeanor convictions for DWI). He was arraigned before Judge Calderin and because of his multiple Felony convictions he was sent to Orange County Jail without bail.

Since the Labor Day weekend New Windsor Police has made 12 DWI related arrests.

2 Were Felony DWI arrests (Mr. Burgher above) and:
Andre Mcleod age 39 of Highland Mills NY

5 were for Misdemeanor Alcohol DWI arrests:
Randy Montero De Oleo, age 33 of New Windsor NY
Corazon Martinez-Garcia, age 45 of Newburgh NY
Danny Feliciano, age 43 of Cornwall NY
Francis Jaca, age 22 of Cornwall NY
Henry Cuatecoreyes, age 23 of Newburgh NY

2 arrests were for Misdemeanor Driving while Ability Impaired By Drugs
Maryann Williams, age 36 of Highland NY
Robert Gerbino, age 33 of New Windsor NY

One other arrest is pending awaiting Lab results

2 arrests for driving with Licenses suspended for DWI offences:
Sean Eusty, Age 33 of Newburgh NY
Joseph Pan, Age 42 of Wappinger Falls NY

Hydrant Flushing begins Sept 28th

We will begin flushing hydrants throughout the Town of New Windsor and on Stewart Properties and Firthcliffe Heights area of Cornwall on September 28, 2020 and continue through October 16, 2020.

Residents and businesses may experience low pressure and/or discolored water when flushing is being done in the area.

Please direct any questions or concerns to Scott VanDyke @ 845-561-2550.

Town Court Update- May 28th

Court Updated Status: May 28, 2020

The Town of New Windsor Court Room is still closed until further notice for in-person trials, hearings, and pre-trial conferences, including Vehicle and Traffic Offenses, small claims, and summary proceedings. 

  1. If you have received a suspension notice from DMV with an effective suspension date during the time of the courts closure, those suspensions have either been lifted or removed.
  2. If you are concerned about an unpaid fine please know the court will NOT be enforcing any penalties to unpaid fines during the courts closure. We will be extending payments a minimum of 30 days from the courts re-opening.
  3. ALL court matters have administratively been adjourned until further notice:

   **If you had a court date during the courts closure, or have an upcoming court date while the court remains closed, we will be sending each person a notice with a new court date once we get the directives that the courts can re-open.

 

 

*** UPDATE: The Court Lobby will be open Monday through Friday 11 AM – 3 PM to file new cases, answering Vehicle and Traffic Tickets ( initial plea to the summons;  providing documentation that insurance and/or registration was in effect when issued the VTL Summons; vehicle defect issues have been corrected and paying fines.

 

 

We thank you for your cooperation in the effort to prevent the spread of Covid-19 to the others in the community.

 

 

Town Hall and Recreation Closed on Friday, March 27

In an abundance of caution for our employees, our Town Hall and Recreation Department with be closed this Friday, March 27 for a deep cleaning and sanitization of all office space. Refuse and recycling will be picked up as normal. Modified hours of 10am-4pm will resume on Monday, March 30 with employees available via phone, email and on our website at newwindsor-ny.gov. For emergencies, contact the New Windsor Police Department at (845) 565-7000.