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Posted on: January 4, 2021

City Council Meeting Videos

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Click here to watch the City Council meeting videos.

News Flash Announcements
Posted on: November 18, 2021

Santa's Mailbox at City Hall

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Santa's mailbox will be placed at City Hall beginning on Friday, November 19, 2021.  

Please be sure to include your return address to make sure that everyone gets a special note back from Santa!  

Letters may be placed in Santa&a...

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: November 17, 2021

Tax Sale Notice

Tax Sale

Tax Sale for Unpaid Taxes for 2020 

November 30, 2021 at 10:00 am - City Hall

City of Ogdensburg, New York

Tax Sale for 2020 Unpaid Taxes Levied in the City of Ogdensburg

Take Notice: Pursuant to the power and authority vested in me by Article 17, Se...

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: November 15, 2021

Biddy Basketball Registration

Biddy Basketball

Biddy Basketball will be held every Saturday morning in the main and small gymnasiums at Ogdensburg Free Academy. There will be a $15 fee per child.  

Scholarships are available.  Please contact Recreation Director Mackenzie Cole for deta...

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: November 2, 2021

2022 Preliminary Budget

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The video of the November 1, 2021 Special City Council Meeting has been posted under the Council Meeting Videos section of the website.

To view the 2022 Preliminary Budget presentation material, please click here.

To view the 2022 Preliminary Budget, please...

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: November 4, 2021

2021 November Water Rates

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The City of Ogdensburg, reminds tax payers that Friday, December 3, 2021, is the last date that the 2021 November Water Rates can be paid without penalty.  After December 3, 2021, a 10% penalty will be added.  Bills have been mailed and ...

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: October 27, 2021

Former Diamond Property Requests for Proposals

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To view the proposal submitted by Blue Water Development, please click here.

To view the proposal submitted by Fowler Development Corp., please click here.

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: October 4, 2021

Comprehensive Broadband Connectivity Act Survey

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The Comprehensive Broadband Connectivity Act, enacted in May of this year, amended the Public Service Law to add a new section 224-c. Among other things, the Act requires the Public Service Commission (PSC or the Commission) to study the availability, rel...

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: September 29, 2021

Monthly Department Updates

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Updates from each City department will now be posted on the City website and updated monthly.

To view the most recent updates from each department, please click here.

You can view previous updates, by accessing the Mayor & Council page of the website un...

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: September 28, 2021

Press Release from City Manager Stephen P. Jellie Regarding 2020 Audit

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The Ogdensburg City Council formally accepted the 2020 Financial Audit Report at its regular meeting on 27 September 2021 by a unanimous vote of 7-0.   The information contained in the 2020 audit report is verification that the city’s f...

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: September 7, 2021

Press Release From Mayor Skelly Regarding Public Meetings & Staff Offices

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Due to the continued increase in cases of COVID-19 the state legislature has passed, and the Governor signed into law, authority for public meetings to be held remotely without in-person attendance.   Effective immediately the City of Ogdensburg ...

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: September 7, 2021

Press Release From City Manager Stephen P. Jellie Regarding Lawsuit Against City and Mayor Skelly

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The City of Ogdensburg has retained the law firm Coughlin & Gerhart, LLP to represent the City and the Mayor in the matter brought against it by a small group of local government disruptors (Cynthia Layng, Douglas Loffler, Brian Mitchell and Angela Mc...

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: September 2, 2021

Press Release From Mayor Skelly Regarding City Employee Pay and Healthcare Benefits

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Now that the Ogdensburg City government has begun preparation of the 2022 Annual Budget, Mayor Jeffrey M. Skelly is requesting the City Manager provide recommendations to the full City Council on how to make drastic changes to the City Employee Pay and He...

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: August 25, 2021

Press Release From Mayor Skelly Regarding Regional Recreational Facility

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Ogdensburg Mayor: Bold new vision for a Regional Recreational Facility 

While the Ogdensburg City government begins plans for the 2022 Annual Budget, Mayor Jeffrey M. Skelly will propose his vision for a new community “Regional Recreational Facili...

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: August 25, 2021

Press Release from City Manager Stephen P. Jellie Regarding Facebook Lawsuit

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The City of Ogdensburg will address the matter presented by the so-called “Citizen’s Watch Group” as it pertains to the Mayor when official notification is received from a court of jurisdiction; that has not yet occurred despite the rush by this so-called...

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: August 23, 2021

COVID-19 Protocol Effective Immediately for All City Facilities

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Please click here to read a memorandum from City Manager Stephen Jellie regarding COVID-19 protocol effective immediately.

In-person attendance for the August 23, 2021 special City Council meeting will be permitted for vaccinated individuals wearing a mask...

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: August 20, 2021

Statement From Mayor Skelly Regarding 2022 Budget

Mayor Skelly

Monday, 23 August 2021 marks the beginning of the City of Ogdensburg’s 2022 Annual Budget preparations.   As Mayor I take the fiscal responsibility of my office and my commitment to lower taxes for the citizens of Ogdensburg very seriously. &...

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: August 12, 2021

Press Release Regarding 1308 Ford Street Meth Lab

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Statement from City Manager Stephen Jellie: 

The discovery, mitigation and removal of the methamphetamine lab at 1308 Ford Street, and the subsequent arrest of two individuals marks a renewed sense of urgency and call to action for the City of Ogd...

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: August 12, 2021

Statement from City Manager Stephen P. Jellie

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Ogdensburg: Protecting Past Bad Practice Won’t Save a City

Saving a city from the financial distress (proven by facts) that Ogdensburg is in will not be easy.  Setting the conditions for the revival of the city will be even more difficult...

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: August 9, 2021

Waterfront Revitalization Website

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City of Ogdensburg, New York Launches Waterfront Revitalization Website 

A dedicated source of information and data on the City’s Local Waterfront Revitalization Program

Ogdensburg, NY – August 10, 2021 - The City of Ogdensburg,...

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: July 15, 2021

Skate Park Update

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Please click here for an update on the Skate Park.

News Flash Announcements
Posted on: July 14, 2021

Former Diamond National RFP

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A one-page summary of the former Diamond National Request for Proposals has been finalized.

To view the RFP, please click here.

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: March 19, 2021

Ogdensburg Police Reform Collaborative Action Plan

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In accordance with Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Executive Order 203, the City of Ogdensburg's Police Reform Collaborative Action Plan has been developed.

To view the approved Police Reform Action Plan, please click here.

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: February 25, 2021

2020 Year End Financial Presentation

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To review the 2020 Year End Financial Report presented at the February 22, 2021 City Council Meeting, please click here.

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: March 12, 2021

Notice of Public Meetings for the Draft Comprehensive Development Plan

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The Ogdensburg Planning Board will hold two public meetings to receive comments on the Draft Comprehensive Development Plan.  The draft plan put forth by the City Council on March 24, 2021 was unanimously accepted and referred to the Ogdensburg P...

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: February 18, 2021

Statement From Mayor Skelly

Mayor Skelly

Please click here to read a statement from Mayor Skelly.

News Flash Announcements
Posted on: February 12, 2021

Helpful Community Links

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For a list of available links to area programs and services, please click here.  

Please note the newly added "Helpful Community Links" section contains a list of telephone numbers along with useful information for those seeking immediat...

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: February 12, 2021

Sewer Rate Analysis

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To review the Sewer Rate Analysis discussed at the February 8, 2021 City Council meeting, please click here.

This is an on-going analysis developed to help determine future sewer rate costs.  

The website will be updated as the analysis continues a...

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: February 9, 2021

Arbitration Decision

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To view the complete written arbitration decision, please click here.

News Flash Announcements
Posted on: January 27, 2021

Ogdensburg Municipal Code eCode360 Version Now Available

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The version of the Ogdensburg Municipal Code on the City website has been updated to the eCode360 version provided by General Code.  You can access it here or from the home page of the City website at www.ogdensburg.org.

This new version offers a ...

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Financial Restructuring Board Report

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Please click here here to access the 2018 Financial Restructuring Board report.

The report is also available on the Comptroller page of the City website which can be accessed under the Government tab from the home page.

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: January 14, 2021

2021 Final Budget

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Please click here for a letter from City Manager Stephen Jellie regarding the 2021 Final Budget.

You can access the 2021 Final Budget by clicking here.

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: January 14, 2021

Re-opening of Paycheck Protection Program

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NEWS RELEASE

 

PRESS OFFICE                   

 

Release Date: January 13, 2021         ...

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News Flash Announcements
Posted on: January 1, 2021

Letter from City Manager Regarding Fire Department Layoffs

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FIREFIGHTER LAYOFFS

  

The City of Ogdensburg is sincerely disappointed that a deal could not be reached with IAFF Local 1799 to avoid the lay off of 5 dedicated firefighter personnel.  We were able to fully withdraw one layoff no...

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Posted on: October 5, 2020

Letter From City Manager Stephen Jellie

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FIREFIGHTER LAYOFFS

  

The City of Ogdensburg is sincerely disappointed that a deal could not be reached with IAFF Local 1799 to avoid the lay off of 5 dedicated firefighter personnel.  We were able to fully withdraw one layoff no...

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