TOWN OF POUGHKEEPSIE POLICE DEPARTMENT “LAW ENFORCEMENT DAY”
BRINGS FAMILY-FRIENDLY FUN TO ARLINGTON BUSINESS DISTRICT
Youth-Oriented Event to be held on June 6th, During the Second Annual Classic Car Show
POUGHKEEPSIE, NY, April 12, 2015 – The Town of Poughkeepsie Police Benevolent Association (PBA), in cooperation with the Arlington Business Improvement District (www.arlingtonhasit.org), a focus group dedicated to fostering sustainability for businesses and organizations that call Poughkeepsie’s Arlington neighborhood home, will host a Town of Poughkeepsie Police Department “Law Enforcement Day” on Saturday, June 6th. The public is invited to head to the Vassar Alumni Lawn, on Raymond Avenue in Poughkeepsie, from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. to enjoy an array of free activities, see police department vehicles and other equipment up close and personal and to learn more about local community youth services.
“We strongly encourage all attendees with little ones to stop by the Child Identification Station we’ll have set up that day,” says Sergeant Gary Hulbert of the Town of Poughkeepsie Police Department. “There will also be a K9 demonstration, free snacks, bounce houses, face painting, a DJ and more, as well as the chance to enter raffles for prize giveaways.”
About Arlington Business District
The Arlington Business District of Poughkeepsie, New York is one of the most vibrant neighborhoods in Dutchess County. Situated just east of the City of Poughkeepsie, the area is home to Vassar College and a thriving business, cultural and community center. Arlington features: a vast array of dining options representing cuisines from all over the word; specialty retail shops; public spaces; housing and more. To learn more about the Arlington Business District, visit www.arlingtonhasit.org or “like” the neighborhood’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/pages/Arlington-Has-It) to get news, event updates and to connect with others in the local community.