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Victor C. Waryas Memorial Park

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, November 2, 2010
1. Victor C. Waryas Memorial Park Marker
Inscription.
Victor C. Waryas
Memorial Park
Mayor, City of Poughkeepsie 1960 – 1964
Member, New York State Assembly 1965 – 1968
"It is not an exaggeration to say that Poughkeepsie is on the threshold of a complete rebirth. The coming year, and the years to follow, will see a physical change so vast as to make our city unrecognizable to those who have known it in the past."
Mayor Victor C. Waryas
Annual Message
January 4, 1963
Dedicated with deep appreciation to one of her favorite sons in the bicentennial year of the United States of America.
1976 – 1977
Robert E. Ahmed
Mayor
Common Council
Stephen J. Babiarz – 1st Ward John T. Kennedy – 2nd Ward Alfred W. Weil – 3rd Ward Colette Lafuente - 4th Ward Columbus L. Stanley – 5th Ward Pasquale A. Letterii – 6th Ward John W. Green – 7th Ward Arthur Weinberg – 8th Ward
 
Location. 41° 42.356′ N, 73° 56.418′ W. Marker is in Poughkeepsie, New York, in Dutchess County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and North Water Street, on the right when traveling west on Main Street. Click for map. Located in Waryas Memorial Park on the Hudson River. Marker is in this post office area: Poughkeepsie NY 12601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers.
Victor C. Waryas Memorial Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 2, 2010
2. Victor C. Waryas Memorial Park Marker
At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. River That Flows Both Ways (within shouting distance of this marker); The Queen City of the Hudson (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Walkway Over the Hudson (about 700 feet away); Walkway Loop Trail (about 700 feet away); Thomas Dongan (approx. 0.3 miles away); Poughkeepsie-Highland Bridge (approx. 0.4 miles away); On This Site (approx. 0.6 miles away); In Affectionate Memory (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Poughkeepsie.
 
Categories. Government
 
Victor C. Waryas Memorial Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 2, 2010
3. Victor C. Waryas Memorial Park Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 823 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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