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Can You Help Mary Who Is In Crisis Due to an Unplanned Pregnancy? It’s 2 a.m. and Mary just finished warming a bottle for her 14 month old daughter who is crying in her crib. Working all day and taking care of her 7 year old son and the baby all evening, Mary is now falling […]


Heat Wave to Continue in Putnam; Protect Yourself, Check on Seniors

Carmel, N.Y. – The long-range weather forecast shows that Putnam County will be subject to high temperatures and humidity levels through next week. County Executive MaryEllen Odell, Dr. Allen Beals, Commissioner of Health and Anthony Sutton, Commissioner of Emergency Services, are asking residents to take the proper precautions to protect themselves and to check on […]


These People Think She's Making a Difference

… MaryEllen Odell has a vision and that vision is get more people to Putnam and for those who live in Putnam County to discover what they have.

Bernadette Castro

We now have a government worthy of the people of Putnam; and that makes me proud and I think it makes the people of Putnam proud.

George Pataki


County Exec. MaryEllen Odell Inauguration Speech 123114

County Executive MaryEllen Odell gives her inauguration speech at the Putnam County Historic Courthouse in Carmel, NY on December 31, 2014.