Sheriff Announces Boater Safety Class

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith announces that a boater safety class will be offered on March 2, 2014 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Mahopac Marina, 897 South Lake Boulevard, Mahopac, New York 10541.You must be 10 years of age or older to take the class. Persons over 14 years of age who operate a personal watercraft and motorboat operators born on or after May 1, 1996 are required to have this certificate. Persons 18 years of age or younger are entitled to receive the certificate free of charge. Persons older than 18 years of age are required to remit a check for the amount of $10.00 to the state upon successful completion of the class.

To register, call Mahopac Marina at (845) 628-6550. For further information, contact Sergeant Michael Szabo at

Article | by Dr. Radut