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Posted on: July 14, 2020

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES FRESH PRODUCE FOR SENIORS

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced a program in which income-eligible residents, age 60 and over, can receive a one-time (per person, per year) coupon book worth $20 to purchase fresh fruits and vegetables at local Farm...

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Posted on: April 30, 2020

Animatronic Pets with Seniors During Pandemic

Nassau County Department of Human Services, Office for the Aging was notified by New York State Office for the Aging in March 2020 of the opportunity to request animatronic pets in the form of kittens and puppies for distribution to County residents. &...

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Posted on: February 25, 2020

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES MARCH 2020 ACTIVITIES FOR COUNTY’S SENIOR CENTERS

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran invites residents to enjoy the many activities that are scheduled to take place during March 2020 at Nassau County Senior Centers throughout the area. Additional information and reservations are...

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Posted on: February 25, 2020

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES MARCH CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP AT LONG BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced today the County Office for the Aging, in cooperation with the Long Beach Public Library, is offering a support group specifically targeted to respond to the needs of elder caregivers. ...

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Posted on: January 31, 2020

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES FEBRUARY CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP AT LONG BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced today the County Office for the Aging, in cooperation with the Long Beach Public Library, is offering a support group specifically targeted to respond to the needs of elder caregivers. ...

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Posted on: January 31, 2020

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES FEBRUARY 2020 ACTIVITIES FOR COUNTY’S SENIOR CENTERS

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran invites residents to enjoy the many activities that are scheduled to take place during February 2020 at Nassau County Senior Centers throughout the area. Additional information and reservations ...

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Posted on: September 11, 2019

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES OCTOBER 2019 ACTIVITIES FOR COUNTY’S SENIOR CENTERS

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran invites residents to enjoy the many activities that are scheduled to take place during October 2019 at Nassau County Senior Centers throughout the area. Additional information and reservations a...

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Posted on: September 11, 2019

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES OCTOBER CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP AT LONG BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced today the County Office for the Aging, in cooperation with the Long Beach Public Library, is offering a support group specifically targeted to respond to the needs of elder caregivers.

The next ...

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Posted on: August 12, 2019

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES SEPTEMBER CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP AT LONG BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced today the County Office for the Aging, in cooperation with the Long Beach Public Library, is offering a support group specifically targeted to respond to the needs of elder caregivers.

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Posted on: August 12, 2019

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES SEPTEMBER 2019 ACTIVITIES FOR COUNTY’S SENIOR CENTERS

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran invites residents to enjoy the many activities that are scheduled to take place during September 2019 at Nassau County Senior Centers throughout the area. Additional information and reservations...

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Posted on: March 4, 2020

Curran Once Again Calls on Republican Majority in the Legislature to Quit Stalling & Pass Tax Plan

Residents are encouraged to view updated Taxpayer Protection Plan statements now available on

mynassauproperty.com

Without passing the Taxpayer Protection Plan, the Republican Majority will leave more than half of 

homeowners with immediate increase...

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Posted on: January 2, 2020

Dept. of Assessment to Kickoff Countywide Community Information Sessions

Updated Property Values for 2021/2022 Tentative Assessment Roll Now Available Online as Curran Continues Commitment to Fair & Accurate Property Assessments

 

Curran Introduces Countywide Community Information Sessions with Dept. of Ass...

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Posted on: August 13, 2019

Curran Expands Series of Property Tax Exemption Workshops, Continuing Efforts to Help Homeowners

MINEOLA, NY – Today, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced that she will be expanding her comprehensive series of Property Tax Exemption Workshops, adding eight additional workshops to the lineup during evening and weekend hours to furt...

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Posted on: December 11, 2018

CURRAN, RESIDENTS CALL ON LEGISLATIVE MAJORITY TO SUPPORT ASSESSMENT REFORM

BALDWIN, NY--Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today stood with Nassau County Assessor David Moog, Legislator Debra Mule and property owners, including Julie Buske of Baldwin, Chandra Ortiz of Baldwin, Allen Foley of Hicksville, Matt Meng of East Norwi...

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Posted on: December 6, 2018

Curran Signs Local Law Extending Renewal Application Deadline for Senior Exemptions

Curran Signs Local Law Extending Renewal Application Deadline for Senior Exemptions

New law provides application extension for extenuating circumstances

 

MINEOLA, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, joined by Nassau County Assessor Da...

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Posted on: December 6, 2018

Curran Unveils Four New Developments in Reform of the Nassau County Assessment System

Curran Unveils Four New Developments in Reform of the Nassau County Assessment System

Extends assessment outreach; allows property inventory changes; unveils video tutorials; explains importance of using latest technology

 

“We have embraced big dat...

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Posted on: November 15, 2018

Curran Formally Approves Tax Impact Notice Law

Requests Legislature make corrections to law to allow for better accuracy and transparency

 

MINEOLA, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today took her latest step toward a fair and equitable assessment roll when she signed a local law mandati...

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Posted on: October 31, 2018

CURRAN ANNOUNCES MOBILE ASSESSMENT OFFICES NOW OPEN

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and County Assessor David Moog announced today that four mobile assessment sites are now open in addition to the main office in Mineola.

“We’re bringing the answers to you,” said Curran. “My assessment ref...

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Posted on: October 11, 2018

CURRAN UNVEILS NEW ASSESSMENT WEBSITE PROMISES FULL TRANSPARENCY AND CUSTOMER SERVICE

MINEOLA, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced the launch of www.AsktheCountyAssessor.com, a website which will provide answers and allow questions regarding the County Executive’s reassessment initiative.

“This new assessment process wi...

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Posted on: September 26, 2018

CURRAN MOVES TO FIX CORRUPTED ASSESSMENT ROLL

MINEOLA, NY -- Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today signed an executive order requiring County Assessor David Moog to set the county’s levels of assessment for the January 2019 tentative assessment roll for tax year 2020/2021 to maximize as...

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Posted on: May 23, 2020

COUNTY CLERK O'CONNELL: SCAR PETITIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED BEGINNING MAY 25, 2020

Nassau County SCAR Petitions will be accepted for electronic filing beginning May 25, 2020. Pro se filers may file in paper format by mailing their completed petitions to the Nassau County Clerk’s Office or by placing them in the drop box in the...

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Posted on: April 23, 2020

COUNTY CLERK O’CONNELL: NASSAU COUNTY SCAR FILING PERIOD DELAYED

(Mineola, NY) Due to the current pandemic, and in accordance with orders issued by the Governor and New York State’s Chief Judge, the Nassau County Clerk is unable to accept SCAR (Small Claims Assessment Review) filings at this time. In an effor...

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Posted on: March 2, 2020

COUNTY CLERK O’CONNELL WARNS OF NEW “DEED SCAM”

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell is cautioning homeowners about a

new type of solicitation that has recently targeted the Valley Stream community. These mailings are

coming from “New York Record Retrieval, Inc.&rdq...

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Posted on: September 19, 2019

COUNTY CLERK O’CONNELL WARNS RESIDENTS OF NASSAU COUNTY CLERK “SCAM CALLS”

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell is cautioning residents of scam calls

“spoofing” the Nassau County Clerk’s office phone number being made particularly to senior citizens

throughout the country. &am...

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Posted on: August 28, 2019

ATTENTION SENIORS: FREE FLU SHOTS

Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell and Northwell Health System are pleased to announce free flu shots for senior citizens in the community. This year’s program will be held on Tuesday, October 15, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Ameri...

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Posted on: July 28, 2020

Comptroller Jack Schnirman Announces Release of Audit on Nassau Parks Nonprofit Organization

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman announced the release of an audit of Friends of Nassau County Recreation (Friends), a nonprofit organization created to support County parks and programs.  

Friends, similar to many ...

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Posted on: July 24, 2020

Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman Hosts Roundtable Discussion on Black Equity

Mineola, NY-Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman joined a distinguished panel of leaders for a roundtable discussion on racial equity gaps. Due to social distancing practices, the event was livestreamed via Zoom and broadcast on Facebook Live. There a...

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Posted on: July 2, 2020

Financial report details positive progress in Nassau County finances prior to onset of COVID-19

Nassau County, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman announced the release of his office’s Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for year ended December 31, 2019. For the third year in a row, despite the challenges of CO...

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Posted on: May 18, 2020

Jack Schnirman Releases Analysis of COVID-19 Potential Impact on Sales Tax Revenues and Finances

Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman Releases Analysis of COVID-19 Potential Impact on Sales Tax Revenues and County Finances

With current phased reopening, projections indicate a potential sales tax drop to range from 12% to 28%; projections indicate ...

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Posted on: April 17, 2020

Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman Announces Release of Report on Child Care

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman announced the release of a report on the price and availability of child care by the Policy and Research Unit of the Nassau County Comptroller’s Office. The report, titled &ldq...

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Posted on: April 17, 2020

Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman Announces Financial Impact Analysis of COVID-19

Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman Announces Financial Impact Analysis of COVID-19 on County Finances

Comptroller Organizes Effort to Gauge Local Government Financial Impact

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman announced th...

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Posted on: February 26, 2020

Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman Announces Release of Black Economic Equity Report Update

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman announced the release of an updated report on Black Economic Equity by the Policy and Research Unit of the Nassau County Comptroller’s Office. Last year’s original Black ...

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Posted on: January 13, 2020

County Comptroller Schnirman and NCPD Announce Full Recovery of $700k in Diverted Funds

MINEOLA, NY – Today, Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman joined Commissioner of the Nassau County Police Department Patrick J. Ryder to announce that an attempted cyber-attack was stopped, as well as the full recovery of more than $700,000 in County ...

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Posted on: December 20, 2019

Comptroller Jack Schnirman Hosts Community Roundtable on Modernizing “The Deal” of Living in Nassau

Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman Hosts Community Roundtable on Modernizing “The Deal” of Living in Nassau County

Next report in This Is Nassau series released at roundtable discussion.

Uniondale, NY – Today, Nassau Coun...

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Posted on: December 18, 2019

Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman Releases Follow-Up Reviews of Two Separate Audits

Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman Releases Follow-Up Reviews of Two Separate Audits

Reviews showed that a majority of recommendations are in process or have been implemented.

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today relea...

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Posted on: December 11, 2019

Comptroller Releases Living Wage Audit That Uncovered Potential Diversion of County Funds

Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman Releases Living Wage Audit That Uncovered Potential Diversion of More Than $375,000 in County Funds

Calls to Comptroller’s Office Living Wage Hotline was impetus for audit

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Posted on: November 25, 2019

Nassau County Comptroller Schnirman Applauds Unanimous Passage of Sewer Equalization Fee Legislation

Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman Applauds Unanimous Passage of Sewer Equalization Fee Legislation

New policy created as a direct result of findings from an audit of County policy under previous administration.

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Posted on: November 14, 2019

Comptroller Schnirman “Announces Receipt of $27,000 Credit from NYAW in Response to Investigation

Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman Announces Receipt of $27,000 Credit from New York American Water in Response to Investigation ofIncorrect Billing 

 

MINEOLA, NY – In July 2018, the Nassau County Comptroller’s Off...

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Posted on: October 29, 2019

Comptroller Schnirman Launches “Resiliency Progress Tracker” on 7th Anniversary of Superstorm Sandy

Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman Launches  “Resiliency Progress Tracker” on 7th Anniversary of Superstorm Sandy Resource launched for municipalities in their efforts to combat climate change locally and build ...

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Posted on: October 25, 2019

County Comptroller Jack Schnirman Releases First Look at ‘The Comptroller’s Scorecard’

EAST MEADOW, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman joined members of the Independent Audit Advisory Committee at a press conference to announce the next stage of the Open Nassau Transparency Platform—The Comptroller’s...

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Posted on: October 25, 2019

County Comptroller and Hofstra University Host First-Ever Policy Hackathon and Innovation Awards

HEMPSTEAD, NY – The Office of the Nassau County Comptroller and Hofstra University partnered to host the first-ever Policy Hackathon and Innovation Awards at the Hofstra UniversityIdeaHub. The event included a student-led Hackathon and the prese...

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Posted on: June 21, 2019

County Executive Curran and Comptroller Schnirman Unveil New Open Budget and Open Payroll Websites

HEMPSTEAD, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today launched the Open Nassau Transparency Portal.

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Posted on: June 6, 2019

Comptroller's Office Releases Audit of Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter

Nassau Comptroller Jack Schnirman released an audit into the finances of the Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter that found the department didn’t track taxpayer and donated dollars, frequently overspent on personnel, and did not properly monitor spending.

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Posted on: December 31, 2018

Comptroller’s Demographic Profile Shows Nassau County Getting Older, More Diverse

Comptroller’s Demographic Profile Shows Nassau County Getting Older, More Diverse Westbury, NY– Comptroller Jack Schnirman released a Countywide demographic profile and issue briefs that detail the changing populations specific to Nassau County.

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Posted on: December 31, 2018

Living Wage Audit of Healthcare Agency Identifies $220,000 in Underpayments for 147 Employees

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today, alongside the Nassau County Living Wage Advisory Board, released a living wage audit of home healthcare agency All Metro that found it underpaid employees more than $200,000 in 2014 and 2015.

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Posted on: November 14, 2018

Comptroller Jack Schnirman Releases Report on Issues Impacting Veterans

After working with County Executive Laura Curran and the Veterans Service Agency, Comptroller Jack Schnirman released a data-analysis and report that details the top-line issues impacting the more than 50,000 veterans currently residing in Nassau County.

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Posted on: October 26, 2018

Audit Identifies Unresolved Issues with County Take Home Vehicle Policies

Nearly all the problems identified in a 2015 investigation persisted until new administration began corrective action

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Posted on: October 16, 2018

Comptroller’s Audit Finds More Than $6 Million in PILOT Payments Lost

MINEOLA, NY – The Office of the Nassau County Comptroller today released an audit that uncovered more than $6 million in lost revenues owed to Nassau County.

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Posted on: September 24, 2018

Comptroller’s Audit Finds Nassau County Undercharged Certain Developers for Sewer Hookup Fees

MINEOLA, NY – The Office of the Nassau County Comptroller today released an audit showing that between 2013 and 2017, the County undercharged certain out-of-district developers $2.6 million for sewer hookup fees.

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Posted on: March 9, 2018

Comptroller Jack Schnirman Announces Revitalization of Independent Audit Advisory Committee

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today announced he will be reconvening the county’s Independent Audit Advisory Committee and accepting applications for new members so the group can begin its review of the county’s finances.

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Posted on: August 11, 2020

CURRAN DEMANDS PSEG LONG ISLAND PAY BACK RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES AFTER BOTCHED STORM RESPONSE

(MINEOLA, NY) August 10, 2020 - Nassau County Executive Curran turned up the heat on PSEG Long Island, calling on the public utility to reimburse residents and businesses that have endured unacceptable power outages lasting over 24 hours, as well as refun...

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Posted on: August 10, 2020

Statement from Nassau County Executive Laura Curran

Nassau County, NY – It is unacceptable that I am hearing from so many residents that are still without power, even though PSEGLI had promised to restore power by Saturday.

I am activating cooling and charging stations across the County to ensure ...

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Posted on: August 6, 2020

Curran Rolls Out FREE Drive-in Movie Night Series Beginning Tonight

Nassau County, NY – August 6, 2020 – Hopping on the popular pop-up drive-in movie trend, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced that the County is rolling out a drive-in movie night series with FREE showings of family favorites...

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Posted on: August 5, 2020

Curran Demands Answers From PSEG After Storm Failure

NASSAU COUNTY, NY – Nassau County Executive today sent PSEG Long Island leadership the following message demanding answers regarding correction of system failures and review of protocols.

 

I am deeply concerned by PSEG Long Isla...

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Posted on: August 5, 2020

Statement from Nassau County Executive Curran: Cooling Centers Open & Closures Due to Isaias

Nassau County, NY – With temperatures expected to be in the 80s today and tomorrow and with countless residents without power and air conditioning, Nassau is opening three cooling centers for anyone who needs a break from the heat. We will be fo...

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Posted on: July 29, 2020

Curran Announces Over $2.4M in Funding for Mental Health, Substance Abuse, Youth and Senior Services

HEMPSTEAD, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced that the County has distributed $2,433,080 in federal Community Development Block Grant-COVID (CDBG-COVID) funding to 12 non-profit partners and 9 municipalities across Nass...

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Posted on: July 24, 2020

STATEMENT FROM NASSAU EXECUTIVE LAURA CURRAN

NASSAU COUNTY, NY – After being reminded of New York State’s quarantine orders and Nassau County’s protest protocols, Ted Nugent will no longer be attending tomorrow’s march in Eisenhower Park. Congressman ...

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Posted on: July 21, 2020

Curran Urges Municipal Partners to Participate in Energy Efficiency Survey

Curran Urges Municipal Partners to Participate in Energy Efficiency SurveySurvey Gauges Interest in Collaborative Energy and Cost Saving Projects 

 

Nassau County, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran released initial results...

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Posted on: July 13, 2020

Curran Holds Final Daily COVID-19 Briefing to Recap Nassau’s Fight Against COVID-19

Curran Holds Final Daily COVID-19 Briefing to Recap Nassau’s Fight Against COVID-19 and Outline the Continued Road to Recovery

 

Bethpage, NY - As COVID-19 infection rates continue to drop in Nassau County, County Executive Curran deliver...

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Posted on: July 10, 2020

Weather Statement from Nassau County Executive Laura Curran

MINEOLA, NY – As Nassau County is now under a Tropical Storm warning, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran urges residents to take caution. Tropical Storm Fay is expected to hit Nassau County Friday morning into Saturday and has potenti...

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Posted on: July 9, 2020

Bi-County Study on Pandemic’s Economic Impact

Bi-County Study on Pandemic’s Economic Impact Reveals: Long Island Shed Jobs Faster than NYC & All Other Suburban Counties in State

Net job loss of 220,000 has highest impact on less educated workers, low paying professions and minor...

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Posted on: July 7, 2020

Curran Announces Free Speech and Roadway Protection Protocols

NASSAU COUNTY, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today released County protocols designed to protect residents’ right to peacefully and safely demonstrate, and ensure the safety of protestors and the general public. Nassau Coun...

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Posted on: July 2, 2020

Nassau County Sponsors Largest Food Distribution in County History, Distributing Over 100,000 Pounds

UNIONDALE, NY — Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today kicked off the largest ever food distribution in County history, and among the largest in State history in partnership with Island Harvest. As part of Nassau County’s $1M inves...

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Posted on: July 2, 2020

Curran Announces Increased DWI Enforcement for July 4th Weekend

NASSAU COUNTY, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced that the Nassau County Police Department and village Police agencies will conduct stepped-up STOP DWI enforcement starting Friday, July 3rd through Sunday, July 5t...

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Posted on: July 1, 2020

CURRAN ANNOUNCES PLAN TO CLOSE THE COUNTY’S $749 MILLION BUDGET GAP CREATED BY THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

(Mineola, NY) June 30, 2020 - County Executive Curran announced today the publication of the County’s Multi-Year Financial Plan Update. The report identifies that Nassau County faces a $749 million deficit over the next 18 months - $385 Million ...

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Posted on: June 25, 2020

CURRAN ANNOUNCES 400% INCREASE IN FIREWORKS COMPLAINTS, ADDRESSES SAFETY CONCERNS

NASSAU COUNTY, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined today by Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder, Veteran’s Services Agency Executive Director, Ralph Esposito, and Nassau SPCA President Gary Rogers to address safety concer...

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Posted on: June 19, 2020

Curran Announces Nassau to Make Anti-Bias Training Mandatory for Non-Sworn County Employees

County Executive Introduces Resolution to Name Portion of Charles Lindbergh Blvd in front of Cradle of Aviation Museum after William Wheeler, Tuskegee Airmen Who Was Long-Time Hempstead Resident

MANHASSET, NY — Nassau County Executive Laura Curra...

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Posted on: June 18, 2020

Curran Announces New COVID-19 Testing Facility in Long Beach in Partnership with Mount Sinai

Both viral and antibody testing will be available by appointment beginning Tuesday, June 23

Long Beach, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced today a new COVID-19 testing site in Long Beach in partnership with Mount Sinai South Nassau Hospita...

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Posted on: June 18, 2020

Curran Announces Interactive Splash Parks & Spray Grounds will Open July 3rd in Addition to Pools

County Exec Urges Residents to Keep Other Summer Safety Concerns Top of Mind 

Nassau County, NY (June 17, 2020) – Following her announcement that Nassau County’s outdoor pools will open with new State guidelines on Jul...

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Posted on: June 17, 2020

Curran Announces PACT Initiative, to Promote Dialogue Between Law Enforcement & Protest Organizers

NASSAU COUNTY, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced the formation of Police And Community Trust (PACT), a new Nassau County initiative aimed at building trust, transparency, and a working dialogue between community ...

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Posted on: June 16, 2020

Curran Announces Nassau Seeking Input on Implementation of Body-Worn Cameras for Police Department

NASSAU COUNTY, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced that that the County issued a Request for Expression of Interest (RFEI) for respondents interested in partnering with the County to design and implement a Body-Worn...

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Posted on: June 10, 2020

Curran Announces Emergency Food Distribution Center in Long Beach

NASSAU COUNTY, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced a new partnership with Long Island Cares - The Harry Chapin Regional Food Bank to establish an emergency food distribution center in the City of Long Beach. The site, locate...

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Posted on: June 9, 2020

County Executive Curran to Provide Update on COVID-19, Public Safety, and Food Insecurity

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran will provide updates on COVID-19, public safety, and make a new announcement about the County’s plan to address food insecurity.

When: Tuesday, June 9, 2020 at 12:30pm

Where: Front steps...

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Posted on: June 8, 2020

Nassau County Expands Free PPE Program with $2 Million from Town of Hempstead

(Garden City South, NY) June 8, 2020 - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined Town of Hempstead Supervisor Donald X. Clavin to announce that the Town will be contributing $2 million to support the County’s Boost Nassau PPE giveaway program,...

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Posted on: June 4, 2020

Curran Announces Over 10,000 Families Served by Nassau's Community Food Distribution

NASSAU COUNTY, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced that at least 10,000 families in need have been provided a week’s worth of food supplies to date as part of Nassau County’s new Community Food Distributi...

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Posted on: June 1, 2020

Curran Announces COVID-19 Antibody Test Available at County Testing Sites

FREEPORT, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced Monday the start of antibody testing at the County’s COVID-19 testing sites in Elmont, Freeport, Hempstead, and Westbury. The antibody testing is open to all and begins Tuesday, June ...

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Posted on: May 29, 2020

Curran Helps Revive Downtowns, Fast Tracking Road Closures for Outdoor Seating, Dining,Retail & More

(MINEOLA, NY) May 29, 2020 - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran continues her commitment to small business recovery announcing two new programs aimed at reviving downtown communities and helping businesses prepare to reopen. With the new Open Streets Pi...

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Posted on: May 29, 2020

Curran Continues Small Business Recovery Efforts & Launches NY Forward “Boost Nassau” Loan Program

Curran Continues Small Business Recovery Efforts & Launches NY Forward “Boost Nassau” Loan Program - Locking in $10 Million for Local Businesses & Nonprofits

Nassau County, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura C...

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Posted on: May 26, 2020

County Executive Curran Holds Memorial Day Car Parade to Honor Fallen Military Heroes

Nassau County, NY – In honor of Memorial Day, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran hosted a car parade today to recognize those who selflessly lost their lives while fighting for our freedom as well as pay homage to the 75th Anniversary...

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Posted on: May 21, 2020

Curran Announces Nickerson Beach Cabanas to Open and Showcases Expansion of Motor Parkway Trail

Curran Announces Nickerson Beach Cabanas to Open and Showcases Expansion of Motor Parkway Trail in Honor of National Bike Month 

 

Nassau County, NY – With beaches in Nassau County given the green light to open under new...

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Posted on: May 19, 2020

Curran Announces Push to Boost COVID-19 Diagnostic Testing at County Sites, Releases PSA For Testing

Photo Caption: "County Executive Laura Curran encourages eligible residents to get tested at any one of Nassau’s four sites."

HEMPSTEAD, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced Monday a new push encouraging all residents who...

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

Briefing Recap Curran Announces Memorial Day Car Parade and New Tennis Guidelines

Nassau County, NY – As Memorial Day weekend approaches, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced she will be hosting a Memorial Day car parade to honor those who selflessly lost their lives while fighting for our freedom ...

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Posted on: May 14, 2020

Curran’s Economic Council Recommends Additional Low-Risk and Essential Businesses in New Report

Nassau County, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran’s Economic Advisory Council, established to help track and assess COVID-19’s local business impacts and inform recovery strategies, has prepared an interim report for the Long Is...

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County Executive
Posted on: May 8, 2020

Curran Announces 5,000 Families Served by Nassau's Community Food Distribution Initiative To Date

NASSAU COUNTY, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced that approximately 5,000 families in need have been provided a week’s worth of food supplies to date as part of Nassau County’s new Community Food Distribution in...

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County Executive
Posted on: April 28, 2020

Curran Announces Opening of Elmont COVID-19 Testing Site

NASSAU COUNTY, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced that another County COVID-19 testing center has begun operation in Elmont, NY. The announcement comes after Nassau County opened two COVID-19 testing facilities in Hempstead and Free...

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County Executive
Posted on: April 24, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY EXECUTIVE LAURA CURRAN ANNOUNCES NEW CORONAVIRUS TESTING SITES

(MINEOLA, NY) April 23, 2020 - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced new coronavirus testing sites in partnership with Long Island Federally Qualified Health Centers in communities that have been disproportionately impacted by COVID-19. Curran al...

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County Executive
Posted on: April 21, 2020

Statement from Nassau County Executive Laura Curran on Delaying School Taxes

MINEOLA, NY – I am pleased to announce that at my request, New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo has issued an executive order that allows me to delay the deadline for second-half school district taxes without interest or penalties. The Governor&...

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County Executive
Posted on: April 21, 2020

Curran Provides Residents, Businesses and Taxpayers with an Update on COVID-19’s Impact on County

Curran Provides Residents, Businesses and Taxpayers with an Update on COVID-19’s Impact on County Finances & Recovery Efforts

(Mineola, NY) April 21, 2020 – The county’s necessary response to the COVID-19 pandemic...

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County Executive
Posted on: April 20, 2020

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Requests Delaying Looming Property Tax Deadline

County Executive Requests State to Extend Deadline for Nassau Residents and Business Property Owners, and Joins New York Governor’s ‘Reimagine New York’ Task Force

(MINEOLA, NY) April 20, 2020- Nassau County Executive Laura Cu...

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County Executive
Posted on: April 10, 2020

Statement from County Executive Laura Curran Regarding County Golf Course Operations During Pandemic

Nassau County, NY – Yesterday, New York State deemed golf courses as “non-essential” businesses during the coronavirus pandemic. Beginning today, county-owned and operated golf courses and driving ranges will be closed throug...

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County Executive
Posted on: April 8, 2020

Curran Urges Nonprofits and Municipalities to Apply for FEMA Reimbursements and Assistance

Additional Dates for Assistance Webinar Announced 

Nassau County, NY – New York State has been the hardest hit from the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak, with nearly 150,000 positive cases and Nassau County accounting for over 18.0...

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County Executive
Posted on: April 8, 2020

Statement from Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Regarding Nassau County IDA Virtual Meeting

Mineola, NY - I am pleased to see that the Board of Directors of the Nassau County IDA will be holding its monthly meeting this evening, via virtual conference. It is extremely important that we do what we can, by keeping our governmental process...

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County Executive
Posted on: April 3, 2020

Curran Shares Survey Results and Next Steps for Assessing COVID-19 Impact on Local Businesses

(Mineola, NY) April 2, 2020 – Today, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined members of her Economic Advisory Council including Co-Chair Nassau County IDA Chairman Richard Kessel, Hofstra University Vice President for University Relations Me...

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County Executive
Posted on: March 24, 2020

Curran Urges Nonprofits and Municipalities to Apply for FEMA Reimbursements and Assistance

Nassau County, NY – New York State has been the hardest hit from the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak, with over 25,000 positive cases and Nassau County accounting for almost 3.000 of those cases. FEMA recently announced that it w...

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County Executive
Posted on: March 13, 2020

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN DECLARES STATE OF EMERGENCY

(MINEOLA, NY) March 13, 2020 - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today declared a state of emergency in Nassau County in response to the continued spread of novel coronavirus, or COVID-19.

While Nassau County has been thoroughly preparing for weeks and ...

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County Executive
Posted on: March 10, 2020

County Executive Curran and Local Officials Discuss Public Transportation Protocol

(Nassau County, NY)  Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined with NICE Bus Chief Executive Officer Jack Khzouz and Hempstead Councilwoman Dorothy Goosby to discuss public transportation protocol the County is enforcing to help pre...

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County Executive
Posted on: March 9, 2020

Statement from Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Announcement on State of the County Address

Mineola, NY - I have been looking forward to addressing the issues important to the residents of Nassau County in my 3rd annual State of the County address.

However, given current developments related to the spread of COVID-19, right now my first priority ...

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County Executive
Posted on: March 9, 2020

Curran Joined by Federal/State Officials Raise Awareness & Condemn Price Gouging Coronavirus Supply

(Nassau County, NY)  Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined by Congresswoman Kathleen Rice and New York State Senator Todd Kaminsky to raise public awareness and condemn of the widespreadprice gouging of COVID-19 Coronavirus r...

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County Executive
Posted on: February 27, 2020

STATEMENT FROM NASSAU COUNTY EXECUTIVE LAURA CURRAN UPDATE ON CORONAVIRUS

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County has received confirmation from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that the one Nassau County resident who was being tested for the Coronavirus has tested negative. To date, Nassau County has...

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County Executive
Posted on: February 25, 2020

County Executive Curran and Nassau County IDA Release 2019 Release Economic & Fiscal Impact

Nassau County, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran is pleased to announce that the Nassau County Industrial Development Agency (IDA), has released its annual economic and fiscal impact report conducted by Camoin 310, quantifying the economic...

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County Executive
Posted on: February 11, 2020

Curran Encourages Religious and Cultural Groups to Apply for New York State Security Grant

Nassau County, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran is encouraging religious groups, cultural centers and other eligible nonprofit organizations to apply for New York State Homeland Security and Emergency Services’ (DHSES...

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County Executive
Posted on: February 5, 2020

Curran, Bellone, Holocaust Memorial Chairman Markowitz Coalition Against Hate and Bigotry

GLEN COVE, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined by Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center of Nassau County Chairman Steven Markowitz and over 40 elected officials, religious and community ...

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County Executive
Posted on: February 3, 2020

Curran Awards Grants to Seven Municipalities to Advance Transit-Oriented Development Projects

Long Beach, NY – Furthering her support for downtown revitalizations and the development of walkable, mixed-use communities near public transit, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced the winners of the County’s first Transit-O...

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County Executive
Posted on: February 3, 2020

Curran Announces Outreach Workshops Focused on Census, MWBE, Employment Opportunities

Nassau County, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced three County workshops focused on services and programming provided by the Office of Minority Affairs, the Office of Hispanic Affairs, and the Office of Asian American Affa...

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County Executive
Posted on: January 31, 2020

Curran to Continue Millennial Chat Series with Black History Month Chat

Nassau County, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran is continuing a series of Millennial Chats with a Millennial Chat to kick off Black History Month on February 10 at 6:15 p.m. at the “Yes We Can” Community Cen...

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County Executive
Posted on: January 28, 2020

Curran Announces Commemoration Campaign for 75th Anniversary of End of World War II

MINEOLA, NY – As the world observes the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced that the County will launch a year-long series of programs, observances, and tributes in coordinat...

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County Executive
Posted on: January 27, 2020

Nassau County Legislature Approves New Labor Agreement for Detectives Union

Nassau County, NY – Today, the Nassau County Legislature unanimously approved an eight and one half year labor agreement with the Nassau County Police Department’s Detective’s Association (DAI). Along with the new agreement, ...

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County Executive
Posted on: January 22, 2020

Curran Champions Land Down Under 5K Alongside Australian Natives, Calling for Participation

Seaford, NY – As Australia’s historic and catastrophic wildfires trickle out of U.S. headlines, the fires continue to rage, engulfing entire towns and more than 20 million acres of land. To continue to raise awareness and support for t...

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County Executive
Posted on: January 17, 2020

Nassau County to Hold NY Citizen Preparedness Training Program

Nassau County, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced today that the County will be partnering with New York State Department of Homeland Security to offer a free NY Citizen Preparedness Training Program on January 30 at 6 p.m. at Lawrence Hi...

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County Executive
Posted on: January 13, 2020

Thousands March United Against Anti-Semitism on Long Island

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined by over 2,500 Long Islanders yesterday to march in solidarity with the Jewish community and against Anti-Semitism in response to horrific attacks in Brookyn, Monsey, and Jersey City, ...

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County Executive
Posted on: January 13, 2020

County Executive Curran and Sheriff Fludd Announce Sheriff’s Retirement

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran said, “It is bittersweet to announce the retirement of Nassau County Sheriff Vera Fludd after more than 35 years of service to Nassau County. Since 1987, Sheriff Fludd has dedicated her career to serv...

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County Executive
Posted on: January 7, 2020

Nassau County Joins Climate Smart Communities Program

Nassau County, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined by New York State Senator Todd Kaminsky to announce Nassau County’s participation in the New York’s Climate Smart Communities Program and to adopt a series of Climate ...

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County Executive
Posted on: January 6, 2020

Executive Laura Curran and Leg. Arnold W. Drucker Team up to host Nassau County Blood Drive

Donor Requirements:  

  • Bring your blood donor card or valid ID with photo or signature  
  • Age Requirements: 16–75 (16-year old need parental consent and 76 and older will need a doctor note) 
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Posted on: January 3, 2020

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Announces Long Island March Against Anti-Semitism

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced plans for a Long Island March Against Anti-Semitism on Sunday January 12th that will begin at 3:00 pm at County Seat Drive, Mineola, NY and end at the Theodore Roosevelt Executiv...

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County Executive
Posted on: January 3, 2020

Executive Laura Curran and Detectives Union President John Wighaus announce new labor agreement

Nassau County, NY - Today’s announcement marks the first labor contract signed between Nassau County and one of its unions under County Executive Laura Curran. The new eight and one-half year pact ratified by the Nassau County Police Department ...

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County Executive
Posted on: December 30, 2019

STATEMENT FROM NASSAU COUNTY EXECUTIVE LAURA CURRAN ON BAIL REFORM

MINEOLA, NY – The women and men of the Sheriff’s Department have worked diligently through this holiday season in coordination with various other agencies to ensure that the release of persons from the Correctional Center as a...

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County Executive
Posted on: December 19, 2019

County Executive Curran and Police Commissioner Ryder Gift Tactical Equipment to Hempstead Police

Hempstead, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined with Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder to gift tactical bags containing protective and lifesaving police equipment to the Hempstead Village Police Department. New York State Assembl...

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County Executive
Posted on: December 17, 2019

Executive Curran and Commissioner Ryder to Discuss County’s Operational Plan for Bail Reform Release

Nassau County, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder outlined the operational plan for the release pre-trial detainees from Nassau County Correctional Facility on December 31, 2019 required under new...

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County Executive
Posted on: December 16, 2019

Curran Signs Ban on Sale of Flavored E-Cigarettes and Vaping Products in Nassau County

MINEOLA, NY – Today, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran signed into law legislation introduced by Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) that bans the sale of most flavored e-cigarettes and vaping products in Nassau County....

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County Executive
Posted on: December 16, 2019

Curran Signs Ban on Sale of Flavored E-Cigarettes and Vaping Products in Nassau County

MINEOLA, NY – Today, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran signed into law legislation introduced by Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) that bans the sale of most flavored e-cigarettes and vaping products in Nassau County....

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County Executive
Posted on: December 16, 2019

County Executive Curran to Sign Legislator Drucker’s Ban on the Sale of Flavored E-Cigs/Vapes

WHAT: Nassau County Executive Laura Curran will sign legislation, introduced by Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview), which prohibits the sale of most flavored vaping products in Nassau County starting Jan. 1, 2020. The measure was u...

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County Executive
Posted on: December 12, 2019

Curran and Ryder Announce Increased and Intensified Synagogue Protection Over Coming Days

Curran and Ryder Announce Increased and Intensified Synagogue Protection Over Coming Days

 

MINEOLA, NY – In response to the attack on a kosher grocery store in Jersey City and other recent incidents of anti-Semitism, Na...

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County Executive
Posted on: December 12, 2019

Curran Cuts the Red Tape of County’s Complex Building Permitting Process Advancing Efforts

Curran Cuts the Red Tape of County’s Complex Building Permitting Process

Advancing Efforts of Blue-Ribbon Panel to Streamline Development Approvals

 

Panel reveals results of report and progress made to modernize process

another step to enh...

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County Executive
Posted on: December 2, 2019

Curran Cuts Ribbon On New Sixth Police Precinct

MANHASSET, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the official re-opening of the Sixth Nassau County Police Precinct in Manhasset. The Sixth Precinct was among those shut d...

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County Executive
Posted on: November 27, 2019

Curran Joins Mount Sinai South Nassau’s Trauma Team to Shed Light on Pedestrian Safety Enhancement

Oceanside, NY – With an anticipated uptick in pedestrian accidents as daylight saving time has ended, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined Commissioner of Police Patrick Ryder, Legislator Debra Mule, Department of Public Works (DPW) leade...

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County Executive
Posted on: November 27, 2019

Curran Completes Goal of Repaving 200 Miles of Crumbling County Roads Before Year End

Pictured L to R: Garry Desyr, Civil Engineer, Department of Public Works (DPW); Kenneth Arnold, Commissioner of DPW; Chuck Forte, Vice President, Paving Division Manager, Posillico Inc.; Richard Iadevaio, DPW Superintendent of Highway & Drainage Const...

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County Executive
Posted on: November 27, 2019

Curran Announces Inaugural Countywide Shop Small Scavenger Hunt

Curran Announces Inaugural Countywide Shop Small Scavenger Hunt 

in Partnership with Nassau Council of Chambers of Commerce & Nassau County Industrial Development Agency

 

Encouraging Residents to Shop Local on Small Business SaturdayTo...

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County Executive
Posted on: November 27, 2019

From Feasts to Films, from Skating to Santa, from Carols to Crafts, Nassau Offers Holiday Cheer

MINEOLA, NY – The 2019 holiday season is upon us and Nassau County is offering a wide range of festive and affordable activities throughout County Parks, Museums and other facilities including an 1860s-style Thanksgiving, personalized letters fr...

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County Executive
Posted on: November 26, 2019

Hundreds of Veterans Attend Winter Stand Down

Attendees received free services, haircuts, dental exams, counseling and a holiday meal

Nassau, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and the Nassau County Veterans Service Agency welcomed hundreds of veterans to the annual Winter Veterans Stand Down. ...

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County Executive
Posted on: November 25, 2019

Curran, County Legislature Announce Sweeping Action Against Housing Discrimination

MINEOLA, NY – In response to Newsday’s investigative project uncovering unacceptable housing discrimination throughout the County, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced a sweeping plan to combat housing discrimination. T...

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County Executive
Posted on: November 14, 2019

County Legislature Authorizes Curran Emergency Legislation Restoring $7.6M in NYS Funding for Towns

MINEOLA, NY – The Nassau County Legislature today authorized an agreement County Executive Curran reached with the Nassau County Interim Finance Authority (NIFA) to allow the State Comptroller and NIFA to restore $7.6 million to towns and qualif...

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County Executive
Posted on: November 13, 2019

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN OPENS WARMING CENTERS ACROSS NASSAU COUNTY

REMINDS RESIDENTS OF HOMELESS HOTLINE 1-866-WARMBED TO HELP THOSE IN NEED FIND SHELTER 

Open warming centers are located in Cantiague Park, Christopher Morley Park and the Aquatic Center

MINEOLA, NY – Ahead of an expected drop in temperat...

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County Executive
Posted on: November 13, 2019

In New Shared-Services Effort, Nassau and Suffolk Team Up For MWBE/SDVOB Disparity Study

Initiative will review minority, women, and veteran-owned businesses capacity and utilization with aim of boosting participation in county procurement on Long Island

MINEOLA – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and Suffolk County Executive Stev...

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County Executive
Posted on: November 7, 2019

Ahead of Veterans Day – Curran asks Veterans to Check in with County

Curran Highlights Veterans Services and Announce Veterans Stand Down on Nov. 26

Nassau County, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined by New York State Senator John Brooks, New York State Assemblywoman Taylor Darling and New York State Assemb...

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County Executive
Posted on: October 30, 2019

County Executive Curran Releases 2020 Shared Services Draft Plan

Municipalities to join forces to save residents money with service sharing 

 

Nassau County, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran released the draft of the 2020 Shared Services Plan. The plan, which was developed with input from both ...

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County Executive
Posted on: October 24, 2019

Curran on the Road to Repave an Unprecedented 200 Miles of Crumbling County Roads by Year-End

Garden City, NY – Today, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined by the Nassau County Department of Public Works’ (DPW) leadership and County paving contractors to provide an update on 2019’s unprecedented ro...

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County Executive
Posted on: October 24, 2019

Curran Reminds Residents of Expanded Early Voting Beginning Saturday

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MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined today by the County Board of Elections and state and county elected officials to remind residents of opportunities to vote early beginning Saturday October ...

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County Executive
Posted on: October 18, 2019

Curran Fetches Pet I.D. Cards for Pet Owners to Alert First Responders of Pets Left Home Alone

In light of National Animal Safety and Protection Month

Curran Fetches Pet I.D. Cards for Pet Owners to Alert First Responders of 

Furry Family Members Left Home Alone 

 

Cards will be available for free throughout the County in Cou...

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County Executive
Posted on: October 16, 2019

Curran Releases Proposed 2020-2023 Capital Improvement Plan

Key projects include Infrastructure Updates, Environmental Initiatives, Hub Construction and Park Improvements 

 

Nassau County, NY – Earlier this week, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran released her proposed...

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County Executive
Posted on: October 15, 2019

Nassau Seeks Proposals for Expected Contract Concerning Expansion of Participation

Effort designed to increase future capacity of businesses to win County contracts

 

RFP available here

 

MINEOLA – As part of her Administration’s continued efforts to open doors and create opportunities for all residents...

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County Executive
Posted on: October 9, 2019

Curran Announces Veterans Traffic and Parking Court Program

Nassau County, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced today a special program to assist veterans who have violations or Notices of Liability returnable to the Nassau County Traffic and Parking Violations Agency (NCTPVA). St...

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County Executive
Posted on: October 9, 2019

Curran to Kick off Millennial Chat Series with Latino Millennial Chat

Nassau County, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran is kicking off a series of Millennial Chats starting with a Latino Millennial Chat on October 16 at 6 p.m. in the Ceremonial Chambers at the Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legis...

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County Executive
Posted on: October 8, 2019

Curran Recognizes Cybersecurity Awareness Month with “Tech Smart”

Nassau County, NY – Technology scammers have evolved and are getting savvier and more successful-- which is why Nassau County Executive Laura Curran is deploying the County’s brightest IT experts to locations across the county to offer...

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County Executive
Posted on: October 4, 2019

Curran Hosts Islanders Dome-Lighting Rally, Declares October 4th Islanders Day

MINEOLA, NY -- Nassau County Executive Laura Curran last night hosted the New York Islanders organization, four-time Stanley Cup winner Butch Goring, and Isles fans to celebrate a new season with more games on Long Island and the team's breaking ...

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County Executive
Posted on: October 3, 2019

County Executive Curran Vetoes Politically Motivated Package of Assessment Legislation

MINEOLA, NY – Today, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran vetoed six pieces of legislation related to the Department of Assessment proposed and passed by the Republican Majority in the Nassau County Legislature, by a vote of 11-8 along party lin...

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County Executive
Posted on: October 3, 2019

County Executive Curran Announces Release of Report from Opioid Crisis Action Plan Task Force

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was today joined by members of her Opioid Crisis Action Plan (OCAP) Task Force to announce the release of report the Task Force delivered to the County Executive. According to the most recent st...

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County Executive
Posted on: October 3, 2019

Curran Hosts Glow of Hope Dome Lighting for Breast Cancer Awareness

Nassau County, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined with 1 in 9 Hewlett House and Nassau County Legislator Siela Bynoe to kick off Breast Cancer Awareness Month with the “Glow of Hope” dome lighting on Oc...

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County Executive
Posted on: September 27, 2019

Curran Announces Increased and Intensified Protection Ahead of Jewish High Holidays

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined by Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder, Rabbis and Jewish community leaders, and local elected officials today to announce increased and intensified protection ef...

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County Executive
Posted on: September 26, 2019

Curran Announces “Operation Clear The Air,” Crackdown on Counterfeit Vape Products in Nassau County

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced “Operation Clear The Air”, a new effort by the Nassau County Department of Consumer Affairs to crack down on the sale and distribution of counterfeit e-cigarette and vape products...

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County Executive
Posted on: September 26, 2019

Curran Announces Official Islanders Rally and Dome-Lighting Night Before Season Opener at Coliseum

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced an official “Islanders Day” Rally and Dome-Lighting at 6:00PM on Thursday October 3rd 2019 at the Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Buildi...

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County Executive
Posted on: September 24, 2019

County Legislature Approves County Executive Curran’s Nominees

Mineola, NY  The Nassau County Legislature last night voted to confirm County Executive Curran’s nominees, Nancy Nunziata and Lionel J. Chitty, to lead the County Department of Social Services (DSS) and the County Of...

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County Executive
Posted on: September 20, 2019

County Executive Curran Kicks off 177th Annual Long Island Fair

Old Bethpage, NY – Take a step back in time and explore the exhibits, performers and activities at the 177th Annual Long Island Fair coming to Old Bethpage Village Restoration this weekend (September 21-22) and next weekend (September 2...

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County Executive
Posted on: September 19, 2019

STATEMENT FROM COUNTY EXECUTIVE LAURA CURRAN ON CONFIRMATON OF 2ND MEASLES CASE IN NASSAU COUNTY

MINEOLA – The Nassau County Department of Health has been notified of a second confirmed case of measles in Nassau County. The County’s disease control team is working non-stop with New York State Department of Health to investigate th...

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County Executive
Posted on: September 19, 2019

Nassau County Department of Health Reports a Second Confirmed Case of Measles

En Español

Mineola NY – The Nassau County Department of Health (NCDOH) has been notified of a second laboratory confirmed a case of measles in an adult this year. This individual may be associated with a current measles case i...

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County Executive
Posted on: September 18, 2019

Statement from Nassau County Executive Curran on Oceanside Stabbing

MINEOLA, NY – The tragedy that took place in Oceanside has been a shock to our conscience. My heart goes out to the family of Khaseen Morris and all those who loved and knew him. Nassau County reached out to the Oceanside School Distric...

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County Executive
Posted on: September 17, 2019

Curran honors 93-yo ATM inventor for 50th Anniv. of America’s first ATM which debuted in Nassau

To Commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the U.S. ATM, First Installed in Rockville Centre,

County Executive Curran Honors Inventor Donald Wetzel for Revolutionizing the Banking Industry

ROCKVILLE CENTRE, NY (September 6, 2019) – To commemorate the ...

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County Executive
Posted on: September 17, 2019

Curran Unveils Cricket Coming to County Parks

Cricket is Coming to County Parks

County Executive Curran Joined Local Leagues and Community Leaders to Unveil New Pitches at Eisenhower Park, Supporting the World’s Second Most Popular Sport and Growing Demand in Nassau

East Meadow, NY &ndash...

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County Executive
Posted on: September 17, 2019

Curran's Resolution to Rename Park for Det. Alvarez Passes

Statement from Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Regarding 

Memorial Park to Honor Detective Luis G. Alvarez:

 

MINEOLA, NY – I am honored to share that the resolution I filed to officially change the name of Terrell Avenue Par...

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County Executive
Posted on: September 17, 2019

Statement from Curran & Gillen Regarding State Action on Flavored E-Cigarettes

Joint Statement from Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and Town of Hempstead Supervisor Laura Gillen Regarding New York State Action on Flavored E-Cigarettes

 

MINEOLA, NY – The surge in e-cigarette use among teens and children has bee...

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County Executive
Posted on: September 17, 2019

CURRAN SUBMITS BALANCED, NO PROPERTY TAX INCREASE 2020 BUDGET FOR SECOND CONSECUTIVE YEAR

MINEOLA, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today released her 2020 budget, which, for the second year, includes no-property-tax increase. The $3.56 billion budget is a fiscally responsible plan that makes targeted investments in important ...

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County Executive
Posted on: September 17, 2019

Curran Expands Efforts to Advance Transit Oriented Development Projects

MINEOLA, NY – In order to support existing mixed-use downtowns and to encourage further development of vibrant, walkable, mixed-use communities surrounding transit stations in Nassau County, County Executive Laura Curran announced that the Nassa...

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County Executive
Posted on: September 17, 2019

Curran and Singas Announce Gun Buyback, Highlight Efforts to Keep Residents Safe From Gun Violence

Nassau County gun buyback to be held Sat 9/28 9am-12pm at 24 Clinton C. Boone Place, Hempstead NY 11550

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined by District Attorney Madeline Singas, Linda Beigel Schulman (mother of Parkland ...

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County Executive
Posted on: September 17, 2019

Curran Announces Flores as New Hispanic Affairs Director, Castillo to Serve as Sr. Legislative Aide

En Español

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced her appointment of Amy Flores, Vice President and Senior Affordable Lending Manager at People’s United Bank, to the position of Executive Director ...

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County Executive
Posted on: September 13, 2019

County Executive Curran Announces Upcoming Vets BBQ, POW-MIA Remembrance Ceremony

EISENHOWER PARK – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today reminded residents of an upcoming POW-MIA Remembrance Ceremony and invited all Veterans and their families to a BBQ Picnic to be held Thursday, September 19th at Eisenhower Park. The V...

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Posted on: September 12, 2019

County Executive Curran Raises Awareness of Hunger on Long Island

Nassau County, NY - In fulfilling a nationwide challenge to help those among us who can’t afford to buy food, County Executive Laura Curran has declared September Hunger Action Month to increase awareness about hunger and food insecurity on Long...

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County Executive
Posted on: September 11, 2019

County Executive Curran Raises Awareness during Suicide Prevention Month

Nassau County, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran held a dome lighting on September 10, World Suicide Prevention Day, to raise awareness on suicide and suicide prevention. At the event, County Executive Curran was joined by Legislator Arnold Drucke...

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County Executive
Posted on: September 10, 2019

Ahead of New State Deadline, Curran and State Legislators Urge Parents to Ensure Children Receive Re

Ahead of New State Deadline, Curran and State Legislators Urge Parents to Ensure Children Receive Required Vaccinations

NYS Department Health guidelines available here

EAST MEADOW – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was today joined by...

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County Executive
Posted on: September 9, 2019

Curran Names Nunziata to Lead Department of Social Services

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran has nominated Nancy Nunziata, a long time leader in the social work sector, to be Commissioner of the County’s Department of Social Services. Her nomination has been submitted to the N...

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Posted on: September 5, 2019

County Executive Curran Encourages Residents to Get Carded as Part of National Library Card Sign Up

Nassau County, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was recently joined by Library Officials and local elected officials to encourage residents to get carded... library carded! The message comes to promote National Library Card Sig...

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Posted on: September 3, 2019

Statement from Nassau County Executive Curran on Dorian Preparedness

Statement from Nassau County Executive Curran on Dorian Preparedness

 

County Monitoring Potential Storm Impact, Residents Urged to Prepare Now

MINEOLA, NY – Hurricane Dorian is a serious storm, and although current predictions indicate i...

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Posted on: August 28, 2019

Statement fromCounty Executive Curran Regarding Memorial Park to Honor Detective Luis G. Alvarez

Statement from Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Regarding 

Memorial Park to Honor Detective Luis G. Alvarez:

 

MINEOLA, NY – Yesterday, I filed a resolution to officially change the name of the County’s Terrell Avenu...

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Posted on: August 28, 2019

County Executive Curran Reminds Residents of Hurricane Preparedness

Nassau County, NY - With hurricane season in full swing and the 7th Anniversary of Superstorm Sandy approaching, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was recently joined by Nassau County Office of Emergency Management Commissioner Steven Morelli and other...

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Posted on: August 20, 2019

Statement from Nassau County Executive Laura Curran on Mental Health Support for Law Enforcement Off

MINEOLA, NY – In order to protect the communities we serve, our brave law enforcement officers must receive the tools and resources needed to protect their own health and safety. This includes proper mental health support. We’...

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN REMINDS PARENTS OF IMPORTANCE OF VACCINATIONS

August is National Immunization Awareness Month 

 

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein remind parents that updating their children’s vaccinations should be added to t...

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

County Executive Laura Curran and Legislator Joshua Lafazan Unveil “Nassau C.A.R.E.S” Smartphone App

Smartphone app available here

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined by Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury), Nassau County Police Department Commissioner Patrick Ryder, recovery advocates and Nassau County...

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Posted on: August 12, 2019

County Executive Curran Announces Book Club for Young Readers

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran is excited to announce the launch of her book club for young readers, “Laura’s Book Club.” The book club will include monthly book suggestions for young adults and ...

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Posted on: August 27, 2018

Curran Orders Flags to Half-Staff

Mineola -- This week we mourn the loss of a true American hero. From his time as a POW in Vietnam to his leadership in the Senate, Sen. John McCain embodied the American spirit. He believed in his country and served its people selflessly. Nassau County mo...

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Posted on: August 27, 2018

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran’s Statement

Monday, August 27, 2018 -- Today the Governor signed an Executive Order reinstating New York City’s School Safety Program, which tracks vehicle speeds with speed cameras near New York City schools. Legislation for the program once inclu...

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Statement

Mineola, NY -- My Administration promotes the use of Student Support and Academic Enrichment Grants to improve school conditions and increase academic and enrichment opportunities for our students.

We do not support use of these funds for the purc...

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Posted on: August 23, 2018

Statement Regard School Funding to Purchase Guns

My Administration promotes the use of Student Support and Academic Enrichment Grants to improve school conditions and increase academic and enrichment opportunities for our students.

We do not support use of these funds for the purchase of firearms and fir...

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Posted on: August 21, 2018

Curran Urges Storm Preparedness

Bethpage, NY – With the sixth anniversary of Superstorm Sandy approaching, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today joined with Nassau County Office of Emergency Management Commissioner Steven Morelli and other Nassau County Public Safety and ...

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Posted on: July 16, 2018

Curran Partners with L.I. Cares for Pet Food Program

Freeport, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran partnered with Long Island Cares to support its free pet food program for pet-owning families in need in Nassau and Suffolk counties, Baxter’s Pet Pantry.

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

Curran Welcomes PGA of America to Bethpage State Park

Farmingdale, New York (July 13, 2018) – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, along with representatives from New York State Parks, the Town of Oyster Bay and Discover Long Island, welcomed PGA Championship Director Scott Reid and his s...

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

Curran Announces "Celebrate America" Concert

East Meadow, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined by Lisa Holland, president of retail and banking of TD bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank®, Phil Grucci, CEO and creative director of Grucci Fireworks and Pat Bu...

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

Statement Regarding Mass Shooting in Maryland

Mineola, NY — "Once again, we endure another mass shooting. The attack in Annapolis was not only a gross display of violence, but an affront to our freedom. It is also another stark reminder that we must do all we can to keep our residents ...

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

Curran Announces Cooling Centers Are Open

Mineola, NY – With high temperatures and humidity impacting the region, and an upcoming heat wave expected, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced that cooling centers will be open to the public.

“With the temperature set to rise, the combination o...

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

Curran Announces Federal Funds to Help Residents Achieve the American Dream of Homeownership

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced the award of $500,000 in Federal HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) Program funding that promises to help make the dream of home ownership a reality for some first-time homebuyers. Th...

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Posted on: June 28, 2018

2018 Summer Youth Employment Program

Uniondale, NY —Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, the Nassau County Office of Youth Services and Nassau County Youth Court Director Arianne Reyer announced the launch of the 2018 Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) at the Mitchell...

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Posted on: June 27, 2018

Curran, Ryder Swear in Nassau County Police Academy Graduates

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder presented certificates of completion to 81 police academy graduates on Wednesday, June 27th at a graduation ceremony held at Chaminade High School in Mineol...

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Posted on: June 26, 2018

County Executive Curran Helps Island Harvest Distribute 25,000 lbs of Food

East Meadow, NY – Each year, during the summer months, there is a shortage of food in local food pantries and other feeding programs.  Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined Island Harvest Food Bank to conduct food distribution of ...

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Posted on: June 25, 2018

County Executive Curran, Congressman Suozzi Visit Children at MercyFirst

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined Congressman Thomas Suozzi on a visit to MercyFirst, a not-for-profit human service agency located in Syosset. MercyFirst has been caring for immigrant children for many years, including children wh...

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

Gun Storage Safety Proposal

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran recently stood with New Yorkers Against Gun Violence in support of Legislator Ellen Birnbaum’s proposal to strengthen requirements for securing firearms.

“This legislation wil...

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

County Executive Curran Announces Support for "Safe Staffing" Legislation

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran stood with Assemblyman Charles Lavine, Assemblyman Ed Ra, the New York State Nursing Association, and many more to call on the state legislature to adopt the Safe Staffing for Quality Care Act.

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

County Executive Curran Observes World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran stood with District Attorney Madeline Singas, Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder, and Department of Social Services Commissioner John Imhof, Ph.D., to observe World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEA...

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Posted on: June 5, 2018

Curran Kicks Off 150th Belmont Stakes Week

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran kicked off Belmont Stakes Week at a press conference today at Belmont Park. She was joined by New York Racing Association (NYRA) CEO Chris Kay, Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick...

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Posted on: June 8, 2018

Curran Joins Members of the Nassau County Legislature to Sign Tobacco 21 bill

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today joined with Presiding Officer Richard Nicolello, Legislator Arnold Drucker, members of the Nassau County Legislature, health professionals, and family members of former Legislator Judy Jac...

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Posted on: May 22, 2018

County Executive Curran Announces Sweeping Contract Procurement Reforms

MINEOLA, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today signed an Executive Order implementing historic contract procurement reforms and putting new controls in place that take aim at ending contract related corruption in Nassau County. This is t...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

County Executive Laura Curran Addresses Regional Business Leaders

Old Westbury, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran recently addressed regional business leaders and members of the Long Island Metro Business Action Network on critical issues facing Nassau County.

At DeSeversky Mansion on the NYIT Campus, C...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Observes Older Americans Month

Uniondale, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran recently spoke at the 44th Annual Office for the Aging May Luncheon in observance of Older Americans Month.  The conference featured seminars on volunteerism, financial literacy, and ...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

Curran Honors DSS Employee of the Month

Mineola, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran (right) presented a citation to Margaret Marslow of the Department of Social Services (DSS) for being named DSS Employee of the Month in May. Ms. Marslow has been a Nassau County DSS employee for...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Hosts Melanoma Screening

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran hosted free melanoma screenings for county employees during Melanoma Awareness Month. Melanoma continues to increase yearly. It is the most common cancer among 25-29 y/o and second most common f...

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Posted on: May 22, 2018

Nassau County Executive Curran's Statement Regarding the President's May 23rd Visit

Mineola, New York –Statement from Nassau County Executive Laura Curran:

“I have accepted an invitation from the White House to attend a round table on the topic of gang violence hosted by President Trump which underscores the need for more funding...

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

Curran Calls Out Crooked Contractors

Long Beach, New York –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today joined with Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford, Commissioner of the Nassau County Department of Consumer Affairs Greg May and Gale Berg of the Nassau County Bar Associat...

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

Nassau County Executive Curran Announces Asian American Advisory Board

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced the formation of a new Asian-American Advisory Board in Nassau County. The Advisory Board provides a forum for Asian-American communities to raise issues facing their communities. Curr...

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

County Executive Curran, Red Cross Sound the Alarm for Fire Safety

Mineola, New York – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran will join a volunteer team to install a smoke alarm and offer fire-safety education to a local family.

Pictured l-r: John Walden (RedCross), Josh Lockwood (RedCross), Jim Flannery ...

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Posted on: May 3, 2018

County Executive Curran Observes National Correction Officers Week

East Meadow, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran (center) joined the Nassau County Sheriff’s Correction Officers Benevolent Association (COBA) Widow’s and Children’s Fund in observance of National Correction Of...

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Posted on: April 25, 2018

Curran to Host Nassau County Empire State Games for the Physically Challenged

Albertson, N.Y. – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined with generous sponsors and athletes as she announced that the County is once again raising the necessary private donations needed to host the Nassau County Empire State Games for the Physically...Read on...

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Posted on: April 27, 2018

County Executive Curran Attends Annual Fish Stock

Massapequa, NY -- Nassau County Executive Laura Curran (3rd from the left) joined Seatuck Environmental Association in moving river herring over the dam at Massapequa Lake as part of a special operation authorized by the NYS Department of Environmental Co...

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Posted on: April 27, 2018

County Executive Curran Joins Israel's 70th Birthday Celebration

Uniondale, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran (left) joined Deputy Consul General of Israel in New York Amir Sagie, Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum, and the Jewish Community Relations Council of Long Island in celebrating Israel’s ...

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Posted on: April 27, 2018

County Executive Curran Helps Kick-Off RecruitNY

Uniondale, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran (3rd from the left) joined the Firemen’s Association of the State of New York to announce RecruitNY – the signature program FASNY created to boost the number of vo...

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Posted on: April 27, 2018

County Executive Curran Honors Life Saving Girl Scout

Garden City, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran (left) joined Nassau County Girl Scouts CEO Randell Marie Bynum in honoring Riya who saved her 3-year-old brother from choking.

On May 20, 2017, Riya and her 3-year-old brother were having din...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

County Executive Curran, Commissioner Ryder Present First Quarter 2018 Crime Report

Mineola, New York – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today joined with the Nassau County Police Department to present the results of the2018 First Quarter Crime Report. The presentation reviewed the incredible success of several new...

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Posted on: April 19, 2018

County Executive Curran Commends Social Services Employee of the Month

Mineola, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran (2nd from the left) presented a Citation to Tara Carlo of the Department of Social Services (DSS) for being named DSS Employee of the Month. Ms. Carlo has been Nassau County DSS employee...

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

County Executive Curran Announces Donation to L.I. Cares “Baxter’s Pet Pantry”

Mineola, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined Long Island Cares Executive Director Paule Pachter to promote and provide donations to Baxter’s Pet Pantry operated by Long Island Cares, Inc. – The Harry Chapin Food B...

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Posted on: April 11, 2018

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Warns of Vaping Health and Criminal Dangers

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today addressed the growing trend of the use of “vaping” to smoke either nicotine or other drugs. Joined by Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder and Nassau County ...

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Posted on: April 11, 2018

County Executive Curran Joins Governor Cuomo at Anti-Gang Funding Bill Signing

Brentwood, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined Governor Andrew Cuomo as he signed a bill for more than $18.5 million in anti-gang money.

“I am proud of the joint efforts across Long Island to eliminate the fear of gang viol...

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Posted on: April 11, 2018

County Executive Curran Announces Sweeping Reforms to Industrial Development Agency

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced a series of reforms for the Nassau County Industrial Development Agency (IDA) that will increase transparency, better measure projects that receive IDA benefits and put commun...

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Posted on: March 9, 2018

County Executive Curran Keynotes Mentor New York Conference

Brookville, NY – Today Nassau County Executive Laura Curran keynoted the Mentor New York 14th annual Mentoring Matters Conference held at Long Island University, 720 Northern Boulevard, Brookville, NY.The daylong event explored how mentors can a...

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Posted on: April 3, 2018

County Executive Curran Proclaims April Autism Awareness Month

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced that the dome of the Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Building in Mineola will be illuminated blue in celebration of the 11th Annual World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD) and Autism Spea...Read on...

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Posted on: March 9, 2018

County Executive Curran Participates in Pick-A-Reading Partner Program

Old Bethpage, NY – Today Nassau County Executive Laura Curran participated in the Pick A Reading Partner Program (PARP) at Old Bethpage Elementary School. County Executive Curran read “What Pet Should I Get” to Mr. Sidito&...

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Posted on: March 9, 2018

County Executive Curran Supports SBA Microloan Legislation

Farmingdale, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran stood with U.S Senator Kirsten Gillibrand to support the Small Business Administration’s Microloan Program that provides loans and technical assistance to women and minority busines...

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Posted on: March 6, 2018

Curran Announces Road Condition Review, Begins 2018 Resurfacing Initiative

MINEOLA, NY— Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced a new study that will assess the conditions of all Nassau County roads to better plan and strategize resurfacing projects throughout the county. As the 2018 resurfacing season begins, C...Read on...

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Posted on: March 2, 2018

Curran and Suez Announce Water Project to 300M Gallons of Fresh Water Annually

MINEOLA, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined earlier this week by Eric Gernath, CEO of SUEZ North America, to announce a project at the Cedar Creek Water Pollution Control Plant in Wantagh that will conserve up to 300,000,000 of fresh w...Read on...

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Posted on: February 26, 2018

Curran Issues Zero Tolerance Executive Order for Gift-Giving Among Employees and Vendors

MINEOLA, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced an executive order establishing a zero-tolerance policy for gift-giving between vendors and county employees and introduced a new administrative program to promote standards of ethical c...Read on...

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

County Executive Curran Performs Valentine's Marriage Vow Renewal Ceremony

County Executive Curran Performs Valentine’s Marriage Vow Renewal for Hundreds of Nassau residents

Some Couples Married Over 50 Years Attended Special Valentine’s Reception

MINEOLA, NY-- – To mark St. Valentine’s Day, Nassau County Executive Laura ...

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Posted on: February 7, 2018

County Executive Curran Extends Tax Assessment Grievance Deadline

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced she has directed officials at the Assessment Review Commission (ARC) and Department of Assessment (DOA) to accept property assessment grievance filings until Monday, April 2, 2018 in order...

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

County Executive Curran, Health Commissioner, Urge Residents to Get Vaccinated

County Executive Curran and Health Commissioner Eisenstein Urge Residents to Get Vaccinated Against the Flu

Following Governor Cuomo's declared public health emergency, Curran announces three flue clinics across Nassau

 

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Posted on: February 1, 2018

Curran Calls on NYSDEC to Delay Permit Allowing NYC to Pump Long Island Water

MINEOLA, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, was joined today by New York State Senators Todd Kaminsky and Elaine Phillips as well as Town of North Hempstead Supervisor Judi Bosworth and Citizens Campaign for the Environment Executive Director Adrien...Read on...

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Posted on: January 30, 2018

Curran Signs Historic Executive Order

Laura Curran Signs Historic Order

MINEOLA--Nassau County Executive Laura Curran made history today when she signed an executive order barring appointed members of her administration from holding a leadership position in a political party or donating to her campaign.
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Posted on: August 5, 2020

Theodore Roosevelt Beach in Oyster Bay Beach Closed to Bathing

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Department of Health has closed Theodore Roosevelt Beach in Oyster Bay to bathing due to elevated bacterial levels, effective today, August 5, 2020. This beach will remain closed until testing indicates that samples a...

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Posted on: July 31, 2020

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 18 Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 18 beaches, effective today, July 31, 2020. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impacted...

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Posted on: July 24, 2020

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at Four Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at four South Shore beaches, effective today, July 24, 2020. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known ...

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Posted on: July 23, 2020

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at Six Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at six North Shore beaches, effective today, July 23, 2020. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known t...

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Posted on: July 10, 2020

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 18 Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 18 beaches, effective today, July 10, 2020. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impacted...

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Posted on: July 7, 2020

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at Two Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at two beaches, effective today, July 7, 2020. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impacted...

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Posted on: June 12, 2020

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at Four Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at four beaches, effective today, June 12, 2020. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impact...

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Posted on: June 8, 2020

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at Two South Shore Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at two beaches, effective today, June 6, 2020. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impacted...

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Posted on: May 26, 2020

Due to a Sewage Spill Nassau County Department of Health Closes Four Beaches

Mineola, NY - Due to a blockage in a sewer main, untreated sewage overflowed into a storm drain and discharged into Hempstead Harbor. As a result, the Nassau County Department of Health has closed the following four beaches as a precaution:

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Posted on: May 23, 2020

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 18 Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 18 beaches, effective today, May 23, 2020. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impacted ...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting Postponed

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 1, 2020

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Regular Monthly Meeting Postponed

 

Mineola, NY – Due to the local state of emergency declared in Nassau County for Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), the Nassau County Board of ...

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Posted on: March 15, 2020

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting Postponed

Mineola, NY – Due to the local state of emergency declared in Nassau County for Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), the Nassau County Board of Health meeting scheduled for Tuesday, March 17, 2020 has been postponed.

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, February 25, 2020, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the ...

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Posted on: January 3, 2020

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, January 21, 2020, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the N...

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Posted on: December 2, 2019

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, December 10, 2019, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the ...

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Posted on: October 8, 2019

NATIONAL LEAD POISONING PREVENTION WEEK OCTOBER 20TH – 26TH, 2019

Mineola, NY – In observation of National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week (NLPPW), October 20th – 27th, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein remind residents that lead poisoning is one of t...

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Posted on: October 1, 2019

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

 

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, October 22, 2019, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please...

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Posted on: September 19, 2019

Nassau County Department of Health Reports a Second Confirmed Case of Measles

Mineola NY – The Nassau County Department of Health (NCDOH) has been notified of a second laboratory confirmed a case of measles in an adult this year. This individual may be associated with a current measles case in Nassau County. NCDO...

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Posted on: September 4, 2019

Nassau County Department of Health Reports a Confirmed Case of Measles in Adult

Mineola NY – The Nassau County Department of Health (NCDOH) has been notified of a laboratory confirmed case of measles in an adult who recently arrived on an international flight through JFK International Airport from outside the United States....

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Posted on: September 4, 2019

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, September 17, 2019, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the...

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Posted on: August 29, 2019

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 16 Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 16 beaches, effective today, August 29, 2019. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impact...

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Posted on: August 23, 2019

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 16 Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 16 beaches, effective today, August 23, 2019. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impact...

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Posted on: August 20, 2019

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 13 North Shore Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 13 beaches, effective today, August 20, 2019. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impact...

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Posted on: August 14, 2019

Piping Rock Beach in Locust Valley Closed to Bathing

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Department of Health has closed Piping Rock Beach in Locust Valley to bathing due to elevated bacterial levels, effective today, August 14, 2019. This beach will remain closed until testing indicates that samples are ...

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Posted on: August 9, 2019

Statement from Nassau County Department of Health

 

 

Statement from Nassau County Department of Health

 

Nassau County Department of Health is investigating a cluster of cases of salmonellosis associated with people who consumed food or drink at the restaurant Brixx and Barley, lo...

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Posted on: August 7, 2020

Abrahams and Mulé Welcome Young Philanthropist Sabrina Guo

Minority Leader Abrahams and Legislator Mulé Welcome Young Philanthropist Sabrina Guo to Distribute PPE at Freeport HS

WHAT: Nassau County Legislature Minority Leader Kevan Abrahams (D - Freeport) and Legislator Debra Mulé (D - Freepo...

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Posted on: July 30, 2020

William Biamonte, Minority Caucus Chief of Staff, on Majority Proposal to ReName NCPD Headquarters

Statement from William Biamonte, Minority Caucus Chief of Staff, on Majority Proposal to Re-Name NCPD Headquarters Building

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - On Thursday, July 30, William Biamonte, Chief of Staff to the Minority Legislative Caucus, said: 

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: July 27, 2020

Statement from Minority Leader Kevan M. Abrahams Related to Ted Nugent, Eisenhower Park Rally

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - The following is a statement from Nassau County Legislature Minority Leader Kevan M. Abrahams:

“We have been advised that Ted Nugent is no longer a part of this weekend’s scheduled rally at Eisenhower Park. While we ar...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: July 23, 2020

Statement from Minority Leader Kevan M. Abrahams and Legislators Denouncing Ted Nugent’s Rally

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - The following is a joint statement from Nassau County Legislature Minority Leader Kevan M. Abrahams (D - Freeport) and Legislators Siela A. Bynoe (D - Westbury), Carrié Solages (D - Valley Stream), Debra Mulé (D - F...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: July 7, 2020

Legislators Abrahams & Mulé Join Cedarmore Corporation to Launch 2020 Drive-Thru Farmer’s Market

Legislators Abrahams and Mulé Join Cedarmore Corporation to Launch 2020 Drive-Thru Seasonal Farmer’s Market at Baldwin Long Island Rail Road Station

WHAT: Nassau County Legislators Kevan Abrahams (D - Freeport) and Debra Mul&a...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: July 1, 2020

Statement from Minority Leader Kevan M. Abrahams Regarding Comptroller’s 2019 CAFR & County Debt

Statement from Minority Leader Kevan M. Abrahams Regarding Comptroller’s 2019 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) and County Executive Curran’s Proposed Re-Financing of County Debt

 

“While the Comptroller&...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: June 29, 2020

Statement from Minority Leader Kevan M. Abrahams Regarding Today’s Vote to Approve NCCC Budget

Statement from Minority Leader Kevan M. Abrahams Regarding Today’s Vote to Approve Nassau Community College Budget

 

“Nassau Community College’s budget is reflective of the unprecedented economic challenges that so man...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: June 16, 2020

Statement from Legislator Abrahams Regarding Recent Video Footage from Protest in East Meadow

“We have been advised that the Nassau County Police Department’s Office of Internal Affairs is investigating the events captured on video in East Meadow on Saturday, June 13. In addition, we are aware that New York Attorney General Let...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: May 12, 2020

Legislator Kevan Abrahams Partners with Island Harvest to Sponsor a Virtual Food Drive

(FREEPORT, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Kevan Abrahams (D – Freeport) is partnering with Island Harvest to sponsor a virtual online tax-deductible donation drive to support our seniors and veterans in need of vital goods during the COVID-19 ...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: May 7, 2020

Legislator Kevan Abrahams Partners with Long Island Cares to Sponsor a Virtual Food Drive

(FREEPORT, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Kevan Abrahams (D – Freeport) is partnering with Long Island Cares to sponsor a virtual (online tax-deductible donation) food and supply drive to support local families in need of vital goods during th...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: March 4, 2020

Legislator Kevan Abrahams Congratulates Honorees at Long Island NAACP Biennial Awards Luncheon

Tina Hodge Bowles, Legislator Kevan Abrahams, and Tracey Edwards,

(WOODBURY, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Kevan Abrahams (D - Freeport) joined his colleagues in government to celebrate the Long Island NAACP Biennial Awards Luncheon in observance of Bla...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: February 10, 2020

Nassau County Legislature Minority Leader Abrahams to Host Community Policing Open Dialogue Forum

WHAT:  In an effort to bridge gaps in communication between residents and law enforcement, Nassau County Legislature Minority Leader Kevan M. Abrahams (D – Freeport) will host a community policing forum to facilitate an open dialogue wi...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: January 28, 2020

Kevan Abrahams Following Vote to Approve Collective Bargaining Memorandum of Understanding

Statement from Legislature Minority Leader Kevan M. Abrahams Following Vote to Approve Collective Bargaining Memorandum of Understanding with Detectives Association, Inc.

 

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - On Monday, Jan. 27, members of the Nassau County Legislat...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: January 14, 2020

Minority Leader Abrahams Calls for Increased Bipartisan Collaboration as Fifth Term as Caucus Leader

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislature Minority Leader Kevan M. Abrahams (D – Freeport) and his colleagues were sworn into office during the first meeting of the 13th term of the Nassau County Legislature on Monday, Jan. 13.

New Yo...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: January 13, 2020

Statement from County Minority Leader Kevan M. Abrahams in Support of March Against Anti-Semitism

Statement from Nassau County Legislature Minority Leader Kevan M. Abrahams in Support of March Against Anti-Semitism

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Thousands of Long Islanders, including religious leaders, elected officials and citizens, joined forces for the Long Isla...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: January 10, 2020

Abrahams Backs Rule Changes That Would Require Hearings, Votes for All Legislative Items

His proposal is the centerpiece of a larger package designed to strengthen the Legislature’s role as a deliberative body by bolstering its oversight and transparency.

 

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Minority Leader Kevan M. Abrahams (D - Freeport) an...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: December 17, 2019

Legislators Abrahams and Mulé Celebrate Long Island Champion Freeport Red Devils Football Team

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislators Kevan M. Abrahams (D - Freeport) and Debra Mulé (D - Freeport) had the privilege of welcoming the Freeport Red Devils to the Nassau County Legislature to celebrate their victory in the Long Island Cla...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: December 16, 2019

Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams and Glory House Recovery Present Tenth Annual Holiday of Giving

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams (D – Freeport) and Glory House Recovery proudly present the 10th annual Holiday of Giving celebration, hosted by Uniondale High School, on Saturday, Dec. 14. While supplies last, the event will fe...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: December 13, 2019

Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams and Glory House Recovery Present Tenth Annual Holiday of Giving

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams (D – Freeport) and Glory House Recovery proudly present the 10th annual Holiday of Giving celebration, hosted by Uniondale High School, on Saturday, Dec. 14. While supplies last, the event will fe...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: December 13, 2019

Legislator Abrahams: Registration is Open for Nassau Community College’s Spring 2020 Senior Observer

(UNIONDALE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams (D - Freeport) announces that registration is open for the spring 2020 Senior Observer Program at Nassau Community College, which enables residents of Nassau County who are 60 years or older t...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: December 13, 2019

Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams and Glory House Recovery Present Tenth Annual Holiday of Giving

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams (D – Freeport) and Glory House Recovery proudly present the 10th annual Holiday of Giving celebration, hosted by Uniondale High School, on Saturday, Dec. 14. While supplies last, the event will fe...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: December 11, 2019

Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams and Glory House Recovery Present Tenth Annual Holiday of Giving

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams (D – Freeport) and Glory House Recovery proudly present the 10th annual Holiday of Giving celebration, hosted by Uniondale High School, on Saturday, Dec. 14. While supplies last, the event will fe...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: December 5, 2019

Joint Statement from Minority Leader Kevan M. Abrahams and Legislator Debra Mulé

Joint Statement from Minority Leader Kevan M. Abrahams and Legislator Debra Mulé Regarding Video of Arrest in Freeport Village

"We are thankful that the District Attorney's office is reviewing the arrest captured in this video. We are deepl...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: November 21, 2019

Legislator Solages, ICNARelief, and Young Muslims Invite Residents to Attend a Thanksgiving Giveaway

WHAT – Nassau County Legislator Carrié Solages (D – Valley Stream) invites residents to attend a Thanksgiving giveaway at the Five Towns Community Center on Saturday, Nov. 23. To make the holiday season brighter, Le...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: November 20, 2019

Nassau County Legislature Minority Leader Kevan Abrahams Reacts to Newsday Investigation

STATEMENT: Nassau County Legislature Minority Leader Kevan Abrahams Reacts to Newsday Investigation into Discrimination in LI Housing Market 

“In light of the disturbing details unearthed during Newsday’s investigation, we are ...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: November 15, 2019

Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams Invites Residents to Support 10th Annual ‘Holiday of Giving’

(UNIONDALE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams (D – Freeport) and Glory House Recovery presents the 10th Annual Holiday of Giving celebration hosted by Uniondale High School on Saturday, Dec. 14. To make the season brighter for d...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: November 7, 2019

Legislator Kevan Abrahams Helps Make the Holiday Season Brighter with Toys for Tots

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Kevan Abrahams (D - Freeport) supports the United States Marine Corps in their effort to help bring holiday cheer by donating new toys to their Toys for Tots campaign during a presentation on Monday, Oct 28th.

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: October 25, 2019

Legislator Abrahams Hosts ‘Trunk or Treat’ Halloween Event at Baldwin LIRR Station Parking Lot

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams (D - Freeport) invites families to “Trunk or Treat” with their children at the Baldwin LIRR station on Saturday, Oct. 26.

Pre-registered participants will park at the Baldwin train statio...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: October 24, 2019

Minority Leader Abrahams Joins Colleagues to Host “Banking and Financial Management” MWBE Seminar

WHAT – Nassau County Legislature Minority Leader Kevan M. Abrahams (D - Freeport) is partnering with Legislators Siela Bynoe, Carrié Solages and Debra Mulé and Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman to host a Minority and...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: October 23, 2019

Minority Leader Abrahams Joins Colleagues to Host “Banking and Financial Management” MWBE Seminar

WHAT – Nassau County Legislature Minority Leader Kevan M. Abrahams (D - Freeport) is partnering with Legislators Siela Bynoe, Carrié Solages and Debra Mulé and Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman to host a Minority and...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: October 18, 2019

Legislator Abrahams Hosts ‘Trunk or Treat’ Halloween Event at Baldwin LIRR Station Parking Lot

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams (D - Freeport) invites families to “Trunk or Treat” with their children at the Baldwin LIRR station on Saturday, Oct. 26.

Pre-registered participants will park at the Baldwin train statio...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: October 11, 2019

Legislator Abrahams Announces Upcoming New York State Emergency Preparedness Workshops

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams (D - Freeport) announces a series of New York State Emergency Preparedness Workshops that are being hosted in the month of October. Presented by the State’s Citizens Preparedness Corps, the worksh...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: October 1, 2019

Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams, Glory House Recovery, Inc. Host 6th Annual Community Outdoor Market

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Kevan Abrahams (D - Freeport) and Glory House Recovery, Inc. host the sixth annual Community Outdoor Market at the Baldwin LIRR station between Brookside and Milburn Avenues (across from Freeport High School).

Featuring an ec...

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Legislative District 01
Posted on: August 12, 2019

Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams Celebrates National Night Out at Uniondale Fire District

Photo from left to right; Commissioner Steven Morelli, Legislator Kevan Abrahams, District Attorney Madeline Singas, County Executive Laura Curran, NC Police Patrick Ryder

(UNIONDALE, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams (D &nda...

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Legislative District 01

News Flash

Posted on: August 4, 2020

Committee to Explore Alternative Approaches to Mental Health Responses and Intervention

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - The Nassau County Legislature voted unanimously on Monday, Aug. 3 to approve legislation introduced by Legislators Siela A. Bynoe (D - Westbury) and Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) directing Nassau County to convene a committee tasked with stu...

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Legislative District 02
Posted on: June 30, 2020

Bynoe & Lafazan Introduce Proposal to Conduct Review of Alternative Approaches to Police Responses

Legislators Bynoe and Lafazan Introduce Proposal to Conduct Review of Alternative Approaches to Mental Health Response and Intervention by Law Enforcement

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County would convene a committee to study alterna...

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Legislative District 02
Posted on: June 15, 2020

Statement from Legislator Siela A. Bynoe Regarding Police Officer Body Cameras

On Saturday, June 13, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced that a request for expressions of interest (RFEI) seeking vendors related to the design and implementation of police officer body cameras has been issued by the County. Following this an...

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Legislative District 02
Posted on: May 26, 2020

Legislator Bynoe, St. Paul’s AME Church and Lakeview NAACP Host ‘Thankful Thursday'

Legislator Bynoe, St. Paul’s AME Church and Lakeview NAACP Host ‘Thankful Thursday’ Caravan Salute to Essential Workers

(LAKEVIEW, N.Y.) – With lights flashing, horns honking and hands waving, community organizations...

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Legislative District 02
Posted on: May 22, 2020

Legislator Bynoe Applauds CE Curran for Signing Bill to Waive Late Payment Penalty 2020 Tax Bills

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) – Just six days after being filed, Nassau County Legislator Siela A. Byone’s (D – Westbury) proposal to waive a $210 penalty charged to Nassau residents who are late paying their property taxes has been signed...

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Legislative District 02
Posted on: February 3, 2020

Legislator Siela A. Bynoe Invites Residents to Attend Upcoming Tax Grievance Workshops

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Siela A. Bynoe (D - Westbury) announces three upcoming tax grievance workshops in Westbury, Uniondale, and Hempstead. During these workshops, taxpayers who disagree with the assessed value of their property can ask an expert...

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Legislative District 02
Posted on: January 31, 2020

Legislator Siela A. Bynoe Invites Residents to Attend Upcoming Tax Grievance Workshops

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Siela A. Bynoe (D - Westbury) announces three upcoming tax grievance workshops in Westbury, Uniondale, and Hempstead. During these workshops, taxpayers who disagree with the assessed value of their property can ask an expert...

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Legislative District 02
Posted on: January 15, 2020

Statements from Legislators Siela A. Bynoe and Arnold W. Drucker Following Announcement Bus Cameras

 

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Last fall, Nassau County Legislators Siela A. Bynoe (D - Westbury) and Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) co-introduced and secured unanimous passage of legislation that allows Nassau County and school districts to enter intermu...

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Legislative District 02
Posted on: January 13, 2020

Statement from Nassau County Legislator Siela A. Bynoe in Support of March Against Anti-Semitism

Statement from Nassau County Legislator Siela A. Bynoe in Support of March Against Anti-Semitism

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Thousands of Long Islanders, including religious leaders, elected officials and citizens, joined forces for the Long Island March Against Ant...

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Legislative District 02
Posted on: November 26, 2019

Legislator Bynoe’s Bills to Create Annual Drinking Water Report, Reimbursement Program

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Water quality and conservation bills introduced by Nassau County Legislator Siela A. Bynoe (D - Westbury) were unanimously ratified by the full Legislature on Monday, Nov. 25. 

The bills will direct the Nassau County Health Depar...

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Legislative District 02
Posted on: November 21, 2019

Legislator Bynoe Joins Colleagues to Host “Develop Your MWBE” Seminar at Yes We Can Community Center

WHAT – Nassau County Legislator Siela A. Bynoe (D - Westbury) is partnering with Legislators Kevan Abrahams, Carrié Solages and Debra Mulé and Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman to host a Minority and Women Owned Busi...

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Legislative District 02
Posted on: October 21, 2019

Legislator Siela A. Bynoe, Nassau University Medical Center Provide Free Breast Cancer Screenings in

WHAT: To raise awareness during Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Nassau County Legislator Siela A. Bynoe (D – Westbury) is partnering with Adelphi University, Fidelis Care, NUMC, and WBLS – FM to host the Nassau University Medical Center...

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Posted on: September 25, 2019

Legislator Bynoe Invites Residents to Attend Tax Grievance Workshop at West Hempstead Public Library

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Siela A. Bynoe (D - Westbury), in conjunction with the Nassau County Department of Assessment, announces an upcoming tax exemptions workshop in her district. Department of Assessment staff will assist residents with filing f...

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Legislative District 02
Posted on: September 20, 2019

Legislator Siela A. Bynoe & Comptroller Jack Schnirman to Host 2020 Census Job Fair in Westbury

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Siela A. Bynoe (D - Westbury), Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman and North Hempstead Town Councilwoman Viviana Russell are partnering to host a 2020 Census Job Fair in Westbury. The goal is to engage and employ local ...

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Legislative District 02

News Flash

Posted on: July 13, 2020

Solages & Drucker Introduce Proposal to Establish a Database of Racially Restrictive Property Deeds

Legislators Carrié Solages and Arnold Drucker Introduce Proposal to Establish a Database of Racially Restrictive Covenants within Property Deeds in Nassau County

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislators Carrié Solages (D &ndash...

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Legislative District 03
Posted on: May 26, 2020

Legislator Carrié Solages Provides Lunch to Healthcare Workers at Nassau University Medical Center

(EAST MEADOW, N.Y.) – To show his appreciation to healthcare workers for their ongoing response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Nassau County Legislator Carrié Solages (D – Valley Stream) purchased savory Caribbean p...

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Legislative District 03
Posted on: May 21, 2020

Repaving on Stretch of Elmont Road Complete; Legislator Solages Thanks County Executive Curran

Repaving on Stretch of Elmont Road Complete;Legislator Solages Thanks County Executive Curran for Commitment to Infrastructure Improvements

(ELMONT and NORTH VALLEY STREAM, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Carrié Solages (D – Valley St...

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Legislative District 03
Posted on: May 20, 2020

Statement Solages Following a No Vote for Legislation to Restrict Beach Access for Non-Residents

Statement from Nassau County Legislator Carrié Solages Following a No Vote for Legislation to Restrict Beach Access for Non-Residents

 

“I understand the importance of taking steps to ensure Nassau County residents hav...

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Legislative District 03
Posted on: April 27, 2020

Legislator Solages Votes to Secure $8.5 Million in Federal Funded Community Development Block Grants

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Carrié Solages (D – Valley Stream) voted to secure $8.5 million in federal funded Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) to be allocated to prevent, prepare, and respond to the COVID-19 pa...

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Legislative District 03
Posted on: April 27, 2020

Legislator Carrié Solages Shares Long Island FQHC, Inc COVID-19 Outdoor Testing Sites with Residents

Nassau County Legislator Carrié Solages (D – Valley Stream), in partnership with Nassau County and Long Island FQHC, Inc. would like to share three new COVID-19 outdoor testing sites with Nassau County residents.

“COVID19 has...

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Legislative District 03
Posted on: March 18, 2020

Legislator Carrié Solages Partners with INCA Relief to Distribute Food to Inwood Families

(INWOOD, N.Y.) In an effort to ensure families have a nutritious meal, Nassau County Legislator Carrié Solages (D – Valley Stream) partnered with ICNA Relief to provide more than 100 families facing financial hardships with food suppl...

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Legislative District 03
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Legislator Solages in Partnership with ICNA Relief, Invite Inwood Residents to Attend Food Giveaway

WHAT – In an effort to help families who are facing financial hardships and those deeply affected by the spread of the coronavirus (COVID 19), Nassau County Legislator Carrié Solages (D – Valley Stream) is partnering with IC...

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Legislative District 03
Posted on: February 25, 2020

Legislator Carrié Solages Invites Residents to Attend Upcoming Tax Grievance Workshops

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Carrié Solages (D - Valley Stream) announces two upcoming tax grievance workshops in Valley Stream. During these workshops, taxpayers who disagree with the assessed value of their property can ask an expert guest ...

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Legislative District 03
Posted on: February 4, 2020

Legislator Carrié Solages Invites Residents to Attend Upcoming Tax Grievance Workshops

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Carrié Solages (D - Valley Stream) announces three upcoming tax grievance workshops in Elmont and Valley Stream. During these workshops, taxpayers who disagree with the assessed value of their property can ask an ...

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Legislative District 03
Posted on: January 27, 2020

Legislator Carrié Solages Invites Residents to Attend Upcoming Tax Grievance Workshops

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Carrié Solages (D - Valley Stream) announces three upcoming tax grievance workshops in Elmont and Valley Stream. During these workshops, taxpayers who disagree with the assessed value of their property can ask an ...

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Legislative District 03
Posted on: January 22, 2020

Legislator Solages, Nassau DPW Present Traffic, Pedestrian Safety Study on Dutch Broadway&Elmont Rd

WHAT: Following the completion of the Nassau County Department of Public Works’ (DPW) Elmont Road and Dutch Broadway traffic study, Nassau County Legislator Carrié Solages (D - Valley Stream) and DPW officials will host a community me...

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Legislative District 03
Posted on: January 16, 2020

Legislator Solages Takes Oath of Office, Embarks Upon Fifth Term in the Nassau County Legislator

(MINEOLA and VALLEY STREAM, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Carrié Solages (D - Valley Stream) was sworn in to serve his fifth two-year term representing the Third Legislative District during the induction of the 13th Nassau County Legislature...

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Legislative District 03
Posted on: January 13, 2020

Statement from Nassau County Legislator Carrié Solages in Support of March Against Anti-Semitism

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Thousands of Long Islanders, including religious leaders, elected officials and citizens, joined forces for the Long Island March Against Anti-Semitism on Sunday, Jan. 12. The march was one of the bi-county Task Force Against Anti-Semiti...

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Legislative District 03
Posted on: January 10, 2020

Leg Solages, DPW Present Traffic and Pedestrian Safety Study on Dutch Broadway and Elmont Road

WHAT: Following the completion of the Nassau County Department of Public Works’ (DPW) Elmont Road and Dutch Broadway traffic study, Nassau County Legislator Carrié Solages (D - Valley Stream) and DPW officials will host a community me...

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Legislative District 03

News Flash

Posted on: July 30, 2020

LEGISLATURE TO RENAME COUNTY POLICE HEADQUARTERS AFTER FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN POLICE COMMISSIONER

The Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature held a press conference on July 30th, to announce the naming of the Nassau County Police Department headquarters building after former Police Commissioner William J. Willett. Commissioner Willett, who s...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: July 1, 2020

NASSAU LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH NCPD AND NYPD TO UNVEIL COMMUNITY INITIATIVE IN SUPPORT LAW ENFORCENT

As the Nassau County Police Department and thousands of NYPD officers living on Long Island continue to battle an anti-police sentiment coupled with calls to “defund the police,” the Nassau County Legislature joined with local communit...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: June 4, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE ASKS GOVERNOR TO ALLOW OUTDOOR GRADUATION CEREMONIES

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE ASKS GOVERNOR TO ALLOW OUTDOOR GRADUATION CEREMONIES

Urges Him to Change Guidelines for Public Pools

Following the State guidance that was sent out regarding Graduation ceremonies, Presiding Officer Richard Nicolello sent ...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: May 21, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE LEADS VIRTUAL FOOD DONATION RAISES MORE THAN 5,000 LBS. OF FOOD

Last month, the Nassau County Legislature Majority Caucus joined with Long Island Cares-The Harry Chapin Food Bank to host a virtual food drive in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the increased demand for donations.

The drive allowed users to shop for...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: May 18, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH SCOUTS AND VETERANS TO KICK OFF MEMORIAL DAY INITIATIVE

As we endure another month of the COVID-19 pandemic, an announcement was recently made that residents would not be able to place American flags on graves at military cemeteries for Memorial Day, most notably Calverton National Cemetery in Suffolk County. ...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: May 4, 2020

LEGISLATURE HOLDS EMERGENCY VOTE TO ACCEPT FUNDS TO HELP COVID-19 OUTBREAK RELATED PROGRAMS

The Nassau County Legislature held an emergency vote today to approve financial assistance from the federal government to help with COVID-19 related programs. Under the federal CARES Act, Nassau County will receive $12,775,244 from the Department of Housi...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: April 20, 2020

LEGISLATURE PASSES BILL TO GIVE RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES UNTIL JUNE 11TH TO PAY PROPERTY TAXES

LEGISLATURE PASSES BILL TO GIVE RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES UNTIL JUNE 11TH TO PAY PROPERTY TAXES WITHOUT INTEREST OR PENALTIES

As Nassau residents and businesses struggle to cope with the financial hardships caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, which has halted ...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: April 20, 2020

LEGISLATURE PASSES BILL TO GIVE RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES UNTIL JUNE 11TH TO PAY PROPERTY TAXES

LEGISLATURE PASSES BILL TO GIVE RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES UNTIL JUNE 11TH TO PAY PROPERTY TAXES WITHOUT INTEREST OR PENALTIES

As Nassau residents and businesses struggle to cope with the financial hardships caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, which has halted ...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: April 17, 2020

MAJORITY INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO GIVE RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES UNTIL JUNE 11 TO PAY PROPERTY TAX

As Nassau residents and businesses struggle to cope with the financial hardships caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, which has halted almost all economic activity in the county, Majority Legislators have submitted an emergency resolution to give residents an...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: March 24, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY REQUEST FOR MEDICAL SUPPLIES

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford would like to inform the public that Nassau County is accepting donations of medical supplies during this unprecedented National State of Emergency.

DONATIONS OF THE BELOW MEDICAL SUPPLIES IN 

UNOPENED BOXES/PAC...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: February 25, 2020

LEGISLATURE CELEBRATES BLACK HISTORY MONTH, HONOR BLACK LEADERS

On Monday, February 24th, the Nassau County Legislature honored two community leaders as part of its Black History Month celebration. Each of the honorees have made significant contributions to making Nassau County the great community it is today.

The hono...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: February 25, 2020

BILL REQUIRING QUARTERLY CRIME REPORTS FROM NCPD PASSES LEGISLATURE

After introducing legislation earlier this month to require the Nassau County Police Department to produce a quarterly crime report on statistics relating to the effect of cashless bail in Nassau County, and after holding a hearing on the issue on Februar...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: February 10, 2020

LEGISLATIVE MAJORITY INTRODUCES BILL REQUIRING QUARTERLY CRIME REPORTS

The Legislative Majority Caucus will be holding a hearing on the ill-conceived Criminal Justice Reform passed by New York State. The so-called reform has led to suspects charged with serious crimes being released all over the state. In Nassau County, Poli...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: February 4, 2020

PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO APRIL 2, 2020

On January 2nd, the County released a new assessment roll for the 2021-2022 year. Despite the rapidly approaching grievance deadline, many residents have not yet received new Notices of Tentative Assessment, leaving them with just a little over a month to...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: January 30, 2020

LEGISLATURE INTRODUCES RESOLUTION EXTENDING TAX GRIEVANCE DEADLINE

The Nassau County Legislature has introduced a resolution to extend the deadline of the Property Tax Assessment Grievance Period until April 1st.

On January 2nd, the County released a new assessment roll for the 2021-2022 year. Despite the rapidly approach...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: January 30, 2020

LEGISLATURE UNANIMOUSLY PASSES RELIEF FOR SANDY VICTIMS

The Nassau County Legislature unanimously passed legislation at the January 27th Legislative Meeting in Mineola that will continue to support those still rebuilding their homes in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.

The measure extended the waiver for all Co...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: January 15, 2020

DENISE FORD SWORN IN FOR NEW TERM AS NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATOR

DENISE FORD SWORN IN FOR NEW 

TERM AS NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATOR 

On Monday, January 13th, Legislator Denise Ford was sworn in for a new term in the Nassau County Legislature for the 13th Legislative Session. Nassau County Clerk Maureen O&am...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: January 15, 2020

LEGISLATURE PASSES S.A.F.E.R. GRANT TO INCREASE FIRE DEPARTMENT FUNDS

LEGISLATURE PASSES S.A.F.E.R. GRANT TO INCREASE FIRE DEPARTMENT FUNDS 

On Monday, January 13th, the Nassau County Legislature held their first committee meeting of 2020, and passed funding for Nassau’s volunteer fire departments...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: December 19, 2019

LEGISLATOR FORD TO HOST PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE WORKSHOPS IN 4TH LD

Thursday

January 16, 2020

7:00 Pm to 9:00 PM

Long Beach Public Library

111 W. Park Ave., Long Beach

Thursday

January 30, 2020

1:00 Pm to 3:00 PM

Island Park Public Library

176 Long Beach Rd., Island Park

Legislator Denise Ford is hosting 2020 Property Tax Assessmen...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: December 18, 2019

LEGISLATOR FORD ATTENDS DEDICATION OF JOHN J. CIOTTI MEETING ROOM

LEGISLATOR FORD ATTENDS DEDICATION 

OF JOHN J. CIOTTI MEETING ROOM 

On Monday, December 10th, Alternate Deputy Presiding Officer Denise Ford joined with the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature and the family of the late Legisl...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: December 4, 2019

Legislator Denise Ford has teamed up with the United States Marine Corps for the Toys for Tots Drive

New, unwrapped toys will be collected until

MONDAY, DECEMBER 16TH

Toys for Tots Holiday Gift Drive drop-off boxes for new, unwrapped toys will be located at the following Nassau County locations:

 

EAST MEADOW:

Main Lobby of Administration Building - ...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: November 27, 2019

LEGISLATURE VOTES TO CREATE OFFICE OF CRIME VICTIM ADVOCATE

Last month, the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature added amendments to the County Executive’s Budget to create an Office of Crime Victim Advocates to aid victims and witnesses of violent crimes in Nassau County. Today, the Legislat...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: November 4, 2019

LEGISLATOR FORD ANNOUNCES THAT THE NUMC MAMMOGRAPHY VAN IS COMING TO OUR AREA

Thursday, December 5, 2019 • 8:15 AM to 11:45 AM •

Stop & Shop Plaza – East Park Ave., Long Beach

Legislator Denise Ford is bringing the Nassau University Medical Center Mobile Mammography Van to the 4th Legislative District ...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: October 30, 2019

LEGISLATOR FORD VISITS ATLANTIC BEACH RESCUE

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford recently visited Atlantic Beach Rescue to see first-hand Rescue 3628, which recently was upgraded with an integrated FLIR camera that Legislator Ford provided the funding for. With this new equipment, 3628 Atlantic Bea...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: October 25, 2019

LEGISLATOR FORD PROMOTES DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Legislator Denise Ford would like to encourage all victims of domestic violence to seek help. The Safe Center Long Island is a local organization that provides assistance and support to victims of domestic vio...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: October 23, 2019

LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH STATE ASSEMBLY TO ANNOUNCE REASSESSMENT RELIEF CREDIT

Assemblyman Ed Ra has introduced new legislation in the State Assembly to address the unfair burden placed on residents whose taxes will go down, but will continue to pay more than their fair share of property taxes because of the proposed five year phase...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: October 22, 2019

HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY HALLOWEEN REMEMBER THESE IMPORTANT SAFETY TIPS

HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY HALLOWEEN

 REMEMBER THESE IMPORTANT SAFETY TIPS

 

Halloween brings jack-o-lanterns, whimsical costumes, and visits from young neighbors in disguise. Legislator Denise Ford and the Nassau County Department of Health off...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: October 22, 2019

PLEASE DONATE BLOOD - NEW YORK BLOOD CENTER ISSUES URGENT CALL FOR DONORS

REGION’S BLOOD SUPPLY HAS NEVER BEEN LOWER Critical blood shortage stems from decline in donor base                      and increased de...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: October 21, 2019

LEGISLATOR FORD CONGRATULATES GIRL SCOUTS ON ACHIEVING BRONZE AWARD

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford recently attended the Girl Scouts Bronze Awards ceremony for Girl Scout Troops #2356 and #2235.  The Girl Scout Bronze Award is the highest honor a Girl Scout Junior can achieve. Congratulations to our new Bro...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: October 16, 2019

MINORITY CAUCUS FAILS TO OVERRIDE VETO OF “ASSESSMENT BILL OF RIGHTS”

Earlier this Summer, the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature introduced a number of bills meant to help improve fairness and transparency in the County Executive’s Assessment Process. After passing the full Legislature, the County E...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: October 9, 2019

LEGISLATOR FORD HONORED AS 2019 WOMAN OF DISTINCTION

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford was recently honored by Assemblywoman Missy Miller when she was chosen as a 2019 Woman of Distinction.

“Thank you Assemblywoman Miller for selecting me as one of your honorees. I was proud to have shared in th...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: September 23, 2019

LEGISLATOR FORD JOINS WITH FABIEN COUSTEAU OCEAN LEARNING CENTER TO CLEAN UP OUR BEACHES

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford was proud to participate in International Coastal Cleanup on Saturday, September 21st, joining with Fabien Cousteau from the Fabien Cousteau Ocean Learning Center, and helped in the mission to make our beaches CLEAN!

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: September 16, 2019

LEGISLATOR FORD JOINS COUNTY EXECUTIVE TO ACCEPT WORLD TRADE CENTER SAPLING

On September 14th, Alternate Deputy Presiding Officer Denise Ford joined with County Executive Laura Curran to accept a white oak tree sapling that was grown from the acorns of a memorial tree at New York City’s 9/11 Memorial. The sapling is bei...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: September 5, 2019

SCHOOL IS OPEN – DRIVE CAREFULLY!

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford would like to remind drivers to be extra cautious when driving now that school is open, especially when driving in school zones.

School zones are areas marked off near all schools. These areas usually have slower speed ...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: August 27, 2019

LEGISLATOR FORD AND THE COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT OFFER SAFETY TIPS TO PREVENT STOLEN CARS

LEGISLATOR DENISE FORD AND THE 

NASSAU COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT OFFER 

SAFETY TIPS TO PREVENT STOLEN CARS 

AND LARCENIES FROM VEHICLES

Legislator Denise Ford and the Nassau County Police Department would like to alert the public tha...

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Legislative District 04
Posted on: August 15, 2019

Legislator Denise Ford Invites You To Attend The 16th Annual F. F. Harry S. Ford Blood Drive

Thursday, September 5, 2019  •  3:15 p.m. - 9:15 p.m.

Knights of Columbus Hall – 970 W. Beech St., Long Beach

National statistics have proven that one in three people will require a blood transfusion at some point in the...

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Legislative District 04

News Flash

Posted on: August 7, 2020

Abrahams and Mulé Welcome Young Philanthropist Sabrina Guo

Minority Leader Abrahams and Legislator Mulé Welcome Young Philanthropist Sabrina Guo to Distribute PPE at Freeport HS

WHAT: Nassau County Legislature Minority Leader Kevan Abrahams (D - Freeport) and Legislator Debra Mulé (D - Freepo...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: July 27, 2020

Legislator Mulé Honors Nydia White, Nurse Manager for Critical Care at Mount Sinai South Hospital

(OCEANSIDE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé (D - Freeport) honored Nydia White, nurse manager for the critical care unit at Mount Sinai South Nassau Hospital for her service to the community during the COVID-19 pandemic. Legislator ...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: July 21, 2020

Legislator Debra Mulé Joins County Executive Laura Curran to Launch Eco-Friendly ‘Goats on the Go’

(BETHPAGE, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé joined County Executive Laura Curran and Legislator Arnold Drucker to launch an eco-friendly and cost-effective “Goats on the Go” program on Friday, July 17. &...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: July 15, 2020

Legislator Debra Mulé Partners with the Coral House to Host an Urgent Blood Drive in Baldwin

(BALDWIN, N.Y.) - In an effort to address a shortage in blood supplies due to a decrease in donations during the COVID-19 pandemic, Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé (D-Freeport) partnered with the Coral House to host a community blood drive ...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: July 8, 2020

Legislator Debra Mulé and Coral House Host Urgent Blood Drive

(BALDWIN, N.Y.) - Roll up your sleeves and help save lives on Wednesday, July 8, 2020 with Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé (D - Freeport) and the Coral House by donating blood from 1 - 7 p.m. at the Coral House, 70 Milburn Ave., Baldwin.

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: July 7, 2020

Legislators Abrahams & Mulé Join Cedarmore Corporation to Launch 2020 Seasonal Farmer’s Market

Legislators Abrahams and Mulé Join Cedarmore Corporation to Launch 2020 Drive-Thru Seasonal Farmer’s Market at Baldwin Long Island Rail Road Station

WHAT: Nassau County Legislators Kevan Abrahams (D - Freeport) and Debra Mul&a...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: July 1, 2020

Legislator Debra Mulé and Coral House Host Urgent Blood Drive

(BALDWIN, N.Y.) - Roll up your sleeves and help save lives on Wednesday, July 8, 2020 with Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé (D - Freeport) and the Coral House by donating blood from 1 - 7 p.m. at the Coral House, 70 Milburn Ave., Baldwin.

&am...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: June 24, 2020

Legislator Mulé Celebrates Freeport High School Class of 2020

Pictured, from left, are: New York State Senator John Brooks; Nassau County Executive Laura Curran; Freeport Village Trustee Carmen Piñeyro; Legislator Mulé and Freeport Village Mayor Robert T. Kennedy outside Nassau Veterans Memoria...
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Legislative District 05
Posted on: May 26, 2020

Legislator Debra Mulé Commemorates Memorial Day

(BALDWIN, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé (D - Freeport) joined the community in recognizing and honoring the sacrifice of Americans who gave their lives in service to the United States during Baldwin’s Memorial Day observ...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: April 14, 2020

Legislator Debra Mulé Partners with Long Island Cares to Sponsor an Supply Drive for COVID19

(FREEPORT, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé (D – Freeport) partners with Long Island Cares to sponsor an essential supply drive in response to the COVID-19 pandemic to support local families who are in need of vital goods.

&...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: March 31, 2020

Legislator Debra Mulé Participates in Oceanside Public Library’s Digital Story Time

(FREEPORT, N.Y.) – Legislator Debra Mulé (D - Freeport) partnered with the Oceanside Public Library to practice social distancing by hosting a “Digital Story Time” a creative and innovative way to connect with chil...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: March 5, 2020

Legislator Debra Mulé Attended the Kiwanis Club of Oceanside “Dr. Seuss Birthday Bash”

(Oceanside, N.Y.) - Legislator Debra Mulé (D - Freeport) had the privilege of serving as a guest reader at the Kiwanis Club of Oceanside seventh annual “Dr. Seuss Birthday Bash on Sunday, March 1 at the Oceanside Library. After readin...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: March 2, 2020

Legislator Debra Mulé Hosts Rockville Centre Mobile Office Hours

WHAT: To bring her district office’s resources directly to residents, Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé (D - Freeport) is hosting mobile office hours in Rockville Centre. The mobile office hours are designed to give residents the op...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: February 28, 2020

Legislator Debra Mulé Hosts Rockville Centre Mobile Office Hours

WHAT: To bring her district office’s resources directly to residents, Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé (D - Freeport) is hosting mobile office hours in Rockville Centre. The mobile office hours are designed to give residents the op...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: February 25, 2020

Legislator Mulé Recognizes Dr. Zodelia Williams During Legislature’s Annual Black History Month

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé (D - Freeport) recognized Baldwin community leader Dr. Zodelia Williams during the Nassau County Legislature’s annual Black History Month ceremony on Monday, Feb. 24.

Dr. Williams, ...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: February 21, 2020

Legislator Debra Mulé Hosts South Hempstead Mobile Office Hours Tomorrow (02/22/2020)

WHAT: To bring her district office’s resources directly to residents, Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé (D - Freeport) is hosting mobile office hours tomorrow in South Hempstead. The mobile office hours are designed to give resident...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: February 20, 2020

Legislator Debra Mulé Invites Residents to Attend Upcoming Tax Grievance Workshops

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé (D - Freeport) announces two upcoming tax grievance workshops in Baldwin and Freeport. During these workshops, taxpayers who disagree with the assessed value of their property can ask an expert guest pr...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: February 19, 2020

Legislator Mulé, Nassau County Dental Society Promote Healthy Tooth Care Habits

(UNIONDALE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé (D - Freeport) joined the Nassau County Dental Society to educate young brushers about how to establish and improve their healthy dental care habits at their “Give Kids a Smile&a...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: February 14, 2020

Legislator Debra Mulé Welcomes Mailbox Shipping & More to Baldwin Business Community

(BALDWIN, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé (D – Freeport) joined community leaders and partners in government to welcome Mailbox Shipping & More to the Baldwin business community during a ribbon-cutting ceremo...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: February 13, 2020

Legislator Debra Mulé Attends Kolstein Music Grand Reopening Ceremony

Legislator Mulé presents a Nassau County Citation to the President of Kolstein Music, Inc. Manny Alvarez.

(BALDWIN, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé (D – Freeport) joined the Baldwin Chamber of Commerce and Manny ...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: February 7, 2020

Legislator Mulé Joins Oceanside Kiwanis Club for Super Bowl Sunday Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser

(OCEANSIDE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé (D - Freeport) joined the Kiwanis Club of Oceanside for their annual Super Bowl pancake breakfast at St. Anthony’s Roman Catholic Church in Oceanside on Sunday, Feb. 2, where she...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: February 7, 2020

Legislator Mulé Recognizes Freeport Community Advocates at Village’s Dr. Martin Luther King...

(FREEPORT, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé (D - Freeport) joined her colleagues in government in celebrating the contributions of three distinguished Freeport community leaders during the Incorporated Village of Freeport’s...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: February 3, 2020

Statement from Nassau County Legislator Debra Mule Regarding Nassau County Transit-Oriented Developm

“Investing in transit-oriented development creates walkable, vibrant downtowns - an essential element of Nassau County’s efforts to attract and retain its millennial and Gen X residents,” Nassau County Legislator Debra Mul&am...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: January 31, 2020

Legislator Debra Mulé Invites Residents to Attend Upcoming Tax Grievance Workshops

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé (D - Freeport) announces two upcoming tax grievance workshops in Baldwin and Freeport. During these workshops, taxpayers who disagree with the assessed value of their property can ask an expert guest pr...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: January 31, 2020

Legislator Debra Mulé Hosts South Hempstead Mobile Office Hours

WHAT: To bring her district office’s resources directly to residents, Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé (D - Freeport) is hosting mobile office hours in South Hempstead. The mobile office hours are designed to give residents the opp...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: January 21, 2020

Legislator Mulé Commemorates Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

(BALDWIN and OCEANSIDE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé (D - Freeport) commemorated Martin Luther King, Jr. Day at two events dedicated to celebrating the renowned civil rights leader’s life and advocacy.

Legislator Mul&...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: January 16, 2020

Legislator Mulé Hosts Mobile Office Hours in Rockville Centre, South Hempstead and Oceanside

WHAT: To bring her district office’s resources directly to residents, Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé (D - Freeport) is hosting mobile office hours in Rockville Centre, South Hempstead and Oceanside. The mobile office hours are de...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: January 16, 2020

Legislator Mulé Takes Oath of Office, Embarks Upon Second Term in the Nassau County Legislature

(MINEOLA and FREEPORT, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé (D - Freeport) was sworn in to serve her second two-year term representing the Fifth Legislative District during the induction of the 13th Nassau County Legislature on Monday, J...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: January 13, 2020

Statement from Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé in Support of March Against Anti-Semitism

Statement from Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé in Support of March Against Anti-Semitism

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Thousands of Long Islanders, including religious leaders, elected officials and citizens, joined forces for the Long Island March Agai...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: January 9, 2020

Legislator Debra Mulé Invites Residents to Attend Tax Grievance Workshop at Freeport Library

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé (D - Freeport) is hosting a tax grievance workshop at the Freeport Memorial Library, where residents can learn how to file a grievance of their assessment with the Nassau County Assessment Review Commis...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: December 16, 2019

Legislator Mulé, County Partners Inform Constituents About County Services at Nassau BOCES ESL Class

(FREEPORT, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé (D- Freeport) visited the J.W. Dodd Middle School in Freeport on Tuesday, Nov. 19, where she and partners in County government met with constituents participating in an ESL class.

Legislator...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: December 5, 2019

Joint Statement from Minority Leader Kevan M. Abrahams and Legislator Debra Mulé Regarding Video of

Joint Statement from Minority Leader Kevan M. Abrahams and Legislator Debra Mulé Regarding Video of Arrest in Freeport Village

"We are thankful that the District Attorney's office is reviewing the arrest captured in this video. We are deepl...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: November 20, 2019

STATEMENT: Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé Reacts to Newsday Investigation into Discrimination

STATEMENT: Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé Reacts 

to Newsday Investigation into Discrimination in LI Housing Market 

“While I was horrified and dismayed by the findings of Newsday’s investigation into di...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: November 20, 2019

Legislator Debra Mulé Joins Running Start at Eighth Annual “Elect Her” Program as Keynote Speaker

(STONY BROOK, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé (D – Freeport) was the keynote speaker for Running Start’s Eighth Annual “Elect Her” program at Stony Brook University on Friday, Nov. 15.

Running ...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: October 25, 2019

Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé Salutes Freeport and Baldwin’s Businesspersons of the Year

(FREEPORT and BALDWIN, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé (D - Freeport) recently recognized members of the Freeport and Baldwin Chambers of Commerce who were recognized as Businesspersons of the Year by the Nassau Council of Chambers ...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: October 17, 2019

Legislator Debra Mulé Invites Residents To Attend Upcoming Tax Exemptions Workshop

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé (D – Freeport), in conjunction with the Nassau County Department of Assessment, announces an upcoming tax exemptions workshop in her district. Department of Assessment staff will assist reside...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: October 4, 2019

Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé Introduces Legislation to Ban Smoking, Vaping and E-Cigarettes

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) –  Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé (D – Freeport) today filed legislation that would protect Nassau County residents from the annoyance and potential health risks of second-hand smoke and fumes f...

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Legislative District 05
Posted on: October 2, 2019

Legislator Debra Mulé Commemorates Hispanic Heritage Month by Hosting MWBE Empowerment Event

Left to Right:  Legislator Debra Mule, Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman, Greg May, Erika Hill, and Kenneth Heino

(FREEPORT, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Debra Mulé (D - Freeport) partnered with Nassau County Comptr...

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Legislative District 05

News Flash

Posted on: July 30, 2020

LEGISLATURE TO RENAME COUNTY POLICE HEADQUARTERS AFTER FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN POLICE COMMISSIONER

The Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature held a press conference on July 30th, to announce the naming of the Nassau County Police Department headquarters building after former Police Commissioner William J. Willett. Commissioner Willett, who s...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: July 27, 2020

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR HANDS OUT CARE PACKAGES TO SENIORS IN LYNBROOK

On Tuesday, July 21st, Nassau County Legislator Bill Gaylor joined with Lynbrook Restorative on Atlantic Avenue in Lynbrook to hand out care packages to senior citizens at their drive-thru community event and as special treat for seniors that brought thei...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: July 1, 2020

NASSAU LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH NCPD AND NYPD TO UNVEIL COMMUNITY INITIATIVE IN SUPPORT LAW ENFORCENT

As the Nassau County Police Department and thousands of NYPD officers living on Long Island continue to battle an anti-police sentiment coupled with calls to “defund the police,” the Nassau County Legislature joined with local communit...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: June 4, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE ASKS GOVERNOR TO ALLOW OUTDOOR GRADUATION CEREMONIES

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE ASKS GOVERNOR TO ALLOW OUTDOOR GRADUATION CEREMONIES

Urges Him to Change Guidelines for Public Pools

Following the State guidance that was sent out regarding Graduation ceremonies, Presiding Officer Richard Nicolello sent ...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: June 4, 2020

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR DISTRIBUTES MASKS TO VALLEY STREAM ISLAMIC CENTER AND MOSQUE

On Tuesday, June 2nd, Legislator Bill Gaylor joined with Village of Valley Stream Mayor Edwin Fare, Deputy Mayor Sean Wright and Trustee John Tufarelli to distribute face masks to Masjid Hamza Mosque and Islamic Community Center on Stuart Avenue in North ...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: June 4, 2020

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR DISTRIBUTES MASKS TO VALLEY STREAM VETERANS AND SENIORS

On Tuesday, June 2nd, Legislator Bill Gaylor joined with Village of Valley Stream Mayor Edwin Fare, and Deputy Mayor Sean Wright to hold a mask distribution at American Legion Post 854 on Roosevelt Avenue in Valley Stream. The mask distribution was a driv...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: May 21, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE LEADS VIRTUAL FOOD DONATION RAISES MORE THAN 5,000 LBS. OF FOOD

Last month, the Nassau County Legislature Majority Caucus joined with Long Island Cares-The Harry Chapin Food Bank to host a virtual food drive in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the increased demand for donations.

The drive allowed users to shop for...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: May 18, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH SCOUTS AND VETERANS TO KICK OFF MEMORIAL DAY INITIATIVE

As we endure another month of the COVID-19 pandemic, an announcement was recently made that residents would not be able to place American flags on graves at military cemeteries for Memorial Day, most notably Calverton National Cemetery in Suffolk County. ...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: May 11, 2020

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR HOSTS FOOD AND MASK DRIVE IN VALLEY STREAM FOR SENIORS AND VETERANS

Nassau County Legislator Bill Gaylor joined with Village of Valley Stream Mayor Edwin Fare, Trustees Sean Wright and John Tufarelli, former Village Justice and current County Court Judge Bob Bogle, and members of the Valley Stream community, to host a foo...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: May 11, 2020

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR DONATES FACE SHIELDS AND FROZEN YOGURT TO HEALTHCARE WORKERS

Nassau County Legislator Bill Gaylor joined with Legislator Laura Schaefer, New York State Assemblyman Ed Ra, Northwell Health-LIJ Valley Stream Executive Director David Seligman and community business members Rob Feiler of Costello’s Ace Hardwa...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: May 6, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE UNVEILS COMMUNITY #THANKANURSE INITIATIVE

Wednesday, May 6th is National Nurse Day. Nassau County has been one of the hardest hit areas during the COVID-19 pandemic, and our dedicated healthcare workers have been essential in saving lives on the front lines of this outbreak. Nurses throughout Nas...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: May 4, 2020

LEGISLATURE HOLDS EMERGENCY VOTE TO ACCEPT FUNDS TO HELP COVID-19 OUTBREAK RELATED PROGRAMS

The Nassau County Legislature held an emergency vote today to approve financial assistance from the federal government to help with COVID-19 related programs. Under the federal CARES Act, Nassau County will receive $12,775,244 from the Department of Housi...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: April 29, 2020

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR ANNOUNCES NONPERISHABLE FOOD & HANDMADE MASK DONATION DRIVE FOR VETERANS & SENIORS

SATURDAY, MAY 9, 2020  9:00AM  1:00 PM

ARTHUR J. HENDRICKSON PARK & POOL PARKING LOT 

123 W. MERRICK RD., VALLEY STREAM

Legislator Bill Gaylor, Mayor Ed Fare and The Valley Stream Village ...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: April 20, 2020

MAJORITY INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO GIVE RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES UNTIL JUNE 11 TO PAY PROPERTY TAX

LEGISLATURE PASSES BILL TO GIVE RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES UNTIL JUNE 11TH TO PAY PROPERTY TAXES WITHOUT INTEREST OR PENALTIES

As Nassau residents and businesses struggle to cope with the financial hardships caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, which has halted ...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: April 3, 2020

LEGISLATURE ANNOUNCES “TAKE FIVE” CAMPAIGN FOR MENTAL HEALTH DURING COVID-19 OUTBREAK

As we enter the second month of social distancing and quarantine due to the COVID-19 outbreak, many people can start to feel isolated and disconnected from those they love. Elderly family members and neighbors can feel lonely, especially without any socia...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: March 24, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY REQUEST FOR MEDICAL SUPPLIES

Nassau County Legislator Bill Gaylor would like to inform the public that Nassau County is accepting donations of medical supplies during this unprecedented National State of Emergency.

DONATIONS OF THE BELOW MEDICAL SUPPLIES IN 

UNOPENED BOXES/PAC...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: March 10, 2020

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR TO HOST PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE WORKSHOP IN 6TH LD

Legislator Gaylor to host property TAX ASSESSMENT grievance workshop in 6th LD

 

Monday, March 30th – 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

American Legion Post #854 – 51 Roosevelt Ave., Valley Stream

 

Legislator Bill Gaylor is hos...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: February 28, 2020

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR TAKES PART IN WORLD READ ALOUD DAY IN VALLEY STREAM

Legislator Bill Gaylor recently joined the students of Brooklyn Avenue Elementary School for World Read Aloud Day. He read for two classes at the school and answered the student’s questions.

The books he read aloud were Margot Lee Shetterly and L...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: February 25, 2020

LEGISLATURE CELEBRATES BLACK HISTORY MONTH, HONOR BLACK LEADERS

On Monday, February 24th, the Nassau County Legislature honored two community leaders as part of its Black History Month celebration. Each of the honorees have made significant contributions to making Nassau County the great community it is today.

The hono...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: February 25, 2020

BILL REQUIRING QUARTERLY CRIME REPORTS FROM NCPD PASSES LEGISLATURE

After introducing legislation earlier this month to require the Nassau County Police Department to produce a quarterly crime report on statistics relating to the effect of cashless bail in Nassau County, and after holding a hearing on the issue on Februar...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: February 21, 2020

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR HOLDS PROPERTY TAX GRIEVANCE WORKSHOP IN LYNBROOK

On Wednesday, February 19th, Legislator Bill Gaylor held a property tax grievance workshop at the Lynbrook Public Library. Legislator Gaylor went over the process of how to file an grievance application, and answered questions from the audience.

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: February 10, 2020

LEGISLATIVE MAJORITY INTRODUCES BILL REQUIRING QUARTERLY CRIME REPORTS

The Legislative Majority Caucus will be holding a hearing on the ill-conceived Criminal Justice Reform passed by New York State. The so-called reform has led to suspects charged with serious crimes being released all over the state. In Nassau County, Poli...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: February 7, 2020

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR TO HOST NARCAN TRAINING/OVERDOSE PREVENTION WORKSHOP

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR TO HOST NARCAN TRAINING/OVERDOSE PREVENTION WORKSHOP

 

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Hewlett Fire Department – 25 Franklin Ave., Hewlett

 

You can save the life of a loved one from overdos...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: February 4, 2020

PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO APRIL 2, 2020

On January 2nd, the County released a new assessment roll for the 2021-2022 year. Despite the rapidly approaching grievance deadline, many residents have not yet received new Notices of Tentative Assessment, leaving them with just a little over a month to...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: February 3, 2020

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR TO HOST PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE WORKSHOPS IN 6TH LD

Wednesday

February 19, 2020

7:00 Pm to 8:45 PM

Lynbrook Public Library

 56 Eldert St., Lynbrook

Tuesday

February 25, 2020

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Malverne Village Hall

 99 Church St., Malverne

Legislator Bill Gaylor is hosting 2020 Property Tax Assessm...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: February 3, 2020

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR ATTENDS LYNBROOK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE INSTALLATION DINNER

Nassau County Legislator Bill Gaylor recently attended the Lynbrook Chamber of Commerce Awards and Installation Dinner at Temple Am-Echad in Lynbrook and presented awards to the honorees.

Shown in photo above, left to right: Steven Freifeld, Lynbrook Educa...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: January 31, 2020

LEGISLATURE ANNOUNCES HEARING IN RESPONSE TO THE DEATH OF THOMAS VALVA

LEGISLATURE ANNOUNCES HEARING IN RESPONSE TO THE DEATH OF THOMAS VALVA

Following the tragic death of Suffolk County’s Thomas Valva, the Nassau County Legislature announced that they will hold a special public hearing of the Health Committee to as...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: January 30, 2020

LEGISLATURE INTRODUCES RESOLUTION EXTENDING TAX GRIEVANCE DEADLINE

The Nassau County Legislature has introduced a resolution to extend the deadline of the Property Tax Assessment Grievance Period until April 1st.

On January 2nd, the County released a new assessment roll for the 2021-2022 year. Despite the rapidly approach...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: January 30, 2020

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR HOLDS TOWN HALL MEETING IN VALLEY STREAM

On Tuesday, January 28th, Legislator Bill Gaylor held a town hall style meeting in Valley Stream to answer questions and listen to residents’ concerns. He was joined by representatives from the Nassau County Police Department’s 5th Pre...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: January 27, 2020

LEGISLATOR GAYLORIS HOSTING A TOWN HALL MEETING IN VALLEY STREAM

LEGISLATOR GAYLORIS HOSTING A 

TOWN HALL MEETING IN VALLEY STREAM 

Nassau County Legislator Bill Gaylor is hosting a Town Hall Meeting in Valley Stream to answer residents’ questions and discuss their concerns about county-relate...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: January 17, 2020

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR SWEARS IN PRESIDENT OF FRANKLIN SQUARE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR SWEARS IN PRESIDENT OF 

FRANKLIN SQUARE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

Nassau County Legislator Bill Gaylor joined with fellow Legislator Vincent Muscarella to help swear in Lisa Dellipizzi, the new president of the Franklin Square Chamber o...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: January 17, 2020

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR PROUDLY HONORS VALLEY STREAM TROOP 109 EAGLE SCOUTS

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR PROUDLY HONORS 

VALLEY STREAM TROOP 109 EAGLE SCOUTS

Nassau County Legislator Bill Gaylor recently attended the Valley Stream Boy Scout Troop 109 Eagle Scout Court of Honor at Grace United Methodist Church in Valley Stream to pres...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: January 15, 2020

LEGISLATURE PASSES S.A.F.E.R. GRANT TO INCREASE FIRE DEPARTMENT FUNDS

LEGISLATURE PASSES S.A.F.E.R. GRANT 

TO INCREASE FIRE DEPARTMENT FUNDS 

On Monday, January 13th, the Nassau County Legislature held their first committee meeting of 2020, and passed funding for Nassau’s volunteer fire departments...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: January 15, 2020

BILL GAYLOR SWORN IN FOR NEW TERM AS NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATOR

BILL GAYLOR SWORN IN FOR NEW 

TERM AS NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATOR 

On Monday, January 13th, Legislator Bill Gaylor was sworn in for a new term in the Nassau County Legislature for the 13th Legislative Session. Nassau County Clerk Maureen O&am...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: December 18, 2019

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR ATTENDS DEDICATION OF JOHN J. CIOTTI MEETING ROOM

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR ATTENDS DEDICATION OF JOHN J. CIOTTI MEETING ROOM 

On Monday, December 10th, Legislator C. William Gaylor III joined with the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature and the family of the late Legislator John J. Ciotti t...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: December 4, 2019

Toys for Tots

Nassau County Legislator Bill Gaylor has teamed up with the

United States Marine Corps for the Toys for Tots Holiday Gift Drive.

New, unwrapped toys will be collected until

MONDAY, DECEMBER 16TH

Toys for Tots Holiday Gift Drive drop-off boxes for new, unwrapp...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: December 4, 2019

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR JOINS KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS IN LIGHTING OF CRÈCHE

Nassau County Legislator Bill Gaylor recently joined with members of the Knights of Columbus St Mary-Maris Stella Council #2228 to celebrate the lighting of the Lynbrook creche at the Knights of Columbus building on Hempstead Avenue.

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: November 27, 2019

LEGISLATURE VOTES TO CREATE OFFICE OF CRIME VICTIM ADVOCATE

Last month, the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature added amendments to the County Executive’s Budget to create an Office of Crime Victim Advocates to aid victims and witnesses of violent crimes in Nassau County. Today, the Legislat...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: November 4, 2019

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR ANNOUNCES THAT THE NUMC MAMMOGRAPHY VAN IS COMING TO OUR AREA

 Thursday, November 14, 2019 • 8:15 AM to 11:45 AM •

Malverne American Legion Post #44 – 250 Franklin Ave., Malverne

Legislator Bill Gaylor is sponsoring the Nassau University Medical Center Mobile Mammography ...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: October 23, 2019

LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH STATE ASSEMBLY TO ANNOUNCE REASSESSMENT RELIEF CREDIT

Assemblyman Ed Ra has introduced new legislation in the State Assembly to address the unfair burden placed on residents whose taxes will go down, but will continue to pay more than their fair share of property taxes because of the proposed five year phase...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: October 22, 2019

HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY HALLOWEEN REMEMBER THESE IMPORTANT SAFETY TIPS

Halloween brings jack-o-lanterns, whimsical costumes, and visits from young neighbors in disguise. Legislator Bill Gaylor and the Nassau County Department of Health offer these Halloween Safety Tips to help keep this holiday safe and enjoyable for everyon...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: October 22, 2019

PLEASE DONATE BLOOD - NEW YORK BLOOD CENTER ISSUES URGENT CALL FOR DONORS

REGION’S BLOOD SUPPLY HAS NEVER BEEN LOWER Critical blood shortage stems from decline in donor base and increased demand for blood

New York’s blood supply has never been lower, and New York Blood Center (NYBC) is urgently calli...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: October 16, 2019

MINORITY CAUCUS FAILS TO OVERRIDE VETO OF “ASSESSMENT BILL OF RIGHTS”

Earlier this Summer, the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature introduced a number of bills meant to help improve fairness and transparency in the County Executive’s Assessment Process. After passing the full Legislature, the County E...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: October 16, 2019

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR DELIVERS CHECK TO VILLAGE OF MALVERNE FOR POLICE RADAR

On Saturday, October 12th, Legislator Bill Gaylor joined with Village of Malverne officials to present them with a check for $30,000 from Nassau County for Police Radar Equipment for the Village. The money was procured by Legislator Gaylor for the Village...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: October 15, 2019

MAJORITY INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO CLARIFY DECEPTIVE ASSESSMENT NOTICES

In response to misleading notices that the Assessment Review Commission (ARC) is sending to individuals challenging their taxes, the Nassau County Legislative Majority has introduced a local law that will protect the rights of the residents and make the n...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: October 2, 2019

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR ATTENDS LYNBROOK FD VULCAN COMPANY INSTALLATION CEREMONY

On September 29th, Legislator Bill Gaylor attended the Lynbrook Fire Department’s Vulcan Chemical and Host Company #2 annual Installation ceremony. Legislator Gaylor honored their incoming Captain and three other members of the company for their...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: October 2, 2019

GAYLOR ATTENDS MALVERNE FALL FEST

Nassau County Legislator Bill Gaylor recently attended the Malverne Fall Fest in the Village of Malverne on Hempstead Avenue.

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: October 2, 2019

GAYLOR AND POLICE COMMUNITY COUNCIL ATTEND VALLEY STREAM FALL FEST

Nassau County Legislator Bill Gaylor and the members of his 6th District Police Commissioner’s Community Council, set up a table at the Valley Stream Community Fest on Rockaway Avenue in Valley Stream. Legislator Gaylor met with many residents t...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: October 2, 2019

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE HONORS POLICE MEDIC TOP COPS FOR SEPTEMBER

Nassau County Legislator Bill Gaylor and the members of the Nassau County Legislature honored three Police Medics and four Nassau County Police Officers for saving the life of a 13-year-old girl who was found not breathing at her home in Westbury. After p...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: September 27, 2019

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE HONORS TOP COPS FOR SEPTEMBER

On September 23rd, Legislator Bill Gaylor and the members of the Nassau County Legislature honored the four police officers who responded to last month’s active shooter at Roosevelt Middle School in Roosevelt. The Legislature honored Police Offi...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: September 26, 2019

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR ATTENDS POW MIA EVENT

Nassau County Legislator Bill Gaylor recently joined with other Legislators and elected officials to attend the Prisoner of War/Missing in Action Ceremony at Eisenhower Park.

The event was hosted by the Nassau County Veterans Service Agency. Legislator Gay...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: September 26, 2019

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR ATTENDS LONG ISLAND SHIELDS EVENT

Nassau County Legislator Bill Gaylor recently attended the meeting of the Long Island Shields at the Coral House in Baldwin. The Long Island Shields are a fraternal organization of retired peace, police and law enforcement officers.

Shown in photo above: L...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: September 26, 2019

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR ATTENDS LYNBROOK KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS MEETING

Nassau County Legislator Bill Gaylor was on hand at the Lynbrook Knights of Columbus St. Mary’s/Maris Council #2228 meeting to honor the Knights of Columbus’ Honorary Members and Honorary Life Members.

The Honorary Members are at least ...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: September 24, 2019

LEGISLATURE PASSES ASSESSMENT BILL OF RIGHTS

After announcing a series of reforms called the “Assessment Bill of Rights” earlier this summer, Legislator Bill Gaylor and the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature are proud to announce the legislative passage of these bil...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: September 18, 2019

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR AND PBA HAND OUT BACKPACKS TO SCHOOL KIDS

On September 5th, Legislator Bill Gaylor joined with James McDermott, President of the Nassau County Police Benevolent Association (PBA), to hand out free backpacks to kids from Wheeler Avenue Elementary School in Valley Stream.

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: September 16, 2019

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR ATTENDS MALVERNE AMERICAN LEGION INSTALLATION CEREMONY

On September 15th, Legislator Bill Gaylor (center) joined with Malverne Village Officials for the American Legion Post 44 Joint Installation of Officers. The event was held at the Malverne Post’s Legion Hall on Franklin Avenue.

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: September 16, 2019

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR ATTENDS RIBBON CUTTING OF HOME HELPERS OF NORTH VALLEY STREAM

On September 13th, Nassau County Legislator C. William Gaylor III joined the Valley Stream Chamber of Commerce and Assemblywoman Michaelle C. Solages for the ribbon cutting of the new office of Home Helpers of North Valley Stream, on Sunrise Highway in Va...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: September 16, 2019

LEGISLATORS CALL FOR COUNTY EXECUTIVE TO INCLUDE SOUTH SHORE BUS LINES IN EXECUTIVE BUDGET PROPOSAL

LEGISLATORS CALL FOR COUNTY EXECUTIVE TO INCLUDE 

SOUTH SHORE BUS LINES IN EXECUTIVE BUDGET PROPOSAL

Since 2017, 10 bus routes for the Nassau Inter County Express (NICE) have been cut following a reduction in millions of dollars o...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: September 12, 2019

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR TO HOST TWO FREE CHILD CAR SEAT SAFETY INSPECTIONS

Nassau County Legislator Bill Gaylor is hosting two Child Car Seat Safety Inspection events and invites all parents, grandparents and caregivers to have their child car seats inspected for proper installation.

Chris Mistron, Director of Nassau County Traff...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: September 9, 2019

S.T.O.P. HAZARDOUS HOUSEHOLD WASTE COLLECTION PROGRAM

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2019

8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Valley Stream State Park - Fletcher Ave., Valley Stream

Nassau County Legislator Bill Gaylor is pleased to announce that the Town of Hempstead Stop Throwing Out Pollutants Hazardous Waste Collection Program (S.T.O...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: September 5, 2019

SCHOOL IS OPEN – DRIVE CAREFULLY!

Nassau County Legislator Bill Gaylor would like to remind drivers to be extra cautious when driving now that school is open, especially when driving in school zones.

School zones are areas marked off near all schools. These areas usually have slower speed ...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: August 27, 2019

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR AND THE COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT OFFER SAFETY TIPS TO PREVENT STOLEN CARS

LEGISLATOR BILL GAYLOR AND THE 

NASSAU COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT OFFER 

SAFETY TIPS TO PREVENT STOLEN CARS 

AND LARCENIES FROM VEHICLES

Legislator Bill Gaylor and the Nassau County Police Department would like to alert the public tha...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: August 21, 2019

LEGISLATURE INTRODUCES BILLS PROVIDING ADDITIONAL MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES FOR POLICE AND CORRECTIONS

In the wake of the 9th New York Police Department (NYPD) officer to die by suicide this year, Legislator C. William Gaylor III and the Nassau County Legislative Majority joined with members of the Nassau County Police Benevolent Association (PBA), Detecti...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: August 19, 2019

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR HONORS KIWANIANS OF THE YEAR AT “A TASTE OF VALLEY STREAM”

Nassau County Legislator Bill Gaylor recently attended the Valley Stream Kiwanis event “A Taste of Valley Stream” held at the American Legion Post on Roosevelt Avenue.

The event featured a delicious variety of food from many local busin...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: August 19, 2019

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR ATTENDS PAKISTANI INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION

On August 14th, Nassau County Legislator Bill Gaylor (second from left) attended the Pakistani Independence Day Celebration in the Legislative Chambers of the Nassau County Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Building. The event was hosted by the...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: August 14, 2019

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR HOLDS TOWN HALL MEETING IN MALVERNE

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR HOLDS 

TOWN HALL MEETING IN MALVERNE

On August 8th, Legislator Bill Gaylor (left), held a town hall meeting at Malverne Village Hall. The meeting was also attended by members of the Nassau County Department of Public Works. Among ...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: August 14, 2019

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR HONORS VALLEY STREAM AQUATIC TEAM

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR HONORS 

VALLEY STREAM AQUATIC TEAM

Nassau County Legislator Bill Gaylor (top photo, with microphone), honored the Valley Stream Aquatic Team at their annual water show at Arthur J. Hendrickson Park in Valley Stream. The theme of t...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: August 14, 2019

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR ATTENDS EAGLE SCOUT COURT OF HONOR IN MALVERNE

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR ATTENDS EAGLE SCOUT COURT OF HONOR IN MALVERNE

On August 8th, Legislator Bill Gaylor joined Troop 24 of the Boy Scouts of America for their Eagle Scout Court of Honor at the Malverne American Legion Hall. The Court of Honor included Nicho...

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Legislative District 06
Posted on: August 14, 2019

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR ANNOUNCES IMPROVEMENTS TO LYNBROOK ROADS

LEGISLATOR GAYLOR ANNOUNCES IMPROVEMENTS TO LYNBROOK ROADS

In conjunction with the Nassau County Department of Public Works, Legislator C. William Gaylor III is pleased to announce the completed and upcoming road improvements that will be happening in Lynb...

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Legislative District 06

News Flash

Posted on: July 30, 2020

LEGISLATURE TO RENAME COUNTY POLICE HEADQUARTERS AFTER FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN POLICE COMMISSIONER

The Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature held a press conference on July 30th, to announce the naming of the Nassau County Police Department headquarters building after former Police Commissioner William J. Willett. Commissioner Willett, who s...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: July 23, 2020

KOPEL JOINS WITH VILLAGE OFFICIALS TO ANNOUNCE THEIR PARTICIPATION IN THE BLUE RIBBON CAMPAIGN

On July 23rd, Deputy Presiding Officer Howard Kopel joined with Town of Hempstead Councilman Anthony D’Esposito, East Rockaway Mayor Bruno Romano, Lawrence Mayor Alex H. Edelman, Rockville Centre Mayor Francis X. Murray, Cedarhurst Mayor Ben Wei...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: July 1, 2020

NASSAU LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH NCPD AND NYPD TO UNVEIL COMMUNITY INITIATIVE IN SUPPORT LAW ENFORCENT

As the Nassau County Police Department and thousands of NYPD officers living on Long Island continue to battle an anti-police sentiment coupled with calls to “defund the police,” the Nassau County Legislature joined with local communit...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: June 4, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE ASKS GOVERNOR TO ALLOW OUTDOOR GRADUATION CEREMONIES

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE ASKS GOVERNOR TO ALLOW OUTDOOR GRADUATION CEREMONIES

Urges Him to Change Guidelines for Public Pools

Following the State guidance that was sent out regarding Graduation ceremonies, Presiding Officer Richard Nicolello sent ...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: May 21, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE LEADS VIRTUAL FOOD DONATION RAISES MORE THAN 5,000 LBS. OF FOOD

Last month, the Nassau County Legislature Majority Caucus joined with Long Island Cares-The Harry Chapin Food Bank to host a virtual food drive in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the increased demand for donations.

The drive allowed users to shop for...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: May 18, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH SCOUTS AND VETERANS TO KICK OFF MEMORIAL DAY INITIATIVE

As we endure another month of the COVID-19 pandemic, an announcement was recently made that residents would not be able to place American flags on graves at military cemeteries for Memorial Day, most notably Calverton National Cemetery in Suffolk County. ...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: May 4, 2020

LEGISLATURE HOLDS EMERGENCY VOTE TO ACCEPT FUNDS TO HELP COVID-19 OUTBREAK RELATED PROGRAMS

The Nassau County Legislature held an emergency vote today to approve financial assistance from the federal government to help with COVID-19 related programs. Under the federal CARES Act, Nassau County will receive $12,775,244 from the Department of Housi...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: April 20, 2020

Legislation goes to County Executive’s Desk for Signature or Veto

LEGISLATURE PASSES BILL TO GIVE RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES UNTIL JUNE 11TH TO PAY PROPERTY TAXES WITHOUT INTEREST OR PENALTIES 

Legislation goes to County Executive’s Desk for Signature or Veto

As Nassau residents and businesses struggle to...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: April 17, 2020

MAJORITY INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO GIVE RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES UNTIL JUNE 11 TO PAY PROPERTY TAX

As Nassau residents and businesses struggle to cope with the financial hardships caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, which has halted almost all economic activity in the county, Majority Legislators have submitted an emergency resolution to give residents an...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: March 24, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY REQUEST FOR MEDICAL SUPPLIES

Deputy Presiding Officer Howard J. Kopel would like to inform the public that Nassau County is accepting donations of medical supplies during this unprecedented National State of Emergency.

DONATIONS OF THE BELOW MEDICAL SUPPLIES IN 

UNOPENED BOXES...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: March 3, 2020

LEGISLATOR KOPEL TO HOST PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE WORKSHOP IN 7TH LD

Deputy Presiding Officer Howard J. Kopel is hosting a Property Tax Assessment Grievance Workshop for all homeowners who disagree with the assessed value of their home as indicated on the 2021-2022 Tentative Notice of Assessment.  At the workshop,...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: February 25, 2020

LEGISLATURE CELEBRATES BLACK HISTORY MONTH, HONOR BLACK LEADERS

On Monday, February 24th, the Nassau County Legislature honored two community leaders as part of its Black History Month celebration. Each of the honorees have made significant contributions to making Nassau County the great community it is today.

The hono...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: February 25, 2020

BILL REQUIRING QUARTERLY CRIME REPORTS FROM NCPD PASSES LEGISLATURE

After introducing legislation earlier this month to require the Nassau County Police Department to produce a quarterly crime report on statistics relating to the effect of cashless bail in Nassau County, and after holding a hearing on the issue on Februar...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: February 10, 2020

LEGISLATIVE MAJORITY INTRODUCES BILL REQUIRING QUARTERLY CRIME REPORTS

The Legislative Majority Caucus will be holding a hearing on the ill-conceived Criminal Justice Reform passed by New York State. The so-called reform has led to suspects charged with serious crimes being released all over the state. In Nassau County, Poli...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: February 7, 2020

LEGISLATOR KOPEL TO HOST PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE WORKSHOP IN 7TH LD

legislator KOPEL to host property TAX ASSESSMENT grievance workshop in 7th LD

 

Thursday, february 20th – 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Rockville Centre Recreation Center

111 North Oceanside Rd., Rockville Centre

Deputy Presiding Officer Howar...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: February 4, 2020

PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO APRIL 2, 2020

On January 2nd, the County released a new assessment roll for the 2021-2022 year. Despite the rapidly approaching grievance deadline, many residents have not yet received new Notices of Tentative Assessment, leaving them with just a little over a month to...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: February 3, 2020

KOPEL ATTENDS OCEANSIDE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE COCKTAIL RECEPTION

Deputy Presiding Officer Howard Kopel attended the Oceanside Chamber of Commerce Cocktail Reception on Thursday January 30th at Kombert Caterers of Oceanside and honored “Citizen of the Year” Brian Driscoll and “Business of t...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: January 30, 2020

LEGISLATURE INTRODUCES RESOLUTION EXTENDING TAX GRIEVANCE DEADLINE

The Nassau County Legislature has introduced a resolution to extend the deadline of the Property Tax Assessment Grievance Period until April 1st.

On January 2nd, the County released a new assessment roll for the 2021-2022 year. Despite the rapidly approach...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: January 27, 2020

LEGISLATORS CALL FOR INVESTIGATION INTO NASSAU COUNTY COMPTROLLER’S OFFICE

Majority members stood today to call for an investigation by the State Comptroller and Nassau Inspector General into the Nassau County Comptroller’s Office.

In October of 2019, Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman’s Office had falle...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: January 15, 2020

LEGISLATURE PASSES S.A.F.E.R. GRANT TO INCREASE FIRE DEPARTMENT FUNDS

LEGISLATURE PASSES S.A.F.E.R. GRANT 

TO INCREASE FIRE DEPARTMENT FUNDS 

On Monday, January 13th, the Nassau County Legislature held their first committee meeting of 2020, and passed funding for Nassau’s volunteer fire departments...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: January 15, 2020

HOWARD KOPEL SWORN IN FOR NEW TERM AS NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATOR

HOWARD KOPEL SWORN IN FOR NEW 

TERM AS NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATOR 

On Monday, January 13th, Deputy Presiding Officer Howard Kopel was sworn in for a new term in the Nassau County Legislature for the 13th Legislative Session. Nassau County Cl...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: December 18, 2019

LEGISLATOR KOPEL ATTENDS DEDICATION OF JOHN J. CIOTTI MEETING ROOM

LEGISLATOR KOPEL ATTENDS DEDICATION 

OF JOHN J. CIOTTI MEETING ROOM 

On Monday, December 10th, Deputy Presiding Officer Howard J. Kopel joined with the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature and the family of the late Legislator ...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: December 5, 2019

Toys for Tots

Nassau County Legislator Howard J. Kopel has teamed up with the

United States Marine Corps for the Toys for Tots Holiday Gift Drive.

New, unwrapped toys will be collected until

MONDAY, DECEMBER 16TH

Toys for Tots Holiday Gift Drive drop-off boxes for new, unw...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: November 27, 2019

LEGISLATURE VOTES TO CREATE OFFICE OF CRIME VICTIM ADVOCATE

Last month, the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature added amendments to the County Executive’s Budget to create an Office of Crime Victim Advocates to aid victims and witnesses of violent crimes in Nassau County. Today, the Legislat...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: October 23, 2019

LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH STATE ASSEMBLY TO ANNOUNCE REASSESSMENT RELIEF CREDIT

Assemblyman Ed Ra has introduced new legislation in the State Assembly to address the unfair burden placed on residents whose taxes will go down, but will continue to pay more than their fair share of property taxes because of the proposed five year phase...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: October 22, 2019

HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY HALLOWEEN REMEMBER THESE IMPORTANT SAFETY TIPS

Halloween brings jack-o-lanterns, whimsical costumes, and visits from young neighbors in disguise. Legislator Howard J. Kopel and the Nassau County Department of Health offer these Halloween Safety Tips to help keep this holiday safe and enjoyable for eve...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: October 22, 2019

PLEASE DONATE BLOOD - NEW YORK BLOOD CENTER ISSUES URGENT CALL FOR DONORS

REGION’S BLOOD SUPPLY HAS NEVER BEEN LOWER Critical blood shortage stems from decline in donor base                      and increased de...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: October 16, 2019

MINORITY CAUCUS FAILS TO OVERRIDE VETO OF “ASSESSMENT BILL OF RIGHTS”

Earlier this Summer, the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature introduced a number of bills meant to help improve fairness and transparency in the County Executive’s Assessment Process. After passing the full Legislature, the County E...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: September 24, 2019

LEGISLATOR KOPEL SPEAKS WITH LOCAL VILLAGE BOARDS

Deputy Presiding Officer Howard J. Kopel recently met with local village boards to discuss concerns, project updates and other issues happening in the community.

 On September 9th, 2019, Deputy Presiding Officer Kopel met with Rockville Centre May...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: September 24, 2019

LEGISLATURE PASSES ASSESSMENT BILL OF RIGHTS

After announcing a series of reforms called the “Assessment Bill of Rights” earlier this summer, Deputy Presiding Officer Howard Kopel and the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature are proud to announce the legislative passa...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: September 16, 2019

LEGISLATORS CALL FOR COUNTY EXECUTIVE TO INCLUDE SOUTH SHORE BUS LINES IN EXECUTIVE BUDGET PROPOSAL

Since 2017, 10 bus routes for the Nassau Inter County Express (NICE) have been cut following a reduction in millions of dollars of county funding. Many of the resulting bus routes that were cut provided the only viable source of public transportation for ...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: September 12, 2019

TRAVEL ADVISORY: NEW TRAFFIC PATTERN SCHEDULED FOR BAY BOULEVARD AT NASSAU EXPRESSWAY INTERSECTION

TRAVEL ADVISORY: NEW TRAFFIC PATTERN SCHEDULED FOR 

BAY BOULEVARD AT NASSAU EXPRESSWAY INTERSECTION

 

Motorists should expect a new traffic pattern on Bay Boulevard near Route 878 (Nassau Expressway) in the town of Hempstead, Nassau County.

B...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: September 9, 2019

S.T.O.P. HAZARDOUS HOUSEHOLD WASTE COLLECTION PROGRAM

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2019

8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Valley Stream State Park - Fletcher Ave., Valley Stream

Deputy Presiding Officer Howard J. Kopel is pleased to announce that the Town of Hempstead Stop Throwing Out Pollutants Hazardous Waste Collection Program (S...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: September 9, 2019

DEPUTY PRESIDING OFFICER KOPEL ATTENDS 5K RUN AND FAMILY WALK AT SUNNY ATLANTIC BEACH CLUB

On Sunday, September 1st, Deputy Presiding Officer Howard Kopel joined with Cal Nathan, President of the Community Chest South Shore (CCSS) for their 5k Run & Family Walk at Sunny Atlantic Beach Club in Atlantic Beach.

“Thank you to the many ...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: September 5, 2019

SCHOOL IS OPEN – DRIVE CAREFULLY!

Deputy Presiding Officer Howard J. Kopel would like to remind drivers to be extra cautious when driving now that school is open, especially when driving in school zones.

School zones are areas marked off near all schools. These areas usually have slower sp...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: August 27, 2019

LEGISLATOR KOPEL AND THE COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT OFFER SAFETY TIPS TO PREVENT STOLEN CARS

LEGISLATOR HOWARD J. KOPEL AND THE 

NASSAU COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT OFFER 

SAFETY TIPS TO PREVENT STOLEN CARS 

AND LARCENIES FROM VEHICLES

Legislator Howard J. Kopel and the Nassau County Police Department would like to alert the pu...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: August 15, 2019

NARCAN TRAINING/OVERDOSE PREVENTION COMMUNITY FORUM

NARCAN TRAINING/OVERDOSE PREVENTION COMMUNITY FORUM

YOU CAN SAVE A LOVED ONE FROM OVERDOSE!

 

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 25th – 6:45 PM to 8:45 PM

Oceanside Library – 30 Davison Ave., Oceanside

Every day, at least one Long Islander ...

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Legislative District 07

News Flash

Posted on: July 30, 2020

LEGISLATURE TO RENAME COUNTY POLICE HEADQUARTERS AFTER FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN POLICE COMMISSIONER

The Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature held a press conference on July 30th, to announce the naming of the Nassau County Police Department headquarters building after former Police Commissioner William J. Willett. Commissioner Willett, who s...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: July 1, 2020

NASSAU LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH NCPD AND NYPD TO UNVEIL COMMUNITY INITIATIVE IN SUPPORT LAW ENFORCENT

As the Nassau County Police Department and thousands of NYPD officers living on Long Island continue to battle an anti-police sentiment coupled with calls to “defund the police,” the Nassau County Legislature joined with local communit...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: June 4, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE ASKS GOVERNOR TO ALLOW OUTDOOR GRADUATION CEREMONIES

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE ASKS GOVERNOR TO ALLOW OUTDOOR GRADUATION CEREMONIES

Urges Him to Change Guidelines for Public Pools

Following the State guidance that was sent out regarding Graduation ceremonies, Presiding Officer Richard Nicolello sent ...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: May 21, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE LEADS VIRTUAL FOOD DONATION RAISES MORE THAN 5,000 LBS. OF FOOD

Last month, the Nassau County Legislature Majority Caucus joined with Long Island Cares-The Harry Chapin Food Bank to host a virtual food drive in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the increased demand for donations.

The drive allowed users to shop for...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: May 18, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH SCOUTS AND VETERANS TO KICK OFF MEMORIAL DAY INITIATIVE

As we endure another month of the COVID-19 pandemic, an announcement was recently made that residents would not be able to place American flags on graves at military cemeteries for Memorial Day, most notably Calverton National Cemetery in Suffolk County. ...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: May 4, 2020

LEGISLATURE HOLDS EMERGENCY VOTE TO ACCEPT FUNDS TO HELP COVID-19 OUTBREAK RELATED PROGRAMS

The Nassau County Legislature held an emergency vote today to approve financial assistance from the federal government to help with COVID-19 related programs. Under the federal CARES Act, Nassau County will receive $12,775,244 from the Department of Housi...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: April 20, 2020

LEGISLATURE PASSES BILL TO GIVE RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES UNTIL JUNE 11TH TO PAY PROPERTY TAXES

As Nassau residents and businesses struggle to cope with the financial hardships caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, which has halted almost all economic activity in the county, Majority Legislators have passed an emergency resolution to give residents and b...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: April 17, 2020

MAJORITY INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO GIVE RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES UNTIL JUNE 11 TO PAY PROPERTY TAX

As Nassau residents and businesses struggle to cope with the financial hardships caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, which has halted almost all economic activity in the county, Majority Legislators have submitted an emergency resolution to give residents an...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: March 24, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY REQUEST FOR MEDICAL SUPPLIES

Nassau County Legislator Vincent Muscarella would like to inform the public that Nassau County is accepting donations of medical supplies during this unprecedented National State of Emergency.

DONATIONS OF THE BELOW MEDICAL SUPPLIES IN 

UNOPENED BO...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: March 3, 2020

LEGISLATOR MUSCARELLA TO HOST A PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE WORKSHOP IN 8TH LD

Legislator Vincent Muscarella is hosting another 2020 Property Tax Assessment Grievance Workshop for all homeowners who disagree with the assessed value of their home as indicated on the 2021-2022 Tentative Notice of Assessment.  At the workshop,...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: February 25, 2020

LEGISLATURE CELEBRATES BLACK HISTORY MONTH, HONOR BLACK LEADERS

On Monday, February 24th, the Nassau County Legislature honored two community leaders as part of its Black History Month celebration. Each of the honorees have made significant contributions to making Nassau County the great community it is today.

The hono...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: February 25, 2020

BILL REQUIRING QUARTERLY CRIME REPORTS FROM NCPD PASSES LEGISLATURE

After introducing legislation earlier this month to require the Nassau County Police Department to produce a quarterly crime report on statistics relating to the effect of cashless bail in Nassau County, and after holding a hearing on the issue on Februar...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: February 10, 2020

LEGISLATIVE MAJORITY INTRODUCES BILL REQUIRING QUARTERLY CRIME REPORTS

The Legislative Majority Caucus will be holding a hearing on the ill-conceived Criminal Justice Reform passed by New York State. The so-called reform has led to suspects charged with serious crimes being released all over the state. In Nassau County, Poli...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: February 4, 2020

PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO APRIL 2, 2020

On January 2nd, the County released a new assessment roll for the 2021-2022 year. Despite the rapidly approaching grievance deadline, many residents have not yet received new Notices of Tentative Assessment, leaving them with just a little over a month to...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: February 3, 2020

LEGISLATOR MUSCARELLA TO HOST PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE WORKSHOPS IN 8TH LD

Tuesday

February 18, 2020

7:00 Pm to 8:30 PM

Floral Park Public Library

 17 Caroline Pl., Floral Park

Friday

February 28, 2020

10:00 am to 12:00 Noon

Franklin Square Public Library

19 Lincoln Rd., Franklin Square

Legislator Vincent Muscarella is hosting 20...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: January 30, 2020

LEGISLATURE INTRODUCES RESOLUTION EXTENDING TAX GRIEVANCE DEADLINE

The Nassau County Legislature has introduced a resolution to extend the deadline of the Property Tax Assessment Grievance Period until April 1st.

On January 2nd, the County released a new assessment roll for the 2021-2022 year. Despite the rapidly approach...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: January 17, 2020

LEGISLATOR MUSCARELLA SWEARS IN PRESIDENT OF FRANKLIN SQUARE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

LEGISLATOR MUSCARELLA SWEARS IN PRESIDENT OF

 FRANKLIN SQUARE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

Nassau County Legislator Vincent Muscarella joined with fellow Legislator Bill Gaylor to help swear in Lisa Dellipizzi, the new president of the Franklin Square Chamb...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: January 15, 2020

LEGISLATURE PASSES S.A.F.E.R. GRANT TO INCREASE FIRE DEPARTMENT FUNDS

LEGISLATURE PASSES S.A.F.E.R. GRANT 

TO INCREASE FIRE DEPARTMENT FUNDS 

On Monday, January 13th, the Nassau County Legislature held their first committee meeting of 2020, and passed funding for Nassau’s volunteer fire departments...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: January 15, 2020

HOWARD KOPEL SWORN IN FOR NEW TERM AS NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATOR

HOWARD KOPEL SWORN IN FOR NEW 

TERM AS NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATOR 

On Monday, January 13th, Legislator Vincent Muscarella was sworn in for a new term in the Nassau County Legislature for the 13th Legislative Session. Nassau County Clerk Maur...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: December 5, 2019

Toys for Tots

Nassau County Legislator Vincent Muscarella has teamed up with the

United States Marine Corps for the Toys for Tots Holiday Gift Drive.

New, unwrapped toys will be collected until

MONDAY, DECEMBER 16TH

Toys for Tots Holiday Gift Drive drop-off boxes for new, ...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: November 27, 2019

LEGISLATURE VOTES TO CREATE OFFICE OF CRIME VICTIM ADVOCATE

Last month, the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature added amendments to the County Executive’s Budget to create an Office of Crime Victim Advocates to aid victims and witnesses of violent crimes in Nassau County. Today, the Legislat...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: October 30, 2019

LEGISLATORS HONOR 40 YEAR MEMBERS OF FLORAL PARK FD ALERT ENGINE COMPANY

Nassau County Legislator Vincent Muscarella and Presiding Officer Rich Nicolello honored two 40-year members of the Alert Engine Company in Floral Park for their service to the Floral Park community and the Floral Park Fire Department. The two members, Ke...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: October 23, 2019

LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH STATE ASSEMBLY TO ANNOUNCE REASSESSMENT RELIEF CREDIT

Assemblyman Ed Ra has introduced new legislation in the State Assembly to address the unfair burden placed on residents whose taxes will go down, but will continue to pay more than their fair share of property taxes because of the proposed five year phase...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: October 22, 2019

HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY HALLOWEEN REMEMBER THESE IMPORTANT SAFETY TIPS

HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY HALLOWEEN

 REMEMBER THESE IMPORTANT SAFETY TIPS

Halloween brings jack-o-lanterns, whimsical costumes, and visits from young neighbors in disguise. Legislator Vincent Muscarella and the Nassau County Department of Health offer ...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: October 22, 2019

PLEASE DONATE BLOOD - NEW YORK BLOOD CENTER ISSUES URGENT CALL FOR DONORS

REGION’S BLOOD SUPPLY HAS NEVER BEEN LOWER 

Critical blood shortage stems from decline in donor base and increased demand for blood

New York’s blood supply has never been lower, and New York Blood Center (NYBC) is urgently calli...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: October 16, 2019

MINORITY CAUCUS FAILS TO OVERRIDE VETO OF “ASSESSMENT BILL OF RIGHTS”

Earlier this Summer, the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature introduced a number of bills meant to help improve fairness and transparency in the County Executive’s Assessment Process. After passing the full Legislature, the County E...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: October 3, 2019

ARE YOU PREPARED? HURRICANE PREPAREDNESS COMMUNITY FORUM

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18TH – 1:00 PM TO 2:00 PM

Floral Park Public Library – 17 Caroline Ave., Floral Park

Did you know that the Atlantic Hurricane Season continues from July 1st up until November 30th on here on Long Island? 

Nassau C...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: September 24, 2019

2019 PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS WORKSHOPS

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27th – 1:00 PM TO 2:30 PM

West Hempstead Public Library – 500 Hempstead Tpke., West Hempstead

 

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 2nd – 1:00 PM TO 2:30 PM

Garden City Senior Center – 6 Golf Club Ln., Garden ...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: September 12, 2019

LEGISLATOR MUSCARELLA ANNOUNCES THAT THE NUMC MAMMOGRAPHY VAN IS COMING TO OUR AREA

LEGISLATOR MUSCARELLA ANNOUNCES THAT THE 

NUMC MAMMOGRAPHY VAN IS COMING TO OUR AREA

 

 Thursday, October 17, 2019 • 8:15 AM to 11:45 AM •

Rath Park - 849 Fenworth Blvd., Franklin Square

Nassau County Legi...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: September 12, 2019

SENIOR SCAM PREVENTION COMMUNITY FORUMS

Don’t let scammers make you their next victim!

Nassau County Legislator Vincent Muscarella is hosting two Senior Scam Prevention Community Forums in the 8th Legislative District along with representatives from the Nassau County Police Department ...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: September 12, 2019

LEGISLATOR MUSCARELLA TO HOST FREE CHILD CAR SEAT SAFETY INSPECTION

THURsday, OCTOBER 3, 2019  •  9:30 AM to 11:30 AM

Rath Park – 849 Fenworth Blvd., Franklin Square

Nassau County Legislator Vincent Muscarella invites all parents, grandparents and caregivers to have their child ...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: September 5, 2019

SCHOOL IS OPEN – DRIVE CAREFULLY!

Nassau County Legislator Vincent Muscarella would like to remind drivers to be extra cautious when driving now that school is open, especially when driving in school zones.

School zones are areas marked off near all schools. These areas usually have slower...

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Legislative District 08
Posted on: August 27, 2019

LEGISLATOR MUSCARELLA AND THE COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT OFFER SAFETY TIPS TO PREVENT STOLEN CARS

LEGISLATOR VINCENT MUSCARELLA AND THE 

NASSAU COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT OFFER 

SAFETY TIPS TO PREVENT STOLEN CARS 

AND LARCENIES FROM VEHICLES

Legislator Vincent Muscarella and the Nassau County Police Department would like to alert ...

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Legislative District 08

News Flash

Posted on: August 10, 2020

NEW HYDE PARK STUDENTS PROVIDE SCHOOL SUPPLIES FOR FAMILIES IN NEED

Rising New Hyde Park Memorial students Saanvi Mirchandani and Khushi Shah undertook a major project to provide school supplies to needy students returning to school in the Fall. They raised over $5000 via a GoFundMe campaign and coordinated the purchase a...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: July 30, 2020

LEGISLATURE TO RENAME COUNTY POLICE HEADQUARTERS AFTER FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN POLICE COMMISSIONER

The Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature held a press conference on July 30th, to announce the naming of the Nassau County Police Department headquarters building after former Police Commissioner William J. Willett. Commissioner Willett, who s...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: July 1, 2020

NASSAU LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH NCPD AND NYPD TO UNVEIL COMMUNITY INITIATIVE IN SUPPORT LAW ENFORCENT

As the Nassau County Police Department and thousands of NYPD officers living on Long Island continue to battle an anti-police sentiment coupled with calls to “defund the police,” the Nassau County Legislature joined with local communit...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: June 4, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE ASKS GOVERNOR TO ALLOW OUTDOOR GRADUATION CEREMONIES

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE ASKS GOVERNOR TO ALLOW OUTDOOR GRADUATION CEREMONIES

Urges Him to Change Guidelines for Public Pools

Following the State guidance that was sent out regarding Graduation ceremonies, Presiding Officer Richard Nicolello sent ...

Read on...

Legislative District 09
Posted on: May 21, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE LEADS VIRTUAL FOOD DONATION RAISES MORE THAN 5,000 LBS. OF FOOD

Last month, the Nassau County Legislature Majority Caucus joined with Long Island Cares-The Harry Chapin Food Bank to host a virtual food drive in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the increased demand for donations.

The drive allowed users to shop for...

Read on...

Legislative District 09
Posted on: May 18, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH SCOUTS AND VETERANS TO KICK OFF MEMORIAL DAY INITIATIVE

As we endure another month of the COVID-19 pandemic, an announcement was recently made that residents would not be able to place American flags on graves at military cemeteries for Memorial Day, most notably Calverton National Cemetery in Suffolk County. ...

Read on...

Legislative District 09
Posted on: May 4, 2020

LEGISLATURE HOLDS EMERGENCY VOTE TO ACCEPT FUNDS TO HELP COVID-19 OUTBREAK RELATED PROGRAMS

The Nassau County Legislature held an emergency vote today to approve financial assistance from the federal government to help with COVID-19 related programs. Under the federal CARES Act, Nassau County will receive $12,775,244 from the Department of Housi...

Read on...

Legislative District 09
Posted on: April 20, 2020

MAJORITY INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO GIVE RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES UNTIL JUNE 11 TO PAY PROPERTY TAX

As Nassau residents and businesses struggle to cope with the financial hardships caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, which has halted almost all economic activity in the county, Majority Legislators have passed an emergency resolution to give residents and b...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: April 17, 2020

MAJORITY INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO GIVE RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES UNTIL JUNE 11 TO PAY PROPERTY TAX

As Nassau residents and businesses struggle to cope with the financial hardships caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, which has halted almost all economic activity in the county, Majority Legislators have submitted an emergency resolution to give residents an...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: April 15, 2020

TOWN AND COUNTY LEADERS CALL FOR EXTENSION OF COUNTY BUSINESS LICENSE RENEWAL DEADLINES FOR COVID19

Urge Governor Cuomo to Push Back School Tax Deadline to June 11th

As New York State battles the unprecedented public health crisis posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, the economic challenges faced by our residents and businesses cannot be overstated. Workers h...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: March 2, 2020

PRESIDING OFFICER NICOLELLO SECURES $50,000 COUNTY GRANT FOR ONDERDONK HOUSE

The Onderdonk house was originally built in 1836 for Kings County Judge Horatio Gates Onderdonk and his family. Almost 100 years later, the home was purchased by Levitt and Sons - the founders of the famed Levittown Developments - and used the building as...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: February 25, 2020

LEGISLATURE CELEBRATES BLACK HISTORY MONTH, HONOR BLACK LEADERS

On Monday, February 24th, the Nassau County Legislature honored two community leaders as part of its Black History Month celebration. Each of the honorees have made significant contributions to making Nassau County the great community it is today.

The hono...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: February 25, 2020

LEGISLATURE UNANIMOUSLY PASSES LAW REQUIRING NCPD TO PROVIDE QUARTERLY REPORTS ON CASHLESS BAIL

The Nassau County Legislature unanimously passed legislation requiring the Nassau County Police Department to produce a quarterly crime report on statistics relating to Albany’s ill-conceived criminal justice reform law. These new reports will p...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: February 18, 2020

PRESIDING OFFICER NICOLELLO CONGRATULATES MANHASSET REGENERON SCHOLARS

PRESIDING OFFICER NICOLELLO CONGRATULATES MANHASSET REGENERON SCHOLARS

 

Nassau County Legislature Presiding Officer Richard Nicolello attended the Manhasset School District’s Board of Education meeting to congratulate the four Manhasset ...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: February 10, 2020

LEGISLATIVE MAJORITY INTRODUCES BILL REQUIRING QUARTERLY CRIME REPORTS

The Legislative Majority Caucus will be holding a hearing on the ill-conceived Criminal Justice Reform passed by New York State. The so-called reform has led to suspects charged with serious crimes being released all over the state. In Nassau County, Poli...

Read on...

Legislative District 09
Posted on: February 4, 2020

PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO APRIL 2, 2020

On January 2nd, the County released a new assessment roll for the 2021-2022 year. Despite the rapidly approaching grievance deadline, many residents have not yet received new Notices of Tentative Assessment, leaving them with just a little over a month to...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: February 3, 2020

PRESIDING OFFICER NICOLELLO INVITES YOU TO ATTEND A COMMUNITY FORUM ON ALBANY’S NEW BAIL REFORM

PRESIDING OFFICER NICOLELLO INVITES 

YOU TO ATTEND A COMMUNITY FORUM ON: 

UNDERSTANDING THE DANGERS OF 

ALBANY’S NEW BAIL REFORM

 

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2020 – 7:00 PM

American Legion Hall – 730 ...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: January 30, 2020

LEGISLATURE UNANIMOUSLY PASSES RELIEF FOR SANDY VICTIMS

The Nassau County Legislature unanimously passed legislation at the January 27th Legislative Meeting in Mineola that will continue to support those still rebuilding their homes in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.

The measure extended the waiver for all Co...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: January 30, 2020

LEGISLATURE INTRODUCES RESOLUTION EXTENDING TAX GRIEVANCE DEADLINE

The Nassau County Legislature has introduced a resolution to extend the deadline of the Property Tax Assessment Grievance Period until April 1st.

On January 2nd, the County released a new assessment roll for the 2021-2022 year. Despite the rapidly approach...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: January 15, 2020

LEGISLATURE PASSES S.A.F.E.R. GRANT TO INCREASE FIRE DEPARTMENT FUNDS

LEGISLATURE PASSES S.A.F.E.R. GRANT 

TO INCREASE FIRE DEPARTMENT FUNDS 

On Monday, January 13th, the Nassau County Legislature held their first committee meeting of 2020, and passed funding for Nassau’s volunteer fire departments...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: January 15, 2020

RICH NICOLELLO SWORN IN FOR NEW TERM AS NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATOR

RICH NICOLELLO SWORN IN FOR NEW 

TERM AS NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATOR 

On Monday, January 13th, Presiding Officer Rich Nicolello was sworn in for a new term in the Nassau County Legislature for the 13th Legislative Session. Nassau County Clerk...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: January 15, 2020

PRESIDING OFFICER NICOLELLO HONORS NEW TROOP 201 EAGLE SCOUTS

PRESIDING OFFICER NICOLELLO HONORS NEW TROOP 201 EAGLE SCOUTS

Daniel Russo, Anthony Giunta, Brandon Aguiar, and Christopher Soo of Boy Scout Troop 201 were recently recognized at an Eagle Court of Honor ceremony in honor of achieving the rank of Eagle Scou...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: January 8, 2020

PRESIDING OFFICER NICOLELLO TO HOST PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE WORKSHOPS IN 9TH LD

PRESIDING OFFICER NICOLELLO to host property 

TAX ASSESSMENT grievance workshops in 9th LD

Presiding Officer Rich Nicolello is hosting 2020 Property Tax Assessment Grievance Workshops for all homeowners who disagree with the assessed value of their...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: December 18, 2019

NICOLELLO DEDICATES MEETING ROOM IN HONOR OF FORMER LEGISLATOR AND PRESIDING OFF. JOHN CIOTTI

NICOLELLO DEDICATES MEETING ROOM IN HONOR OF FORMER LEGISLATOR AND DEPUTY PRESIDING OFFICER JOHN CIOTTI

On December 9th, Nassau County Legislature Presiding Officer Richard Nicolello joined with the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature, other e...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: December 5, 2019

Toys for Tots

Presiding Officer Rich Nicolello has teamed up with the

United States Marine Corps for the Toys for Tots Holiday Gift Drive.

New, unwrapped toys will be collected until

MONDAY, DECEMBER 16TH

Toys for Tots Holiday Gift Drive drop-off boxes for new, unwrapped t...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: November 27, 2019

LEGISLATURE VOTES TO CREATE OFFICE OF CRIME VICTIM ADVOCATE

Last month, the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature added amendments to the County Executive’s Budget to create an Office of Crime Victim Advocates to aid victims and witnesses of violent crimes in Nassau County. Today, the Legislat...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: November 14, 2019

MINORITY CAUCUS UPHOLDS COUNTY EXECUTIVE’S VETO OF COMMON-SENSE BUDGET AMENDMENTS

Earlier today, the Nassau County Legislative Majority called for a vote to override the County Executive’s veto of common-sense amendments to the county budget. Upon the Minority failing to provide the two necessary votes to override the County ...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: November 4, 2019

NICOLELLO & COUNCILWOMAN DE GIORGIO ARE BRINGING THE NUMC MAMMOGRAPHY VAN TO OUR AREA

 Wednesday, November 20, 2019 • 8:45 AM to 12:00 Noon •

Clinton G. Martin Park – Marcus Ave., New Hyde Park

Presiding Officer Richard J. Nicolello and Councilwoman Dina De Giorgio are co-sponsoring the Nassau U...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: November 1, 2019

PRESIDING OFFICER NICOLELLO CUTS RIBBON AT GRAND OPENING OF NCPD NEW 6TH PRECINCT

Nassau County Legislature Presiding Officer Richard J. Nicolello joined with other elected officials and police officials to cut the ribbon on the grand re-opening of the Nassau County Police Department’s 6th Precinct in Manhasset.

“Tod...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: October 30, 2019

LEGISLATORS HONOR 40 YEAR MEMBERS OF FLORAL PARK FD ALERT ENGINE COMPANY

Nassau County Legislature Presiding Officer Rich Nicolello and Legislator Vincent Muscarella honored two 40-year members of the Alert Engine Company in Floral Park for their service to the Floral Park community and the Floral Park Fire Department. The two...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: October 23, 2019

LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH STATE ASSEMBLY TO ANNOUNCE REASSESSMENT RELIEF CREDIT

Assemblyman Ed Ra has introduced new legislation in the State Assembly to address the unfair burden placed on residents whose taxes will go down, but will continue to pay more than their fair share of property taxes because of the proposed five year phase...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: October 22, 2019

HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY HALLOWEEN REMEMBER THESE IMPORTANT SAFETY TIPS

Halloween brings jack-o-lanterns, whimsical costumes, and visits from young neighbors in disguise. Presiding Officer Rich Nicolello and the Nassau County Department of Health offer these Halloween Safety Tips to help keep this holiday safe and enjoyable f...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: October 22, 2019

PLEASE DONATE BLOOD - NEW YORK BLOOD CENTER ISSUES URGENT CALL FOR DONORS

REGION’S BLOOD SUPPLY HAS NEVER BEEN LOWER 

Critical blood shortage stems from decline in donor base and increased demand for blood

New York’s blood supply has never been lower, and New York Blood Center (NYBC) is urgently calli...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: October 16, 2019

MINORITY CAUCUS FAILS TO OVERRIDE VETO OF “ASSESSMENT BILL OF RIGHTS”

Earlier this Summer, the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature introduced a number of bills meant to help improve fairness and transparency in the County Executive’s Assessment Process. After passing the full Legislature, the County E...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: October 3, 2019

ARE YOU PREPARED? HURRICANE PREPAREDNESS COMMUNITY FORUM

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18TH – 1:00 PM TO 2:00 PM

Floral Park Public Library – 17 Caroline Ave., Floral Park

Did you know that the Atlantic Hurricane Season continues from July 1st up until November 30th on here on Long Island? 

Presidin...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: October 3, 2019

Statement from Presiding Officer Nicolello on the County Executive’s Veto of the Assessment Bill

Earlier this summer, Presiding Officer Richard Nicolello and the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature introduced their “Assessment Bill of Rights”; a package of bills that were put forward after hearing taxpayer concerns ov...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: September 27, 2019

STATEMENT FROM PRESIDING OFFICER NICOLELLO ON THE POW MIA EVENT

Presiding Officer Richard J. Nicolello recently took part in the POW MIA Remembrance Event that was held at Eisenhower Park.

“I had the honor of reading the names of some of Long Island’s Missing In Action service personnel last week at...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: September 24, 2019

LEGISLATURE PASSES ASSESSMENT BILL OF RIGHTS

After announcing a series of reforms called the “Assessment Bill of Rights” earlier this summer, Presiding Officer Richard Nicolello and the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature are proud to announce the legislative passage...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: September 6, 2019

NICOLELLO SECURES PEDESTRIAN SAFETY DEVICES AT NORTH SIDE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Just in time for the start of school, Nassau County has installed pedestrian safety devices on East Williston Avenue in front of the North Side School. Nassau County Presiding Officer Richard Nicolello worked with school officials, parents, Nassau County ...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: September 5, 2019

SCHOOL IS OPEN – DRIVE CAREFULLY!

Presiding Officer Richard J. Nicolello would like to remind drivers to be extra cautious when driving now that school is open, especially when driving in school zones.

School zones are areas marked off near all schools. These areas usually have slower spee...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: September 3, 2019

PROSTATE CANCER PSA SCREENING PROGRAM

TUESDAY, SEPT. 17, 2019 – 3:30 PM to 5:15 PM

Manhasset Public Library

30 Onderdonk Ave., Manhasset

 

Presiding Officer Rich Nicolello and Councilwoman Dina De Giorgio are co-sponsoring a free prostate cancer screening program along with the...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: August 27, 2019

PRESIDING OFFICER NICOLELLO AND THE POLICE DEPARTMENT OFFER SAFETY TIPS TO PREVENT STOLEN CARS

PRESIDING OFFICER RICHARD J. NICOLELLO AND THE 

NASSAU COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT OFFER 

SAFETY TIPS TO PREVENT STOLEN CARS 

AND LARCENIES FROM VEHICLES

Presiding Officer Richard J. Nicolello and the Nassau County Police Department wo...

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Legislative District 09
Posted on: August 21, 2019

LEGISLATURE INTRODUCES BILLS PROVIDING ADDITIONAL MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES FOR POLICE AND CORRECTIONS

In the wake of the 9th New York Police Department (NYPD) officer to die by suicide this year, Presiding Officer Richard Nicolello and the Nassau County Legislative Majority joined with members of the Nassau County Police Benevolent Association (PBA), Dete...

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Legislative District 09

News Flash

Posted on: August 7, 2020

Legislator Ellen Birnbaum Supports Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department’s Blood Drive

(MANHASSET, N.Y.) – To help address the urgent blood shortage caused by a decrease in donations during the COVID-19 pandemic, Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D – Great Neck) participated in Manhasset – Lakeville F...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: August 3, 2020

Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum Secures $30,000 for Upgrades to Kensington Village Green

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) has secured passage of a $30,000 Community Revitalization Program (CRP) grant for the Incorporated Village of Kensington. The Village will utilize those funds to install automat...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: July 31, 2020

Birnbaum Thanks Sephardic Heritage Alliance, Inc. For its Ongoing Community Meal Delivery Program

Legislator Birnbaum, right, is pictured with SHAI board member Parvaneh Khodadadian
at the Great Neck Social Center prior to a meal delivery on Wednesday, July 22.
PHOTO CREDIT - Office of Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum

(GREAT NECK, N.Y.) - Nassa...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: July 27, 2020

Legislator Birnbaum Announces Approved Contract for Cutter Mill Road/Bayview Ave Bridge

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) announced that the Rules Committee of the Nassau County Legislature voted on Monday, July 13 to enter a $587,560 professional engineering design services with KS Engineers, P.C....

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: June 23, 2020

Birnbaum Joins Curran to Commemorate Juneteenth at Manhasset’s AME Zion Church

(MANHASSET, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) joined Nassau County Executive Laura Curran at the historic Lakeville AME Zion Church in Manhasset to commemorate Juneteenth.Juneteenth is the oldest nationally recognized cel...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: May 11, 2020

Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum Applauds Great Neck Community for Donating Thousands of Masks to Nassau

From left, Nassau County Police Department Commissioner Patrick Ryder, Office of Asian American Affairs Executive Director Farrah Mozawalla; Joseph Sakhai and Legislator Birnbaum on Friday, May 8.

(GREAT NECK and MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator E...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: May 5, 2020

Legislator Birnbaum Recognizes ‘Food is Love’ Campaign Founder Tamara Toro for Supporting Frontline

(GREAT NECK, N.Y.) – Lifelong Village of Great Neck resident Tamara Toro says her friends in the medical field and a brother-in-law in the restaurant business provided the perfect catalyst for a spark of civic-minded inspiration during the COVID...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: April 29, 2020

Legislator Birnbaum Thanks Iranian American Jewish Federation of NY for Distributing 1,000s of Masks

Legislator Birnbaum Thanks Iranian American Jewish Federation of New York for Distributing Thousands of Masks During Drive-Through Event at Great Neck Library

PHOTO CAPTION – Legislator Birnbaum, second from left, is pictured outside the Great Ne...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Center Street Elementary School Welcomes Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum as Guest Reader

Legislator Birnbaum reading to Ms. Valetutti’s Kindergarten class

    

(WILLISTON PARK, N.Y.) - Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D – Great Neck) had the privilege of serving as a guest reader at the Center Street ...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: March 13, 2020

Birnbaum Announces 3rd Annual Observance of Norooz The Persian New Year Has Been Cancelled

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) has decided to cancel the Third Annual Observance of the Persian New Year on Tuesday, March 24.

“In light of the coronavirus (COVID-19), I have decided to cancel the observance of ...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: March 9, 2020

Legislator Birnbaum Announces Third Annual Observance of Norooz

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) will recognize Norooz - the Persian New Year - in the Legislative Chamber of the Nassau County Legislature on Tuesday, March 24.

Legislator Birnbaum became the first Nassau County L...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: March 5, 2020

Legislator Birnbaum Supports Long Island Cares’ Ninth Annual Legislative Pet Food Drive Challenge

(GREAT NECK, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D – Great Neck) is once again proudly participating in Long Island Cares’ ninth annual Legislative Pet Food Drive Challenge in conjunction with Great Neck House.

Each year...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: February 21, 2020

Legislator Birnbaum Recognizes George Abrahams At the Opening of His Art Exhibit in Great Neck

(GREAT NECK PLAZA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D – Great Neck) recognized local artist George Abrahams during the opening reception for his art show at Great Neck Plaza Village Hall on Wednesday, Feb. 19.

A retired attorne...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: February 14, 2020

Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum Invites Anti-Defamation League Officials to Legislature

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck), Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and leaders of the New York/New Jersey Regional Office of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) met at the Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legi...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: February 7, 2020

On World Read Aloud Day, Searingtown Elementary School Welcomes Legislator Birnbaum as Guest Reader

(ALBERTSON, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D – Great Neck) visited the Herricks School District’s Searingtown Elementary School in Albertson on Tuesday, Feb. 5, where she was welcomed as a guest reader on...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: February 3, 2020

Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum Honors ‘Cli-Mates’ as they Advance in Lexus Eco Challenge Finals

(HERRICKS, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) congratulated Herricks High School students Prableen Kaur, Alyssa Lam, Mina Li, Sarah Ninan, and Roshni Patel for becoming Lexus Eco Challenge finalists on Thursday, Jan. 30.

In...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: January 31, 2020

Legislator Birnbaum Rings in Lunar New Year With Joy Fu Chinese Senior Club

(NEW HYDE PARK, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) visited the Joy Fu Chinese Senior Club on Monday, Jan. 27 during their annual Chinese Lunar New Year celebration at Michael J. Tully Park. From left, Legislator Birnbaum i...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: January 27, 2020

Legislator Birnbaum Welcomes New President to Helm of Greater New Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce

(NEW HYDE PARK, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) attended the Greater New Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce President’s Gala on Thursday, Jan. 16. During the celebration, Legislator Birnbaum welcomed incoming Presi...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: January 21, 2020

Legislator Ellen Birnbaum Honors Troop 201’s Newest Eagle Scouts

(WILLISTON PARK, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) attended Albertson/Herricks Troop 201’s Eagle Court of Honor at American Legion Post 144 in Williston Park on Sunday, Jan. 5, where she presented Nassau County ...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: January 15, 2020

Legislator Birnbaum Takes Oath of Office, Embarks Upon Fourth Term in the Nassau County Legislature

MINEOLA and GREAT NECK, N.Y. - Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) was sworn in to serve her fourth two-year term representing the 10th Legislative District during the induction of the 13th Nassau County Legislature on Monday, Jan....

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: January 13, 2020

Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum Invites Residents to Upcoming Tax Grievance Workshops

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D – Great Neck) announces two upcoming tax grievance workshops in New Hyde Park and Great Neck. During the workshops, taxpayers who disagree with the assessed value of their property can learn ho...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: January 13, 2020

Statement from Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum in Support of March Against Anti-Semitism

Statement from Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum in Support of March Against Anti-Semitism

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Thousands of Long Islanders, including religious leaders, elected officials and citizens, joined forces for the Long Island March Against ...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: December 17, 2019

Legislator Birnbaum Attends Great Neck Chamber of Commerce Holiday Breakfast Meeting

(GREAT NECK, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) joined North Hempstead Town Councilwoman Lee Seeman, Program Chair for the Great Neck Chamber of Commerce at their annual Holiday Breakfast meeting at the Inn at Great Neck o...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: December 17, 2019

Birnbaum Celebrates 100th Birthday of World War II Veteran Philip Kahn at Great Neck Social Center

(GREAT NECK, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) presented a Nassau County Legislature Citation to decorated World War II veteran Philip Kahn as part of a celebration of his 100th birthday at the Great Neck Social Center&am...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: December 10, 2019

Birnbaum Stands with Diverse Coalition to Announce Launch of Task Force Against Anti-Semitism

(GLEN COVE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D – Great Neck) joined dozens of community, religious and political leaders at the Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center on Monday, Dec. 9 to announce the formation of an Islandwi...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: December 6, 2019

Birnbaum Welcomes Members of The Transition Network to Theodore Roosevelt Executive Building

Legislator Birnbaum Welcomes Members of The Transition Network to Theodore Roosevelt Executive & Legislative Building

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) welcomed members of The Transition Network (TTN) - an or...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: December 6, 2019

Legislator Birnbaum Celebrates Holidays with Zonta Club of Greater Queens

Legislator Birnbaum Celebrates Holidays with Zonta Club of Greater Queens, Marks 100 Years of 

International Advocacy for Women

(GREAT NECK, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) joined the Zonta Club of Greater Queens...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: December 4, 2019

Legislator Birnbaum Cuts Ribbon on New Sixth Precinct

(MANHASSET, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) joined with colleagues in government on Oct. 31st for a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the official re-opening of the Sixth Nassau County Police Precinct in Manhasset. T...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: November 20, 2019

Legislator Birnbaum Welcomes CAPS/Bully Prevention Center to Theodore Roosevelt Executive

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) welcomed representatives from the Child Abuse Prevention Services (CAPS)/Bully Prevention Center to the Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Building on Friday, Oct. 4. ...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: October 25, 2019

Legislator Birnbaum Celebrates Launch of North Shore TV, Grand Opening of Studio B Podcast Studio

(LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) celebrated PATV - Long Island’s rebranding as North Shore TV and cut the ribbon on their Studio B podcast studio during the organization’s annual commun...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: October 10, 2019

Legislator Birnbaum Hosts Breast Cancer Awareness, Risk Reduction and Community Resources Event

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck), in partnership with breast cancer advocates, hosts a Breast Cancer Awareness, Risk Reduction and Community Resources event at the Great Neck Library Main Branch. Scheduled speakers include...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: October 8, 2019

Legislator Birnbaum Commemorates International Day of Sign Languages at Great Neck South High School

(GREAT NECK, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) visited the William A. Shine Great Neck South High School on Monday, Sept. 23 to observe the International Day of Sign Languages. During her visit, she attended an American S...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: October 3, 2019

Legislator Birnbaum Hosts Free Car Seat Safety Checks at Clinton G. Martin Park in New Hyde Park

(NEW HYDE PARK, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) partnered with Nassau County’s Department of Traffic Safety to provide free Child Car Seat Safety Checks during a successful event at Clinton G. Martin Park in N...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: September 17, 2019

Birnbaum & Community Partners Host Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Drive for 10-Year-Old Battling Leukemia

(GREAT NECK, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) is supporting a series of marrow donor recruitment drives on behalf of Gift of Life Marrow Registry as part of an urgent campaign to find a bone marrow or stem cell donor for...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: September 16, 2019

Legislator Birnbaum Hosts Breast Cancer Awareness, Risk Reduction and Community Resources Event

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck), in partnership with breast cancer advocates, hosts a Breast Cancer Awareness, Risk Reduction and Community Resources event at the Great Neck Library Main Branch. Scheduled speakers include...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: September 16, 2019

Legislator Birnbaum Supports Blazing Trails for Autism Race at Great Neck South High School

(GREAT NECK SOUTH, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) joined the Greater Long Island Running Club (GLIRC) to support the athletes participating in the Blazing Trails for Autism 4-mile run/walk at Great Neck South High Scho...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: September 16, 2019

Legislator Birnbaum Hosts Free Car Seat Safety Checks at Clinton G. Martin Park in New Hyde Park

WHAT: To ensure that children ride safely this fall and all year long, Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) is partnering with Nassau County’s Department of Traffic Safety to provide free Child Car Seat Safety Checks in Ne...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: September 12, 2019

Legislator Birnbaum Welcomes Nassau Community College President Dr. Jermaine F. Williams

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) welcomed new Nassau Community College President Dr. Jermaine F. Williams to the Theodore Roosevelt Executive & Legislative Building on Friday, Aug. 30. During their meeting,...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: September 12, 2019

Legislator Birnbaum Joins ‘Grandparent Power’ Enrichment Series as Guest Speaker

WHAT - Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) is scheduled to be a guest speaker at the second installment of the “Grandparent Power” series at Great Neck House.

Great Neck resident, author and lecturer Francine Spi...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: September 4, 2019

Legislator Birnbaum Announces Launch of ‘Grandparent Power’ Enrichment Series at Great Neck House

WHAT - Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) announces the launch of the “Grandparent Power” series at Great Neck House.Great Neck resident, author and lecturer Francine Spilke Epstein pitched the idea to Legislat...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: August 23, 2019

Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum and Indian American Community Leaders Celebrate 73rd India Independence

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D – Great Neck), the office of Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, the Nassau County Office of Asian American Affairs, and Indian-American community leaders celebrated the...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: August 22, 2019

New Drop-Off Locations Added for Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum’s Expanded Back-To-School Supply Drive

(GREAT NECK and NEW HYDE PARK, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D – Great Neck)’s annual-back-to-school supply drive for elementary school children is expanding its reach in the community with two new drop-...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: August 22, 2019

Legislator Birnbaum, County Executive Curran Host Indian Independence Day at the County Legislature

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D-Great Neck), Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, and Farrah Mozawalla, Executive Director for the Office of Asian-American Affairs, present a flag-raising ceremony at the Nassau County Legislature in r...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: August 21, 2019

Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum Joins Nassau County Police Department’s Sixth Precinct

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) and the Nassau County Police Department invite the public to join them for National Night Out at Jonathan L. Ielpi Firefighters’ Park located on Grace Avenue in the Village of Gre...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: August 21, 2019

Legislator Birnbaum Honors Great Neck South HS Graduate Katherine Hui for Earning STEM Scholarship

(MELVILLE and GREAT NECK, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) congratulated William A. Shine Great Neck South High School graduate Katherine Hui on Tuesday, July 16 for earning a STEM scholarship from H2M Architects + Engin...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: August 21, 2019

Legislator Birnbaum Joins Great Neck Rotary Community Band for 19th Summer Concert Series

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) will perform with the Great Neck Rotary Community Band for their 19th annual summer concert series. Legislator Birnbaum will be playing flute in the ensemble for the 19th consecutive year. ...

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Legislative District 10
Posted on: August 20, 2019

Legislator Ellen Birnbaum Honors Great Neck South High School’s Nassau County Champion Fencing Teams

(MINEOLA and GREAT NECK, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D - Great Neck) welcomed the fencers from William A. Shine Great Neck South High School to the Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Building on Monday, June 24 to celebra...

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Legislative District 10

News Flash

Posted on: August 10, 2020

PSEG-LI Must Answer for Isaias Failures

DEAR EDITOR:

Before the major storm knocked out power for hundreds of thousands of Long Islanders, the electric company promised that they were prepared. Then, the website for reporting power outages crashed and the phone lines jammed, text messages and ap...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: August 4, 2020

Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton Supports Glen Cove Downtown BID’s Virtual Downtown Sounds Concert Series

(GLEN COVE, N.Y.) - The shows will go on in downtown Glen Cove - but from a distance.

Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) visited Glen Cove’s downtown restaurant district on Friday, July 24 for the first night of the Vi...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: July 28, 2020

Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton Supports Glen Cove Downtown BID’s Virtual Downtown Sounds Concert Series

GLEN COVE, N.Y. - The shows will go on in downtown Glen Cove - but from a distance.

Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) visited Glen Cove’s downtown restaurant district on Friday, July 24 for the first night of the Virt...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: June 5, 2020

DeRiggi-Whitton Meets with Village of Sea Cliff Officials As Work on $8Million Sewer Upgrade

(SEA CLIFF, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) met with Village of Sea Cliff officials on Friday, May 29 to observe the initial stages of an approximately $8-million sewer infrastructure upgrade project.

In total, the pr...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: May 19, 2020

Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton Secures $95,000 Hotel-Motel Grant for Friends of Cedarmere, Inc.

(ROSLYN HARBOR, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) secured a $95,000 grant from the County’s Hotel-Motel Occupancy Tax fund to support the Friends of Cedarmere in their ongoing mission to preserve the Roslyn H...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: May 7, 2020

Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton Secures Approval of Construction Services Contract for Glen Cove

Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton Secures Approval of Construction Management Services Contract for Glen Cove Sewer Service Area Improvements

(GLEN COVE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) secured approval o...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: March 26, 2020

Delia DeRiggi-Whitton & Long Island Bagel Café to Give Back to Families Affected by COVID-19

WHAT - In an effort to help families who are facing financial hardships and those deeply affected by the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) is partnering with Long Island Bagel Caf&eacu...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: February 18, 2020

Legislators Lafazan and DeRiggi-Whitton, Lifeguard LI Host CPR/First Aid Training at Bryant Library

WHAT: Legislators Joshua A. Lafazan (Woodbury) and Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) and Lifeguard LI proudly present a CPR and First Aid training session at Roslyn’s Bryant Library. This event is free for attendees who would like to learn h...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: February 4, 2020

Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton Invites Residents to Upcoming Tax Grievance Workshops

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) announces two upcoming tax grievance workshops in Glen Cove and Port Washington. During these workshops, taxpayers who disagree with the assessed value of their property can ask an exper...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: January 28, 2020

Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton & Dr. Eve Lupenko Announce Free Skin Cancer Screenings

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) and Dr. Eve Lupenko are partnering to provide free skin cancer screenings on Friday, Feb. 28.

According to experts, skin cancers are the most common type of cancer, and the American Cance...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: January 28, 2020

Legislators Lafazan & DeRiggi-Whitton, Lifeguard LI Host CPR/First Aid Training at Bryant Library

(ROSLYN, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislators Joshua A. Lafazan (Woodbury) and Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) partnered with Lifeguard LI to host a CPR and First Aid training session at Roslyn’s Bryant Library on Tuesday, Jan. 21.

Lifeguard L...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: January 21, 2020

Legislators Lafazan and Whitton, Lifeguard LI Host CPR/First Aid Training at The Bryant Library

WHAT: Legislators Joshua A. Lafazan (Woodbury) and Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) and Lifeguard LI proudly present a CPR and First Aid training session at Roslyn’s Bryant Library. This event is free for attendees who would like to learn h...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: January 16, 2020

Legislator Whitton Takes Oath of Office, Embarks Upon Fifth Term in the Nassau County Legislature

(MINEOLA and GLEN COVE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) was sworn in to serve her fifth two-year term representing the 11th Legislative District during the induction of the 13th Nassau County Legislature on Monday, J...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: January 14, 2020

Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton Invites Residents to Upcoming Tax Grievance Workshops

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) announces two upcoming tax grievance workshops in Glen Cove and Port Washington. During these workshops, taxpayers who disagree with the assessed value of their property can ask an exper...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: January 13, 2020

Statement from County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton in Support of March Against Anti-Semitism

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Thousands of Long Islanders, including religious leaders, elected officials and citizens, joined forces for the Long Island March Against Anti-Semitism on Sunday, Jan. 12. The march was one of the bi-county Task Force Against Anti-Semiti...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: January 13, 2020

DeRiggi-Whitton Highlights Importance of Recent Actions to Prioritize Officers’ Mental Health

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Following the observance of Law Enforcement Appreciation Day, Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) is highlighting recent philanthropic and governmental efforts aimed at ensuring Nassau County’s law en...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: January 10, 2020

Legislators Lafazan and DeRiggi-Whitton, Lifeguard LI Host CPR/First Aid Training

WHAT: Legislators Joshua A. Lafazan (Woodbury) and Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) and Lifeguard LI proudly present a CPR and First Aid training session at Roslyn’s Bryant Library. This event is free for attendees who would like to learn h...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: January 10, 2020

Leg DeRiggi-Whitton Secures Intermunicipal Agreement to Advance $8-Million Sea Cliff Sewer Upgrade

(MINEOLA and SEA CLIFF, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D – Glen Cove) secured passage of an inter-municipal agreement to advance an approximately $8-million investment in Sea Cliff’s sewer infrastructure that w...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: December 10, 2019

Whitton Stands with Diverse Coalition to Announce Launch of Task Force Against Anti-Semitism

(GLEN COVE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D – Glen Cove) joined dozens of community, religious and political leaders at the Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center on Monday, Dec. 9 to announce the formation of an Islan...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: December 4, 2019

Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton Salutes Organizers of Successful Toys for Tots Drive

(UNIONDALE, N.Y.) - RXR Plaza became Santa’s satellite workshop on Sunday, Dec. 1 thanks to the generosity of hundreds of Toys for Tots supporters from across Long Island.

Donors contributed more than 55,000 toys during the drive, which was inaug...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: December 2, 2019

Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton Invites Residents to Support Annual Toys for Tots

WHAT: One of the nation’s largest Toys for Tots collection drives - an event that was inaugurated by Joe Lapadula and Jon Holzer of Martino Auto Concepts - is back again, and Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) is prou...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: November 27, 2019

Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton Invites Residents to Support Annual Toys for Tots Collection Drive

WHAT: One of the nation’s largest Toys for Tots collection drives - an event that was inaugurated by Joe Lapadula and Jon Holzer of Martino Auto Concepts - is back again, and Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) is prou...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: November 22, 2019

DeRiggi-Whitton Invites Residents to Support Toys for Tots Collection at RXR Plaza in Uniondale

(UNIONDALE and GLEN COVE, N.Y.) - One of the nation’s largest Toys for Tots collection drives - an event that was inaugurated by Joe Lapadula and Jon Holzer of Martino Auto Concepts - is back again, and Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whi...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: November 19, 2019

Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton Commemorates National Diabetes Awareness Month at Dome-Lighting Ceremony

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) joined County officials and diabetes awareness and research advocates to commemorate National Diabetes Awareness Month (NDAM) during a dome-lighting ceremony at the Theodore ...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: October 15, 2019

Whitton Reminds Veterans, Active-Duty Service Members About Nassau County’s New Veterans Program

Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton Reminds Veterans, Active-Duty Service Members About Nassau County’s New Veterans Court Program

 

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) is urging veterans and active-dut...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: October 7, 2019

Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton Secures $75,000 Hotel-Motel Grant for Friends of Cedarmere

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) secured a $75,000 grant from the County’s Hotel-Motel Occupancy Tax fund to support the Friends of Cedarmere in their ongoing mission to preserve and operate the Ro...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: October 7, 2019

Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton Partners with Greenberg Cosmetic Surgery & Dermatology

(GLEN COVE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) partnered with Greenberg Cosmetic Surgery & Dermatology and Dr. Eve Lupenko, M.D., F.A.A.D. to provide free skin cancer screenings for constituents at the Glen Cove Pub...

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Legislative District 11

News Flash

Posted on: July 30, 2020

LEGISLATURE TO RENAME COUNTY POLICE HEADQUARTERS AFTER FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN POLICE COMMISSIONER

The Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature held a press conference on July 30th, to announce the naming of the Nassau County Police Department headquarters building after former Police Commissioner William J. Willett. Commissioner Willett, who s...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: July 1, 2020

NASSAU LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH NCPD AND NYPD TO UNVEIL COMMUNITY INITIATIVE IN SUPPORT LAW ENFORCENT

As the Nassau County Police Department and thousands of NYPD officers living on Long Island continue to battle an anti-police sentiment coupled with calls to “defund the police,” the Nassau County Legislature joined with local communit...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: June 4, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE ASKS GOVERNOR TO ALLOW OUTDOOR GRADUATION CEREMONIES

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE ASKS GOVERNOR TO ALLOW OUTDOOR GRADUATION CEREMONIES

Urges Him to Change Guidelines for Public Pools

Following the State guidance that was sent out regarding Graduation ceremonies, Presiding Officer Richard Nicolello sent ...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: May 21, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE LEADS VIRTUAL FOOD DONATION RAISES MORE THAN 5,000 LBS. OF FOOD

Last month, the Nassau County Legislature Majority Caucus joined with Long Island Cares-The Harry Chapin Food Bank to host a virtual food drive in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the increased demand for donations.

The drive allowed users to shop for...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: May 18, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH SCOUTS AND VETERANS TO KICK OFF MEMORIAL DAY INITIATIVE

As we endure another month of the COVID-19 pandemic, an announcement was recently made that residents would not be able to place American flags on graves at military cemeteries for Memorial Day, most notably Calverton National Cemetery in Suffolk County. ...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: May 4, 2020

LEGISLATURE HOLDS EMERGENCY VOTE TO ACCEPT FUNDS TO HELP COVID-19 OUTBREAK RELATED PROGRAMS

The Nassau County Legislature held an emergency vote today to approve financial assistance from the federal government to help with COVID-19 related programs. Under the federal CARES Act, Nassau County will receive $12,775,244 from the Department of Housi...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: April 20, 2020

MAJORITY INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO GIVE RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES UNTIL JUNE 11 TO PAY PROPERTY TAX

As Nassau residents and businesses struggle to cope with the financial hardships caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, which has halted almost all economic activity in the county, Majority Legislators have passed an emergency resolution to give residents and b...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: April 17, 2020

MAJORITY INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO GIVE RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES UNTIL JUNE 11 TO PAY PROPERTY TAX

As Nassau residents and businesses struggle to cope with the financial hardships caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, which has halted almost all economic activity in the county, Majority Legislators have submitted an emergency resolution to give residents an...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: March 24, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY REQUEST FOR MEDICAL SUPPLIES

Nassau County Legislator James Kennedy would like to inform the public that Nassau County is accepting donations of medical supplies during this unprecedented National State of Emergency.

DONATIONS OF THE BELOW MEDICAL SUPPLIES IN 

UNOPENED BOXES/P...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: March 3, 2020

THE PROBLEMS WITH ALBANY’S NEW CRIMINAL JUSTICE & BAIL “REFORMS”

LEGISLATOR KENNEDY INVITES YOU TO A TOWN HALL MEETING ON: 

THE PROBLEMS WITH ALBANY’S NEW 

CRIMINAL JUSTICE & BAIL “REFORMS”

 

THURSDAY, MARCH 12, 2020 – 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

South Farmingdal...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: February 25, 2020

LEGISLATURE CELEBRATES BLACK HISTORY MONTH, HONOR BLACK LEADERS

On Monday, February 24th, the Nassau County Legislature honored two community leaders as part of its Black History Month celebration. Each of the honorees have made significant contributions to making Nassau County the great community it is today.

The hono...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: February 25, 2020

BILL REQUIRING QUARTERLY CRIME REPORTS FROM NCPD PASSES LEGISLATURE

After introducing legislation earlier this month to require the Nassau County Police Department to produce a quarterly crime report on statistics relating to the effect of cashless bail in Nassau County, and after holding a hearing on the issue on Februar...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: February 14, 2020

LEGISLATOR KENNEDY INVITES YOU TO A TOWN HALL MEETING ON UNDERSTANDING THE PROBLEMS WITH BAIL REFROM

TUESDAY, MARCH 3, 2020 – 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

American Legion Post 1066 – 66 Veterans Blvd., Massapequa

Legislator James Kennedy, Legislator Rose Marie Walker, Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder and Lt. Brian Sullivan, Preside...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: February 10, 2020

LEGISLATIVE MAJORITY INTRODUCES BILL REQUIRING QUARTERLY CRIME REPORTS

The Legislative Majority Caucus will be holding a hearing on the ill-conceived Criminal Justice Reform passed by New York State. The so-called reform has led to suspects charged with serious crimes being released all over the state. In Nassau County, Poli...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: February 4, 2020

PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO APRIL 2, 2020

On January 2nd, the County released a new assessment roll for the 2021-2022 year. Despite the rapidly approaching grievance deadline, many residents have not yet received new Notices of Tentative Assessment, leaving them with just a little over a month to...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: February 3, 2020

LEGISLATOR KENNEDY TO HOST PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE WORKSHOPS IN 12TH LD

Friday

February 14, 2020

1:00 Pm to 3:00 PM

Farmingdale Public Library

116 Merritts Rd., Farmingdale

 

Sponsored by Legislator James Kennedy

& Legislator Rose Marie Walker

Tuesday

February 25, 2020

7:00 Pm to 9:00 PM

Massapequa High School

4925 Merrick R...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: January 31, 2020

LEGISLATURE ANNOUNCES HEARING IN RESPONSE TO THE DEATH OF THOMAS VALVA

Following the tragic death of Suffolk County’s Thomas Valva, the Nassau County Legislature announced that they will hold a special public hearing of the Health Committee to assess procedures and protocols of Nassau Health and Social services, to...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: January 30, 2020

LEGISLATURE UNANIMOUSLY PASSES RELIEF FOR SANDY VICTIMS

The Nassau County Legislature unanimously passed legislation at the January 27th Legislative Meeting in Mineola that will continue to support those still rebuilding their homes in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.

The measure extended the waiver for all Co...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: January 30, 2020

LEGISLATURE INTRODUCES RESOLUTION EXTENDING TAX GRIEVANCE DEADLINE

The Nassau County Legislature has introduced a resolution to extend the deadline of the Property Tax Assessment Grievance Period until April 1st.

On January 2nd, the County released a new assessment roll for the 2021-2022 year. Despite the rapidly approach...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: January 15, 2020

LEGISLATURE PASSES S.A.F.E.R. GRANT TO INCREASE FIRE DEPARTMENT FUNDS

LEGISLATURE PASSES S.A.F.E.R. GRANT 

TO INCREASE FIRE DEPARTMENT FUNDS 

On Monday, January 13th, the Nassau County Legislature held their first committee meeting of 2020, and passed funding for Nassau’s volunteer fire departments...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: January 15, 2020

JAMES KENNEDY SWORN IN FOR NEW TERM AS NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATOR

JAMES KENNEDY SWORN IN FOR NEW 

TERM AS NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATOR 

On Monday, January 13th, Legislator James Kennedy was sworn in for a new term in the Nassau County Legislature for the 13th Legislative Session. Nassau County Clerk Maureen ...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: December 18, 2019

LEGISLATOR KENNEDY ATTENDS DEDICATION OF JOHN J. CIOTTI MEETING ROOM

LEGISLATOR KENNEDY ATTENDS DEDICATION OF JOHN J. CIOTTI MEETING ROOM 

On Monday, December 10th, Legislator James D. Kennedy joined with the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature and the family of the late Legislator John J. Ciotti to de...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: December 5, 2019

Toys for Tots

Nassau County Legislator James Kennedy has teamed up with the

United States Marine Corps for the Toys for Tots Holiday Gift Drive.

New, unwrapped toys will be collected until

MONDAY, DECEMBER 16TH

Toys for Tots Holiday Gift Drive drop-off boxes for new, unwra...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: November 27, 2019

LEGISLATURE VOTES TO CREATE OFFICE OF CRIME VICTIM ADVOCATE

Last month, the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature added amendments to the County Executive’s Budget to create an Office of Crime Victim Advocates to aid victims and witnesses of violent crimes in Nassau County. Today, the Legislat...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: October 23, 2019

LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH STATE ASSEMBLY TO ANNOUNCE REASSESSMENT RELIEF CREDIT

Assemblyman Ed Ra has introduced new legislation in the State Assembly to address the unfair burden placed on residents whose taxes will go down, but will continue to pay more than their fair share of property taxes because of the proposed five year phase...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: October 22, 2019

HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY HALLOWEEN REMEMBER THESE IMPORTANT SAFETY TIPS

Halloween brings jack-o-lanterns, whimsical costumes, and visits from young neighbors in disguise. Legislator James D. Kennedy and the Nassau County Department of Health offer these Halloween Safety Tips to help keep this holiday safe and enjoyable for ev...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: October 22, 2019

PLEASE DONATE BLOOD - NEW YORK BLOOD CENTER ISSUES URGENT CALL FOR DONORS

REGION’S BLOOD SUPPLY HAS NEVER BEEN LOWER 

Critical blood shortage stems from decline in donor base and increased demand for blood

New York’s blood supply has never been lower, and New York Blood Center (NYBC) is urgently calli...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: October 16, 2019

MINORITY CAUCUS FAILS TO OVERRIDE VETO OF “ASSESSMENT BILL OF RIGHTS”

Earlier this Summer, the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature introduced a number of bills meant to help improve fairness and transparency in the County Executive’s Assessment Process. After passing the full Legislature, the County E...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: September 5, 2019

SCHOOL IS OPEN – DRIVE CAREFULLY!

Nassau County Legislator James Kennedy would like to remind drivers to be extra cautious when driving now that school is open, especially when driving in school zones.

School zones are areas marked off near all schools. These areas usually have slower spee...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: August 27, 2019

LEGISLATOR KENNEDY AND THE COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT OFFER SAFETY TIPS TO PREVENT STOLEN CARS

LEGISLATOR JAMES KENNEDY AND THE 

NASSAU COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT OFFER 

SAFETY TIPS TO PREVENT STOLEN CARS 

AND LARCENIES FROM VEHICLES

Legislator James Kennedy and the Nassau County Police Department would like to alert the public...

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Legislative District 12
Posted on: August 15, 2019

LEGISLATOR KENNEDY ANNOUNCES THAT THE NUMC MAMMOGRAPHY VAN IS COMING TO OUR AREA

LEGISLATOR KENNEDY ANNOUNCES THAT THE 

NUMC MAMMOGRAPHY VAN IS COMING TO OUR AREA

 

    • Thursday, September 12, 2019 • 8:45 AM to 12:00 Noon •

Ellsworth W. Allen Park – 45 Mot...

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Legislative District 12

News Flash

Posted on: July 30, 2020

URGENT NEED BLOOD EMERGENCY HELP THOSE IN NEED AND DONATE BLOOD

URGENT NEED BLOOD EMERGENCY

HELP THOSE IN NEED AND DONATE BLOOD!

 

Wednesday, AUGUST 5, 2020  •  1:00 PM – 7:00 PM

East Meadow High School – 101 Carmen Ave., East Meadow

Hosted by Legislator Tom ...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: July 30, 2020

LEGISLATURE TO RENAME COUNTY POLICE HEADQUARTERS AFTER FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN POLICE COMMISSIONER

The Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature held a press conference on July 30th, to announce the naming of the Nassau County Police Department headquarters building after former Police Commissioner William J. Willett. Commissioner Willett, who s...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: June 4, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE ASKS GOVERNOR TO ALLOW OUTDOOR GRADUATION CEREMONIES

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE ASKS GOVERNOR TO ALLOW OUTDOOR GRADUATION CEREMONIES

Urges Him to Change Guidelines for Public Pools

Following the State guidance that was sent out regarding Graduation ceremonies, Presiding Officer Richard Nicolello sent ...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: May 21, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE LEADS VIRTUAL FOOD DONATION RAISES MORE THAN 5,000 LBS. OF FOOD

Last month, the Nassau County Legislature Majority Caucus joined with Long Island Cares-The Harry Chapin Food Bank to host a virtual food drive in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the increased demand for donations.

The drive allowed users to shop for...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: May 18, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH SCOUTS AND VETERANS TO KICK OFF MEMORIAL DAY INITIATIVE

As we endure another month of the COVID-19 pandemic, an announcement was recently made that residents would not be able to place American flags on graves at military cemeteries for Memorial Day, most notably Calverton National Cemetery in Suffolk County. ...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: May 4, 2020

LEGISLATURE HOLDS EMERGENCY VOTE TO ACCEPT FUNDS TO HELP COVID-19 OUTBREAK RELATED PROGRAMS

The Nassau County Legislature held an emergency vote today to approve financial assistance from the federal government to help with COVID-19 related programs. Under the federal CARES Act, Nassau County will receive $12,775,244 from the Department of Housi...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: April 20, 2020

MAJORITY INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO GIVE RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES UNTIL JUNE 11 TO PAY PROPERTY TAX

As Nassau residents and businesses struggle to cope with the financial hardships caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, which has halted almost all economic activity in the county, Majority Legislators have passed an emergency resolution to give residents and b...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: April 17, 2020

MAJORITY INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO GIVE RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES UNTIL JUNE 11 TO PAY PROPERTY TAX

As Nassau residents and businesses struggle to cope with the financial hardships caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, which has halted almost all economic activity in the county, Majority Legislators have submitted an emergency resolution to give residents an...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: March 24, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY REQUEST FOR MEDICAL SUPPLIES

  • N95 Surgical Masks in unopened container/boxes
  • Eye protection such as goggles and face shields
  • Nitrile Gloves in unopened boxes which have not expired
  • Disposable medical gowns (paper which are fluid resistant or plastic)
  • Shoe cover/booties
  • No-Touch thermometer...
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Legislative District 13
Posted on: March 3, 2020

S.T.O.P. HAZARDOUS HOUSEHOLD WASTE COLLECTION PROGRAM COMING TO EAST MEADOW

SATURDAY, MARCH 14, 2020  -  8:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Eisenhower Park – Parking Field #3 – East Meadow

Legislator Tom McKevitt is pleased to announce that the Town of Hempstead Stop Throwing Out Pollutants Hazardous Waste Col...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: February 25, 2020

BILL REQUIRING QUARTERLY CRIME REPORTS FROM NCPD PASSES LEGISLATURE

After introducing legislation earlier this month to require the Nassau County Police Department to produce a quarterly crime report on statistics relating to the effect of cashless bail in Nassau County, and after holding a hearing on the issue on Februar...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: February 10, 2020

LEGISLATIVE MAJORITY INTRODUCES BILL REQUIRING QUARTERLY CRIME REPORTS

The Legislative Majority Caucus will be holding a hearing on the ill-conceived Criminal Justice Reform passed by New York State. The so-called reform has led to suspects charged with serious crimes being released all over the state. In Nassau County, Poli...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: February 4, 2020

PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO APRIL 2, 2020

On January 2nd, the County released a new assessment roll for the 2021-2022 year. Despite the rapidly approaching grievance deadline, many residents have not yet received new Notices of Tentative Assessment, leaving them with just a little over a month to...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: February 3, 2020

LEGISLATOR McKEVITT TO HOST PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE WORKSHOPS IN 13TH LD

Tuesday

February 11, 2020

1:00 Pm to 3:00 PM

East Meadow Fire Dept. HQ

197 East Meadow Ave.

East Meadow, NY 11554

Thursday

February 13, 2020

7:00 Pm to 9:00 PM

Wantagh High School

3297 Beltagh Ave.

 Wantagh, NY 11793

Tuesday

February 18, 2020

7:00 Pm to 9:00 P...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: January 31, 2020

LEGISLATURE ANNOUNCES HEARING IN RESPONSE TO THE DEATH OF THOMAS VALVA

Following the tragic death of Suffolk County’s Thomas Valva, the Nassau County Legislature announced that they will hold a special public hearing of the Health Committee to assess procedures and protocols of Nassau Health and Social services, to...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: January 30, 2020

LEGISLATOR McKEVITT HOLDS TOWN HALL MEETING ABOUT CASHLESS BAIL

Nassau County Legislator Tom McKevitt joined with Legislator John Ferretti, Legislator Rose Marie Walker, Legislator Steve Rhoads, Councilman Dennis Dunne and Nassau County Correction Officers Benevolent Association President Brian Sullivan to hold a town...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: January 30, 2020

LEGISLATURE INTRODUCES RESOLUTION EXTENDING TAX GRIEVANCE DEADLINE

The Nassau County Legislature has introduced a resolution to extend the deadline of the Property Tax Assessment Grievance Period until April 1st.

On January 2nd, the County released a new assessment roll for the 2021-2022 year. Despite the rapidly approach...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: January 15, 2020

LEGISLATURE PASSES S.A.F.E.R. GRANT TO INCREASE FIRE DEPARTMENT FUNDS

LEGISLATURE PASSES S.A.F.E.R. GRANT 

TO INCREASE FIRE DEPARTMENT FUNDS 

On Monday, January 13th, the Nassau County Legislature held their first committee meeting of 2020, and passed funding for Nassau’s volunteer fire departments...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: January 15, 2020

TOM McKEVITT SWORN IN FOR NEW TERM AS NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATOR

TOM McKEVITT SWORN IN FOR NEW 

TERM AS NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATOR 

On Monday, January 13th, Legislator Tom McKevitt was sworn in for a new term in the Nassau County Legislature for the 13th Legislative Session. Nassau County Clerk Maureen O&...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: December 23, 2019

LEGISLATOR McKEVITT IS HOSTING A TOWN HALL MEETING IN LEVITTOWN

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 – 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Levittown Public Library – 1 Bluegrass Ln., Levittown

Nassau County Legislator Tom McKevitt is joining with Legislator John Ferretti to host a Town Hall Meeting in Levittown to address res...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: December 19, 2019

STOP THE BLEED - SAVE A LIFE TRAINING

Legislator Tom McKevitt is joining together with Legislator Steve Rhoads, Assemblyman David McDonough, The Bellmore-Merrick CHSD, Community Parent Center and the Bellmore-Merrick Community Coalition to sponsor the “Stop The Bleed” Trai...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: December 18, 2019

LEGISLATURE CALLS FOR PLAN FOR NASSAU COUNTY CORRECTIONAL FACILITY INMATE RELEASE

LEGISLATURE CALLS FOR PLAN FOR NASSAU COUNTY CORRECTIONAL FACILITY INMATE RELEASE

On Monday, December 16th, members of the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature joined with President of the Nassau County Correction Officers Benevolent Associatio...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: December 18, 2019

LEGISLATOR McKEVITT ATTENDS DEDICATION OF JOHN J. CIOTTI MEETING ROOM

LEGISLATOR McKEVITT ATTENDS DEDICATION OF JOHN J. CIOTTI MEETING ROOM 

On Monday, December 10th, Legislator Tom McKevitt joined with the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature and the family of the late Legislator John J. Ciotti to dedic...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: December 5, 2019

Toys for Tots

Nassau County Legislator Tom McKevitt has teamed up with the

United States Marine Corps for the Toys for Tots Holiday Gift Drive.

New, unwrapped toys will be collected until

MONDAY, DECEMBER 16TH

Toys for Tots Holiday Gift Drive drop-off boxes for new, unwrap...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: November 27, 2019

LEGISLATURE VOTES TO CREATE OFFICE OF CRIME VICTIM ADVOCATE

Last month, the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature added amendments to the County Executive’s Budget to create an Office of Crime Victim Advocates to aid victims and witnesses of violent crimes in Nassau County. Today, the Legislat...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: October 23, 2019

LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH STATE ASSEMBLY TO ANNOUNCE REASSESSMENT RELIEF CREDIT

Assemblyman Ed Ra has introduced new legislation in the State Assembly to address the unfair burden placed on residents whose taxes will go down, but will continue to pay more than their fair share of property taxes because of the proposed five year phase...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: October 22, 2019

HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY HALLOWEEN REMEMBER THESE IMPORTANT SAFETY TIPS

Halloween brings jack-o-lanterns, whimsical costumes, and visits from young neighbors in disguise. Legislator Tom McKevitt and the Nassau County Department of Health offer these Halloween Safety Tips to help keep this holiday safe and enjoyable for everyo...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: October 22, 2019

PLEASE DONATE BLOOD - NEW YORK BLOOD CENTER ISSUES URGENT CALL FOR DONORS

REGION’S BLOOD SUPPLY HAS NEVER BEEN LOWER 

Critical blood shortage stems from decline in donor base and increased demand for blood

New York’s blood supply has never been lower, and New York Blood Center (NYBC) is urgently calli...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: October 21, 2019

LEGISLATOR McKEVITT’S WINTER COAT & ACCESSORIES DRIVE DROP-OFF LOCATIONS

Nassau County Legislator Tom McKevitt invites you to participate in this year’s Winter Coat Drive to benefit local families in need.  Between now and December 1st, please drop off new and/or gently used winter coats and accessories (glo...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: October 16, 2019

MINORITY CAUCUS FAILS TO OVERRIDE VETO OF “ASSESSMENT BILL OF RIGHTS”

Earlier this Summer, the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature introduced a number of bills meant to help improve fairness and transparency in the County Executive’s Assessment Process. After passing the full Legislature, the County E...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: October 15, 2019

SAFELY DISCARD OF MEDICATIONS AT THE “SHED THE MEDS” DRUG TAKE-BACK EVENT

LEVITTOWN

Wisdom Lane Middle School

120 Center Ln., Levittown

 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM

BELLMORE-MERRICK

Grand Avenue Middle School

2301 Grand Ave., Bellmore

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

October 26th is “National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.” L...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: October 3, 2019

LEGISLATOR McKEVITT’S WINTER COAT DRIVE - NOW THROUGH DECEMBER 1ST

LEGISLATOR McKEVITT’S WINTER COAT DRIVE - NOW THROUGH DECEMBER 1ST

Nassau County Legislator Tom McKevitt invites you to participate in this year’s Winter Coat Drive to benefit local families in need.  Between now and December 1...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: October 3, 2019

LEGISLATOR McKEVITT’S FLU SHOT PROGRAM FOR SENIOR CITIZENS

Friday, October 18, 2019 - 10:00 Am to 4:00 PM   

East Meadow Firemen’s Benevolent Hall - 170 Maple Ave., East Meadow

Nassau County Legislator Tom McKevitt, in conjunction with Nassau University Medical Center, ...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: September 12, 2019

LEGISLATOR McKEVITT TO HOST FREE CHILD CAR SEAT SAFETY INSPECTION

LEGISLATOR McKEVITT TO HOST FREE 

CHILD CAR SEAT SAFETY INSPECTION

 

FRIday, OCTOBER 4, 2019  •  9:30 AM to 11:30 AM

Eisenhower Park – Parking Field #5 – Park Blvd., East Meadow

Nassau C...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: September 5, 2019

SCHOOL IS OPEN – DRIVE CAREFULLY!

Nassau County Legislator Tom McKevitt would like to remind drivers to be extra cautious when driving now that school is open, especially when driving in school zones.

School zones are areas marked off near all schools. These areas usually have slower speed...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: August 27, 2019

LEGISLATOR McKEVITT AND THE COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT OFFER SAFETY TIPS TO PREVENT STOLEN CARS

LEGISLATOR TOM McKEVITT AND THE 

NASSAU COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT OFFER 

SAFETY TIPS TO PREVENT STOLEN CARS 

AND LARCENIES FROM VEHICLES

Legislator Tom McKevitt and the Nassau County Police Department would like to alert the public t...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: August 21, 2019

LEGISLATURE INTRODUCES BILLS PROVIDING ADDITIONAL MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES FOR POLICE AND CORRECTIONS

In the wake of the 9th New York Police Department (NYPD) officer to die by suicide this year, Legislator Tom McKevitt and the Nassau County Legislative Majority joined with members of the Nassau County Police Benevolent Association (PBA), Detectives Assoc...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: August 15, 2019

PROSTATE CANCER PSA SCREENING PROGRAM

PROSTATE CANCER PSA SCREENING PROGRAM

Sponsored by Legislator Tom McKevitt and Integrated Medical Foundation

 

THURSDAY, SEPT. 12, 2019 – 3:45 PM to 5:30 PM

East Meadow Fire Department Headquarters

197 East Meadow Ave., East Meadow

 ...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: August 15, 2019

LEGISLATOR McKEVITT ANNOUNCES THAT THE NUMC MAMMOGRAPHY VAN IS COMING TO OUR AREA

LEGISLATOR McKEVITT ANNOUNCES THAT THE 

NUMC MAMMOGRAPHY VAN IS COMING TO OUR AREA

 

          • Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019 • 8:30 AM to 12:00 Noon •

Eisenhower P...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: August 15, 2019

Free Mini Golf for Senior Citizens at Eisenhower Park

Free Mini Golf for Senior Citizens at Eisenhower Park

Wednesday, September 18, 2019  -  10:00 am to 2:00 PM 

(Rain Date: Friday, September 20th)

Miniature-Golf Course at Eisenhower Park, parking field #4 or #5

Legislator Tom McKevit...

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Legislative District 13
Posted on: August 14, 2019

2019 PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS WORKSHOP

2019 PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS WORKSHOP

 

MONDAY, AUGUST 26TH – 2:00 PM TO 3:30 PM

East Meadow United Methodist Church – 470 East Meadow Ave., East Meadow

Nassau County Legislator Tom McKevitt would like to inform all owners of a ho...

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Legislative District 13

News Flash

Posted on: July 30, 2020

LEGISLATURE TO RENAME COUNTY POLICE HEADQUARTERS AFTER FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN POLICE COMMISSIONER

The Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature held a press conference on July 30th, to announce the naming of the Nassau County Police Department headquarters building after former Police Commissioner William J. Willett. Commissioner Willett, who s...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: July 1, 2020

NASSAU LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH NCPD AND NYPD TO UNVEIL COMMUNITY INITIATIVE IN SUPPORT LAW ENFORCENT

As the Nassau County Police Department and thousands of NYPD officers living on Long Island continue to battle an anti-police sentiment coupled with calls to “defund the police,” the Nassau County Legislature joined with local communit...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: June 4, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE ASKS GOVERNOR TO ALLOW OUTDOOR GRADUATION CEREMONIES

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE ASKS GOVERNOR TO ALLOW OUTDOOR GRADUATION CEREMONIES

Urges Him to Change Guidelines for Public Pools

Following the State guidance that was sent out regarding Graduation ceremonies, Presiding Officer Richard Nicolello sent ...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: May 21, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE LEADS VIRTUAL FOOD DONATION RAISES MORE THAN 5,000 LBS. OF FOOD

Last month, the Nassau County Legislature Majority Caucus joined with Long Island Cares-The Harry Chapin Food Bank to host a virtual food drive in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the increased demand for donations.

The drive allowed users to shop for...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: May 18, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH SCOUTS AND VETERANS TO KICK OFF MEMORIAL DAY INITIATIVE

As we endure another month of the COVID-19 pandemic, an announcement was recently made that residents would not be able to place American flags on graves at military cemeteries for Memorial Day, most notably Calverton National Cemetery in Suffolk County. ...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: May 15, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATORS PARTNER WITH M&C VENTURE GROUP TO DONATE THOUSANDS OF FACE SHIELDS TO EMTS

As the COVID-19 pandemic goes on, many first responders are in desperate need of the necessary supplies that keep them safe from this dangerous virus. Fire fighters, EMTs, ambulance companies, and other first responders need to be protected because althou...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: May 11, 2020

LEGISLATOR SCHAEFER DONATES FACE SHIELDS AND FROZEN YOGURT TO HEALTHCARE WORKERS

LEGISLATOR SCHAEFER JOINS COMMUNITY MEMBERS IN DONATION OF FACE SHIELDS AND FROZEN YOGURT TO HEALTHCARE WORKERS

Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer joined with Legislator Bill Gaylor, New York State Assemblyman Ed Ra, Northwell Health-LIJ Valley Stream...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: May 4, 2020

LEGISLATURE HOLDS EMERGENCY VOTE TO ACCEPT FUNDS TO HELP COVID-19 OUTBREAK RELATED PROGRAMS

The Nassau County Legislature held an emergency vote today to approve financial assistance from the federal government to help with COVID-19 related programs. Under the federal CARES Act, Nassau County will receive $12,775,244 from the Department of Housi...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: April 29, 2020

LEGISLATOR SCHAEFER ANNOUNCES PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT DRIVE FOR COVID-19 FRONTLINE WORKERS

LEGISLATOR SCHAEFER ANNOUNCES PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT DRIVE FOR COVID-19 FRONTLINE WORKERS

 

SATURDAY, MAY 2, 2020  12:00 NOON  2:00 PM

GARDEN CITY HIGH SCHOOL – 170 ROCKAWAY A...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: April 20, 2020

MAJORITY INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO GIVE RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES UNTIL JUNE 11 TO PAY PROPERTY TAX

As Nassau residents and businesses struggle to cope with the financial hardships caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, which has halted almost all economic activity in the county, Majority Legislators have passed an emergency resolution to give residents and b...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: April 17, 2020

MAJORITY INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO GIVE RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES UNTIL JUNE 11 TO PAY PROPERTY TAX

As Nassau residents and businesses struggle to cope with the financial hardships caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, which has halted almost all economic activity in the county, Majority Legislators have submitted an emergency resolution to give residents an...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: April 3, 2020

LEGISLATURE ANNOUNCES “TAKE FIVE” CAMPAIGN FOR MENTAL HEALTH DURING COVID-19 OUTBREAK

As we enter the second month of social distancing and quarantine due to the COVID-19 outbreak, many people can start to feel isolated and disconnected from those they love. Elderly family members and neighbors can feel lonely, especially without any socia...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: March 10, 2020

LEGISLATOR SCHAEFER INVITES YOU TO A TOWN HALL MEETING ON NEW CRIMINAL JUSTICE & BAIL “REFORMS"

LEGISLATOR SCHAEFER INVITES YOU TO A TOWN HALL MEETING ON: UNDERSTANDING ALBANY’S NEW CRIMINAL JUSTICE & BAIL “REFORMS”

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 25, 2020 – 7:00 PM to 9:00 PMWest Hempstead Public Librar...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: March 10, 2020

ST. PATRICK’S DAY COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE

Tuesday, March 17, 2020  •  2:45 PM – 8:45 PM

Hicksville Fire Department – 20 E. Marie St., Hicksville

Please join Nassau County Legislators Laura Schaefer and Rose Marie Walker and come out to the Community Bl...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: February 25, 2020

LEGISLATURE CELEBRATES BLACK HISTORY MONTH, HONOR BLACK LEADERS

On Monday, February 24th, the Nassau County Legislature honored two community leaders as part of its Black History Month celebration. Each of the honorees have made significant contributions to making Nassau County the great community it is today.

The hono...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: February 25, 2020

BILL REQUIRING QUARTERLY CRIME REPORTS FROM NCPD PASSES LEGISLATURE

After introducing legislation earlier this month to require the Nassau County Police Department to produce a quarterly crime report on statistics relating to the effect of cashless bail in Nassau County, and after holding a hearing on the issue on Februar...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: February 10, 2020

LEGISLATIVE MAJORITY INTRODUCES BILL REQUIRING QUARTERLY CRIME REPORTS

The Legislative Majority Caucus will be holding a hearing on the ill-conceived Criminal Justice Reform passed by New York State. The so-called reform has led to suspects charged with serious crimes being released all over the state. In Nassau County, Poli...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: February 4, 2020

PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO APRIL 2, 2020

On January 2nd, the County released a new assessment roll for the 2021-2022 year. Despite the rapidly approaching grievance deadline, many residents have not yet received new Notices of Tentative Assessment, leaving them with just a little over a month to...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: January 31, 2020

LEGISLATURE ANNOUNCES HEARING IN RESPONSE TO THE DEATH OF THOMAS VALVA

Following the tragic death of Suffolk County’s Thomas Valva, the Nassau County Legislature announced that they will hold a special public hearing of the Health Committee to assess procedures and protocols of Nassau Health and Social services, to...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: January 30, 2020

LEGISLATURE INTRODUCES RESOLUTION EXTENDING TAX GRIEVANCE DEADLINE

The Nassau County Legislature has introduced a resolution to extend the deadline of the Property Tax Assessment Grievance Period until April 1st.

On January 2nd, the County released a new assessment roll for the 2021-2022 year. Despite the rapidly approach...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: January 15, 2020

LEGISLATURE PASSES S.A.F.E.R. GRANT TO INCREASE FIRE DEPARTMENT FUNDS

LEGISLATURE PASSES S.A.F.E.R. GRANT 

TO INCREASE FIRE DEPARTMENT FUNDS 

On Monday, January 13th, the Nassau County Legislature held their first committee meeting of 2020, and passed funding for Nassau’s volunteer fire departments...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: January 15, 2020

LAURA SCHAEFER SWORN IN FOR NEW TERM AS NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATOR

LAURA SCHAEFER SWORN IN FOR NEW 

TERM AS NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATOR 

On Monday, January 13th, Legislator Laura Schaefer was sworn in for a new term in the Nassau County Legislature for the 13th Legislative Session. Nassau County Clerk Mauree...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: January 9, 2020

UNDERSTANDING THE DANGERS OF ALBANY’S NEW BAIL REFORM

LEGISLATOR SCHAEFER INVITES YOU TO A TOWN HALL MEETING ON: 

UNDERSTANDING THE DANGERS OF 

ALBANY’S NEW BAIL REFORM

 

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 15, 2020 – 8:00 PM

Carle Place High School – 168 Cherry Lane, Carle...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: December 19, 2019

LEGISLATOR SCHAEFER TO HOST PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE WORKSHOPS IN 14TH LD

Tuesday

January 21, 2020

2:00 Pm to 4:00 PM

Garden City Senior Center

 6 Golf Club Ln., Garden City

Wednesday

February 26, 2020

7:00 Pm to 9:00 PM

Carle Place High School 

168 Cherry Ln., Carle Place

Legislator Laura Schaefer is hosting 2020 Prope...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: December 18, 2019

LEGISLATOR SCHAEFER ATTENDS DEDICATION OF JOHN J. CIOTTI MEETING ROOM

LEGISLATOR SCHAEFER ATTENDS DEDICATION OF JOHN J. CIOTTI MEETING ROOM 

On Monday, December 10th, Legislator Laura Schaefer joined with the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature and the family of the late Legislator John J. Ciotti to ded...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: December 5, 2019

Toys for Tots

Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer has teamed up with the

United States Marine Corps for the Toys for Tots Holiday Gift Drive.

New, unwrapped toys will be collected until

MONDAY, DECEMBER 16TH

Toys for Tots Holiday Gift Drive drop-off boxes for new, unwr...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: November 27, 2019

LEGISLATURE VOTES TO CREATE OFFICE OF CRIME VICTIM ADVOCATE

Last month, the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature added amendments to the County Executive’s Budget to create an Office of Crime Victim Advocates to aid victims and witnesses of violent crimes in Nassau County. Today, the Legislat...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: October 23, 2019

LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH STATE ASSEMBLY TO ANNOUNCE REASSESSMENT RELIEF CREDIT

Assemblyman Ed Ra has introduced new legislation in the State Assembly to address the unfair burden placed on residents whose taxes will go down, but will continue to pay more than their fair share of property taxes because of the proposed five year phase...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: October 22, 2019

HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY HALLOWEEN REMEMBER THESE IMPORTANT SAFETY TIPS

Halloween brings jack-o-lanterns, whimsical costumes, and visits from young neighbors in disguise. Legislator Laura Schaefer and the Nassau County Department of Health offer these Halloween Safety Tips to help keep this holiday safe and enjoyable for ever...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: October 22, 2019

PLEASE DONATE BLOOD - NEW YORK BLOOD CENTER ISSUES URGENT CALL FOR DONORS

REGION’S BLOOD SUPPLY HAS NEVER BEEN LOWER 

Critical blood shortage stems from decline in donor base and increased demand for blood

New York’s blood supply has never been lower, and New York Blood Center (NYBC) is urgently calli...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: October 18, 2019

COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE

Monday, NOVEMBER 4, 2019  •  2:45 PM – 8:45 PM

Hicksville Community Center – 28 W. Carl St., Hicksville

Please join Nassau County Legislators Laura Schaefer and Rose Marie Walker and come out to the Community B...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: October 16, 2019

MINORITY CAUCUS FAILS TO OVERRIDE VETO OF “ASSESSMENT BILL OF RIGHTS”

Earlier this Summer, the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature introduced a number of bills meant to help improve fairness and transparency in the County Executive’s Assessment Process. After passing the full Legislature, the County E...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: October 15, 2019

SAFELY DISCARD OF MEDICATIONS AT THE “SHED THE MEDS” DRUG TAKE-BACK EVENTSH

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26th - 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Bethpage High School – 10 Cherry Ave., Bethpage

 

Legislator Laura Schaefer is joining together with Legislator Rose Marie Walker and the Nassau County Police Department 8th Precinct to host a &...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: October 3, 2019

SENIOR SCAM PREVENTION COMMUNITY FORUMS

TUESDAY, OCT 8, 2019

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

West Hempstead Library

500 Hempstead Ave., West Hempstead

MONDAY, OCT 28, 2019

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Franklin Square Library

19 Lincoln Rd., Franklin Square

Nassau County Legislators Laura Schaefer and Vincen...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: September 24, 2019

2019 PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS WORKSHOPS

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27th – 1:00 PM TO 2:30 PM

West Hempstead Public Library – 500 Hempstead Tpke., West Hempstead

 

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 2nd – 1:00 PM TO 2:30 PM

Garden City Senior Center – 6 Golf Club Ln., Garden ...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: September 5, 2019

SCHOOL IS OPEN – DRIVE CAREFULLY!

Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer would like to remind drivers to be extra cautious when driving now that school is open, especially when driving in school zones.

School zones are areas marked off near all schools. These areas usually have slower spe...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: August 27, 2019

LEGISLATOR SCHAEFER TO HOST NARCAN TRAINING/ OVERDOSE PREVENTION WORKSHOP

Monday, September 9, 2019  •  7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Bethpage Senior Community Center – 130 Grumman Rd. W, Bethpage

 

You can save the life of a loved one from overdose!

 

Nassau County has been addressing the ...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: August 27, 2019

LEGISLATOR SCHAEFER AND THE COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT OFFER SAFETY TIPS TO PREVENT STOLEN CARS

LEGISLATOR LAURA SCHAEFER AND THE 

NASSAU COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT OFFER 

SAFETY TIPS TO PREVENT STOLEN CARS 

AND LARCENIES FROM VEHICLES

Legislator Laura Schaefer and the Nassau County Police Department would like to alert the publ...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: August 21, 2019

LEGISLATURE INTRODUCES BILLS PROVIDING ADDITIONAL MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES FOR POLICE AND CORRECTIONS

In the wake of the 9th New York Police Department (NYPD) officer to die by suicide this year, Legislator Laura Schaefer and the Nassau County Legislative Majority joined with members of the Nassau County Police Benevolent Association (PBA), Detectives Ass...

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Legislative District 14
Posted on: August 16, 2019

SCHAEFER UNVEILS NASSAU C.A.R.E.S. SMARTPHONE APP FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE PREVENTION AND TREATMENT

LEGISLATOR SCHAEFER UNVEILS NASSAU C.A.R.E.S. SMARTPHONE APP FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE PREVENTION AND TREATMENT

Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer joined with Legislator Joshua Lafazan, Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder and County Executive Laura Curran to ...

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Legislative District 14

News Flash

Posted on: July 30, 2020

LEGISLATURE TO RENAME COUNTY POLICE HEADQUARTERS AFTER FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN POLICE COMMISSIONER

The Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature held a press conference on July 30th, to announce the naming of the Nassau County Police Department headquarters building after former Police Commissioner William J. Willett. Commissioner Willett, who s...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: July 14, 2020

URGENT NEED BLOOD EMERGENCY HELP THOSE IN NEED AND DONATE BLOOD

URGENT NEED BLOOD EMERGENCY

HELP THOSE IN NEED AND DONATE BLOOD!

 

Wednesday, AUGUST 5, 2020  •  1:00 PM – 7:00 PM

East Meadow High School – 101 Carmen Ave., East Meadow

Hosted by Legislator John Ferretti...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: July 1, 2020

NASSAU LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH NCPD AND NYPD TO UNVEIL COMMUNITY INITIATIVE IN SUPPORT LAW ENFORCENT

As the Nassau County Police Department and thousands of NYPD officers living on Long Island continue to battle an anti-police sentiment coupled with calls to “defund the police,” the Nassau County Legislature joined with local communit...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: July 1, 2020

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI MEETS WITH DYLAN SANTIAGO FROM BOY SCOUT TROOP #189 IN WANTAGH

Nassau County Legislator John Ferretti was honored to meet with Dylan Santiago recently. Dylan is a Boy Scout in Troop #189 in Wantagh and is finishing the final requirements to become an Eagle Scout. Dylan will be attending Florida Tech in the Fall after...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: June 4, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE ASKS GOVERNOR TO ALLOW OUTDOOR GRADUATION CEREMONIES

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE ASKS GOVERNOR TO ALLOW OUTDOOR GRADUATION CEREMONIES

Urges Him to Change Guidelines for Public Pools

Following the State guidance that was sent out regarding Graduation ceremonies, Presiding Officer Richard Nicolello sent ...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: May 21, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE LEADS VIRTUAL FOOD DONATION RAISES MORE THAN 5,000 LBS. OF FOOD

Last month, the Nassau County Legislature Majority Caucus joined with Long Island Cares-The Harry Chapin Food Bank to host a virtual food drive in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the increased demand for donations.

The drive allowed users to shop for...

Read on...

Legislative District 15
Posted on: May 18, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH SCOUTS AND VETERANS TO KICK OFF MEMORIAL DAY INITIATIVE

As we endure another month of the COVID-19 pandemic, an announcement was recently made that residents would not be able to place American flags on graves at military cemeteries for Memorial Day, most notably Calverton National Cemetery in Suffolk County. ...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: May 4, 2020

LEGISLATURE HOLDS EMERGENCY VOTE TO ACCEPT FUNDS TO HELP COVID-19 OUTBREAK RELATED PROGRAMS

The Nassau County Legislature held an emergency vote today to approve financial assistance from the federal government to help with COVID-19 related programs. Under the federal CARES Act, Nassau County will receive $12,775,244 from the Department of Housi...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: May 1, 2020

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI LAUNCHES MENTAL HEALTH WEBPAGE FOR NASSAU COUNTY CHILDREN AND FAMILIES

On Wednesday, April 29th, Legislator John Ferretti launched a mental health resource webpage geared towards providing assistance to Nassau’s children and families. The page includes contact information to mental healthcare professionals that spe...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: April 17, 2020

MAJORITY INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO GIVE RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES UNTIL JUNE 11 TO PAY PROPERTY TAX

As Nassau residents and businesses struggle to cope with the financial hardships caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, which has halted almost all economic activity in the county, Majority Legislators have submitted an emergency resolution to give residents an...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: April 15, 2020

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI DELIVERS THOUSANDS OF LETTERS TO NUMC HEALTHCARE WORKERS ON FRONT LINES OF COVID

As hospitals feel the strain of this health crisis, medical professionals are taking the center stage. Doctors, nurses, EMTS, and other healthcare workers are working tirelessly to fight this pandemic. We owe them our thanks and gratitude for being on the...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: April 10, 2020

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI TO HOST FIRST EVER COMMUNITY PELOTON RIDE AMID COVID-19 OUTBREAK

Since the COVID-19 pandemic began in Nassau County, residents have been asked to stay in their homes; venturing outside for essential travel like trips to the supermarket; or to perform essential services that can’t be performed at home. When re...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: March 30, 2020

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI ANNOUNCES LETTER DRIVE FOR HEALTHCARE WORKERS AND FIRST RESPONDERS

Levittown, NY – Earlier today, Legislator John Ferretti joined with Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell, Police Benevolent Association President James McDermott, Legislator Steve Rhoads and Helen Meittinas, President of the Community...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: March 9, 2020

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI AND BETHPAGE FEDERAL CREDIT UNION HOST TAX PREPARATION WORKSHOPS

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI AND BETHPAGE FEDERAL 

CREDIT UNION HOST TAX PREPARATION WORKSHOPS

Nassau County Legislator John Ferretti was proud to partner with Bethpage Federal Credit Union to offer two free Income Tax Preparation at the Levittown Library f...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: March 3, 2020

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI AND THE ALZHEIMER’S FOUNDATION OF AMERICA PRESENT A FREE MEMORY SCREENING

Nassau County Legislator John Ferretti invites you to have a free Memory Screening sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

  • Memory screenings consist of a series of questions to gauge memory, languageand thinking skills.
  • Screenings will ...
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Legislative District 15
Posted on: March 3, 2020

S.T.O.P. HAZARDOUS HOUSEHOLD WASTE COLLECTION PROGRAM COMING TO EAST MEADOW

Legislator John Ferretti is pleased to announce that the Town of Hempstead Stop Throwing Out Pollutants Hazardous Waste Collection Program (S.T.O.P.) is coming to our area and will take place Saturday, March 14th from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM. The drop site is ...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: February 25, 2020

LEGISLATURE CELEBRATES BLACK HISTORY MONTH, HONOR BLACK LEADERS

On Monday, February 24th, the Nassau County Legislature honored two community leaders as part of its Black History Month celebration. Each of the honorees have made significant contributions to making Nassau County the great community it is today.

The hono...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: February 25, 2020

BILL REQUIRING QUARTERLY CRIME REPORTS FROM NCPD PASSES LEGISLATURE

After introducing legislation earlier this month to require the Nassau County Police Department to produce a quarterly crime report on statistics relating to the effect of cashless bail in Nassau County, and after holding a hearing on the issue on Februar...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: February 10, 2020

LEGISLATIVE MAJORITY INTRODUCES BILL REQUIRING QUARTERLY CRIME REPORTS

The Legislative Majority Caucus will be holding a hearing on the ill-conceived Criminal Justice Reform passed by New York State. The so-called reform has led to suspects charged with serious crimes being released all over the state. In Nassau County, Poli...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: February 4, 2020

PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO APRIL 2, 2020

On January 2nd, the County released a new assessment roll for the 2021-2022 year. Despite the rapidly approaching grievance deadline, many residents have not yet received new Notices of Tentative Assessment, leaving them with just a little over a month to...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: January 30, 2020

FERRETTI HOLDS TOWN HALL MEETING ABOUT CASHLESS BAIL

Nassau County Legislator John Ferretti joined with Legislator Tom McKevitt, Legislator Rose Marie Walker, Legislator Steve Rhoads, Councilman Dennis Dunne and Nassau County Correction Officers Benevolent Association President Brian Sullivan to hold a town...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: January 30, 2020

LEGISLATURE INTRODUCES RESOLUTION EXTENDING TAX GRIEVANCE DEADLINE

The Nassau County Legislature has introduced a resolution to extend the deadline of the Property Tax Assessment Grievance Period until April 1st.

On January 2nd, the County released a new assessment roll for the 2021-2022 year. Despite the rapidly approach...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: January 27, 2020

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI TO HOST PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE WORKSHOPS IN 15TH LD

 

Monday

February 3, 2020

7:00 Pm to 8:00 PM

Island Trees Public Library

 38 Farmedge Rd., Levittown

Thursday

February 27, 2020

2:00 Pm to 3:00 PM

Island Trees Public Library

 38 Farmedge Rd., Levittown

Legislator John Ferretti is hosting ...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: January 15, 2020

LEGISLATURE PASSES S.A.F.E.R. GRANT TO INCREASE FIRE DEPARTMENT FUNDS

LEGISLATURE PASSES S.A.F.E.R. GRANT 

TO INCREASE FIRE DEPARTMENT FUNDS 

On Monday, January 13th, the Nassau County Legislature held their first committee meeting of 2020, and passed funding for Nassau’s volunteer fire departments...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: January 15, 2020

JOHN FERRETTI SWORN IN FOR NEW TERM AS NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATOR

JOHN FERRETTI SWORN IN FOR NEW 

TERM AS NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATOR 

On Monday, January 13th, Legislator John Ferretti was sworn in for a new term in the Nassau County Legislature for the 13th Legislative Session. Nassau County Clerk Maureen ...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: January 8, 2020

UNDERSTANDING THE DANGERS OF ALBANY’S NEW BAIL REFORM

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI INVITES YOU TO A TOWN HALL MEETING ON: 

UNDERSTANDING THE DANGERS OF 

ALBANY’S NEW BAIL REFORM

 

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 – 6:00 PM

Levittown Hall – 201 Levittown Parkway, Hicksville...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: December 23, 2019

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI IS HOSTING A TOWN HALL MEETING IN LEVITTOWN

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 – 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Levittown Public Library – 1 Bluegrass Ln., Levittown

Nassau County Legislator John Ferretti is joining with Legislator Tom McKevitt to host a Town Hall Meeting in Levittown to address res...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: December 18, 2019

LEGISLATURE CALLS FOR PLAN FOR NASSAU COUNTY CORRECTIONAL FACILITY INMATE RELEASE

LEGISLATURE CALLS FOR PLAN FOR NASSAU COUNTY CORRECTIONAL FACILITY INMATE RELEASE

On Monday, December 16th, members of the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature joined with President of the Nassau County Correction Officers Benevolent Associatio...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: December 18, 2019

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI ATTENDS DEDICATION OF JOHN J. CIOTTI MEETING ROOM

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI ATTENDS DEDICATION OF JOHN J. CIOTTI MEETING ROOM 

On Monday, December 10th, Legislator John Ferretti joined with the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature and the family of the late Legislator John J. Ciotti to dedi...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: December 5, 2019

Toys for Tots

Nassau County Legislator John Ferretti has teamed up with the

United States Marine Corps for the Toys for Tots Holiday Gift Drive.

New, unwrapped toys will be collected until

MONDAY, DECEMBER 16TH

Toys for Tots Holiday Gift Drive drop-off boxes for new, unwra...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: November 27, 2019

LEGISLATURE VOTES TO CREATE OFFICE OF CRIME VICTIM ADVOCATE

Last month, the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature added amendments to the County Executive’s Budget to create an Office of Crime Victim Advocates to aid victims and witnesses of violent crimes in Nassau County. Today, the Legislat...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: October 30, 2019

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI JOINS VILLAGE GREEN ASSISTED LIVING FOR THEIR HARD HAT PARTY

Nassau County Legislator John Ferretti was happy to attend The Village Green Assisted Living Hard Hat Party on Wednesday, October 23, 2019.

The Village Green Assisted Living community is designed to meet the specific needs of residents who could benefit fr...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: October 30, 2019

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI JOINS VILLAGE GREEN ASSISTED LIVING FOR THEIR HARD HAT PARTY

Legislator John Ferretti and County Clerk Maureen O’Connell were happy to host the Free Senior Flu Shot Program at VFW Post #9592 and thank Commander Peter Stasinski and Past Commander Matthew DeGregorio for their hospitality. They would also li...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: October 29, 2019

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI & THE ALZHEIMER’S FOUNDATION OF AMERICA PRESENT A FREE MEMORY SCREENING PROGRAM

Friday, November 8th - 11:00AM – 2:00PM

Levittown Public Library – 1 Bluegrass Ln., Levittown

Nassau County Legislator John Ferretti invites you to have a free Memory Screening sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Foundation o...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: October 29, 2019

SENIOR SCAM PREVENTION COMMUNITY FORUM

Wednesday, November 13th – 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM

Levittown Public Library – 1 Bluegrass Ln., Levittown

Nassau County Legislator John Ferretti invites you to an important meeting on preventing scams against seniors hosted by the Nas...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: October 25, 2019

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI’S BICYCLE SAFETY LEGISLATION SIGNED INTO LAW

Nassau County Legislator John Ferretti is pleased to announce that his two proposed bicycle safety bills have been signed by the County Executive and become effective immediately. The laws change helmet requirements and consequences for reckless bike-ridi...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: October 24, 2019

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI HOLDS BICYCLE SAFETY EVENT

Nassau County Legislator John Ferretti was thankful to Mark Hoffacher and Lowell Wolff from NY Coalition for Transportation Safety and Catherine Blotiau from Nassau County Safe Kids for joining him for a Bicycle Safety Event on Tuesday, October 22, 2019.

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: October 24, 2019

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI ATTENDS GC TECH KEY CLUB OFFICER INDUCTION CEREMONY

Nassau County Legislator John Ferretti was honored to attend the GC Tech Club Officer Induction Ceremony on Tuesday, October 22, 2019.

Legislator Ferretti is pictured above with Mike Pappas – Director of the Key Club – Board of Educatio...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: October 23, 2019

LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH STATE ASSEMBLY TO ANNOUNCE REASSESSMENT RELIEF CREDIT

Assemblyman Ed Ra has introduced new legislation in the State Assembly to address the unfair burden placed on residents whose taxes will go down, but will continue to pay more than their fair share of property taxes because of the proposed five year phase...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: October 22, 2019

HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY HALLOWEEN REMEMBER THESE IMPORTANT SAFETY TIPS

Halloween brings jack-o-lanterns, whimsical costumes, and visits from young neighbors in disguise. Legislator John Ferretti and the Nassau County Department of Health offer these Halloween Safety Tips to help keep this holiday safe and enjoyable for every...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: October 22, 2019

PLEASE DONATE BLOOD - NEW YORK BLOOD CENTER ISSUES URGENT CALL FOR DONORS

REGION’S BLOOD SUPPLY HAS NEVER BEEN LOWER 

Critical blood shortage stems from decline in donor base and increased demand for blood

New York’s blood supply has never been lower, and New York Blood Center (NYBC) is urgently calli...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: October 16, 2019

MINORITY CAUCUS FAILS TO OVERRIDE VETO OF “ASSESSMENT BILL OF RIGHTS”

Earlier this Summer, the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature introduced a number of bills meant to help improve fairness and transparency in the County Executive’s Assessment Process. After passing the full Legislature, the County E...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: October 15, 2019

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI’S CLOTHING DRIVE FOR VETERANS

Levittown VFW Post 9592 - 55 Hickory Ln., Levittown

Nassau County Legislator Ferretti is joining together with Assemblyman John Mikulin and Levittown VFW Post #9592 to host a clothing drive for veterans.  Your generous donations of new and/or gent...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: October 15, 2019

SAFELY DISCARD OF MEDICATIONS AT THE “SHED THE MEDS” DRUG TAKE-BACK EVENT

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26th - 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Wisdom Lane Middle School – 120 Center Ln., Levittown

 

Legislator John R. Ferretti is joining together with Legislator Tom McKevitt, the Levittown Community Action Coalition and the Nassau Coun...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: October 7, 2019

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI’S BICYCLE SAFETY EVENT

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 6:00 PM   

Levittown Hall – 201 Levittown Pkwy., Hicksville

Legislator Ferretti is hosting a Bike Safety Event along with Nassau County Safe Kids and the NY Coalition for Transportation Safety to provi...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: October 7, 2019

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI ANNOUNCES THAT THE NUMC MAMMOGRAPHY VAN IS COMING TO OUR AREA

Legislator John Ferretti is sponsoring the Nassau University Medical Center Mobile Mammography Van to visit our neighborhood to provide breast cancer screenings for women over age forty.  The screening will include a breast examination by a nurse...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: October 7, 2019

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI’S FLU SHOT PROGRAM FOR SENIOR CITIZENS

Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 9:00 Am to 1:00 PM   

VFW Post #9592 – 55 Hickory Ln., Levittown

Nassau County Legislator John Ferretti, in conjunction with Northwell Health Syosett Hospital, is offering flu shots for Nassa...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: September 24, 2019

LEGISLATURE PASSES ASSESSMENT BILL OF RIGHTS

After announcing a series of reforms called the “Assessment Bill of Rights” earlier this summer, Legislator John Ferretti and the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature are proud to announce the legislative passage of these b...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: September 5, 2019

SCHOOL IS OPEN – DRIVE CAREFULLY!

Nassau County Legislator John R. Ferretti would like to remind drivers to be extra cautious when driving now that school is open, especially when driving in school zones.

School zones are areas marked off near all schools. These areas usually have slower s...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: August 19, 2019

FACEBOOK LIVE TOWN HALL MEETING Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 7:00 PM LOG IN

Ask your Legislator a question right from your Living Room!

Legislators Ferretti will be hosting a Facebook Live Town Hall meeting, and you are invited to participate.  The Town Hall meeting will feature the Legislators answering county-r...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: August 27, 2019

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI AND THE COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT OFFER SAFETY TIPS TO PREVENT STOLEN CARS

LEGISLATOR JOHN R. FERRETTI AND THE 

NASSAU COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT OFFER 

SAFETY TIPS TO PREVENT STOLEN CARS 

AND LARCENIES FROM VEHICLES

Legislator John Ferretti and the Nassau County Police Department would like to alert the pub...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: August 21, 2019

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI ATTENDS CEREMONY FOR LEVITTOWN’S NEWEST EAGLE SCOUTS

Congratulations Eagle Scouts Ryan Talbot and Ethan Rockitter!  It was my pleasure to join together with you and your family at your Eagle Scout Court of Honor.

Pictured above with Legislator Ferretti are Deputy County Clerk Kate Murray, Ryan's Sis...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: August 21, 2019

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI JOINS WITH ISLAND TREES LIBRARY FOR THEIR SUMMER READING FINALE

Legislator Ferretti was happy to join with Island Trees Library for their Summer Reading Finale on Friday, August 9, 2019.Pictured with Legislator Ferretti above are Trustee of Library Jerry Schmotzer, Director of Library Michelle Young, Trustee of Librar...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: August 15, 2019

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI INVITES YOU TO A REASSESSMENT MEETING FOR HOMEOWNERS

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 5th – 6:00 PM

Levittown Hall – 201 Levittown Pkwy., Hicksville, NY 11801

The countywide property tax reassessment has been riddled with errors.  How can you be sure your property tax reassessment is accurate?...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: August 15, 2019

RECKLESS BICYCLE RIDING

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 21st – 6:00 PM

Levittown Public Library – 1 Bluegrass Ln., Levittown

Please join Nassau County Legislator John R. Ferretti, Town of Hempstead Councilman Dennis Dunne, Sr., Town of Hempstead Receiver of Taxes Don Clavin,...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: August 14, 2019

2019 PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS WORKSHOPS

2019 PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS WORKSHOPS

 

MONDAY, AUGUST 26TH – 2:00 PM TO 3:30 PM

East Meadow United Methodist Church – 470 East Meadow Ave., East Meadow

 

FRIDAY, SEPT. 20TH – 1:00 PM TO 2:30 PM

Levittown VFW Pos...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: August 13, 2019

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI HONORS PURPLE HEART VETERANS

Legislator Ferretti was truly honored to attend a ceremony on Wednesday, August 7, 2019 on the Anniversary of the Purple Heart Medal and recognize three of The American Legion Post #1711 Purple Heart Veteran's. Thank you gentlemen for your service, sacrif...

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Legislative District 15
Posted on: August 13, 2019

LEGISLATOR FERRETTI WAS HAPPY TO ATTEND NATIONAL NIGHT OUT

Legislator Ferretti was happy to attend National Night Out at the Town Square Veterans Memorial Park on East Meadow Avenue and Prospect Avenue on Tuesday Night, August 6, 2019 as neighborhoods throughout Nassau County were invited to join forces with thou...

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Legislative District 15

News Flash

Posted on: August 7, 2020

Durcker's Proposal for Transgender Civil Rights Protections in Nassau County’s Human Rights Law

Enshrine Protections for Transgender Residents in Human Rights Law

DEAR EDITOR:On Monday, August 3, I voted in favor of an amendment to Nassau County’s Human Rights Law which ensures that Nassau County residents are protected from discrimination ...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: August 3, 2020

Legislator Drucker’s Proposal to Provide Property Tax Relief for COVID19

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Members of the Nassau County Legislature voted unanimously on Monday, Aug. 3 to approve a local law, first introduced by Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview), to give surviving family members of health care workers ...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: July 31, 2020

Drucker Condemns Trump Affordable Housing Tweet; Urges Residents to Utilize Discrimination Hotline

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - On Friday, July 31, 2020, Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) issued the following statement:

“Our rich diversity forms the beautiful cultural tapestry that makes Nassau County such a wonderful place to wo...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: July 22, 2020

Drucker, Advanced Cardiovascular Diagnostics and Mid Island Y JCC Host COVID-19 Antibody Testing

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) - Nearly 80 residents received COVID-19 antibody testing and cardiovascular screening during a Friday, July 10 pop-up clinic hosted by Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview), Advanced Cardiovascular Diagnostics and th...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: July 14, 2020

Legislator Arnold W. Drucker, County Executive Laura Curran Celebrate Renaming of “Heroes Way”

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) - During the COVID-19 pandemic, the George Harrison-penned Beatles classic, “Here Comes the Sun,” has been widely embraced as a hopeful anthem of recovery and resilience. On Tuesday, July 14, the sun shined down brigh...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: July 13, 2020

Legislator Arnold W. Drucker, County Executive Laura Curran Celebrate Renaming of “Heroes Way”

WHAT: As Long Island approaches the one-week anniversary of embarking upon Phase Four of its regional reopening, Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) will join Plainview community leaders to celebrate the first responders, hospital s...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: July 13, 2020

Drucker Thanks Rules Committee for Backing His Proposal to Provide Property Tax Relief for COVID

Legislator Drucker Thanks Rules Committee for Backing His Proposal to Provide Property Tax Relief for Surviving Family Members of Health Care Workers, First Responders Who Succumbed to COVID-19

Legislator Drucker’s proposed local law now goes bef...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: July 13, 2020

Solages & Drucker Introduce Proposal to Establish a Database of Racially Restrictive Property Deeds

Legislators Carrié Solages and Arnold Drucker Introduce Proposal to Establish a Database of Racially Restrictive Covenants within Property Deeds in Nassau County

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislators Carrié Solages (D &ndash...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: July 6, 2020

County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker Hosts “COVID-19 & Your Community: A Community Health Update"

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) joins Michael Fener, Executive Director of Plainview and Syosset Hospitals, to present the “COVID-19 and Your Community: A Community Health Update” Zoom webinar. Topics o...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: June 16, 2020

Statement from Drucker Regarding SCOTUS Ruling Establishing Workplace Protection for LGBTQ Americans

“No one should face discrimination based on their sexual orientation or gender identity - or for any other reason.

Through its interpretation of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Supreme Court has unequivocally - and correctly - affi...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: June 12, 2020

Drucker, Advanced Cardiovascular Diagnostics & Sid Jacobson JCC Host COVID19 Antibody Testing Clinic

Legislator Drucker is tested for COVID-19 antibodies aboard Advanced Cardiovascular Diagnostics’ mobile testing facility in Greenvale on Wednesday, June 10.

(GREENVALE, N.Y.) - Nearly 100 people were tested for COVID-19 antibodies outside the Sid...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: June 11, 2020

Legislator Drucker and others Present: “COVID-19 and Your Child” Summer Safety Webinar

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D – Plainview) is partnering with Suffolk County Legislator William R. Spencer, M.D. (D - Huntington), the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Sid Jacobson JCC in Greenvale to present &ldq...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: June 9, 2020

Legislator Drucker, with Multiple Facilities Present Mobile COVID-19 Antibody Testing

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) is partnering with Advanced Cardiovascular Diagnostics and the Sid Jacobson JCC to offer mobile COVID-19 antibody testing aboard Advanced Cardiovascular Diagnostics’ mobile testing...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: June 5, 2020

Drucker & Others Present “Ready for Re-Opening: Phases 2, 3, and 4” Webinar

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) - With Phase 2 of reopening the Long Island region’s economy on the horizon, more than 100 viewers signed up to virtually attend “Ready for Reopening: Phases 2, 3, and 4,” a Zoom webinar hosted by Nassau Cou...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: June 3, 2020

Legislator Drucker, with Multiple Facilities Present Mobile COVID-19 Antibody Testing

Legislator Drucker, Advanced Cardiovascular Diagnostics,  Mid-Island Y JCC & Plainview Jewish Center Present Mobile COVID-19 Antibody Testing

 

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) is partnering with Advance...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: May 29, 2020

Legislator Drucker, with Multiple Facilities Present Mobile COVID-19 Antibody Testing

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) is partnering with Advanced Cardiovascular Diagnostics, the Mid Island Y JCC and the Plainview Jewish Center to offer mobile COVID-19 antibody testing aboard Advanced Cardiovascular Diagnost...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: May 22, 2020

Legislator Drucker Volunteers at Island Harvest Pop-Up Distribution Center in Hicksville

(HICKSVILLE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) joined local volunteers on Tuesday, May 12 to assist Island Harvest during a food distribution event in Hicksville. The pop-up distribution center is part of the not-for-profi...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: May 19, 2020

Legislator Drucker, McDonald’s Commemorate National EMS Week with Breakfast for Nassau County Medics

(EAST MEADOW, N.Y.) - To commemorate National EMS Week and recognize the tremendous contributions made by emergency medical services professionals during the COVID-19 pandemic, Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D – Plainview) partnered...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: May 18, 2020

Legislator Drucker’s Food Drive at ShopRite in Plainview Nets More Than Half-Ton of Donations

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) – Shoppers donated more than a half-ton of food and essential supplies in support of Island Harvest’s ongoing efforts to address food insecurity during the COVID-19 pandemic during Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. D...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: May 18, 2020

Legislator Arnold W. Drucker Hosts Food Drive at Country Pointe ShopRite in Plainview

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D – Plainview) is partnering with Legislator Josh Lafazan (Woodbury), the Plainview-Old Bethpage Chamber of Commerce, the Islamic Center of Long Island, Maffucci Moving & Storage and Bekins V...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: May 15, 2020

Legislator Arnold W. Drucker Hosts Food Drive at Country Pointe ShopRite in Plainview

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D – Plainview) is partnering with Legislator Josh Lafazan (Woodbury), the Plainview-Old Bethpage Chamber of Commerce, the Islamic Center of Long Island, Maffucci Moving & Storage and Bekins V...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: May 8, 2020

POSTPONED UNTIL 5/16/2002 - Legislator Arnold W. Drucker Hosts Food Drive at Country Pointe ShopRite

POSTPONED UNTIL 5/16/2002 - Legislator Arnold W. Drucker Hosts Food Drive at Country Pointe ShopRite in Plainview

 

Due to forecasts of inclement weather and high winds, Legislator Drucker’s scheduled Saturday, May 9 food drive a...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: May 7, 2020

Legislator Arnold W. Drucker Hosts Food Drive at Country Pointe ShopRite in Plainview

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D – Plainview) is partnering with Legislator Josh Lafazan (Woodbury), the Plainview-Old Bethpage Chamber of Commerce, the Islamic Center of Long Island, Maffucci Moving & Storage and Bekins V...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: May 4, 2020

Legislator Drucker, Mid Island Y JCC and The Safe Center LI Present Enough Abuse Zoom Workshop

Legislator Drucker, Mid Island Y JCC and The Safe Center LI Present ‘Enough Abuse – Strategies for Your Family and Community to Fight Child Sexual Abuse’ Zoom Workshop

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Arnol...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: April 28, 2020

Legislator Arnold Drucker in Partnership with Jericho Public Library Presents Storytime on Zoom

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Arnold Drucker (D – Plainview) in partnership with Jericho Public Library invites young readers and their families to join story time on zoom. Legislator Drucker will read “Hurry up Franklin” by...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: April 22, 2020

Legislator Drucker Launches “Neighbors Helping Neighbors” an Initiative to Help Seniors Get Goods

Legislator Arnold Drucker Launches “Neighbors Helping Neighbors” an Initiative to Help Seniors Get Essential Goods 

In an effort to help local senior citizens, Nassau County Legislator Arnold Drucker (D -Plainview) in partnersh...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: April 17, 2020

Legislator Arnold Drucker Presents “Winning Your Week; 10 Tips for Thriving During COVID-19” Webinar

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Arnold Drucker (D – Plainview), Senator Anna Kaplan, Syosset Woodbury Chamber of Commerce, and Dr. Jeffrey L. Reynolds, President of Family and Children’s Association presents “winning your week...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: April 14, 2020

Legislator Arnold Drucker Participates in Syosset Public Library’s Digital Story Time

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) – Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) partnered with the Syosset  Public Library to practice social distancing by hosting a “Digital Story Time,” a creative and innovative way to connect wi...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: March 31, 2020

Letter to Editor Regarding COVID19

March 31, 2020

Dear Editor,

I don’t think anyone would disagree with the conclusion that the COVID-19 pandemic represents a transformative period in our lifetime that will forever change our collective thinking as a human race when it comes to our...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Legislator Arnold Drucker Participated in Stratford Road Elementary School Community Reading Day

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) - Legislator Arnold Drucker (D - Plainview) visited the Stratford Road Elementary School in Plainview, where he was welcomed as a guest reader to celebrate Community Reading Day.  After reading “I Dissent: Ruth Bader G...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: March 6, 2020

Legislator Drucker Invites Students to Participate in First Annual Judy Jacobs Essay Award Contest

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) To continue to honor Judy Jacobs’ legacy, Legislator Drucker (D - Plainview) will host the first annual Judy Jacobs Essay Award Ceremony for Women’s History Month on Wednesday, March 25.

To commemorate Women’s ...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: March 6, 2020

Legislator Drucker Congratulates Honorees at Hicksville Council of PTAs 67th Annual Founders Day

Laura Cataldo and Legislator Drucker

(WOODBURY, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) presented citations to honorees at the Hicksville Council of PTAs  67th Annual Founders Day dinner at the Crest Hollow Country Club ...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: February 24, 2020

Legislator Drucker Supports Pajama Day at M.A.T.S.S. Kids’ Gym

(SYOSSET, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) joined the Pajama Day festivities at M.A.T.S.S. Kids Gym in Syosset on Friday, Feb. 7 - a fun occasion for participants that doubles as a successful annual book and pajama drive....

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: February 21, 2020

Legislators Drucker and Lafazan Host Winter Wear Donation Drive for Homeless

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislators Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) and Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) are supporting the Long Island Coalition for the Homeless through their ongoing winter wear donation drive. Above, Legislators Drucker and Lafazan ...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: February 3, 2020

Statement from Legislator Arnold W. Drucker Regarding Nassau County Transit-Oriented Development Pro

"Promoting smart transit-oriented development in Hicksville and supporting affordable housing in Roslyn Heights are core components of Nassau County’s efforts to become a more enticing and attainable destination for young professionals,&...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: February 3, 2020

Legislator Arnold W. Drucker Celebrates 71st India Republic Day

(HICKSVILLE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) joined the United Celebrations Committee at Antun’s by Minar in Hicksville on Sunday, Jan. 26 to commemorate India’s 71st Republic Day. This national India...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: January 31, 2020

Legislator Arnold W. Drucker Takes Oath of Office, Embarks Upon Second Full Term

(MINEOLA and PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) was sworn in to serve his second full two-year term representing the 16th Legislative District during a ceremony at the Nassau County Legislature on Monday, Jan. 27...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: January 24, 2020

Legislator Drucker Congratulates Honorees at Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship Luncheon

(UNIONDALE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) joined his colleagues in government to celebrate Nassau County’s 35th annual observance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday at the Long Island Marriot...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: January 23, 2020

Legislator Drucker Celebrates 10th Anniversary of Hum Hindustani - Hindi News Weekly

(HICKSVILLE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) joined the publishers of Hum Hindustani - Hindi News Weekly to celebrate their 10th anniversary during a reception held in Hicksville on Friday, Jan. 17 at Antun’s b...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: January 15, 2020

Statements from Legislators Siela A. Bynoe and Arnold W. Drucker Following Announcement Bus Cameras

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Last fall, Nassau County Legislators Siela A. Bynoe (D - Westbury) and Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) co-introduced and secured unanimous passage of legislation that allows Nassau County and school districts to enter intermunicipal ag...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: January 13, 2020

Statement from County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker in Support of March Against Anti-Semitism

Please see a video statement at the link below from Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D – Plainview) in support of today’s March Against Anti-Semitism.

https://www.facebook.com/LegislatorArnoldWDrucker/videos/726767687731824/?...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: January 10, 2020

Arnold W. Drucker and Joshua A. Lafazan Invite Residents to Upcoming Tax Grievance Workshops

WHAT: Nassau County Legislators Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) and Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) announce two tax grievance workshops in Jericho and Syosset. During these workshops, taxpayers who disagree with the assessed value of their property can ask a...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: January 6, 2020

County Executive Curran and Legislator Drucker host blood drive at Executive & Legislative building

As part of National Blood Donor Month, County Executive Curran and Legislator Arnold W. Drucker are hosting a blood drive at the Theodore Roosevelt Executive & Legislative Building from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 6, 2020.

The blood driv...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: December 20, 2019

Legislator Arnold W. Drucker Receives Veterans Advocacy Award from the Museum of American Armor

Legislator Arnold W. Drucker Receives Veterans Advocacy Award from the Museum of American Armor 

News 12 reporter Erin Colton presents Legislator Drucker with the Veterans Advocacy Award

(OLD BETHPAGE, N.Y.) - News 12 reporter Erin Colton presented...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: December 17, 2019

Drucker’s Proposal to Create Housing Discrimination Hotline & Website Adopted by Nassau County Leg

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) – The Nassau County Legislature unanimously approved a resolution introduced by Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D – Plainview) that directs the County to establish a fair housing hotline and website to combat discriminati...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: December 17, 2019

Legislator Drucker Celebrates the Season at Syosset-Woodbury Chamber of Commerce’s Tree Lighting

(SYOSSET, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) joined hundreds of Syosset residents to celebrate the holidays at the Syosset-Woodbury Chamber of Commerce’s 21st annual Tree Lighting and Holiday Spectacular on Sunday...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: December 16, 2019

County Executive Curran Signs Legislator Drucker’s Ban on the Sale of Flavored E-Cigs & Vapes

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) – Today, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran signed into law legislation introduced by Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) that bans the sale of most flavored e-cigarettes and vaping products in Nassau Cou...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: December 13, 2019

Curran to Sign Drucker’s Ban on the Sale of Flavored E-Cigarettes & Vaping Products in Nassau County

WHAT: Nassau County Executive Laura Curran will sign legislation, introduced by Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview), which prohibits the sale of most flavored vaping products in Nassau County starting Jan. 1, 2020. The measure was u...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: December 13, 2019

Legislator Drucker Celebrates Holiday Season at Hicksville Boys & Girls Club’s Breakfast with Santa

(HICKSVILLE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) celebrated the holiday season with the Hicksville Boys and Girls Club during the organization’s Breakfast with Santa on Saturday, Dec. 7. “Throughout the y...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: December 13, 2019

Drucker, Curran and The Safe Center LI Present- Enough Abuse: Strategies to Fight Child Sexual Abuse

Legislator Drucker, County Executive Curran and The Safe Center LI Present ‘Enough Abuse: Strategies for Your Family and Community to Fight Child Sexual Abuse’

 

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview), in partnership with ...

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Posted on: December 11, 2019

Media Advisory - Legislator Drucker, Executive Curran and The Safe Center LI

Legislator Drucker, County Executive Curran and The Safe Center LI Present ‘Enough Abuse: Strategies for Your Family and Community to Fight Child Sexual Abuse’

 

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview), ...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: December 10, 2019

Drucker Stands with Diverse Coalition to Announce Launch of Task Force Against Anti-Semitism

(GLEN COVE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) joined dozens of community, religious and political leaders at the Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center on Monday, Dec. 9 to announce the formation of an Islandwide Task For...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: December 4, 2019

Legis. Drucker Celebrates Holiday Season at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church’s Christmas Tree Lighting

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) joined Rev. Eric Olsen, congregants and colleagues in government for the lighting of the Christmas tree at Plainview’s Good Shepherd Lutheran Church on Sunday, Dec. 1...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: December 4, 2019

Legislator Drucker Honors New Eagle Scout John S. Conklin

(SYOSSET, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) congratulated Troop 170 member John S. Conklin during an Eagle Scout Court of Honor held at the Syosset Fire Department on Saturday, Nov. 30. “Through his dedication to...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: November 27, 2019

Legislator Arnold W. Drucker Commemorates Veterans Day

(HICKSVILLE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) joined veterans’ organizations and his colleagues in government to commemorate and recognize Veterans Day during a ceremony at Hicksville Middle School on Monday, No...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: November 26, 2019

Legislator Arnold W. Drucker’s Proposal to Ban Sale of Flavored E-Cigarettes and Vaping Products

 

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) – Legislation introduced by Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) to implement a countywide ban on the sale of most flavored e-cigarettes and vaping products was passed unanimously by the full Nassa...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: November 6, 2019

Arnold W. Drucker and Nassau County Police Department Host Senior Scam Prevention Presentation

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) partnered with the Nassau County Police Department to raise awareness and protect seniors from fraud and scams during a presentation at the Jamaica Avenue School in P...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: November 1, 2019

Legislator Arnold W. Drucker Welcomes Judith Berkson as the Plainview Jewish Center’s New Cantor

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) joined members of the Plainview Jewish Center on Sunday, Oct. 20 to welcome Cantor Judith Berkson to her role as leader of the congregation.

Judith has over 15 years of experien...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: October 25, 2019

Legislator Arnold W. Drucker Invites Residents To Attend Upcoming Tax Exemption Workshops

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D – Plainview), in conjunction with the Nassau County Department of Assessment, announces two upcoming tax exemption workshops in the 16th Legislative District. During the workshops, Department o...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: October 24, 2019

Legislator Arnold W. Drucker Joins Jewish War Veterans of the USA’s Post 655 for October Breakfast

(HICKSVILLE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) joined members of Hicksville Post 655 of the Jewish War Veterans of the U.S.A. for their monthly breakfast on Sunday, Oct. 20. Above, Legislator Drucker is pictured w...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: October 23, 2019

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Signs Legislator Arnold W. Drucker’s Bill Restrict Vape Ads

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Backed by pediatric doctors, children’s health advocates and anti-smoking and anti-vaping advocates, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran signed into law on Wednesday, Oct. 23 legislation that restricts the advertising of age-r...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: October 23, 2019

Legislator Arnold W. Drucker’s Bill that Restricts Advertising of Age-Restricted Products

WHAT: Nassau County Executive Laura Curran will sign into law legislation that restricts the advertising of age-restricted products - such as cigarettes, tobacco and vaping products - within 1,000 feet of establishments commonly frequented by youth during...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: October 11, 2019

Legislator Drucker Welcomes Arrival of Autumn at Old Bethpage Chamber’s Annual Fall Festival

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) celebrated the change of seasons with the Plainview-Old Bethpage Chamber of Commerce at its annual Fall Festival on Sunday, Oct. 6.

Legislator Drucker and his staff met constitu...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: October 10, 2019

Legislator Arnold Drucker and the Safe Center LI Sponsors Supply Drive for Domestic Violence

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) –To help support families in need and raise awareness during National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Nassau County Legislator Arnold Drucker (D – Plainview) is partnering with the Safe Center LI to sponsor a supply ...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: October 4, 2019

Legislator Arnold W. Drucker and Nassau County PD Host Presentation to Protect Seniors from Scams

WHAT: To raise awareness and protect seniors from fraud and scams, Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) and the Nassau County Police Department will proudly host a senior scam presentation at the Jamaica Avenue School on Friday, Oct. 18.

Seating is...

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Legislative District 16

News Flash

Posted on: July 30, 2020

LEGISLATURE TO RENAME COUNTY POLICE HEADQUARTERS AFTER FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN POLICE COMMISSIONER

The Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature held a press conference on July 30th, to announce the naming of the Nassau County Police Department headquarters building after former Police Commissioner William J. Willett. Commissioner Willett, who s...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: July 1, 2020

NASSAU LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH NCPD AND NYPD TO UNVEIL COMMUNITY INITIATIVE IN SUPPORT LAW ENFORCENT

As the Nassau County Police Department and thousands of NYPD officers living on Long Island continue to battle an anti-police sentiment coupled with calls to “defund the police,” the Nassau County Legislature joined with local communit...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: June 4, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE ASKS GOVERNOR TO ALLOW OUTDOOR GRADUATION CEREMONIES

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE ASKS GOVERNOR TO ALLOW OUTDOOR GRADUATION CEREMONIES

Urges Him to Change Guidelines for Public Pools

Following the State guidance that was sent out regarding Graduation ceremonies, Presiding Officer Richard Nicolello sent ...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: May 28, 2020

LEGISLATOR WALKER PARTNERS WITH 8TH GRADE STUDENT TO DONATE MASK EXTENDERS TO NUMC

On May 28th, Nassau County Legislator Rose Marie Walker joined with Lynne Kramer, the CSEA Local 830 Vice President - NUMC Unit President, and 8th grade student Nicholas Cervo to deliver more than 300 homemade mask extenders to Nassau University Medical C...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: May 21, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE LEADS VIRTUAL FOOD DONATION RAISES MORE THAN 5,000 LBS. OF FOOD

Last month, the Nassau County Legislature Majority Caucus joined with Long Island Cares-The Harry Chapin Food Bank to host a virtual food drive in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the increased demand for donations.

The drive allowed users to shop for...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: May 18, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH SCOUTS AND VETERANS TO KICK OFF MEMORIAL DAY INITIATIVE

As we endure another month of the COVID-19 pandemic, an announcement was recently made that residents would not be able to place American flags on graves at military cemeteries for Memorial Day, most notably Calverton National Cemetery in Suffolk County. ...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: May 15, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATORS PARTNER WITH M&C VENTURE GROUP TO DONATE THOUSANDS OF FACE SHIELDS TO EMTS

As the COVID-19 pandemic goes on, many first responders are in desperate need of the necessary supplies that keep them safe from this dangerous virus. Fire fighters, EMTs, ambulance companies, and other first responders need to be protected because althou...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: May 4, 2020

LEGISLATURE HOLDS EMERGENCY VOTE TO ACCEPT FUNDS TO HELP COVID-19 OUTBREAK RELATED PROGRAMS

The Nassau County Legislature held an emergency vote today to approve financial assistance from the federal government to help with COVID-19 related programs. Under the federal CARES Act, Nassau County will receive $12,775,244 from the Department of Housi...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: April 20, 2020

MAJORITY INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO GIVE RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES UNTIL JUNE 11 TO PAY PROPERTY TAX

As Nassau residents and businesses struggle to cope with the financial hardships caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, which has halted almost all economic activity in the county, Majority Legislators have passed an emergency resolution to give residents and b...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: April 17, 2020

MAJORITY INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO GIVE RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES UNTIL JUNE 11 TO PAY PROPERTY TAX

As Nassau residents and businesses struggle to cope with the financial hardships caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, which has halted almost all economic activity in the county, Majority Legislators have submitted an emergency resolution to give residents an...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: April 3, 2020

LEGISLATURE ANNOUNCES “TAKE FIVE” CAMPAIGN FOR MENTAL HEALTH DURING COVID-19 OUTBREAK

As we enter the second month of social distancing and quarantine due to the COVID-19 outbreak, many people can start to feel isolated and disconnected from those they love. Elderly family members and neighbors can feel lonely, especially without any socia...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: March 10, 2020

ST. PATRICK’S DAY COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE

st. patrick’s day 

community Blood Drive

TUEsday, March 17, 2020  •  2:45 PM – 8:45 PM

Hicksville Fire Department – 20 E. Marie St., Hicksville

Please join Nassau County Legislators Rose Marie ...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: March 3, 2020

LEGISLATURE ANNOUNCES PUBLIC HEARING ON COUNTY PREPAREDNESS FOR POTENTIAL SPREAD OF CORONAVIRUS

In the recent days, Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced two confirmed cases of Coronavirus in New York State, one in Manhattan and the other in Westchester. Last week, Nassau County Health Commissioner Larry Eisenstein reported that more than 80 people we...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: March 3, 2020

LEGISLATURE ANNOUNCES PUBLIC HEARING ON COUNTY PREPAREDNESS FOR POTENTIAL SPREAD OF CORONAVIRUS

In the recent days, Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced two confirmed cases of Coronavirus in New York State, one in Manhattan and the other in Westchester. Last week, Nassau County Health Commissioner Larry Eisenstein reported that more than 80 people we...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: March 3, 2020

THE PROBLEMS WITH ALBANY’S NEW CRIMINAL JUSTICE & BAIL “REFORMS”

LEGISLATOR WALKER INVITES YOU TO A TOWN HALL MEETING ON: 

THE PROBLEMS WITH ALBANY’S NEW 

CRIMINAL JUSTICE & BAIL “REFORMS”

 

THURSDAY, MARCH 12, 2020 – 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

South Farmingdale...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: February 25, 2020

LEGISLATURE CELEBRATES BLACK HISTORY MONTH, HONOR BLACK LEADERS

On Monday, February 24th, the Nassau County Legislature honored two community leaders as part of its Black History Month celebration. Each of the honorees have made significant contributions to making Nassau County the great community it is today.

The hono...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: February 25, 2020

BILL REQUIRING QUARTERLY CRIME REPORTS FROM NCPD PASSES LEGISLATURE

After introducing legislation earlier this month to require the Nassau County Police Department to produce a quarterly crime report on statistics relating to the effect of cashless bail in Nassau County, and after holding a hearing on the issue on Februar...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: February 14, 2020

LEGISLATOR WALKER INVITES YOU TO A TOWN HALL MEETING UNDERSTANDING PROBLEMS WITH ALBANYS BAIL REFORM

LEGISLATOR WALKER INVITES YOU TO A TOWN HALL MEETING ON: 

UNDERSTANDING THE PROBLEMS WITH 

ALBANY’S NEW BAIL REFORM

 

TUESDAY, MARCH 3, 2020 – 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

American Legion Post 1066 – 66 Veterans B...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: February 10, 2020

LEGISLATIVE MAJORITY INTRODUCES BILL REQUIRING QUARTERLY CRIME REPORTS

The Legislative Majority Caucus will be holding a hearing on the ill-conceived Criminal Justice Reform passed by New York State. The so-called reform has led to suspects charged with serious crimes being released all over the state. In Nassau County, Poli...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: February 4, 2020

PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO APRIL 2, 2020

On January 2nd, the County released a new assessment roll for the 2021-2022 year. Despite the rapidly approaching grievance deadline, many residents have not yet received new Notices of Tentative Assessment, leaving them with just a little over a month to...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: January 31, 2020

LEGISLATURE ANNOUNCES HEARING IN RESPONSE TO THE DEATH OF THOMAS VALVA

Following the tragic death of Suffolk County’s Thomas Valva, the Nassau County Legislature announced that they will hold a special public hearing of the Health Committee to assess procedures and protocols of Nassau Health and Social services, to...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: January 30, 2020

LEGISLATOR WALKER HOLDS TOWN HALL MEETING ABOUT CASHLESS BAIL

Nassau County Legislator Rose Marie Walker joined with Legislator John Ferretti, Legislator Tom McKevitt, Legislator Steve Rhoads, Councilman Dennis Dunne and Nassau County Correction Officers Benevolent Association President Brian Sullivan to hold a town...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: January 30, 2020

LEGISLATURE INTRODUCES RESOLUTION EXTENDING TAX GRIEVANCE DEADLINE

The Nassau County Legislature has introduced a resolution to extend the deadline of the Property Tax Assessment Grievance Period until April 1st.

On January 2nd, the County released a new assessment roll for the 2021-2022 year. Despite the rapidly approach...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: January 15, 2020

LEGISLATURE PASSES S.A.F.E.R. GRANT TO INCREASE FIRE DEPARTMENT FUNDS

LEGISLATURE PASSES S.A.F.E.R. GRANT 

TO INCREASE FIRE DEPARTMENT FUNDS 

On Monday, January 13th, the Nassau County Legislature held their first committee meeting of 2020, and passed funding for Nassau’s volunteer fire departments...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: January 15, 2020

ROSE MARIE WALKER SWORN IN FOR NEW TERM AS NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATOR

ROSE MARIE WALKER SWORN IN FOR NEW 

TERM AS NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATOR 

On Monday, January 13th, Legislator Rose Marie Walker was sworn in for a new term in the Nassau County Legislature for the 13th Legislative Session. Nassau County Clerk ...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: January 9, 2020

LEGISLATOR WALKER INVITES YOU TO A TOWN HALL MEETING

LEGISLATOR WALKER INVITES YOU TO A TOWN HALL MEETING ON: 

UNDERSTANDING THE DANGERS OF 

ALBANY’S NEW BAIL REFORM

 

TUESDAY, JANUARY 28, 2020 – 6:00 PM

Levittown Hall – 201 Levittown Parkway, Hicksville

Le...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: December 19, 2019

LEGISLATOR WALKER TO HOST PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE WORKSHOPS IN 17TH LD

Thursday

January 23, 2020

7:00 Pm to 9:00 PM

Bethpage Public Library

47 Powell Avenue

 Bethpage, NY 11714

Tuesday

January 28, 2020

1:00 Pm to 3:00 PM

Hicksville Public Library

 169 Meadowbrook Rd., Hicksville, NY 11801

Friday

February 14, 2020

1:00 P...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: December 18, 2019

LEGISLATOR WALKER ATTENDS DEDICATION OF JOHN J. CIOTTI MEETING ROOM

LEGISLATOR WALKER ATTENDS DEDICATION 

OF JOHN J. CIOTTI MEETING ROOM 

On Monday, December 10th, Legislator Rose Marie Walker joined with the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature and the family of the late Legislator John J. Cio...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: December 5, 2019

Toys for Tots

Nassau County Legislator Rose Marie Walker has teamed up with the

United States Marine Corps for the Toys for Tots Holiday Gift Drive.

New, unwrapped toys will be collected until

MONDAY, DECEMBER 16TH

Toys for Tots Holiday Gift Drive drop-off boxes for new, u...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: November 27, 2019

LEGISLATURE VOTES TO CREATE OFFICE OF CRIME VICTIM ADVOCATE

Last month, the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature added amendments to the County Executive’s Budget to create an Office of Crime Victim Advocates to aid victims and witnesses of violent crimes in Nassau County. Today, the Legislat...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: October 23, 2019

LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH STATE ASSEMBLY TO ANNOUNCE REASSESSMENT RELIEF CREDIT

Assemblyman Ed Ra has introduced new legislation in the State Assembly to address the unfair burden placed on residents whose taxes will go down, but will continue to pay more than their fair share of property taxes because of the proposed five year phase...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: October 22, 2019

HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY HALLOWEEN REMEMBER THESE IMPORTANT SAFETY TIPS

 

Halloween brings jack-o-lanterns, whimsical costumes, and visits from young neighbors in disguise. Legislator Rose Marie Walker and the Nassau County Department of Health offer these Halloween Safety Tips to help keep this holiday safe and enjoy...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: October 22, 2019

PLEASE DONATE BLOOD - NEW YORK BLOOD CENTER ISSUES URGENT CALL FOR DONORS

REGION’S BLOOD SUPPLY HAS NEVER BEEN LOWER 

Critical blood shortage stems from decline in donor base and increased demand for blood

New York’s blood supply has never been lower, and New York Blood Center (NYBC) is urgently calli...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: October 18, 2019

COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE

Monday, NOVEMBER 4, 2019  •  2:45 PM – 8:45 PM

Hicksville Community Center – 28 W. Carl St., Hicksville

Please join Nassau County Legislators Rose Marie Walker and Laura Schaefer and come out to the Community B...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: October 16, 2019

MINORITY CAUCUS FAILS TO OVERRIDE VETO OF “ASSESSMENT BILL OF RIGHTS”

Earlier this Summer, the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature introduced a number of bills meant to help improve fairness and transparency in the County Executive’s Assessment Process. After passing the full Legislature, the County E...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: October 15, 2019

Shed the Meds Drug Take-Back Event

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26th - 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Bethpage High School – 10 Cherry Ave., Bethpage

 

Legislator Rose Marie Walker is joining together with Legislator Laura Schaefer and the Nassau County Police Department 8th Precinct to host a &...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: September 5, 2019

SCHOOL IS OPEN – DRIVE CAREFULLY!

Nassau County Legislator Rose Marie Walker would like to remind drivers to be extra cautious when driving now that school is open, especially when driving in school zones.

School zones are areas marked off near all schools. These areas usually have slower ...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: September 3, 2019

LEGISLATOR WALKER AND THE ALZHEIMER’S FOUNDATION OF AMERICA PRESENT A FREE MEMORY SCREENING

Nassau County Legislator Rose Marie Walker invites you to have a free Memory Screening sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America.

A memory screening is a simple and safe “healthy brain check-up” that tests memory and ...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: August 27, 2019

LEGISLATOR WALKER TO HOST NARCAN TRAINING/ OVERDOSE PREVENTION WORKSHOP

Monday, September 9, 2019  •  7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Bethpage Senior Community Center – 130 Grumman Rd. W, Bethpage

You can save the life of a loved one from overdose!

 

Nassau County has been addressing the opioid cri...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: August 27, 2019

LEGISLATOR MARIE WALKER AND THE COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT OFFER SAFETY TIPS TO PREVENT STOLEN CARS

LEGISLATOR ROSE MARIE WALKER AND THE 

NASSAU COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT OFFER 

SAFETY TIPS TO PREVENT STOLEN CARS 

AND LARCENIES FROM VEHICLES

Legislator Rose Marie Walker and the Nassau County Police Department would like to alert th...

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Legislative District 17
Posted on: August 15, 2019

LEGISLATOR WALKER ANNOUNCES THAT THE NUMC MAMMOGRAPHY VAN IS COMING TO OUR AREA

LEGISLATOR WALKER ANNOUNCES THAT THE 

NUMC MAMMOGRAPHY VAN IS COMING TO OUR AREA

 

    • Thursday, September 12, 2019 • 8:45 AM to 12:00 Noon •

Ellsworth W. Allen Park – 45 Moto...

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Legislative District 17

News Flash

Posted on: August 10, 2020

Legislator Lafazan Supports Syosset High School Rising Junior Samantha Smith’s ‘Share A Moment’

Legislator Lafazan Supports Syosset High School Rising Junior Samantha SmithShare A Moment Graduation Gown Initiative

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) is team...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: August 4, 2020

Committee to Explore Alternative Approaches to Mental Health Responses and Intervention

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - The Nassau County Legislature voted unanimously on Monday, Aug. 3 to approve legislation introduced by Legislators Siela A. Bynoe (D - Westbury) and Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) directing Nassau County to convene a committee tasked with stu...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: July 22, 2020

Lafazan, Advanced Cardiovascular Diagnostics Host Mobile Cardiovascular, COVID-19 Antibody Testing

(EAST NORWICH, N.Y.) - Nearly 120 residents underwent testing for cardiovascular ailments and COVID-19 antibodies outside the James H. Vernon School in East Norwich on Tuesday, July 14 during a pop-up clinic hosted by Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafaz...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: July 22, 2020

Legislator Lafazan Discusses Bill to Re-Name County Building in Honor of Trailblazing NY Congresswom

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) has introduced a resolution to rename the Nassau County office building located at 240 Old Country Road in Mineola in honor of trailblazing New York Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm. Legis...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: July 21, 2020

Legislator Lafazan Partners with Bayville Fire Department to Host Urgent Blood Drive

(BAYVILLE, N.Y.) - To address a shortage in blood supplies cause by a decrease in donations during the COVID-19 pandemic, Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) partnered with the Bayville Fire Department to host a community blood drive for th...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: July 10, 2020

Legislator Lafazan, Bayville FD Announce Urgent Blood Drive

(BAYVILLE, N.Y.) - Roll up your sleeves and help save lives on Monday, July 13, 2020 with Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) and the Bayville Fire Department by donating blood from 1 - 7 p.m. at the Bayville Fire Department, 258 Bayville A...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: July 2, 2020

Lafazan, Scutari Family and Community Leaders Celebrate Re-Naming of ‘Gus Scutari Way’ in Syosset

(SYOSSET, N.Y.) - Ahead of the Fourth of July weekend, Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) joined members of the Scutari family and local Syosset community leaders on Friday, July 3 to celebrate the ceremonial re-naming of Underhill Bouleva...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: June 30, 2020

Lafazan & Bynoe Introduce Proposal to Conduct Review of Alternative Approaches to Police Responses

Legislators Lafazan and Bynoe Introduce Proposal to Conduct Review of Alternative Approaches to Mental Health Response and Intervention by Law Enforcement

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County would convene a committee to study alternative approaches to...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: June 24, 2020

Lafazan Honors Locust Valley High School’s Nassau County Class “A” Girls Basketball Champions

(LOCUST VALLEY, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) joined Village of Bayville Mayor Bob De Natale and Danielle Turner, Ed.D., Director of Health, Physical Education and Athletics for the Locust Valley Central School District to hon...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: June 22, 2020

Legislator Lafazan Hosts Virtual Student Mental Health Town Hall

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) is hosting a virtual mental health workshop to provide a forum for high school students to discuss stress, mental health and other pressing issues facing our community’s schools, with the ...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: June 15, 2020

Lafazan Partners with The Home Depot to Donate PPE Kits to NC Fire Marshals

(WESTBURY, N.Y) - To show appreciation for all they are doing to help overcome the COVID-19 pandemic in Nassau County, Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) partnered with Home Depot to provide Nassau County fire marshals with personal protective equipment...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: June 12, 2020

Legislator Lafazan Hosts Virtual Student Mental Health Town Hall

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) is hosting a virtual mental health workshop to provide a forum for high school students to discuss stress, mental health and other pressing issues facing our community’s schools, with the ...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: June 9, 2020

Lafazan Partners with Village of Muttontown for History of LI's North Shore ZOOM Workshop

(MUTTONTOWN, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) is collaborating with Village of Muttontown Historian Stanley Jackson to host “History of Long Island’s North Shore,” a Zoom workshop. The informational ...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: May 27, 2020

Legislator Lafazan Thanks Redi Cleaners for Donating Masks to Boys & Girls Club of Oyster Bay

(OYSTER BAY, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) thanked RediCleaners for donating 600 masks to the Boys & Girls Club of Oyster Bay-East Norwich on Tuesday, May 19. Zachary Bader, owner of the Garden City-based cleaning company,...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: May 26, 2020

Legislator Lafazan, Syosset Home Depot & Syosset VFW Provide Care Packages to Local Senior Veterans

Pictured with Legislator Lafazan (far right) at Syosset High School on Saturday, May 16, are, from left: VFW Syosset Post 693 Vice Commander Mitch Furman; Commander Kris Kilgour; VFW Post members Jay Caputo, Joe Grehan, Jack Gioeli, Phil Rhoads and John K...
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Legislative District 18
Posted on: May 21, 2020

Legislator Lafazan Partnership with Coach Meeting House Yields $1,000 Donation for People’s Pantry

(OYSTER BAY, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) and Rustan Lundstrum, owner of the Coach Meeting House in Oyster Bay, presented a $1,000 donation to The People’s Pantry in Oyster Bay on Friday, May 15.

The donation represe...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: May 18, 2020

Legislator Lafazan Partners with Mister Softee Free Ice Cream for Healthcare Workers

(SYOSSET, N.Y.) – To give thanks to healthcare workers for their ongoing response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury), in partnership with Robert Glick, managing partner at the Bran...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: May 5, 2020

Legislators Lafazan and Drucker Thank Community Partners for Supporting Fighting Hunger During Covid

Legislators Lafazan and Drucker Thank Community Partners for Supporting ‘Fighting Hunger During COVID-19” Food Drive

The Friday, May 1 drive yielded donations of essential supplies for Island Harvest.

(WOODBURY, N.Y.) – Nassau ...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: May 1, 2020

Legislators Joshua Lafazan and Arnold Drucker Launches “Fighting Hunger During COVID-19”

WHAT: To address a drastic increase in food insecurity across Long Island during the COVID-19 pandemic, Nassau County Legislators Joshua Lafazan and Arnold Drucker in conjunction with Town of Oyster Bay Councilwoman Vicki Walsh, the Woodbury Jewish Center...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: April 9, 2020

Legislator Joshua Lafazan Media Availability

SYOSSET – Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan and 80 young adult volunteers help seniors get the groceries and medication they need during the coronavirus pandemic. Follow volunteers today and tomorrow on their journey to bring cheer to loca...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: April 2, 2020

Legislator Joshua Lafazan in Partnership with Local Businesses Host A Medical Supply Drive

(SYOSSET, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan in partnership with Syosset Woodbury Chamber of Commerce, Syosset Home Depot, Syosset Public Library, Accounting Brew, and Elite Tent & Party Rental held a medical supply drive for Na...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: April 2, 2020

Legislator Joshua Lafazan in Partnership with Local Businesses Host A Medical Supply Drive

(SYOSSET, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan in partnership with Syosset Woodbury Chamber of Commerce, Syosset Home Depot, Syosset Public Library, Accounting Brew, and Elite Tent & Party Rental held a medical supply drive for Na...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Legislator Joshua Lafazan Invites Students to Write Thank You Notes to Health Care Workers

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) To support and help boost the morale of medical professionals on the front line of the COVID-19 pandemic, Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) would like to invite students to write thank you notes to local medical staff.

This is a great ac...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Legislator Joshua Lafazan is Looking for Seniors Who Need Assistance Getting Essential Items

WHAT: WHAT: In an effort to help local senior citizens, Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) has enlisted young volunteers to help seniors get the groceries and medication they need during the coronavirus pandemic.

Legislator Lafazan is looki...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Legislator Joshua Lafazan is Looking for Seniors Who Need Assistance Getting Essential Items

WHAT: WHAT: In an effort to help local senior citizens, Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) has enlisted young volunteers to help seniors get the groceries and medication they need during the coronavirus pandemic.

Legislator Lafazan is looki...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: March 9, 2020

Learn How to Save a Life at Upcoming Narcan Training Hosted by Legislator Joshua Lafazan

WHAT: Equip yourself with the knowledge that may one day empower you to save a person’s life. Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury), in partnership with the Nassau County Department of Human Services, is scheduled to host a Narcan t...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: March 6, 2020

Legislator Joshua Lafazan Announces 2020 Summer Internship Program

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) For the third consecutive year, Nassau County Legislator Joshua A. Lafazan (Woodbury) will offer summer internships to high school and college students looking to learn about local government, public policy, and community engagement.

The in...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: March 4, 2020

Lafazan, Oyster Bay Brewing & Coach Meeting House Host “Hoppy Easter” Kids Fun Run/Bone Marrow Drive

(OYSTER BAY, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua A. Lafazan (Woodbury) in partnership with Oyster Bay Brewing Company and Coach Meeting House host “Hoppy Easter” kids fun run and bone marrow drive to support the Matthew Fetzer Foun...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: March 3, 2020

Legislator Lafazan Invites Residents to Nominate Children Who Are Making a Difference in Communities

Legislator Joshua A. Lafazan Invites Residents to Nominate Children Who Are Making a Difference in their Communities for Recognition

 as Part of the Second Annual “Kids of Distinction Awards” Ceremony

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - For the s...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: February 21, 2020

Legislators Drucker and Lafazan Host Winter Wear Donation Drive for Homeless

 

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislators Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) and Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) are supporting the Long Island Coalition for the Homeless through their ongoing winter wear donation drive. Above, Legislators Drucker an...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: February 18, 2020

Legislators Lafazan & DeRiggi-Whitton, Lifeguard LI Host CPR/First Aid Training at Bryant Library

WHAT: Legislators Joshua A. Lafazan (Woodbury) and Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) and Lifeguard LI proudly present a CPR and First Aid training session at Roslyn’s Bryant Library. This event is free for attendees who would like to learn h...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: February 13, 2020

Legislators Lafazan & DeRiggi-Whitton, Lifeguard LI Host CPR/First Aid Training at Bryant Library

WHAT: Legislators Joshua A. Lafazan (Woodbury) and Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) and Lifeguard LI proudly present a CPR and First Aid training session at Roslyn’s Bryant Library. This event is free for attendees who would like to learn h...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: February 7, 2020

Legislator Lafazan Announces Estate Planning and Elder Care Seminar

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury), in partnership with the Family and Children’s Association, the Oyster Bay Life Enrichment Center and attorney Scott B. Silverberg, present an estate planning and elder care seminar.

Silver...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: February 7, 2020

Legislator Lafazan, Author Steve Mason Present the Film “Eight” at Syosset Public Library

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) will host a presentation of “Eight,” a film by author Steve Mason at the Syosset Public Library. “Eight” is a dramatic film based on the true story of the dea...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: January 28, 2020

Legislators Lafazan and DeRiggi-Whitton, Lifeguard LI Host CPR/First Aid Training at Bryant Library

(ROSLYN, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislators Joshua A. Lafazan (Woodbury) and Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) partnered with Lifeguard LI to host a CPR and First Aid training session at Roslyn’s Bryant Library on Tuesday, Jan. 21.

Lifeguard L...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: January 24, 2020

Legislator Joshua A. Lafazan Invites Residents to Attend Upcoming Tax Grievance Workshops

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) announces an upcoming tax grievance workshop in East Hills. During this workshop, taxpayers who disagree with the assessed value of their property can ask an expert guest presenter questions and lea...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: January 21, 2020

Legislators Lafazan and DeRiggi-Whitton, Lifeguard LI Host CPR/First Aid Training

WHAT: Legislators Joshua A. Lafazan (Woodbury) and Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) and Lifeguard LI proudly present a CPR and First Aid training session at Roslyn’s Bryant Library. This event is free for attendees who would like to learn h...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: January 16, 2020

Legislator Lafazan Takes Oath of Office, Embarks Upon Second Term in the Nassau County Legislature

(MINEOLA and WOODBURY, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) was sworn in to serve his second two-year term representing the 18th Legislative District during the induction of the 13th Nassau County Legislature on Monday, Jan. 13.

New Y...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: January 15, 2020

Lafazan Invites Residents to Attend Upcoming Tax Grievance Workshops

Legislator Joshua A. Lafazan Invites Residents to Attend Upcoming Tax Grievance Workshops

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) announces an upcoming tax grievance workshop in Oyster Bay. During this workshop, taxpayers who disagree with...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: January 13, 2020

Statement from Nassau County Legislator Joshua A. Lafazan in Support of March Against Anti-Semitism

Statement from Nassau County Legislator Joshua A. Lafazan in Support of March Against Anti-Semitism

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Thousands of Long Islanders, including religious leaders, elected officials and citizens, joined forces for the Long Island March Against ...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: January 10, 2020

Legislators Lafazan and DeRiggi-Whitton, Lifeguard LI Host CPR/First Aid Training

WHAT: Legislators Joshua A. Lafazan (Woodbury) and Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) and Lifeguard LI proudly present a CPR and First Aid training session at Roslyn’s Bryant Library. This event is free for attendees who would like to learn h...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: January 10, 2020

Arnold W. Drucker and Joshua A. Lafazan Invite Residents to Upcoming Tax Grievance Workshops

WHAT: Nassau County Legislators Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) and Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) announce two tax grievance workshops in Jericho and Syosset. During these workshops, taxpayers who disagree with the assessed value of their property can ask a...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: January 8, 2020

Legislator Lafazan, Dr. Jaclyn Shlisky Host New Year’s Mental Health and Wellness Workshop

WHAT:  With a renewed focus on mental health and self-care topping many New Year’s resolution lists, Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) is partnering with Dr. Jaclyn Shlisky of the Insight Psychology Group to present a N...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: January 7, 2020

Learn How to Save a Life at Upcoming Narcan Training Hosted by Legislator Joshua A. Lafazan & LICAD

WHAT: Equip yourself with the knowledge that may one day empower you to save a person’s life. Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury), in partnership with the Long Island Council on Alcoholism & Drug Dependence, Inc., is scheduled...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: December 9, 2019

Legislator Joshua Lafazan Hosts Fire Safety Trainingat Bayville Fire Company

WHAT: To prevent house fires and prepare residents for fire emergencies, Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury), in partnership with the Nassau County Fire Marshal’s Office, the Village of Bayville and Bayville Fire Company, present ...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: December 9, 2019

Legislator Joshua Lafazan Hosts Fire Safety Training at Bayville Fire Company

WHAT: To prevent house fires and prepare residents for fire emergencies, Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury), in partnership with the Nassau County Fire Marshal’s Office, the Village of Bayville and Bayville Fire Company, present ...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: November 20, 2019

Legislator Joshua Lafazan and Bayville Village Leaders Host Community Candlelight Vigil

Legislator Joshua Lafazan and Bayville Village Leaders Host Community Candlelight Vigil in Remembrance of Two Residents who Lost Their Lives in a House Fire

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) in conjunction with the Village of Bayvill...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: October 29, 2019

Legislator Lafazan Introduces Legislation to Launch "9-8-8" Suicide Hotline Phone Number

WHAT: Health care professionals, advocates and community leaders continue to raise awareness of an ongoing mental health and suicide epidemic that impacts every segment of the population regardless of age, gender, cultural or socioeconomic background.

Acco...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: October 24, 2019

Legislator Lafazan Celebrates Completion of New Tennis Courts at Syosset High School

(SYOSSET, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Josh Lafazan (Woodbury) joined the Syosset Central School District community to celebrate the completion of two new tennis courts at Syosset High School during a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday, Oct. 17.

He jo...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: October 22, 2019

County Executive Laura Curran, Legislator Joshua Lafazan and Long Island Coalition Against Bullying

WHAT: Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) and leaders and supporters of the Long Island Coalition Against Bullying (LICAB) will commemorate Anti-Bullying Month in Nassau County with a dome lighting ceremony at the Th...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: October 17, 2019

County Executive Laura Curran Signs Legislator Joshua Lafazan’s Human Rights Law

County Executive Laura Curran Signs Legislator Joshua Lafazan’s Human Rights Law Amendment to Ensure Reasonable Accommodations in Nassau Workplaces

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Today, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran signed into law an amendment to the ...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: October 4, 2019

Legislator Joshua Lafazan and Lifeguard LI Host CPR/First Aid Training at The Bryant Library

WHAT:  This event is free for attendees who would like to learn how to perform CPR and gain lifesaving skills. Individuals who would like to become CPR certified must bring $25 in cash to receive the certification.

Seating is limited; pre-registra...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: September 19, 2019

Lafazan Partners with the Integrated Medical Foundation To Provide Free Prostate Screenings

WHAT: 

Nassau County Legislator Joshua A. Lafazan (Woodbury), in partnership with the Integrated Medical Foundation, is hosting free prostate screenings in Jericho for men who have not previously been diagnosed with prostate cancer.

According to th...

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Legislative District 18

News Flash

Posted on: July 30, 2020

LEGISLATURE TO RENAME COUNTY POLICE HEADQUARTERS AFTER FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN POLICE COMMISSIONER

The Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature held a press conference on July 30th, to announce the naming of the Nassau County Police Department headquarters building after former Police Commissioner William J. Willett. Commissioner Willett, who s...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: July 1, 2020

NASSAU LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH NCPD AND NYPD TO UNVEIL COMMUNITY INITIATIVE IN SUPPORT LAW ENFORCENT

As the Nassau County Police Department and thousands of NYPD officers living on Long Island continue to battle an anti-police sentiment coupled with calls to “defund the police,” the Nassau County Legislature joined with local communit...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: June 26, 2020

LEGISLATOR RHOADS HELPS CLEAN UP MILL POND PRESERVE IN WANTAGH

Nassau County Legislator Steve Rhoads joined with dozens of volunteers for the annual Water Chestnut Pull at Mill Pond Preserve in Wantagh. The annual clean up is run in conjunction with the State Department of Environmental Conservation.  The vo...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: June 4, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE ASKS GOVERNOR TO ALLOW OUTDOOR GRADUATION CEREMONIES

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE ASKS GOVERNOR TO ALLOW OUTDOOR GRADUATION CEREMONIES

Urges Him to Change Guidelines for Public Pools

Following the State guidance that was sent out regarding Graduation ceremonies, Presiding Officer Richard Nicolello sent ...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: May 21, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE LEADS VIRTUAL FOOD DONATION RAISES MORE THAN 5,000 LBS. OF FOOD

Last month, the Nassau County Legislature Majority Caucus joined with Long Island Cares-The Harry Chapin Food Bank to host a virtual food drive in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the increased demand for donations.

The drive allowed users to shop for...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: May 18, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH SCOUTS AND VETERANS TO KICK OFF MEMORIAL DAY INITIATIVE

As we endure another month of the COVID-19 pandemic, an announcement was recently made that residents would not be able to place American flags on graves at military cemeteries for Memorial Day, most notably Calverton National Cemetery in Suffolk County. ...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: May 15, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATORS PARTNER WITH M&C VENTURE GROUP TO DONATE THOUSANDS OF FACE SHIELDS TO EMTS

As the COVID-19 pandemic goes on, many first responders are in desperate need of the necessary supplies that keep them safe from this dangerous virus. Fire fighters, EMTs, ambulance companies, and other first responders need to be protected because althou...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: May 11, 2020

LEGISLATOR RHOADS DELIVERS LETTERS TO OUR HEROES AND MEALS TO HEALTHCARE WORKERS

Nassau County Legislator Steve Rhoads joined with Danny Antin, owner of Danny’s Chinese Kitchen in Merrick to deliver hot lunches to healthcare workers at Winthrop University Hospital. Legislator Rhoads also brought messages of support from chil...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: May 4, 2020

LEGISLATURE HOLDS EMERGENCY VOTE TO ACCEPT FUNDS TO HELP COVID-19 OUTBREAK RELATED PROGRAMS

The Nassau County Legislature held an emergency vote today to approve financial assistance from the federal government to help with COVID-19 related programs. Under the federal CARES Act, Nassau County will receive $12,775,244 from the Department of Housi...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: April 20, 2020

MAJORITY INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO GIVE RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES UNTIL JUNE 11 TO PAY PROPERTY TAX

As Nassau residents and businesses struggle to cope with the financial hardships caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, which has halted almost all economic activity in the county, Majority Legislators have passed an emergency resolution to give residents and b...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: April 17, 2020

MAJORITY INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO GIVE RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES UNTIL JUNE 11 TO PAY PROPERTY TAX

As Nassau residents and businesses struggle to cope with the financial hardships caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, which has halted almost all economic activity in the county, Majority Legislators have submitted an emergency resolution to give residents an...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: March 31, 2020

LEGISLATOR RHOADS ANNOUNCES PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT DRIVE FOR HEALTHCARE WORKERS

SATURDAY, APRIL 4, 2020  10:00AM  3:00 PM

WANTAGH PARK  1 KING RD., WANTAGH

Nassau County Legislator Steve Rhoads and Town of Hempstead Councilman Chris Carini are hosting...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: March 10, 2020

LEGISLATOR RHOADS INVITES YOU TO ATTEND A COMMUNITY POLICING FORUM

?LEGISLATOR RHOADS INVITES YOU TO 

ATTEND A COMMUNITY POLICING FORUM

 

TUESDAY, MARCH 24, 2020  -  7:00 PM

Wantagh High School – 3297 Beltagh Ave., Wantagh

Legislator Steve Rhoads and the Wantagh-Seaford Homeowners...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: March 10, 2020

LEGISLATOR RHOADS & BAXTER’S PET PANTRY PRESENT A SPRING PET FOOD DRIVE

MARCH 3RD – APRIL 30TH 2020

Baxter’s Pet Pantry was established in 2009 to assist families who might be having difficulty feeding their beloved pets, and to avoid having those family pets placed in a shelter as a result of these challen...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: March 3, 2020

WANTAGH FIRE DEPT. COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE

Wantagh fire dept. community blood drive 

Tuessday, march 31, 2020  •  2:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Wantagh Fire Department Headquarters - 3470 Park Ave., Wantagh

Nassau County Legislator Steve Rhoads and the Wantagh Fire D...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: February 25, 2020

LEGISLATURE CELEBRATES BLACK HISTORY MONTH, HONOR BLACK LEADERS

On Monday, February 24th, the Nassau County Legislature honored two community leaders as part of its Black History Month celebration. Each of the honorees have made significant contributions to making Nassau County the great community it is today.

The hono...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: February 25, 2020

BILL REQUIRING QUARTERLY CRIME REPORTS FROM NCPD PASSES LEGISLATURE

After introducing legislation earlier this month to require the Nassau County Police Department to produce a quarterly crime report on statistics relating to the effect of cashless bail in Nassau County, and after holding a hearing on the issue on Februar...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: February 18, 2020

LEGISLATOR RHOADS INVITES YOU TO A COMMUNITY FORUM ON: CRIMINAL JUSTICE REFORM

THURSDAY, FEB. 27, 2020 – 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Wantagh High School – 3297 Beltagh Ave., Wantagh

Legislator Steve Rhoads, Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder and Lt. Brian Sullivan, President of the Nassau County Correction Offi...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: February 10, 2020

LEGISLATOR RHOADS INVITES ALL VETERANS TO ATTEND A VETERANS BENEFIT WORKSHOP

Legislator Steve Rhoads is being joined by the Nassau County Veterans’ Services Agency, Jewish War Veterans, USVeteranscare and American Legion Post 1749 in sponsoring a Veterans’ Benefits Workshop on Sunday, February 16, 2020 from 1 p...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: February 10, 2020

LEGISLATIVE MAJORITY INTRODUCES BILL REQUIRING QUARTERLY CRIME REPORTS

The Legislative Majority Caucus will be holding a hearing on the ill-conceived Criminal Justice Reform passed by New York State. The so-called reform has led to suspects charged with serious crimes being released all over the state. In Nassau County, Poli...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: February 4, 2020

PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO APRIL 2, 2020

On January 2nd, the County released a new assessment roll for the 2021-2022 year. Despite the rapidly approaching grievance deadline, many residents have not yet received new Notices of Tentative Assessment, leaving them with just a little over a month to...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: January 30, 2020

LEGISLATURE INTRODUCES RESOLUTION EXTENDING TAX GRIEVANCE DEADLINE

The Nassau County Legislature has introduced a resolution to extend the deadline of the Property Tax Assessment Grievance Period until April 1st.

On January 2nd, the County released a new assessment roll for the 2021-2022 year. Despite the rapidly approach...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: January 30, 2020

LEGISLATOR RHOADS HOLDS TOWN HALL MEETING ABOUT CASHLESS BAIL

Nassau County Legislator Steve Rhoads joined with Legislator Tom McKevitt, Legislator Rose Marie Walker, Legislator John Ferretti, Councilman Dennis Dunne and Nassau County Correction Officers Benevolent Association President Brian Sullivan to hold a town...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: January 30, 2020

LEGISLATURE UNANIMOUSLY PASSES RELIEF FOR SANDY VICTIMS

The Nassau County Legislature unanimously passed legislation at the January 27th Legislative Meeting in Mineola that will continue to support those still rebuilding their homes in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.

The measure extended the waiver for all Co...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: January 15, 2020

LEGISLATURE PASSES S.A.F.E.R. GRANT TO INCREASE FIRE DEPARTMENT FUNDS

LEGISLATURE PASSES S.A.F.E.R. GRANT 

TO INCREASE FIRE DEPARTMENT FUNDS 

On Monday, January 13th, the Nassau County Legislature held their first committee meeting of 2020, and passed funding for Nassau’s volunteer fire departments...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: January 15, 2020

STEVE RHOADS SWORN IN FOR NEW TERM AS NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATOR

STEVE RHOADS SWORN IN FOR NEW 

TERM AS NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATOR 

On Monday, January 13th, Legislator Steve Rhoads was sworn in for a new term in the Nassau County Legislature for the 13th Legislative Session. Nassau County Clerk Maureen O&...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: January 9, 2020

LEGISLATOR RHOADS MOBILE OFFICE HOURS

LEGISLATOR RHOADS MOBILE OFFICE HOURS

Saturday, February 1, 2020  -  10:00 am to 12:00 noon

Wantagh Public Library – 3285 Park Ave., Wantagh

Legislator Steve Rhoads will be holding mobile office hours to meet one on one with resid...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: January 8, 2020

LEGISLATOR RHOADS TO HOST PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE WORKSHOPS IN 19TH LD

Legislator Steve Rhoads is hosting 2020 Property Tax Assessment Grievance Workshops for all homeowners who disagree with the assessed value of their home as indicated on the 2021-2022 Tentative Notice of Assessment.  At the workshops, a represent...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: January 8, 2020

LEGISLATOR RHOADS IS HOSTING A PRESENTATION ON: VAPES & VAPING: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

legislator rhoads is hosting a presentation on: 

VAPES & VAPING: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

 

Wednesday, January 29th – 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Brookside School – 1260 Meadowbrook Rd., N. Merrick

 

Legislator Rh...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: December 19, 2019

STOP THE BLEED - SAVE A LIFE TRAINING

Legislator Steve Rhoads is joining together with Legislator Tom McKevitt, Assemblyman David McDonough, The Bellmore-Merrick CHSD, Community Parent Center and the Bellmore-Merrick Community Coalition to sponsor the “Stop The Bleed” Trai...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: December 18, 2019

LEGISLATOR RHOADS ATTENDS DEDICATION OF JOHN J. CIOTTI MEETING ROOM

LEGISLATOR RHOADS ATTENDS DEDICATION OF JOHN J. CIOTTI MEETING ROOM 

On Monday, December 10th, Legislator Steve Rhoads joined with the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature and the family of the late Legislator John J. Ciotti to dedicat...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: December 6, 2019

YOU CAN LEARN HOW TO SAVE A LIFE! “STOP THE BLEED” PROGRAM

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 15th – 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Merrick Jewish Center – 225 Fox Blvd., Merrick

Nassau County Legislator Steve Rhoads, Councilman Elect Chris Carini and the Merrick-Bellmore Jewish Community Council are sponsoring the &ldqu...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: December 5, 2019

Toys for Tots

Nassau County Legislator Steve Rhoads has teamed up with the

United States Marine Corps for the Toys for Tots Holiday Gift Drive.

New, unwrapped toys will be collected until

MONDAY, DECEMBER 16TH

Toys for Tots Holiday Gift Drive drop-off boxes for new, unwrap...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: November 27, 2019

LEGISLATURE VOTES TO CREATE OFFICE OF CRIME VICTIM ADVOCATE

Last month, the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature added amendments to the County Executive’s Budget to create an Office of Crime Victim Advocates to aid victims and witnesses of violent crimes in Nassau County. Today, the Legislat...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: October 23, 2019

LEGISLATURE JOINS WITH STATE ASSEMBLY TO ANNOUNCE REASSESSMENT RELIEF CREDIT

Assemblyman Ed Ra has introduced new legislation in the State Assembly to address the unfair burden placed on residents whose taxes will go down, but will continue to pay more than their fair share of property taxes because of the proposed five year phase...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: October 22, 2019

HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY HALLOWEEN REMEMBER THESE IMPORTANT SAFETY TIPS

Halloween brings jack-o-lanterns, whimsical costumes, and visits from young neighbors in disguise. Legislator Steve Rhoads and the Nassau County Department of Health offer these Halloween Safety Tips to help keep this holiday safe and enjoyable for everyo...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: October 22, 2019

PLEASE DONATE BLOOD - NEW YORK BLOOD CENTER ISSUES URGENT CALL FOR DONORS

REGION’S BLOOD SUPPLY HAS NEVER BEEN LOWER 

Critical blood shortage stems from decline in donor base and increased demand for blood

New York’s blood supply has never been lower, and New York Blood Center (NYBC) is urgently calli...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: October 16, 2019

MINORITY CAUCUS FAILS TO OVERRIDE VETO OF “ASSESSMENT BILL OF RIGHTS”

Earlier this Summer, the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature introduced a number of bills meant to help improve fairness and transparency in the County Executive’s Assessment Process. After passing the full Legislature, the County E...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: October 15, 2019

Shed the Meds Drug Take-Back Event

Legislator Steve Rhoads is joining together with the Nassau County Police Department, Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District and the Community Parent Center to host a “Shed the Meds” Drug Take-Back event at Grand Avenue Middle S...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: October 8, 2019

2019 PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS WORKSHOPS

FRIDAY, OCT. 18TH – 1:00 PM TO 2:30 PM

Bellmore Memorial Public Library – 2288 Bedford Ave., Bellmore

 

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 23RD – 1:00 PM TO 2:30 PM

Freeport Memorial Public Library – 144 W. Merrick Rd., Freeport

N...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: October 8, 2019

LEGISLATOR RHOADS AND THE ALZHEIMER’S FOUNDATION OF AMERICA PRESENT A MEMORY SCREENING PROGRAM

wednesday, october 16th  -  10:00 Am to 2:00 PM

Bellmore Memorial Public Library – 2288 Bedford Ave., Bellmore

 

Nassau County Legislator Steve Rhoads invites you to have a FREE memory screening sponsored by the ...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: October 8, 2019

LEGISLATIVE MAJORITY INTRODUCES BILL PERMANENTLY FUNDING TUITION ASSISTANCE FOR FIRST RESPONDERS

On October 7th, Nassau County Legislator Steve Rhoads, a 27-year veteran of the Wantagh Volunteer Fire Department, Presiding Officer Richard Nicolello and members of the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature joined with members of the volunteer...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: September 24, 2019

LEGISLATURE PASSES ASSESSMENT BILL OF RIGHTS

After announcing a series of reforms called the “Assessment Bill of Rights” earlier this summer, Legislator Steve Rhoads and the Majority Caucus of the Nassau County Legislature are proud to announce the legislative passage of these bi...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: September 12, 2019

BLOOD DRIVE

tUEsday, OCTOBER 1, 2019  •  2:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Wantagh Fire Department Headquarters - 3470 Park Ave., Wantagh

Nassau County Legislator Steve Rhoads and the Wantagh Fire Department are joining together to host a Community...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: September 12, 2019

NARCAN TRAINING COMMUNITY FORUM

NARCAN TRAINING COMMUNITY FORUM

YOU CAN SAVE A LOVED ONE FROM OVERDOSE!

 

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 3rd  – 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Tackapausha Museum & Preserve – 2225 Washington Ave., Seaford

Every day, at least one Long Islander ...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: September 5, 2019

SCHOOL IS OPEN – DRIVE CAREFULLY!

Nassau County Legislator Steve Rhoads would like to remind drivers to be extra cautious when driving now that school is open, especially when driving in school zones.

School zones are areas marked off near all schools. These areas usually have slower speed...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: August 27, 2019

LEGISLATOR RHOADS AND THE COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT OFFER SAFETY TIPS TO PREVENT STOLEN CARS

LEGISLATOR STEVE RHOADS AND THE 

NASSAU COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT OFFER 

SAFETY TIPS TO PREVENT STOLEN CARS 

AND LARCENIES FROM VEHICLES

Legislator Steve Rhoads and the Nassau County Police Department would like to alert the public t...

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Legislative District 19
Posted on: August 19, 2019

FACEBOOK LIVE TOWN HALL MEETING Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 7:00 PM LOG IN

Ask your Legislator a question right from your Living Room!

Legislators Steve Rhoads and Tom McKevitt will be hosting a Facebook Live Town Hall meeting, and you are invited to participate.  The Town Hall meeting will feature the Legislato...

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Legislative District 19

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Posted on: November 12, 2019

In New Shared-Services Effort, Nassau and Suffolk Team Up For MWBE/SDVOB Disparity Study

Initiative will review minority, women, and veteran-owned businesses capacity and utilization with aim of boosting participation in county procurement on Long Island

MINEOLA – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and Suffolk County Executive Stev...

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Posted on: January 30, 2020

Curran Announces Commemoration Campaign for 75th Anniversary of End of World War II

MINEOLA, NY – As the world observes the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced that the County will launch a year-long series of programs, observances, and tributes in coordinat...

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Veterans Service Agency

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